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80 migrant workers among 86 new cases in Odisha

Eighty-six new COVID-19 cases were reported in Odisha on Friday, taking the total to 1,189. Eighty of these were migrant workers who recently returned from other States. While 46 cases were detected in Jajpur district, 11 were reported in Cuttack, six in Nayagarh, five each in Balasore and Ganjam, three each in Khordha, Puri, Bhadrak […]

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80,000 Indians to head for World Cup

The demand is the highest for the India-Pakistan match at Old Trafford in Manchester on June 16 and also for the final at Lords on July 14.Aneesh Phadnis reports. When India take on South Africa in its first World Cup fixture at Southampton on June 5, there will be a sea of people dressed in […]

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Jodie Foster plans to act at ‘70 and 80’

Jodie Foster already has more than 90 combined acting and directing credits to her name, and she’s not slowing down anytime soon. At Tuesday’s premiere of the upcoming documentary, “Be Natural: The Untold Story of Alice Guy-Blache,” Foster, 56, discussed her current ambitions as a budding director, as well as her long term goals to […]

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80% Indian engineers unfit for any job: Study

‘Sixty percent of faculty do not discuss how engineering concepts apply to industry.’‘Only 40 per cent of engineering students in India perform internships and only 36 per cent undertake projects outside their assigned coursework.’ The 2019 employability survey talks about the skill gap engineering students face and offers solutions. Photograph: Brian Synder/Reuters It’s been nearly a […]

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Welspun Enterprises Q2 net up 80% to Rs 31 cr

Welspun Enterprises Q2 net rises 80% to Rs. 31 cr. Welspun Enterprises posted a 80% rise in consolidated net profit at Rs. 30.97 crore for the second quarter of 2018-19 on the back of higher income. The firm had posted a net profit of Rs. 17.20 crore in the year-ago period, the textile company said […]