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New Kerala
Liability pact makes India-US N-deal a big deal (Washington, Feb 7 : India's ratification of an international convention on nucl
Liability pact makes India-US N-deal a big deal (
New Kerala / Posted 15 hours ago
Washington, Feb 7 : India's ratification of an international convention on nuclear energy accident liability has removed a major irritant in India-US relations and would help them unleash the full potential of the landmark India-US nuclear deal. The... Read more
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New Kerala
Trump leads as rivals gang up on RubioWashington, Feb 6 : Ahead of Tuesday's crucial primary in New Hampshire, Republ
Trump leads as rivals gang up on Rubio
New Kerala / Posted 18 hours ago
Washington, Feb 6 : Ahead of Tuesday's crucial primary in New Hampshire, Republican presidential hopeful Donald Trump returned to the debate stage to assert that he has "the best temperament" to be America's next commander in chief. Trump, whose... Read more
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Calcutta News
American firms asked to take advantage of Digital India initiative Washington, Feb 6 (IANS) India's future as a technology powerhouse and its pl
American firms asked to take advantage of Digital India initiative
Calcutta News / Posted yesterday
Washington, Feb 6 (IANS) India's future as a technology powerhouse and its plans to connect India's 600,000 villages to the Internet through the Digital India programme were the... Read more
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New Kerala
IIT-Delhi alumnus Soumitra Dutta to head Cornell's new business collegeWashington, Feb 6 : Soumitra Dutta, an alumnus of the Indian Institute of Techn
IIT-Delhi alumnus Soumitra Dutta to head Cornell's new business college
New Kerala / Posted yesterday
Washington, Feb 6 : Soumitra Dutta, an alumnus of the Indian Institute of Technology-Delhi, will become the dean of a new integrated College of Business being launched by the Cornell University during the 2016-17 academic year. Dutta currently is... Read more
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New Kerala
American firms asked to take advantage of Digital India initiativeWashington, Feb 6 : India's future as a technology powerhouse and its plans to
American firms asked to take advantage of Digital India initiative
New Kerala / Posted yesterday
Washington, Feb 6 : India's future as a technology powerhouse and its plans to connect India's 600,000 villages to the Internet through the Digital India programme were the focus of a roundtable of top American and Indian companies. Prime Minister... Read more
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New Kerala
Bobby Jindal endorses Marco Rubio in presidential raceWashington, Feb 6 : Louisiana's former Indian-American Governor Bobby Jindal ha
Bobby Jindal endorses Marco Rubio in presidential race
New Kerala / Posted yesterday
Washington, Feb 6 : Louisiana's former Indian-American Governor Bobby Jindal has endorsed Florida Senator Marco Rubio, giving the surging Republican presidential candidate a boost ahead of Tuesday's primary in New Hamnpshire. "Marco can unify our... Read more
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New Kerala
US welcomes Indian ratification of nuclear liability pactWashington, Feb 6 : The US has welcomed India's ratification of an internationa
US welcomes Indian ratification of nuclear liability pact
New Kerala / Posted yesterday
Washington, Feb 6 : The US has welcomed India's ratification of an international convention on nuclear energy accident liability, removing the last hurdle for the landmark India-US nuclear deal and paving the way for US firms to build nuclear plants... Read more
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New Kerala
Modi equation 'good thing' for India-US tiesWashington, Feb 6 : Describing the chemistry between Prime Minister Narendra Mo
Modi equation 'good thing' for India-US ties
New Kerala / Posted yesterday
Washington, Feb 6 : Describing the chemistry between Prime Minister Narendra Modi and President Barack Obama as a "good thing" for the two countries, White House says Obama will keep working to strengthen their ties during his final year in office.... Read more
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Business Standard India
Lunch with BS: M R MadhavanHe didn’t want to go “anywhere fancy”. I needed a place without loud musak. YWC
Lunch with BS: M R Madhavan
Business Standard India / Posted 2 days ago
He didn’t want to go “anywhere fancy”. I needed a place without loud musak. YWCA Kitchen on Parliament Street, he suggests. A canteen wouldn’t be suitable, I venture, thinking of the standing-room-only UNI eatery near the Reserve Bank of India; he... Read more
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New Kerala
Trump forgets Iowa; Bush, Christie gang up on RubioWashington, Feb 5 : A day after accusing rival Ted Cruz of stealing the first R
Trump forgets Iowa; Bush, Christie gang up on Rubio
New Kerala / Posted 2 days ago
Washington, Feb 5 : A day after accusing rival Ted Cruz of stealing the first Republican nomination contest in Iowa by fraud and asking for a rematch in the state, Donald Trump is now focused on the next battle in New Hampshire. "I'm so much into... Read more
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New Kerala
Clinton, Sanders spar over progressive label, Wall Street, foreign policyWashington, Feb 5 : With the battle for the Democratic presidential nomination
Clinton, Sanders spar over progressive label, Wall Street, foreign policy
New Kerala / Posted 2 days ago
