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India finished 3rd in the Commonwealth Games  2018 held at Glasgow by striking 26 gold medals. Australia stood at No.1 and England at No.2 showed their supremacy in the world of sports. India did climb the ladder by two steps, from the 5th position during the in the previous Commonwealth Games. Javelin throw to his best at 86.47 meters by Neeraj Chopra picked a gold, an exceptional one to India with an excellent performance.It did not stop there, Seema Punia and Navjeet Kaur Dhillion bagged silver and Bronze respectively in discuss throw for women.
- Walmart Inc may reach out to a deal to buy a majority stake in Indian e-commerce player Flipkart by June end. This could be the retail giant Walmart's biggest acquisition of an online business. It is east vs west clash between Walmart and Amazon on the Indian soil. The reason for the move to buy India's Flipkart is to take on with Amazon which is spreading its wings in India particular, all over the world in general.
Indian Space Research Organisation ISRO launched its navigation satellite IRNS-1l from Satish Dhawan Space Center, Sriharikota today at 4.04 am Indian standard time.The satellite was put into orbit 19 minutes 19 seconds after the lift-off, as the replacement satellite for IRNSS- 1A in the second attempt. The satellite IRNSS-1l has been placed geosynchronous orbit at a fixed location and will travel along the earth at a height of 36,000 kilometers.
Yesterday nifty opened on a positive note and showed a consolidated trade throughout the trading. In the opening hour, nifty showed a gap up open around 10400 zones and closed flat. The open interest over 10400 PE has been increased with an eventual increase in open interest over 10500 CE. This is an indication that the Nifty would be in a range of 100 points in the forthcoming days of trading. At the closing bell, the BSE Sensex stood higher by 92 points (up 0.3%) and the NSE Nifty closed up by 23 points (up 0.2%).
Trekking in Periyar Tiger Reserve resumes today after a brief stoppage due to a wildfire at Kurangini recently. God's own country - Kerala a tourist destination to every nature lover, every wildlife enthusiast, and everyone interested in trekking. Thekkady is surrounded by thick forests, wildlife around, lofty slopes and vast plains makes it an ideal destination for trekking passing through an altitude of 900 to 1300 meters.
Ken Dodd - comedian well known to Britishers, a star with a difference with a spiky hair, buck teeth, and a magic stick, he use to energize make everybody laugh till he chokes by a cough, unable to breathe, breathed his last at 90. Popular theater artist in 1950, Ken Dodd, a hat got him nickname "madcap" who lived up to, could generate humor off-the-cuff rejoinders, lead him to become one of the great comedians in the Television programme and Radio in Great Britain.
The United States of America, No 2 crude oil producer in the world after Saudi Arabi, producing 10.37 million barrels per day (bpd), Russia producing 11 million barrels per day is pumping more oil into the market, thereby forcing the oil prices to slide, even though the initial trend was showing upwards.The prices came down by 13 cents in the afternoon of Monday.
The Bombay High court dismisses RCom's writ challenging an arbitration tribunal's order restraining the sale or transfer of the telecom's assets.Reliance Communications-RCom has plans to sell their wireless assets to Reliance Jio Communications. However, Reliance communications which are defunct, are filing an application challenging the Bombay High court's order. Arbitration Tribunal gave its ruling favoring the complainant Ericsson company, a manufacturer of mobile sets in Sweden against Reliance Communications for recovery of dues Rs.1012 crore.  


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