Mamata opposes Air India disinvestment; O'Brien too raises questions

As per the over 200-page-long document, the Centre proposes to carry out the the strategic disinvestment of AI by transferring management control and selling its 76 per cent equity share capital in the airline. The complete information related to the... More..

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The Lathrop Investment Management Corp Lowers Stake in Microsoft Co. (MSFT)
by | Thursday, March 29, 2018

The Lathrop Investment Management Corp Lowers Stake in Microsoft Co. (MSFT)

It has outperformed by 11.98% the S&P500. The institutional investor held 4.77M shares of the real estate investment trusts company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $145.14 million, down from 4.94M at the end of...More..

Trump vs Amazon: Shares drop by $53 billion
by | Thursday, March 29, 2018

Trump vs Amazon: Shares drop by $53 billion

For the president , Amazon has received undue favorable treatment from the US Postal Service . Tybourne Capital Management Hk Ltd who had been investing in Amazon Com Inc for a number of months, seems to ...More..

Facebook revamps privacy settings menu in response to outcry
by | Thursday, March 29, 2018

Facebook revamps privacy settings menu in response to outcry

The data leak has raised investor concerns that any failure by big tech companies to protect privacy could deter advertisers - Facebook's lifeblood - and lead to tougher regulation. Facebook Inc has adjust...More..

Slangin' Bricks! Elon Musk To Sell Lego-Like Bricks Of Tunnel Rock
by | Wednesday, March 28, 2018

Slangin' Bricks! Elon Musk To Sell Lego-Like Bricks Of Tunnel Rock

Never one to shy away from a surprise new line of business - whether its flamethrowers or baseball caps - Elon Musk has said his Boring Company will sell "Lego-like" kits of interlocking bricks , made ...More..

Bollywood Stars attend Akash Ambani's Engagement Bash
by | Wednesday, March 28, 2018

Bollywood Stars attend Akash Ambani's Engagement Bash

Shloka Mehta is a Director of Rosy Blue Foundation and the co-founder of ConnectFor that matches volunteers with NGOs in need. Aishwarya Rai looked gorgeous in an off-shoulder gown while daughter Aaradhya ...More..

Michigan State official's lawyer denies charges
by | Wednesday, March 28, 2018

Michigan State official's lawyer denies charges

The Michigan Attorney General's Office is scheduled to hold a news conference Tuesday afternoon, at which special prosecutor William Forsyth will provide an update on his investigation into how Nassar could...More..

New York Launches Lawsuit to Remove Citizenship Query From US Census
by | Wednesday, March 28, 2018

New York Launches Lawsuit to Remove Citizenship Query From US Census

Here is an op ed written by State Attorney General Xavier Becerra and California Secretary of State Alex Padilla regarding California's lawsuit. Ross wrote that he has chose to place a citizenship question...More..

Can China really become a rival to Brent and WTI?
by | Wednesday, March 28, 2018

Can China really become a rival to Brent and WTI?

China is the world's largest importer of crude oil , and the introduction of crude oil futures contracts represents a milestone for China's futures market, said David Martin, Asia Pacific Head of Global C...More..

Waymo unveils autonomous Jaguar I-Pace EV
by | Wednesday, March 28, 2018

Waymo unveils autonomous Jaguar I-Pace EV

The minivans presumably offer everyday ride-hailing services while the Jaguars offer a more luxurious travel experience. Jaguar and Waymo will develop of fleet of self-driving, luxury all-electric vehicles....More..

'One-to-one fight': Mamata urges opposition leaders to unite against BJP
by | Wednesday, March 28, 2018

'One-to-one fight': Mamata urges opposition leaders to unite against BJP

The West Bengal CM was the first leader to speak on Bahujan Samaj party (BSP) chief Mayawati's decision to continue the alliance with the Samajwadi Party (SP), aimed at containing the BJP, despite the setback...More..

Remington Files For Bankruptcy Amid Student-Led Gun Reform Protests
by | Tuesday, March 27, 2018

Remington Files For Bankruptcy Amid Student-Led Gun Reform Protests

The Italian company Beretta has been making guns since 1526 . Experts say the changing winds in Washington, D.C., specifically the election of President Donald Trump , has dramatically reduced the demand ...More..

Uber confirmed that it's selling its Southeast Asia business to rival Grab
by | Tuesday, March 27, 2018

Uber confirmed that it's selling its Southeast Asia business to rival Grab

The deal also includes the sale of Uber's food delivery business, UberEats , and the company gets a stake in Grab . No numbers have been disclosed yet, but what is confirmed is that Uber will now have...More..

Elon Musk clears Tesla and SpaceX Facebook accounts on a dare
by | Tuesday, March 27, 2018

Elon Musk clears Tesla and SpaceX Facebook accounts on a dare

The price target of a stock is the price at which the stock is fairly valued with respect to its historical and projected earnings. The EPS of TSLA is strolling at -7.5, measuring its EPS growth this year a...More..

by | Monday, March 26, 2018

House Committee Leaders Ask Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg to Testify at Hearing

He told CNN that Facebook was committed to prevented interference in the US midterm election in November and elections in India and Brazil. THEY say you can't make an omelette without cracking a few eggs. H...More..

