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PM Modi speaks to Ukraine's Volodymyr Zelenskyy, conveys India’s readiness to contribute to any peace efforts
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PM Modi speaks to Ukraine's Volodymyr Zelenskyy, conveys India’s readiness to contribute to any peace efforts

During the telephonic conversation, PM Modi reiterated his call for an early cessation of hostilities and the need to pursue the path of dialogue and diplomacy

Explained: What happens when the sun goes to ‘sleep’?
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Explained: What happens when the sun goes to ‘sleep’?

There are times when the sunspots disappear from the sun’s surface and the star enters a ‘quiet’ period. Indian researchers have shed light on what happens in the sun’s polar and interior regions during this phase

China’s ‘Haiji No.1’ begins operations: All about Asia’s deepest offshore oil platform and its significance  
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China’s ‘Haiji No.1’ begins operations: All about Asia’s deepest offshore oil platform and its significance  

This is the first time China has installed a fixed jacket, a structure pinned to the seafloor to support offshore oil and gas production facilities, at a water depth of nearly 300 metres

India vs South Africa 3rd T20I Live Score updates: SA 119/1 after 12 overs vs IND
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India vs South Africa 3rd T20I Live Score updates: SA 119/1 after 12 overs vs IND

India vs South Africa, 3rd T20I, LIVE CRICKET SCORE and UPDATES, Ball by ball commentary: South Africa lost Temba Bavuma early but Quinton de Kock has been scoring runs at a brisk pace

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Champions League: We've been the best, can't put Real Madrid's fantastic record down to luck, says Carvajal
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Champions League: We've been the best, can't put Real Madrid's fantastic record down to luck, says Carvajal

Reigning champions Real Madrid are the most successful side in the history of the Champions League with 14 titles, including five in the last nine seasons.

Indonesia football stampede: Minute's silence to be observed at Champions League and other UEFA events
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Indonesia football stampede: Minute's silence to be observed at Champions League and other UEFA events

Indonesia witnessed its worst stadium disaster earlier this week as clashes broke out between fans and security officials at the Kanjuruhan Stadium following a match between fierce rivals Arema FC and rival Persebaya Surabaya, leaving at least 174 dead.

Pakistan joins hands with the UN in an appeal to seek USD 800 million
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Pakistan joins hands with the UN in an appeal to seek USD 800 million

Pakistan and the United Nations join hands and launch an appeal to seek USD 800 million for rehabilitation of those affected by the recent floods in the country.

Uttar Pradesh's Faizabad Cantt will now be known as Ayodhya Cantonment
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Uttar Pradesh's Faizabad Cantt will now be known as Ayodhya Cantonment

In October last year, the Faizabad Cantt railway station was renamed as Ayodhya Cantt railway station, while in 2018, the whole district was renamed as Ayodhya district

How the backlash to the Adipurush teaser throws open a whole line of questions!
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How the backlash to the Adipurush teaser throws open a whole line of questions!

The makers of Adipurush were advised against signing Saif Ali Khan for Raavan. But they wouldn’t listen. Their argument was, it is the role of the villain. Which is akin to arguing that Raavan is the villain of the Ramayana. He may or may not be.

Ex-F1 boss Bernie Ecclestone to stand trial in October 2023 for multi-million-pound fraud
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Ex-F1 boss Bernie Ecclestone to stand trial in October 2023 for multi-million-pound fraud

Ecclestone, who appeared in London's Southwark Crown Court on Tuesday, was charged in July for failing to declare overseas assets to the tune of £400 million ($453 million) to the UK government.

5 arrested for smuggling 2,200 kg beef from Bengaluru to Goa
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5 arrested for smuggling 2,200 kg beef from Bengaluru to Goa

The Ramanagara district police chased the gang and intercepted it at the Excise check-post at Amod in the Joida Circle of Uttara Kannada district on 2 October

Japan Open: Nick Kyrgios cruises past Tseng Chun-hsin in straight sets to reach last 16
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Japan Open: Nick Kyrgios cruises past Tseng Chun-hsin in straight sets to reach last 16

Nick Kyrgios dropped just seven points on his own service in his opening match at the Japan Open as he dismantled world number 87 Tseng in 1hr, 6min.

Massive security at Shivaji Park, BKC ahead of Dussehra rallies of Sena factions
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Massive security at Shivaji Park, BKC ahead of Dussehra rallies of Sena factions

Mumbai Police are on their toes as a large number of Sena workers have started arriving in Mumbai from various parts of Maharashtra

Kirpal Singh Bir passes away: Last witness of Kishangarh violence is no more
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Kirpal Singh Bir passes away: Last witness of Kishangarh violence is no more

A rural historian, scientist and a champion of people’s cause who migrated to India from Burma during the Second World War, died on 13 September this year. Here’s a tribute to him

Tantrik performs ritual to resurrect snakebite victim outside hospital in Madhya Pradesh
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Tantrik performs ritual to resurrect snakebite victim outside hospital in Madhya Pradesh

According to eyewitnesses, the ritual was performed by the tantrik at the gate of the district hospital for two hours

Igor Stimac signs contract extension as Indian football team head coach till 2023 AFC Asian Cup
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Igor Stimac signs contract extension as Indian football team head coach till 2023 AFC Asian Cup

"I am extremely happy that the AIFF has placed the trust in the process that we have put in," said Igor Stimac.

Why Kartik Aaryan and not Prabhas fits the bill in the role of Lord Ram!
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Why Kartik Aaryan and not Prabhas fits the bill in the role of Lord Ram!

For me, Prabhas as Ram is hugely problematic. He is no doubt a huge star and has also shown his comfort level with a costume drama in the past. However, playing Rama is not only about carrying the costumes well.

10% reservation for females under Agniveer scheme in IAF from 2023, announces Air Chief Marshal VR Chaudhari
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10% reservation for females under Agniveer scheme in IAF from 2023, announces Air Chief Marshal VR Chaudhari

Air Chief Marshal VK Chaudhari said that 3,000 Agniveer Vayu will be recruited in the Indian Air Force by the end of this year

To emerge as a national force, TRS likely to be renamed Bharata Rashtra Samiti
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To emerge as a national force, TRS likely to be renamed Bharata Rashtra Samiti

The TRS general body meet, scheduled to be held on Wednesday at 'Telangana Bhavan', the party headquarters, will pass a resolution effecting the name change

India forward Mumtaz Khan named FIH Women's Rising Star of the Year
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India forward Mumtaz Khan named FIH Women's Rising Star of the Year

Mumtaz, who scored eight goals in six matches for India in the Junior World Cup in South Africa, narrowly beat Belgium's Charlotte Englebert for the award.