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Trading in diamond futures kicks off

August 29, 2017 2:36 am

The diamond contract launched by ICEX initially is in size of 1 carat with compulsory delivery. “This will create an entirely new market for the diamond industry players where the sellers can deliver their certified quality diamonds to different set of buyers from across the country,” it said.

After airlines close ops, diamond traders plan to launch their own

June 05, 2014 5:10 am

Three diamond merchants and a builder plan to start Surat-Mumbai airline.

Professional tax: Diamond traders warn of strike

March 20, 2012 3:22 am

Upset over the recent decision of the Surat Municipal Corporations to levy professional tax on diamond polishers,diamond unit owners have threatened to shut shop on Thursday if the civic body does not agree to a rollback.

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DU Executive Council nod to four-year UG programme’s first sem syllabi

Updated: August 19, 2022 7:28:25 am

Registrar Vikas Gupta confirmed that the Executive Council passed the UGCF courses which had been approved by the Academic Council earlier this month.

Mumbai News Live Updates: Judge who convicted 11 in case says for court to see

August 19, 2022 7:25:21 am

Mumbai Live News Updates Today (August 19): The 11 convicts were freed from jail Monday after a Gujarat government panel approved their application for remission of sentence.

Woman wanted in over 25 cases of theft held by Ghaziabad police

August 19, 2022 7:22:39 am

According to Ghaziabad police, there are around 26 cases of theft registered against her in various states including Rajasthan, Haryana, Delhi and Ghaziabad with some registered as far back as 2011-2012.

Explained: It is good to lean right while you pop that pill, here’s why

Updated: August 19, 2022 7:20:26 am

Is there a right way to take your pills to ensure quick results? Here are findings of a new study by researchers from Johns Hopkins University.

Explained: What investors should look out for before putting money in an IPO

Updated: August 19, 2022 7:14:18 am

With foreign portfolio investors (FPIs) making a strong comeback — the benchmark Sensex has reclaimed the 60,000 mark — merchant bankers have lined up public issues to take advantage of bullish domestic retail and FPI investor sentiments.

Principals of 2 Delhi-govt funded DU colleges being harassed, varsity told

August 19, 2022 7:12:24 am

This is part of a long-standing tussle between the Delhi government and the 12 DU colleges fully funded by it over the release of funds, with the colleges repeatedly complaining of the delayed release of grants and the government accusing them of financial mismanagement.

Major projects stuck as tree felling nod awaited: L-G to Delhi CM

Updated: August 19, 2022 7:12:19 am

The SEIAA had sent the Central Public Works Department proposal for environment clearance back to the State Expert Appraisal Committee earlier this year, asking it to examine the implementation of the Tree Transplantation Policy since “substantial tree transplantation is involved”.

Maharashtra: Your job to recover what farmers owe us, discom tells sugar mills

Updated: August 19, 2022 7:07:39 am

Most sugar mills in the state produce their own electricity using bagasse, the fibrous material that is left after juice is extracted from the sugarcane. Much of this electricity is used for running the mill and the surplus is bought by the MSEDCL for distribution elsewhere.

Vanuatu’s president dissolves parliament to avoid bid to oust leader

August 19, 2022 7:07:37 am

A failed attempt by Bob Loughman to change the constitution to extend election cycles from four to five years, among other changes, had caused discontent in recent months.

Megalodon: A giant transoceanic predator that lived 23 million to 2.6 million years ago

Updated: August 19, 2022 7:06:23 am

According to the new study published in the journal Science Advances, the Megalodon could “completely ingest, and in as few as five bites,” a prey as big as the killer whale.