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Venezuela deploys troops to stem deadly unrest

That sparked protests that have left more than 40 people dead. On May 1, President Nicolas Maduro called for a new Constitution as a way to overcome the political crisis, and pushed for forming a co...

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Barclays PLC Reaffirms Overweight Rating for NRG Energy Inc (NRG)

One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a hold rating and six have given a buy rating to the stock. Class C (NYSE:NYLD) on Wednesday, October 21 to "Sector Perform" rating. This represe...

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Federal Budget 2017: Drug testing of dole recipients defended by Malcolm Turnbull

The inland rail line, to receive A$8.4 billion in funding, will run from Melbourne to Brisbane, spanning 1,700km, and will help farmers to move produce and exports. Now in what looks like a significan...

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Eurozone fails to reach Greece debt deal amid International Monetary Fund row

Jeroen Dijsselbloem, the eurozone's top official, said a decision on the disbursement of Greece's next batch of bailout cash - around 7 billion euros ($7.7 billion) - could be secured at the meeting, ...

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Bitcoin Up 134% This Year as Prices Shatter New Highs

Bitcoin Up 134% This Year as Prices Shatter New Highs

Bitcoin first broke the $1,000 valuation mark way back in 2013, but a combination of factors - including the implosion of then-top exchange Mount Gox - saw the currency drop in value. One estimate sug...

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Pacific ministers meet seeking to finalize trade pact

Pacific ministers meet seeking to finalize trade pact

However a Canadian group opposed to the TPP says the deal should not be revived. The U.S. would have accounted for almost two-thirds of TPP countries' economic output, based on 2016 figures from the...

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Saudi signals first cut in crude supplies to Asian customer-refinery source

For the week to May 2, investors cut bullish bets on Brent to the lowest level since late November, while hedge funds and money mangers also cut gross long positions in USA crude futures to the lowest...

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French president to meet EU's Tusk, reveal minister picks

French president to meet EU's Tusk, reveal minister picks

Francois Bayrou, centrist leader of Modem, was named Justice Minister, and will be in charge of pushing through Macron's first law on "moralising" political life. The government appointments are part ...

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United States remains at odds with G7 partners over economic protectionist policies

United States remains at odds with G7 partners over economic protectionist policies

They called for common shared practices to spot quickly any vulnerabilities in the world's financial system and stressed the importance of effective measures to assess cyber security among individual ...

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Mueller Probe Reportedly Will Investigate Possible White House Cover-Up

Mueller Probe Reportedly Will Investigate Possible White House Cover-Up

But Mr. Issa did say there is "great consensus" between Democrats and Republicans that the Russians need to be punished for interfering the USA presidential election in November. The adviser under scr...

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Wal-Mart sees online sales surge, more shoppers at stores

Quarterly revenue rose 1.4 per cent to US$117.5 billion, slightly lower than analysts expectations of US$117.7 billion due to a stronger dollar, which reduces the value of overseas sales. It forecast ...

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USA slaps sanctions on Venezuela Supreme Court judges

Venezuela said it was sending 2,000 soldiers on Wednesday to a border state that is a hotspot of anti-government radicalism after looting that killed a 15-year-old in the latest unrest roiling the n...

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New Analyst Ratings For Moneysupermarket.com Group (LON:MONY)

They expect $0.84 earnings per share, up 5.00% or $0.04 from last year's $0.8 per share. Since January 1, 0001, it had 0 insider purchases, and 2 insider sales for $224,927 activity. The California-...

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FinnCap Reiterates

FinnCap Reiterates "Hold" Rating for Shoe Zone PLC (SHOE)

Liberum Capital reissued a "sell" rating and issued a GBX 106 ($1.37) target price on shares of Ladbrokes Coral Group PLC in a research note on Friday, March 24th. (TSE:MDI) has risen 6.00% since Apri...

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Free Charging for Tesla Owners

Free Charging for Tesla Owners

Tesla announced earlier this year a goal of doubling its Supercharging network before year's end, as well as a quadrupling of the number of available Destination Chargers. Because the November policy ...

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Macron arrives in Mali for military review

Macron was keen to display his defence and security credentials after promising to meet with some of the 1,700 French soldiers stationed in Gao at France's largest foreign base, part of the larger "Ba...

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Guardiola promises improvement after first English season

Guardiola promises improvement after first English season

Mazzarri said: "I wish the fans were informed of what happened during the season". "I am not repeating". Leicester City's Algerian midfielder Riyad Mahrez (L) vies with Manchester City's German mi...

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China's LeEco founder cedes control of listed unit amid cash crunch

China's LeEco founder cedes control of listed unit amid cash crunch

Jia will be replaced by Liang Jun, who joined LeShi in 2012 after a stint as an executive at Lenovo Group. It is now considering merging all privately held businesses into its Shenzhen-listed unit Les...

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Macron says European Union needs deep reforms

Macron says European Union needs deep reforms

French legislative elections in June could endorse Macron's message of change, giving him a real power base, while the long-serving Merkel faces polls in September that she is expected to win handsome...

