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Over two dozen villages under siege in Kashmir Valley's Shopian district

Over two dozen villages under siege in Kashmir Valley's Shopian district

Reacting to the combing operation, Army Chief General Bipin Rawat said that the combing operation in Kashmir was to make sure that situation is brought under control in valley post recent incidents. D...

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In latest airline video, Delta boots family from flight

In latest airline video, Delta boots family from flight

The argument kicked off when the airline wanted to give the extra seat Schear had originally purchased for his son - who caught an earlier flight home - to a standby passenger. "We're the customers,...

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Dip in Tesla's customer deposits triggers worries over orders

On Tesla's quarterly earnings conference call, Musk took "full responsibility" for confusion over its place in the Tesla pecking order that he said resulted from naming the new vehicle Model 3 ...

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Bank of The West Purchases 42851 Shares of Synchrony Financial (SYF)

It has been assigned a low target price of $4.75 and a high target price of $9. Deutsche Bank AG restated a "buy" rating on shares of Synchrony Financial in a research report on Sunday, January 8th....

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Fed Keeps Rates on Hold as Slowdown in Growth Deemed Temporary

On Monday, the government said consumer spending stalled in March for a second straight month. The Fed's meeting came amid continued uncertainty about Washington's fiscal policies and recent signs o...

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Fairfax Media outlines $30 million in cost savings, including staff cuts

Fairfax Media outlines $30 million in cost savings, including staff cuts

Fairfax is shedding 125 jobs at its Australian newspapers as part of the latest cuts, which the company said was needed to restore its financial well-being amid falling print readership numbers and th...

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Demand for gold plunges after Donald Trump win

Demand for gold plunges after Donald Trump win

Still, gold demand fell 18% year-over-year in the first quarter. Gold ETFs were hardest-hit by the slide in demand: the 109.1 tons of the precious metal bought are only a fraction of demand in the f...

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Cambodian journalists mark the World Press Freedom Day 2017

Cambodian journalists mark the World Press Freedom Day 2017

Norway, Sweden, and Finland were the top three countries in the Press Freedom Index, Jamaica placed 8th, Suriname, 20th, Trinidad and Tobago 34th while Guyana was 60th. The EU consistently opposes - i...

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Last chance to spend those paper fivers

Last chance to spend those paper fivers

If you can't find anyone who will accept your notes, they can be taken to a Post Office or exchanged with the Bank of England in London, either by post or in person. "Non-customers will be directed to...

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Apple steps up its effort to emphasize its economic impact

Cook made the announcement during an interview with CNBC , during which he repeated a point made earlier this year that Apple already spent over $50bn in 2016 with U.S. Apple is bringing more of i...

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Puerto Rico insurer challenges restructuring plan

Puerto Rico insurer challenges restructuring plan

Because Puerto Rico is a USA territory, it can't file for bankruptcy under Chapter 9, the provision that has been used by local governments. Puerto Rico's filing occurred a day after several major c...

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ICICI Bank Q4 profit jumps three fold; bad loans up 26 pct

ICICI Bank Q4 profit jumps three fold; bad loans up 26 pct

The bank had logged a net loss of Rs 119.84 crore in the corresponding March quarter a year ago. Bank of Maharashtra, the first public sector bank to announce its results for the fourth quarter, pos...

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NZD drops as hike in US interest rates remains a prospect

Traders are pricing in a 70% chance of a June rate increase, according to the CME Group's FedWatch Tool. That would mark a pickup in pace from 2016, when the Fed's sole quarter-percentage point increa...

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President Le Pen? Just '10 little points'

President Le Pen? Just '10 little points'

Le Pen on Monday said she's stepping down as head of the National Front party to be a "free" candidate who could represent "all the French people". A Le Pen presidency would have "more serious con...

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Doctor Dragged From Flight Settles With United

United changed its overbooking policy after video surfaced on social media of officers with the Chicago Department of Aviation dragging Dr. David Dao off Flight 3411 after he declined to relinquish hi...

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Lexington Realty Trust (LXP) Stock Rating Upgraded by Zacks Investment Research

Lexington Realty Trust (LXP) Stock Rating Upgraded by Zacks Investment Research

It has a 43.55 P/E ratio. Investors sentiment decreased to 1.47 in Q4 2016. Since January 1, 0001, it had 0 insider purchases, and 1 sale for $109,312 activity. Ellington Management Group Inc Ltd ...

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United CEO Munoz on hot seat as Congress examines air travel

Airline executives found themselves in the hot seat Tuesday, forced to answer questions about customer service. Last month, American airlines faced a problem when a video went online showing am enc...

