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Licence To Requisition Not A Licence To Defame, Says Nusli Wadia

Wadia had sent the defamation legal notice to Tata Group on November 22, asking the conglomerate to take back its false allegations against him or to face a def...


EU unveils defense action plan amid Trump criticism

The Commission said it was also time to lift restrictions on using its budget for military research - proposing 500 million euros a year could be spent on innov...


Amazon Is Reportedly Developing a New Echo Digital Assistant With a Touchscreen

Amazon .com is working on developing a higher-end speaker that will resemble its Echo device but will also feature a seven-inch touchscreen, Bloomberg repor...


25 arrested at national minimum-wage protest in NYC

McDonald's Corp restaurants in 340 cities were prime rally targets, while baggage handlers and cabin cleaners at Chicago's O'Hare and Boston's Logan global airp...


General convinces Trump to change tune on torture

President-elect Donald Trump is sounding a different tune as he prepares to take on the mantle of the presidency. Consider the Cabinet announcements this week...


Eurozone PMI accelerates in November

Business activity in Eurozone accelerated in November, as companies succeeded to raise prices for the first time in over a year. New PMI data suggest that bu...


Sensex surges 170 points in early trade amid positive Asian cues

The short covering and positive cues globally have brought healthy buying, specifically in Auto and Metal sectors. "Markets are trading in a narrow range in e...


Demonetisation: People's sacrifice will not go in vain, says PM Modi

Those that are operational need to be refitted before they can dispense the new notes - a process officials say will take a couple of weeks. As Indians form a...


Australian rights record tarnished by detention camps and hate speech, United Nations says

A UN rights expert on Friday criticized [press release] Australia's treatment of migrants, saying the nation's policies toward refugees has tarnished its huma...


Rauner Had 'Good' Talk With Trump, After Long Avoiding The Topic

Across the state, AFSCME workers held similar rallies on Thursday. The other three were appointed by Democratic predecessors. A statement from Rauner's offi...


No New 1000 Notes For Now

He said that the decision to reduce the currency exchange limit from Rs 4,500 to Rs 2,000 has been taken to stop misuse of funds. Addressing a news conference...


Subaru SUV concept foreshadows upcoming family hauler

Its wheelbase measures 117.7 inches (3 m), making the Viziv-7 some 15 inches (38 cm) longer than the current Outback. The Viziv-7 looks like someone put a S...


Euro zone economy absorbs Brexit shock, Trump clouds outlook

The government forecasts growth of 1.8 percent, the highest in five years, in 2016 and a slowdown to 1.4 percent in 2017. Uncertainty about the trade policy T...


Dry ATMs testing patience of commoners

About 180 million transactions were handled by India's banking system in the four days through 5pm on Sunday, said the Finance Ministry. In a move aimed at fa...


Numbers behind China's Singles' Day shopping spree

But China's regulatory authority warned Alibaba and other Chinese e-commerce sites this year against selling fakes on Singles Day . - People from over 220 ...


Malayalam actor Rekha Mohan found dead

Her body has reportedly been sent to Thrissur Medical College for a post mortem. Police suspect that her death might have occurred by Monday, which was the la...


US stocks gain following Trump victory; bond prices tumble

In London the FTSE 100 index dropped 2% at the start of trading before recovering to end the day 1% up. Benchmark U.S. crude futures lost $1.35, or 3 percent, t...


OPEC oil gushes ahead of talks to cut output

Daniel Yergin, vice-chairman of analysis firm IHS Markit and author of The Prize, a well known history of the oil industry, said it could compound supply-side...


Singles Day expected to be 'bigger than ever'

Global Shopping Festival Gala, citing a "family emergency". Alibaba's transactions alone exceeded US$14 billion (S$19 billion) last year and are expected to g...


American Apparel likely to shut down its British stores after holidays

American Apparel has officially appointed an administrator in the United Kingdom to sell off its nationwide estate. KPMG said: "The UK and certain European o...


FBI chief: No charges against Clinton after new email review

Trump has repeatedly called the FBI's review of new emails - found on a device belonging to Anthony Weiner that he shared with his estranged wife, Clinton aide ...


Wall Street ends lower

The Dow Jones Industrial Average retreated 28.49 points, or 0.2%, to 17,931.22, with Pfizer Inc. and Intel Corp. among the blue-chip gauge's biggest loser. Oil ...


Russian Federation accused of rigging the USA elections

There are even suspicions that the massive disruption of internet service that occurred on October 21 could have been a test run for a much larger operation on ...


October US auto sales fall as boom slows

Only the Buick brand posted a rise, with sales climbing 7 percent to 20,046 units. Fiat Chrysler sales were expected to fall almost 11 percent each. October h...


The Hartford Financial Services Group, Inc. (NYSE:HIG)

Analysts are projecting that Hartford Financial Services Group, Inc. The technical rating goes from one, the weakest upside technical, to five, the highest upsi...


Apple raises prices in Britain due to pound's drop

That MacBook Pro sitting in front of you? Watch this space! Available in silver or space grey, I can't wait to get my hands on one. The 15-inch MacBook Pro ...


Police say 141 pipeline protesters arrested

The Army is reviewing concerns raised by Native American tribes protesting the project. The Federal Aviation Administration is restricting flights over the Ca...


Dollar clings near 3-month high vs yen before US GDP data

It helped increase rates on short-term interest-rate swaps and supported the dollar. October 27 (BusinessDesk) - The New Zealand dollar was little changed aga...


Man leaps from bridge with sons in arms

The father then took the boys with him and by 8 p.m. police was notified that a man jumped from the Wanaque Bridge with his two sons. The three were found in ...


Samsung Offers Note 7 Recall Customers $100 in Credit to Stay Loyal

However, the problems with Note 7 have raised long-term uncertainty about Samsung's handset operations as the issues with the flagship model have highlighted ...