Washington, Feb 5 : With the battle for the Democratic presidential nomination reduced to a direct contest between Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders, the two clashed over foreign policy to Wall Street, but most of all over who was a true... Read more
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New Kerala
Sanders, Trump lead in the battle of New HampshireWashington, Feb 5 : Four days before the next battle in the US presidential rac
Sanders, Trump lead in the battle of New Hampshire
New Kerala / Posted 2 days ago
Washington, Feb 5 : Four days before the next battle in the US presidential race, Bernie Sanders holds a two to one lead over Hillary Clinton among the Democrats and Donald Trump continues to hold a wide lead among Republicans. Vermont senator... Read more
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New Kerala
Google search chief Amit Singhal handing baton to AI headWashington, Feb 4 : India-born Amit Singhal, the longtime chief of Google's Int
Google search chief Amit Singhal handing baton to AI head
New Kerala / Posted 3 days ago
Washington, Feb 4 : India-born Amit Singhal, the longtime chief of Google's Internet search business, will leave the company on Feb 26 and be replaced by the head of the technology giant's artificial intelligence (AI) business. With John... Read more
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New Kerala
Obama decries anti-Muslim rhetoric hurting Sikhs tooWashington, Feb 4 : President Barack Obama has sought to reassure the Muslim co
Obama decries anti-Muslim rhetoric hurting Sikhs too
New Kerala / Posted 3 days ago
Washington, Feb 4 : President Barack Obama has sought to reassure the Muslim community amid an "inexcusable political rhetoric against Muslim-Americans" that has seen Sikh Americans and others who are perceived to be Muslims targeted as well.... Read more
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New Kerala
Back in form, Trump accuses Cruz of stealing IowaWashington, Feb 4 : A day after his "humbling" second place finish in the first
Back in form, Trump accuses Cruz of stealing Iowa
New Kerala / Posted 3 days ago
Washington, Feb 4 : A day after his "humbling" second place finish in the first presidential nominating contests, Republican frontrunner Donald Trump was back in form as he accused his vanquisher Ted Cruz of stealing the Iowa caucus. Attacking the... Read more
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New Kerala
Indian Golf Union, HVR Sports take golf to massesNew Delhi, Feb.3 : The Indian Golf Union (IGU), the apex body for development a
Indian Golf Union, HVR Sports take golf to masses
New Kerala / Posted 4 days ago
New Delhi, Feb.3 : The Indian Golf Union (IGU), the apex body for development and promotion of the game of golf in India, has tied-up with HVR Sports INC., to take golf to the masses. Under a five year agreement that will be valid till March 31,... Read more
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The Hindu
Hindon security beefed up but gaps remainOne month after the terrorist attack on the Pathankot Air Force base, The Hindu
Hindon security beefed up but gaps remain
The Hindu / Posted 4 days ago
One month after the terrorist attack on the Pathankot Air Force base, The Hindu visited the Hindon air base just outside the national Capital to check ifsecurity at the base had been enhanced. While the IAF has made efforts to make the base... Read more
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New Kerala
Iowa caucuses: Narrow win for Clinton, Ted Cruz beats TrumpWashington, Feb 2 : Hillary Clinton declared victory over Bernie Sanders in a r
Iowa caucuses: Narrow win for Clinton, Ted Cruz beats Trump
New Kerala / Posted 5 days ago
Washington, Feb 2 : Hillary Clinton declared victory over Bernie Sanders in a razor thin contest between Democratic candidates, while arch conservative Ted Cruz scored an upset victory over Republican frontrunner Donald Trump as Americans cast their... Read more
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New Kerala
Iowa caucus: Ted Cruz wins, Clinton, Sanders in dead heatWashington, Feb 2 : Arch conservative Ted Cruz, a Tea Party favourite, scored a
Iowa caucus: Ted Cruz wins, Clinton, Sanders in dead heat
New Kerala / Posted 5 days ago
Washington, Feb 2 : Arch conservative Ted Cruz, a Tea Party favourite, scored an upset victory over Republican frontrunner Donald Trump, while Democrats Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders were locked in a virtual tie in the nation's first... Read more
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New Kerala
India and IMF to host meet on Asia's economic challengesWashington, Feb 2 : Asia's strong economic performance, its increased resilienc
India and IMF to host meet on Asia's economic challenges
New Kerala / Posted 5 days ago
Washington, Feb 2 : Asia's strong economic performance, its increased resilience to shocks and the region's ongoing economic policy challenges will be the focus of a high-level conference in New Delhi March 11-13. Co-hosted by the International... Read more
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New Kerala
'Mostly unfree' India improves its economic freedom scoreWashington, Feb 1 : With an improvement of 1.6 points in its overall score, Ind
'Mostly unfree' India improves its economic freedom score
New Kerala / Posted 6 days ago
Washington, Feb 1 : With an improvement of 1.6 points in its overall score, India was ranked 123rd in 2016 Index of Economic Freedom released by conservative US think tank Heritage Foundation here Monday. Though still rated as "mostly unfree", India... Read more
