Archive for November 19th, 2018

Why does India want to buy the MH-60 ‘Romeo’ Helicopters from the US

New Delhi Nov 19 India wants to buy 24 multi-role MH-60 ‘Romeo’ anti-submarine helicopters from the United States at an estimated cost of $2 billion.

Quoting defence industry sources, a PTI report Saturday said the government-to-government deal is expected to be finalised in a few…

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Lords Hotels & Resorts signs-up new property in Udaipur

New Delhi Nov 19 Lords Hotels & Resorts, one of biggest mid-market hotel chain in India has announced plans of launching new property at Govardhan Vilas in Udaipur. To be launched as Lords Inn, Udaipur the forty one room’ property is designed for smart traveller seeking hassle free and…

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Phool Waalon Ki Sair: An offering of communal unity at altar of secular India

New Delhi, Nov 19 When Syed Fariddudin Qutbi, the “khadim” (attendant) of the shrine of 13th century sufi saint Qutbuddin Bakhtiar Kaki in Meharauli, stepped out after offering a floral “chhatra” (a flower-embellished umberella) at the ancient Yogmaya temple located at a stone’s throw from the dargah, all…

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Mary Kom in quarters, Sarita out of women’s boxing Worlds

New Delhi, Nov 19  Veteran boxer M.C. Mary Kom entered the quarter-finals while Sarita Devi lost her bout to crash out of the World Women’s Boxing Championship here on Sunday.

Mary registered a unanimous 5:0 win over Kazakhstan’s Aigerim Kassenayeva in the flyweight category (48kg…

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Google to allow users to comment on search results

San Francisco, Nov 19  Google is planning to launch a new feature that will enable users to leave in search results comments that could be seen by others.

While the feature has not yet gone live, an official Google help document has described how it would work, the Search Engine…

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Are air purifiers helpful inside your home?

New Delhi, Nov 19  Installing air purifiers in your homes and offices may, to some extent, help combat the impact of deadly air on your respiratory and circulatory systems; but the question remains: How effective they can be over time in mitigating the ill-effects of Delhi’s toxic air…

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Trending jewellery styles to hit this wedding season

New Delhi, Nov 19  With the wedding season in full swing, more and more would be brides are breaking away from conventional norms and choosing to dress up their bridal selves as an extension of their own personality. However, selecting the jewellery for the big day can be a daunting…

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Once a Miss World, always a Miss World: Manushi Chhillar

New Delhi, Nov 19 Miss World 2018 Manushi Chhillar, who has clocked a year since she brought back the coveted crown to India after a long jinx, has mixed emotions as she is ready to head to China to hand over her title. She says it has been a life…

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Sensex, Nifty open in green

Mumbai, Nov 19  Ahead of key RBI board meeting the key Indian equity indices opened on Monday in the positive territory taking cues from its Asian peers.

The BSE Sensex was trading 190 points higher after as healthy buying was witnessed in all the 19 sectors on BSE, except for…

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