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 2020-12-03 08:09 

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India vs Australia 3rd T20: Will Manish Pandey find a place in playing 11?...

Pandey has been in great knock in Indian Premier League 2020 and would be hoping to get a place in India playing 11 during the T20s...

 2020-12-03 08:02 

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Optimistic about revival in Q3, says FinMin in monthly economic review...

FinMin Says there were no fundamental or structural factors responsible for the GDP contraction...

 2020-12-03 07:58 

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Amazon to roll out tools to monitor workers for social distancing...

The Distance Assistant solution will remind the workers to maintain social distancing in real-time through visual cues and sensors....

 2020-12-03 07:51 

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Pak must stop backing terrorism to foster peace in South Asia: India at UN...

If Pakistan changes its current "culture of hatred" against religions in India and stops support to cross-border terrorism, a culture of peace in South Asia could be attempted, India told UN...

 2020-12-03 07:51 

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US colleges, universities urge Trump govt to give $120 bn Covid-19 relief...

A coalition of US colleges and universities has urged Congress and President Donald Trump's administration to finalise negotiations on a Covid-19 relief with at least $120 billion for higher education...

 2020-12-03 07:49 

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Wings Revel review: Inexpensive but great sounding true wireless earbuds...

Is the Wings Revel TWS earbuds as good as the company's neckband-style earphones? Let's find out...

 2020-12-03 07:35 

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Chhattisgarh opts for special window for GST compensation; Jharkhand left...

Now all states, except Jharkhand, have opted for Centre's borrowing options.Recently, Punjab, Kerala and West Bengal also accepted Centre's proposal after much opposition...

 2020-12-03 07:28 

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Rajinikanth to launch political party in Jan; to fight 2021 assembly polls...

Superstar Rajinikanth on Thursdayasserted that he would launch his political party in January 2021, ending years of suspense and in a big morale booster to his supporters and fans...

 2020-12-03 07:26 

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Flipkart partially spins off PhonePe in $700 million fundraising round...

E-commerce major Flipkart announced a "partial spin-off" of PhonePe as the digital payment firm raises $700 million in funding, valuing it at $5.5 billion...

 2020-12-03 07:21 

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Saddened by the death of MDH owner Dharampal Gulati, says President Kovind...

President Ram Nath Kovind said he was saddened to know the demise of MDH owner Mahashay Dharampal Gulati. The 'Masala King' died at 82....

 2020-12-03 07:03 

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Alembic Pharma gets USFDA nod for pills to treat salt, water retention...

Alembic Pharmaceuticals said it received approval from the US health regulator for Metolazone tablets, indicated for the treatment of salt and water retention caused by heart failure or kidney disease...

 2020-12-03 07:03 

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Radhakishan Damani, others sell 0.79% stake in Tata's Trent for Rs 202 cr...

Radhakishan Damani, promoter of Avenue Supermarts, and persons acting in concert have trimmed stake in Tata group's retail arm, Trent, by selling shares for an estimated sum of over Rs 202 crore...

 2020-12-03 06:49 

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SBI Cards records sharpest intra-day gain in over 4 months, surges 5%...

Earlier, on July 21, 2020, the stock had gained 6.2 per cent in intra-day trade, exchange data shows....

 2020-12-03 06:37 

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Services sector grows for second straight month, but rate falls in Nov: PMI...

Hiring reverses declining trend, services inflation accelerates...

 2020-12-03 06:34 

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Trump may sign bill that could prevent Chinese firms from listing in US...

Trump is expected to sign a bill that could prevent some Chinese companies from listing their shares on US exchanges unless they adhere to US auditing standards, the White House said...

 2020-12-03 06:30 

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Brazil to get 15 mn doses of Oxford-AstraZeneca Covid-19 vaccine in Jan-Feb...

The first batch of 15 million doses of Oxford University and AstraZeneca's coronavirus vaccine will be shipped to Brazil in January and February, Health Minister Eduardo Pazuello said...

 2020-12-03 06:30 

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Germany to extend Covid-19 restrictions till Jan 10: Chancellor Merkel...

