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The new pay scale will be effective from 1st January 2016. "We must attract talent into academics", Union Human Resource Development Minister Prakash Javadekar said. In July, the government had notified the recommendations of the 7th Central Pay Commission on allowances with 34 modifications, with a total financial implication of Rs 30,748.23 crore per annum.
  • Aamir Khan and Zaira Wasim promote Secret Superstar in Delhi

    Aamir Khan and Zaira Wasim promote Secret Superstar in Delhi

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    But then, that is how Aamir Khan works! "The goal of films is to entertain, people don't want to hear a lesson on sociology when they are entering cinemas, therefore I look for something entertaining that will also allow me to be creative and if it has a social message, then that is an added plus".
  • Miley Cyrus And Her Tongue Star In 'Carpool Karaoke'

    Miley Cyrus And Her Tongue Star In 'Carpool Karaoke'

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    Cyrus then shared an anecdote that encapsulated how bad of a driver she is: One night on The Voice set, when the singer was the last to leave, she actually crashed her auto into the show's sound trailer. "You ever have moments in your life where you're like, 'What am I doing?" So the sound people knew it was me. Miley has hit headlines for various reasons over the years.
  • Lam Research Corp (NASDAQ:LRCX) Institutional Investor Sentiment

    Lam Research Corp (NASDAQ:LRCX) Institutional Investor Sentiment

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    Insiders own 0.41% of the company's stock. Horizon Investment Services Llc sold 3,067 shares as Lam Research Corp ( LRCX)'s stock rose 32.64%. It has outperformed by 91.16% the S&P500. Daiwa Secs Grp Inc stated it has 0.01% in Lam Research Corporation (NASDAQ: LRCX ). Finally, Sun Life Financial INC boosted its stake in shares of Lam Research Corporation by 10,672.7% during the 2nd quarter.
  • Mark Ruffalo accidentally livestreams part of 'Thor: Ragnarok'

    Mark Ruffalo accidentally livestreams part of 'Thor: Ragnarok'

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    In speaking to Cinema Blend , " Thor: Ragnarok " star Mark Ruffalo admitted that Kevin Feige asked for his opinions on what kind of story arc Hulk would have if he had his standalone film. Thor : Raganarok has a November 3, 2017 release directed by Taika Waititi starring Chris Hemsworth as Thor , Mark Ruffalo as Hulk/Banner, Tom Hiddleston as Loki, Idris Elba as Heimdall, Cate Blanchett as Hela, Tessa Thompson as Valkyrie, Jeff Goldblum as Grandmaster, Anthony Hopkins as ...
  • Facebook bans rapper Lil B for 'hate speech'

    Facebook bans rapper Lil B for 'hate speech'

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    Lil B , whose real name is Brandon Christopher McCartney , took to Twitter after he discovered his messages got him blocked, though it is unclear which post violated their conditions. The social networking giant later removed the ban. " Lil B ", he wrote. The rapper also continuously called out white privilege on Facebook before the ban.
  • Are Insiders Shedding Shares of Netflix, Inc. (NASDAQ:NFLX)?

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    Following the completion of the transaction, the director now owns 8,012 shares of the company's stock, valued at approximately $1,327,748.64. It is down 0.00% since October 10, 2016 and is. It has outperformed by 58.64% the S&P500. Also, CEO Reed Hastings sold 109,214 shares of the stock in a transaction that occurred on Monday, July 24th.
  • Raven's Home Gets Second Season

    Raven's Home Gets Second Season

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    New episodes of Raven's Home air Friday nights at 8 p.m. on Disney Channel and DisneyNow on demand. A live-action comedy spinoff of Disney's 2003-2007 sitcom, That's So Raven , Raven's Home features Raven-Symoné and Anneliese van der Pol reprising the roles of Raven Baxter and Chelsea Daniels, respectively.
  • At Long Last, Batman: The Animated Series Is Coming To Blu-Ray

