Siemens 2017-18 revenue up 15%, announces dividend of Rs 7/share

German conglomerate Siemens' India arm on Sunday reported a 14.6 per cent increase in revenue for the financial year ending in September as per the accounting standard adopted, at Rs 12,293 crore, as compared to the revenue o

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Karnataka farmers protest government apathy over support price for sugarcane

Hundreds of farmers, including the womenfolk, on Sunday staged a protests here against the state government’s alleged indifference over ensuring minimum support price for sugarcane and in getting their arrears released

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Delhi’s air quality worsens again, no imminent improvement seen

Air quality in Delhi and the adjoining areas worsened to the ‘very poor’ category on Sunday, after a 3-day respite, and pollution is expected to increase over the next few days due to unfavourable weather conditio

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Amid tiff with Centre, RBI board likely to debate liquidity crisis

The RBI's crucial board meeting on Monday is expected to take up the liquidity crisis that initially triggered a tiff between the government and the central bank, according to sources.

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Google halts project to build glucose-sensing contact lens

Google's parent company Alphabet has put on hold a project to build glucose-sensing contact lens for people living with diabetes due to unsatisfactory results from clinical work.

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Facebook now wants to know your family and their interests

The software, which could be used to target ads, would analyse images posted to Facebook or Instagram, The Los Angeles Times reported on Friday.

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Chhattisgarh elections 2018: Narendra Modi says Congress looted India, asks people to vote for BJP

Accusing the Congress of hindering Chhattisgarh's development and defrauding India, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday urged the people to vote the BJP to power for a fourth straight term in the state.

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Amazon Echo devices now available on Microsoft Store

Following its partnership with Amazon to integrate their two Artificial Intelligence (AI)-powered assistants Alexa with Cortana, Microsoft has now started selling Amazon's Echo devices in its retail stores.

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Google to allow users to comment on search results

Google is planning to launch a new feature that will enable users to leave in search results comments that could be seen by others.

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IIT-JEE 2019: This app now allows students to take mock online tests

With the Joint Entrance Examination (JEE) Main going online from 2019, leading digital learning solutions provider Extramarks Education has introduced in its "IIT-JEETest Prep App" exhaustive practice papers designed to simul

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In Punjab, Congress sits pretty as AAP, Akali Dal grapple with infighting

Infighting in Punjab's main opposition Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) and the politically-active Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) is giving the ruling Congress in the state a happy-hours' feeling.

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Samsung sets up 2019 innovation war with foldable smartphone

D.J. Koh, President and CEO at the IT and Mobile Communications Division of Samsung Electronics, knows what boredom can eventually do to technology -- especially to smartphones that are lately witnessing incremental enhanceme

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Market preview: Oil prices, foreign fund flows to set course of equity indices

Fluctuation in crude oil prices coupled with the direction of foreign fund flows are likely to chart the course of major domestic equity indices next week.

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Going to United Nations on Kashmir issue was a mistake, says former External Affairs Minister Natwar Singh

India-Pakistan relations are "chronically accident-prone", says former External Affairs Minister K. Natwar Singh, who feels that the future lies in the past as the two countries carry too much baggage.

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Delhi weather today: Misty Sunday morning the national capital, air quality remains ‘very poor’

The national capital on Sunday witnessed a misty morning with air quality remaining in the 'very poor' category for two days straight.

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Kargil coldest in Kashmir valley at minus 9 degrees

In the Jammu region, Jammu city recorded 11.1 degrees Celsius, Katra 10.4. Batote 6.3, Bannihal 4.0 and Bhaderwah 2.8 as the night's lowest temperatures.

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Donald Trump administration denies reaching final conclusion on Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi’s death

The US State Department said that the country has not made a final conclusion on the death of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi.

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Good time for government shutdown if no money for border wall: Donald Trump

US President Donald Trump on Saturday said that he would welcome a government shutdown if Congress does not approve funding for a wall on the US-Mexico border, media reported. Trump made those remarks to reporters before trav

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Women’s World T20: India continue winning run, beat Australia by 48 runs

India displayed an all-round effort to register their fourth victory in as many games.

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GSAT-29 satellite pushed higher into orbit: ISRO

India's latest communication satellite GSat-29 was successfully pushed up to its intended orbit during its third orbit raising activity, said a top official of ISRO on Saturday.

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India, Maldives break ice, agree on Indian Ocean stability

The two leaders expressed their unwavering commitment and support for increased cooperation in combating terrorism both within the region and elsewhere.

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Goa CM Manohar Parrikar knows a lot about Rafale deal, says Randeep Singh Surjewala

Former Defence Minister and current Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar, who is suffering from pancreatic cancer, knows a "whole lot of things" about the controversial Rafale fighter jet deal, Congress spokesperson Randeep Si

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Windows 10 Mail app stops showing advertisements

After introducing personalised advertisements in the Windows 10 default email app, Microsoft has made a U-turn and turned these ads off. The beta version of the company's Mail client for Windows 10 was found pushing ads right

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Finance Secretary Hasmukh Adhia to retire on November 30

Jaitley said while the government wanted him to continue to work in some alternate capacity but Adhia declined to do so.

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P Chidambaram lists non-Gandhi Congress Presidents, responds to PM Modi’s challenge

A day after Prime Minister Narendra Modi challenged the Congress to appoint a non-Gandhi as party president for five years, former Finance Minister P. Chidambaram on Saturday listed out the names of Congress presidents from o

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Facebook testing feature to let you watch videos together with friends

Facebook is testing a feature called "Watch Videos Together" on Messenger that would enable simultaneous co-viewing of videos over a group chat on different devices.

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