Archive for July 25th, 2018
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Parting reflections of a CEA

New Delhi July 25 Tomorrow is my last day in office as the Chief Economic Adviser (CEA) to the Government of India, a job of enormous responsibility, opportunity, excitement and of course, prestige. I must not indulge in reflection that risks turning sentimental. I should probably follow T S Eliot…

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How India trained its soldiers after the Kargil War

New Delhi July 25  During the 1999 Kargil war, the Indian Army had faced immense difficulty in recapturing its posts located at several high-altitude peaks in the J&K district after an infiltration took place from the other side of the border or Pakistan. One reason for this…

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Countdown begins to longest-ever lunar eclipse

Washington D.C. [U.S.A.], July 25

: Friday will turn into a day to remember, as the world will witness the longest lunar eclipse to date, which will last for an hour and forty-five minutes.
According to CNN, the moon will be in perfect alignment with the sun…

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Intractable hiccups associated with medical conditions

Washington D.C. [USA] July 25: Hiccups typically occur between four to sixty times in a minute. Acute hiccups are common which start without any specific reason and go away in a few minutes. They often can be stopped by holding the breath or breathing into a paper bag.

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Kylie Jenner tops 2018 Instagram rich list, Virat Kohli 17th

New Delhi [India] July 25: Social media is becoming increasingly powerful when it comes to influencing a consumer’s buying decisions and celebrities are often found to be the driving factor behind it.
Celebrities, including actors, models and sportspersons, are undoubtedly raking in huge moolah by acting as social media…

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Here’s what your dog would do if you were upset

Washington D.C. [USA] July 25: Dogs are thought to be well aware of people’s emotions, but if the owner of a pooch is really upset, would it actually go out of its way to offer help and comfort?
Turns out, some not only will, but they’ll also…

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BCCI revises venues for series against SA ‘A’

New Delhi [India], July 25 : The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) has revised the venues for the upcoming four-day games to be played between India ‘A’ and South Africa ‘A’.
The board, in accordance with Karnataka State Cricket Association (KSCA), reached a consensus that the games…

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American Express launches new brand campaign in India

New Delhi [India], July 25: American Express has launched its new 360-degree brand marketing campaign in India.
The campaign called “Powerful Backing of American Express: Don’t Live Life / Don’t Do Business Without It” reflects new-age highly-integrated lifestyles and how American Express supports its customers, enabling…

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