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by | June 14, 2017 | 05:59

Paytm Mall, a unit of digital payments platform Paytm, has launched a clearance sale, in which its merchants or authorised retailers are offering discounts and cashbacks on many items including TVs, laptops, phones, ACs and refrigerators. The GST council that met on Sunday had decided that all movie tickets costing Rs 100 and below will attract 18 per cent tax while those above Rs 100 would attract 28 per cent GST.

by | June 14, 2017 | 05:52

Education Realty Trust had a net margin of 14.74% and a return on equity of 2.47%. Price Michael F acquired 3,400 shares as Vornado Realty Trust ( VNO)'s stock declined 14.33%. Stephens Ar reported 0.12% stake. Education Realty Trust, Inc. Hsbc Public Limited Com reported 0% in Brandywine Realty Trust (NYSE: BDN ). Watching some historical volatility numbers on shares of Digital Realty Trust, Inc.

by | June 14, 2017 | 05:39

Gallup interviewed 1,500 adults across the U.S.by telephone for the survey. The new data from Gallup follows ousted FBI director James Comey's testimony before the Senate Intelligence Committee last week in which he accused Trump of lying and "took a sledgehammer to the Trump administration's narrative and made it abundantly clear that Trump tried to influence the FBI's investigation into [Trump's former controversial national security advisor] Michael Flynn and that he was sacked ...

by | June 14, 2017 | 05:32

Two security men were injured when terrorists, under the cover of stone-pelting mob, hurled a powerful grenade on the security forces at Saraf Kadal in old Srinagar city late Sunday night. In the 5th attack, militants attacked police station Pulwama with a grenade this evening. More than 200 companies of security forces are additionally being deployed for the security of the yatris in Jammu and Kashmir .

by | June 14, 2017 | 05:09

Trump said whatever Republican health reform passes, it will be a "phenomenal bill" that's "generous, kind, with heart". " He said , 'American people deserve time to read this and every member of Congress ought to commit to reading the bill.' Today, no member of Congress can read the bill because we don't know what it is", Schumer said , just moments before Pence and his security detail passed behind the Democratic leader.

by | June 14, 2017 | 05:07

Trump allies in the conservative press have increasingly argued in recent days that the president should fire special counsel Robert Mueller - and on Monday night, a friend of Trump's said on television that he'd heard (through aides) that the president was considering doing just that.

by | June 14, 2017 | 04:56

Verizon will combine its AOL business with various Yahoo properties into a new subsidiary named Oath . Mayer will receive a $ 23 million severance package , as was reported in an earlier company filing. Armstrong said , "We're building the future of brands using a powerful technology, trusted content and differentiated data". The suits include complaints tied to computer hacking attacks that stole personal information from more than 1 billion Yahoo user accounts in 2013 and 2014 ...

by | June 14, 2017 | 04:58

Jefferies maintained the stock with "Buy" rating in Monday, November 2 report. Numis Securities's target would suggest a potential upside of 45.45% from the company's stock close price. They now have a GBX 6000.00 target on the stock. Marsh & McLennan had 14 analyst reports since September 8, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Goldman Sachs has "Buy" rating and GBX 440 target.

by | June 14, 2017 | 04:57

Alvarez yesterday contradicted the initial findings of the police dismissing terrorism as the motive behind the Resorts World Manila attack last Friday. President Rodrigo Duterte had earlier warned that ISIS was gaining a greater foothold in the Philippines . The video also showed the attacker setting two casino tables and slot machines and carpets on fire.

by | June 14, 2017 | 04:55

It was just last week when Press Secretary Sean Spicer said President Donald Trump's tweets should be viewed as the president's official position. That tweet stayed up for 13 hours before it was deleted , with no replacement. While the word sparked countless jokes and memes, it also raised questions yet again about the president's Twitter use - an issue that Quigley, a Democrat from IL, looks to address with the "COVFEFE" Act .

by | June 14, 2017 | 04:46

A revamped nutrition facts panel created to make it easier for Americans to see how many calories and added sugars are in packaged foods and drinks is being delayed. The FDA has announced it plans to kick this can down the road by extending these deadlines - possibly by as much as three years. It also labels added sugars.

