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CBFC wants the Padmavati title to be modified as Padmavat

Joshi added that the producers and the director of the film are "completely in agreement" with the proposed modifications. A meeting is reportedly on the cards between the filmmakers and censor board officials in January. It earlier said the film cap...

South Korea to Tighten Bitcoin Exchange Rules Amid 'Speculative' Boom

Perhaps in response to the news, the cryptocurrency markets fell overnight, with Bitcoin slumping 10%. Following this news, the Bitcoin price has plunged by more than 11% in the past 24 hours and is now trading at $14375.70, according to CoinM...

Treasury Sect'y Steve Mnuchin Christmas is Horses

It was cleared by investigators around 8 p.m. Treasury Secretary nominee, Steven Mnuchin , testifies during his Senate Finance committee confirmation hearing on Capitol Hill, on January 19, 2017 in Washington, DC. "We have $50 million homes and we...

The Salvation Army to announce Tree of Lights Campaign progress

Over the course of an hour, Rep. Yaccarino joined a representative from The Salvation Army and participated in the time-honored tradition of ringing the bell as they greeted holiday shoppers. "If there's no one at those kettles, people don't give", M...

Coinbase Investigating Possible Insider Trading of Bitcoin Cash

Something similar happened yesterday when Coinbase finally added Bitcoin Cash to the platform. Coinbase was concerned that its own workers had exploited the shift towards Bitcoin Cash and away from Bitcoin after its price skyrocketed.

European Union to Investigate IKEA for Receiving 'Unfair Tax Advantages'

In particular, the Commission's focus will be on whether the acquisition price adequately reflects the contribution made by Inter IKEA Systems to the value of the franchise business and the level of interest deducted from Inter IKEA Systems' ...

Man with knife shot at Schiphol airport, taken into custody

The airport's crowded entrance plaza, where trains arrive underground to arrivals and departures halls, was briefly evacuated, Tom Goemans, a spokesman for Schiphol, said . A video purporting to show the man being carried away on a stretcher has eme...

SC among 10 least healthy states, new reports says

The study shows that Oklahoma has jumped nine spots, up to 36th in the nation, when it comes to the rate of tobacco users. MA got good marks in the report for having the highest concentration of mental health providers (547.3 per 100,000 populati...

Geminid Meteor Shower peaks next couple nights

According to NASA , meteor rates will be around 60 per hour. "It's best to be in a place where there's no city lights", they said. Meanwhile on the meteor shower front, the Geminids are known for the brightness of the individual meteors and their...

Mahira Khan bags 5th spot in Sexiest Asian Woman list

Full credit should be given to my genetics and optics. I feel grateful and am humbled. Reclaiming her lost position, Priyanka Chopra has once again topped the list of the "50 Sexist Asian Woman" beating co-star Deepika Padukone , who won the title...

Airlines Are Set to Make Even More Money Off Passengers in 2018

IATA noted that labour costs are now a larger expense item than fuel, comprising 30.9% of costs in 2018. While the momentum may moderate in 2018, e-commerce will likely help underpin global cargo growth. The group disclosed in Geneva, Switzerland t...

DC archdiocese sues transit agency over rejection of Christmas season ads

The ads featured a silhouette of the the three Magi and displayed the text "Find The Perfect Gift", the Archdiocese said in a statement announcing the lawsuit. In the summer of 2015, WMATA let Carafem, an abortion facility that styles itself as ...

Vermont unemployment in October steady at 2.9 percent

A surge in the number of Idahoans sixteen years of age and older either working or looking for work in October increased the pool of available workers for employment - and pushed the state's unemployment rate up to 2.9 percent, labor officials said.

China to celebrate Singles' Day with whopping shopping spree

The 2017 Singles Day sale is already over $3 billion ahead. Alibaba introduced the Single's Day shopping event in 2009. For this year's festival, Alibaba has employed a "new retail" strategy to bring together the online and offline shopping e...

JC Penney is a bright spot among nation's retailers

A good method of evaluating a public company's profitability is by taking a look at its Earnings per Share (EPS) performance. SG Americas Securities LLC grew its position in shares of J. Northcoast Research also issued estimates for J. C. Penney Comp...

Black Friday 2017: Best Buy deals on consoles and games

This list will be updated. The Best Buy Black Friday 2017 ad arrives earlier than expected. (Doors officially open at 5 p.m.) That's because there are several huge price cuts on things like consoles, which are sure to go fast. There's one big ben...

