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Over thousand rockets of Tipu Sultan found in India

(AFP) BANGALORE: Over a thousand rockets belonging to King Tipu Sultan have been found by excavators in an abandoned well in India’s southern Karnataka state, an official said. The excavation of the open well in Shimoga district led to unearthing of rockets and shells that were stored by the 18th-century ...

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Virat Kohli will boost English county cricket, says Chris Woakes

BIRMINGHAM: England paceman Chris Woakes said Friday that Virat Kohli’s decision to play for Surrey will raise the standard of English county cricket, as the Indian skipper faces criticism for missing a landmark Test. Kohli will skip Afghanistan’s first-ever Test, in Bangalore against India, to play county cricket in preparation ...

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Indian journalist shot dead in Bangalore

BANGALORE: A prominent Indian journalist Gauri Lankesh, a senior journalist, activist and anti-establishment voice, critical of Hindu nationalist politics, was shot dead outside her home in Bengaluru last night by attackers who fired seven times at close range. The 55-year-old editor, renowned for speaking her mind, had stepped out of ...

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