Archive for December 24th, 2017

BJP under Modi not unbeatable: Chidambaram

New Delhi, Dec 24 :   Senior Congress leader P. Chidambaram on Sunday attacked Prime Minister Narendra Modi on lack of job creation and said jobs would be a critical factor in polls over the next 16 months, including the Lok Sabha election.

In a series of tweets, the former Finance Minister…

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2G case special court verdict: A big blow to Modi’s BJP

A  special Court acquitted all 35 accused in the high profile 2G spectrum allocation scam case that had questioned the political credibility of the Manmohan Singh government setting in motion a process that ended with the defeat of the Congress in 2014 Lok Sabha elections.
The Congress paid a high…

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Winter wanderlust: Explore some great Indian festivals during holidays

New Delhi Dec 21 (ANI): As we all know, India is a rich country with diverse culture and traditions. Every festival stands out for its unique celebrations, grandeur, food and customs.

In these winter months, plan an extraordinary journey to witness the finest culture of the country. Goomo, an Omni…

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China’s first homegrown amphibious aircraft makes maiden flight (Lead)

Beijing, Dec 24 : China’s first indigenous amphibious aircraft, believed to be the world’s largest, completed its maiden flight on Sunday, taking off from Zhuhai, the coastal city off the disputed South China Sea.

China is engaged in the military build-up and the successful flight by the aircraft…

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Dominant Barca move 14 points clear of Real Madrid

Madrid, Dec 23 (AFP) Barcelona took a huge step towards regaining the La Liga title as goals from Luis Suarez, Lionel Messi and Aleix Vidal beat bitter rivals Real Madrid 3-0 at the Santiago Bernabeu today to open up a 14-point lead over the European champions.

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‘Tiger Zinda Hai’ mints Rs 33.75 crore on first day

Mumbai, Dec 24(PTI) Bollywood superstar Salman Khan has bounced back at the office with his latest film “Tiger Zinda Hai”, which raked in Rs 33.75 crore on its opening day.

Directed by Ali Abbas Zafar, “Tiger Zinda Hai” is a sequel to 2012 hit film “Ek Tha Tiger…

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Philippines storm death toll climbs to 133: govt

Manila, Dec 23 (AFP) The death toll from a tropical storm in the southern Philippines climbed swiftly to 133 on today, as rescuers pulled dozens of bodies from a swollen river, police said.

Tropical Storm Tembin has lashed the nation’s second- largest island of Mindanao since yesterday, triggering flash…

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TN government will fall in three months: Dinakaran

Chennai, Dec 24 (IANS) Sidelined AIADMK leader T.T.V.Dinakaran on Sunday said the current Tamil Nadu government will fall in three months time.

His remarks came he established a considerable lead in the by-election for Radhakrishnan Nagar (R.K.Nagar) Assembly constituency ahead of the ruling AIADMK…

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Gender pay gap a ‘global’ problem: Priyanka Chopra

New Delhi Dec 24 (ANI): The issue of gender pay gap has been the talk of the town for a while now. The latest celebrity to voice her opinion on the same is Global star Priyanka Chopra.

While talking to ANI, the ‘Baywatch’ actress said the gender pay gap is…

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