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India wrong to sequester some assets in graft case — Exiled tycoon Mallya

Mallya said in a mail. Mallya said he was "deeply pained" to read about government agencies planning further unprecedented action against him. He has maintained that he left India on a routine visit to the United Kingdom, and at the time of his d...

Warriors star Draymond Green suspended for Game 5

That, predictably, didn't sit well with James, who asked a reporter to repeat what Thompson had said . I think she probably knows where my heart is. "It's so hard to take the high road", James said. It is an National Basketball Association moment....

Royals travel to Trooping the Colour parade

The parade featured nearly 1 500 uniformed officers and their men as well as more than 300 horses. Royal revellers will be staging more than 1,000 street parties this weekend to mark the Queen's 90th birthday , according to a Local Government Asso...

House Speaker Paul Ryan Says Donald Trump Won Nomination 'Fair and Square'

But some Republicans, including Weekly Standard editor and ABC News contributor Bill Kristol, have not lost hope of recruiting a third party alternative to the billionaire businessman, or of using the rules of the convention to block Trump's nomi...

Germany's Merkel stresses she hopes Britain will stay in EU

Proponents of the Brexit, like former London Mayor Boris Johnson, feel saying goodbye to the European Union would give the nation more control over its governance. Even when the findings are not weighted for turnout, Leave is on 53 per cent (up thr...

Manchester United goalkeeper David de Gea implicated in sexual assault case

De Gea is alleged to have arranged and paid for an encounter between two Spain U21 players and two women in a central Madrid hotel in 2012. The goalkeeper called the allegations "lies" and "something false which has come out in the press".

Jennifer Lawrence to Play Theranos Founder Elizabeth Holmes in Biopic

But a movie is in the works, and Jennifer Lawrence has attached herself to the Adam McKay drama, agreeing to play Theranos' embattled founder, 32-year-old Elizabeth Holmes . Jennifer Lawrence is taking on the role of yet another self-made female en...

Curry says he needs to play better, and Warriors say he will

The Cavaliers took advantage of those factors and a raucous crowd that had their back all night and snapped a seven-game losing streak against the Warriors. Baseline cut, someone would make sure to impede his path. Villanova point guard Kris Dunn a...

General Motors announces plan to expand research into self-driving cars

Premier Kathleen Wynne was in Oshawa on Friday to welcome the major investment announced by GM. He added that expanding GM Canada's engineering capabilities "is to put a stake in the ground on which we can anchor manufacturing in the future".

'Shield' actor gets 40 years to life in wife's killing

Jace then shot his wife in the back before shooting her in the legs. Mokayef said at the time of the conviction she was "absolutely satisfied" with the second-degree murder conviction. Prosecutor Tannaz Mokayef told jurors during the trial that ...

Russian Defense Minister to Meet Syrian, Iranian Counterparts Thursday

Russia's Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu (L), and Iran's Defense Minister Brigadier General Hossein Dehghan in Tehran, Iran, January 20, 2015. "They are on the ground with air assets in Syria and are able to carry out these kinds of operations", h...

Indian PM burnishes his standing with address to Congress

Stating that Prime Minister Modi is respected globally, Railways Minister Prabhu, who hails from Maharashtra, said Modi is respected as a leader both in the developed world as well as in the developing world. "He correctly emphasized our democratic p...

Cam Newton is retiring his signature celebration - The Dab

The NFL's Most Valuable Player is moving on from the touchdown celebration he performed last season that became popular across the country. When the history books are written and songs are sung of Cam Newton's career, they will remark that it was on ...

Tesla Motors introduces two less costly Model S versions

The Model 3 has a starting price of $35,000. The Model S 60 and all-wheel-drive 60D are available now and will include access to Tesla's fast-charging infrastructure, which enables owners to travel cross-country on all-electric power.

Man reportedly falls into hot spring at Yellowstone

Scott's death occurred in one of the hottest and most volatile areas of Yellowstone. A father carrying his 13-year-old son "slipped in the park's Upper Geyser Basin hot spring ", according to UPI. The search comes after several other high-profile in...

India pitches for ratings upgrade with Fitch

Ratings agencies have also urged South Africa to act to strengthen the economy and tackle loss-making state-owned enterprises before further reviews in December. Fitch has also downgraded EDF Energy Nuclear Generation Group's long-term IDR to "A-' fr...

Thai police find tiger slaughter house in temple probe

The Indochinese tigers were all relocated to two breeding centers in Rachaburi. The DNP is also waiting for the results of DNA tests on live tigers and dead cubs found at the temple to confirm its suspicions about the temple serving as a transition...

