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BJP stakes claim to form govt, Ibobi to resign by tomorrow

BJP stakes claim to form govt, Ibobi to resign by tomorrow

He went to the Raj Bhawan with BJP leaders and assured support to the BJP when they form the government in the state. Speaking to media here, Heptulla stated that she is a "straightforward person" a...

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RBI gift to nation on Holi: Removes limit on cash withdrawal

RBI gift to nation on Holi: Removes limit on cash withdrawal

In February the RBI had raised the weekly withdrawal limit per account to Rs.50,000 from Rs.24,000. Arun Jaitley answered a question in parliament and said that it was hard to provide an exact figure ...

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Intel to buy former Tesla Autopilot partner MobilEye for $15.3 billion

Intel to buy former Tesla Autopilot partner MobilEye for $15.3 billion

Intel on Monday morning confirmed earlier reports that it will acquire Jerusalem-based self-driving technology company Mobileye for $63.54 a share, or $15.3 billion in total. Other high-profile d...

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Years Ago The First Girl Scouts Meeting Was Held In Savannah

Years Ago The First Girl Scouts Meeting Was Held In Savannah

The Girl Scouts team, calling themselves the "The Troopers", bet the Apothecarium medical marijuana dispensary that they could raise more money for K2C than the dispensary could. Girl scout day is tom...

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Intel's $15 billion deal races across social media

Intel's $15 billion deal races across social media

This is not the first time an Israel based computer vision company is in the news. The company received an investment of $130 million from Goldman Sachs in 2007. It will be led by company chairman Amn...

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Telangana Budget Sessions 2017

Telangana Budget Sessions 2017

Replying to a query on Public Debt Outstanding, he said it was a total of Rs 93,115.16 crores in 2015-16, Rs 1,14,813.82 crores in RE (Revised Estimates) of 2016-17 and Rs 1,40,523.17 crores in Budget...

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FA Cup semi-finals: Huge boost for Arsenal's chances of glory?

FA Cup semi-finals: Huge boost for Arsenal's chances of glory?

Antonio Conte's men dispatched Manchester United at Stamford Bridge, courtesy of N'Golo Kante's superb strike. The semi-final fixtures will take place at Wembley on April 22 and 23. Manchester City ...

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Bill Ackman sells Valeant stake, to step down from board

Bill Ackman sells Valeant stake, to step down from board

Valeant Pharmaceuticals Intl Inc (NYSE:VRX) is now tied for the eighth highest rated stock in the BNL Research Platform with a score of 88. The fact that VRX stock fell in light of these catalysts ...

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Backlash against Wall Street 'banker' as Fearless Girl photo goes viral

Backlash against Wall Street 'banker' as Fearless Girl photo goes viral

The incident took place the day after International Women's Day on Wednesday, not long after the statue's installation. Since making her photo public, it has gone viral - with nearly 13,000 shares, ...

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Minneapolis whacks Surdyk's for flaunting Sunday liquor law

Minneapolis whacks Surdyk's for flaunting Sunday liquor law

The Minneapolis license division slapped Jim Surdyk with a $2,000 fine and a 30-day license suspension for not waiting until the new state law takes effect to begin selling on Sundays. "I mean, we're ...

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Trump Voters Would Be Among Biggest Losers in Republicans' Obamacare Replacement Plan

Trump Voters Would Be Among Biggest Losers in Republicans' Obamacare Replacement Plan

Chamber of Commerce (for) to the Koch-brothers-backed Americans for Prosperity (against) - will likely spend millions on ads to sway public opinion. Doing so has proven more hard than may have been ex...

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US Government Bonds Tick Lower Ahead of Fed Meeting

US Government Bonds Tick Lower Ahead of Fed Meeting

The Taylor Rule, developed by Stanford economist John Taylor, is a mathematical formula that seeks to target the fed funds rate using the current inflation rate and real GDP. They claimed they would r...

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Misys and D+H to Merge via PE Firm

Misys and D+H to Merge via PE Firm

Since then, Vista has been considering alternative plans for Misys . The combination will bring together D+H's "depth in North America and leadership" and Misys's "strong market position in Europ...

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Emissions review expected to be announced by Trump

Emissions review expected to be announced by Trump

This will be his first visit to the state as President. The news agency's sources said the administration had made a decision to review the 2022 to 2025 vehicle emissions rules, retained in the fina...

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Rent falls for the first time since late 2010

Rent falls for the first time since late 2010

This is the first drop since November 2010. The reason? Well, the folks at Countrywide reckon it's down to a recent increase in the number of rental properties available in London, which is partly d...

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Gordmans to liquidate under bankruptcy

Gordmans to liquidate under bankruptcy

Liquidation usually leads to store closings but the president and CEO of Gordmans says all stores will operate as usual until further notice. In its filings, the company said that it would close all...

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Zacks Investment Research Upgrades H & R Block Inc (HRB) to "Hold"

Finally, Oppenheimer Holdings Inc. reissued a "market perform" rating on shares of H & R Block in a research report on Friday, December 9th. Whereas 4 of them predict the stock is a hold. H&R Block, I...

