Canada now world’s largest legal marijuana marketplace

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Canada is now the largest country with a legal national marijuana marketplace as sales began early Wednesday in Newfoundland. And there was more good news for pot aficionados: Hours before a handful of retail outlets opened in the country’s easternmost province a federal official told The Associa...

Brexit talks at impasse over how to avoid a policed border with Ireland

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Prime Minister Theresa May heads into Brussels for a summit with fellow leaders with Brexit talks at an impasse over how to avoid a policed border with Ireland. With the U.K. scheduled to leave the European Union in March 2019, what’s become known as the “Irish backstop” has proven to be the bigg...

Cyclone Titli: Toll rises to 52, financial losses reach Rs 2,200 crore; Odisha govt says relief work underway

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95 percent of the roads damaged by Cyclone Titli in Odisha have been repaired. Almost all thoroughfares have been repaired and power and drinking water supply restored in the urban areas. In rural areas, work is still in progress.

Sensex rises 300 points to close above 35,000-mark on earnings optimism; Nifty up 72 points

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The BSE Sensex on Tuesday surged 297 points to went past the key 35,000-level, continuing its winning-run for the third straight day amid optimism ahead of quarterly earnings from heavyweights and recovery in the rupee.

UP chief minister Yogi Adityanath to rename Allahabad as 'Prayagraj', Opposition...

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Uttar Pradesh chief minister Yogi Adityanath’s announcement of changing the name of Allahabad to Prayagraj has drawn protests from the Congress and the Samajwadi Party while receiving mixed reaction from intellectuals, teachers, literary persons, lawyers and politicians in the Sangam city. While ...

Haryana: Mosque in Palwal built with Lashkar-e-Taiba funds, says NIA

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A mosque in Palwal district of Haryana has come under the scrutiny of security agencies after a National Investigation Agency (NIA) probe found that it was allegedly built with funds from the Hafiz Saeed-led Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) in Pakistan. The Khulafa-e-Rashideen masjid at Uttawar village in P...

JK Cement Q2 PAT may dip 45% YoY to Rs. 43.8 cr: ICICI Direct

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Net Sales are expected to increase by 32.1 percent Y-o-Y (down 0.9 percent Q-o-Q) to Rs. 8,752.2 crore, according to ICICI Direct.

Biocon Q2 PAT seen up 105.9% YoY to Rs. 141.6 cr: ICICI Direct

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Net Sales are expected to increase by 10.4 percent Y-o-Y (down 0.5 percent Q-o-Q) to Rs. 13,449.5 crore, according to Prabhudas Lilladher.

Ind Vs WI 2nd Test preview: Will West Indies make a comeback against India?

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India take on West Indies on Day 1 of the 2nd Test at the Rajiv Gandhi International Cricket Stadium, Hyderabad on Friday. #Skipper Jason Holder makes a comeback to the side as replacement for Keemo Paul while spinner Jomel Warrican makes an appearance in place of Sherman Lewis. Kemar Roach misse...