Updated 12:35 PM Jul 13, 2014

PM Modi leaves for Brazil to attend the BRICS summit

His meeting with Chancellor Angela Merkel in Berlin was shelved after Germany's entry into the Fifa World Cup final for which she will be in Brazil.

World Cup 2014 Final: Will Germany succumb to Messi magic?

The most entertaining World Cup in a generation comes down to a final match that pits the planet's best player against the tournament's best team.

World Cup 2014: Germany's road to the final

Germany put on two of the most explosive displays of the tournament - beating Portugal 4-0 in the group stage and demolishing hosts Brazil 7-1 in the semis.

World Cup 2014 Final: Can a German keep Lionel Messi quiet?

Hoewedes, branded as Germany's weakest link, says he is ready for the toughest job in football - keeping Messi quiet in Sunday's final.

A village where literacy is 100 percent, corruption zero

Villagers of Chatter in Ramgarh district claim that no case of crime has been reported here since independence.

State government announces free graduation for girls

This order also applies to engineering colleges where otherwise the students have to shell out about Rs 18,ooo fee per year.

Iran dates a big hit among rozedaars during Ramzan

The markets are flooded with several varieties of dates from Iran and other Middle Eastern countries during the holy month of Ramzan.

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    Android app PoochO lets commuters in Delhi locate, hire autorickshaws nearest to them

    Pooch-O app can be downloaded on only Android phones from Google Play store, and thereafter, people have to ensure GPS of their phone is on and can find out auto nearest to them through Maps.

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    HTC launches Desire 616, One (E8) smartphones in India at Rs 16,900, Rs 34,990

    The HTCs Desire 616 is a dual SIM device, powered by 1.4 GHz octa-core processor. Both phones come with a 5-inch display.

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    Can't go without your phone for even 10 minutes? Here's why

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  • Yahoo unveils a lineup of free streaming concerts

    Yahoo unveils a lineup of free streaming concerts

    Yahoo continued its shift to online content with a line-up of free streaming concerts by music stars such as Usher, Michael Franti, and The Dave Matthews Band.

  • Do you customise your smartphone to make friends jealous?

    Do you customise your smartphone to make friends jealous?

    According to a new research, Americans customise their mobile phones less while South Koreans love to accessorise their phones with charms, cases, bags, and stickers.

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    Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella commits to develop Xbox platform

    "Microsoft will continue to vigorously innovate and delight gamers with Xbox," says Nadella in an email released by the company on its website.

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