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Sensex tanks 265 points in early trade
Mumbai, July 8 (IANS) A benchmark index of Indian equities markets, the 30-scrip Sensitive Index (Sensex), on Wednesday was trading at 264.79 points or 0.94 percent down during the morning session. The wider 50-scrip Nifty of the National Stock Exchange (NSE) was also trading at 86.65 points or 1.02 percent down at 8,424.15 points. The Sensex of the S&P Bombay Stock Exchange ...
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I'm not insecure: John Abraham
Mumbai, July 8 (IANS) Actor John Abraham, who shares screen space with many established actors including Anil Kapoor, Nana Patekar and Paresh Rawal in Welcome Back, says he is not insecure. He also credits director Anees Bazmi for his performance in the film. I am not insecure, I can do it, said John at the trailer launch of the film. Welcome Back is John's first film after the c...
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Get exquisite designer wear at affordable price
New Delhi, July 8 (IANS) Prêt-à-porter outfits from Ankur and Priyanka Modi, Pallavi Mohan and many more ace couturiers are now easily available at unbeatable prices online. E-commerce portal FashionAndYou presents Fashion Garage sale for all its style-loving patrons! The property offers access to limited edition collections of some of the Indian designers. There is an inaugura...
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Guerrero eyes titles with new club Flamengo
Rio de Janeiro, July 8 (IANS) Peru international striker Paolo Guerrero vowed to fight for a title with his new club after he was officially named a Flamengo player. The former Bayern Munich forward was presented to local media on Tuesday more than six weeks after agreeing to join the Rio de Janeiro club from Corinthians, reported Xinhua news agency. His arrival comes days after...
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Lucas Silva wants to stay with Real Madrid
Rio de Janeiro, July 8 (IANS) Lucas Silva has declared his wish to remain at Real Madrid amid speculation linking him to Porto. The 22-year-old Brazilian has made eight first-team appearances for the Spanish outfit since his 14 million-euro move from Cruzeiro in January, reported Xinhua news agency. But the glut of foreign players in Real Madrid's squad has fueled speculation Sil...
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Marriage on Taylor Swift, Calvin Harris's mind?
Los Angeles, July 8 (IANS) Singer Taylor Swift and boyfriend and DJ Calvin Harris are reportedly planning to take their relationship to the next level as they are discussing about marriage and their future together. According to Reveal magazine, they have even agreed that they don't want a pre-nuptial, reports mirror.co.uk. Taylor would love a big wedding at home, but she loved ...
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First MERS death in South Korea after eight days
Seoul, July 8 (IANS) A death was reported due to the Middle East Respiratory Syndrome(MERS) in South Korea after a span of eight days, the health ministry said on Wednesday. The spread of the MERS corona virus has, however, recently shown signs of abating, with the total number of MERS infection cases remaining unchanged at 186 for three consecutive days since Sunday, Xinhua reported, ci...
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Stop criticising Messi: Argentinian soccer chief
Buenos Aires, July 8 (IANS) Argentina Football Association (AFA) President, Luis Segura called for an end to the mistreatment of star playmaker Lionel Messi after Argentina were defeated in the 2015 Copa America final by hosts Chile. I don't understand the people. One can have preferences, make comparisons but to mistreat Messi the way they did is an immense injustice, Segura said on Tue...
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Nicki Minaj suffers wardrobe malfunction
London, July 8 (IANS) Rapper Nicki Minaj suffered a wardrobe malfunction while she was performing at a music festival here. Minaj accidentally flashed her breast as she took the stage in a revealing outfit consisting of a black satin brassiere and matching thong underneath a fishnet bodysuit at the Wireless Festival on Sunday, reports aceshowbiz.com. At first, the Anaconda hitmak...
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European Commission says Grexit cannot be ruled out
Brussels, July 8 (IANS)) At the end of a Eurogroup summit, European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker said Grexit cannot be ruled out though he does not want Greece to leave the Eurozone. Friday morning will be the last moment, Juncker said on Tuesday night, setting a deadline for the Greek government to present credible and comprehensive proposals to move forward, Xinhua reported...
