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Hindustantimes.com
Railways announces indirect hike in fares from March 1An indirect hike in train fares with effect from March 1 through the introducti
Railways announces indirect hike in fares from March 1
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 4 minutes ago
An indirect hike in train fares with effect from March 1 through the introduction of a “dynamic pricing” structure for the majority of special trains was announced by the Indian Railways. The recent move comes ahead of the presentation of the rail... Read more
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Calcutta News
Modi inaugurates Make In India Centre in Mumbai Mumbai, Feb 13 (IANS) Kicking off the 'Make In India Week', Prime Minister Na
Modi inaugurates Make In India Centre in Mumbai
Calcutta News / Posted 5 minutes ago
Mumbai, Feb 13 (IANS) Kicking off the 'Make In India Week', Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday inaugurated the Make In India Centre at the MMRDA Grounds here along with Swedish Prime Minister... Read more
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Calcutta News
Sweden, India partners in many fields: Swedish PM Mumbai, Feb 13 (IANS) Swedish Prime Minister Stefan Lofven on Saturday said t
Sweden, India partners in many fields: Swedish PM
Calcutta News / Posted 5 minutes ago
Mumbai, Feb 13 (IANS) Swedish Prime Minister Stefan Lofven on Saturday said that that Sweden and India are partners in many fields and that his country's interest in India is a long-term... Read more
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dna
Rupee needs depreciation so that we don't become uncompetitive against other economies: Raghuram RajanGovernor Raghuram Rajan on Saturday said there is a need for some depreciation
Rupee needs depreciation so that we don't become uncompetitive against other economies: Raghuram Rajan
dna / Posted 7 minutes ago
Governor Raghuram Rajan on Saturday said there is a need for some depreciation of the rupee so that we don't become uncompetitive against other economies even as the Reserve Bank continues its fight to lower inflation. "Until we bring inflation down... Read more
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The News & Observer
Hurricanes struggle to regain their place in Triangle’s sports scene | News & Observer February 13, 2016 9:00 AM Lack of on-ice success has cau
Hurricanes struggle to regain their place in Triangle’s sports scene
The News & Observer / Posted 10 minutes ago
| News & Observer February 13, 2016 9:00 AM Lack of on-ice success has caused fans to lose... Read more
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Business Insider
Just a fraction of the world's oil supply isn't profitable at $35 a barrelThe report, from the energy research firm Wood Mackenzie, says just 4% of the w
Just a fraction of the world's oil supply isn't profitable at $35 a barrel
Business Insider / Posted 14 minutes ago
The report, from the energy research firm Wood Mackenzie, says just 4% of the world's oil is unprofitable at $35 a barrel, a price oil was trading near just a few weeks ago. Oil prices were up about 10% Friday after a tweet from a Wall Street... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Potash Corp Earnings: 5 Shocking Numbers You Need to KnowExpectations were low when Potash Corporation (NYSE: POT) released its fourth-q
Potash Corp Earnings: 5 Shocking Numbers You Need to Know
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 17 minutes ago
Expectations were low when Potash Corporation (NYSE: POT) released its fourth-quarter and full-year earnings report, but the market didn't expect its numbers and outlook to be as abysmal as they turned out to be. A larger exposure to potash -- the... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Meet Dion Weisler, HP Inc.'s Low-Profile CEOHP Inc. announced Wednesday that it will report results for its fiscal first qu
Meet Dion Weisler, HP Inc.'s Low-Profile CEO
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 17 minutes ago
HP Inc. announced Wednesday that it will report results for its fiscal first quarter, which ended Jan. 31, on Feb. 24. CEO Dion Weisler participated in HP's last four conference calls, but this is the first full quarter in which he has headed an HP... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Baidu Buyout Makes More Sense Than You May ThinkShares of Baidu soared 8% on Friday, after China's leading search engine receiv
Baidu Buyout Makes More Sense Than You May Think
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 17 minutes ago
Shares of Baidu soared 8% on Friday, after China's leading search engine received a buyout offer for its growing yet profit-draining iQiyi streaming video portal. Baidu is no stranger to the potential buyers. Baidu founder, Chairman, and CEO Robin... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Better Buy: Starbucks Corporation vs. Dunkin' BrandsOnly one serves doughnuts. But both serve coffee. And there's a good chance you
Better Buy: Starbucks Corporation vs. Dunkin' Brands
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 17 minutes ago
Only one serves doughnuts. But both serve coffee. And there's a good chance you've been to both at least once. We're talking Dunkin' Donuts parent company Dunkin' Brands' and Starbucks . Is Dunkin' Brands, along with its well-known Baskin-Robbins... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
