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Coal India talking to Bangladesh for fuel exports

New Delhi, Sep 6  State miner Coal India Ltd (CIL) is engaged in intense consultations with Bangladesh to export coal to the neighbouring country, the government said on Tuesday.

“We are already into it and they (CIL) are in very deep consultations with Bangladesh for exporting it,” Coal Secretary Anil…

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Sensex zooms 446 pts to hit 17-mth high, Nifty up 133 pts

Mumbai, Sep 6 (PTI) Market benchmark Sensex hit a nearly 17-month high today after surging 446 points to 28,978.02 and the Nifty zoomed 133.35 points led by heavy buying in auto and banking stocks on bullish overseas cues amid dimming hopes of an interest-rate hike…

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Waluscha de Sousa becomes face of Avon hair care

Mumbai, Sep 6  Model-turned-actress Waluscha de Sousa, who made her Bollywood debut with Shah Rukh Khan-starrer “Fan”, has been roped in as the face of beauty direct selling company Avon hair care.

The brand on Tuesday launched Naturals Hair Oil — which offers the goodness of seven oils…

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Rumours of dating Kriti Sanon hurtful: Gaurav Arora

Mumbai, Sep 6 (PTI) Actor Gaurav Arora says last year’s reports claiming he dated “Dilwale” actress Kriti Sanon bothered him a lot as the speculation took away from the hardwork he was putting in, professionally.

Even before he made his debut with “Love Games” earlier this year, Gaurav was…

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Rahul attacks Modi as he starts 2,500-km Yatra from UP

Deoria, Sep 6  Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi on Tuesday accused Prime Minister Narendra Modi of bias towards the rich as he began a 2,500-km ‘Kisan Yatra’ in election-bound Uttar Pradesh.

Addressing a crowd at Rudrapur in Deoria district, Gandhi said the Prime Minister wanted to waive…

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Cauvery row: B’luru-Mysuru Highway blocked, protests intensify

Mandya (KTK), Sep 6 (PTI) Agitated farmers and activists belonging to pro-Kannada outfits today blocked Bengaluru-Mysuru Highway as protests intensified in the wake of the Supreme Court directive to the state to release Cauvery water to Tamil Nadu.

Mandya district, the nucleus of Cauvery politics, saw a bandh…

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HC asks JNU not to take action against Kanhaiya, others

New Delhi, Sep 6  The Delhi High Court on Tuesday asked the Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) administration to not take any action, till September 19, including the penalty against JNUSU president Kanhaiya Kanhaiya and seven others.

Justice Sanjeev Sachdeva also asked the University to submit its response before the court…

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Pakistan should focus on resolving its own problems: India’s envoy to Pak

Karachi, Sept 6 (PTI) People living in glass houses should not be throwing stones at others, the Indian envoy in Pakistan has said as he described Kashmir as an internal matter of India.

Answering questions on the Kashmir issue and the recent statement by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Balochistan…

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India will be late by 50 years in achieving education goals: UNESCO

New Delhi Sep 6 PTI : Going by the current trend, India will be half a century late in achieving its global education commitments and the country needs fundamental changes in the education system if it wants to meet the 2030 sustainable development goals, a UNESCO report has said.


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Tips to choose jewellery for wedding season

New Delhi, Sep 6  Jewellery pieces play an important role in a womans life. And this wedding season, choker jewellery and polki neckpieces are in vogue, says an expert.

Sandeep Narang, Chief Designer and Managing Director, Hazoorilal by Sandeep Narang, shares some tips on how to look stunning with the…

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