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CBI chief, Canadian officer discuss pending Letters Rogatory
New Delhi, Oct 20 (IANS) CBI Director Anil Sinha on Thursday held talks with Royal Canadian Mounted Police Commissioner Bob Paulson on pending Letters Rogatory in several cases.

Thursday, October 20, 2016 9:14:04 PM

India hammer Japan 10-2 in Asian Champions Trophy hockey
Kuantan (Mayasia), Oct 20 (IANS) Rupinder Pal Singh scored six goals as India began their fourth men's Asian Champions Trophy hockey tournament with a booming 10-2 win over Japan here on Thursday.

Thursday, October 20, 2016 9:04:04 PM

Pakistan SC issues notice to Sharif over Panama Papers
Islamabad, Oct 20 (IANS) The Pakistan Supreme Court on Thursday issued notice to Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, his family members and others in the "Panama Papers" scandal on petitions seeking his disqualification over alleged corruption.

Thursday, October 20, 2016 8:44:03 PM

Nissan acquires 34% stake in Mitsubishi Motors
Tokyo, Oct 20 (IANS) Automobile major Nissan Motor on Thursday said it has completed the acquisition of a 34 per cent equity stake in Mitsubishi Motors to become its largest shareholder.

Thursday, October 20, 2016 8:40:04 PM

Japan's Watanabe elected president of International Gymnastics Federation
Tokyo, Oct 20 (IANS) Japan's Morinari Watanabe has been elected the new President of the International Gymnastics Federation (FIG) after he beat rival candidate Georges Guelzec of France by a huge margin in a vote at the governing body's Congress.

Thursday, October 20, 2016 7:00:04 PM

Nepal's former king warns of revolt
Kathmandu, Oct 20 (IANS) Nepal's deposed king Gyanendra Shah on Thursday said politics of negativity was thriving in the Himalayan nation and warned that it will ultimately lead to a revolt.

Thursday, October 20, 2016 6:16:04 PM

NH7 music festival to kick off in Meghalaya on Friday
Shillong, Oct 20 (IANS) Come Friday, and all roads in Meghalaya will lead to Madan Kurkalang in Bhoirymbong, Ri-Bhoi district for the seventh edition of Bacardi NH7 Weekender, one of the biggest music festivals in India.

Thursday, October 20, 2016 5:24:04 PM

Chinese brands a huge success in Indian smartphone market: Report
Beijing, Oct 20 (IANS) Despite calls for boycott of Chinese goods on Indian social media, the sales of Chinese smartphones are on the rise due to growing acceptance of brands like Vivo, Oppo, Huawei, Xiaomi and Lenovo, suggests a report in the state-owned media.

Thursday, October 20, 2016 4:58:03 PM

Jakarta attack militant gets 10-year jail
Jakarta, Oct 20 (IANS) An Islamic State (IS) militant linked to the deadly January 14 bomb and gun attacks in Indonesia was on Thursday sentenced to 10 years in prison.

Thursday, October 20, 2016 4:52:04 PM

Knife attacker shot in Indonesia, dies
Jakarta, Oct 20 (IANS) Indonesian Police gunned down a man after he attacked security personnel with a knife on Thursday, an official said adding that the assailant later succumbed to his bullet wounds due to extreme blood loss.

Thursday, October 20, 2016 4:46:03 PM

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