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Here's how Reliance can gain profit out of Jio's freebie offer

Then comes the Rs 999 plan which will provide 10GB 4G data , 20GB Wi-Fi usage and unlimited usage at night. So, anyone can visit the Reliance Digital or a Reliance Digital Xpress Mini store to avail a free Reliance Jio SIM. According to many sources, the country's largest business conglomerate has already started initial talks with the country's ecommerce giant Flipkart and ride hailing app Ola, for any potential integration with Reliance's mobile service Jio.

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Minnesota nurses vow to strike after talks break down

We're going to impose our final offer and you can take it or leave it, ' " said John Remington, a University of Minnesota labor relations scholar. And about 350 regular nurses have said they will cross the picket lines (that's double the amount who did back in June), the paper says.

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Urjit Patel assumes charge as new RBI governor as Rajan bids adieu

He wanted to study bachelor of economics at Delhi's St Stephens College, where incidentally he gave his last public speech as RBI Governor, but "succumbed to the sunk cost fallacy" and studied electrical engineering at IIT Delhi, where one of his lectures later as the central banker created a ruckus due to his comments on "tolerance".

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BRICS Must Intensify Efforts Against Terror, Its Sponsors: PM Modi

He emphasised that India has a policy of zero tolerance to terrorism. Prime Minister Modi prior to his departure tweeted that the discussions at G20 Summit were extensive and wide-ranging. During that meeting, he had highlighted that terror groups "in South Asia and for that matter anywhere do not own banks and factories". Asked whether terrorism was discussed, Swarup said, as per IANS , "It was raised".

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Would SolarCity Further Drag Tesla?

It is expected to close in the fourth quarter. Critics suggested that it would be a bailout of SolarCity by Tesla investors. Yet Musk insists that combined, the two cash strapped entities into one company is the best move heading forward.

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Security Council urges South Sudan to accept `protection force`

The announcement came after a meeting in the South Sudanese capital, Juba , between President Salva Kiir and the U.N. Security Council, led by U.S. Ambassador Samantha Power. Samantha Power, the U.S. envoy to the Security Council, hailed the move but said it was now important to start translating words into action . United Nations peacekeepers from Rwanda wait to escort members of the U.N.

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Trump makes a play for black voters in visit to Detroit church

We're one nation. And when anyone hurts, we all hurt together", he said. "How dare you talk to us like that and talk about us like that?" she said. He also took a short tour with Ben Carson , a retired African-American neurosurgeon and former Republican presidential rival, who showed Trump the modest Detroit home in which he grew up.

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Gene Wilder films re-released at cinemas to honour late star

When Gene Wilder passed away earlier this week , like others around me that had become enamored with his brilliant acting and knack for near flawless comedic timing, I couldn't stop thinking about his roles that impacted me. Wilder worked mostly in television in recent years, including appearances on "Will & Grace" - one of which earned him an Emmy Award for outstanding guest actor - and a starring role in the short-lived sitcom "Something Wilder".

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Poldark v Victoria: which period drama won the ratings war?

It looks like Cornish drama Poldark may have lost out in the ratings war. On the face of it, " Poldark's return on the BBC has scored an early but narrow victory over the the already-established 'Victoria " over on ITV, but it wasn't all good news for Cornwall's dashing hero.

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Thousands protest against new President Michel Temer

Clashes break out between riot police and supporters of Brazil's sacked ex-president Dilma Rousseff who demonstrate four days after she was impeached by the Senate, along Paulista Avenue in Sao Paulo , Brazil, on September 4, 2016. The head of the ruling Brazilian Democratic Movement Party (PMDB), Romero Juca, also condemned on Twitter the Senate's vote separating the matter of Rousseff's ouster from her political rights in the years ahead.

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Paul Casey eagles 18th for 3-shot lead at Deutsche Bank

And because of the wind, no one appeared to be running away with it. A poor 74 on Saturday has left the American with a mountain to climb seven shots off the pace, but he did not drop a shot on Friday or Sunday in rounds of 65 and 66. Players with a six-shot deficit to make up will believe they still have a chance and a good start on the first half will be key, but it is hard to speculate on who it may be.

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Shoemaker has skull fracture from liner, Angels beat Seattle

Hit Matt Shoemaker right in the side of the head. The Seattle third baseman ended a lengthy at-bat by squaring up a fastball, striking it with an exit velocity of 105 miles per hour, according to MLB Statcast. The Angels tweeted the following message hours after Matt's injury: "Matt is speaking, interacting [and] doing well considering the trauma", although he will remain in the hospital overnight to be observed by medical professionals.

