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 2022-09-25 11:56 

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Rahane sends Jaiswal off field for indiscipline during Duleep Trophy final...

During the 50th over of South Zone's second innings, Jaiswal was seen having a go at T Ravi Teja, resulting in a heated argument between the two....

 2022-09-25 11:54 

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India matters more in current polarised world, says EAM Jaishankar...

India matters more in the current polarised world and is perceived widely as the voice of the global South, External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar has said, asserting that New Delhi always speaks for many developing nations and highlights their pressing p...

 2022-09-25 11:51 

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Senior IAS officer Rajendra Kumar appointed ESIC Director General...

Senior bureaucrat Rajendra Kumar has been appointed the director general of the Employees' State Insurance Corporation, as part of a senior-level bureaucratic reshuffle effected by the Centre on Sunday.Kumar, a 1992-batch Indian Administrative Service...

 2022-09-25 11:40 

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Iran offers ONGC Videsh and its partner 30% stake in Farzad-B gas field...

Iran has offered ONGC Videsh Ltd and its partners a 30 per cent interest in development of the Farzad-B gas field in the Persian Gulf that was discovered by the Indian consortium, officials said.ONGC Videsh Ltd, the overseas arm of state-owned Oil and Nat...

 2022-09-25 11:38 

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Weakening rupee to make import of crude oil, commodities expensive...

The Indian rupee sliding to a historic low of 81.09 to a dollar will make import of crude oil and other commodities expensive further fueling inflation which for the past several months has remained above the Reserve Bank's upper tolerance level of 6 ...

 2022-09-25 11:27 

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Tickets for Ranbir-Alia's 'Brahmastra' capped at Rs 100 for Navratri...

Filmmaker Ayan Mukerji on Sunday announced that the team of "Brahmastra Part One: Shiva" will be offering the film's tickets at Rs 100 for the next four days to mark the Navratri festival.In an Instagram post, the filmmaker said the new "s...

 2022-09-25 11:22 

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Ankita case: Father refuses cremation till final post-mortem report comes...

At present, the provisional post-mortem report has come, in which the assault has been confirmed before death and the cause of death has been said as drowning...

 2022-09-25 11:21 

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High NPAs in education loan segment turn banks cautious, says PSB official...

High defaults of about 8 per cent in the education loan portfolio have made banks cautious and go slow on the sanction of such credit.Non-performing assets (NPAs) in the education loan category including public sector banks' (PSBs) were 7.82 per cent ...

 2022-09-25 11:16 

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Pope Francis urges Italians to have more children, welcome migrants...

Pope Francis traveled to southern Italy on Sunday to close out an Italian church congress that coincided with Italy's national election, and delivered a message that hit on key domestic campaign issues including immigration.Neither Francis nor his hos...

 2022-09-25 11:12 

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Mann hails PM's announcement to name Chandigarh airport after Bhagat Singh...

Punjab Chief Minister Bhagwant Mann on Sunday welcomed the announcement made by Prime Minister Narendra Modi to name Chandigarh airport after Shaheed Bhagat Singh, saying a long pending demand of Punjabis has been fulfilled.In his Mann Ki Baat radio broad...

 2022-09-25 11:05 

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6 IAF officers booked for murder over cadet death in Bengaluru...

The deceased youth, identified as 27-year-old Ankit Kumar Jha, was training at the AFTC in Jalahalli campus for one and half years, according to police...

 2022-09-25 11:04 

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Jaishankar discusses Ukraine, G20 and UN reforms with Russia's Lavrov...

External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar has said that he had a wide-ranging conversation with his Russian counterpart Sergey Lavrov during which they discussed a number of issues, including bilateral cooperation, the Ukraine conflict, G20 and UN reforms as...

 2022-09-25 10:40 

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ADB explains why RBI may slow down on rate cuts till next year...

With economic activity still to reach pre-pandemic levels, the RBI may slow down the pace of rate hikes until next year to quell soaring inflation while supporting growth, the Asian Development Bank (ADB) says in its latest report.The Manila-based multila...

 2022-09-25 10:32 

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Ashwin, Sehwag, Hales speak in favour of Deepti's run out of Charlie...

With a majority of England cricketers disagreeing over the mode of dismissal, Deepti has found people speaking in her favour of running out Charlie from non-striker's end on Saturday...

 2022-09-25 10:26 

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RBI rate decision, global trends to drive markets this week: Analysts...

The domestic stock market may face volatility amid the monthly derivatives expiry scheduled this week, while investors would mainly await the outcome of RBI's interest rate decision on Friday, said analysts.Global market movement would also continue t...

 2022-09-25 10:06 

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Followed due process to get fair valuation for amalgamation: Tata Steel CFO...

In a Q&A, Koushik Chatterjee, says the decision to merge seven group firms is a priority for Tata Steel and the entities involved. He adds that rupee depreciation will influence steel prices...

