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Mohammad Bilal

Mohammad Bilal

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Bilal likes to write on politics, cricket, cinema and international affairs. He is a Sub-editor at DailyO.

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3,500 kg explosives, 500 cops: How Noida's Supertech Twin Towers will be demolished on Aug 28

The twin towers of the bankrupt Supertech Emerald Court project, located in Uttar Pradesh's Noida Sector 93-A, will finally be demolished on August 28. The demolition comes after a nearly-10-year-long legal battle.

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Another pitbull attack after Lucknow: 30-year-old Gurugram woman fighting for life

A 30 year-old woman was attacked by a pitbull dog in Haryana's Gurugram on Thursday. The woman was admitted to Delhi's Safdargunj Hospital where her condition is critical.

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Umran Malik ignored for Asia Cup: What went wrong for the Jammu pacer?

Umran Malik, the exciting pacer from Jammu, who impressed everyone in IPL 2022 has disappeared from the international arena soon after his debut. The 22 year-old played only three T20Is before he was dropped from the team.

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Mohammad Shami not included in Asia Cup squad. Is his T20I career over?

India's leading fast bowler Mohammad Shami wasn't named in the 15-member squad for Asia Cup. The BCCI selectors picked right-arm medium pacer Avesh Khan in his place on August 8.

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Focus on wrestling, creative storylines: How Triple H is changing the WWE

Paul Levesque, better known by his ring name Triple H, has been making a lot of creative change in the World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE). After the exit of former chairman Vince McMahon on July 22, Triple H has been calling the shots in the company.

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Nitish Kumar resigns as Bihar CM. What led to this political crisis?

Bihar Chief Minister and leader of Janata Dal United JD (U), Nitish Kumar, has called off its alliance with the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in Bihar. The decision was taken by Kumar after a meeting with JD(U) MLAs and MPs.

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22 gold medals at CWG 2022 for India: Breaking down the Birmingham haul

India finished fourth at the Commonwealth Games 2022 winning 61 medals in all. 22 gold, 16 silver and 23 bronze medals marked India's journey in Birmingham.

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Suryakumar Yadav poised to dethrone Babar Azam as number 1 T20I batter

Just two points behind Babar Azam, Suryakumar Yadav is within striking distance of the Pakistan captain's number one spot in the latest ICC T20I rankings. His 816 points are the third-highest points ever achieved by an Indian.

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4 top wrestlers WWE lost to All Elite Wrestling

WWE, the company created and taken to the top in the past three decades by former chairman Vince McMahon, has lost some of the best wrestlers to its arch-rival the All Elite Wrestling (AEW) in the recent times.

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How KBC changed the life of Amitabh Bachchan

KBC show infused a new lease of life to the career of Amitabh Bachchan in 2000. Bachchan was struggling with his career after a number of flop movies and the collapse of his maiden production venture ABCL.

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From criticising media to lashing out at political parties: 5 times CJI NV Ramana minced no words

From lashing out at media for misreporting and doing agenda-driven journalism, to reprimanding political parties, Chief Justice of India (CJI) Nuthalapati Venkata Ramana has always spoken his heart out. Unlike previous CJIs, NV Ramana has been quite blunt.

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How WWE made Roman Reigns the face of the company after John Cena exit

After hammering Brock Lesnar for the second consecutive time in SummerSlam 2022, Roman Reigns has crossed the feat of being WWE champion for 700 days. Lesnar's loss to Reigns also makes it clear that WWE has finally succeeded in making Reigns the face of the company.

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PM Modi starts Har Ghar Tiranga abhiyaan. How did India get its national flag?

The national flag of India was adopted in its present form by the Constituent Assembly of India on July 22, 1947, twenty days before India got its independence. On August 15, 1947, the flag became the national flag of the country.

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How Aamir Khan reacted to #BoycottLaalSinghChaddha trends

Bollywood actor Aamir Khan is upset over the social media anger against his upcoming movie Laal Singh Chaddha, slated to release on August 11. The actor expressed his disappointment over the whole boycott campaign in the past few days.

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Who was Ayman al-Zawahiri, the Al-Qaeda leader killed by US in Afghanistan?

Al-Qaeda leader Ayman al-Zawahiri, who had a $25 million bounty on his head, was killed in a drone strike at Sherpur area in Afghanistan, near the capital city of Kabul on July 30.

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3 WWE superstars who left the company on bad terms

World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE) superstars like CM Punk, Alberto Del Rio and Rusev had a successful run with the company. But all three walked away after having differences with the WWE.

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Iran and Taliban forces clash again. What is the rivalry?

A border fight between the forces of Afghanistan's Taliban and Iran lead to the death of one Taliban soldier and left another one injured on Sunday (July 31). The fighting took place in Kong District in Nimroz, Afghanistan.

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WWE SummerSlam 2022: Predictions for the 5 biggest matches

World Wrestling Entertainment's (WWE) biggest summer event, Summerslam, will take place on Saturday (July 30) at the Nashville Stadium, Tennessee, US. This time, there are five titles on the line.  

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5 times Karan Johar got savage replies from celebs on Koffee With Karan

Koffee With Karan, the show known for Karan Johar spilling the tea on Bollywood celebs, is in its 18th year. Koffee With Karan Season 7 is currently streaming on Disney+Hotstar.

