Karuna Nundy: No tolerance for violence against women

The root cause of the violence that never seems to stop against women in Bangladesh, is patriarchy, and we need to abolish this idea. This year, the campaign is themed "Count me in: together moving a non-violent South Africa forward". We can begin ... More..

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Following the election, mortgage rates show no sign of slowing down
by | Saturday, December 03, 2016

Following the election, mortgage rates show no sign of slowing down

Mortgage giant Freddie Mac said Wednesday that the average rate on a 30-year fixed rate loan shot up to 4.03 percent, the highest since July 2015 and up from 3.94 percent a week earlier. The median price of a...More..

US Home Prices Surpass Pre-Recession Peak Amid Healthy Sales
by | Friday, December 02, 2016

US Home Prices Surpass Pre-Recession Peak Amid Healthy Sales

The S&P Case-Shiller index of USA home prices rose in September to the highest level since July 2006, when the most recent housing boom topped out. The milestone comes after more than four years of steady gains...More..

by | Friday, December 02, 2016

Ford Fiesta revealed, 'Fiesta Active' crossover added to range

The Fiesta, which celebrated its 40 anniversary in 2016, will be offered in the familiar Titanium, a performance-pitched ST-Line version that likely previews the next Fiesta ST, a model in Ford's upmarket Vigna...More..

by | Friday, December 02, 2016

One Stock Analysts Are Watching - Marathon Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:MPC)

It has outperformed by 24.06% the S&P500. (NYSE:MRO) last issued its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, November 2nd. The Detroit Michigan 48265 based company operating under the Auto Manufacturers - Major i...More..

by | Friday, December 02, 2016

Treasury pick Mnuchin pushes GSE privatization

Trump's decision to pick Steven Mnuchin , a former Goldman Sachs partner, as the next Treasury Secretary is driving hopes on Wall Street that government sponsored mortgage giants Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac w...More..

Goldman shares hit highest level since financial crisis in post-election rally
by | Friday, December 02, 2016

Goldman shares hit highest level since financial crisis in post-election rally

Everence Management Inc has invested 0.3% of its portfolio in Goldman Sachs Group Inc (NYSE:GS). It would take about 1.89 days to cover all short positions. Goldman Sachs has 418,799,000 shares in issue whic...More..

by | Thursday, December 01, 2016

With early deals, how much will Cyber Monday buyers spend?

Cartwheel, Target's digital app, started offering holiday deals including 50 percent off one toy per day on November 1. Though won't disclose actual sales figures, it's said to have generated about 36% of al...More..

by | Thursday, December 01, 2016

Patagonia donating its $10M in Black Friday sales to charity

But Patagonia has made a decision to forgo any profits this year and instead donate 100 percent of the money it brings in on this one day (through both its stores and website) to grassroots environmental or...More..

by | Thursday, December 01, 2016

Facebook adds free games like 'Pac-Man' to Messenger app

On Messenger , Instant Games can be accessed through a new game controller icon just below where users typically type a message. "We were shocked by how successful this was and how people really enjoyed not ...More..

Nusli Wadia to go ahead with defamation case against Tata Group
by | Thursday, December 01, 2016

Nusli Wadia to go ahead with defamation case against Tata Group

A Tata Sons spokesperson declined to comment on speculation. Mumbai: The spat between Tata Group and Mistry camp appeared to be escalating with industrialist Nusli Wadia on Wednesday saying that he has ...More..

Virgin Media V6 4K Ultra HD Box Gets Official
by | Thursday, December 01, 2016

Virgin Media V6 4K Ultra HD Box Gets Official

Virgin also says that you'll be able to stream "selected recordings" from the box to a mobile or tablet. The box also sports a smart and quick menu, familiar to existing Virgin Media customers, as well as a...More..

by | Thursday, December 01, 2016

Anti-Park protesters march in Seoul for 5th straight week

Q: What is Park accused of? Choi Soon Sil , head of The Church of Eternal Life, was also found to have governmental documents on her tablet device and was accused of meddling in state affairs. Ms. Park wants...More..

Tesla Motors Inc (NASDAQ:TSLA) Shares Declines -0.27% in Premarket
by | Thursday, December 01, 2016

Tesla Motors Inc (NASDAQ:TSLA) Shares Declines -0.27% in Premarket

The 13 analysts offering 12-month price forecasts for Tesla have a median target of 190.00, with a high estimate of 500.00 and a low estimate of 160.00. 07/24/2015 - Lithia Motors, Inc. had its "buy" rating re...More..

by | Thursday, December 01, 2016

Energy exports help economy bounce back with 3.5% growth in third quarter

As a result, energy sector exports saw a 6.1% increase after a 5.1% decline over the summer. The Canadian consumer remained cautiously optimistic, with household spending expanding by 0.6 per cent, about the ...More..

by | Thursday, December 01, 2016

Australia's Dreamworld theme park to reopen after ride deaths

The park has hosted 30 million people since opening in 1981 and October's disaster was its first fatal accident, with Ardent admitting the closure had cost it millions of dollars. As well as that lost revenue, ...More..

Big Ten reprimands Harbaugh for criticizing officials
by | Wednesday, November 30, 2016

Big Ten reprimands Harbaugh for criticizing officials

You know by now that Ohio State will not win the Big Ten. The lineman said 'it is in basketball.' I said 'this isn't basketball.' He told me that he officiates basketball. "It definitely gave us a little spar...More..

Lufthansa pilots on strike again, 816 flights canceled
by | Wednesday, November 30, 2016

Lufthansa pilots on strike again, 816 flights canceled

A total of seven Lufthansa flights are staying grounded in Budapest today due to the continuing global strike of pilots called by union Vereinigung Cockpit (VC), according to a press announcement sent to the Bu...More..

by | Wednesday, November 30, 2016

Trump says he's trying to get Carrier to keep jobs in US

But we have before us the chance now to make history together.Mr. Trump, whose own "Make America Great Again" hats and other Trump-branded clothing items use materials not made in the U.S., has called the inten...More..

Italian banks face sluggish response on cash calls as capital crisis looms
by | Wednesday, November 30, 2016

Italian banks face sluggish response on cash calls as capital crisis looms

USA banks were also in the firing line, with the S&P financial sector dropping 1.3%. ITALY is set to deal a hammer blow to its government as the latest polls revealed voters will punish Matteo Renzi's admin...More..