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Markets Bank of India narrows net loss to Rs 1045.54 cr
Author: 0 Bank of India narrows net loss to Rs 1045.54 cr

State-run gas utility GAIL India Ltd on Monday said it has signed a first-ever time-swap deal to sell some of its USA liquefied natural gas (LNG) as it rejigs the supply portfolio in line with domestic demand. The company had posted a net profit of Rs 22.83 crore for the corresponding period of the previous fiscal, Novartis India said in a filing to BSE .

Markets Sensex, Nifty accelerate as FMCG stocks rally
Author: 0 Sensex, Nifty accelerate as FMCG stocks rally

Shares of Maruti rose 2.70 per cent, M&M 1.71 per cent, Wipro 1.15 per cent, Tata Steel 0.78 per cent and Hero Motoco 0.58 per cent. "Pharma continued to taste bitterness in earnings due to high competition which is impacting the sentiment of the sector for the long-term", said Vinod Nair, Head of Research, Geojit Financial Services.

Author: 0 Analysts Keeping an Eye on: United States Steel Corporation (NYSE:X)

Deutsche Bank downgraded United States Steel Corporation (NYSE:X) on Wednesday, November 4 to "Hold" rating. Investors may be interested in viewing the Gross Margin score on shares of United States Steel Corporation (NYSE:X). If you are viewing this news story on another publication, it was copied illegally and reposted in violation of United States & global copyright & trademark legislation.

Markets Swiss vote to withdraw country from use of nuclear power
Author: 0 Swiss vote to withdraw country from use of nuclear power

According to the Swiss government website , it is aimed at reducing energy consumption, increasing energy efficiency and promoting renewable energies such as water, solar, wind and geothermal power, as well as biomass fuels. In addition, the planned program to reduce energy consumption by introducing new energy standards and tax privileges for those involved in energy innovation.

Markets Union boss Len McCluskey: Labour can't win the election
Author: 0 Union boss Len McCluskey: Labour can't win the election

It suggested that voters' impression of Labour in marginal seats improved when questions prompted them to think about their local area and their sitting MP rather than about the national campaign - implying that a visit from the national party leader might not necessarily be beneficial to Labour's vote.

Author: 0 Average US 30-year mortgage rate slips to 4.02 percent

The 15-year FRM also decreased slightly to 3.27%, down from 3.29% last week, but still up from 2.81% last year. On Thursday, the benchmark 10-year Treasury yield US10YT=RR fell to a one-month low at 2.18 percent as safety bids for US government bonds grew on worries about a scandal around Brazilian President Michel Temer, spurring a rout in the Brazilian stock market .BVSP.

Markets United States auto giant GM to pull out of South Africa
Author: 0 United States auto giant GM to pull out of South Africa

The carmaker had a year ago put on hold its planned investments on new models for India as the company wanted to undertake a full review of its future product portfolio for the country. GM plans to continue to work on the $5 billion GEM programme, which GM is developing with SAIC Motor. "We will honor all our commitments to customers, this includes our after sales service agreements to them.

Author: 0 Si Woo Kim to leave golf for military service

Ian Poulter of England, shows his ball after making a birdie putt on the 11th hole, during the final round of The Players Championship golf tournament Sunday, May 14, 2017, in Ponte Vedra Beach, Fla . "If you're on your game and playing well, that the things you do", Oosthuizen said. Spain's Rafa Cabrera-Bello finished in a tie for fourth. "Regardless of me winning this tournament, I really have to go to the military service, and I've already decided I'm going to go, too, so I'm ready for ...

Markets London stocks hit record high on rallying oil price
Author: 0 London stocks hit record high on rallying oil price

Brent was fetching around $52 a barrel. Despite global ransomware attacks across 74 countries around the world and another ballistic missile test conducted by Pyongyang, the German benchmark stock index DAX and the United Kingdom benchmark stock index FTSE 100 reached new all-time highs on Monday.

