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Britain to help Saudi Arabia reform its oil-dependent economy

Britain to help Saudi Arabia reform its oil-dependent economy

The leader of Britain's main opposition Labour Party, Jeremy Corbyn, said May must put human rights and global law at the center of her talks with Saudi Arabia's government. May is visiting Saudi Ar...

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United Kingdom industrial production declines for second month

United Kingdom industrial production declines for second month

Factory output declined by 0.1%, against analysts' expectations of 0.3% growth. There was also a fifth consecutive month of negative growth in private industrial other new work, which decreased by...

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Chinese president Xi Jinping arrives in US for talks with Donald Trump

The two officials are also expected to discuss trade issues, especially the yawning gap that yearly sees vastly more Chinese exports to the United States than American goods being shipped to China, a ...

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China gold stocks soar after United States missile barrage on Syria

United States President Donald Trump called on "all civilised nations" to join the USA in seeking an end to the carnage in Syria, after he ordered the launch of a massive barrage of cruise missiles in...

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Bill to amend customs, excise Acts introduced in Lok Sabha

The Lok Sabha on Wednesday passed the much-awaited Central Goods and Services Tax (GST) Bill, Integrated GST Bill, Compensation GST Bill and Union Territory GST Bill 2017, after negating all the amend...

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Kremlin support for Assad not unconditional

Kremlin support for Assad not unconditional

Tuesday's attack in Khan Sheikhoun in Idlib province killed more than 80 people, including up to 30 children, according to the British-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights monitoring group. to su...

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Fox News anchor Bill O'Reilly loses ads over sex harassment claims

We had upcoming advertising spots on the show but are reallocating them due to the recent and disturbing allegations. "The O'Reilly Factor " is facing a growing advertiser revolt, as 12 companies...

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UK Industrial Output Falls; Visible Trade Gap At 5-Month High

UK Industrial Output Falls; Visible Trade Gap At 5-Month High

January's 0.4% decline was revised slightly upward, to a 0.3% drop. United Kingdom industrial production declined 0.7% for February compared with expectations of a 0.1% increase. Separate figures fr...

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BHP Billiton Plc (NYSE:BBL) Analyst Coverage

BHP Billiton Plc (NYSE:BBL) Analyst Coverage

The firm has a market capitalization of $98.88 billion, a P/E ratio of 39.87 and a beta of 1.22. One analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, five have assigned a hold rating and four have give...

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Wladimir Klitschko rips Anthony Joshua's muscles

Wladimir Klitschko rips Anthony Joshua's muscles

A win for Joshua, who would then be known as the lineal heavyweight in the world, could inspire Fury to train even harder and potentially set-up a massive redemption bid in the latter part of the year...

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Warren, McCain Reintroduce Modern Glass-Steagall Act

Warren, McCain Reintroduce Modern Glass-Steagall Act

Former Goldman Sachs Group Inc (GS.N) executive and White House adviser Gary Cohn shocked more than a few of his former Wall Street colleagues this week when he showed support for reinstating a Depr...

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India highways run dry after court liquor ban

As many as 207 of the 850 retail liquor outlets owned by the state government have since downed shutters from April 1 in compliance with the Supreme Court directive of December 2016. Leader of the opp...

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Christie Halts Payments To Amtrak, Calls For Inspection Following Penn Station Derailment

Christie Halts Payments To Amtrak, Calls For Inspection Following Penn Station Derailment

Inspectors found weak "timbers" on Track 9 before the issue led to a derailment during the morning commute, causing minor injuries to passengers and wreaking havoc on commuters, Amtrak president and...

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Trump, Xi to establish personal rapport during first summit

Trump, Xi to establish personal rapport during first summit

And there's no mystery over the agenda at Mar-a-Lago in Florida. Trump said he expected the meetings to focus most heavily on North Korea, but also trade. When Trump took office, many Chinese diss...

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Hyundai and Kia recall 1.2M cars for possible engine failure

Hyundai and Kia recall 1.2M cars for possible engine failure

The recall covers Hyundai's Sonata, Grandeur sedans and Kia's K5, K7 and Sportage models equipped with a 2-litre or 2.4-litre Theta 2 gasoline engine produced before August 2013. Korea's recall involv...

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RBI moves to take cash out of markets

RBI moves to take cash out of markets

Core inflation, which is consumer price index (CPI) minus food and fuel, is sticky at around five per cent, even as the headline CPI has fallen below four per cent, well within the target of RBI. Afte...

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UK Q1 House Price Growth Slowest Since 2013

UK Q1 House Price Growth Slowest Since 2013

Halifax housing economist Martin Ellis says: "A lengthy period of rapid house price growth has made it increasingly hard for many to purchase a home as income growth has failed to keep up, which appea...

