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As BJP conquers, Shiv Sena concurs

Saturday, 01 November 2014 | TN RAGHUNATHA | Mumbai

As BJP conquers, Shiv Sena concurs

Uddhav attends oath ceremony of Fadnavis as Maha Chief Min A pragmatic BJP sought to bring back the strained relations with its erstwhile saffron ally on an even keel, as its young and dynamic leader Devendra…

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Vivacity

Reality check

Saturday, 01 November 2014 | Karan Bhardwaj | Mumbai

Reality check

From being called a B-grade actor to being slammed for trivialising love on screen, Akshay Kumar and the rest of the star cast of The Shaukeens faced some shocking queries from the media. The actors,…

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Sports Bytes

Federer, Murray ousted from Paris Masters

Saturday, 01 November 2014 | IANS | Paris

Federer, Murray ousted from Paris Masters

World No.2 Roger Federer was stunned at the BNP Paribas Masters quarterfinals here by Canada's sole representative in ATP rankings top 10, Milos Raonic while Briton Andy Murray too exited the tennis tournament. "I'm accepting this…

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POTPOURRI

Amanda Bynes released from psychiatric facility

Saturday, 01 November 2014 | PTI | Los Angeles

Amanda Bynes released from psychiatric facility

'Easy A' actress Amanda Bynes has been released from the psychiatric facility after being treated for about two weeks. The 28-year-old actress was seen walking around the Sunset Strip, reported TMZ. A picture obtained, shows Bynes wearing…

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BUSINESS & FINANCE

Maruti Oct sales dip 1.1 pc to 1,03,973 units

Saturday, 01 November 2014 | PTI | New Delhi

Maruti Oct sales dip 1.1 pc to 1,03,973 units

Country's largest car-maker Maruti Suzuki India (MSI) today reported a 1.1 per cent decline in total sales in October at 1,03,973 units as against 1,05,087 units in the same month last year. The company said its…

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HEALTH & FITNESS

US praises Cuba's contribution in fight against Ebola

Saturday, 01 November 2014 | IANS/EFE | New York

US praises Cuba's contribution in fight against Ebola

US Ambassador to the UN, Samantha Power, praised Cuba's contribution to the fight against Ebola in West Africa, and said that her country is very grateful. "Although I did not encounter them personally, I have to…

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Avenues

Social media job trends

Wednesday, 29 October 2014 | Team Avenues | New York

Social media job trends

From a content specialist to a dating and career counsellor, the social media platform is buzzing with jobs tailormade for Gen Next. Team Avenues lists the endless possibilities in this field The year 2014 has seen…

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India Abroad

US judge refuses to close detention hearing of Indian-American

Saturday, 01 November 2014 | PTI | Chicago

US judge refuses to close detention hearing of Indian-American

A US judge has rejected government's request to hold a closed detention hearing for a 19-year-old Indian-American charged with trying to fly to Turkey to join the Islamic State terror group. Prosecutors have asked the court…

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SHOW TIME

All-nonsense roller-coaster

Sunday, 26 October 2014 | Meenakshi Rao | Chicago

All-nonsense roller-coaster

Happy New Year Starring: Shah Rukh Khan, Abhishek Bachchan, Deepika Padukone, Sonu Sood, Boman Irani, Vivaan Shah, Jackie Shroff Rated: 6/10 Will it make money? Yes, big time! Does it make sense? No, none at all. But then,…

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BOOK REVIEWS

Modi’s metaphysical musings

Sunday, 18 May 2014 | KK SRIVASTAVA | Chicago

Modi’s metaphysical musings

A Journey: Poems of Narendra Modi Author: Translated by Ravi Mantha Publisher: Rupa, Rs 295 KK SRIVASTAVA dissects poems written by Narendra Modi and concludes that the collection, evocative and poignant, once afloat on the surface will bring…

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LETTERS TO THE EDITOR

Deplorable conduct of Jama Masjid cleric

Saturday, 01 November 2014 | Gulab Shanker Singh | Lucknow

This refers to the condemnable and controversial action of the Imam of Delhi's Jama Masjid, Syed Ahmed Bukhari, of inviting Pakistani Premier Nawaz Sharif but not Prime Minister Narendra Modi for the November 22 function…

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Sunday Edition

Games, Guts, Glory

26 Oct 2014 | Novy Kapadia | Lucknow

Many lesser-known Indian athletes from rural or semi-rural backgrounds made a mark in the 2014 Incheon Asian Games. Novy Kapadia traces their journey, and analyses India’s overall performance in the competitive event There were two welcome subtexts in India’s overall performance at the 2014 Incheon Asian Games...

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STATE EDITIONS

BJP dares UP Govt to initiate action against RSS

01 Nov 2014 | Novy Kapadia | Lucknow

Throwing the gauntlet at the Samajwadi Party Government, the state unit of the Bharatiya Janata Party has dared Mohammad Azam Khan to ban the Rashtriya Swayamsewak Sangh if it was doing something anti-national. “If Azam Khan thinks that what the RSS leaders had said was anti-national, the state Government should take action against them...

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SOUND BITES

It's unfortunate that Sardar Patel, who dedicated his life for the unity of India, faced criticism and suffered hurdles in his political career.

Prime Minister —Narendra Modi

It is the law of diminishing returns. Unless you want to be a perennial host, there is nowhere to go but down.

Actor —Amy Poehler

The decision of the Swedish Government to recognise a Palestinian state is deplorable and strengthens the extremist elements.

Israeli Minister —Avigdor Lieberman

POLLS

Should India react to the Pak ceasefire violation or the two countries should talk to each other to stop violation ?

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