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Pradhan to visit Japan for LNG meet, ink cooperation on gas

Sun, 10/15/2017 - 21:18

New Delhi, Oct 15 (IANS) Petroleum Minister Dharmendra Pradhan will leave on Monday for a three-day visit to Japan where he will also sign an agreement with the island nation to cooperate in jointly developing a "liquid and flexible global LNG market" sharing technical knowhow in the area, an official said on Sunday.

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24 fall ill after consuming food on Tejas Express

Sun, 10/15/2017 - 19:40

Mumbai/New Delhi, Oct 15 (IANS) At least 24 passengers of the Goa-Mumbai Tejas Express on Sunday fell ill after consuming food served by on-board pantry car operator and were admitted to hospital, officials said. The IRCTC has launched an investigation.

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24 fall ill after consuming food on-board Tejas Express

Sun, 10/15/2017 - 19:18

Mumbai/New Delhi, Oct 15 (IANS) At least 24 passengers of the Goa-Mumbai Tejas Express on Sunday fell ill after consuming food served by on-board pantry car operator and were admitted to hospital, officials said. The IRCTC has launched an investigation.

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Jobs, slowing investment, US Fed hike policy challenges: Jaitley

Sun, 10/15/2017 - 19:04

Washington, Oct 15 (IANS) Employment creation, the global slowdown in investments and the possible impact that the US Federal Reserves move normalise monetary conditions can have on emerging economies are three major policy challenges, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley has said.

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Pent-up GST demand expected to boost Diwali sales of consumer durables

Sun, 10/15/2017 - 15:48

New Delhi, Oct 15 (IANS) With Diwali around the corner, industry players are betting big on sales of consumer durables like 4K smart TVs and larger appliances like washing machines, which are expected to see a surge in sales this festive season compared to a year ago.

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Tesla fires hundreds over performance issue

Sun, 10/15/2017 - 15:12

San Francisco, Oct 15 (IANS) Electric-car maker Tesla has fired hundreds of workers, including engineers, managers and factory workers, after a series of performance reviews over the week.

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WhatsApp for Android beta version brings major updates

Sun, 10/15/2017 - 15:10

San Francisco, Oct 15 (IANS) The newest Beta version of WhatsApp for Android has several updates, including a smaller app size and a feature that would notify the contacts when you change your number, a media report said.

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Equity indices to follow quarterly results, macro-data (Market Outlook)

Sun, 10/15/2017 - 14:06

Mumbai, Oct 15 (IANS) With the Nifty50 already at record high levels ahead of the onset of the festive season, market observers feel that the ongoing quarterly results season, along with the release of some key data points, are expected to guide the movement of key Indian equity indices next week.

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China's liquor brand signs MoU with San Francisco

Sun, 10/15/2017 - 07:34

Guiyang, Oct 15 (IANS) In a bid to promote bilateral cooperation in trade, investment, culture and tourism, China's top alcohol brand Kweichow Moutai has signed an MoU with a visiting San Francisco government delegation.

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IMF hails upswing in global economic activity

Sun, 10/15/2017 - 03:48

Washington, Oct 15 (IANS) The International Monetary Fund has hailed the strength of the global economy at the close of the annual meetings of the World Bank Group and the IMF.

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