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The Gulf of Guinea, off the coasts of Nigeria, Guinea, Togo, Benin and Cameroon, is the most dangerous sea in the world for piracy(Representational Image / AP)

Armed pirates attack Turkish ship off West Africa; kill 1, kidnap 15

AP
PUBLISHED ON JAN 24, 2021 07:26 PM IST
Turkey’s Maritime Directorate said the crew initially locked themselves in a safe area but the pirates forced entry after six hours.
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File image of Kevin Pietersen.(Getty Images)
File image of Kevin Pietersen.(Getty Images)

'It's disrespectful to Indian team if England do not play best XI': Pietersen

By hindustantimes.com, New Delhi
PUBLISHED ON JAN 24, 2021 07:22 PM IST
It will be disrespectful to Indian team if England doesn't play its best XI, says Pietersen
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A man walks past an almost empty St. Peter's Square at the Vatican, Sunday, Jan. 24, 2021. Ailing Pope Francis, making limited public appearances due to persistent pain, drew attention to the plight of homeless people in winter, including a Nigerian man who froze to death not far from the Vatican. (AP)
A man walks past an almost empty St. Peter's Square at the Vatican, Sunday, Jan. 24, 2021. Ailing Pope Francis, making limited public appearances due to persistent pain, drew attention to the plight of homeless people in winter, including a Nigerian man who froze to death not far from the Vatican. (AP)

Ailing pope, reducing appearances, prays for homeless dead

AP, Vatican City
PUBLISHED ON JAN 24, 2021 07:21 PM IST
Francis on Sunday asked for prayers for the 46-year-old man named Edwin who he said was “ignored by all, abandoned, even by us.”
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File image of Kidambi Srikanth of India.(Getty Images)
File image of Kidambi Srikanth of India.(Getty Images)

Srikanth resumes training after BAI gets mandatory quarantine time reduced

PTI, Bangkok
UPDATED ON JAN 24, 2021 07:20 PM IST
Srikanth withdrew from the tournament after B Sai Praneeth, who he was sharing a room with, had tested positive for COVID-19.
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West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee during 125th birth anniversary of Netaji Subash Chandra Bose, at Victoria Memorial in Kolkata.(PTI)
West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee during 125th birth anniversary of Netaji Subash Chandra Bose, at Victoria Memorial in Kolkata.(PTI)

'Aapka Jai Shri Ram ho jayega', MP protem speaker warns Mamata Banerjee

ANI, Bhopal
PUBLISHED ON JAN 24, 2021 07:16 PM IST
Yesterday, Banerjee did not deliver her speech at an event at Victoria Memorial to mark the 125th birth anniversary of Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose "in protest" to 'Jai Shree Ram' slogans raised when she was invited to speak.
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Farmers sitting in a tractor trolly during their protest against farm law, at Singhu Border in New Delhi on Sunday. (ANI Photo)
Farmers sitting in a tractor trolly during their protest against farm law, at Singhu Border in New Delhi on Sunday. (ANI Photo)

15,000 tractors, 170 km: All you need to know about the farmers' tractor rally

By hindustantimes.com | Edited by Arpan Rai
PUBLISHED ON JAN 24, 2021 07:16 PM IST
According to the Delhi police estimates, about 15,000 tractors are present at the three border points and more are expected to trickle in.
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Actor Shahbaz Khan is currently shooting for OTT series ‘Game of Sexes’ (Sourced photo)
Actor Shahbaz Khan is currently shooting for OTT series ‘Game of Sexes’ (Sourced photo)

Shahbaz Khan: Roles I’m offered must suit my personality

By Deep Saxena
PUBLISHED ON JAN 24, 2021 07:16 PM IST
With a career spanning over 30 years in television and film industry, actor Shahbaz Khan is all set to make his OTT debut with cricket-based series ‘Game of Sexes’ which is currently being shot in Moradabad.
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Dancer-choreographer Karishma Chavan (Sourced photo)
Dancer-choreographer Karishma Chavan (Sourced photo)

Karishma Chavan: One should never accept body shaming!

By S Farah Rizvi
PUBLISHED ON JAN 24, 2021 07:11 PM IST
Dancer-choreographer Karishma Chavan, who choreographed films like ‘Tumhari Sulu’ and ‘Veere Di Wedding’ and was seen as a judge in the last season of the reality show ‘Dance Plus,’ says that she faced repeated rejection earlier in her career due to her weight issues.
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File photo: Members of Tamil Nadu Farmers’ Association.(PTI/File Photo)
File photo: Members of Tamil Nadu Farmers’ Association.(PTI/File Photo)

Tamil Nadu farmers, labour unions to join tractor rally on Republic Day

By Divya Chandrababu, Chennai
UPDATED ON JAN 24, 2021 07:08 PM IST
  • Eight delta districts in Tamil Nadu, including Thanjavur, Nagapattinam, Cuddalore, Tiruvarur, will see maximum strength of the rally.
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A farmer drives a tractor with the national flag as farmers prepare for a tractor rally on January 26, at Singhu Border near Delhi on Sunday. (ANI Photo)
A farmer drives a tractor with the national flag as farmers prepare for a tractor rally on January 26, at Singhu Border near Delhi on Sunday. (ANI Photo)

Here is the final route of farmers' tractor rally on Republic Day

By hindustantimes.com | Edited by Amit Chaturvedi
PUBLISHED ON JAN 24, 2021 07:04 PM IST
Multiple rounds of meeting have taken place between the police and the farmers over the route of the January 26 rally. It has been decided that the farmers' rally will begin after the end of the main Republic Day parade.
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