Archive for December 15th, 2017

Acer ‘Predator 21 X’ gaming notebook in India

New Delhi, Dec 15 : Making further inroads into the Indian gaming market, Acer on Friday launched “Predator 21 X” gaming notebook with curved screen for Rs 6,999,99.

There are only 500 units of Acer “Predator 21 X” available worldwide which will be available at Acer Exclusive stores and…

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43 Indian fishermen arrested by Pak authorities: official

Karachi, Dec 15 (PTI) Forty-three Indian fishermen have been arrested and seven of their boats seized by Pakistani authorities for allegedly fishing illegally in the country’s territorial waters in the Arabian Sea, officials said today.

The fishermen were arrested yesterday and have been handed over to the Docks…

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Afridi hat-trick steals show in T10 opener

Sharjah, Dec 15 (IANS) Former Pakistan skipper Shahid Afridi’s hat-trick lit up the opening night of the inaugural T10 League here, helping his Pakhtoons side beat the Virender Sehwag-led Maratha Arabians by 25 runs.

In the tournament opener, Kerala Kings rode on Irish Paul Stirling’s unbeaten…

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Blood test for multiple sclerosis comes closer

London, Dec 15 :  Researchers have found that multiple sclerosis (MS), a disease of the brain and spinal cord, can be detected by simply analysing blood samples.

The current procedure for detection of the disease requires the invasive, often painful, process of collecting fluid from the brain and spine.

The research…

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NGT bans plastic in Haridwar, Rishikesh

New Delhi, Dec 15 : The National Green Tribunal (NGT) on Friday reiterated its 2015 order banning the use, sale, manufacturing and storage of plastic items in the pilgrimage towns of Haridwar and Rishikesh in Uttarakhand.

The tribunal ordered a fine of Rs 5,000 on the violators. The ban includes…

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Rahul faces difficult task ahead

The biggest challenge before Rahul Gandhi after becoming new President of India’s 130-year old Congress Party is to evolve new strategy as well as to give new life to party to combat the politics of hard Hindutva of ruling Bhartiya Janata Party ahead of next general election in…

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Amazon launches Alexa skill testing tool for developers

New Delhi, Dec 15 :  Amazon on Friday launched Alexa Test Simulator (Beta) tool for developers to optimise, test and improve their skills.
The new tool will add more features, including a visual display, new voice input capabilities and the ability to test multi-turn conversation, or conversation with multiple people…

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Love the character Paro: Richa Chadha on ‘Dasdev’

New Delhi, Dec 15 : Actress Richa Chadha, who will be seen in the upcoming film “Dasdev”, says she loves her character Paro.

The actress, who is currently enjoying the success of her latest release “Fukrey Returns”, told IANS: “The character has been done several times by people in the films…

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Rajinikanth taught me many things: Amy Jackson

Gurugram, Dec 15 : Actress Amy Jackson says she has learnt a lot not just about the craft of acting from megastar Rajinikanth, but also drawn from how calm and humble he is as a person despite his stardom.

Amy will be seen sharing screen space with Rajinikanth and Akshay Kumar…

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