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Ordinance for coal mines’ e-auction

Tuesday, 21 October 2014 | Animesh Singh | New Delhi

Ordinance for coal mines’ e-auction

But PSUs to get blocks directly, proceeds of allotments to go to States, says Jaitley after Cabinet meet Mindful of the severe socio-economic fallout of the Supreme Court’s decision to cancel 214 coal blocks, especially…

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Vivacity

Shades of folklores

Tuesday, 21 October 2014 | Karan Bhardwaj | New Delhi

Shades of folklores

Akar Prakar’s forthcoming exhibition will show Jamini Roy’s rare works. Curator Reena Lath tells Karan Bhardwaj how the rebellious artist penned a new chapter in the world of art What are the key highlights of the…

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Sports Bytes

Walsh resigns as hockey head coach over "pay dispute"

Tuesday, 21 October 2014 | PTI | New Delhi

Walsh resigns as hockey head coach over

In a sudden jolt to Indian hockey, chief coach Terry Walsh today resigned from his post because of a "pay dispute" with the Sports Authority of India, barely three weeks after guiding the team…

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POTPOURRI

'Going Home' a special short film, says Alia Bhatt

Tuesday, 21 October 2014 | IANS | Mumbai

'Going Home' a special short film, says Alia Bhatt

If the masses loved her in movies like “Highway” and “Humpty Sharma Ki Dulhania”, Alia Bhatt has again won many a heart. Her latest short film “Going Home”, based on women’s safety, has gone…

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BUSINESS & FINANCE

WTO talks inconclusive; discussion to continue

Tuesday, 21 October 2014 | PTI | Geneva/New Delhi

WTO talks inconclusive; discussion to continue

With India sticking to its tough stand, efforts to break the impasse in the WTO on trade facilitation agreement and food security issues today proved futile and further consultations will continue over the week. The General…

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HEALTH & FITNESS

Fresh milk keeps infections at bay: study

Tuesday, 21 October 2014 | PTI | Berlin

Fresh milk keeps infections at bay: study

Infants fed on fresh cow's milk rather than processed milk are less prone to infections, a pan-European study has found. Researchers recommend the use of alternative processing methods to preserve the protectants found in the natural…

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Avenues

Build upwards

Wednesday, 15 October 2014 | Pioneer | Berlin

Build upwards

The infrastructure building and real estate sectors have boomed to emerge as the second largest job providers in India. And the good thing about these sectors is that they are seeking out job hunters at…

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India Abroad

Australia gears up to welcome Modi

Tuesday, 21 October 2014 | PTI | Melbourne

Australia gears up to welcome Modi

Preparations are in full swing in Australia to welcome Prime Minister Narendra Modi who will address a huge gathering of Indian diaspora in Sydney on November 17, which may recreate the Madision Square moment. Modi,…

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SHOW TIME

Film of the week

Sunday, 19 October 2014 | MEENAKSHI RAO | Melbourne

Film of the week

The Judge Starring: Robert Downey Jr, Robert Duvall, Vera Farmiga, Vincent D'Onofrio Rated: 7.5/10 This is the movie of the week — a gripping drama around the coming together of an estranged father and son — father, a…

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BOOK REVIEWS

Modi’s metaphysical musings

Sunday, 18 May 2014 | KK SRIVASTAVA | Melbourne

Modi’s metaphysical musings

A Journey: Poems of Narendra Modi Author: Translated by Ravi Mantha Publisher: Rupa, Rs 295 KK SRIVASTAVA dissects poems written by Narendra Modi and concludes that the collection, evocative and poignant, once afloat on the surface will bring…

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LETTERS TO THE EDITOR

Modi charisma and BJP’s clout evident in results

Tuesday, 21 October 2014 | Bal Govind | Noida

This refers to the editorial, “BJP's emphatic victory” (October 20). By scoring an outright win in Haryana, a State where the BJP did not have a major presence, and coming near the half-way mark in…

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Sunday Edition

Pakistan’s Kashmir gambit

19 Oct 2014 | Col Vivek Chadha (retd) | Noida

It is clear that India is in a position to manage status quo in J&K. It is also evident that Pakistan is in no position to alter it...

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STATE EDITIONS

CS asks cops to remain alert on Dewali

21 Oct 2014 | Col Vivek Chadha (retd) | Noida

Chief Secretary, alerted the cops to remain on their toes to ensure peaceful celebration of festival of light, Deepawali, Chath and also the Moharram observed by the Muslims. He also threatened the officers of stern action if they failed to comply with his orders...

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SOUND BITES

The possibility of terror attacks during the festive season cannot be ruled out. We cannot ignore terror activities. Hence, alerts are issued.

Union Home Minister | Rajnath Singh

I sometimes enjoy superhero films because they go well with popcorn. Problem is, sometimes they purport to be profound.

Hollywood director | Alejandro Gonzalez

I would disagree with the notion that there's some split between the US and Turkey on fighting the IS. The overarching goals are the same.

State Department deputy spokesperson | Marie Harf

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