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Pakistani Hindus allowed to worship at Shiva temple after 20 years

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A Pakistani High Court gave permission to Hindus to conduct religious activity at a Shiva temple in Abbottabad after almost 20 years.

Legendary filmmaker Kasinathuni Viswanath wins Dadasaheb Phalke Award 2016

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As a presenter of classical and traditional art, music and dance, K Viswanath has been a guiding force in the Indian film industry.

World Malaria Day 2017 observed globally

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In sub-Saharan Africa, Malaria case incidence and death rates fell by 21 per cent and 31 per cent respectively.

101-year-old Man Kaur bags gold in 100m event at World Masters Games

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The Chandigarh-based sprinter will also compete in the 200m race on 26 April 2017. She has also registered to take part in the shot put and javelin throw events.

Arunachal Pradesh: Students Union protest against China's claim over renaming places in state

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China’s move comes in the backdrop of the latest visit of Dalai Lama to Arunachal Pradesh, a state that is claimed as South Tibet of Tibet by China.

Newton wins Best Film at Hong Kong Film Festival

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Directed by Amit Masurkar, Newton is a political satire. The movie revolves around Newton Kumar, a rookie government clerk, who is sent on election duty to a naxal-controlled town in the conflict-ridden jungles of Chhattisgarh.

Sulkhan Singh appointed as DGP of Uttar Pradesh

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Sulkhan Singh succeeds Javeed Ahmed, who was transferred to a lower rank.

Double-decker AC train to be launched on high-density routes

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Indian Railways is going to launch a double-decker train on high demand routes, which would be less costly than 3AC in regular trains.

Pakistan’s Gwadar port leased to China Overseas Port Holding Company for 40 years

17 hrs ago
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Before COPHC, the control of the Gwadar port was with Singapore’s Port of Singapore Authority (PSA) International.

Rohan Bopanna and Pablo Cuevas won Monte-Carlo Masters Men’s Doubles title

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The duo defeated seventh-seeded Spaniards Feliciano Lopez and Marc Lopez 6-3, 3-6, 10-4 in 74 minutes in the Monte-Carlo Rolex Masters final.

Saudi Arabia King's son Prince Khaled appointed as US Envoy

18 hrs ago
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The appointment of Prince Khaled to Washington signals the Saudi kingdom’s eagerness to strengthen bilateral ties with US under President Donald Trump.

Rafael Nadal wins Monte Carlo Masters Men’s Singles title

18 hrs ago
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With the win, Nadal became the first man in the Open era to win the same event 10 times. He won eight Monte Carlo titles in a row from 2005 to 2012. He won the title again in the year 2016.

Google Doodle commemorated Kannada actor Rajkumar's 88th birthday

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Google pays tribute to Kannada acting legend Rajkumar through a special doodle, preserving his legacy.

Google to introduce 'Copyless Paste' feature

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The Copyless Paste feature will take data from Chrome usage and use that to improve the experience in other apps.

Yogi Adityanath inaugurated National Panchayati Raj Diwas function

1 day ago
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The day is observed every year to mark the passing of the Constitution (73rd Amendment) Act, 1992, which came into effect on 24 April 1993.

India Post releases commemorative postage stamp on coffee as fragrance stamp

1 day ago
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Union Minister of State Nirmala Sitharaman expressed happiness over coffee growing extending to non-traditional areas like Araku in Andhra Pradesh, parts of hilly Odisha and other places in North India.

Kailash Satyarthi honoured with P C Chandra Puraskaar 2017

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Satyarthi was honoured with the award for his global crusade against child slavery and exploitative child labour.

India, South Korea signed MoU for Defence Industry Co-Operation in Shipbuilding

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The co-operation with South Korea will help India in upgrading and modernising its facilities and execute naval shipbuilding projects in a timely and cost effective manner.

World Book and Copyright Day 2017 observed

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Authors, publishers, booksellers, librarians around the world joined the celebrations of World Book and Copyright Day 2017.

English Language Day observed across the world

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English Language day is observed every year on 23 April to celebrate the multilingualism and cultural diversity of the UN.

1st India-Indonesia Energy Forum held in Jakarta

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On this occasion, a MoU was signed between India and Indonesia to strengthen cooperation in the field of oil and gas.

International Mother Earth Day 2017 observed across the world

2 days ago
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This year's theme highlights the fact that education is the foundation for progress. The world today needs a global citizenry fluent in the concepts of climate change and aware of its unprecedented threat to the earth.

Royal agencies of Thailand brought under control of King Vajiralongkorn

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The decision is another step in giving greater say to the king, who has been reshaping the palace and shown himself increasingly assertive on other front.

India wins elections to two UN subsidiary bodies

2 days ago
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India, along with 12 other members, was elected for the period of three years to the Committee for Programme and Coordination (CPC), a subsidiary body of the UN Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC).

Cubbon Park, Lalbagh to take up leaf composting to clear dry leaves

3 days ago
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The Horticulture Department has set up eight small leaf composters in two parks in Bengaluru to help deal with tonnes of dry leaves.

TripAdvisor presents Bali with 2017 Travelers' Choice Awards

3 days ago
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The 2017 TripAdvisor Travelers’ Choice Awards were determined using an algorithm that took into account the quantity and quality of reviews and ratings for hotels, restaurants and attractions in destinations worldwide.

India, South Korea sign pact for defence shipbuilding

3 days ago
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India and South Korea have signed a MoU to strengthen their cooperation on defence shipbuilding.

Golfers Aditi Ashok, SSP Chawrasia and Ali Sher win Golf Industry Association Awards 2017

3 days ago
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Aditi Ashok bagged the award for Outstanding Achievement. Aditi finished second in the Ladies European Tour (LET) order of merit in 2016.

TIME releases list of 100 Most Influential People of 2017

3 days ago
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PM Narendra Modi featured on the list as a political leader. He is described as a maestro of the art of political seduction, playing on the existential fears and cultural insecurities of people facing downward or blocked mobility.

Esports to be a medal event at 2022 Asian Games

3 days ago
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However, the Olympic Council of Asia has not yet announced the specific video games that will be a part of the next two Asian Games.

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