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After Britain, US Calls For Mamata

Kolkata: A silver-lining seemed to have emerged amidst the present scenario of foreign investment in West Bengal, as Chief Minister Mamata Bannerjee has been invited by an US business council expressing business interest in the state. State Finance Minister Amit Mitra on Wednesday confirmed that an... read more »

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Digital India:Transparent, accountable and citizen-friendly

In order to transform the country into a digitally empowered knowledge economy, PM Narendra Modi formally launched the Digital India Week on Wednesday in New Delhi.The event is attended by a number of prominent industry leaders from across the world.The government is expecting investments to the... read more »

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Flood in Jalpaiguri, 400 People Affected

Jalpaiguri: At least 400 people have been affected in jalpaiguri district following release of excess water in Teesta river after rains in upper reaches. The affected areas are under Rajganj block of the district and people’s houses have inundated since last night, the block’s BDO TN... read more »

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Car Bomb Kill 25 Soldiers in Egypt

Cairo: At least 25 Egyptian soldiers have been killed on Teusday in a car bomb explosion – said to be part of a coordinated wave of attacks. Security sources say the the military post in North Sinai was among several targeted, along with a police station, by suspected Islamist... read more »

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Nehru’s Grandfather was a Muslim: Wiki

New Delhi: Trouble seems to be brewing for the Modi led NDA coalition in the centre. After Lalitgate plagued BJP, the Congress now alleged that Wikipedia pages on former Prime Minister Jawaharal Nehru and his father Motilal Nehru have been altered. The Congress claims that the editing was done from... read more »

Sports Top 6

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Dunga to keep Brazil Job

Rio De Janeiro: Brazil coach Dunga will keep his job until after the 2018 World cup despite the team’s quarterfinal exit at the Copa America, the country’s top football official said. Dunga who took over as coach of the Selecao for a second time after last... read more »

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Nightmare for Paraguay! Argentina eases to Copa Final

Argentina: 6 ( Rojo-15′, Pastore-27′, di María 47′, 53′, Agüero 80′, Higuaín 83′) Paraguay: 1 (Barrios 43′) Concepcion: Lionel Messi produced a scintillating individual performance as Argentina destroyed Paraguay 6-1 to... read more »

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Ronaldinho to join Turkish club Antalyaspor

Antalya: Legendary Brazilian striker Ronaldinho has agreed to join newly-promoted Turkish side Antalyaspor and team up with former Barcelona teammate Samuel Eto’o. Antalyaspor president Gultekin Gencer says the club and 2005 World Player of the Year award winner... read more »

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Virat’s ‘Baburao’ dubsmash goes viral in social networks

New Delhi: India Test skipper Virat Kohli has finally made his Dubsmash debut as he posted his maiden video on the social networking site. Interestingly, the video took the social media by surprise as the stylish right-hander mimicked a scene from Bollywood blockbuster... read more »

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Nadal eases past Bellucci in Wimbledon first round

London:   If his opponents imagine Rafael Nadal is a reduced force at Wimbledon because of his poor run of form on clay this summer, the Spaniard reminded them on Tuesday that the weapons which won him two titles are still functioning efficiently. Nadal needed a... read more »

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Williams sisters pull out of Wimbledon doubles

London: American five-times Wimbledon women`s doubles champion Serena and Venus Williams pulled out of this year`s tournament on Tuesday, the All England Club said in a statement. No reason was given for the withdrawal of the 12th seeds. The Williams sisters won the... read more »

BUSINESS
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Sensex above 28k again

Mumbai: Reclaiming the 28,000-mark after 10 weeks today, the benchmark BSE Sensex surged by 240 points on across-the-board buying after the government promised capital support to PSU banks amid... read more »

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Housing.Com Fires CEO Rahul Yadav

Bangalore: The board of Housing.com has fired co-founder Rahul Yadav as CEO, bringing to an end a tumultuous relationship at one of India’s... read more »

Greece Seeks EU Loans After IMF Debt Default

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Brussels: Greece lurched deeper into crisis today as European finance ministers prepared to consider a request for new loans in a last-ditch effort to keep the... read more »

Amidst technology and belief, PM to launch ‘Digit...

