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Indian benchmark indices end lower on Tuesday

The 30-share BSE Sensex closed 183.75 points, or 0.65 per cent, down at 28,155, while the 50-share NSE Nifty index shed 67.60 points, or 0.77 per cent, to end at 8,724. European markets were trading on positive ground. Of the 30-share Sensex pack, ...

Expect no Bank action following inflation rise

The annual increase was below consensus forecasts for a steeper increase to 1.9%, although this was still the highest annual rate since June 2014. He believes that as the headline rate of inflation continues to rise closer to the Bank of England's ...

National Football League warns Seahawks for not listing Richard Sherman on injury report

The report states the violation was determined to be a result of a misinterpretation of the rules, which explains the team getting away with just a warning. "If any player has a significant or noteworthy injury, it must be listed on the practice repo...

Chemours closes at all-time high as DuPont splits settlement of PFOA lawsuits

The federal court lawsuits filed against DuPont come after a three-person panel of scientists finished a six-year study of C8 and concluded there were probable links between exposure to the chemical and certain human illnesses. "This agreement pr...

Wisconsin Solar Industry Employs Over 2800

Need some good news? Workers secure solar panels to a rooftop during a SolarCity residential installation in Albuquerque, New Mexico on February 8, 2016. The median wage for solar installers is $25.96 per hour. The largest percentage of the...

Disney (DIS) Stock Slumps on Q1 Earnings Report: Revenues Miss, ESPN Declines

The stock is trading almost 4% above its 50-day moving average. One quarter earlier, revenue for the stock was at $14.28 billion, with earnings at $1.62/share. The Walt Disney Company is expected to lift sales by 5.99% in next year to $60.86B. The c...

RBA keeps interest rate on hold at historic low

The Australian Dollar rose to a session high following the Reserve Bank of Australia's decision to maintain its headline interest rate at 1.5 percent. Although Sydney and Melbourne house prices were climbing at double-digit rates, Governor Lowe said ...

Bernie Sanders Talks Fashion Icon Status On CNN

Trump on February 3 signed an order asking federal regulators to come back to him in 120 days with suggestions on how to change USA legislation to allow more money to flow to businesses; Sanders predicted that he would "dismantle legislation that pro...

Police crack 'one of the biggest' alleged cocaine rings

The boat's owner has been charged and will reappear in a Sydney court next week. The maximum penalty for this offence is life imprisonment or 7500 penalty units or both. They said the boat, called the Elakha , travelled from New Zealand to collect...

Theresa May urges patience among European Union leaders over Donald Trump

However, the actions of the new Trump administration overshadowed the talks, with French President Francois Hollande slamming Trump´s "unacceptable" comments backing Britain´s decision to leave the EU. "We must not imagine some sort of external prote...

IDOT cautions against drunk driving during Super Bowl

The ENDUI Impaired Driving Prevention Teams will be looking for impaired drivers this weekend in Oklahoma County, according to a news release. The Colorado Springs Police Department (68 arrests), Aurora Police Department (66 arrests) and Denver Polic...

Oil Prices Fall Along with Dollar

Still, data in the report also suggested USA production could be lower in the week, Baruch said . Crude oil inventories in the USA showed a higher than expected 6.5 million barrels build at the end of last week, the Energy Information Administrati...

Trump Disparages 'Dumb' Deal With Australia On Refugees

The president, who had signed an executive order temporarily banning the admission of refugees into the U.S. a day earlier, told Turnbull that he was " going to get killed " politically, it was alleged. "The US-Australia relationship is big enough, o...

Donald Trump's Russian sanction move isn't as shady as it sounds

However, Trump refuted the reports . Trump, meanwhile, appeared to have been completely blindsided by the new policy, telling reporters Thursday, "I haven't eased anything!" The Trump administration on Thursday revised recent USA sanctions that ...

India IT stocks slip amid worries about stricter H-1B visas

This step will be a set back for many Indian IT firms primarily- Infosys, TCS (Tata Consultancy Services) and Wipro. The BSE IT index fell by 4.83% to touch an intra-day low of 9401.85. These companies would then be forced to raise the salaries of wo...

Lawyers try to free immigrants still trapped at USA airports

If detainees are being moved off site and being processed for deportation, it would go against at least two federal nationwide injunctions against Trump's executive order . But even after the judge stepped in, it was unclear Sunday if border patrol ...

