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Business Standard India
Carnage on D-Street: Sensex sinks 807 points as global indices bleedMarkets attained fresh 52-week closing low with Sensex and Nifty breaching 23,0
Carnage on D-Street: Sensex sinks 807 points as global indices bleed
Business Standard India / Posted 2 minutes ago
Markets attained fresh 52-week closing low with Sensex and Nifty breaching 23,000 and 7,000 levels respectively mirroring slump in the global equities after Fed chair Janet Yellen in a testimony to Congress stated that global economic turmoil and... Read more
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Business Standard India
5 reasons why Sensex slipped over 800 pointsThe Nifty has breached the 7,000 levels for the first time since May 2014. The
5 reasons why Sensex slipped over 800 points
Business Standard India / Posted 2 minutes ago
The Nifty has breached the 7,000 levels for the first time since May 2014. The benchmark indices now have tumbled nearly 23% from their peak levels. “Markets fell steeply on the back of continuing concerns about a global slowdown and the consequent... Read more
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Business Standard India
Union Bank Q3 net down by 74.2%Public sector lender Union Bank of India posted 74.2% drop in net profit at Rs
Union Bank Q3 net down by 74.2%
Business Standard India / Posted 2 minutes ago
Public sector lender Union Bank of India posted 74.2% drop in net profit at Rs 78 crore for the third quarter ended December 2015 on fall in net interest income and rise in provisions for bad loans. It had posted a net profit of Rs 302 crore in... Read more
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Business Standard India
Time for consolidation in start-up world: Vinod DhamInterview with venture capitalist and 'father of the Pentium chip'Interview wit
Time for consolidation in start-up world: Vinod Dham
Business Standard India / Posted 2 minutes ago
Interview with venture capitalist and 'father of the Pentium chip'Interview with venture capitalist and 'father of the Pentium chip' Inventor and venture capitalist Vinod Dham, popularly known as... Read more
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Business Standard India
Ashok Leyland slaps a notice on NissanThe development comes two days after Ashok Leyland's Managing Director said tha
Ashok Leyland slaps a notice on Nissan
Business Standard India / Posted 2 minutes ago
The development comes two days after Ashok Leyland's Managing Director said that his company is looking at win to win situation for the JV. Nissan confirmed the development and its spokesperson said, “We have received the notice from Ashok Leyland... Read more
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Business Standard India
Indian stock markets better off than many others: Shaktikanta DasHe further added that the govt is prepared to deal with challenges emanating fr
Indian stock markets better off than many others: Shaktikanta Das
Business Standard India / Posted 2 minutes ago
He further added that the govt is prepared to deal with challenges emanating from global developmentsHe further added that the govt is prepared to deal with challenges emanating from... Read more
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Business Standard India
Jet Airways is looking at exciting opportunities: Cramer BallIndia's rapidly growing air traffic has attracted a lot of investors into the s
Jet Airways is looking at exciting opportunities: Cramer Ball
Business Standard India / Posted 2 minutes ago
India's rapidly growing air traffic has attracted a lot of investors into the sector, while falling oil prices have given a boost to profitability. After having given up its leadership position in the domestic market a few years ago, Jet Airways is... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Recession jitters knock global stock markets to fresh lowsGlobal stock markets are sliding to new lows as new fears of recession grip inv
Recession jitters knock global stock markets to fresh lows
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 3 minutes ago
Global stock markets are sliding to new lows as new fears of recession grip investors. The warning from the US Federal Reserve chair, Janet Yellen, on Wednesday that the world’s biggest economy could be hit by the current turmoil led to a late... Read more
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T.M.A. Online Magazin
SAS: Neuer Tarif für Flüge nur mit Handgepäck » news„Wir haben die Wünsche unserer Kunden beachtet, die gerne einen günstigeren Flu
SAS: Neuer Tarif für Flüge nur mit Handgepäck » news
T.M.A. Online Magazin / Posted 3 minutes ago
„Wir haben die Wünsche unserer Kunden beachtet, die gerne einen günstigeren Flugpreis möchten, wenn sie kein Gepäck aufgeben. Daher führen wir SAS Go Light nun in all unseren europäischen Destinationen ein“, erklärt Stephanie Smitt Lindberg, Vice... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Terror attacks prompt switch to Mediterranean, says Thomas CookHoliday firm Thomas Cook said it has switched to selling more Mediterranean tri
Terror attacks prompt switch to Mediterranean, says Thomas Cook
Oxford Mail / Posted 4 minutes ago
Holiday firm Thomas Cook said it has switched to selling more Mediterranean trips as a response to recent terror attacks. The group said underlying operating losses improved by 11% to £49 million in the three months to the end of December as... Read more
