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Iran’s cargo transit via rail has experienced a 55 percent increase year on year during the first 10 months of the current Iranian fiscal year (which started March 20, 2016).
Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan’s likely steps to finance a potential tax shortfall of R28 billion in the 2017/18 fiscal year dominates budget speculation.
The Sacramento Kings and New Orleans Pelicans have agreed to a blockbuster trade that will have DeMarcus Cousins teaming up with Anthony Davis in the Big Easy.
"Do not treat digital as an 'add-on'. It should be central to the CEO's agenda," the joint report on 'Decoding digital opportunity in Retail' by Retailers Association of India and Boston Consulting
The acquisition of Lloyd Electric will be neutral on the earnings per share of Havells India's in FY18 and EPS-accretive thereafter, says Havells' CMD Anil Raj Gupta.
(Reuters) - The chief executive of Uber Technologies Inc [UBER.UL] has ordered an "urgent investigation" into claims of sexual harassment at the ride-hailing service company made by a former employee.
A continent two-thirds the size of Australia has been found beneath the south-west Pacific Ocean, scientists reported in the journal of the Geological Society of America.
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The Rock’s corporate movers and shakers, joined by their support team, were out in their stylish best (with many opting for local labels) last Friday evening for the Digicel Business-sponsored J
Pet owners and lawmakers around the U.S. want to increase penalties on those who harm animals while committing crimes.             
Despite three new films premiering this weekend, Matt Damon's "The Great Wall" was the only one to crack the top three at the box office.             
LONDON (Reuters) - British designer labels took fashionistas on dream-like escapes, to snowy mountain peaks and the English countryside at London Fashion Week on Sunday, presenting luxurious...
Madonna shared a video of Stella and Esther Mwale, orphaned 4½-year-old twin girls who Madonna announced she adopted from Malawi earlier this month, performing a passionate rendition of “Twinkle Twink
Heading into Sunday, the final day of the three-day, Olympic Peninsula Salmon Derby’s Winter Blackmouth Classic a total of 753 anglers have produced a catch of 176 fish. The derby – held for more tha
Kirk Norcross shared an adorable video of his baby son Harry [Instagram] And now it seems the reality star is enjoying some quality time with his newborn son, as he shared an adorable video on I
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There is a lot of talks surrounding the cast of “Wonder Woman” these days, and the latest report is that David Thewlis will be playing the film’s villain, Ares. Ares will be made using a mix of CGI a
For the first time after filing for divorce from Brad Pitt in September, Angelina Jolie finally broke her silence about the “difficult” breakup in an exclusive interview. The 41-year-old actress-dire
President Donald Trump may believe that news media is the “enemy of the American people” but parts of his cabinet beg to differ. Defense Secretary James Mattis told reporters Sunday that he had no is
Ecuador’s ruling party candidate Lenin Moreno is leading the presidential election in the opening round of the voting Sunday. However, he is unlikely to gain majority and is expected to have a runoff
“Scorpion” Season 3, episode 17 will focus on Cabe (Robert Patrick), Sylvester (Ari Stidham) and Happy (Jadyn Wong) experiencing hallucinations during their newest mission.
SHANGHAI (Reuters) - Chinese tech giant Alibaba Group Holding Ltd has formed a strategic partnership with retail conglomerate Bailian Group, extending a push into bricks-and-mortar retail as online gr
WELLINGTON (Reuters) - A New Zealand court ruled on Monday that internet entrepreneur Kim Dotcom could be extradited to the United States to face charges relating to his Megaupload website, which was
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SEOUL (Reuters) - South Korea plans to set up a plant to manufacture a locally developed foot-and-mouth vaccine by 2020 as part of efforts to combat outbreaks of the viral animal disease, the country'
Older Americans are increasingly turning to pot to treat their aches and pains. The trend raises questions about effectiveness, safety and accessibility.
Researchers have developed an oncolytic virus capable of redirecting the patient's immune system against their tumor cells. Their work may lead to the development of new therapeutic strategies for sev
The ability of small intestine cells to absorb nutrients and act as a barrier to pathogens is 'significantly decreased' after chronic exposure to nanoparticles of titanium dioxide, a common food addit
A new biological-behavioral-operational computer model could help policy makers choose the best intervention strategies to rapidly contain an infectious disease outbreak. The model is based on the dyn
Scientists have identified a molecule that sends a 'wound-healing' message from tumor cells. If we can disrupt this messaging system, we may be able to fight certain cancers, say scientists.
In mice genetically predisposed to glaucoma, vitamin B3 added to drinking water is effective at preventing the disease. The vitamin administration was surprisingly effective, eliminating the vast majo
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This will be backed by an expected revival in consumption. An increase in infrastructure allocation by the government in the Union Budget 2017-18 is expected to drive the pace of construction and in
Earlier farmers were able to sell 90 quintal of paddy in a year but as per the new decision there will be no limit on the sale of paddy by farmers, the official said.
The government is considering divesting a portion of the paid-up equity share capital through an IPO and has sought Expression of Interest (EoI) from merchant bankers by March 16.
The new rake will further enhance the carrying capacity of onions by 30 percent and will be in addition to the existing three freight trains operated by Central Railways to carry the bulbs from Nash
Nigel Hayes scored 21 points, Ethan Happ had 20 points and No. 11 Wisconsin beat No. 23 Maryland, 71-60, in a foul-filled game Sunday at Madison, Wis.  The Badgers (22-5, 11-3 Big Ten Conference)
When Robert Kennedy was assassinated in 1968, the senator’s family picked Tom Hayden to be an honorary pallbearer at the funeral because the young antiwar activist embodied “the great hope that my
 Stephen Thompson Jr. made the winning basket and got 31 points and Oregon State waged a furious second-half rally to beat Utah, 68-67, on Sunday night.  Drew Eubanks had 12 points, six blocks and
Latest Sport
Paris St Germain looked nothing like the side that destroyed Barcelona in midweek as they missed out on the chance to move just a point behind Ligue 1 leaders Monaco when labouring to a goalless draw
Lionel Messi’s late penalty saw bedraggled Barcelona scrape a 2-1 victory over Leganes on Sunday at a divided Nou Camp as the La Liga champions looked as if they had still not recovered from th
Anthony Davis had an All-Star Game for the record books.  And on a night when Russell Westbrook and Kevin Durant provided a glimpse of the past, Giannis Antetokounmpo showed he's clearly part of t
Desperation met desperation, but the Kings met John Gibson again. With great urgency for points, the Ducks and Kings played a game decided by the slimmest of margins. Both sides hit the post or cr
On the first official day of Brian Anderson’s first major league spring training, he returned to the Marlins’ clubhouse after working out only to find he could barely reach his locker. He had been edg
The Miami Dolphins are working on a trade with Jacksonville that would swap left tackle Branden Albert for Jaguars tight end Julius Thomas, according to league sources. The trade may be contingent on
Three people were injured after a car flipped into a crowd at Volusia Speedway Sunday.   The incident happened during dirt car races at the World of Outlaws Craftsman Sprint Car Series about 9:30 p.m.
The Sacramento Kings have agreed to trade DeMarcus Cousins and Omri Casspi to the New Orleans Pelicans in exchange for Tyreke Evans, 2016 first-round draft pick Buddy Hield, Langston Galloway and firs
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