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10 things the Modi govt did different from the others
02 Sep 2014 13:00 - News Post

We've put together a list of 13 basic rules of etiquette, based on our own flying experiences and some expert opinions. Follow them, and your next flight might just be bearable - as long as everyone [ ... ]

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Xiaomi Redmi 1S review: Redefines the entry-level segment
02 Sep 2014 13:00 - News Post

After disrupting the budget segment, Xiaomi now has its eyes set on the entry-level smartphone market in India with its Redmi 1S smartphone. The Xiaomi Mi 3 boasted high-end hardware at a budget price [ ... ]

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Live: We have replaced red tape with red carpet, Modi tells Japan | Highlights
02 Sep 2014 13:00 - News Post

Come and invest in India — only place you can find democracy, demography and demand, PM Narendra Modi told investors in Japan today....

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Live: Commitment to peace is ingrained in DNA of Indian society, PM Modi says
02 Sep 2014 09:00 - News Post

After scripting Tokyo declaration with PM Shinzo Abe, Prime Minister Narendra Modi is today interacting with university students in Japan....

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Tatra truck scam: Tejinder Singh arrested, sent to Tihar
02 Sep 2014 01:00 - News Post

Special CBI Judge Madhu Jain rejected Tejinder Singh's bail application and sent him to judicial custody till October 20....

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Amit Shah begins Kerala visit; RSS leader murdered in Kannur
01 Sep 2014 21:00 - News Post

Shah made it clear that his objective was to make the BJP stronger in all southern states, including Kerala and also Odisha, Assam and West Bengal....

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Tatra truck deal case: Tejinder Singh arrested, taken to Tihar jail
01 Sep 2014 18:00 - News Post

Special CBI Judge Madhu Jain rejected Tejinder Singh's bail application and sent him to judicial custody till October 20....

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Pakistan on edge: Army chief meets Sharif, protests continue
01 Sep 2014 17:00 - News Post

Protesters armed with clubs and sticks today broke the gate and entered the premises of the secretariat, defying calls from the army personnel not to enter the building....

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I left music to save marriage to Ravi Shankar: Ex-wife
01 Sep 2014 14:00 - News Post

Sitar exponent Ravi Shankar's wife Annapurna Devi says she had to choose between marital bliss over professional recognition — and she chose the former....

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'I left music to save marriage to Ravi Shankar'
01 Sep 2014 13:00 - News Post

Sitar exponent Ravi Shankar's wife Annapurna Devi says she had to choose between marital bliss over professional recognition — and she chose the former....

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Now, SpiceJet offers Rs 499 fare on domestic network
01 Sep 2014 13:00 - News Post

SpiceJet on Monday offered customers ticket prices as low as Rs 499 on its domestic network in yet another limited period special fare scheme, 'Early Bird'....

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Nalanda University reopens after hundreds of years
01 Sep 2014 13:00 - News Post

The revived Nalanda University, an ancient international centre for learning in Bihar which has attracted over 1,000 applications from around the world, will begin its first academic session from Sept [ ... ]

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Two Naga protesters killed in police firing
31 Aug 2014 06:37 - News Post

At least two persons were killed and six others were injured at Ukhrul town of Manipur on Saturday when locals clashed with police...

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Hope GLEAMs for destitute women
31 Aug 2014 06:00 - News Post

Guwahati: Mahima Das of the city’s Kharghuli area has reason to be delighted. In her 60s, Mahima would while away her time even a year ago. Today, she participates in conserving nature and earns a few thousand to boot...

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Mary to miss biopic premiere in Toronto
31 Aug 2014 06:00 - News Post

Caught up in hectic preparations for the upcoming Asian Games in Incheon, South Korea, boxing champion MC Mary Kom will not be able to attend the premiere of her biopic, “Mary Kom”, at the Toronto Film Festival....

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22 poachers arrested in 2 yrs
31 Aug 2014 06:00 - News Post

Aizawl: At least 22 persons have been arrested for poaching in Dampa Tiger Reserve in Mizoram over the last two years. This includes seven people from the Bru community and six from the Chakma community....

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World-class automobile unit at Shillong ITI
31 Aug 2014 06:00 - News Post

The mechanic and motor vehicle section at the government-run Industrial Technical Institute (ITI), Shillong, will be upgraded into a world-class automobile section in collaboration with Tata Motors Limited....