 2022-09-25 09:47 

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RBI set for fourth straight rate hike to quell inflation, say experts...

The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) may take cues from its global counterparts, including the US Federal Reserve, to raise interest rate for the fourth time in a row on Friday to tame stubborn inflation.The RBI, which has since May raised the short-term lendi...

 2022-09-25 09:33 

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FPIs pump in Rs 8,600 cr in Sept in equities; pace of investment slows...

Indication of further rate hike by the US Federal Reserve, fears of a recession, depreciating rupee and continued tensions in Russia and Ukraine will affect FPI flows, says Basant Maheshwari...

 2022-09-25 09:18 

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Google to make account login mandatory for Fitbit users in 2023...

Google-owned wearable brand Fitbit is planning to make Google Accounts mandatory on new Fitbit devices from next year....

 2022-09-25 09:16 

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Terror listings blocked without reason challenges common sense: Jaishankar...

Amid repeated holds on proposals to designate Pakistan-based terrorists under the UN sanctions regime, External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar said that terrorism should not be used as a "political tool" and the idea that something is blocked witho...

 2022-09-25 09:14 

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Fitness culture among 'Divyangs' being promoted: PM Modi in Mann Ki Baat...

Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Friday that many institutions in India are working to increase the fitness levels and participation of 'Divyangs' in sports and the country is winning laurels in para-sports.Addressing the nation on the 92nd ep...

 2022-09-25 09:04 

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Ankita Bhandari case: Angry locals block Badrinath-Rishikesh highway...

Anger over the Ankita Bhandari death case poured onto the streets as the locals blocked the Badrinath Rishikesh highway area in front of the base hospital where Ankita's remains are kept...

 2022-09-25 08:40 

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Housing.com to hire about 200 people in FY'23; to invest in tech, promotion...

Realty portal Housing.com will hire about 200 people this fiscal to strengthen its team, besides investing in technology as well as brand promotion to become the clear market leader, its CEO Dhruv Agarwala said.REA India, part of Australia's REA Group...

 2022-09-25 08:39 

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Chandigarh airport to be named after Bhagat Singh: PM Modi in Mann Ki Baat...

The Chandigarh airport will be named after iconic martyr Bhagat Singh, PM Narendra Modi said during his monthly radio broadcast 'Mann Ki Baat'...

 2022-09-25 08:38 

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Powerful typhoon headed for Philippines strengthens; prompts evacuations...

A powerful typhoon shifted and strengthened in an explosive intensification on Sunday, prompting evacuations from high-risk villages as it approached the northeastern Philippines where it might sideswipe the capital, officials said.Typhoon Noru was swirli...

 2022-09-25 08:32 

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The unstoppable rise of German Aldi in Britain shows no sign of slowing...

Aldi is the fourth-largest grocer in the country, gaining market share from bigger rivals as millions of Britons search for cheaper bills on their weekly shop...

 2022-09-25 08:09 

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Merger of entities with Tata Steel will simplify management: CFO...

Merger of seven entities with Tata Steel will allow simplification of management and help with sharper focus on the business, Koushik Chatterjee, CFO of the steel giant, said.On Friday, the board of Tata Steel approved the amalgamation of its seven subsid...

 2022-09-25 08:08 

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MFs add 7 mn accounts in 5 months of FY23 as awareness, digital access rise...

With increase in digital access and growing awareness about mutual funds, asset management companies (AMCs) have added close to 70 lakh investor accounts in the first five months of the current fiscal, bringing the total to 13.65 crore.This came following...

 2022-09-25 08:06 

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PLI schemes should focus on firms making pharma products: Bharat Biotech...

Production-linked incentive schemes should also focus on companies providing packaging materials and other services in addition to manufacturers of branded pharmaceutical items to reduce import dependence, according to Bharat Biotech Executive Director Sa...

 2022-09-25 07:54 

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NFT startups shun Apple App Store due to high commission, tough rules...

NFT trading startups do not want to sell their offerings through Apple App Store because 30 per cent commission on in-app purchases, and other tough rules, will bleed them out...

 2022-09-25 07:53 

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393 infra projects show cost overruns of Rs 4.65 trillion, says report...

As many as 393 infrastructure projects, each entailing an investment of Rs 150 crore or more, have been hit by cost overruns of more than Rs 4.65 lakh crore, as per a report.According to the Ministry of Statistics and Programme Implementation, which monit...

 2022-09-25 07:46 

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Century Plyboards expecting 20-25% revenue growth this fiscal year...

Century Plyboards is expecting a 20-25 per cent growth in revenue this fiscal and is setting up a new Rs 700-crore manufacturing plant in Andhra Pradesh, its ED Keshav Bhajanka said.Kolkata-based Century Plyboards -- one of the leading players in the wood...

 2022-09-25 07:43 

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After feverish week, global investors lick wounds; brace for more chaos...

