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People across the country today celebrated Dussehra with traditional burning of effigies of Ravan, his son Meghnad and brother Kumbhakaran, which marks the victory of good over evil, even as effigies symbolising terrorism and terrorists were also ...
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In the third of a four-part series looking at finalists for the Cork Company of the Year Awards, Padraig Hoare casts an eye over those in the Large category.
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The annual awards of Cork Business Association — which is celebrating its 60th birthday in 2017— has heard rousing calls for Cork people to embrace what they have in their city if it is to
Kenya has started a digital skills training programme to enable 1 million young people to secure freelance online work in the next year, in a bid to tackle the country's acute youth unemployment probl
Kenya has started a digital skills training programme to enable 1 million young people to secure freelance online work in the next year, in a bid to tackle the country's acute youth unemployment probl
Six scientists have entered a dome perched atop a remote volcano in Hawaii where they will spend the next eight months in isolation to simulate life for astronauts traveling to Mars, the University of
Six scientists have entered a dome perched atop a remote volcano in Hawaii where they will spend the next eight months in isolation to simulate life for astronauts traveling to Mars, the University of
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Refined soya oil prices softened by 0.13 per cent to Rs 716.25 per 10 kg in futures trade today as participants reduced their positions, driven by easing demand at the domestic spot market against amp
Wind turbine maker Suzlon Group today said it has bagged 50.40 mega watt (MW) order from a leading power utility in Gujarat. "The project consists of 24 units of S97 120 metre hybrid tower with rated
Wheat prices rose 0.27 per cent to Rs 1,865 per quintal in futures trading today as speculators built up fresh positions driven by upsurge in demand at the spot market. At the National Commodity and
Sugar prices were down by 0.18 per cent to Rs 3,822 per quintal in futures trade today as speculators trimmed their positions, triggered by adequate stocks position at spot market against muted demand
Several hundred Tamil-Americans have gathered at the Gandhi status here to hold a rally in support of the ongoing Jallikattu movement demanding lifting of the ban on bull-taming sport which is an inte
"JSW Steel has a vision to be a 40 million tonne steel company in line with the estimated increase in installed capacity in India to 300 million tonnes in the next decade.
The night temperature across Kashmir division, except Qazigund, went down as the weather remained dry, leading to opening of the Srinagar-Jammu National Highway a day after snowfall led to its closure
Observing that a "mass movement" and "spontaneous outpouring of emotion" paved the way for lifting of the ban on Jallikattu, Tamil Nadu Governor Ch Vidyasagar Rao today said a bill to replace the ordi
The social network has updated its guidelines for publishers, aiming to raise the bar on the quality of its news service — a move that may bode well for its planned I.P.O.
Two naxals were gunned down in an exchange of fire with security forces in a dense forest of Bijapur district in Chhattisgarh, police said today. The skirmish took place late last evening in the
The benchmark Sensex recovered 104 points in late morning deals after a weak opening, while the Nifty inched towards the 8400-level following sustained buying seen mainly in metal, basic materials, FM
Statitical highlights of the third and final ODI between India and England, here. # England's five-run thrilling win is their joint-third narrowest victory in terms of runs vs India in ODIs - the
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Cardamom prices moved down by 0.92 per cent to Rs 1,567.90 per kg in futures trade today as speculators booked profits at prevailing levels, driven by a fall in demand at the spot market against adequ
Crude palm oil prices were up by 0.10 per cent to Rs 580.40 per 10 kg in futures trading today as traders created fresh positions following pick up in demand against restricted supplies from the produ
Matt Ryan is the now quiet prince charming among quarterbacks for good reason.
SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Oil ticked lower on Monday, falling for the first time in three sessions as prospects of rising U.S. production weighed on the market.
Mentha oil prices edged up by 0.18 per cent to Rs 1,016 per kg in futures trade today as participants built up fresh positions amid pick up in demand at domestic spot market. At the Multi Commodity E
Nickel prices moved up by 1.94 per cent to Rs 671.50 per kg in futures trading today as participants widened their bets, driven by pick up in demand at the spot market amid firm global cues. At the M
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