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No! Voda-Idea board not in talks with Google

No! Voda-Idea board not in talks with Google

Mumbai: Vodafone Idea on Friday rubbished a speculation claiming search major Google could be in talks with the Indian telco. Responding to a query from the Bombay Stock Exchange, the telco clarified that its board was not in talks with Google over a stake sale.Although, it added that the company co...

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More than 1 in 6 youths jobless due to COVID-19: ILO

More than 1 in 6 youths jobless due to COVID-19: ILO

Geneva: More than one in six youths were jobless since the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic while those who remain employed have seen their working hours cut by 23 per cent, according to a report by the International Labour Organization (ILO).According to the 'ILO Monitor: COVID-19 and the world of wo...

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Fuel prices may rise by Rs 5/litre after daily revision restarts

Fuel prices may rise by Rs 5/litre after daily revision restarts

New Delhi: Be ready to face up to Rs 4-5 per litre increase in the pump price of petrol and diesel next month with public sector oil marketing companies bracing up to restart daily price revision of the two petroleum products after the lockdown is lifted in June.Official sources in public sector oil...

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Report finds Indian states lost 1.5 times more than Atmanirbhar Bharat package

Report finds Indian states lost 1.5 times more than Atmanirbhar Bharat package

Mumbai: Indian states may have collectively lost one and a half times more than the Atmanirbhar Bharat package announced by the government according to a report.  The SBI Ecowrap report published on Tuesday assesses state-wise loss for Indian states at Rs 30.3 lakh crores, whereas Atmanirbhar B...

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How Coronavirus will redefine Banking and Leadership

How Coronavirus will redefine Banking and Leadership

The world is in a crisis, a word JFK remarked at a 1959 convocation as being composed of two - one representing danger and the other opportunity. Cut to 2020 - China, the US President and a Crisis holds itself as a <i>Deja-Vu</i> moment placing the world on tenterhooks. Ironically, the 4...

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It's normal attrition trend, says Indiabulls amid uproar over layoffs

It's normal attrition trend, says Indiabulls amid uproar over layoffs

Mumbai: After an uproar on social media over Indiabulls Housing Finance sacking almost 2,000 workers, the group has said that it is a normal attrition trend.A company spokesperson told IANS, "The Indiabulls Group employs more than 26,000 people. In FY19-20 itself, we added 7,000+ new members. The co...

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Australia says No to trade war, despite China's Barley and other trade antics

Australia says No to trade war, despite China's Barley and other trade antics

Canberra, Australia: Australia’s trade minister said Tuesday that his country does not want a trade war with China, but maintained Beijing had erred by imposing stiff tariffs on Australian barley in what is widely seen as punishment for advocating an investigation into the coronavirus pandemic.China...

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Health Ministry clarifies on what offices should do for positive cases

Health Ministry clarifies on what offices should do for positive cases

New Delhi: Running an office? Confused on what to do if an office-goer tests Corona positive? The Union ministry of Health and Family Welfare on Tuesday issued guidelines to tackle such confusions.According to the ministry's latest guidelines on preventive and response measures to contain the spread...

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Swadeshi Chief bats for Aarogya Setu, asks for audit on WHO

Swadeshi Chief bats for Aarogya Setu, asks for audit on WHO

"The time for Swadeshi has come," asserts the man who runs the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh's economic wing - Swadeshi Jagran Manch.  Ashwani Mahajan, the face of the organization says those opposing the home-grown App - Aarogya Setu - should start by speaking up against the Chinese-made TikTok....

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4 reasons that make term insurance a must-have

4 reasons that make term insurance a must-have

The lifestyle that we lead today is vastly different from only a decade ago. The dangers surrounding our lives have also increased significantly. It has become exceedingly crucial to purchase an insurance policy for protection against them. A standard and affordable life insurance policy is term ins...

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