Friday October 20-th, 2017

Idea slashes rates by up to 67%, matches Airtel Idea slashes rates by up to 67%, matches Airtel

Bharati Airtel Director Ajai Puri said in a statement that, Added data benefits on monthly packs will boost data consumption amongst existing users by offering more value and sachet Packs will drive affordability and help bring first-time users onlin...

Justice Department investigating Fiat-Chrysler for inflating sales numbers Justice Department investigating Fiat-Chrysler for inflating sales numbers

Government investigations related to the suit. FCA, in a statement Monday, said it will "cooperate fully" with a Securities and Exchange Commission investigation into its "reporting of vehicle unit sales to end customers". The investigations mark...

Is Donald Trump Proposing Privatizing The VA?

Supreme Court, where a vacancy left by the death of conservative Antonin Scalia remains unfilled. But with real estate mogul Donald Trump running on an anti-trade, populist platform - while sporting sky-high unpopularity ratings - many bankers and ...

Uber reaches 2 billion rides Uber reaches 2 billion rides

As their reward for hitting the milestone, all 147 riders and drivers will receive $450 - since Uber is now in 450 cities around the world. Uber completed its first ride in 2010 and hit the 1 billion ride mark on Christmas Eve in London pre...

Attacker's uncle: he was radicalized in 2 weeks

The Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) earlier said that no Filipino was reported injured when armed men drove a truck at full speed through a crowd gathered to watch the fireworks display for Bastille Day, the French Independence Day. Lahouaiej-B...

Nintendo Shares Rise Another 16% Due to Pokemon Go

The app now also asks, as many apps do, if the user would like Go to send them notifications, though the app does not immediately specify what those notifications will concern. A study by mobile app intelligence firm Sensor Tower revealed that th...

ExxonMobil bids $2.2 bln for InterOil, may spark bidding war ExxonMobil bids $2.2 bln for InterOil, may spark bidding war

Oil Search holds a key stake in Papua New Guinea's LNG sector and touts itself as a company with a potential for capital and resource growth. Oil Search said in a statement: "The parties are in active dialogue and have the flexibility to submit ...

Line Corporation Public Offering is Highest-Valued Tech IPO This Year

One success story doesn't make a trend, but two in a row is a start. Line is the fifth tech company to go public this year. With its offering, LINE was able to raise more than $1.3 billion between its offering on the NYSE and its offering in ...

Commission deems Russian Federation guilty of Sochi doping cover-ups Commission deems Russian Federation guilty of Sochi doping cover-ups

An independent commission led by Canadian law professor Richard McLaren presented a report accusing Russian Federation of having run a state-sponsored doping program. In total violation of the WADA International Standard for Laboratories ('ISL') all ...

Erdogan says Turkey should avoid delay in using death penalty Erdogan says Turkey should avoid delay in using death penalty

It wasn't immediately clear what role, if any, Yazici played in the attempted coup. They also underestimated Erdogan's ability to rally the crowds, his appeal for supporters to take to the streets bringing people out in Istanbul , Ankara and els...

Life after Brexit: Liam Fox attempts to save the UK's economy

The EU "must realize the British public have made it clear where they stand on regaining control of our borders", Davis, who was appointed last week, said in an interview with the Mail on Sunday newspaper. Mr Davis has also reasserted his belief th...

US stocks open higher, set to extend record climb

Overall, the news from corporate America is not expected to be good, with analysts estimating S&P 500 company profits will be down 5.2% overall from a year earlier. Stocks are opening solidly higher on Wall Street, putting the market on track for a...

Bharti Airtel reduces 3G, 4G data rates giving 67 percent data benefit Bharti Airtel reduces 3G, 4G data rates giving 67 percent data benefit

With this new scheme, the users can get upto 45 percent more data benefits on data packs below 1 GB. Idea Cellular has become the first telecom operator in India to slash data price for the company's post-paid users - this year. Idea users will n...

Japan's Softbank to acquire Britain's ARM for $31B Japan's Softbank to acquire Britain's ARM for $31B

ARM Holdings , Britain's most successful technology company, is to be sold to Japan's SoftBank for £23.4bn, according to reports. That's a premium of about $10bn over ARM's market capitalisation. The company which was a spin-off of Acorn which wa...

Trump introduces Pence as VP

Trump spent more time talking about himself, "crooked" Hillary Clinton and standard policy positions than he did praising running mate Mike Pence in a almost 30-minute introduction. "Pence has been no economic leader or friend to the American worke...

G.M.O. Labeling Bill Moves Forward In Senate

WASHINGTON (AP) - Food packages nationwide would for the first time be required to carry labels listing genetically modified ingredients under legislation the Senate backed Thursday. In January, Campbell was the first major food company to announ...

JPMorgan Shares Rise After Earnings Beat Analyst Expectations

Shares of the company rose more than 2 percent in the early trading. As of March 31, the company reported having 182,000 jobs on a full-time equivalent basis to the Federal Deposit Insurance Corp., about 6,000 fewer than in March 2015 with the comp...

JPMorgan Chase Posts Profit That Beats Estimates

Crucially, loan growth exceeded 10% thanks to double-digit growth in residential and commercial real-estate loans. Low interest rates buoyed its consumer and community banking unit, with home-buyers filling out more applications for mortgages.

