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Xi visit to set a new mark in India-China ties

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Chinese President Xi Jinping Ahead of Chinese President Xi Jinping’s visit to India, starting Wednesday, Prime Minist... »

By-poll jolt for BJP in Rajasthan, UP

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Four months after its stupendous success in the Lok Sabha elections, the Bharatiya Janat... »

SBI cuts deposit rates for 1-3 years

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Surplus liquidity and slower-than-anticipated credit pick-up have prompted State Bank of India t... »

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Two out of every three Indians are either financially struggling or suffering. Acc... »

Typhoon Kalmaegi breaks opens new monsoon front

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Western and southern parts of flood-ravaged Jammu and Kashmir could witness rain or thundershowe... »



Towards an Asian century of prosperity


My first visit to this ancient and magic land was 17 years ago, a time when the Indian economy wa... »

Aesthetics of angst

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From her frames to her eyebrows, it seemed that everything about her had a discordant note. B... »


Open sesame

Alibaba’s initial public offer of $25 billion, the highest amount ever raised from equity markets... »


‘If more 9/11s happen, the dollar is gone’

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Chetna Mehra

Globally known for his ‘Rich Dad Poor Dad’ series of motivational books, Robert Kiyosaki wear... »


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MCX-silver: go short on rallies

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The silver futures contract traded on the Multi Commodity Exchange (MCX) has reversed hig... »

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Tata Power Company (₹83.7)

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Conclusively breaking through a key support as well as 200-day moving average at ₹87, the stock... »  


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NCDEX-coriander (₹11,542): SELL

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The coriander (dhaniya) futures contract traded on the National Commodity and Derivatives... »


Shrimp hatcheries oppose new port near Kakinada

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The proposal to set up a new port in the Kakinada Special Economic Zone area in Thondang... »
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Arvind Jayaram

Stuart Miles/ G Anand, a resident of Andheri, in Mumbai, recently found himself in the unenviable position... »
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Boeing may win NASA space taxi contract


Boeing’s proposed capsule offers the least risky option and also the one most likely to be ready to transport crew to the International Space Station. American aerospace giant Boeing seems set to win a multibillion-dollar contract to build space t... »
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ITU, UNICEF release new guidelines to make Internet a safe place for children

K V Kurmanath

The Internet Telecom Union (ITU) and UNICEF have asked Internet Service Providers, mobile operat... »


Hero MotoCorp signs up for greenfield plant in AP; to invest Rs 1,600 cr

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Top officials of the Hero MotoCorp led by Vikaram Kasbekar, Senior Vice-President (has the MoU in hand), sharing a lighter moment with Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N. Chandrababu Naidu in Hyderabad on Tuesday after the signing of the MoU to set up a greenfield two-wheeler unit in Chitoor District. Photo: PV Sivakumar Hero MotoCorp Limited has entered into an agreement with the Andhra Pradesh Government for setti... »


Apex court-appointed panel should look into all ‘illegalities’ in mining: NGO

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Delhi-based NGO, Common Cause, will press the Supreme Court to see that the Central Empow... »


KKR to lend $164 million to GMR Holdings

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Grandhi Kiran Kumar, Group
Director, GMR Holdings US private equity firm KKR & Co and co-investors have agreed to provide ₹1,000 crore ($164.2... »
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By-polls not a sign of things to come, says BJP

Poornima Joshi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi and BJP national president Amit Shah, at an
event in Gandhinagar on Tuesday. The real poll battles will be fought in
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2 out of 3 Indians are financially struggling

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Worry Two out of every three Indians are either financially struggling or suffering. Acc... »
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To perk up India operations, Australian coffee retailers rejig biz

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A file picture of Gloria Jeans Coffee House in Bangalore, which exited the Indian market. Australian coffee retailers Di Bella Coffee and Good Co. Coffee are rejigging business models... »


Kerala govt: Tourism sector’s concerns on liquor policy to be examined


Kerala government today said the concerns of the tourism sector on the impact of the new liquor... »


RBI may limit card issuance by banks due to dearth of PoS terminals

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HR Khan, RBI Deputy Governor With the expansion of point of sales (PoS) machines not keeping pace with the number of cards... »

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