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Facebook quarterly profit surges 186 per cent to $2 bn

Facebook quarterly profit surges 186 per cent to $2 bn

Facebook said Wednesday its profit leapt 186 per cent from a year ago to USD 2 billion, as the world's...

High-speed Talgo train's brake system tested
High-speed Talgo train's brake system tested

The brake system of Spanish Talgo train was tested today during its trial run between Mathura...

Federal Reserve leaves rates unchanged but says US economy improving
Federal Reserve leaves rates unchanged but says US economy improving

The Federal Reserve today left key interest rates untouched but acknowledged...

AUTOMOBILES

Maruti to launch LCV Super Carry in India next month
Maruti to launch LCV Super Carry in India next month

Initially, the vehicle will be sold in three cities – Ahmedabad, Kolkata and Ludhiana - priced at Rs 4.03 lakh, Rs 4.11 lakh and Rs 4.01 lakh respectively, MSI said in a statement.

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HEALTH

NCDs burden in Punjab: experts seek investment in healthcare
NCDs burden in Punjab: experts seek investment in healthcare

With a survey by a leading health sector research organisation indicating a "growth in Non-Communicable Diseases (NCDs) related mortality" in Punjab, experts on Wednesday sought effective surveillance and greater investment in health care.

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JOBS & EDUCATION

Delhi High Court dismisses private schools' review plea on fee hike
Delhi High Court dismisses private schools' review plea on fee hike

The Delhi High Court on Wednesday dismissed a review petition against its earlier order that no private unaided school allotted land by the Delhi Development Authority (DDA) shall raise fee without prior sanction of the Education Department.

Horoscope: By Peter Vidal

Today ( 28 Jul )This Week ( 24 Jul - 30 Jul )

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