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January 12, 2018 10:41 am gmt |
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India launched its 100th satellite on Friday (January 12) as Prime Minister Narendra Modi seeks to project the country as a global low-cost provider of services in space. A total of 31 small satellites were launched into space on Friday. More than half of the micro and nano satellites were for the Un...
In India
January 12, 2018 4:21 am gmt |
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The extradition hearing of Indian businessman Vijay Mallya continued on Thursday as the defence sought to challenge the admissibility of certain evidence, used by the prosecution in its efforts to return Mr.Mallya to India based on allegations of fraud, and money laundering. The case has now been pus...
In India
January 11, 2018 4:12 am gmt |
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Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday (January 10) interacted with over 40 leading economists and experts to deliberate on economic policy roadmap for promoting growth and employment. The participants expressed their views on a wide range of issues including agriculture, rural-development,...
In India
December 29, 2017 4:41 am gmt |
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India’s lower house of parliament passed a bill on Thursday (December 28) aimed at prosecuting Muslim men who divorce their wives through the “triple talaq,” or instant divorce. The bill would make the practice a non-bailable offence with a possible three-year jail term. It now move...
In Canada
December 26, 2017 10:17 am gmt |
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A flourishing relationship between India and Canada ought to be a no-brainer given the common threads that run through the two democracies. Instead, this underperforming engagement continues to be a head-scratcher for analysts on both sides. That could change with Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trude...
In India
December 26, 2017 4:13 am gmt |
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Pakistan allowed the wife and mother of an Indian man convicted of spying to visit him on Monday (December 25) in Islamabad, eight months after he was sentenced to death by a military court. Kulbhushan Sudhir Jadhav, a former officer in the Indian navy, was arrested in March 2016 in the Pakistan prov...
In Cricket
December 23, 2017 4:09 am gmt |
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India’s Rohit Sharma scored the joint fastest Twenty20 international century, reaching the landmark from 35 balls in an 88-run victory over Sri Lanka. The opening batsman hit 10 sixes and 12 fours before being dismissed for 118 from 43 deliveries in Indore on Friday. The 30-year-old matched the...
In India
December 18, 2017 6:58 am gmt |
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After a high-pitched and bitterly-fought election campaign by the BJP and Congress in Gujarat, all eyes now focus on the Gujarat Assembly election result which will be declared today. Counting of votes began at 8 am sharp. The BJP has extended the lead after the Congress gave a tough challenge. The C...
In Cricket
December 18, 2017 3:53 am gmt |
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Team India clinched the 3-match ODI series against Sri Lanka at Visakhapatnam on Sunday after registering a thumping 8 wicket win in the series decider. After the hosts won the toss and elected to bowl, Lankan started on a solid note, despite the early dismissal of Danushka Gunathilaka. Upul Tharanga...
In Cricket
December 4, 2017 3:52 am gmt |
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Sri Lanka players wore face masks to combat smog pollution that disrupted the third Test against India in Delhi. The Indian capital has been plagued by the problem for several weeks. Sri Lanka had just 10 men on the pitch at one point, despite several players wearing masks, with Lahiru Gamage and fel...
In India
December 2, 2017 9:32 am gmt |
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Life has come to a standstill in the Ockhi-ravaged Kanyakumari district for the second day. As many as 10 persons had died in impact of the cyclone so far. The gravity of the situation is explained by the fact that the newly-laid four-lane outer-link road linking Kanyakumari with Nagercoil had to be ...
In India
December 1, 2017 4:31 am gmt |
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India’s economic growth rebounded in the three months ending in September, halting a five-quarter slide as businesses started to overcome teething troubles after the bumpy launch of a national sales tax. Data released on Thursday (November 30) showed that Gross domestic product grew 6.3 percent...
In India
November 30, 2017 4:52 am gmt |
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Ladakh region of Indian Kashmir shivered on Wednesday (November 29) with temperatures dipping below zero. Residents wrapped themselves in multiple layers of clothing and sat around bonfires to keep the chill at bay. Night temperatures in Ladakh, one of India’s coldest regions, can dip to as low...
In Cricket
November 28, 2017 4:02 am gmt |
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It would be easy to trivialise India’s innings and 239 runs Test victory over Sri Lanka as a win of little consequence. But that would do injustice to the enormous positives that could be gleaned from the win. Chief among them would be the appreciation that winning, like many other traits in sport, i...
In Cricket
November 27, 2017 3:59 am gmt |
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Indian cricketer Cheteshwar Pujara on Sunday (November 26) heaped praises on skipper Virat Kohli for his impeccable batting on the third day of the Nagpur Test. Kohli on Sunday (November 26) coasted to his fifth double century as the hosts crushed Sri Lanka’s toothless attack to stay on course ...
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November 24, 2017 8:03 am gmt |
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Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe met Indian Foreign Minister Sushma Swaraj in New Delhi on Friday (November 24). The leaders held discussions on “steps to further intensify the already close and mutually beneficial relationship between the two counties”, India’s foreign ministry ...
In India
November 23, 2017 9:00 am gmt |
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A Pakistani court on Wednesday (November 22) ordered the release from house arrest of Hafiz Saeed, accused by the United States and India of masterminding attacks on the Indian city of Mumbai in 2008 in which 166 people were killed, a prosecutor said. Saeed was put under house arrest in January after...
In India
November 20, 2017 11:25 am gmt |
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The Congress Working Committee (CWC) on Monday finalised the schedule for the election of the next president of the Congress party. The process to elect incumbent party president Sonia Gandhi’s successor will begin on December 1, when the poll notification will be issued.  Thereafter, nominations for...
In Cricket
November 19, 2017 12:46 pm gmt |
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Rangana Herath‘s third Test fifty propped up Sri Lanka’s lead to 122 before the visitors were bowled out for 294 on the fourth afternoon at the Eden Gardens. Mohammed Shami, on his home ground, rattled through Sri Lanka’s middle order to finish with four wickets, while Bhuvneshwar Kumar added two wic...