High profile Thug, duped an old lady with 10 lacs thumbnail

High profile Thug, duped an old lady with 10 lacs

News4u-Bureau – New Delhi: A 40-year-old man Prashenjit Banerjee, posing himself to be the Jt CEO, E-Governance, Govt of Chhattisgarh, has duped a senior citizen of Lacs of Rs. promising her to help in settlement of her old loan account with CSIDC. Banerjee posed himself as Raw or IB official earlier to this family and [...]

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New appointment for Marriott International

News4u-Travel Desk-Marriott International has appointment Toni Stoeckl to Vice President of Lifestyle Brands including global responsibility for Renaissance Hotels, AC Hotels by Marriott and Moxy Hotels. Toni previously served as vice president for the Renaissance Hotels brand. In his newly expanded role, Toni’s leadership will drive, define and execute global brand strategies and signature programming [...]

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Etihad Airways opens arrivals lounge in Abu Dhabi

News4u-Travel Desk-Etihad Airways has enhanced its premium service offering at Abu Dhabi International Airport with the opening of a new Arrivals Lounge. The luxurious facility is the first Arrivals Lounge to be operated by Etihad Airways in the world, offering a stylish and modern environment for the exclusive use of the airline’s First and Business [...]

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Turing biopic wins Toronto film festival audience prize

News4u-Entertainment Desk-A biographical picture of British codebreaker and war hero Alan Turing, featuring an Oscar-bait performance by Benedict Cumberbatch, won the Toronto film festival audience prize for best picture on Sunday. Turing was a brilliant Cambridge mathematician and pioneer of computer sciences who broke Nazi codes for the British military during the Second World War, [...]

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UNSC strongly condemns ‘heinous’ murder of Briton by ISIL

News4u-News Desk-The UN Security Council has strongly condemned the “heinous and cowardly” murder of British humanitarian aid worker David Haines by the Islamic State terror group, saying the outfit must be defeated and violence it adopts “stamped out.” “This crime is a tragic reminder of the increasing dangers humanitarian personnel face every day in Syria. [...]

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India, Vietnam ink 7 pacts; call for ‘freedom’ of navigation

News4u-News Desk-India and Vietnam on Monday inked seven pacts, including one to enhance cooperation in the strategic oil sector, as they called for freedom of navigation in the South China Sea, a remark which could irk China which has been claiming territorial sovereignty over the high seas. The agreements were signed during the second day [...]

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Yuki goes down tamely, India lose Play-off tie 2-3

News4u-Sports Desk-India’s agonising wait to return to the World Group continued as the hosts lost 2-3 to Serbia in the rain-hit playoff tie after Yuki Bhambri surrendered tamely in the decisive fifth rubber against Filip Karjinovic in Bangalore on Monday. Krajinovic turned out to be a hero for the Serbians with his 6-3 6-4 6-4 [...]

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Sabine Lisicki wins Hong Kong Open

News4u-Sports Desk- Sabine Lisicki won her first WTA title in three years by defeating Karolina Pliskova 7-5, 6-3 in the final of the Hong Kong Open on Sunday. No. 36-ranked Pliskova squandered a 5-1 lead in the match after she twice broke the top-seeded German in the first set before losing the next six games. [...]

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Islam Is Not Part of Our Civilization

News4u-Features Desk- Obama said at the latest White House Iftar dinner: Like so many faiths, Islam has always been part of our American family, and Muslim Americans have long contributed to the strength and character of our country, in all walks of life. These words have no basis in fact. Islam is not part of [...]

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9/11 hijackers funding: names and numbers

News4u-Newss Desk- If you follow the money, the men in the middle of the disbursing of funds to the 9/11 hijackers were United Airlines Flight 175 hijacker-pilot Marwan al-Shehhi and a UAE-based computer specialist Ali Abdul Aziz Ali (Ali), who ultimately received the money from his uncle, 9/11 mastermind Khalid Sheikh Muhammad (KSM). In the [...]