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Factory output rises 13.5% in August

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Hitting out at Cyrus Mistry for making 'unsubstantiated claims and malicious allegations', Tata Sons today said the former chairman was fully empowered to lead the group and its companies b
It is a matter of deep regret that a communication marked confidential to Tata Sons board members has been made public in an unseemly and undignified manner. 
The Federation of Indian Airlines (FIA) on Thursday moved the Supreme Court seeking stay on the operational clearance granted to AirAsia India or directions for expeditious hearing of the matter pend
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - New orders for U.S. manufactured capital goods unexpectedly fell in September amid weak demand for computers and electronic products, which could temper expectations for an acce
Picture this scene. You have been in a terrible accident and are being rushed into an emergency room. Though barely conscious, you can still mouth a few words. Before the trauma team puts you under, y
(Reuters) - Wall Street opened higher on Thursday as a flurry of strong corporate results from healthcare companies and a multi-billion dollar deal in the technology sector boosted sentiment about equ
NEW YORK (Reuters) - United Parcel Service Inc said on Thursday it ordered 14 Boeing 747-8 cargo jets, a deal worth $5.3 billion at list prices that potentially breathes new life into an aircraft Bo
Daniel J. GraeberNEW YORK, Oct. 27 (UPI) -- Growth from a British economy charting a path out of the European Union balanced against potential gains in output to give oil prices a boost early Thursday
Panama on Thursday became the member of a global convention that aims to combat cross-border tax evasion by sharing foreign taxpayer details with other governments, a move considered by 'Panama
Stocks are opening higher on Wall Street as investors welcome more positive news on earnings from U.S. companies. Drugmaker Celgene jumped 4% in early trading Thursday after reporting earnings tha
Lola Gayle, STEAM Register Have you seen this headline making the rounds on social media? “NASA Confirms Earth Will Experience 6 Days of Total Darkness in December” This hoax has been maki
Diwali this year has brought a ray of hope for workers of Barpeta district's historical firework industry in Assam, which is standing on the verge of extinction, after a public boycott of 'Made in Chi
Shares of Noida Toll Bridge Company fell sharply by 20 per cent today after the Allahabad High Court ruled that there will be no toll collected henceforth from those using the 9.2-km-long, eight-lane
The political situation in Nepal and ways to speed up implementation of India-sponsored infrastructure projects in the Himalayan nation was the focus of a high-level meeting today between the two coun
GMR Group today said it has won an international arbitration against the Maldives government and has been awarded USD 270 million as compensation from the island nation after its contract to build an
Block Development Officer, Hailakandi, Moinul Haque Choudhury has been arrested for alleged misappropriation of funds, a government release said today. Choudhury was picked up for interrogation for a
Hindustan Aeronautics Ltd (HAL) Aircraft division here will observe Vigilance Awareness week, themed 'public participation in promoting integrity and eradicating corruption', from October 31 to Novemb
Another water bird succumbed to suspected H5N1 Avian Influenza at the National Zoological Park here today. "A rosy pelican died at the zoo today. We have sent the sample for testing. The Centre-appoi
A new wine delivery service called Vinome is promising to deliver “the ultimate personalized wine experience” – customized to your DNA. There isn’t much (or, really, any) scien
The coal industry is dying in the U.S. But are government regulations really waging a “war on coal"? The answer is simple: No. Here are four charts that explain.
FRANKFURT (Reuters) - The German government has turned down pending a review a Chinese request for approval of a takeover of Osram's Ledvance unit, German WirtschaftsWoche reported on Thursday, citin
Telecom major Vodafone India today launched Vodafone SuperNetTM 4G service in Vadodara and Ahmedabad. The launch in both cities follows the successful launch of Vodafone SuperNetTM 4G services in Sur
Drug firm Jubilant Life Sciences today reported a 14.51 per cent rise in consolidated net profit to Rs 144.77 crore for the quarter ended September 30, 2016 mainly on account of robust pharmaceuticals
Special Cell of Delhi Police has seized fake Indian currency notes of the face value of Rs 3 lakh which were smuggled into the country through Bangladesh border and arrested two persons. A team of Sp
Tata group retail firm Trent Ltd today reported a 7.28 per cent increase in standalone net profit at Rs 21.06 crore for the quarter ended September 30. The company had posted a standalone net profit
Riding on higher revenue and better cost management, RP Sanjiv Goenka group company FirstSource Solutions today reported a net profit of Rs 71.3 crore for the quarter ended September 2016, a jump of 2
A day after a 90-year- old man was mauled to death by a pack of street dogs at Varkala, enraged locals allegedly killed a number of canines in the area today. Police said they have registered a case
An NGO promoted by controversial Islamic preacher Zakir Naik will soon be banned under the anti-terror law, with the Home Ministry preparing a draft cabinet note for it. Islamic Research Foundation (
Amid talks of an alliance between Samajwadi Party, Congress and JD(U) ahead of Uttar Pradesh polls, BJP today mocked such a tie-up, saying any such formation will be "pro-corruption and anti-developme
Sundaram BNP Paribas Home Finance plans to raise Rs 1,750 crore this year in order to meet its growth plans, a top company official said today. "We plan to raise around Rs 1,750 crore in the secon
Two criminals involved in several extortion cases in the name of different extremist groups were apprehended in a joint police and Army operation in central Assam's Karbi Anglong district, a senior po

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