Daily Archives: October 16, 2018

Sensex back above 35000 mark


he benchmark BSE Sensex gained almost 219 points to reclaim the 35,000-mark in early trade Tuesday as investors widened their positions ahead of quarterly earnings from some bluechip companies amid positive Asian cues. Moreover, continuous buying by domestic financial institutions also supported the trading sentiment. Rising for the third straight session, the 30-share index gathered 218.81 points, or 0.63 per ...

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Yogi govt renames Allahabad to Prayagraj


Allahabad’s name has been re-named after 444 years. UP cabinet today (Tuesday) stamped the verdict. Earlier, Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath had announced this on Saturday. In fact, the city was named Prayagraj only in the Puranas. It was made in Allahabad during Akbar’s reign. Given the mythological and religious significance, there was a demand for Allahabad to be renamed Prayagraj ...

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Portals of Kedarnath to close on Nov 9


World’s famous Kedarnath temple will be closed for the winter on 9th November at 8:30AM on the occasion of Bhaiyadooj festival. However, the date of closure of Second Kedar Madhyameshwar and third Kedar Tungnath Dham will be fixed on October 19 at the Vijayshashtami festival. With this, Shri Badri-Kedar Temple Committee has started preparations in Omkareshwar Dham located at Ukhimath. ...

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