• Sensex, Nifty hit record high as June F&O opens strong
Sensex, Nifty hit record high as June F&O opens strong

At 12.19 p.m, the Sensex was trading up 212.89 points or 0.69% at 30,962.92 with 19 components gaining. The 30-share index flared up by 288.58 points to hit 31,038.61 at 1435 hrs. Brokers said market sentiment improved largely in tandem with a firming trend at other Asian bourses, tracking overnight gains at Wall Street as minutes from the Fede...

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  • Unrelated Supreme Court Decision Deals a Blow to Patent Trolls
Unrelated Supreme Court Decision Deals a Blow to Patent Trolls

In a decision that upends 27 years of law governing patent infringement cases, the justices sided with beverage flavoring company TC Heartland LLC in its legal battle with food and beverage company Kraft Heinz Co. Other organizations - including the Software & Information Industry Association (SIIA), Internet Association, Hispanic Leadership ...

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  • Reema Lagoo was talent house: Shubhangi
Reema Lagoo was talent house: Shubhangi

It is during the shooting of one of the most powerful scenes, where she tells her son to take out her "mangalsutra" and give it to his father, that I discovered the depth she possessed as an actor which was not really utilised by our film industry.

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  • Israel reportedly provided intel. Trump disclosed to Russians
Israel reportedly provided intel. Trump disclosed to Russians

The Trump administration official who said the Western Wall is not part of Israel was David Berns , the political counselor at the U.S. Consulate in Jerusalem , according to an Israeli television news report . Trump is reportedly planning to visit the Western Wall in Jerusalem's Old City. "It would advance it by fixing a historic wrong a...

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  • McConnell: No concerns about Trump's handling of classified info
McConnell: No concerns about Trump's handling of classified info

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell on Tuesday drew a line in the sand during that could set up a showdown between GOP leadership and President Donald Trump on taxes. "The country would need roughly 4.5 percent sustained growth to pay for the entire tax plan", said the CRFB, adding the tax reform could drive up the federal debt, harming econ...

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  • Wilson School Board proposes 1.6 percent tax increase
Wilson School Board proposes 1.6 percent tax increase

Hansen said the district doesn't anticipate receiving any more state payments by June 30. "We have expressed our concerns with school finances and that we need to do something about getting an increase in state funding to take the burden off property taxes", board member Albert Miller said.

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  • After hearing, mandatory recall issued for 240000 more Hyundai and Kia vehicles
After hearing, mandatory recall issued for 240000 more Hyundai and Kia vehicles

This is the first time ever that the transport ministry has ordered a compulsory recall of Hyundai and Kia vehicles. But Hyundai and Kia earlier rejected calls for a voluntary recall related to five defects, saying the defects did not compromise driving safety.

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  • Elon Musk Shows Video Of First Tunnel Bored Underground In Los Angeles
Elon Musk Shows Video Of First Tunnel Bored Underground In Los Angeles

Elon Musk thinks it's possible - if we go underground. It appears to be a step toward what Musk foresees as a "3D network of tunnels to alleviate congestion". He explained on Instagram that the corporation's first tunnel would run from Los Angeles International Airport to Culver City, Santa Monica, Westwood and Sherman Oaks.

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  • Supreme Court refuses to stay arrest of Justice Karnan
Supreme Court refuses to stay arrest of Justice Karnan

A team consisting of senior police officers from West Bengal, Tamil Nadu and Andhra Pradesh have launched a manhunt for Karnan. But none of the AoR is willing to file it as they are scared of your court."After ascertaining from Nedumpara that he had been duly authorised by Justice Karnan to file the recall plea, the court took the application and...

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  • German bunds gain after investors defy higher Q1 economic growth
German bunds gain after investors defy higher Q1 economic growth

This should continue to be the case because employment continues to reach record levels and the era of very low wage settlements is long over. Destatis said mild winter weather contributed to a sharp rise in construction, while rising foreign demand for German goods also helped lift first-quarter growth from an annualized 1.7% in the fourth q...

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  • USA unemployment falls to 10-year low in April
USA unemployment falls to 10-year low in April

Employers added 79,000 jobs in March, partly because of a snowstorm that weighed on economic activity, revised figures released by the government Friday showed . Falling unemployment, rising wage growth and strong job gains in recent years have put the US economy in a better spot than it has been. Recent GDP figures showed the USA economy grew...

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  • Facebook turns to newspaper ads to combat fake news
Facebook turns to newspaper ads to combat fake news

As part of its efforts, Facebook has paid for "old media" advertisements in several British newspapers, which includes tips for spotting and dealing with falsified news stories. And given the fact that many believe fake news helped push the country out of the European Union., there will no doubt be plenty of attention given to whether Facebook ...