German Chancellor Angela Merkel announced that the federal and state governments have agreed to extend the country's current Covid-19 restrictions till January 10, 2021...

 2020-12-03 06:26 

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Trump's biggest H-1B changes blocked: What it means for Indian techies...

A US court has blocked two H-1B regulations proposed by the Trump administration to restrict the ability of American companies to hire foreign employees...

 2020-12-03 06:22 

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Maharashtra Covid-19: Thane reports 571 new cases, tally hits 230,071...

The Covid-19 tally in Thane district of Maharashtra has gone up to 230,071 with the addition of 571 new cases, an official said...

 2020-12-03 06:22 

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Rolls-Royce partners with Infosys for aerospace engineering in India...

Aerospace and defence technology major Rolls-Royce and Infosys have signed a strategic partnership for sourcing engineering and R & D services for Rolls-Royce's civil aerospace business.As part of the overall partnership, Rolls-Royce will transition a...

 2020-12-03 06:11 

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BCCI to decide on two new IPL teams from next season in AGM on Dec 24...

The BCCI will hold its Annual General Meeting on December 24 to discuss the induction of two new IPL franchises besides the appointment of India's ICC representative and three new national selectors.Also on the agenda is the election of a new vice-pre...

 2020-12-03 06:01 

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Matrimony.com rallies 10% after block deals; stock hits fresh 52-week high...

At 09:15 am, around 500,155 equity shares, representing 2.2 per cent stake of the company, changed hands via bulk deal on the BSE, exchange data show...

 2020-12-03 05:57 

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Halt digital launches, stop selling new credit cards: RBI tells HDFC Bank...

The RBI issued the order with regard to certain incidents of outages in the internet banking/ mobile banking/ payment utilities of HDFC Bank over past 2 years...

 2020-12-03 05:56 

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HDFC Bank dips 1% as RBI asks to halt digital launches, new credit cards...

The RBI also took note of the recent outage in the bank's internet banking and payment system on November 21, 2020 due to a power failure in the primary data centre...

 2020-12-03 05:53 

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Siemens Gamesa fires top India exec over lack of due diligence in dealings...

Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy's India unit fired a top executive after an investigation found he failed to conduct appropriate due diligence when engaging a consultancy with political connections...

 2020-12-03 05:45 

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CLSA sees 46% upside in SBI stock; raises target price to Rs 360...

The recent upward revision in target price by CLSA factors in two key developments for SBI - potential upside in earnings and limited downside risks to capital adequacy...

 2020-12-03 05:43 

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Jharkhand reports 206 fresh coronavirus cases, 2 additional fatalities...

Jharkhand's Covid-19 tally mountedto 109,538 as 206 more people tested positive for the infection, a health official said...

 2020-12-03 05:38 

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China launches a 1,100-km middle section of China-Russia East gas pipeline...

Operations have started on the middle portion of the China-Russia East natural gas pipeline...

 2020-12-03 05:38 

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England's new tier system replaces Covid lockdown to halt infection spread...

A new tier system in England has replaced the recently-concluded month-long Covid-19 lockdown, as part of additional efforts to further halt the spread of infection...

 2020-12-03 05:28 

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Tech view: Voda Idea hikes tariffs; what does it mean for telecom stocks?...

Vodafone Idea may see a rally in the direction of Rs 15 shortly if it manages to breakout above 100-WMA....

 2020-12-03 05:17 

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Bharti Infratel extends gain after Airtel hikes stake through open market...

The stock of the company has rallied 7 per cent in the past two trading days....

 2020-12-03 05:15 

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Google illegally monitored workers, fired them for organising: US regulator...

The National Labor Relations Board issued a complaint accusing Google of unlawfully monitoring and questioning several workers who were then fired for trying to organise a union...

 2020-12-03 05:15 

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Japan may ban sale of new petrol, diesel cars by mid-2030s: Report...

Japan's government is considering abolishing sales of new gasoline-engine cars by the mid-2030s in favour of hybrid or electric vehicles...

 2020-12-03 05:15 

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Oil prices slip as OPEC+ resume negotiations on output cut extension...

