Date archive forOctober, 2017
By Agencies On Tuesday, October 31st, 2017
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China denies it is building tunnel to divert Brahmaputra waters

Beijing: China on Tuesday rejected a media report that Beijing is planning to build a 1,000-km tunnel to divert the Brahmaputra waters. The river downstream is called the Brahmaputra, which joins the Ganges in Bangladesh “This More...

By Agencies On Tuesday, October 31st, 2017
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India jumps 30 ranks to 100th in World Bank’s ease of doing business list

New Delhi: India for the first time has moved into the top 100 in the World Banks Ease of Doing Business global rankings from its 130th position last year, riding on sustained government reforms which include making More...

By Indileak Web Desk On Tuesday, October 31st, 2017
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Compulsory linking of Aadhaar a threat to national security: Subramanian Swamy

New Delhi: BJP leader Subramanian Swamy on Tuesday said that compulsory linking of Aadhaar was a threat to national security and expressed confidence that the Supreme Court will strike down the government directions More...

By Agencies On Tuesday, October 31st, 2017
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Massive black holes might lurk on edge of Milky Way

New York: The outskirts of spiral galaxies like our own could be crowded with colliding black holes of massive proportions, says a study led by an Indian-origin researcher. Dwarf galaxies were thought to have the More...

By Agencies On Tuesday, October 31st, 2017
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HC sets aside Praful Patel’s election as AIFF president

New Delhi: The Delhi HIgh Court on Tuesday set aside the election of Praful Patel as president of All India Football Federation (AIFF) and asked for fresh polls within five months. Election was conducted without More...

By Agencies On Tuesday, October 31st, 2017
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China mulls penalties for disrespecting national anthem

Beijing: China’s top legislature on Tuesday submitted a draft amendment for the country’s criminal law to include penalties for disrespecting the national anthem. Punishment ranges from removal of political More...

By Agencies On Tuesday, October 31st, 2017
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This drink may help ward off Alzheimer’s

New York: Researchers from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) have developed a nutrient mix that has shown potential to slow down cognitive impairment in the early stages of Alzheimer’s disease. The More...

By Indileak Web Desk On Tuesday, October 31st, 2017
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Superb to work with new generation: Govinda

New Delhi: Actor Govinda, who has started shooting for his new film “Fry Day” here, says he finds it “superb” to work with new generation artistes. It’s a superb feeling working with More...

By Indileak Web Desk On Tuesday, October 31st, 2017
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Samsung reports $9bn profit, names new executives

Seoul: South Korean tech giant Samsung Electronics on Tuesday announced net profit of 11.1 trillion won ($9.89 billion) in the third quarter this year — a 245 per cent increase from the same quarter last year. Samsung More...

By Agencies On Tuesday, October 31st, 2017
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Tiger Woods returning to competitive golf

Washington: Former World No 1 Tiger Woods is officially returning from a long-term injury in November. He will make his long-awaited return to competitive golf The 14-time major champion announced on Monday that More...