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  • 'I blew it': Warren Buffett laments missing out on Google
'I blew it': Warren Buffett laments missing out on Google

Buffett echoed Munger's comments: "I had plenty of opportunities to ask [Google] questions but I blew it ". Speaking on CNBC television, Buffett said, "It's a defect of mine" that he doesn't focus as closely on the efficiency of business units at Berkshire Hathaway Inc (BRKa.N), the conglomerate he has run since 1965.

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  • At meat market, the far-right Le Pen backs
At meat market, the far-right Le Pen backs "eating French"

With so many presidential candidates running in our multi-party elections, they have always split the votes so that none ever got a majority of 50 percent. Macron and Le Pen represent two different visions of the future of France , its identity and role in Europe and the world. France's centre-right party, seeking to rebound after the defeat ...

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  • Joshua changed boxing with Klitschko victory - Tyson
Joshua changed boxing with Klitschko victory - Tyson

Eddie Hearn, Joshua's promoter, then downplayed any suggestion that the bout would take place any time soon. That is what makes boxing big, it is the heavyweights. As you can see from the video above, Joshua was hanging out with English soccer player Troy Deeney and the two got to challenging on the punching arcade game to test out their power.

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  • Energy shares lead Asian stock losses as oil falls under $45
Energy shares lead Asian stock losses as oil falls under $45

Futures have collapsed 11 percent this week, slumping to the lowest since November 15 - two weeks before the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries agreed to production curbs to boost prices and ease a global glut. On the plus side, hedge funds and other money managers have reduced their bullish bets on crude oil, which is to say, they are n...

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  • Atmore Marks National Day Of Prayer (With Gallery)
Atmore Marks National Day Of Prayer (With Gallery)

Lawton's Mayor Fred Fitch who spoke at the prayer breakfast said he observes the national day of prayer 365 days a year. - Always rejoice. Pray without ceasing. Hymns were also sung together. If you can not attend, take a moment to say a little prayer wherever you may be. Those written prayers were then posted around the auditorium for ...

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  • Canaccord Genuity Indicates Potential 18.4% Increase In Shares Of QTS Realty Trust
Canaccord Genuity Indicates Potential 18.4% Increase In Shares Of QTS Realty Trust

Capital One National Association now owns 30,746 shares of the real estate investment trust's stock worth $2,986,000 after buying an additional 3,240 shares during the last quarter. During the same period in the previous year, the company posted $0.41 EPS. It closed at $29.18 lastly. This represents a $1.04 annualized dividend and a yield of 3.53%.

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  • U.S. private sector adds 177000 jobs in April: ADP
U.S. private sector adds 177000 jobs in April: ADP

March's figure was revised down to 255,000. Last month, you'll recall, this government report from the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) showed a paltry 97K new jobs in the US for the month of March. Brick-and-mortar retailers also cut jobs in response to stiff competition from online merchants like Amazon. Mark Zandi, chief economist of Moody's...

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  • At 100 days in, Trump seems both outsider and insider
At 100 days in, Trump seems both outsider and insider

It was the first time Pennsylvania had voted for a Republican presidential candidate since George H.W. Bush in 1988. Trump signed the order on Saturday while accompanied by Vice President Mike Pence and Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross after touring the Ames True Temper Tool Company in the city of Camp Hill in Pennsylvania.

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  • Ryan Seacrest is Kelly Ripa's new co-host on 'Live,' sources say
Ryan Seacrest is Kelly Ripa's new co-host on 'Live,' sources say

Ripa broke the news on various social media platforms by posting a video of herself sipping from a " Live with Kelly " mug with a question mark drawn on it. This is likely to rule out Fred Savage , Jerry O'Connell, Andy Cohen and Anderson Cooper, the report noted . Strahan announced his departure from Live! in April 2016, taking the audience ...

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  • Goodyear Tire profit falls 9.8 pct
Goodyear Tire profit falls 9.8 pct

The stock was sold at an average price of $36.89, for a total value of $174,157.69. About 1.11M shares traded. The stock touched its high share price of $37.20 on 03/16/17 and the stock also touched its Lowest price in the last 52-weeks of trading on 07/06/16 as $24.10.

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  • UK's Labour pledges new Brexit strategy if it wins election
UK's Labour pledges new Brexit strategy if it wins election

Despite supporting the upcoming general election, 37% of personal investors feel it will have a negative impact on stock markets, with 31% already changing their investment behaviour, or likely to do so in the run-up to polling day. "They got it wrong at the last election, they got it wrong in the referendum and God help us they got it wrong with...

