India's WPI inflation eases to 3.15% in November 2016

The prices of vegetables dropped drastically by 24.1 per cent, while prices of wheat (10.71 per cent), cereals (7.32 per cent) picked up during the month. Though potato prices rose 37 per cent, the increase was lower than last month. Edible oils ro... More..

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by | Wednesday, December 14, 2016

Rick Perry picked to lead the one department he couldn't name

Trump's pick to name Perry as the head of the Energy Department is controversial because this means Perry would run the department he promised to get rid of in 2011, during his first run for president. The Depa...More..

Titans of new industry spring $1 billion clean energy fund
by | Wednesday, December 14, 2016

Titans of new industry spring $1 billion clean energy fund

The fund will also consider a broad spectrum of areas related to energy not limited to electricity generation, that includes energy storage, industrial system use, energy system efficiency, agriculture and tran...More..

by | Wednesday, December 14, 2016

Matt Terry tells the media he and Freddy Parker are "just friends"

Matt Terry has clinched the title of the X Factor 2016 beating Saara Aalto. Who will be in it? Some of the most memorable auditionees from this series also returned for a unique performance on the Wemble...More..

by | Tuesday, December 13, 2016

New Italian coalition government to be sworn in

Mr Renzi left the helm of a almost three-year long centre-left coalition government, after voters defeated a December 4 constitutional referendum on which he had staked his job. Even before he announced his Cab...More..

The Growth Forecast For General Motors Company (NYSE:GM)
by | Tuesday, December 13, 2016

The Growth Forecast For General Motors Company (NYSE:GM)

The share price of the stock plunged -83.26% for the year. Teacher Retirement System of Texas boosted its position in General Motors by 3.0% in the third quarter. Investors of record on Wednesday, December 7th ...More..

UK steel jobs safe after multinational commits to plants
by | Sunday, December 11, 2016

UK steel jobs safe after multinational commits to plants

A deal between multinational Tata Steel and unions secured some 8,000 jobs across Britain on Wednesday in an agreement that ended months of uncertainty for steelworkers and their families. According to Tata Ste...More..

by | Sunday, December 11, 2016

Murdoch's Twenty-First Century Fox Bids $14 Billion For British Broadcaster

Sky has highlighted the fact that Fox has agreed to pay a premium of 36pc on Thursday's closing price, but multiple investors pointed to the fact that the shares were trading above that level as recently as Feb...More..

Zac Efron, Dwayne Johnson bare hot bods for 'Baywatch'
by | Friday, December 09, 2016

Zac Efron, Dwayne Johnson bare hot bods for 'Baywatch'

Needless to say, Indian fans of PC slammed the trailer. Anyway, Baywatch is due for release in May, 2017. And the lifeguards who, clad in tight-fitting swimwear pounding down said beach in slow motion, read...More..

by | Friday, December 09, 2016

Judge to hold hearing on stopping Wisconsin recount

The recount comes at the request of Green Party candidate Jill Stein , who also requested recounts in Pe. As the presidential recount in west-central Wisconsin pushes toward completion, preliminary results s...More..

Trump Attacks Carrier Union Boss, Blames Workers For Outsourcing
by | Friday, December 09, 2016

Trump Attacks Carrier Union Boss, Blames Workers For Outsourcing

The story of Donald Trump and the deal he made to save jobs at a Carrier plant in IN grows stranger and stranger by the day. Trump visited Carrier's plant last week. "We had a lot of our members, when t...More..

WikiLeaks' Assange releases statement he gave prosecutors
by | Thursday, December 08, 2016

WikiLeaks' Assange releases statement he gave prosecutors

Mr Assange pointed out that he has tried for six years to give a statement to the Swedish prosecutor via various means, including in Sweden before he left, in London via video link or in an embassy, or back i...More..

by | Wednesday, December 07, 2016

OPEC Sees Robust Oil Demand Growth Even If Prices Rise

Russia's energy minister says he will meet with OPEC oil ministers this week for talks expected to focus on production cuts aimed at driving up the price of crude. A market snapshot from S&P Global Platts said ...More..

Chinese take away great British pub
by | Wednesday, December 07, 2016

Chinese take away great British pub

When President Xi Jinping of China made a state visit to Britain past year David Cameron treated his guest to that most British of pursuits: a trip to the pub for a quiet pint and fish and chips. The Morning A...More..