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New Kerala
US presidential aspirants make final push before first voteWashington, Feb 1 : US presidential aspirants are making a final push before Mo
US presidential aspirants make final push before first vote
New Kerala / Posted 6 days ago
Washington, Feb 1 : US presidential aspirants are making a final push before Monday's first nominating contest in Iowa where Donald Trump leads the Republican side while Bernie Sanders poses a top challenge to Hillary Clinton among Democrats. The... Read more
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New Kerala
Absent Trump overshadows Republican debateWashington, Jan 29 : Donald Trump was "the elephant not in the room" as one mod
Absent Trump overshadows Republican debate
New Kerala / Posted 9 days ago
Washington, Jan 29 : Donald Trump was "the elephant not in the room" as one moderator put it, yet the absentee Republican presidential frontrunner holding a rival event nearby overshadowed the party debate before the first nominating contests. The... Read more
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Calcutta News
Indian-American group backs Donald Trump Washington, Jan 28 (IANS) Calling Republican presidential frontrunner Donald
Indian-American group backs Donald Trump
Calcutta News / Posted 10 days ago
Washington, Jan 28 (IANS) Calling Republican presidential frontrunner Donald Trump as the "best hope for America", some Indian-Americans in the New York Tristate area have formed a Political Action Committee... Read more
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New Kerala
India among 10 largest IMF members with historic reformsWashington, Jan 28 : The International Monetary Fund's historic quota and gover
India among 10 largest IMF members with historic reforms
New Kerala / Posted 10 days ago
Washington, Jan 28 : The International Monetary Fund's historic quota and governance reforms that for the first time place four emerging market countries - Brazil, China, India, and Russia - among its 10 largest members have become effective. The... Read more
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New Kerala
Trump steals the show by skipping Republican debateWashington, Jan 28 : Defying conventional wisdom, Republican presidential front
Trump steals the show by skipping Republican debate
New Kerala / Posted 10 days ago
Washington, Jan 28 : Defying conventional wisdom, Republican presidential frontrunner Donald Trump has refused to reconsider his decision to skip the party debate before the first crucial nominating contests and in the process become the talk of the... Read more
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Calcutta News
India catches Trump's attention, says country doing great Washington, Jan 27 (IANS) India's rise has caught the attention of controvers
India catches Trump's attention, says country doing great
Calcutta News / Posted 11 days ago
Washington, Jan 27 (IANS) India's rise has caught the attention of controversial Republican presidential frontrunner Donald Trump who thinks the world's largest democracy is doing great, but... Read more
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New Kerala
India catches Trump's attention, says country doing greatWashington, Jan 27 : India's rise has caught the attention of controversial Rep
India catches Trump's attention, says country doing great
New Kerala / Posted 11 days ago
Washington, Jan 27 : India's rise has caught the attention of controversial Republican presidential frontrunner Donald Trump who thinks the world's largest democracy is doing great, but nobody is talking about it. "India is doing great. Nobody talks... Read more
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New Kerala
India, Armenia sign protocol amending Double Taxation Avoidance ConventionNew Delhi, Jan 27 : A Protocol to amend the existing Double Taxation Avoidance
India, Armenia sign protocol amending Double Taxation Avoidance Convention
New Kerala / Posted 11 days ago
New Delhi, Jan 27 : A Protocol to amend the existing Double Taxation Avoidance Convention was signed by the Government of India and the Government of Armenia here on Wednesday, officials said. The Protocol amends the Double Taxation Avoidance... Read more
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Calcutta News
India, Armenia sign protocol amending Double Taxation Avoidance Convention New Delhi, Jan.27 (ANI): A protocol to amend the existing Double Taxation Avo
India, Armenia sign protocol amending Double Taxation Avoidance Convention
Calcutta News / Posted 11 days ago
New Delhi, Jan.27 (ANI): A protocol to amend the existing Double Taxation Avoidance Convention was signed by the governments of India and Armenia here on Wednesday. The... Read more
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New Kerala
India, Armenia sign protocol amending Double Taxation Avoidance ConventionNew Delhi, Jan.27 : A protocol to amend the existing Double Taxation Avoidance
India, Armenia sign protocol amending Double Taxation Avoidance Convention
New Kerala / Posted 11 days ago
New Delhi, Jan.27 : A protocol to amend the existing Double Taxation Avoidance Convention was signed by the governments of India and Armenia here on Wednesday. The protocol amends the Double Taxation Avoidance Convention between India and Armenia... Read more
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New Kerala
Trump to skip presidential debate, asks: Why do I have to make Fox rich?Washington, Jan 27 : As the Republican presidential frontrunner Donald Trump hi
Trump to skip presidential debate, asks: Why do I have to make Fox rich?