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Oxford Mail
British Gas and EDF Energy announce gas price cutsBritish Gas and EDF Energy have become the last of the Big Six providers to low
British Gas and EDF Energy announce gas price cuts
Oxford Mail / Posted 4 minutes ago
British Gas and EDF Energy have become the last of the Big Six providers to lower prices, announcing moves to cut gas bills next month. Centrica-owned British Gas said it will reduce gas prices by 5.1%, benefiting ar ound 6.8 million customers,... Read more
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FOX Carolina
Officials hold public meeting to discuss Williamston road closureAnderson County officials will host a public meeting Thursday evening to discus
Officials hold public meeting to discuss Williamston road closure
FOX Carolina / Posted 4 minutes ago
Anderson County officials will host a public meeting Thursday evening to discuss an upcoming road work project on Martin Road. The meeting will be held from 4:30 to 7 p.m. at the Piercetown Fire Department, located at 5150 Highway 81 North in... Read more
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Accountancy Age
RSA appoints UK and Western Europe chief auditorINSURER RSA has promoted its group insurance risk director Dave Howell to the r
RSA appoints UK and Western Europe chief auditor
Accountancy Age / Posted 5 minutes ago
INSURER RSA has promoted its group insurance risk director Dave Howell to the role of chief auditor for the UK and Western Europe, subject to regulatory approval. Howell will head up the regional internal audit team providing independent assurance... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Oil crashes below $27 a barrelThe dramatic crash in oil prices has returned with a vengeance. U.S. crude fut
Oil crashes below $27 a barrel
KECI Missoula / Posted 5 minutes ago
The dramatic crash in oil prices has returned with a vengeance. U.S. crude futures dropped 3 percent Thursday, driving prices below $27 for the second time in recent weeks. Before this year, oil prices hadn't dipped below $27 since 2003. The steady... Read more
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KSBW Salinas
Oil crashes below $27 a barrelThe dramatic crash in oil prices has returned with a vengeance. U.S. crude fut
Oil crashes below $27 a barrel
KSBW Salinas / Posted 5 minutes ago
The dramatic crash in oil prices has returned with a vengeance. U.S. crude futures dropped 3 percent Thursday, driving prices below $27 for the second time in recent weeks. Before this year, oil prices hadn't dipped below $27 since 2003. The steady... Read more
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Streatham Guardian
Terror attacks prompt switch to Mediterranean, says Thomas CookHoliday firm Thomas Cook said it has switched to selling more Mediterranean tri
Terror attacks prompt switch to Mediterranean, says Thomas Cook
Streatham Guardian / Posted 6 minutes ago
Holiday firm Thomas Cook said it has switched to selling more Mediterranean trips as a response to recent terror attacks. The group said underlying operating losses improved by 11% to £49 million in the three months to the end of December as... Read more
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Streatham Guardian
British Gas and EDF Energy announce gas price cutsBritish Gas and EDF Energy have become the last of the Big Six providers to low
British Gas and EDF Energy announce gas price cuts
Streatham Guardian / Posted 6 minutes ago
British Gas and EDF Energy have become the last of the Big Six providers to lower prices, announcing moves to cut gas bills next month. Centrica-owned British Gas said it will reduce gas prices by 5.1%, benefiting ar ound 6.8 million customers,... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
European banks take a hammering in marketsA man walk past a bank electronic board showing the Hong Kong share index at Ho
European banks take a hammering in markets
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 6 minutes ago
A man walk past a bank electronic board showing the Hong Kong share index at Hong Kong Stock Exchange Thursday, Feb. 11, 2015. Hong Kong's stocks are set for their biggest daily drop in six months on Thursday, as worries about the health of the... Read more
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PhysOrg
Nokia says quarterly profit rose but cautions on outlookNokia saw fourth quarter profit grow more than 50 percent to 498 million euros
Nokia says quarterly profit rose but cautions on outlook
PhysOrg / Posted 6 minutes ago
Nokia saw fourth quarter profit grow more than 50 percent to 498 million euros ($560 million) on a slight increase in sales, but the telecom networks company cautioned it would face some "market headwinds," especially in China. The pared-down... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Oil falls on U.S. supply record, weak demand outlookOil slid on Thursday, dented by record U.S. crude inventories at the Cushing de
Oil falls on U.S. supply record, weak demand outlook
The Globe and Mail / Posted 6 minutes ago
Oil slid on Thursday, dented by record U.S. crude inventories at the Cushing delivery point, worries about the demand outlook, and as Goldman Sachs said prices would remain low and volatile until the second half of the year. In a sign that producers... Read more
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New Kerala
Improving survival of mothers, newborns in South AsiaWashington D.C, Feb 11 : A new strategy can help increase the survival of mothe
