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‘Prem Ratan Dhan Payo’ grosses Rs.330 crore worldwide

Mumbai, Nov 20,2015  “Prem Ratan Dhan Payo”, which brought together superstar Salman Khan and director Sooraj Barjatya after 16 years, has surpassed the Rs.300 crore mark in just eight days of its release.

The movie, which released a day after Diwali on November 12, is a story of…

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Sheena Bora case: Peter Mukerjea charged with murder

Mumbai, Nov 21 ,2015  The sensational Sheena Bora case got murkier as the CBI slapped murder charge on former media tycoon Peter Mukerjea and accused him of playing an “active role” in the killing of his stepdaughter. A special court here remanded him to CBI custody till Monday.

It has…

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ED raids in 3 states in money laundering probe against HP CM

New Delhi, Nov 20,2015  (PTI) Enforcement Directorate sleuths today conducted searches at about a dozen premises spread over three states in connection with its money laundering probe against Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh.

Official sources said raids were carried out in Delhi, Mumbai (Maharashtra) and Kolkata (West Bengal…

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Nitish sworn in as CM, Lalu’s 2 sons as ministers

Patna, November 20,2015  (PTI) Nitish Kumar on Friday took oath as Chief Minister of eastern Indian state Bihar along with 28 ministers, including RJD chief Lalu Prasad’s two sons Tejaswi and Tej Pratap, as the grand alliance government of RJD-JD(U)-Congress was sworn in at a…

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Fall in public, private investment major concern: Rajan

Hong Kong, Nov 20,2015  Reserve Bank of India Governor Raghuram Rajan on Friday said he was concerned that the fall in public and private investment in India would

affect the country’s economic growth.

“On the growth front, the central concern is with investments. Private investment has fallen back…

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Nitish is Bihar CM again, 28 ministers take oath

Patna, Nov 20 ,2015 Cheered by over one lakh supporters, JD-U leader Nitish Kumar, who led the Grand Alliance to victory in assembly elections, on Friday took oath as the chief minister of Bihar at the head of a 28-member ministry of his party, RJD and Congress legislators…

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Future Ready: Swedavia Selects Lockheed Martin to Deliver Next Generation Systems

London, Nov. 20, 2015 – Swedish Airport Operator Swedavia has selected Lockheed Martin (NYSE:LMT) to deliver a new generation of multi-airport operational systems that will transform the way critical information is shared with stakeholders across their network.

Swedavia is responsible for 10 state-owned airports in Sweden. A world…

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Obama names Indian-origin Swati Dandekar as ADB directo

Washington, Nov 20,2015  President Barack Obama has nominated India-born Swati A. Dandekar, a Nagpur and Bombay University alum, to be United States director of the Asian Development Bank, with the rank of ambassador.

The nomination of Dandekar who will replace Robert M. Orr was announced by the White…

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Three injured in Kashmir town blast

Srinagar, Nov 20 ,2015  Two troopers and a civilian were injured on Friday in an explosion in Pampore town of Jamm and Kashmir’s Pulwama district, a police official said.

“Two CRPF (Central Reserve Police Force) troopers and a civilian were injured in an explosion near the J&K…

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