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Subrahmanyan appointed CEO, MD of Larsen & Toubro

Subrahmanyan appointed CEO, MD of Larsen & Toubro

AM Naik is strongly identified with the growth of L&T and its contribution to the strategic sectors of defence, nuclear power, space research and infrastructure. The appointments, approved by the boar...

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Vijay Mallya's Kingfisher Villa sold to actor Sachiin Joshi for 73 crore

Vijay Mallya's Kingfisher Villa sold to actor Sachiin Joshi for 73 crore

SBI chairman, Arundhati Bhattacharya officially confirmed the villa was sold. Sachiin's film production company Viiking Media & Entertainment said to have owned the property now. Joshi's website ide...

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Historic SpaceX rocket launch could transform spaceflight

Historic SpaceX rocket launch could transform spaceflight

The successfully "reflown" Falcon 9 rocket was launched from Florida yesterday evening local time carrying SES-10, a commercial communications satellite. The company is now working on a final iteratio...

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Sebastian Vettel fastest in final practice for Chinese Grand Prix

Sebastian Vettel fastest in final practice for Chinese Grand Prix

Raikkonen was close on his heels, clocking one minute 33.389, with Valtteri Bottas of Mercedes third, followed by Hamilton as the top four were separated by a little over half a second. "It's super-ex...

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Trump set to administer oath to Gorsuch next week

Trump set to administer oath to Gorsuch next week

In response, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell moved to change the rules to ensure that a simple majority suffices to advance Gorsuch - and all subsequent Supreme Court nominees - from the debat...

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Garcia charges at Masters as Hoffman's lead shrinks

Pieters, who we listed in our five sleepers to keep an eye on and is playing in his first Masters, fired off a second round 69 that included an eagle and three birdies, to take a share of the lead a...

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Tomahawk Launches Practiced by U.S. Before Trump Gave Go-Ahead

Tomahawk Launches Practiced by U.S. Before Trump Gave Go-Ahead

General Dynamics also makes technology used to fire Tomahawk missiles. Defense officials say US warships launched 59 Tomahawk cruise missiles from the Mediterranean Sea on the president's order. Eac...

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US officials say military hotline with Russia remains open

Charles Albert "Dutch" Ruppersberger III, the U.S. Representative for Maryland's 2nd congressional district, says in a statement released Friday that he was notified by the White House before the miss...

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European scientists, officials warn against U.S. climate plan

European scientists, officials warn against U.S. climate plan

Trump has done his best to portray the Clean Power Plan and a moratorium on new leases of federal coal reserves as job killers. "The marketplace looks at the long-term consequences, and rolling ba...

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Trump, Xi end summit with 'tremendous' progress

Within Trump's administration, divisions remain over how to approach China. The U.S. announced the missile barrage shortly after Trump and Xi wrapped up dinner Thursday. President Xi has said that C...

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Fitch joins S&P in downgrading South African credit rating to 'junk'

With another anti Zuma march planned for next week, ANC leaders say they will mobilise supporters to again show their support for the president. However, at least four people were wounded after poli...

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Death toll of Stockholm attack rises to four

People in Stockholm left flowers and candles at the site following Friday's events. "The country is in a state of shock", he said. Lofven said the government was doing everything possible to hel...

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California math: 1 vote = $500 million in road, rail work

California math: 1 vote = $500 million in road, rail work

He has persuaded voters to raise taxes and increase cash reserves. The state Legislature narrowly approved a plan to increase gas taxes and vehicle fees late Thursday, a move expected to raise ten...

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Twitter pulls lawsuit after feds drop summons for anonymous user's identity

Twitter pulls lawsuit after feds drop summons for anonymous user's identity

After Twitter refuted the demands of the DHS to reveal the identity and struck out by filing a lawsuit against he U.S. government, the federal government has dropped its demand. In the USA, the Firs...

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Businesses to report on gender pay gap from today

Businesses to report on gender pay gap from today

The stat that women earn 20% less "does not factor in numerous choices that women and men make-including education, years of experience and hours worked-that influence earnings". This comprehensive pl...

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The Bed Bath & Beyond Inc. (BBBY) Issues Quarterly Earnings Results

The Bed Bath & Beyond Inc. (BBBY) Issues Quarterly Earnings Results

Jensen Investment Management Inc. now owns 10,030 shares of the retailer's stock valued at $432,000 after buying an additional 570 shares during the last quarter. Bed Bath & Beyond had a return on equ...

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Russia's Putin Sees US Airstrikes on Syria as 'Aggression'

As the Two-Way has reported, USA officials informed Russian Federation - which launched its own military campaign in Syria in the fall of 2015 - of the impending missile strike. There was a sense of c...

