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Decision on bringing petroleum under GST after considering

The Madhya Pradesh Government said it would decide on bringing petroleum products under the Goods and Services Tax after considering its impact on the reveune.

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Schneider provides solar lights to 350 families in Kargil

Schneider Electric India today said the firm, along with non-government organisations, has provided solar lights to 350 households in Kargil, Jammu and Kashmir.

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Hyderabad Airport installs waste recycling machines

RGIA is also the first airport to have its own composting plant, which processes the food waste generated at the airport.
 

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Need to revamp structures of midday meal, ICDS schemes: CII

Vinita Bali, chairman CII nutrition committee, said that she supports the goal of both these programmes but their implementation needs to be improved.

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Railways to use Artificial Intelligence for preventing signal failures

The railways have decided that trial be taken up in two sections of Western Railway and South Western Railway at Ahmedabad-Vadodara and Bengaluru-Mysuru.

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WhatsApp leak: Sebi and bourses checking trade details

Under Sebi rules, all the financial details of listed companies should be disseminated only through stock exchanges as they are considered price-sensitive.

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India needs over USD 200 billion of investment in renewable infrastructure

India is on track to catalyse $200-300 billion of new investment in its renewable energy infrastructure in the next decade with global capital inflows.

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India's North American coal imports highest since 2015, seen up further on ban

India's coal imports from North America quadrupled to 2.1 million tonnes in October from a year ago, the highest since at least January 2015.

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Reliance Communications shares jump over 14 percent on real estate assets sale buzz

Shares of Reliance Communications soared over 14 percent today amid reports that lenders of the debt-ridden firm have approved the sale of its real estate assets in Delhi and Chennai.

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India's food processing sector may attract USD 33 billion by 2024: Study

India's food processing sector has the potential to attract USD 33 billion investment by 2024, according to a study released here today.

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China's Tencent overtakes Facebook in market value

Tencent's shares, traded in Hong Kong, have doubled in value this year as the tech company's earnings have repeatedly outmatched analysts' expectations.

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SoftBank funding may spur Uber to re-think tough Southeast Asian market

SoftBank Group's multi-billion dollar investment in Uber Technologies Inc opens up the possibility of combining it with other ride-hailing assets the Japanese group owns.

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Dr Reddy's gets EIR for Vizag plant, but inspection not closed

Dr Reddy's Laboratories today said it has received an establishment inspection report from the US health regulator for its formulation manufacturing facility at Duvvada in Visakhapatnam.

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Sensex moves in line with Asia, up 154 points

The Sensex struck a positive note today by jumping 154 points, in keeping with firm Asian shares.

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Key Indian equity indices trade higher during early session

The 30-scrip Sensitive Index (Sensex) was trading 116.34 points or 0.35 per cent higher during the early session.

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Vivo launches V7 priced at Rs 18,890

Vivo India on Monday launched a new smart phone called V7, priced at Rs 18,990, which will go on sale from November 25.

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First year of Monetary Policy Committee was tumultuous, says RBI executive director Patra

The first year of the Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) was nothing but tumultuous, according to Michael Debabrata Patra, executive director, Reserve Bank of India.

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Paragon Partners raises USD 120 million for its 1st PE fund

Paragon Partners, a mid-market focused private equity firm, on Monday announced the completion of fund-raising for its maiden fund - Paragon Partners Growth Fund-I.

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Poultry sector to turn around this year: Experts

After a bad year, India’s poultry sector may be headed for good times.

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Government asks FMCG firms to revise MRPs on products for which GST rates were reduced

The government on Monday asked industry to immediately respond to the earlier appeal made by the finance minister to revise the MRP on all the products where GST rates were reduced.

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Logistics sector gets infrastructure status

The move will help the sector raise funds at competitive rates with enhanced limits

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