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 2022-12-01 13:07 

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Pakistan asks Russia for 30-40% discount on crude oil; Moscow denies...

A Pakistani delegation holding talks with their Russian counterparts has asked for a 30-40 per cent discount on crude oil, a demand turned down by Moscow which said it could not offer anything right now as all volumes were committed, according to a media ...

 2022-12-01 13:03 

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Elon Musk warned by EU official to keep Putin's propaganda off Twitter...

Failing to take on fake or misleading content online could "lead to the very quick abuse" of Twitter, European Commission Vice President Vera Jourova, said...

 2022-12-01 13:02 

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Honda Cars India's domestic wholesales up 29% in Nov to 7,051 units...

Honda Cars India on Thursday said its domestic wholesales increased 29 per cent to 7,051 units in November 2022 as compared to the same month last year.The company had dispatched 5,457 units to dealers in November 2021.Exports last month stood at 726 unit...

 2022-12-01 13:00 

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Indian crypto industry group writes to govt for 'strong regulations'...

Bharat Web3 Association says collapse of USA's FTX highlights 'lacunae in corporate governance'...

 2022-12-01 12:55 

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Madhya Pradesh set to organise global investors summit in Indore...

CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan said MP's policy of providing facilities to investors was the best in the country. The state government has committed itself to extending full cooperation to investors...

 2022-12-01 12:41 

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Data centres in India attract investment of $10 bn since 2020: Report...

Data centres have received investments of USD 10 billion (about Rs 81,247 crore) since 2020 as demand for such facilities has risen amid sharp growth in data consumption, according to property consultant Colliers India.In its report 'Data Centre: Scal...

 2022-12-01 12:41 

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US, NATO directly involved in Ukraine conflict: Russian foreign minister...

Russia's foreign minister on Thursday accused the West of becoming directly involved in the conflict in Ukraine by supplying it with weapons and training its soldiers.Sergey Lavrov also said that Russia's strikes on Ukrainian energy facilities and...

 2022-12-01 12:37 

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Phase out diesel autos in NCR by 2026: Centre to UP, Rajasthan, Haryana...

The Centre's air quality panel has directed Uttar Pradesh, Rajasthan and Haryana to register only CNG and electric autos from January 1 and complete the phase out of the diesel ones in the National Capital Region by the end of 2026.The Commission for ...

 2022-12-01 12:34 

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Vizhinjam attack was with 'clear ulterior intention', says Kerala CM...

Breaking his silence over the recent violent attack on a police station by anti-seaport agitators, Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan on Wednesday criticised the incident, saying such protests took place with a "clear ulterior and heinous intentio...

 2022-12-01 12:30 

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Centre cuts windfall tax on crude oil output and diesel exports...

Changes to the windfall tax will be effective from Friday, the order said...

 2022-12-01 12:27 

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Sebi permits brokers to extend margin trading facility to equity ETFs...

Capital markets regulator Sebi has allowed brokers to extend the margin trading facility (MTF) to equity exchange traded funds (ETFs) and such funds can be used as collateral as well.Currently, only select stocks that come under Group 1 securities are off...

 2022-12-01 12:19 

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WhatsApp to let users connect to two Android devices with same account...

Meta-owned messaging platform WhatsApp is reportedly testing a new feature, which will let users add their current account to a secondary device, like an Android tablet...

 2022-12-01 12:15 

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Global factory activity shrank in November but price pressures ease...

While the surveys indicated that factories in the euro zone still face a harsh winter it may not be as bad as initially feared and there were signs rampant inflationary pressures were abating...

 2022-12-01 12:13 

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HDFC Bank completes mega bond issuance amid strong demand: Analysts...

The private lender raised 150 billion rupees ($1.85 billion) through 10-year Tier-II bonds at an annual coupon of 7.86%, for which it had received bids worth 240.80 billion rupees...

 2022-12-01 12:12 

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BJP's loot continues even when crude prices fall: Cong on high fuel rates...

Congress president Mallikarjun Kharge and Rahul Gandhi on Thursday hit out at the government over high prices of petrol and diesel in the country and said the BJP's "loot" continues even when global crude oil prices were down in the last few m...

 2022-12-01 11:55 

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e-Rupee: India's digital currency fails to excite interest, say bankers...

Seven bankers told Reuters that using the e-rupee of the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) was much the same as internet-based banking that users were already satisfied with...

 2022-12-01 11:51 

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ED response sought on Satyendar Jain's bail plea in money laundering case...

The Delhi High Court on Thursday sought a response from the Enforcement Directorate (ED) on jailed AAP Minister Satyendar Jain's bail plea in the money laundering case....

