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Gandhi black belt to Republic-Day, Nobel talks to reality shows: Govt’s year-long Mahatma plan

International singers to virtual reality shows, symposia of Nobel peace laureates to talks by spiritual gurus, commemorative stamps and coins to Gandhi black belts — these are just some events in a...

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India can double per capita GDP in 30 years if it discards beliefs that perpetuate caste, gender ...

If India discards religious beliefs that perpetuate caste and gender inequalities, it could more than double its per capita gross domestic product (GDP) growth of the last 60 years in half the time...

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Australian fast bowler Mitchell Johnson announces retirement from all forms of cricket

Sydney: Australian cricketer Mitchell Johnson said Sunday he was retiring from all forms of cricket as his body was 'starting to shut down', almost three years after he stepped down from the intern...

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Cricket bat presented to Imran signed by Indian team on South Africa tour

A CRICKET bat presented to Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan by Indian High Commissioner to Islamabad Ajay Bisaria earlier this month was signed by the Indian cricket team during its South Africa ...

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Two Nigerians Arrested With Drugs Valued At Rs 5 Crore In Gurugram

Two Nigerians were arrested in Gurugram and 1.3 kg heroin valued at Rs 5 crore in the international market was seized from them, police said on Saturday. Accused Yao and Okelie, presently residing ...

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Usain Bolt arrives in Australia for trial stint with A-League football club

Usain Bolt says he's deadly serious about becoming a professional footballer and plans to show the world what he's capable of after arriving in Australia on Saturday for a trial stint with an A-Lea...

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South Africa, officially the Republic of South Africa, is a country located at the southern tip of Africa. It is divided into nine provinces and has 2,798 kilometres (1,739 mi) of coastline.