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    Top 18 finance news of the day, August 6, 2020

    While keeping the repo rate unchanged, here are the main points RBI Governor Shaktikanta Das covered in his speech. A parliamentary Standing Committee has recommended that the existing regulation of the five-year period of continuous service for gratuity payment, should be reduced to one year. The Reserve Bank of India in its MPC policy decision has today allowed one-time restructuring of corporate loans without putting them under the NPA or non-performing assets category.

  • Yahoo News

    Heavy rains bring Mumbai to its knees yet again

    Netizens did not miss a beat to slam Mumbai's infrastructure with many saying the situation simply repeats itself, monsoon after monsoon.

  • Yahoo News

    August 6, 2020: Top 10 Headlines of the Day

    The curious case of a deleted MoD document, heavy rains in Mumbai, BCCI and Vivo go separate ways and more in today’s news wrap.

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    This day, that year: August 06 in cricket history

    A 3-0 series sweep in Guyana, Jayasuriya and Mahanama pile highest Test total and more.

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    I-Day 2020 special: 10 oldest Indian companies that trace their roots to pre-independent India

    Long before India became one of the largest startup hubs in the word, businesses and enterprises were set up and flourished through decades of strife and resistance from the British raj, the license raj of the early independent India, the liberalisation of the economy and the ups and downs of today’s India.These companies have stood the test of time, some have been nationalised, diversified, acquired, and grown to reach the positions they are in today.This independence day issue, we take a look at 10 of the oldest companies in India:

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    TechCrunch Disrupt 2020 is going virtual; Get early-bird discounts

    TechCrunch Disrupt 2020 is going virtual, and early-bird savings will end soon. TechCrunch Disrupt, one of the greatest tech and startup event in the world, is going virtual. TechCrunch Disrupt is five days of non-stop online programming with two big focuses: founders and investors shaping the future of disruptive technology and ideas and startup experts providing insights to entrepreneurs.

  • Yahoo Lifestyle

    Online or offline: Sexual abuse and rape threats should not be dismissed

    * Growing incidence of online abuse and threat bring to the fore how abuse and rape threats are increasingly going online. * Threats are being used as a tool to silence women, and even men, who speak out against issues or are perceived to be anti-national.

  • Yahoo News

    COVID-19: 8 world politicians who came up with bizarre solutions and statements

    In the midst of those fighting a tireless battle against the virus are some leaders who have been making rather strange comments about it. From questioning the seriousness of the pandemic to coming up with absurd solutions to tackle it, their statements have bordered the absurd. We take a look at some of the most bizarre statements made by world leaders:

  • Yahoo News

    Fire at COVID hospital, Mumbai rains and more: A round-up of the top stories on August 06, 2020

    A brief look at all the news you need to start the day with during the time of social distancing. China, Pakistan's 'all-weather ally', called for a discussion on the issue of Jammu and Kashmir in the Security Council under 'Any Other Business' on Wednesday, when India marked the first anniversary of ending special status to Jammu and Kashmir and its bifurcation into two union territories - Jammu and Kashmir and Ladakh.

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    Top 18 finance news of the day, Aug 5, 2020

    On August 5, 2020, Prime Minister Narendra Modi performed the bhoomi pujan for the Ram Mandir in Ayodhya, laying a silver brick to start the construction of the temple. This historic event also marks a new era in development of the ancient temple town which in turn will also help in the economic revival of eastern Uttar Pradesh.