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Disruptive Passenger in Trump Hat Delays Newark-Bound United Flight, Airline Says

A passenger wearing a "Make America Great Again" hat and calling fellow air travelers "lesbian" and "Hillary" caused his United Airlines flight from Shanghai to New Jersey to be delayed seven hours an...

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Ford is replacing CEO Mark Fields with another exec

Ford is replacing CEO Mark Fields with another exec

But Ford's share price has sunk under Fields. Fields, 56, had been under pressure for the company's lagging stock price and lower-than-expected profits so far this year. The person spoke on conditio...

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Analyst Activity - Leerink Swann Reiterates Outperform on AstraZeneca plc (NYSE:AZN)

As per Friday, January 27, the company rating was maintained by Peel Hunt. Goldman Sachs Group Inc reissued a buy rating and set a GBX 6,800 ($87.78) price target on shares of Shire PLC in a report on...

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Bovis Homes Group plc (BVS) Upgraded to

Bovis Homes Group plc (BVS) Upgraded to "Buy" at Jefferies Group LLC

BNP Paribas reaffirmed an "outperform" rating and issued a GBX 270 ($3.49) target price on shares of Legal & General Group Plc in a research note on Monday, March 20th. Equities analysts forecast that...

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Coal Ministry ex-Secretary jailed for two years

Coal Ministry ex-Secretary jailed for two years

The court also imposed a fine of Rs10 million on Madhya Pradesh-based Kamal Sponge Steel and Power Ltd (KSSPL), which was allotted Thesgora-B/Rudrapuri coal block in the state. However, Chartered Acco...

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Iran imposes sanctions on nine USA firms, individuals

Iran imposes sanctions on nine USA firms, individuals

The US Treasury Department extended sanctions on Iran on Wednesday over concerns about its ballistic missile program. Under these sanctions, tucked into Section 1245 of the 2012 National Defence A...

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Rovio will release another Angry Birds movie in 2019

Rovio will release another Angry Birds movie in 2019

According to the report, the first Angry Birds movie, which released past year, earned about $350 million and boosted the sales of the Angry Birds game. John Cohen will produce, and Peter Ackerman i...

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Raytheon Enters Defense Tech Partnership With State-Owned Firm in Saudi Arabia

Raytheon Enters Defense Tech Partnership With State-Owned Firm in Saudi Arabia

The president began a two-day visit to Jerusalem on Monday after making a direct flight from Riyadh on what was believed to be the first open, direct flight to Israel from Saudi Arabia, The New York ...

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Avon Products, Inc. (AVP) Upgraded by Zacks Investment Research to "Hold"

The analysts, on average, are forecasting a $5.52 price target, but the stock is already up -4.83% from its recent lows. Cantab Prtnrs Llp holds 0% of its portfolio in Avon Products, Inc. 03/27/2015 -...

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Twitter leader laments social media role in Trump's election

Twitter leader laments social media role in Trump's election

Ironically that's how it was for decades until platform's like his came along. The commander in chief owes a lot to Twitter - and he has credited the microblogging platform for his victory in the ...

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Sensex Rises 106 Points; Second-line Stocks Suffer Heavy Selling

Sensex Rises 106 Points; Second-line Stocks Suffer Heavy Selling

The FMCG sector continued to remain buyers' fancy on the back of the GST Council fixing rates for most of the items last week. In the midcap and smallcap segments, the S&P BSE Midcap index slumped 1...

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Blackstone, Saudi's PIF plan $40 bln infrastructure investment fund (BX)

Blackstone, Saudi's PIF plan $40 bln infrastructure investment fund (BX)

We look forward to partnering with Blackstone , a recognized leader with a strong record of achievement across its extensive infrastructure projects. Saudi Arabia's King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud...

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'Hero's welcome' for missile developers in North Korea

'Hero's welcome' for missile developers in North Korea

The North has vowed to develop a missile mounted with a nuclear warhead that can strike the mainland United States. China is North Korea's biggest economic partner and source of diplomatic support a...

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BMW India Fastest To Pass On GST Benefits To Customers

BMW India Fastest To Pass On GST Benefits To Customers

During the session, the Assembly passed three bills, including the State Goods and Services Tax Bill , related to the compensation to local authorities and a bill on the existing laws to be repealed ...

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With hopes for peace uncertain, Trump to visit Israel

With hopes for peace uncertain, Trump to visit Israel

Trump's daughter Ivanka and son-in-law Jared Kushner, who are observant Jews, joined the president and his wife. The White House-driven effort is a sharp shift from the practice of previous USA admini...

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Donald Trump speaks with new South Korean president Moon Jae

Donald Trump speaks with new South Korean president Moon Jae

Moon Jae-in, who easily won South Korea's presidential election Tuesday, was the beneficiary of another popular backlash against a ruling establishment perceived as corrupt and out of touch. China con...

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