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Baldwin's wife does headstand weeks after giving birth
Los Angeles, July 8 (IANS) Actor Alec Baldwin's wife Hilaria did a headstand and showed off her post-baby body online. The 31-year-old flaunted her post-baby body in some of the photographs posted on image-sharing website Instagram, reports aceshowbiz.com. In a photograph, posted on Sunday, Hilaria appeared doing headstand on a pavement over a pool. The yoga instructor flaunted h...
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Two people killed in US F-16 jet, civilian plane collision
Washington, July 8 (IANS) Two people were killed after an F-16 fighter jet of the US Air Force collided with a civilian aircraft in the state of South Carolina, a media report said.
The two people were aboard the civilian aircraft, a Cessna C-150 model, which was destroyed after the collision, Xinhua reported, citing the US National Transportation Safety Board spokesman Peter Knudson.
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Justin Bieber bares bottom
Los Angeles, July 8 (IANS) Along with inhibitions, singer Justin Bieber dropped his pants as he shared a naked image of his bottom online. The Baby hitmaker shared the photograph, which showed him pointing at the land ahead, on photo-sharing site Instagram on Monday, reports dailymail.co.uk. In the image, the 21-year-old bared his bottom as he stood with his back to the camera on...
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17 migrants go missing after Greece-bound ship sinks
Athens, July 8 (IANS/EFE) At least 17 people were reported missing after a refugee ship, with over 30 undocumented migrants onboard, sank in the Aegean Sea, according to Greek media. Sixteen people, including a pregnant woman and a child, were rescued immediately after the ship sank between the Greek islands of Farmakonisi and Agazonisi in an operation carried out by Greek-Turkish rescue...
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Ryan Reynolds's fear of time
New York, July 8 (IANS) Actor Ryan Reynolds says he is freaked out by the passing of time and wants to treasure every second that he spends with his daughter James. Reynolds, who has a daughter with actress Blake Lively, shared his fear while talking to AOL Build, a live interview series, reports femalefirst.co.uk. You suddenly feel the inexorable amount of time go by. There's n...
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Charleston shooter charged with additional murder counts
Washington, July 8 (IANS) The white shooter who had been charged with killing nine African-Americans in a racially-motivated shooting spree in a church in South Carolina state last month was indicted on three additional murder charges, a media report said. Dylann Roof, 21, was arrested on nine murder charges for each African-American churchgoer he allegedly killed and also a charge of po...
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Scott Disick embarrasses Kourtney Kardashian
Los Angeles, July 8 (IANS) TV personality Kourtney Kardashian, who has split from her longtime partner Scott Disick, was fed up with his behaviour. He acts out, he rebels, he drinks too much and he embarrasses her. He acts like a kid sometimes. He just rebels against the crazy responsibility of having three kids and makes Kourtney do it all, a source told people.com. According to...
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'Highly dangerous' terror cell dismantled in Tunisia
Tunis, July 8 (IANS/AKI) Tunisian security forces have dismantled a highly dangerous jihadist terrorism cell and arrested its members, interior minister Mohamed Najem Gharsalli said.
The alleged cell members were planning a series of attacks, Gharsalli said on Tuesday.
Counter-terrorism police seized the cell's entire equipment during the overnight arrests, the minister said.
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Amal Clooney's funny fashion sense
Los Angeles, July 8 (IANS) British human rights lawyer Amal Clooney has the hugest sense of humour with the way she dresses, says designer Giambattista Valli. You would have to meet her privately to know just how much more there is to her. Her curiosity, her boundless passion, but also that she has the hugest sense of humour with the way she dresses. She enjoys it but she doesn'...
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Dozens of Islamic State fighters 'poisoned' in Iraq
Mosul, July 8 (IANS/AKI) At least 45 Islamic State (IS) fighters died after eating a Ramadan fast-breaking meal in the city of Mosul in Iraq, a media report said It was unclear if the IS fighters were deliberately poisoned or died of food poisoning from the 'iftar' feast, Iraqi media reported on Tuesday, citing a spokesman for the Kurdish Democratic Party. A total of 145 IS fight...