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5 Takeaways from Tamil Star Rajinikanth’s Speech (See Full Speech)

For the first time Tamil star Rajinikanth has divulged his inner thoughts about politics and how he would conduct, if God willing. He has categorically denied any possibility of joining any political party. Speaking to his fans on Monday in Chennai, Rajinikanth said: “Some people wanted to become MLAs and have been using me to make money. God willing, if ...

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Hollywood Sees Virtual Reality as Game Changer, Study Finds

The Consumer Technology Association (CTA) and National Association of Television Program Executives (NATPE) have announced the findings of a joint virtual reality (VR) research study of content creators in the Hollywood community that paint a picture for the future of the nascent technology. The study is part of an ongoing multi-year partnership between the two organizations. The study, conducted through 16 ...

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India Marks 69th Independence Day With Pro-Farmer Echo (Full Text, Video, Photos)

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India marked the 69th Independence Day on August 15, 2015 with flag hoisting by Prime Minister Narendra Modi at the Red Fort in New Delhi and a ceremonial speech marked by what India achieved and what it envisions to achieve. The day began with PM Narendra Modi greeting  the nation, “”Independence Day greetings to all my fellow Indians. स्वतंत्रता दिवस ...

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Hyundai CRETA All Set to Enter Indian Market Tomorrow: Full Specs and features

Car manufacturer and the largest passenger car exporter Hyundai Motor India Ltd is all set to launch its much awaited Global SUV-CRETA tomorrow, riding high on the news of more than 10,000 pre-bookings. “CRETA has created immense excitement even before its launch with its bold and stylish looks. We are delighted to receive an overwhelming response with over 28,500 enquiries ...

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Pro Kabaddi 2015 kicks off – Schedule, Time, Venue,Teams

The Pro-Kabaddi Season 2 kicked off on Saturday, July 18 at the NSCI Stadium in Mumbai with hosts and last year’s runners-up U Mumba taking on the defending champions Jaipur Pink Panthers. Bollywood megastar Amitabh Bachchan sang the National Anthem at the opening ceremony of the kabaddi event on Saturday and U Mumba won the opening, repeating the fact that Jaipur ...

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Hyundai Creta Creates Curiosity as Pre-bookings Cross 10000

Hyundai Motor India has seen more than 10,000 bookings for its upcoming SUV vehicle Creta, which is scheduled to be rolled out on July 21. More than 10,000 customers have already confirmed the purchase of the SUV, before the scheduled Global launch on July 21, 2015. The SUV has already received the highest ever interest to purchase it within 10 ...

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IIFA Fashion Extravaganza: Breath-taking show kicks off

The IIFA Fashion Extravaganza which was held yesterday in Shangri La, Kuala Lumpur was hosted by Neha Dhupia and Vivek Oberoi. The extravagant Fashion showcase featured the spectacular work of renowed designers like Masaba Gupta and Rocky S. The showstoppers for this lifestyle showcase included Bipasha Basu, Dia Mirza, Aditi Rao Hydari, Kriti Sannon, Mika Singh, Aftab Shivdasani and Huma ...

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Twitter Adds ‘Highlights’ Feature for Android Phones Now, Takes Shot at Facebook

Pitted against ever-modifying Facebook in social networking arena, Twitter is undre duress to invent new ways to enhance the tweeting culture among its users and the latest feature it has added is “Highlights”, which helps users sift through numerous tweets on their feed at a glance quickly. The new feature “Highlights” provides on a platter two summaries daily “of the best tweets ...

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I-League Football: Bengaluru FC strike twice to down Pune team

Pune FC played gracious hosts on Tuesday as they let in two first-half goals to defending champions Bengaluru FC who thus tucked into third place in the Hero I-League standings. Goals by Shankar Sampingiraj in the very first minute and C.K. Vineeth (43rd) set up Bengaluru’s seventh win in 14 outings that took their tally to 25 points, just behind ...

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McCullum Mesmerises to Smash Mumbai Indians for CSK in IPL

Openers Dwayne Smith and Brendon McCullum gave an explosive start, as Chennai Super Kings carved out an emphatic six wicket win over a lacklustre Mumbai Indians with 20 balls to spare at the Wankhede Stadium here. Dwayne Barvo (13; 5 b, 1 x4,1×6) struck the winning runs with a over boundary, as Chennai reached 189/4 in 16.4 overs, in reply ...

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Warner Warms up To Bring Glory to Sunrisers Hyderabad, Deafeating RCB

Bangalore, April 13 : Skipper David Warner blasted a 27-ball 57 (6×4, 4×6) to help Sunrisers Hyderabad notch their first success in two outings with an eight-wicket win over Royal Challengers Bangalore in the Indian Premier League T20 tournament in Bangalore on Monday. Warner and fellow-opener Shikhar Dhawan (50 not out, 42b, 4×6, 2×4) put on 82 runs in 7.2 overs ...

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Today is World Autism Day, Blue Everywhere?

April 2 is observed as the World Austism Awareness Day and many monuments around the world have turned blue marking the occasion. It is officially World Autism Awareness Day! Join the #LIUB movement at http://t.co/y9jTXiI36o pic.twitter.com/rUbsnQlFPI— Autism Speaks (@autismspeaks) April 2, 2015 In New York, landmark buildings like the Empire State Building will show blue on top while the Prince’s ...

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India Wins Against West Indies, 4th Match Victory in Row

A superlative bowling performance helped India beat the West Indies by four wickets in a World Cup Pool B encounter at the WACA on Friday. They registered their fourth straight victory and qualified for the quarterfinals. Skipper Jason Holder (57) waged a lone battle as the West Indies were bowled out for 182 in 44.2 overs. During the chase, Mahendra ...

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Sri Lanka wins over Bangladesh by 92 runs

With centuries from veterans Tillakaratne Dilshan and Kumar Sangakkara, Sri Lanka banished  Bangladesh by 92 runs in World Cup match at the Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG) on Thursday. The 1996 edition champions reached a mammoth 332 for the loss of only one wicket. In reply, Bangladesh were bowled out for 240 in only 47 overs. With the win, the Lankans ...

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Suresh Prabhu Presents Railway Budget 2015 Without Fare Rise

Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu has presented his maiden budget for the Indian Railways in the Lok Sabha on Thursday at 12:10 PM and spared the middle class from any fare hike for the first time, brining relief to many passengers. Without tinkering with passenger fares, Minister Suresh Prabhu presented his maiden budget for Indian Railways in the Lok Sabha, promising ...

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England Thrashes India by 9 Wickets in Tri Series ODI

A brilliant all-round performance by England helped them thrash India by nine wickets and in the process gain a bonus point in the third match of the One-Day International (ODI) tri-series, also involving Australia, at the Gabba here Tuesday. Pacers James Anderson and Steven Finn played a starring role as England bowled India out for a paltry 153 in 39.3 ...

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