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RInfra’s Q3 consolidated net profit up 9%

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Mumbai, Jan. 31 (IANS): Reliance Infrastructure (RInfra) on Wednesday reported a rise of 9 per cent in its consolidated net profit for the third quarter of 2017-18. According to the company, its net profit increased to Rs 410 crore from Rs 375 crore reported for the corresponding quarter of previous fiscal. The company’s consolidated total […]

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3rd Scorpene-class submarine ‘Karanj’ launched

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Mumbai, Jan. 31 (IANS): The third indigenously-built diesel-electric Scorpene-class submarine, ‘Karanj’, was launched at the Mazagon Dock Shipbuilders Ltd (MDL) here on Wednesday morning by Reena Lanba, wife of Indian Navy chief Admiral Sunil Lanba. Another three Scorpenes, being built by MDL in collaboration with DCNS of France under a Transfer-of-Technology contract, are in the […]

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Kasganj violence: Prime accused in murder of youth held

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Lucknow, Jan. 31 (PTI): The prime accused in the murder of Chandan Gupta in Kasganj was arrested today as the strife-torn western Uttar Pradesh town, which saw communal clashes last week, moved towards normalcy despite tension in some pockets, officials said. The UP government submitted a report on the incidents in Kasganj to the Union […]

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HC asks govt. to examine new INR 50, 200 notes

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New Delhi, Jan. 31 (PTI): The Delhi High Court today asked the Centre and the RBI to examine the new currency notes and coins, saying the visually-impaired were facing hardship in identifying and using them. A bench of Acting Chief Justice Gita Mittal and Justice C Hari Shankar told the Centre and the RBI that […]

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Rare ‘Super Blue Blood Moon’ leaves millions awestruck in India

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New Delhi/Bengaluru, Jan. 31 (IANS): The much awaited “Supermoon” became visible in India a little later than expected on Wednesday but when it did, millions of stargazers across the country relished the rare celestial triple delight with a sense of awe. The January 31 sighting of a “Blue Moon” and a total lunar eclipse occurred […]

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US molestation victim thanks Goa Police, invokes #MeToo

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Panaji, Jan. 31 (IANS): Emphasising on the significance of the #MeToo campaign, a US tourist, who had complained of molestation during her vacation in Goa in a Facebook post, has thanked the police for swiftly arresting the suspect, hours after she uploaded her travails on social media. In a new post on the social networking […]

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SC seeks Centre’s response on Rohingyas

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New Delhi, Jan. 31 (IANS): The Supreme Court on Wednesday sought the Centre’s response on a plea that the BSF was stopping Rohingya refugees from entering India. Chief Justice Dipak Misra, Justice A.M. Khanwilkar and Justice D.Y. Chandrachud sought the response as counsel Prashant Bhushan complained that the Border Security Force was preventing them from […]

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Metallic stent placed in 10-year old boy who had mistakenly swallowed acid

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Kolkata, Jan. 31 (IANS): Doctors at a private hospital here have successfully placed a kid-sized metallic stent across the narrowed part of the oesophagus of a 10-year-old- boy who was unable to swallow his own saliva, leave aside food and water, after gulping down sulphuric acid by mistake. The boy’s oesophagus, in other words the […]

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Script gone wrong

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As the flip-flops and reversals in the statements in support of opposition to the conduct of assembly elections increases by every minute, the very united stand of all the Naga civil and tribe organisations seems not so within just few days. An indicator by the ruling BJP and its various party spokespersons in the region […]

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Vitamin D3 May Heal or Prevent Damage to Your Heart

By   /  January 31, 2018  /  Health  /  Comments Off on Vitamin D3 May Heal or Prevent Damage to Your Heart

Are you suffering from heart disease? A treatment with Vitamin D3 might help restore damage to your cardiovascular system, finds a study. Vitamin D3 is produced naturally when skin is exposed to the sun or through over-the-counter pills. Several diseases, including high blood pressure, build-up of fats, cholesterol in and on the artery walls, and […]

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