Archive for June 13th, 2018

‘Loveratri’ teaser to have voice-over by Salman

Mumbai, June 13  Superstar Salman Khan has lent his voice to the teaser of his upcoming production “Loveratri”, which will launch his brother-in-law Aayush Sharma in Bollywood.

The teaser, which will give an insight into the storyline of the film, will have the superstar’s voice-over introducing…

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Videocon shares plunge around 5% on CIRP commencement

Mumbai, June 13  Videocon Industries’ stocks plunged more than 4.90 per cent on Tuesday, a day after it said that “Corporate Insolvency Resolution Process” (CIRP) has been commenced against the company.

According to the BSE data, the company’s scrip closed at Rs 7.56 per equity share down…

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Trump trade adviser apologises for insulting Trudeau

Washington, June 13  Peter Navarro, a White House trade adviser, has apologised after saying “there’s a special place in hell” for Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, who is in a trade dispute with President Donald Trump.

“In conveying that message, I used language that was inappropriate and basically lost…

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A STRATEGIC GAME CHANGER

New Delhi June 13   Chabahar provides a definite strategic edge to India. The success of Indian ambition in the region to a large extent will depend on a stable Afghanistan. India will, therefore, have to keep reviewing its strategic options

Chabahar is a deep-sea port located in the Sistan…

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DELHI MINISTER BEGINS HUNGER STRIKE AS CM, OTHERS ‘WAIT’ TO MEET L-G

New Delhi June 13   Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal and his cabinet colleagues, who spent the night at the lieutenant governor’s office, today dug in their heels with Health Minister Satyendar Jain beginning an indefinite hunger strike to press for their demands.

The AAP government’s demands include a…

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KOHLI STAR ATTRACTION AT BCCI AWARDS FUNCTION

Bengaluru June 13  He is not a part of the historic one-off Test match against Afghanistan but India captain Virat Kohli was the star attraction at the BCCI Annual Awards function today as he received the prestigious Polly Umrigar Trophy (Cricketer of the Year) award for two consecutive seasons…

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Urjit Patel grilled by Parliamentary panel, seeks more powers for RBI

New Delhi, June 13  RBI Governor Urjit Patel, who was on Tuesday grilled by parliamentarians over challenges being faced by the banking sector including the huge number and size of bad loans and frauds like the one in Punjab National Bank, sought more powers for the central bank to oversee…

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Safdarjang employee hangs himself inside OPD room

New Delhi, June 13  A nursing attendant at Safdarjang Hospital allegedly committed suicide by hanging himself inside the hospital’s OPD room, police said on Tuesday.

A resident of Vijay Vihar of Rohini in north Delhi, 48-year old Sanjay Kumar was found hanging from a ‘dupatta’ inside the room…

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Congress suffers setback in Meghalaya

Ranikor (Meghalaya), June 13 The opposition Congress in Meghalaya on Tuesday suffered a setback after its party members from South West Khasi Hills district’s Ranikor block resigned en masse and joined the ruling National People’s Party while the local legislator is likely to follow suit.

Former Public Works…

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Sunny Wednesday morning in Delhi

New Delhi, June 13  It was a sunny Wednesday morning in the national capital with the minimum temperature recorded at 30.5 degrees Celsius, three notches above the season’s average.

“The city may witness strong surface winds during the day,” an India Meteorological Department (IMD) official said.

The maximum…

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