New Kerala / Posted 11 days ago
Washington, Jan 27 : As the Republican presidential frontrunner Donald Trump hit a new high in polls, he threw the party establishment into turmoil with an abrupt announcement that he would skip Thursday's presidential debate. Escalating a long... Read more
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asianage
President Police Medals for 26 CBI officersTwenty-six officers of the CBI have been awarded the President’s Police Medal f
President Police Medals for 26 CBI officers
asianage / Posted 12 days ago
Twenty-six officers of the CBI have been awarded the President’s Police Medal for Distinguished Service and Police Medal for Meritorious Service by President Pranab Mukherjee on the occasion of Republic Day. Rajiv Singh, a 1993-batch IPS officer of... Read more
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New Kerala
Disney World sued for replacing American workers with IndiansWashington, Jan 26 : Disney World has been hit by two class action suits accusi
Disney World sued for replacing American workers with Indians
New Kerala / Posted 12 days ago
Washington, Jan 26 : Disney World has been hit by two class action suits accusing it and two outsourcing firms of conspiring to replace workers with less costly foreign ones using H-1B visas, mostly from India. The lawsuits were filed in a Tampa... Read more
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New Kerala
Clinton claims Obama legacy, Sanders agent of changeWashington, Jan 26 : Democratic presidential frontrunner Hillary Clinton is por
Clinton claims Obama legacy, Sanders agent of change
New Kerala / Posted 12 days ago
Washington, Jan 26 : Democratic presidential frontrunner Hillary Clinton is portraying herself as the most effective potential guardian of President Barack Obama's legacy. Her rival Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders, on the other hand, sought to pitch... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
Hotel manager apologises for staff member posting positive review on Facebook pageTHE manager of a new hotel in Oxford said a member of staff had no intention of
Hotel manager apologises for staff member posting positive review on Facebook page
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 13 days ago
THE manager of a new hotel in Oxford said a member of staff had no intention of misleading the public when she posted a positive review on Facebook. The Hampton by Hilton at the Kassam Stadium is the international chain’s first in the city after... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Hotel manager apologises for staff member posting positive review on Facebook pageTHE manager of a new hotel in Oxford said a member of staff had no intention of
Hotel manager apologises for staff member posting positive review on Facebook page
Oxford Mail / Posted 13 days ago
THE manager of a new hotel in Oxford said a member of staff had no intention of misleading the public when she posted a positive review on Facebook. The Hampton by Hilton at the Kassam Stadium is the international chain’s first in the city after... Read more
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Business Standard India
'Snowzilla' paralyses US from Washington to New YorkA monster storm paralysed major cities from Washington to New York along the US
'Snowzilla' paralyses US from Washington to New York
Business Standard India / Posted 14 days ago
A monster storm paralysed major cities from Washington to New York along the US East as it dumped more than three feet of snow in some places, disrupting road and rail traffic and grounding thousands of flights. At least 19 storm related deaths were... Read more
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New Kerala
'Snowzilla' paralyses US from Washington to New YorkWashington, Jan 24 : A monster storm paralysed major cities from Washington to
'Snowzilla' paralyses US from Washington to New York
New Kerala / Posted 14 days ago
Washington, Jan 24 : A monster storm paralysed major cities from Washington to New York along the US East as it dumped more than three feet of snow in some places, disrupting road and rail traffic and grounding thousands of flights. At least 19... Read more
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New Kerala
Instability in Pakistan raises fears of nuclear diversion: US reportWashington, Jan 24 : Islamabad's expansion of its nuclear arsenal aimed at Indi
Instability in Pakistan raises fears of nuclear diversion: US report
New Kerala / Posted 14 days ago
Washington, Jan 24 : Islamabad's expansion of its nuclear arsenal aimed at India amidst continued instability in Pakistan has raised fears of a radical takeover or diversion of nuclear material and technology, according to a US Congressional report.... Read more
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New Kerala
Epic snowstorm leaves US East Coast paralysedWashington, Jan 23 : A monster snowstorm clobbered the US East Coast from Washi
Epic snowstorm leaves US East Coast paralysed