Automakers still selling new cars fitted with faulty Takata airbags

In a statement, GM said the recall involves certain 2007-2011 full-size trucks and SUVs with passenger-side front Takata airbag inflators. The NHTSA has a list of affected vehicles and pertinent recall information on their website . GM told the A...

US Presses China on Industrial Glut at Strategic Dialogue

Mr. Lew, at the start of Monday's conference, said China's excess industrial capacity and its new law to manage foreign nongovernment organizations could both interfere with global markets and China's economic progress. "It's important for China to s...

India's Modi: cooperation with Swiss on tax-evasion fight

Modi promised in his 2014 election campaign to recover billions of dollars sent to tax havens overseas to avoid income tax, now about 30 percent in India. The two countries also issued a joint statement in which both sides agreed to address the menac...

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U.S. economic growth hits 3% rate in second quarter

Quarterly growth, however, can vary widely from the annual average; GDP growth exceeded 3 percent in five quarters since mid-2013, but the overall growth rate each year was ultimat...

LEADING OFF: Astros play 'home' game, KC nears futility mark

Despite a published report that indicated a decision on the Mets series was final, Ryan stopped short of announcing the Astros' plans past the Rangers series. "We had agreed ...

Jailing of Samsung heir raises questions over company's outlook

This week, Samsung's billionaire heir-apparent Lee Jae-yong sentenced to five years in prison for bribery. In return, they were promised of government support in the merger of ...

Trump comments on NAFTA talks put some Arizona businesses on edge

Donald Trump has threatened to cancel NAFTA less than one week into the renegotiation of the trade agreement, providing an early indication that the upcoming talks might occur un...

LeBron James and Dwyane Wade could reunite with Cavaliers

Earlier in the offseason, Wade opted in to the final year of his contract with the Bulls and is set to collect almost $24 million. Friedell says those players didn't appreciate ...

Total to Buy Maersk's Oil and Gas Business for $4.95 Billion

The Maersk assets will boost the French giant's business in the North Sea, adding to deals earlier this year that expanded its presence in Uganda and Brazil . In addition, the...

Watch Secret Superstar first song Main Kaun Hoon

Main Kaun Hoon is her first song, which garners her much appreciation for her voice. The song was launched in the presence of Aamir Khan along with director Advait Chandan and...

Flag mistake: Foreign Ministry extends apology to Indonesian government, people

President Joko "Jokowi" Widodo also called for an apology but cautioned against exaggerating the incident. Indonesia's flag has a red stripe above a white stripe, but it was pr...

Sensex gains 70 points, Nifty regains 9900 mark

Other gainers were Reliance Industries at Rs 1,589.90 per piece up 1.46%, followed by Tata Steel at Rs 635.10 (0.85%), Bharti Airtel at Rs 409.70 per piece (0.75%), Dr Reddy'...

US July retail sales volumes jump past forecasts

Internet-driven purchases probably received a boost from the spike in online shopping tied to Amazon.com's Prime Day event. Wall Street shares ended Tuesday little changed, but t...

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Target takes steps to compete more seriously with Amazon

Target takes steps to compete more seriously with Amazon

In a blog post on Target's corporate website, Valdez said Grand Junction will help Target offer product assembly, installation and other services. Rob: Our team is excited abou...

Toyota, Mazda Corp. to Establish $1.6-Bln Joint Venture in US

Toyota, Mazda Corp. to Establish $1.6-Bln Joint Venture in US

Toyota and Mazda will invest $1.6 billion to produce crossover models and Toyota's Corolla sedan in the United States starting 2021. On Friday (4 August), the Japanese auto...

Teenager jumps out of plane's emergency exit as it lands

Teenager jumps out of plane's emergency exit as it lands

The teen, a USA citizen, was accosted by a construction crew working nearby on the airfield. He was also reportedly taken to a hospital for a psychiatric evaluation. Airport spoke...

Sprint Surprises with Profit, Says a Deal May Be Coming Soon

Sprint Surprises with Profit, Says a Deal May Be Coming Soon

Therefore, the firm believes, irrespective of the potential M&A target, be it Charter, T-Mobile US Inc (NASDAQ: TMUS ), DISH Network Corp (NASDAQ: DISH) or someone else, there...

HSBC in €255m plan to move 1000 jobs to Paris after Brexit

HSBC in €255m plan to move 1000 jobs to Paris after Brexit

It also announced a share buyback program of up to $2 billion, which is expected to be completed this year. "We have made an excellent start to 2017", Chief Executive Stuart G...