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First time in FY19, RBI becomes net buyer of dollars in December

ET News - 1 hour 52 min ago
Between April and November 2018, the central bank had net sold $26.51 billion in the spot market.
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This is the place where S&P 500 rallies may die

ET News - 1 hour 52 min ago
Market technicians including BMO Capital’s Russ Visch say 2,800 is critical for the index.
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PM-KISAN to provide multiple benefits to farmers: CEA

ET News - 1 hour 52 min ago
The average income of farmers in 2015-16 was about Rs 30,000 and, hence, Rs 6,000 would be 20 per cent.
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Parliamentary panel seeks action against IT officers for irregular expenses assessment on freebies to doctors

ET News - 1 hour 52 min ago
The panel noticed 3 cases in Maha in which the AO had allowed the expenses on physician samples given free to doctors involving tax effect of Rs 1.57 cr.
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India hikes customs duty to 200 pc on all goods imported from Pakistan

ET News - 1 hour 52 min ago
The new tariff of 200% is higher than India’s average bound rate for agricultural products of 113.5% and that for non-farm goods of 34.6%.
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How tech giants are safeguarding your data at their mammoth facilities

ET News - 1 hour 52 min ago
Google has built custom servers exclusively for its data centres, never selling or distributing them externally.
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Twitter retains old messages even after they are deleted: Report

ET News - 1 hour 52 min ago
The issue could expose users, like journalists and activists to governments, which could demand for data from years ago.
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Just 2 companies control 50% of India's smartphone market

ET News - 1 hour 52 min ago
In 2017, Xiaomi had 20.9 per cent market share, compared to 24.7 per cent share of Samsung.
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Iran echoes Indian position on role of Pak-supported suicide bombers

ET News - 1 hour 52 min ago
"If (the Pakistan government) does not punish them, we will retaliate against this anti-revolutionary force, and whatever Pakistan sees will be the consequence of its support for them," Ali Jafri warned.
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West ups defence spending to keep ahead of Chinese technology

ET News - 1 hour 52 min ago
But "China perhaps represents even more of a challenge, as it introduces yet more advanced military systems and is engaged in a strategy to improve its forces' ability to operate at distance from the homeland," the report added.
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Attack on CRPF will strengthen India-US counter-terrorism cooperation: Trump

ET News - 1 hour 52 min ago
"This attack only strengthens our resolve to bolster counter-terrorism cooperation and coordination between the United States and India," the White House statement warned.
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Rajinikanth will not contest 2019 Lok Sabha elections

ET News - 1 hour 52 min ago
Rajinikanth has also asked that his photo or party symbol should strictly not be used for any propaganda.
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In Madhya Pradesh, Congress begins selection of Lok Sabha candidates

ET News - 1 hour 52 min ago
Coming back to power after 15 years, the Congress in Madhya Pradesh is eyeing a repeat of a similar performance in the state in the upcoming Lok Sabha elections for which it is leaving no stones unturned.
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Rajinikanth confirms his party won't contest in upcoming Lok Sabha polls

Business Standard - 2 hours 25 min ago
I am not supporting anyone and no one should use my picture or outfit's flag for political campaign purposes, said Rajinikanth
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Irdai panel wants 'sandbox committee' for digital innovation in insurance

Business Standard - 2 hours 45 min ago
Loosely defined, a sandbox approach means experimenting and learning before finally adopting a technology or system. This approach helps in containing the impact of failures
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