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Saudi Prince Badr bin Salman bin Saud dies

His funeral prayers will be held on Sunday  Saudi royal Prince Badr bin Salman bin Saud bin Abdulaziz Al Saud passed away on Saturday, December 24, the official Saudi Press Agency quoted the Royal Court as stating. His funeral prayer will be performed on Sunday after Asr prayer at Imam Turki bin Abdullah Mosque in Riyadh, SPA addd. Last month, ...

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Pakistan Threatens Nuclear Attack On Israel

Concern about the effects of fake news racheted up a notch Sunday with a tweet from Pakistan’s defense minister threatening nuclear war with Israel on the mistaken belief Israel’s defense minister had threatened Pakistan if it sent troops to Syria. Fake news has been credited with contributing to the election of Donald Trump as president of the United States. Now ...

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31 hurt in Sabarimala stampede

An iron railing collapsed as a crowd of pilgrims, waiting for over seven hours, surged forward : As many as 31 persons were injured, 12 of them seriously, in a minor stampede at Malikappuram at Sabarimala Sannidhanam on the eve of the annual Mandalam festival on Sunday. The stampede occurred immediately after the deeparadhana at the hill shrine around 6.40 ...

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Tata-Mistry tangle: 140 cases filed in multiple courts

Legal eagles including P Chidambaram, Ravi Kadam pad up for long-drawn battle MUMBAI, DECEMBER 25:   The Tata-Mistry boardroom battle is a noodle soup of legal suits, with a whopping 140 cases, caveats and injunctions filed in various courts in Mumbai and New Delhi. The cases have been filed in the Bombay High Court, city civil courts, Delhi High Court and ...

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Seven year old Bhatkali boy comes under wheel in Dubai, dies

Dubai: A seven-year-old boy was crushed to death by the wheels of a car when he was crossing the road at Murshid Bazar in Deira Dubai on Saturday. The deceased has been identified as Yalah S/o Maulavi Yusha Mohtisham. According to sources the boy Yalah was returning back to home on his cycle after attending a class from Irani bazar, ...

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Man wanted in acid attack case arrested after 22 years

Mangaluru, Dec 24: Dakshina Kannada district police have nabbed an accused who was on the run for the past 22-years. The accused Shankar Gowda, 63, was wanted in a case registered against him in Belthangady police station limits and had evaded the law for this long. A team of police officials led by PSI, Belthangady PS based on a tip ...

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Couple set themselves on fire over grief of childlessness

Udupi: In a tragic incident, a childless couple allegedly committed suicide by setting themselves ablaze at Hirgana village near Karkala in Udupi district.   Sitaram Acharya (55) and his wife Sunanda Acharya (45) were living in a house in a slightly isolated area at Hirgana village. The couple were childless but religious-minded. According to the Karkala Town Police, inability to ...

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