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Inflation rate, rupee, results to steer equity indices

Aug 12 2018

Key macro-economic inflation data points, combined with the last of first quarter earning results and the direction of foreign fund flows, are expected to drive the Indian equity indices next week.

233 pilgrims leave for Amarnath Yatra on Sunday

Aug 12 2018

A batch of 233 pilgrims left Jammu for the cave shrine in the Kashmir Valley on Sunday, police said.

Rainy Sunday morning in Delhi with 26.8 degree temperature

Aug 12 2018

It was a rainy Sunday morning in the national capital with the minimum temperature recorded at 26.8 degrees Celsius, average for this time of the season, the weather office said.

Himachal sees heavy rains, more in store

Aug 12 2018

The hills of Himachal Pradesh experienced heavy to very heavy rains with Naina Devi in Bilaspur district recording the highest rainfall in the state at 130 mm, with more showers in store till August 16, the Met office here said.

No free travel insurance in trains from September 1: Railways

Aug 11 2018

A senior Railway Ministry official said that the Indian Railways Catering and Tourism Corporation (IRCTC) has decided to stop free travel insurance starting September 1.

Will the Dravidian movement be diluted with Karunanidhi's death?

Aug 11 2018

It will be fair to say that the Dravidian movement today is far from what Periyar said and did. Tamil Nadu, therefore, can be said to be entering unchartered social and political territory.

Government slams Congress on triple talaq bill, appeals to women groups to fight

Aug 11 2018

The government accused the Congress, its President Rahul Gandhi and Sonia Gandhi of betraying Muslim women by thwarting the passage of the triple talaq bill in the Rajya Sabha.

Amit Aggarwal to launch menswear at LFW Winter/Festive 2018

Aug 11 2018

Designer Amit Aggarwal is all set to launch a menswear line at the upcoming Lakme Fashion Week Winter/Festive 2018, which will commence on August 22.

This new type of bed net can help prevent malaria: Lancet

Aug 11 2018

Researchers have developed a new type of bed net with a specific combination of an insecticide and insect growth regulator that could prevent millions of cases of malaria.

Facebook's Blockchain Head quits Coindesk

Aug 11 2018

David Marcus, Facebook's new Blockchain Research Head, has stepped down from the board of directors at cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase, the media reported.