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Petrol prices may cut down to 1.50-1.60 today.


June 1, New Delhi: Petrol prices are likeley to be revised on today with companies talking about a possiblity of cutting rates by Rs. 1.50-1.60 a litre. Over the past one week major petroleum companies indicated of a scope of reducing rates from June 1. The three firms, as per practice, were to revise rates […]

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At least five killed and 50 injured as Doon Express mishap.

Doon express accident

May 31, Dehradun: Howrah-Dehradun bound Doon Express has derailed near Koridia village about 35 km from Jaunpur in Uttar Pradesh. Railway authorities have confirmed that 5 persons have died and 50 have been injured and have been shifted to hospital. Five sleeper and two general compartments were derailed in the accident that took place at […]

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Bikram Singh appointed new Army Chief, recieves batton from Gen. V K Singh

Gen. Bikram Singh

May 31, New Delhi: General Bikram Singh assumes charge as the Chief of Army Staff on May 31, 2012. It is no coincidence that the 25th General to lead the world’s second largest army is indeed one of its most decorated serving soldiers today. General V K Singh, who took over the reins of the […]

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After Poonam Pandey, Rozlyn Khan goes topless for MS Dhoni and CSK


May 31, Mumbai: Now a days, stripping and IPL go hand in hand. Right after Poonam Pandey shed her clothes and posed nude for Shahrukh Khan, another Indian Premier League party girl Rozlyn Khan too has stripped for the Chennai Super Kings captain MS Dhoni. While revealing her topless image for her favourite team, Rozlyn […]

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Rupee hits a record low of 56.50 against dollar


May 31, Mumbai: The Indian rupee hit a record low of 56.50 to the dollar in its opening trade today on global worries with deepened Euro zone crisis. The rupee declined against the greenback in morning trade on Wednesday. Rupee was down by 0.16 paise or 0.28% against USD to Rs 56.41 (09.22 am). Traders […]

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Petrol price hike: Bharat bandh hits normal life.


May 31, New Delhi: Normal life across the country was  hit on Thursday as Opposition parties and some partners of the ruling UPA have called for nationwide bundh in protest against the steep hike in petrol prices. The Bharat bundh has the support of the allies of the United Progressive Alliance such as the Trinamool […]

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I am happy representing my own culture," Sonakshi Sinha admits.


May 30, Gurgaon: The actress was here to promote her forthcoming film ‘Rowdy Rathore’ with co-star Akshay Kumar and director Prabhu Deva. It releases Friday. She admits that she is not bold enough to do an item number, but says she won’t mind doing one if presented in a right manner. “I am not waiting […]

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Bill Gates to meet UP CM Akhilesh Yadav today.

Bill gates and akhilesh yadav

May 30, Lucknow: Microsoft founder Bill Gates is all set to meet Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav to discuss healthcare in the state. Gates is likely to discuss a host of healthcare programmes in the state that he intends to take up through the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, a charitable organization that he […]

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PM challenges Team Anna to prove charges against him.

Manmohan singh and Anna Hazare

May 30, New Delhi: Team Anna’s allegation of corruption against Prime Minister Manmohan Singh in coal block allotments, hasn’t gone down well with the leader. Reacting to the allegation, an emotional PM hit back saying he would give up public life if charges levied by the activists were proved. “It is unfortunate that irresponsible allegations […]

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CBI granted custody of Jagan Mohan Reddy.

Jagan mohan reddy arrested

May 28, Hyderabad: The CBI court in Hyderabad on Monday sent YSR Congress chief YS Jagan Mohan Reddy to 14-day judicial custody in connection with the alleged disproportionate assets case. The CBI counsel said that Jagan did not cooperate during the investigation and that they need his custody to ascertain facts. “We are seeking Jagan’s […]

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