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Only BSP can do justice to all: Mayawati

The Hindu - ‎2 hours ago‎
Bahujan Samaj Party supremo Mayawati on Friday urged Muslims, Dalits and Other Backward Classes to unite and vote for her party's candidates in the Agra region to prevent Bharatiya Janata Party candidate Narendra Modi from becoming the Prime ...
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RIL Q4 net flat as other income dips

Times of India - ‎30 minutes ago‎
MUMBAI: Reliance Industries (RIL) on Friday reported a flat net profit growth in its January-March quarter (Q4FY14), at Rs 5,631 crore - a marginal 0.7% higher than Rs 5,589 crore it earned a year ago.
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FIR against Cong worker in Amethi on AAP candidate's complaint

Business Standard - ‎6 hours ago‎
An FIR was today lodged against a Congress worker here following a complaint by Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) candidate Kumar Vishwas, who is contesting against Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi.
FIR against Congress worker on Kumar Vishwas' complaint
AAP's Kumar Vishwas alleges death threat, wants FIR against Priyanka, others
The Indian Express
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AAP LEADER ALLEGES DEATH THREAT: AAP candidate Kumar Vishwas on Friday filed an application with police seeking registration of an FIR against Priyanka Gandhi, Rahul Gandhi and some Congress workers in connection with an alleged threat by a party man,
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An Independent Ukraine Hangs Between Life and Death

Wall Street Journal - ‎20 minutes ago‎
Le Monde reported a few days ago that the eastern Ukrainian town of Slovyansk, "where no one stops in normal times," was the "epicenter of an historical drama that goes beyond it: the Ukrainian state finds itself between life and death.
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Movie review by Rashid Irani: Johnny Depp goes dystopian in Transcendence

Hindustan Times - ‎1 hour ago‎
Over the years, cyber-flicks have grappled with the promise and peril of artificial intelligence, be it a robot housekeeper (Bicentennial Man, 1999) or the more recent advanced computer operating system.
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Congress hoping Manmohan Singh will clear the air on Sanjaya Baru's book

Economic Times - ‎1 hour ago‎
Pankaj Pachauri said that there's no need for Manmohan Singh to speak up on the controversy created by the content of his former aide Sanjaya Baru's book .
PM adviser bats for boss
Manmohan Singh is not a 'weak prime minister', says PMO
India Today
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PMO cites growth data to insist Manmohan Singh was not weak - Criticising news channels, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh's Communications Adviser Pankaj Pachauri on Friday said that GDP and Per Capita income has grown three time in the last 10 years and villages, minimum wages have gone three times more.
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CM rakes up Joy Banerjee's personal life

Times of India - ‎30 minutes ago‎
SURI: Chief minister Mamata Banerjee took a swipe at BJP Birbhum constituency candidate, actor Joy Banerjee, at an election meeting in Suri on Friday.
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LG may be making helmets must for Delhi women but many are making excuses

Times of India - ‎1 hour ago‎
NEW DELHI: Lieutenant-governor Najeeb Jung has taken the bold step to make helmets compulsory for women, ending Delhi government's stand of honouring religious sentiments, but many women have given a lukewarm response to the move.

Seneviratne is Sri Lanka's new envoy to India

The Hindu - ‎1 hour ago‎
Sudarshan Seneviratne has been appointed Sri Lanka's new high commissioner to India, the External Affairs Ministry said here on Friday.
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MH370 search to be most costly ever at $100m: analysts

Daily Times - ‎1 hour ago‎
SYDNEY: The search for missing Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 is set to be the most expensive in aviation history, analysts say, as efforts to find the aircraft deep under the Indian Ocean show no signs of slowing.
Far fewer air disasters, but they worry us more
MH370 search area covered in a week
Tourej Ansari
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MH370*: Underwater drone scans ocean floor for 5th time; frustration builds* A drone submerged Friday in the Indian Ocean for its fifth trip in search of the missing Malaysian plane as relatives of the people who were aboard the jetliner when it disappeared from radar nearly six weeks ago pressed for answers.
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12 Killed in Mt. Everest Avalanche

