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Xiaomi to take legal action against those spreading misinformation: MD Manu Kumar Jain

ET News - 1 hour 3 min ago
The company also clarified that it has its own Cleaner app which is separate from the Clean Master app banned by the government. Xiaomi said it is removing the industry definitions (also used by Clean Master app) which are vital for functioning of its cleaner app. The new version of the Cleaner app can be updated by users.
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All issues red-flagged by DGCA in past addressed by Kozhikode airport operator: Aviation minister

ET News - 1 hour 3 min ago
The minister's statement came after various news reports stated that the Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) had issued a show cause notice to the director of the Kozhikode airport on July 11 last year after it found "various critical safety lapses" in different places, including the runway and the apron.
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Union Minister Arjun Meghwal tests positive for COVID-19, admitted to AIIMS

ET News - 1 hour 3 min ago
The minister of state for heavy industries and parliamentary affairs said after developing COVID-19 symptoms he was tested twice and found positive in the second report. However, he said his health is fine.
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789 Covid cases take Haryana's tally to 40,843; Kaithal reports 1st death

Business Standard - 1 hour 56 min ago
Haryana's tally of COVID-19 cases rose to 40,843 on Saturday with 789 fresh instances of the viral infection reported in 24 hours, while seven new fatalities pushed death toll to 474
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Twitter is thinking of subscription model, but is it worth your tweet?

Business Standard - 1 hour 59 min ago
A Twitter subscription model faces an interesting test as parts of the media and entertainment industry seem destined to move back toward predominantly advertising-supported platforms
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2,639 new coronavirus cases recorded in Maharashtra's Pune district

Business Standard - 2 hours 1 min ago
Pune district reported 2,639 new coronavirus cases since previous evening, taking its case count to 1,05,523 on Saturday, a health official said here.
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Mahrashtra: Thane's Covid-19 count touches 96,960, death toll at 2,718

Business Standard - 2 hours 7 min ago
The Covid-19 count in Thane district reached 96,960 after 1,566 people were detected with the infection on Saturday, while 75 deaths took the toll to 2,718, an official said
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Chattisgarh: 324 Covid-19 cases take tally to 11,743; death toll 89

Business Standard - 2 hours 14 min ago
With addition of 324 new Covid-19 cases on Saturday, Chhattisgarh's total count increased to 11,743 while the number of fatalities rose by two to 89, a health official said.
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Coronavirus lockdown strictly enforced in West Bengal, 3561 people arresed

Business Standard - 2 hours 23 min ago
West Bengal was witness to strict enforcement of complete lockdown on Saturday with the police cracking down on violators, resorting to lathcicharge
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Sanjay Dutt admitted to hospital, says he tested negative for Covid-19

Business Standard - 2 hours 24 min ago
The 61-year-old star said at the Lilavati Hospital, he was tested for Covid-19 that turned out to be negative. He also assured his fans that he is "doing well".
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Coronavirus-affected Karnataka CM's vital parameters stable: Hospital

Business Standard - 2 hours 29 min ago
: The vital parameters of Karnataka Chief Minister B S Yediyurappa, under treatment for COVID-19 at Manipal Hospitals, are stable, sources in the facility said on Saturday. "The Chief Minister has been under treatment since his admission to Manipal Hospitals. At present, his vital parameters are stable. He is being closely monitored by a team of experts," director of the hospital Dr Manish Rai said in a statement here. The 77-year-old Chief Minister had, on the night of August 2, said he has tested positive for COVID-19 and is being shifted to hospital following doctors' advice. Officials have said the Chief Minister is engaged in work like signing files and holding review meetings from the hospital. Yediyurappa condoled the death of a Karnataka Administrative Service officer H Gangadharaiah due to a heart attack while on COVID-19 duty. "The Chief Minister has announced Rs 25 lakh as ex- gratia from Chief Minister's Relief Fund and a government job for a family mem
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Kerala landslide: Toll rises to 26; search on to locate missing persons

Business Standard - 2 hours 40 min ago
The death toll in the massive landslide that destroyed a row of 20 houses of tea estate workers in the high range Idukki district of Kerala on Saturday
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Coal India cuts FY21 target to 650-660 MT

Business News From Hindu - 2 hours 43 min ago
Sees 7-8% growth in demand in August
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All issues red-flagged by DGCA in past addressed by Kozhikode airport: Puri

Business Standard - 2 hours 45 min ago
All issues such as excessive rubber deposits, water stagnation and cracks that were red-flagged by DGCA in the past were "addressed and rectified" by the Kozhikode airport, said Aviation Minister Puri
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Life insurers post 7% rise in new business after dismal Q1

Business News From Hindu - 2 hours 49 min ago
Private insurers lead rebound in July after 18.6% decline in April-June period
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Divi’s Labs Q1 net surges 81%

Business News From Hindu - 2 hours 51 min ago
Drugmaker Divi’s Laboratories reported an 81% jump in first-quarter consolidated net profit at ₹492.06 crore.In the year earlier period, it had report
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Centre releases Rs 553 crore to states for agricultural mechanization

Business Standard - 2 hours 52 min ago
The Centre has released Rs 553 crore to states under a scheme to promote mechanization in the agriculture sector. The Sub-Mission on Agricultural Mechanization (SMAM) was launched in April 2014 with an aim to have inclusive growth of farm mechanization to boost productivity. "In the year 2020-21, budget of Rs 1,033 crore has been provided for the scheme, out of which Rs 553 crore has been released to state governments," an official statement said. Agricultural mechanization helps in increasing production through timely farm operations and cut in operations by ensuring better management of inputs. Mechanization also enhances the productivity of natural resources and reduces drudgery associated with various farm operations. The agriculture ministry pointed out that paddy straw burning is one of the major problems in the northern region of the country causing pollution. With an objective of moving away farmers of this region from the practice of crop residue burning, the scheme of C
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‘Timely approval of recast key to avoiding sharp credit cliffs’

Business News From Hindu - 2 hours 52 min ago
Move will help ease liquidity pressure on companies: Crisil
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