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President launches stamp on Sri Lankan Buddhist revivalist

New Delhi, Oct 25 (IANS) President Pranab Mukherjee Saturday released a commemorative postage stamp on Sri Lankan Buddhist revivalist and writer Anagarika Dharmapala. Release of the commemorative postage stamp on Anagarika Dharmapala will contribute towards further strengthening the bilateral ties between India and Sri Lanka and bring the two nations closer, Mukherjee said. He ex...

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Dhoni buys Ranchi Rays hockey franchise

Ranchi, Oct 25 (IANS) Indian cricket captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni, who recently became a co-owner of football team Chennians FC, Saturday joined Sahara Adventures Sports Limited to co-own the new Ranchi-based Hockey India League (HIL) team Ranchi Rays, which was unveiled here Saturday. Ranchi Rhinos, who were the inaugural champions of HIL, was scrapped following distrust between owners ...

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Five-phased polls in Kashmir, Jharkhand; results Dec 23

New Delhi, Oct 25 (IANS) Five-phased assembly elections would be held in Jammu and Kashmir and Jharkhand, beginning Nov 25 and ending Dec 20. By-elections to three Delhi assembly constituencies would be held Nov 25. Counting for all the seats would be held Dec 23, the Election Commission announced Saturday. The five-phases will be Nov 25, Dec 2, Dec 9, Dec 14 and Dec 20. The thr...

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I wouldn't survive in jail: Taylor Swift

London, Oct 25 (IANS) Singer Taylor Swift says she is scared of being framed for murder because she would not be able to survive in jail. The 24-year-old admits her worst nightmare is being blamed for a terrible crime she hasn't committed as she believes so many people could stitch her up, reports contactmusic.com. Speaking on The Ellen DeGeneres Show, she explained: ''I'm scared...

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Hend pulls two clear of Lahiri at Macau Open

Macau, Oct 25 (IANS) Defending champion Scott Hend of Australia raced two shots clear of India's Anirban Lahiri after battling to a four-under-par 67 in the third round of the Venetian Macau Open Saturday. Despite feeling flat, the in-form Hend dug deep into his reserves to produce three birdies over his closing six holes at the Macau Golf and Country Club to give himself a shot at winni...

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Five-phased polling in Kashmir, Jharkhand

New Delhi, Oct 25 (IANS) Elections to Jammu and Kashmir and Jharkhand will be held in five phases, beginning Nov 25 and ending Dec 20. By-elections to three Delhi assembly constituencies would be held Nov 25. Counting would be on Dec 23. ...

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Look stylish in leather trousers

London, Oct 25 (IANS) Leather trousers are stylish, but the thought alone puts many women off them. Hence it is important to get the styling right for these wardrobe essentials and choose the right fit. Model Kendall Jenner may be just 18 years old, but she seems to get the most out of the leather trousers with a loose fit vest and a necklace. Model Sofia Vergara at 41, still looks amazi...

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How to create the perfect sleep environment

London, Oct 25 (IANS) A good night's sleep is vital for your health and well being. From keeping away distractions from your bedroom to maintaining the right temperature, an expert gives some advice on how one can get a sound sleep. As you get ready to sink into your bed, make the most of it with the help of some tips. Creating and maintaining the perfect sleep environment is an ...

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Iranian woman executed over murder

Tehran, Oct 25 (IANS) An Iranian woman was executed Saturday in Iran after she was convicted of murdering a man seven years ago. Reyhaneh Jabbari was hanged in the early morning after being found guilty of killing Morteza Abdolali Sarbandi, a former employee of Iran's intelligence ministry, in July 2007, Press TV reported. The 26-year-old woman has confessed to the murder claimin...

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Crib deaths continue in Bengal, toll reaches 18

Kolkata, Oct 25 (IANS) Crib deaths at West Bengal's Malda Medical College and Hospital continues unabated with three more babies dying since Friday to take the toll to 18. Three more babies, all brought here in very critical condition, have died since Friday. Since Monday 18 babies, mostly newborn have died, Medical Superintendent and Vice Principal M.A. Rashid said adding that all the i...

