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India-origin kid is overnight hero on British TV

A 12-year-old Indian-origin contestant on a British television show has become an overnight sensation after he answered all questions correctly. DNA, 33 minutes ago
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100-million-year-old damselfly named after Sir David Attenborough

A new species of a 100-million- year-old damselfly discovered in Myanmar has been named in honour of famed British broadcaster and naturalist Sir David Attenborough, scientists said today. The species, belonging to a group more commonly known as shadowdamsels, has been named Mesosticta davidattenboroughi. Researchers decided to name the new species after David Attenborough because of his long-standing appreciation of dragonflies, and to celebrate his 90th birthday. Mesosticta ...
 Rediff.com7 hours ago 100-mln-year-old damselfly named after Sir David Attenborough  Business Standard5 hours ago
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When the British arrested Annie Besant, who, with Tilak, demanded Home Rule

Dr Annie Besant, an Englishwoman, was part of India's freedom movement. 100 years ago, she was placed under house arrest by the British in a bungalow in Ooty.It was here she unfurled the Home Rule flag as a symbol for India's right to self government.Photographs: Rajesh Karkera/Rediff.com Places of lived history, like a house, lead one to wonder what the past must have been like. Stockbridge House in Ooty is where Dr Annie Besant was placed under house arrest by the British for three months ...
 Rediff.com10 hours ago Annie Besant was placed under House Arrest in this house  Rediff.com10 hours ago Pakistan extends house arrest of Islamist blamed for 2008 Mumbai attacks  Sify2 weeks ago

Britain seeks Brexit without borders for Northern Ireland

British government has said that it does not want any border posts between Ireland and the British province of Northern Ireland after Brexit.In a position paper on Brexit, part of its negotiations with the European Union, UK Government said that the ...
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PM received over 13,000 suggestions for I-Day speech

New Delhi : India on Tuesday celebrates 70 years of freedom from British rule, an event that will be celebrated with the customary pomp and glory. The highlight of Independence Day celebrations will be Prime Minister Narendra Modi's speech from the ramparts ...
 Sify1 day ago Books to celebrate 70 years of independence  DNA3 days ago Nawaz Sharif starts 'caravan' to Lahore, thousands attend rally in support  Business Standard6 days ago Google celebrates with Independence day with a parliament themed doodle  Sify1 day ago
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Auckland's War Museum all set to lit up for India

To mark India's 70 years of Independence from British rule, Auckland?s War Museum in New Zealand, for the first time ever, is all set lit up in the colours of the Indian National flag.
 DNA1 day ago As India marks 70 years of partition, memories fresh of border bloodshed  DNA2 days ago
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#IndependenceDay2017 | Amitabh Bachchan to Priyanka Chopra: Here's how B-Town wished their fans

It's August 15 today - the day India won its Independence from the British Raj. Just like the entire country, Bollywood celebs are also immersed in the spirit of the day. On the occasion of our 71st Independence Day, B-Town celebs, from Amitabh Bachchan, Shah ...
 DNA1 day ago Doordarshan allegedly refused to air Tripura CM's I-Day speech. But you can read the speech here  catchnews.com3 hours ago Independence Day 2017: Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik falls ill during celebrations, but recovers soon after  DNA21 hours ago Not just India, these countries also celebrate their Independence Day on 15th August  DNA1 day ago
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Democracy to cricket: 8 things that India inherited from the British

Though the argument that the British didn’t do anything without a motive to somehow benefit the Crown holds water, it wouldn’t be a stretch to say that the foundations of a modern-day India were laid by them
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12 days of fight and 12 years of exile

The revolt of 1857 against the British was largely fought in the plains of Uttar Pradesh, but a small non-descript village in Rajasthan has its own tale to tell. A story that has not been registered or recognised by the world. This small village by the name ...
 DNA1 day ago
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Could Partition have been less bloody?

The British administration ignored the mounting evidence of violence between Hindus and Muslims...Military historian Barney White-Spunner traces the countdown to the tragedy in his book, Partition. IMAGE: A nurse with child victims of communal violence in Amritsar during the Partition of British India, March 1947.The children's mother was stabbed to death in the riots and they were rescued by a British military patrol and taken to the hosptal for safety.Fighting took place between the city's ...
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