3 Healthcare Stocks That Gained Ground This WeekSource: Flickr user stockmonkeys.com. It's been tough sledding for healthcare
3 Healthcare Stocks That Gained Ground This Week
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 17 minutes ago
Source: Flickr user stockmonkeys.com. It's been tough sledding for healthcare stocks this year. The Healthcare Select Sector SPDR ETF has dropped by over 10.6% since December, and the ETF slipped slightly again this past week. The sell-off has taken... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
'The Great Reset': Venture capitalists and startups have shifted from greed to fearIf the terrible headlines and stock prices are to be read like tea leaves, then
'The Great Reset': Venture capitalists and startups have shifted from greed to fear
Stamford Advocate / Posted 24 minutes ago
If the terrible headlines and stock prices are to be read like tea leaves, then the tech industry is about to face a major reality check. Investors have already labeled this period "The Great Reset." Why? There wasn't a single IPO in January for... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Here's what's happened to the companies Martin Shkreli used to runMartin Shkreli might still be in the public eye thanks to his tweets requesting
Here's what's happened to the companies Martin Shkreli used to run
Stamford Advocate / Posted 24 minutes ago
Martin Shkreli might still be in the public eye thanks to his tweets requesting exclusive rights to Kanye West's new album, but businesses that he ran have quickly faded from the public's attention. Over his career, Shkreli founded four companies... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Don't get scammed on Valentine's DayMoney can't buy love, but Australians are being warned to watch out for scammer
Don't get scammed on Valentine's Day
Sky News Australia / Posted 27 minutes ago
Money can't buy love, but Australians are being warned to watch out for scammers who are trying anyway on Valentine's Day. More than 2600 Australians lost almost $23 million to romance scams in 2015, with $4.4 million lost just in February. 'These... Read more
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WTHR Indianapolis
Last minute Valentine's Day flowers1-800 Flowers and FTD are the established online players, but new startups are
Last minute Valentine's Day flowers
WTHR Indianapolis / Posted 27 minutes ago
1-800 Flowers and FTD are the established online players, but new startups are also shaking up the industry. In a panic over last minute flowers for Valentine's Day? It's not too late. A new crop of on-demand flower startups are promising to make... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Here's what's happened to the companies Martin Shkreli used to runMartin Shkreli might still be in the public eye thanks to his tweets requesting
Here's what's happened to the companies Martin Shkreli used to run
Connecticut Post / Posted 31 minutes ago
Martin Shkreli might still be in the public eye thanks to his tweets requesting exclusive rights to Kanye West's new album, but businesses that he ran have quickly faded from the public's attention. Over his career, Shkreli founded four companies... Read more
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Connecticut Post
'The Great Reset': Venture capitalists and startups have shifted from greed to fearIf the terrible headlines and stock prices are to be read like tea leaves, then
'The Great Reset': Venture capitalists and startups have shifted from greed to fear
Connecticut Post / Posted 31 minutes ago
If the terrible headlines and stock prices are to be read like tea leaves, then the tech industry is about to face a major reality check. Investors have already labeled this period "The Great Reset." Why? There wasn't a single IPO in January for... Read more
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The Hindu
NPCI increases paid-up capitalNational Payments Corporation of India (NPCI) has increased its paid-up capital
NPCI increases paid-up capital
The Hindu / Posted 33 minutes ago
National Payments Corporation of India (NPCI) has increased its paid-up capital from Rs.100 crore to Rs. 137 crore by broad-basing its stakeholder base of various public and private sector banks. “This is no longer a speculation. The paid-up capital... Read more
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The Hindu
Infosys to reward innovative Indian ideasInfosys, India’s second biggest software exporter, has committed Rs.1 crore to
Infosys to reward innovative Indian ideas
The Hindu / Posted 33 minutes ago
Infosys, India’s second biggest software exporter, has committed Rs.1 crore to reward innovative ideas originating in India as a part of its Infy Maker Awards programme. As part of the award, Infosys will be handing over a prize of Rs.5 lakh to 20... Read more
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The Hindu
Bank of Baroda makes entire provision in third quarter, posts Rs.3,342 crore lossBank of Baroda – the country’s second largest lender – reported a Rs.3,342 cror
Bank of Baroda makes entire provision in third quarter, posts Rs.3,342 crore loss
The Hindu / Posted 33 minutes ago
Bank of Baroda – the country’s second largest lender – reported a Rs.3,342 crore loss during the Oct-Dec quarter, as compared to 334 crore profit during the same period last year as bad loans surged. This is the highest-ever quarter loss posted by an... Read more
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Marin Independent Journal
