Budget 2020

Granules India gets USFDA nod for sleep aid drug

New Delhi: Drug firm Granules India on Friday said it has received the US health regulator’s approval for Naproxen Sodium and Diphenhydramine Hydrochloride tablets, used for relief in occasional sleeplessness associated with minor aches and pains. The approved product is the generic equivalent of Aleve PM tablets of Bayer HealthCare LLC. The US Food and […]

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Those opposing agri-related Bills anti-farmer: Uttar Pradesh CM Yogi Adityanath

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Saturday said those opposing the Centre’s agriculture-related Bills are “anti-farmer”. Prime Minister Narendra Modi had promised to double the income of farmers and the Bills have been passed with this aim in mind, he said addressing BJP workers at a school auditorium here. The CM said the legislations […]

Budget 2020

Rupee skids 20 paise to 73.58 against U.S. dollar

Meanwhile, the dollar index, which gauges the greenback’s strength against a basket of six currencies, fell 0.04% to 93.61. The rupee depreciated 20 paise and settled at 73.58 (provisional) against the U.S. dollar on Tuesday tracking negative domestic equities. At the interbank forex market, the rupee opened on a weak note at 73.50, then fell […]

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Michael Schumacher’s son, Mick, sets reclaiming F1 win record as new target

By: Reuters | Updated: September 26, 2020 5:31:33 pm Mick Schumacher is the Formula Two championship leader. (Source: Reuters) Michael Schumacher’s son Mick says the prospect of Lewis Hamilton equalling the Ferrari great’s all-time record of 91 wins has given him something to aim for when he gets to Formula One. Hamilton, who replaced Schumacher […]

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Tejashwi, Tej Pratap, Pappu Yadav booked for violating COVID- 19 protocol during protest against farm bills

PATNA: RJD leader Tejashwi Prasad Yadav, his elder brother Tej Pratap Yadav, Jan Adhikar Party (JAP) leader Rajesh Ranjan alias Pappu Yadav have been booked in poll-bound Bihar for taking out rallies here to protest against the contentious farm bills without permission and violating the COVID-19 protocol. The three were booked on Friday along with […]

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Rafael Nadal unhappy with French Open’s new ‘super heavy’ ball choice

By: Reuters | September 26, 2020 4:19:26 pm Rafael Nadal feels the prevailing conditions have an even bigger impact. (Source: File) French Open organisers have had enough problems dealing with the COVID-19 pandemic, the dwindling number of fans on site and inclement weather but they faced another controversy on Friday — criticism of the choice […]

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Ex-DGP of Bihar Gupteshwar Pandey meets Nitish Kumar; speculations of joining politics intensify

PATNA: Former Bihar DGP Gupteshwar Pandey met Chief Minister Nitish Kumar here on Saturday, lending credence to speculations that the IPS officers sudden move of taking VRS was propelled by the intention to join politics. Pandey, who stepped down as the state police chief less than a week ago, however, insisted that he had walked […]

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Perfect prep: Simona Halep takes 14-match win streak to French Open

By: AP | Updated: September 26, 2020 3:17:33 pm Separated from her Australian coach Darren Cahill for seven months during the pandemic, Halep spent the extended break from competition with her Romanian coach, Artemon Apostu-Efremov. (File Photo) Two months of physical training. Then three months of practice on clay courts. Followed by two straight titles […]