Archive for September 20th, 2017

I’ve many shoes which my wife hits me with: Sanjay Dutt

Mumbai, Sep 20 :  Actor Sanjay Dutt, who is looking forward to his comeback film “Bhoomi”, has joked that his wife Manyata uses his shoes to hit him.

The actor quipped about his personal life during an episode of “Yaar Mera Superstar Season 2”. The episode will go on air on…

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China jabs back at Trump’s barb over South China Sea

Beijing, Sep 20 (AFP) Beijing hit back today at US President Donald Trump’s veiled criticism of its territorial claims in the disputed South China Sea, countering that the United States was a greater threat to sovereignty.

In his speech to the UN General Assembly yesterday, Trump decried “threats to…

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Equities close flat; FOMC meet outcome, funds’ outflow hamper sentiments

Mumbai, Sep 20 :  Key Indian equity indices closed on a flat note with fractional losses on Wednesday as caution ahead of the US Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) policy meet outcome, coupled with heavy outflow of foreign funds, kept investors’ sentiments subdued.

Heavy selling pressure was witnessed in automobile, consumer…

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Mumbai airport main runway shut due to heavy rains

Mumbai, Sep 20 :  The Mumbai Airport’s main runway failed to open at 2 p.m. on Wedesday as work on towing out a stranded private airlines aircraft continued amid heavy rains, low visibility and strong winds, officials said here.

An Air India technical team is assisting the SpiceJet authorities…

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Soldier killed as Pak violates ceasefire in Keran sector

Srinagar, Sept 20 (PTI) A soldier was killed as Pakistani troops opened fire at an Army patrol along the Line of Control in Keran sector of Jammu and Kashmir today.

An Army official said that “necessary and adequate” response has been given to the Pakistani firing.

“Pakistani troops resorted to…

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Higher education set for overhaul on lines proposed by high-powered panel

New Delhi  Sep 20 : Higher education sector is set for a makeover as the Modigovernment plans to implement a slew of measures such as qualifying exam for PhDs to be of the standard of NET exam, mandatory use of credible anti-plagiarism software for evaluating PhDs, assessment and accreditation of…

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Nadal focused on enjoying tennis, staying healthy

Malaga (Spain), Sep 20 :  Spanish tennis great Rafael Nadal said his goal was to enjoy playing tennis and avoid getting hurt.

Following seasons marred by injuries, Nadal regained his form this year to win his 10th French Open and third US Open, among other titles, and surge to the top…

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