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Indo-Pak ties: A troubled path to peace

New Delhi:The foreign secretaries of India and Pakistan held bilateral talks on Tuesday, April 26, which touched upon a range of issues: the Pathankot terror attack probe, Jammu and Kashmir, and the Mumbai terror attacks. All eyes were set yesterday on the first formal meeting between the two top diplomats …

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Want to direct one film every two years: Karan Johar

Karan Johar says he aims to direct at least one movie every two years as the filmmaker wants to leave an archive of many films behind. Johar, who last directed Student of the Year in 2012, is not particularly happy with the increase in gap between his directorial ventures. His …

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Apple Q2 iPhone sales up 56% in India

Apple’s iPhone sales grew 56 per cent in India in the second quarter from the year ago period, its CEO Tim Cook said in an earnings call. Mr. Cook also was bullish on Apple’s prospects in India. iPhone sales in India was one of the silver lining for the firm, …

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President’s rule to continue in Uttarakhand

New Delhi(PTI):President’s rule will continue in Uttarakhand and an April 29 floor test in the Assembly, ordered by the Uttarakhand High Court will not take place, as the Supreme Court today extended its stay on the quashing of Central rule. Hearing the Centre’s appeal against the High Court order, revoking …

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Gold trades higher as jewellers call off strike

New Delhi: Gold regained its sheen to trade higher by Rs 215 to Rs 29,790 per ten grams as the bullion market in the national capital reopened after two days of strike, while silver rallied by Rs 775 to Rs 40,975 per kg largely in tune with a firming global …

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No more IPL matches in drought-hit Maharashtra

The Supreme Court on Wednesday dismissed the Maharshtra Cricket Association’s appeal against the Bombay High Court order to shift IPL matches out of the State post April 30. A Bench headed by Chief Justice T.S. Thakur was initially inclined to allow the matches in Maharashtra with some strict conditions like …

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Government urged to address drought situation

New Delhi:The Congress on Wednesday sought a discussion on the AgustaWestland helicoper deal in the Lok Sabha, saying allegations have been levelled against its leadership. As soon as the House took up question hour, Congress leader of the House Mallikarjun Kharge said all newspapers have the news item on the …

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