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Reliance Jio offers: Mukesh Ambani’s telco to keep freebies flowing, say analysts
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Reliance Jio offers: Mukesh Ambani’s telco to keep freebies flowing, say analysts

On March 31, while announcing that 72 million subscribers had opted for its Prime offer, Jio said that it was not only extending the membership drive till April 15, but also sweetening the deal.

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Canoe returns to Hawaii after epic round-the-world voyage
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Canoe returns to Hawaii after epic round-the-world voyage

FILE – In this April 29, 2014 file photo, the Hokulea sailing canoe is seen off Honolulu. The Polynesian voyaging canoe is returning to Hawaii after a three-year journey around the world guided only by nature with… (AP Photo/Sam Eifling, …

Death toll rises in suspected Syria chemical attack as terrified survivors found hiding
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Death toll rises in suspected Syria chemical attack as terrified survivors found hiding

A suspected chemical attack in Syria’s northern Idlib province killed dozens of people on Tuesday, Syrian opposition activists said, describing the attack as among the worst in the country’s six-year civil war.

The death toll from a suspected chemical attack …

London Comedians Shocked England Not Laughing at Anti-Brexit Jokes
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London Comedians Shocked England Not Laughing at Anti-Brexit Jokes

Comedians are frustrated after realising their anti-Brexit routines are not popular outside of London, with audience members walking out for the first time in their careers.

Marcus Brigstock is a regular on Channel 4 and the BBC, and his new …

Why Antonio Conte’s tenacity may become a problem for Chelsea
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Why Antonio Conte’s tenacity may become a problem for Chelsea

That Antonio Conte should prove as canny and unbending an operator away from the dugout as he is in it should not come as a surprise. That applies especially to those who recall the time he felt shortchanged in “a …

John Mulaney announces second leg of Kid Gorgeous tour
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John Mulaney announces second leg of Kid Gorgeous tour

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Comedian John Mulaney’s current Kid Gorgeous tour has done really well. It has done so well in fact that its entire first leg, which runs through the end of July, is completely sold out. …

All eyes on 18 June as GST Council meets to iron out niggling issues
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All eyes on 18 June as GST Council meets to iron out niggling issues

In the one-day meeting at Vigyan Bhawan on 18 June, the Council will finalise tax rates on lotteries, rules relating to e-way bills and anti-profiteering measures. (Image: PTI)

With many doubts and concerns still looming over India’s most comprehensive tax …

Who wears the pants? Claire Underwood, Hillary Clinton and the fiction of being a fashionable first lady
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Who wears the pants? Claire Underwood, Hillary Clinton and the fiction of being a fashionable first lady

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When Hillary Clinton joined Instagram in June of 2015, her first post was a rack of suit jackets in a hopeful array of cardinal red, bright white and cobalt blue. Given everything that has happened to …

‘Lost City of Z’ Director ‘Gave Up Completely’ at One Point on Charlie Hunnam, Robert Pattinson Film
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‘Lost City of Z’ Director ‘Gave Up Completely’ at One Point on Charlie Hunnam, Robert Pattinson Film

Judging from the glitz and glamour of the red carpet at “The Lost City of Z” premiere, one would never have guessed all of the grunt work that the cast and crew went through to get their movie onto the …

Mick and Keith get satisfaction from Stones exhibit
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Mick and Keith get satisfaction from Stones exhibit

Charlie Watts, from left, Keith Richards, Mick Jagger and Ron Wood of the Rolling Stones will have some of their history on display in "Exhibitionism," which opens April 15 on Navy Pier. (Mark Seliger / AP)

Beginning next weekend, a …