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NRI banker loses divorce claim in UK court

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LONDON: A British judge has dismissed an NRI investment banker’s claim that he did not owe his ex-wife a divorce payout as their marriage ceremony in India was never legal. Amit Goyal, a high-earning former UBS banker, had met his ...

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All deals with Rolls-Royce put on hold till CBI probe is over

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NEW DELHI: India has put all deals with Rolls-Royce on hold till the CBI completes its probe into allegations against the global engine manufacturer for employing middlemen and paying them hefty commissions in contracts worth around Rs 10,000 crore with state-owned Hindustan Aeronautics Ltd ...

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Why you are not losing weight

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Are you dieting, but not losing weight? This doesn’t mean that you’re cheating, but that you are making some common mistakes Most of the times it happens that we diet andwork out regularly, but still don’t lose weight. The problem may have more ...

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In Lucknow, Modi attacks ‘secular parties’ over communal riots

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NEW DELHI: BJP prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi on Sunday attacked Samajwadi Party and Congress over their “secularism” plank. Slamming SP, BSP and Congress, Narendra Modi on Sunday said they are misleading people by wearing a veil of secularism to hide their ...

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Delhi hotels are amongst the worst in the world: Online survey

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MUMBAI: Hotels in Delhi are considered as one of the worst in the world as per the trivago Reputation Ranking of 100 destinations which places them in the 90th position, while those in Mumbai have fared better. The ranking is based on ...

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Sahara boss Subrata Roy held after 7-hour drama, sent to police custody

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LUCKNOW: After hours of high drama, Sahara Group boss Subrata Roy was arrested on Friday and produced before the chief judicial magistrate (CJM) who directed police to ensure his personal appearance in the Supreme Court by 2pm on March 4. Rejecting Roy’s plea for ...

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Missile Maker Kongsberg Probed for Corruption on Romanian Deals

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Kongsberg Gruppen ASA (KOG), the Norwegian developer of a missile for the F-35 fighter aircraft, is being investigated by antitrust authorities in Norway for possible corruption in relation to dealings in Romania. The investigation, led by the Norwegian National Authority for ...

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Corrupt Chinese officials flee overseas, some bound for Australia

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Beijing: Corrupt Chinese officials are fleeing overseas in increasing numbers to countries including Australia as an intensifying crackdown on graft takes hold within the ruling Communist Party, according to a new government think tank report. The Chinese Academy of Social Sciences, ...

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Viktor Yanukovych is gone, but where are Ukraine’s missing millions?

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The fast-moving events of the past few days in Ukraine have shown the depth of anger over the violence and corruption of the regime of Viktor Yanukovych and his cronies. There may now be early elections, andYanukovych has fled, but ...

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