Now, replacement Samsung Note 7 catches fire on US plane

Now, replacement Samsung Note 7 catches fire on US plane

New York/New Delhi, Oct 6 - Samsung woes over its Galaxy Note 7 smartphone are far from over it appears. Now, a replacement Note 7 device reportedly caught fire on a US...

Banking operations paralysed due to nationwide strike 

New Delhi/Chennai, July 29  Banking operations across the country were hit on Friday as around 10 lakh employees in around 40 private and nationalised banks struck work for a day to...

How Africans collaborate with wild birds to get honey

London, July 25 .While it has long been known that in many parts of Africa, people and a species of wax-eating bird called the greater honeyguide work together to find wild...

World Bank cancels $100m loan to Pakistan

Islamabad, Dec 8. The World Bank has cancelled a $100 million loan approved for a natural gas efficiency project, citing a lack of interest on the part of a Pakistani gas distribution...

Full-fledged mining operations after monsoons: Goa CM

Panaji, July 2 . Mining of iron ore will resume on a much more comprehensive scale after the monsoons, Goa Chief Minister Laxmikant Parsekar said on Saturday, adding that if mine-owners co-operate...

French brand Marie Claire forays into Indian market

New Delhi, June 17 . French fashion brand Marie Claire is foraying into the Indian market, and will soon launch a prêt collection aimed at the 20 to 40 years old women.Marie...
Serpentine queues in front of treasuries, banks in Kerala

Serpentine queues in front of treasuries, banks in Kerala

Thiruvananthapuram, Dec 1 - Serpentine queues were seen in front of state treasuries and banks -- with the ATMs seeing less of a crowd -- across Kerala on Thursday, the first salary...
Karnataka unveils new retail policy to attract investment

Karnataka unveils new retail policy to attract investment

Bengaluru, June 8 - The Karnataka government on Wednesday announced a new retail trade policy to attract fresh investments into the state."The policy relaxes retail norms and listing of food and grocery...

Attractive rehab package awaits Keralites returning home: CM

Thiruvananthapuram, July 14 The Kerala government will offer a more attractive rehabilitation package to those who had to return from the Middle East because of economic downturn or other reasons, Chief Minister...

EU adopts new restrictions against North Korea

Brussels, May 28 - The European Union (EU) here on Friday adopted additional restrictive measures against North Korea on trade, financial services, investment and transport.According to a press release issued by the...

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BCCI to Reward Mithali & Co. Rs 50 Lakh Each For...

The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) have announced that each member of the Indian women's team will get Rs 50 Lakh...

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Ancient Roman villa uncovered near Florence

Florence, Oct 21.  Archaeologists have unearthed a luxurious ancient Roman villa complete with thermal baths and stunning mosaics near the central Italian city of Florence...