Archive for August 7th, 2017

Britannia plans its largest plant in Maharashtra

Kolkata, Aug 7 :  FMCG major Britannia Industries plans to set up its largest plant at Ranjangaon Food Park in Maharashtra, company Chairman Nusli Wadia said on Monday.

“The company is planning to set up its largest plant at the Ranjangaon Food Park…,” Wadia told shareholders at the 98th Annual General…

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Karan Johar gives fans a glimpse of his twins

Mumbai, Aug 7 :  Filmmaker Karan Johar on Monday shared a heart-warming photograph of the “loves of his life” — his mother Hiroo with his twins Roohi and Yash, who have turned six months old.

Karan shared the photograph on Twitter. The grandmother is seen cuddling up to the babies.

Karan…

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Withdraw from Doklam to avoid confrontation: PLA to India

Huairou (China), Aug 7 (PTI) Senior Col Li Li of the People’s Liberation Army (PLA) may be thousands of kilometres away from Doklam but has a stern message for the Indian Army — withdraw from the Chinese territory to avoid confrontation.

A visit by Indian journalists, sponsored by the Chinese…

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NCP dissolved in Meghalaya, merges with NPP

Itanagar, Aug 7 : In a huge blow to Sharad Pawar, Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) leaders in Arunachal Pradesh on Monday dissolved the party and merged it with the National People’s Party (NPP) in the state.

The dissolution of the NCP in this BJP-ruled the state came after NCP…

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Niti Aayog vice-chief’s exit a bad signal

Narendra Modi must be realising by now that it is easier to demolish than to construct. He is unlikely to have spent sleepless nights before abolishing the Planning Commission. Instead, it was widely seen as a bold move in keeping with his personality.

The scrapping of the 64-year-old…

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Kerala CM functioning more like ‘Chief Murderer’: BJP

New Delhi  Aug 7 (ANI): Launching an attack on the Communist Party of India (Marxist) over the political violence in the state, the Bharatiya Janata Party on Monday labeled the Left as the “Communist Party of Murderers.”

Speaking to ANI, BJP leader GVL Narsimha Rao accused “architect” Kerala Chief Minister…

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Twelve killed in Nigeria church shooting: hospital sources

Warri (Nigeria), Aug 7 (AFP) Gunmen stormed a Catholic church in a town in southeast Nigeria early today, killing 12 worshippers, hospital sources and witnesses said.

The attack took place at around 6am at St. Philip’s church in Ozubulu, near the city of Onitsha, witnesses said.

“So far, 12…

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I realised I couldn’t relate to bubbly roles anymore: Anushka

New Delhi, Aug 7  (PTI) Her initial years in Bollywood saw her play the bubbly girl in films, but actor Anushka Sharma says she has now progressed in her career and moved beyond the “extrovert kind of roles”.

The 29-year-old actor, who made her Bollywood debut opposite Shah…

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Jadeja valuable for team, says skipper Kohli

Colombo, Aug 6:  Indian captain Virat Kohli praised all-rounder Ravindra Jadeja for his five-wicket haul in the team’s innings and 53 runs’ victory over Sri Lanka in the second cricket Test here on Sunday.

The Saurashtra cricketer bagged figures of 5/152 in the Sri Lankan second…

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