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Delhi, India Published: Apr 01, 2018, 08.45 AM(IST)

A Palestinian hurls stones at Israeli troops during a tent city protest along the Israel border with Gaza, demanding the right to return to their homeland. (File photo) Photograph:( Reuters )

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Indore building collapse: Death toll rises to 10

At least 10 were killed in a building collapse in Madhya Pradesh's Indore last night. According to reports, a four storeyed-building in Sarwate area collapsed around 9:20 pm last night.

Gaza sees bloodiest day in years

Gazans buried their dead on Saturday with calls for "revenge" a day after a mass protest led to clashes that saw Israeli forces kill 16 Palestinians in the bloodiest day since a 2014 war.

Two encounters in Kashmir 1 terrorist killed, one held

An encounter between security forces and terrorists in Dialgam area of Anantnag, Jammu and Kashmir got one terrorist killed while another has been held. The operation has finally come to an end.

EPL: Manchester City one win away from title

Pep Guardiola's side, who will be champions if they win next Saturday's Manchester derby, grabbed the lead in the fourth minute through Leroy Sane's sizzling volley from a tight angle at the back post after a pinpoint cross from David Silva.

The Indian beauty queen that no one has heard of

Varsha Rajkhowa, 26, won the Miss Scuba International beauty pageant in Malaysia in November 2016. Miss Scuba International is a beauty pageant with a slight twist – the contestants all have to be scuba divers. 

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