Marvell Technology Group Ltd. (MRVL) Lowered to Buy at Vetr Inc
by | Wednesday, December 07, 2016

Marvell Technology Group Ltd. (MRVL) Lowered to Buy at Vetr Inc

When the current quarter ends, Wall Street expects Marvell Technology Group Ltd .to have earnings per share of $0.19. TRADEMARK VIOLATION WARNING: " Marvell Technology Group Ltd. If you are accessing this ar...More..

by | Wednesday, December 07, 2016

Could Dakota Access pipeline move after permit is denied?

The decision could be a "historic moment", said Talitha Klym, one of the rally organizers - or it could be reversed by in-coming US president Donald Trump. Energy Transfer Partners got federal permits for the p...More..

by | Tuesday, December 06, 2016

Late-season Tropical Storm Otto strengthens in the Caribbean

On Nov. 22 at 2:24 p.m. EST (18:24 UTC) the VIIRS instrument aboard NASA-NOAA's Suomi NPP satellite captured this image of Otto as it was strengthening into a hurricane in. Once maximum winds reach 74 miles p...More..

by | Tuesday, December 06, 2016

Trump threatens payback for US companies that move abroad

The threat of higher tariffs on goods produced by U.S. factories overseas coming back into the country is part of Trump's plan to incentivize businesses to stay in America. "Tariffs are part of the negotiation"...More..

United Kingdom to borrow $151 billion more after Brexit vote
by | Monday, December 05, 2016

United Kingdom to borrow $151 billion more after Brexit vote

Hammond said the projected growth slowdown was due to "lower investment and weaker consumer demand, driven ... by greater uncertainty and by higher inflation resulting from sterling depreciation". The tax-free ...More..

by | Monday, December 05, 2016

UK's Johnson: Trump has a point on North Atlantic Treaty Organisation

He described a suggestion by Brexit Secretary David Davis that the Government would consider paying to maintain access to the single market for British exporters as "a speculation". "I want every North Atlantic...More..

by | Saturday, December 03, 2016

Russian Federation accuses hostile foreign powers of plot to undermine its banks

The Central Bank of Russian Federation has all the necessary tools to assist the country's banks in case of cyberattacks, however the banks should be ready to repel such attacks themselves, the Central Bank's G...More..

Check Point: Asia hardest hit in 'Gooligan' Android malware attacks
by | Friday, December 02, 2016

Check Point: Asia hardest hit in 'Gooligan' Android malware attacks

As per the findings of Check Point Software Technology's researchers, "after achieving root access, Gooligan downloads a new, malicious module from the C&C server and installs it on the infected device". Ch...More..

by | Friday, December 02, 2016

Petition calls for new UK 5-pound bank note to be 'fat

BOE confirmed the notes contain tallow , the same substance found in candles and soap. The news first came to light when the question as to whether or not the polymer £5 note contains tallow was asked on Tw...More..

by | Thursday, December 01, 2016

OPEC Agrees To First Cut In Oil Production Since 2008

Saudi Arabia is said to accept Iran pumping 3.9 million barrels of oil a day within a broader OPEC deal on total cartel production. OPEC producers are looking to cut global supplies by 1 million barrels ...More..

by | Thursday, December 01, 2016

Strictly judge Len Goodman hints at leaving Dancing With The Stars

Calling Ed Balls the 'cat with nine lives, ' Len admitted that in week ten the former Shadow Chancellor needed to go, saying: 'We love an underdog, but we get to a point when we know justice is more important. ...More..

by | Thursday, December 01, 2016

Reliance Jio Knocks On Competition Regulator's Door Against Vodafone, Airtel, And Idea

Indian telecommunication company Reliance Jio has created a new landmark in the industry by adding 1,000 subscribers every minute and 0.6 million per day since its inception on Sep. "Mass scale free welcome o...More..

by | Thursday, December 01, 2016

Playtech's largest shareholder offloads 12% of stake

Playtech founder Teddy Sagi has sold around one-third of his stake in the online gambling technology provider. Sagi is pocketing a total of £330 million ($412 million) from the sale. The total interest of Brick...More..