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Commonwealth Games 2022 Day 1: India’s full schedule

The Birmingham Commonwealth Games (CWG) has started. Over 5,000 athletes from 72 countries and territories will compete in 19 sports and 280 medal events. The Games will finish after 11 days, on August 8.

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Former WWE wrestler CM Punk slams Vince McMahon’s retirement. What was their rivalry?

Former WWE wrestler CM Punk, who left the company on a sour note in 2014, has said that WWE Chairman and CEO Vince McMahon’s retirement won't change anything at all.

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Over 300 killed, thousands stranded: Why Pakistan is facing severe floods

Floods in Pakistan have killed more than 300 people and left hundreds injured and thousands homeless. The government has issued warning of more downpours in 14 cities.

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What is the anti-doping bill that Lok Sabha just passed?

On Wednesday (July 27), Lok Sabha unanimously passed the national anti-doping bill. The bill seeks to create a statutory framework in the form of legislation for prohibition of doping in sports in the country.

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Why Rahul Dravid called Paddy Upton to mentor Team India again

South African mental conditioning expert Paddy Upton has been recalled as Indian cricket team’s mentor ahead of the T20I World Cup this year in October-November. However, Upton’s contract is for a short period of four months which might be extended by the BCCI.

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At Virat Kohli-Anushka Sharma-approved Bombay Bustle restaurant, what does a 3-course meal cost?

Virat Kohli and Anushka Sharma recently paid a visit to the Bombay Bustle restaurant in London. What does a 3-course meal cost there though?

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Girls use a temporary raft across a flooded street in a residential area after heavy monsoon rains in Karachi on July 26, 2022. Photo: AFP
Pakistan Monsoon Rains. Photo: AP
A fruit seller navigates a flooded road after a heavy rainfall in Karachi, Pakistan, Monday, July 11, 2022. Photo: AP
A boy uses bamboo raft across a flooded street in a residential area after heavy monsoon rains in Karachi on July 26, 2022. Photo: AFP
A Pakistani man push his bike through a flooded road after a heavy rainfall in Karachi, Pakistan, Friday, July 8, 2022.  Photo: AP
People push a rickshaw through a flooded road after a heavy rainfall in Karachi, Pakistan, Thursday, July 7, 2022. At least 77 people, including women and children, have died in rain-related incidents across Pakistan during the past three weeks, the country's minister for climate change said. Photo; AP
Motorcyclists navigate a flooded road after heavy rains, in Karachi, Pakistan, Monday, July 25, 2022. Pakistani officials say monsoon rains lashed Pakistan's largest city of Karachi and elsewhere, inundating several low-lying neighborhoods, flooding even the city's upscale areas and disrupting normal life. Since June 14, more than 300 people have been killed in rain-related incidents across Pakistan. Photo: AP
Motorcyclists and people wade through a flooded road in a business district after a heavy rainfall in Karachi, Pakistan, Saturday, July 9, 2022. Several people have died in rain-related incidents across Pakistan during the past three weeks, a top officials said. Photo: AP
A vendor covers herself with a plastic sheet to protect from rain while she waits for customers at a market, in Lahore, Pakistan, Thursday, July 21, 2022. Photo: AP
A rickshaw driver and a volunteer push a rickshaw stuck in a flooded road after a heavy rainfall in Karachi, Pakistan, Monday, July 11, 2022. The death toll from rain-related incidents over the past month has risen to over 140 as monsoon rains continue to lash Pakistan, triggering flash floods in some parts of the country, officials said. Photo: AP
People wade through a flooded road after heavy rains, in Karachi, Pakistan, Monday, July 25, 2022. Pakistani officials say monsoon rains lashed Pakistan's largest city of Karachi and elsewhere, inundating several low-lying neighborhoods, flooding even the city's upscale areas and disrupting normal life. Photo: AP
Volunteers use a boat to rescue people from a flooded area after heavy rains, in Karachi, Pakistan, Monday, July 25, 2022. Photo: AP
People wade through a flooded road after heavy rains, in Karachi, Pakistan, Monday, July 25, 2022. Photo: AP
Laborers carry produce as they wade through a flooded road after heavy rainfall, in Lahore, Pakistan, Thursday, July 21, 2022. Photo: AP
Pakistani soldiers and volunteers rescue people from a flooded area after heavy rains, in Karachi, Pakistan, Monday, July 25, 2022. Photo: AP
WWE SummerSlam 2022: Why Brock Lesnar has an edge over Roman Reigns

WWE wrestler Brock Lesnar will face current WWE Undisputed Universal Champion Roman Reigns on July 30 at the SummerSlam event in Nissan Stadium at Tennessee in US.

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Zimbabwe just made gold coin legal tender. Why?

Southeast African country Zimbabwe has issued gold coins as legal lender to tackle growing hyperinflation in the country. The name of the gold coin is Mosi-oa-Tunya and it will have a “liquid asset status”.

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Rohit Yadav in finals with Neeraj Chopra makes it two reasons to cheer for India at World Athletics Championships

India has a another medal hope now in javelin throw now in Rohit Yadav. Yadav made his World Athletics Championships debut in style as he made it to the final of the event on July 22 by finishing 11th in the qualifiers in Eugene, Oregon, US.

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What was Jayaprakash Narayan's role in Indira Gandhi's Emergency?

After acing his role as a Kashmiri Pandit in The Kashmir Files, Bollywood actor Anupam Kher will now play veteran political leader and freedom fighter Jayaprakash Narayan in Kangana Ranaut's next movie, Emergency.

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