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E-Sports's 2022 Asian Games Medal Status Put on Hold

Last year, IOC chiefs declared that e-sports could now be considered truly "a sport", but that violent or shooting games could never be considered for inclusion in any future Olympics.

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Rupee at all-time low: Most companies can withstand ongoing fall in Indian currency, says S&P report

Mumbai: Most domestic corporates, barring a few, can withstand the ongoing rupee plunge as the share of their dollar-linked earnings largely balance the share of their greenback-denominated debt, s...

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Highways to overseas oilfield acquisition: Vajpayee a bellwether policy reformer

Atal Bihar Vajpayee built India’s most famous highway project, started privatisation to cut government’s role in running businesses and made big-ticket overseas acquisitions to secure energy suppli...

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Oil India Q1 net profit up 56% to Rs 7.03 bn over better crude realisation

State-run Oil India Ltd (OIL) has posted a 56 per cent increase in net profit to Rs 7.03 billion for the first quarter of the financial year 2018-19, compared to Rs 4.5 billion during the same peri...

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Iran keen to invest Rs 300 bn in CPCL expansion: IOC Chairman Sanjiv Singh

Read more about Iran keen to invest Rs 300 bn in CPCL expansion: IOC Chairman Sanjiv Singh on Business Standard. National Iranian Oil Co (NIOC), which holds 15.4% stake in CPCL, is keen to particip...

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IOC plans to invest Rs 20,000 cr in city gas projects in next 5-8 years

Indian Oil Corp (IOC), the nation's largest oil company, plans to invest Rs 20,000 crore in city gas distribution projects in next 5-8 years as it bets big on gas business to complement its traditi...

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The International Olympic Committee (IOC) (French: Comité international olympique, CIO) is a Swiss non-profit, non-governmental organization based in Lausanne, Switzerland, created by Pierre, Baron de Coubertin, on 23 June 1894 with Greek Demetrios Vikelas as its first president.