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  • BOJ keeps monetary policy unchanged, says 2020 Games to help
BOJ keeps monetary policy unchanged, says 2020 Games to help

BOJ Gov. Haruhiko Kuroda said last week that the accommodative policy and asset purchases will continue for some time because inflation is "quite sluggish", underscoring how far the BOJ lags behind its counterparts in the USA and Europe. Overall, inflation expectations haven't shown clear signs of a pick-up. "But if we get a massive sell-off in the...

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  • Illinois House ignores veto threat by passing abortion expansion
Illinois House ignores veto threat by passing abortion expansion

Bruce Rauner made during his 2014 run for governor in support of ensuring women can access abortion services regardless of income level. Hundreds of women attended the rally, which came as the Illinois House took up HB 40, a bill that would keep abortion legal in the state should Roe v.

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  • Trump tweets don't help: 1st Twitter revenue drop since IPO
Trump tweets don't help: 1st Twitter revenue drop since IPO

Average monthly active users reached 328 million, up 6% vs. 4% in the prior quarter, while daily active users jumped 14% compared to the same time a year ago. The company was also exploring sale options the previous year but the price tag was a bit high for most companies interested in buying it. Twitter said it expects overall revenue grow...

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  • Lookout for Price Target? Waters Corp. (WAT), Freeport-McMoRan Inc. (FCX)
Lookout for Price Target? Waters Corp. (WAT), Freeport-McMoRan Inc. (FCX)

The Quantitative Investment Management Llc holds 1.14M shares with $14.97M value, up from 495,200 last quarter. TRADEMARK VIOLATION NOTICE: "Freeport-McMoRan Inc (FCX) Downgraded to "Buy" at Vetr Inc." was originally posted by Transcript Daily and is the sole property of of Transcript Daily.

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  • Twitter posts strongest growth in monthly users in a year
Twitter posts strongest growth in monthly users in a year

This marks a somewhat encouraging turn for the social network, having reported a loss of $167 million for the last quarter of 2016. In classic Twitter fashion, however, the rest of the company's quarterly news was much more of a glass-half-full, glass-half-empty kind of situation.

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  • Canada: 104 men arrested in child prostitution probe
Canada: 104 men arrested in child prostitution probe

He said there were hundreds of men who responded to undercover officers' online advertisements and majority stopped communicating when they found out they appeared to be dealing with underage girls - but 104 men didn't stop. "Almost all of these men are first time offenders ... they had stable jobs, and families and not the type of people who usual...

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  • Indian officials to lose red beacon lights atop their cars
Indian officials to lose red beacon lights atop their cars

Even UP Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath had warned officials about the misuse of red beacons which are causing huge inconvenience to people. Though the Centre had announced that the order would come into effect from May 1, Palaniswami chose to remove it immediately.

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  • Speeding car in Delhi kills one
Speeding car in Delhi kills one

While two of the occupants managed to flee, the driver was apprehended by police. Police said that they received a call around 6.15 am and immediately rushed to the spot. He is a resident of Model Town in north Delhi. The auto was being driven by a teenager who had lost control of the vehicle and climbed on the footpath.

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  • Trump to sign measures to review financial regulation
Trump to sign measures to review financial regulation

White House economic adviser Gary Cohn said he and Mnuchin are spending a lot of time working together on tax policy and that there would be a "united proposal" coming from the Trump administration. The tax code became too expensive and burdensome under former President Barack Obama's administration, making a review of 2016 and 2017 tax rules neces...

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  • Volkswagen to Pay $2.8 Billion in US Diesel Emissions Scandal
Volkswagen to Pay $2.8 Billion in US Diesel Emissions Scandal

A federal prosecutor on Friday confirmed that the government plans to name former deputy US attorney general Larry Thompson to serve as independent monitor of Volkswagen AG under a plea agreement over its diesel emissions scandal. "Volkswagen deeply regrets the behavior that gave rise to this case". VW general counsel Manfred Doess said the compa...

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  • United misses deadline to answer senators on dragging
United misses deadline to answer senators on dragging

Clark said he would have gone further had he been in charge. "This situation causes us great concern", a spokesperson said. It blamed the move on stiffer USA security measures and attempts to ban travelers from some Muslim-majority nations since President Donald Trump took office.

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  • Opec says oil deal bearing fruit, but US pumping more
Opec says oil deal bearing fruit, but US pumping more

Opec is considering whether to extend the supply cut deal beyond June and most members, including Saudi Arabia and Kuwait, are leaning towards this if all producers, including non-Opec also agree, Opec sources told Reuters last month. OPEC upgraded its 2017 global demand growth forecast to 1.27 million barrels per day, an upwards revision of 1...

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