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Shanthi Gears back in black, nets ₹8.58 cr.

Shanthi Gears Ltd. (SGL), a Murugappa group firm, has returned to the black with a standalone net profit of ₹8.58 crore for the first quarter, compared with a loss of ₹3.58 crore. Revenue from operations more than doubled to ₹67 crore, despite disruptions in operations due to the second wave of the pandemic. SGL booked […]

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Back in Phoenix, back to even: Suns, Bucks ready for Game 5

Now an NBA Finals that seemed very much in the Suns' control when they left Phoenix a week ago returns to Arizona as a tossup. The Phoenix Suns had designs on coming home with a chance to win their first championship. Khris Middleton’s shots and Giannis Antetokounmpo’s swat ended those thoughts. Now an NBA Finals […]

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Brazil edges Colombia amidst controversy

Peru rescues a draw against Ecuador, leaving both with a chance to progress Brazil trailed for the first time in eight games on Wednesday but responded with a controversial equaliser before netting a dramatic winner deep into stoppage time for a 2-1 victory over Colombia in the Copa America. Brazil went behind in the 10th […]

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Rahul, Athiya: What’s up guys?

Last week Athiya Shetty and her rumoured boyfriend K L Rahul created a stir with fans wondering if the actress was in England with the cricketer. The star couple once again shared similar posts on their respective SM accounts. Athiya announced that Rahul and she were teaming up for a brand endorsement. ‘The #NewMe is […]

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These volunteers ensure that nobody goes hungry

The needy can pick food packets and water bottles Those who pass by Vasantha Nagar here can notice a small table with a few food packets and water bottles. On top of it is a banner which reads ‘Pasikkiradha? Eduthu Kollungal’ (Hungry? Take it). Padikkatuggal, a non-governmental organisation comprising students and staff of various colleges, […]

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LIC relaxes claim settlement norms

Insurance major Life Insurance Corporation of India (LIC) on Friday said it is relaxing certain claim settlement requirements to make the process easier and hassle free. Stating that the relaxations are being introduced to ensure safety of customers in the current pandemic situation, a release said to facilitate speedy settlement of death claims, it is […]