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BJP defends Modi against criticism for 'graveyard' remarks

BJP defends Modi against criticism for 'graveyard' remarks

Shah's choice of letters though are more than just a stringing together of the first syllables of the BJP's rival parties; it is also the name of the 26/11 Mumbai terror attack convict Ajmal Kasab, ...

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The Sumitomo Life Insurance Co. Sold shares of General Motors Co. (GM)

The dominant statistics will authorize the investment community to govern the size of General Motors Company compared to the sales or total assets figures. The legal version of this report can be view...

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Ian Stewart found guilty of children's author Helen Bailey's murder

Ian Stewart found guilty of children's author Helen Bailey's murder

The jury retired to consider their verdicts just after noon on Tuesday (21st February). He then smothered her in April a year ago at the end of a long-planned plot to acquire her money. She soon bec...

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French vehicle maker PSA plans to tie-up with Malaysia's Proton

A Geely spokesman declined to comment. DRB-Hicom, which controls Proton and Lotus, said in a statement earlier this month that it will announce its choice for a foreign strategic partner within the ...

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American Airlines computers back online at Philadelphia Int'l Airport; delays continue

The FAA said American's systems at other airports, including at Pittsburgh International Airport, are not having issues. The airport gave an update through its Twitter account at 7:53 a.m. The groun...

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Jay Z Wants to Invest In Your Startup

They are now seeking a full-time venture partner, according to the report , given that Jay has other businesses to tend to, including his role as a superstar MC. Julep raised $10.3 million in a Seri...

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Barratt beats profit forecast as completion outside London hits nine-year high

Pretax profit in the first half rose nearly 9% to £321m, beating analysts' expectations and helping to drive shares 2% higher, making Barratt one of the biggest risers on the FTSE 100 on Wednesday. ...

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LG K10 Smartphone With 2GB RAM Launched in India at Rs.13990

LG K10 Smartphone With 2GB RAM Launched in India at Rs.13990

The LG K10 will be available at a price of Rs 13,990 via retail stores from Thursday, February 23. You can cram in microSD cards of up to 2TB on the LG K10 (2017). LG K10 2017 is packed with an Oct...

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Short-covering ahead of derivatives expiry drives Sensex up 132 points

The RBI minutes of its last monetary policy review are expected to be released on Wednesday, while the derivatives expiry will take place on Thursday, February 23. Brokers said besides profit-booking ...

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Dollar gains on hawkish Fed comments, European political risk

Dollar gains on hawkish Fed comments, European political risk

Solid economic data and rises in USA inflation have led Fed policymakers including chair Janet Yellen to promise a rise in rates soon. The Dollar was on the bounce through the Asian session this mor...

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'Children Bank of India' dispenses fake Rs 2000 notes at Delhi ATM

The development comes less than a week after the Border Security Force (BSF) seized 100 fake Rs 2,000 currency notes from Malda district in West Bengal, making it the biggest such haul from the Indo-B...

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UPSC Mains 2016 Results Out: What's Next

UPSC Mains 2016 Results Out: What's Next

Aspirants who qualified in the mains exam have to get ready for the next selection process, i.e., personality test or personal interview. Interview/Personality Test is likely to commence from March ...

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'Fossil-Fuel Ally' Scott Pruitt Officially Takes Reins At EPA

President Donald Trump's newly-minted head of the Environmental Protection Agency, Scott Pruitt, cautioned the agency's staff to avoid "abuses" of their authority in an inaugural address to assembled ...

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Hong Kong Disneyland posts 2016 loss on tourism softness

But the park operators said that the trend is now improving and that they will press on with investment plans. The park said it lost 171 million Hong Kong dollars ($22 million) on revenue of HK$4.8 ...

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Hurd confident Congress will investigate Trump, Russia

Whatever. What's important now is that there seems to be a sudden reluctance by the multibillion-dollar intelligence gathering apparatus to let The Donald know what is going on in the netherworld of s...

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Coca-Cola to close South Australia plant

Coca-Cola to close South Australia plant

Coca-Cola Amatil managing director Alison Watkins said: "We need to modernise and invest in new capability across our supply chain to maintain our competitiveness in the market". The company will be c...

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Uber to launch investigation into harassment claims

Uber to launch investigation into harassment claims

She presented photos of chat messages and was told that because it was his first offense , they would only give him a warning and "a stern talking-to". I'm proud of the work I did, I'm proud of the i...

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Kansas Lawmakers Consider Legalizing Medical Marijuana

The IFP's Narend Singh says they will now have to wait and see what the public has to say about the proposed guidelines and the entry into the market at some stage of cannabis for medicinal purposes. ...

