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No question of going back on demonetisation: Jaitley

Jaitley said the government had said that the decommissioned notes would be replaced with Rs 500 and Rs 2,000 notes, several ATMs are now dispensing the new notes. The Minister urged the political parties and states to support the move as it will boo...

United aims at budget travelers with 'Basic Economy' fares

The airline is conducting a long-term review of its fleet plan, executives said. Passengers in Basic Economy will be able to bring a small personal item on-board and store it under the seat. "Importantly", he said, "even at the 57 per month rate, we ...

Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd.

The average numbers of shares are traded in a security per day, during the recent 3-month period. Teva , the world's biggest generic drugmaker, was forecast to earn $1.28 excluding one-off items on revenue of $5.7 billion, according to Thomson Reu...

Dry ATMs testing patience of commoners

At the same time, bank branches were closed for the day today on the occasion of Guru Nanak Jayanti aka Guru Poornima, which directed commoners to nearest ATMs. The steps would ensure that members of the public don't have to visit the bank a few time...

Singles Day fatigue? Researchers note declining interest

Named for the repeated digit 1 in the date November 11, China's Singles' Day this year shifted more goods than Black Friday and Cyber Monday in the United States combined, easily exceeding the $11.1 billion (10.2 billion euros) U.S. Fung Global exp...

Miguel Layun scores for Mexico vs Team USA

It has hosted four consecutive USA v Mexico World Cup qualifiers, with the United States winning each 2-0. In the second rotation of World Cup qualifiers on Tuesday, Honduras hosts Trinidad and Tobago , Costa Rica welcomes the United State...

Chinese ship opens new trade route via Pakistani port

Parts of a multi-billion-dollar trade route between Pakistan and China have opened, with the first commerce Chinese commerce caravan. Starting its journey from Kashgar, the trade cargo reached Gwadar safely from Gilgit-Baltistan after travelling thro...

Mexican peso tumbles to all-time low

Meanwhile, the euro rallied to its highest level in two-months, climbing 1.8 per cent to $1.1225. That has helped the dollar recover its poise following earlier losses when Trump's victory became increasingly likely. The dollar reversed an early di...

Oil rebounds after shock Trump victory for USA presidency

OPEC said its 14 members produced a total of 33.64 million barrels a day , increasing its September production by 236,000 barrels. In my opinion, this is a bearish forecast because the IEA clearly states that if there is no firm agreement in A...

Alibaba processed US$5 billion in the first hour of Singles' Day

The unofficial holiday began at Nanjing University during the 1990s but it has spread across China. As Single's Day, the world's largest online shopping festival, approaches, Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba Group Holding Ltd. That doesn't include ...

No charges against Clinton after new email review — Federal Bureau of Investigation chief

After all, poll tightening is normal at the end of presidential races. The decision comes just a week after a scandal erupted when Comey announced the FBI was investigating thousands of emails found on a computer belonging to top Clinton aide Huma ...

Fed leaves key rate unchanged but hints at upcoming hike

The Fed's interest rate-setting committee released its statement on Wednesday, saying that rates will be unchanged for this month. Now: The Fed now simply needs just "some" additional evidence that the economy is improving: The Fed "judges that t...

Markets Right Now: Indexes Inch Higher in Early US Trading

The Dow Jones industrial average lost 15 points, or 0.1%, 17,916 as of 6:45 a.m. PDT. After the key jobs report showed a slight decline in the unemployment rate and an increase in wages, stocks spent much of the day in the green before the sentimen...

USA ready to hack Kremlin if Russian Federation interferes with presidential election

They have also made it clear to Russian Federation that efforts to manipulate either the voting or vote counting process would be treated with the utmost seriousness. The senior USA intelligence official said that, if Russia initiated a significant c...

Chrysler a no-show for FCA in October

The hot-selling Jeep brand cooled a bit in October, as sales fell 6.6 percent. But General Motors' sales fell 2 percent, Toyota's sales were down 9 percent and Fiat Chrysler's sales dropped 10 percent. 2 US automaker said in a statement. Cy...

Bible Bashing: Trump and Clinton Clash at Catholic White Tie Dinner

During an appearance on The Talk on Thursday, Chelsea Clinton was asked if she had a response to Donald Trump calling her mother a "nasty woman" during the third presidential debate - and she immediately gave an answer Hillary Clinton would be ...

