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 Finmeccanica threatens to reconsider ongoing projects in India

Stung by India initiating process of blacklisting it, VVIP chopper scam-tainted Italy’s Finmeccanica has warned that it may "assess" its ongoing projects..........

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 Villagers woken by loud noise as arms depot went up in flames 

The intensity of blasts at the ammunition depot in Maharashtra’s Pulgaon, which was ravaged by a massive fire today, claiming the lives......

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 Pak PM Sharif’s open-heart surgery in UK ’successful’

Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif today underwent an open-heart surgery at a British hospital which his party said was "successful", the Premier’s second cardiac procedure in five years..........

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 Swiss village pays 200,000 pounds fine instead of taking 10 refugees

A super-rich village in Switzerland, one of the wealthiest in Europe, has chosen to pay a fine of 200,000 pounds instead of accepting.........

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 Taliban kill 16 bus passengers in Afghanistan

The Taliban killed at least 16 people and kidnapped dozens of others today after pulling them from buses in northern Afghanistan, officials said, in the latest assault since the insurgents named a new leader last week......

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Naxal stronghold Jeeram Ghati in Bastar moves from fear to hope

It has been three years since the horrific attacks on Congress leaders in ..........

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SC stays bailable warrants against CPCB chairperson

The Supreme Court on Monday stayed the bailable warrants against the chairman of the Central.........

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Narayanasamy meets Kiran Bedi, stakes claim to form government

Puducherry, May 30 : Congress Legislature Party (CLP) leader V. Narayanasamy called on the.. .......

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Traffic woes for Delhiites as rain brings respite

While Delhiities were today greeted with morning showers bringing respite to weeks of sweltering.......

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Delhi cabbie thrashed by African nationals

In what could be seen as a retaliatory step, a taxi driver was allegedly beaten by African nationals......

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Maneka Gandhi to release Draft Trafficking of Persons Bill today

Union Women and Child Development Minister Maneka Gandhi will release the Draft Trafficking of.........

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Houston shooting: Two shot dead including suspect

Two people including a suspect were killed, after at least one gunman armed with a high-powered ...........

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Afghan Govt. seeks extension for refugees to stay in Pakistan

The Afghanistan government has requested Pakistan to give an extension of four years to the 1.5 million ...

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US calls on Pakistan to go after Afghan Taliban leadership

The United States has urged Pakistan to go after the Taliban leadership in Afghanistan and asked for.......

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Saudi Arabia denounces Iran over decision to not send Hajj pilgrims this year

Saudi Arabia has denounced Iran over its decision not to send its pilgrims to the annual Hajj and......

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Baloch drone strike: Kin of Mansour’s deceased driver files FIR against U.S

Family members of deceased taxi driver Muhammad Azam, who drove for ex-Taliban Chief Mullah Mansour.........

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At least 700 dead after series of shipwrecks off Libyan coast

At least 700 migrants are feared drowned in a series of shipwrecks off the coast of Libya in the...........

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Vice Admiral AR Karve takes charge of Southern Naval Command

Vice Admiral A.R. Karve here on Sunday took charge as the Flag Officer Commanding-in-Chief of the..........

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Delhi Assembly Deputy Speaker resigns

Delhi Legislative Assembly Deputy Speaker and Aam Aadmi Party leader Bandana Kumari has submitted.......

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Bihar Police rescue abducted Nepali industrialist

Bihar Police rescued a kidnapped Nepali industrialist after over 60 hours of his abduction......

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​Kudla’s favourite Boothayi imported from Oman; prices skyrocket

Mangaluru/Udupi: Sardines also known as Boothayi in local language, is a very common fish

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Modi’s is a U-turn government: B Ramanath Rai

May 29: Mangaluru: A ttacking the Narendra Modi-led NDA government at the Centre for allegedly failing to keep its word on a host of issues, minister for forest, environment and ecology B Ramanath Rai dubbed it a "U-turn government".

