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Modi, Abe for speedy N-deal

Tuesday, 02 September 2014 | PTI | Tokyo

Modi, Abe for speedy N-deal

In hint to China, Indian PM raps ‘expansionist’ tendency of some countries The “understanding” between India and Japan on civil nuclear issue has “improved”, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday said, after talks with his counterpart…

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Vivacity

Private goes public

Tuesday, 02 September 2014 | Agencies | Tokyo

Private goes public

In one of the biggest celebrity hacking scandals, nude photos of over a dozen Hollywood actors have been leaked online Nude photos of more than 100 well-known celebrities including Jennifer Lawrence, Kate Upton, Selena Gomez, Kirsten…

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Sports Bytes

My 100m record pretty much out of reach: Bolt

Tuesday, 02 September 2014 | IANS | Bangalore

My 100m record pretty much out of reach: Bolt

Usain Bolt would have made Muhammad Ali proud as he vowed the star-struck audience here Tuesday with one-liners and a bit of justifiable arrogance laced with humour, reminiscent of the boxing great during his salad…

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POTPOURRI

Ian, Nikki spend about $1,000 at sex shop?

Tuesday, 02 September 2014 | IANS | Los Angeles

Ian, Nikki spend about $1,000 at sex shop?

Hollywood couple - actor Ian Somerhalder and actress Nikki Reed - reportedly spent approximately $1,000 at a sex shop in Toronto, Canada. The couple visited Seduction Love Boutique Sunday and bought erotic toys worth $860,…

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BUSINESS & FINANCE

IBM opens new client centre in Delhi

Tuesday, 02 September 2014 | PTI | New Delhi

IBM opens new client centre in Delhi

Tech giant IBM today opened a new client centre in Delhi to help enterprises address business challenges in their sectors leveraging cloud computing, analytics, mobile and social technologies. The centre will use technology to create a…

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HEALTH & FITNESS

Belly fat increases high BP risk

Tuesday, 02 September 2014 | IANS | Washington

Belly fat increases high BP risk

People with fat around their abdominal area are at greater risk of developing hypertension (high blood pressure) when compared to those with similar body mass index (BMI) but fat concentrations elsewhere on the body, says…

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Avenues

Rise in white collar jobs

Wednesday, 27 August 2014 | Dhananjay Bansod | Washington

Rise in white collar jobs

India has been uniquely positioned to leverage changes that have arisen due to globalisation. We are one of the largest producers of engineers, management graduates and technically qualified staff. With demand for better skills mounting…

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India Abroad

Indian-born researcher at Stanford wins major award

Tuesday, 02 September 2014 | IANS | Bangalore

Indian-born researcher at Stanford wins major award

Himanshu Asnani, 27, an Indian-born mathematics researcher at Stanford University Electrical Engineering School in the US, is the winner of the Marconi Society Paul Baran young scholar award for 2014. "The prestigious award will be…

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SHOW TIME

Very convincing

Sunday, 31 August 2014 | SHALINI SAKSENA | Bangalore

Very convincing

Raja Natwarlal Starring: Emraan Hashmi, Humaima Malick, Paresh Rawal, Kay Kay Menon, Deepak Tijori Rated: 6/10 Those who are tired of watching Emraam Hashmi movies because all they appear to have is a series of kisses, Raja Natwarlal…

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BOOK REVIEWS

Modi’s metaphysical musings

Sunday, 18 May 2014 | KK SRIVASTAVA | Bangalore

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

New dawn in India-Japan relationship in making

Tuesday, 02 September 2014 | Bal Govind | Noida

This refers to the article, “Land of the rising sun and of opportunities” (August 1) by Balbir Punj. Indeed, the pace with which Prime Minister Narendra Modi is working on foreign policy deserves applause. He has…

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SOUND BITES

Those who follow the path of Buddha prosper. But we see those having ideas of the 18th century, engage in encroachments and enter seas (of others).

Prime Minister | Narendra Modi

I am not against any particular person being made Governor, but against Centre's attitude of not consulting the Chief Minister.

Karnataka Chief Minister | Siddaramaiah

We need a regional conference with Egyptians, Saudis and Gulf States. It must focus on ensuring that rehabilitation takes place alongside demilitarisation.

Israel's Finance Minister | Yair Lapid
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