• Indian stocks surge on Moody's first upgrade in 14 years
Indian stocks surge on Moody's first upgrade in 14 years

Prior to this rating action, HDFC Bank's BCA and ratings were constrained by India's previous sovereign rating of Baa3 given the bank's significant exposure to the government in common with other Indian banks. "The rating agency too has now confirmed it formally, which is welcome". Moody's noted that, the fading of disruption assisted by recent g...

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  • Ohio Unemployment Rate Drops Slightly In October
Ohio Unemployment Rate Drops Slightly In October

Unemployment remains historically low in ME, with the rate at or below 4 percent for 25 consecutive months, officials say. State officials say Ohio's unemployment rate dropped to 5.1 percent in October but remained higher than the national rate.

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  • SADC intervenes as Zimbabwe crisis rages on
SADC intervenes as Zimbabwe crisis rages on

Still seen by many Africans as a liberation hero, Mr. Mugabe is reviled in the West as a despot whose disastrous handling of the economy and willingness to resort to violence to maintain power pauperised one of Africa's most promising states.

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  • Oil leak shuts down portion of Keystone pipeline
Oil leak shuts down portion of Keystone pipeline

The pipeline is shut off, and crews have started cleaning up the spill. As CNN points out, it took two months to clean up most of the spill, so there's no telling how long the damage from this disaster may last. At this time crews are assessing the situation. TransCanada estimates the pipeline leaked 5,000 barrels of oil, or about 210,000 gallo...

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  • Japanese rail firm apologises after train leaves 20 seconds early
Japanese rail firm apologises after train leaves 20 seconds early

The incident prompted the company to issue an official apology on its website later in the day. The Tsukuba Express was scheduled to depart Tokyo for Tsukuba at 9:44:40. We sincerely apologize for the inconvenience caused to you by our customers. To the point where they issued a formal apology after one of their trains departed a little t...

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  • Walmart Black Friday 2017 Deals to Avoid
Walmart Black Friday 2017 Deals to Avoid

You can also sign for the Amazon deals newsletter . Unless you've been living under a rock, you know Black Friday deals in the U.S. are right around the corner. Gayle Hunter of Luxelu, a brand that saw an uplift of 300 per cent on its standard sales last year said: "Black Friday has grown for us year on year, and it's helped us to grow our busin...

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  • Sprint to launch free Hulu service for unlimited users: Wave7
Sprint to launch free Hulu service for unlimited users: Wave7

That deal includes the Netflix OTT video service at no charge for customers on the T-Mobile ONE family plan with at least two lines. Signup for the offer will go live this Friday, November 17th, at sprint .com/hulu. Sprint will take a page from T-Mobile's playbook an offer a free streaming video subscription to some users, according to Wave7 Re...

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  • Uber faces class-action lawsuit over sexual assault by drivers
Uber faces class-action lawsuit over sexual assault by drivers

According to the lawsuit, up to this point, Uber has escaped following regulatory policies that would be enforced on a typical transportation company by instead labeling themselves as a, "technology company". One of the reasons Uber's background checks on drivers are so faulty is keeping costs down, women allege. An extensive form of vetting inc...

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  • Rare General Electric payout cut
Rare General Electric payout cut

Peak Financial Management Inc. raised its position in General Electric by 0.3% in the 2nd quarter. The institutional investor held 1.03 million shares of the semiconductors company at the end of 2017Q2, valued at $1.50 million, up from 520,000 at the end of the previous reported quarter.

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  • WPI inflation at 6-month high in October
WPI inflation at 6-month high in October

The pound dipped this morning after official figures showed inflation remained unchanged last month. The main reason was vegetable prices, with inflation in these up from 3.92 per cent to 7.4 per cent. Within food inflation , the price of vegetables, milk and milk products contributed to the increase. Inflation in rural areas was 3.4%, while in ur...

