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Tuesday , October 3 , 2017

3 win Physics Nobel for work on observing gravitational waves

Oct 3, 2017
US scientists Rainer Weiss, Barry Barish and Kip Thorne won the 2017 Nobel Prize for Physics for their pioneering role in the detection of gravitational waves, prize organisers said on Tuesday.   | Read..

Govt cuts excise on petrol, diesel

Oct 3, 2017
Bowing to public pressure, the government on Tuesday cut excise on petrol and diesel by Rs 2 a litre to moderate the relentless rise in fuel prices witnessed for the last...   | Read..

Honeypreet arrested from Punjab

Oct 3, 2017
Honeypreet Insan, adopted daughter of the jailed Dera Sacha Sauda chief, was arrested on Tuesday from Punjab after being on the run for over a month following the...   | Read..

High court gives actor Dileep bail

Oct 3, 2017
The Kerala High Court on Tuesday granted bail to Malayalam actor Dileep, who had been arrested in July after one of his leading ladies had accused him of getting her...   | Read..

Mallya held in London in 2nd ED case, gets bail

Oct 3, 2017
Embattled liquor baron Vijay Mallya has been arrested in a second money-laundering case filed by India’s Enforcement Directorate, the UK's Crown Prosecution Service...   | Read..

3 militants, 1 BSF man die in attack on camp outside Srinagar airport

Oct 3, 2017
All three militants who had launched a suicide attack on a BSF camp outside the international airport here on Tuesday dawn have been killed, the Border Security Force said.   | Read..

BJP to hold marches in all state capitals against CPM violence in Kerala

Oct 3, 2017
Bharatiya Janata Party chief Amit Shah on Tuesday announced a two-week ‘padyatra' or march in all state capitals from Wednesday against the attacks on his...   | Read..

Sharif re-elected as chief of Pak ruling party

Oct 3, 2017
Pakistan's ruling party, the Pakistan Muslim League Nawaz, on Tuesday re-elected ousted premier Nawaz Sharif as its leader, saying he was “back with full...   | Read..
3 win Physics Nobel for work on observing gravitational waves
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