Sensex falls over 400 points, Nifty slips below 10000

The 30-share Sensex remained weak throughout the trading session. The benchmark index tumbled 409.73 points or 1.24% to close at a five-month low of 32,596.54, a level last seen on October 23 previous year. Trump had already imposed tariffs on impo... More..

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Opening of the first direct air line between Australia and Europe
by | Monday, March 26, 2018

Opening of the first direct air line between Australia and Europe

Captained by Lisa Norman, it will also be the longest Boeing Dreamliner flight in the world. Mr. Joyce said in a statement: "The original Kangaroo Route from Australia to London was named for the seven st...More..

by | Monday, March 26, 2018

Spieth, McIlroy, Mickelson KO'd in WGC Match Play

Moments later, he received a text that he needed to win his match against Kisner. Thomas, the No. 2 seed, and seventh-seeded Sergio Garcia were the only top-10 seeds to advance out of group play. "I played ...More..

Toys R Us founder dies just weeks after life's work collapses
by | Sunday, March 25, 2018

Toys R Us founder dies just weeks after life's work collapses

It will take far more than that $200 million to buy the assets Larian wants, but he's confident he can raise $1 billion by the end of May. #SaveToysRUs became a trend on social media. At an adjacent Toys R ...More..

Strikes in France: Emmanuel Macron's Approval Rates Falls, 200000 Protest Reforms
by | Sunday, March 25, 2018

Strikes in France: Emmanuel Macron's Approval Rates Falls, 200000 Protest Reforms

Air-traffic controllers, train conductors and teachers walked off the job furious at the government's planned labor overhauls, causing widespread disruption for commuters and travelers. For its part, the French...More..

China Threatens US With Tariffs
by | Sunday, March 25, 2018

China Threatens US With Tariffs

China's measures include possible tariffs of 15 percent on goods such as fruits, nuts, wine and steel pipes . Washington doesn't believe it needs to give Chinese leaders another list of requests because ...More..

Seoul: Stocks, won skid to multi-week lows on trade war fears
by | Saturday, March 24, 2018

Seoul: Stocks, won skid to multi-week lows on trade war fears

Furious over the Trump administration's plans to impose tariffs on $60bn worth of Chinese imports, China's commerce ministry fired back with tariffs against USA goods valued at $3bn. It aimed to stop what U...More..

Air India makes historic journey to Israel over Saudi Arabia
by | Saturday, March 24, 2018

Air India makes historic journey to Israel over Saudi Arabia

Reports over the past year indicate a warming of ties between Saudi Arabia and the USA as well as Israel , seemingly a result of the Iranian threat . The decision is spurring many observers to query the impl...More..

US Fed raises key interest rate amid stronger growth outlook
by | Saturday, March 24, 2018

US Fed raises key interest rate amid stronger growth outlook

China gingerly raised a key short-term interest rate on Thursday following the Fed's move overnight, in a symbolic reminder that Beijing is keeping an eye on global market trends even as it cracks down on f...More..

Channel 4 reveals 28pc gender pay gap
by | Friday, March 23, 2018

Channel 4 reveals 28pc gender pay gap

Channel 4's median gender pay gap for fixed hourly pay as at 31 March 2017 is 24.2%. Our mean gender pay gap of 22.8 per cent shows we are not where we need to be, particularly at the top of our organisation...More..

UK MPs ask Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg to testify on data row
by | Friday, March 23, 2018

UK MPs ask Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg to testify on data row

CA was suspended from Facebook last week after it emerged that data on millions of users had not been destroyed as agreed. The turmoil for Facebook isn't letting up. "A lot of the damage has already bee...More..

Government's Brexit Transition Branded An
by | Friday, March 23, 2018

Government's Brexit Transition Branded An "Abject Betrayal" Of UK Fishermen

The transition period was originally described as being for making practical changes relating to implementing the final deal only, which would already be arranged at that point. "We heard yesterday with great j...More..

Alibaba invests extra US$2bn in Lazada Group
by | Thursday, March 22, 2018

Alibaba invests extra US$2bn in Lazada Group

Lazada , which Alibaba acquired 83 percent in previous year, has operations in Indonesia, Malaysia, the Philippines, Thailand, Vietnam and its headquarters in Singapore. According to The Economic Times , ...More..

Reigning shares of the market today: The Coca-Cola Company (KO)
by | Thursday, March 22, 2018

Reigning shares of the market today: The Coca-Cola Company (KO)

Yelp Inc. (NYSE:YELP) has risen 12.71% since March 18, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 2.87% the S&P500. Hs Management Partners Llc increased its stake in Coca Cola Co (KO) by 39.78% based on...More..

Should you delete Facebook? WhatsApp co-founder thinks so
by | Thursday, March 22, 2018

Should you delete Facebook? WhatsApp co-founder thinks so

He also appears to have an interest in expensive sportscars, as the only Facebook groups he's a public member of are "Air Cooled Porsche 911 and 912" and two other auto groups. And longtime Facebook users c...More..

TOYS 'R' US Going Out of Business Sale Starts This Week
by | Thursday, March 22, 2018

TOYS 'R' US Going Out of Business Sale Starts This Week

In a court ruling, Toys-R-Us said that their competitors would price toys "at low-margins or as loss-leaders" meaning they deliberately took a hit on toy revenue with the hopes of putting the final nail in the ...More..

Facebook security chief not quitting, changes role to focus on election fraud
by | Wednesday, March 21, 2018

Facebook security chief not quitting, changes role to focus on election fraud

Starting last December, Stamos' day-to-day job was reassigned to others. Share closed down 6.8% today; they're down another 0.8% after hours. "Despite the rumours, I'm still fully engaged with my work at ...More..

IndiGo grounds 12th plane
by | Tuesday, March 20, 2018

IndiGo grounds 12th plane

A Mumbai bound flight 6E 439 from Kochi had to reject take-off due to issues in its engine. Among the five aircraft, three were A320neo planes and two were A320ceos. Now it flies foreign destinations only i...More..

Tokyo stocks close lower as cronyism scandal dogs Abe
by | Tuesday, March 20, 2018

Tokyo stocks close lower as cronyism scandal dogs Abe

At the same time, Abe acknowledged that it was only natural for the public to cast a suspicious eye on the country's first couple after his wife was named honorary principal of the school. The LDP government ha...More..

HSBC Bank reports a mean gender pay gap of 59% for 2017
by | Monday, March 19, 2018

HSBC Bank reports a mean gender pay gap of 59% for 2017

Bank of New York Mellon Corp. on Thursday reported an 18% median pay gap and a 30% gap on median bonuses. In the five years since this increased to 26.8% in 2017. Alphabet Inc. said that for 89% of Google's mo...More..