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None of My Business

The Baddy Boys

1. Srikanth Kidambi

The highlight moments from this year for Srikanth was of course his run at the Super Series tournaments. He returned to court after his recovery period at the Singapore he went onto to set up a clash against compatriot Sai Praneeth. Srikanth later bettered his performance with two SS titles back-to-back in Indonesia and Australia.

2. HS Prannoy

Chopra makes it to Forbes’ top-10 highest-paid TV actresses list

Priyanka Chopra has made it to Forbes’ annual top-10 highest-paid TV actresses list that has Sofia Vergara on the number one spot. Chopra, already an established star in Bollywood, made her acting debut in the West with TV show Quantico. She cemented her position as one of the rising stars in Hollywood by playing the antagonist in the movie reboot of Baywatch. With her earning of $10 million, she is on the eighth position on the list, nudging House of Cards star Robin Wright ($9 million) to the ninth spot.

Hindustan Zinc Mining Academy: To Train Youth in Mining Operations

Indian natural resource industry has seen significant change in the last 10 years in terms of technology, employment generation, metal production and attracting best of Indian and global talent that includes engineers and management graduates. Surprisingly, the number of female employees in natural sector is changing on year-on-year basis. A number of international experts have joined at key positions to explore natural resources, to improve metal recovery and build a future of sustainable mining.

The man who had Delhi eating idlis & dosas

On a rainy afternoon, most would have taken refuge inside the cosy comforts of a room. But not Jayaram Banan, who managed to reach his group office in Malviya Nagar, in Delhi, despite being stuck in traffic jam for three hours. And just the presence of Banan in the room filled it with energy. This is the story of 64-year-old Banan, the man who took the spice route to success with a conglomerate of restaurants —Sagar Ratna, Swagath and Ocean Pearl hotels.

Meet world’s richest woman

The death this week of L’Oreal’s founding family matriarch is putting the spotlight on a reclusive 64-year-old heiress who now finds herself as the richest woman in the world.

BCCI nominates Dhoni for Padma Bhushan award

The Indian cricket board has nominated Mahendra Singh Dhoni for the country’s third highest civilian award — the Padma Bhushan — for his contribution to the game. A senior BCCI official confirmed that the Board has only sent one name for the Padma awards this year and it was a unanimous decision to nominate India’s most successful captain. “Mahendra Singh Dhoni has been nominated by the BCCI for the Padma Bhushan award. It was a unanimous decision by the members.

Meet the new Lara Croft

Warner Bros and MGM have released the  first official poster for the upcoming Tomb Raider reboot, starring Alicia Vikander as the globetrotting archaeologist Lara Croft. The reboot comes more than 15 years after Angelina Jolie first brought the video game adventurer to the silver screen. The new Tomb Raider finds Croft as an ordinary 21- year-old living in London. Haunted by the apparent death of her archaeologist father (Dominic West), she soon sets out on a high-stakes mission to find him, reported Entertainment Weekly.

Attagirl

India’s Olympic silver medallist shuttler PV Sindhu on Sunday exacted sweet revenge of her World Championship heartbreak as she defeated Nozomi Okuhara of Japan in a thrilling summit clash to clinch the women’s singles title at the Korea Open Super Series.

The 22-year-old Indian overcame eighth seeded Okuhara 22-20, 11-21,

Oh, Rafa, how easy you make winning look like

Rafa Nadal has long been king of the Paris clay but he was just as dominant on New York hardcourt on Sunday as he collected Grand Slam title number 16 with a clinical demolition of Kevin Anderson in the US Open final. The Spaniard insists nothing comes easy to him on any court but scanning his list of grand slam final triumphs one would be hard-pressed to find anything more comprehensive than this 6-3 6-3 6-4 victory on the Arthur Ashe Stadium.

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