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Sangeeta Bahl, 53, becomes oldest Indian woman to scale Mount Everest

Sangeeta Bahl, a 53-year-old former model and entrepreneur from Jammu and Kashmir, has become the oldest Indian woman to conquer Mount Everest. Bahl, who currently resides in Gurugram, was felicita...

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Sting claims corruption in cricket; ICC demands complete footage

New Delhi/Melbourne: A sting operation has claimed to unearth 'pitch-fixing' and 'spot-fixing' in Test matches featuring heavyweights like India and Australia but the ICC said its investigation int...

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J&K police crackdowns on 'keypad jehadis' who spew venom on social media to create unrest

The Jammu and Kashmir Police have registered cases against five Twitter handles and filed complaints with service providers against misleading posts on Facebook and WhatsApp.

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No fly-by-night operator will be allowed to play with data: Ravi Shankar Prasad

The government will not allow “fly-by-night” data mining firms to improperly harvest social media data of Indian citizens, Law and IT Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad has said. In an interview to PTI, ...

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J-K Police cracks down on 'keypad jehadis'

J-K Police cracks down on 'keypad jehadis'The police has registered cases against five twitter handles and filed complaints with service providers against such misleading posts on Facebook and What...

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No fly-by-night operator will be allowed to play with data: Prasad

The government has already slapped notices to the controversial, UK-based data mining firm Cambridge Analytica for improperly obtaining information from millions of Facebook users globally.

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