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Modi government has taken country on dharma's path: Shah

Vrindavan (Uttar Pradesh), Feb 8 (IANS) BJP president Amit Shah on Monday said the government of Prime Minister Narendra Modi had taken the country on the path of dharma (righteousness). Due to wrong myths, a gap had been created between dharma and politics over the years, but the Modi government has again taken the country on the path of dharma, Shah said at a function after inauguratio...

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Microsoft's HoloLens has edge over Google Glass: Study

London, Feb 8 (IANS) A comparative study of Google and Microsoft smart glasses by Britain-based market research firm Juniper Research has found that the Microsoft's HoloLens will be better poised at dominating the market by 2020, a media report said. In a recently published report, Juniper Research said that more than 12 million smart glasses, like Google Glass and Microsoft HoloLens, wi...

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French taxi drivers block access to Paris airport

Paris, Feb 8 (IANS) The drivers of private vehicles booked online, known in France as VTC, blocked traffic on the entrance of Paris's Charles de Gaulle Airport on Monday, protesting measures taken by the government against taxi drivers. The drivers continued their protest, which started on Saturday, using their cars to block the road leading to the airport's main entrance, causing traffi...

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India logs 7.3 percent growth in Q3

New Delhi, Feb 8 (IANS) The Indian economy grew by 7.3 percent in the third quarter ended December 31, 2015 -- down from the 7.7 percent expansion in the previous quarter, official data showed on Monday. ...

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Four million women expected to take part in Attukal Pongala

Thiruvananthapuram, Feb 8 (IANS) About four million women are expected to take part in the Attukal Pongala festival here on February 23 by cooking an offering of sweet dish sitting by the roadside, said a temple official on Monday. This time on the 23rd of this month, we are expecting four million women. Already this event has entered the Guinness Book (of World Records) where it has bee...

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Neymar happy at Barcelona, says club director

Barcelona, Feb 8 (IANS) Barcelona director of football Robert Fernandez insists striker Neymar has the backing of the Catalan club and renewal of his contract is soon to be wrapped up. Arriving at Barcelona in 2013, the Brazilian superstar has been the centre of interest from clubs across Europe, with the likes of Real Madrid and Manchester City keeping tabs, prompting the European champ...

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Confident India face Sri Lanka in T20I opener

Pune, Feb 8 (IANS) India will aim to hold on to their current form when they take on an injury-hit Sri Lanka in the opening game of their three-match Twenty20 International (T20I) series at the Maharashtra Cricket Association Stadium here on Tuesday. The confidence of the home team is sky high following a 3-0 hammering of Australia Down Under and the T20I series against the Island nation...

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IS executes over 300 in Iraq's Mosul

Baghdad, Feb 8 (IANS) Islamic State (IS) extremist militants executed over 300 people over the past few days in the IS-held city of Mosul in Iraq, a Kurdish security source said. All those executed were ex-police, ex-army members and civilian activists accused by Daesh (IS group) of collaborating with the Iraqi security forces, Xinhua quoted the source as saying on Sunday. The so...

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Real Madrid need to improve everything: Zidane

Madrid, Feb 8 (IANS) Real Madrid manager Zinedine Zidane believes his team needs to improve everything after their late 2-1 win over Spanish football club Granada. Midfielder Luka Modric's brilliant 85th minute goal on Sunday ensured Zidane had a fourth win in his first five games as head coach. Real are presently third on the points table, four points adrift of leaders and arch-rivals B...

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HCL to launch Internet of Things incubation centre in US

New Delhi, Feb 8 (IANS) HCL Technologies on Monday announced the launch of an Internet of Things (IoT) incubation centre in the US city of Redmond, with an aim to leverage Microsoft Azure IoT Suite to accelerate enterprise IoT adoption. The HCL centre will build solutions focused on two key growth areas: industrial and manufacturing and life sciences and healthcare, with use cases around...

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India women gear up for Sri Lanka test in SAG football

Shillong, Feb 8 (IANS) After a goalless stalemate in their first match against Maldives in the South Asian Games (SAG), the Indian women's senior football team will clash with Sri Lanka here on Tuesday in what is a must win fixture for the hosts. Though the Indians were dominant in both possession and shots on goal in their opening clash against the Maldives, they paid dearly as they cou...

