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Trim Flipkart in the offing as Amazon challenge grows

Trim Flipkart in the offing as Amazon challenge grows

Facing stiff competition from rivals like Amazon India and Snapdeal, Flipkart has started taking steps to cut costs and consolidate its position.

No losses of job, salary in SBI merger: Arundhati Bhattacharya
No losses of job, salary in SBI merger: Arundhati Bhattacharya

SBI Chairperson Arundhati Bhattacharya has said that there is no reason for the bank employees to be apprehensive of the upcoming mergers as there will be no losses of jobs or salaries in the process.

Army begins takeover of controversial Adarsh building
Army begins takeover of controversial Adarsh building

Acting on the Supreme Court's order, the Army has begun the process of taking over the possession of the scam-tainted Adarsh building at Colaba in South Mumbai.

AUTOMOBILES

Mercedes rejects claims about 'misleading' self-driving car ads
Mercedes rejects claims about 'misleading' self-driving car ads

Mercedes-Benz has defended an advertising campaign for its new E-Class against allegations that consumers were being misled about the car's self-driving capabilities, the latest backlash by consumer groups in the wake of a fatal Tesla accident.

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HEALTH

Zapping the brain during sleep may strengthen memory
Zapping the brain during sleep may strengthen memory

In a first, scientists including one of Indian origin, have discovered that stimulating the brain during sleep may strengthen memory, a finding that may lead to a non-invasive method to help people with conditions such as autism and Alzheimer's disease.

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SCIENCE

Juno set to reach farthest point in its Jupiter orbit
Juno set to reach farthest point in its Jupiter orbit

Five years after departing from Earth, NASA's Juno spacecraft is all set to reach the farthest point in its orbit of Jupiter on Sunday to "get the science" of the giant planet with a mass two-and-a-half times that of all the other planets in our solar system combined.

Horoscope: By Peter Vidal

Today ( 30 Jul )This Week ( 24 Jul - 06 Aug )

SAGITTARIUS After a lot of near misses or false starts, you may finally be about to achieve a cherished goal. The first requirement, though, is to sort out the continuing complications dogging your financial affairs. In matters of… read more