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Reddy, Arya shine at national racing tourney

Sriperumbudur (Tamil Nadu), July 21 (IANS) Hyderabads Anindith Reddy emerged as the quickest in both free practice sessions of the MRF FF1600 while Arya Singh, a 16-year-old schoolboy from Kolkata, clinched the Student Cup (Formula 1300) with two wins and a podium finish in the third round of the Indian National Racing Championship here on Friday. South African Devin Robertson, a guest d...

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Kashyap, Prannoy, Sameer, Manu-Sumeeth in US Open quarters

Anaheim (California), July 21 (IANS) Indian shuttlers Parupalli Kashyap, H.S. Prannoy, Sameer Verma and the men's doubles pair of Manu Attri and B. Sumeeth Reddy advanced to the quarter-finals of the US Open Grand Prix here. Kashyap played two matches on Thursday before advancing to the third round. His first opponent, Hungary's Gergely Krausz retired when the Indian was leading 21-18, 1...

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Bill to facilitate SBI merger with subsidiaries introduced in Lok Sabha

New Delhi, July 21 (IANS) Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Friday introduced a bill in the Lok Sabha to repeal the necessary Acts in wake of the merger of State Bank of India (SBI) with its subsidiary banks. Jaitley introduced the State Banks (Repeal and Amendment) Bill, 2017 to pave the way for the repeal of the State Bank of India (Subsidiary Banks) Act, 1959 and the State Bank of Hyde...

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'uberMOTO' arrives in Noida, Ghaziabad for last-mile connectivity

New Delhi, July 21 (IANS) Aiming to provide last-mile connectivity to riders in the NCR region, Uber on Friday launched its bike-sharing product 'uberMOTO' in Noida and Ghaziabad. 'uberMOTO' gives riders affordable ride through the Uber app, with fares as low as Rs 10. Riders receive driver and bike details and the product also includes standard safety features like GPS tracking...

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IIT-ians corner maximum Qualcomm Innovation fellowships

Mumbai, July 21 (IANS) Seven scholars from IIT-Bombay and IIT-Kharagpur are among 10 selected for six Qualcomm Innovation Fellow (QInF) programmes in India for the academic year 2017-18, an official said. They will conduct research on five broad topics like Advances in Communication Techniques; Robotics and Drones; Computer Vision and Virtual Reality; Imaging; and Machine Learning.

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News channels destroyed my life: Puri Jagannadh

Hyderabad, July 20 (IANS) Telugu filmmaker Puri Jagannadh, who was quizzed by Telangana's excise officials probing a drug racket, has lashed out at television news channels, saying they destroyed his life. After nearly a day-long questioning by the Special Investigation Team (SIT) on Wednesday, the well-known director posted a video on his Twitter account to vent his feelings. De...

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NBA star Durant to visit India

New Delhi, July 20 (IANS) The National Basketball Association (NBA) announced on Thursday that NBA Champion Kevin Durant of the Golden State Warriors will visit India to support the continued growth of basketball in the country and coach the countrys top prospects at The NBA Academy India. Durant, the 2017 Bill Russell NBA Finals Most Valuable Player, will visit the city on July 27 to do...

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Tollywood cameraman appears before SIT in drug case

Hyderabad, July 20 (IANS) The Special Investigation Team (SIT) probing the Hyderabad drug racket grilled Tollywood cinematographer Shyam K. Naidu on Thursday. The SIT questioned Naidu a day after grilling director Puri Jagannadh for over 10 hours for his alleged links with the accused. The questioning, which began around 10 a.m. at the office of Prohibition and Excise Commissione...

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Friends of TRS leader involved in drug racket: Digvijaya

Hyderabad, July 20 (IANS) Senior Congress leader Digvijaya Singh on Thursday alleged that friends of Telangana Rashtra Samithi (TRS) leader K.T. Rama Rao are involved in drug racket busted in Hyderabad. Without naming Rama Rao, the Congress General Secretary, who is in charge of the party affairs in Telangana, tweeted that influential friends of TRS heir apparent were involved. H...

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Kangana Ranaut injured on 'Manikarnika' set

Hyderabad, July 20 (IANS) National Award-winning actress Kangana Ranaut got a deep cut between her eyebrows while shooting for a sword fighting scene on the set of her upcoming film Manikarnika - The Queen of Jhansi. Kangana was shooting here on Wednesday with co-star Nihar Pandya. The Queen star was rushed to the Apollo Hospital amidst pain and blood loss. She got 15 stitches o...

