Archive for November 20th, 2017

Eat more green leafy vegetables, fruits to live longer: Study

Washington DC [USA], November 20 (ANI): Here’s another reason to eat fruits, vegetables, whole grains and legumes, as according to scientists, a plant-based diet may help to reduce the risk of a deadly heart failure.

According to the study, people who eat more fruits and vegetables are 42…

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Dimitrov beats Goffin to win ATP Finals

London, Nov 20 (AFP) Grigor Dimitrov beat David Goffin 7 -5, 4-6, 6-3 in a gripping title decider at the ATP Finals to become the first debutant to win the season finale since 1998.

In a surprise final match-up, the Bulgarian sixth seed held his nerve under…

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Toshiba stocks plummet after capital increase announcement

Tokyo, Nov 20 :  Japanese electronics giant Toshiba’s stocks plummeted on Monday during the first half of the trading session following the company’s announcement of a multi-billion dollar capital increase to seek liquidity at a time of financial difficulties.

Toshiba’s shares lost almost 5 per cent in…

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Bachchan, Mohanlal approached for two versions of ‘Gumnaam’

Mumbai, Nov 20 (PTI) Megastar Amitabh Bachchan and southern superstar Mohanlal have been approached to feature in two different versions of suspense thriller film, “Gumnaam”.

Producer Jayantilal Gada confirmed, while Bachchan is being sought to star in the Hindi part, Mohanlal is in talks to feature in the south version…

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CPI-M office stoned in Thiruvananthapuram

Thiruvananthapuram, Nov 20: The Communist Party of India-Marxist’s district office here was stoned on Sunday evening, a day after City Mayor V.K. Prasanth suffered injuries in a scuffle between CPI-M and BJP councillors.

Windowpanes of the CPI-M office were broken and other property damaged in…

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Rupee slips 5 paise against dollar to 65.06

Mumbai, Nov 20 (PTI) The rupee depreciated by 5 paise to 65.06 against the dollar today after renewed demand for the US currency from importers.

The dollar made headway against the euro after Angela Merkel’s attempts to form a new government for Europe’s biggest economy collapsed, plunging…

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NCP to contest Gujarat polls solo

New Delhi, Nov 20 :  The Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) on Monday decided to contest the Gujarat Assembly elections on its own and expressed confidence it would bag the maximum number of seats in the “solo fight”.

The party’s decision came a day after the Congress declared its first list…

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Fire breaks out in Anantnag area of Kashmir

Srinagar, Nov 20 (PTI) A fire broke out in Reshi Bazaar locality in Jammu and Kashmir’s Anantnag town in the wee hours today, damaging several residential houses and shops, police said.

The blaze erupted at around 3:30 am and quickly spread to adjacent shops and residential houses, they…

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