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Mountaineer Mastan Babu’s body reaches Nellore home from Argentina

The body of top Indian mountaineer Malli Mastan Babu, who died while scaling a mountain between Argentina and Chile, was brought home on Friday. He will be cremated on Saturday in his native village in Andhra Pradesh. The body reached Delhi airport from Buenos Aires early Friday and was flown to Chennai in the afternoon. Mastan Babu’s body will be taken by ...

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World Cup: Australia scores 342/9 against England in opener

Co-hosts Australia hammered their way to 342/9 in their cricket World Cup opener against England at the historic Melbourne Cricket Ground here Saturday. Opening batsman Aaron Finch (135) guided the four-time World Champions to the mammoth total with his sixth century. He got good support from skipper George Bailey (55) and all-rounder Glenn Maxwell (66). This is the second highest ...

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Full moon hampers bright Draconid Shower Show

  For those who have missed Draconid meteor shower on Saturday, here are some links and vidoes to watch. On Saturday, October 8, 2011, Earth enountered several trails of dust between 16h00m and 21h00m Universal Time (UTC) produced by comet 21P/Giacobini–Zinner, which witnessed a peak of up to 10 shooting stars per minute. Visible only in the United States west ...

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