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  • Kharge to raise 'hand' this election

    Bengaluru: Congress leader in Lok Sabha Mallikarjun Kharge could be eyeing a bigger role after Karnataka Assembly elections. On Sunday, when asked about next Congress chief minister in Karnataka if the party wins, he declined to endorse the name of current CM Siddaramaiah for another...

  • Charge while you drive: Sweden has an electrifying announcement

    Stockholm: In a development that is likely boost electric car usage, Sweden is trying out an "eRoad" that allows electric vehicles to recharge while driving, according to CNN. Vehicles get charged by connecting to an electrified track built into the road via a moveable arm.When a vehicle...

  • French man donates half his skin to save twin brother

    Paris: In a amazing tale of selflessness, a French man, who suffered 95pc burns and had very little chance of survival, has been given a new lease of life, thanks to his twin brother.Franck Dufourmantelle, 34, a laboratory technician from Amiens, had less than one-percent chance of survival when a...

  • Hit by bad luck, Thai thief returns ancient temple brick

    Ayutthaya (Thailand): A Thai man returned an ancient brick he stole from a famous temple after encountering bad luck and ill heath, according to Bangkok Post. The man had stolen a brick from the famous Wat Chaiwatthanaram temple in Ayutthaya Historical Park. But it reportedly brought him...

  • ICC hits 50-over Champions Trophy for a six over identity crisis

    Kolkata: Terming the 50-over Champions Trophy as "too similar to a World Cup", ICC Chief Executive Dave Richardson on Thursday said the next edition of the tournament, in 2021, will be converted into a World T20. "The Champions Trophy, in a way, was too similar to the World Cup. It was...

  • Odisha police crack sensational wedding gift blast case

    Bhubaneswar: Police in Odisha have cracked the sensational wedding gift blast case in which a newly-married software engineer was killed and his wife was injured. The police arrested a college teacher identified as Punjilal Meher, who worked with the deceased's mother, reported BBC.Meher...

  • First polar bear to be born in tropics dies in Singapore zoo

    Singapore: The first polar bear to be born in the tropics has died aged 27 in a Singapore zoo due to medical complications arising from old age, according to reports. Inuka reportedly suffered from a range of problems such as arthritis, dental problems, and ear infections. A green tinge was...

  • World's biggest 'mosquito' found in China

    Hong Kong: The world's biggest mosquito will go on display at a museum in southwest China in May, according to SCMP The giant insect was discovered by Chinese entomologist Zhao Li during a field inspection at Qingcheng mountain in Sichaun province in August. Zhao, who heads the Insect Museum...

  • Asaram Bapu gets life term in 2013 rape case

    Jodhpur: Self-styled godman Asaram Bapu was on Wednesday convicted by the Jodhpur Scheduled Caste and Scheduled Tribe Court for raping a minor girl in his ashram here in Rajasthan in 2013. He was given a life term.The judgement in the case was pronounced by SC/ST cases special judge Madhu Sudan...

  • Kumaraswamy turns emotional while encountering son

    Bengaluru: Despite negative media surveys, JDS leader Kumaraswamy is leaving no stone unturned to bring his party to power. His son Nikhil Gowda is also campaigning for the party with the intention to make Kumaraswamy the next Chief Minister of Karnataka. What if they both encounter one another all...

  • Why do we need a biopic on Sanjay Dutt?

    Mumbai: The long-awaited teaser of Rajkumar Hirani's Sanjay Dutt biopic, now finally titled "Sanju", again prompted the question that had cropped up when the film was announced: Why do we need a biopic on the actor and which aspect of his life is inspirational? The answer is still the...

  • Why do we need a biopic on Sanjay Dutt?

    Mumbai: The long-awaited teaser of Rajkumar Hirani's Sanjay Dutt biopic, now finally titled "Sanju", again prompted the question that had cropped up when the film was announced: Why do we need a biopic on the actor and which aspect of his life is inspirational? The answer is still the...