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Updated: Sep 17, 2014 07:10 PM
Trade and co-operation in focus as three MoUs inked with Chinese President On the first day of Chinese President Xi Jinping's visit to Gujarat, three Memorandums of Understanding (MoUs) were signed between China and the state, in the presence of Prime M
Updated: Sep 17, 2014 05:43 PM
He claims the BJP will sweep all the four states going to assembly polls Seeking to downplay the setback for the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in the by-elections to Lok Sabha and assembly seats in various states, BJP National President Amit Shah on Wedn
Updated: Sep 17, 2014 04:11 PM
Officials at relief camps refer flood victims to nearest police stations to get food grains, but police say they do not have stocks to distribute. Chaos has hit relief distribution in flood-ravaged Kashmir as some survivors of the natural calamity from
Updated: Sep 17, 2014 03:25 PM
Barua was interrogated recently by the CBI in connection with the Saradha scam. Former Assam Director General of Police, Shankar Barua, reportedly shot himself in his residence at Barowari locality here on Wednesday. He was rushed to a private hospital
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China has a long-term strategy to develop cooperation with India A leading daily affiliated with the Chinese Communist Party has praised India for pursuing an independent foreign policy which lays the foundations for a solid China-India partnership.An ed
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Ranbaxy Laboratories said on Wednesday that federal authorities in the United States had sought details on how it reports pricing data for some products eligible for reimbursement under the Medicaid program. The company, which has agreed to be acquired
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The main eyewitness had failed lie detector test raising questions over his testimony In fresh twists in the Badaun alleged gangrape case in which two girls were found hanging from a tree, the Central Bureau of Investigation on Wednesday said the main e
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A second sexual harassment case at the Asian Games was being investigated by South Korea police on Wednesday, two days before the opening ceremony. Police asked prosecutors to indict a 19-year-old Palestinian footballer for allegedly harassing a female
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The Rajasthan Cricket Association (RCA) on Wednesday received some sort of relief as the District Judge (Jaipur City) has dismissed the transfer application filed by BCCI seeking transfer of RCA suit from ADJ-4 Jaipur.In another move, the suspended RCA is
Sport
Sep 17, 2014 05:13 PM
Knocked out of the Champions League T20 after losing to Northern Knights in the qualifying round, Mumbai Indians’ ace batsman Michael Hussey said some tight bowling by pacers Trent Boult and Tim Southee had led to his team’s downfall.“The
Sep 17, 2014 05:09 PM
Winston, who has been well prepared, is expected to score in the F.K. Irani Memorial Trophy (1,400m), the main event of the races to be held here on Thursday (Sept. 18).False rails (width about 6m from 1,600m to the winning post) will be in position.JAGAN
Sep 17, 2014 05:08 PM
Polydences pleased when the horses were exercised here on Wednesday morning. Sand track 600m: English Lass (Kavraj), Royal Classic (Daman) 38. They moved freely. Starsonboard (Pradeep), Hunt For Heads (rb) 41. Former better. Wild Temptation (Vinod Shinde)
Sep 17, 2014 05:07 PM
Winged Foot, Pursuit Of Fame, Spreadeagle and Majestic Opinion excelled when the horses were exercised here on Wednesday morning (Sept. 17).Inner sand:600m: Spark Of Harmony (Arshad) 40.5. Moved well. Galway Girl (S. John) 40.5. In fine condition. Rare An
Sep 17, 2014 03:31 PM
The moment the Capital’s football fraternity has been waiting for will arrive on Thursday with star Italian playmaker and striker Alessandro Del Piero making an entry to play as marquee player for Delhi Dynamos in the inaugural Indian Super League.T
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Sep 17, 2014 12:57 AM
Syria provides no easy answers. This time, IS knows that the U.S. will not send massive troop deployments into Syrian territory and has signalled that it does not care about international norms and western reaction. It recognises that the West has its han
Sep 17, 2014 12:36 AM
Despair rarely follows euphoria this closely: within four months of having recorded its best-ever electoral performance in Uttar Pradesh, the Bharatiya Janata Party seems to be struggling to retain its traditional bases in India’s most populous Stat
