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Argentina forward Lionel Messi celebrates with teammates Lucas Pratto and Angel Di Maria after a goal against Colombia in their World Cup qualifier, November 15, 2016Reuters

Here are a few stories from International Business Times, India to start your day with.

1. India's exports rise sharply in October, gold imports spurt; trade deficit widens

India had reasons to cheer both on the inflation and external trade fronts. Data for October released by the government on Tuesday showed that retail inflation dropped to a 14-month low of 4.20 percent, while exports rose 9.5 percent despite a sluggish global economy. Gold imports increased 108.3 percent to $3.50 billion from $1.68 billion in October 2015 and trade deficit to $10.1 billion. Read more...

2. United States sees 67% increase in hate crimes against Muslims: FBI

Hate crimes across the United States have seen a significant surge, especially against Muslims, according to the latest report by the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI). Read more...

3. Super Mario Run release date, price confirmed; iPhone, iPad users get early Christmas gift

Apple's iPhone 7 event had plenty of surprises, but one of them was just too interesting to miss – the launch of Super Mario Run for iPhone and iPad users. But the details on one of the most iconic games of all times were kept afloat while Apple continued to talk about its new iPhones. Read more...

4. FIFA World Cup qualifiers results: Messi inspires Argentina past Colombia as Sanchez drives Chile to victory

Argentina had to bounce back from their defeat to rivals Brazil, and they did, with Lionel Messi, obviously, leading the way, while Chile also found their mojo, thanks to their superstar own Alexis Sanchez, who grabbed a brace. Read more...

5. How To Get Away With Murder season 3 episode 9 (winter finale) spoilers: Creator makes big revelation

The fans of Shonda Rhimes crime thriller series How To Get Away With Murder (HTGAWM) could be devastated after knowing who is under the sheet in the winter finale of season 3. Episode 9 is titled Who's Dead and it will feature some explosive revelations and heart-pumping scenes. Read more...

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