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Sensex Ends Flat After Hitting Record High; Metal, Energy Stocks Drag

Indian equity indices ended flat on Thursday as traders booked profit in recent gainers after the benchmark Sensex hit a record high during the day. A lower opening in European indices also impacted sentiment. Sensex closed 7.1 points higher at 31,290.74, while Nifty settled 3.60 points lower at 9,630. Except …

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Indian IT Export To Grow 7-8% In Current Fiscal, Says Nasscom

Hyderabad: Indian IT export is projected to grow by 7-8 per cent in 2017-18, industry body Nasscom said in its guidance today. The domestic market is expected to grow 10-11 per cent, it said. The IT-BPM industry is expected to add 1.3-1.5 lakh new jobs during 2017-18, Nasscom president R …

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Andy Murray stunned by Jordan Thompson as seeds fall at Queen’s Club

Andy Murray suffered one of the most embarrassing defeats of his career as the world number one slumped to a stunning Queen’s Club first-round defeat by Australia’s Jordan Thompson on Tuesday. Murray was hoping to warm up for his Wimbledon title defence by winning the Queen’s title for a sixth …

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Tamil Nadu Teachers Recruitment Board: Lecturer Recruitment In Polytechnic Colleges

NEW DELHI: Teachers Recruitment Board, Tamil Nadu has released job notification for recruitment to the post of Lecturers (Engineering/ Non-Engineering) in government polytechnic colleges under Tamil Nadu Educational Service. Interested candidates shall have to submit their application through online mode only. The recruitment process will be held against a total …

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Sassy toddler is Durban’s latest internet sensation

The Durbanite toddler takes the attitude title, and thousands of social media fans agree. Durban’s latest social media sensation comes in a pint-sized package of sassiness and attitude, making her the envy of any diva worth her salt, Berea Mail reports. She’s Taylor Morrison, three-going-on-13, with a pair of chocolate …

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2018 BMW 6 Series GT Revealed

Ahead of global debut at the Frankfurt Motor Show in September this year, the 2018 BMW 6 Series Gran Tourismo has been revealed. The new 6 Series GT replaces the aging 5 Series GT in the automaker’s line-up, having grown larger, sportier and lighter over its predecessor. The new model …

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The Success of ‘Despacito’ Has Labels Looking to Latin

As the Luis Fonsi, Daddy Yankee and Justin Bieber collab dominates the summer, A&R executives spot a trend. “Despacito,” the first mostly Spanish-language song to reach No. 1 on the Billboard Hot 100 in 20 years, has already brought in $2.9 million in revenue for Universal Music Group in the United States alone, …

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Delhi Metro moves SC against order to pay Rs 60cr to ReIiance Infra subsidiary

The Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) has petitioned before the Supreme Court against the Delhi High Court order directing the company to pay Rs 60 crore to Delhi Airport Metro Express Private Limited (DAMEPL), a subsidiary of Anil Ambani-owned Reliance Infrastructure Limited (RInfra). In May, the arbitration over Delhi metro’s …

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Current account deficit narrows in 2016-17: RBI

According to data furnished by the Reserve Bank of India (RBI), the CAD for last fiscal narrowed to 0.7 per cent of the GDP from 1.1 per cent in 2015-16 on the back of the contraction in trade deficit.(REUTERS File Photo) India’s current account deficit (CAD) narrowed during last fiscal …

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Petrol price cut by Rs 1.12 a litre, diesel by Rs 1.24

Petrol price was on Thursday cut by Rs 1.12 per litre and diesel by Rs 1.24 per litre, the last of the fortnightly revisions after which daily correction in rates in step with cost will be implemented. From Friday, petrol and diesel rates will be revised in sync with any …