Railways' big Rs 24,000 cr spend: MP, AP to Assam, UP; 9 projects for 9 states

Railways' big Rs 24,000 cr spend: MP, AP to Assam, UP; 9 projects for 9 states

Indian Railways is going big on expansion of railway network across the country...

Leaked Scorpene data possibly old, indicates Indian Navy
Leaked Scorpene data possibly old, indicates Indian Navy

Indian Navy has indicated that the Scorpene data leak...

Mission 2019: Bihar CM Nitish Kumar to sell India of his 'dreams' to counter PM Modi's 'Idea of India' in campuses
Mission 2019: Bihar CM Nitish Kumar to sell India of his 'dreams' to counter PM Modi's 'Idea of India' in campuses

Behind Nitish's move to connect with the youth, there is also pure mathematics. As per the Census 2011 data, there were about

AUTOMOBILES

Honda looks to revamped Acura NSX to fire up brand image
Honda looks to revamped Acura NSX to fire up brand image

With its aggressive design and six-figure price tag, Honda Motor Co's revamped NSX is a far cry from its 'cheap and cheerful' Civic sedans, but the automaker is betting the car will return some spark to its brand image and product line-up.

TECHNOLOGY

Vivo launches 4G VoLTE-enabled smartphone in India
Vivo launches 4G VoLTE-enabled smartphone in India

The device has 16GB of internal memory, expandable up to 128GB via micro-SD card and runs on Funtouch OS 2.5 based on Android 5.1 Lollipop operating system and houses 2,000mAh battery.

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HEALTH

Obesity may cause eight more types of cancer: Study
Obesity may cause eight more types of cancer: Study

Are you overweight and obese? Be warned, as you may be at an increased risk of developing eight more forms of cancer, including stomach, liver, gall bladder, pancreas, ovary, meningioma -- a type of brain tumour -- thyroid cancer and the blood cancer multiple myeloma, says a review.

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COMMODITIES

Oil prices fall as market focus returns to global supply overhang
Oil prices fall as market focus returns to global supply overhang

Crude prices edged lower on Thursday as brimming US and Asian fuel inventories returned investors' attention to a large global supply overhang, cutting short a price rally and restricting Brent crude futures to below the $50 a barrel mark.

Horoscope: By Peter Vidal

Today ( 25 Aug )This Week ( 21 Aug - 27 Aug )

SAGITTARIUS It's surprising how much your attitudes to money are bound up with fears and feelings about emotional security. I told you yesterday how cash complaints could come between you and a colleague or partner. Now is the… read more