• Tata Steel deal crystallises overseas M&A pain
Tata Steel deal crystallises overseas M&A pain

The proposed 50:50 joint venture would have a turnover of about €15 billion (Rs115,000 crore) and now employs about 48,000 people spread across various locations. Shares of Tata Steel were trading higher by 0.74 percent at 681.55 on BSE. "The steel industry has faced massive challenges in Europe for many years", ThyssenKrupp explained.

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  • Warning! Hackers Hid Malware in CCleaner Antivirus Software
Warning! Hackers Hid Malware in CCleaner Antivirus Software

Researchers at cyber intelligence firm Cisco Talos have discovered that a version of the popular maintenance software CCleaner is infected with malware . "In other words, to the best of our knowledge, we were able to disarm the threat before it was able to do any harm", Paul Yung, Piriform's VP of products confirmed .

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  • Anirban Lahiri at tied-35 at halfway stage of BMW Championship
Anirban Lahiri at tied-35 at halfway stage of BMW Championship

Day was just two-under for the day heading to the par-five 14th, but chipped in for eagle to ignite what would prove to be a stunning finish. McIlroy won the Tour Championship previous year to scoop the lucrative FedEx Cup bonus, but world number two Jordan Spieth leads the rankings.

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  • Apache Struts Security Flaw That Equifax Failed to Patch Responsible for Hack
Apache Struts Security Flaw That Equifax Failed to Patch Responsible for Hack

Krebs contacted Equifax about the issue, and the company quickly took the portal offline and launched an investigation. Sen. Mark Warner, D-Va., had asked the FTC to investigate the Equifax hack and the company's CEO, Richard Smith, has been invited to testify to the House Energy and Commerce Committee.

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  • Tesla boosts vehicle range to help drivers escape Hurricane Irma
Tesla boosts vehicle range to help drivers escape Hurricane Irma

According to Electrek , Tesla unlocked the battery capacity of their Tesla Model S and Telsa Model X 60/ 60D models so that they can all make full use of the 75kWh battery. Working in a similar manner to a standard petrol station, the Supercharger stations can quickly charge a Tesla battery in not much more time than a petrol pump.

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  • What to do if Equifax hack hits you?
What to do if Equifax hack hits you?

The breach occurred between May and July, and hackers potentially accessed information including Social Security and driver's license numbers. That same website offers users a year of free credit file monitoring and identity theft protection with TrustedID Premier , an Equifax product.

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  • What's what with T-Mobile's 'free' Netflix plan
What's what with T-Mobile's 'free' Netflix plan

Are there any caveats? . To get Netflix for free on your T-Mobile plan, you are required to have at least two or more line active. If you already subscribe to Netflix Standard, T-Mobile will cover your cost from September 12 onwards.

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  • As with DACA, Trump may leave Iran nuclear deal's fate to Congress
As with DACA, Trump may leave Iran nuclear deal's fate to Congress

Her speech , delivered at the most hawkish think tank in Washington-a nesting ground for the key architects of the Iraq War and wider Global War on Terror, not to mention almost every anti-Iranian hardliner in town-came just five days after the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA ) declared for the eighth time that Iran was complying with t...

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  • Hungary, Slovakia lose fight against European Union migration deal
Hungary, Slovakia lose fight against European Union migration deal

Hungary and Slovakia pledged not to change their opposition to taking in asylum seekers after the EU's top court on Wednesday (6 September) dismissed the two countries' complaints over the EU's migration quota scheme. The fences have mostly stopped refugees from passing through Hungary on their way to western Europe but Hungary has also greatly...

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  • Police identify body as missing Temple student
Police identify body as missing Temple student

Authorities say 22-year-old Jenna Burleigh went missing around 2 a.m. Thursday, Aug. 31, 2017, near Temple's campus. Philadelphia police said Sunday a body found on property belonging to Hupperterz's relative was identified as Burleigh. In a Facebook post shared Saturday, Edward Burleigh called his daughter a "beautiful angel" who is now in heave...

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  • Duke and Duchess of Cambridge expecting third child
Duke and Duchess of Cambridge expecting third child

In an announcement from Kensington Palace, the royal family is "delighted with the news". This is published unedited from the PTI feed . Recent guidelines from the Royal College Of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists warned that around 10 per cent of women with the severest form of morning sickness opt for an abortion because they fear that the...

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  • Apple finally chimes in on net neutrality debate
Apple finally chimes in on net neutrality debate

In addition, Walsh claimed that weeding out the supposedly fraudulent comments would reveal "the large majority of commenters" support reversing net neutrality protections-the position held by AT&T and other major internet service providers .

