160 fall sick in India after having 'prasad' in religious fair

January 29, 2015 by · Comments Off on 160 fall sick in India after having 'prasad' in religious fair 

CHINSURAH, WB, Jan. 28 — About 160 people were hospitalised with symptoms of food poisoning after consuming 'khichdi' as prasad at a religious fair at Arambagh in Hooghly district.

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5 deaths so far in Haryana because of swine flu

January 25, 2015 by · Comments Off on 5 deaths so far in Haryana because of swine flu 

CHANDIGARH, Jan. 24 — Five persons have succumbed to swine flu in Haryana in the past few days out of a total of 29 patients, who have been tested positive for H1N1 influenza so far, state health officials said Saturday.

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BSE Sensex, NSE Nifty end the week on fresh highs

January 25, 2015 by · Comments Off on BSE Sensex, NSE Nifty end the week on fresh highs 

MUMBAI, Jan. 24 — The BSE Sensex and the NSE Nifty continued the bull run during the week and ended above the 29,000-mark and 8,800-level respectively, also marking the all-time highs for both the indices on sustained capital inflows amid positive global sentiments.

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Sensex off record highs, Nifty maintains 8,800-level

January 23, 2015 by · Comments Off on Sensex off record highs, Nifty maintains 8,800-level 

MUMBAI, Jan. 23 — The S&P BSE Sensex pared its initial surge but was trading still higher by 235.10 points in late morning trade, tracking higher global cues amid the European Central Bank (ECB) announcing a bigger-than-expected stimulus programme.

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Ordained One wins Merchants Cup

January 23, 2015 by · Comments Off on Ordained One wins Merchants Cup 

CHENNAI, Jan. 22 — Ordained One, ridden by G Ross, won the Merchants Cup, the main event of the races here on Wednesday.

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Gold slips from 5-month high, down Rs 150

January 23, 2015 by · Comments Off on Gold slips from 5-month high, down Rs 150 

NEW DELHI, Jan. 22 — Snapping its five-day rising streak, gold retreated from five-month highs by falling Rs 150 to Rs 28,350 per 10-gram at the bullion market Thursday as demand eased at existing levels amidst a weak overseas trend.

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Bruce Willis to star in 'Extraction'

January 22, 2015 by · Comments Off on Bruce Willis to star in 'Extraction' 

LOS ANGELES, Jan. 21 — Emmy-winning actor Bruce Willis will star in 'Extraction', a thriller directed by 'Submerged' helmer Steven C Miller.

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India, SA biggest challenger to Aus in WC: Chappell

January 19, 2015 by · Comments Off on India, SA biggest challenger to Aus in WC: Chappell 

MELBOURNE, Jan. 18 — Not too pleased with a couple of selection decisions in the Australian cricket squad for the ODI World Cup, former captain Ian Chappell said the home side will find its toughest competition in India and South Africa during the marquee event starting February 14. (PNA/PTI)

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Madonna to perform at Brit Awards after 20 years

January 19, 2015 by · Comments Off on Madonna to perform at Brit Awards after 20 years 

LONDON, Jan. 18 — Pop diva Madonna is reportedly set to perform at the Brit Awards next month after a gap of two decades.

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Toshiba launches Android powered LED TVs

January 19, 2015 by · Comments Off on Toshiba launches Android powered LED TVs 

NEW DELHI, Jan. 18 — Japanese electronics giant Toshiba has introduced a new range of smart LED TVs powered by Android that will allow viewers to access a wide range of apps, games and videos.

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