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Lowell wants fare share in Richard Gere's fortune

Los Angeles, Nov 21 (IANS) Richard Gere's estranged wife, Carey Lowell is said to want more than $100 million of the actor's $250 million fortune in their divorce settlement. They are not getting along and they are very far apart on how much money she will get in their divorce, nypost.com quoted a source as saying. She can claim she gave up her career for him and for their son Ho...

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Britain fastest growing G7 economy: OECD

London, Nov 21 (IANS) Britain has the fastest growing economy among the G7 group of developed nations, the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) reported Thursday. According to the OECD figures, Britain had the highest annual growth rate among the G7 nations, with three percent annual growth between the third quarters of 2013 and 2014, Xinhua reported. Thi...

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Iran nuclear talks: Ban Ki-moon calls for a successful deal

United Nations, Nov 21 (IANS) UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon Thursday called for the Iran nuclear talks to be brought to a successful conclusion that meets the concerns and interests of all sides. Ban urged the participants in the negotiations to demonstrate the necessary flexibility, wisdom and determination to bring the negotiations to a successful conclusion, Xinhua reported, citing...

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I am psychic: Nadine Coyle

Los Angeles, Nov 21 (IANS) Irish singer Nadine Coyle says she is psychic. The singer says that she has had visions and also has the gift to peer into the future and to see what will happen in her life and the lives of her friends and family. I am psychic. I had a vision when I was nine about being in a dressing room and getting angry at a person banging on the door. Some years la...

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Leader killed in US drone attack, confirms Al Qaeda

Islamabad, Nov 21 (IANS) Global terrorist organisation Al Qaeda's branch in the Indian sub-continent Thursday confirmed the death of one of its leaders, Adil Qudoos in a US drone attack. Qudoos was alleged to have helped senior al-Qaeda leader, Khalid Sheikh Muhammad, Xinhua reported. Kahlid was arrested in 2003 from the house of Ahmad Qudoos, the brother of Adil Qudoos, in the P...

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Lily Allen's record label closed?

Los Angeles, Nov 21 (IANS) Singer Lily Allen's record label ITNO has reportedly been closed after three years. Allen set up the label ITNO, which stands for In The Name Of, in 2011 with Sony, but has since been struggling to attract and sign the talent that it needed to survive. Lily had bright hopes but it simply hasn't worked out. She hoped by now to have an array of top talen...

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Cabinet approves 3 major power projects

New Delhi, Nov 21 (IANS) The Union cabinet Thursday approved three major projects for the power sector, the power ministry said in a statement here. The projects are the Deen Dayal Upadhyaya Gram Jyoti Yojana, Integrated Power Development Scheme and the North Eastern Region Power System Improvement Project. The North Eastern Region Power System Improvement Project aims to strengt...

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Drone attack in Pakistan kills five suspected militants

Islamabad, Nov 21 (IANS) At least five suspected militants, including what sources claim to be a high value target, were killed in a US drone attack in Pakistan's North Waziristan region Thursday, media reported. According to officials, the drone fired two missiles on a compound in the Dattakhel tehsil of the North Waziristan agency, Dawn online reported. Some people were also in...

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Cabinet approves signing SAARC deal for regional power grid

New Delhi, Nov 20 (IANS) Ahead of the SAARC summit next week to be attended by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, the cabinet Thursday approved signing of the framework agreement for setting up a regional power grid. The SAARC Framework Agreement for Energy Cooperation among the SAARC Member States to be signed at 18th SAARC Summit scheduled to be held at Kathmandu Nov 26-27 will enable great...

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With two wins, Bangalore Raptors stay ahead of Pune Marathas

Bengaluru, Nov 20 (IANS) Bangalore Raptors kept their hopes alive Thursday with a 15-12 lead over Pune Marathas by winning the singles and mixed doubles matches in the Champions Tennis League (CTL) zonal tie here despite losing the second singles. In the first men's singles, former Australian Open finalist Thomas Enqvist of Raptors beat fellow Australian Pat Cash of Marathas 6-3, after t...

