Archive for April 4th, 2017

Which Donald Trump will Xi Jinping meet at Mar-a-Lago?

Chinese President Xi Jinping may have a hard time understanding which President Donald Trump he will encounter when the two meet in Mar-a-Lago in Florida on April 6 and 7.

Would it be the Trump who has accused China of “raping our country” and being a currency manipulator…

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Showman Kohli missing, IPL to kick off without some big stars

New Delhi, Apr 4 (PTI) Virat Kohli’s colossal presence is sure to be missed when the 10th Indian Premier League (IPL) takes off tomorrow after a build-up mired in administrative tug-of-war over funds.

A clutch of Indian stars led by Kohli are out of this edition…

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Pak violates ceasefire along LoC, 3rd violation in 24 hours

Jammu, Apr 4(PTI) Pakistani troops violated the ceasefire and shelled forward posts and civilian areas along the Line of Control (LoC) in Rajouri district of Jammu and Kashmir today, the third such violation in 24 hours.

“Pakistani Army initiated indiscriminate firing of small arms, automatic and mortar shells from…

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Mani Ratnam taught me to simplify things, be rooted: Sharmishta Roy

Chennai, April 4 :  National Award winning production designer Sharmishta Roy says working with filmmaker Mani Ratnam twice in a row has taught her to simplify things and be rooted in her approach to work.

Having worked in “OK Kanmani”, Sharmishta reunited with Ratnam for Tamil romantic-drama “Kaatru Veliyidai”, which…

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Moto G5 smartphone launched in India

New Delhi, April 4 :  Motorola Mobility, a Lenovo brand on Tuesday launched its Moto G5 smartphone in India.

Priced at Rs 11,999, consumers can buy the G5 on starting midnight April 4.

The 5-inch full-HD display carrying G5 has splash proof design and equips a…

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RBI expected to keep rates unchanged on Thursday

Mumbai, April 4 :  The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) is expected to maintain its key lending rates at its first bi-monthly monetary policy review of this fiscal due on Thursday.

At its last policy review of the previous fiscal in February, the RBI had kept its repo or short…

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Time strawberries to bloom just after apples for better harvest

Washington D.C.  April. 4 (ANI): You may want to set your strawberry alarm clock for the post-apple bloom as according to a recent study, doing so can reap a better harvest.

When apple trees blossom, the sheer abundance of flowers attracts most of the pollinators, which leaves fewer…

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Alia’s love secrets only for best friends

New Delhi, April 4 :  Bollywood actress Alia Bhatt may not openly talk about her love life in the media but it’s one aspect of her life that she freely talks about to her best friends.

Alia, the ambassador of ice cream product Cornetto — which has come up with a…

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Jessica Chastain did ‘Zero Dark Thirty’ because of Tom Cruise?

Los Angeles  April 4 (ANI): Did you love Jessica Chastain’s portrayal of Maya in ‘Zero Dark Thirty’?

Well, if yes, then you should thank Tom Cruise for that.

If it was not for him, she would never have been a part of this Oscar-winning project.

In a recent…

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Defamation case in public matter, not private: Sisodia

New Delhi, April 4 :  Delhi Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia on Tuesday defended the decision to pay lawyer Ram Jethmalani from the exchequer in a defamation suit filed by Finance Minister Arun Jaitley against Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal, saying it was a public matter.

“There were allegations of corruption in…

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