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Thanksgiving plus DirecTV equals bad news for NFL fans this year. But there are other ways to watch the Lions-Vikings game on Thursday.              
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Conroy Gold and Natural Resources is likely to finally apply next year for planning permission for the establishment of the Republic’s first commercial gold mine.
The promoters of a €90m extension to the Co Wicklow studios where the hit series Vikings is produced say they need to expand to stop revenues from falling.
Qualcomm spent billions of dollars buying Apple’s loyalty.
The Jammu and Kashmir government has adopted a multipronged strategy to harness the tourism potential of the state and make the sector the principle engine of its economic growth, Tourism Minister Tas
John Energy, backed by ace investor Rakesh Jhunjhunwala, has filed draft papers with markets regulator Sebi to raise an estimated Rs 350 crore through an initial public offering. The IPO comprises fre
Scientists have claimed to have detected anti-cancer properties in three traditional varieties of rice found in Chhattisgarh. A research has concluded that three medicinal varieties of rice - Gathw
Buoyed by a demand revival, India's 12 major ports witnessed a 4.58 per cent rise in cargo traffic at 561 million tonnes (MT) during April-January of this fiscal, according to ports' body IPA. These t
Like GST, demonetisation has also affected the restaurant industry, the survey revealed
At a time when attempts are being made to remove the taboo associated with the topic of menstrual hygiene with increased awareness, the Maharashtra government is all set to roll out its "Asmita Yoj
A suspected drug peddler was arrested with five kg of cannabis here, the police said today. A police party noticed a person moving under suspicious circumstances near Wave mall here last evening and s
Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Tripura president Biplab Kumar Deb on Sunday said the state election results will be historic as the party is definitely going to win in the poll-bound state.Deb casts his
The Private Bus Owners Coordination Committee of Kerala will be meeting State Transport Minister A K Saseendran on Sunday, amidst the third day of the strike called by them.Private bus operators went
An approximate of 11 percent voter turnout till 9 a.m. has been recorded in the Tripura assembly elections on Sunday.Meanwhile, Tripura Chief Minister Manik Sarkar cast his vote at a polling booth in
President Donald Trump fired off a rare late-night tweet on Saturday blaming the FBI’s attention to Russian meddling in the 2016 election for the massacre at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School
A Rs 38-crore proposal for construction of a road through interior Srinagar aimed at conserving the famous Dal Lake has been submitted to the Jammu and Kashmir government. "We have submitted a detaile
The Supreme Court has come to the rescue of lower judicial officers, who were barred from appearing in an examination for appointment of additional district judges (ADJs), and asked the Delhi High Cou
Before making any change to the city's master plan, policymakers should consider its possible impact on the environment as well as the burden it would impose on civic amenities, the Delhi High Court h
The Bagdogra Airport in North Bengal is set to get a major boost with the commissioning of Category II Instrumental Landing System (CAT II ILS) from March 29, a top Airports Authority of India off
The Maharashtra government has decided to allow privatisation of spinning mills and powerloom societies that are operated on the cooperative basis across the state. The state's new Textile Policy a

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