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3 May, 2018 3:51 AM China’s Xiaomi files for mega Hong Kong IPO, lifts lid on financials

Smartphone and connected device maker Xiaomi filed for a Hong Kong initial public offering on Thursday, in what is expected to be the largest listing by a Chinese tech company in almost four years. The listing could value the company at up to $100 billion and would be the biggest Chinese tech IPO since Alibaba Group Holding Ltd. raised $21.8 billion 81

27 April, 2018 12:57 PM Buffalo meat exports up 2% at 1.35 mn ton in FY18

India's buffalo meat exports increased by nearly 2 percent to 13.48 lakh tonnes in 2017-18 but fell marginally in value terms to Rs 25,988 crore, official data showed. Vietnam, Malaysia and Egypt are the three major destinations for the country's buffalo meat shipments. According to agri-export promotion body APEDA, the country exported 13,48,225 tonnes 113

26 April, 2018 5:59 AM Food from the ISLAND NATION

Apart from dishes made with carrots, Sri Lankan food fest is teeming with other delicacies If you are an appam lover or a die-hard fan of carrots in any form, you must try the ongoing Sri Lankan food at the Marriott. Chef Sahan Prabodha is in the city to curate the food fest. Sri Lankan food has a stark similarity to South Indian food because of the widespread 62

20 April, 2018 12:04 PM 5 Side Effects Of Protein Powders You Must Know

Protein powders are dietary supplements that people take in order to gain more muscle mass. Protein powders are common among gym-goers, and so-called body builders who aspire to have a strong and muscular body. While protein powders are considered to be safe for everyone, they have certain side effects which make their consumption quite debatable. Whey protein 335

11 April, 2018 6:47 PM Decline in rice production this rabi in Telangana

Groundwater overexploited, say officials Paddy which is a major crop in ongoing harvest of rabi is likely to see a decline in production in Telangana this season due to irrigation problems caused by overuse of groundwater on account of 24-hour power supply and pest attack. Against 53.55 lakh tonnes of paddy, which when converted into rice came to 35.70 lakh tonnes 39

11 April, 2018 12:43 PM Bihu 2018: Date, Significance, History, Celebration And Feast!

The festival of Bohag Bihu marks the traditional Assamese New Year and is known to be one of the most important among all the three Bihus. It is celebrated on the first day of the Hindu solar calendar. It will observed on 15th April, 2018. Like any other harvest festivals in India, Bihu involves the farmer community thanking the almighty for the successful 106

24 March, 2018 6:45 PM ‘Modi govt. hands over people’s money to the rich’

Congress govt. in Karnataka, in contrast, is investing money on people’s welfare, says Rahul Accusing the BJP government at the Centre of snatching people’s money and handing it over to the rich, AICC president Rahul Gandhi on Saturday said the Congress government in Karnataka, in contrast, was investing money on the welfare of the people. At a party 115

22 March, 2018 11:19 AM The jackfruit’s journey to becoming Kerala’s official fruit

There are many reasons to celebrate the rise in status of the abundant and versatile jackfruit The name Jackfruit originates from the Malayalam name Chakka, which Garcia da Orta, a Portuguese scholar, wrote as ‘jaca’ in 1563. It later became jackfruit in English. Chakka in Malayalam originates from ‘Che-Kai’, meaning a group of green fruits (kai) joined 60

21 March, 2018 8:36 PM CM criticises BJP for claiming credit for Anna Bhagya

Chief Minister Siddaramaiah took serious exception to the BJP’s recent campaign to claim credit for Anna Bhagya scheme. “If it was the BJP’s programme, why it is not being implemented in BJP ruled states – Maharashtra, Uttar Pradesh, Gujarat,” he sought to know. Addressing the Janashirvada rally here on Wednesday, he said the Manmohan Singh-led government 60

15 March, 2018 7:14 PM An attempt to cook rice in broken pot: Stalin

Says Budget is devoid of constructive announcements Alleging that the AIADMK had pushed the State into a debt trap, Opposition leader and DMK working president M.K. Stalin on Thursday pointed out that 18% of the revenue was going towards interest payment against the 11% used for the purpose during the 2006-11 DMK regime. “The 157-minute speech of Finance 45