Albertsons Said to be In Talks to Buy Price Chopper
by | Thursday, December 01, 2016

Albertsons Said to be In Talks to Buy Price Chopper

According to those ever-mysterious "people familiar with the matter", the northeastern grocery chain Price Chopper is in "advanced talks" with national chain Albertsons in an acquisition deal. Albertsons h...More..

by | Wednesday, November 30, 2016

Oil Prices Marginally Higher, WTI Flirts with $51 Per Barrel

Market fundamentals, in terms of supply and demand, have begun to improve. OPEC ministers started arriving in Vienna on Sunday for the group's regular twice-yearly talks but Saudi Arabia's Falih was not exp...More..

by | Wednesday, November 30, 2016

Jack Dalrymple orders evacuation of Dakota Access camps citing harsh winter conditions

Most of the DAPL protesters, who call themselves water protectors, are now staying at a camp on land owned by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers in southern Morton County. The order didn't say what action would b...More..

Oil Rises as OPEC Delegate Says Everyone 'On Board' for a Deal
by | Wednesday, November 30, 2016

Oil Rises as OPEC Delegate Says Everyone 'On Board' for a Deal

Prices slumped after OPEC sources said agreement to a 4pc to 4.5pc output cut by all 14 members aside from Libya and Nigeria would still hinge next week on the backing of Iran and Iraq. Other media reports sugg...More..

Trump, GOP should not 'steamroll Democrats' on every issue
by | Tuesday, November 29, 2016

Trump, GOP should not 'steamroll Democrats' on every issue

They can play along with Donald Trump because he represents power and a path to "winning". As far as the federal government is concerned, that's the whole trifecta. Democrats have won the popular vote in 1992, ...More..

by | Tuesday, November 29, 2016

Order to disperse could have little effect on oil pipeline protest camp

But, those who choose to stay "do so at their own risk as emergency, fire, medical, and law enforcement response can not be adequately provided in these areas", the statement added. U.S. Sens. John Hoeven and H...More..

Greece needs debt relief, eurozone central banker says
by | Tuesday, November 29, 2016

Greece needs debt relief, eurozone central banker says

But first, Moscovici said on a two-day visit to Athens , the Greek government had to complete an ongoing audit of its latest fiscal reforms to enable a "package deal" on further structural changes and debt tal...More..

Fight for $15 plans protests in more than 300 cities
by | Tuesday, November 29, 2016

Fight for $15 plans protests in more than 300 cities

Fast-food workers, baggage handlers, cashiers, drivers, child care and elder care workers, and higher education workers, backed by union organizers, were among participants in what was billed as a "day of civil...More..

Shoppers flock to stores to snatch up Black Friday deals
by | Monday, November 28, 2016

Shoppers flock to stores to snatch up Black Friday deals

It's Black Friday, and by now the most ardent shoppers are well past their second double espresso and making their way to the next big sale. One step ahead of the curve, Amazon on Friday also released more t...More..

Asian stocks mixed ahead of OPEC meeting
by | Monday, November 28, 2016

Asian stocks mixed ahead of OPEC meeting

But after hitting an nearly 14-year-high of 102.05 on Thursday, the dollar dipped on Friday and added to those losses on Monday, with the index down 0.7 percent at 100.82 by 0820 GMT, tracking 10-year U.S. The ...More..

Sindhu loses in Hong Kong Open final
by | Sunday, November 27, 2016

Sindhu loses in Hong Kong Open final

India's top-ranked women's shuttler P.V. Sindhu was pleased with her performance at the Hong Kong Open despite losing in the final and insisted it was just not her day. Despite being ranked 29 places below Angu...More..

Critics of demonetisation are upset because they are tripped: PM
by | Sunday, November 27, 2016

Critics of demonetisation are upset because they are tripped: PM

Slamming Modi for "continuously evading" Parliament, Sibal said: "It seems the Prime Minister is afraid of his own party members otherwise why doesn't he come to Lok Sabha where his party (BJP) has absolute m...More..

Swiss cast ballots on referendum on nuclear energy
by | Sunday, November 27, 2016

Swiss cast ballots on referendum on nuclear energy

The government's existing plan to exit nuclear power generation involves initiating the shutdown of all five reactors between 2019 and 2034. After the Fukushima nuclear disaster in Japan, the Swiss federal gove...More..