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  1. Furious N Srinivasan loses it when cornered and questionedRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Mid-Day Mumbai

    Controversial former BCCI chief N Srinivasan's presence at the SGM yesterday raised quite a few eyebrows. Srinivasan stands disqualified from being an office-bearer of Tamil Nadu Cricket Association as well as the BCCI in the wake of the Lodha Panel recommendations.


  2. NDA Presidential candidate Ram Nath Kovind to meet J&K MLAs tomorrow, seek supportRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Indian Express

    Dehradun: Uttarakhand Chief Minister Trivendra Singh Rawat greets NDA presidential candidate Ram Nath Kovind on his arrival at Jollygrant Airport in Dehradun on Monday. PTI Photo NDA's presidential candidate Ram Nath Kovind will meet Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti in Srinagar on Wednesday to seek the support of lawmakers from the state for the July 17 election.


  3. Jeevan Nedunchezhiyan qualifies for Wimbledon doublesRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Times of India

    An ankle injury to Hyeon ruled him out of the tournament and put Jeevan's chances of realising his "dream" in jeopardy CHENNAI: When Chennai's Ramesh Krishnan played his last Wimbledon in 1990, Jeevan Nedunchezhiyan was a toddler. Now, the 28-year-old has joined an exclusive club of players from the city featuring Ramesh, Ramanathan Krishnan and the Amritraj brothers who have made the main draw of Wimbledon.


  4. Dog owner has his arm bitten off by a crocodile in IndiaRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    Dog owner has his arm bitten off by a CROCODILE as he rescues his pets from an Indian lake... and is fined for TRESPASSING after workers found him A dog-lover had his arm bitten off by a crocodile when he rescued his dogs from an infested lake in India, but was then fined for trespassing in the area. Mudit Dandwate, 26, followed his dogs into the crocodile-filled lake when he was attacked by the crocodile at Thattekere Lake in Ramanagaram in south Indian state of Karnataka on Sunday.


  5. Girls Freed From Mumbai's Brothels Learn Hindi To Retrace Trafficking RoutesRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Ihavenet.com

    Babli has a copy of a month-old Hindi newspaper under her pillow that she regularly pulls out to read about the Bangladeshi Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina's postponed visit to India - her finger running across the words, connecting her to her homeland. Trafficked from Bangladesh and sold into a brothel in Mumbai, Babli started learning Hindi last year at a shelter in Kandivali, a northern Mumbai suburb, where she was put up after being rescued.


  6. Afghanistan under-19 team to train in ChennaiRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Indian Express

    The venue for training will be at the CSS-Whatmore Centre for Cricket at Sri Ramachandra Medical College campus. As per latest reports the Afghanistan under-19 cricket team will train in Chennai.


  7. Lie test offer in molest caseRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Telegraph

    June 26: Malayalam actor Dileep today said he was willing to take a lie-detector test if that helped "prove innocence", the Facebook appeal coming at a time the actress kidnap case has got murkier. "I am prepared to take any test, brain mapping, narco analysis or polygraph test to prove my innocence," he wrote.


  8. Venugopal, 86, may replace Rohatgi as top law officerRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Times of India

    The government appears to have zeroed in on constitutional expert K K Venugopal as Mukul Rohatgi's successor for the attorney general's post. His name is likely to be announced after PM Narendra Modi's return from the US.


  9. Distraction essence of BJP rule: Yechury on 'imposition' of HindiRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | India.com

    Chennai, Jun 26 CPI general secretary Sitaram Yechury today alleged that the "distractions", including the latest "imposition" of Hindi in states where the language was not widely spoken, were the "essence" of the three-year rule of the Narendra Modi-led BJP government at the Centre. Flaying the Centre for "not honouring" the promises made to the people, he said here, "Everyday, you will have some sort of a distraction brought in .


  10. Afghanistan U-19 cricket team to train in Chennai before embarking to Singapore for WC qualifiersRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | DNA India

    The Afghanistan cricket team will train here ahead of the Under-19 World Cup qualifiers to be held in Singapore next month. The 18-member team along with six support staff would begin training at the CSS-Whatmore Centre for Cricket at Sri Ramachandra Medical College campus from tomorrow.


