Archive for March 24th, 2019

Macron looks to galvanise EU on China as Xi visits France

Paris, Mar 24 (AFP) Chinese President Xi Jinping heads to the French Riviera on Sunday for the final leg of his European tour, as France’s Emmanuel Macron looks to forge a united European front to contend with China’s global ambitions.

Xi’s trip will begin in the Mediterranean…

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FPIs invest Rs 38,211 crore in March on improved global liquidity

New Delhi Mar 24 PTI:  Foreign investors have poured in a net amount of Rs 38,211 crore in the domestic capital markets in March so far, mainly on account of improved global liquidity.

In February, foreign portfolio investors (FPIs) had put in a net amount of Rs 11,182…

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India launching electronic intelligence satellite April 1

Chennai Mar 24:  India on April 1 will launch an electronic intelligence satellite Emisat for the Defence Research Development Organisation (DRDO) along with 28 third party satellites and also demonstrate its new technologies like three different orbits with a new variant of PSLV rocket, ISRO said on Saturday.

According to…

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No one complains when so many runs are scored: Harbhajan

Chennai, Mar 24 (PTI) The slowness of the Chepauk track might be attracting a lot of criticism but veteran off-spinner Harbhajan Singh said while the wicket was difficult to bat, it was not unplayable.

Rival captains Mahendra Singh Dhoni and Virat Kohli expressed their disappointment over the wicket here…

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Mulayam’s name not in list of SP star campaigners

Lucknow, Mar 24 ( PTI) The Samajwadi Party Sunday released its list of 40 star campaigners in which there was no mention of party patron Mulayam Singh Yadav.

The list was released by senior SP leader Ram Gopal Yadav.

It carried the names of party chief Akhilesh Yadav, Azam Khan, Dimple…

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Is Aishwarya Rai pregnant with second child?

Mumbai Mar 24:  A photograph of Aishwarya Rai Bachchan doing the rounds on social media has made fans speculate that the actress and former Miss World may be pregnant with her second child.

The Goan Everyday photographed Aishwarya strolling bare foot on a beach with actor and husband Abhishek Bachchan…

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Army personnel killed in LoC firing by Pakistan

Jammu, Mar 24 (PTI) An Army personnel was killed Sunday in firing by Pakistani troops along the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir’s Poonch district, officials said.

They said the cross-border firing started in Shahpur and Kerni areas of Poonch around 5.30 pm Saturday and…

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SP chief Akhilesh Yadav to contest from Azamgarh LS seat

Lucknow, Mar 24 ( PTI) Samajwadi Party president Akhilesh Yadav will contest from Azamgarh Lok Sabha seat in Uttar Pradesh, the party announced Sunday.

An SP release also said the party will field senior leader Mohd Azam Khan from Rampur…

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