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Hundreds of people took to the streets after news of the boy's death spread in Auraiya. PHOTO: TWITTER

Beaten to death over spelling error

Police in Uttar Pradesh are searching for a teacher accused of beating a low-caste student to death over a spelling mistake. On Tuesday, the...

63 spoons removed from man's stomach

Doctors in Uttar Pradesh removed 63 steel spoon handles from the stomach of a man whom they believe had become addicted to swallowing cutlery. The...

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Kerala man who won lottery wishes he didn't

Autorickshaw driver Anoop B (left) whooped with delight when he won the Rs25 crore ($4.4 million) Kerala government's mega Onam lottery on Sept...

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Mr Manoj Sinha inaugurating the Inox cineplex in Srinagar on Tuesday. PHOTO: EPA

Cinema returns to Srinagar after 22 years

A top Indian government official inaugurated a multi-screen cineplex in Kashmir's city of Srinagar on Tuesday - more than two decades since...

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Row over 'drunk' chief minister on flight

India's Civil Aviation Minister Jyotiraditya Scindia on Tuesday said he would look into allegations that Punjab Chief Minister Bhagwant Mann...