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First ever Indian open Surfing Championship kicks off in Mangaluru 

Mangaluru: Sasihitlu beach, the picturesque estuary witnessed inaugural of three-day open surfing championship,

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Police avert casualty after car hits electric pole

Mangaluru: A speeding swift car with four passengers hit an electric pole at the divider

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Modi government is the ‘U-turn’ government: Ramanatha Rai 

Mangaluru: Taking a dig at the BJP government at the centre, Minister for Forest and Ecology

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No expectations left on the Ministers of DK: Pratap Simha Nayak

Mangalur: Following the completion of two years of the Congress government in state,

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One killed, another injured after attacked by elephant near Kukke Subrahmanya

Sullia: In a tragic incident reported, a wild elephant attacked two bikers at Bisile

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​DC issues order making Rainwater Harvesting compulsory in district

Mangaluru: As the city faced severe water crises this year, Deputy Commissioner AB Ibrahim

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Man arrested for stealing bike at Kasargod; remanded to judicial custody

Mangaluru: The rural police, during a routine check-up at Pumpwell on Thursday,

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​Pedestrian killed after hit by car

Belthangady: In a tragic accident, a pedestrian was killed

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​Student on vacation drowns in Payaswini River

Sullia: In a tragic incident, a student drowned in the Payaswini River at Peralu, Mandekolu village on Thursday.

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​Visitors fail to listen to lifeguards advice: One drowns at Ullal beach

Mangaluru: In a tragic incident, a 41-year-old man employed with KSRTC reportedly drowned at Ullal beach on Friday

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Puttur Mahalingeshwara Temple priest gets notice for contesting Kerala polls

Puttur: Sri Mahalingeshwara Temple, Puttur has served a notice to its temple priest and religious guide

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Canteen owner attempts to rape girl, arrested

Moodabidri: A 45-year-old man has been arrested on charges of attempting to rape a girl

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New SI of Karkala takes on sand mafia

Karkala: The newly appointed SI of Karkala Rural Rafeeq has started his mission against sand mafia

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New SP Bhushan Gulabrao Borase takes charge; talks on putting technology in place for better policing 

Mangaluru: Bhushan Gulabrao Borase took charge as superintendent of police (SP) of Dakshina Kannada on Monday,

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Vamanjoor : Sexual harassment by teacher; student tries to kill self

Mangalore : Agonized by teacher’’s constant sexual harassment a student tried to commit suicide on Monday,

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Water level rises in Thumbe; supply on alternate days once level reaches 8-ft

Mangaluru: The water crises in the coastal city is likely to come to an end as the water level

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​Youth succumbs after allegedly attacked by gang of three in Ullal

Mangaluru: A youth who was allegedly attacked was found in a critical condition

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​Superintendent of Police Bhushan Gulabrao Borase takes charge of district

Mangaluru: Newly appointed Superintendent of Police of Dakshina Kannada Bhushan Gulabrao

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Will RCB finally throw the monkey off its back?

May 29: Playing their third game in five days, Sunrisers will once again look to Warner to deliver

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Real Madrid wins Champions League in penalty shootout

May 29: For the second time in three finals, the biggest game in club soccer ended with Ronaldo sealing the victory.

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Olympics should move due to Zika concerns, say medical experts

May 28: To press on with the Games in Rio would be "irresponsible" and "unethical," they argue.

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Hales, Root combine to put England in command in second Test

Opener Alex Hales and Joe Root scored half centuries each to put England in a commanding position..........

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Clarke geared up for cricket comeback with Hong Kong T20 blitz

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’All Cargo Indian Open of Surfing’ gets underway at Mangaluru

The first edition of the All Cargo Indian Open of got underway with much fanfare at the Sasihthlu beach.....

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Jat reservation: Govt must fulfil promise, says Hooda

With the Punjab and Haryana High Court granting interim stay on the reservation given to Jats ........

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Kiwis keen to host twilight Test against England

New Zealand are extremely interested in hosting a day-night Test against England in Auckland...........

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Heath Streak to quit as Bangladesh bowling coach

Bangladesh bowling coach Heath Streak has decided to step down from his current position at the............

