Archive for October 14th, 2017

Kids make a sale, ensure education of the underprivileged

Vadodara Oct 14 : ‘Khushiyon Ni Kabat’ project, the first edition of which was held earlier this year took place again in the city, this time, on a much grander scale. The second edition of the project took place on Sunday at the Akota Atithi Gruh.

‘Khushiyon Ni Kabat’ is a…

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Pak took key step to do more in fight against terror: Pence

Washington, Oct 14 (PTI) US Vice President Mike Pence has said that Pakistan has taken an “important” step in fight against terrorism by helping secure the release of a Canadian-American family abducted by the Haqqani networks five years ago.

American citizen Caitlan Coleman and her Canadian husband Joshua Boyle…

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U-17 World Cup: Rahim’s coach expresses desire to felicitate Bengal trio

Kolkata, Oct 14: India forward Rahim Ali’s coach Amiya Ghosh plans to felicitate all three Bengal footballers after their spirited display at the ongoing FIFA U-17 World Cup.

Defender Jitendra Singh and midfielder Abhijit Sarkar are the other two players besides Ali who are from the state and…

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Twitter deletes critical data related to Russia probe

Washington, Oct 14 :  As Twitter handed over to the US Senate the details of 201 handles linked to alleged Russian efforts to meddle in the presidential elections last year, a separate report has suggested that the micro-blogging website might have deleted data crucial to the probe.
The handover of…

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Gauri Lankesh killing: SIT releases sketches of 2 suspects

Bengaluru, Oct 14 :  The Special Investigation Team probing the killing of journalist Gauri Lankesh today released the sketches of two suspects and video footage from CCTV cameras.

It has sought public help to nab the culprits.

Based on information collected from witnesses, three sketches of two suspects were prepared. They…

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Oil prices rise amid geopolitical tensions

New York, Oct 14 : Oil prices rose on Friday, as turmoil in the Middle East underpinned the market.
The West Texas Intermediate for November delivery on Friday increased $0.85 to settle at $51.45 a barrel on the New York Mercantile Exchange, while Brent crude for December delivery rose…

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Ajay Devgn a great guy: Aamir Khan

Mumbai, Oct 14 : “Golmaal Again” and “Secret Superstar” are releasing around the festive occasion of Diwali, but there is no bad blood between Bollywood superstar Aamir Khan and actor Ajay Devgn. The “Dangal” star has praised Ajay by calling him a “great guy”.

Aamir took to Twitter on Saturday to…

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India not a fashion, but a textile country: Designer Pratima Pandey

New Delhi, Oct 14 :  Designer Pratima Pandey, who has signed a memorandum of understanding with the Indian government to support weavers of the country, feels that India has a lot of options in textiles and crafts, and wants people to understand that “we are not a fashion country, but a…

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Prime Minister shares stage with Nitish Kumar

Patna, Oct 14 (PTI) Prime Minister Narendra Modi today shared the stage with Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar for the first time after the the JD(U) returned to the NDA fold.

Modi attended the centenary celebrations of the Patna University (PU) here along with Kumar.

“It is a day…

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Indian voters capacity for surprises is difficult to read

As India moves towards a decisive poll in 2019, one can not help but recall lessons of history which threw up surprises and made us bow our heads before the sagacity and wisdom of Indian voters who showed remarkable capacity of seeing through the webs woven by clever politicians and…

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