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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......

Flight MH370 co-pilot made mid-air phone call: Report

The co-pilot of missing Malaysia Airlines plane made a desperate call from his mobile phone moments before the jet went off the radar with 239 people on board under mysterious circumstances on......

Be wary of tall claims that a decisive leader can provide a quick fix

'Elections don't offer easy or ideal choices. Voters may find there is no candidate whom they can fully trust. But here is a litmus test for choosing between competing imperfection: Reject any......

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......

Markets end at record highs amid volatility

Benchmark share indices ended at fresh all-time closing highs on Monday, amid aggressive buying in late trades, with capital goods and bank shares leading the gains. The 30-share Sensex gained 136......

Markets slip on global cues; IIP data eyed

Benchmark share indices ended lower, amid weak global cues, as traders booked profits ahead of the truncated week and February IIP data due for release later today. Meanwhile, markets came off......

Markets ended flat amid a volatile trading session

The markets ended flat amid a volatile trading session on Monday after elections for the 16th Lok Sabha kicked off today. Meanwhile, Sun Pharma and Ranbaxy Labs hogged the limelight after Sun......

Markets mark FY'14 end with record highs

Capital goods, IT, auto and pharmaceuticals lead gains for the financial year. Markets closed FY14 on a triumphant note with both the benchmark indices closing at record highs with the Nifty......

The Lunchbox is simply not believable!

'Please, ye gods of Bollywood: Someday, give us a tightly edited film, with believable characters and dialogue, definitely without endless close-ups of dabbas.' 'Then maybe you won't need to moan......

Jiwanjot's ton rallies Punjab; Sehwag fails again

Opener Jiwanjot Singh scored a century on a lively track, even as his senior colleague Yuvraj Singh came a cropper for the second time, as Punjab made an impressive recovery in the Ranji Trophy......
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Q. Which is the oldest existing newspaper?
Jayanti Jaiswal:  A. Post- och Inrikes Tidningar (Sweden) 1645 Haarlems Dagblad (Netherlands) 1656 La Gazzetta di Mantova (Italy) 1664 The London Gazette (UK)...... more

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Q. Hindu temples found in Java, Indonesia. Does ths incident prove tht Hinduism had spread far & wide and those people were later converted by force?
Krishna Chavhan:  A. Hinduism has historically been a major religious and cultural influence in Java. In recent years, it has also been enjoying something of a...... more

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Stocks head higher rally fades in Japan China

Headline indices of the Asia Pacific share market closed mostly higher on Thursday, 17 April 2014, on tracking rally on Wall Street overnight... ...

http://www.capitalmarket.com/Cmedit/story1-8.asp?SNo=682418
Malaysia Airlines passengers weep, pray as jet turns back in safety scare

Kuala Lumpur : Passengers wept or recited prayers after flight MH192, bound for Bangalore, India, turned back to Kuala Lumpur shortly after it was... ...

http://www.deccanchronicle.com/140421/world-asia/article/malaysia-airlines-passengers-weep-pray-jet-turns-back-safety-scare
Sensex, Nifty end at another record closing

Markets ended the day higher even as technology stocks continued to exhibit a weakish trend in trade. The Sensex ended the day with gains of 135... ...

http://www.goodreturns.in/news/2014/04/21/markets-end-higher-wipro-tanks-6-per-cent-256936.html
Sensex, Nifty trim gains after scaling record high

Key benchmark indices trimmed gains after hitting intraday high in late trade. The barometer index, the S&P BSE Sensex , and the 50-unit CNX Nifty... ...

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Markets end at record highs amid volatility

Markets ended at fresh all-time closing highs, led by aggresive buying in capital goods and bank shares Tulemino Antao | Mumbai April 21, 2014 Last... ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/markets/markets-end-at-record-highs-amid-volatility-114042100576_1.html

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