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Mumbai-born brothers sell ad tech company to Chinese investors for $900m

Two Mumbai-bred siblings turned billionaires on Monday when they sold their advertising technology startup to Chinese investors for $900 million. The 34-year-old Divyank Turakhia and his older brother Bhavin, 36, who grew up in the suburbs of Juhu and Andheri and turned web entrepreneurs in their teens struck an all-cash deal to divest their company […]

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3 of 9 addresses of Dawood in Pak found incorrect: UN

UNITED NATIONS: Three of the nine places cited by India as addresses of underworld don Dawood Ibrahim  in Pakistan have been found incorrect by a UN committee, which has removed these from its list. HIGHLIGHTS UN committee has found 3 of 9 addresses of Dawood in Pakistan incorrect. India, in a dossier, had cited these […]

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SpiceJet gives Northeast connectivity a boost, adds flights there

NEW DELHI: Northeast India is all set to get better connectivity with low cost carrier SpiceJet launching a number of flights for the region using its Q400 fleet. From October 4, the LCC will fly to Silchar, Gorakhpur and Aizawl. It will operate new flights on sectors like Kolkata-Silchar-Guwahati; Kolkata-Aizawl-Guwahati and Kolkata-Gorakhpur-Delhi. Kolkata-Visakhapatnam-Kolkata flights will […]

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Sindhu has a coach I didn’t have – my husband

Gopichand’s wife PVV Lakshmi tells Vijay Tagore how India’s most successful coach is completely consumed by his passion for the sport Not many know that Pullela Gopichand’s wife Lakshmi, also a shuttler, represented India in the 1996 Atlanta Olympics. The former national champion now helps her husband run an academy in Hyderabad that has already […]

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AAP Doesn’t Have Money To Fight Elections: Arvind Kejriwal

AAP chief Arvind Kejriwal said that his party does not have enough money to fight elections. PANAJI:  Arvind Kejriwal has said that his Aam Aadmi Party (AAP), which has been governing Delhi for over a year, does not have money to fight elections. “It would look odd but it is true that despite a one-and-half […]

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Jigisha Ghosh Murder Case: 2 Sentenced To Death, One Gets Life Term

Jigisha Ghosh’s murderers drove her to a deserted area where they killed her and abandoned her. (File) Two men have been sentenced to death and one to life in jail for the murder of IT executive Jigisha Ghosh in Delhi in 2009. [ads2] Jigisha, 28, an operations manager with a consultancy firm, was kidnapped and […]

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Karan Affairs: I Refuse To Be A Private Parts Prude. So Sit Down (I Can’t)

So I’m on a plane, a charter flight, zipping my way from San Jose to Orlando. The plane is full of fun and energy. Some of our industry’s most glamorous faces are on board, there are large plushy seats, personalized service and my entire Dream Team looking at me with increasing concern – for once, […]

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On Camera, Minister Mahesh Sharma’s Staff Slaps Guards Who Stopped His Car

Union Minister Mahesh Sharma’s security officer is seen beating watchmen GHAZIABAD:  A member of Union minister Mahesh Sharma’s security detail is seen in CCTV footage repeatedly slapping housing complex guards who had stopped the minister’s car at the gates. [ads2] “It took hardly two minutes for us to open the gate, still the minister’s security […]

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Madhya Pradesh boy’s last letter to his mother from Karachi prison

BHOPAL: “Mother, this may be the last letter from me, but please keep writing to me. Eat well, and take good care of yourself. If everything goes well, I will be home soon.” Sunil Uikey scribbled these words on a piece of paper from inside a prison in Pakistan, for his mother in Balaghat district […]

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This tech will kill almost 70,000 jobs in India

Even as Indian IT firms corner a large chunk of the market that arises from services related to the internet-of-things, the country will lose about 69,000jobs until 2021 due to the adoption of the technology, a report by consulting firm Zinnov said. This number is over and above the hundreds of thousands of jobs that […]