by | June 14, 2017 | 04:45

Comey will testify in an open session beginning at 10 am. The Fast and Furious case is a great example. Even so, "violating executive privilege isn't a crime", explained Jens David Ohlin, an associate dean at Cornell Law School . Trump later tweeted: " James Comey better hope that there are no "tapes" of our conversations before he starts leaking to the press!" Trump also has less power to claim the privilege in regard to conversations with an ex-employee who no longer works for the ...

by | June 14, 2017 | 04:44

US President Donald Trump had on Friday denied he tried to interfere with an FBI investigation, effectively accusing James Comey , the FBI's former director, of lying under oath to Congress. After Comey was sacked, Trump had tweeted, " James Comey better hope that there are no " tapes " of our conversations before he starts leaking to the press!" But he repeated his assertion that portions of Comey's testimony were untrue.

by | June 14, 2017 | 04:30

The asset purchases are expected to end around mid-2018 and the first rate hike is likely in early 2018, added Nordea Bank . The ECB targets inflation of just under 2 percent. Even though any tapering of the quantitative easing program remains a distant prospect, markets could still be encouraged by any indication that policymakers are taking a less dovish stance on policy.

by | June 14, 2017 | 04:33

The stock of Stagecoach Group plc (LON:SGC) has "Equal Weight" rating given on Thursday, April 28 by Barclays Capital. The firm now has a hold rating on the stock. Wynnefield Capital Inc owns 482,268 shares or 4.31% of their U.S. portfolio. Newell Brands Inc (NYSE:NWL) was raised too. Wells Stuart sold $6.37 million worth of stock or 49,398 shares.

by | June 14, 2017 | 04:28

Mr Rosenstein is charged with Mr Mueller's fate because Attorney General Jeff Sessions recused himself from all matters having to do with the Trump-Russia investigation. who has passed more legislation, done more things". "Ruddy never spoke to the president regarding this issue", Spicer said. "I don't give the benefit of the doubt to somebody who could only hire Democrats but claims we ought to trust him".

by | June 14, 2017 | 04:23

In late May, Uber's human-resources chief in an interview had said sexual harassment wasn't a problem for the company. It has become the poster child for that in tech since explosive revelations about pervasive sexism, sexual harassment and generally very bad management were published in a blog post by former engineer Susan Fowler .

by | June 14, 2017 | 04:13

Spicer, the spokesman, declined to say then that Sessions enjoyed Trump's confidence, though spokeswoman Sarah Huckabee Sanders said later in the week that the president had confidence "in all of his Cabinet". "This is a secret innuendo being leaked out there about me, and I don't appreciate it", Sessions said, raising his voice. As Mr Trump tried to shoo everyone out to talk alone with Mr Comey, Mr Sessions lingered, in Comey's account.

by | June 14, 2017 | 04:06

Global carbon emissions, which grew at a ~2.5% annual average rate in the 10 years to 2013, remained stagnant in the past three years, Dale says. Energy-sector coal consumption dipped for the second straight year, falling by 1.7 percent and bringing the fuel's share of electricity production to 28.1 percent globally, its lowest level since 2004.

by | June 14, 2017 | 04:06

Ruddy appeared to be basing his remarks, at least in part, on comments from Jay Sekulow, a member of Trump's legal team, who told ABC in an interview Sunday that he was "not going to speculate" on whether Trump might at some point order Rosenstein to fire Mueller .

by | June 14, 2017 | 03:59

Since the beginning of the fiscal year, Sears Holdings has actioned almost USD1.0 billion in annualised cost savings to date and is on track to deliver USD1.25 billion in annualised savings. The company is reportedly closing an additional 66 stores by early September. Forward-looking statements , including these, are based on the current beliefs and expectations of our management and are subject to significant risks, assumptions and uncertainties, many of which are beyond the Company's ...

by | June 13, 2017 | 13:50

General Electric Chairman and CEO Jeffrey Immelt (C), Senior Vice President for Corporate Business Development John Flannery and Clara Gaymard (L), the head of GE France, leave after a meeting with French President. GE began the process of relocating its global headquarters from Fairfield, CT, to Boston past year, and Immelt has made efforts to connect with the local business community.