Sep 17, 2014 12:27 AM
Chinese President Xi Jinping arrives in India under extraordinary circumstances, when the political and economic dimensions of the international system are undergoing a profound transformation. There are distinct indicators that the era of a unipolar worl
Business
Sep 17, 2014 05:52 PM
The Indian rupee appreciated for the second day in a row and ended 13 paise higher at 60.92 against the Greenback following sustained dollar selling by exporters ahead of a decision on U.S. interest rates by Federal Reserve.A weak dollar overseas also aid
Sep 17, 2014 05:19 PM
FMCG firm Emami on Wednesday approved a 400 per cent interim dividend for its shareholders for 2014-15 fiscal.The Kolkata-based company’s board, which met on Wednesday, recommended an interim dividend of 400 per cent or Rs. 4 per share for FY 2014-1
Sep 17, 2014 05:05 PM
The proposed sale of Jaypee group’s hydel assets to Reliance Power in an estimated Rs 12,000-crore deal may get delayed due to regulatory uncertainties over tariff issues related to 1,000 MW Karcham Wangtoo hydro project -- one of the three projects
Sep 17, 2014 05:00 PM
The proposed sale of Jaypee group’s hydel assets to Reliance Power in an estimated Rs. 12,000-crore deal may get delayed due to regulatory uncertainties over tariff issues related to 1,000 MW Karcham Wangtoo hydro project — one of the three pr
Sep 17, 2014 04:48 PM
International Coal Ventures has approached the Steel Ministry with a proposal to restructure itself as NTPC and CIL are no longer willing to stay put in the special purpose vehicle as promoters.Government sources said the proposal would be taken up soon f
Features
Sep 17, 2014 04:00 PM
The inevitable cycle of change has relegated many a pleasure to oblivion yet the memories linger on The Delhi I love, as I once wrote for the British Council’s Keeping in Touch project, is all but consigned to the dustbin of history. But, thank God
Sep 16, 2014 06:53 PM
Handling pressure and expectations with élan has become second nature to Mahesh. On the eve of ‘Aagadu’s release, the actor is a picture of calm and confidence Achieving stardom overnight is like running a sprint but staying at the top
Sep 16, 2014 07:12 PM
The audio launch of the Tamil film I was truly a starry affair How would you describe an evening that saw Arnold Schwarzenegger, Rajinikanth and A. R. Rahman share stage? On Monday evening, all roads led to the Nehru Stadium for the grand audio launch
Sep 17, 2014 07:02 PM
The Renault Duster goes from soft-roader to mud crawler with the addition of all-wheel-drive functionality and upgraded interiors The Duster single-handedly changed the fortunes of Renault in India and went on to become the best-selling SUV in the count
Sep 17, 2014 06:56 PM
The BMW 7-series Active Hybrid is a luxo-barge for environment conscious buyers who do not mind the price premium The introduction of the Active Hybrid 7 is BMW’s attempt at establishing a green image in the run up to the launch of the i8 hybrid s
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Sep 16, 2014 10:22 PM
A fresh spell of heavy rain on Monday evening created traffic problems, and many were caught unawares. Traffic lights created a beautiful scene, as the inundated roads reflected all colours. Heavy rains in the catchment area of Krishna River also brought
Sep 16, 2014 10:12 PM
Traffic on the busy Begumpet flyover came to a standstill during the peak hours on Tuesday morning after a cement-laden truck rammed into a road-divider early in the morning. It took around four hours for the traffic police to remove the truck and restore
Sep 16, 2014 09:44 PM
A potential tourists’ paradise – Bayyaram Tank – built by Kakatiyas in 13th Century A.D., needs a push from Government. Eight-foot pillar found near the tank is engraved on four sides of the stone in Telugu, Kannada script in Sanskrit la
Sep 14, 2014 08:13 PM
Feast on the fest of the autumn moon If your have been postponing your Chinese lunch/dinner, then make the most of the ongoing Autumn Moon Festival at Golden Dragon. Master Chef Hung Fong Ng and his team are ready to present the traditional cuisine of th
Sep 14, 2014 07:19 PM
In pictures: Kochi International Fashion Week Photos: Thulasi Kakkat There were no complaints of a lack of glitz and glamour on the ramp on the opening day of the Kochi International Fashion Week 2014, with designers Hari Anand, Chaitanya Rao and Rocky
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