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Theron loves ''Prometheus'' challenge
Los Angeles, April 23 (IANS) Actress Charlize Theron loved waking up nervous every day before shooting for "Prometheus" as it challenged her to give her best.

Monday, April 23, 2012 2:15:18 AM

Panel looking into Mamata ultimatum: Mukherjee
Washington, April 22 (IANS) Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee has asked a government panel to look into West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee''s ultimatum to the centre for a moratorium on the cash strapped state''s interest payments.

Sunday, April 22, 2012 11:18:45 PM

''India has substantially reduced oil imports from Iran''
Washington, April 22 (IANS) In the face of US sanctions on Iran, India has significantly reduced its oil imports from the country, though rising oil prices have caused immense problems for the Indian economy, Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee said here Sunday.

Sunday, April 22, 2012 10:39:35 PM

India seeks quick ratification of quota reforms
Washington, April 22 (IANS) Indian Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee has urged lagging International Monetary Fund (IMF) members to move quickly to ratify quota and governance reforms that would give developing nations a greater voice in running the 188-nation global lender.

Sunday, April 22, 2012 10:20:15 PM

India has a very powerful prime minister: Mukherjee
Washington, April 22 (IANS) Asserting that India has a "very powerful, strong and acceptable prime minister," Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee Sunday rejected a suggestion from corporate America that a leadership "vacuum" was chipping away at India''s investment climate.

Sunday, April 22, 2012 9:30:17 PM

India continuing on the reform path: Mukherjee
Washington, April 22 (IANS) Rejecting opposition charges of a policy paralysis on reforms back home, Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee today that the United Progressive Alliance was going ahead with a series of reforms to spur the economy.

Sunday, April 22, 2012 8:53:57 PM

India concerned about oil price volatility: Mukherjee
Washington, April 22 (IANS) India is concerned about the volatility in the prices of oil, gas and other commodities as they were not aligned to economic fundamentals, Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee said Sunday.

Sunday, April 22, 2012 7:14:17 PM

Rampaul in line for first outing of series
Port of Spain (Trinidad), April 22 (IANS/CMC) West Indies fast bowler Ravi Rampaul could be in line for his first match of the series against Australia when the third and final Test bowls off in Dominica on Monday.

Sunday, April 22, 2012 4:24:16 PM

Russia lowers 2012 budget deficit forecast
Washington, April 22 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russia''s state budget deficit forecast for 2012 has been lowered to 0.3 percent of GDP from an earlier estimated 1.5 percent of GDP, and a zero-deficit budget cannot be ruled out, Finance Minister Anton Siluanov said Sunday.

Sunday, April 22, 2012 3:31:35 PM

Bieber buys $20,000 Ducati
Los Angeles, April 22 (IANS) Singer Justin Bieber, who has a fleet of fast cars, has now bought himself a $20,000 Ducati Superbike 848 EVO.

Sunday, April 22, 2012 1:52:24 PM

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