Top Headlines: War won’t give China any clear gain, only cause casualties, assesses govt

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Daily Newsletter | Monday, August 21, 2017
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War won’t give China any clear gain, only cause casualties, assesses govt
Escalation of the Doklam stand off into a shooting war is unlikely to deliver significant gains for China, and a wider conflict carries the risk of heavy casualties tilting the odds in favour of diplomacy prevailing despite a barrage of angry words from Beijing.
BRO to speed up work along China border
Concerned over inordinate delays in the construction of strategic roads along the India-China border, the defence ministry has delegated more administrative and financial powers to the Border Roads Organisation (BRO) for the speedy completion of the projects.
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Utkal Exp crash: 3 senior officers sent on leave
In an unprecedented move intended to crack down on negligence in the railways, the railway ministry on Sunday sent on leave three senior officers, including a member of the railway board, for the Khatauli tragedy.


ASISC plans to caution students on dangers of online gaming
The Association Of Schools For The Indian School Certificate (ASISC) which runs around 250 schools statewide will train teachers and students on the fallouts of the Blue Whale online game and other such dangerous activities online.
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Buyers take to streets to protest against ‘corrupt’ builders
Over 400 homebuyers from various residential projects of Noida and Greater Noida today took out a protest march from Noida’s sector 15A to Noida’s Sector 18.


Coolpad Cool Play 6: First impressions
Chinese smartphone maker Coolpad launched its first budget smartphone with 6GB RAM in India.
Coolpad Cool Play 6 launched in India: Price, specifications and more
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Comparison: Coolpad Cool Play 6 vs Lenovo K8 Note
Chinese smartphone maker Coolpad has launched a new smartphone for the Indian smartphone market.


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1st ODI: Dhawan, Kohli fashion India’s nine-wicket win over Sri Lanka
Shikhar Dhawan (132*) and Virat Kohli (82*) added an unbeaten 197 runs for the second wicket to help India crushed Sri Lanka by nine wickets in the first ODI of the five-match series on Sunday.
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Dhawan credits mental preparation for his wondrous form
Indian opener Shikhar Dhawan credited his mental preparation for his wondrous form which helped the visitors rout Sri Lanka by nine wickets in the first ODI on Sunday.


Infosys board under fire for ‘botch-up’
The board of Infosys is coming under fire with experts probing whether it has failed to effectively shield outgoing CEO Vishal Sikka and resolve differences with founders, instead of escalating matters to a warlike situation.
The $200-million transaction that rocked Infosys’ boat
At the heart of the rift lies the Panaya deal. A symbol of the generation gap in corporate thinking around IT deals: “How much” vs “too much”.
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‘Bareilly Ki Barfi’ celebrity review: Bollywood stars laud Kriti Sanon, Ayushmann Khurrana and Rajkummar Rao’s performances
The film ‘Bareilly Ki Barfi’ which released on August 18, has been appreciated by fans, critics, and movie-goers alike. The film’s good business at the box-office is proof of the same. Directed by Ashwiny Iyer Tiwari, ‘Bareilly Ki Barfi’ is a romantic comedy film which stars Kriti Sanon, Ayushmann Khurrana and Rajkummar Rao in lead roles.
Shahid Kapoor sets Twitter ablaze with sexy shirtless picture
Shahid Kapoor, who is currently on a vacay with his wife Mira Rajput and daughter Misha, to celebrate his little munchkin’s first birthday, has his fans into a frenzy with his new Twitter profile picture.
Watch: Ranveer Singh rocks rainbow-hues at a fashion show
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