27 Articles Related to "empire"

From working as a peon to building $1.36B empire, the story of India's Fevicol Man

This is the story of Balvant Parekh, one of the first-generation entrepreneurs of post-independence India. Known widely as the Fevicol Man, Balvant launched Pidil...

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Facebook Investors Want Mark Zuckerberg Out, Share Structure Redone: The Full Story

As long as Facebook’s dual-layer share structure prevails, control-freak CEO Mark Zuckerberg is highly unlikely to give up his iron grip on the empire that ...

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Man Who Lost $35 Billion In One Year Has Some Advice For Elon Musk

Eike Batista owned a commodities empire that once made him the world's eighth-richest person, and a household name in Brazil.  

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5 unbelievable success stories of big companies that were once a startup

Some of these companies were a product of well-thought-out and implemented ideas while others formed as an accident. You'll be surprised to know how these peo...

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Brands that made India even before she got her independence

It is 69 years since the stroke of midnight when India became free. It’s been over six decades since the sun set for the British Empire. Though broken by th...

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The Incredible Story Of Chanakya’s Revenge Which Brought Down An Entire empire

He was a pioneer of political science and economics. A man who won battles using his brain. He helped establish the Mauryan Empire. But before he helped Chandragupt...

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Chanakya's end: The bizzare death

According to a legend which is a later jaina invention, while Chanakya served as the Prime Minister of Chandragupta Maurya, he started adding small amounts of poi...

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The battle of Saragarhi: when 21 Sikh soldiers stood against 10,000 men

In the late 19th century, tensions were heightened between Britain and Russia as the nations battled over territories in central Asia. British forces held vulnerabl...

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When a handful of salt shook an empire!

Today, 89 years ago, Bapu embarked on the iconic Dandi March. Though aimed at protesting unfair Salt Laws, Dandi March shook the foundations of colonial rule and be...

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From sixth richest in the world to possible arrest: The fall of Anil Ambani

The court's decision comes after a tough year for Ambani, as parts of his empire saw losses and competition in India's telecommunications market became incr...

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Who Is to Blame for Partition? Above All, Imperial Britain

LONDON — Seventy years ago this week, India and Pakistan became independent from the British Empire. The celebrations were cut short as the...

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The Status of Women in India

If looked at, closely, the 18th century was an inglorious period in the history of India. Gradual disintegration and collapse of the Mughal Empire and debased cha...

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Singhania vs Singhania: Father and son battle for billion-dollar empire

HIGHLIGHTS   *Vijaypat Singhania's troubles started after he handed over his 37-per cent ...

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Name Change Fever Grips The Nation, Now Maratha Group Wants Pune To Be Renamed 'Jijapur'

Joining the bandwagon of unusual names that are replacing iconic cities of India, Pune which was the base of Maratha Empire might soon be known as ‘Jijapur&...

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Little known history of Goa and the Portuguese Inquisition

Not many people know the real story behind the Goa Inquisition act with the Portuguese empire. The Goa inquisition act was done with the Indian state of Goa and t...

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‘Pan number misused by bogus firms’: 27-year-old learns he is ‘director’ of 13 firms

Srivastav said he came to know about his "business empire" for the first time from a notice issued by the Income Tax department in January.

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Amazon’s real rival in India isn’t Walmart, it’s Reliance

If India’s draft e-commerce policy becomes a law, Mukesh Ambani’s Reliance Jio and Reliance Retail will emerge as the most formidable challenger to Je...

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How India Became Poor

Global market forces, colonization, and the decline of India’s empires led to the world’s mightiest economy becoming one of its poorest ...

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Why the Cholas Were Rich

The socio-economic processes that culminated in a South Indian Golden Age   In the 11th century CE, Rajendra I (“Lord of ...

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Nasa can't stop doomsday asteroid that could end life on Earth in 2135, says study

Researchers say it might be impossible to stop the space rock, the size of the Empire State building, from crashing into Earth in 2135.

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How NASA Is Trying To Get Chandrayaan Lander To "Communicate With Home...

