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  1. Made in head-enRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | The Telegraph

    Chennai, Feb. 7: Escaping Jayalalithaa's omnipresence in Tamil Nadu has become that much more difficult - as 68 couples found out when they had to wear headbands with Amma stickers on their foreheads during their wedding on Friday. The couples tied the knot at an event organised by a leader of the AIADMK as part of celebrations in the run-up to the chief minister's 68th birthday on February 24. After quick rituals at a temple in Udumalpet town, around 425km from Chennai, the couples were taken to a community hall where they were seated to receive gifts and listen to speeches by party leaders.

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  2. Basmati traders want GI tag to boost exportsRead the original story

    23 hrs ago | Mydigitalfc.com

    At a time when exporters are concerned over fall in realisation despite a depreciating rupee, traders of basmati rice have pinned their hopes on the government to quickly get the geographical indication tag for the aromatic variety so that it can be promoted in new markets. GI tag for basmati could help recover some lost ground as export of aromatic rice accounts for nearly 1.5 per cent of total value of Indian exports.

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  3. Mob Attacks Catholic Priest in Tamil Nadu in South IndiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Pakistan Christian Post

    Coimbatore: February 7, 2016. News from Ciniraj Ministries: A Roman Catholic Priest of 49 years of age, named Father Jose Kannumkuzhy of Ramanathapuram Syro Malabar Diocese and three members of Diocesan Pastoral Council were hospitalized after a mob attacked them in Coimbatore in Tamil Nadu in India on Thursday, the 28th of January, 2016.

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  4. Indian basmati rice exporters face fresh competitionRead the original story

    Yesterday | Mydigitalfc.com

    The GI tag for basmati rice may help India beat competition in major export markets like Iran where Thailand has recently started dumping its surplus produce. The intellectual property appellate board in Chennai on Friday ordered the assistant registrar of GI to register basmati rice under GI within four weeks.

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  5. Role of media in promoting regional understanding in South AsiaRead the original story

    Yesterday | Newkerala.com

    By I. Ramamohan Rao, New Delhi, Feb.7 : South Asia has gone through a turbulent period in the last five decades.The countries of the region have seen conflicts, both internal and against each other, as also international. Media organisations in these countries have played an important role in reporting on these conflicts and they have also tried their best to promote harmony.

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  6. Rising Pune SuperGiants IPL 2016 Team & Squad: Final list of RPS...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | India.com

    The template of Chennai Super Kings lingers largely around Pune's new franchise, Rising Pune SuperGiants: MS Dhoni is the skipper, and supporting cast members Ravichandran Ashwin and Faf du Plessis have been inherited. CSK's supremacy in the Indian Premier League largely built around the side's Indian contingent, which remained the strongest across teams for many years.

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  7. Dhoni's boy Negi is now Delhi's millionaire buyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Indian Express

    Unpredictability and bidding wars ensure that players hitherto unknown or of little repute suddenly earn star status. KC Cariappa was the surprise element last year.

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  8. Disappointed, hurt that squash not part of Olympics: Dipika PallikalRead the original story

    Yesterday | Newkerala.com

    Mumbai, Feb 7 : With squash failing in three consecutive bids since 2005 to become part of the Olympic programme, Indian star Dipika Pallikal expressed her disappointment on Sunday and said she and other top players are hurt the sport hasn't got deserving place in the quadrennial Games. Squash was kept among eight sports short-listed for possible inclusion at the 2020 Olympics in Tokyo but eventually failed to make be in the five sports that were recommended by the host nation in September last year.

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  9. Now on OLX, objects from India's pastRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Mid-Day Mumbai

    The history of southern India is dominated by the Cholas who ruled from mid-ninth century CE to early 13th century. With an empire that stretched from the Godavari, all across the Indian Ocean, to Maldives and Thailand, it is only obvious that Chola remnants turn up in odd places.

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  10. IDF's Rajshree Pathy on why design doesn't mean artRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Mid-Day Mumbai

    As India Design Forum returns to Mumbai, Rajshree Pathy, its powear-woman, talks on why the nation needs to think design Over a call in the wee hours of the night, if there is such a paradox as a straightforward rhetorician, it has to be Rajshree Pathy. Laughing and claiming to be 15 when the subject of her age is brought up, Pathy is both warm and brisk, qualities that the Padma Shri awardee and the managing director of Rajshree Group of Companies loans to the India Design Forum .

