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Saudi investigation reveals Khashoggi murdered with 'overdose' (2 minutes ago)
Riyadh, Nov 16 (IANS) Saudi Arabia's Public Prosecution revealed Thursday that Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi was murdered with "overdose" of a drug injected by a group of Saudi agents.

ICC Women's WorldT20: Indian ride spinners' show to beat Ireland and make semis (Roundup) (24 minutes ago)
Georgetown (Guyana), Nov 16 (IANS) India rode their spinners' good show to beat Ireland with a comfortable 52-run margin and enter the semi-finals of the ICC Women's World T20 at the Providence Stadium here on Thursday.

167 against Australia gave me confidence: VVS Laxman (00:02)
Hyderabad, Nov 16 (IANS) While the epic inning of 281 against Australia at Eden Gardens is what defines V.V.S. Laxman, but it is knock of 167 against the same team at Sydney which is close to the heart of the former Indian cricketer.

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Mahindra rolls out electric autorickshaw in Bengaluru (23:58)
Bengaluru, Nov 15 (IANS) Automobile major Mahindra & Mahindra's arm on Thursday rolled out two variant of electric 3-wheeler autorickshaw here.

Ranveer Singh, Deepika Padukone debut as Mr & Mrs (Lead) (23:58)
Mumbai, Nov 15 (IANS) The hide and seek got over as Bollywood stars Deepika Padukone and Ranveer Singh, after two days of wedding ceremonies in the far and dreamy Lake Como setting in Italy, unveiled their first look as a married couple to the public on Thursday, immensely pleasing their army of fans.

UN calls for peace as famine looms in conflict-stricken Yemen (23:48)
Rome, Nov 15 (IANS/AKI) The UN World Food Programme on Thursday appealed for an end to the devastating three-and-a-half-year civil war in Yemen, where a full-blown famine looms in what is the worst humanitarian crisis in the world today.

O.P. Bhatt resigns from Yes Bank's search committee to find Kapoor's successor (23:32)
Mumbai, Nov 15 (IANS) Yes Bank on Thursday said that former Chairman of State Bank of India O.P. Bhatt has resigned as an external expert of the 'Search and Selection Committee' which has been set up to find a successor to the company's MD and CEO Rana Kapoor.

Amitabh Bachchan has preserved most of his films (Lead, Correcting Para 3) (23:32)
Kolkata, Nov 15 (IANS) Bollywood legend Amitabh Bachchan has successfully saved the prints of most of his films, an expert said on Thursday.

Fitch affirms India's rating at 'BBB-'; outlook stable (23:30)
Mumbai, Nov 15 (IANS) Credit rating agency Fitch on Thursday affirmed India's 'Long-Term Foreign-Currency Issuer Default Rating' (IDR) at 'BBB-' with a stable outlook.

PKL 6: U Mumba end home leg on perfect note, hammer Tamil Thalaivas 36-22 (23:30)
Mumbai, Nov 15 (IANS) U Mumba ended their home leg on a happy note after they thrashed Tamil Thalaivas 36-22 in an inter-zonal clash of the ongoing Pro Kabaddi League (PKL) at the NSCI stadium here on Thursday.

IPL: KKR release Curran, Johnson ; Nagarkoti retained (23:04)
New Delhi, Nov 15 (IANS) Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) released Mitchell Johnson, Tom Curran, Cameron Delport and Javon Searles ahead of the Indian Premier League (IPL) auction for the next season, the franchise announced on Thursday.

Bharat Electronics pays government 200% total dividend (23:04)
Bengaluru, Nov 15 (IANS) Bharat Electronics Ltd (BEL) paid Rs 324 crore as 200 per cent total dividend for fiscal 2017-18 to the central government, which holds 66 per cent equity shares in the state-run defence behemoth, said a senior official on Thursday.

Digitising SHG-bank link can generate $4 bn banking opportunity: Nabard (23:04)
New Delhi, Nov 15 (IANS) National Bank for Agriculture and Rural Development (NABARD) Chairman Harsh Kumar Bhanwala on Thursday said digitising its self help group (SHG) bank linkage programme could generate up to $4 billion of banking opportunity.

