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by | December 13, 2017 | 18:20

A US-based science channel today claimed that the " Ram Setu " between India and Sri Lanka is man-made, prompting the BJP to say that the finding has reaffirmed the party's stand on the issue. A jubilant BJP further said that the findings of the United States channel have reaffirmed its belief in the existence of Lord Ram. Controversy behind Ram SetuRam Setu came at the centre of a controversy when the UPA government planned the Sethusamudram shipping canal project, which required dredging ...

by | December 13, 2017 | 14:43

Sheffield Council has lifted the suspension on Uber's licence to operate in the city. In September, the UK Transport for London (TFL) authority said Uber's license would not be renewed as the company is not "fit and proper" to hold a private hire operator license.

by | December 13, 2017 | 14:09

But mostly, the SEC wants to make sure that investors are aware that in the courageous new world of cryptocurrency , standard economic rules still apply. Merely calling a token a "utility" token or structuring it to provide some utility does not prevent the token from being a security. Although Clayton doesn't outright condemn ICOs, he raises concerns about the dubious nature in which some projects manage their funding, all the while recognizing that he believes that ICOs "can be effective ...

by | December 13, 2017 | 13:02

Bitcoin Cash managed to get through a choppy weekend and start to the week relatively unscathed, which is a reflection of the level of support in place at $1,200 levels, with the fact that there was no further decline to sub-$1,000 levels placing Bitcoin in a good position today to make a run towards $1,700 levels and a possible move towards $2,000.

by | December 13, 2017 | 10:09

The government had approached the company law tribunal to take over the Unitech management in a move to protect the interest of almost 20,000 home buyers, and 51,000 depositors to whom the company owes Rs 723 crore. "Home buyers are not investors". Kumar stated that the company's seven bank accounts were sealed, the Managing Board replaced and the Managing Director Sanjay Chandra is in jail.

by | December 13, 2017 | 08:24

A number of aviation unions around Europe are warning of imminent industrial action at Ryanair as pilots at the company intensify their campaign over negotiating and collective bargaining rights. "If any such action takes place, Ryanair will deal with it head on, but we will not deal with or recognise the Lufthansa pilots union VC, regardless of what action - if any - takes place", the statement added.

by | December 13, 2017 | 06:13

Facebook today said it is shifting to a "local selling structure" in countries outside the US, in which its advertising revenue in that country will be recorded by their local company in the country. Mr Coffey said the move by Facebook may be pre-empting changes many expect to kick in under the OECD-led effort to address what's called base erosion and profit shifting (Beps), structures that help large companies shift money around to reduce tax bills.

by | December 13, 2017 | 00:18

Mei Rui was on her way to NY to take part in a recording for a clinical study dealing with cancer. Look, I hate crying babies on an airplane, but they are tiny humans who occasionally need to be transferred from one place to another. Mei says she complied with everything that was asked of her - including stopping her son from breastfeeding - yet, she was still booted from the aircraft! Hoping her son would go to sleep and knowing he just needed a little bit more time before he drifted ...

by | December 13, 2017 | 00:15

This is well below Shazam's last valuation of around United States dollars 1 billion when it raised money in 2015. 'Apple Music and Shazam are a natural fit, sharing a passion for music discovery and delivering great music experiences to our users.

by | December 12, 2017 | 20:00

President Trump's attack on Twitter on Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand of NY used to come to his office "begging" for campaign donations. Sen. Elizabeth Warren, a fierce critic of the President, tweeted a reply to Trump, asking if he's trying to "slut-shame" Gillibrand.

by | December 12, 2017 | 18:17

The Indices of Industrial Production for the Mining, Manufacturing and Electricity sectors for the month of October 2017 stand at 101.2, 124.3 and 149.8, respectively, with the corresponding growth rates of 0.2%, 2.5% and 3.2% as compared to October 2016.

