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They’re trying to stop me, says unhappy Lewis Hamilton

By: Reuters | September 28, 2020 12:24:37 pm Lewis Hamilton on the podium after the race. (Source: Reuters) Formula One leader Lewis Hamilton accused stewards of trying to stop him winning by imposing time penalties in Sunday’s Russian Grand Prix and said he would have to stay ‘squeaky clean’ to avoid a race ban. The […]

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Gold holds steady as dollar rally halts; eyes on Trump-Biden debate

Gold steadied on Monday as the dollar rally took a pause, while traders were on sidelines as political uncertainty built ahead of the first presidential election debate between U.S. President Donald Trump and his Democratic rival Joe Biden this week. FUNDAMENTALS Spot gold was little changed at $1,860.19 per ounce by 0107 GMT. U.S. gold […]

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Voters believe winner of election should fill Court vacancy, poll shows

By Jonathan Martin and Alexander Burns WASHINGTON: A clear majority of voters believe the winner of the presidential election should fill the Supreme Court seat left open by the death of Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, according to a national poll conducted by The New York Times and Siena College, a sign of the political peril […]

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Samsung may log $54.5bn in sales, to sell 80mn Galaxy phones in Q3

SEOUL: Samsung is expected to report strong third-quarter earnings, analysts said on Monday, as its mainstay semiconductor business remained solid despite a decline in memory prices, while its mobile and home appliance sales soared on pent-up demand amid the pandemic. Samsung was projected to log $54.5 billion in sales in the July-September period, up 3.1 […]

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French Open: Wawrinka thrashes Murray as big match falls flat

By: Reuters | September 28, 2020 10:38:15 am Switzerland’s Stan Wawrinka celebrates winning his first round match against Britain’s Andy Murray (Source: Reuters) What was billed as an opening-day classic between two old warriors turned into a damp squib as Stan Wawrinka crushed Andy Murray 6-1 6-3 6-2 at the French Open on Sunday. The […]

Budget 2020

Sensex rallies over 300 pts in early trade; Reliance Ind up 2%

Reliance Industries was the top gainer in the Sensex pack. Equity benchmark Sensex surged over 300 points in early trade on Wednesday, tracking gains in index-heavyweights Reliance Industries, Infosys and HDFC twins amid positive domestic and global cues. The 30-share index was trading 324.27 points or 0.86% higher at 38,058.35, and the NSE Nifty rose […]

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Delhi: Green light to smart traffic signals that can auto correct, withstand rain & heat

(This story originally appeared in on Sep 28, 2020) NEW DELHI: The archaic traffic signals may soon be a thing of the past as Delhi Police is all set to replace them with hi-tech LED automated ones. The ambitious project, which has been given the go-ahead by police commissioner SN Shrivastava, would be completed in […]

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Government will review all vaccines before inking purchase pacts: Official

Mumbai | New Delhi: The Indian government will review efficacy data from all companies working on vaccines before offering a purchase contract, said an official aware of vaccine distribution discussions. The government will purchase vaccines at least for essential workers, the official said. This comes after chief executive of Serum Institute of India (SII) Adar […]