Determined to stop river waters, for our farmers: Modi

All cash transactions are non-traceable which is a major factor in promoting corruption. India is a nation divided between the urban middle class and the rural and urban poor, and the poorest often are not part of the digital economy or banking sys... More..

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Thanksgiving Travel Rush: What to Expect Today
by | Thursday, November 24, 2016

Thanksgiving Travel Rush: What to Expect Today

Green Airport are asked to leave extra time at the airport to get through long security lines. That's because if TSA does have to look more closely at any of those items, agents will have to unwrap the gift...More..

Why ETP Decided to Merge into Sunoco Logistics Partners
by | Thursday, November 24, 2016

Why ETP Decided to Merge into Sunoco Logistics Partners

Further back, their 200-Day Simple Moving Average is -9.43% difference from today's price. SXL recently reported its Q3 results, which showed a 10% increase in earnings and distributable cash flow, based on t...More..

by | Wednesday, November 23, 2016

'Fantastic Beasts' Sequels Won't Always Have Newt Scamander in the Lead

The film was also said to have made $571 million around the world. It confirms Warner Bros' high hopes for the property and its decision to back five installments in the fantasy series. The movie , thoug...More..

Black Friday moves online
by | Wednesday, November 23, 2016

Black Friday moves online

Friday and remaining open until 10 p.m. Friday. Hartmann says the best way to do that is to set a budget and stick with it. Write out who you're buying for and how much you want to spend on each person....More..

Sensex surges 170 points in early trade
by | Wednesday, November 23, 2016

Sensex surges 170 points in early trade

Sensex was trading at 25,888, down 261 points, while the broader Nifty50 was ruling at 7,977, down 96.55 points. As of 11:53 a.m., the Sensex traded 49 points higher at 26,009 and Nifty was up 14 points at 8,...More..

Palo Alto Networks Inc. (PANW) Is Sinking On Disappointing Guidance
by | Tuesday, November 22, 2016

Palo Alto Networks Inc. (PANW) Is Sinking On Disappointing Guidance

The analysts' are expecting the adjusted earnings per share of $0.63 at the consensus total revenue of $439.28 million. The company guides revenue for its second fiscal quarter in the range of $426 million to...More..

by | Tuesday, November 22, 2016

Pakistan holds military exercise close to Indian border

Nawaz Sharif said the drills "reflect the preparedness of our armed forces to respond to any threat to national security" and that "no country can remain oblivious to threats to national security". Both countri...More..

Trump aide says he's going to the New York Times
by | Tuesday, November 22, 2016

Trump aide says he's going to the New York Times

However, a front page story in the Times on Tuesday morning strongly suggested, in measured terms, that Trump's vast foreign holdings could represent a violation of the Constitution's Emoluments Clause. Mur...More..

Blockchain startup R3 cuts fund-raising target to $150 million
by | Tuesday, November 22, 2016

Blockchain startup R3 cuts fund-raising target to $150 million

The investment bank, which was one of the first nine to join R3 in fall 2015, made a decision to exit the group after failing to agree on terms of a prospective fundraising deal, sources close to the matter tol...More..

Markets Right Now: Stocks climb as oil prices rise
by | Tuesday, November 22, 2016

Markets Right Now: Stocks climb as oil prices rise

The yield on the 10-year U.S. Treasury note was 2.303% recently, according to Tradeweb, down from 2.335% Monday. Many predicted stocks would plunge, or even crash, should Trump upset Hillary Clinton. Natural ...More..

by | Monday, November 21, 2016

Obama invites Trump to the White House

The president-elect said their talks, which lasted for 90 minutes, were wide-ranging and called the meeting a "great honour". President-elect Donald Trump on Thursday talked about both domestic and foreign ...More..

Cash crunch continue; Parliament House ATMs too run dry
by | Monday, November 21, 2016

Cash crunch continue; Parliament House ATMs too run dry

It was reported that ATM booths were not functioning for the whole day as cash was running out of stock in the banks, particularly in the State Bank of India in Imphal. - Business entities having current accoun...More..

by | Monday, November 21, 2016

Billion Barrels Added to US Permian Basin Resources

The discovery is almost three times larger than oil found in 2013 in the Bakken and Three Forks formations in the Williston Basin Province of Montana, North Dakota and South Dakota, according to the USGS. B...More..