GM and Honda team up for cheaper hydrogen fuel cells

The joint venture, Fuel Cell System Manufacturing will begin producing the fuel cell systems around 2020 at GM's Brownstown Township, Mich., plant south of Detroit , where the automaker already produces battery packs for hybrid and electric vehicles...

Hundreds protest Syrian refugee family's deportation at Philly airport

At least 200 people were in attendance at a protest outside of City Hall in the Central Business District. Protesters also gathered Saturday night at the airport. They were among a number of migrants who were detained at airports around the country...

Keystone XL Revived in More Costly, Less Certain Environment

Two days after President Donald Trump called for an expedited review of the project, and for the third time since 2008, Keystone developer TransCanada Corp. Gulf Coast. In a release issued after stock markets closed on Thursday, TransCanada's (TSX,...

Aetna And Humana May Appeal Ruling Blocking Their Merger

The companies argued that the government should consider the product market of both Medicare Advantage and Medicare benefits from the government. The ruling casts doubt on the likelihood that a similar pending alliance between Anthem and Cigna, alr...

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U.S. growth hits 3-year low at 0.7% in Trump's 1st quarter

The slow-down in real GDP in the first quarter reflected a decrease in personal consumption expenditures, private inventory investment and in state and local government spending. "...

Physician who was dragged off flight settles with United

United Airlines and lawyers for the passenger seen on video being dragged from a United airliner in Chicago say the man has reached "an amicable settlement " with the airline. Wh...

Twitter has plans for 24/7 live streaming

Earlier this month, Twitter lost a bidding war to Amazon for the streaming rights of Thursday Night NFL games. For instance, the National Football League package got about 3.5 mil...

Trump tweets don't help: 1st Twitter revenue drop since IPO

Twitter's revenue , however, fell 7.8 per cent to $548.3 million (€503.6m) in the first quarter, its first drop since its initial public offering. Net loss narrowed to $61.6m, or ...

Tesla Model S loses top ranking from Consumer Reports

TSLA has a 1-year high price of $ 313.73 and 1-year low price of $178.19. Bernstein Initiates Coverage On the company's stock to Market Perform on 3/08/17 by setting a price targe...

FCC chairman to propose reversing 'net neutrality' rules

FCC chairman Ajit Pai's much-anticipated speech outlining next steps on net neutrality regulation drew immediate response from inside and outside the Beltway. We recognize that our...

Uber wants to launch 'flying cars' by 2020

Speaking on stage at conference in Dallas, Uber product chief Jeff Holden, who called flying cars "a natural next step" for Uber , said talks with Nasa and the Federal Aviat...

Triple talaq crippling lives of Muslim women: India PM Modi

Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik explained that he would not be meeting the PM because he was visiting the state for "political work". "We should take lessons from the prime ministe...

Unilever's first quarter sales top expectations

Unilever, who also owns Hellmann's mayo, rejected a surprise $143B takeover proposal from Kraft Heinz a couple of months ago citing "cultural differences". Distiller Pernod Ric...

United misses deadline to answer senators on dragging

Also this week, United Airlines and Chicago airport officials missed a deadline for answering questions from by key US senators about the dragging incident aboard a United Express...

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York Region police arrest more than 100 men in child prostitution case

York Region police arrest more than 100 men in child prostitution case

Detective Sergeant Thai Truong of the human trafficking team said no girls were injured in the operation of online sexual services for girls aged 13-16. "Lol im 16 mr...i still hav...

Canadian engineering giant to buy Atkins for £2.1bn

Canadian engineering giant to buy Atkins for £2.1bn

WS Atkins shares were up 4.8% on Friday at 2,078.00 pence. It will acquire WS Atkins stock for 20.80 pounds per share in cash, subject to approval by shareholders, regulatory ...

OPEC slashes output in March, expects shale comeback

The Organisation of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) says Nigeria oil production is yet to climb to two million barrels per day. U.S. West Texas Intermediate ( WTI ) crude fu...

Trump to Sign Measures to Review Financial Regulation

Trump to Sign Measures to Review Financial Regulation

Trump is turning his attention to financial reform again as a top House Republican this week unveiled the latest version of legislation to replace Dodd-Frank, which was enacted in ...

$13 a pack? NYC mayor wants highest cigarette prices in US

His bills would increase the base price for all tobacco products; lower the number of tobacco retailers via attrition; create retail licenses for e-cigs and cap the number of outle...