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Narendra Modi’s reform agenda now shifts to deregulating labour and land
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The proposal, discovered as part of the investigations into Volkswagen, provides a direct link to the genesis of the diesel deception.
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It initiates a new phase in the exploration of the universe and in our search for the physical laws that govern it
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This has been expressed by several stalwarts over many years, but unfortunately not much of change.
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I hope Amazons and Microsofts do not adventure into the traps like the Volkswagen dived into!
For decades, the automaker has imposed rigid goals and punished middle- and lower-level employees who are unable to keep up with the pace.
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This is bold and incredible.
Uber didn't start out with grand ambitions to cut congestion and pollution. But as the company took off, co-founder Travis Kalanick wondered if there was a way to get people using Uber along the same routes to share rides, reducing costs and carbon footprint along the way. The result: uberPOOL, the company's carpooling service, which in its first eight months took 7.9 million miles off the roads and 1,400 metric tons of carbon dioxide out of the ...
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Larry Page is not a typical chief executive, and in many of the most visible ways, he is not a CEO at all.
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Recent studies have shown that reading comprehension and retention are better with “old-style” printed books. So why are they preferred?
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On the fifth day, large swathes of Chennai went underwater for over 24 hrs, as Adyar river swelled, washing away homes of those living near its banks.
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  • Indian Institute of Science
    Metallurgy and Materials, 1996 - 2005
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