Voice of America - ‎12 hours ago‎
NEW DELHI - In Nepal, at least 12 mountaineering guides have been killed in an avalanche that swept down Mount Everest. It is the deadliest accident on the world's highest peak in recent times.
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Top court ruling on telecom firms audit may apply to other areas: Ficci

NDTV - ‎6 hours ago‎
New Delhi: Stating that the Supreme Court's ruling to allow the Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) to inspect accounts of telecom firms may have 'much wider ramifications' and could be applied to other areas subsequently, Ficci on Friday said the ...
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Infosys legal head quits to start own venture

Times of India - ‎34 minutes ago‎
BANGALORE: Infosys senior VP and general counsel Nithyanandan Radhakrishnan has quit the company to start his own legal venture. When TOI contacted Radhakrishnan, he said, "My exit was amicable.
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The less we hire, the better off we are: TK Kurien

Business Standard - ‎1 hour ago‎
Even as Wipro, India's third-largest information technology (IT) services company, has given a muted forecast for the first quarter of 2014-15, Chief Executive T K Kurien believes 2014-15 will be better than the past couple of years.
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Payment banks: RBI governor, deputy differ

Times of India - ‎30 minutes ago‎
MUMBAI: Outgoing Reserve Bank of India deputy governor K C Chakrabarty has questioned the viability of payment banks and has said that they do not serve the purpose of financial inclusion.
Innovation in payment banking
Payment banks aren't financially inclusive: Chakrabarty
Business Today
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Forex reserves rise to $309.44 billion - Foreign currency assets (FCAs), a major part of the overall reserves, rose by $2.746 billion to $281.552 billion for the week ended April 11, the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) said on Friday.
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Tablet-friendly 'Trusty Tahr' Ubuntu 14.04 released: Billed as Windows XP ...

Firstpost - ‎11 hours ago‎
Canonical has released the latest version of Ubuntu, 14.04 LTS and desktop and server installers are available on the Ubuntu website for download.
Ubuntu 14.04 to power 'first commercially available Ubuntu tablets'
Ubuntu Portal
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Ubuntu 14.04 LTS Trusty Tahr Available for Download Ubuntu 14.04 LTS with codename “Trusty Tahr” has released and announced by Ubuntu team. In addition, The Ubuntu team also announce the final release of Ubuntu Server, Cloud, Core products and Ubuntu flavors such as (Edubuntu 14.04, Kubuntu 14.04, Lubuntu 14.04, Ubuntu Gnome 14.04, Xubuntu 14.04, Ubuntu Studio 14.04, UbuntuKylin 14.04). All of them become LTS (long Term Support) version, It mea...
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Ex–Apple CEO John Sculley: Ousting Steve Jobs 'was a mistake'

Register - ‎5 hours ago‎
Ex–Apple CEO John Sculley, who engineered Steve Jobs' removal from managing the company's Macintosh division in May 1985 - a move that eventually led Jobs to resign that September - now thinks it may not have been such a good idea.
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Reliance Jio Infocomm to roll out 4G services soon: Mukesh Ambani

Times of India - ‎6 hours ago‎
Reliance Industries has "accelerated efforts to rollout state-of-the-art 4G services across the country," its chairman & managing director Mukesh Ambani said in a media statement Friday.

