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BJP, government cheer Moody's ratings upgrade

BJP, government cheer Moody's ratings upgrade

This period has, moreover, seen the country grow from a barely $ 620 billion to a $ 2.3 trillion economy, with its official foreign exchange reserves, too, soaring from some $ 110 billion to nearly $ 400 billion. The rating agency simultaneously upgraded India's local and foreign currency issuer rating to Baa2 from Baa3. In a statement, it further said: "While India's high debt burden remains a constraint on the country's credit profile, Moody's believes that the reforms put in place have ... Read More

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EBay is price-matching early Black Friday deals

EBay is price-matching early Black Friday deals

You can also get the TP-Link Plug to turn "dumb" gadgets in your home into smart devices for £9.99 - a £20 or 67% discount - if bought with an Amazon Echo . Like Amazon's Black Friday sale, the Cyber Monday sale will be a week long. Glorious, ultra high-definition TVs. Amazon will have new " Deals of the Day" every day throughout the period, ranging from Amazon devices, electronics and pet supplies to kitchen and home & garden items. Read More

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5000 barrels of oil leaked from Keystone Pipeline in South Dakota

5000 barrels of oil leaked from Keystone Pipeline in South Dakota

The company said that crews shut down the pipeline Thursday morning after a drop in pressure was detected resulting from an oil leak that's under investigation. The same pipeline leaked about 17,000 gallons past year near Freeman, South Dakota. The spill on the first Keystone pipeline is the latest in a series of incidents that critics of the new pipeline say shows that TransCanada should not receive another permit. Read More

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SA Rugby Accepts Rugby World Cup 2023 Vote Outcome

SA Rugby Accepts Rugby World Cup 2023 Vote Outcome

The final decision now rests with 26 World Rugby Council members who will collectively exercise 39 votes which among them a simple majority will be required to secure South Africa as the host Country. "We did dispute some aspects but I'm not saying that's why we won", he said. "In 2023 it will be a diverse rugby team and prove to the world what Nelson Mandela said, that rugby is a great unifier". Read More

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U.S. oil and gas 'resurgence' expected as global demand grows

U.S. oil and gas 'resurgence' expected as global demand grows

West Texas Intermediate crude have both shed about $3 a barrel, or almost 5 percent, from more than two-year highs struck last week. While the crude build of 1.9 million barrels reported by the Energy Information Administration was more than forecast, it was not as big as the increase of 6.5 million barrels reported on Tuesday by industry group the American Petroleum Institute. Read More

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Record $76.5 billion aircraft sold in a day

Record $76.5 billion aircraft sold in a day

The deal will spread the jets out across Frontier Airlines in the U.S., Mexico's Volaris, Wizz Air of Hungary and newcomer JetSmart of Chile. Until Wednesday, the only major deal announced at the Dubai Air Show came on Sunday when long-haul carrier Emirates purchased 40 Boeing 787-10 Dreamliners in a 15.1 billion dollar (£11.4 billion) deal. Read More

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Egyptair to buy 12 Bombardier aircraft

Airbus has vowed to cut the aircraft's production costs and secure thousands of new orders for the plane, which Bombardier spent more than $6 billion to develop. EgyptAir is Bombardier's latest Middle East customer, having already signed agreements with Iraqi Airways, Bahrain's Gulf Air, among other regional carriers. Read More

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Breakfast at Tiffany's is now a thing you can actually do

Breakfast at Tiffany's is now a thing you can actually do

Instead of art on the walls, there are Tiffany windows inset in miniature. Blue Box opens to the public Friday, Nov. 10 and will be open during regular store hours (10 a.m.to 7 p.m. If a fully fledged tea is more your thing, join your friends for a selection of finger sandwiches and candies accompanied by an array of Bellocq teas for $49 per person. Read More

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A Human Driver Caused a Collision During a Self-Driving Shuttle's Debut

A Human Driver Caused a Collision During a Self-Driving Shuttle's Debut

Technology onboard the Vegas shuttle was developed by Navya . Created to carry up to 15 people at a time, the shuttle has a max speed of 45km/h and has been created to be fully capable of driving on public roads. The operation is part of a 12-month pilot program, the city said. Self-driving vehicles aim to curb these human-related errors by automating the entire process, putting machines in control of what is now performed by humans. Read More

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Βudget surplus, lower public debt and unemployment in Greece — EU Commission

The lowest growth will be recorded by Italy and the United Kingdom with only 1.5 percent. "After five years of moderate recovery, European growth has now accelerated". This is a result both of a good performance of the economy in the first half of the year and an upward revision to 2016's GDP growth rate.Domestic demand is the engine of growth in 2017, and is expected to remain so for the entire period, backed by strong performance of private and public consumption and a recovery in ... Read More

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Former Yahoo CEO apologises for data breaches, blames Russians

In an opening statement to the Senate Commerce Committee, Mayer apologized to Yahoo's users, blamed "Russian agents" for the breach and said that Yahoo quickly worked to protect user accounts and contact law enforcement. A breach in 2014 affected 500 million Yahoo accounts and, in a first, led to the United States government criminally charging two Russian spies for cyber crimes. Read More

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Broadcom bids US$103b for Qualcomm, open to going hostile

Broadcom bids US$103b for Qualcomm, open to going hostile

Broadcom's own $5.5 billion (£4.2 billion) agreement to merge with US network provider Brocade Communications Systems previous year has been delayed while it is scrutinised by the US Committee on Foreign Investment (CFI), which investigates proposed acquisitions of US companies by foreign buyers on national security and intellectual property grounds. Read More

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New Zealand beats India by 40 runs