Improving survival of mothers, newborns in South Asia
New Kerala / Posted 7 minutes ago
Washington D.C, Feb 11 : A new strategy can help increase the survival of mothers and newborns in South Asian countries, where midwifery is not an established profession. Due to lack of midwifery, complications in both mothers and newborns are... Read more
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New Kerala
UAE interested in extending bridges of cooperation with India in various sectorsNew Delhi, Feb 11: India and the United Arab Emirates (UAE) will discuss ways t
UAE interested in extending bridges of cooperation with India in various sectors
New Kerala / Posted 7 minutes ago
New Delhi, Feb 11: India and the United Arab Emirates (UAE) will discuss ways to expand bilateral trade, investments and strengthen cooperation in defence, here on Thursday. The meeting between visiting Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme... Read more
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New Kerala
Gold demand resilient in 2015 as central banks and consumers spur strong H2 recoveryNew Delhi, Feb 11 : Global gold demand in 2015 was virtually flat compared to 2
Gold demand resilient in 2015 as central banks and consumers spur strong H2 recovery
New Kerala / Posted 7 minutes ago
New Delhi, Feb 11 : Global gold demand in 2015 was virtually flat compared to 2014 at 4,212 tonnes, according to the World Gold Council's latest Gold Demand Trends report. Despite a challenging start to the year, gold demand rebounded in the second... Read more
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Bury Times
Terror attacks prompt switch to Mediterranean, says Thomas CookHoliday firm Thomas Cook said it has switched to selling more Mediterranean tri
Terror attacks prompt switch to Mediterranean, says Thomas Cook
Bury Times / Posted 7 minutes ago
Holiday firm Thomas Cook said it has switched to selling more Mediterranean trips as a response to recent terror attacks. The group said underlying operating losses improved by 11% to £49 million in the three months to the end of December as... Read more
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New Kerala
India's counter terror financing agencies and investigative agencies need to be fully integrated, say expertsBy Ashok Dixit, New Delhi, Feb.11 : Experts participating in a seminar focussed
India's counter terror financing agencies and investigative agencies need to be fully integrated, say experts
New Kerala / Posted 7 minutes ago
By Ashok Dixit, New Delhi, Feb.11 : Experts participating in a seminar focussed on making an assessment of countering terrorism finance and what steps possibly could be taken to neutralise it, have said that countries in South Asia, including India,... Read more
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Bury Times
British Gas and EDF Energy announce gas price cutsBritish Gas and EDF Energy have become the last of the Big Six providers to low
British Gas and EDF Energy announce gas price cuts
Bury Times / Posted 7 minutes ago
British Gas and EDF Energy have become the last of the Big Six providers to lower prices, announcing moves to cut gas bills next month. Centrica-owned British Gas said it will reduce gas prices by 5.1%, benefiting ar ound 6.8 million customers,... Read more
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Providence Business News
Merit McIntyre recently was named president of Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage in New E
Merit McIntyre
Providence Business News / Posted 7 minutes ago
recently was named president of Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage in New England, and will oversee the daily operations of 80 real estate offices and 4,000 affiliated sales associates and employees in Maine, New Hampshire,... Read more
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New Kerala
On ease of doing business Haryana will rank in the top five: Haryana CM Khattar (Chennai, Feb 11 : Haryana will figure among the top five states on the aspect o
On ease of doing business Haryana will rank in the top five: Haryana CM Khattar (
New Kerala / Posted 7 minutes ago
Chennai, Feb 11 : Haryana will figure among the top five states on the aspect of ease of doing business in the next round of rankings, Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar has said. He was here leading a delegation as a part of the road show... Read more
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New Kerala
Goa banks told to upgrade ATM security following fraudPanaji, Feb 11 : Banks in Goa were on Thursday asked to beef up ATM security pr
Goa banks told to upgrade ATM security following fraud
New Kerala / Posted 7 minutes ago
Panaji, Feb 11 : Banks in Goa were on Thursday asked to beef up ATM security procedures after police said an international ATM racket has duped about 62 bank account holders of Rs.13 lakh over the last couple of months. Deputy Superintendent of... Read more
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ABC News
European Banks Take a Hammering in MarketsThe latest on the turmoil global financial markets (all times local): The bigg
European Banks Take a Hammering in Markets
ABC News / Posted 7 minutes ago
The latest on the turmoil global financial markets (all times local): The biggest fallers on the Stoxx 600 index of European shares are Greece's Eurobank Ergasias and Alpha Bank, whose stocks have tanked 23 percent and 16 percent,... Read more
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