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Modi reaches Srinagar

Srinagar, Oct 23 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi arrived here Thursday afternoon to meet victims of the recent floods in Jammu and Kashmir. A special plane carrying Modi landed at the technical area of Srinagar airport around 2.10 p.m. Governor N.N. Vohra, Chief Minister Omar Abdullah and senior ministers received the prime minister. Members of flood-affected families...

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Six farmers commit suicide in Vidarbha

Nagpur, Oct 23 (IANS) An activist Thursday blamed official apathy for the suicide by six farmers in Maharashtra's Vidarbha region. Four of them were from Yavatmal district and one each from Akola and Amravati districts, Vidarbha Jan Andolan Samiti president Kishore Tiwari said. The deaths occurred Wednesday. The farmers voted overwhelmingly for the BJP in both the Lok Sabha and a...

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Modi greets Pranab from Siachen

Srinagar, Oct 23 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi greeted President Pranab Mukherjee on the occasion of Diwali Thursday -- from the icy heights of Siachen Glacier. Wished President Pranab Mukherjee a very Happy Diwali from Siachen! Modi said in a tweet. Am sure this would be among the most unique greetings Pranabda received. Modi flew to Siachen, the world's highest battlefiel...

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Ganga cleaning improves aquatic life

Haridwar, Oct 23 (IANS) The Ganga cleanliness drive is helping improve the river's aquatic life. Researchers who studied the condition of the river before and after the latest mass cleanliness drive say there have been visible positive results. The study covered Har Ki Pauri, one of the most popular and crowded ghats of the largest river basin in the world. Researchers from Dev S...

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Venkaiah Naidu to adopt cyclone-hit village

Visakhapatnam, Oct 23 (IANS) Urban Development Minister M. Venkaiah Naidu has decided to adopt a cyclone-affected village in Andhra Pradesh. The minister Thursday announced that he and his family members will adopt Chepalupada village and undertake rebuilding work. Venkiah Naidu said they were ready to spend any amount of money required for reconstruction of the village battered ...

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McConaughey is gorgeous: Jessica Chastain

Los Angeles, Oct 23 (IANS) Actress Jessica Chastain heaped praise on actor Matthew McConaughey's looks. The actress gushed over McConaughey, who is her co-star in her forthcoming film Interstellar, at an event when he was presented with the 2014 American Cinematheque Award in California recently, reports contactmusic.com. It was 'A Time to Kill'. The closing speech and he's the ...

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Justin Bieber poses nude

Los Angeles, Oct 23 (IANS) Singer Justin Bieber has shared a nude photograph of himself in a bath tub with just bubbles covering his modesty. The 20-year-old posted the intimate snap on an online platform Wednesday. It shows the Baby hitmaker naked in the tub, reports dailymail.co.uk. Bieber also created a bubble bath beard for the picture. The photograph was captioned: I...

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Katie Price's naughty fairy look

London, Oct 23 (IANS) Former model Katie Price stepped out as a raunchy fairy to promote her new book Make My Wish Come True here. Price showed off her ample bosom in the skimpy outfit Wednesday, reports dailymail.co.uk. The model added oomph to the outfit with a white plunging leotard and a fur-lined lace cape with a hood. She completed the ice queen look with a pair of fish-ne...

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Modi visits Siachen, Pakistan violates truce

Srinagar, Oct 23 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi Thursday flew to Siachen Glacier at the start of his visit to Jammu and Kashmir and expressed solidarity with troops deployed at the world's highest battlefield. From the icy heights of the Siachen Glacier and with the brave jawans and officers of the armed forces, I wish all of you a Happy Diwali, Modi said in a tweet. Perhaps...

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Golfer Bhullar to defend Indonesia Open title

Jakarta, Oct 23 (IANS) Indian golfer Gaganjeet Bhullar Thursday confirmed that he will return to the Damai Indah Golf, PIK Course, here in a bid to defend Indonesia Open title to be held Dec 4-7. The 26-year-old Indian fired 16-under 268 (64, 67, 69, 68) to register biggest career win in 2013. Last year's victory was my biggest career win to date so it's really important for me t...