New strategies on affordable housing frontLast week, the Board of Supervisors took action to partner in the acquisition a
New strategies on affordable housing front
Marin Independent Journal / Posted 35 minutes ago
Last week, the Board of Supervisors took action to partner in the acquisition and preservation of 27 units of affordable housing in Fairfax. In doing so, we not only protected housing in perpetuity, but also helped to prevent the displacement of the... Read more
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Zero Hedge
"A Market Collapse Is On The Horizon"Submitted by Gail Tverberg via OilPrice.com, What is ahead for 2016? Most peop
"A Market Collapse Is On The Horizon"
Zero Hedge / Posted 36 minutes ago
Submitted by Gail Tverberg via OilPrice.com, What is ahead for 2016? Most people don’t realize how tightly the following are linked: 1. Growth in debt2. Growth in the economy3. Growth in cheap-to-extract energy supplies4. Inflation in the cost of... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Greek PM says differences between lenders delaying bailout review: PaperATHENS: Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras said on Saturday that differences b
Greek PM says differences between lenders delaying bailout review: Paper
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 36 minutes ago
ATHENS: Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras said on Saturday that differences between the country's international lenders over its pension reform plans are delaying the first review of its latest financial bailout. Reforming Greece's ailing pension... Read more
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Fortune
8 Ways to Win Over an InvestorThe Entrepreneur Insider network is an online community where the most thoughtf
8 Ways to Win Over an Investor
Fortune / Posted 38 minutes ago
The Entrepreneur Insider network is an online community where the most thoughtful and influential people in America’s startup scene contribute answers to timely questions about entrepreneurship and careers. Today’s answer to the question “What’s... Read more
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USA Today
ETFs: A cheap way for anyone to play the marketETFs are all the rage for investors these days. According to the most recent In
ETFs: A cheap way for anyone to play the market
USA Today / Posted 38 minutes ago
ETFs are all the rage for investors these days. According to the most recent Investment Company Fact Book, there were nearly $2 trillion in ETF assets at the end of 2014 — up from just $151 billion at the end of 2003. But what the heck are ETFs... Read more
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Investopedia
5 Apps Every Investment Banker Should HaveIn general, investment banks have not been quick to adopt apps when compared to
5 Apps Every Investment Banker Should Have
Investopedia / Posted 44 minutes ago
In general, investment banks have not been quick to adopt apps when compared to other industries. There are a number of regulatory, financial and technical reasons why investment banks find it difficult to adopt apps and other new technologies. The... Read more
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The Financial Express
Why is term insurance your best bet?A life insurance policy that does not provide sufficient financial aid to the d
Why is term insurance your best bet?
The Financial Express / Posted 45 minutes ago
A life insurance policy that does not provide sufficient financial aid to the dependents at the time of need just defeats the purpose of buying the policy altogether. The purpose of any insurance plan whether life or non-life, is to provide... Read more
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The Financial Express
Make in India Week: Kumar Mangalam Birla says sentiment change happeningLauding the “sharp focus” of Narendra Modi government, industrialist Kumar Mang
Make in India Week: Kumar Mangalam Birla says sentiment change happening
The Financial Express / Posted 45 minutes ago
Lauding the “sharp focus” of Narendra Modi government, industrialist Kumar Mangalam Birla today said there is a change in business sentiment. “There is a change in the business evident. You can see the FDI inflows for it,” Birla told PTI after the... Read more
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The Financial Express
Raghuram Rajan says will not let system fail, but clean-up must continueAmid mounting bad loan worries at public sector lenders, RBI Governor Raghuram
Raghuram Rajan says will not let system fail, but clean-up must continue
The Financial Express / Posted 45 minutes ago
Amid mounting bad loan worries at public sector lenders, RBI Governor Raghuram Rajan today said there is no question of going back on the clean-up drive even as he assured full support to all banks including those with problems on their balance... Read more
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The Financial Express
Inflation must come down to keep rupee competitive: Raghuram RajanConcerned about India being a country of “high inflation”, RBI Governor Raghura
Inflation must come down to keep rupee competitive: Raghuram Rajan
The Financial Express / Posted 45 minutes ago
Concerned about India being a country of “high inflation”, RBI Governor Raghuram Rajan today said it’s a must to bring inflation down to keep the country’s exchange rate competitive. “Until we bring inflation down — our objective is to bring it down... Read more
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