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New rules for citizenship card irks NRIs

Procuring an Overseas Citizenship of India Card has become more difficult and expensive for non-resident Indians thanks to new rules introduced by the government. The new rule makes it compulsory......

List of military honourees

List of honours conferred upon individuals from the armed forces on Republic DayAshoka ChakraSr NoNamePosition1Major Dinesh Raghu Raman 34 Rashtriya Rifles (posthumous)Kirti ChakraSr......

US Congress honours music legend Balamuralikrishna

The United States Congress has released a Certificate of Recognition honouring legendary Carnatic vocalist Mangalampalli Balamuralikrishna.The proclamation by Congressman Nick Lampson from Texas......

1971 War: How the US tried to corner India

'India won a glorious victory against Pakistan in the 1971 war. It was the first decisive victory in a major war in centuries. And it was won singlehandedly, in the face of opposition and threats......

Congress' idiotic threat to UN!

Dr Manmohan Singh took the prime minister's chair with some intangible, but very powerful, assets. He had the reputation of being an honest man, an economic reformer, an efficient administrator,......

Ford Foundation funding dries up as Modi clamps down on NGOs

A leading global charity has frozen $4 million in funding to India, squeezing aid to the poor, after a clampdown by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on donors deemed to be meddling in domestic politics......

A daily wage labourer who turned multimillionaire

The 39-year-old, the fifth child of an illiterate labourer couple and only the second of their eight to be educated, now helms various ventures that bring in a turnover of between Rs 75 crore and......

Property prices in Mumbai to fall by up to 15%

Property prices in Mumbai is likely to fall by 10-15 per cent over the next six to nine months on the back of lacklusture sales.Leading real estate sector players attribute the impending fall to......

Virgin Mobile targets young India

Outrageous, flamboyant, unconventional maverick entrepreneur Richard Branson is all that, and more. So it really wasn't too surprising when the billionaire chairman and founder of the Virgin group......

Virgin lauds open sky deal

Private British airline Virgin Atlantic on Thursday said the memorandum of understanding signed between India and the UK, which substantially raises the number of flights between them, would give......

Naga Chaitanya gets ready with Dohchay

Naga Chaitanya is going through happy times now. His film Manam (which stars three generations of the Akkinenis -- his grandfather, the late ANR, his father Akkineni Nagarjuna and himself) was a......

First Look: Swathi & Nikhil in Swamy Ra Ra

Swathi is teaming up with Nikhil Siddharth (of Happy Days, Yuvatha, Alasyam Amrutham, Veedu Theda fame) in the Telugu film Swami Ra Ra, directed by Sudhir Varma and produced by Chakri Chigurupati.......

First Look: Swathi & Nikhil in Swamy Ra Ra

Swathi is teaming up with Nikhil Siddharth (of Happy Days, Yuvatha, Alasyam Amrutham, Veedu Theda fame) in the Telugu film Swami Ra Ra, directed by Sudhir Varma and produced by Chakri Chigurupati.......

Mani Ratnam's assistant debuts as director

Sudha K Prasad who worked as an assistant to Mani Ratnam in Yuva, Aayutha Ezhuthu and Guru has turned an independent director with Drohi releasing this Friday. The film stars Srikkanth and......

Review: Angadi Theru is a must-watch!

It takes a great deal of guts and enormous research to produce a realistic story -- and even then, the risks attached to making it watchable are truly many. In that respect, Ayngaran......

IPL 8 Auction: No takers for these players!

Kumar Sangakkara and Mahela Jayawardene The Players' Auction for the eighth edition of the Indian Premier League saw cash being splurged. - IPL 8 Auction: The players, their price - IPL......

McCullum blasts 195 to lift New Zealand to massive first day total

Brendon McCullum acknowledges the crowd after being dismissed for 195. Photograph: Hannah Peters/Getty Images Brendon McCullum came agonisingly close to breaking the world record for the fastest......

Umpire Kathy Cross is first female in ICC Panel

New Zealand's Kathy Cross became the first woman to be inducted in an ICC umpires' panel when she was named as an Associate and Affiliate International official following the annual review and......

Tendulkar, Dravid in CLT20 squads; Sangakkara opts for domestic team

Barring Sri Lanka's Kumar Sangakkara, all players have declared their allegiances to IPL franchises over their respective countries' domestic sides ahead of the upcoming Champions League Twenty20.......

Newlands Test: Kallis, Petersen help SA dominate Sri Lanka

Scorecard Jacques Kallisand Alviro Petersenboth hit centuries as South Africa punished the Sri Lankan bowling attack on the first day of the third and final Test at Newlands on Tuesday. Kallis hit......
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Five events to watch out for this weekend

Sania Mirza will be awarded the Sports Ministry's Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna award on Saturday. The Ministry has decided to go ahead with its original... ...

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Indian-American Atul Keshap sworn in as US Envoy to Sri Lanka

Keshap, 44, a former official at the US Embassy in India, was administered the oath of office by Deputy US Secretary of State for Management and... ...

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New York Area Mesothelioma Specialists to Present at Conference

PRWeb 2015-07-31 On September 26, the Mesothelioma Applied Research Foundation (Meso Foundation) will be the host of its third regional... ...

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When Nehru Said No to Queen Elizabeth's Request for Calf Bait During Tiger Hunt

NEW DELHI: Queen Elizabeth II during her India visit in 1961 made a request for use of calf as a bait during a tiger hunt but it was politely... ...

http://www.newindianexpress.com/nation/When-Nehru-Said-No-to-Queen-Elizabeths-Request-for-Calf-Bait-During-Tiger-Hunt/2015/07/24/article2938409.ece
University of Mysuru to turn 100 in 2016

Mysuru: The giants of academics and literature will be there and so will be top politicos of the state and country when President Pranab Mukherjee... ...

http://www.deccanchronicle.com/150724/nation-current-affairs/article/university-mysuru-turn-100-2016

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