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Telugu director grilled for 10 hours in drug case, blood sample collected

Hyderabad, July 19 (IANS) The Special Investigation Team (SIT) probing the drug racket in Hyderabad on Wednesday questioned well-known Telugu film director Puri Jagannadh for nearly 10 hours and collected his blood sample. The sample was collected from the actor following his consent, SIT official Srinivas Rao told reporters. The official said they got some clues during the quest...

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Three courier firms summoned in Hyderabad drug case

Hyderabad, July 19 (IANS) The Special Investigation Team (SIT) probing drug racket in Hyderabad has summoned three major courier companies in connection with the case. Officials of DHL, Blue Dart and Fedex have been asked to appear before SIT, said a statement from the investigation team on Wednesday night. As the role of postal department has also come under scanner, SIT has wri...

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Telugu Director questioned for 10 hours in Hyderabad drugs case

Hyderabad, July 19 (IANS) The Special Investigation Team (SIT) probing the drug racket in Hyderabad on Wednesday questioned well-known Telugu film director Puri Jagannadh for nearly 10 hours. After day-long suspense, the director came out of Abkari Bhavan, the office of Prohibition & Excise Department at around 9.30 p.m. and returned home with his family members without talking to wa...

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June domestic air passenger traffic up 20%

New Delhi, July 19 (IANS) Domestic air passenger traffic rose by 19.98 per cent in June to 95.68 lakh from 79.75 lakh reported in June last year, official data showed on Wednesday. On a sequential basis, total domestic air passenger traffic rose by 17.36 per cent to 1.01 crore in May. According to the data furnished by the Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA), passenger t...

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Another drug racket busted in Hyderabad, nine held

Hyderabad, July 19 (IANS) The Hyderabad police busted another drug racket with the arrest of nine accused including two Nigerians and two Africans on Wednesday. Police seized 300 grams of cocaine, 42 grams MDMA (methylenedioxy-methamphetamine), blots of LSD (lysergic acid diethylamide) from their possession. A car, an air gun and mobile phones were also seized from the accused by...

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Another drug racket busted in Hyderabad, nine held

Hyderabad, July 19 (IANS) The Hyderabad police busted another drug racket with the arrest of nine accused including two Nigerians on Wednesday. Police seized 300 grams of cocaine, 42 grams MDMA (methylenedioxy-methamphetamine) and 27 blots of LSD (lysergic acid diethylamide) from their possession. A car and an air gun were also seized from the accused by the sleuths of the Commis...

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Director Puri Jagannadh appears before SIT probing Hyderabad drug racket

Hyderabad, July 19 (IANS) Well-known Telugu film director Puri Jagannadh on Wednesday appeared before the Special Investigation Team (SIT) probing the drug racket in Hyderabad, officials said. Accompanied by his brother and son, the director reached the office of Prohibition & Excise Department around 10 a.m. amid tight security arrangements, in response to the notice served on him.<...

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Honoured to be associated with Kabbadi: Kamal Haasan

Chennai, July 19 (IANS) Actor-filmmaker Kamal Haasan has been appointed as the brand ambassador of team Tamil Thalaivas in the fifth season of Pro Kabbadi League. He says that he is honoured to be associated with a sport developed by his ancestors many years ago. The tournament starts from July 28 in Hyderabad. Tamil Thalaivas is owned by a consortium of cricketer Sachin Tendulka...

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No legal bar in having separate flag for Karnataka: CM

Bengaluru, July 18 (IANS) Asserting that there was no legal bar on states to have a separate flag, Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah on Tuesday said the state government would consider if the panel set up to design it so favoured. As the Constitution does not bar states from having their own flag for a separate identity, we will consider it if the panel recommends, he said in a state...

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'South Asians vulnerable to rare genetic diseases'

Hyderabad, July 18 (IANS) One-third of the population of South Asia, around 1.5 billion people, is vulnerable to rare genetic diseases, a study said. The study was conducted by the Centre for Cellular and Molecular Biology (CCMB) and published online in Nature Genetics. CCMB Director Rakesh K. Mishra told reporters on Tuesday that the effort would facilitate and accelerate pred...

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