Want to build my own legacy, says Birla son Aryaman (23:04)
Kolkata, Nov 15 (IANS) Son of Kumar Mangalam Birla, among the top 10 richest Indians, 21-year-old Aryaman, who plays for Madhya Pradesh in first class cricket, on Thursday said he wants to make a name for himself on his own.

Favourites prevail on 1st day of women's boxing worlds (23:04)
New Delhi, Nov 15 (IANS) Pre-tournament favourites enjoyed easy outings even as the bout between Staridsman Anja of Australia and Cordero Hernanadez of Columbia in the lightweight category turned out to be the best on the opening day of the AIBA Womens World Boxing Championships here on Thursday.

ICC Women's WorldT20: Mithali half-ton lifts India to 145/6 vs Ireland (23:02)
Georgetown (Guyana), Nov 15 (IANS) Former skipper Mithali Raj once again came to India's rescue with a fluent half century to help the women-in-blue post a below-par 145/6 against Ireland in their third match of the ICC Women's World T20 at the Providence Stadium here on Thursday.

No Muslim among 162 BJP candidates in Rajasthan: Is party back to Hindutva? (22:46)
By Archana Sharma
Jaipur, Nov 15 (IANS) Of the 162 BJP candidates, announced so far in two instalments for the 200-member Rajasthan Assembly polling for which is due on December 7, one absence the observers have marked is of any Muslim candidate, strengthening the perception that the party is playing the Hindutva card.

ABVP suspends DUSU head; CYSS calls it conspiracy (22:32)IANS Photo Service
New Delhi, Nov 15 (IANS) The AAP students' wing Chhatra Yuva Sangharsh Samiti (CYSS) on Thursday alleged that the ABVP already knew about Ankiv Baisoya's fake degree and that his suspension was a "planned conspiracy".

India's exports up 18% in October (Lead) (22:32)
New Delhi, Nov 15 (IANS) India's merchandise exports grew by 17.86 per cent in October on a year-on-year basis, official data showed on Thursday.

BJP Lok Sabha member from Ladakh quits party (22:32)
Srinagar, Nov 15 (IANS) Thupstan Chhewang, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Lok Sabha member from Ladakh constituency, resigned from the party on Thursday.

Cyclone Gaja set to cross TN coast near Nagapattinam (Lead) (22:28)IANS Photo Service
Chennai, Nov 15 (IANS) The severe cyclonic storm Gaja, which lay centred about 126 km east of Karaikal in Puducherry, is expected to cross the Tamil Nadu coast near Nagapattinam on Thursday night, Indian Meteoroligcal Department (IMD) said.

Jet Airways refutes reports of merger with Tata SIA Airlines (22:22)IANS Photo Service
Mumbai, Nov 15 (IANS) Dismissing the recent reports of a likely merger with Tata SIA Airlines, Jet Airways on Thursday said the news is "purely speculative" and that there were no such discussion in the company's Board.

Quad discusses cooperation in Indo-Pacific, regional issues (Lead) (22:22)
New Delhi, Nov 15 (IANS) Officials of the quad, revived last year comprising India, the US, Japan, and Australia that seeks to work for peace and prosperity in the Indo-Pacific region, met in Singapore on Thursday on the sidelines of this year's East Asia Summit.

HC directs Meghalaya Police to ensure security to injured women activists (22:22)
Shillong, Nov 15 (IANS) The Meghalaya High Court on Thursday directed the Director General of Police R. Chandranathan to provide security to frontline women rights activist Agnes Kharshiing and her aide Amita Sangma who were brutally attacked recently.

IPL: Sunrisers retain Warner; release stumper Saha (22:22)IANS Photo Service
New Delhi, Nov 15 (IANS) Sunrisers Hyderabad on Thursday retained banned Australian opener David Warner for the upcoming season of the Indian Premier League (IPL) while releasing India's Test wicketkeeper Wriddhiman Saha ahead of the player auction for the 2019 IPL, next month.

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