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IPL: Delhi knock out Mumbai from play-offs

New Delhi, May 20 (IANS) Delhi Daredevils (DD) rode a strong bowling display to notch up an 11-run victory and eliminate Mumbai Indians from the race for the Indian Premier League (IPL) play-offs at the Ferozshah Kotla here on Sunday. Chasing a target of 175 runs in what was a must-win encounter for them, Mumbai were bundled out for 163 runs in 19.3 overs. Mumbai thus completed t...

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'No final decision on altering rules for civil service allocation'

New Delhi, May 20 (IANS) The government has not taken a final decision on changing the existing rules to allocate the service and state to those qualifying the All India Civil Services Examination, informed sources said here on Sunday. The clarification from sources in Department of Personnel and Training (DoPT), which is the controlling authority for the IAS cadre, came in response to a...

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Talks with Putin to further strengthen ties: Modi

New Delhi, May 20 (IANS) Ahead of his visit to the Russian city of Sochi for an informal summit with President Vladimir Putin on Monday, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Sunday that the talks will help further strengthen bilateral ties. Greetings to the friendly people of Russia. I look forward to my visit to Sochi tomorrow (Monday) and my meeting with President Putin. It is always a...

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Man held for killing girl over salary

New Delhi, May 20 (IANS) Delhi police arrested a man for killing a teenaged girl after she demanded her salary from him that he collected from her employer in west Delhi, police said on Sunday. Police said the accused Manjeet Kareketa, 30, is a native of Jharkhand and stayed in a rented accommodation in Bhooton Wali Gali in Nangloi. Kareketa was arrested on a tip off from Nanglo...

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Delhi knock out Mumbai from IPL play-offs

New Delhi, May 20 (IANS) Delhi Daredevils ended Mumbai Indians chances of qualifying for the Indian Premier League (IPL) play-offs with a 11-run victory at the Ferozshah Kotla here on Sunday. Chasing a target of 175 runs, Mumbai were all out for 163 in 19.3 overs. Sandeep Lamichhane, Harshal Patel and Amit Mishra took three wickets each for Delhi. Brief scores: De...

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Congress accuses Modi of using petrol price as political tool, demands cut

New Delhi, May 20 (IANS) The Congress on Sunday alleged that prices of petroleum products were being used by Prime Minister Narendra Modi as a tool to benefit BJP during elections and demanded that the prices should stay at least at the level that prevailed during the Karnataka assembly elections. Talking to reporters here, Congress spokesperson Jaiveer Shergill said the price of petrol ...

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Kalki stresses importance of eco-friendly fashion

New Delhi, May 20 (IANS) Actress Kalki Koechlin says adapting environmentally conscious fashion can make the world a better place. I grew up in an environment which is sustainable and eco-friendly in Auroville. I grew up with basic ethic of buying products which are sustainable, Kalki told IANS in a recorded response. A lot of clothes which I wear are organic. Fashion is a big w...

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Modi is servant of politics, not people: Congress

New Delhi, May 20 (IANS) The Congress on Sunday slammed Prime Minister Narendra Modi for not visiting Varanasi, his parliamentary constituency, following a tragedy earlier this week in which 18 persons were killed and termed him a servant of politics, not of people. Talking to reporters here, Congress spokesperson Jaiveer Shergill also called upon Modi to initiate a probe into the allega...

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Strategic partnership between India, Russia will strengthen: Modi

New Delhi, May 20 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday said that his talks with Russian President Vladimir Putin will strengthen the special and privileged strategic partnership between the two countries. Greetings to the friendly people of Russia. I look forward to my visit to Sochi tomorrow (Monday) and my meeting with President Putin. It is always a pleasure to meet him, Modi...

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You can't be experimental on TV: Jay Bhanushali

New Delhi, May 20 (IANS) Jay Bhanushali's tryst with showbiz started with the small screen, and he is in no mood to ditch the industry for Bollywood. But Jay, who is willing to do an interesting fiction TV show, says it is easy to typecast and stereotype an actor on television. He feels one can't be experimental on the small screen. I would like to share that on TV you can't be ...

