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Social media post on killing of clouded comes as rude shock 18.12.2017 The Shillong Times
    TURA: The gruesome killing of two young and endangered clouded leopard cubs for its meat which was put up on social media by a Garo youth has shocked bloggers and other online users with condemnation and demands for punishment of the guilty behind the killing and the post.   A Facebook blogger under […]
Needless provocation: China's air force conducts drills in Sea of... 18.12.2017 DNA: Bangalore
Needless provocation: China's air force conducts drills in Sea of...
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Rohingya crisis: Myanmar Army burns down 40 villages in two months, says HR... 18.12.2017 DNA: Bangalore
Rohingya crisis: Myanmar Army burns down 40 villages in two months, says HR...
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Melting East Antarctic ice sheet may cause global sea level rise: Study 18.12.2017 Technology – The Indian Express
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Mother, son commit suicide 18.12.2017 Hindu: Home
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Political factors to weigh more on economy, post Gujarat elections: ASSOCHAM 18.12.2017 Central Chronicle
Agencies, New Delhi With conclusion of high stake Gujarat elections and several other major states... more »
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‘Went to Fortis as I trusted them’ 18.12.2017 Hindu: Delhi
Fifty-four-year-old Juginder Singh turned to Fortis, Noida, around midnight on November 21 after he had lost trust in other hospitals to treat his daughter Shweta, who had fits and a high fever. He w...
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Selfie craze: 2 men in UP slip into water tank while posing, die 18.12.2017

Meerut: Two young men died after they slipped into a water tank while trying to click selfies in Meerut, police said on Monday.

The incident took place on Sunday in the Sainik Vihar area when Shosit Singh and Rishabh Sharma attempted to click a selfie on top of the water tank, they said.

According to Station House Officer Pankaj Kumar, the men, both in their 20s, were rushed to hospital where they were declared dead.

Both the victims were doing a course in animation, he added.

In November, a girl in Odisha died after falling into the cooling pond of Bokaro Steel Plant while taking selfie.