by | December 12, 2017 | 10:14

Just wait until you land. In a statement on the incident, Southwest Airlines said: "Our Crew in command of Flight 2943 traveling from Portland on Saturday afternoon safely landed on-time in Sacramento following an inflight disturbance". Law enforcement immediately arrested her upon her arrival in Sacramento and charged her with three felony counts of making criminal threats, according to WREG.

by | December 12, 2017 | 09:08

Horgan will make his announcement in Victoria in the library rotunda of the legislature at 12:30 p.m. local time, after a government staff provide a technical briefing with Lower Mainland media. The government said it had revised the budget for the project to $10.7-billion, up from $8.8-billion, and said the top deciding factors were the impact that cancelling the dam would have had on the province's finances and electricity rates.

by | December 11, 2017 | 23:09

This quasar is interesting because it comes from a time when the Universe was just 5% of its current age. It took Eduardo Bañados a total of three nights to spot the massive black hole 800 million times more massive than the sun. The was published in the British journal Nature . "This finding shows that a process obviously existed in the early Universe to make this monster", Dr Bañados explained.

by | December 11, 2017 | 21:58

The price of gas in Rhode Island is down this week and is expected to continue falling this holiday season. The latest Energy Information Administration's report shows demand is down as gasoline stocks are on the rise across the nation, fueled by refineries reaching 93.8 percent of production capacity.

by | December 11, 2017 | 21:14

Self, in first place, was staggering toward the finish of the 26.2-mile race when Ariana Luterman, a high school runner participating in a marathon relay, stopped competing to help Self up several times down the stretch, according to media reports .

by | December 11, 2017 | 20:58

That event brought in more than $5,000 previous year. The new effort initially prompted the store to suspend the previous arrangement with The Salvation Army allowing volunteers to collect funds for local needs in front of the store for the organization's red kettle drive.

by | December 11, 2017 | 20:16

The player is not obsessed with picking those big prizes, as he is satisfied with all the trophies he has won over the course of a career which includes spells with many European Giants. "There are so many things that are out of control that can totally transform the direction of the game". However, Mourinho has now confirmed that the trio of Ibrahimovic, Matic and Jones is available for selection, but at the same time, has stated that the likes of Michael Carrick and Eric Bailly will be ...

by | December 11, 2017 | 19:12

Steinhoff has been aggressively expanding in developed markets since moving its primary share listing from Johannesburg to Frankfurt in 2015, snapping up Britain's Poundland, U.S-based Mattress Firm and Australia's Fantastic. There was some buying off a low base, but most investors were waiting for more information, Independent Securities trader Ryan Woods said. Last week's freefall wiped out a majority of the net worth of Chairman Christo Wiese and an investment by the Public Investment ...

by | December 11, 2017 | 16:15

In a statement , the California Horse Racing Board estimated that approximately 25 horses perished in the fire, out of almost 500 who were stabled at the training center. Doug O'Neill, whose horses have won the Kentucky Derby and Breeders' Cup races, is among the trainers who keep at least part of their stable there. Los Alamitos canceled all races Friday .

by | December 11, 2017 | 15:22

Fuller & Thaler Asset Management Inc who had been investing in Netflix Inc for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $81.59B market cap company. The Illinois-based Pekin Singer Strauss Asset Mngmt Il has invested 0.48% in AT&T Inc. Washington Natl Bank holds 0.03% or 4,074 shares in its portfolio.

by | December 11, 2017 | 14:38

French baby-milk maker Lactalis and health authorities have ordered a major worldwide product recall because of fears of salmonella contamination following 26 cases of children falling sick in France. Most people recover without treatment. As it turned out, one of the infants out of the six had consumed a milk product that was not included in the initial recall of 12 Lactalis products.

by | December 11, 2017 | 14:29

A selection of Premier League football matches will be played in a new 7:45pm slot on Saturdays under the terms of a new broadcast package from the 2019-20 season. Clubs are targeting an increase in the already astonishing £5.14billion deal which is now in place between Sky Sports and BT Sports. Speculation has seen both Amazon and Facebook linked with making huge bids.

