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SAARC nations can piggyback on India's high growth rate: Indian envoy

SAARC nations should take benefit of India's growth rate of 7-7.5 per cent through increased economic cooperation, and by enhancing the geographical connectivity amongst themselves, Indian Ambassad...

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Novartis India Vice Chairman and Managing Director Jawed Zia resigns

Novartis India today said its Vice Chairman and Managing Director Jawed Zia has decided to step down from the post. "Jawed Zia, Vice Chairman & Managing Director, Novartis India Limited has informe...

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Molestation case: HP High Court stays probe against actor Jeetendra

Himachal Pradesh High Court on Saturday stayed the probe in a molestation case registered against veteran actor Jeetendra. He had filed a plea in the high court seeking a stay on the probe initiate...

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Mauritius President Ameenah Gurib-Fakim resigns over credit card scandal

Mauritius President Ameenah Gurib-Fakim resigned on Saturday after being embroiled in a scandal over her use of a credit card to buy luxury personal items, in an abrupt change of heart after vowing...

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Ugadi is beginning of everything: PM Narendra Modi

Ugadi - the Telugu and Kannada New Year ceremony - is the festival of the beginning of everything, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Saturday. Addressing a programme to mark Ugadi in Srisailam, ...

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All England Badminton 2018, PV Sindhu v/s Akane Yamaguchi Live: Sindhu wins first game 21-19

PV Sindhu will face off against Japan's Akane Yamaguchi in the semifinals of the All England Open Badminton Championships 2018 on Saturday. Sindhu remains the only Indian in the fray at the champio...

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