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‘Desperate’ Pakistan cannot bring down jawan’s morale by such ‘cowardly acts’: Nirmal Singh


JAMMU: Describing the deadly terror attack on an army base camp in Nagrota as Pakistan’s ‘desperation’, Jammu and Kashmir Deputy Chief Minister Nirmal Singh on Wednesday said Islamabad cannot break the morale of the Indian Army by such ‘cowardly acts’. Talking to media, Singh said, “It is a cowardly act on the part of the Pakistan and it shows their ...

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Advani claims bronze medal at IBSF World Snooker Championship


DOHA: Fifteen-time world champion Pankaj Advani suffered a 2-7 loss in the semifinals against Andrew Pagett of Wales to settle for a bronze medal at the IBSF World Snooker Championship here. After a hard-fought four-hour quarterfinal that went down to the wire, defending champion Advani had to return to the table for the crucial semifinal without much of a break. ...

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Rupee further recovers from all-time low, regains 9 paise


MUMBAI: The rupee today recovered from its 39-month closing low by rising 9 paise to 68.64 against the dollar in early trade at the Interbank Foreign Exchange market on fresh selling of the US currency by banks and exporters. The Indian currency had yesterday hit a record intraday low of 68.86 but recovered towards the fag end to finally close ...

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Ratan Tata asks nation to back demonetisation


NEW DELHI: After calling for special relief measures for poor hit by demonetisation, industrialist Ratan Tata on November 26 termed the move as one of the three most important economic reforms that will help fight black money. Tata, who is locked in a bitter boardroom battle over control of the Tata Group with his successor Cyrus P Mistry, said the ...

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Reliance Jio crosses 50 million subscriber mark in 83 days


MUMBAI: Mukesh Ambani-promoted Reliance Jio has crossed the 50 million subscriber mark in less than three months after its full-fledged 4G services launch to emerge as the largest broadband operator in the country. According to sources, Jio – setting a new record – has acquired 1,000 customers per minute (since September 05) and 6 lakh per day. “Jio continues to ...

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Sensex builds on gains, surges 90 points ahead of GDP data


MUMBAI: The benchmark BSE Sensex surged over 90 points in early trade today, extending its rally to the fourth straight session on continued buying by domestic institutional investors amid expectations of positive GDP data to be released later in the day. The 30-share index was trading higher by 90.06 points or 0.34 per cent, to 26,484.07 with the sectoral indices ...

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Salman Khan, Kareena Kapoor Khan party together


MUMBAI: Kareena Kapoor Khan is due to become a mommy soon and we just cannot thank her bestie Amrita Arora for sharing pictures of Bebo partying with her Bajrangi Bhaijaan co-star Salman Khan and the rest of their girl gang. Amrita shared a pic on Instagram on Monday and we could spot Kareena with husband Saif Ali Khan, sister Karisma ...

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Salman Khan and family celebrate Helen’s birthday


MUMBAI: Salman Khan is a big one for the family. So, when he and the Khan-daan celebrated Helen’s birthday, they obviously pulled out all spots. The celebration was organised at their residence in Galaxy Apartments and Sridevi, daughter Jhanvi Kapoor, Boney Kapoor, Preity Zinta and others trooped in. Arpita Khan Sharma, Salman’s younger sister, took to Instagram to share Helen’s birthday ...

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