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Retail stock to watch this morning: Wal-Mart Stores Inc(NYSE: WMT)

Disclosure: I hold no positions in Home Depot or Wal-Mart. Analysts have a mean recommendation of 2.00 on this stock (A rating of less than 2 means buy, "hold" within the 3 range, "sell" within the ...

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Russian Rosneft signs oil deal with Libya's National Oil Corporation

The deal was signed by the Chairman of the NOC, Mustafa Sanallah, and the Chairman of Rosneft, Igor Ivanovich Sechin. In early February, Austrian energy company OMV reported that improved political an...

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Trump Defends Start of Administration, Bashes Media

Trump Defends Start of Administration, Bashes Media

The dramatic departure of President Donald Trump's hard-hitting national security adviser creates a vacuum of power and raises a key question about USA foreign policy: Will the pragmatists in the admi...

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Wal-Mart Stores Inc (WMT) Stock: The Turnaround Is Real!

Several hedge funds and other institutional investors have recently bought and sold shares of the company. Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (NYSE:WMT) went up 0.73% during trading on the USA exchange when it h...

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Lloyds Banking Group PLC (LLOY) Given Consensus Recommendation of

Lloyds Banking Group PLC (LLOY) Given Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" by Analysts

Societe Generale set a GBX 215 ($2.68) target price on Barclays PLC and gave the stock a "buy" rating in a report on Friday, October 28th. According to their predictions High & Low revenue estimates a...

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No plans to introduce new Rs 1000 notes

According to the Express report , the RBI had already started the production of the new Rs 1,000 note series and had been planning to introduce it in January. Subsequently, the government introduce...

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UPS is Still Working Out the Bugs in Its Drone Delivery System

UPS is Still Working Out the Bugs in Its Drone Delivery System

After first testing the idea of using drones to deliver packages to extra remote locations, UPS is making its move into more residential skies with octocopters that can be launched from roving tru...

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Wal-Mart Q4 Profit Down, But Results Top Estimates

Wal-Mart Q4 Profit Down, But Results Top Estimates

Excluding currency, net sales were $33.7 billion, an increase of 3.0%. Wal-Mart's USA store changes are bearing fruit at a time when many retailers tethered to large store footprints are struggling,...

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Evacuation ordered as levee breaks in Northern California

Evacuation ordered as levee breaks in Northern California

But the evacuation order was still in place Tuesday morning. San Joaquin River levels anxious neighbors in Manteca and Tracy, just hours before a levee breach forced hundreds to evacuate late Monday...

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BharatQR code: Know what you didn't know about digital payments solution

BharatQR code: Know what you didn't know about digital payments solution

QR code, or quick response code, is a machine-readable matrix that includes digitally-encrypted information such as account details, which can be decoded with a smartphone camera. Users have to link t...

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Wal-Mart earnings fall as it battles with Amazon

Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. Joining the likes of 7-Eleven and QuikTrip, Wal-Mart is quietly testing its own convenience store in Crowley. Ticker has price to earnings growth of 5.91, which is a valuat...

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Campbell Is Still in the Soup

Campbell Is Still in the Soup

Finally, Stifel Nicolaus raised their target price on shares of Campbell Soup Company from $56.00 to $62.00 and gave the stock a hold rating in a research report on Monday, January 23rd. " Campbell ...

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Police end program of

Police end program of "high-fiving" students after complaints

Known as the "High Five Friday" program, police officers would happily greet children with smiling faces and an open palm to smack as they entered the educational institution. For some, it was an unne...

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Stock Perspective: Magellan Midstream Partners LP (NYSE:MMP) Earnings in View

CONE Midstream Partners LP is a master limited partnership formed between CONSOL Energy Inc. Finally, Center Coast Capital Advisors LP increased its position in Magellan Midstream Partners L.P.by 11.7...

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Research Report for: Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (NYSE:WMT)

Currency dampened sales by approximately $11.05 billion. The holiday shopping season was challenging for many retailers, underscoring the changes brick-and-mortar stores need to make. More than one in...

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10L people win Rs153.5 cr for embracing digital payments

10L people win Rs153.5 cr for embracing digital payments

Aayog has awarded over Rs 153.5 crore to 10 lakh consumers, including 56,000 merchants in the past 58 days under its schemes to promote digital payments. "We will ensure that BHIM becomes the default ...

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Centre to pay ₹6320 cr as oil royalty to Assam

This is in addition to the Rs 1,450 crore already received. Last year, the oil companies made a partial payment of Rs1,450 crore to the Assam government as royalty dues on crude oil mined in the sta...

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