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  • Second Quarter GDP Hiked to 3% in Latest Revision
Second Quarter GDP Hiked to 3% in Latest Revision

The Bureau of Economic Analysis had anticipated the increase in real GDP would be 2.6 percent. While the private sector surged ahead, however, government spending shrank, especially at the state and local level. The improvement could help make the case for the Federal Reserve to move forward with plans to raise interest rates and wind down the port...

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  • Astros/Rangers Series Moving to Tropicana Field
Astros/Rangers Series Moving to Tropicana Field

When the Astros left Houston last Thursday for a three-game series against the Los Angeles Angels , they packed just for the weekend, assuming that even though a storm was coming, they would be able to return home once the series in California ended on Sunday.

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  • Canadian dollar softens on Trump's NAFTA comments, weaker oil prices
Canadian dollar softens on Trump's NAFTA comments, weaker oil prices

Mexican and Canadian leaders have framed their aims as "modernizing" NAFTA to better reflect how trade works now, including adding guidelines for e-commerce. Initial talks between Mexico, the United States and Canada to update NAFTA ended in Washington over the weekend amid signs of deep division on key issues.

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  • Secret Superstar's first song, 'Main Kaun Hoon' released
Secret Superstar's first song, 'Main Kaun Hoon' released

Main Kaun Hoon is the first song from Secret Superstar sung by Meghna, who marks her debut in the Hindi film industry with the song. The lyrics of the song have been written by Kausar Munir and Amit Trivedi has composed the music. Staying true to his promise Aamir Khan introduced singer Meghna Mishra at Main Kaun Hoon song launch. Before...

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  • Two Oil Giants Merge In $7.45 Billion Deal
Two Oil Giants Merge In $7.45 Billion Deal

The buyout is the latest sign that majors are expecting a strengthening oil market going forward by snatching assets while oil prices looked to have bottomed around $26 per barrel in February 2016. Until Total's deal on Monday, numerous acquirers were private-equity firms and smaller players, eager to get a foothold major oil hubs like the Nort...

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  • Facebook Closed An Internal Chat Room Over Harassing Messages
Facebook Closed An Internal Chat Room Over Harassing Messages

Referring directly to the events in Virginia - where one young woman was killed by a vehicle driven at anti-fascist demonstrators - he added: "With the potential for more rallies, we're watching the situation closely and will take down threats of physical harm".

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  • Hot Stocks to Watch in the USA and Canada
Hot Stocks to Watch in the USA and Canada

Susquehanna Bancshares Inc reissued a "positive" rating and issued a $86.00 price target on shares of Foot Locker in a research report on Friday , April 21st. On average, equities analysts forecast that Foot Locker will post $5.07 EPS for the current fiscal year. Foot Locker Inc . had 79 analyst reports since July 21, 2015 according to SRatin...

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  • White House disbands another advisory council, this one on infrastructure
White House disbands another advisory council, this one on infrastructure

In the latest shakeup, the White House said Trump on Friday fired chief strategist Steve Bannon, known as an economic nationalist and an advocate of "America First" policies. "If he's choosing not to provide that moral leadership, the business community is a place that includes leaders that can". Trump largely rejected the condemnation during a...

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  • Sensex rises; Infosys buyback proposal lifts mood
Sensex rises; Infosys buyback proposal lifts mood

At 2.15 PM: Benchmark BSE Sensex was up by 62 points or 0.20% to trade at 31,833.23 whereas the wider NSE Nifty was up by 28 points at 9,925.80. Information Technology (IT) stocks rise. The Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 0.12% to end at 22,024.87 points, the S&P 500 gained 0.14% to 2,468.11 points and the Nasdaq Composite added 0.19%, to 6,3...

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  • Brazil retail sales jump in June, boosted by cheaper credit
Brazil retail sales jump in June, boosted by cheaper credit

The US dollar got a boost on Tuesday after data showed retail sales in the US held up well in July, while a measure of business activity among NY state's manufacturers rose at its fastest pace in three years. Total retail sales have grown year-over-year every month since November 2009, and retail sales as calculated by NRF - excluding automobiles, ...

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  • Target purchases delivery logistics firm
Target purchases delivery logistics firm

Target plans to better compete with retailers Amazon and Walmart in same-day and local deliveries by acquiring software startup Grand Junction. Target said it will expand the service to other parts of New York City this fall and to other urban markets in 2018.

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  • Here's How Much Money Kylie Jenner Made Before She Turned 20
Here's How Much Money Kylie Jenner Made Before She Turned 20

She is slowly transforming into her sister's # Kim Kardashian way of life and its evident due to the many physical aspects she is switching to, including Kim's lifestyle. Not bad for $29 lip kits, right? Another day, another Keeping up with the Kardashians spin-off with the baby of the Jenner duo striking out on her own as her Life of Kylie ...

