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 2020-05-08 16:28 

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A hedge fund advised by Nassim Nicholas Taleb posted a 4,000% return. Here are 10 of his most thought-provoking quotes....

Source: The Black Swan: The Impact of the Highly Improbable...

 2020-05-08 16:10 

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UP corona count: 66 deaths, 3,214 positive cases till date; 4 dead, 155 infected today...

Lucknow, May 8 () Four more persons died of Covid-19 in Uttar Pradesh while 155 more tested positive for it, taking the total number of pandemic casualty in...

 2020-05-08 16:06 

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Pune city COVID-19 case doubling rate now 11 days: Civic chief...

Pune, May 8 () The time taken for COVID-19 cases todouble in Pune city in Maharashtra has now improved to 11 daysfrom seven days late last month, a senior...

 2020-05-08 16:04 

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COVID-19 opens up opportunities for chemicals sector; puts margin pressure on petrochemicals: Icra...

Mumbai, May 8 () The impact of the COVID-19 crisis on petrochemicals and chemicals sector will differ across value chains, with segments like packaging witnessing...

 2020-05-08 16:02 

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Lockdown:Com Min permits metallic scrap importers to submit scanned PSICfor customs clearance...

New Delhi, May 8 () The commerce ministry has permitted importers of metallic scrap and waste to submit scanned copy of pre-shipment inspection certificate...

 2020-05-08 15:59 

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Lockdown-hit industry demands suspension of labour laws for 2-3 yrs...

New Delhi, May 8 () Employers' associations on Friday demanded suspension of labour laws barring some key provisions across the country for next two-three...

 2020-05-08 15:58 

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K'taka permits bars, restaurants to clear liquor stock...

Bengaluru, May 8 (): The Karnataka government onFriday allowed clubs, bars and restaurants to sell liquor astakeaway at the maximum retail price till May 17...

 2020-05-08 15:58 

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Mumbai's COVID-19 cases climb to 11,967; death toll 462...

Mumbai, May 8 () With as many as 748 personstesting coronavirus positive in Mumbai on Friday, the numberof COVID-19 patients in the city jumped to 11,967,...

 2020-05-08 15:56 

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COVID-19: PM Modi speaks with his Italian counterpart...

New Delhi, May 8 () Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday conveyed condolences to his Italian counterpart Giuseppe Conte for the loss of lives in the European...

 2020-05-08 15:50 

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Shah expresses concern over rising COVID-19 cases in CAPFs, says wellbeing of troops govt's priority...

(Eds: Updating with details) New Delhi, May 8 () Union Home Minister Amit Shah on Friday expressed concern over increasing COVID-19 cases in Central Armed...

 2020-05-08 15:48 

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COVID-19: Meghalaya govt hikes liquor prices by 25 pc to reduce financial burden...

Shillong, May 8 () The Meghalaya government has approved a 25 per cent hike in liquor prices to generate additional excise revenue to meet the unexpected financial...

 2020-05-08 15:48 

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11 more test positive for coronavirus in Chandigarh, total 146 cases...

Chandigarh, May 8 () Eleven more people were infected with coronavirus on Friday in Chandigarh, taking the total cases to 146 in the Union territory. Among...

 2020-05-08 15:45 

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Novelis Q4 net income declines 39 pc to USD 63 mn...

New Delhi, May 8 () US-based Novelis, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Hindalco Industries, on Friday posted a 39 per cent decline in net income at USD 63 million...

 2020-05-08 15:44 

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Three men die of COVID-19, 1,500 plus infected people in TN linked to Koyambedu market...

(Eds: Adds details)Chennai, May 8 () Three men died of COVID-19 and asmany as 600 people tested positive for coronavirus on Fridaytaking the aggregate number...

 2020-05-08 15:44 

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COVID-19: 698 Indians stranded in Maldives sail back home under Operation Samudra Setu...

(Eds: Updating with more details) Male, May 8 () A total of 698 Indian nationals stranded in the Maldives due to the COVID-19 linked international travel restrictions...

 2020-05-08 15:44 

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Spread awareness about not to stigmatise COVID-19 patients, docs: Vardhan to Indian Red Cross...

New Delhi, May 8 () Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan on Friday urged the Indian Red Cross Society to come forward to spread awareness among people so that...

 2020-05-08 15:38 

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Trump 'not sure we even have a choice' on reopening states...

Washington, May 8 (AP) President Donald Trump was continuing his push to get states reopened as he praised another Republican governor for rolling back state...

