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12 June, 2015 1:13 PM Factory Output Data Augurs Well for Economy: Experts

Mumbai: India's consumer price inflation edged up to 5.01 per cent in May, while annual industrial output growth accelerated to a two-month high of 4.1 per cent in April, government data showed on Friday. "Both the IIP (industrial output) and CPI data augur well for the economy. "The higher-than-expected IIP data corroborates with the solid indirect 25

11 June, 2015 1:30 PM Sartaj regrets Indian politicians taking pride in ‘interference'

ISLAMABAD - Taking strong notice of the statements of Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi during his recently concluded visit to Bangladesh, the government in the Senate on Wednesday said that such statements only confirmed Pakistan's stance on India's activities to destabilize Pakistan. The government also urged the international community to take note of India's 179

10 June, 2015 1:02 PM China auto sales down in May for second consecutive month

China's automobile market, the largest in the world, contracted in May as sales declined for the second consecutive month by 4.55 percent to 1.9 million units, according to official data released on Wednesday. On a yearly basis, sales volume also edged down 0.4 percent , according to the China Association of Automobile Manufacturers which attributed 17

3 June, 2015 4:51 PM Wipro announces average salary hike of 7%

India’s third-largest software exporter Wipro announced an average wage hike of 7% for its employees in India. For its onsite employees (workforce abroad) the average salary hike is 2%. The hike is in line with its rivals Infosys and Tata Consultancy Services which already made the announcements this year. "In line with industry standards, Wipro Ltd has announced 25

29 May, 2015 6:42 PM New India Assurance launches new home insurance product

Country's largest non-life insurer, New India Assurance on Friday announced launch of its home insurance product called 'New India Griha Suvidha Policy'. Country’s largest non-life insurer, New India Assurance on Friday announced launch of its home insurance product called ‘New India Griha Suvidha Policy’. This is an insurance product for homes covering 27

26 May, 2015 6:45 PM Tech Mahindra profit dips 23% as currency headwinds, hikes bite

The country’s fifth-largest IT services exporter, Tech Mahindra, on Tuesday reported a 23% year-on-year (y-o-y) decline in net profit to Rs 472 crore for the March quarter, primarily due to cross-currency headwinds and wage hikes. The Pune-headquartered company, however, saw revenues grow 20.9% to Rs 6,116.79 crore from Rs 5,058.11 crore in the same quarter 14

26 May, 2015 9:44 AM Adequate Food Stocks to Help Contain Inflation: Arvind Subramanian

New Delhi: Adequate food stocks would help contain inflation, even if summer monsoon rains turn out to be weak, Chief Economic Adviser Arvind Subramanian said on Tuesday. The June-September monsoon season is vital for India as half its croplands lack irrigation, but a forecast of less rain than usual this summer due to the emergence of the El Nino has threatened 15

22 May, 2015 2:08 PM Lack of 'justice' fuelling extremism: Egypt president

Southern Shuneh: Egypt's President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi, who has led a massive crackdown on Islamists, says the fight against extremism in the region must go hand-in-hand with pursuing greater "freedom, equality and justice." El-Sissi spoke today at a regional World Economic Forum conference in Jordan. He says extremism increases because of "desperation 16

22 May, 2015 4:51 AM Personalised music helps keeping exercise on track

Syncing music to the prescribed pace of exercise can significantly help patients adhere to their workout schedule, says a new research. The use of personalised music playlists with tempo-pace synchronisation increases adherence to cardiac rehabilitation by almost 70 per cent, the findings showed. "Cardiac rehab has been proven to improve long-term survival 27

21 May, 2015 8:09 AM Personalised music during workout ups cardiac rehab

If you use personalised music playlist with temp-pace synchronization during work-out, then your adherence to cardiac rehab increases by 70 perecent, claims a new study. In a study conducted by University Health Network, each subject was given a personalised playlist, which was of the music genre they enjoyed with tempos that matched their pre-determined 18