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Indian doctors to widen strike demanding improved safety after attack

14 Jun 2019

KOLKATA/NEW DELHI A leading Indian doctors' association called for a nationwide strike on Monday, stepping up protests by medical staff demanding better security at hospitals after an attack on doctors in Kolkata.

Thousands of doctors go on strike in India to demand safety after attack

14 Jun 2019

KOLKATA/NEW DELHI, June 14 Thousands of doctors across India went on strike on Friday to demand better security at hospitals days after junior doctors in the city of Kolkata were attacked, leaving services in many government-run health facilities paralysed.

Police fire tear gas to break up protest by BJP in Kolkata

12 Jun 2019

KOLKATA, India Indian police fired tear gas in Kolkata on Wednesday to disperse thousands of members of the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party protesting over rising political violence, party leaders and witnesses said.

Post-poll violence toll in India's West Bengal rises to 15

11 Jun 2019

KOLKATA/NEW DELHI A bomb killed two people in West Bengal on Monday, taking the death toll in post-election violence to 15, police said, as workers of India's ruling party clashed with a regional rival in the populous eastern state.

World's 15 hottest places are in India, Pakistan as pre-monsoon heat builds

03 Jun 2019

NEW DELHI India warned of severe heat in northern and central areas on Monday, following similar extreme weather on Sunday.

Flipkart reshuffle signals shift to margins over volume

12 Jan 2017

MUMBAI/BENGALURU Even before he was appointed to run India's biggest e-commerce company, Kalyan Krishnamurthy had signaled a change: as head of sales at Flipkart he focused on profitable "big ticket" items, a shift away from the industry's fixation on growth at all costs.

Maple Leaf Foods shares plunge after surprising loss

02 May 2013

Shares of Canadian food processor Maple Leaf Foods Inc dove 8 percent on Thursday after it reported a surprising quarterly loss on lower meat sales.

Imax plans to open more theatres in Brazil, India

22 Feb 2013

Imax Corp, a maker of movie cameras and projection equipment for giant screens, plans to open 10 to 15 theatres each in Brazil and India as it seeks growth in emerging markets, its chief executive told Reuters.

Imax plans to open more theaters in Brazil, India

21 Feb 2013

Imax Corp, a maker of movie cameras and projection equipment for giant screens, plans to open 10 to 15 theaters each in Brazil and India as it seeks growth in emerging markets, its chief executive told Reuters.

Imax plans to open more theaters in Brazil, India

21 Feb 2013

Imax Corp , a maker of movie cameras and projection equipment for giant screens, plans to open 10 to 15 theaters each in Brazil and India as it seeks growth in emerging markets, its chief executive told Reuters.

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