Friday August 18-th, 2017

RIL stock up 3.5% post Q4 results RIL stock up 3.5% post Q4 results

Its numbers were higher than analysts' estimate of Rs 8,046 crore. The fourth quarter revenues grew by 83 percent year-o-year to Rs 10,332 crore, a milestone level for quarterly revenues, the company said in the report. Hasbro, the No 2 U.S. toymaker...

UN elects Saudi Arabia to women's rights commission; move sparks criticism UN elects Saudi Arabia to women's rights commission; move sparks criticism

A watchdog group on Sunday slammed the appointment of Saudi Arabia to a United Nations committee on gender equality, saying it was absurd given the kingdom's overt discrimination against women. If the UN feels somehow compelled to turn a blind eye ...

Three men attacked in Indian capital for transporting cattle Three men attacked in Indian capital for transporting cattle

While the victims were charged under Indian Penal Code provisions for killing and maiming cattle and sections of the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Act, the police had not been able to arrest any of the attackers. The activists denied they had beat...

Stock With Track Record & Analyst Upside: AEGON NV (NYSE:AEG) Stock With Track Record & Analyst Upside: AEGON NV (NYSE:AEG)

Russell Investments Group Ltd. acquired a new position in shares of Arbor Realty Trust Inc (NYSE:ABR) during the fourth quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the SEC. Cahill William J sold $406,200 worth of Education Realty Trust...

Bill O'Reilly to return with new podcast episode Monday

On Friday, Fox News aired its final episode of " The Factor ", hosted by Greg Gutfeld hosting its final episode. The settlements - involving women who have either worked with O'Reilly or appeared on his show - took place sporadically between 2002 a...

United to compensate people on flight when man dragged off United to compensate people on flight when man dragged off

Three security officers have been placed on leave after the incident, according to the Chicago Department of Aviation. In an interview with ABC's Good Morning America , United parent company chief executive Oscar Munoz said he felt "asha...

'Fate of the Furious' races to biggest global box office opening ever

The film premiered in over 60 global markets, bringing in a record $432 million over the extended weekend, resulting in record shattering $ 532 million worldwide. It owes that record to its success internationally, where it also beat out Jurassic...

Wells Fargo ups sales practices settlement to $142 million

Retail banking giant Wells Fargo (Swiss: WFC-USD.SW - news ) has fixed problems in its 2015 bankruptcy plan and will now be allowed to open new global branches, US banking regulators said Monday. During the most recent trading day, the stock's p...

80 years of White House Easter egg rolls, in photos 80 years of White House Easter egg rolls, in photos

The Saturday turnout, helped by the mid-April warm weather, has the group planning to bring the egg hunt back to Gregory Park next year. Thousands of eggs at several Easter egg hunts were all picked up in seconds around Billings Saturday.

BowLeven PLC's (BLVN) "Hold" Rating Reaffirmed at Shore Capital

JPMorgan Chase & Co. reiterated an "underweight" rating and issued a GBX 175 ($2.20) target price on shares of Fenner plc in a research note on Monday, January 9th. If you are viewing this piece on another domain, it was copied illegally and republis...

Investors Heaps up on Halliburton Company

Stock is now moving with a negative distance from the 200 day simple moving average of approximately -3.65%, and has a poor year to date (YTD) performance of -12.7% which means the stock is constantly subtracting to its value from the previous fiscal...

Venezuela's unrest claims 21st victim as new protests loom Venezuela's unrest claims 21st victim as new protests loom

Six people also suffered gunshot wounds as other businesses, including two liquor stores, were looted, and attacks were reported in the city's metro system, Villegas said. Public anger spilled over last month when the Supreme Court, which is seen as ...

Narendra Modi pitches for simultaneous elections at Niti Aayog meeting Narendra Modi pitches for simultaneous elections at Niti Aayog meeting

The meeting, at which the 15-year policy vision and the three-year policy action plan were discussed to accelerate the country's economy, was attended by Chief Ministers of 27 States. He said that NITI will work with States to improve basic services...

After controversial Hawaii comment, Sessions says 'nobody has a sense of humor' After controversial Hawaii comment, Sessions says 'nobody has a sense of humor'

Sessions criticized a federal judge's ruling in Hawaii on Tuesday that blocked the Trump administration's immigration ban. According to the Associated Press, U.S. "The suggestion that being from Hawaii somehow disqualifies Judge Watson from p...

No impact of Australian visa move on Indian techies, says Nasscom

In addition, applicants are allowed to apply for citizenship only three times under the new rules. India has the highest number of applicants, with a total of 6,260 applicants (or 26.6 percent of total applicants) according to the latest quarterly ...

Albertsons is reportedly considering a takeover of Whole Foods Albertsons is reportedly considering a takeover of Whole Foods

A separate source, which the report described as "close to the company", said Whole Foods has engaged the investment bank Evercore to explore its strategic alternatives including a potential sale. Albertsons did not immediately respond to an Idaho...

Qatar Airways chief accuses United States carriers of 'bullying' Qatar Airways chief accuses United States carriers of 'bullying'

The additional flight is certain to be popular for those travelling from Qatar Airways' extensive route network in Europe, the Middle East and the United states, with connecting times to Bali reduced with one quick global transfer at Doha's Hamad wor...

Starbucks barista has meltdown over Unicorn Frappuccino Starbucks barista has meltdown over Unicorn Frappuccino

In a pretty whimsical move for a corporate giant, Starbucks began its press release by saying, "The elusive unicorn from medieval legend has been making a comeback". The stylist used Lime Crime's Unicorn Hair semi-permanent hair dye in Anime, Chocola...

