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Japan museum to be registered as World Heritage Site

Tokyo, May 18  The main building of Japan’s National Museum of Western Art is scheduled to be registered as a UNESCO World Heritage site in July.
Officials of Japan’s Cultural Affairs Agency on Tuesday said the International Council on Monuments and Sites, a UNESCO advisory panel, has recommended…

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Bandhan Bank posts Rs.275 crore profit

Kolkata, May 16  Bandhan Bank reported a net profit of over Rs.275 crore over seven months and seven days of the fiscal 2015-16.

During the period under review, the Kolkata-based bank — which started operations in August 2015 — posted a total income of Rs.1,082 crore. Its…

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Wholesale inflation turns positive after 17 mths; 0.34% in Apr

New Delhi, May 16 (PTI) Wholesale price-based inflation turned positive after 17 months, posting an annual gain of 0.34 per cent in April, on rise in vegetables and pulses prices.

The April Wholesale Price Index-based inflation was at (-)0.85 per cent in March.

“The annual rate…

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Rupee softens 13 paise against dollar in early trade

Mumbai, May 16 (PTI) The rupee weakened by 13 paise to 66.90 against the US dollar in early trade today due to continued demand for the American currency from banks and importers.

Moreover, the US dollar’s gain against other currencies overseas put pressure on the rupee, forex dealers…

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Honda launches compact sports utility vehicle BR-V in Karnataka

Bengaluru, May 14 Leading automobile manufacturer Honda Cars India Ltd (HCIL) on Friday launched its compact sports utility vehicle (SUV) Honda BR-V in Karnataka, marking its entry into the highly-competitive segment in the state.

“The launch of BR-V marks Honda’s entry into the popular compact SUV…

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