The ISRO is trying to establish the link with Vikram with its Indian Deep Space Network (IDSN) at Byalalu near Bengaluru.

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Odd-Even Car Scheme In Delhi From November 4 To 15: Arvind Kejriwal

HIGHLIGHTS -- 'Odd-Even' part of Arvind Kejriwal's 7-point plan to tackle pollution -- Odd-Even: Vehicl...

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Sadhguru Blogs On His Mission To Save India's Rivers

Rally for Rivers was purely an awareness campaign to get people's support to change the policy of how we treat our rivers. I personally drove 9,300 kilometers i...

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11 Most Profitable Businesses in India with low Investment
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Top 5 Best Garment Steamers in India
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Frenchman Dies While Having Sex On Office Trip, Court Says "Workplace ...

The man, identified as M Xavier, was travelling for his employer when he suffered a heart attack while having sex with a "complete stranger" and died....

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Centre Removes 312 Sikh Foreign Nationals From Blacklist, Only 2 Remai...

These Sikh foreign nationals are now eligible to avail visa services to visit their families in India and reconnect with their roots, the government said.

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Imran Khan admits Pakistan trained terrorists using US funds

Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan Friday admitted that the country trained terrorists with funds from the United States' Central Intelligence Agency (CIA).&nbs...

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SIM Hacking Tool in Use Widely to Spy, Steal Data from Android, iOS De...

The SimJacker vulnerability, uncovered by AdaptiveMobile Security, exploits a common SIM card flaw, which even affects eSIM and IoT devices.

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7 Proven Ancient Methods To Remove ALL Negative Energy From Your Home

We all can appreciate the beautiful healing energy of spending time in nature, away from civilization. But eventually we have to come home. When we compare the se...

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THIS Vegetable Will Fix Everything Wrong In Your Body!

Beets are extremely healthy as they have potent medicinal properties and offer relief in the case of various ailments and diseases.

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The Meaning Of Power Of Mantra Om

Om, sometimes spelt Aum, is a vocal mantra that symbolises the underlying vibration of the universe.We use it to empower ourselves in our spiritual practice as it b...

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The Lemon Message

  Have any of you realised how beneficial and helpful the lemon is when kept in a transparent glass of water, what it does? Here is the lemon ...

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Cryodrakon boreas, the largest flying animal was a plane-sized reptile...

Scientists on Tuesday unveiled a new species of pterosaur, the plane-sized reptiles that lorded over primeval skies above T-rex, Triceratops and other dinosaurs of ...

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Goldman Sachs’ ‘poker addict’ V-P was deep in debt, desperate: Police

BENGALURU: Ashwani Jhunjhunwala had lost Rs 47 lakh in online poker and was down another Rs 45 lakh in debt. He was under the gun, and he knew it.

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Railways to help recharge phones of passengers using plastic bottle cr...

The railways will install 400 bottle-crushing machines at stations, in which a passenger wanting to use them will have to key in his phone number into the machine...

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क्षीरसागर में भगवान विष्णु शेष शैया पर विश्राम कर रहे हैं और लक्ष्मी जी उनके पैर दबा रही हैं। विष्णु जी के एक पैर का अंगूठा शैया के बाहर आ गया और लहरें उससे खिलवाड़...

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difference between contact and connection

A Monk of the Ramakrishna Mission was being interviewed by a journalist from NY. The journalist started  interviewing the Monk as planned earl...

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15 Health Benefits of Coffee to Never Ignore

There’s a reason why coffee lovers are so devoted to their daily cup of joe. In addition to it being a great way to start the day, there are many benefits t...

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Talking On Phone, Woman Sits On Snakes, Gets Bitten And Dies

Gita walked into the room while talking on phone and without seeing the snakes, she sat down on the bed. The snakes bit her and within minutes, she fell unconscious...

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Does Travelling in Ola, Uber Really Make Sense Over Buying a Car - Com...

We do a comparative analysis of Ride-hailing services vs owning a personal car to find out if Millennials really prefer Ola, Uber over buying a car. ...

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