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Magicbricks teams up with State Bank of India to launch Big Bang Home Carnival

Magicbricks teams up with State Bank of India to launch Big Bang Home Carnival

Finance
MUMBAI: The country's largest lender State Bank of India and the No.1 property site Magicbricks on Friday announced the launch of the Big Bang Home Carnival, a month-long online housing carnival. The housing festival will showcase nearly 16,000 units, across 22 Indian cities and will culminate on March 9. 62 developers have come on board to showcase 97 projects while SBI is offering a host of loan deals in SBI and RERA Approved Projects. "We are offering home loans at Zero processing Fee with an attractive interest rates and additional 20% loan for the young generation having age upto 45 years," said P.K. Gupta, MD (Retail & Digital Banking), SBI. "The customers can get home loans pre-approved even before they decide the property to be purchased. To improve customer home loan jou...
Super Bowl 52: What teams are playing in the NFL showpiece in Minneapolis?

Super Bowl 52: What teams are playing in the NFL showpiece in Minneapolis?

Sports
The New England Patriots play the Philadelphia Eagles in 2015Thursday, March 1, 2018You can listen to live radio commentary of Super Bowl LII on talkSPORT from 10pm as the New England Patriots face the Philadelphia Eagles in Minneapolis.Who is playing in the Super Bowl?The New England Patriots will be taking on the Philadelphia Eagles at the 52nd Super Bowl.Coached by Bill Belichick, the Patriots stormed through the season to win the AFC East with a 13-3 record, while Doug Pederson’s Eagles topped the NFC East with the same 13-3 win-to-loss ratio.In the play-offs, the Patriots defeated the Tennessee Titans and the Jacksonville Jaguars at Gillette Stadium to book their place in Super Bowl 52.Meanwhile, the Eagles edged past the Atlanta Falcons and then thumped the Minnesota Viking at Lincol
Man City 4-1 Tottenham: Pep Guardiola hails rampant Blues for beating ‘one of the strongest teams in the Premier League’

Man City 4-1 Tottenham: Pep Guardiola hails rampant Blues for beating ‘one of the strongest teams in the Premier League’

Sports
Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola believes his side hurdled a major obsticle by easing past Tottenham 4-1 at the Etihad Stadium.The runaway Premier League leaders went 14 points clear at the top with their 16th consecutive league victory, which they sealed in fine style with goals from Ilkay Gundogan, Kevin De Bruyne and two from Raheem Sterling.Ahead of the game many tipped Spurs to be the team to end City's incredible winning run, having last dropped points against Everton in August, but Mauricio Pochettino's men were ultimately humbled by the hosts.And Guardiola hailed his side for dismantling 'one of the strongest teams in the Premier League’ in such a fashion."It was solid, it was good," said the Spaniard."Against a team demanding to be so intense without the ball becaus
Teams will want to avoid Northern Ireland in play-off – O'Neill

Teams will want to avoid Northern Ireland in play-off – O'Neill

Sports
Media playback is not supported on this device Manager Michael O'Neill said Northern Ireland will be tough to beat in a World Cup play-off after their 2-0 qualifying win over the Czech Republic.Monday's win in Belfast - their fifth in a row - guaranteed a top-two spot in Group C and a likely play-off place."Probably teams would say they wouldn't have minded playing Northern Ireland," said O'Neill."But if they look at us over the campaign they'll probably say no, we'd rather avoid Northern Ireland."Group leaders Germany, who are five points clear of Northern Ireland, need only a point from their final two games to seal top spot.West Brom's Jonny Evans and Chris Brunt netted in the first half to boost Northern Ireland's hopes of securing o...
Battelle helps DHS assess, train canine security teams

Battelle helps DHS assess, train canine security teams

Business
Aug. 8 (UPI) -- Battelle is helping the Department of Homeland Security to assess the capability gaps of state and local canine security teams and provide additional training, the company announced on Tuesday.The DHS program is called REDDI, the Regional Explosives Detection Dog Initiative.The DHS's Advanced Research Project Agency dispatched its team of trainers, evaluators, and scientist in the spring to help the canine teams with key information on threat materials, and recent attacks.Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory and the Naval Surface Warfare Center Indian Head Explosive Ordnance Disposal Technology Division.Operational scenarios and opportunities for odor training were also provided, Battelle said."At Battelle, we have more than 20 years of experience in canine-f...