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Artist duo grab eyeballs in Mumbai
31 Aug 2014 06:00 - News Post

Guwahati: A surrealist interpretation of human beings’ search for self-knowledge, using scientific means and audio and video imagery, is presently being showcased at an exhibition called ‘Noise Life’ at the Goethe Institute/ Max Mueller Bhavan in Mumbai...

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Tripura govt introduces bill to regulate rickshaws
31 Aug 2014 06:00 - News Post

In a bid to promote non-polluting three wheelers in the state, the Left Front government in Tripura introduced the Tripura Rickshaw Regulation Bill, 2014, in the assembly on Friday...

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Floods: Rijiju seeks Army help
31 Aug 2014 06:00 - News Post

Union minister of state for home affairs Kiren Rijiju has appealed to the Army and paramilitary forces to assist the state in minimizing the impact of floods and help restore road communication, particularly in remote and border areas....

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Mob lynches ‘rapists’ in Dibrugarh
31 Aug 2014 06:00 - News Post

Two suspected rapists were killed and their bodies buried by a mob comprising tea workers in Dibrugarh’s Chabua tea estate on Friday ....

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BPF suspects IG role in shielding Saradha agents, ...
31 Aug 2014 06:00 - News Post

Allegations brought against an Assam Police IG that he shielded agents and officials of Saradha chit fund company and gave them a free hand to carry out the company’s operations in the state rocked the house on Saturday....

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Budget session ends on a stormy note
31 Aug 2014 06:00 - News Post

The budget session of the assembly ended on a stormy note on Saturday with the opposition staging a walkout....

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PM’s bank account scheme a game changer: SBI offic...
31 Aug 2014 06:00 - News Post

G C Pandey, the general manager of SBI’s corporate centre in Mumbai, is optimistic that Pradan Mantri Jan-DhanYojana (PMJDY) will be a game changer for the common man, banks and the nation....

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Best Bakery trader kidnapped in Arunachal
30 Aug 2014 06:56 - News Post

Armed miscreants kidnapped K P Chako, a prominent trader who runs a chain of Best Bakery outlets in the city, on Thursday night. He was abducted from his rented residence in Naharlagun, police said on Friday...

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No respite from flood fury, 4 lakh people still in...
30 Aug 2014 06:00 - News Post

The toll in the current wave of floods in the state has climbed to 15 in the last three days....

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I am a victim of scam, says Anjan Dutta
30 Aug 2014 06:00 - News Post

Senior Congress legislator and former minister Anjan Dutta, whose house was also raided by the CBI on Thursday in connection with the Saradha chit fund scam, said he welcomed the probe but clarified that the financial transaction between Saradha and his printing facility was purely a business deal a [ ... ]

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Surrendered Dimasa militants stage dharna
30 Aug 2014 06:00 - News Post

The surrendered militants of disbanded DHD (Nunisa) and DHD (Jewel Garlosa) on Friday staged a dharna in Haflong, the district headquarters of Dima Hasao, seeking an early implementation of a memorandum of settlement (MoS), they had signed a couple of years ago....

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Rivers wreakhavoc in Arunachal
30 Aug 2014 06:00 - News Post

There is no respite from the floods for villagers of Bordumsa and Diyun administrative circles in Arunachal Pradesh....

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Saradha chit fund scam: CBI raids continue in city
30 Aug 2014 06:00 - News Post

The CBI continued to raid select locations in the city for the second day on Friday in connection with the multi-crore Saradha chit fund scam. Besides raiding the house of Manoranjana Sinh, ex-wife of former Union minister Matang Sinh, CBI officials took popular singer Sadananda Gogoi to Kolkata for [ ... ]

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Technology News

First Impression : Spice Fire One
01 Sep 2014 17:10 - News Post

Taking cue from Intex, Spice has launched its first Firefox OS-powered budget smartphone, the Spice Fire One Mi-FX priced at Rs 2299/- only aiming to cut Android's monopoly in budget smartphones and encourage users to switch from feature phones to ......

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India ranks 4th in the world in Mobile Malware
01 Sep 2014 16:50 - News Post

The first half 2014 saw an increase in online attacks that lock up user data and hold it for ransom - even on mobile devices. According to a study India ranks fourth in the world mobile malware attacks, with the top five most infected cities being ......

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Micromax topples Apple in Indian tablet market
01 Sep 2014 14:16 - News Post

Micromax has overtaken Apple and reached the second position in the tablet market in India in the second quarter with 14 percent market-share, data released by the International Data Corporation (IDC) said Monday....

