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Diesel all set to lose subsidy

Diesel price deregulation looks imminent after the difference between retail sale price and its actual cost dropped to a historic low of just 8 paisa.

Explain monopoly charges, China asks Microsoft


Microsoft vice-president David Chen and other staff members have been questioned by a special Chinese investigation team on the world’s largest software company’s alleged monopoly activities in China

Varun Aaron to work under Glenn McGrath at MRF pace academy

Varun Aaron has started his 10-day training programme under Glenn McGrath at the MRF Pace Foundation. Photo: AP/ File

India's fastest bowler Varun Aaron has started his 10-day training programme under Aussie legend Glenn McGrath at the MRF Pace Foundation as part of a tie-up between the BCCI and company.

No compromise on good governance norms: Sebi

Unperturbed by intense lobbying by industry, capital markets regulator Sebi has said that listed companies must follow higher corporate governance standards and there will be no dilution to the new no

A cardiac pacemaker powered by the heart


Researchers have developed a new batteryless cardiac pacemaker which is based on an automatic wristwatch and is powered by heart motion.

Sachin Tendulkar's 'Playing It My Way' autobiography set to release on November 6

The much-awaited autobiography of batting icon Sachin Tendulkar will hit the stands on November 6. Photo: AP/ File

The much-awaited autobiography of batting icon Sachin Tendulkar will hit the stands on November 6 with a high-profile release of the book in his home city Mumbai.

Narendra Modi makes Japanese part of PMO team

Prime Minister Narendra Modi (third from left) with Japanese business leaders. PTI

Wooing Japanese investors with promise of speedy clearances, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday proposed co-opting two Japanese nominees in a decision-making team under PMO dedicated to facilitate

First app to tell if alcohol-related tremors are real

Chronic alcohol abusers often come to the emergency department claiming to be in withdrawal in an effort to obtain benzodiazepines

Maruti Suzuki India to open bookings for Ciaz on September 3

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Ciaz is expected to be priced between Rs 7.19 lakh and Rs 11.05 lakh

Maruti, Honda take lead in auto revival


Car cos optimistic of further growth due to festive sales

On July 22, 2014, an international partnership across India, Africa and the US launched the “One Agriculture-One Science: A Global Education Consortium” initiative aimed at revitalising global agricultural education, capacity building and technology transfer.

A few weeks ago a public school in the National Capital Region organised an Id Milan during school hours for students. Not all students were invited to it. During the mid-morning recess, teachers instructed Muslim students to line up and go to the place for the function.