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More women supporting live-in relationships: Survey

New Delhi, May 20 (IANS) For long the concept and topic of live-in relationships has been taboo in India but the times are changing with a number of women coming out in its support, according to a survey. Inshorts, a news app, conducted a poll in the second week of May capturing the views of 1.4 lakh netizens -- 80 per cent being in the age group of 18-35 years, read a statement.

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Rinse, exfoliate, moisturise: Face care for men

New Delhi, May 20 (IANS) A lot of men don't pay attention to their skin and let it suffer. Just take out a few minutes from your busy schedule and rinse, tone, exfoliate, moisturise daily without fail for a lasting youthful skin, suggest experts. Shubhika Jain, Founder of RAS Luxury Oils, and Megha Asher, Founder of Juicy Chemistry have listed a regime important for men: * If yo...

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Hindi cinema hasn't exploited horror genre: Taapsee

New Delhi, May 20 (IANS) Actress Taapsee Pannu, who has worked in a few horror films in the southern film industry, says Hindi cinema hasn't really exploited the horror genre. I have done two extremely successful horror films in South, my last release in a southern language 'Anando Brahma', was horror. It did brilliantly well and so did 'Kanchana 2'. I think horror is a genre which Hindi...

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You need stupidity, foolishness to make cinema: Rakeysh Mehra

New Delhi, May 20 (IANS) Stupidity, madness and foolishness are needed to make cinema, says Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra who admits half his films have been super flops but believes there's nothing like success or failure in the business of art and filmmaking. You need foolishness to make cinema...Yeah... How to explain it... It's difficult, Mehra said at a discussion at the 13th Habitat Film...

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NIA files charge sheets in Shiv Sena's Punjab leaders killings

New Delhi, May 20 (IANS) The National Investigation Agency (NIA) has filed two separate charge sheets against 15 accused in connection with killings of Shiv Sena's Punjab leaders Durga Gupta and Satpal Sharma, an offcial said on Sunday. Sharma and his son Ramesh Sharma were killed on February 25, 2017 while Gupta was murdered on April 23, 2016. The charge sheets were filed in th...

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Indian kids recall experience at US space centre

New Delhi, May 20 (IANS) Not everyone gets a chance to live the life of an astronaut, operate space shuttles and rockets, and experience moonwalk but 23 students from different schools across India got this once-in-a-lifetime learning experience at a space camp in the US Space and Rocket Centre (USSRC). Shantanu Gupta, a Class 12 student from DPS Sushant Lok in Gurugram, was among the 23...

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Milind Soman enjoys Hawaiian vacation with wife

New Delhi, May 20 (IANS) Actor-fitness enthusiast Milind Soman says he will cherish all the moments spent with wife Ankita Konwar in Hawaii. Milind got married to Ankita in April this year. Hawaii with its pristine beaches and mesmerising beauty has always been on the top of our bucket list, Milind said in a statement to IANS. Staying at our Airbnb home right by the bea...

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IPL: Delhi opt to bat against Mumbai

New Delhi, May 20 (IANS) Delhi Daredevils won the toss and elected to bat against Mumbai Indians in an Indian Premier League (IPL) match here on Sunday. Mumbai Pacer Mitchell McClenaghan has a shoulder niggle and has been replaced by Mustafizur Rahim. For Delhi, Liam Plunkett comes in place of Avesh Khan. Teams: Mumbai Indians: Suryakumar Yadav, Evin Lewis, Ishan ...

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ASI to upgrade Purana Qila, set up museum gallery

New Delhi, May 20 (IANS) The Archaeological Survey of India (ASI) has taken up several important conservation, restoration and upgradation works at the Purana Qila here and are setting up a modern gallery which will display artefacts and pottery from ancient India, an official statement said on Sunday. The ASI has taken up conservation and upgradation of Central Antiquity Collection Sect...

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'Mere Pyare Prime Minister' to release on Gandhi Jayanti

New Delhi, May 20 (IANS) Filmmaker Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra's Mere Pyare Prime Minister, inspired by Mahatma Gandhi, has been locked for release on Gandhi Jayanti this year. It will release on October 2. The film is inspired by Gandhiji, so it's a relevant date, Mehra told IANS here. We could have released the film now, but it's an ode to the Father of the Nation, so..., he added....

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