by | December 11, 2017 | 12:20

West Texas Intermediate (WTI) crude futures were at $56.70 a barrel at 0714 GMT, virtually unchanged from their last settlement. The West Texas Intermediate for January delivery decreased 1.66 USA dollars to settle at 55.96 dollars a barrel on the New York Mercantile Exchange, while Brent crude for February delivery lost 1.64 dollars to close at 61.22 dollars a barrel on the London ICE Futures Exchange.

by | December 11, 2017 | 12:04

At Heathrow, the U.K.'s busiest airport, the "flow rate" was decreased, allowing for fewer landings and takeoffs per hour, which has also led to delays and cancellations, according to The Independent . The Chandigarh global airport will be closed from February 12, 2018, to February 26, 2018, owing to runway resurfacing work . Flights to Aberdeen have also faced significant delays as a result of the weather.

by | December 11, 2017 | 07:50

The startup, which is now valued at $1.6 billion - though undoubtedly soon to be worth a whole lot more if current trends continue - had a rough day yesterday as the exchange buckled under the pressure of a particularly hefty day of trading.

by | December 11, 2017 | 07:20

CBOE's is the first to be traded on a major regulated exchange in the US, and it's set to be followed next week by CME Group, which has announced that it will launch its own products on december 18. The price of a bitcoin began the year below $1,000. Last week Goldman Sachs CEO Lloyd Blankfein claimed that Bitcoin was "a vehicle to perpetrate fraud" as the value of the cryptocurrency plunged 20% in less than 24 hours.

by | December 10, 2017 | 07:03

More than 175,000 acres were destroyed so far as the wind-whipped flames devoured everything in their path, including more than 1,000 buildings reduced to ash and rubble. A fire weather warning has been extended until 8 p.m. Sunday with strong, gusty winds and low humidity in the forecast. "Our concerns are still mopping up all the hotspots, making sure properties are safe and getting people home as soon as possible", Buchanan said, adding that firefighters would first have to ensure ...

by | December 09, 2017 | 17:23

Nowhere has the phenomenon of ordinary people buying virtual currencies been more visible than in South Korea, where several exchanges have storefronts to help new customers. Chicago-based Cboe Global Markets is planning to launch bitcoin futures on Sunday, while the world's largest futures exchange, CME , is set to launch its futures product the following week.

by | December 09, 2017 | 12:26

ICE said it targeted "public safety threats", including those who returned to the US after being deported. Despite the overall decline in border arrests, the numbers have increased every month since May and many of those apprehended have been families and unaccompanied children.

by | December 09, 2017 | 04:30

The North's spokesman said Pompeo provoked the country by "impudently criticizing our supreme leadership which is the heart of our people". North Korea typically uses strong language when commenting on U.S. He noted that Russian Federation is definitely not interested in escalating tensions over the Korean Peninsula and will take all necessary measures to prevent this escalation.

by | December 09, 2017 | 03:15

Twice Upon a Time premieres Sunday, December 25 at 9/8c on BBC America. " Twice Upon A Time " sees Capaldi's Doctor on the bring of regeneration, when he's thrown together with his past self, the original Doctor, who will be played by Game of Thrones and Harry Potter actor, David Bradley .

by | December 09, 2017 | 02:47

The maker of Smith & Wesson guns expects to earn adjusted net income of 7 cents to 10 cents per share on revenue of $170 million to $180 million, falling considerably short of the consensus analyst estimate for a profit of 41 cents per share on $209.4 million in revenue.

by | December 08, 2017 | 23:25

Waverton Investment Management Ltd acquired 11,834 shares as Amazon.Com Inc Com Us$0.01 (AMZN)'s stock rose 13.58%. The company holds 765.50 million outstanding shares and 762.77 million shares are floating in market. 607.21 million shares or 0.72% less from 611.64 million shares in 2017Q1 were reported. This simple numeric scale reads 1 to 5, and it changes brokerage firm Moderate Sell recommendations into an average broker rating.

by | December 08, 2017 | 20:47