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Rafael Nadal bewildered over players’ Rio snub

14-time Grand Slam champion Rafael Nadal has said that he failed to understand why a string of.........

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Man Utd confirm signing of Jose Mourinho as manager

Jose Mourinho has been officially appointed as the new manager of Manchester United after agreeing.......

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Djokovic routs Darcis to reach French Open third round

World number one Novak Djokovic produced a rich vein of form as he stormed into the third round of ........

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Red Bull’s Ricciardo dominates Monaco GP second practice session

Australia’s Daniel Ricciardo gave improving Red Bull another boost as he edged past Mercedes pair of .....

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Woakes replaces injured Stokes for second Test against Lanka

England skipper Alastair Cook has confirmed that all-rounder Chris Woakes will replace injured ............

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Sanjay Bangar to coach India for Zimbabwe series

Former Indian all-rounder Sanjay Bangar has been named as the national team’s head coach for the ........

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Serena thrashes Pereira to enter French Open third round

World number one Serena Williams maintained her impressive start to the clay-court tournament.........

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KKR eliminated, SRH to face Lions in second qualifier

New Delhi: Two time champions Kolkata Knight Riders’ campaign in Indian Premier League 9 ended after going down to Sunrisers Hyderabad by 22 runs in the eliminator here on Wednesday.

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`Always had a bit of belief`, de Villiers says after heroic act

Royal Challengers Bangalore batsman AB de Villiers has revealed he always had the belief that his.........

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FA Cup victory a `morale booster` for Man U’s youngsters: Rooney

Manchester United captain Wayne Rooney believes that their FA Cup victory will serve as a morale ..........

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Lajja, Anjum reach Women’s 3P qualification round in Munich Shooting World Cup

Indian shooters Lajja Gauswami and Anjum Moudgil have booked their place in the qualification round of ......

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 World No Tobacco Day: 6 ways smoking can harm your health 

Smokers take note! Next time you feel like lighting up, remember that tobacco intake in any form is injurious to health......

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 Health: 4 amazing health benefits of dark chocolate 

Dark chocolate keeps many diseases and health disorders away, is even considered healthier than fruit juice. Researchers list 6 ways through which consumption of dark chocolate can keep you fit and healthy............

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Time for ICU to ’shut up’!

Overnight noise levels in intensive care units (ICU) often exceed levels recommended by the World .........

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Preemies likelier to have weaker bones in later life

According to a recent study, premature babies are more at the risk of weaker bones in later life........

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Mathura performs first successful heart surgery on 9-month-old

In the first-of-its kind surgery in Western UP, a team of surgeons were able to conduct a complex.......

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This jab uses your own fat to ease arthritis pain

Injecting one’s own fat into painful joints could be a radical new treatment for osteoarthritis............

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Your posts can tell if you’re at booze addiction risk

It is challenging to single out students at the risk of boozing problems, but according to a ............

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Low hormone levels can lead to teen obesity

If you have struggled to lose weight or keep it off, your hormones may be at play, according to a..........

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Fasting-like diet cuts multiple sclerosis symptoms

A diet that mimics fasting can have a positive influence on the symptoms of multiple sclerosis ......

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Overcoming opioid addiction is possible, but challenging

A team of researchers has recently surveyed patients to understand barriers to reducing the use of.........

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Air pollution may pose threat to your heart

A new study has found that air pollution can worsen the blood sugar levels, cholesterol and other.........

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Turns out, ’nagging’ actually gives diabetic life a lift

When it comes to diabetes, "nagging is caring," suggests a new study......................

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First in India, Fortis Escorts performs complex heart valve replacement on a 165 kg patient

Fortis Escorts Heart Institute was yet again presented a challenge with 62 year-old Mutwakil.......

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Acupuncture reduces menopause symptoms

Here comes good news for women fighting the symptoms of menopause! While menopause is inevitable..........

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Obesity can make your kid depressed

New York: Do obese kids have fewer friends? According to researchers, obese kids as young as age six are likely to be introvert and show more signs of depression.

