UK cops intercept drones ferrying drugs, phones into prison

British police have intercepted two drones carrying drugs and mobile phones into a prison in north London, a Metropolitan Police statement said on Monday. Police said they were appealing for…

British police have intercepted two drones carrying drugs and mobile phones into a prison in north London, a Metropolitan Police statement said on Monday. Police said they were appealing for…

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Airship technology comes back to fore courtesy Airlander 10

At 92 metres long and 43.5 metres wide, this is the world?s largest aircraft, dwarfing heavyweights such as the Airbus A380 ?superjumbo?, but farcheaper cheaper, ]with a catalogue price of ?25 million…

At 92 metres long and 43.5 metres wide, this is the world?s largest aircraft, dwarfing heavyweights such as the Airbus A380 ?superjumbo?, but farcheaper cheaper, ]with a catalogue price of ?25 million…

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AirAsia CEO Fernandes looking at China joint venture: CNBC

Tony Fernandes, chief executive officer of no-frills airline AirAsia Group, said his airline is now looking to set up a joint venture in China to tap into the booming travel industry in the world’s…

Tony Fernandes, chief executive officer of no-frills airline AirAsia Group, said his airline is now looking to set up a joint venture in China to tap into the booming travel industry in the world’s…

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Cintas to buy smaller rival G&K Services for $2.2 bn

Cintas Corp, a provider of uniforms and related services to a variety of industries, yesterday struck a deal to buy its smaller rival G&K Services Inc, for about $2.2 billion, including debt.

Cintas Corp, a provider of uniforms and related services to a variety of industries, yesterday struck a deal to buy its smaller rival G&K Services Inc, for about $2.2 billion, including debt.

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Air India, SpiceJet, IndiGo offer cheap fares starting Rs809

National flag carrier Air India has joined some of the private sector carriers such as SpiceJet and IndiGo to offer cheap flights to starting at Rs809 to attract flyers during the lean Monsoon seas…

National flag carrier Air India has joined some of the private sector carriers such as SpiceJet and IndiGo to offer cheap flights to starting at Rs809 to attract flyers during the lean Monsoon seas…

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S African retailer Steinhoff to buy US-based Mattress Firm for $3.8 bn

South African retailer Steinhoff International Holdings NV yesterday struck a deal to buy US-based Mattress Firm Holding Corp, for $3.8 billion including debt. Steinhoff will pay shareholder…

South African retailer Steinhoff International Holdings NV yesterday struck a deal to buy US-based Mattress Firm Holding Corp, for $3.8 billion including debt. Steinhoff will pay shareholder…

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Chinese investors to buy A.C. Milan in a deal valued at $825.8 mn

A group of Chinese investors yesterday struck a deal to buy A.C. Milan from owner and chairman Silvio Berlusconi in a deal that values the Italian premier football club at ?740 million ($825.8 mill…

A group of Chinese investors yesterday struck a deal to buy A.C. Milan from owner and chairman Silvio Berlusconi in a deal that values the Italian premier football club at ?740 million ($825.8 mill…

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Wipro Infra Engg to buy Israeli aero components manufacturer H R Givon

The acquisition of Givon, Israel’s largest manufacturer of metallic aero structure parts, will enable Wipro to broaden its product portfolio and expand its global reach

The acquisition of Givon, Israel’s largest manufacturer of metallic aero structure parts, will enable Wipro to broaden its product portfolio and expand its global reach

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Uber to sell China subsidiary to rival Didi in $35 bn deal

Under the terms of the deal, Didi will invest $1 billion in Uber and receive Uber?s brand, business and data in China, while its China’s investors will get a 20-per cent stake in the merged company

Under the terms of the deal, Didi will invest $1 billion in Uber and receive Uber?s brand, business and data in China, while its China’s investors will get a 20-per cent stake in the merged company

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Isro to launch IIT-B’s `Pratham? satellite in September

IIT-Bangalore is all set to join the league of satellite makers with an Isro rocket taking off with the institute’s 10-kg student satellite `Pratham’ sometime in September. Isro’s four-stage…

IIT-Bangalore is all set to join the league of satellite makers with an Isro rocket taking off with the institute’s 10-kg student satellite `Pratham’ sometime in September. Isro’s four-stage…

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