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A Polish energy company said Thursday it closed on a deal to take its first-ever shipment of liquefied natural gas sourced from reservoirs in the United States.
Maruti Suzuki India reported 15.8 percent rise in net profit to Rs 1,709 crore for the fourth quarter of last fiscal ended March 31.
Climate change is making drought and humanitarian disasters worse in the Horn of Africa, Oxfam said on Thursday, ahead of a major climate march in Washington to coincide with the first 100 days of the
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In its first quarterly report as a combined entity, energy services company TechnipFMC recorded a net income, largely on the back of North American recovery.
Staging a comeback after three straight days of losses, gold rose Rs 100 to Rs 29,450 per 10 grams at the bullion market Thursday on firm global cues and pick up in buying by local jewellers.
The DA would be given to the employees with effect from January 1 this year.
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