Archive for January 12th, 2018

HP Inc leads amid falling global PC shipments: Gartner

New Delhi, Jan 12 :  With a market share of 22.5 per cent, HP Inc. retained the top spot in the global PC market in the fourth quarter of 2017 even as shipments continued to decline, market research firm Gartner said on Friday.

With shipments growing 6.6 per cent…

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Full court must be called to discuss SC situation: Ex-judges

Thiruvananthapuram, Jan 12 :  A former Chief Justice of India and two other judges have termed as “unprecedented” the press meet by four senior sitting judges of the Supreme Court on Friday complaining over its administration and wished that a full court meeting be called soon.

Former Chief Justice K.G…

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Chinese troops have thinned in Doklam: Indian Army chief

New Delhi, Jan 12 :   Chinese troops have maintained their presence in Doklam on the border though their numbers have thinned, Indian Army chief General Bipin Rawat said on Friday.

Addressing the media ahead of the Army Day on January 15, he said road construction had been on in Doklam since…

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Parrikar smells conspiracy in media reportage of Goa beef strike

Panaji, Jan 12 :  Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar on Friday hinted at a conspiracy vis-a-vis sustained coverage of the strike by Goa’s beef traders by the national media, while also claiming he had an intelligence report suggesting so.

“Ten to 12 national media reporters have been camping…

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Israeli’s Gal Gadot flaunts Lebanese brand, sparks row

New York, Jan 12 : Lebanese fashion brand Elie Saab faced backlash for sharing a photograph of Israeli actress Gal Gadot wearing a dress from its collection.

The “Wonder Woman” wore a blue sash dress by the designer for the National Board of Review Awards Gala here earlier this week.

Elie…

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Trump uses slur to describe immigrants from Haiti, Africa

Washington, Jan 12 (AFP) President Donald Trump reportedly lashed out today in a meeting with lawmakers about immigration reform, demanding to know why the US should accept citizens from what he called “shithole” countries.

Trump sat down with senators and congressmen at the White House to discuss a proposed bipartisan…

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Rannvijay to play policeman in new web series

Mumbai, Jan 12 :  Actor-anchor Rannvijay Singha will be seen as a tough police officer in a new web-series titled “Kaushiki” on Viu.

“Not a stranger to the digital space, the ‘Roadies’ veteran will be adding a layer of mystery and excitement by portraying the role of a tough…

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‘Hate Story 4’ to now release on March 9

Mumbai, Jan 12 : Film director Vishal Pandya’s fourth installment of the “Hate Story” franchise is now scheduled to release on March 9 — a week later than scheduled.

The erotic thriller featureing Urvashi Rautela and Karan Wahi was earlier slated to release on March 2.

Asked for the reason for…

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Two Maoists killed in Jharkhand

New Delhi, Jan 12 : Two Maoists have been killed in a shootout with the CRPF during a search operation launched by the paramilitary force in Hazaribagh in Jharkhand, an official said on Friday.
The shootout took place around 11.23 p.m. on Thursday between the Maoists and a joint…

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