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New Delhi, March 6: Later in March, the Centre is likely to announce a rise of two to three per cent dearness allowance for 50 lakh government employees and 58 lakh pensioners. Dearness allowance and dearness relief are provided to employees and

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In his maiden visit to Bengaluru after becoming the Microsoft CEO, Satya Nadella announced his company's strategic partnership with Flipkart. The Indian-origin tech visionary said on Monday that Flipkart had chosen Microsoft Azure as their exclusive public cloud provider. The announcement

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RCom, Aircel announce merger; create fourth largest telco in India

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​Reliance Communications and Aircel will hold 50% stake each in the new combined entity, which will be listed later. Both companies will also transfer debt of Rs 14,000 crore each. As for the net worth of the new company, it’ll be around Rs 35,000 crore.​

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National Award winning actress Priyanka Chopra on Wednesday met President Pranab Mukherjee and his wife at the Rashtrapati Bhavan ahead of the release of her forthcoming film Mary Kom."Always incredible to be at the Rashtrapati Bhawan. A big thank you to

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Centre steps in after Delhi joins States in cancelling final-year exams.

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The online and blended learning models now being adopted by higher educational institutes are likely to endure even after the pandemic, feels Coursera’s Raghav Gupta

Indian dentists caught in UK red tape

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Several dentists from India and other non-EU countries have been caught in bureaucratic wrangles between professional governing bodies in Britain, a leading migrants campaign group said today.

Indians safe in Japan, some 30-40 Indians leave for India

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The Indians, who were safely brought to a hotel in Tokyo from various rehabilitation centres in Sendai, have left for India.

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