Dollar near 3-month high vs yen, boosted by United States bond yields

Sterling eased 0.3 per cent to $1.2210, but remained above an 18-day low of $1.2082 plumbed on Tuesday. "The stronger (gross domestic data) print in the United Kingdom has given further weight to speculation that the BoE will not provide further st...

Police oust oil pipeline protesters from private land

And even though the new camp was cleared, Running Crane isn't anxious. The chairman of the tribe, Dave Archambault II, called on the Department of Justice to investigate what he called the "overall militarization of law enforcement response" in a let...

Samsung Note 7 recall in USA expands to replacement phones

NZ Post spokeswoman Clare Pasley said it had arrangements in place with retailers to package and label Note 7s so they could be safely picked up by its couriers. Samsung had already cut its third-quarter profit forecast by £1.9 billion earlier this ...

China set to hit steel, coal capacity-cut targets early

But unlike coking coal which is expected to remain supported by a severe supply shortage in China even as the government moves to tackle overcapacity, the supply of iron ore may remain high. China is the world's largest consumer of coal. CHINA wi...

TW survey: Trump's candidacy pushing agents, clients to shun his hotels

Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump arrives for a rally at the Norris-Penrose Event Center in Colorado Springs, Colorado on October 18, 2016. "At Trump Hotels , we are exceeding all targets across a variety of metrics, including group boo...

Texans Head to Polls on Monday as Early Voting Begins

Almost 48,000 voters in Orange County and more than 20,000 in Seminole had cast ballots by mail through Friday afternoon. Early voting kicked off this morning in MA with cities and towns reporting a strong turnout, no glitches, and swarms of v...

Government Unveils UDAN, Fares Capped At Rs 2500 For 1-Hour Flights

The airline operator flying under the scheme will have to provide half the seats of the flight-minimum of nine and maximum of 40-in fixed-wing aircraft at a price lower than the specified cap for that sector. "I think by January, we should be able to...

State unemployment rate rises to 4

The state's labor force participation rate was 65.4 percent, which also topped the national average of 62.9 percent. The unemployment rate is derived from a federal survey of 5,500 households in the state. Leisure and hospitality posted gains, adding...

North Carolina Democrats sue to extend voter registration deadline

SC extended its registration deadline due to Matthew from October 7 to October 11. The state's Republican Party responded to the Democrats' lawsuit. North Carolina residents can still register and cast ballots during the early-voting period that be...

Tesla equipping cars to drive completely on their own

Tesla on Wednesday announced its entire vehicle lineup will be built with the necessary hardware for full self-driving, including the Model 3, Model S , and Model X. Here is where the snag comes in. The AutoPilot feature supports adaptive cruis...

Obama tells Trump to 'stop whining'

The president also accused Trump of showering praise and modeling his policies on Russian President Vladimir Putin to a degree that is “unprecedented in American politics.”. The businessman-turned-politician has claimed the 8 November election will...

Stock's Earning Overview: Abbott Laboratories (NYSE:ABT)

The difference between actual earnings and estimated earnings was $0.02 per share. Other equities analysts also recently issued research reports about the company. The stock was sold at an average price of $41.71, for a total transaction of...

UN Security Council strongly condemns N.Korea failed missile launch

A defence ministry spokesman confirmed the missile exploded soon after lift-off, in the very initial stage of the launch. North Korea has increased its opposition to military exercises and has launched more than 20 missiles and two nuclear tests ...

Jungle camp teenagers arrive in United Kingdom from Calais

A candlelit vigil is to be held in Edinburgh in solidarity with and children from the Calais " Jungle " camp. "The churches have been right at the heart of this in saying that this is something we need to do, as Christian people welcoming the stran...

Wall Street set to open lower as weak China data weighs

FALLOUT: Miners and other companies that make basic materials fell the most in early trading. Asian stocks fell, led by Hong Kong equities, after China's exports unexpectedly declined. Wells Fargo lost 57 cents, or 1.3 percent, to $44.75 after it sai...

Thailand's King Bhumibol Adulyadej dies at 88

Thailand's King Bhumibol Adulyadej, who was the world's longest-reigning monarch, died in hospital on Thursday, the palace said in an announcement. Born in 1927 in Cambridge, Massachusetts, where his father, Prince Mahidol, was studying medicine, K...

