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LIVE Election results: Shiv Sena keeps taunting us in Saamna, alleges BJP

Firstpost - ‎26 minutes ago‎
Reiterating its older position, BJP on Tuesday said Shiv Sena should accept that the former is the big brother and behave accordingly.
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LIVE Election results: RSS man Khattar becomes first non-Jat CM of Haryana

Firstpost - ‎35 minutes ago‎
On Tuesday, BJP appointed RSS leader and Modi's old aide Manohar Lal Khattar as the firts not-Jat chief minister of Haryana in the past 2 decades.
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Modi Government to Allow Commercial Mining of Coal in Reform Push

NDTV - ‎53 minutes ago‎
The Narendra Modi government has set in place building blocks for reforms in the coal sector with the cabinet recommending an Ordinance or executive order with a provision to allow commercial mining for domestic companies, though it has set no timeline ...
JSPL surges on government's coal reforms
Hindalco, Jindal shares surge on govt decision to auction coal blocks
Hansika roy
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Central government pass a new ordinance for coal mines #auction. This time coal auction held on internet. In time period of 3 to 4 months.  last month's Supreme Court order that cancelled 214 captive coal blocks effective the end of this fiscal by seeking to promulgate an ordinance to revert these mines.
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European shares inch up; Total falls after CEO dies

Reuters - ‎30 minutes ago‎
... * FTSEurofirst 300 up 0.4 pct, trims previous day's losses. * Total shares fall after CEO killed in accident. * Market rebound seen fragile.
CEO of oil giant Total killed in Moscow plane crash
Total oil boss Christophe de Margerie killed in private jet crash at Moscow Airport
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Total's CEO dies in Moscow plane crash - Christophe de Margerie, the chief executive of French oil company Total, has died in an air crash in Moscow. Airport spokeswoman Elena Krylova said: Tonight, a plane crashed when it collided with a snow-clearing machine. Three crew members and a passenger died. I can confirm that the passenger was Totals head de Margerie, she said. Mr de Margerie had been chief executive of Europe ...
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Size matters! New big-screen iPhones help propel Apple's profit

Hindustan Times - ‎1 hour ago‎
New big-screen iPhones helped propel Apple's profit and revenue in the last quarter, as the California tech giant smashed earnings expectations.
Review: Apple pay in action
How to Use Apple Pay: What You Need to Know
NBC Bay Area
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APPLE PAY DEBUT: Apple's mobile payment system, Apple Pay, made its debut Monday. Now you can flash your new iPhone in the checkout line to pay for food, clothing and other goods. There's no need to pull out your credit card. Tell us: Are you planning to use Apple Pay? Here's a handy guide to everything you need to know: Apple reports record iPhone sales: [Photo: Getty Images]
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Indian woman set on fire on a train in Kerala

BBC News - ‎22 minutes ago‎
A woman has died of her injuries after being set on fire on a train in the Indian state of Kerala. The woman, identified as Fathima, 45, had been seen having an argument with man on the station platform in the town of Kannur early on Monday.
Woman Set on Fire on Kerala Train, Attacker Yet to be Traced
Woman set on fire at Kannur railway station, succumbs to burns
India Today
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Woman burnt alive inside train coach in Kannur district The woman who hails from Malappuram district was rushed to Kannur district hospital with 45% burn injuries, and later to Kozhikode hospital, where she succumed to her injuries.
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India considers China an important neighbour: Ajit Doval

Zee News - ‎33 minutes ago‎
New Delhi: India is deeply concerned about terrorism, National Security Adviser Ajit Doval said on Tuesday. "Terrorism is much more intense and expanded, India is deeply concerned.
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PM Narendra Modi greets nation on Dhanteras

Oneindia - ‎39 minutes ago‎
New Delhi, Oct 21: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday greeted the nation on the auspicious occasion of Dhanteras. "Greetings on Dhanteras.
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AP: Cracker factory blast toll climbs to 17

Hindustan Times - ‎1 hour ago‎
The toll in the explosion at a fire cracker manufacturing unit at Vakatippa village in East Godavari district rose to 17 on Tuesday with six more persons succumbing to burns at a local hospital, police said.

Real estate business has become an avocation to make quick money: Madras ...

The Hindu - ‎4 hours ago‎
The Madurai Bench of the Madras High Court on Monday lamented that real estate business had become a vulnerable and easy avocation for land-grabbers, brokers and criminals to make quick money.
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Oscar Pistorius in Court for Sentencing

ABC News - ‎3 minutes ago‎
A judge began announcing Oscar Pistorius' sentence Tuesday at the climax of a months-long trial of the disabled Olympic runner for the killing of his girlfriend on Valentine's Day last year.
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Taliban blast in Kabul kills four Afghan soldiers

The News International - ‎1 hour ago‎
KABUL: At least four Afghan soldiers were killed and around a dozen people including six civilians wounded when a roadside bomb planted by the Taliban exploded in the Afghan capital on Tuesday, officials said.
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Woman rescued from chimney after trying to break into home of man she met ...