  11. The High-Tech Jobs That Created India's Gilded Generation Are DisappearingRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Slashdot

    An anonymous reader shares a report: Information technology services account for 9.5 percent of the India's gross domestic product, according to the India Brand Equity Foundation , but now, after decades of boom, the future of the industry seems precarious. Since May, workers' groups have reported unusually numerous layoffs.


  12. Tamil Nadu: Worst drought in 140 years, drinking water supply in Chennai slashed by 50%Read the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | DNA India

    In 2015, Puzhal, Sholavaram, Kaliveli, Pulicat and Maduranthakam lakes around Chennai had overflowed due to unseasonal rains and caused floods in the city. Almost two years later, four main reservoirs - Poondi, Red Hills, Cholavaram and Chembarambakkam have dried up already and the city is facing acute crisis of drinking water.


  13. Indian Muslims are hashtagging this holiday #BlackEidRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | GantDaily.com

    Across the country, thousands of worshippers marking the end of the holy month of Ramadan are donning black armbands during special prayers following the high-profile killing of a Muslim teen in an allegedly Islamophobic attack. The black band is a way of showing "solidarity with the people who have lost their kin," said Ali Khan Mahmudabad, one of the people behind the movement.


  14. Chennai turns dry as worst drought in 140 years hits Tamil Nadu, shortage of drinking water reportedRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | India.com

    Tamil Nadu, June 26: One of the South Indian states, Tamil Nadu is facing a water crisis. Chennai is facing a massive drought in 140 years.


  15. Guilt by Association: Business Leader Blocked in India -- Founder of...Read the original story

    14 hrs ago | Christian Newswire

    India now ranks right behind Saudi Arabia on the Open Doors International "World Watchlist" as one of the worst countries in which to be a Christian -- the result of a growing number of Hindu nationalists who see the Christian faith as an attempt to delegitimize Hinduism as India's native religion. This growing anti-Christian sentiment in India is now starting to affect U.S. business relationships.


  16. Former High Court judge CS Karnan knocks at WB Governor's door for bail, paroleRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | DNA India

    Former Calcutta High Court judge CS Karnan, jailed on an order of the Supreme Court, has moved a petition before the governor of West Bengal seeking bail or parole. Karnan, 62, who was lodged at the Presidency Correctional Home here on June 21 following his arrest in Tamil Nadu a day earlier, is at present undergoing treatment at the state-run SSKM Hospital.


  17. Eid 2017: Joyful celebrations across IndiaRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | The Indian Express

    Muslims across India celebrated Eid-ul-Fitr with exuberance and religious fervour, marking the end of the holy month of Ramzan. Ramzan, the ninth month of the Islamic lunar calendar, is observed as a fasting period by Muslims all across the globe.


  18. Support to NDA prez candidate in line with Jaya's thinking:OPSRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | India.com

    Madurai, Jun 26 The decision to support NDA's presidential candidate by all three factions of the AIADMK was in line with what late Chief Minister Jayalalithaa would have taken if she was alive, said O Panneerselvam, former chief minister and one of the leaders of a faction of the party. "If Amma would have been alive she would have supported the NDA candidate and that is what we have done ", he told reporters at Usilampatti, about 50 km from here today.


  19. Rajdhani, Shatabdi train tickets to go paperless from July 1Read the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | India.com

    New Delhi, June 26: Giving a major push to Prime Minister Narendra Modi's 'Digital India' initiative, Indian Railways has to introduce paperless mobile ticketing system in premium trains like Rajdhani and Shatabdi services from July 1. Passengers of the premier trains like Rajdhani Express and Shatabdi Express will be the first to have this paperless mobile ticketing facility as passengers of premier trains are believed to have mobile phones and can show their e-tickets whenever asked. To promote cashless and paperless ticketing system, IRCTC has come up with this massive initiative.


  20. TN concerned over 'attacks' by SL Navy on fishermenRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | India.com

    Chennai, Jun 26 The Tamil Nadu government today expressed concern over the "alarming increase" in number of "attacks" on Indian fishermen by the Sri Lankan Navy and sought the Centre's intervention for release of 42 of them. Referring to a spate of "distressing" arrests of Indian fishermen from his state in the last few days, Chief Minister K Palaniswami said such apprehensions have a "demoralising impact" on fishermen as well as the people of the state.