States need to come together to fight Left-Wing Extremism: Rajnath Singh

States need to come together to fight Left-Wing Extremism: Rajnath Singh

In his speech, the Home Minister also stressed on the need for effective leadership to achieve "desired outcome". In his speech, Nitish said that in a "federal structure, Centre can not relegate itself to mere reviewing role by throwing the ball in the court of states for taking effective action to neutralise this threat of Left Wing Extremism which has emerged as a challenge to internal security". Read More

Puerto Rico files for bankruptcy

Puerto Rico files for bankruptcy

But U.S. states and territories like Puerto Rico aren't eligible for bankruptcy protection under chapter 9. Simon Johnson, a professor of entrepreneurship at the MIT Sloan School of Management, warned Tuesday that failure to activate Title III would result in "chaos", as creditors filed lawsuits in multiple courts. Read More

Oil Prices Rise On Expectation Of Output Cut Extension

Friday's gains came after Saudi Governor Adeeb Al-Aama told Reuters that OPEC and non-OPEC nations were close to agreeing to extend a deal to curb production by 1.8 million barrels per day (bpd) after the current pact ends June 30. Some analysts have concluded even a six-month extension would not be enough to bring stock levels down to their long-run average. Whether Falih's comments are bullish or bearish for oil prices is mostly a matter of perspective: is the barrel half full or half ... Read More

Royal Enfield revving up to buy Ducati?

Royal Enfield revving up to buy Ducati?

Owned by Volkswagen's premium vehicle division, Audi, Ducati was acquired by the German auto major in 2012 for 860 million Euros (about Rs 6,000 crore). In 2012, Volkswagon's vehicle division Audi had acquired Ducati for about Rs 6,000 crore. Its current portfolio is dominated mainly by motorcycles powered by engines between 800cc and 1,200cc, a segment which is completely missing in Royal Enfield's portfolio. Read More

Joshua changed boxing with Klitschko victory - Tyson

Joshua changed boxing with Klitschko victory - Tyson

On the big question of who's next, Joshua told Sky he has "no problem" if Klitschko wants to trigger the rematch clause in the contract. But it was still considered an important test. The second fight between Wladimir Klitschko and Anthony Joshua could take place in exotic stars of professional Boxing in China . The Brit has paid homage to the boxing icon by purchasing a signed glove, with the framed piece of memorabilia coming complete with a built-in television screen which will allow ... Read More

Revenue Approximations Analysis: Coca-Cola European Partners Plc (CCE), FirstEnergy Corp. (FE)

A rating of 4 or 5 would represent a Sell recommendation. The average analysts gave this company a mean recommendation of 2.90. Shares of Coca-Cola European Partners Plc (NYSE:CCE) surged 3.87% to $39.15. Stockholders of record on Thursday, June 15th will be paid a $0.37 dividend. The ex-dividend date was Thursday, April 6th. Yorktown Management & Research Co Inc acquired a new position in Coca-Cola European Partners plc during the first quarter worth about $211,000. Read More

PM Modi is the brand ambassador of India, not Patanjali: Baba Ramdev

PM Modi is the brand ambassador of India, not Patanjali: Baba Ramdev

The Business Standard report says that it will not be an easy task for Patanjali to achieve the target as the company has largely penetrated its target group. During the fiscal, Patanjali ghee had a business of Rs1,467 crore and oral care brand Dant Kanti Rs940 crore. Addressing a press conference here, Ramdev announced that Patanjali was setting up production units at Nagpur, Noida, Indore and Jammu and Kashmir. Read More

Google agrees to pay $334M in back taxes in Italy

Google agrees to pay $334M in back taxes in Italy

The payment relates to the tax periods between 2009 and 2015 and to an old dispute concerning tax years between 2002 and 2005. However, a person familiar with the company's thinking said Google preferred to settle with Rome to bring to a close a controversy that has cast a negative light on the company in Italy. Read More

Locals gather for day of prayer

Locals gather for day of prayer

Truman. A nation and community facing challenges in government, business, churches, families, education and the military was the subject of prayer Thursday as Greencastle-Antrim added its petitions to a National Day of Prayer . Breakfast starts at 6:45 a.m.at Century II Exhibition Hall and cost is $25 per person in advance or at the door or $160 per table of eight. It is taken from Daniel 9:19. Read More