Author: 0 Android O Preview drops for developers, offers better battery life and notifications

After releasing Android Nougat in June past year, tech giant Google is gearing up to launch an upgraded version of Android- Android O. Background Limits . Good news if you use a keyboard with an Android tablet: Android O gives better support for developers to make navigation and shortcuts easier to use via a physical keyboard.

Markets UK Inflation Shoots Higher, British Pound Soars
Author: 0 UK Inflation Shoots Higher, British Pound Soars

On this occasion, however, the ONS will promote CPIH - a measure that includes owner-occupiers' housing costs - to be the main measure of inflation in its statistical bulletins. United Kingdom consumer prices rose 0.8% in February compared with consensus forecasts of a 0.5% gain. However, that stance could be tested if inflation moves beyond being just currency driven and there's a pickup in domestic price pressures.

Markets 'The Walking Dead': What will happen to Sasha and Rosita?
Author: 0 'The Walking Dead': What will happen to Sasha and Rosita?

Last night, AMC was broadcasting episode 14 and at the same time gave its acclaim to the series. After all this time, Daryl has not faced Maggie. Daryl then turned around, crying and apologizing, despite Maggie insisting Glenn's death was not his fault.

Markets Illinois Could Be Loser in Republican Healthcare Plan
Author: 0 Illinois Could Be Loser in Republican Healthcare Plan

House Republicans are still working on changes to the bill, dubbed the American Health Care Act, but members say they haven't been informed of any final decisions and it's not clear when those changes would be rolled out. President Donald Trump campaigned on repealing and replacing the Affordable Care Act (ACA) and has voiced strong support for the American Health Care Plan, which would weaken the landmark legislation.

Markets NCAA: Conner Frankamp's 3-pointer helps Wichita St. dump Dayton
Author: 0 NCAA: Conner Frankamp's 3-pointer helps Wichita St. dump Dayton

Media pundits saw this year's Wichita State team as deserving much higher than a 10-seed, and pointed to Kentucky as a power team that would suffer the consequences far too early in the tournament. Conner Frankamp G 6-1 R-Jr. Instead, he touted the success of his team's 12-game winning streak. Then we get the No. 1 seed, but we get Kentucky as an eight (seed).

Markets Here's How Russian Agents Hacked 500 Million Yahoo Users
Author: 0 Here's How Russian Agents Hacked 500 Million Yahoo Users

The Democratic National Convention's emails were breached previous year by Russian hackers, allowing them to gain access to messages and chats, including opposition research on President Donald Trump. Indictment links Russia's FSB to massive hacking operation that compromised 500 million accounts. Two intelligence agents from Russian Federation, as well as two known hackers, have just been charged with a criminal offense.

Markets Zimbabwe 'Zombie Currency' Hits Streets as Bond Notes Arrive
Author: 0 Zimbabwe 'Zombie Currency' Hits Streets as Bond Notes Arrive

At the Road Port bus station in the capital Harare, an informal foreign currency market, traders said the $2 bond notes were trading, as planned by the central bank, at 1:1 with the dollar. The notes are in $2 and $5 denominations and will be pegged at 1:1 against the dollar. Although Zimbabwe officially accepts a basket of foreign currencies - including the South African rand, the British pound and the euro - US dollars have become the dominant tender by far.

Markets Do you think President-elect Donald Trump should repeal Obamacare?
Author: 0 Do you think President-elect Donald Trump should repeal Obamacare?

Hillary Clinton said she felt "pride and gratitude" for her campaign on Wednesday morning, hours after her shocking defeat at the hands of Donald Trump. In fact, ever-increasing charges became one big reason for insurance costs to continue to increase. The proposed changes extend beyond the health law.

Markets Gary Johnson: No, My VP Is Not Leaving The Ticket
Author: 0 Gary Johnson: No, My VP Is Not Leaving The Ticket

A vote for Jill Stein is not a wasted vote. The poll also found 5.5 percent of the troops had no plans to vote. Trump's total this week ties his highest ever level of support from two months ago. "The choice is not even close". Democrat Hillary Clinton, the former Secretary of State, gets just 16.3%. His pitch to his most die-hard backers was telling: "I will consider it a personal insult, an insult to my legacy" if African American voters don't turn out.