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Gujarat, Himachal wins: All credit goes to PM Modi, BJP chief Shah 18.12.2017 The Tribune
Tribune News Service New Delhi, December 18 The BJP on Monday won Gujarat and Himachal Pradesh, comfortably, despite the tough tightrope in Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s home state where it had to depend upon his impassioned appeals to the “asmita” of  voters to form the government for the sixth consecutive time there. The credit for the victory, particularly in Gujarat, goes entirely to the Prime Minister and his confidant Amit Shah. The duo managed to pull the party from an embarrassingly poor performance (if not defeat) as was being predicted in the state in the face of two decades of anti-incumbency. However, led by Prime Minister Modi, the saffron party not just secured its sixth consecutive win in Gujarat but also snatched Himachal Pradesh from the Congress, up to 19 the number of states governed by it or with allies. Including Himachal now, the BJP will now have 14 Chief Ministers of its own and that’s huge achievement.  But the results also show the game is very much on for the 2019 Lok Sabha ...
China’s warplanes hold drill near Japan, South Korea, Taiwan 18.12.2017 Hindu: International
“This is a regular annual training arrangement of China’s air force that accords with the relevant international laws and practices and it isn’t aimed at any particular state, region and target,” Mr. Shen said in a statement.
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Brexit will boost trade ties with India: UK Official 18.12.2017 The Tribune
Tribune News Service New Delhi, December 18 United Kingdom’s exit from the European Union (EU) in March 2019 will not cast a shadow on bilateral trade ties with India, claims a senior visiting UK official. Hugh Elliott, Director International Agreements at the UK Foreign and Commonwealth Office, is meeting industry, trade leaders, government officials and think tanks in Delhi currently to allay concerns arising out of the pending Brexit process. “There is no reduction in our ambition to be an outward facing, global trading nation maintaining our strong security and foreign policy ties. UK will remain an open economy and there will be continuity for businesses, citizens and international agreements. Hence we are negotiating for a transition period,” said Hugh Elliott in a select media interaction. UK happens to be the largest G20 investor and job creator through FDI in India. While UK has been the gateway to Europe for Indian investments. However possibilities of an India-UK Free Trade Agreement any time ...
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Mumbai fire: Workers die of suffocation in their sleep as fire breaks out 18.12.2017 western suburbs
Twelve people died after a massive fire broke out at a farsan factory in Saki Naka, Andheri East, around 3 am today. According to the police, there were 21 workers inside the factory in Makaria Compound on Khairani Road, when the fire broke out. Eleven workers were sleeping on the mezzanine floor, six on the ground and four near the gate. Rescue work underway at the factory this morning. Pic/ Datta Kumbhar The fire broke out in the chimney of the factory, which is located at the ground floor, sources said. The four people near the gate and a few from the mezzanine floor managed to escape, but others died of suffocation, said a senior officer from the Saki Naka Police. When the neighbours were alerted about the blaze, they tried to douse the fire with water. The Mumbai Fire Brigade reached the spot around 4 am, an eyewitness said. A body being retrieved from the debris The 12 people caught in the fire were declared dead and their bodies were taken to the nearest Rajawadi Hospital. All the workers are said ...
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2 men in UP die after falling into water tank while posing for selfie 18.12.2017 India News | Get Live Updates Of UP Polls, 2017 And Other Breaking News And Analysis On Politics And Current Affairs From India
Both the victims were doing a course in animation, police said.
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Sterlite Power wins third project worth $800 mn in Brazil, beats Power Grid 18.12.2017 Latest News
Sterlite's investment in Brazil has crossed over a $1 billion, the largest ever by an Indian company in Latin America
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Floating solar cells developed, will produce clean hydrogen fuel: Study 18.12.2017 Technology – The Indian Express
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Sitting Ministers win in Gujarat, lose in Himachal Pradesh 18.12.2017 Hindu: Home
While most sitting Ministers in Gujarat retained their seats in the 2017 Assembly Elections, the polls in Himachal Pradesh saw Ministers routed by BJP candidates.Gujarat Chief Minister Vijay Rupani wo...
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Voting pattern in north Gujarat and Saurashtra - 2012 and now 18.12.2017 Hindu: Home
In this election, North Gujarat and Saurashtra have been considered as Congress' strongholds and for good reason - the party has focused quite a lot of their campaign in these regions. Party president...
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Mumbai food: Indulge in a gourmet ice cream spree at this new joint in Andheri 18.12.2017 mid-day.com
In the last few years, with several Bandra eateries opening their second outlets in Versova and Lokhandwala, the sibling neighbourhoods have turned into a foodie's paradise. However, Andheri's DN Nagar is still to find its place in the sun. While a lone ice cream parlour with interesting offerings may not do the trick, it's still refreshing to spot Peko Peko on its map. Launched last month by Le Cordon Bleu alumnus Rishab Varma, the parlour borrows its name from the Japanese term for the rumbling sound of a hungry stomach. Banana chocolate Art on a plate We visit the space post dinner, long after offices in a neighbouring building complex have closed for the day. Expectedly, we are the only ones in the brightly lit parlour, with an al fresco seating area and mezzanine section, complete with cosy sofas and tables for two. The display freezer offers flavours like dark chocolate sea salt, sweet and salted caramel, vanilla bean and malai kulfi - all made in small batches, using organic milk and natural ...
Serena Williams seeks help for daughter Alexis' teething problems 18.12.2017 tennis
Serena Williams is having serious first-time mom struggles. She took to Instagram to ask for advice as she nurtured her baby daughter, Alexis Olympia Ohanian Jr, through the painful process of teething. Alexis Olympia Ohanian Jr Serena shared a picture (above) of the baby and wrote: "Teething -- aka the devil -- is so hard. Poor Alexis Olympia has been so uncomfortable. She cried so much (she never cries) I had to hold her until she fell asleep. Serena Williams "I've tried amber beads... cold towels.... chew on mommies fingers.... homeopathic water (lol on that one) but nothing is working. It's breaking my heart. Help? ...
Analysis: how BJP got back Himachal Pradesh 18.12.2017 Hindu: News
The BJP’s Hindutva card had its ramifications in Gujarat, but not in Himachal.
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