MEDIA-Hindustan Zinc plans solar power projects worth about $65 mln by next year - Livemint
-- Note: Reuters has not verified this story and does not vouch for its accuracy ($1 = 65.4000 Indian rupees)
KARACHI, Pakistan, Oct 4 The Karachi Cotton Association on Tuesday fixed the official spot rate, or base price, for Grade 3 cotton at 6,377 rupees per maund (40 kg). Grade 3 cotton has a staple length of 1-1/16" and micronaire value between 3.8 and 4.9 NCL (no control limits), which represents fine to coarse classes of cotton varieties. In the kerb market, the key crop varieties traded in the range of 5,800 to 6,200 rupees per maund. The following are the grade and staple margins for Oct 1 to Oct 31: GRADE 31/32" 1" 1-1/32" 1-1/16" 1-3/32" 1-1/8" Super n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 1 n/a n/a 54 214 268 n/a 2 n/a n/a 0 134 268 348 3 n/a n/a -107 BASE 134 214 4 n/a n/a -214 -107 -107 n/a 5 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a (Reporting by Syed Raza Hassan)
NEW DELHI, March 26 One person was killed and about 14 injured when violence erupted following a scuffle between Muslim and Hindu school students in Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi's home state of Gujarat, a senior administrative official said on Sunday.
DHAKA, March 25 At least six people, including two police officials, were killed and scores wounded in two bomb blasts in Bangladesh on Saturday near a militant hideout that was raided by commandos, police said.