Donald Trump Says He's 'Embarrassed' by Vulgar 2005 Tape During Debate

Women across the world are sharing their stories of sexual assault after Canadian author and social media blogger Kelly Oxford started a trend Friday evening. Well, it's more at Hillary's husband, Bill. Trump has a long history of making lewd a...

ArcelorMittal Gets Boost After EC Slaps Tariffs on Chinese Steel Imports

European Union steel producers have been pushing for this saying there is a flood of products being sold in Europe for less than they cost to make, due to Chinese overcapacity - something which is known as dumping. Twelve more investigations are ongo...

IMF leader cites 'historic milestone' for China

But at the very least, Beijing can say it has won a hard-fought battle to have its currency recognized by the International Monetary Fund, which rejected its application to SDR in 2010. Yet the yuan's SDR entry is not where it ends. She added t...

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P&G to acquire Merck KGaA consumer health unit

The deal comprises the Consumer Health business across 44 countries, including more than 900 products and two Consumer Health-managed production sites in Spittal, Austria, and Go...

Continuing demand for stricter gun laws, local students plan Friday walkout

When students across the Bay Area walked of class last month to protest gun violence, the spotlight turned on Los Gatos where a pupil got a failing grade after she joined her peers...

FM Arun Jaitley: No cash crunch in India, temporary shortage being tackled

The Centre and the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) have stepped in to tackle the shortage of cash in several states. "We are facing a situation similar to the government had scrapp...

Jets ready for tougher test as series shifts to Minnesota

Fighting pucks all night, Hellebuyck was pulled for Steve Mason at the second intermission. Mikko Koivu and Nick Seeler each had two assists and Dubnyk made 29 saves, keeping the c...

Trump's personal attorney can't seem to keep his lies straight

Prosecutors said the investigation focuses on Cohen's "own business dealings" rather than his work as an attorney. Agents also sought records on Cohen's taxi business, CNN rep...

Martin Sorrell rejects 'allegations of financial impropriety' as WPP confirms investigation

The investigation into the undisclosed personal misconduct allegation is ongoing, said WPP's Buchanan Communications in a statement. The allegations about Sir Martin, 73, were ...

Police say 4 wounded at YouTube HQ shooting, suspect dead

A spokesman for San Francisco General Hospital said it received three patients. A source told ABC7 News' Vic Lee there was one, female shooter and that officials are clearing roo...

Uber confirmed that it's selling its Southeast Asia business to rival Grab

Beyond its auto and taxi-hailing services, the company also has a payments platform called GrabPay and recently launched a financial services platform. "The answer is no". "One ...

Air India's direct flight to Israel begins today

Netanyahu first suggested in January that the route could pass over Saudi Arabia but Riyadh has no official ties with Tel Aviv and Israel's national carrier El Al now takes a de...

United gives $US10,000 travel voucher to 'bumped' passenger

Her original flight from Reagan National Airport to Austin was canceled because of the winter snowstorm, as were thousands of other flights across the country, so she rebooked on t...

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Amazon could buy Toys

Amazon could buy Toys "R" Us stores

Operating under the assumption that the majority of parents will continue to buy toys for birthdays and holidays, Lennett estimates that the organic decline for the total USA toy ...

Claire's blames its bankruptcy on dying shopping malls

Claire's blames its bankruptcy on dying shopping malls

Claire's filed for bankruptcy in DE on Monday with a pre-negotiated restructuring agreement seeking to rework almost $2 billion in obligations. The company, which has been pie...

Technical issue causes huge delays at Sydney Airport

Technical issue causes huge delays at Sydney Airport

Jetstar expects all their flights will be back on schedule by midday, after its morning flights were delayed by an hour on average. A security incident is causing significant del...

USA crude stocks rise less than expected

USA crude stocks rise less than expected

U.S. oil product stockpiles fell last week despite a sharp rise in the country's imports of crude and a large increase in domestic output. Oil drew support as the USA dollar ...

Dwyane Wade delights students at Stoneman Douglas High School with surprise visit

Dwyane Wade delights students at Stoneman Douglas High School with surprise visit

DeVos said the possible program has been "mischaracterized" and said it would not be mandatory for all schools. "It's a tough time for a lot of families in Parkland", Wade said. ...