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Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson's new movie co-stars Apple's Siri

The movie titled "The Rock x Siri: Dominate The Day" is a collaboration between Johnson and Apple.

Dwayne Johnson featured in the poster of 'The Rock x Siri: Dominate The Day'. (Photo | Facebook)
Warner Bros. Pictures confirms Wonder Woman sequel

Patty Jenkins, whose return for the sequel has not been officially announced, has been pitching her ideas for the followup in the weeks since WW opening.

Gal Gadot in Patty Jenkins' 'Wonder Woman'. (Photo | facebook.com/wonderwomanfilm/)
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India players stand dejected prior to receiving their runners-up medals after losing the ICC Women's World Cup final match against England at Lord's in London Sunday July 23 2017. | AP
ICC Women's WC: Twitter pays tribute to gritty Indian cricket team

Celebrities took to their Twitter handles to share words of appreciation for the ladies, Team India for their performance.

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Boxer Sachin Siwach strikes gold at Commonwealth Youth Games

Sachin Siwach was the lone Indian boxer to clinch a gold medal at the Commonwealth Youth Games in Bahamas.

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Indian batsman KL Rahul (File | PTI)
India batsman KL Rahul ruled out of the first Test with viral fever

The BCCI said that Rahul is on his way to recovery and has been kept out of the series opener as a precautionary measure.

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Indian shuttler HS Prannoy (File | PTI)
HS Prannoy wins US Open Grand Prix Gold badminton title

H S Prannoy has won the US Open Grand Prix Gold badminton tournament title, defeating his compatriot Parupalli Kashyap.

Cricket

India skipper Mithali Raj | PTI
Time right for Women’s IPL, says Mithali Raj post World Cup heartbreak

Raj, the all-time leading run-scorer in women's one-day internationals, said as a captain she was very proud.

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Female genitals removed from man’s abdomen in Odisha!

Doctors at a private hospital here have removed female genitals with a tumour in it from the body of a 32-year-old man.

Did a whale just beach beneath the Notre Dame Cathedral of Paris?

A sperm whale appears to have beached on an embankment in the shadow of Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris.

London to banish winter blues with biggest ever light show

The event takes place between January 18 and 21 will be a chance for people across the world to see London in a new light.

A dark trade

Even though India has ‘banned’ cow slaughter in most parts and vigilantism is on the rise, the meat mafia is thriving, especially for the Bangladeshi beef market. And for the holy cow, it’s just anoth

(From left) Sam C Maliyil, Abraham Oomman, and Minoo Verghese with their ancestral boat (EPS | Albin Mathew)
Racing ahead against time

A Kerala family gives a new lease of life to their 91-year-old snake boat JaiShot and its competitive tradition by renovating it.

iPhone photographer Parul Sharma’ debut exhibition in Delhi will showcase her passion for art deco

The Sunday Standard

The number of C-section deliveries has been increasing since 2011 in Delhi’s private hospitals, according to the reply to a RTI query, which has exposed several labour room intrigues.

Parliament and You

Students file out of the NEET exam centre for All India Pre Medical test at Jubilee hills public school on Sunday. | (R Satish Babu | EPS)

WB, TN students got different NEET question papers: MPs in Rajya Sabha 

Members of the TMC and AIADMK in the Rajya Sabha today expressed grave concern over the issue of different questions papers being given to students attempting NEET.

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Transgender bill does not address civil rights issues: Parl panel

Panel headed by BJP Lok Sabha member Ramesh Bais said the bill is "silent" on granting reservation to transgenders under the socially and educationally backward classes category as directed by the SC.

CPI (M) leader Sitaram Yechury | PTI file photo

Make law to ensure at least 100 days of Parliament sittings: Sitaram Yechury

CPI(M) general secretary Sitaram Yechury has called for enacting a law to ensure there is at least 100 days of active presence of members in the House.

File Image of Indian Parliament. | PTI

1.62 lakh shell companies, likely evading tax, deregistered till July 12: Jaitley

'Shell company' not defined under Companies Act, but Corporate Affairs Minister Arun Jaitley told the Lok Sabha that many such entities have been found to be indulging in large scale tax violations

Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley. (File photo | PTI)

Finance Minister introduces bill to replace Banking Regulation Ordinance

The Banking Regulation Bill, 2017 allows the Reserve Bank of India to initiate insolvency resolution process on specific stressed assets.