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Indian space pioneer, former ISRO chief Udupi Ramachandra Rao ...

Eminent space scientist and former Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) Chairman Udupi Ramachandra Rao passed away in Bengaluru in the wee hours today due to age related ailments.He was 85. "Rao breathed his last during the early hours, around 3 AM today," ISRO Public Relations Director Deviprasad Karnik told PTI.He was suffering from age related ailments and breathed his last at his residence in the city.Rao is survived by his wife, a son and a daughter, ISRO officials said.Born in ... Rediff.com, 5 minutes ago
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Should Rohit play 1st Test vs Sri Lanka?

Should India play three spinners?Pick your Indian team for the first Test against Sri Lanka in Galle. IMAGE: Rohit Sharma. Photograph: BCCI With a new head coach in charge, Team India will look to continuing its good run in Tests when it takes on Sri Lanka in a three Test series, beginning July 26.Ravi Shastri, who is back at the helm as coach and bonded well with Captain Virat Kohli, will be keen to repeat India's success in Sri Lanka from two years ago when the Indians won 2-1.World No 1 ...
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Women's World Cup final: What went wrong for India

IMAGE: India's Jhulan Goswami (left) and teammates wear a dejected look at the end of the World Cup final on Sunday. Photograph: Andrew Couldridge/Action Images via Reuters India captain Mithali Raj admitted wilting under pressure in a tense run chase against England in the World Cup final but said they will walk out as a proud bunch. "Yes, I'm proud of the team. It wasn't easy for England but credit to them for keeping their nerves. There was a time where the match was in the balance, but we ...
 Rediff.com8 hours ago Turning Point: Shrubsole brings England back to life  Rediff.com8 hours ago PIX: England edge India by 9 runs to win Women's World Cup in thrilling finish  Rediff.com8 hours ago PHOTOS: England vs India, ICC Women's World Cup final  Rediff.com9 hours ago
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Sports Shorts: Froome claims fourth Tour title

Near perfect Froome claims fourth Tour title IMAGE:  Chris Froome of Great Britain and Team Sky toasts a glass of champagne with his team. Photograph: Chris Graythen/Getty Images Chris Froome put on a near-perfect performance to claim his fourth Tour de France and move within one title of cycling's greatest on Sunday as Team Sky tightened their grip on the classic race. The Briton suffered a few hiccups but was always in control over the three-week race thanks to his excellent team mates ...
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Tried to protect Constitution, not just in letter but in spirit as well: Prez

President Pranab Mukherjee on Sunday cautioned the government against using the ordinance route to bring in a law, saying it should be used only in a compelling situation and not taken recourse to in monetary matters. IMAGE: President Pranab Mukherjee gestures during his farewell ceremony in the Central Hall of Parliament in New Delhi on Sunday. Photograph: Shahbaz Khan/PTI Photo At a farewell function in Parliament, he also told the opposition not to disrupt proceedings in the two Houses as ...
 Rediff.com10 hours ago President Mukherjee to address nation for the last time tomorrow  Rediff.com11 hours ago Parliament stands for debate, discussion, dissent: Outgoing Prez  Rediff.com13 hours ago Watch LIVE! President Pranab Mukherjee's farewell  Rediff.com14 hours ago
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Sell your wife if you can't build toilet for her, Bihar DM tells villagers

Raking up a controversy, Bihar's Aurangabad District Magistrate Kanwal Tanuj has said that those who cannot build a toilet for their wives, should sell them.He was addressing a public gathering on Saturday on a cleanliness drive in Jamhore village of the Aurangabad district."Due to lack of toilets, women get raped and harassed. It only costs Rs. 12,000 for the construction of the toilet. Is 12,000 more than anyone's wife's dignity? Who can let her wife get raped in return of Rs. 12000?" Tanuj ...
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15 MPs agree to sign no-confidence motion against UK PM: Report

Around 15 Conservative party MPs have agreed to sign a no-confidence motion against British Prime Minister Theresa May as part of a plot to oust her, according to a media report. Although the letter of no confidence falls short of the 48 names required to trigger a leadership contest, the UK Parliament's summer break could prove critical for May's future as British prime minister, 'The Sunday Times' reported.  "The numbers change from day to day depending on what's happened but there are ...
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9 soldiers, 2 civilians killed in July in Indo-Pak LoC skirmishes

Nine soldiers among 11 people were killed while 16 others injured in border skirmishes this month between India and Pakistan along the Line of Control in in Jammu and Kashmir. Amid one of the worst fatalities in recent times, the month also saw over 110 livestock falling prey to shellings and firings by Pakistani army in which nearly 35 structures, including over two dozen houses were damaged along the LoC in Rajouri district alone. The repeated skirmishes saw over 4,000 villagers from near ...
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Will ISL inspire youth to take up football as career?

IMAGE: Nita Ambani said that ISL had ‘rekindled’ love for the beautiful game in India The ISL 2017 witnessed a spike of over 103 per cent in domestic players' salary as compared to the inaugural year, as the 10 clubs together spent  48.85 crore on Sunday to secure signatures of 156 players in the player draft in Mumbai. The Indian Super League 2014 player draft, the first ever draft held in India, saw  24 crore being spent by eight clubs. Anas Edathodika and ...
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Pak national comes to TN by boat from Sri Lanka, held

A 65-year-old Pakistan national has been arrested on charges including of drug-peddling, police said on Sunday. The arrest comes ahead of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit to Rameswaram in the district to inaugurate a memorial for former president late APJ Abdul Kalam on July 27. Mohammed Yunus, from Karachi, was arrested from a lodge in Ervadi, they said. Ervadi is famous for its centuries-old dargah in Ramanathapuram district. When he was arrested on Saturday, he neither had a passport ...
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