Oil prices fell as producers including Saudi Arabia and Russia locked horns over the need to extend record production cuts set in place in the first wave of the Covid-19 pandemic...

 2020-12-03 05:04 

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US Senate passes bill stamping out per-country cap for work-based visas...

The legislation will hugely benefit hundreds of thousands of Indian professionals in America who have been waiting for years to get their green cards...

 2020-12-03 05:01 

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Samsung's Tizen OS largest TV streaming platform worldwide: Report...

Tizen, a Linux-based operating system developed by Samsung Electronics Co. and Intel Corp., is the world's largest TV streaming platform, a report showed...

 2020-12-03 05:01 

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TikTok testing longer, 3-minute videos for users to take on YouTube...

Chinese short-video making platform TikTok is reportedly planning to allow its users longer, three-minute videos in an apparent bid to take on YouTube....

 2020-12-03 05:01 

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Google offers people access to paywalled content in News Showcase...

Google has announced to start offering people access to paywalled content in partnership with select news publishers, as part of $1 billion News Showcase initiative launched two months ago....

 2020-12-03 04:52 

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School dropout to highest-paid CEO: MDH's Dharampal Gulati saw it all...

Mahashay Dharampal Gulati's journey brought him from Sialkot to a refugee camp in Amritsar in 1947 and then to Delhi where he rose to be known as 'Masala King'...

 2020-12-03 04:47 

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India asks UN to oppose Hinduphobia, bigotry targeting Sikhism, Buddhism...

India has called on the UN to take a direct stand against Hinduphobia and violent bigotry targeting the Sikhism and Buddhism...

 2020-12-03 04:47 

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India's Covid-19 caseload breaches 9.5-million mark, 8.9 million recovered...

India's Covid-19 caseload went past 9.5 million, while the total number of people who have recuperated from the disease surged to 8.9 million, pushing the national recovery rate to 94.11 per cent...

 2020-12-03 04:47 

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Farmers' protest enters 8th day, affecting traffic on Delhi border areas...

In the wake of the ongoing farmers' agitation in the national capital, Delhi Traffic Police appealed to citizens to take alternative routes as borders including Singhu remain closed...

 2020-12-03 04:45 

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Maruti Suzuki trades higher for the 4th straight day, hits over 11-mth high...

Analysts at Dolat Capital believe the increasing realisation of used cars and recovery in urban demand will aid in faster recovery of replacement demand....

 2020-12-03 04:19 

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India's answer to angry farmers is not to reverse course but to go further...

Policies designed for an India on the edge of starvation don't fit the India of today, which should be more worried about quality of its nutrition...

 2020-12-03 04:04 

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Tata Chemicals surges 13% in two days after Tata Sons hikes stake...

On December 2, 2020, Tata Sons purchased 1.8 million equity shares, representing 0.71 per cent equity, of Tata Chemicals at price of Rs 420.92 per share on the NSE via bulk deal...

 2020-12-03 03:59 

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Global coronavirus cases top 64.4 million: Johns Hopkins University...

The overall number of global coronavirus cases has topped 64.4 million, while the deaths have surged to more than 1.49 million, according to the Johns Hopkins University...

 2020-12-03 03:59 

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SoftBank's options exit unlikely to cause stir in markets, analysts say...

SoftBank's unwinding of its derivatives holdings is unlikely to cause much of a stir in markets, analysts have said...

 2020-12-03 03:38 

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US blocks cotton imports from China due to human rights abuses of Uyghurs...

The US government issued an order to block cotton imports from a Xinjiang governmental organisation in China due to the ongoing human rights abuses of Uyghurs, the Department of Homeland Security said...

 2020-12-03 03:38 

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Nearly 100 world leaders to speak at UN session on Covid-19, recovery path...

Nearly 100 world leaders and several dozen ministers are slated to speak at the UN General Assembly's special session on the response to Covid-19 and the best path to recovery from the pandemic...

 2020-12-03 03:20 

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Vote recount fight about ensuring Americans have faith in elections: Trump...

Reiterating his allegations of voters fraud and electoral malpractice in the presidential polls, Trump has said his fight was to ensure that Americans have faith in this and future elections...

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