 2022-12-01 11:50 

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Govt to launch 4th tranche of Bharat Bond ETF from Fri, to mature in Apr...

The government will launch the fourth tranche of Bharat Bond ETF, India's first corporate bond exchange traded fund, from Friday.The new fund offer of the ETF will open on December 2 and close for subscription on December 8, Edelweiss Mutual Fund, whi...

 2022-12-01 11:49 

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Rupee appreciates by 8 paise to close at Rs 81.22 against US dollar...

The rupee appreciated by 8 paise to close at 81.22 (provisional) against the US dollar on Thursday on broad dollar weakness after Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell said the pace of interest rate hikes may slow.Forex traders said foreign fund inflows ...

 2022-12-01 11:45 

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India plans to offer slew of incentives to boost shipbuilding industry...

The plans include subsidies so that at least 50 new vessels can be built as well as the granting of "infrastructure status" to the industry which would help with financing from banks, said the govt...

 2022-12-01 11:43 

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BHEL among 5 bidders for deal to manufacture 200 Vande Bharat trains...

State-run Bharat Heavy Electricals Ltd (BHEL) has formed a consortium with Titagarh Wagons and is among five entities which have bid for the mega Rs 58,000 crore contract to manufacture 200 Vande Bharat trains and maintaining them for the next 35 years.Ot...

 2022-12-01 11:29 

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India's electricity consumption grows 14% to 112.81 billion units in Nov...

India's power consumption logged a double-digit growth of 13.6 per cent to 112.81 billion units in November 2022 compared to the year-ago period, according to the government data.The robust growth of power consumption in the month mainly indicates an ...

 2022-12-01 11:23 

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Treasury complies with court order on releasing Trump's tax returns...

The Treasury Department said on Wednesday it has complied with a court order to make former President Donald Trump's tax returns available to a congressional committee.The Supreme Court last week rejected Trump's request for an order that would ha...

 2022-12-01 11:20 

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Kharge was tutored to compare me with Ravana, says PM Modi in Gujarat...

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday said that Congress party president Mallikarjun Kharge was tutored to compare him with Ravana....

 2022-12-01 11:12 

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Adani Green announces raising JPY denominated facility to refinance debt...

Facility supported by MUFG Bank and Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation with equal participation...

 2022-12-01 11:09 

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Gujarat Assembly polls phase-1: 48.4% voter turnout recorded till 3 pm...

An average voter turnout of 34.65 per cent wass recorded till 1 pm on Thursday in the first phase of the Gujarat Assembly elections underway in 89 seats across 19 districts of Saurashtra-Kutch and southern regions, the Election Commission said.Voting bega...

 2022-12-01 11:07 

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Transition of India's entire 2/3-wheeler fleet to electric needs financing...

The complete electrification of India's entire fleet of two and three-wheelers, the largest in the world, will require financing to the tune of USD 285 billion (nearly Rs 23 lakh crore), according to a new white paper.Published in collaboration with N...

 2022-12-01 11:02 

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Apple devices of skiers accidentally call 911 due to its crash tech...

The technology was designed to detect severe car crashes, but it's often accidentally activated at ski resorts...

 2022-12-01 11:02 

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Oil rises ahead of OPEC+ meeting, easing China Covid curbs lend support...

"Oil is finding support on investor optimism that OPEC+ will deliver further cuts in production when they meet," said Ehsan Khoman, analyst at MUFG Bank, in a report...

 2022-12-01 10:59 

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Tata Motors total wholesales rise 21% to 75,478 units in November...

Tata Motors on Thursday said its total wholesales increased by 21 per cent to 75,478 units in November.The company had dispatched 62,192 units in November 2021.The auto major said its total sales in the domestic market stood at 73,467 units last month, up...

 2022-12-01 10:58 

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TSMC plans to make more advanced chips in US at Apple's urging...

A representative for TSMC declined to comment. Apple didn't immediately respond to a request for comment....

 2022-12-01 10:57 

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India's open access solar capacity grows 91% to 596 MW in Jul-Sep: Report...

Installation of open access solar capacity in India increased by 91 per cent to 596 megawatt (MW) during the July-September period, according to Mercom Research India.India added 312 MW of solar open access capacity in the same period a year ago, the rese...

 2022-12-01 10:55 

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VECV's total sales rise 20% to 4,903 units in November; exports down 69.7%...

Eicher Motors on Thursday said its joint venture with Volvo Group -- VE Commercial Vehicles -- posted 20 per cent rise in total sales at 4,903 units in November.VE Commercial Vehicles (VECV) sold 4,085 units in the same month last year, the company said i...

