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111-year-old Japanese declared world's oldest man

Aug 20, 2014

111-year-old Japanese declared world's oldest man

Tokyo:  Sakari Momoi, a 111-year-old Japanese citizen, on Wednesday was officially recognised as the oldest man in the world by the Guinness World Records award committee in Tokyo. Momoi bags the title after the death of the previous record holder, US citizen Alexander Imich, who was just one day older than the Japanese, the committee said. Momoi […] #Fukushima #Guinness World Records #Japan #man #Oldest #US
Govt to introduce anti-hijack bill in next session of Parliament

Aug 20, 2014

Govt to introduce anti-hijack bill in next session of Parliament

A bill to award death penalty to hijackers and give the right to security forces to shoot down an aircraft which may be used as a missile is likely to be brought in Parliament in the next session. #Anti-Hijacking Bill #Ashok Gajapathi Raju #India #NewsTracker #P. Chidambaram #parliament #Rajya Sabha
Backed by Silicon Valley bigwigs, Rohit Khanna campaigns for US Congress

Aug 20, 2014

Backed by Silicon Valley bigwigs, Rohit Khanna campaigns for US Congress

Silicon Valley is getting ready for one of its toughest Congressional races in recent times as democrat newcomer Rohit 'Ro' Khanna takes on 14-year veteran Mike Honda. #California #Mike Honda #NewsTracker #Ro Khanna #Rohit Khanna #Silicon Valley #United States #US congress #USA
China appreciates India's response on reports of incursions in Ladakh

Aug 20, 2014

China appreciates India's response on reports of incursions in Ladakh

China today appreciated the Indian Army's response on recent reports of incursions by the PLA in Ladakh, saying it reflected "objective understanding" of the "special situation" along the borders. #China #incursions #India #Ladakh #NewsTracker #reports of incursion #World
Centre sets three-year target to rejuvenate Ganga River

Aug 20, 2014

Centre sets three-year target to rejuvenate Ganga River

With the Narendra Modi government according top priority to cleaning River Ganga, the Centre has set a target of three years to rejuvenate the polluted holy river. #DDA #Ganga #India #NewsTracker #Pollution #Uma Bharti
Imran Khan's protest against Pak PM Nawaz Sharif: All you need to know

Aug 20, 2014

Imran Khan's protest against Pak PM Nawaz Sharif: All you need to know

Khan wants fresh elections, Qadri wants a technocracy installed. But their supporters merged as protestors marched to the Pakistan Parliament on Wednesday. #ConnectTheDots #Imran Khan #Islamabad #Nawaz Sharif #Pakistan #Tahir-ul-Qadri #Tahrir Square #Tehrek e Insaaf
Rodriguez scores on debut as Real draw 1-1 with Atletico in Super Cup

Aug 20, 2014

Rodriguez scores on debut as Real draw 1-1 with Atletico in Super Cup

Rodriguez came on for Cristiano Ronaldo in the second half at the Santiago Bernabeu and found the back of the net in the 80th minute. #Atlético Madrid #James Rodríguez #KickingAround #Real Madrid #Super Cup #Toni Kroos
At least 32 dead as Japan landslides engulf homes

Aug 20, 2014

At least 32 dead as Japan landslides engulf homes

Tokyo:  Huge landslides in western Japan killed at least 32 people and left another nine missing today, authorities said, after waves of mud engulfed homes in a suffocating sludge. Dozens of houses were buried when hillsides collapsed after torrential downpours in Hiroshima, television pictures showed, leaving rescuers to pick through the devastation for any signs of life. A spokesman for Hiroshima […] #collapse #death #Flood #Japan #landslides #natural calamities
Dhoni's loss of Midas touch leaves Indian cricket in a quandary

Aug 20, 2014

Dhoni's loss of Midas touch leaves Indian cricket in a quandary

In the 20 test matches Dhoni has led India outside the country since their 2011 50-over World Cup triumph on home soil, the team has emerged victorious on just two occasions. #BCCI #Duncan Fletcher #England #Ian Bell #India #India in England 2014 #IndvsEng #MS Dhoni #Ravi Shastri
Photos: Say cheese! Bollywood A-listers cosy up to shutterbugs

Aug 20, 2014

Photos: Say cheese! Bollywood A-listers cosy up to shutterbugs

While celebs are the ones to be clicked all the time, at times, they decide to have some fun and turn the lenses on the shutterbugs. #Aamir Khan #Abhishekh Bachchan #Amitabh Bachchan #Bollywood #Ranbir Kapoor #Shutterbugs