New Zealand court grants Spark's request for pause on Sky-Vodafone deal

The lack of a meaningful wholesale market today for Sky's sports content means we and other mobile and broadband providers have been held back from offering our customers new ways to watch sports content in ways that are already the norm elsewhere in... More..

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U.S. dollar climbs amid Fed officials' remarks
by | Thursday, February 23, 2017

U.S. dollar climbs amid Fed officials' remarks

They still expect to only need gradual rate increases if the economy continues to grow at a moderate pace, according to the minutes of the January 31-February 1 monetary policy meeting. Those expectations and t...More..

Amazon US reduces minimum free shipping spend to $35
by | Thursday, February 23, 2017

Amazon US reduces minimum free shipping spend to $35

And now Amazon is giving consumers less of a reason to purchase from Walmart by dropping the price of its free shipping order minimum from $49 to $35 as discovered by The Verge . Perhaps the price increase d...More..

by | Wednesday, February 22, 2017

Owner of Burger King, Tim Hortons to Buy Popeyes for $1800000000

With about 2,000 USA locations, Popeyes is the country's second-largest fried chicken chain. Popeyes preferred Restaurant Brands' all-cash offer because Roark's bid was seen as having a higher execution risk,...More..

by | Wednesday, February 22, 2017

Five feared dead after plane crashes into Melbourne shopping centre

He confirmed it was a charter flight, but said Essendon Airport had not confirmed the ownership or passenger list with police. Through a written statement on its website, DFO said it will remain closed for th...More..

Lessons We've Learned From Bao Bao As She Starts Her New Life
by | Wednesday, February 22, 2017

Lessons We've Learned From Bao Bao As She Starts Her New Life

From there, she will take a 19-hour direct flight on a personalized FedEx plane, accompanied by Dearie, a vet. One keeper and one veterinarian will fly with the panda to monitor her during the trip and feed B...More..

by | Wednesday, February 22, 2017

UK January Budget Surplus Highest Since 2000

LONDON-The U.K. ran the highest January surplus in almost two decades last month, according to data released Tuesday, as public finances were boosted by higher income and capital-gains receipts. That was smalle...More..

by | Wednesday, February 22, 2017

After Breach, Verizon Drops Yahoo Purchase Price by $350M

The new purchase price is Dollars 4.48 billion . The No. 1 USA wireless carrier had been trying to persuade Yahoo to amend the terms of the agreement following the attacks. A whopping sum of $350 million h...More..

Milo Yiannopoulos Has Lost His Book Deal Following Child Abuse Comments
by | Wednesday, February 22, 2017

Milo Yiannopoulos Has Lost His Book Deal Following Child Abuse Comments

The apology followed days of criticism from fellow conservatives after the release of video clips in which Yiannopoulos appeared to defend sexual relationships between men and boys as young as 13. Yiannopoulo...More..

DC monuments vandalized over the weekend
by | Wednesday, February 22, 2017

DC monuments vandalized over the weekend

She says the graffiti on the Washington Monument references President John F. Kennedy's assassination and 9/11. "Somebody appears to have - with Sharpie or magic marker - tagged similar messages at the Lincol...More..

by | Wednesday, February 22, 2017

This Is the World's New Top Producer of Crude Oil

The more active USA crude for April delivery closed the session up 1 per cent at $54.33. Iraq too is preparing for a busy future, and last week its oil minister Jabar al-Luaibi announced plans to acquire ...More..

by | Wednesday, February 22, 2017

Unilever shares are tanking after Kraft Heinz killed its mega-merger bid

On Friday, the company's London-listed shares jumped by 13%, which was worth a whopping $16 billion in market capitalization. 3G, which frequently invests alongside Warren Buffett, is determined to identify...More..

by | Wednesday, February 22, 2017

Surprise! Macy's Reports Earnings Beat as it Reportedly Mulls Takeover Offer

Shares of Macy's Inc (NYSE: M) rose about 3 percent as investors preferred to overlook the sales shortfall and rather focus on the EPS beat, driven by store closures and lower costs. "You've heard and talked ...More..

Wells Fargo announces four fired managers in fraudulent customer account scandal
by | Wednesday, February 22, 2017

Wells Fargo announces four fired managers in fraudulent customer account scandal

Senate Banking committee on September 28. Wells Fargo announced Tuesday that it had fired four executives as its board of directors nears completion of its investigations into sham accounts set up by low-le...More..

by | Tuesday, February 21, 2017

U.S. senator calls for new sanctions against Iran

President Donald Trump's administration to impose sanctions on individuals and entities linked to the country's Revolutionary Guards. Now the Senate wants in. "Iranians have shown through their resistance tha...More..

Tamil Nadu: Palaniswami wins trust vote
by | Monday, February 20, 2017

Tamil Nadu: Palaniswami wins trust vote

The other opposition includes the Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam with 89 members, Congress with eight, the Indian Union Muslim League with one, and one seat is vacant. The clamour around O Panneerselvam soared with ...More..

Chelsea manager Antonio Conte pays tribute to Lincoln's FA Cup story
by | Sunday, February 19, 2017

Chelsea manager Antonio Conte pays tribute to Lincoln's FA Cup story

Conte urged his team not to relax in their fight for silverware as the Blues kept alive their hopes of completing a league and cup double. They didn't get beaten though and that is why they are going to win the...More..

by | Sunday, February 19, 2017

Kim Jong-nam killing: North Korean man arrested as second autopsy peformed

Kim Jung Nam had been at the airport in Kuala Lumpur's global airport en route to Macau when the attack occurred. Channel NewsAsia spoke to people in the hometown of the Indonesian suspect in Kim Jong Nam's...More..

GST council clears draft for compensating states for loss of revenue
by | Sunday, February 19, 2017

GST council clears draft for compensating states for loss of revenue

The government plans to introduce the model GST law in Parliament in the second half of the Budget Session beginning next month. The two legislation - the Central GST and Integrated GST bills - deal with the ...More..

Yellen signals interest rate rise but not
by | Saturday, February 18, 2017

Yellen signals interest rate rise but not "when" and "how high"

The Fed chief was reluctant to speculate on the effects of the Donald Trump administration's proposed policies on the economy, including a tax overhaul and major deregulation in Wall Street and banking. Yellen ...More..