by | June 13, 2017 | 13:44

Carnegie Capital Asset Management Llc who had been investing in Amazon Com Inc for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $452.91 billion market cap company. Four equities research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and forty-six have given a buy rating to the company's stock. Stifel Nicolaus maintained Amazon .com, Inc.

by | June 13, 2017 | 13:21

Most of the victims are believed to have died due to suffocation from the smoke. Thirty-six bodies were found inside a casino in the Philippine capital today after a masked man burst in with an automatic rifle and set fire to a gaming room, authorities said , but insisted it was not a terrorist attack.

by | June 13, 2017 | 13:14

The Company operates through two segments: United Kingdom and worldwide. Berenberg Bank dropped their target price on Marks and Spencer Group Plc from GBX 290 ($3.67) to GBX 260 ($3.29) and set a sell rating for the company in a report on Thursday, March 9th.

by | June 13, 2017 | 12:57

Exxon Mobil's dividend payout ratio is now 159.58%. A P/B ratio of less than 1.0 can indicate that a stock is undervalued, while a ratio of greater than 1.0 may indicate that a stock is overvalued. Therefore 86% are positive. Exxon Mobil had 48 analyst reports since July 22, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Oakmont Prtn Limited stated it has 0.4% in Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE:XOM).

by | June 13, 2017 | 12:43

Predictions of Conservative success became more modest as the party's campaign faltered after a series of missteps. But Johnson said he backed May. With Theresa May's position in peril after her election gamble backfired and talk of impeachment hanging over Donald Trump , the German leader was welcomed as "the most important politician in the world" to Argentina and Mexico.

by | June 13, 2017 | 12:41

Part of Pletcher's program is to give his horses a little bit more time between races, and the five weeks between Tapwrit's sixth-place finish in the Kentucky Derby and the Belmont fit like a well-worn saddle. Epicharis was scratched from Saturday's Belmont Stakes after failing to pass the prerace veterinary exam performed by Anthony Verderosa, the chief examining veterinarian for the New York Racing Association.

by | June 13, 2017 | 12:43

The release quotes Brooks as stating, "Lest there be any doubt, the Paris Climate Accord intentionally hurt America to the benefit of competitor nations". "We're proud to join this group of innovative leaders from cities, states, businesses, and civil society across the U.S. in a commitment to taking action and doing the right thing for our planet and our people".

by | June 13, 2017 | 12:39

It prioritised Scottish policies, causing tensions with the prime minister's key advisers at Downing Street. Ms Davidson has new-found clout at Westminster after her party won 13 Scottish seats in the election. The socially conservative DUP, which is closely aligned to evangelical Protestantism, has resolutely blocked any equal marriage measures in Northern Ireland.

by | June 13, 2017 | 12:29

Aleksandar Mitrović and Aaron Ramsey were on target for their respective sides this evening, with the latter edging Wales into the lead after they were awarded a 35th-minute penalty. "We have achieved our objective which was the three points in a hard game for the time of year", said Lopetegui. "His input tonight was vast". We were 1-0 up, they huffed and puffed but they were not peppering Wayne Hennessey .

by | June 13, 2017 | 12:27

Worldwide para-athlete Suvarna Raj. But apparently that consolation did not go down well with Suvarna, who also has a decade-long affiliation with activism, as she responded back to Suresh Prabhu saying, "I don't want any inquiry, I want permanent solution for persons with disabilities".

by | June 13, 2017 | 12:25

With a production capacity of about 600,000 barrels per day, Qatar's crude oil output, one of OPEC's smallest, is dwarfed by the near 10 million bpd churned out by the cartels de-facto leader, Saudi Arabia . Crude futures came under additional pressure on Thursday from signs of rising output in Libya and Nigeria, two OPEC members exempt from production cuts.

by | June 13, 2017 | 11:56

May will attend a meeting of the 1922 Committee of Conservative lawmakers on Monday, some of whom have called for her to be ousted. "It's just how long she's going to remain on death row", former Conservative finance minister George Osborne, who was sacked by May when she became prime minister previous year, told the BBC.

by | June 13, 2017 | 11:52

Speaking on the reshuffle, the Prime Minister stated that the new line-up has brought in talent from across the whole of the Conservative party. Ashford MP Damian Green has been appointed First Secretary of State as Theresa May reshuffles her Cabinet - a job which makes him second in command to the PM.