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Indian tablet sales improve, log 9% q-o-q growth: ...
01 Sep 2014 12:56 - News Post

India tablet market indicated early signs of recovery in Q2 2014 after taking a sharp hit in the past couple of quarters. According to International Data Corporation (IDC), tablet market shipments in India stood at 0.86 million units in Q2 2014 i.e. ......

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An Android of your own
31 Aug 2014 22:14 - News Post

Why do all Android phones look different? the authors look at some of these to help you decide between the versions of Google's massively popular operating system...

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Xiaomi's Redmi 1S takes a quantum leap
31 Aug 2014 22:12 - News Post

At Rs 5,999, the phone offers specifications that are unmatched...

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RailYatri: A passengers' true friend
31 Aug 2014 22:10 - News Post

There are a lot among us who are avid train travellers. However, India's lifeline network appears to be in the Stone Age when it comes to offering an easy and comfortable travelling experience. To a great extent, the RailYatri app tries to diminish ......

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Wi-fi hot spots in cities, tourist centres may com...
31 Aug 2014 11:25 - News Post

The Department of Telecom (DoT) is working on a mechanism to provide wi-fi hot spots in cities with population of over 10 lakh and in tourist centres. The DoT has held meetings recently with telecom operators for the scheme. It has not been ......

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Intex-Mozilla's price play may get buyers, but may...
30 Aug 2014 15:41 - News Post

The low price will get new users but they are likely to upgrade to smarter phones sooner...

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Spice launches new Firefox OS phone for Rs 2,299
29 Aug 2014 17:20 - News Post

Aimed at capturing a larger chunk of the booming affordable smartphone market in India, domestic handset maker Spice today launched its new Firefox OS-powered smartphone, priced at Rs 2,299. The move follows the launch of another Firefox OS device ......

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Xiaomi Mi4: Flagship performance at mid-range pric...
28 Aug 2014 23:44 - News Post

A premium phone with high-end specifications is currently only available at Rs 35,000-45,000...

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First impression: Digiflip Pro ET 701
28 Aug 2014 00:01 - News Post

Old wine at low price...

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Flipkart bets on partnership with Intel for its ta...
27 Aug 2014 18:24 - News Post

The company today launched five new tablets powered by Intel's Atom processors under in-house brand Digiflip Pro...

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First impression: Xiaomi Redmi 1s
26 Aug 2014 22:10 - News Post

The Redmi 1s, priced at Rs 5,999, is almost Rs 1000 cheaper than it intended to and will be sold via Flipkart with the flash sale strategy...

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Facebook takes steps against 'click bait' articles
26 Aug 2014 22:09 - News Post

Facebook announced on Monday that it had adjusted the way users see articles on its site to reduce what it called "click bait" - items that tempt readers with a beguiling headline, but don't deliver much more.The move, announced on Facebook's news ......

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Ravi Shankar Prasad terms 'Digital India' as polit...
26 Aug 2014 19:28 - News Post

It was a meet which was supposed to be attended by the information technology ministers of each of India's 29 states and seven union territories. But, IT ministers of only ten of them attended the conference on Digital India, called by the Union ......

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Amazon snaps up live video startup Twitch for $970...
26 Aug 2014 05:02 - News Post

Amazon.com Inc snapped up live-streaming gaming network Twitch Interactive for about $970 million in cash, reflecting Chief Executive Officer Jeff Bezos' resolve to transform Amazon into an Internet destination beyond its core retail operations....

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Sonata Software acquires controlling stake in trav...
25 Aug 2014 19:06 - News Post

Sonata Software, a Bangalore-based IT services company and reseller of software products has announced to acquire a controlling stake in Rezopia Inc., a cloud-based travel solutions provider, for an undisclosed sum....