New Zealand beats India by 40 runs

As he took the field for the first time in India colours, Siraj could not control his emotions and was in tears when the Indian national anthem was being sung. The resounding victory, riding on the swashbuckling batting exploits of their top-order and, in particular openers Shikhar Dhawan and Rohit Sharma, was the country's first-ever win over the Kiwis in the shortest form of the game. Read More

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Sen. Paul suffers minor injury in home assault

Sen. Paul suffers minor injury in home assault

US Senator Rand Paul has suffered minor injuries after being attacked in his Kentucky home on Saturday. Kentucky State Police have arrested Rene Bousher of Bowling Green with one count of assault. It is not known if Senator Paul knew his attacker. Rene Boucher was booked into Warren County Regional Jail on fourth-degree assault charges, according to booking records. Read More

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Bitcoin Surges as CME Plans to Introduce Bitcoin Futures

Bitcoin Surges as CME Plans to Introduce Bitcoin Futures

Bitcoin has again attained a new record, jumping over the US$7,000 barrier. The cryptocurrency market hit a new record high today, with a total valuation of over $187 billion. This year has certainly been an interesting one for bitcoin. The whole tremendous run was a good sign that most coin enthusiast and the market have been shrugging the " fork " news and bonanza. Read More

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Health care enrollment counselors facing stiff challenges

Health care enrollment counselors facing stiff challenges

But with Obamacare open enrollment starting on Wednesday and President Donald Trump trashing the law, Obama returned to a familiar role: insurance pitchman. HealthCare.gov has new features meant to make it more user- friendly and the call center is fully staffed. "It's a very delicate subject when you're dealing with someone's health and if the plan doesn't work, you're stuck with it for the next year", said Dallas-based broker Tanya Boyd. Read More

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Amazon's sales - and costs - are going up

Although AWS has continued to be a massive profit driver, accounting for almost 10% of total revenue in Q3, sales growth for the cloud service actually slowed down for the eighth straight quarter. "In the last month alone, we've launched five new Alexa-enabled devices, introduced Alexa in India, announced integration with BMW, surpassed 25,000 skills, integrated Alexa with Sonos speakers, taught Alexa to distinguish between two voices, and more", Bezos said. Read More

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Google's parent company Alphabet reports Q3 earnings

Google's parent company Alphabet reports Q3 earnings

Analysts had been modeling $21.94 billion in net revenue , and $8.35 per share profit. For the past 5 days of trading, the stock has seen a move of -2.18%. In terms of recent volatility, the average for the month is 1.26% and 1.26% for the past week. J P Morgan Chase & Co reiterated a "buy" rating on shares of Alphabet in a research report on Tuesday, July 25th. Read More

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Amazon Key lets delivery people inside your house

Amazon Key lets delivery people inside your house

Perhaps we'd better start getting used to it then. They may or may not be Amazon employees (the company does have its own delivery service, Flex, which operates in Houston). If you've got a security alarm system, Amazon's solution for this issue is basic: Turn it off on delivery day. To use Amazon Key , customers will have to buy the roughly $250 Amazon Key In-Home Kit featuring an Amazon Cloud Cam indoor security camera and a compatible smart lock from Kwikset or Yale. Read More

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Asia billionaires overtake USA for first time led by China

Asia billionaires overtake USA for first time led by China

Although the region still lags the U.S.in wealth held by billionaires collectively, the assets are being accumulated at twice the American rate, helping global wealth return to a trajectory of growth. A combination of geopolitical stability in Greater China, rising Chinese real estate prices, infrastructure spending, the growing middle class and buoyant commodity prices all boosted wealth, the UBS report said, citing interviews with Asia's richest people. Read More

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United Kingdom economy returns to growth

Emmanuel Lumineau, CEO at BrickVest, said: "Today's announcement that UK GDP growth has accelerated to 0.4% in Q3 is good news for the economy and will bolster the case for higher interest rates for the first time in more than a decade". Recent months have seen growing speculation that a rate rise could be imminent, with many economists predicting that we may see an increase as early as November. Read More

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Chipotle's sales disappoint, shares dive 6 percent

Chipotle's sales disappoint, shares dive 6 percent

More than 19 percent of Chipotle's float, or shares available for trade, were sold short as of October 13, signaling Wall Street's bearish sentiment on the stock. On average, equities research analysts expect that Chipotle Mexican Grill will post $7.34 EPS for the current year. ILLEGAL ACTIVITY NOTICE: This report was first posted by StockNewsTimes and is the property of of StockNewsTimes. Read More

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Cigarettes Now Banned In Several Indoor Locations

Cigarettes Now Banned In Several Indoor Locations

NY becomes the 11th state to enact a statewide ban on public vaping. WIVB.com provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. Many e-cigarettes, like tobacco, contain nicotine - and because there's no limit on nicotine levels or a full understanding of other chemicals emitted in "vaping" devices, health experts have said long-term adverse health effects can occur. Read More

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Consolidated (NASDAQ:COKE) Valuation According To Analysts

Consolidated (NASDAQ:COKE) Valuation According To Analysts

The stock has "Hold" rating by Jefferies on Tuesday, September 12. Its up 0.09, from 1.19 in 2017Q1. Eqis Capital Mngmt reported 5,808 shares. 22,000 shares were sold by DOUGLAS J ALEXANDER JR, worth $951,500 on Wednesday, May 3. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. The stock increased 0.41% or $0.19 during the last trading session, reaching $46.59. More important recent The Coca-Cola Co (NYSE:KO) news were published by: Bloomberg.com which released: "Coca-Cola Nigeria Will Spend ... Read More

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