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Graphics work delaying release of 'Yamaleela 2'

Chennai, Oct 23 (IANS) Filmmaker S.V. Krishna Reddy says the delay in the release of his Telugu fantasy drama Yamaleela 2, is due to the need for lot of computer graphics. We completed shooting nearly two months ago. The graphics work is taking a lot of time, but we should be done by this month end. If all goes well, we plan to release by November, Krishna Reddy told IANS. If the...

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Kim wants daughter to work hard for money

Los Angeles, Oct 23 (IANS) Reality TV star Kim Kardashian says her daughter North West will have to work for what she wants. The Keeping Up With the Kardashians star, married to rapper Kanye West, shared her plans for her daughter in an interview with London's Evening Standard magazine, reports eonline.com. I was saying that earlier to my friends, 'I wonder what (North's) first ...

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Men's groups resent move to empower women panel

New Delhi, Oct 23 (IANS) Men's rights groups, fighting for shared parenting in case of divorce, Thursday protested the central government move to empower the National Commission for Women (NCW) with powers to direct police to arrest the accused in crimes against women. In a missive to Law Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad, Bangalore-based NGO Child Rights Initiative for Shared Parenting (CRIS...

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World Cup 2015 organisers look for 1,500 net bowlers

Dubai, Oct 23 (IANS) With barely four months to go for the cricket World Cup 2015, the event organisers in Australia and New Zealand are looking for 1,500 net bowlers to help the participating teams in training during the One-Day International (ODI) tournament. Chief executive of the World Cup 2015 Local Organising Committee, John Harnden said tournament organisers are working with all o...

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Olive oil healthier for fried foods

London, Oct 23 (IANS) Love fried food? Try olive oil as it withstands the heat of the fryer or pan better than several other seed oils to yield healthier food. The researchers deep- and pan-fried raw potato pieces in four different refined oils - olive, corn, soybean and sunflower - and reused the oil 10 times. They found that olive oil was the most stable oil for deep-frying at ...

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Skin patches may replace traditional blood test

London, Oct 23 (IANS) A team of researchers has designed and successfully tested, for the first time, a small skin patch that detected malarial proteins in live mice. It could someday be adapted for use in humans to diagnose other diseases too. Simon R. Corrie and colleagues said that while blood is rich with molecular clues that tell a story about a person's health, withdrawing ...

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Modi condemns terror attack in Canada

New Delhi, Oct 23 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi Thursday condemned the terror attack on the Canadian parliament and pledged to strengthen cooperation with Ottawa to combat terrorism. I strongly condemn the attacks on the Canadian military personnel in Quebec and Ottawa and the shooting in the Canadian parliament in Ottawa, Modi said in a statement released by the external affairs m...

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'Poojai': All action, no soul

Film: Poojai; Cast: Vishal Krishna Reddy, Shruti Haasan, Sathyaraj, Mukesh Tiwari, Soori, Radikaa Sarath Kumar, Thalaivasal Vijay, Jayaprakash; Director: Hari Gopalakrishnan; Rating: ** Gopalakrishnan has written Poojai with the mindset that anything that comes from his camp will be lapped up by audiences, no matter how good or bad it is. After all, he's the master of commercial entertai...

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Vizag Steel Plant donates Rs.5 crore for cyclone relief

Visakhapatnam, Oct 23 (IANS) Visakhapatnam Steel Plant (VSP) Thursday donated Rs.5 crore for relief works in cyclone-hit areas of north coastal Andhra. Rashtriya Ispat Nagam Limited (RINL), the corporate entity of VSP, has donated the money to the Chief Minister's Relief Fund. P. Madhusudan, chairman and managing director of RINL, Thursday presented the cheque through union Urban...

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Separatist strike hits Kashmir Valley

Srinagar, Oct 23 (IANS) A shutdown called by separatists affected life here and in the Kashmir Valley Thursday as Prime Minister Narendra Modi flew into Jammu and Kashmir. Public buses went off the roads in Srinagar but private vehicles as well as autorickshaws continued to ply although in fewer numbers, residents and officials said. Security was tight in this summer capital of J...

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