Tesla misses first major Model 3 goal in worst financial quarter ever

Big Picture: Tesla stock is falling as production of the Model 3 has been slow. Model 3 production delays mean postponed sales could exacerbate the company's cash burn, which Tesla estimated at $ 1 billion in the upcoming quarter. Results from el...

Winx storms to historic third consecutive Cox Plate win

She'll be recognised as one of the greatest horses to grace the Australian turf. And you know trying to compare one horse to another, they are always different animals at the end of the day, be but we are in the presence of greatness as you said.

Tesla reportedly made deal to open a manufacturing facility in Shanghai

The deal, which without a local partner likely won't negate China's 25 percent import tax, will still allow Tesla to reduce its production costs drastically, according to the report . It is pertinent to mention that Shanghai is the country's t...

Cavs confirm Richard Jefferson, Kay Felder trade to Atlanta

No agreement has been reached, but the Bucks and Jefferson, 37, have mutual interest in a possible deal once Jefferson clears waivers on Monday, league sources said. The Cavaliers also sent the Hawks $3 million but will save $12.8 million in luxu...

Amazon introduces a new discounted monthly Prime subscription price for students

Once the order is placed, the parent will receive a text or an email with the item, cost, shipping address and payment information. Amazon launched Households in 2015 in order to install more control over the ways people were sharing their Prim...

Dozens of homes destroyed in massive fires in California wine country

PHOTOS: Fires force evacuations in Napa, Calistoga areas At least two large fires are burning in the Napa area. Gov. Jerry Brown on Monday issued an emergency proclamation for Napa, Sonoma and Yuba counties after wildfires damaged infrastructu...

Solar PV grew faster than any other fuel in 2016: IEA

The IEA addressed the proposed tax plan, saying "the current uncertainty over proposed federal tax reforms, worldwide trade, and energy policies could have implications for the relative economics of renewables and alter their expansion over the f...

Boohoo.Com PLC (BOO) Receives "Buy" Rating from Liberum Capital

UBM plc is a business-to-business event organizer. Among 22 analysts covering SSE PLC ( LON:SSE ), 9 have Buy rating, 4 Sell and 9 Hold. Numis Securities reiterated a buy recommendation and gave a GBX 395 ($5.31) price objective on the stock of Int...

Britain Upset by Decision to Slap Tariff on Bombardier Jets

Bombardier and Northern Ireland's largest labor union Unite expressed their disappointment over the decision. Canada has expressed disappointment with the decision, with Minister of Foreign Affairs Chrystia Freeland calling it a move "aimed at elim...

'Dieselgate' scandal will cost Volkswagen billions more

Under the agreement, the company either has to buy back the affected cars or modify them to bring them into compliance with U.S. environmental laws. Shares in the company were down 1.27 percent on the news. While VW has worked to fix these cars, it...

Volkswagen slapped with new $3bn penalty over diesel emissions scandal

Under the agreement, the company either has to buy back the affected cars or modify them to bring them into compliance with United States environmental laws. "Four months later the US Justice Department said it had charged a former Audi manager wit...

Worldwide flight delays caused by glitchy check-in system

The problems were traced back to one software vendor, Amadeus, and its Amadeus Altea check-in software. Some airlines reported that they were affected by the glitch for a matter of minutes, though it was 3 1/2 hours before Amadeus was able to say...

Gadget maker Roku's stock soars after IPO raises $219M

Roku's S-1 filing revealed growing revenues, as well as a shift towards advertising-based income streams. The company is unprofitable and has amassed $244 million in losses since it was founded in 2002. The offering will raise $126 million in fu...

Trump says standard tax deductions would almost double under GOP plan

The broad outline, which is unlikely to be a complete picture on proposed tax policy, is expected to be released Wednesday after Republican members meet with Vice President Mike Pence to discuss the specifics. The plans come from the White House,...

Target to raise minimum wage to $15 by 2020

Target has 16 stores in the Charlotte metro area, and the company says it employs roughly 160 people per store. The new Target minimum wage is about 50% greater than the federal minimum hourly wage of $7.25 and matches the minimum wages in MA and...

Pound Sterling Eyes Retail Sales Data for Direction Mid-Week

Sterling surged even higher on Friday when Gertjan Vlieghe indicated there may need to be multiple interest rate hikes in the foreseeable future. According to CEBR's updated view of the United Kingdom economy in 2018, gains in manufacturing and a s...

