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Sena sticks to its guns

Monday, 22 September 2014 | TN RAGHUNATHA | Mumbai

Sena sticks to its guns

In a last-ditch effort to save its 25-year-long alliance with the Shiv Sena in Maharashtra, the BJP Central Election Committee on Sunday night deferred the announcement of candidates for the State Assembly polls while the…

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Vivacity

Deity dons subtle shade

Monday, 22 September 2014 | Shrabasti Mallik | Mumbai

Deity dons subtle shade

From the tragedy of Kedarnath temple to the extravagance of maharajas and traditional rituals of Kolkata, city pandals seek inspiration from every possible element. Shrabasti Mallik reports With Durga Puja celebrations just a week away, the…

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Sports Bytes

Lahiri finishes third in Selangor Masters

Sunday, 21 September 2014 | IANS | Selangor (Malaysia)

Lahiri finishes third in Selangor Masters

Indian golfer Anirban Lahiri had to settle for third place, two behind the play-off duo - Chapchai Nirat and Antonio Lascuna - following a final round 68 at the Worldwide Holdings Selangor Masters here Sunday. Lahiri…

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POTPOURRI

Jennifer Lawrence, Chris Martin living under the same roof?

Sunday, 21 September 2014 | IANS | Los Angeles

Jennifer Lawrence, Chris Martin living under the same roof?

Coldplay frontman Chris Martin has fallen head over heels for actress Jennifer Lawrence and, according to sources, they are planning to live under the same roof. This week the 24-year-old Oscar-winning actress was spotted close to…

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BUSINESS & FINANCE

CII forms task force for flood-hit Jammu & Kashmir

Sunday, 21 September 2014 | PTI | New Delhi

CII forms task force for flood-hit Jammu & Kashmir

Industry body CII has formed a Special Task Force to assist relief work in flood-hit Jammu & Kashmir in coordination with the state administration. "We have set up relief camps cum control rooms in Jammu and…

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HEALTH & FITNESS

Gene associated with fasting glucose levels identified

Sunday, 21 September 2014 | IANS | Washington

Gene associated with fasting glucose levels identified

Providing a fresh ray of hope for diabetic patients, scientists have identified a new gene associated with fasting glucose and insulin levels in rats, mice and in humans. Researchers have identified a gene called Tpcn2, a…

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Avenues

Robotics is way forward

Wednesday, 17 September 2014 | Sameer Bora | Washington

Robotics is way forward

Robotics is gaining prominence in the field of education as it promotes holistic development of a child. It offers a comprehensive empowerment programme to students, focusing on development and application of core life skills. The…

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India Abroad

Indian jailed for 3 yrs in Dubai for chain snatching

Sunday, 21 September 2014 | PTI | Dubai

Indian jailed for 3 yrs in Dubai for chain snatching

A 21-year-old unemployed Indian has been sentenced to three years in jail for snatching a gold chain from a compatriot laundry manager after spraying pepper in his eyes in Dubai. The defendant, identified only with his…

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SHOW TIME

Khoobsoorat beauty

Sunday, 21 September 2014 | MEENAKSHI RAO | Dubai

Khoobsoorat beauty

Khoobsurat Starring: Sonam Kapoor, Fawad Afzal Khan, Kirron Kher, Ratna Pathak, Aditi Rao Hydari Rated: 8/10 Sonam Kapoor is known to have just too many critics. But as the breezy motor mouth Dr Mili Chakravarty in Khoobsurat, she…

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BOOK REVIEWS

Modi’s metaphysical musings

Sunday, 18 May 2014 | KK SRIVASTAVA | Dubai

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

Without resolution of border dispute, nothing will work

Monday, 22 September 2014 | Rangaesh Gadasalli | Via web

This refers to reports that Prime Minister raised the border dispute forcefully with visiting Chinese President Xi Jinping. We do hope that the Governments of India and China settle the border dispute amicably and swiftly.…

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Sunday Edition

Modi’s agenda for America

21 Sep 2014 | Rajiv Nayan | Via web

The business instinct of Narendra Modi should guide him during negotiations with the US. As the Prime Minister and a political leader, Modi has to set the tone...

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STATE EDITIONS

As Modi magic dissipates, BJP faces reality test

22 Sep 2014 | Rajiv Nayan | Via web

After a series of disappointing results in bye-elections across the country, the BJP is now in an introspection mood. It has now come to realise that the “wave politics” was temporary and has come to an end...

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SOUND BITES

There are around 200 heavily armed terrorists across the Line of Control waiting to infiltrate into the Kashmir valley.

GOC, 15 Corps | Lt Gen Subrata Saha

The Congress’s values are being defended in Parliament and outside. We are punching above our weight.

Congress leader | Shashi Tharoor

The President has outlined that his strategy will in all likelihood involve action in Syria. He is prepared.

US National Security Adviser | Susan Rice
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