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  1. Ratings upgrade lifts mood, but key economic tasks remainRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 19 | The Indian Express

    For India, these sovereign ratings are, in a way, unsolicited - but they are important from the perspective of investors who may be looking for an independent assessment from an external agency. Soon after the Pokharan nuclear tests in May 1998, global credit rating agencies such as Standard & Poor's and Moody's downgraded India's sovereign credit rating from investment grade to junk.

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  2. Delhi half-marathon goes ahead despite smog, health warningsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 19 | Channelnewsasia.com

    The US embassy website on Sunday showed levels of the smallest and most harmful airborne pollutants hovered near 200 - eight times the World Health Organisation's safe maximum - for the duration of the 21-kilometre race. NEW DELHI: Tens of thousands of runners on Sunday choked through smog for the Delhi half marathon, ignoring dire health warnings from doctors who fought for the controversial race in the heavily polluted capital to be postponed.

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  3. Tibetan cardigans spreading warmth among citizens in SuratRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 19 | Newkerala.com

    Surat , November 19 : With the winter season setting up, Gandhi Circle, Chowk Bazaar of Surat is abuzz with Tibetan traders. The popular Tibetan Market in the diamond city offers the latest trendy winter wear.

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  4. .com | Delhi half-marathon goes ahead despite smog, health warningsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 19 | News24

    Tens of thousands of runners braved smoggy conditions for the Delhi half-marathon on Sunday despite dire health warnings from doctors who wanted the race postponed in the heavily polluted Indian capital. More than 30 000 people competed in the 13.1 mile race despite almost two weeks of hazardous pollution levels that forced schools shut for several days.

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  5. Chances of confirmation of wait list tickets during holidays now high: StudyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 19 | The Times of India

    A study by a popular travel portal has said that while the cancellation of wait list tickets was as high as 25.5 per cent during the Diwali of 2015 because of non-confirmation, the number has been stable at 18 per cent in 2016 and 2017. NEW DELHI: Have a wait listed ticket for your next trip during holidays? Not to worry, you might just be able to make it on a confirmed ticket.

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  6. Romanian photographer's book captures the unnoticed beauty of womenRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 18 | Mid-Day Mumbai

    Even as incidents of body-shaming continue to trend on social media, here is someone who has travelled for four years, in search of beauty in unassuming corners of the world. Romanian photographer Mihaela Noroc has captured over 2,000 portraits of women in 55 countries, including India, and her work is out for everyone to see in the The Atlas of Beauty, a book that pairs the photos with interesting notes on each subject, capturing a rare glimpse into their lives.

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  7. Such initiatives will better cultural exchange: Prakash JavadekarRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 18 | DNA India

    Set in the mesmerizing Ganesh Pol at the Amber Fort in Jaipur, the Grand Opening of Bonjour India illustrated the story of the relationship between India and France. The event was graced by H.E. Jean-Yves Le Drian, minister of Europe and Foreign Affairs, France and Prakash Javadekar, Minister of Human Resource Development, India.

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  8. Rafale jet purchase win-win partnership for both nations: French ministerRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 18 | The Times of India

    French foreign minister Jean-Yves Le Drian on Saturday said the purchase of 36 Rafale fighter jets would bolster India's security and it was a "win-win partnership" for both the countries. French foreign minister Jean-Yves Le Drian said the purchase of 36 Rafale fighter jets would bolster India's security.

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  9. Beware of 341 recruiting agencies when seeking to take up jobs in SaudiRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 18 | The Times of India

    HYDERABAD: The Indian Embassy in Saudi Arabia has cautioned people against going through recruiting agencies in India which do not have required permission for sending people on employment to Saudi Arabia. The e-migrate portal of the Ministry of External Affairs, Overseas Employment Division, has listed a large number of recruiting agencies across the country which do not have permissions.

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  10. Shri K.J. Alphons requests all Chief Ministers to put in place a...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 18 | Newkerala.com

    New Delhi : Shri K. J. Alphons, Minister of State for Tourism expressed deep concern at the tragic death of 21 tourists in a boat mishap in the Krishna river in Andhra Pradesh. He has requested the Chief Ministers of the States and Lt.

