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Sacramento Kings to host Bollywood night at NBA games

Mumbai,California, 1 April-2014(IANS): NBA side Sacramento Kings are hosting the team’s first-ever “Bollywood” themed game against the L.A. Lakers Wednesday. The game will celebrate Indian culture and cinema with various performances. Sacramento Kings to host Bollywood night at NBA games Kings majority owner Vivek Ranadive, the first Indian-born owner in …

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Delhi HC asks poll panel to decide over MNS suspension

New Delhi, 1 April-2014(IANS): The Delhi High Court Tuesday asked the Election Commission to take a decision expeditiously on a representation seeking suspension of recognition of the MNS as a political party for its alleged use of “hate language” against non-Marathi people on its website. Delhi HC asks poll panel …

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Pak Cricketer Saqlain Mushtaq proud to be associated with doosra

Dhaka, 1 April-2014, Taus Rizvi: Former Pakistan off-spinner, now helping West Indies spinners, not concerned about the controversial delivery as long as ICC has no problems with it. Pak Cricketer Saqlain Mushtaq proud to be associated with doosra Saqlain Mushtaq (C) with the West Indies’ spinners Sunil Narine (L) and Samuel …

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Finally Modi Gets Automatic US visa if becomes PM

Washington DC, 1 April-2014(IANS): Amid a Congressional report that Bharatiya Janata Party leader Narendra Modi will be automatically entitled to a US visa if he becomes prime minister, the US reiterated it would work with whoever Indian people choose. Finally Modi Gets Automatic US visa if becomes PM Photo credit: …

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Iranian Jews Chief Rabbi Youssef Hamadani Cohen has died at 98

Tehran , 1 April-2014( AsiaNews): Youssef Hamadani Cohen, the spiritual leader of the small Jewish community in Iran died three days ago after many years of illness. The news was only reported by state media yesterday. He was the head of the Iranian Jewish community from 1994 to 2006 . He …

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A K Antony says Disaster for country if Modi comes to power

Kozhikode, 1 April(PTI): Senior Congress leader and Defence Minister A K Antony said on it would be a “disaster” for the country if BJP comes to power at the Centre and dubbed surveys predicting the party having an edge in the Lok Sabha polls as a marketing strategy by the …

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Reliance to keep supplying gas to fertiliser firms

New Delhi, 1 April-2014(IANS): ‘Reliance Industries has agreed to temporarily supply gas to India’s fertiliser plants at current prices, although the two sides have failed to sign new deals,’ stated the top official in the Fertiliser Ministry . Reliance to keep supplying gas to fertiliser firms Energy group Reliance’s five-year …

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High profile Congress MLA joins BJP in Madya Pradesh

Bhopal, 1 April-2014, Milind Ghatwai: The Congress suffered yet another high-profile defection in Madhya Pradesh Monday with its Vijayraghavgarh MLA Sanjay Pathak joining the BJP in the presence of Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan. Pathak had last week embarrassed the Congress by claiming he has funded most of its activities in his …

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Modi targets Sonia Gandhi over Italian marines case

NEW DELHI, March 31, PTI: Claiming that Gandhi had raised a question mark on the patriotism of the people, Modi asked her at whose whose direction the two Italian marines accused of shooting Indian fishermen off Kerala coast were allowed to leave the country. Modi targets Sonia Gandhi over Italian marines …

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