• Ankara says Russia's South Stream pipeline could run to Turkey

    * Line would have capacity to meet over 10 pct of European gas demand * Original route planned to lead to Italy * Turkey may become Russia's second-biggest gas market in Europe * Turkey, Moscow to discuss gas, nuclear power projects next week (Adds detail, map and charts) By Orhan Coskun and Evrim…

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    • Alleged exes Shahid Kapoor and Priyanka Chopra to clash!

      Shahid Kapoor and Priyanka Chopra, who were once said to be in a relationship, would be clashing with each other at the box office. Their HAIDER and MARY KOM would now be arriving together on 2nd October.Though they never acknowledged it publicly, there were strong rumours of them being a couple.…

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      • SHAATIR Emraan Hashmi turns RAJA NATWARLAL

        UTV Motion Pictures announced that their much anticipated con thriller with blockbuster actor-director Jodi Emraan Hashmi and Kunal Deshmukh earlier titled SHAATIR will now be called RAJA NATWARLAL.Emraan Hashmi plays the role of a conman in the movie and the new title RAJA NATWARLAL completely…

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        • U.S. housing starts up but miss forecasts; permits fall

          U.S. housing starts rose but below market expectations and building permits fell in March, pointing to underlying weakness in the housing market that could persist despite improving weather. The Commerce Department said on Wednesday groundbreaking increased 2.8 percent to a seasonally adjusted…

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            • Female Afghan lawmaker wounded in shooting attack

              KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — A female Afghan lawmaker was wounded in a shooting that her sister called a political attack, but which the government on Wednesday described as resulting from an undetermined personal dispute with a police officer.

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                    • US home building up in March after frigid winter

                      WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S home construction rose moderately in March as builders resumed work at the end of a frigid winter. But applications for building permits slid, clouding the outlook for future construction.

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                      • GM to seek court protection against ignition suits

                        (Reuters) - General Motors Co said it will ask a U.S. bankruptcy court to bar plaintiffs from proceeding with lawsuits against the automaker for claims related to any actions before it filed for bankruptcy in 2009. The defect has been linked to the deaths of at least 13 people and resulted in the…

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                        • Some Company Is Already Making Cases For The iPhone 6

                          Alleged cases that claim to be made for the iPhone 6 have appeared online, hinting that the next iPhone will maintain the same general layout. 

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                          • UAE golf round-up: Stathis leads team to Captain’s Day triumph

                            The 96-strong field enjoyed the unusual format and the team of Rajinder Razdan, Qamar Rasheed, Baljit Vohra and Naresh Bhambhaney sealed runners-up place with a tally of 121 points, 13-under for the tournament. Third place at eight-under par was grabbed by the team of Alan Salem, Marc Chalet,…

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                            • EU struggles to unpick the knot of Russia-Ukraine gas logistics

                              (This April 14 story was corrected to change year of previous supply cuts in third paragraph to 2006 from 2007) By Jan Lopatka and Christoph Steitz VELKE KAPUSANY, Slovakia/FRANKFURT (Reuters) - Unprecedented talks across the European Union on Tuesday showed it scrambling for solutions on the…

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                              • Tanker starts loading crude at Libya's eastern port of Hariga

                                (Updates with detail) By Julia Payne and Lin Noueihed TRIPOLI/LONDON, April 16 (Reuters) - A tanker has started loading crude at Libya's eastern port of Hariga for the first time in nearly nine months, after a federalist group agreed to re-open the port last week, a state oil company official said…

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                                • Remote, oil-rich Shetland elbows way into Scotland's independence vote

                                  By Sarah Young LERWICK, Shetland Islands (Reuters) - Twelve hours by ferry from the Scottish mainland, hundreds of miles from Edinburgh and closer to Oslo than London, the windswept Shetland islands have their own aspirations about Scottish independence. Many Shetlanders see the September 18 vote…

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                                  • Frothy fun: dyeing Easter eggs in shaving cream

                                    If dyeing Easter eggs with vinegar and color tablets is feeling old, reach for a new duo: shaving cream and liquid food coloring.

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                                    • A Minute With: John Oliver on channeling rage into comedy

                                      By Christian Plumb NEW YORK (Reuters) - British stand-up comedian John Oliver can sound downright angry at times, even though his star is on the rise. The 36-year-old Oliver has managed to parlay a successful stint filling in for Jon Stewart on "The Daily Show" into a gig hosting a Sunday night…

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                                      • Genetic therapy may repair spinal chord: Study

                                        London, April 16 (IANS) Damage to the central nervous system, the brain and spinal cord, is currently irreparable. Future therapies could help repair nerve damage after people suffer spinal cord injury or brain trauma, said the study. "Due to the complexity of the structure of the central nervous…

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                                        • Delhi Police may handle Metro security

                                          New Delhi, April 16 (IANS) Delhi Police might get the responsibility for the overall security of the capital's Metro network. The urban development ministry has recommended that the city police is better equipped to handle the security of the Delhi Metro than the paramilitary CISF, an official…

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