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New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi will launch the ‘Digital India Week’ in the national capital this evening with a view to empower the people... read more »

Amidst Greek crisis, Sensex crosses 28000

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Mumbai: Even as the Greek Tragedy continues to create havoc in European markets, Indian equities are continuing their uptick today. The key benchmark Sensex... read more »

CRIME
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After raping child, minor drops her at home

Chandigarh: One child was raped by her neighbour who is a minor. The Std. XI student lured her with chocolates and took her to an isolated palce where he gangraped her. The 17 year old has been... read more »

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Lawyer found murdered in Delhi

New Delhi: A lawyer was found dead this morning outside a roadside eatery near Tis Hazari court in north Delhi. Police suspect it to be a case of... read more »

Man rapes daughter, sentence to Life imprisonment

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Coimbatore: A man has been sentenced to life imprisonment for raping his own daughter and step daughter by a local court of Madukkarai area of Coimbatore. The... read more »

Couple arrested for smuggling gold at Delhi airport

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New Delhi: A married couple has been arrested for allegedly trying to smuggle into the country gold valuing about Rs 42 lakh at international airport on... read more »

Public sector bank looted at Bandel

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Bandel:A public sector bank was looted on Tuesday at Bandel. At around 11 am in the morning a gang of dacoits plunged into the bank and looted huge sums of... read more »

ENTERTAINMENT
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World Wide rights of ‘Namastey England’ sold for Rs. ...

Mumbai: Earlier there was a report that Vipul Shah would be seen collaborating with Akshay Kumar for the sequel to the popular film ‘Namastey London’, titled ‘Namastey England’. While a... read more »

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Taapsee in search for exotic Wedding destination

Mumbai: Actress Taapsee Pannu has been busy hunting for interesting wedding destinations for her wedding planning business along with sister... read more »

Navya Naveli, the star in the making

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Mumbai:  Bollywood star kids have a tendency to be all glam and glitzy since that is what they grow up seeing. Grand daughter of Amitabh Bachchan Navya Naveli... read more »

Shahid-Meera wedding card leaks in internet

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Mumbai:  Shahid Kapoor and Mira Rajput’s wedding has been the talking point in the industry for months now. But now, speculations can finally be put to... read more »

Fans to welcome ‘Welcome Back’ on Sept 4

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Mumbai: John Abraham-starrer “Welcome Back” will finally make its way to theatres on September 4, after repeated delays in the last few... read more »

HEALTH
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Smoking decreases the size of your Penis!

Some facts you did not know about your genitilia: The average erect Indian male penis measures up to about 5.56 inches. While the largest penis ever recorded in an erect state is 13.5 inches.  In... read more »

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Condoms to change colour in case of sexual Infecti...

London: From the juveniles come one of the most adult adorable inventions. Three U.K. teens are on the noble road to building a building a better... read more »

Six Interesting Sex positions for Lesbians

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Many articles have been written about sex positions for straight couples but only a few for homosexuals and lesbians. So here are six positions for lesbian... read more »

Redness in eyes is caused by urine and not chlorine

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A new report has recently clarified a long-standing misconception that eyes go red and stingy after swimming because of urine and not chlorine. The Centers for... read more »

Sex is not enough for complete happiness

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London: If you think more sex will make you happier in life, you are wrong, claims a new study. In their first study to examine the causal connection between... read more »

LIFESTYLE
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Five ways to win lottery

In last 10-15  a lot of changes are happening in the  world. In the age of  Information technology some evolution has happened in lottery also, 1. Play Online More Are you still going down to your... read more »

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Enjoy Ramzan with dessert treats

Kolkata: The holy month of Ramzan brings with it joy, laughter and lot of sweet surprises with yummy treats in store. For a few, it may get a little... read more »

10 crazy facts that you should know about condoms

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1. Only 5 percent of men around the world wear condoms. Keep in mind, this is a cross section of a variety of different countries that may or may not have easy... read more »

App launched to suggest dating tips

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New Delhi: In a bid to empower single Indian females looking for a serious relationship, to find the right partner, the first women centric app Matchify has... read more »