 2022-12-01 10:53 

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East Pakistan 1971 debacle a military failure, says Bilawal Bhutto-Zardari...

Pakistan's Foreign Minister Bilawal Bhutto-Zardari has termed the East Pakistan debacle in 1971 a "colossal military failure," in a veiled jibe at the former Army chief Gen Qamar Javed Bajwa, who termed it a "political failure."Bilawal...

 2022-12-01 10:52 

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Cong raised 'Garibi Hatao' slogan, but poverty increased under its rule: PM...

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday took a swipe at the Congress over its past 'Garibi Hatao' campaign, claiming that poverty actually increased under the grand old party's rule as it only raised slogans and misguided people instead of do...

 2022-12-01 10:47 

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Smaller rate hikes likely coming in Dec, says US Fed chairman Powell...

Jerome Powell, Chairman of the US Federal Reserve, said the central bank could pull back on the pace of its aggressive rate hikes as soon as December....

 2022-12-01 10:45 

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Japan begins power saving scheme amid supply concerns over possible crunch...

Japan on Thursday began a power saving scheme in a bid to ensure a stable electricity supply throughout the winter months amid concerns over a possible power crunch...

 2022-12-01 10:41 

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TVS Motor sales increases marginally by 2% to 277,123 units in Nov...

TVS Motor Company on Thursday said its sales increased by 2 per cent to 2,77,123 units in November.The company had dispatched 2,72,693 units in the year-ago period.The domestic two-wheeler sales registered a growth of 9 per cent increasing to 1,91,730 uni...

 2022-12-01 10:39 

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Border Security Force celebrates 58th Foundation Day on December 1...

The BSF is celebrating its 58th Foundation Day on Thursday. According to data, the para-military force seized more than 26,000 kilograms of drugs from the border areas till October 31 this year...

 2022-12-01 10:37 

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With the flu season here, should you ask for an influenza vaccine?...

Demand for flu vaccine weak in India; US facing worst season in a decade...

 2022-12-01 10:28 

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Mahindra & Mahindra posts 56% rise in domestic passenger vehicle sales...

Mahindra & Mahindra on Thursday reported a 56 per cent rise in domestic passenger vehicles sales at 30,392 units in November 2022.The company had sold 19,458 units in the same month last year, M&M said in a regulatory filing.Utility vehicle sales were at ...

 2022-12-01 10:25 

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Maruti Suzuki India records 14% increase in Nov sales at 159,044 units...

The country's largest carmaker Maruti Suzuki India on Thursday reported 14 per cent increase in total wholesales at 1,59,044 units in November.The company had dispatched 1,39,184 units to dealers in November 2021, MSI said in a statement.Last month, t...

 2022-12-01 10:24 

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GST collection up 11% more than Rs 1.45 trn in Nov, gains from imports...

GST revenues rose by 11 per cent to about Rs 1.46 lakh crore in November over the year-ago period, the Finance Ministry said on Thursday.This is the ninth straight month when collections from Goods and Services Tax (GST) has remained above Rs 1.40 lakh cr...

 2022-12-01 10:23 

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Twitch rolls out 'Shield Mode' to enhance safety, along with new features...

Streamers can pre-set multiple safety settings that can be activated with a push of a button whenever higher protections are necessary...

 2022-12-01 10:19 

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Meta purges 32 mn pieces of bad content on FB, Instagram in India in Oct...

Under the new IT Rules 2021, big digital and social media platforms, with more than 5 million users, have to publish monthly compliance reports...

 2022-12-01 10:17 

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WhatsApp rolls out new feature to search chats by date on iOS beta...

Users need to use the search feature in a conversation if they want to check whether the new feature has been rolled out to their account...

 2022-12-01 10:10 

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India taking over G20 presidency watershed moment: PM's principal secy...

The prime minister's principal secretary P K Mishra said that holding the meeting at 56 different locations in the country will ensure that the pan-India nature of event is truly showcased...

 2022-12-01 10:02 

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Asus expands enterprise-centric ExpertBook line with 6 new laptops: Details...

Powered by 12th Gen Intel Core processors, the ExpertBook B5, B7, B2, B3 and B9 series laptops boast MIL-STD 810H certification for durability...

 2022-12-01 09:58 

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CIEL HR acquires talent assessment company, plans IPO in Q2 of FY24...

Skilling solutions firm is in talks to acquire two other professional staffing companies before its goes public...

 2022-12-01 09:40 

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Reliance most valued Indian firm; 2 Adani units join top ranks: Study...

Top 500 companies in Burgundy Private Hurun India's list are worth $2.7 trillion...

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