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Hero MotoCorp clocks highest monthly sales

New Delhi: Two-wheeler manufacturer Hero MotoCorp on Monday reported that in September it clocked its highest monthly sales so far. The company sold 674,961 units in September- its highest monthly sales so far. Hero’s previous highest in monthly sales was recorded in October 2015, when the company sold 639,802 units. For last month, the company

Unemployment paints grim picture, highest in 5 yrs in 2015-16

New Delhi: Unemployment rate in India has shot up to a five-year high of 5 per cent in 2015-16, with the figure significantly higher at 8.7 per cent for women as compared to 4.3 per cent for men, says a report by Labour Bureau. The figures could be an alarm bell for BJP-ruled government at

Highest revenue generator city railway station lacks adequate facilities for passengers

Ludhiana: City’s railway station is one of the biggest junctions in the Northern Railways, as it brings maximum revenue in the region, but has meager facilities as compared to other railway stations of region. Around one lakh passengers including migrants commute from Ludhiana railway station to the various destinations of the country. As a result, the

Deepika on Forbes’ list of world’s highest paid actresses

New York: Leading Indian actress Deepika Padukone has made her debut among the world’s top 10 highest paid actresses with earnings of USD 10 million dollars in a list alongside Hollywood heavyweights Oscar-winner Jennifer Lawrence, Julia Roberts and “Friends” star Jennifer Anniston. Padukone, 30, is the only Indian actress and the sole newcomer in Forbes’

World’s longest, highest glass bridge to open in China

Beijing: The world’s longest and highest glass bridge will open to visitors on Saturday in Hunan province of China, the management committee said. The 430-metre long, six metre wide bridge, paved with 99 panes of three-layer transparent glasses, hangs between two steep cliffs 300 metres above the ground, Xinhua news agency reported. The bridge has

Indians log highest growth among visitors to Vienna

Vienna: Not only did 32 per cent more Indians visit this picturesque Austrian capital during the first six months of this year, but their growth was also the highest among any nationality, followed by Britain, as per latest official data. As many as 25,181 Indian travellers visited Vienna in the six-month period that ended on

DU releases first cut-off; LSR highest with 98.5%

New Delhi: University of Delhi (DU) on Wednesday released its first cut-off for the academic session 2016-17 with Lady Sri Ram College (LSR) keeping the highest cut-off for Psychology Honours at 98.5 per cent, an increase of 0.5 percentage point. The LSR set the cut-off for English Honours and B.Com (Honours) at 98.25 per cent