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Women football new trend in India: Goalkeeper Aditi

Shillong, Feb 8 (IANS) Indian women's football team's goalkeeper Aditi Chauhan believes the game is the new trend in India and is on an upward graph. Women's football is the new trend in India and it certainly is on an upward surge. It is heartening to see young girls passionately indulged in the 'Beautiful Game,' Chauhan said in a release from the All India Football Federation on Monday...

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Tax refunds of Rs.1 lakh crore issued this fiscal: Official

New Delhi, Feb 8 (IANS) India's Income Tax department has issued refunds of Rs.1 lakh crore in the current fiscal up to January this year, a senior official said on Monday. The Income Tax department has so far issued refunds of Rs.1 lakh crore to 1.75 crore assessees in 10 months of the 2015-16 fiscal, Revenue Secretary Hasmukh Adhia said in a tweet. The government directed the d...

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Bodo militant wanted by NIA killed in shootout

Guwahati, Feb 8 (IANS) A Bodo militant -- who was wanted by the NIA for his involvement in the December 2014 massacre of Adivasi people -- was on Monday shot dead by security forces in Assam's Chirang district, officials said. Uday Narzary alias Khilikhang of the anti-talk faction of the National Democratic Front of Bodoland (NDFB) was killed by a joint team of the Indian Army and Assam ...

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Kerala HC orders CBI probe into IUML activist's murder

Kochi, Feb 8 (IANS) The Kerala High Court on Monday ordered a CBI probe into the murder of Abdul Shukoor, an activist of the Indian Union Muslim League (IUML), in which certain Left leaders are allegedly involved. The high court order came on a plea of Shukoor's mother that the police probe was not moving in the right direction. Shukoor, 22, activist of the Indian Union Muslim Le...

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Prakash has talent to make grown men quake: Priyanka Chopra

Mumbai, Feb 8 (IANS) Actress Priyanka Chopra says her Jai Gangaajal director Prakash Jha is amazing at his craft, but his anger can get scary. Priyanka took to Instagram and shared a video of the 63-year-old filmmaker in which he is seen shouting at his crew members for not working properly. Here's a little fact about Prakash Jha... apart from being an amazing director, he also h...

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Lenovo launches YOGA 900 laptop, Tab 3 Pro

New Delhi, Feb 8 (IANS) Chinese technology major Lenovo on Monday announced the launch of its YOGA 900 laptop -- which it claims to be the world's thinnest Intel Core i convertible laptop -- and a sleek YOGA Tab 3 Pro. Equipped with Intel's latest 6th generation Core i7 processor, the Lenovo YOGA 900 is only 1.49 cm thick and weighs 1.29 kg. The device is powered by double RAM capacity o...

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DJ Kygo on 'mission' to return to India

New Delhi, Feb 8 (IANS) Norwegian DJ, record producer and musician Kyrre Gørvell-Dahll, popularly known by his stage name Kygo, had an incredibly humbling experience when he played for thousands of music aficionados in India last December. And now, he is making it a mission to return to the country on his own terms. Kygo, who has given hits like Firestone and Nothing left, was in the co...

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'The Good Wife' to end with season 7

Los Angeles, Feb 8 (IANS) The popular legal and political drama TV series The Good Wife will end with its ongoing seventh season. The news was confirmed by an ad released during Super Bowl 50, following weeks of speculation that this might be the last season of the show, reports variety.com. The Emmy-winning drama series starring Julianna Margulies has nine episodes to go in its ...

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JNPT extends rebate for rail transported containers

Mumbai, Feb 8 (IANS) The central government on Monday extended a rebate on handling charges for Exim (export/import) containers moved by rail on dedicated rakes at Jawaharlal Nehru Port Trust (JNPT). According to the Ministry of Shipping, the JNPT board granted a waiver of Rs.728 per container towards handling charges of Exim containers moved by rail on October 15, 2015, for a period of ...

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