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Netmeds launches first brick-and-mortar store in Karnataka

The launch of Netmeds Pharmacy in Belgaum is our first step towards building the foundation of a solid healthcare delivery network in Karnataka," founder and CEO Pradeep Dadha said.

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Rahul Gandhi deserted sinking ship, says Shivraj; mocks transfer of power to Sonia

Chauhan also sought an apology from Rahul Gandhi for not replacing the chief ministers after they "failed" to waive crop loans within 10 days of coming to power.

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Mamata Banerjee speaking language of Pakistan PM Imran Khan on Kashmir: BJP

If she keeps on making such comments people of Bengal would soon march to her residence and she would face fierce protest, he said.

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Zakir Naik to be quizzed by Malaysian authorities for hate speech; PM Mahathir unhappy

Reacting to Naik's controversial comments, Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir on Sunday said it was "quite clear" that Naik wanted to participate in racial politics.

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Videocon blames delay in quarterly results on insolvency proceedings consolidation

The company has not yet disseminated the annual audited financial results for the Financial Year ended March 31, 2019 and also for the quarter ended on the same date, it said.

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Pidilite expects revival of consumer sentiment in second half

On Monday, Fevicol launched a new campaign to celebrate 60 years of its operations which has been conceptualised by media agency Ogilvy.

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Pidilite hopes for demand revival in second half as slowdown blues continue

Despite the softening of demand, adhesives manufacturer Pidilite Industries expects the revival in consumer sentiment in the second half of the fiscal year.

It is no surprise that the investment in India by single-brand retailers over the last five or six years is negligible. (Reuters File photo) News

Balesh Sharma steps down as CEO of Vodafone Idea; Ravinder Takkar to take over

Mobile operator Vodafone Idea on Monday said Balesh Sharma has stepped down as its CEO citing personal reasons.

Ravinder Takkar, currently Vodafone Group's representative in India, will be appointed as the new MD and CEO with immediate effect, the company said in a statement News

Neeraj Shekhar elected unopposed to Rajya Sabha from UP

He had filed his nomination on August 14 as the BJP candidate for the August 26 Rajya Sabha bypoll from Uttar Pradesh in the presence of Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath and the party's state unit chief Swatantra Dev Singh.

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अलर्ट! आ रही एक और मंदी, 2020 में हो सकती है शुरुआत

आर्थिक विशेषज्ञों के बीच एक सर्वे में यह खुलासा हुआ है.

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Raghuram Rajan says economic slowdown ‘very worrisome’, new set of reforms needed

Not necessarily better, but different." Rajan said that he can't predict another big financial crash but if it comes, it will be from different sources. "

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PM Modi to visit France on Aug 22; defence, nuclear energy, counter-terrorism to top talks agenda

From France, the prime minister will proceed for bilateral visits to the UAE and Bahrain, and will return to the French city of Biarritz on August 25 to attend the G7 Summit where India has been invited as a partner country.

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Iran oil supertanker sails off Gibraltar with Indian crew

According to the Marine Traffic monitoring website, the supertanker lifted anchor on Sunday evening before 2300 GMT and the vessel was tracked moving east into the Mediterranean and listed Kalamata in Greece as its destinatio

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Olympic medallist Sakshi Malik issued show cause notice by Wrestling Federation for indiscipline

The men's freestyle trials in four non-olympic categories and the 74kg in which two-time Olympic medallist Sushil Kumar competes, will be held tomorrow.

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Ikea India opens online store in Mumbai

The online store will offer 1,000 products priced below Rs 200, it said adding that all the prices are the same across India, both in offline store and online.

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July M&A value dips 52.7 per cent to $4.3 billion amid global trade tensions, says report

According to Grant Thornton's monthly M&A Dealtracker, as many as 39 deals worth USD 4.3 billion were reported in July against 49 transactions worth USD 9.1 billion in the year-ago period.

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NSA Ajit Doval briefs Amit Shah on Kashmir; reviews security situation

Union Home Secretary Rajiv Gauba and other top officials also attended the meeting that reviewed the steps taken to maintain the law and order situation in the state.

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Virat Kohli vs Steve Smith: Former Aussie skipper back with a bang, just 9 points away from Kohli

ICC Rankings: Virat Kohli, with 922 points, is on top of the list while Steve Smith, after his twin Ashes hundreds in Birmingham and 92 at Lord's, is on 913 points.

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BoB, PNB, other lenders hold 2-day meeting to generate ideas for growth

PNB managing director Sunil Mehta emphasised the need to encourage aspirational bankers to use innovative methods, and out of the box thinking for better and improved banking.

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Ujjivan Small Finance Bank plans to raise Rs 300 crore via pre-IPO placement

The pre-IPO placement, if undertaken, will be at a price to be decided by the bank in consultation with the BRLMs and will be undertaken prior to filing of the DRHP with the RoC, it said.

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Buyers can’t be made to wait indefinitely, says Delhi consumer forum; asks Unitech to refund Rs 33 lakh

The commission noted that Unitech has committed deficiency in service and also indulged in unfair trade practice by not completing the construction despite receiving substantial amount from Bhandari.

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Mission Mangal: Vidya Balan’s big statement on religion and science!

Vidya said her character brings her own set of tricks as a homemaker in the professional space. She relied on the research done by director Jagan Shakti to play her part.

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ED summons P Chidambaram in aviation scam PMLA case

The case pertains to losses suffered by Air India due to an alleged multi-crore aviation scam and irregularities in fixing air slots for international airlines.

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Sangh should shed anti-reservation mindset, says Mayawati

Bhagwat had yesterday said in New Delhi that he had spoken on reservation earlier as well, but it created a lot of noise and the whole discussion diverted from the actual issue.

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PE-VC investment in India zooms to all-time high of USD 8.3 billion in July: Report

According to the report, strong investment activity in infrastructure and real estate asset classes drove the overall deal tally as there were USD 4.7 billion worth of mega deals in the infrastructure sector in July 2019.

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India notifies imports of 30,000 tonne crude soya oil from Paraguay

India has a preferential trade agreement with MERCOSUR, a six-country trade bloc, including Brazil, Argentina, Paraguay and Uruguay.

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