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4 dead, 15 wounded in Stockholm truck attack

4 dead, 15 wounded in Stockholm truck attack

The Swedish prime minister, speaking shortly after the incident, said there were indications the truck hit pedestrians as "a terror attack". Swedish police say they have identified a person arrested...

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United States missile strike on Syria: Who supports it and who condemns it

We know that in 2013, at the time of an earlier, even more deadly chemical weapon attack, similar accusations against the Syrian regime were widely made, assumed to be true, and used as the basis fo...

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Trump, Xi cite 'common understandings' after summit, but few details

As the two presidents went into their final lunch there were no specifics though, and in the aftermath of the US missile strike on Syria, all the big questions which bedevil the US China relationship ...

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Tesla Reports Record Delivery Numbers

That figure is 69% higher than the production levels for the same period in 2016. The company has had numerous production delays in the past and previous year missed its target for vehicle deliver...

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Toshiba's nuclear unit Westinghouse files for bankruptcy protection

Toshiba's nuclear unit Westinghouse files for bankruptcy protection

Toshiba's U.S. nuclear unit, Westinghouse , has filed for bankruptcy protection in the United States, sparking further doubts over the development of Moorside nuclear power plant. The company, own...

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Flint, Michigan To Replace 18000 Contaminated Pipes In Next Three Years

I'm finding it hard to understand how the plaintiffs conceded on the water delivery request when it was something they wanted to have in place while the replacement of the pipes was happening. The s...

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North Korea dominates Trump, Xi meet

North Korea dominates Trump, Xi meet

But they appeared to reach no clear path forward on North Korea, and the Trump administration's unexpected military strike in Syria - launched on the summit's first day - highlighted an area where Pre...

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North and South Korea women face off in Pyongyang football match

North and South Korea women face off in Pyongyang football match

The strike was launched shortly after Trump dined with Chinese President Xi Jinping at the start of a two-day summit that is expected to be dominated by the growing threat from the North, which has co...

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WWE WrestleMania 33 betting odds: The ultimate thrill ride

Goldberg continued, "I don't want to be corny, but I've got to thank everyone involved because they gave me the ability to be one of the coolest dads on the planet". After winning the WWE Royal Rumble...

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Hot Stock to Watch: Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (WMT)

Hot Stock to Watch: Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (WMT)

Analysts await Wal-Mart Stores Inc (NYSE:WMT) to report earnings on May, 18 before the open. (WMT) reported its Actual EPS of $1.3/share. BKS Advisors LLC acquired a new stake in Wal-Mart Stores durin...

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SpaceX successfully launches first recycled rocket booster

It means you can fly and refly an orbital class booster, which is the most expensive part of the rocket. Scheduled for launch at 6:27 p.m. ET, the "flight-proven" Falcon 9 rocket will take off fro...

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The Fed Will Give Trump Room to Run

The minutes said Fed officials agreed that if the economy continued to perform as expected that "a change in the committee's reinvestment policy would likely be appropriate later this year". Some obse...

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Trump, Xi have 'candid,' 'positive' talks in Florida

Ahead of the summit, he said in a tweet that the meeting would be "a very hard one in that we can no longer have massive trade deficits and job losses". Trump advisers said the goal, at least from the...

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Gender pay gap in South Dakota

Minister for Women and Equalities Justine Greening said: "We have more women in work, more women-led businesses than ever before and the highest proportion of women on the boards of our biggest compan...

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U.S. employers add just 98000 jobs, as rate falls to 4.5%

Yet employers added just a meager 98,000 jobs - barely half the pace of January and February. According to ADP, nonfarm payroll employment grew by 263,000 jobs in March. He's trying to hire more w...

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Leaders scramble for votes on California gas tax

Leaders scramble for votes on California gas tax

Gov. Jerry Brown made an unusual plea to the Legislature Monday, testifying at a hearing in favor of a transportation-upgrade deal announced with fanfare last week. "We aren't taxing champagne and cav...

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United Airlines tells customers leggings are welcome

Activist Shannon Watts of Denver , who claimed to have witnessed the incident, tweeted the young passengers boarding a flight from Denver to Minneapolis were told they could not board the plane unl...

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Iran's Zarif reacts to USA bombing of Syria

Iran's Zarif reacts to USA bombing of Syria

Iran is one of the biggest supporters of embattled Syrian President Bashar al-Assad. It reminds Iranians, victim of CW for years, the attacks in Sardasht. U.S. Navy guided-missile destroyer USS Porter...

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