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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

Suresh Prabhu lays foundation stone for Imphal railway station
Suresh Prabhu lays foundation stone for Imphal railway station

Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu today laid the foundation stone and announced...

'One nation one tax' to eliminate corruption: Arun Jaitley on GST
'One nation one tax' to eliminate corruption: Arun Jaitley on GST

He said India cannot afford to have an indirect tax system where one is taxed

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