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‘Colour of skin’ comes into play
Two cheerleaders from London were asked to leave the ground at Mohali “because of the colour of their skin” by the Preity Zinta-hired event management company, Wizcraft International Entertainment, which handles her team, Kings XI Punjab. ...  | Read.. 
 
Narendra Modi then, Shah Rukh now
Some years ago, Niranjan Singh Virk made headlines by asking chief minister Narendra Modi to leave the precincts of the Team India dressing room as he didn’t hold a ...  | Read.. 
 
4-year-old blown up at home in poll raid
A bomb ripped apart four-year-old Mili Khatoon while she was playing in the shade of the verandah, too young to realise that even homes are unsafe when panchayat polls are he ...  | Read.. 
 
Jewel lifts ban, talks peace
The Jewel Gorlosa faction of the Dima Halam Daogah today lifted its ban on work on the East-West corridor and gauge conversion projects in the North Cachar Hills district to ...  | Read.. 
 
Grains crisis over stock cap
The state is hurtling towards foodgrain crisis as dealers and traders have decided to stop “importing” stuff. ...  | Read.. 
 
Cheerleaders in Jaipur on April 21 during the Kings XI Punjab’s second match. (PTI)
‘Colour of skin’ comes into play
 
 
Let me put it on record that we were never scared
Shane Warne
asked whether the Australians were scared to play in Jaipur
Lay off wife: Obama
Democrat Barack Obama has a message for Tennessee’s Republican Party: “Lay off my wife.&# ...  | Read..
Dark-eyed Bengali bewitches Cannes
Forget Aishwarya Rai, the L’Oreal girl. Cannes has a new Indian star —Nobel Prize winner A ...  | Read..
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