2011

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This fitness model is passing up the L.A. Marathon for a 100-mile run -- in Alaska

For the typical Californian, the idea of running in Alaska during winter seems ludicrous. Add to that the challenge of traveling 100 miles on foot while pulling a sled full of gear with a 48-hour
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PSBs provide eight times more for bad loans than private banks

Total provisioning made by state-owned banks stood at Rs 43,717 cr, while that of pvt banks was Rs 5,300 cr in Dec '15 qtr
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Banking reforms coming: Jaitley

Says committed to having PSBs managed professionally, a stable tax regime and globally competitive economy
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Under-19 Cricket World Cup: West Indies Provide Ray Of Hope With Glorious Win

The West Indies team clinched their maiden Under-19 World Cup win at a time when the senior team are contemplating sending a second string side to the ICC World Twenty20 in India over the contracts i
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Under-19 World Cup: India Captain Ishan Kishan Rues Dropped Catches

The West Indies won the Under-19 World Cup for the first time, denying India their fourth title in the process.
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Cheteshwar Pujara's Ton Gives Saurashtra Upper Hand Against Assam in Ranji Trophy Semi-Finals

Cheteshwar Pujara remained unbeaten on 116 off just 212 balls to give Saurashtra the lead during the Ranji Trophy semi-final against Assam.
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PSBs provide eight times more for bad loans than private banks

Total provisioning made by state-owned banks stood at Rs 43,717 cr, while that of pvt banks was Rs 5,300 cr in Dec '15 qtr
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Banking reforms coming: Jaitley

Says committed to having PSBs managed professionally, a stable tax regime and globally competitive economy
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The Grammys, Parties, And Surprises: The Way To The Heart Of Millennials For MasterCard

While the music industry is exciting and sexy, not much about it is considered “high-end”, but the Grammys easily buck that stereotype. The Grammys have an incredibly well-known and protec
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Taxman gets more teeth to track non-filers of IT returns

Aimed at further arming the taxman to go after those who do not file their Income Tax Returns (ITRs), a new database of multiple addresses of such erring assessees has been set up by the department.
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India only economy not affected by global economic crisis: PM

By 2030, when the population of many countries will grow old and when they require work force, India can power these nations with skilled and technically qualified manpower, PM said.
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Pope confronts Mexico's gritty poverty in one of its most violent suburbs

Pope Francis early Sunday walked out of the papal envoy's residence where he is staying in Mexico City and greeted people who had been camped out for hours, ahead of a day that will include Mass i
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Profane superhero 'Deadpool' kills it at the box office over 'How to Be Single' and 'Zoolander 2'

Marvel antihero Deadpool could not be stopped at the weekend box office as his movie flew past other newcomers “How to Be Single” and “Zoolander 2.” The picture from 20th Century Fox also unseated
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Zika virus causes surge in calls for travel insurance

The Zika virus has joined terrorism and extreme weather as one of the biggest worries of airline travelers.InsureMyTrip, a travel insurance comparison site, reported a 20% surge in calls last week
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