Giants' Madison Bumgarner breaks bone in pitching hand
by | Monday, March 26, 2018

Giants' Madison Bumgarner breaks bone in pitching hand

The pins will be removed in four to six weeks, and the pitcher said he believes he will pitch before the All-Star break. "It's tough. But I can handle it", Bumgarner said. He missed a large chunk of last seas...More..

Facebook runs UK, US newspaper ads apologising for data scandal
by | Monday, March 26, 2018

Facebook runs UK, US newspaper ads apologising for data scandal

On Wednesday, Zuckerberg explained on his Facebook page that the company received certification from Cambridge Analytica and Aleksandr Kogan, a university researcher who shared his collected Facebook user...More..

by | Monday, March 26, 2018

Can analysts adopt a bullish outlook for GB Group plc (LON:GBG)?

The company reported GBX 47.20 ($0.65) earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of GBX 46.30 ($0.64) by GBX 0.90 ($0.01). Separately, FinnCap reaffirmed a "corporate" ...More..

Dow ends 2.9% lower as Trump's China tariffs spur selloff
by | Monday, March 26, 2018

Dow ends 2.9% lower as Trump's China tariffs spur selloff

The Dow Jones industrial average dropped 724 points, with Caterpillar, 3M and Boeing as the biggest decliners. The Dow blue-chip index of 30 bellwether stocks dipped into correction territory Thursday bef...More..

Qantas makes history as Perth inaugural lands in London
by | Monday, March 26, 2018

Qantas makes history as Perth inaugural lands in London

Chief Executive Alan Joyce, described the journey as a "game-changer". The new flight goes from Perth, in the west of Australia, and arrives in the United Kingdom three hours faster than routes which stop at ...More..

Air India flight given warm welcome at Israel airport
by | Monday, March 26, 2018

Air India flight given warm welcome at Israel airport

Israel's national carrier El Al now operates an India service to Mumbai that takes a detour over the Red Sea to avoid flying over Saudi Arabia and Iran . "The minimum net worth criteria for companies or cons...More..

Toys 'R' Us announces its founder is dead at 94
by | Sunday, March 25, 2018

Toys 'R' Us announces its founder is dead at 94

As of writing this, there has been no official explanation for why the sale was postponed. The chain has its roots in Children's Bargain Town, the baby furniture store that Lazarus opened 1948 in his hometown...More..

French President Emmanuel Macron sees popularity hit record low
by | Sunday, March 25, 2018

French President Emmanuel Macron sees popularity hit record low

While rail workers have planned a three-month rolling strike starting April 3, public sector workers have no plan yet for further labour action but they will meet next week to decide on any possible move. Ser...More..

China Threatens US With Tariffs
by | Sunday, March 25, 2018

China Threatens US With Tariffs

The commerce ministry said it is considering a 15% import tax on $977 million worth of American fresh fruits, nuts, wines, and seamless steel tubes, and a 25% levy on $1.99 billion worth of us pork, recycled ...More..

FedEx to add 500 new locations in Walmart stores in 2 years
by | Saturday, March 24, 2018

FedEx to add 500 new locations in Walmart stores in 2 years

These trends helped Walmart post its 14th straight quarter of US comps growth in fourth-quarter fiscal 2018, wherein earnings and sales rose year over year. The firm has "Buy" rating given on Tuesday, Novembe...More..

A Future Software Update Will Fix Siri Privacy Bug
by | Saturday, March 24, 2018

A Future Software Update Will Fix Siri Privacy Bug

Considering the iOS 11 .3 is still in beta testing, Apple could add a fix to the bug before it publicly releases the software in the coming weeks. An Apple customer has discovered a bug that can let people...More..

Census estimates show another year of rapid growth for Texas suburbs
by | Saturday, March 24, 2018

Census estimates show another year of rapid growth for Texas suburbs

Erie and Wyoming County (which gained 54 persons) were the only counties in the 8-county region to see growth. The Nashville-Davidson-Murfreesboro-Franklin Metropolitan Statistical Area (MSA), whose populatio...More..

Elections Security Officials Head to Capitol Hill Amid Warnings of Russian Meddling
by | Saturday, March 24, 2018

Elections Security Officials Head to Capitol Hill Amid Warnings of Russian Meddling

The hearing often turned to what broke down during the 2016 election, describing the kind of measures and policies that need to be put in place to allow federal and state officials to communicate smoothly aroun...More..

Kosovo ratifies agreement on border demarcation with Montenegro
by | Saturday, March 24, 2018

Kosovo ratifies agreement on border demarcation with Montenegro

Blocked voteIs Kosovo using football to force through independence? And then there's what this opposition party did to try to delay a controversial vote. "Voting for (the ratification) does not endanger Ko...More..

TDP to hold pan Andhra protests over special category status today
by | Saturday, March 24, 2018

TDP to hold pan Andhra protests over special category status today

She said that due to disruption in the functioning of the house, she was not able to take the no-confidence motion. "What could be its strategy behind this stubborn stance", Mr Naidu told the reporters. Stati...More..