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Love seems to be the 'common' ingredient in royal marriages involving non-royals
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Love seems to be the 'common' ingredient in royal marriages involving non-royals

While the world celebrates Princess Mako giving up her royal status to be with the one she loves, here are some more examples where love triumphed over social status, titles and 'the ways of the world'

West Indies' title defence off to horror start after getting routed by England
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West Indies' title defence off to horror start after getting routed by England

Check out some of the key moments from England's six-wicket win over West Indies in Dubai in our photo gallery

Kashmir: Non-local labourers leave after series of killings send shivers through Valley
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Kashmir: Non-local labourers leave after series of killings send shivers through Valley

The killings have spread panic among non-local labourers, at the time when most of them would work in apple orchards and as construction workers in the Valley

Iyer, Tripathi guide KKR to last-gasp win over DC in Qualifier 2
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Iyer, Tripathi guide KKR to last-gasp win over DC in Qualifier 2

Kolkata Knight Riders held their nerve after a late collapse with Rahul Tripathi sealing a three-wicket win with a six off Ravichandran Ashwin to enter the IPL final for a third time.

JRD Tata's love for aviation and how India flies along with his dreams
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JRD Tata's love for aviation and how India flies along with his dreams

From founding the airline to spreading the wings of the Maharaja to Europe in 1948, Air India remained JRD Tata's first love

Modi at UNGA: PM targets Pakistan and China, but not by name; slams nations with 'regressive thinking'
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Modi at UNGA: PM targets Pakistan and China, but not by name; slams nations with 'regressive thinking'

Narendra Modi on Saturday cautioned the UNGA about countries with 'regressive thinking' that are using terrorism as a 'political tool' and called for efforts to ensure no country takes advantage of the 'delicate situation' in Afghanistan

Bird Photographer of the Year contest: Snaps of staring owl, puzzled greater roadrunner among winners
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Bird Photographer of the Year contest: Snaps of staring owl, puzzled greater roadrunner among winners

The annual competition, showcasing the beauty of our feathered friends, saw over 22,000 international entries from all over the world

Comedy Wildlife Photography Awards 2021: From a giggling seal to a dancing langur, a look at finalists
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Comedy Wildlife Photography Awards 2021: From a giggling seal to a dancing langur, a look at finalists

The finalists of this year's Comedy Wildlife Photography Awards - from a seal that appears to be giggling, to a baboon that looks like it's singing - are sure to inject some humour into our lives

Afghanistan children caught in middle of crisis as they try to flee war-torn country
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Afghanistan children caught in middle of crisis as they try to flee war-torn country

Scenes of thousands and thousands of people trying to escape Afghanistan after the Taliban takeover have been gut-wrenching, especially those of children and infants.

Neeraj Chopra’s gold, Bajrang Punia’s bronze help India cap off best-ever Olympic campaign at Tokyo
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Neeraj Chopra’s gold, Bajrang Punia’s bronze help India cap off best-ever Olympic campaign at Tokyo

Check out some of the key moments from the fifteenth day of competitions in the 2020 Tokyo Olympics, in which India collected a gold and a bronze to finish with seven medals.

Dilip Kumar's best onscreen moments: From Mughal-e-Azam to Devdas, his greatest roles
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Dilip Kumar's best onscreen moments: From Mughal-e-Azam to Devdas, his greatest roles

Dilip Kumar lit up the screen no matter which film he acted in. Here's a photo-gallery of his striking onscreen moments:

As the bikini turns 75, a brief look at a milestone moment in the evolution of modern swimwear
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As the bikini turns 75, a brief look at a milestone moment in the evolution of modern swimwear

Modern swimwear for women can be traced back to 5 July 1946, when French designer Louis Réard unveiled the first-ever bikini.

IPL 2021 Photos: KL Rahul, Chris Gayle light up Chepauk after disciplined bowling effort as PBKS hand MI nine-wicket loss
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IPL 2021 Photos: KL Rahul, Chris Gayle light up Chepauk after disciplined bowling effort as PBKS hand MI nine-wicket loss

Punjab Kings restricted Mumbai Indians to 131/6 after opting to field, before captain KL Rahul rallied with the top order to cruise to a comfortable victory.

On World Health Day, Sanjeevani campaign for spreading awareness on COVID-19 vaccination launched
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On World Health Day, Sanjeevani campaign for spreading awareness on COVID-19 vaccination launched

The campaign was launched on Wednesday at an event attended by actor Sonu Sood and BSF DG Rakesh Asthana at the Attari border in Punjab

West Bengal witnesses sporadic violence, polling largely peaceful in Assam; both states see high turnout
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West Bengal witnesses sporadic violence, polling largely peaceful in Assam; both states see high turnout

The newsmaker of the day was West Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee who termed the election process "the worst" she has seen in her life and accused the EC of blatantly siding with the BJP

Virat Kohli, Ishan Kishan shine as India level T20I series with seven-wicket win over England
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Virat Kohli, Ishan Kishan shine as India level T20I series with seven-wicket win over England

Shardul Thakur, Washington Sundar restricted England to 164/6 after India opted to field, with Kishan and Kohli then stitching a 94-run stand to setup the win.

Germany's famed Rose Monday carnival marked by low-key celebrations of tradition, resilience
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Germany's famed Rose Monday carnival marked by low-key celebrations of tradition, resilience

Because of the coronavirus pandemic the traditional 'Rosenmontag' carnival parade are canceled but eight floats are pulled through the empty streets in Duesseldorf, where normally hundreds of thousands of people would celebrate the street carnival.

Glacier break in Uttarakhand's Chamoli causes flash floods; 7 dead, homes swept away, two projects damaged
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Glacier break in Uttarakhand's Chamoli causes flash floods; 7 dead, homes swept away, two projects damaged

The Indo-Tibetan border Police rescued 16 men from a tunnel in the Tapovan project but 125 were still missing. Uttarakhand chief minister Trivendra Singh Rawat said seven bodies were recovered.

‘Much to regain, much to restore’, says Joe Biden as he takes charge as 46th President of United States
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‘Much to regain, much to restore’, says Joe Biden as he takes charge as 46th President of United States

Joe Biden took oath as the 46th president of the United States at the Capitol today. His deputy, Kamala Harris, also took oath as the new Vice President of the United States, becoming the first Black person, first woman, and first Asian American to serve at the position