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Thai central bank chief says not anxious if Fed raises U.S. rates

The Treasury bond sell-off came ahead of the February jobs report due out on Friday, which is expected to show that the United States economy added 200,000 jobs last month. Analysts feel the Fed will ...

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President Trump aides defend GOP health care bill

President Trump aides defend GOP health care bill

Several of Trump's lieutenants and chief supporters in Congress took to the Sunday talk shows to downplay the upcoming CBO "score", which will also project how many people would gain - or lose - healt...

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SSE to raise electricity prices next month

SSE to raise electricity prices next month

The Company's segments include Networks, which consists of electricity distribution, electricity transmission and gas distribution; Retail, which consists of energy supply, enterprise and energy-relat...

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Amec Foster Wheeler, EDF Energy, Extend Contract

Amec Foster Wheeler, EDF Energy, Extend Contract

Amec Foster's share price was more than 17% up in early trading on the FTSE 250 while Wood Group's stock was nearly 8% higher. If the deal is approved, Mr Marchant will continue as chairman of ...

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Colorado's unemployment rate is lowest since 2001

Colorado's unemployment rate is lowest since 2001

Labor force and unemployment data is available at http://www.maine.gov/labor/cwri/laus1.html . Unemployment rates fell in five states, while the rates in Arkansas and OR fell to the lowest on recor...

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Large Outflow of Money Witnessed in Vail Resorts, Inc

Large Outflow of Money Witnessed in Vail Resorts, Inc

Looking ahead to earnings forecasts, for the running fiscal period, Wall Street analysts have anticipated that the company will report -0.33 earnings per share. According to Thomson Reuters, sell-side...

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Iceland to end capital controls from 2008 financial crisis

Iceland to end capital controls from 2008 financial crisis

Reykjavik broke off negotiations on European Union membership, nationalized three major banks and defaulted on $85 billion in loans. "Capital (Other OTC: CGHC - news ) controls on the country's i...

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Yahoo Outlines Leadership Plan Following Verizon Deal

Yahoo Outlines Leadership Plan Following Verizon Deal

She will still receive a severance package worth approximately $23 million. Current board member, Thomas J. McInerney , who chairs Yahoo!'s strategic review committee, will become the CEO of the ...

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Attorney General Jeff Sessions Calls For Resignations Of 46 US Attorneys

The call for the US attorneys to resign came just two days after a trio of government watchdogs - including CREW - sent a letter to Bharara's office asking for an investigation of whether Trump was ...

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Old-time extremist 'Carlos the Jackal' back on Paris trial

Old-time extremist 'Carlos the Jackal' back on Paris trial

Georges Holleaux, a lawyer representing the two widows of the dead men and 16 other people affected, said they relished the chance to finally see Carlos in court. Born in Venezuela, he was considered ...

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CRA website back online after potential security risk caused shutdown

CRA website back online after potential security risk caused shutdown

The agency had shut down some services Friday at around 2 p.m. ET after discovering a potential security risk. Canadians planning to file their taxes online could face difficulties as the threat of ...

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Many questions abound on GOP health care

Many questions abound on GOP health care

Butterfield serves on the Energy and Commerce Committee. How many might lose coverage under the new plan? Sen. Tom Cotton, a conservative Republican from Arkansas, issued a stern warning to his ...

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USA gained 235000 jobs in February

USA gained 235000 jobs in February

Cccording to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, last month was the second-warmest February on record in the contiguous 48 U.S. states, with an average temperature of 41 degrees Fahre...

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Vodafone to bring thousands of call centre jobs back to United Kingdom soil

Vodafone to bring thousands of call centre jobs back to United Kingdom soil

It plans to create roughly 800 jobs at its customer service centre in Manchester, 150 roles in Newark, hire 150 people in Stoke, and the firm is seeking 100 recruits at Vodafone's Glasgow hub. Vodafon...

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Brexit button: UK MPs prepare for key vote on bill

Then after a court battle, the UK's Supreme Court ruled in January that Parliament must be consulted before Article 50 is invoked, a decision that paved the way for the Brexit bill now making its way ...

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NK ready to conduct nuclear test at any time: Seoul

NK ready to conduct nuclear test at any time: Seoul

Kim predicted an overall re-examination of the THAAD deployment decision in the political arena, forecasting that distorted local media reports on the US missile defense system would be changed. Beiji...

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Amec Foster Wheeler Shares Top Stoxx 600 After Wood Group Takeover

Amec Foster Wheeler Shares Top Stoxx 600 After Wood Group Takeover

Loss-making Amec was seen as vulnerable to a takeover. Amec Foster's share price was more than 17% up in early trading on the FTSE 250 while Wood Group's stock was nearly 8% higher. In a separate st...

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Flights canceled at Berlin airports as ground crews start 25-hour strike

Flights canceled at Berlin airports as ground crews start 25-hour strike

The strike by ground staff, who want an increase in their hourly pay to 12 euros ($12.71) from 11 euros, is due to run for 25 hours from 0400 local time (0300 GMT) on Friday. Verdi, the union repres...

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