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Man in black detained before LAX airport panic

Terminals were slowly starting to reopen but the passengers who fled will have to be rescreened through security, airport police said. The incident was similar to one that occurred two weeks earlier in NY, when unconfirmed reports of gunfire at Kennedy International Airport led the police to evacuate two terminals there, causing hysteria among passengers whose fears were exacerbated by unconfirmed reports spread on social media.

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Quintana catches Froome cold to take huge Vuelta lead

Sunday, the peloton enters a new high mountain stage (118.5 km), between Sabiñanigo and the ski resort of Formigal (1st category), on the Spanish side of the Pyrenees. Movistar's Colombian climber crossed the finish line at the category-one Sallent de Gallego summit second three seconds behind stage victor Gianluca Brambilla of Italy, who took the win in 2 hours, 54 minutes, 30 seconds for his Etixx-Quick Step team.

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BOJ has ample room for further easing -Kuroda

MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan extended early gains and was up 1.5 percent in afternoon trade. TOKYO , Sept 5 Bank of Japan Governor Haruhiko Kuroda said on Monday there is ample room for further monetary easing including further cuts in interest rates and increased purchases of asset buying.

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Strictly Come Dancing THRASES The X Factor in Saturday night ratings!

Balls, 49, who was MP for Morley and Outwood, said: "I'm not wearing any sequins, and no glitter, it's all very classical". While the model put on a fearless face during the opening show yesterday, which saw her partner with professional Alijaz Skorjanec, she hid the secret pain of her grandfather Eddie Davis, and admitted that fellow contestant Louise Redknapp comforted her during the hard time.

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Mother Teresa Officially Canonized As A Saint By Pope Francis!

Mother Teresa , known as the " saint of the gutters " during her life, was made a saint of the Roman Catholic Church, 19 years after her death. She founded the Missionaries of Charity in 1950. Mother Teresa set up homes for prostitutes, battered women, orphanages for poor children and houses for those suffering from AIDS. She died in 1997 - aged 87 - and was beatified in 2003, the first step to sainthood.

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Obama, Putin Meet on Sidelines of G-20 Summit in China's Hangzhou

Russian Federation and the US have sought for weeks to secure a cease-fire between Syrian President Bashar Assad's government and moderate rebels that would expand access for hundreds of thousands of civilians caught in the crossfire. Beijing has also criticized Australia, a staunch US ally, for running surveillance flights over disputed islands in the South China Sea . In his interaction with Xi, Modi said the attack on the Chinese embassy in Bishkek was yet another proof of "scourge if ...

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Flight attendant impersonates 'Looney Tunes' characters for landing announcements

Apparently, Haumesser is no stranger with doing impressions, evidence by a demo reel online in which he demonstrates his talents as a puppeteer. If you've heard one set of landing announcements on a flight, you've heard them all, right? He goes through Elmer Fudd, Bugs Bunny, Daffy Duck, Foghorn Leghorn, Porky Pig, Sylvester the cat, Tweety Bird, Yosemite Sam, and the Tasmanian Devil in the incredible tannoy speech.

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Tim Cook Calls Apple's Irish Tax Avoidance Accusations 'Total Political Crap'

It was the culmination of a two-year investigation into the company's tax affairs that found Apple's effective tax rate on profit reported in Ireland was just €500 per million euros in profit, falling to €50 per million in 2014. Apple employs 5,500 people in the Republic of Ireland and has plans to expand its major European hub on the outskirts of Cork, adding an additional 1,000 employees by 2017.

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Britain's May seeks out new trading relations post-Brexit

Rather than meet the European leaders with whom she will lock horns with over the coming years to define Britain's future ties to the EU, May will focus her attention in Hangzhou on courting non-EU countries with an eye on future trade deals.

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Asian stocks rise as tepid jobs report stokes low rate hopes

Friday session, when stocks initially surged on the payrolls miss, then pared gains. US stocks rallied Friday as a weaker-than-expected August jobs report eased fears that the Fed would begin its next rate hike soon, since the Federal Open Market Committee is set to meet on September 20-21.

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Hanjin bankruptcy filing causes global shipping crisis, retail fears

Giant container ships from the South Korean-based Hanjin shipping line are marooned with their cargo of what experts say are lots of TVs and printers, but also loads of home furnishings and clothing. Hanjin handles about 7.8% of the trans-Pacific trade volume for the USA market, her letter said. Smaller operators like Hanjin, which with 618,133 TEUs, or Twenty-foot Equivalent Units, of container capacity is in the lower tier of the top 10 shippers, can not muster the scale needed to get by.

