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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......

Search for MH370 could take decades: Malaysia Airlines

The search for the missing Malaysian aircraft may take "decades" as its wreckage could be spread over a big area in the Indian Ocean, a top Malaysia Airlines official said, while criticising the......

Iraq and the outer ring of India's security

It is time to throw an outer ring around India's national security by proactively engaging in areas immediately outside our neighbourhood. Such a ring will not only insulate India from emerging......

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 lower; Sensex loses 70 points

Markets ended lower, amid a volatile trading on Thursday, as investors booked profits at higher levels even as the Finance Minister Arun Jaitley in his maiden budget focussed on stimulating......

Markets record highest percentage fall in a day since Jan '14

Benchmark share indices slumped on Tuesday, recording their largest drop in percentage terms since January 27, 2014, as investors turned cautious and booked profits ahead of the Budget session on......

Sensex surges 138 pts to end at record closing peak

Benchmark share indices ended at record closing highs, amid a volatile trading session on Monday, with IT majors leading the gains ahead of Infosys' first quarter earnings due on Friday. Further,......

Sensex, Nifty hit life-time closing highs

Markets recouped from their day's lows in late trades to end at fresh record closing highs on hopes that the Finance Minister Arun Jaitley in his maiden Budget next week would announce reforms to......

Agassi says Nadal ahead of Federer as all-time best. Is he?

Eight-time Grand Slam champion Andre Agassi has picked Spaniard Rafael Nadal over Swiss maestro Roger Federer as the greatest tennis player ever, according to a newspaper report on Thursday.The......

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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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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India shackle England

Once England managed to play out the opening session of the third day without losing a wicket, Indians were facing long, toil-filled passage of... ...

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Sensex, Nifty will try to rally Friday closing report

Nifty may rally if today's lows hold A day after the budget the Indian market had a quiet opening Friday and was trading flat up to around 11am.... ...

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Stocks end mixed on Portugal woes

Asia Pacific share market closed mixed on Friday, 11 July 2014, as risk sentiments softened amid concerns about the financial health of Portugal's... ...

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Port Hawkesbury Paper using microbes to treat effluent

Port Hawkesbury Paper is turning to a small army of micro-organisms to treat its excess water. The paper mill is using microbes to treat 30,000... ...

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Singapore talks to Muslim community on Syrian crisis

Singapore leaders have held talks with local Malay-Muslim community on the impact of the Syrian crisis amid reports that some Singaporeans,... ...

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