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Last chance for Mallya to appear before court

Mumbai:A local court on Saturday gave businessman Vijay Mallya a final chance to appear before it in a case of cheque bouncing filed by the Airports Authority of India. The court on Friday reserved its order on two cheque bouncing cases filed by the AAI against Mr. Mallya. The 63rd …

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‘No star can be compared to Rajinikanth…’

Kalaippuli S. Thanu unhurriedly recites Thirukkural 517 that emphasises the importance of assigning work to the right people (“Ithanai ithanaal ivan mudikkum enraaynthu athanai avankan vidal”). He cites that as the single answer to several questions: Why has Kabali’s teaser been received so well? What caused Lingaa’s failure? What incited …

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Working with Ilayaraja is fun, says Kamal Haasan

Chennai:Actor-filmmaker Kamal Haasan, who has collaborated with composer Ilayaraja after a decade for upcoming trilingual “Sabaash Naidu”, says it’s always fun working with the maestro. “Working with Raja fun as ever. Ready to trod the untrodden. Looking forward to that date. When TN meets LA District 78 of LA (sic),” …

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North Korea party to give Kim Jong Un new title

PYONGYANG:North Korea’s ruling party is preparing to bestow a new title on leader Kim Jong Un, another clear sign that the third heir to North Korea’s dynasty of Kims is firmly in control despite his country’s deepening international isolation over one of his key ambitions, to keep developing more and …

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Atomic oxygen detected in Martian atmosphere

WASHINGTON:Scientists have detected atomic oxygen in the atmosphere of Mars for the first time since the last observation 40 years ago. These atoms were found in the upper layers of the Martian atmosphere known as the mesosphere. Atomic oxygen affects how other gases escape Mars and therefore has a significant …

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Marauding Mumbai takes on formidable Hyderabad

Rejuvenated after a week’s break, Mumbai Indians will look to continue their rampaging run when they take on the formidable Sunrisers Hyderabad in an IPL clash in Visakhapatnam on Sunday. On a roll after three successive wins against Punjab, Kolkata and Pune respectively, Mumbai got a welcome break for a …

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