Sindhu breaks jinx to win World Tour Finals title

Guangzhou (China): India’s PV Sindhu became the first Indian to win the season finale at the BWF World Tour Finals 2018 badminton tournament here on Sunday. Sindhu defeated title favourite Nozomi Okuhara of Japan 21-19, 21-17 in the women’s singles final Sindhu defeated title favourite Nozomi Okuhara of Japan 21-19, 21-17 in the women’s More...

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By Agencies On Saturday, December 15th, 2018
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Dubai Police grills Chhota Shakeel’s brother, wanted in Mumbai

Mumbai: The Dubai Police on Saturday detained Anwar Babu Sheikh, the brother of absconding mafiosi Chhota Shakeel, reports reaching here said. Sheikh is wanted for allegedly co-ordinating the Mumbai serial blasts More...

By Agencies On Saturday, December 15th, 2018
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Sri Lanka’s disputed PM Rajapaksa resigns amid crisis

Colombo: Sri Lanka’s disputed Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapaksa resigned on Saturday, seven weeks after he was appointed in a surprise move that sparked a political crisis in the island nation. His son Namal More...

By Indileak Web Desk On Friday, December 14th, 2018
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RBI governance structure needs further examination, says board

Mumbai: The central board of Reserve Bank of India (RBI), which met under new Governor Shaktikanta Das on Friday, said the governance structure of the central bank needs further examination before deciding on whether More...

By Agencies On Friday, December 14th, 2018
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BJP-called shutdown hits Kerala

Thiruvananthapuram: A dawn-to-dusk shutdown called by the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) to protest against the death of a man said to be a Sabarimala devotee affected normal life in the state on Friday. At several More...

By Indileak Web Desk On Thursday, December 13th, 2018
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Snowfall shuts Srinagar-Jammu highway

Srinagar: The strategic Srinagar-Jammu highway was closed on Thursday due to fresh snowfall, an official said. It has been snowing in the Qazigund-Bannihal sector of the highway It has been snowing in the Qazigund-Bannihal More...

By Agencies On Wednesday, December 12th, 2018
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Manika becomes first Indian to win ‘Breakthrough Star’ award at ITTF ceremony

Incheon (South Korea): Manika Batra became the first ever Indian table tennis player to be decorated with the ‘Breakthrough Table Tennis Star’ award at the prestigious ITTF Star Awards here on Wednesday More...

By Agencies On Wednesday, December 12th, 2018
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Facebook building in California evacuated over bomb threat

San Francisco: A building on Facebook’s main campus in California was evacuated due to a bomb threat, police said. Facebook also evacuated the adjacent buildings as a preventive measure After an inspection More...

By Agencies On Tuesday, December 11th, 2018
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May meets Merkel in bid to save Brexit deal

Berlin: Britain’s Prime Minister Theresa May on Tuesday met German Chancellor Angela Merkel here as part of a whistle-stop tour to meet European leaders in an attempt to salvage her Brexit deal, a day after More...

By Agencies On Thursday, December 6th, 2018
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Suicide attack on Iran police headquarters in Chabahar, 2 killed

Tehran: At least two people were killed and 28 injured in a suicide bombing at a police headquarters in Iran’s southeastern port city of Chabahar on Thursday, officials said. Terror attacks are frequent near More...