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For info panel chief, mere seniority won't do this time, Govt invites names

Indian Express - ‎10 hours ago‎
In a clear departure from convention, the Department of Personnel and Training (DoPT) Friday sought applications for the post of Chief Information Commissioner at the Central Information Commission, which is the nodal agency for RTI queries.
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Tharoor leads sanitation drive in his constituency

Hindustan Times - ‎40 minutes ago‎
Congress leader Shashi Tharoor on Saturday dared party leadership in Kerala by kicking off his 'Swacch Bharat' (Clean India) on the outskirts of Thiruvananthapuram.
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Police seek motive in fatal Washington state school shooting

Daily News & Analysis - ‎42 minutes ago‎
Authorities were seeking a motive on Saturday as to why a high school student in the United States' Washington state shot dead a female classmate and wounded four others in a campus cafeteria before killing himself.
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WHO says millions of candidate Ebola vaccine doses will be made available by ...

Zee News - ‎2 hours ago‎
Washington: The World Health Organization (WHO) has said that millions of doses of an experimental Ebola vaccine will be made available by next year- the trial for which is expected to begin in selected countries of West Africa this December.
WHO eyes mass Ebola vaccines by mid-2015
Ebola outbreak: Millions of doses of vaccines planned by 2015
Lauren Weinstein
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Stop the Ebola Witch-Hunt! http://lauren.vortex.com/archive/001080.html There's a wonderful old 1963 episode of the classic original "The Outer Limits" series called "The Sixth Finger." It stars David McCallum as a man who is artificially and rapidly evolved into the human of the far future, both in terms of physical appearance and vastly enhanced intellect. At one critical juncture, as he surveys the pitiful confusion of the ordinary humans who want to destroy...
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Russian President Vladimir Putin accuses United States of damaging world order

Daily News & Analysis - ‎1 hour ago‎
Russian President Vladimir Putin accused the United States on Friday of endangering global security by imposing a "unilateral diktat" on the rest of the world and shifted blame for the Ukraine crisis onto the West.
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Cong frowns at write-up on Nehru in RSS journal

Press Trust of India - ‎2 hours ago‎
Thiruvananthapuram, Oct 25 (PTI) Congress in Kerala has expressed strong resentment against an article carried by RSS journal 'Kesari' allegedly running down India's first Prime Minister Jawaharlal Nehru.
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Crorepati mantris: Jaitley with Rs 114 crore is richest in Modi's Cabinet

Oneindia - ‎1 hour ago‎
New Delhi, Oct 25: Union Finance and Defence Minister Arun Jaitley is the richest Minister of the National Democratic Alliance Government with assets totalling to Rs 114.03 crore.
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The SIMI plot: Hyderabad Biryani now a codename for literature on explosives

Firstpost - ‎1 hour ago‎
Hyderabad: What has Hyderabad Biryani got to do with terror activities in India? As the latest discovery by the police in Hyderabad suggests, both are connected in a bizarre way.
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Gadkari, Fadnavis meet RSS chief ahead of Modi's arrival in Mumbai

Business Standard - ‎36 minutes ago‎
Fuelling fresh speculation in political circles, union Minister for Shipping and Transport Nitin Gadkari called on Rashtriya Swayam Sevak (RSS) chief Mohan Bhagwat here Saturday.
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Ukraine not answering queries on MH17

Zee News - ‎44 minutes ago‎
Kiev: The Ukraine has not replied to a single query on Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 that crashed in the country`s east after apparently being shot down, Russia`s Permanent Representative at the UN Vitaly Churkin has said.
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16 killed in China coal mine collapse

Washington Post - ‎39 minutes ago‎
BEIJING - A coal mine shaft collapsed in northwestern China, killing 16 miners, China's official news agency said Saturday. Another 11 miners were injured in the disaster that struck just before midnight Friday in Tiechanggou township outside the Xinjiang ...
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Queen Elizabeth sends first royal tweet

Zee News - ‎3 hours ago‎
London: Queen Elizabeth II has sent the first royal tweet under her own name to declare the opening of a telecommunications gallery at the Science Museum here.
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Finance minister Arun Jaitley favours interest rate cut

Business Today - ‎2 hours ago‎
Finance Minister Arun Jaitley favours a cut in interest rates to trigger demand in the construction sector, a newspaper report said on Saturday, but the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has signalled it will not ease policy until it is confident of lower inflation.
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We need 7.5-8% growth for 20 yrs to address employment issue: Arvind ...

Business Standard - ‎2 minutes ago‎
In his first interview since becoming the chief economic advisor, Arvind Subramanian agrees the Narendra Modi government has taken some initial steps to revive private investments but says many more measures would be required to restore ...
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Despite demand, apartment sales yet to pick up in city

Times of India - ‎11 hours ago‎
CHENNAI : Builders and realty consultants feel the Indian real estate sector is in a recovery mode. But sales figures have not been all that encouraging for builders even during this festive season.
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Google chief Larry Page gives Sundar Pichai keys to the kingdom

Register - ‎6 minutes ago‎
Ten years after joining Google and with running Android, Chrome, and Google Apps already on his plate, Sundar Pichai's star has now risen even higher, gaining a new tranche of responsibilities in the process.
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Data migration has nothing to do with IAF alert: Xiaomi India head

Indian Express - ‎2 hours ago‎
Server migration has nothing to do with IAF notification: Xiaomi India head The data migration process had started in early 2014; part of this migration will be completed by the end of the year.
Xiaomi data safety: Made In China phones have history of distrust
Data migration from China unrelated to IAF alert: Xiaomi
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The Indian Air Force (IAF), earlier this week had issued a circular to its employees asking then to refrain from using Chinese phones. The focus was mainly on the hot selling Xiaomi phones. It had cited a report by F-Secure which said that they found that…
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Could SRK's 'Happy New Year' be a bigger hit than Salman's 'Kick'?

