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$A soars v New Zealand dollar on dovish RBNZ policy statement

However, today Wheeler said developments since then had been neutral for monetary policy, and that while other central banks were winding back their extraordinary stimulus programmes, monetary policy ...

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Timeline: Nigeria's kidnapped Chibok girls, 3 years later

Timeline: Nigeria's kidnapped Chibok girls, 3 years later

The Ahmed Makarfi faction of the PDP had on Sunday, condemned the decision by the Nigerian government to swap Boko Haram prisoners with some of the abducted Chibok School girls. Having spent thr...

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Terrorists abduct and kill 23-year old Army officer in Kashmir Valley

The Indian Army said, Lieutenant Fayaz of the was abducted from Batapura near Behibag at about 8 pm on Tuesday. While assuring that the perpetrators of the crime will be brought to justice, the in...

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Samsung posts biggest quarterly profit since 2013

The South Korean tech giant saw its net income shoot up 46.29 percent on-year in the first quarter, helped by the strong performance of the global chip industry. The affected Galaxy S8 owners tried to...

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Canada to Trump: 'We're going to play hard'

U.S. Department of Commerce officials on Monday accused Canada of collecting extra subsidies on lumber exports to the U.S. and ordered U.S. Customs and Border Protection to collect cash duties ranging...

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Formidable money-making stocks for today: Cisco Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: CSCO)

Formidable money-making stocks for today: Cisco Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: CSCO)

Generally, if an RSI is above 70, it indicates that a stock is overbought. FMR LLC boosted its stake in Cisco Systems by 1.4% in the fourth quarter. (CSCO) has distance from 20 Day SMA is 2.9% while...

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Markets end all time high: Nifty above 9400-mark

Markets end all time high: Nifty above 9400-mark

In the historic stock market movement, telecom, fertiliser and FMCG led the charge in the rally. The Sensex of the BSE traded above the important 30,000 mark. Sectorwise, the S&P BSE automobile inde...

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Kelly Ripa's New Live Co-Host Is Ryan Seacrest

Kelly Ripa to announce her new "Live with Kelly" co-host "Not only is Kelly Ripa one of the most talented live hosts in broadcast TV; she's also become a very dear friend to me over the years"...

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US Senate passes bill to fund government through September

Mr Trump's embrace of such a disruptive event came days after he accused Senate Democrats of seeking that same outcome and obstructing majority Republicans during budget negotiations. The bill, which ...

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Jeremy Corbyn fans pose on WAR MEMORIAL in Croydon Central election scandal

Addressing supporters in Manchester, Corbyn said: "This election isn't about Brexit itself". Corbyn said he would carry on whatever the outcome of the June 8 poll despite surveys predicting Labour...

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US Federal Reserve keeps key lending rate unchanged

USA economic growth slowed to an annual rate of just 0.7 per cent in the opening quarter of the year, and core inflation has subsided marginally even as the jobs market continues to progress towards f...

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Merkel's conservative party does well in German local vote

Merkel's conservative party does well in German local vote

Social Democrats suffer second consecutive blow while anti-immigrant AfD enters state's legislature for the first time. The two local elections are the last tests at the ballot box before the nation...

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Utah ranchers tell Secretary Zinke monument unnecessary

The news comes as Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke, who is heading up the administration's review, visits Bears Ears to hear from all sides of the debate. He also posted photos of his visit to a nearby...

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Surprisingly, trump will meet with Lavrov

The Russian diplomat steadfastly refused to weigh in on Trump's decision to fire James Comey, the former FBI director, who had been overseeing investigations of alleged Russian interference in the US ...

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Berkshire Hathaway shareholder events continue Sunday

Berkshire has more than 90 operating units in insurance, chemical, energy, food and clothing, railroad and other sectors, and also has large investments in stocks of companies such as Apple Inc. Warre...

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Russian government releases photos of Oval Office meeting

Russian government releases photos of Oval Office meeting

Lavrov traveled to the White House from Foggy Bottom, where he met at the State Department with Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, who received the Order of Friendship from Vladimir Putin in 2013. Russ...

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Kushners sorry for namedropping to lure Chinese investors

It began a quarter-century ago as a well-intentioned plan to attract global capital to the United States by awarding permanent residency to 10,000 foreigners per year who agreed to invest at least $...

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'Terrific start to 2017' for Google's parent company Alphabet

CFO Ruth Porat said YouTube's revenues were growing "at a significant rate". In a founders' letter published earlier Thursday, Google cofounder Larry Page suggested the company has gotten bett...