Afghans: US bomb killed three dozen in IS

In a press release, officials said the MOAB bomb was dropped at 7.32 PM local time "on a tunnel complex in Achin district of Nangarhar province, where the Afghan affiliate of ISIS that has been operating close to the Pakistani border". Trump said...

Akzo under pressure over new PPG bid Akzo under pressure over new PPG bid

The latest offer values Akzo at about EUR24.6 billion, up from about EUR22.4 billion. The bidder said its new offer is superior to that plan. Elliott, which holds a 3.25 percent stake in Akzo, said the PPG offer was worth more than the value Akzo...

Trump heads into tough week with budget, health care battles

But he noted the matter was complicated somewhat by Trump's insistence that Mexico ― not US taxpayers ― would foot the tab for the wall. The threat has most often been averted - but has come to pass several times, most recently for 16 days in 2013 am...

Is this a new Trump? Abrupt reversals may reflect experience

Previous administrations have used three factors to determine if a country is a currency manipulator - a trade surplus with the USA of more than $20 billion; a current-account surplus totaling more than 3% of its gross domestic product; and repeatedl...

Morales' HR in 9th lifts Jays over O's 2-1, stops skid Morales' HR in 9th lifts Jays over O's 2-1, stops skid

The team offence has been anemic and only decent pitching has prevented uglier scorelines. Toronto answered with two in the bottom half to lead for the first time in 35 innings, but the Orioles reclaimed the advantage by going deep twice in the fif...

Freeport-McMoRan Inc. Posted gains of 1.3% in the Last Trade Freeport-McMoRan Inc. Posted gains of 1.3% in the Last Trade

Freeport-McMoRan Inc (NYSE:FCX) have shown a low EPS growth of -21.20% in the last 5 years and has earnings growth of 106.50% yoy. Earnings per share serves as an indicator of a company's profitability. Freeport-McMoRan Inc. (FCX)'s distance from 200...

IMF foresees global economy accelerating to 3.5 pct. in '17

Egypt's economy will grow by 3.5 percent during the 2016-17 financial year, the International Monetary Fund said on Tuesday, lowering the 4 percent forecast it made in a report last year. With unemployment standing at 6.4% in 2016, the numbers are ...

Israeli defense officials: Assad still has chemical weapons Israeli defense officials: Assad still has chemical weapons

According to the sources, the planes were transferred in order to protect them from another American attack and to deter the United States from attacking the Syrian regime. "No-one of our army officers or military staff, was affected by any gas", he ...

Plastc swiped $9 million from backers and just completely vanished Plastc swiped $9 million from backers and just completely vanished

It has "let go" all of its employees, and shut down its social media channels. So, what about all that money that Plastc took from its customers? This is not another cautionary tale about crowdfunding, exactly, because Plastc didn't use a platf...

Raina leads Gujarat to upset over Kolkata

After the brisk start, Raina did well to sneak in occasional six or boundary in the middle overs to keep the run-rate in check. The business of dispelling doubts that defeat to bottom-placed Gujarat Lions would have ushered in has acquired strident u...

United misses deadline to answer senators on dragging

United Continental Holdings Inc's top executive, who has struggled to tamp down a public-relations fiasco over a roughed-up passenger, earned US$18.7 million (RM82.2 million) in 2016 as he collected a multimillion-dollar signing award. Munoz, a forme...

A 'Huge Win' for Net Neutrality in Canada A 'Huge Win' for Net Neutrality in Canada

The Electronic Frontier Foundation, for one, has said they can provide an unfair advantage to the content that is zero-rated, disincentivize users from experiencing non-zero-rated parts of the net, and can turn Internet Service Providers (ISPs) int...

Japan won't resort to 'helicopter money' -Finance Minister Aso Japan won't resort to 'helicopter money' -Finance Minister Aso

Vice President Mike Pence, who headed the USA delegation, said his administration hopes the bilateral dialogue could lead to future negotiations on a FTA. It is believed such a tax would push up the prices of USA imports, which in turn would make the...

Carter Page: Reports on Trump campaign, Russian Federation are 'false narratives' Carter Page: Reports on Trump campaign, Russian Federation are 'false narratives'

Most recently, earlier this week, CNN reported that the Federal Bureau of Investigation had used the contents of the Christopher Steele dossier - a mostly unverified document, drafted by a former British intelligence officer, regarding Russian in...

Malaysia Airlines becomes first airline to track fleet with satellites Malaysia Airlines becomes first airline to track fleet with satellites

The company did not link the planned update to the 2014 disappearance of Malaysia Airlines flight MH370, noting only that the new technology had only "recently been made available". "Real-time global aircraft tracking has always been a goal of the ...

Theranos agrees to pay $4.65 million in Arizona refunds Theranos agrees to pay $4.65 million in Arizona refunds

From 2013 through 2016, Theranos sold its blood tests to almost 176,000 Arizonans, Brnovich said. Theranos was sued by the Arizona state attorney's office under the Consumer Fraud Act. The sanctions included banning the lab's owners and operators f...

Crackdown on VVIP culture: Modi govt bans use of red beacon Crackdown on VVIP culture: Modi govt bans use of red beacon

In what may be termed as a historic decision of the Modi-led NDA government which is likely going to garner tremendous support from the common people, the union cabinet on Wednesday chose to do away with VIPs red beacon culture in India from Ma...

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