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What I read this week: Can Ambani turn the heat on Amazon?

ET News - 3 min 53 sec ago
This is a sampling of some of the best content Ritesh Jain read through the week.
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3 cos made D-St debut this week; 40 stocks hit all-time highs

ET News - 3 min 53 sec ago
Markets witnessed some selling pressure during the first three trading session last week.
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Economy is not out of woods despite rating upgrade: Former PM Manmohan Singh

ET News - 3 min 53 sec ago
Moody's upped India's rating to Baa2 from Baa3 and changed its rating outlook to 'stable' from 'positive', saying the reforms will help stabilise rising levels of debt.
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India's highest credit rating in decades gives little room for Modi to relax

ET News - 3 min 53 sec ago
The space for expenditure contraction is much less than other years. According to experts, there will be pressure when it comes to meeting fiscal targets.
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Aricent deal: What works and what doesn't for India's engineering R&D firms

ET News - 3 min 53 sec ago
Aricent missed the IPO bus, which has been vital to how the PE-controlled company (up to 79%) is being valued now at a mere $1.5 billion.
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114 countries launch urgent action to end TB by 2030, says WHO

ET News - 3 min 53 sec ago
Global efforts to combat TB have saved an estimated 53 million lives since 2000 and reduced the TB mortality rate by 37 per cent.
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China has begun feasibility study on cross-border rail line with Nepal: Envoy

ET News - 3 min 53 sec ago
In an interaction with the media here on Friday, Ambassador Yu Hong also said Beijing is working towards fostering a new type of international relations and to build a community with a shared future for mankind, the Kathmandu Post reported.
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Nearly 200 nations pledge to review plans to limit emissions

ET News - 3 min 53 sec ago
In the InsuResilience Initiative, additional $125 million from Germany will support provision of insurance to an additional 400 million poor and vulnerable people by 2020.
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UNGA adopts Pakistan-sponsored resolution on self-determination

ET News - 3 min 53 sec ago
The resolution, co-sponsored by 75 countries was adopted on Thursday without a vote in the 193-member Assembly's Third Committee.
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P Chidambaram mocks at government's sudden love for Moody's

ET News - 3 min 53 sec ago
Reeling out numbers, Chidambaram said gross fixed capital formation is down 7-8 points from its peak and there's no sign of it recovering in the near future as well.
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Padmavati row: After Chittorgarh, entry to Kumbhalgarh Fort blocked

ET News - 3 min 53 sec ago
The majestic hill fort of Kumbhalgarh is the birthplace of legendary king Maharana Pratap and is also an Unesco world heritage site.
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Jayalalithaa's niece blames Sasikala for IT raids at aunt's house

ET News - 3 min 53 sec ago
Tamil Nadu Fisheries Minister D. Jayakumar on Saturday blamed jailed AIADMK leader V.K. Sasikala and her family for the Income Tax (IT) raids at late Chief Minister and her aunt J. Jayalalithaa's residence late on Friday night.
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NCP to fight Gujarat Assembly polls in alliance with Congress

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NCP general secretary Tariq Anwar said the result of the Assembly polls will show people's feelings and perception about the central government's performance.
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Patidars to hold rally in support of Hardik despite denial of permission

ET News - 3 min 53 sec ago
Patel also claimed that they would "drop a bigger bomb" on the ruling BJP against the recent releases of CDs alleging a sex scandal against him.
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Assam minister demands shifting of Tea Board headquarters of Tea board from Kolkata to Guwahati

ET News - 3 min 53 sec ago
Assam agriculture minister, Atul Bora on Saturday said it is high time the headquarters of Tea board of India was shifted from Kolkata to Guwahati.
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Moody’s withdraws RCom’s ratings after debt default

Business News From Hindu - 3 min 53 sec ago
Moody's Investors Service has withdrawn Reliance Communications Limited’s (RCom) Ca corporate family rating (CFR) and its negative outlook after the company defaulted on interest payment to bond hol...
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Gold soars Rs 325 on wedding season demand, global cues

Business News From Hindu - 3 min 53 sec ago
Traders said brisk buying by local jewellers to meet ongoing wedding season demand lifted the gold prices.
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