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Wanted to do an intense yet commercially viable film: SRK on doing 'Fan'

Mumbai, Oct 25 (IANS) Superstar Shah Rukh Khan, whose latest release Happy New Year has kept the cash register ringing, says he agreed to do Maneesh Sharma's Fan because he wanted to do a cosy film which is intense yet commercially viable. As an actor, I feel that having done a big film, 'Happy New Year', I wanted to do a cosy film which is intense and yet commercially viable. Maneesh ca...

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Thirty-three people arrested for rioting in Delhi

New Delhi, Oct 25 (IANS) At least 33 people of two communities have been arrested for rioting in east Delhi's Trilokpuri area, police said Saturday. Ten people were arrested Friday and 23 today (Saturday) for rioting in the area, a police officer told IANS. A minor clash occurred between the two communities late Thursday over rituals for Diwali festival in Trilokpuri's B-Block, s...

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Modi breaks ice with media, poses for selfies

New Delhi, Oct 25 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi Saturday broke the ice when he met journalists, shook hands with them and smiled for selfies. This happened after Modi was being blamed for keeping the media at arms length. A Diwali Milan or Diwali meet as called by the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), this was Modi's first formal outreach to the media since he became the prime ...

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Delayed Mizoram budget in state assembly Nov 11

Aizawl, Oct 25 (IANS) The delayed budget session of the Mizoram assembly will begin Nov 11 with the state finance minister expected to table the annual budget for the 2014-15 fiscal, an official said here Saturday. The two-week-long budget session will be from held from Nov 11 to Nov 26, an official of the state assembly said. Finance, Planning and Programme Implementation Minist...

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Punjab launches scheme for water-logged areas

Chandigarh, Oct 25 (IANS) Starting with two villages in the worst affected district of Muktsar, the Punjab government Saturday launched a scheme for develpment of infrastructure in these villages. Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal, while launching the scheme in Ratta Khera and Ratta Khera Chota villages, said that the Punjab government was committed to tackle the water-logging problem i...

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Bangladeshi leader, 63 activists arrested

Dhaka, Oct 25 (IANS) A Bangladesh National Party (BNP) leader and 63 activists were arrested here Saturday for allegedly planning violent activities. Moazzem Hossain Alal, president of the party's youth affiliate, Juba Dal and the activists were arrested during a meeting at his residence, bdnews24.com quoted a police official as saying. They were in a meeting at the basement of t...

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Cuttack to host 1st India-Sri Lanka ODI

Mumbai, Oct 25 (IANS) Cuttack will host the first of the five One-Day Internationals (ODI) between India and Sri Lanka Nov 2, the Indian cricket board announced Saturday. The second match will be held at Ahmedabad (Nov 6), to be followed by Hyderabad (Nov 9), Kolkata (Nov 13) and Ranchi (Nov 16). All matches will be day-and-night games. A practice match will precede the series wh...

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Pawan Kalyan to direct 'Gabbar Singh 2'?

Chennai, Oct 25 (IANS) Actor Pawan Kalyan, who will soon start shooting for Telugu actioner Gabbar Singh 2, is likely to direct the film himself. He has decided to take on the task after alleged fallout with filmmaker Sampath Nandi. Nandi was to direct Gabbar Singh 2, which is yet to go on the floors. Sampath Nandi has decided to move on to his next project as he's spent consider...

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Delhiites celebrate brother-sister bond

New Delhi, Oct 25 (IANS) Delhiites, like many across the country, Saturday celebrated Bhai Dooj, a festival that marks the bond of love between brothers and sisters. Celebrated on the last day of the five-day-long Diwali festival, sisters, on this day, pray for a long and happy life for their brothers by applying vermilion on their foreheads. The festival is known by different na...

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Pakistan hails UN for granting D-8 observer status

Islamabad, Oct 25 (IANS) Pakistan Saturday welcomed the UN's decision to grant observer status to the Developing-Eight (D-8) Organisation for Economic Cooperation. The D-8 Organisation was established in 1997 to promote development cooperation among Muslim nations grouping Bangladesh, Egypt, Indonesia, Iran, Malaysia, Nigeria, Pakistan and Turkey. On the initiative of Pakistan, t...

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