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FIFA World Cup: Argentina, Poland advance to last 16 from Group C; already-qualified France lose to Tunisia
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FIFA World Cup: Argentina, Poland advance to last 16 from Group C; already-qualified France lose to Tunisia

Two-time former champions Argentina advanced after goals from Alexis Mac Allister and Julian Alvarez sealed victory over Poland in Group C while Australia sent sorry Denmark crashing out with a 1-0 victory in Group D.

Of Mice and Men: Man booked for water-torturing rat to death in running drain, autopsy ordered
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Of Mice and Men: Man booked for water-torturing rat to death in running drain, autopsy ordered

The complainant also attached a picture of the rat’s body tied to the stone. He alleged to have received the information about the incident from locals, who fished out the rat’s body from the drain

Gujarat Assembly elections phase 1: Who are the key candidates in the fray?
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Gujarat Assembly elections phase 1: Who are the key candidates in the fray?

In the first phase of the Gujarat Assembly elections, voting will be held on 89 seats. The fate of BJP’s Rivaba Jadeja, AAP CM nominee Isudan Gadhvi and Congress’ Paresh Dhanani will be sealed on 1 December, along with the other 785 candidates

Explained: Why actor Vijay Deverakonda was grilled for hours by Enforcement Directorate
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Explained: Why actor Vijay Deverakonda was grilled for hours by Enforcement Directorate

Vijay Deverakonda was questioned with regard to alleged Foreign Exchange Management Act, 1999 (FEMA) violations in connection with the funding of the film ‘Liger’. The ED began investigating after a complaint from Congress Telangana leader Bakka Judson

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Petrol Diesel Price Update: New petrol, diesel prices announced, know all details here
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Petrol Diesel Price Update: New petrol, diesel prices announced, know all details here

Today is the 193rd consecutive day when there has been no change in the price of petrol and diesel in India. Thus, there has been some relief for the common people on the inflation front

Ex Stream Benefits: From Tanaav to My Policeman to Khakee, revisiting the best on OTT in the month that was
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Ex Stream Benefits: From Tanaav to My Policeman to Khakee, revisiting the best on OTT in the month that was

With a few exceptions, November was another disappointing month on the streaming platform. The new season of The Crown, coming as it did right after the Queen’s death, was a major letdown. Looking at the ones that make the cut…

EXCLUSIVE | Abhishek Pathak on Drishyam 2's success amid failure of remakes: 'Part 1's cult following got people back'
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EXCLUSIVE | Abhishek Pathak on Drishyam 2's success amid failure of remakes: 'Part 1's cult following got people back'

In an exclusive interview with Firstpost, Abhishek Pathak says the success of Drishyam 2 doesn’t really come as a surprise, what makes Ajay Devgn stay reticent despite the blockbuster result, and what we can expect from the third part, which would serve as a conclusion.

FIFA World Cup: Results, Groups, Tables
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FIFA World Cup: Results, Groups, Tables

FIFA World Cup 2022: Check the latest results, fixtures, groups, tables of the football World Cup.

FIFA World Cup 2022 Points Table: Latest Standings
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FIFA World Cup 2022 Points Table: Latest Standings

FIFA World Cup Points Table: Wins, losses, draws, and points accumulated by teams in Group A Group B, Group C, Group D, Group E, Group F, Group G, and Group H.

FIFA World Cup 2022 Highlights: Argentina, Poland qualify to last 16 from Group C
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FIFA World Cup 2022 Highlights: Argentina, Poland qualify to last 16 from Group C

FIFA World Cup 2022 Highlights: Argentina beat Poland 2-0, while a 2-1 win for Mexico against Saudi Arabia was not enough for them to qualify for the last 16.

FIFA World Cup: Tunisia stun France 1-0 but fail to qualify for round of 16
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FIFA World Cup: Tunisia stun France 1-0 but fail to qualify for round of 16

It was Tunisia’s third victory at a World Cup, and it was France's first loss at the tournament since the 2014 quarterfinals, when Germany beat the team 1-0.

FIFA World Cup: Australia beat Denmark to enter round of 16
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FIFA World Cup: Australia beat Denmark to enter round of 16

It is Australia's first time in the World Cup knockout stage since 2006, the only other time they advanced out of the group stage.

India A vs Bangladesh A: Yashasvi Jaiswal, Abhimanyu Easwaran put visitors in commanding position
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India A vs Bangladesh A: Yashasvi Jaiswal, Abhimanyu Easwaran put visitors in commanding position

Both Jaiswal (145) and skipper Abhimanyu (142) scored tons to help visitors surge ahead, and forged a 283-run stand for the first wicket before the former departed. At stumps on Day 2, Tilak Varma (26*) and wicketkeeper-batter Upendra Yadav (27*) were unbeaten for the visitors.

India's GDP growth slips to 6.3% in July-September quarter
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India's GDP growth slips to 6.3% in July-September quarter

Manufacturing activity expansion continues in the December quarter (Q3) of FY23 while services activity expansion continues in Q3 of FY23, the CEA, adding that in an uncertain external environment, domestic demand is expected to drive GDP growth

German Chancellor Olaf Scholz likely to visit India twice next year: Ambassador
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German Chancellor Olaf Scholz likely to visit India twice next year: Ambassador

PM visited Germany in May for bilateral talks with the German Chancellor and followed it up with another visit in June for the G-7 Summit. Germany, which holds the G-7 Presidency, had invited India as a partner country for the summit

GM mustard plants must be uprooted to avoid spoiling environment: Activists tell SC
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GM mustard plants must be uprooted to avoid spoiling environment: Activists tell SC

A bench of Justices Dinesh Maheshwari and BV Nagarathna was told by advocate Prashant Bhushan, that no one knows about the effect of environmental release of the Genetically Modified (GM) mustard, which has the potential of contaminating all mustard seeds in the country

WATCH: Punajb Police lathi charge labour union members protesting near CM Bhagwant Mann's residence
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WATCH: Punajb Police lathi charge labour union members protesting near CM Bhagwant Mann's residence

The protestors, who included agricultural workers, gathered at the Patiala bypass after which they started moving towards the Chief Minister’s residence where there was heavy police deployment

FIFA World Cup: Cristiano Ronaldo misses Portugal training ahead of South Korea clash
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FIFA World Cup: Cristiano Ronaldo misses Portugal training ahead of South Korea clash

Ronaldo, without a club since leaving Manchester United during the tournament, scored a penalty in his country's opening win over Ghana.

Terror group Islamic State announces death of its chief Abu Hasan al-Hashimi al-Qurashi
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Terror group Islamic State announces death of its chief Abu Hasan al-Hashimi al-Qurashi

ISIS said al-Qurashi 'killed in combat'. After a meteoric rise in Iraq and Syria in 2014 that saw it conquer vast swathes of territory, IS saw its self-proclaimed "caliphate" collapse under a wave of offensives

Partha Chatterjee, close aide’s judicial remand extended till Dec 14
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Partha Chatterjee, close aide’s judicial remand extended till Dec 14

Seeking extension of their custody, the ED's lawyers submitted that among other revelations during the course of the probe, it is also investigating transactions in over 100 bank accounts, which it claimed were used for laundering proceeds sourced from criminal activities