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TAPI countries agree to start pipeline project by 2015

New Delhi, Nov 20 (IANS) Taking another step towards realising the ambitious TAPI (Turkmenistan-Afghanistan-Pakistan-India) natural gas pipeline project, petroleum ministers of the four countries met in Ashgabat, Turkmenistan Thursday and agreed that steps will be taken to start the project by 2015. It was decided that the next meeting of the steering committee will be held in February 2...

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Mike Nichols, director of 'The Graduate', dies at 83

Washington, Nov 20 (IANS/EFE) Mike Nichols, whose 1967 film The Graduate earned him an Oscar as best director, has died, media reported Thursday. He was 83. He was a true visionary, winning the highest honors in the arts for his work as a director, writer, producer and comic and was one of a tiny few to win the EGOT -- an Emmy, a Grammy, an Oscar and a Tony -- in his lifetime, ABC News P...

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Myanmar military launches counter-attack against armed group

Yangon, Nov 20 (IANS) The Myanmar government said Thursday that its troops had launched a counter-attack on the ethnic Kachin Independence Army (KIA) after the armed group disrupted their normal movement. The statement was in response to KIA's claim earlier in the day that the government troops had staged the attack Wednesday morning, Xinhua reported citing the Myanmar Radio and TV. <...

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'Happy Ending': Flawed but feisty and relevant

Film: Happy Ending; Cast: Saif Ali Khan, Ileana D'Cruz, Govinda, Kalki Koechlin, Ranveer Shorey; Director: Raj Nidimoru/Krishna D.K.; Rating: **** Okay, so in how many ways do we get to see the Modern Indian Bollywood Hero (MIBH) play the commitment-phobic Casanova? See that guy out there. We've seen him many times before, and played by Saif Ali Khan many times. Somehow for all i...

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Hisar court sends Rampal to five-day police custody

Hisar (Haryana), Nov 20 (IANS) A court in Haryana's Hisar town Thursday sent controversial sect leader Rampal to five-day police custody. Rampal, who has been booked for murder, attempt to murder, sedition, rioting, illegal detention and other charges, was brought here from Chandigarh Thursday by Haryana Police. Rampal's bail in a 2006 murder case was cancelled by the Punjab and ...

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Iraqi forces retake town from IS

Baghdad, Nov 20 (IANS) Iraqi security forces Thursday retook control of a town from Islamic State (IS) militant group in eastern Iraq, and are fighting to seize another in the west, security sources said. In Iraq's eastern province of Diyala, Iraqi security forces backed by Shiite militias and Kurdish security forces, known as Peshmerga, managed to retake control of Saadiyah town, some 1...

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Saradha scam: Ahead of CBI grilling, Bengal minister in hospital

Kolkata, Nov 20 (IANS) A day before he was scheduled to appear for questioning at the CBI office in connection with the Saradha chit fund scam, West Bengal Transport and Sports Minister Madan Mitra was Thursday admitted to the state's largest government hospital with a complaint of breathing disorder. Mitra, who was admitted in a private nursing home since Nov 18, left the health facilit...

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Bengal deputy speaker falls ill in assembly, hospitalised

Kolkata, Nov 20 (IANS) West Bengal assembly Deputy Speaker Sonali Guha was Thursday hospitalised after she fell unconscious inside the house when it was in session. Guha was taken ill in the second half of the day's session. Members as well as some assembly staff crowded around her. She was later taken to the state's premier government health facility SSKM Hospital in an ...

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Kotak Mahindra Bank, ING Vysya announce merger

Mumbai, Nov 20 (IANS) Leading mid-size banks Kotak Mahindra Bank (KMB) and ING Vysya Bank Ltd Thursday announced a merger in an all-stock deal to become the fourth largest private bank in the country after ICICI Bank, HDFC Bank and Axis Bank. The merger, approved by the boards of both the banks earlier in the day, will be in the swap ratio of 725:1000 equity shares, subject to approval o...

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Apex court directs CBI chief to step aside from 2G case

New Delhi, Nov 20 (IANS) Suspecting the conduct of Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) chief Ranjit Sinha, the Supreme Court Thursday asked him to withdraw from the 2G telecom spectrum allocation case, but also said this was not a stricture against the premier probe agency. An apex court bench of Chief Justice H.L. Dattu, Justice Madan B. Lokur and Justice A.K. Sikri said the senior-mo...

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