Monthly Archives: April 2013

Dhaka collapse: Primark to pay victims compensation

Protesters gathered outside Primark’s flagship store in central London on Saturday Primark says it will pay compensation and offer emergency food aid to victims of the Bangladesh factory collapse who worked for its supplier. The clothing store chain said its … Continue reading

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Herschel space telescope finishes mission

Herschel pictured the “cold cosmos” – places where gas and dust are coming together to form stars. Here, in the Rosette Nebula, in the constellation of Monoceros, a mass of new stars (bright spots) are just firing into life Europe’s … Continue reading

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JSW Steel puts Rs 35,000-cr West Bengal steel project on hold

JSW Steel has put on hold plans to set up a 10 million tonnes steel plant in West Bengal as it has not been able to secure long-term iron ore supplies for the Rs 35,000 crore project. “It is stalled … Continue reading

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Dutch Queen Beatrix to abdicate in favour of son

  Queen Beatrix of the Netherlands is to abdicate in favour of her son Prince Willem-Alexander – an event which is being celebrated across the nation. Queen Beatrix, 75, will sign the instrument of abdication in Amsterdam after 33 years … Continue reading

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Gold prices slip as ETF holdings hit lowest since September 2009

        SINGAPORE: Gold slipped back into negative territory on Tuesday after bargain hunting tapered off, while daily outflows fromexchange-traded funds highlighted investors’ lack of confidence in the precious metal.  Although gold’s appeal as a hedge againstinflation may be burnished … Continue reading

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What are the benefits of having an MBA?

successful candidate can truly gain several benefits in pursuing an MBA degree not only for his personal development but for his professional career as well. For one thing, he or she can acquire additional knowledge on business and a wide … Continue reading

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More reforms coming in 2-4 months: Chidambaram

We will continue to take small significant steps. We will also take forward some big ideas. India’s economy will continue to reform,” Chidambaram said at The Economist’s India Summit organised by the UK-based economic magazine. Chidambaram said the government will … Continue reading

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