Indian sensation PV Sindhu wins her maiden Super Series title
by | Monday, November 21, 2016

Indian sensation PV Sindhu wins her maiden Super Series title

Sindhu claimed the first game with relative ease, but stuttered in the second, as Sun Yu gained a bit of a foothold in the game. The final game was a relatively easier affair when compared with the semi-final...More..

by | Sunday, November 20, 2016

Don't hoard currency, sufficient notes in supply: RBI

Lenders are also reaching out to religious places to ask them to deposit funds given by devotees to bring currency back in circulation and ease the shortage. Sundar Singh has not driven his truck since Modi's a...More..

by | Sunday, November 20, 2016

Jerry Jones: Demoted Romo still has future with Cowboys

He has passed for 2,339 yards and 14 touchdowns, and has been intercepted just twice in 280 pass attempts entering Sunday's game against the Baltimore Ravens. "They go out there, they play nasty, they play phys...More..

Rams' Hill will be inactive after early-morning arrest
by | Sunday, November 20, 2016

Rams' Hill will be inactive after early-morning arrest

Rams cornerback Troy Hill was arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence of alcohol on Saturday morning after a auto he was driving crashed into a big rig on the 101 freeway in Encino. Hill, a part-ti...More..

ICICI, HDFC banks lower fixed deposit rates up to 0.25%
by | Saturday, November 19, 2016

ICICI, HDFC banks lower fixed deposit rates up to 0.25%

One of a senior bank official said that the RBI is giving daily assurance from last three days about arrival of new currency but the new consignment is yet to reach. Among private banks, Axis Bank took the lead...More..

Twitter Has Suspended The Accounts Of Prominent Alt-Right Pundits
by | Thursday, November 17, 2016

Twitter Has Suspended The Accounts Of Prominent Alt-Right Pundits

If the liberals at Twitter can ban the racists of the alt-right, couldn't they also ban speech they consider "extreme" in a different way? Twitter this week suspended several prominent accounts linked to ...More..

Syracuse vs. Florida State set for 3:30 pm on ABC/ESPN2
by | Thursday, November 17, 2016

Syracuse vs. Florida State set for 3:30 pm on ABC/ESPN2

McFADDEN'S STREAK: Florida State's Tarvarus McFadden looks to become the fifth player in school history to record an interception in five straight games. The Eagles (4-6, 1-5) averted a shutout with 3:21 left...More..

Lowe's misses on earnings and revenue; stock sinks
by | Thursday, November 17, 2016

Lowe's misses on earnings and revenue; stock sinks

In a report issued on November 10, Oppenheimer analyst Brian Nagel assigned a Buy rating on LOW, with a price target of $80, which represents a potential upside of 16% from where the stock is now trading....More..

Iowa lawmaker announces 'Suck It Up, Buttercup' bill
by | Thursday, November 17, 2016

Iowa lawmaker announces 'Suck It Up, Buttercup' bill

Bobby Kaufmann tells The Des Moines Register that the proposed legislation would target schools using taxpayer dollars to fund election-related sit-ins and grief counseling above and beyond what is normally ...More..

by | Wednesday, November 16, 2016

Russian economy minister arrested in bribe investigation

The 60-year old minister , in the post since 2013, is known to be a liberal who has spoken out against increasing government involvement in the Russian economy. Also, it became known that the Federal Security ...More..

by | Tuesday, November 15, 2016

Clergy join Dakota Access pipeline protesters for ceremony

Rosa said police also wrote numbers directly on the protesters arms for identification purposes. After an inspection, company consultants chose to divert the construction by about 50 feet, even though they de...More..

Have taken rebirth because of your prayers: Jayalalithaa to Tamil Nadu people
by | Tuesday, November 15, 2016

Have taken rebirth because of your prayers: Jayalalithaa to Tamil Nadu people

As she has been recovering from the ailments, Jayalalithaa said requested people of the state to vote for AIADMK in Aravarankurichi, Thiruparankundram, Pondicherry and Thanjavur. Jayalalithaa requested the peop...More..

