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South Africa demanded Rs 180 crore to host IPL 7

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BCCI would have loved to host the IPL in South Africa but the plan was shelved because of the cost factor. According to sources, Cricket South Africa (CSA) was demanding close to Rs 180 crore to host the T20 event, though it could not be ...

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PIO woman who set hubby on fire gets 20 years’ jail for arson

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This much almost all parties seemed to agree on. Shriya Patel took a taxi on a spring morning in 2012, stopped at a gas station to fill a canister with petrol, and picked up candle-sticks, masking tape, and other supplies at a WalMart. ...

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US judge dismisses charges in Devyani Khobragade case

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An Indian diplomat whose arrest and strip search spurred an international flap had charges against her dismissed by a federal judge on Wednesday. The judge’s ruling said Devyani Khobragade had diplomatic immunity when she was indicted on charges of fraudulently ...

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Malaysian jet: China releases satellite images of possible crash site

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China’s official Xinhua News Agencysaid that a government website has satellite images of suspected debris from the missingMalaysia Airlines plane off the southern tip of Vietnam. The report Wednesday says the images from around 11am on March 9 appear to show “three ...

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IPL 7 to be held from April 16 to June 1; first leg to be played in UAE

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United Arab Emirates will stage the initial phase of the IPL while Bangladesh was kept on standby for some of the matches by the BCCI, ending weeks of speculation over the venues of the high-profile event which was on Wednesday scheduled from ...

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Director accuses Madhurima of being unprofessional

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Looks like all’s not well between director Anil Kumar and actress Madhurima, who plays the lead along with Vinay in Serndhu Polama. The director alleges that Madhurima failed to extend cooperation while shooting for the film in New Zealand. Anil, who has directed ...

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Subrata Roy to seek hearing from Supreme Court on Wednesday

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In civil prison under judicial custody since March 4, Sahara group chief Subrata Roy’s lawyers are likely to mention his case before the Supreme Court on Wednesday and seek urgent hearing in the matter relating to refund of Rs 20,000 crore by two Sahara ...

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Missing plane changed course, Malaysian military says

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The missing Boeing 777 jetliner changed course over the sea, crossed Malaysia and reached the Strait of Malacca — hundreds of miles from its last position recorded by civilian authorities, Malaysian militaryofficials said on Tuesday, citing military radar data. The development ...

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Rahul compares Modi with Hitler, says he stole Gujarat farmers’ land

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In what could turn out to be the “maut ka saudagar” moment of this Lok Sabha election, Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhion Tuesday compared BJP’s PM candidateNarendra Modi to Hitler, and accused him of stealing land belonging to farmers, calling him a thief. Addressing a ...

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