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  • EgyptAir signs $1.1 bln preliminary deal for 12 Bombardier CSeries jets
EgyptAir signs $1.1 bln preliminary deal for 12 Bombardier CSeries jets

No Middle East customer has said when it would take delivery of CSeries jets. EgyptAir chairman and CEO Safwat Musallam said the CS300 will be used for growth and for the replacement of smaller narrowbodies. A firm-order contract would be valued at around $1.1 billion and is EgyptAir buys all 24 planes the contract value would increase to alm...

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  • India gives
India gives "king of sweets" a geographical tag to end bitter rivalry

She asked her officers to get in touch with us in 2015 when Odisha tried to get the GI registration in their favour. A favourite nearly all over India, the rasgulla has been at the centre of a long-drawn tussle between the states of Odisha and West Bengal.

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  • Amazon Spins off Cloud Business to Chinese Firm
Amazon Spins off Cloud Business to Chinese Firm

Amazon is committed to establish in China, and is looking forward for significant business opportunities and growth potential for the next few years. He added the move was necessary for AWS to build up its other business areas in the market.

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  • Brookfield Property Partners offers almost $15B to buy remaining GGP stocks
Brookfield Property Partners offers almost $15B to buy remaining GGP stocks

A number of other equities analysts have also weighed in on the company. The value of the investment in Brookfield Property Partners L went from $62,262,000 to $68,922,000 a change of 10.7% quarter over quarter. Shares of Brookfield Infrastructure Partners ( NYSE BIP ) opened at $43.47 on Tuesday. The company discussed a premium of almost 10% to 15...

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  • Singles' Day sales soar to new records
Singles' Day sales soar to new records

Alibaba CEO Daniel Zhang said the company's goal is to help shop owners go digital, not necessarily replace their physical stores entirely, Yahoo! The U.S. TV shopping operator Eastern Home Shopping & Leisure Co Ltd (EHS, 東森購物) said its sales on Saturday increased by 80 percent compared with the same day a year ago and represented a quadruple ju...

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  • Jenny McCarthy Recounts Alleged Steven Seagal Harassment, Threat
Jenny McCarthy Recounts Alleged Steven Seagal Harassment, Threat

She said the actor told her there was nudity in the part and that he couldn't tell what her body looked like in the oversized dress she was wearing. LaRue said she eventually bolted out of the house, and later called her agent, who she claims was in on what happened. The Sun Online has approached Mr Seagal's representatives for comment.

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  • Drive-thru fight erupts over chicken nuggets at McDonalds
Drive-thru fight erupts over chicken nuggets at McDonalds

The manager told them that they hadn't ordered any nuggets and showed the women their receipt to confirm. "I thought they were robbing, at first, I thought they were robbing the McDonald's there". "Then I started recording, because I knew this was going to be an important video". The manager at the restaurant told WISH-TV that the woman pulle...

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  • China Buys 300 Planes Worth $37 Billion from Boeing Co
China Buys 300 Planes Worth $37 Billion from Boeing Co

The agreement includes orders and commitments for 300 Boeing single-aisle and twin-aisle airplanes. "China is a valued customer and key partner, and we're proud that Boeing airplanes will be a part of its fleet growth for years to come", said McAllister.

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  • Geekwire: Amazon will open pop-up stores inside Whole Foods
Geekwire: Amazon will open pop-up stores inside Whole Foods

The company will bring its devices to over 100 Whole Foods stores, and open dedicated pop-up shops in a few of the chain's grocery stores during the Thanksgiving weekend. The retail holiday has largely become an online thing as many people choose to skip the cold weather and long lines altogether, but that doesn't mean there won't be deals in physi...

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  • Delhi air pollution: United suspends flights to capital, cites 'severe weather'
Delhi air pollution: United suspends flights to capital, cites 'severe weather'

Concerns of poor air quality over Delhi have prompted foreign governments to put out travel advisories and led to at least one global airline, the US-based United Airline , temporarily suspending its flights citing "severe weather conditions".

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