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Sensex, Nifty hit record high

A benchmark index of Indian equities markets Friday closed trading 267.07 points or 0.95 percent up after hitting a record high of 28,360.66 points. The benchmark index surpassed its previous record of 28,294.01 points hit Nov 19. Good buying was observed in banking, capital goods, auto and oil and gas sectors, while selling pressure was seen in IT and healthcare ...

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Rosetta spacecraft’s robot to land on comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko today

The European Space Agency’s Rosetta spacecraft will oversee its robotic arm to land on comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko today to probe its surface, said the space agency. The Rosetta mission’s Philae lander is scheduled to touch down on the comet known as 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko Wednesday at 10.35 a.m. (EST). If all goes as planned with this complex engineering feat, it will be the ...

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NASA to Unveil Today Orion Spacecraft Ahead of First Test Flight on Dec. 4

NASA’s Orion spacecraft is all set to be revealed to the world on Monday in the space agency’s first step towards sending humans to deep space, ahead of its planned first test flight on December 4. Technicians have put the finishing touches to Orion’s crew module, marking the conclusion of NASA’s efforts to build and prepare the vehicle for its ...

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Modi Cabinet Expansion Today: New Names Include Parrikar, Babul Supriyo, Satyanarayana, Anil Desai and More

As Prime Minister Narendra Modi is slated to expand his cabinet by inducting 11 more new faces tomorrow, Sunday, Goa’s Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar resigned to day letting Laxmikant Parsekar to take over from him in Panaji, while in Mumbai Shive Sena leader Anil Desai, who is a Rajya Sabha member is tipped to become a cabinet minister in lieu ...

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KKR vs. Perth Scorchers – Watch CLT20 2014 Match Today: Preview, Prediction, Online Free Live Streaming Information

Kolkata Knight Riders will clash with Perth Scorchers in the 2014 Champions League T20 Group A clash at the Rajiv Gandhi International Stadium, Hyderabad today, Wednesday, September 24, 2014 at 8:00 PM IST. The match can be watched on Starsports, PTV, and ESPN in respective countries and for online access ESPN Cricinfo or Starsports.com. Preview: Kolkata Knight Riders with a ...

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PM Lauds PSLV-C23 Launch, Seeks SAARC Satellite as Gift from India

The Prime Minister, Mr Narendra Modi, on Monday witnessed the successful launch of the Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle – PSLV-C23 from Sriharikota. In his congratulatory address at the Mission Control Centre after the landmark launch, the Prime Minister called upon the space community to proactively engage with all stakeholders to maximize the use of space science in governance and development. ...

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Arun Jaitley for Finance, Sushma Swaraj for Foreign Affairs, Rajnath for Home in Modi Cabinet: Sources

As the countdown began for Narendra Modi swearing-in at Rashtrapati Bhavan today, Monday may 26, the top three cabinet posts have been leaked out by media sources. Delhi BJP chief and former Lok Sabha Opposition Leader Sushma Swaraj is likely to become the next foreign minister and Arun Jaitley, though defeated in Amritsar will join the cabinet as the finance ...

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