Apple has bigger plans than just song ID with Shazam deal

4 hours ago
Written by
Gregg Keizer
Computerworld - Apple will integrate music identification technology created by Shazam into the next version of iOS, according to a report by Bloomberg.
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First day box-office collection of '2 States'

Bollywood Mantra
2 hours ago
Written by
Daliya Ghose
The much awaited film of 2014 titled, '2 States' based on Chetan Bhagat's novel of the same name saw the light of the day on Friday and the film had a promising first day opening in most of the places of India.
Movie review by Anupama Chopra: It's a state of confusion in 2 States
2 States Movie Review
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Here's our verdict for #2States ! 2 States is an adorable love story with fantastic chemistry between Arjun Kapoor and Alia Bhatt. Although it could have been a better adaptation, it's a fun watch for the whole family. To read full reviews visit:  #MovieReviewsIndia  
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Britney Spears' dad wants her to stay single

Daily News & Analysis - ‎12 hours ago‎
Los Angeles: Singer Britney Spears' father Jamie does not want her to get married to David Lucado because he doesn't trust any man's intentions.
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IPL 7: Hyderabad restricted to 133/6 by Rajasthan

Hindustan Times - ‎2 hours ago‎
Sunrisers Hyderabad were restricted to a modest 133 for six by Rajasthan Royals in their IPL encounter at the Sheikh Zayed Stadium in Abu Dhabi on Friday.
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IPL 7: Maxwell, Miller win it for Punjab against CSK

Hindustan Times - ‎3 hours ago‎
Glenn Maxwell's 43-ball 95 powered King's XI Pujab to a six-wicket victory over Chennai Super Kings in their IPL match in Abu Dhabi on Friday with an over to spare.
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Ashley Cole faces Champions League semi-final snub - ‎1 hour ago‎
Jose Mourinho is considering overlooking Ashley Cole for Chelsea's Champions League semi-final clash with Atlético Madrid, which would cast serious doubt on the left back's Stamford Bridge future.

World youth boxing championships: Neeraj Parasar advances to last eight

The Hindu - ‎1 hour ago‎
Neeraj Parasar (64kg) clinched a superb 2-1 victory over Romania's Andrei Ninel Gheorghe to enter the quarterfinals even as the country's women pugilists bowed out of the World youth boxing championships in Sofia, Bulgaria on Friday.
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Monte Carlo Masters: Ferrer ends Nadal's run

The Hindu - ‎1 hour ago‎
Rafael Nadal's 30-match winning streak on clay ended on Friday when the world No.1 was upset 7-6(1), 6-4 by fellow Spaniard David Ferrer in the ATP Monte Carlo Masters quarterfinals.
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Quest for extraterrestrial life not over, say experts

Arab News - ‎2 hours ago‎
MILESTONE: An artist's concept of Kepler-186f , the first validated Earth-sized planet to orbit a distant star in the habitable zone, a range of distance from a star where liquid water might pool on the planet's surface.
NASA's Kepler Telescope Discovers Earth-Like Planet
Astronomers Spot 'Most Earth-Like Planet Yet'
Brian Koberlein
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Twins NASA and JPL have announced the discovery of an Earth-sized planet orbiting in the habitable zone of its star.  This has led to some popular press announcements that Earth’s twin has been discovered, but these planets are twins more in line with Danny DeVito and Arnold Schwarzenegger than identical twins. It should also be emphasized that being in the “Goldilocks Zone” of a star does not mean the planet harbors life, or even liquid water....
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Does Delhi's Purana Qila have a Mahabharata connection?

NDTV - ‎7 hours ago‎
Delhi: On World Heritage Day, the Archaeological Survey of India opened its excavation site at the Purana Qila in the capital to the public, allowing visitors to take in the city's history, dating back all the way to the 3rd century BC or even earlier.
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Scientists identify target for treating dengue

Times of India - ‎14 hours ago‎
NEW YORK: In a significant discovery, researchers have identified a target for dengue fever that can help develop vaccines for the deadly disease that has infected over 100 million people worldwide so far.
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12 gold bars found INSIDE Delhi businessman in hospital because he kept ...

Daily Mail - ‎1 hour ago‎
Stunned doctors were shocked to find 12 gold bars inside the stomach of an Indian businessman who was admitted to hospital due to vomiting.
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Victims of bullying live with the consequences for decades, study says

Los Angeles Times
2 hours ago
Written by
Karen Kaplan
Victims of bullies suffer the psychological consequences all the way until middle age, with higher levels of depression, anxiety and suicide, new research shows.