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→ ‘1st Hindu temple in Abu Dhabi to be ready by 2017 end‘.
→ 5.3 magnitude earthquake hits Lakshadweep.
→ American cosmetics brand CoverGirl has appointed its first male spokesperson, 17-year-old makeup artist James Charles from New York.
→ Ashwin reclaims top spot in ICC Test bowler rankings.
→ Aung San SuuKyi to embark on three day-visit to India.
→ Australia raises $5.8 bn in the largest govt bonds sale.
→ Bharat Petroleum plans to raise $500 million.
→ European Space Agency to attempt Mars landing on Oct 19.
→ First BRICS Trade Fair and Exhibition begins in Delhi.
→ Gold imports declined by 59% during Jan-Sep- Assocham.
→ India clean-sweeps three match test series against New Zealand.
→ India now the 12th largest holder of US govt bonds.
→ India ranked 97th out of 118- Global Hunger Index.
→ India‘s purchases of Iranian oil fell by 4% in Sep.
→ Ironman World Championship triathlon 2016.
→ Jayalalithaa‘s portfolios given to ex-CM Panneerselvam.
→ Khattar raises slogan ‘Haryana ek Haryanvi ek‘.
→ Morocco king reappoints Abdelilah Benkirane as PM.
→ New species of British Jurassic reptiles discovered.
→ Parmeshwar Godrej- A Style icon passes away.
→ Sex ratio increased to 922 from 837- Haryana CM.
→ Sir Ian McKellen honoured at UK Theatre Awards.
→ WHO sending 10 lakh cholera vaccines to Haiti.
→ World‘s best-performing IPO this year has gained over 6,000%.
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