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Lucknow, that old wine in a vintage bottle, goes to polls to change it allWith Lucknow voting tomorrow, the capital city of Uttar Pradesh is strange, kitschy couture as it calmly goes about its utterly chaotic business.
From: The Economic Times | Saturday, February 18, 2017
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The iPhone SE, launched in April 2016, was widely anticipated to be aimed at emerging markets, including India, as it was priced lower than all other iPhone models.
From: The Economic Times | Thursday, February 16, 2017
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Clarify stand on triple talaq: Prasad to pol partiesThere has been a lot of controversy over the stand of the BJP and the Narendra Modi government on the triple talaq issue. Let me point out that the debate was not initiated by us, said Prasad.
From: The Economic Times | Sunday, February 19, 2017
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Jet Airways plane loses ATC contact, escorted by German Air Force mid-airThe incident happened on Thursday. A video of two German military planes chasing after the Jet aircraft has surfaced and started doing the rounds in Twitter.
From: The Economic Times | Sunday, February 19, 2017
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The first phase was on February 16 and the next will be on February 21, coinciding with the voting for 10 municipal corporations. The results will be out on February 23.
From: The Economic Times | Sunday, February 19, 2017
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Gates said he believes that governments should tax companies' use of robots, as a way to at least temporarily slow the spread of automation and to fund other types of employment.
From: The Economic Times | Sunday, February 19, 2017
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'Goonda raj' in UP, even SC has to intervene: ModiWith the apex court breathing down its neck, UP Police yesterday filed an FIR against the tainted minister in connection with cases of alleged gangrape .
From: The Economic Times | Sunday, February 19, 2017
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Here's what rolling out a red carpet for Bangladeshi Hindus mean for Assam's identityWelcoming Bangladeshi Hindus may help the BJP in further consolidating its position in Bengali-dominated areas.
From: The Economic Times | Sunday, February 19, 2017
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Tech Mahindra MD and CEO CP Gurnani said that rather than being affected, Tech Mahindra may benefit from Vodafone-Idea Cellular merger.
From: The Economic Times | Sunday, February 19, 2017
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IoT refers to the devices, other than computers and smartphones, connected to the Internet. Deloitte estimates the current number of such devices in the country to be around 60 mn.
From: The Economic Times | Sunday, February 19, 2017
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Happiest Minds, which hit profitability last year, is aiming to become the fastest IT services firm to reach USD 100 million in revenues. It has 2,200 employees.
From: The Economic Times | Sunday, February 19, 2017
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Soon, ride under the sea with upcoming high speed train projectThe geo-investigation is crucial for the project as it would ascertain the bearing capacity of the soil below 70 feet at the sea.
From: The Economic Times | Sunday, February 19, 2017
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India may witness largest unemployment in middle level to senior level: Capgemini"It is a challenging task and I tend to believe that 60-65% of them are just not trainable," Capgemini India's chief executive Srinivas Kandula said.
From: The Economic Times | Sunday, February 19, 2017
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Even without Congress, SP was on strong footing in UP: Mulayam Singh Yadav"The opposition parties misrepresent the picture. One must not forget that Uttar Pradesh is a state with 22 crore people," Mulayam said.
From: The Economic Times | Sunday, February 19, 2017
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During the week, Tata Motors reported 96.20 per cent year-on-year fall in consolidated net profit at Rs 112 crore for the December quarter.
From: The Economic Times | Sunday, February 19, 2017
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'Gen's remark on stone-pelters reflects sensitivity'Most of the Kashmir-centric parties over the years, particularly the party which is in opposition, have developed the art of changing their stance when they are out of power.
From: The Economic Times | Sunday, February 19, 2017
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ISRO may have to pay for getting precision timingsSo far, the National Physical Laboratory (NPL) has been extending the service free of cost to ISRO, IAF, Indian Railways, State Bank of India and several other agencies.
From: The Economic Times | Sunday, February 19, 2017
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'Global headwinds will drag us down to 7% growth'India is integrated with the global economy as never before, and will be hit by global headwinds as never before.
From: The Economic Times | Sunday, February 19, 2017
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Poll defeat not going to dent Modi's 56-inch chestFew leaders have the courage or the stamina to be on the campaign trail with such energy as he has shown.
From: The Economic Times | Sunday, February 19, 2017
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Trump may shun illegal immigrants but prefer permanent residentsAbout 85% of those visas go to people seeking a green card in the US, while about 15% go to people seeking to immigrate from abroad.
From: The Economic Times | Sunday, February 19, 2017
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Rising for the fourth straight week, the BSE Sensex could only add 134.50 points, or 0.0.47 per cent, to settle the week at 28,468 on Friday.
From: The Economic Times | Sunday, February 19, 2017
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India Inc: How big is gender pay gulf & what organisations can do to reduce disparityA 2016 survey by recruitment portal Monster India found that the average gender pay gap in India, based on data from eight sectors, is 27 per cent.
From: The Economic Times | Sunday, February 19, 2017
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Can we say all is well? Maybe not! The December quarter earnings were better than estimates, but that could also be due to a low base effect.
From: The Economic Times | Sunday, February 19, 2017
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22 militants killed in 50 days in Jammu & KashmirThe valley had witnessed a bloody day two days earlier on February 12 when four militants were gunned down in an encounter .
From: The Economic Times | Sunday, February 19, 2017
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India's only active volcano erupted in Jan: Scientists"The volcano was erupting in small episodes lasting about five to 10 minutes. During the daytime only ash clouds were observed," the statement said.