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  11. IPL franchises target India's generation nextRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Cricketer International

    Young, talented, uncapped Indian cricketer? Hot property at the IPL auction then, as teams look to build strong local nucleus to boost results. A better scheduled domestic T20 competition helps in this regard too When Shreyas Iyer outshone Kevin Pietersen at the auction last year it was seen as little more than an aberration.

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  12. Negi shines as uncapped Indians earn big moolah at 2016 IPL auctionRead the original story

    Yesterday | Newkerala.com

    Bengaluru, Feb. 06 : Young uncapped all-rounder Pawan Negi, who recently created flutter with his selection in the upcoming World T20 and Asia Cup, raised several eyebrows by attracting the highest bid for an Indian player as Delhi Daredevils bought him for a whopping Rs 8.50 crore on the opening day of the 2016 Indian Premier League auction here on Saturday. The 23-year-old, who bowls quick left-arm spin and plays as a hard-hitting batsman, earned his call-up to the national squad on the back of his impressive run in the domestic season.

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  13. Fiancee of Scots pirate hunter trapped in Indian prison accuses the...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Daily Record

    BILLY Irving's partner Yvonne MacHugh said: "They have no compassion whatsoever and I feel like I'm a burden to them. THE partner of a pirate hunter jailed for five years in India claims he has been abandoned in his hell-hole prison cell by the Foreign Office.

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  14. IPL 2016 Auction: Franchises preferred domestic cricketers; son of factory worker fetches Rs 3.2 crRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Merinews

    In the Indian Premier League auction on Saturday, there was something new to see this time. The franchises no longer appeared to be star-struck and domestic cricketers were given priority.

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  15. How movies startRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Mid-Day Mumbai

    I've just returned from the Bengaluru International Film Festival , where I was on the jury for Indian films. The festival now runs in Bengaluru and Mysuru, both cities I love.

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  16. Watson most expensive, Negi the costliest IndianRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | The Telegraph

    Bangalore: A rookie all-rounder eclipsing IPL veteran Yuvraj Singh as the costliest Indian player was not something many dared to imagine. If it was Yuvraj last year, when Delhi DareDevils paid a staggering Rs16 crore for the star batsman, it's once again the turn of the Delhi franchise to break the bank although no team broke the Rs 10 crore barrier on Saturday.

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  17. Tamil Nadu: Spat turns ugly; bus driver bites nose of passenger in CoimbatoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | India.com

    Coimbatore, Feb 7 : A spat between a government bus driver, on his way to work, and a passenger over alighting from the vehicle at a bus stand turned ugly with the driver allegedly biting the nose of the man. Police said that Selvaraj and Sasikumar, a car workshop owner, engaged in a heated argument yesterday at Dharapuram bus stand after both tried to simultaneously get down from the exit, leading to an exchange of blows.

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  18. The wreckage of the bus which collided with a truck in Madurai, Tamil Nadu on Saturday. Photo - PTIRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Times of Oman

    Bait Al Zubair hosts the first overseas exhibition of Loud Art, a platform launched by two women from Saudi Arabia that helps artists to showcase and sell their works Madurai :Thirteen persons were killed and 27 injured in a collision between a government bus and a cement laden lorry at T Kallupatti, about 40 km from here on Saturday, police said. The bus driver was among those killed.

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  19. IPL Auction: Negi, Watson top buys; uncapped India players biggest gainersRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | The Indian Express

    Australia's veteran all-rounder Shane Watson emerged as the biggest draw going for a whopping Rs 9.50 crore but it was young uncapped all-rounder Pawan Negi who turned heads with a mind-boggling deal of Rs 8.50 crore to be the costliest Indian buy in an otherwise low-key IPL players' auction Bengaluru on Saturday. The 34-year-old Watson, who marked his return to form with a blazing century against India in the last T20, triggered an intense bidding war among three franchises before Royal Challengers Bangalore clinched the deal with the highest package so far.

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  20. 13 dead, 32 injured in a bus-truck collision near MaduraiRead the original story

    Saturday | Nerve News

    Thirteeen people were killed and 32 seriously injured in a head-on collision between a state transport bus and a truck in Tamil Nadu's Madurai district on Saturday, Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J.Jayalalithaa said. In a statement issued here, Jayalalithaa, expressing her grief at the deaths, said the bus was bound to Kumuli from Tirunelveli and the lorry was bound to Sencottah from Karur, when the accident happened near T.Kalupatti around 3 p.m. Police said that the injured have been admitted in a nearby hospital and investigations are on to ascertain the cause of accident.

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