New Kerala / Posted 15 days ago
Washington, Jan 23 : A monster snowstorm clobbered the US East Coast from Washington to New York leaving major cities, railways and airports immobilised with the American capital right in the bull's eye buried under mounds of snow. Up to 85 million... Read more
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New Kerala
Parties warn of stir if students protesting before PM penalisedLucknow, Jan 23 : The political parties here on Saturday warned of an agitation
Parties warn of stir if students protesting before PM penalised
New Kerala / Posted 15 days ago
Lucknow, Jan 23 : The political parties here on Saturday warned of an agitation if action was taken against two young Dalit scholars who shouted slogans against Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday during a convocation ceremony at Bhim Rao Ambedkar... Read more
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New Kerala
Monster snowstorm sweeps across US East CoastBy Arun Kumar, Washington, Jan 23 : A monster snowstorm that could bury the Ame
Monster snowstorm sweeps across US East Coast
New Kerala / Posted 15 days ago
By Arun Kumar, Washington, Jan 23 : A monster snowstorm that could bury the American capital under more than two and a half feet of snow swept across the US EastCoast with 85 million residents in its path, bringing the region to a virtual standstill.... Read more
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New Kerala
Trump, Sanders take solid leads in first primary contestsWashington, Jan 22 : Just ten days before the first critical nominating contest
Trump, Sanders take solid leads in first primary contests
New Kerala / Posted 16 days ago
Washington, Jan 22 : Just ten days before the first critical nominating contests, Republican presidential frontrunner Donald Trump has taken a commanding lead in Iowa while Bernie Sanders has overtaken Hillary Clinton in the Democratic race. Real... Read more
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New Kerala
US East Coast braces for historic blizzardWashington, Jan 22 : US East Coast braced Friday for a winter blizzard of epic
US East Coast braces for historic blizzard
New Kerala / Posted 16 days ago
Washington, Jan 22 : US East Coast braced Friday for a winter blizzard of epic proportions with about 75 million people in the storm's path and the American capital right in the bull's eye. Preparing for what people are calling "Snowmaggedon 2016"... Read more
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New Kerala
Trump gets indirect backing of key RepublicanWashington, Jan 21 : A day after winning the endorsement of Sarah Palin, Republ
Trump gets indirect backing of key Republican
New Kerala / Posted 17 days ago
Washington, Jan 21 : A day after winning the endorsement of Sarah Palin, Republican presidential frontrunner Donald Trump won the indirect backing of another establishment figure as he held a 20-point lead in a key primary state. Texas Senator Ted... Read more
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Calcutta News
India set to grow fastest at 7.5 percent Washington, Jan 20 (IANS) Growing at the fastest pace, India is projected to
India set to grow fastest at 7.5 percent
Calcutta News / Posted 18 days ago
Washington, Jan 20 (IANS) Growing at the fastest pace, India is projected to grow at 7.5 percent in 2016 and 2017 fiscal as China slows to 6.3 percent in 2016 and 6.0 percent in 2017, according to the... Read more
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The Border Mail
Visitor numbers varyOverall visitation numbers to the region are down from 2014, but international
Visitor numbers vary
The Border Mail / Posted 18 days ago
Overall visitation numbers to the region are down from 2014, but international and business visitors increased. PLANNING BEGINS: Arun Kumar, from Melbourne, helps Rajesh Kumar plan a holiday in Albury after stopping en-route to Canberra as part of... Read more
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New Kerala
Trump wins Palin backing; Sanders rising against ClintonWashington, Jan 20 : Two weeks before the first nominating contests, Republican
Trump wins Palin backing; Sanders rising against Clinton
New Kerala / Posted 18 days ago
Washington, Jan 20 : Two weeks before the first nominating contests, Republican presidential frontrunner Donald Trump picked up his biggest endorsement in Sarah Palin even as Bernie Sanders posed a rising challenge to the Democratic frontrunner... Read more
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The Telegraph
Freedom hill's tallest taskPahari Mandir visitors in Ranchi on Tuesday check out the towering flag mast on
Freedom hill's tallest task
The Telegraph / Posted 19 days ago
Pahari Mandir visitors in Ranchi on Tuesday check out the towering flag mast on which the Tricolour will be hoistedwith the help of a switch on January 23. Picture by Hardeep Singh Size is all that'll matter this Saturday. Ranchi Hill, where the... Read more
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