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Fed says slowdown in United States growth is temporary

Fed says slowdown in United States growth is temporary

With the unemployment rate at 4.5 percent, a broad array of labor market data that points to improvement in labor market conditions and inflation approaching 2.0 percent, the Fed sees more risk in kee...

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Kinross Gold Releases 1st-Quarter Results

Kinross Gold Releases 1st-Quarter Results

Two research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, nine have issued a hold rating and six have given a buy rating to the company's stock. Institutional investors own 60.70% of the company'...

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Macron and Le Pen set for TV debate showdown

Macron and Le Pen set for TV debate showdown

The latest opinion polls show the pro-EU Macron holding a strong lead over his far-right rival Le Pen. The two-and-a-half hour debate was a last major chance to change the dynamics of the race and p...

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Britain's Labour to guarantee European Union citizens' rights if wins election

Britain's Labour to guarantee European Union citizens' rights if wins election

He added that the "issue" was not who wakes up as prime minister on June 9 but whether Labour is able to win enough seats to form an effective opposition to the Conservative government. It comes as La...

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Canada Reports Progress With US on Lumber, Deal Not in Sight

Canadian imports, valued at $5.7 billion, make up about 30 percent of all softwood lumber used in US housing construction. President Donald Trump accused Canada of hurting milk producers in Wiscon...

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Trump's FCC chairman announces plans to abandon net neutrality enforcement

The FCC Chairman characterized the net neutrality rules as political, arguing that they resulted from former President Barack Obama's November 2014 public statement urging the agency to reclassify bro...

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Federal Reserve keeps interest rates steady -- June hike likely

Federal Reserve keeps interest rates steady -- June hike likely

The policy-making arm of the Federal Reserve has made a decision to keep interest rates steady in the target range of 0.75 to 1 percent. The U.S. economy grew at an annual rate of 0.7 percent in the...

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Fed holds interest rates steady, downplays economic weakness

The bank's rate-setting body, as widely expected, voted unanimously to keep short-term interest rates at 0.75 per cent to 1 per cent. The Fed lifted its key rate by a quarter percentage point at its...

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Trump courts moderates, scrambles to head off healthcare defeat

Trump courts moderates, scrambles to head off healthcare defeat

Republicans are having a hard time getting the 216 votes needed to pass a bill this week, mainly over the issue of pre-existing conditions. Other Democrats chimed in with their opposition on socia...

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Fox News co-president resigns in latest shake-up at the network

And most recently, Shine was a staunch defender of former anchor Bill O'Reilly, who parted ways with Fox last month after a series of sexual harassment accusations were leveled against him. They have ...

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New England Patriots Fire Back at NY Times Over White House Photo

New England Patriots Fire Back at NY Times Over White House Photo

It was meant to show that President Trump isn't as popular as President Obama , at least with people who win Super Bowls; in this case the New England Patriots , who were feted for their had-it-all...

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Pakistani Army violates ceasefire in J&K's Poonch district

Pakistani Army violates ceasefire in J&K's Poonch district

India's top diplomat pointed to the Pakistani envoy that his country's involvement in the attack was evident due to the "covering fire" and " trail of blood " returning back cross the border. Naib Sub...

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Senator Challenges Trump's NRA Speech With Moving Twitter Memorial to Victims

Donald Trump ran the most pro-gun presidential campaign in history, and his speech on Friday made clear his commitment to our firearms freedom has not wavered in the slightest. As his 100th day in of...

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US trade deficit narrows in March

US trade deficit narrows in March

The trade deficit in goods with China rose 7 percent to $24.6 billion in March from $23 billion in February on rising imports of Chinese cellphones and telecommunications equipment. Exports of energy ...

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Tesla losses grow as it nears Model 3 launch

The Silicon Valley automaker became the most valuable United States carmaker by market capitalisation last month, pulling ahead of Detroit's auto heavyweights Ford Motor Co and General Motors Co. "We'...

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FTSE 100 adds £38bn as stocks surge on France election result

FTSE 100 adds £38bn as stocks surge on France election result

Le Pen portrays her opponent as a member of the French political elite and says she is the only candidate for change in the bitterly divided country, weighed down by high unemployment and inequality. ...

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Puerto Rico announces historic debt restructuring in court

Puerto Rico announces historic debt restructuring in court

A fiscal plan sets aside $800 million a year for debt payments, a fraction of the $35 billion due in interest and payments over the next decade. Puerto Rico already faced about a dozen lawsuits befo...

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Puerto Rico hit with 1st lawsuit from bondholders

Puerto Rico hit with 1st lawsuit from bondholders

The release noted concerns that funds with significant investments on the island will bring about "an avalanche of lawsuits could turn Puerto Rico's recession into a depression" now that the stay ha...

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