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Goldberg clarifies his comments about being miserable and current WWE run

Goldberg clarifies his comments about being miserable and current WWE run

It's a odd world, man, and I'm happy to be living in it". "I did, I bought one on the way back from [Survivor Series in] Toronto because I worked my ass off". Goldberg has been unstoppable since retu...

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N Korea to deliver 'ruthless blow' if provoked by U.S.: envoy

Trump had told reporters on Air Force One that he would be focusing their talks on North Korea and trade. The other thing is North Korea. Donald Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping began a high-...

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ACCC to find out how fast NBN really is

ACCC to find out how fast NBN really is

If you want to sign up to have your broadband monitored - and have some data to justify your complaints - the ACCC will have sign-up information on its website soon. This information will assist c...

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Texting truck driver crashes into minibus, 13 dead, truck driver alive

Texting truck driver crashes into minibus, 13 dead, truck driver alive

One bus passenger remains hospitalized in serious but stable condition, according to the church. A witness says the driver of a pickup truck involved in a fatal crash with a church minibus confess...

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Trump, Xi meet again _ in shadow of missile strikes on Syria

Inside the luxurious resort Trump waxed lyrical that it was a "great honor" to host the Chinese leader, breaking the ice with a joke about his own dealmaking prowess. "The risk of a decline in support...

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Keystone XL pipeline gets green light from US State Department

Keystone XL pipeline gets green light from US State Department

Ricketts said in a statement posted on Twitter that the project would help his state. "We greatly appreciate President Trump's administration for reviewing and approving this important initiativ...

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Amtrak CEO: Christie vow to withhold funds won't solve issue

Amtrak President and CEO Wick Moorman says he has "every confidence that full service will resume tomorrow (Friday) morning" as fix work continued. An investigation found that track issues were behi...

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GST Bill revolutionary, hope it passes through consensus: Arun Jaitley

GST Bill revolutionary, hope it passes through consensus: Arun Jaitley

Replying to a debate on the four Bills in the Lok Sabha, he said all other taxes like entry tax in states will be removed once the GST is in place. "Before the constitutional amendment, under the ...

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German factory production posts strong monthly rise

German factory production posts strong monthly rise

The Economy Ministry reported on Thursday that booking advanced 3.4% during the reported month, following January's drop of 6.8% but falling behind analysts' expectations for a 3.5% increase. Nonethel...

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NKorea and trade two biggest issues for China summit

Speaking to reporters on his way to Florida, Trump said that the two main issues in the meeting would be North Korea's nuclear programme and trade with China. He told business leaders in Washington th...

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Police could ride in Tesla Model 3

It has been assigned a low target price of $48 and a high target price of $84. Johnson has an Underweight rating on Tesla shares, with what he calls a "grouchy" price target of $165, 45% low...

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Large Cap Electric Utilities: American Electric Power Company, Inc. (NYSE:AEP)

American Electric Power Company has a 52-week low of $57.89 and a 52-week high of $71.32. They noted that the move was a valuation call. Consensus earnings estimates are far from flawless, but they ar...

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Wall Street's 'Fearless Girl' Statue Likely to Stay, For Now

Wall Street's 'Fearless Girl' Statue Likely to Stay, For Now

The 4-foot-tall, pony-tailed statue of a girl with arms akimbo was supposed to be removed on April 2, but NY city officials announced on Sunday that it was extending its stay through February of nex...

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Trader's Buzzers Newmont Mining Corp (NYSE:NEM), Expedia Inc (NASDAQ:EXPE)

Bank of America Corp upgraded Newmont Mining Corp from a neutral rating to a buy rating in a report on Monday, November 28th. Using a scale from 0 to 100, a lower score would represent an undervalue...

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Co-operative Bank says received several bids in sale process

The 150-year old bank, now primarily owned by United States hedge funds, put itself up for sale in February after revealing a £1.5bn black hole in its balance sheet four years ago, from which it is st...

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Can't decide what to do with your tax refund? Split it

Can't decide what to do with your tax refund? Split it

The IRS said Tuesday it would start sending letters out this month to taxpayers whose longtime unpaid tax debts are being farmed out to authorized private debt collection firms. IRS Commissioner Joh...

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Why Ford's Electric Push in China Might Get Grounded

The vehicle will have a range of 450 km. "The time is right for Ford to expand our electrified auto lineup and investments in China", said Ford President and CEO Mark Fields. The battery support...

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Oil prices leap after US missile strike on Syria

Light sweet crude oil (WTI) futures went up 0.09 dollar or 0.17 percent to close at USD 51.60 a barrel at the New York-based commodity exchange NYMEX. USA production is seen as the biggest threat to...

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