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Fed: US slowdown in Q1 'likely to be transitory'

Fed: US slowdown in Q1 'likely to be transitory'

The Fed amassed its portfolio commonly called its balance sheet in the years after the financial crisis erupted in 2008, when it bought long-term bonds to help keep mortgage and other borrowing rates ...

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Buffett calls health bill a giveaway to wealthy

Berkshire is Wells Fargo's biggest shareholder. Buffett discussed Wells Fargo in response to a question about whether Berkshire's decentralized structure could prompt a recurrence. Apple, which Buff...

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Emergency Declared At Manhattan Project Nuclear Site In Washington State

The two tunnels at the PUREX facility are about 360 feet long and 1,700 feet long, and were used, starting in the 1950s, to store contaminated equipment, an update on the Department of Energy's Ha...

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Heritage Investors Management Corp Increases Stake in Wal-Mart Stores Inc (WMT)

Heritage Investors Management Corp Increases Stake in Wal-Mart Stores Inc (WMT)

Payden & Rygel boosted its stake in Wal-Mart Stores by 12.1% in the third quarter. The stock diminished about -2.9% in the past 5 years, this negative value indicates that the stock constantly going...

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Oil prices rise in expectation of Aramco supply cut to Asia

West Texas Intermediate (WTI) crude oil futures were trading at $46.87 per barrel, up 65 cents, or 1.4 percent from the last close. Oil prices were unable to make headway in USA trading on Monday ...

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Jonas Blixt and Cameron Smith pull away at Zurich Classic

Jonas Blixt and Cameron Smith pull away at Zurich Classic

Brown and Kisner both slide their birdie putts by the hole, Blixt pulled his and it was left to Smith to settle the issue from short range. The worldwide pairing of Blixt (Sweden) and Smith (Austral...

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Oil Rises On Prospect Of Output Cut Extending Beyond 2017

Oil Rises On Prospect Of Output Cut Extending Beyond 2017

U.S. West Texas Intermediate (WTI) crude futures were at $46.52 per barrel, up 30 cents, or 0.7 percent. For the first time since the OPEC agreed to cut output in November 2016, oil prices slid be...

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Saudi energy minister says may extend oil output cuts beyond 2017

US output is on pace to exceed peak production levels in July and could hit 10 million barrels per day in August, according to analysts, and USA shale producers reported bullish production outlooks fo...

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Suspect barricaded in home after DE officer killed

The memorial fund has been established at the Delaware State Police Federal Credit Union. Police have identified the man, Fournier said, but have yet to release his name. A man barricaded in his h...

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Warren Buffett Jokes, But Not About Berkshire Paying a Dividend

With big slugs of Berkshire Hathaway's portfolio struggling, including Wells Fargo and IBM, returns are converging with the S&P 500. Buffett also criticized Wells Fargo's leadership Saturday for lac...

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Russian Federation boosts Urals oil flow to India as OPEC cuts output - traders

Russian Federation boosts Urals oil flow to India as OPEC cuts output - traders

Crude has fallen below US$47 a barrel for the first time since the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) agreed to cut output in November. Crude oil prices edged lower early Tuesday wit...

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BUDGET 2017: One track mind for railway funding

BUDGET 2017: One track mind for railway funding

The Government will create a new corporation to build a second airport in western Sydney, at Badgerys Creek, and develop a business case for a new rail link for the Melbourne airport. "The Government ...

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Jakarta gov to appeal blasphemy prison sentence

Jakarta gov to appeal blasphemy prison sentence

Jakarta's popular minority Christian governor Basuki " Ahok " Tjahaja Purnama is escorted into court by prosecutors for his sentencing hearing today. The two-year prison sentence came as a shock to m...

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Buffett: United Airlines Made A 'Terrible Mistake' In Passenger Incident

Munoz has since " apologized many times, but your first reaction is going to get a lot of attention". More than 30,000 people are expected to attend the annual Berkshire Hathaway shareholders meeti...

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Cook: Apple Spending $1B for Advanced Manufacturing Jobs

Cook added Apple will give money to programs to train more app developers as well, with an announcement coming this summer. "We give back in job creation". I actually think comprehensive tax reform ...

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Credit Suisse Issues Price Target With 44.14% Upside On Glencore PLC

The SI to Globalscape Incorporated's float is 0.16%. About 9.54 million shares traded. Pearson plc (LON:PSON) had its target price hoisted by equities researchers at Berenberg Bank from GBX 400 ($...

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Standard Life/Aberdeen: 800 jobs to go in merger

Standard Life/Aberdeen: 800 jobs to go in merger

Aberdeen Asset Management (Aberdeen) have several offices throughout the Asia-Pacific region with Standard Life having a Hong Kong presence. Scottish fund managers Standard Life and Aberdeen Asset ...

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