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Tuesday, 11 June 2013 11:32
Sooraj Pancholi arrested in Jiah Khan suicide case
The Juhu police Monday evening arrested Sooraj Pancholi, son of actors Aditya Pancholi and Zarina...
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Monday, 10 June 2013 17:27
Priyanka Chopra's father passes away, celebs condole his death
National award-winning actress Priyanka Chopra's father, Dr Ashok Chopra, passed away today at a...
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Tuesday, 04 June 2013 12:12
Bollywood mourns Jiah Khan’s untimely death
Calling her “full of life” and “high-spirited”, Bollywood celebrities expressed their grief and...
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Tuesday, 04 June 2013 12:08
Bollywood Actress Jiah Khan commits suicide
Bollywood actor Jiah Khan has allegedly committed suicide by hanging herself at her residence in...
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Monday, 03 June 2013 13:57
Amitabh remembers his 'no fuss' wedding on 40th anniversary
Recalling his wedding 40 years ago, megastar Amitabh Bachchan today said that it seemed like...
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Thursday, 30 May 2013 17:44
Rituparno Ghosh's sudden death comes as 'shock' for industry
KOLKATA: Calling him a 'great genius', 'torchbearer of new wave Bengali cinema' and 'true...
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Thursday, 30 May 2013 11:36
Renowned Filmmaker Rituparno Ghosh passes away
Acclaimed filmmaker Rituparno Ghosh, who charted a new wave in Bengali cinema with his thought...
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Saturday, 25 May 2013 12:50
Mumbai bomb blast inspired me to make 'D-Day', says Nikhil Advani
Mumbai: Filmmaker Nikhil Adwani, who is gearing up for his film ‘D-Day’ says Mumbai bomb blast...
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Wednesday, 22 May 2013 11:48
Sanjay Dutt shifted to high security Yervada jail in Pune
MUMBAI: Bollywood actor Sanjay Dutt was today shifted to high security Yervada jail in Pune from...
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Monday, 20 May 2013 17:09
Aishwarya Rai stuns in flowy gown, saree at Cannes
Aishwarya Rai Bachchan looked slim and elegant as she made her much awaited entry to the Cannes...
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Friday, 17 May 2013 08:08
Amitabh Bachchan impresses Cannes audience in Hindi
Megastar Amitabh Bachchan, who opened the 66th Cannes International Film Festival with his The...
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Tuesday, 14 May 2013 09:49
Don't see 'The Great Gatsby' role as Hollywood debut: Amitabh Bachchan
New Delhi: Amitabh Bachchan has called his belated Hollywood debut in 'The Great Gatsby' "just a...
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Tuesday, 14 May 2013 09:20
Bollywood actress Chitrangada Singh denies divorce reports
Reports of Chitrangada Singh and her golfer husband of 12-years Jyoti Randhawa filing a mutual...
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Sunday, 12 May 2013 13:53
Sanjay Dutt finishes work on some films, few still pending
Mumbai: With a few days left for actor Sanjay Dutt to surrender in the 1993 Mumbai serial blasts...
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Thursday, 09 May 2013 17:12
Voices in raunchy MMS clip are tampered, scenes original: Veena Malik
Claiming that the voices in a leaked MMS clip featuring her in a compromising position with a...
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Thursday, 09 May 2013 17:05
DDLJ voted favourite Indian film of the past 100 years
London: Cinema lovers have voted Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge (DDLJ) as their most favourite...
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Thursday, 09 May 2013 08:51
'Shootout At Wadala' going strong at the box office
Mumbai: Crime thriller ‘Shootout At Wadala’ has collected approximately Rs.33 crore till Tuesday,...
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Thursday, 09 May 2013 08:37
Hrithik Roshan feels he is blessed with the best body in Bollywood
Actor Hrithik Roshan, who has been working on his physique for a distinct look in 'Krissh 3',...
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Wednesday, 08 May 2013 19:00
Verdict in Salman's hit-and-run case on June 10
Mumbai: A Mumbai sessions court will deliver its verdict on June 10 on the admissibility of an...
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Tuesday, 07 May 2013 10:07
I am not a porn star, says Veena Malik
New Delhi: Veena Malik – who makes headlines for her bold acts on and off screen – has openly...
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Saturday, 04 May 2013 17:24
Ranbir Kapoor detained, fined 60k for customs violation
Bollywood actor Ranbir Kapoor was on Saturday detained and fined about Rs 60,000 on undeclared...
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Friday, 03 May 2013 17:57
Aishwarya, Sonam, Freida to walk Cannes red carpet
New Delhi: Aishwarya Rai, Sonam Kapoor and Freida Pinto will sport Bollywood inspired looks as...
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Friday, 03 May 2013 17:32
Deaf Nehal Bhogaita crowned Miss India Worldwide
Britain's Nehal Bhogaita has won the title of Miss India Worldwide, making her the first deaf to...
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Friday, 03 May 2013 17:29
Salman's NGO comes to aid of drought-hit Maharastra districts
Bollywood star Salman Khan's Being Human foundation has come forward to offer help in the...
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