15 reasons why Sex is important to stay healthy

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The good feelings swirling around the brain during sexytimes are due to brain chemistry, specifically dopamine and opoid chemicals. But the goodness extends... read more »

POLITICS
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Amidst tears, Siuli lashes out at TMC

Kolkata: Suspended Trinamool MLA Siuli Saha during a press conference on Tuesday goes all out against TMC over the party’s decision to suspend her. The Haldia legislator said, “It is the media... read more »

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2 lakh people will be recruited by govt: Mamata

Kolkata: West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee chaired a Cabinet Meeting at Nabanna today which took several important decisions.After the meeting, the West... read more »

TMC suspends Mukul’s scion Siuli and Shilbhadra

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Kolkata: Citing instances of hurting the interest of Trinamool Congress as a whole and also being instrumental in undermining the party’s national... read more »

FIR lodged against Mamata’s nephew Abhishek Baner...

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Kolkata: An FIR has been lodged against Mamata Banerjee’s nephew Abhishek Banerjee by the Bharatiya Janata Party on Tuesday. The move was confirmed by... read more »

Case should be registered against Abhishek: BJP

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New Delhi: The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Tuesday slammed Trinamool Congress Party (TMC) leader Abhishek Banerjee over his statement wherein he said that... read more »

SPORTS
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ATK is in talks with Claudio Pizzaro as the Marquee

Kolkata: The ISL champions Atletico De Kolkata is in talks with Peru strilker Claudio Pizzaro as their marquee for the upcoming season which is scheduled to start from October 3. He last appeared for... read more »

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Another heroic effort of Wahab Riaz in cricket fie...

Colombo:   If the size of Pakistan pace spearhead Wahab Riaz’s heart was ever in doubt, his defiance of pain and fear in the 2nd Test against Sri... read more »

Chennaiyin FC retain Bernard Mendy

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Chennai: Chennaiyin FC have retained French defender Bernard Mendy for the second season of the Hero Indian Super League. Mendy was undoubtedly one of the best... read more »

MB to finalise 4th foreigner after July 7

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Kollata: A few days back the MB club website had announced that the World Cupper of Honduras Georgie Welcome Collins would be the 4th foreigner of the green... read more »

First day-night test match to commence on Nov 27

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Canberra: World Champions Australia will be holding the first day and night test match which will start from November 27 against New Zealand and will be played... read more »

TECHNOLOGY
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Facebook algorithm recognizes people face even if it can’t ...

Washington: Facebook has developed an algorithm that can recognize people even if it cannot see their face.Facebook’s artificial intelligence team has developed an experimental recognition... read more »

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NASA May Use Nuke Against Stray Asteroids

Washington: American space agency NASA may use nuclear weapons to destroy interplanetary rock which may come into a collision course with earth. In a... read more »

Microsoft clarifies stand on free Windows 10

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New York: Tech giant Microsoft which is coming up with its brand new Microsoft Windows 10 has cleared the air about the availability of free Windows 10. The... read more »

Google Bans Revenge Porn

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New York: Google is finally taking steps to remove “revenge porn” from its search results. The company announced a new policy on Friday that will... read more »

“Welcome Back, Nokia”: Mobile Phones

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Washington: Nokia has revealed that it is returning to mobile phones business.Nokia had sold its devices and services business to Microsoft last year. Rajeev... read more »

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CU Professors Manhandled, Partha Defend Culprits

Kolkata: State education Minister Partha Chatterjee on Wednesday said that he will meet the protesting Webcutta members on July 3, to address their grievances. Rubbishing allegations that... read more »

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Victoria Memorial Makes it to The ‘Hall of Fame’

Kolkata: The iconic Victoria Memorial hall(VMH) here has been inducted in TripAdvisor’s ‘Hall of Fame’ making it the only museum in India to get thumbs up from three... read more »

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Webcuta-TMCP clash in CU turns ugly

Kolkata: After Scottish Church College, the campus of Calcutta University sees one of the darkest days in its history. Since Wednesday morning the campus area saw a tiff tussle between the... read more »

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