Global investors are preparing for more market mayhem after a monumental week that whipsawed asset prices around the world, as central banks and governments ramped up their fight against inflation...

 2022-09-25 07:09 

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Indian generic formulation-makers level of capex declining: Candle Partners...

Candle Partners study shows that from the peak of 30% of gross block in FY16, the capex is down to 9-10% of gross block...

 2022-09-25 06:31 

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PFI encouraged youth to join LeT, ISIS, Al-Qaeda, says NIA remand report...

The NIA in its remand report stated that 10 accused members of the PFI who were arrested this week had encouraged vulnerable youth to join terrorist organisations including LeT, ISIS and Al-Qaeda...

 2022-09-25 06:29 

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Punjab stalemate ends: Guv Purohit approves Sep 27 assembly session...

Punjab Governor Banwarilal Purohit has approved the state government's request to hold a one-day assembly session on September 27, Speaker Kultar Singh Sandhwan said Sunday, indicating the stalemate between the AAP dispensation and the government over...

 2022-09-25 06:27 

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Piramal, Zurich Insurance to bid jointly for Reliance General Insurance...

Administrator pegs general insurance arm valuation at Rs 9,450 crore...

 2022-09-25 06:26 

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Engineering sector MSMEs seek production linked incentive scheme...

An engineering sector's body of MSMEs has demanded from the government to announce a production linked incentive scheme (PLI) for the industry to boost domestic manufacturing, exports and job creation.In a communication to the commerce ministry, Ludhi...

 2022-09-25 06:24 

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Deendayal Upadhyay a humanist, exceptional visionary: VP Dhankhar...

Vice President Jagdeep Dhankhar on Sunday paid tributes to BJP ideologue Deendayal Upadhyay on his birth anniversary, describing him as a humanist and an exceptional visionary."Humble tributes to great nationalist, humanist & exceptional visionary, Pt...

 2022-09-25 06:22 

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Salesforce to increase India headcount to 10,000 by Jan next year: CEO...

Salesforce India will increase its headcount in the country to 10,000 by January next year from 7,500-plus currently, its chairperson and CEO Arundhati Bhattacharya has said.Bhattacharya further said that in the order of priority, the focus areas for Sale...

 2022-09-25 06:21 

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Mozilla challenges anti-market practices of Google, Apple, Microsoft...

Mozilla has hit out at the trinity of Apple, Google and Microsoft, saying their operating systems make it very difficult for browsers like open source Firefox to be used on the platforms they control...

 2022-09-25 06:17 

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Russia backs India, Brazil for permanent membership in UN Security Council...

Russia has voiced its support for India and Brazil as worthy candidates for permanent membership in the UN Security Council, calling them key international actors.During the 77th Session of the UN General Assembly, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov o...

 2022-09-25 06:12 

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NTA to announce results for CUET-PG tomorrow online at cuet.nta.nic.in...

The National Testing Agency (NTA) will declare the results of the Central University Entrance Test (CUET) for Post Graduate (PG) programmes on Monday....

 2022-09-25 06:10 

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Samsung's Q3 earnings outlook grim amid poor global chip demand...

The third-quarter earnings outlooks for Samsung Electronics and SK hynix, the world's top two leading chip manufacturers, remain largely grim due to a recent fall in global demand for memory chips...

 2022-09-25 05:42 

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India's camera market to touch Rs 5,000 crore by 2025-26: Nikon India...

The company said that the major drivers of growth during the current financial year are from professionals, content creators and also from the hobbies segment...

 2022-09-25 05:33 

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Walkaroo to set up manufacturing unit in Rajasthan to tap northern market...

Noted footwear brand Walkaroo International Ltd is setting up a new greenfield manufacturing facility in Rajasthan at an investment of Rs 70 crore as it plans to strengthen presence in the northern market, according to a company official.With two-thirds o...

 2022-09-25 05:30 

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Google likely not to change Pixel 7 series prices, claims new report...

As Google prepares to launch its next Pixel 7 smartphone series, a new report claims that there will not be any price change from the Pixel 6 series....

 2022-09-25 05:28 

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Elon Musk allowed to make a case regarding Twitter's payment to Zatko...

In a minor win for Tesla CEO Elon Musk, a US court has allowed his legal team to make a case that a $7.75 million severance payment to Peiter 'Mudge' Zatko...

 2022-09-25 05:27 

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Human price of shrinking forests: Odisha tops deaths inflicted by elephants...

Odisha has reported the country's highest number of human casualties in elephant attacks during the past three years...

 2022-09-25 05:23 

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Project Cheetah to do wonders for Rajasthan tourism, hope experts...

'Project Cheetah' is likely to give a fillip to tourism in Rajasthan in the long run, thanks to the state's proximity to Kuno-Palpur National Park, the entry point of which is just 100 kilometers away from Sawai Madhopur.Madhya Pradesh's K...

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