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Tom Cruise to reconnect with daughter Suri

By   /  February 24, 2017  /  Entertainment  /  Comments Off on Tom Cruise to reconnect with daughter Suri

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Actor Tom Cruise is reportedly ready to reunite with daughter Suri after more than three years. According to a source, Cruise “has some reprioritising in his life” after mourning the loss of his mother Mary Lee South, who died at age 80 earlier this month, reports aceshowbiz.com.

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Leicester City sack manager

By   /  February 24, 2017  /  Sports  /  Comments Off on Leicester City sack manager

Leicester City sack manager

London, Feb. 24: Claudio Ranieri, who led Leicester City to the English Premier League title last season, has been sacked. “The board reluctantly feels that a change of leadership, while admittedly painful, is necessary in the club’s greatest interest,” said a club statement on Thursday, reports Xinhua news agency.

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Atletico Madrid to host Barcelona in La Liga match

By   /  February 24, 2017  /  Sports  /  Comments Off on Atletico Madrid to host Barcelona in La Liga match

Madrid, Feb. 24: Atletico Madrid will host Barcelona on Sunday in a decisive match of La Liga to define the top places at the table. Both teams will seek to diminish the difference in points to pursue La Liga leader Real Madrid, which recently lost the postponed match against Valencia, reports Efe.

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Second division football club forfeits match, owner absconding

By   /  February 24, 2017  /  Sports  /  Comments Off on Second division football club forfeits match, owner absconding

Kolkata, Feb. 24: Pride Sports, a Madhya Pradesh-based club currently playing the second division league organised by the All India Football Federation (AIFF), has all but disbanded club operations, also giving a walkover to their opponents in their last group engagement on Friday.

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30 killed in Syria suicide blast

By   /  February 24, 2017  /  World  /  Comments Off on 30 killed in Syria suicide blast

Damascus, Feb 24: At least 30 persons were killed in a suicide bombing in Syria’s Susian town on Friday, a monitor group reported. The bombing targeted Turkey-backed rebels who along with Turkish forces captured nearby Al Bab city a day earlier after dislodging the Islamic State (IS) militant group out of that key area near […]

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Messi is one win away from his 400th for Barcelona

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Messi is one win away from his 400th for Barcelona

Barcelona, Feb. 23: Argentine football star Lionel Messi is just one win away from reaching 400 victories with Barcelona, when the team visits the Vicente Calderon on Sunday to play against hosts Atletico Madrid in La Liga round 24. If Barcelona wins the upcoming tie, Messi will reach the 400 win mark out of 565 […]

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Dohmen, Naomi named best hockey players of 2016

By   /  February 23, 2017  /  Sports  /  Comments Off on Dohmen, Naomi named best hockey players of 2016

Chandigarh, Feb. 23: Olympic silver medallist John-John Dohmen of Belgium and retiring Netherlands star Naomi Van As were named the male and female Players of the Year for 2016, respectively, by the International Hockey Federation (FIH) here on Thursday. Britain’s Olympic gold medallist Maddie Hinch was adjudged the female Goalkeeper of the Year while David […]

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Foreign funds, rupee push equities markets marginally higher

By   /  February 23, 2017  /  Business  /  Comments Off on Foreign funds, rupee push equities markets marginally higher

Mumbai, Feb. 23: Indian equities markets closed on Thursday on a flat-to-positive note as inflow of foreign funds and rupee appreciation buoyed investors’ sentiments. Besides, healthy buying in the telecom sector after Bharti Airtel announced a Telenor India buy out enhanced investors’ risk-taking appetite. The benchmark indices touched their new closing highs of 2017, even […]

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Bharti Airtel to buy out Telenor India

By   /  February 23, 2017  /  Business  /  Comments Off on Bharti Airtel to buy out Telenor India

New Delhi/Mumbai, Feb 23 : India’s largest telecom service provider Bharti Airtel on Thursday announced that it has inked a definitive agreement to acquire Telenor India. According to the telecom major, it has entered into a definitive agreement with Telenor South Asia Investments to acquire Telenor (India) Communications Private Limited. The acquisition is subject to […]

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CBEC launches GST mobile application

By   /  February 23, 2017  /  Business  /  Comments Off on CBEC launches GST mobile application

New Delhi, Feb. 23: In step with the governments Digital India initiative, the Central Board of Excise and Customs (CBEC) on Thursday launched a Goods and Services Tax (GST) mobile application for taxpayers to readily access a host of information related to the new indirect tax regime. “Taxpayers can readily access a host of information […]

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