From: The Economic Times | Sunday, February 19, 2017
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In the first phase of the project, passport services will be made available in select post offices in Rajasthan, West Bengal, Tamil Nadu, Karnataka and Jharkhand.
From: The Economic Times | Sunday, February 19, 2017
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Live: Voting in crucial 3rd phase of UP polls begins
From: The Economic Times | Sunday, February 19, 2017
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Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh's Lok Sabha constituency Lucknow, and SP strongholds Kannauj, Mainpuri and Etawah, figure in this round.
From: The Economic Times | Sunday, February 19, 2017
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Sasikala's family may be pulling the strings behind CM Palaniswami's governmentPalaniswamy is a close aide of VK Sasikala, confidante and friend of the late chief minister J Jayalalithaa.
From: The Economic Times | Saturday, February 18, 2017
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Trump's cheaper drug push may be good for India but firms still wary of US marketIn his first press conference after taking charge as the president, Trump lashed out at the pharma industry in the US, which sent stocks down.
From: The Economic Times | Saturday, February 18, 2017
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How Israel flowered into a startup oasis in a war zoneIsrael — the Startup Nation — has perfected the art of not just surviving but flourishing in it.
From: The Economic Times | Saturday, February 18, 2017
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UP will elect its daughter, not adopted son: MayawatiThe people of Uttar Pradesh have made up their minds not to elect the adopted son (Prime Minister Narendra Modi) but their own daughter (Mayawati) in this election, said Mayawati.
From: The Economic Times | Saturday, February 18, 2017
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Crucial test for SP in Uttar Pradesh 3rd phase pollsOf the remaining seats, the Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) held six, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) five and Congress two. One seat was won by an independent.
From: The Economic Times | Saturday, February 18, 2017
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Sasikala's vow has been fulfilled: Tamil Nadu CMHe was apparently referring to Sasikala's earlier assertion that Jayalalithaa's government would continue in the state.
From: The Economic Times | Saturday, February 18, 2017
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GST's IT infra firm under scrutiny for tax evasionThe summon also asked the company to produce details of receipts of funds from the Centre and details of payments made to Infosys.
From: The Economic Times | Saturday, February 18, 2017
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The notice comes on a day when AIADMK MLAs, who have been stayed there since February 8, left the resort to take part in the floor test in the Tamil Nadu Assembly today.
From: The Economic Times | Saturday, February 18, 2017
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189 crorepatis in fray for 4th phase of UP pollsThe average assets per candidate contesting in the fourth phase of UP assembly elections is Rs 1.90 crore.
From: The Economic Times | Saturday, February 18, 2017
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Rahul Gandhi: UP campaign brings out his new avatarThe Uttar Pradesh polls could well be the defining moment for the Gandhi scion who is looking more confident, combative and expressive.
From: The Economic Times | Saturday, February 18, 2017
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Midterm polls in Maharashtra inevitable: Pawar Soon after the 2014 October assembly elections, the NCP had extended outside support to the BJP's minority government as Shiv Sena sat in the opposition for a month.
From: The Economic Times | Saturday, February 18, 2017
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The visit was aimed at finding ways to restore peace in Kashmir, which was witnessing widespread unrest and violence after the killing of militant Burhan Wani in July 2016.
From: The Economic Times | Saturday, February 18, 2017
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India to develop AEWCS with 360-degree sweepThe present system, mounted on a Brazilian Embraer-145 jet, can only scan scans the area on both sides of the aircraft but not those in front or at the back.
From: The Economic Times | Saturday, February 18, 2017
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Pakistan lists Hafiz Saeed under anti-terrorism actSaeed and the four men added to the fourth schedule of the ATA were also placed under house arrest on January 30 in Lahore amid an angry uproar from his party and political allies.
From: The Economic Times | Saturday, February 18, 2017
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The two themes we are bullish on are PSUs and financial. But we are stock specific in both the themes, says Tandon.
From: The Economic Times | Saturday, February 18, 2017
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"By forging an alliance of two corrupt families, Akhilesh Yadav has already conceded defeat," BJP president said.
From: The Economic Times | Saturday, February 18, 2017
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In the earlier phase of the campaign, Uddhav had put the Fadnavis government on "notice period" and ruled out any post-poll realignment with the BJP.
From: The Economic Times | Saturday, February 18, 2017
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Note ban reduces Tirupati  income by up to Rs 2 cr
From: The Economic Times | Saturday, February 18, 2017
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Justify 400% salary hike: Centre asks DelhiThe Union home ministry was not satisfied with the “incomplete” clarifications received from Delhi government in November 2016 on the proposal to hike MLAs’ salaries, prompting it to request complete information...
From: The Economic Times | Saturday, February 18, 2017
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Guess what's making Indian techies edgy? No, it's not Donald TrumpSome executives, including Infosys' COO Pravin Rao, said greater automation was expected to help engineers shed repetitive jobs for more creative roles.
From: The Economic Times | Saturday, February 18, 2017
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In the days to come, we may see consolidation like activity in sectors such as power, chemicals, diversified manufacturing, mining, and steel.
From: The Economic Times | Saturday, February 18, 2017
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Despite fat pay, Indian CEOs don't have the safety net their US counterparts enjoy Severance deals are set to rise as more Indian companies look to attract global talent and adopt a perform-or-perish approach toward CXOs.
From: The Economic Times | Saturday, February 18, 2017
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