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Dec 02 2016

Wadia to go ahead with defamation cases against Tatas

Corporate governance and advisory firm Institutional Investor Advisory Services (IiAS) on Wednesday recommended shareholders of Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) to vote in...

Dec 01 2016

European Stocks Fall on Banking Weakness as Political Risk Returns

Latest opinion polls have showed the "no" to the constitutional reform would be in the lead, but also that there is still a 15 to 25 percent share of floating voters, who...

Nov 30 2016

Why WTI Crude Oil Prices Are Dropping Today

Now the cartel is trying to regain some of its historical ability to affect prices. Analysts at Goldman Sachs, Barclays and ANZ agree that oil prices would quickly rise...

Nov 30 2016

Trump nominates Pence ally to oversee Medicaid

Tom Price (R-GA). On Tuesday, President-elect Donald Trump tapped Seema Verma, a health care consultant, to head the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services. "This ...

Nov 30 2016

Lufthansa pilots on strike again, 816 flights canceled

The carrier's shares dropped 2.7 per cent today. That was less than on earlier days, when Cockpit individuals additionally hit short distance flights. A Lufthansa spokesm...

Nov 29 2016

You are here: HomeHKEx-Shenzhen Connect to launch on December 5

With China set to give global investors greater access to shares listed in the southern boomtown of Shenzhen, some remain wary of a stock market known for its rampant spe...

Nov 29 2016

26 arrested after minimum wage protest shut down Broadway

Participants chanted "We shall not be moved". Organizers said they wanted president-elect Donald Trump, the Republican-led legislatures in Washington, D.C., and state c...

Nov 26 2016

Trump business ties that pose conflicts

But on Tuesday, he said , "I'm looking at it very closely". President-elect Donald Trump waves to the crowd as he leaves the New York Times building following a me...

Nov 25 2016

Asian markets mostly gain in quiet trading during US holiday

The tumbling yen lifted exporters on Tokyo's Nikkei index, which ended 0.9 percent higher as it reopened after a day's holiday. It is poised to end the week 0.8 per cen...

Nov 24 2016

Business growth in euro zone rises to highest rate this year

November was also the first month during which managers reported price increases - which is a good sign for the European Central Bank which remains far from its target eu...

Nov 23 2016

Sensex rallies 170 pts on short-covering, Asian cues

The short covering and positive cues globally have brought healthy buying, specifically in Auto and Metal sectors. As per experts, prevailing cash crunch following the ...

Nov 20 2016

PV Sindhu wins maiden Super Series Premier title

It is Sun Yu who leads head to head 3-2. A couple of smashes on Sindhu's forehand and backhand and a drop going to the net helped Sun save three points. The quick fir...

Nov 20 2016

'Slight drop' in Iowa's October unemployment rate

Connecticut's economy lost 7,200 jobs in October , the fourth straight month employment levels have declined here, officials with the state Department of Labor said Thu...

Nov 19 2016

Heavy security at Trump Tower not going away anytime soon

This is a developing story, check back for updates! City authorities - who expect Trump to remain in Manhattan as the holidays approach - plan to reinforce security me...

Nov 19 2016

United Nations expert welcomes U.S. deal to resettle Australia's refugees

The UN special rapporteur on migrant human rights said in the capital city of Canberra that conditions on Nauru were "cruel, inhuman and degrading". Under the policy, a...

Nov 18 2016

Mexico raises benchmark interest rate half point to 5.25

It continued tumbling over the course of last week, but has since retraced some of its losses. The MXN has been hit hard on the back of the Trump election. In light of ...

Nov 18 2016

Labor board: Illinois contract talks at impasse; Rauner can impose his terms

Kim Roemersberger, who took part in the rally in Bloomington, said what the governor is offering is not a fair contract. Earlier this week, the Illinois Labor Relations ...

Nov 18 2016

Jaitley rules out roll back of govt's demonetisation decision

It is a clear decision of the Prime Minister and government to cleanse politics and economy of the country. New Delhi- Into the second week of demonetisation of high va...

Nov 17 2016

Sen. Barbara Boxer to introduce bill to end Electoral College

P. Bret Chiafalo, a Washington State elector, and Micheal Baca of Colorado started "Moral Electors", which sounds much better than Faithless Electors. Instead, they foc...

Nov 17 2016

Indelible ink on fingers of those who have exchanged cash

The meeting noted that one of the primary reasons for long queues was that the same persons were visiting bank branches and ATMs repeatedly. According to senior officer...