    At Long Last, Batman: The Animated Series Is Coming To Blu-Ray

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    The remaster is part of the series' 25th Anniversary and it's set to be released sometime in late 2018. The panel celebrating the show's 25th anniversary was attended by Batman voice actor Kevin Conroy , The New Batman Adventures Batgirl voice actor Tara Strong, and Batman : The Animated Series producers Bruce Timm and Alan Burnett.
  • Man accused of playing cruel prank on woman explains text

    Man accused of playing cruel prank on woman explains text

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    She accused the man, Jesse Mateman, of leaving her alone in a foreign country before texting two pig emojis alongside the message: "You've been pigged". He told Dutch website Metro: "That whole story is fully invented". Jesse, however, has since denied there was ever a romance between the pair, initially saying the pair hadn't slept together before changing his story and to say the pair did have a one-night stand.
  • How Nick Saban got

    How Nick Saban got "Rat Poison" into the football lexicon

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    In the fourth quarter, Alabama safety Minkah Fitzpatrick stepped in front and intercepted A&M quarterback Kellen Mond's pass to Camron Buckley at the 1-yard line. "(Harris) makes good cuts, good decisions, runs the plays the way they're created to be run. NOTES: Alabama has a five-game winning streak versus Texas A&M and an 8-2 lead in the series.
  • Zimbabwe's Robert Mugabe strips VP Emmerson Mnangagwa of justice ministry

    Zimbabwe's Robert Mugabe strips VP Emmerson Mnangagwa of justice ministry

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    Mr Chinamasa, who was away in the U.S. on government business when the reshuffle was announced, is considered a key ally of the VP. Other major casualties were Finance minister Patrick Chinamasa , who was demoted to the less glamorous Ministry of Cyber Security, Threat Detection and Mitigation; Simbarashe Mumbengegwi, who lost the Foreign Affairs portfolio to Walter Mzembi (former Tourism minister); and Christopher Mushohwe (Information), who was reassigned to the Department of National ...
  • Cardi B takes over Miami and we are loving it

    Cardi B takes over Miami and we are loving it

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    We aren't surprised the On Fleek rapper won a gong for being a "hustler" as we've praised her rags to riches story labelling her as hip hop's very own fairy tale princess . Her Instagram success led to her being cast in reality show Love And Hip Hop: New York. And clearly, it worked for her. Just Jared reports that the 24-year-old Bronx rapper was joined on the Miami stage by her boyfriend, Offset from Migos , Blac Chyna , Lil Yachty, DJ Khaled and his longtime love, Nicole Tuck ...
  • Black Model From Controversial 'Racist Dove Ad' Defends The Campaign

    Black Model From Controversial 'Racist Dove Ad' Defends The Campaign

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    Lola Ogunyemi wrote in The Guardian the commercial was meant not to make her appear inferior, but to use each woman's differences to "highlight the fact that all skin deserves gentleness". The model commends Dove for apologizing, but notes that the company could have also done more to explain their initial vision for the ad. They expressed regret over the offense that it has brought to viewers, adding that it "did not represent the diversity of real beauty ".
  • Dad of missing girl did laundry before calling police

    Dad of missing girl did laundry before calling police

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    The tree is across an alley from the home. The parents of Sherin Mathews, the Texas toddler who vanished after her father left her alone in an alley, are no longer cooperating with the investigation, police said. A working phone number for Mathews could not be found and it's not clear if he's hired an attorney to speak on his behalf. Sherin Mathews, 3, has been missing for four days.
  • Da Vinci painting up for auction with $100 million estimate

    Da Vinci painting up for auction with $100 million estimate

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    Prices range from $200 to over $100 million. "This is truly the Holy Grail of art rediscoveries", said Alan Wintermute, Christie's senior specialist for Old Master paintings, explaining that the portrait sometimes called the male Mona Lisa had always been thought to have been lost or destroyed.
  • Theresa May finally reveals plans for Britain after Brexit

    Theresa May finally reveals plans for Britain after Brexit

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    The trade white paper also confirmed Britain will not be able to bring into effect any free trade agreements with other countries during the time-limited transition period sought by May. "This is not exactly a ball game...but what I can remind you of is there is a clear sequencing to these talks and there has been so far no solution found on step one, which is the divorce proceedings", the commission's chief spokesman Margaritis Schinas told a press conference.