 2020-05-08 15:34 

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COVID-19 cases in Ahmedabad jump to 5,260; death toll now 343...

Ahmedabad, May 8 () The number of COVID-19 patientsin Ahmedabad district of Gujarat surged to 5,260 on Fridaywith the detection of 269 cases in the last 24...

 2020-05-08 15:32 

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Punjab mulls changes in labour laws, excise policy...

Chandigarh, May 8 () The Punjab government on Friday said it is mulling changes in both the labour laws and excise policy to kick-start the economic activities...

 2020-05-08 15:32 

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Three more test positive in HP, COVID-19 tally touches 50...

(Eds: Updates with one more fresh case) Shimla, May 8 () Three persons, including a two-year-old girl, tested positive for novel coronavirus in Himachal Pradesh...

 2020-05-08 15:32 

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PTI tally of COVID-19 cases and deaths in India at 9pm...

(Eds: Updating with latest figures) New Delhi May 8 () Following is a state-wise tally of the number of COVID-19 cases and deaths in India at 9pm as per information...

 2020-05-08 15:22 

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87 more cases of coronavirus in Punjab, death toll climbs to 29...

Chandigarh, May 8 () A 74-year-old man died of COVID-19 in Punjab while 87 people contracted coronavirus on Friday, taking the total cases to 1,731 in the...

 2020-05-08 15:20 

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Hundreds more test positive for COVID-19; Health Ministry says 'learn to live with virus'...

(Eds: Combining related stories) New Delhi, May 8 () Amid a continuing rise in the number of people testing positive for COVID-19, the Union Health Ministry...

 2020-05-08 15:18 

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24 deaths, 390 new coronavirus cases in Gujarat...

Ahmedabad, May 8 () With 390 new patients foundsince previous night, the total number of coronavirus casesin Gujarat reached 7,403 on Friday, a health official...

 2020-05-08 15:16 

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Lone fresh positive case, only 16 under treatment; Kerala has...

flattened the curve, says CMThiruvananthapuram, May 8 ()Kerala has flattenedthe COVID-19 curve, Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan said asonly a lone case was...

 2020-05-08 15:12 

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More youth fearing income losses due to COVID-19: Survey...

Mumbai, May 8 () As the country enters the final week of the third phase of the COVID-19-induced lockdown, public sentiment is getting into negative territories...

 2020-05-08 15:09 

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NDDB holds webinar to address dairy farmers' problems amid COVID-19 crisis...

New Delhi, May 8 () The National Dairy Development Board (NDDB) on Friday launched an interactive webinar to create awareness about procedures to be followed...

 2020-05-08 15:08 

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Over 5,300 people arrested so far for defying lockdown in Noida: Police...

Noida (UP), May 8 () Thirty-three people were arrested across Noida and Greater Noida for allegedly defying the coronavirus-induced lockdown on Friday, taking...

 2020-05-08 15:06 

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COVID-19:SC rejects PIL opposing use of term 'social distancing, imposes Rs 10K fine...

New Delhi, May 8 () The Supreme Court on Friday dismissed a plea seeking a direction to the authorities not to use term...

 2020-05-08 15:06 

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9 more die of COVID-19 in West Bengal; toll rises to 88: State government...

Kolkata, May 8 () West Bengal registered nine more deaths due to COVID-19 in the last 24 hours, taking the toll to 88 in the state, a bulletin released by...

 2020-05-08 15:00 

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Defence Ministry signs contract with Tata Power SED for infra modernisation at 37 airfields...

New Delhi, May 8 () The Defence Ministry signed a contract with Tata Power SED on Friday for modernisation of infrastructure at 37 airfields of the Indian...

 2020-05-08 15:00 

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Lockdown: Gutkha, cigarettes worth Rs 50L seized in Mumbai...

Mumbai, May 8 () A team of Mumbai Crime Branch andMaharashtra FDA seized stocks of gutkha, cigarette and othertobacco items worth almost Rs 50 lakh in Govandi...

 2020-05-08 14:55 

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Dharavi's tally of COVID-19 patients rises to 808...

Mumbai, May 8 () The number of COVID-19 patients inDharavi, Mumbai's biggest slum sprawl, reached 808 on Fridayas 25 more persons tested positive for the infection,...

 2020-05-08 14:54 

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Shah expresses concern over rising coronavirus cases in Central Armed Police Forces...