ABC Online - ‎2 hours ago‎
A woman was rescued from a chimney after she became stuck while allegedly breaking into the home of a man she met online, US media reports say.
Woman pulled from online lover's chimney after being dumped
Man's online courtship goes down the chimney
Clare Patrick
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One of the most ridiculous human obsession, but I couldn't stop laughing when she was being pulled out of the chimney. ;-) If you think you've had a bad experience with a date you met online, this California man probably has you beat. A woman was arrested in Thousand Oaks over the weekend after firefighters rescued her from a man's chimney. She had been trying to break into the house and had gotten stuck, police said. The homeowner...
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Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella gets $84 million pay package

The Hindu - ‎2 hours ago‎
Microsoft has given its new CEO Satya Nadella a pay package worth 84.3 million dollar, most of it in the form of long-term stock awards.
Microsoft CEO Nadella's Pay Tops $80 Million With big Stock Awards
Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella's pay tops $80 million with big stock awards
Scot Stevenson
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[M]icrosoft CEO Satya Nadella said something that was more than a little surprising: Microsoft loves Linux. The operating system once described as a "cancer" by Nadella's predecessor, Steve Ballmer, is now being embraced (if not extended) with open arms, at least when it comes to Redmond's Azure cloud platform.
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CBI files revised closure report in Birla coal block case

Business Standard - ‎2 hours ago‎
The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) Tuesday filed a revised closure report in a coal block allocation case involving industrialist Kumar Mangalam Birla and others in a Delhi court.
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Sensex rises in early trade as govt steps up reforms

Business Today - ‎3 hours ago‎
The benchmark Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE) index Sensex surged over 74 points in early trade on Tuesday, extending gains for the third straight session, on sustained buying by funds and investors after the government stepped up economic reforms ...
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BSE Sensex, Nifty Rise Amid Choppy Trade

NDTV - ‎6 minutes ago‎
BSE Sensex was higher in afternoon trade but was off day's high after some profit-taking in oil & gas stocksPower and mining stocks were in limelight today after the government yesterday cleared the way for e-auction of coal mines while opening the door for ...
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Nirmala Sitharaman says no probe into Flipkart's 'Big Billion Day' sale

Business Today - ‎47 minutes ago‎
Commerce and Industries Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Monday said there was no inquiry into complaints against Flipkart, the home-grown e-commerce giant, of predatory prices of goods and unfair trade practices during its recent 'Big Billion Day' sale.
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Philips Xenium X2566 Mobile for the Elderly Launched - ‎1 hour ago‎
With a view to make things easy for elderly people, Philips has launched the Philips Xenium X2566 that features bigger buttons, a compact design and removes all the fancy smartphone features.
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BlackBerry Passport Runs Out of Stock on Amazon India

Microfinance Monitor - ‎1 hour ago‎
Blackberry CEO John Chen, who visited India recently with high hopes should be happy that their latest mobile phone Blackberry Passport 'square phone' is running out of stock in Amazon, and Flipkart shows it under out of stock banner.
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Boman Irani fails to Fullfil His Promise to Dia Mirza?

NDTV - ‎35 minutes ago‎
Dia had apparently made Boman promise that he would perform the customary kanyadaan ritual at her wedding. Even though Boman Irani had said he would 'give away' Dia Mirza, he was missing from her wedding.
Dia Mirza not upset with Boman Irani for backing out of 'kanyadaan' promise!
Dia Mirza's Wedding: When Bride Had to Replace her Adopted Father Boman ...
Boman Irani ditches Dia Mirza at the mandap
Andhra Wishesh
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Boman Irani upsets Dia Mirza Actor Boman Irani [grandfather of Pawan Kalyan in Attarintiki Daredi] skipped Bollywood actress Dia Mirza's wedding on October 18th who was supposed to do Dia’s Kanyadaan. Sources say that Dia was in shock and in tears with Boman's last minute absence at the wedding and he did not even send any sort of message too.
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David James: Chennaiyin are a different and difficult proposition - ‎2 hours ago‎
The Englishman was thoroughly delighted with the contributions of his Indian contingent and believes that Chennaiyin will be a strenuous test... Ahead of Kerala Blasters' tricky away trip to Chennayin FC in the ninth match of the inaugural Indian Super ...
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The Indian Super League problem: We're used to a better quality of football

Firstpost - ‎23 minutes ago‎
This weekend was the first real test for the Indian Super League. After getting a free run due to Euro Qualifiers, the ISL came up head to head against the English Premier League.
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Learning improves if you rest your mind and think periodically

Times of India - ‎1 hour ago‎
NEW DELHI: You will learn better if you let your mind rest for a while and think about it. This is the finding of a new study by University of Texas at Austin researchers.
Recalling lessons during rest improves learning
Mental Rest and Reflection Boost Learning, Study Suggests
Neuroscience News
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Study Suggests Mental Rest and Reflection Boost Learning Full article at A new study, which may have implications for approaches to education, finds that brain mechanisms engaged when people allow their minds to rest and reflect on things they’ve learned before may boost later learning. The research is in PNAS . (full access paywall) Research: “Memory reactivation during rest supports upcoming learning of related content” by Margaret L....
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Study to assess impact of crackers on pollution

Times of India - ‎10 hours ago‎
GHAZIABAD: The UP Pollution Control Board will complete a two-stage analysis of air and noise pollution to assess the impact of firecrackers on the environment in Ghaziabad this week.
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Your walking style affects your mood

Free Press Journal - ‎13 minutes ago‎
Toronto: Walking in a happy or sad style actually affects our mood, scientists have found. It is known that our mood can affect how we walk - slump-shouldered if we are sad, bouncing along if we are happy.
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Thomas Duncan's fiancee declared Ebola free and released from isolation only ...

Daily Mail - ‎2 minutes ago‎
The fianceé of Thomas Eric Duncan has been left homeless and with nowhere to go after her apartment was taken away from her when it was decontaminated.
US issues stricter guidelines for medics treating Ebola
Ebola crisis turns a corner as US issues new treatment protocols
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Obama on Ebola Travel Ban: 2+2=5: As calls grow louder for a travel ban to prevent flights or deny visitors from West Africa, President Obama remains opposed to blocking travel from the three Ebola outbreak countries. Lawmakers have repeatedly used the phrase travel ban without defining it. A travel ban could take several forms, but all have challenges. A flight ban would have no impact because there are no direct flights between the U.S. and L...