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Acupuncture may cut menopause symptoms

New York: A team of researchers has found that treatment for six months by a licensed acupuncturist can reduce the number of hot flashes and night sweats associated with menopause.

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Living near a landfill ups lung cancer risk

London: People living within five kilometres of a landfill site are at an increased risk of lung cancer and respiratory diseases, warns a new study.

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Beware! Barbecue can be dangerous to health

New York: Love to gorge on barbecued chicken? Be careful as eating food cooked on grills cleaned with wire-bristle brushes can prove to be dangerous to health

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Loss of Y chromosome puts men at Alzheimer’s risk

Soon, doctors will be able to tell you if you are at the risk for Alzheimer’s disease by looking at .......

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Ivy sticks out its powerful grasp to science

The powerful grasp of English ivy can lead to better medical adhesives, stronger armor for the ............

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 Bank loan default: ED attaches Rs 172cr assets of diamond firm

ED today attached assets worth Rs 172 crore of a diamond firm in connection with its money laundering probe in a major bank default............

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RIL exits Africa oil retail biz, sells entire 76% GAPCO stake

Reliance Industries has exited its African fuel retail business by selling its entire 76 per cent stake to Total SA of France...............

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Sensex takes gains forward, climbs 112 points in early trade

May 31: Extending their gains for the sixth consecutive session, the benchmark Sensex advanced nearly 112 points and the NSE nifty reclaimed the 8,200-mark in early trade on sustained buying by investors and funds amid a firming trend on Asian bourses.

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Suzuki’s Gujarat plant will be operational next year: Chairman

May 31: The Gujarat facility is also Suzuki Motor’s first wholly owned car plant in India

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Tax dispute resolution scheme to be effective from June 1

May 31: The Direct Tax Dispute Resolution Scheme, which seeks to resolve cases pending in various courts, tribunals, arbitrations or are in mediation under the Bilateral Investment Protection Agreement (BIPA), will take effect from Wedenesday (June 1).

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Videocon launches 4G smartphone at Rs.10,000

May 31: The smartphone has a 13 MP rear camera and 5 MP front camera with flash.

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An unsavoury fact: India tops global slavery index

May 31: The report, however, says the country has made significant progress in introducing measures to tackle the problem

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Suzuki shrugs off use of wrong ploy to test fuel economy

May 31: The company had said it hasn’t found a flaw affecting the fuel efficiency of Suzuki vehicles.

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TRAI issues pre-consultation paper on Net neutrality

May 31: TRAI issues pre-consultation paper on Net neutrality

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Wal-Mart steps up online efforts in China as a key to future

May 31:Online, Wal-Mart has just 1.6 per cent of China’s overall online market, ranking it as number 6.

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Eating out, telephone bills, airline tickets set to get costlier from tomorrow

May 31:As the Krishi Kalyan Cess (0.5 per cent) kicks in, all taxable services will now be effectively charged a service tax of 15 per cent.

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Online retail will drive 25% of organised sales by 2020

May 31:Total number of online shoppers will grow to 175 million; 33% of customers will drive two-thirds of total shopping.

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FPIs pull out Rs 6,000 crore from debt market in May

May 29: NEW DELHI: Foreign investors pulled out close to Rs 6,000 crore from the Indian debt market in May after pumping in huge money in the preceding month.

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Maruti Suzuki recalls over 77,000 DZire, Baleno cars

 

In its largest-ever recall, Maruti Suzuki called back over 77,000 of its top selling cars — Baleno and Swift DZire — for faulty airbag controllers and fuel filters.........

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IOC’s net profit rises to Rs. 10,399 crore

May 28:Indian Oil Corporation (IOC) posted a net profit of Rs.10,399.03 crore for 2015-16 against Rs.5,273.03 crore in the corresponding period of the previous year.

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FDI inflows rise 29 %

May 28: Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) inflows into India increased by 29 per cent to a record $40 billion during in the financial year ended March.

