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19 August, 2018 9:35 AM Saudi Accused Of Blocking Hajj Access To Qatar Citizens

Qatar and Saudi Arabia have been locked in a political feud for more than a year, with Riyadh banning all flights to and from Doha and severing ties. Qatar today said its citizens were unable to take part in the annual hajj pilgrimage to Saudi Arabia as the two countries remain bitterly locked in a diplomatic dispute. "There is no chance this year for Qatari 109

18 August, 2018 1:56 PM Priyanka Chopra And Nick Jonas' Roka: Parineeti Chopra, Arpita Khan Sharma And Others Attend The Ceremony

Priyanka Chopra and Nick Jonas confirmed their relationship by sharing a loved-up post Instagram Priyanka Chopra and Nick Jonas' roka ceremony, which was organised at the actress' Mumbai home on Saturday, was attended by only family and close friends. Nick Jonas' parents Denise and Kevin Jonas flew to Mumbai on Thursday to take part in the festivities 193

18 August, 2018 7:12 AM Panel Probing J Jayalalithaa's Death Summons AIIMS Doctors

The Justice A Arumughaswamy Commission of Inquiry, probing the circumstances leading to former Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa's death, has summoned three doctors of AIIMS, who examined her at the Apollo Hospital in Chennai, to appear before it on August 23 and 24. The commissioned has summoned GC Khilnani of the Department of Pulmonology, Anjan Trikha 43

17 August, 2018 3:58 PM United States Sanctions Myanmar Military Commanders Over Rohingya Abuses

The US government on Friday hit four Myanmar military commanders and two military units with punitive sanctions, accusing them of "serious human rights abuses". The US government on Friday hit four Myanmar military commanders and two military units with punitive sanctions, accusing them of "serious human rights abuses" and "ethnic cleansing" in violently 67

17 August, 2018 1:39 PM PVR completes acquisition of 71.6% stake of SPI Cinemas

PVR Ltd has completed the acquisition of 71.69 percent of the paid share capital of SPI involving the acquisition of 1,91,534 equity shares. Leading multiplex operator PVR today said it has completed the acquisition of 71.69 percent share of South India based chain SPI Cinemas. SPI Cinemas operates 76 screens across 17 properties in 10 cities under several 43

17 August, 2018 1:24 PM I-T collection at record Rs 10.03 lakh crore: CBDT

Income Tax collection in the country stood at a record Rs 10.03 lakh crore during 2017-18, the Central Board of Direct Taxes (CBDT) today said. Addressing a two day conference of Income Tax Administrators of Eastern Zone here, Shabri Bhattasali, Member of CBDT said that during 2017-18, a record number of 6.92 crore I-T returns were filed, which was 1.31 crore 35

17 August, 2018 11:52 AM Japan Mitsubishi to acquire 25% stake in Bangladesh LNG terminal

Summit LNG's project plans call for a floating storage and regasification unit (FSRU) to be installed off the coast of Moheshkali. Japan's Mitsubishi on Friday said it has agreed to acquire 25 percent of Bangladesh's Summit Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) terminal and plans to help develop an offshore receiving site in the South Asian country. The other 38

16 August, 2018 2:45 PM Bank credit grows 12.7%

Bank credit grew 12.70 percent to Rs 86,79,741 crore in the fortnight to August 3, according to the latest RBI data. In the the year ago fortnight, bank advances was at Rs 77,01,926 crore. The increase in advances in the reporting fortnight was higher than the growth registered in the previous fortnight ending July 20 when it had risen by 12.44 per cent to Rs 86,13,164 crore 43

16 August, 2018 1:16 PM This Day, That Year: Usain Bolt Became The Fastest Man In The World

Bolt in 2008, apart from winning the 100-metre race, also won the 200-metre and 4x100-metre in world record times. Four years later at the 2012 London Olympics, he followed this up with three more gold medals in the same events. Bolt, at the Rio Olympics, emulated his feat yet again to complete another triple and cement his place as a legend. Apart from the eight 29

16 August, 2018 11:00 AM USFDA issues warning letter to Apotex Research

In the letter, the USFDA said inspectors during November 6-17, 2017, had found significant deviations from standard manufacturing practices at Apotex Research. The US Food and Drug Administration (USFDA) has issued a warning letter to Apotex Research, the Indian arm of Canadian pharmaceutical major Apotex Inc, for violating current good manufacturing 33