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FIFA World Cup: Croatia's ever-frustrating pragmatic football claims Brazil
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FIFA World Cup: Croatia's ever-frustrating pragmatic football claims Brazil

Croatia suffer for nearly two hours in the FIFA World Cup quarter-finals before defeating Brazil on penalties to reach consecutive semifinals

Russian opposition figure Ilya Yashin jailed over Ukraine remarks
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Russian opposition figure Ilya Yashin jailed over Ukraine remarks

Yashin is an ally of jailed opposition leader Alexei Navalny and was close to Boris Nemtsov, an opposition politician assassinated near the Kremlin in 2015

Explained: Is screen addiction real?
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Explained: Is screen addiction real?

According to a study, the percentage of people experiencing various problems related to screen use is much higher than the percentage of people whose habit could be medically classified as an ‘addiction’

India’s Dev Joshi, K-Pop star TOP and more: Meet the crew of SpaceX's first trip to the moon
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India’s Dev Joshi, K-Pop star TOP and more: Meet the crew of SpaceX's first trip to the moon

Japanese billionaire Yusaku Maezawa has picked an eight-member crew, including K-Pop star TOP, YouTuber Tim Dodd, and Indian actor Dev Joshi, who would join him on a private SpaceX flight around the moon

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Decision To Leave movie review: Korean maestro Park Chan-wook’s neo-noir romance is unlike his past films
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Decision To Leave movie review: Korean maestro Park Chan-wook’s neo-noir romance is unlike his past films

Although it doesn’t scale the high of Oldboy or The Handmaiden, the film works as a complex drama.

Cyclone Mandous triggers heavy rainfall in Tamil Nadu: Chennai roads waterlogged, trees uprooted
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Cyclone Mandous triggers heavy rainfall in Tamil Nadu: Chennai roads waterlogged, trees uprooted

Several areas in Chennai saw waterlogging and squally winds uprooting trees in Chennai and in the nearby Chengalpattu district. The rainfall triggered by the Cyclone has caused severe waterlogging in low-lying areas

India vs Bangladesh: Jaydev Unadkat replaces injured Mohammed Shami for Test series
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India vs Bangladesh: Jaydev Unadkat replaces injured Mohammed Shami for Test series

Unadkat, 31, has been called-up into the Test squad for only the second time. He's made only one appearance in the longest format of the game

Congress leader Rahul Gandhi resumes 'Bharat Jodo Yatra' from Rajasthan's Bundi
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Congress leader Rahul Gandhi resumes 'Bharat Jodo Yatra' from Rajasthan's Bundi

On the 93rd day, the yatra is likely to cover 30 km from Gudli village in Keshoraipatan assembly constituency in Bundi district represented by BJP MLA Chandrakanta Meghwal

Kerala High Court declares unconstitutional stipulation of 1-yr separation or more for filing divorce plea
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Kerala High Court declares unconstitutional stipulation of 1-yr separation or more for filing divorce plea

The High Court gave this order on a plea filed by a young Christian couple challenging the fixation of the minimum period of separation of one year under Section 10A of the Divorce Act, 1869 as being violative of fundamental rights

Border row: Maharashtra delegation meeting Home Minister Amit Shah won't make any difference, says Karnataka CM
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Border row: Maharashtra delegation meeting Home Minister Amit Shah won't make any difference, says Karnataka CM

The border row had intensified earlier this week, with vehicles from either sides being targeted, leaders from both states weighing in, and pro-Kannada and Marathi activists being detained by police amid a tense atmosphere in the border district of Belagavi

FIFA World Cup: Lionel Messi slams referee after Argentina beat Netherlands on penalties
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FIFA World Cup: Lionel Messi slams referee after Argentina beat Netherlands on penalties

Mateu Lahoz showed 16 yellow cards in total, with Netherlands wing-back Denzel Dumfries sent off after the penalty shootout for a second booking.

FIFA World Cup: Dominik Livakovic cements Croatia hero status with Brazil KO
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FIFA World Cup: Dominik Livakovic cements Croatia hero status with Brazil KO

Livakovic, who plays for Dinamo Zagreb, had already earned the tag "King Livi" in his homeland after his heroics against Japan, and his legend only grew at the Education City Stadium.

Neymar's World Cup dream slips away again, maybe for the final time
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Neymar's World Cup dream slips away again, maybe for the final time

Neymar, 30, who gave Brazil the lead during extra time of their quarter-final with a brilliant individual effort, was distraught after Croatia triumphed on penalties.

Punjab: RPG attack on police station Tarn Taran, no injuries reported
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Punjab: RPG attack on police station Tarn Taran, no injuries reported

The police station was attacked with a rocket propelled grenade (RPG) at around 1 am on Saturday. The RPG reportedly rebounded after hitting the iron gate and outer pillars of the police station and did not cause much damage to the building

India vs Bangladesh LIVE score 3rd ODI: BAN put IND into bat
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India vs Bangladesh LIVE score 3rd ODI: BAN put IND into bat

IND vs BAN 3nd ODI LIVE Score: Follow India vs Bangladesh live scorecard, cricket commentary and get latest updates from the IND vs BAN 3nd ODI at Firstpost

Why do serial killers confess to their crimes unnecessarily in movies?
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Why do serial killers confess to their crimes unnecessarily in movies?

If the killers are the ones that do the heavy lifting, people won’t pat the detectives on their backs.

FIFA World Cup: Neymar says 'no guarantee' he will play for Brazil again
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FIFA World Cup: Neymar says 'no guarantee' he will play for Brazil again

Four years ago in Russia, Neymar and Brazil suffered elimination at the same stage at the hands of Belgium.

How can anyone NOT like Salaam Venky?
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How can anyone NOT like Salaam Venky?

No one can fault Salaam Venky for faltering in its commitment to communicating the mother’s grief. Kajol as the strong solidly nurturing Sujata curbs her tendency to shriek and shout.

Pakistan vs England Live Cricket Score: PAK vs ENG 2nd Test Day 2 at Multan
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Pakistan vs England Live Cricket Score: PAK vs ENG 2nd Test Day 2 at Multan

Pakistan vs England 2nd Test Day 2 Live Cricket Score: Follow for live score, updates and commentary from Multan Cricket Stadium.

Lima's streets tense as Peru's new president Dina Boluarte hints at early elections
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Lima's streets tense as Peru's new president Dina Boluarte hints at early elections

Boluarte told journalists that if the situation 'warrants it', the government will consult with Congress on holding an early presidential vote