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IOB posts net loss of Rs.936 crore

May 28:Indian Overseas Bank posted a net loss of Rs. 936.19 crore in the quarter ended March 31, 2016

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Central Bank posts Rs.898 crore loss

May 28: Central Bank of India reported a loss of Rs.898 crore for the quarter ended March 31, 2016

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Myntra is back with desktop website

May 28:The Flipkart-owned company had embraced the app-only model and shut down its desktop and mobile websites.

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SBI Q4 net falls 66 per cent

May 28: The bank added non-performing assets of over Rs.25,000 crore in the quarter

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Rahman to get top Japanese culture prize

May 31: Music maestro A R Rahman has been announced as the recipient of Grand Fukuoka Prize 2016 for his outstanding contribution to Asian culture through his music.

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Pakistan-born singer Salma Agha gets OCI card

May 31: Pakistan-born singer and actor Salma Agha will get an Overseas Citizen of India (OCI) card

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Kabali rakes in Rs. 200 crore (and it hasn’t even been released)

May 31: The buzz is Rajinikanth will take the final call on the release date of his much-waited film

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Pope Francis honors George Clooney, Richard Gere, Salma Hayek

May 31: The A-listers have agreed to work as ambassadors for the arts projects of the foundation, Scholas Occurrentes.

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Amber Heard’s lawyer slams accusation of her blackmailing Depp

May 31:While Depp has not directly addressed the accusations made by Heard, his representative released a statement shortly after the couple filed for divorce.

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I was happiest when my husband said yes to my proposal: Nadiya Moidu

May 31: The Proust Questionnaire is a weekly feature which derives its name from the French writer Marcel Proust, whose personality-revealing responses to these questions went on to popularise this form of celebrity confession.

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Case against actor Suriya

May 31: A 20-year-old football player lodged a police complaint claiming that he was slapped by actor Suriya in Adyar on Monday evening. According to police

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Sony Pictures Networks India to launch new movie channel soon

May 31: Sony Le PLEX HD will serve the audiences who seek entertainment beyond the mainstream movies from Hollywood, a statement said.

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Producer Vikas Mohan passes awayMohan reportedly had suffered a heart attack late Monday evening.

May 31: Producer Vikas Mohan, who was also a well known trade analyst, passed away on Tuesday at a hospital here.

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Emilia Clarke throws hat in James Bond ring

May 31: Clarke said one of her biggest professional ambitions is to break new ground by becoming the first woman to star as the iconic secret agent.

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’Dishoom’ trailer to launch in unique style

May 29: For the first time in Hindi cinema, a film’s trailer will be shown across 550 screens of a chain of multiplex.

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It’s Kabali season, da!

May 28: The Rajinikanth-starrer is expected to rake in Rs.200 crore even before release

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‘I’m petrified to make a serious movie’

May 28: Vishnu Vishal and director Ezhil speak to vishal menon on making films that have no place for subtlety

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In wait, for the verdict

May 28: Kuralarasan is excited and at the same time nervous regarding the viewers’ verdict of his debut movie Idhu Namma Aalu, which hit the screens on Friday.

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Small films, big heart

May 28: Producer J. Satish Kumar, whose Taramani is creating waves in the social media, explains why his job is so stressful

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‘I don’t want to be a one-genre director’

May 28: Vijay talks about his new trilingual Abhinetri, which he co-wrote with Hollywood writer Paul Aaron

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Spice boy

May 28: In this weekly column, the photographer tells us how this photo came to be. This week, we feature singer Haricharan

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Happy to play the girl next door

May 28: Andrea plays the role of the “other girl” in Idhu Namma Aalu. But the size of the role doesn’t seem to affect her.

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Mouthwatering trend or movie name?

May 28:When ’Meenkuzhambum Manpaanayum’ started trending, Twitterati couldn’t decide if it was about a recipe or a tongue twister.

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Nandita Das bats for rating system in certifying films

May 28: Nandita has had her fair share of issues with the censor board, with ’Fire’ and ’Firaaq’ both getting in trouble with the CBFC.

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