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Some steelmakers have raised their prices after a recent government measure to rein in cheap imports, but a surge in value is unlikely as India's production capacity is rising faster than its domesti
As gold trades near its highest in a year on a wave of safe-haven buying, traditionally active buyers of physical gold in the major Asian markets have shown little interest so far. Consumers in India
Hindustan Petroleum Corp Ltd is seeking diesel for import into the country for the first time in many years, at a time when demand for the fuel is rising in the domestic market, industry sources said
Gold prices zoomed by up to Rs 1,230, the biggest rise in a day this year, to multi-month high in major bullion markets of the country on continued buying by jewellers and retailers for ongoing weddi
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Shoot the Rapids may have made its final splash at Cedar Point.             
Before you see the sequel, here's a reminder of what went down 15 years ago.             
Kanye took to twitter to clear some things up. Or muddy them even more.             
Singer-songwriter suffered complications from emergency oral surgery Monday.             
We wouldn't hold your breath or blame Twitter, Pharma-Bro.             
Pregnant women who smoke e-cigarettes may be harming their unborn babies, research has revealed.
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The French legal system just handed Facebook a nude awakening.             
Chinese company receives offer to acquire             
Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) and frontotemporal dementia (FTD) are two devastating adult-onset neurodegenerative disorders. No cure exists for these diseases. Ten percent of ALS patients suffer
While causal relationship cannot be inferred, findings of a new study are “absolutely encouraging," says the lead author of a new report. The study shows for the first time that there is an associatio
One gene that was once thought only to be found in the brain is also expressed in breast cancer and helps promote the growth and spread of the disease, research shows. Additionally, the scientists sho
New research confirms there really was a giant, flightless bird with a head the size of a horse's wandering about in the winter twilight of the high Arctic some 53 million years ago.
Brooks HaysROCHESTER, N.Y., Feb. 12 (UPI) -- Researchers at the University of Rochester have invented at a polymer that changes shape when triggered by changes in body temperature.
Latest Health
In thousands of studies since the 1970s, mindfulness has been shown to ease stress and improve overall mental health. But for many, finding time to practice mindfulness can be challenging
More and more hospital guards across the country carry weapons, sparking a fierce debate over whether that improves safety or endangers patients.
A reader asked: What are the health benefits of pomegranates?
Large-scale clinical trials for a potential vaccine are not expected for at least 18 months, however, the World Health Organization said.
A reader asked: What are the health benefits of pomegranates?
Amy Revell, 17, from Stirling, developed the lump - 'like a purple ball' - under her tongue. She needed hospital treatment after the incident - but still wants her lip pierced.
Around 15 companies and organisations have begun work on a vaccine for the virus. Tests to confirm the link between the virus and two harmful health conditions will take just week.
Latest Finance
Says current system may have contributed to the NPA crisis
It's not only for the rich and famous. From living wills to a living trust, estate planners explain how to protect your assets.
If your income is high enough to lose out on the dependent exemption for a child attending college, your family may benefit from opting not to claim your college student as a dependent.
Last fall, the signs were clear that air was coming out of the current tech bubble. And things have gotten worse since then.
Bitcoin's developers have split into competing factions, but none can gain control without the support of another Bitcoin constituency -- miners, many of which are based in China.
ZURICH, Feb 12 (Reuters) - Switzerland's banking lobby on Friday criticised the country's proposed new "too big to fail" regulation, arguing it gives Swiss financial watchdog FINMA too much discretion
COPENHAGEN, Feb 12 (Reuters) - Novo A/S, the parent company behind the world's largest insulin maker Novo Nordisk said on Friday Chief Executive Eivind Kolding will step down at the end of the month.
Latest Sport
With Calvin Johnson seemingly on the verge of retirement, Chris Martin of the Big Ten Network and and Pete Fiutak of College Football News analyze the Lions' offseason priorities.     
If one NFL Mexico official had his way, a game would be played in the country every year. Just after finishing a deal for a Mexico game in 2016, NFL Mexico Director Arturo Olivé said he has already b
Former NBA star and current TV personality Charles Barkley has never been afraid to speak his mind. So even though Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry, the reigning MVP, has earned nearly unive
Live cricket score India vs Sri Lanka. Ind vs SL live score of 2nd T20 - India lock horns with Sri Lanka in must-win clash.
Sarita Devi served a one-year ban for her emotional outburst after a controversial semifinal loss in the 2014 Asian Games.
Ahead of the trip to relegation-threatened Villa, Juergen Klopp has four senior strikers available for the first time.
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