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Pakistan remains ready to act against Indian aggression, says Pakistan’s foreign office

The Indian claim also attracted response from Pakistan’s former director general Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) major general Asif Ghafoor, who iterated that India’s initiated war would be ended by Pakistan. Nobody should underestimate our resolve to effectively thwart any aspiration of aggression against Pakistan: Aisha Farooqui, spokesperson for Pakistan foreign office | File photo from …

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Coronavirus likely to hit business in India; mobile, TV companies fear disruption

NEW DELHI: India may lose business worth millions of dollars due to the Chinese coronavirus epidemic. The scare around the virus — as cases spread — as well as precautions threaten to disrupt supply of components and availability and launch of mobiles phones, televisions and other electronics products. The parts pipeline of top brands such …

Finance

Wellington Weather Forecast, India vs New Zealand 4th T20I:

Wellington Weather Forecast, India vs New Zealand 4th T20I: There is no prediction of rain for Friday in Wellington as India take on New Zealand for the 4th match of the 5-T20I series. Wellington Weather Forecast, India vs New Zealand 4th T20I (AP) An unassailable lead has opened up the window for experimentation but there …

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Official: Remains of 2 US troops recovered from Afghan site

American defence official states that there is no indication that plane was downed by Taliban neither did they face any resistance in reaching the crash site. Remain of the crashed plane | AP A US defence official says the United States has recovered the remains of two American service members killed in the crash of …

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NIA seeks transfer of Elgar Parishad case to Mumbai court

The National Investigation Agency (NIA), which has taken over the Elgar Parishad-Maoist links case from Pune Police, has filed an application before a court here, seeking transfer of seized evidence, court records and other material to a special NIA court in Mumbai. Sources said the NIA informed the Pune court that a fresh First Information …

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Coffee Day posts Rs 190 crore loss in Q2

BENGALURU: Coffee Day Enterprises (CDEL), which runs the Cafe Coffee Day chain, reported a loss of Rs 190 crore for the second quarter ended September 30, compared to a profit of Rs 24 crore in the same period the year before, as per its management compiled numbers. The stock exchanged had warned that CDEL’s shares …

Finance

ISL: Gurpreet Sandhu’s heroic save helps Bengaluru secure narrow victory over Hyderabad

Nishu Kumar’s seventh-minute strike turned out to be enough for the hosts to claim full points as Hyderabad failed to convert multiple chances including a penalty strike. Gurpreet Singh Sandhu pulled off a brilliant penalty save in the 23rd minute (@indsuperleague) HIGHLIGHTS Nishu Kumar’s seventh minute strike turned out to be enough for the hosts …

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Jerusalem will remain Israel’s undivided capital: Donald Trump in his Mideast plan

Unveiling his administration’s Middle East peace plan alongside Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu at the White House, Donald Trump said Israel has taken a “giant step” towards peace. President Donald Trump is joined by Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu. (Rep photo: AP) United States President Donald Trump on Tuesday said Jerusalem “will remain Israel’s undivided …

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‘Dirty pictures’ emerge in DSP Davinder Singh case

The anti-terror probe agency National Investigation Agency (NIA), which sent Jammu and Kashmir Police (JKP) DSP Davinder Singh’s phone to forensics, found a huge amount of obscene content and sleazy pictures on disgraced cop’s phone, besides a list of 3,500 contacts. Director-General YC Modi on Tuesday had reviewed the investigations in Jammu. Sources said that …

Politics

Kotak Mahindra Bank to withdraw court case against RBI, to pare promoter stake to 26% in six months

NEW DELHI: Private sector lender Kotak Mahindra Bank on Thursday said it will withdraw a case concerning dilution of promoters’ shareholding in the bank which it had filed against the RBI in the Bombay high court. Kotak Mahindra Bank said the RBI has given its in-principle acceptance for reducing promoters’ shareholding to 26 per cent …