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World Bank cuts 2016 oil forecast, Indian basket at 14-year low

January 27th, 2016 (0)
Washington/New Delhi, Jan 27 (IANS) Even as the World Bank revised sharply downwards its oil price forecast for 2016 to an average of $37 a barrel — from $51 predicted in October — in context of the ...

India regain top spot in ICC Test rankings

January 27th, 2016 (0)
Dubai, Jan 27 (IANS) India have reclaimed the top spot in the International Cricket Council’s (ICC) Test rankings on Wednesday after a gap of almost four and a half years, thanks to their recent series win over ...

SC notice to Centre on President’s Rule in Arunachal

January 27th, 2016 (0)
New Delhi, Jan 27 (IANS) The Supreme Court on Wednesday issued notice to the central government on a plea challenging the imposition of President’s Rule in Arunachal Pradesh on January 26. The apex court constitution bench comprising ...

Pakistan urged to end clampdown on free speech

January 27th, 2016 (0)
New York, Jan 27 (IANS) Pakistani journalists and activists faced an increasingly hostile climate in 2015 due to harassment, threats and violence from both security forces and militant groups, Human Rights Watch said on Wednesday. In its ...

SC seeks probe status in anti-Sikh riots cases

January 27th, 2016 (0)
New Delhi, Jan 27 (IANS) The Supreme Court on Wednesday sought a report on the status of a probe by a Special Investigation Team into certain cases related to the 1984 anti-Sikh riots. The SIT was set ...

Punjabi music lovers can now live stream ‘Crossblade’ tour

January 27th, 2016 (0)
Mumbai, Jan 27 (IANS) With the Punjabi musical tour ‘Crossblade’ being held on Thursday and Friday, music aficionados can live stream the tour on the on-demand digital entertainment service Hungama. Live from Polo Grounds, Delhi University, Hungama ...

Ganguly to miss Libra Legends’ opener in MCL

January 27th, 2016 (0)
Dubai, Jan 27 (IANS) Bogged down by a back spasm, former India captain Sourav Ganguly is set to miss Libra Legends’ first match of the inaugural Master Cricket League (MCL), starting here on Thursday. Ganguly was to ...

Afghanistan had poor rights record: Human Rights Watch

January 27th, 2016 (0)
Kabul, Jan 27 (IANS) Afghanistan’s new national unity government failed to make significant gains in achieving human rights reforms in 2015, Human Rights Watch said today in its World Report 2016. Little progress was made in reining ...

Ontario premier joins R-Day celebrations, leaves for India

January 27th, 2016 (0)
Toronto, Jan 27 (IANS) Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne, just before leaving for New Delhi on a 10-day trade mission, joined the Indo-Canadian community in celebrating India’s 67th Republic Day at the Indian mission here. During her trade ...

Perception of transgenders changing in India: Sonu Nigam

January 27th, 2016 (0)
Mumbai, Jan 27 (IANS) Singer Sonu Nigam, who has collaborated with the transgender band named 6 Pack Band for a song, says that perception of Indian society towards the community is changing. “People are appreciating the song ...