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Sindhu, PV Sindhu, new Rio Fame for India Returns to Roaring Reception

Unlike Saina Nehwal, PV Sindhu is all in praise for her coach P. Gopichand for her reaching the finals against all odds and opponents and winng the only silver medal in Rio Olympics. She defeated Tai Tzu-Ying (pre quarters), Wang Yihan (quarterfinals) and Nozomi Okuhara (semifinals), before bowing down to Spain’s Carolina Marin in the finals giving her a tough ...

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IIFA 2015 Kicks Off as Stars Descend in Glitzy Kuala Lumpur

Kuala Lumpur is witnessing extra glitz and glitter today as Bollywood stars arrive in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia for one big celebration of the year, that is IIFA, that was held in Florida last year. The 16th annual International Indian Film Academy(IIFA) 2015 will be held at Stadium Putra, Bukit Jalil. It will be a three day celebration to be kick start ...

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Obama arrives in New Delhi to red carpet welcome by Modi (Photos)

US President Barack Obama arrived in New Delhi on Sunday morning on a three-day India visit – his second in five years – and he will attend the Republic Day parade tomorrow at Rajpath. Departing from protocol, he was received by Prime Minister Narendra Modi at the VVIP terminal of the Indira Gandhi International Airport. As Obama alighted from his ...

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India Upbeat on 15% Increase Japanese Companies Presence in Country

India welcomed the rise of 15 percent in Japanese companies coming to the country during 2014 and stressed that Japan is a key partner in Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s ‘Make in India’ Initiative, during talks between External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj and her Japanese counterpart Fumio Kishida here Saturday. Both leaders held extensive discussions spread over four hours, beginning for ...

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Taj Mahal Entry Tickets Now Available Online from Dec. 25, 2014

With over 5 million visitors this year compared to 6 million in 2013, the Archaeological Survey of India (ASI), which safeguards the Taj Mahal, India’s premier marble monument of love, will open online booking for entrance tickets from December 25, 2014, marking the birthday of former BJP PM Atal Behari Vajpayee, who never married. The long-pending demand from Agra hoteliers ...

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Modi says ‘Deeply touched by Warm Welcome’

On his five-day visit to US, Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Modi thanked the Indian American Community on Friday after receiving a warm welcome by them in New York. Modi expressed his gratitude through the microblogging website Twitter, saying: “A big thank you for the warm welcome in New York! Deeply touched. Looking forward to a great trip ahead.” After received ...

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