Lydia Ko finishes third at Evian Championship

They each entered the final round tied for 11th, five shots back, but their five-under par 66s wound up wresting a share of the lead from faltering second-round leader Moriya Jutanugarn and Lydia Ko, both of whom bogeyed the 18th hole to fall to a ...

Equifax Failed to Apply Security Patch Available for Months, Leading to Hack

The FTC said Thursday that it was opening an investigation into how Equifax got hacked and 143 million Americans' personal information was either accessed or stolen. Schumer said Equifax's chief executive officer and board might need to resign if the...

Stanley Fischer resigns as vice chairman of the Federal Reserve

His unexpected departure adds to a leadership vacuum at the top of the Fed as it navigates a hard path. In a letter of resignation, Fischer said he was stepping down for unspecified " personal reasons " and cited the central bank's work to stabiliz...

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Bayer Shares Plummet Upon Verdict That Roundup Caused Man's Cancer

In a statement Tuesday, the company said it is disappointed with the jury's decision "but we continue to believe firmly that the science confirms glyphosate-based herbicides do...

Oil prices stable, supported by signs of emerging supply deficit

OPEC members and non-OPEC countries participating in the oil production cut deal will meet on March 17-18 in Baku, Azerbaijan, to review output curbs they've been implementing to...

Seven-seat Tesla Model Y revealed with 300-mile range

Still, the Model Y , like all Tesla's models, has already seen pre-production delays. He added that he believes the Model Y could account for up to 20% of Tesla's total sales wi...

Popular Dublin pizza place offer ANY PIZZA for €3.14 this week

Cheddar's Scratch Kitchen - Order a homemade chicken pot pie and get another to take home (and bake yourself) for free. Download the Blaze Pizza app before March 14 to get a c...

Canada's monthly job growth exceeds United States, stifles rate cut calls

Statistics Canada also reported that participation by women in the workforce was up. Only Red Deer at 4.7 per cent had a lower unemployment rate among this province's regions. A...

Tesla's third generation Supercharger cuts down charging times by half

V3 is a completely new architecture for Supercharging . It's called the V3 Supercharger, and it can support up to 250kW per vehicle , from a cabinet that's rated at 1MW. At launch...

Trump Pushes for China Deal to Fuel Market Rally

WALL STREET: Health care and technology companies helped lift USA stocks, breaking a three-day losing streak for the Standard & Poor's 500 index and giving the benchmark index its...

Victoria's Secret store closures planned in Canada, U.S.

In recent years, sales have slipped and the brand has struggeld to resonate with shifting consumer demands. A drop in sales of 3 per cent over the Christmas period, combined with...

YouTube Being Used By Pedophiles In Plain Sight In Comments Under Video

The shocking video has been edited in between the Nintendo game Splatoon and the man Filthy Frank a YouTuber says "Remember, kids, sideways for attention, longways for results". Th...

OPEC cuts 2019 oil demand forecast on global slowdown

The U.S. administration reimposed sanctions against the Islamic Republic's oil exports in November in a bid to ramp up pressure against Tehran's nuclear program, but extended waive...

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Wilson-Raybould resignation from cabinet long overdue

Wilson-Raybould resignation from cabinet long overdue

Former attorney general of Canada Jody Wilson-Raybould is pictured during question period in the House of Commons on February 12, 2018. Jane Philpott, MP for Markham-Stouffville...

Amazon invests in self-driving auto startup Aurora

Amazon invests in self-driving auto startup Aurora

The round reportedly gives Aurora a valuation north of $2.5 billion, making it one of the most valuable independent players in the autonomous driving market. The new company does...

Canada announces $53M in aid to people of Venezuela

Canada announces $53M in aid to people of Venezuela

It lands amid a political standoff between Venezuelan opposition leader Juan Guaido, who asked for the global assistance, and President Nicolas Maduro , who rejects it as part ...

China trade talks going well, will meet Xi in near future

China trade talks going well, will meet Xi in near future

If the two sides can not reach an agreement by 1 March, the USA has said it will increase the tariff rate from 10% to 25% on Chinese goods worth an estimated $200bn. Mr. Trump ...

Venezuela: President Maduro ready for talks with opposition, says Russian agency

Venezuela: President Maduro ready for talks with opposition, says Russian agency

Guaido is being targeted by Venezuelan Supreme Court. He was deposed for less than 48 hours until overwhelming popular support and loyalists in the military helped return him to po...