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Meet India's only world heritage city

How did the newly-anointed heritage city bag the title and is it ready for the expected rush of tourists? IMAGE: One of Ahmedabad's magnificent pols or old-fashioned housing clusters in the walled......

Separatist leader Shabir Shah arrested for terror funding

Kashmiri separatist leader Shabir Shah was arrested by the Enforcement Directorate on tuesday in connection with over a decade-old money laundering case against him for alleged terror financing.......

CPI-M's Yechury won' get third term in Rajya Sabha

The central committee of the Communist Party of India-Marxist, its highest decision-making body, on Tuesday decided against nominating party general secretary Sitaram Yechury for a third......

Vaghela quits as Leader of Opposition in Gujarat assembly

Veteran leader Shankersinh Vaghela, who quit the Congress two days ago, resigned as Leader of Opposition in the Gujarat Assembly on Sunday. He sent his resignation letter to Congress......

Sarah Huckabee Sanders replaces Spicer as WH press secy

IMAGE: Outgoing White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer waves as he walks into the White House in Washington, on Friday. Photograph: Carlos Barria/Reuters The White House on Friday announced that......

Subrata Roy told to deposit Rs 1,500 cr by Sep 7

Senior advocate Kapil Sibal, representing Roy, said it was quite difficult to raise money as the properties have already been attached. The Supreme Court on Tuesday asked embattled Sahara Group......

Bitcoin recovers after roller coaster ride

A new solution to raise deal speed is expected to avoid hiccups in trading when launched on August 1 Bitcoin and other crypto or virtual currencies have surged the past week after a sharp fall, as......

Sundar Pichai joins Google parent company's board

Google's India-born CEO Sundar Pichai has been appointed to the board of directors of Alphabet, the search giant's parent company has said. "Sundar has been doing a great job as Google's CEO,......

Can McDonald's get the love back in north and east?

While consumers may have ignored the legal battles plaguing the franchise in north and east India, closure of restaurants is not something they are likely to ignore. IMAGE: A McDonald's outlet,......

Ambani launches Jio phone at 0 cost, packs in unlimited data, free voice

Reliance Industries chairman Mukesh Ambani, India's wealthiest man, on Friday announced the launch of Jio "intelligent" phone, which he described as a feature phone loaded with smartphone features,......

5 questions I have for J K Rowling

'How did Hermoine fall for Weasley?' 20 years after Harry Potter made his debut, Vanita Kohli-Khandekar has some questions for its author. IMAGE: Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 2. Circa......

Interesting movies coming up in 2017

Which of these films will make it to the Rs 100 crore club? The first half of 2017 saw its share of hits and flops. The rest of the year has some big movies coming up for release. Take a look:......

PIX: Mahesh Babu's daughter turns 5!

Happy birthday, Sitara! Mahesh Babu and Namrata Shirodkar's daughter Sitara turns five today. The proud parents have made sure to post their special wishes on social media. 'She makes each......

'Pressure to look beautiful not only in the film industry'

'Our biggest critic is our father. Our mom says 'very good' for every work but it's difficult to make dad say that. After he saw the teaser of Haseena Parker, he said 'hit hai'.' IMAGE:......

'I enjoyed the kissing scene'

Nawazuddin Siddiqui gets ready for Babumoshai Bandookbaaz. Nawazuddin Siddiqui had some fun with his Babumoshai Bandookbaaz co-star Bidita Bag at its trailer launch in Mumbai, and told......

Sports Shorts: Harikrishna holds Vaganian in 1st round of Biel Chess Festival

A summary of sports events and sports persons, who made news on Tuesday IMAGE: Pentala Harikrishna in action. Photograph: Geneva FIDE Grand Prix chess After finishing runner-up in the Rapid......

Will BCCI members partially adopt Lodha reforms at SGM?

Despite the Supreme Court barring disqualified officials like Narayanswami Srinivasan and Niranjan Shah, some of their confidantes may threaten to once again play spoilsport although they may just......

SC bars N Srinivasan, Niranjan Shah from attending BCCI SGM

'You hold the meeting. Act on the Lodha committee's recommendations as to which will be implemented and which will not be implemented. You send only your office bearers. Do not send N Srinivasan......

Football Briefs: Julia Roberts is a Red; United down Real on penalties

News of all that's transpired on and off the football field IMAGE: Actress Julia Roberts supports Manchester United. Photograph: MUFC/Twitter. Hollywood actress Julia Roberts was soaking up the......

Tennis Roundup: Vardhan bags 2nd title, Paes loses

IMAGE: (File pic) Leander Paes with Vishnu Vardhan during the Asia-Oceania Group I Davis Cup tie, in February 2017, Pune. Photograph: PTI Vishnu Vardhan won his second Challenger level title of......
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Nickel futures up 0.63 pc on global cues, strong demand

Nickel prices strengthened by 0.63 per cent to Rs 651.80 per kg in futures trade today as participants engaged in enlarging positions amid a firm... ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/pti-stories/nickel-futures-up-0-63-pc-on-global-cues-strong-demand-117072600468_1.html
Scientists to chase solar eclipse using NASA jets

In a first, scientists are planning to chase the shadow of the Moon using NASA's research jets during the upcoming total solar eclipse in the US,... ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/pti-stories/scientists-to-chase-solar-eclipse-using-nasa-jets-117072600526_1.html
Barley futures fall on weak spot demand

Barley prices were down by Rs 10.50 to Rs 1,419 per quintal in futures trade today after partricipants liquidated their holdings driven by subdued... ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/pti-stories/barley-futures-fall-on-weak-spot-demand-117072600469_1.html
Cottonseed oilcake futures advance on positive spot cues

Cottonseed oil cake prices improved by Rs 15 to Rs 1,532 per quintal in futures trading today as traders widened bets, tracking a firm trend at the... ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/pti-stories/cottonseed-oilcake-futures-advance-on-positive-spot-cues-117072600478_1.html
Sun Pharma Advanced Research Company#39;s board meeting on August 5, 2017

We hereby inform you that a meeting of the Board of Directors of Sun Pharma Advanced Research Company Limited will be held on Saturday, 5th August,... ...

http://www.moneycontrol.com/news/announcements/sun-pharma-advanced-research-company39s-board-meetingaugust-5-2017_9333941.html

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