Chaos grows, queues get longer at banks, ATMs on weekend
by | Monday, November 14, 2016

Chaos grows, queues get longer at banks, ATMs on weekend

People thronged post offices, banks in huge numbers and even lost their cool after banks, reportedly, complained of less cash. Only a handful of India's 1.25 billion people - finance minister Arun Jaitley, Re...More..

by | Monday, November 14, 2016

SBI to calibrate 1000 ATMs for Rs 2000 notes by Monday

Long queues at many banks were making it hard to make withdrawals. State Bank of India (SBI) expects to calibrate 1,000 of its ATMs for Rs 2,000 currency notes by Monday night, its Chairman Arundhati Bhattach...More..

by | Monday, November 14, 2016

U.S. left with 'sense of anger, urgency' following loss to Mexico - Klinsmann

On occasion we look at players as over pampered, over tattooed prima-donnas. Klinsmann's side suffered its first home defeat in a World Cup qualifier since 2001 on Friday when it came unstuck 2-1 against arch...More..

Chief confirms shots fired at New York mall
by | Sunday, November 13, 2016

Chief confirms shots fired at New York mall

Witnesses on scene told news stations they heard shots and saw police in the mall. A police helicopter flew overhead while investigators checked security cameras for clues they hoped would lead to suspects. Som...More..

RBI to launch new Rs 500/Rs 2000 notes from November 10
by | Saturday, November 12, 2016

RBI to launch new Rs 500/Rs 2000 notes from November 10

However, on reaching the currency exchange counters these youths were given notes of Rs 10, Rs 20 or Rs 50 and Rs 100 denominations only. The new 2,000 rupee note, said the Reserve Bank or RBI in a statement,...More..

Judge orders Michigan, Flint to deliver water to homes
by | Saturday, November 12, 2016

Judge orders Michigan, Flint to deliver water to homes

Those who couldn't pick up the water could call for delivery. Flint is in the process of repairing its water system after the city switched to a new water source in 2014 without implementing proper corrosio...More..

by | Saturday, November 12, 2016

Obama calls Trump; invites the President-elect to White House

A wave of red swept the electoral map Tuesday night as Donald J. Trump won in a stunning upset the 2016 Presidential election with a victory in 30 states. But they liked that Trump spoke to them when they fel...More..

Yahoo took its time investigating massive security breach
by | Friday, November 11, 2016

Yahoo took its time investigating massive security breach

There have been 23 lawsuits filed on behalf of Yahoo users claiming they were harmed by the hack, according to the filing . Yahoo said that forensic experts were also probing evidence that suggested an int...More..

Muni Bond Week in Review: Yields jump like crazy
by | Friday, November 11, 2016

Muni Bond Week in Review: Yields jump like crazy

While much investor attention has been devoted to equity markets and currency fluctuations in the wake of the U.S. election results, bond managers have noted an upward shift in yields for longer-dated debt, cau...More..

Twitter to cut jobs as revenue growth slows
by | Thursday, November 10, 2016

Twitter to cut jobs as revenue growth slows

Last quarter, Twitter reported $535 million in total advertising revenue, with mobile advertising responsible for 89 percent of that figure. The key metric of monthly active users rose only modestly to 317 ...More..

Clinton focuses on healing, Trump on emails in final hours
by | Thursday, November 10, 2016

Clinton focuses on healing, Trump on emails in final hours

Trump will appear at rallies in Florida, North Carolina , Pennsylvania , New Hampshire, and MI on 7 November as he seeks to tip the balance and rally the vote in key swing states. In Florida, votes are pourin...More..

Carter, Budaj lead Kings to 7-0 victory over Leafs
by | Thursday, November 10, 2016

Carter, Budaj lead Kings to 7-0 victory over Leafs

It's the second win streak of at least three games for Los Angeles this season. Defensively, the Toronto Maple Leafs are allowing 3.3 goals per game and are killing 84.2 percent of their opponents power plays. ...More..

Galway schools affected by teachers industrial action
by | Wednesday, November 09, 2016

Galway schools affected by teachers industrial action

The government ordered that the payments for this work be stopped because teachers withdrew from an agreement to work 33 extra unpaid hours a year, known as the Croke Park hours. "There is a good deal on the ta...More..

US Election 2016: Nigel Farage wants to be Trump's European Union ambassador
by | Wednesday, November 09, 2016

US Election 2016: Nigel Farage wants to be Trump's European Union ambassador

Asked if there was a real danger of disturbances on the street , Mr Farage said: "Yeah I think that's right". The Government is appealing the decision at the Supreme Court, but the ruling has led to suggesti...More..