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Floyd Mayweather beats Manny Pacquiao in 'Fight of the century' boxing bout

Manny Pacquiao never able to land a sustained volume of punches. (Photo: AP)

Floyd Mayweather Jr. was money once again in the richest fight ever.

Pakistan summons Indian ambassador in Islamabad over civilian's death

BSF  handed over the body of Amanat Ali, who was 40-years-old. (Photo: PTI)

Pakistan lodged a protest with India over the alleged killing of an unarmed civilian who according to Pakistani officials had inadvertently crossed the border to the Indian side.

PM Modi looks at Atal Behari Vajpayee history on farmer issues

BJP National President Amit Shah meets Prime Minister Narendra Modi in New Delhi. (Photo: PTI)

Farmers with even 33 per cent crop damage will be entitled to compensation

India goes to UN over Lakhvi’s release

India has sought the UN’s intervention in the release of Mumbai terror attack mastermind and LeT commander Zaki-ur Rehman Lakhvi, saying it was in violation of the norms of the global body and it shou

Rahul Gandhi bid to woo middle class

AICC Vice President Rahul Gandhi arrives to meet representatives of organizations of home/flat buyers in Delhi-NCR. (Photo: PTI)

Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi on Saturday sought to woo the middle class by targeting the Narendra Modi government for “diluting” the real estate bill and accusing it of working against home-bu

Busy week ahead in Parliament

The Lok Sabha has a heavy agenda for four days, beginning Tuesday, as the Budget Session of Parliament enters its last week.

Nepal Earthquake: Toll crossed 7,040, 19 Indians killed

Earthquake affected women stand in a queue to receive relief material in Pauwathock village, Sindhupalchok. (Photo: AP)

Fresh tremors rocked parts of Nepal on Saturday, triggering landslides as the death toll in last Saturday’s devastating earthquake crossed 7,000, including 19 Indians, and protests mounted over relief

Moga girl death was ‘God’s will’: Minister

AAP Member of Parliament Patiala Dharamvir Gandhi along with party workers during a protest against Moga molestation. Photo:PTI

The Badal government in Punjab is facing intense political heat over the Moga bus incident, even as a state minister courted controversy on Saturday by describing the incident as “God’s will”.

Heir (No. 4) she comes! A royal fuss in Britain

Prince William and his wife Catherine show their newborn daughter, their second child, to the media. (Photo: AFP)

A princess is born. Prince William’s wife, the Duchess of Cambridge, “was safely delivered of a daughter” on Saturday morning, less than three hours after checking into St.

Modi government pro-builders, not buyers, says Rahul Gandhi

AICC Vice President Rahul Gandhi with Delhi Congress chief Ajay Maken and party leader Randeep Surjewala (Photo: PTI)

Rahul said the BJP was trying to unregulate the real estate sector

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