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Wide tentacles ensure SIMI's plans go on

National Security Adviser M K Narayanan recently told The Strait Times in Singapore that at least 800 terror cells had been uncovered and disrupted in the country. While this is no doubt good news,......

Journalist held for spying in China

The Chinese government said Tuesday that a detained reporter for Singapore's The Straits Times newspaper has admitted to spying for a foreign intelligence agency. Ching Cheong was detained April 22......

Migrants turn millionaires

An Indian and a Bangladeshi have won $2 million each in a Singapore lottery, reports the Straits Times. The 29-year-old Indian construction worker who won the Singapore Sweep in April, has since......

In Rameswaram, mood maybe sombre, hope lives on

The city has lost its favourite son, A P J Abdul Kalam. But Rediff.com's A Ganesh Nadar and Saisuresh Sivaswamy report that his legacy will live on forever.   Rameswaram's main claim to fame......

'We spent 25, 30 crores on Yoga Day'

  'Nobody is making yoga compulsory. If you don't want to do it, it is okay. Yoga has no religion.' AYUSH Minister Shripad Naik on the controversies surrounding International Yoga Day.......

Greece crisis is a good opportunity to buy stocks: Analysts

Major global indices like CAC 40, DAX Shanghai Composite, Hang Seng, Nikkei, Straits Times, Sensex, Nifty have lost 1% - 10% in a week Global equity markets have been dragged lower over the past......

Only the RICH can live comfortably in India

If my old paper, the Straits Times, is to be believed, Gautam Adani is the ultimate proof of the rise of India's parallel state. I don't mean the underground economy. I mean a do-it-yourself......

Sensex marks biggest fall in nearly 2 months, China concerns weigh

The BSE Sensex fell nearly 2 percent on Monday, its biggest one-day percentage loss in nearly two months, on China's stock market rout and concerns that possible stricter norms for participatory......

Rate cut hope, global cues buoy markets; Sensex closes up 265 points

Benchmark indices opened the session on a firm note following the positive cues from the global peers. The markets ended at the day's highs, with the Sensex climbing back above the psychologically......

Big question from the Greece crisis: Do history and geography trump economics?

How did Greece, the country of Archimedes and Socrates and Plato and Pythagoras, come to such dire straits, asks Ajit Balakrishnan. Like any Indian schoolboy, or should I say any schoolboy......

Former Malaysian international jailed for match-fixing

A former Malaysian international was jailed for two years on Thursday for attempting to bribe a referee to rig a soccer match involving a Singapore team in 2012. Thana Segar S Sinnaiah pleaded......

Ranji Trophy: Tiwary's all-round show puts Bengal on top

An all-round show by Manoj Tiwary put Bengal in the driver's seat against Jammu & Kashmir on the third and penultimate day of their Ranji Trophy Group A fixture at the Eden Gardens. The part-time......

Ranji round-up: Saha's unbeaten ton lifts Bengal from trouble

A round-up of the opening day's actions of the Ranji Trophy matches being played in different parts of the country.  Not less than 48 hours after returning from the grueling tour to......

Ranji Trophy: Abhimanyu puts Bengal in command against TN

Youngster Abhimanyu Easwaran showed the way with a majestic 150 against Tamil Nadu to take bottom-placed Bengal in sight of their first outright win this season in the Ranji Trophy group A fixture......

Switzerland triumph ends the GOAT debate... Roger Federer it is!

In the twilight of his career, Roger Federer had a stellar season in 2014. He won 73 of his 85 matches, five titles from 11 finals, led Switzerland to the Davis Cup triumph and ended the......
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The travelling salesman of tennis

V.V.S. Laxman and Leander Paes should sit down one day and talk. About the delicate hinges that must connect their wrists to their hands. About the... ...

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Virat Kohli Misses 50, Cheteshwar Pujara Fails Again

India A managed a slender lead of 53 runs after the 3rd day. Catch all the highlights here. ( All times in IST ) 17:40 And that's it for the... ...

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Markets stage splendid performance on Friday; Sensex recaptures 28,000 mark

SENSEX 28114.56 409.21 1.48% NIFTY 8532.85... ...

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Why Sino-Pak nexus alarms India

China's deepening economic and security investments in Pakistan have cast a shadow over its ties with India Chinese President Xi Jinping... ...

http://indiatoday.intoday.in/story/india-china-ties-investments-in-pakistan-narendra-modi-xi-jinping/1/450420.html
Benchmarks magnify gains; Sensex recaptures 28,000 mark

SENSEX 28084.93 379.58 1.37% NIFTY 8522.00... ...

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