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Equity indices flat in early trading, Titan and HDFC top losers

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], June 4 (ANI): Equity benchmark indices oscillated between gains and losses during early hours on Thursday but ...

COVID-19: Europe should give up overdependence on China

Istanbul [Turkey], June 3 (ANI): Members of the European Parliament (MEPs) and experts believe that the European Union that has ...

Cecil Afrika to miss out on Tokyo Olympics?

Cecil Afrika's stellar career as an SA Sevens international has possibly come to an end.The flyhalf dropped down the pecking ...

Ex-Springbok Bryan Habana 'all for' global calendar

Former South Africa winger and 2007 Rugby World Cup winner Bryan Habana said on Wednesday he would like to see ...

Asian Markets Post Solid Gains for 3rd Straight Day

Asian markets rose for a third consecutive day Wednesday thanks to growing optimism over a gradual post-pandemic recovery.The Nikkei in ...

Nifty reclaims 10,000 mark, PSU banks gain substantially

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], June 3 (ANI): Equity parameters erased most of the intraday gains on Wednesday due to profit booking ...

Brazil Posts New Record of Coronavirus Deaths in Single Day

Brazil announced Tuesday that it has recorded another one-day record of coronavirus deaths.The Health Ministry said it had confirmed another ...

Gio Aplon: Cheslin Kolbe proved his own naysayers wrong

Cheslin Kolbe beat three bigger defenders to score one of the winning tries for the Springboks at the 2019 Rugby ...

Rani Rampal feeling honoured to be nominated for Khel Ratna

Bengaluru (Karnataka) [India], June 3 (ANI): Indian Women's Hockey team skipper Rani Rampal on Wednesday said she is feeling 'very ...

How 'Russian samurai' fought for Japan in World War II

History June 03 2020 Boris Egorov Archive photo Russians were perhaps the only Europeans who volunteered to fight for the ...

SA Reserve Bank rules out financing government budget deficit

South Africa's central bank ruled out helping the government fund its runaway budget deficit by paying for its spending through ...

Australia top swim coach quits after Tokyo delay

Australia's head swimming coach Jacco Verhaeren quit on Wednesday, opting to return to his native Netherlands for family reasons after ...

Equity indices in the green, banking and financial stocks gain

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], June 3 (ANI): Equity benchmark indices continued upward momentum during early hours on Wednesday in line with ...

LPL releases Summer Split schedule

The two playoff finalists from the Spring Split of the China-based League of Legends Pro League (LPL) will be idle ...

Tokyo Issues Warning for COVID Resurgence

Tokyo Governor Yuriko Koike has issued a warning in the city for a possible resurgence of the coronavirus.Tuesday's notice comes ...

Predator snails fend off the invasion of barnacles in Japan

Introduced species can have tremendous ecological effects and can become a major threat to ecosystems. Invasion biology tries to understand ...

Plates, cups and takeaway containers shape what (and how) we eat

Home cooks have been trying out their skills during isolation. But the way food tastes depends on more than your ...

Activision delays release of Modern Warfare, Warzone

Activision announced that the new seasons of Modern Warfare, Warzone and Call of Duty: Mobile have been delayed to unspecified ...

Chinese volleyball star Zhu Ting hopes to play three Olympics

Zhu Ting of China celebrates scoring during the women's volleyball heat between China and Italy at the 2016 Rio Olympic ...

Large simulation finds new origin of supermassive black holes

Washington D.C. [USA], June 2 (ANI): Computer simulations conducted by astrophysicists at Tohoku University in Japan, have revealed a new ...

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Dow gains more than 2% Wednesday as optimism returns to Wall St

NEW YORK, New York - Wall Street roared on Wednesday with all the major indices making solid ground.Optimism about the ...

Real contradition on U.S. call for unity at G7, says France

PARIS, France, June 3 (Xinhua) -- France will maintain its planned tax on digital services at the Organization for Economic ...

ASX leads Nikkei 225 and Hang Seng to strong gains, Shanghai lags

SYDNEY, Australia - Stocks in Asia made strident gains on Wednesday, although on the Chinese mainland the advance was limited.The ...

Facebook, Instagram in tie-up with Saregama India

MUMBAI, India - Saregama India on Wednesday announced a global deal with Facebook to license its music for video and ...

Chinese solid waste imports down by nearly 50% this year

BEIJING, June 2 (Xinhua) -- China is now moving closer and vows to achieve its goal of halting all imports ...

German carmaker to expand investment in Chinese auto sector

HEFEI, June 2 (Xinhua) -- German carmaker Volkswagen has announced plans to invest 2.1 billion euros (about 2.3 billion U.S. ...

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