Turkish people 'played biggest part in blocking coup'

Late on Friday, Turkish authorities said that an attempted coup is taking place in the country. The official said Sunday that Gen. Bekir Ercan Van, 10 other soldiers and one police officer from the Incirlik base are detained for their role in t...

UK Conservative Party votes on 2 PM candidates UK Conservative Party votes on 2 PM candidates

The Maidenhead MP and Home Secretary topped the second ballot among Tory MPs today, picking up 199 of the votes cast. The candidate with the least support will be eliminated and the other two will campaign around the country to win the votes of...

Droitwich MP Nigel Huddleston 'very pleased' Theresa May is the new PM Droitwich MP Nigel Huddleston 'very pleased' Theresa May is the new PM

On behalf of the parish community, the Vicar congratulated Mrs May, "as she prepares to take up the daunting responsibilities before her". Mrs May has become only the second female Prime Minister in the country's history. She also promised to preside...

WWE Releases Statement On Brock Lesnar's Failed Drug Test

After learning that Brock Lesnar had potentially failed an out-of-competition United States Anti-Doping Agency ( USADA ) test administered on June 28, Mark Hunt was obviously furious. "The cheaters get a slap on the wrist and walk off", Hunt told...

Pokemon Go released in the UK

Priced at $35, the device vibrates for gamers to simply press a button to capture a nearby Pokemon . As for " Pokemon Go " itself, former Google unit Niantic of the USA led development and is distributing the game. German police say they've ar...

European Union hopes PCA's ruling helps with East Sea dispute settlemen European Union hopes PCA's ruling helps with East Sea dispute settlemen

China, which had already vowed to ignore Tuesday's verdict by the UN-backed tribunal in The Hague, responded with another firm warning that it was in no mood to back down. That is, if the threat level is deemed high enough, he said. The Philippines...

Majority of Britons oppose second referendum on EU exit Majority of Britons oppose second referendum on EU exit

Labour's National Executive Committee has decided that members who joined after January 12 this year will not automatically be eligible to vote in the leadership election. Speaking at the launch of his campaign to replace Jeremy Corbyn , he said he...

Pokemon Go: everything you need to know about the new craze Pokemon Go: everything you need to know about the new craze

Pokemon GO is, by the looks of things, the biggest phenomenon in mobile game history. According to reports, the success of the copy and a strong demand from users forced local gaming sites to multiply the capacity of their servers by 10 times.

Funeral for slain Dallas Police Sgt. Michael Smith

The special ceremony will take place at 2:30pm. A private funeral was held on Wednesday afternoon in Corsicana. Police officers from across Texas and the USA joined the family and friends of Dallas police officer Lorne Ahrens on Wednesday to ce...

Tokyo stocks extend global rally in early trade Tokyo stocks extend global rally in early trade

The Nasdaq declined 4.47 points, or 0.1%, to finish at 5,029.59, for a weekly gain of 1.5%. However, silver prices have maintained their upward trajectory thanks to a combination of supply shortages, higher industrial demand and technical trading.

Goats, Cannibalism and Sadistic Nurses: The Insults Of Britain's New Top Diplomat Goats, Cannibalism and Sadistic Nurses: The Insults Of Britain's New Top Diplomat

During the referendum campaign, Johnson chose to enter a British magazine's competition for an offensive poem about Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan. Johnson had hoped to become British prime minister but saw his dream fade amid Conservative ...

Donald Trump changes campaign logo after being mocked online

Before introducing Pence, Trump said Middle East is more "unstable than ever", and faulted President Barack Obama and his policies. "On the world stage, Donald Trump will lead from strength, will rebuild the arsenal of democracy, stand with our a...

Craig Sager's Emotional Acceptance Speech at 2016 ESPYs Craig Sager's Emotional Acceptance Speech at 2016 ESPYs

Perhaps, it's my life coming full circle. He finished up the speech with these moving words. "To everybody out there, we are making progress - incredible progress", Sager said "... As Sager was honored at Wednesday night's ESPY Awards in Los An...

Pokemon Go India Launch Unlikely to Happen Anytime Soon Pokemon Go India Launch Unlikely to Happen Anytime Soon

Privacy: To play the game, users must allow the app to access other applications, such as maps and camera apps. Nevertheless, the app numbers are blasting any app phenomenon that was released previously. Plus catch enough Pidgey and you'll ear...

The Bachelorette' 2016 Spoilers: JoJo Fletcher To Give Runner-up A Second Chance?

For their date, Alex and JoJo drive around the Argentinian countryside and eat Pringles while JoJo scoots further and further away from him in the back seat of the vehicle. "I feel very bad", she said as the truck skidded away. JoJo was grate...

China's shadow may be behind Seoul's decision on THAAD

North Korea is threatening physical retribution against the United States in response to an anti-missile system that has been jointly deployed by South Korea and the U.S. A team of South Korean senior officials and THAAD experts travelled on Wedn...

Citigroup Profit Beats Estimates On Fixed-income Business Citigroup Profit Beats Estimates On Fixed-income Business

Also reporting second-quarter results Friday, Wells Fargo & Co., the world's most valuable bank, said profit fell 2.8 percent as more energy loans soured, expenses rose and revenue from mortgage lending declined. But today's figures are sure to hav...

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