Sunil Desousa

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Florida's Pristine Parks: Apalachicola National Forest

Discover more of the Sunshine State’s wild side with our guide to Apalachicola National Forest, plus nearby natural areas worth exploring.<p>Tucked just under the southwestern side of Tallahassee, the Apalachicola National Forest is a backyard paradise for the state capital and for visitors to …

National Parks

U.S. Stocks Lower as Oil Prices Drop

Investors digest slew of mixed U.S. economic data<p>By<p>Corrie Driebusch<p>Corrie Driebusch<p>The Wall Street Journal<p>Biography<p>@cdriebusch<p>corrie.driebusch@dowjones.com<p>U.S. stocks fell Monday, dragged down by steepening declines in the price of oil.<p>Monday’s selloff, which accelerated as the day went on, was …

Stock Markets

Should You Hire a Landscaper, Landscape Architect or Landscape Designer?

Landscaper<p>This is the easy one. These professionals can plant new trees and shrubbery; remove, modify and replace existing plants and materials, such …

Landscaping

RBI makes surprise early rate cut, hints at more

MUMBAI (Reuters) - The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) surprised markets with a 25 basis point reduction in interest rates on Thursday and signalled it could cut further, amid signs of cooling inflation and what it said was a government commitment to contain the fiscal deficit.<p>The Reserve Bank of India …

Economics

Kalanithi Maran to exit SpiceJet, Ajay Singh takes over

After about a month of uncertainty, troubled low-cost carrier SpiceJet on Thursday informed the BSE that Kalanithi Maran and his associates had …

Sensex surges over 700 points, marks biggest daily gain in eight months | Reuters

MUMBAI (Reuters) - The BSE Sensex and Nifty rose more than 2.5 percent on Thursday, marking their biggest daily gain in eight months, after blue-chips led by interest rate-sensitive stocks surged on hopes the central bank’s surprise rate cut will stoke growth.<p>A bronze bull sculpture is seen as an …

Bank of India

Infosys open to ‘bigger scale’ acquisitions: Vishal Sikka

Infosys, the country’s second largest IT services firm, is open to ‘bigger scale’ mergers and acquisitions but with a caveat, it is not interested in …

The Indian government won’t stop my fight to save Mahan’s forests

I may have been barred from travelling to the UK but the Greenpeace campaign against a coal mine in one of our oldest forests will go on<p>Mahan in Madhya Pradesh is one of the oldest and largest sal forests in Asia. The local communities are dependent on the forest for their livelihoods and it is …

Forests

Haryana picks Ramdev as brand ambassador

Ramdev said that the day was not far off when the state would become India's first yogic state.<p>By: | Haridwar |<p>The Haryana government plans to …

India

Indian army kills 5 militants in Kashmir gunbattle | Reuters

NEW DELHI (Reuters) - Indian soldiers killed five militants during an eight-hour gunbattle in a forest in one of the heaviest clashes in the disputed region of Kashmir in the past few months.<p>An Indian army soldier keeps vigil near the site of a gunbattle with suspected militants at Pindi Khattar …

Pakistan