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  11. Aadi Mahotsav will promote Tribal Economy, Culture and Cuisine, says Shri Sudarshan BhagatRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 18 | Newkerala.com

    New Delhi : Ministry of Tribal Affairs is organizing Aadi Mahotsav at Dilli Haat, INA, New Delhi till 30 November, 2017. The theme of Aadi Mahotsav is 'A Celebration of the Spirit of Tribal Culture, Cuisine and Commerce'.

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  12. Uber on road to address ETA, connectivity issues in IndiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 17 | The Indian Express

    Uber is looking at features that are inspired by the peculiar problems of India. , Manik Gupta) Uber is working on improving the accuracy of the blue or pin location dot in India where connectivity remains an issue.

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  13. India can't be developed if there are glaring inequalities based on...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 17 | Newkerala.com

    New Delhi : The Vice President of India, Shri M. Venkaiah Naidu has said that we cannot create a developed India if there are glaring inequalities based on caste, creed, religion and sex. He was addressing the gathering after releasing the Book "Social Exclusion and Justice in India", authored by Shri P.S. Krishnan, here today.

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  14. Diplomats' concerns on bad air make way to MEARead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 17 | The Indian Express

    Days after Costa Rican envoy Mariela Cruz Alvarez said Delhi's air is unbreathable, the Dean of Diplomatic Corps, Frank Hans Dannenberg Castellanos, met the Chief of Protocol at the Ministry of External Affairs and conveyed concerns of the diplomatic community about pollution. "The diplomatic community had asked me to share some of our concerns with officials of the Ministry of External Affairs, about air pollution in New Delhi, and how it is affecting the inflow of tourism from some of our countries and the daily operations of some of the missions.

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  15. India's aviation safety audit: ICAO satisfied with regulatory mechanismRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 17 | The Indian Express

    Earlier this month, The Indian Express reported that the ICAO was expected to review the functioning of operators including GoAir, Air India Charters, Kestrel Aviation, among others The five-member team of the International Civil Aviation Organization that was conducting an audit of the Indian aviation sector between November 6 and November 16 as part of its universal safety oversight audit programme has found the regulatory mechanism here "satisfied" according to its preliminary feedback, the government said in a statement on Friday. An e-mail query sent to ICAO did not elicit any response at the time of going to press.

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  16. Pollution for half-marathonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 17 | The Washington Post

    Air pollution has been a major problem for New Delhi for years. This month it got worse.

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  17. Human Ken Doll shoots cameo in Bollywood movieRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 17 | Daily Mail

    EXCLUSIVE: 'I have always wanted to look like a Disney prince!' Human Ken Doll Rodrigo Alves shoots royal cameo in Bollywood movie... and gets urinated on by a mischievous monkey But while he's there, Human Ken Doll Rodrigo Alves has been sure to squeeze in some sightseeing, wildlife watching... and a cameo in a Bollywood movie. Photos from the set of the film see the TV personality in all his royal regalia, taking on the role of a Danish Prince... after which he had a stressful encounter with a monkey.

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  18. Domestic air passenger traffic breaches 10-million-mark in OctoberRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 17 | Mid-Day Mumbai

    For the first time, air travel volume breached the 10-million mark in October clipping at a healthy 20.52 per cent over the same period a year ago. For the reporting month, the carriers flew as much as 10.45 million passengers.

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  19. Mumbai museum challenges Indians' self imageRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 17 | Christian Science Monitor

    As narrow minded nationalist voices rise in India, a new exhibition illustrates the depth and wealth of foreign influences on the nation's culture. The Mumbai exhibition challenges visitors' preconceptions.

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  20. Thank you, says Tejashwi after lunch with RahulRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 17 | The Times of India

    PATNA: Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi took time out from his busy schedule in Gujarat election campaign on Friday as he took lunch with RJD chief Lalu Prasad's younger son Tejashwi Prasad Yadav in a plush Khan Market restaurant in New Delhi. A close aide of Tejashwi told TOI that the two youth leaders talked on a number of issues including prevailing political scenario as well as asking about well- being each other's family- members during the one- and- a- half hour lunch, which started around 3pm.

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