US trade deficit narrows in March

US trade deficit narrows in March

Canada's trade deficit with the world narrowed in March to 135 million Canadican dollar (USD 98 million), as exports led by energy and consumer goods hit a record high, the government statistical agency said today. At the same time, exports to the European Union and South Korea rose to records, while shipments to Germany were the highest since 2008. The overall decrease reflected a $1.7 billion decrease in exports along with a $1.7 billion decrease in imports. Read More

Australian leader says North Korea will dominate Trump talks

But in his hometown, the President's homecoming is likely to be met with protests from New Yorkers. "I feel guilty when I go back to here, because I hate to see the New Yorkers with the streets closed". Reports say he will spend the night and weekend in Bedminster at his New Jersey golf club , rather than return to Trump Tower on one of the busiest stretches of Fifth Avenue. Read More

Alphabet grows as Q1 2017 earnings exceed expectations

Alphabet Chief Financial Officer Ruth Porat said during the earnings call that "YouTube revenues continue to grow at a significant rate", dispelling concerns about the possible impact of an advertiser boycott of the video service. Under Pichai's leadership, Google's sales from YouTube and advertising revenue soared. Meanwhile, Alphabet's " Other Bets " - separate business units including the Waymo self-driving vehicle business, Google Fiber, thermostat-maker Nest and the life sciences ... Read More

Delta Airline to pay passengers $10,000

The Chicago-based United Airlines airline is reviewing policies with regard to handling oversold flights to prevent similar incidents, and talking to some passengers and employees on how the airline can take a more "common-sense approach". Read More

Duterte Welcomes Chinese Warships to Philippines

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte and partner Honeylet Avancena chat as they wait for the arrival of Southeast asian leaders for the opening ceremony of the 30th ASEAN Leaders' Summit Saturday, April 29, 2017 in Manila, Ph. "Our future line is quiet clear, we view the occupation by the Philippines side of those islands are illegal and so the buildings on it are also illegal", he said. Read More

GOP gets push back after health bill exempts Congress

GOP gets push back after health bill exempts Congress

The survey finds 62 percent of Americans also support keeping federal requirements that many plans cover preventive services, maternity and pediatric care, hospitalization and prescription drugs, while 33 percent say states should decide what, if any, minimum coverage should be provided. Read More

Is this a new Trump? Abrupt reversals may reflect experience

The other countries on the list are China, Japan , South Korea, Germany and Switzerland, with no country being identified as manipulating its exchange rate to obtain unfair trading advantages. Ruan Zongze, executive vice-president of the China Institute of International Studies, said Trump's remarks on the currency issue are positive. During the campaign, Trump had repeatedly called China a manipulator, saying, "They're killing us" by devaluing their currency to make it harder for American ... Read More

Ashmore Group plc (ASHM) Given

Ashmore Group plc (ASHM) Given "Hold" Rating at Peel Hunt

As per Tuesday, April 19, the company rating was downgraded by Sidoti. About shares traded. Anika Therapeutics Inc (NASDAQ:ANIK) has declined 6.22% since September 12, 2016 and is downtrending. The Company manages its products and services through four businesses: Retail Banking and Wealth Management (RBWM), Commercial Banking (CMB), Global Banking and Markets (GB&M), and Global Private Banking (GPB). Read More

AT&T (T) bleeds customers in disappointing Q1 >>> READ MORE

AT&T (T) bleeds customers in disappointing Q1 >>> READ MORE

Dallas, Texas-based telecom giant's first-quarter profit dropped to $3.56 billion or $0.56 per share from $3.89 billion or $0.61 per share past year. Analysts were expecting $40.5 billion in revenue and $0.74 EPS. Operating expenses fell to $32.5 billion from $33.4 billion; operating income was $6.9 billion versus $7.1 billion; and operating income margin was 17.4 percent versus 17.6 percent. Read More

The FCC is about to unveil its net neutrality roll-back plan

The FCC is about to unveil its net neutrality roll-back plan

Instead, his first 100 days have been a blanket assault on consumer safeguards, with FCC Chairman Pai putting dominant cable and broadband providers first and consumers last. At least one big supporter of net neutrality - Netflix - has tempered its rhetoric recently. The bills, which aimed to curb illegal downloads and sales of movies and songs as well as other products, were dropped. Read More

$13 billion for Dior? That's LVMH's bid

$13 billion for Dior? That's LVMH's bid

For the last 12 months which ended March 31, Christian Dior reported revenue in excess of 2 billion euros, with an operating profit of 270 million euros. LVMH said the mix of cash and shares values Dior at €260 per share, representing a 15% premium to the stock's closing price on Monday (24 April). Read More