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Lionel Messi tells the world why he went blond

In earlier reports, Lionel Messi has been named in Argentina's squad for their upcoming World Cup qualifiers hours after reversing his decision to retire from global football. Messi also said he chose to dye his hair platinum blonde as he wanted to start afresh after the 2016 Copa America disappointment. "If I return to Argentina , something I would love to do, the club would be Newell's", he said earlier this year.

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Turkish-backed rebels clear IS from Turkey's Syrian border: state media

The prime minister added the 91 kilometer borderline from Azaz to Jarablus with Syria is now free from the control of Islamic State militants and this also cuts the supply line for them through which imports of fighters and weapons were done.

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Russia, Saudi Arabia pledge to stabilize oil output

Novak and Saudi Arabia's Minister of Energy, Industry and Natural Resources, Khalid bin Abdulaziz Al Falih, signed a joint statement to step up cooperation in stabilizing the oil market and ensuring stable long-term investment. A similar proposal in April failed after Saudi Arabia insisted that Iran also participate. The Persian Gulf state is seeking to regain market share after the removal of global sanctions earlier this year, and its decision not to attend a gathering in Doha in April led ...

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FIRST ALERT WEATHER: Tracking Tropical Depression Nine

The National Hurricane Center in Miami issued the watch for an area of the Gulf coast from the Anclote River to Indian Pass. The National Hurricane Center has upgraded Tropical Depression Nine into Tropical Storm Hermine. The storm is forecast to hit somewhere along the Big Bend area of Florida on Thursday afternoon either as a strong tropical storm or a weak hurricane.

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EU's Juncker says Apple tax decision is clearly based on facts, rules

Last week, European Union antitrust regulators ordered Apple to pay up to 13 billion euros in taxes to the Irish government after ruling that a special scheme to route profits through Ireland was illegal state aid. The decision comes amid a coordinated global initiative to crack down on tax evasion by multinational companies, spearheaded by the Paris-based Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD).

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Hermine lingers off shore continuing its unsafe storm surges

He said rain will be a "non-issue" until then, and winds also will be less than expected, although coastal areas of Delaware, New Jersey an NY could see gusts of up to 50 miles per hour. In addition to powerful winds extending up to 185 miles (295 km) from its center, Hermine was expected to unleash a unsafe storm surge in the Hampton Roads area of tidewater Virginia, the NHC warned.

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Truex Jr. races to victory at Darlington Raceway

He also won for the second time this season, and fourth time at The Glen. "Oh, it's just the same old thing", he said. "So many people to thank obviously". The live video stream of NASCAR from NBC is provided as an extension of NBC sports coverage of the race and make is easy for race fans to watch a live stream online and follow all of the action from Darlington on their tablets, computers and smart phones.

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FDA Fees On Industry Haven't Fixed Delays In Generic Drug Approvals

Clinton's plan is carefully delineated to target " excessive , outlier" price hikes on "long-standing" treatments that haven't had any major improvements and have little or no competition. For brand-name drugs, pharmaceutical companies are required to pay to the federal government a discount that is the greater of either 23.1 percent of the Average Manufacture Price (AMP) or AMP minus the "best price" for the drug, plus an additional discount if a drug's price increases faster than the rate of ...

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Saudi Arabia strives to prevent repeat of fatal crush at haj

According to an announcement by the Saudi Arabian General Authority of Meteorology and Environmental Protection the weather is expected to remain hot during the day and mild at night with average temperature exceeding 40 degrees Celsius during the pilgrimage season.

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Major protest over 'Jungle' camp getting underway in France

A human chain has also formed across the road leading to the ferry port, near Stade de l'Epopee football stadium in Calais , where hundreds of protesters can be seen marching and brandishing banners with messages urging the French and British governments to act.

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Labor Day isn't just about ribs and R&R

But the history of the holiday makes clear that Labor Day was proclaimed to honor the contributions of labor unions . Historians say the first Labor Day was celebrated on Tuesday, Sept. It was 122 years ago when President Grover Cleveland signed the legislation declaring the first Monday in September to be Labor Day. In a study titled " Union decline lowers wages of nonunion workers ", the Economic Policy Institute (EPI) looked at wage and union data from 1979 to 2013, and compared ...

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United Kingdom services sector rebounds strongly after post-Brexit wobble, Markit PMI shows

The 5.5-point monthly gain was the largest in the survey's 20-year history, Markit said. Nonetheless, growth in new business eased to a three-month low. The Caixin China General Services purchasing manager index (PMI) for August stood at 52.1, up 0.4 points from July and well above the 50-point mark that separates growth from contraction.


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