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Kerala tells Idukki residents to go to camps, Tamil Nadu to release dam water

Water level at the 123-year-old dam has risen to 138 feet, inching close to the permissible level of 142 feet, it was informed.<p>Written by | …

India

'Team India is only enjoying coffee in England': Sandip Patil slams Virat Kohli, Ravi Shastri

Team India is facing criticism from all quarters after suffering a embarrassing loss in the Lord's test match against England. Former chairman of …

Virat Kohli

Independence Day Special: Rare Photos of Indian Freedom Fighters

India | News18 | August 15, 2018, 12:41 am<p>1/ 11<p>Subhas Chandra Bose, an Indian nationalist who fought the British during the Second World War. (Image: …

India

Rajinikanth criticises Tamil Nadu CM for not attending Karunanidhi’s funeral, AIADMK hits back

State Fisheries Minister D Jayakumar said that the Tamil actor ‘lacks political maturity’.<p>The All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam on Tuesday …

India

Fernando Alonso to retire from Formula One at end of season

By AFP<p>LONDON: Two-time world champion Fernando Alonso announced on Tuesday that he will retire from Formula One at the end of the season after his …

Motor Racing

Italy rescuers search for survivors after motorway collapse kills at least 22

Firefighters searched into the night on Tuesday for survivors and bodies amid the rubble of a motorway bridge that collapsed in the morning in the …

Natural Disasters

‘Tracking groundwater pollutants in real-time’

Scientists have developed a low-cost method to monitor groundwater pollutants in real-time, and help reduce potential health risks.<p>Groundwater …

Pollution

Trump Calls Former White House Aide Omarosa Newman 'That Dog', Faces Backlash

Newman first gained fame as a contestant on Trump's reality show 'The Apprentice', and then secured a USD 180,000-a-year staff job at the White House.<p>…

Donald Trump

GST fraud case: The Accidental Prime Minister director gets bail

Vijay Ratnakar Gutte was arrested on August 2 by the Directorate General of Goods and Services Tax Intelligence (DGGI) for an alleged Goods and …

India

UEFA Super Cup: Ronaldo-less Real Madrid face first big test

Following the departures of Cristiano Ronaldo and Zinedine Zidane, Real Madrid gets its first test against crosstown rival Atletico Madrid in the …

Soccer

Outrage in Kashmir over Shaurya Chakra award for Major Aditya Kumar

Honouring Major Aditya with the Shaurya Chakra would further alienate the people of Kashmir, PDP chief spokesman Rafi Ahmed Mir told The New Indian …

India

Thieves Take Wing With 1 Million Euros Worth of Red Bull in Belgium

The energy drink -- whose slogan is "Red Bull gives you wings" -- was stolen on Sunday from an industrial estate in Menin district, on the French …

India News

It has been 5 years but India still has no answers on its biggest peacetime military loss

<b>Mishap killed 18 crew members onboard the INS Sidhurakshak, a Russian Kilo-class submarine in Mumbai’s Dockyard; probe reports are marked</b> …

Military

A Relentless Mother, Fed-Up Son & a Doctor Want Answers from Modi - The Quint

A mother is relentlessly searching for her son, who disappeared from one of the country’s premier universities, nearly two years ago.<p>A son lost his …

India

Teen girl killed in Rohtak: Victim’s cousin, shooter among three arrested, say police

The Dalit youth and his father are in jail after a case was registered against them on the allegation that they had forged documents to change the …

Delhi

India's tallest waterfall Jog Falls in full flow

Updated: August 14, 2018 20:08 IST<p>August 14, 2018 20:07 IST<p>Updated: August 14, 2018 20:08 IST<p>more-in<p>Jog Falls located downstream of Linganamakki …

India

Google to livestream PM Narendra Modi's Independence Day speech

By Express News Service<p>NEW DELHI: If you type in <b>Independence Day</b> on Google, you will be directed to Prime Minister Narendra Modi's speech on YouTube …

India

Mamata Banerjee criticises BJP’s proposal of ‘one nation, one election’

BJP president Amit Shah has supported the idea of holding Lok Sabha and Assembly polls simultaneously, saying this will curb expenditure and also …

India

Why this Madhya Pradesh town celebrated Independence Day on August 10

A town in Madhya Pradesh has celebrated 72nd Independence Day on August 10, five days before the rest of the country. The reason being that the …

India

Three-year-old Chennai girl to shoot 1111 arrows non-stop on Independence Day, in Guinness bid

Getting tired of holding your shopping bag for too long? Or are you complaining about having to type for too long on your computer? Well, hold on to …

General Hospital

Rajasthan: Congress alleges 42 lakh duplicate entries in voter list, asks EC to investigate

The Opposition party submitted a memorandum to Chief Election Commissioner OP Rawat.<p>The Congress on Tuesday alleged that there were 42 lakh duplicate …

India

Parineeti Chopra-starrer Namaste England poster cuts Aksai Chin out of India’s map

<b>Misrepresentation of Indian map in one of the posters of Vipul Amrutlal Shah’s Namaste England could spell legal trouble for the film.</b><p><b>New Delhi:</b> As …

India

Does Amit Shah Have His Father's Birth Certificate to Prove Citizenship: Mamata Banerjee

While taking dig at the government over the Assam NRC issue, Mamata Banerjee said that even cows should make their birth certificates, else they will …

India

Gauri Lankesh murder case: SIT invokes KCOCA against 12 accused

The KCOCA law has been invoked citing the involvement of several of the accused in the Lankesh case in several cases of communal crimes in Karnataka …

India

WPI inflation slows to 5.09% in July

Inflation at the wholesale level slowed to 5.09% in July largely due to a cooling down of food price inflation, according to official data released …

Price Index

Sania Mirza destroys Twitter troll for wishing her 'Happy Independence Day' on August 14

Sania Mirza is not only used to shooting aces on the tennis court but also known for hiiting brilliant returns on Twitter as well. She always seems …

Social Media

Maharashtra takes in-principle decision to join National Health Protection scheme

Maharashtra had earlier cited financial constraints — following the Rs 22,000-crore farm loan waiver — in joining the NDA government’s flagship …

India

U.K. anti-immigration lobby slams Indian IT firms

A lobbying group, which pushes for greater curbs on Britain’s immigration regime, has accused multinational IT companies, “typically based in India”, …

Migrant Workers

Delhi chief secretary case: AAP moves court, accuses police of ‘leaking chargesheet’ to the media

The court asked the police to reply to the petition by August 25.<p>Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal and his deputy Manish Sisodia on Tuesday moved …

India

Protest at Jamia against ‘bid to silence students’

Meanwhile, the JNU Students’ Union burnt an effigy of the “communal fascist brigade” on Monday night.<p>By: | New Delhi |<p>Happy Independence Day 2018 …

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