2011

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Knoedler Gallery Director Settles Lawsuit Over Fake Rothko

Ann Freedman settled with Domenico and Eleanore De Sole for an undisclosed amount. The case against the gallery is expected to continue.
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Downton Abbey: ‘Downton Abbey’ Season 6, Episode 6: A Grand Tour, Bedroom Included

The estate opens its doors to the likes of us. And Carson cannot be satisfied — at least not at home with his new wife.
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Tata Power Delhi Distribution launches Smart Grid Lab

The focus of the lab will be towards demonstration of new technologies, products and operations for different organisations and institutions, including utilities, the company said in a statement.
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Exempt life saving drugs from 'any levies': Mazumdar-Shaw

Recently, the Central Board of Excise and Customs (CBEC) had issued a notification withdrawing exemption of levy of basic customs duty on as many as 74 drugs.
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Zomato breaks even at home, in key markets abroad

Zomato, which makes money through advertising and its delivery service, said it had hit operational break-even in India, the UAE, Indonesia and three other markets in the Middle East and Southeast A
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PSBs race to set up over 5,500 ATMs in Q4 as fiscal-end nears

Of the 27 PSBs, Bank of India, Canara Bank, Indian Bank, Oriental Bank of Commerce and Vijaya Bank have exceeded their planned ATM installation while Dena Bank is yet to set up any against its targe
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Earthquake: 3.2 quake strikes near Willow Creek, Calif.

A shallow magnitude 3.2 earthquake was reported Sunday evening 13 miles from Willow Creek, Calif., according to the U.S. Geological Survey. The temblor occurred at 6:12 p.m. Pacific time at a dept
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Rescuers race to find survivors in Taiwan quake; 117 trapped in rubble of apartment tower

When Lee Nien-tzu arrived at the toppled apartment complex before dawn Saturday, she could have felt shock at the scale of the ruins, disorientation at having just experienced a major earthquake,
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Arrests in 1989 El Salvador priest massacre elicit shock, happiness - and a hope for justice

Felix Kury stumbled across an article online Friday night, and his memory shot back 26 years. El Salvador's national police force, he read, had finally arrested four of the men linked to the 1989
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Gustavo Dudamel and YOLA at the Super Bowl: Too brief, but still a win

How disappointing was it that Gustavo Dudamel and Youth Orchestra Los Angeles were relegated to accompanying Coldplay and singing along with Chris Martin, Beyoncé and Burno Mars? It was disappoint
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Pet Food Pantries Offer Relief to Animal Owners Struggling With Bills

The pantries have sprung up across the country to help people who view their pets as family, and spend their last dollars on a can of Purina.
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Oct-Dec GDP today: Exports shrinking, investment muted; will low base boost growth?

India's economy probably lost momentum towards the end of 2015 on dwindling domestic and global demand even as the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) eased policy four times to boost growth last year, a Reut
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China FX reserves fall almost $100 bln to lowest since May 2012

China's foreign reserves fell for a third straight month in January, as the central bank dumped dollars to defend the yuan and prevent an increase in capital outflows. China's foreign reserves fell $9
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First look at Krang, Bebop and Rocksteady from 'Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles' sequel

After butchering the origin story of classic cartoon villain Shredder in the live-action "Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles" movie, the turtles are back for a sequel. But this time they're not mucking
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Women's boxing hopes to gain traction from Holly Holm's UFC victory over Ronda Rousey

Among the millions who watched former boxing world champion Holly Holm outpunch Ronda Rousey to set up a stunning upset was Mauricio Sulaiman. The head of the World Boxing Council's pulse raced at
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