Times of India - ‎48 minutes ago‎
With just a few days left for the Shah Rukh Khan-starrer Happy New Year to release, there is lot of excitement among his fans. Since the movie seems to be high on drama, romance and comedy and boasts of a sizzling chemistry between King Khan and ...
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Randhir Kapoor: We will never remake 'Awara'

Times of India - ‎30 minutes ago‎
Actor-director RandhirKapoor says he will never remake RK Films' superhit movie 'Awara' because nobody can step into the shoes of legendary actors PrithvirajKapoor and Raj Kapoor.
We will never remake 'Awara': Randhir Kapoor
Randhir Kapoor thinking of directing a film next year
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We will never remake 'Awara': Randhir Kapoor http://zeenews.india.com/entertainment/movies/we-will-never-remake-awara-randhir-kapoor_1489413.html Actor-director Randhir Kapoor says he will never remake RK Films' superhit movie 'Awara' because nobody can step into the shoes of legendary actors Prithviraj Kapoor and Raj Kapoor.
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Bigg Boss 8, Day 33: Ali Quli Mirza becomes captain again, tells Sonali Raut not ...

IBNLive - ‎27 minutes ago‎
Ali was spotted advising Sonali on how her parents might be watching her getting friendly with Gautam. And the fact that they are sleeping in the same bed must be adding to their woes.
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Advani emerges World billiards champion

ABP News - ‎1 hour ago‎
Leeds: Pankaj Advani, the 29-year old from Bangalore, set a record of sorts when he defeated Peter Gilchrist 6-2 in the final of the World billiards championship (points format), here Saturday.
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Dynamos coach Harm van Veldhoven defends playing style

Times of India - ‎15 minutes ago‎
NEW DELHI: Just one goal has come from two matches for Delhi Dynamos so far in the Indian Super League but coach Harm van Veldhoven defended his style of football and said it was a matter of time his players get the opposition net.
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NorthEast United drubs Mumbai City

The Week - ‎2 hours ago‎
Two goals in the second half were enough to propel NorthEast United FC to second position in the Indian Super League (ISL) standings, behind Atletico de Kolkata, when they defeated a nine-man Mumbai City FC 2-0 at the D.Y.
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IICT Scientist Elected Fellow of INSA: Report

Northern Voices Online - ‎3 hours ago‎
This is a great news indeed. IICT Scientist Dr Srivari Chandrashekar has been elected fellow of INSA. The Indian National Science Academy (INSA), apex body of Indian scientists, has got a new fellow.
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Google doodle celebrates Mangalyaan's first month in Mars' orbit

Firstpost - ‎18 hours ago‎
Google is celebrating Mangalyaan aka India's Mars Orbiter's one month in the Mars orbit with a simple doodle on its search page.
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Alcohol consumption linked to better memory in elderly

Financial Express - ‎1 hour ago‎
Alcohol consumption was linked with a larger volume in the hippocampus, a brain region critical for episodic memory. (Reuters). SummaryLight alcohol consumption is associated with higher episodic memory... Light alcohol consumption is associated with ...
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Scientists discover 'chink in HIV's armour'

Daily News & Analysis - ‎1 hour ago‎
Scientists have found a new protein, called Ssu72 that seems to be part of a switch used to awaken HIV-1 (the most common type of HIV) from its slumber.
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Medical worker quarantined in New Jersey under new Ebola safeguards

Reuters - ‎1 hour ago‎
NEW YORK (Reuters) - A medical worker quarantined in New Jersey on her return from treating Ebola victims in West Africa was being evaluated in a hospital isolation ward on Saturday after new contagion-control safeguards were imposed for America's ...
Ebola Patient in New York Is Called a Doctor at Ease in Danger
Ebola crisis: US announces 21-day quarantine measures
Lorna Salgado
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Why you shouldn’t freak out about getting Ebola on the New York subway, or at a bowling alley The biggest city in the United States got its first confirmed case of Ebola tonight, after Dr. Craig Spencer came down with a high fever nine days after returning from treating the outbreak in Guinea and tested positive for the virus. Attention quickly focused on Spencer’s activities before the virus was diagnosed—specifically his travels on New Yo...
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Pak cricketers back UNICEF's bid to rid world of polio

Business Standard - ‎45 minutes ago‎
Pakistan cricket team captain Misbah-ul Haq has pledged his backing to the international bid to rid the world of polio, as the national team has joined hands with Australia to dedicate their ongoing first Test to the fight to end the disease.
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Teenage depression? Here's how music can help

Firstpost - ‎2 hours ago‎
London: Music therapy can reduce depression in children and adolescents with behavioral and emotional problems, according to the largest ever study of its kind.
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