Archive for January 8th, 2018

Global cues, buying support lift equity indices

Mumbai, Jan 8 :  Positive Asian cues lifted the key indices of the Indian equity market during the early morning trade session on Monday.

According to market analysts, healthy buying support was witnessed in healthcare, capital goods and banking stocks.

At 9.35 a.m., the 30-scrip S&P…

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Cold morning in Delhi, mercury dips to 5 deg C

New Delhi, Jan 8 (PTI) It was a cold morning in the city today with the minimum temperature settling at 5 degrees Celsius.

The minimum temperature was two notches below the season’s average, at 5 degrees Celsius, said a MeT department official.

Relative humidity was 97 per cent at…

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Nagaland group demands President’s rule, postponement of assembly polls

Kohima, Jan 8:  Nagaland-based group Against Corruption and Unabated Taxation (ACAUT) on Sunday urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi to defer the state’s assembly election and impose President’s Rule in order to facilitate solution to the vexed Naga insurgency.A

In a letter to Modi, the ACAUT said…

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‘Trump’s nuclear button tweet to keep Kim on toes’

Washington, Jan 8 :  US Ambassador to the UN Nikki Haley said that President Donald Trump’s “nuclear button” tweet warning Kim Jong-un about America’s nuclear capabilities helps global security because it keeps the North Korean leader “on his toes”, the media reported.

“We want to always remind them…

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Cold wave: 2 die in UP’s Muzaffarnagar and Shamli

Muzaffarnagar (UP), Jan 8 (PTI) Two people have died due to intense cold wave conditions in Muzaffarnagar and Shamli districts, according to the administration.

A 42-year-old man, identified as Pritam Singh, collapsed due to cold at his home in Wajidpur village yesterday. He was rushed to the hospital…

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