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  • Teen opens emergency exit, jumps out of plane onto SFO tarmac
Teen opens emergency exit, jumps out of plane onto SFO tarmac

The teen, an American citizen, was stopped by construction crew members who were working nearby. Yakel said the teen was not injured and air traffic was not affected. We are cooperating fully with the relevant authorities to support the ongoing investigation". Yakel says the plane went to its assigned gate and all passengers got off the flight ...

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  • Sprint's trick to making money: A year of free of service
Sprint's trick to making money: A year of free of service

Prepaid net additions of 35,000 contributed to sequential growth in prepaid service revenue for the first time in six quarters. " Sprint reached an important milestone this quarter by returning to profitability for the first time in three years", CEO Marcelo Claure said in a statement.

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  • HSBC pledges $2bn share buyback as profits rise
HSBC pledges $2bn share buyback as profits rise

HSBC is to buy back $2 billion of its shares after reporting a 5 per cent rise in half-year profits, and said repurchases of its stock could become a regular feature in the future. The payday for shareholders comes after a $1 billion shares buyback in February and $2.5 billion previous year as part of the global bank's drive to prune its sprawlin...

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  • Teavana Shut Down, Victim of Mall Retail Struggles
Teavana Shut Down, Victim of Mall Retail Struggles

Starbucks announced this week it was closing all 379 of its Teavana locations over the coming year. The Seattle Tribune reports the 3,300 affected Teavana employees will be able to apply for positions at Starbucks stores. But US mall culture is fading, partially because more people are foregoing trips to big retail hubs for the convenience ...

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  • Ireland needs to phase out diesel and petrol cars, Government told
Ireland needs to phase out diesel and petrol cars, Government told

The environmental push comes as the United Kingdom plans to invest more than 800 million pounds ($1 billion) in driverless and zero-emission technology and outlined plans to invest 246 million pounds in battery technology research. To date, we have sold 15 cars here in the United Kingdom and 500 across Europe. "While nearly 59,000 new green cars ...

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  • Oil Rises For Third Day As US Stockpiles Expected To Fall Again
Oil Rises For Third Day As US Stockpiles Expected To Fall Again

In fact, the global Brent crude benchmark is down 13.3% and the U.S. West Texas Intermediate is down 14.4% in the year-to-date period as seen in the chart below. Since past year, oil prices witnessed sharp fall due to ongoing global glut has primarily been driven by a rise in U.S. production. Oil futures rallied on the EIA report and then ret...

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  • Audi recalls 850000 diesels for emissions update
Audi recalls 850000 diesels for emissions update

Mercedes-Benz Korea, meanwhile, said Friday that it would offer engine software updates for the diesel vehicles and also cooperate with the related authorities over the inspections. "The action will take place in close consultation with Germany's Federal Motor Transport Authority", Audi said Friday. It goes on to say that the companies made a dec...

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  • Yen weakens following BoJ meeting; aussie gains on healthy job market
Yen weakens following BoJ meeting; aussie gains on healthy job market

Frankfurt time, or 8:30 a.m. Markets were shaken last month by hawkish comments from Draghi which suggested that the bank would steam ahead with interest rate hikes and the reduction of its bond-buying program - schemes used to inject cash into the economy.

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  • Many private student loan debts may be discharged
Many private student loan debts may be discharged

The loans in question here were taken out before 2007, and some other institution would have actually originated the loan. Documents filed with the SEC, for instance, show that the majority-but not all-of the loans owned by National Collegiate were originated by Bank One, Charter One Bank, Bank of America , JPMorgan Chase , GMAC Bank, RBS Citize...

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  • Alfred Angelo Bridal closing stores nationwide, employee confirms
Alfred Angelo Bridal closing stores nationwide, employee confirms

She too has been unable to reach anyone at the store. Store employees chose not to answer our questions; however, customers tells us the employees told them they also found out about the store closures Thursday . "I cried my eyes out", she recalled of finding the ideal dress. She's 64 days out from her wedding and has already paid $820 for a d...

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  • Trump Hotels' payment service breached, guests credit card data stolen
Trump Hotels' payment service breached, guests credit card data stolen

For patrons of the Toronto property, the breach impacted guests who booked between November 18 and November 21, 2016. However the group has stated that Social Security, passport and driver's licence information had not been compromised. Following that attack, Trump Hotel Collection removed the malware that infected its point-of-sale terminals a...

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