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'Minor leak' in Vedanta's Sterlite plant in Thoothukudi, evacuation ordered

Mon, 06/18/2018 - 05:27
The leakage was observed in the sulphuric acid storage plant

World Cup upset shocks German media, sparks celebrations in Mexico

Mon, 06/18/2018 - 05:08
People from across the world, including Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto, took to Twitter to heap praises on the Mexican team

Vedanta hits 52-week low; stock down 26% in three months

Mon, 06/18/2018 - 05:02
The stock hit a 52-week low of Rs 229, down 4% on the BSE.

FitKids uses artificial intelligence to help students perform better

Mon, 06/18/2018 - 04:58
AssessED tool of FitKids covers mathematics, environmental studies, science and social studies, across grades 3-10, for the CBSE and ICSE curriculum.

MARKETS LIVE: Indices range-bound, Nifty slips below 10800 amid global cues

Mon, 06/18/2018 - 04:26
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TCS, Infosys push BSE IT index to new high; IT index rallies 24% in CY18

Mon, 06/18/2018 - 04:13
Thus far in the current calendar year BSE IT index has outperformed the market by surging 24% as compared to 4.6% rise in the Sensex.

Safe-haven buying pushes gold up as trade war brews, but dollar puts a cap

Mon, 06/18/2018 - 03:57
Gold is often used by investors as a hedge against political and financial uncertainty

Oil slumps near $64 as OPEC clash looms, US-China trade war escalates

Mon, 06/18/2018 - 03:54
OPEC and its allies could consider a production increase of as much as 1.5 million barrels a day, Russian Energy Minister Alexander Novak said on Thursday

Spotlight on Srikrishna Committee, India's new data-privacy law: 10 points

Mon, 06/18/2018 - 03:27
Former SC judge B N Srikrishna is leading an effort to draft new data-privacy laws for India and the committee headed by him will submit its report by the end of June

Brokerages seek tax exemption enjoyed by foreign funds in Gujarat's GIFT

Mon, 06/18/2018 - 03:26
The National Stock Exchange of India Ltd. is trying to woo foreign investors to trade at venues in Gujarat's Gift City after a fight with Singapore Exchange Ltd

Bitcoin has shortcomings, could break internet: Global banking body

Mon, 06/18/2018 - 02:47
The BIS said cryptocurrencies are too unstable, consume too much electricity, and are subject to too much manipulation and fraud to ever serve as bona fide mediums of exchange in the global economy

NDMC to re-auction Taj Mansingh, retains several conditions of first tender

Mon, 06/18/2018 - 02:25
Prospective bidders can make a site visit to the hotel between June 16 and 22. The agency will conduct a pre-bid meeting on June 25. The last date for submission of bids is July 9

FIFA World Cup 2018: Why prosperous nations are more likely to play and win

Mon, 06/18/2018 - 01:40
The more a country and its society give liberty to its people to make choices for their lives, the more likely it is to be a World Cup winner

Maruti Suzuki, Hyundai Motor ready to rev up small car market in India

Mon, 06/18/2018 - 01:32
In the absence of new models that have service and reach matching with Maruti and Hyundai, first-time buyers opted for used cars, fuelling sales of second-hand car market

From Swiggy to Foodpanda, online food delivery service firms face GST heat

Mon, 06/18/2018 - 01:31
Food delivery services are taxed at 18% which the restaurants have to pay

JSPL to Adani Logistics, private sector bigwigs join Railways wagon scheme

Mon, 06/18/2018 - 01:31
The railways through its Indian Railway Finance Corporation (IRFC) arm leases out general purpose vehicles on a rental scheme

Videocon case: ICICI Bank weighs leave for Chanda Kochhar till probe report

Mon, 06/18/2018 - 01:30
The ICICI board, which consists of 12 members, is divided on whether Kochhar should be on leave during the internal enquiry

IndiGo pilots up in arms over 'foreign hands' at higher salary

Mon, 06/18/2018 - 01:30
The IAF pilots are willing to fly any number of hours, as they are keen to make quick money before they retire

Information technology companies slam brakes on fresh investment

Mon, 06/18/2018 - 01:30
Top companies have reported a decline in assets for the first time in many years

Amazon flaunts Pay to take on e-wallet biggies, to extend credit services

Mon, 06/18/2018 - 01:30
Amazon recently invested close to $5 million (nearly Rs 350 mn) in digital payments company ToneTag

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