New Delhi, May 8 () Union Home Minister Amit Shah on Friday expressed concern over increasing COVID-19 cases in Central Armed Police Forces like the BSF and...

 2020-05-08 14:54 

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2-year-old girl tests positive in HP, COVID-19 tally rises to 49...

(Eds: Updates number of cases) Shimla, May 8 () Two persons, including a two-year-old girl, tested positive for novel coronavirus in Himachal Pradesh's Chamba...

 2020-05-08 14:52 

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'Investments in construction projects may drop by 30 pc in FY20 if lockdown extends till June'...

Mumbai, May 8 () Investments in construction related projects may reduce by nearly 30 per cent in the fiscal if the coronavirus lockdown continues till June,...

 2020-05-08 14:49 

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COVID-19: Odisha extends mandatory quarantine period to 28 days...

Bhubaneswar, May 8 () The Odisha government on Friday extended the mandatory quarantine period for COVID-19 suspects to 28 days from the existing 14 days,...

 2020-05-08 14:48 

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Focus on more effective surveillance of COVID-19, contact tracing and early diagnosis: Centre to 3 southern states...

New Delhi, May 8 () Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan on Friday asked Tamil Nadu, Telangana and Karnataka to focus on more effective surveillance, contact...

 2020-05-08 14:46 

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SKorea to push back reopening of schools if coronavirus cases surge again...

Seoul, May 8 (AP) South Korea's top infectious disease expert says the country could possibly push back plans to reopen schools if coronavirus infections surge...

 2020-05-08 14:46 

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Coronavirus: Prayers resume in mosques of low risk Iranian cities...

Tehran, May 8 (AP) Iran's semi-official Tasnim news agency says Friday prayers are resuming in mosques in 146 cities with minimal risk conditions for spreading...

 2020-05-08 14:44 

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Coronavirus: Centre assures SC of appropriate steps to deal with harassment of NE people...

New Delhi, May 8 () The Centre on Friday assured the Supreme Court that appropriate measures will be taken by it to deal with incidents of harassment and racial...

 2020-05-08 14:32 

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Total COVID-19 cases in Assam rises to 56...

Guwahati, May 8 () The total number of coronavirus cases in Assam rose to 56 with three persons testing positive for the disease on Friday and the test report...

 2020-05-08 14:32 

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Disbursed Rs 19.8 cr to over 39k workers under COVID-19 relief package: AAP govt to HC...

New Delhi, May 8 () The AAP government told the Delhi High Court on Friday that till April 9 it had disbursed Rs 19.8 crore to 39,600 workers registered with...

 2020-05-08 14:30 

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Union Bank of India cuts MCLR by up to 15 bps across all tenors...

Mumbai, May 8 () State-owned Union Bank of India on Friday announced reduction in its marginal cost of funds-based lending rate (MCLR) by up to 15 basis points...

 2020-05-08 14:22 

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Lockdown: Bus transit for 583 migrant workers to UP from MP...

Indore, May 8 () A total of 583 migrant workersstranded in Madhya Pradesh due to the coronavirus-inducedlockdown left for Jhansi in their native Uttar Pradesh...

 2020-05-08 14:20 

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Two-month-old boy recovers from COVID-19 infection in Indore...

Indore, May 8 () A two-month-old boy, who hadtested COVID-19 positive, has returned home from a privatehospital here after recovery, a doctor said on Friday....

 2020-05-08 14:12 

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COVID-19 lockdown: Pending class 10, 12 CBSE exams to be held from July 1-15, says HRD minister...

(Eds: Updating with additional details ) New Delhi, May 8 () Pending Class 10 and 12 CBSE exams, which were postponed due to the COVID-19-induced lockdown,...

 2020-05-08 14:10 

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10 fresh COVID-19 cases in Telangana...

Hyderabad, May 8 () Ten fresh cases of COVID-19were reported in Telangana on Friday, taking the number ofpositive cases in the state to 1,132, state Health...

 2020-05-08 14:04 

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COVID-19 impact: Govt hikes market borrowing limit to Rs 12 lakh cr for FY21...

New Delhi, May 8 () The government on Friday increased its market borrowing estimate by staggering Rs 4.2 lakh crore to Rs 12 lakh crore for the current fiscal...

 2020-05-08 14:03 

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India can generate big volumes in rupee-dollar derivatives trading at GIFT-IFSC: FM...

New Delhi, May 8 () Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Friday expressed hope that trading of rupee-dollar derivatives contracts in India will generate...

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