Archive for August 7th, 2018

Karunanidhi: The script writer who wrote Tamil Nadu’s destiny

Chennai, Aug 7 (PTI) As a script writer he would have lived a life of obscurity in the shadows of film stars who enjoy cult status in Tamil Nadu

But sharp-tongued, quick-witted M Karunanidhi had other plans. He outshone many a celebrity, as he presided over the destiny…

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My biggest fear is failure: Priyanka Chopra

New Delhi, Aug 7 Priyanka Chopra may be one of the biggest and most successful Indian stars, but the actor says failures still scare her.

The 36-year-old actor, who forayed into the West with ABC thriller “Quantico”, said she feels “miserable” when she faces a setback in any…

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Is India’s solar policy topsy turvy?

Prime Minister Narendra Modi government’s overzealous approach towards solar power generation and solar module manufacturing appear to be unsustainable.
As it is more than 25,000 Mw of thermal power generation capacity is on sale and buyers are hard to find. This idle capacity is one of the major…

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Italian bike-maker Benelli signs MoU for plant in Telangana

Hyderabad, Aug 7 (PTI) Italian motorcycle-maker Benelli today signed an MoU with Telangana government and Adishwar Auto Ride International (AARI), a subsidiary of Mahavir Group, for setting a manufacturing facility here.

The group company would initially start assembling CKD (completely knocked down) kits of the bike here for Benelli…

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Assam NRC draft: SC to hear matter today

New Delhi  August 7 (ANI): Amid political slugfest over Assam’s National Register for Citizens (NRC) draft, the Supreme Court will on Tuesday hear the matter.

The second final draft, which was released on July 30, included names of 2.89 crore people out of 3.29 crore applicants in…

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Karunanidhi’s condition declines, next 24 hours crucial

Chennai, Aug 7 (PTI) The condition of ailing DMK patriarch M Karunanidhi has “declined” and keeping his vital organs functioning remains a “challenge”, Kauvery Hospital said today, indicating the next 24 hours could be crucial.

The 94-year-old five-time Tamil Nadu chief minister was being continuously monitored and…

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These modern-day Shrawan Kumar set example of devotion to parents

New Delhi  August 7 (ANI): Re-enacting the role of Shravan Kumar, the mythical character who carried his old parents on a kanwar”>kanwar(sling), four brothers from Haryana’s Palwal carried their parents to a pilgrim site from Hardiwar to Mansa Devi on a kanwar”>kanwar.


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