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Sensex may hit 31,000 by Dec-end; Auto, Capital Goods may continue to outperform

Sensex may hit 31,000 by Dec-end; Auto, Capital Goods may continue to outperform

The BSE Midcap and Smallcap index have risen 22.38 per cent and 17.63 per cent, respectively, between April 1 and August 24.

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 149 million first-time voters aged 18-23 years in 2014 General Elections. This may go up by 2019.

Asian Paints, TCS among 5 Indian cos in Forbes world's 100 most innovative list
Asian Paints, TCS among 5 Indian cos in Forbes world's 100 most innovative list

Asian Paints has been ranked 18 (which makes it the highest ranked Indian firm) in the list topped by US company Tesla Motors for second consecutive year...

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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LIFESTYLE

Book Review: How Jayalalithaa inched her way to the top
Book Review: How Jayalalithaa inched her way to the top

This is probably the most exhaustive life story of Jayalalithaa ever published, at least in English. For one who doesn't allow intrusions into her private life, weaving together the biography would not have been easy for Vaasanthi, an accomplished Tamil writer and author. But vital gaps remain.

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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