Selfie with rape victim: Somya Gurjar resigns, NCW issues summon

A member of Rajasthan State Commission for Women, whose selfie with a rape victim sparked an outrage, today resinged even

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India-born AQIS chief designated as ‘global terrorist’ by US

The announcement by the State Department prohibits US citizens to engage in transactions with AQIS and Umar and the freezing

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S&P cuts rating on EU to ‘AA’ after Brexit

Standard & Poor’s Global Ratings said on Thursday it had cut its long-term credit rating on the European Union to

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‘Name Mumbai High after Savarkar’

BJP members have written to Petroleum Minister Dharmendra Pradhan, asking ONGC to name offshore field Mumbai High, ‘the single most

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Nifty surges to 8-month high

Heavy buying by foreign portfolio investors (FPIs) and rollovers in the equity derivatives segment saw the Nifty hitting an eight-month

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Google Calendar outage leaves users frustrated

Google said Thursday that users had been seeing ”server error” messages when opening the app. (Source: Website) Google says it

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Uttam Galva Steels on the block; stock soars

Loss-making Uttam Galva Steels, co-promoted by the Miglani family, could soon be sold to settle its debt. The company’s shares

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HCL Info enables tri-service communication for Armed Forces

This integrated communication architecture between the Army, Navy and Air Force will assist Defence forces during critical operations as well

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US ties not to be seen through the prism of F-16 deal: Pakistan

Putting up a brave face after the F-16 deal was scuttled, Pakistan today said its ties with the US should

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Norway firm Creditsafe picks 75% in Skua Services

Creditsafe, a Norway-based firm that provides business intelligence information, has picked 75 per cent equity in Skua Services that will

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VA Tech Wabag sees strong support in emerging markets

VA Tech Wabag’s entry into diverse emerging markets in water and waste-water management has paid off as more established markets

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Millions believed to be victims of sex trafficking in India: Report

The latest report said that the Indian government does not fully meet the minimum standards for the elimination of trafficking;

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Essar may sell another 25% in oil subsidiary

The Essar Group, which has sold 49 per cent in its oil business to Russia’s Rosneft, is now considering the

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Nasscom, Autodesk tie up to train in product design engineering

In an effort to bridge the employability gap and enhance skilling within the IT industry, Nasscom on Thursday partnered with

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Money in Swiss Banks: Pakistan overtakes India

A number of other major countries also saw their funds falling in Swiss banks amid a global clampdown against the

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AAP leaders misguided missiles, lack direction: Sukhbir Singh Badal

“AAP’s so called hastily assembled leaders can be equated with the misguided missiles that do not know the direction in

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India, Cyprus complete tax treaty negotiations

Cyprus says it has successfully completed double taxation avoidance agreement (DTAA) negotiations with India, marking another success for New Delhi.

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Will those above 75 years be axed from PM Modi Cabinet?

Though the party has never put the age rule on record, it was widely believed to have been the reason

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Google announces Android N is named Nougat

After reaching smartphones through the previous Android Marshmellow, Google’s next offering in the android market will be Nougat. After months

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How fraudsters phish on the social media

Its best to exercise caution while sharing your personal information with multiple social channels to prevent frauds in retail payments.

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Rise in offtake in June fails to cheer Coal India

Demand to remain sluggish as stocks pile up at power plants and hydel supplies increase Read More

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Stitching up a livelihood for Lambadi women

The Tribal Crafts Initiative, Titan support Porgai tribal artisans of Tamil Nadu           Read More

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Spot rubber stays unchanged

Physical rubber prices were unchanged on Thursday. RSS 4 was quoted steady at ₹143 a kg by traders and the

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Cooking oils track futures, rise

Edible oils market extended gains tracking a rebound in futures amid physical demand support. On the BCE, groundnut and cotton

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Sugar in bull grip

Sugar prices in domestic markets turned bullish tracking firm mill tender rates which increased by ₹20-30 a quintal led by

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Turmeric: arrivals rise, prices stable

The arrival of turmeric for sale in Erode markets increased on Thursday. “Though the arrival increased to 6,500 bags, the

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Chana dal to be sold at ₹60/kg in Delhi

The Centre has asked the National Consumer Cooperative Federation (NCCF) to start selling chana dal at ₹60/kg through its mobile

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Pepper markets decline on quality concerns

Pepper markets on Thursday declined on quality concerns and slack demand.Buyers were staying away from the market which has been

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Mustard sees an uptrend

Amid declining arrivals, mustard seeds and raida have been witnessing an uptrend with mustard seeds prices in the physical market

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Jeera crackles on limited demand

Jeera settled down on profit booking after prices gained due to expectation of higher demand in the physical market. It

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Over 23,000 cardamom farmers to get ₹7 crore in aid

The Spices Board has provided financial assistance to the tune of ₹7.21 crore from the Cardamom Development Fund Trust to

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MCX crude oil trades sideways

The crude oil futures contract traded on the Multi Commodity Exchange (MCX) declined ₹38 or more than 1 per cent

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Buy gold at $1,300-05/oz

Comex gold futures edged down on Thursday as the equity and currency markets showed signs of stabilising, but the metal

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TCS wins employee engagement and social responsibility awards

India’s largest software exporter TCS today said it was recognized with the ‘Employee Engagement Project of the Year’ and ‘Social

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Optimism over housing, realty looks overdone

Analysts say rising debt levels will reduce developers ability to tap any recovery in demand Read More

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Nasscom working with US to end call centre frauds

We are creating steps to deal with these unscrupulous elements: Keshav Murugesh           Read More

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Would mindlessly building toilets lead to an environmental hara­kiri?

Over four lakh individual household toilets have been constructed in urban India since SBM was launched.           Read More

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Fund managers add new companies to portfolios

In search of better returns, mutual funds look at lesser-known stocks Read More

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L&T Infotech plans to go shopping with IPO funds

The IT arm of Larsen & Toubro is looking at acquisitions in Germany, France and the Nordic region Read More

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Small fund houses focus on equity assets

It would pay in the long run, they say, as these are stickier than debt assets and can generate higher

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Sathavahana Ispat: The next multi-bagger?

There is a newly-discovered respect for all those ductile iron pipe makers that one had earlier dismissed because they were

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Quess IPO garners subscription of over 3.4 times on Day 2

The retail quota got subscribed 9.9 times, while the non-institutional segment got subscribed for 0.3 times Read More

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Brexit has ‘unleashed’ a market crisis: Soros

Says it is likely to reinforce the deflationary trends that are already prevalent Read More

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