Daily Archives: September 23, 2016

Swasika films and Television soap opera's.

Swasika is films and Television soap opera’s well known among television audience through TV series. Her first film was Sundarapandi’s Vaigai, a love story, her character was based on a real life individual. She then did Goripalayam by Rasu Madhuravan, in which she played the second lead.(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || …

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Reconsider scrapping power body chief’s appointment, Kejriwal to Jung

PTI, New Delhi: Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Friday urged Lt Governor Najeeb Jung to reconsider his decision scrapping the appointment of Krishna Saini as chairperson of Delhi’s power regulator DERC in public interest, saying all laid down procedures were followed by the AAP government during the selection process. In …

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Scarlett Keeling case: 8 years on, Goa court acquits both accused

Agencies, New Delhi: A Goa court acquitted on Friday two men accused of raping and killing British schoolgirl Scarlett Keeling in 2008, triggering outrage in a case that put a global spotlight on the dark underbelly of India’s tourism industry. “I find them not guilty of all charges,” Judge Vandana Tendulkar …

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India signs deal to buy 36 Rafale fighter jets from France

Rahul Singh, New Delhi: India signed a deal to buy 36 Rafale fighter jets from France on Friday for close to 7.8 billion euros ($8.7 billion) on Friday. The long-awaited deal was inked in Delhi between defence minister Manohar Parrikar and his French counterpart Jean Yves Le Drian. The 7.8 …

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Kejriwal may skip Canada visit to ‘avoid controversy’

Anirudh Bhattacharyya, Toronto: Members and volunteers of the Aam Aadmi Party or AAP in Canada expected to see Arvind Kejriwal in the country before the Punjab Assembly elections early next year. What they did not expect was that would come in the form of their leader appearing in a documentary …

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Terrorism is the principal threat to peace, says MJ Akbar

PTI, United Nations: Underlining that the world cannot have prosperity without peace, India has told the UN member states that terrorism is the principal threat to peace and the poor are its most vulnerable victims. “We cannot have prosperity without peace, and the principal threat to peace now is terrorism. …

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