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Brazil ready to avenge 2014 World Cup humiliation by Germans: Thiago Silva

span.p-content div[id^=”div-gpt”]{line-height:0;font-size:0} has vowed that Brazil will be physically and mentally prepared when the starts in Russia on June 14. The (PSG) defender said a desire to atone for the team's humiliating 7-1 semi-final defeat at home to Germany in the 2014 World Cup serves as an extra incentive, reports Xinhua news agency. "I think (coach) Tite and his backroom […]

Dre‘s: Southern-style ice cream for the world, from a hole in the wall in West Philly

Even with the yellow awning, the water ice and ice cream window in a basement store beneath a church just off 62nd Street and Haverford Avenue in West Philadelphia could be easy to miss. Advertisment of Gallery: Modesty helps define the shopkeeper. Andre Andrews — yes, the name trips even him up, so just call him “Dre” — started five summers […]

Infosys concludes acquisition of US based Wongdoody at $75 million

span.p-content div[id^=”div-gpt”]{line-height:0;font-size:0} The country's second largest IT services firm on Wednesday said it has completed the acquisition of US-based WONGDOODY. In April, had said it will acquire WongDoody Holding Company, a US-based digital creative and consumer insights agency, for a total consideration of up to $75 million. "has concluded the acquisition for a consideration up to USD 75,040,000 including conditional […]

Moody‘s cuts India‘s growth forecast to 7.3% from 7.5% on higher oil prices

span.p-content div[id^=”div-gpt”]{line-height:0;font-size:0} Moody's Investors Service on Wednesday cut India's 2018 growth forecast to 7.3 per cent from the previous estimate of 7.5 per cent, saying the economy is in cyclical recovery but higher oil prices and tighter financial conditions will weigh on the pace of acceleration. Moody's, however, maintained its 2019 growth forecast at 7.5 per cent. "The Indian economy […]

Mount Airy bakers‘ attention to detail is icing on the cake

Ten years ago, a chance meeting on a playground and a conversation about croquembouche brought CakeLabStudio founders Tracy Phillips and Sunshine O’Donnell together. Advertisment of Gallery: “Most people have never heard of croquembouche, but Tracy, meanwhile, was planning to make one with incredibly delicate spun-sugar work,” O’Donnell says. And the rest, as they say, is confectionary history. With their mutual […]

HDFC Bank‘s Aditya Puri only Indian on Barron‘s list of world‘s best CEOs

span.p-content div[id^=”div-gpt”]{line-height:0;font-size:0} 1. Aditya Puri, HDFC Bank 1 / 6 MD features on the list for a fourth straight year.|Photo :PTI MD features on the list for a fourth straight year. "He turned a startup into a banking giant and helped bring Indians into the modern financial era. Even after 24 years at the helm, Puri elicits effusive praise from […]

Malviya Nagar fire contained after nearly 20-hour-long overnight operation

.story-content span,.story-content p,.story-content div{color:#000!important;font-family:‘open sans‘,Arial!important;font-size:15px!important} span.p-content div[id^=”div-gpt”]{line-height:0;font-size:0} As a massive fire broke out in a rubber godown in South Delhi's Malviya Nagar area on Tuesday evening, Indian Air Force (IAF) Mi 17 chopper were being used to douse the fire even as at least 65 fire tenders were used to contain the fire throughout the operation. The fire department had […]