• Banks to use indelible ink to check syndicates, prevent multiple withdrawals
Banks to use indelible ink to check syndicates, prevent multiple withdrawals

Almost a week after the government withdrew Rs 500 and Rs 1,000 notes as part of a crackdown against blackmoney and corruption, queues outside banks and ATMs have only got longer. Das urged places of worship, who receive smaller denomination notes, to deposit them in banks so supply of these notes increases. Banks have been swamped throughout the...

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  • German economic growth rises slightly in Q3
German economic growth rises slightly in Q3

Nov 15 The mood among German investors improved more than expected in November, a survey showed on Tuesday, suggesting brokers are upbeat about growth prospects in Europe's biggest economy despite the shock election win of U.S. Net trade, however, weighed on GDP growth. "The economy is growing in the euro area but still not quite helping the Eu...

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  • Clinton supporters have one last play to deny Trump the presidency
Clinton supporters have one last play to deny Trump the presidency

In his recent campaign, she has stoutly supported him even amid the worst crises. Are we making the world a better, more inclusive place? Some 1,000 students, majority high-schoolers, marched through San Francisco's financial district toward City Hall chanting " Not my president! " and blocking traffic.

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  • Chinese ship opens new trade route via Pakistani port
Chinese ship opens new trade route via Pakistani port

The port is now officially operational for trade activities through CPEC's western route. While India opposes the CPEC route through the disputed regions of Pakistan-occupied Kashmir and there is widespread unrest in Gilgit-Baltistan and Baluchistan over the environmentally-destructive construction work associated with the CPEC , neither...

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  • Did Facebook Inc (FB) Help Donald Trump Become President?
Did Facebook Inc (FB) Help Donald Trump Become President?

Facebook boss Mark Zuckerberg says it is "crazy" to suggest that fake stories on the social network helped Donald Trump win the US Presidential election. In an announcement, Mr. Zuckerberg said that his social networking site should not be held responsible. "We should remember that a few decades ago most people only took one newspaper with a de...

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  • #TwitterBlackout is how people are protesting the election on Twitter
#TwitterBlackout is how people are protesting the election on Twitter

But that doesn't mean that those who are opposed to Donald Trump have changed their minds. Trump is the only person ever elected with no government or military experience, according to several reports. The singer tweeted out a string of brief, impassioned messages late Tuesday evening and early Wednesday morning as pivotal swing states were cal...

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  • Extreme Right-Wingers Rush To Congratulate Donald Trump In Stunning Victory
Extreme Right-Wingers Rush To Congratulate Donald Trump In Stunning Victory

Incumbent Francois Hollande, who has yet to confirm his candidacy, is the most unpopular president in history, polls show no other leftist candidate has much of a chance, and former conservative leader Nicolas Sarkozy is also widely unpopular.

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  • Russell Westbrook scores 35 points in a win over the Clippers
Russell Westbrook scores 35 points in a win over the Clippers

Three road games were just what the doctor ordered for the Warriors as they've improved to 3-1 and have found a groove before welcoming Westbrook and the Thunder for tonight's game at Oracle. Both have multiple top scoring options, great point guard play, and deep benches that can match up with the Warriors depleted bench. "Finally I won somethin...

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  • Auto sales fall in October
Auto sales fall in October

Overall sales throughout the year are also down 4 per cent with 239,185 units sold compared to the 248,522 sold during the same time period last year. Minivan sales, which had been a strength for FCA all year - up 41 percent - with the introduction of the 2017 Chrysler Pacifica, fell 23 percent in October.

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  • Pokemon Go boost limited as Nintendo cuts profit forecast
Pokemon Go boost limited as Nintendo cuts profit forecast

The Japanese video game maker said full-year operating profit would be about a third lower than expected at 30bn yen ($288m; £236m). That was mainly due to a 62.7 billion yen ($601.7 million) gain from its sale of the Seattle Mariners Major League Baseball team.

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  • No let up for England players in Portugal camp - Jones
No let up for England players in Portugal camp - Jones

Jones, Australia's coach when they lost the 2003 World Cup final to England in Sydney, said: "We have a long time before we play Australia". Sale full-back Mike Haley, Saracens fly-half Alex Lozowski and Bath lock Charlie Ewels have all been included, while there is also a recall for Northampton flanker Tom Wood , having not been involved sinc...

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  • Twitter to plan job cuts, slimming down to go it alone
Twitter to plan job cuts, slimming down to go it alone

Dorsey said the company, which had more than 4,100 employees at the time, could benefit from a leaner engineering team. Twitter's third-quarter financial report will reveal whether Dorsey's gamble on live video and changes to the micro-blogging service's core product have succeeded well enough to assure investors.

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  • Tampering with Texas elections: an in-depth look at election History
Tampering with Texas elections: an in-depth look at election History

It's the first time MA has allowed early voting , joining more than 30 other states that give voters the chance to cast ballots ahead of time. Early voting began Monday across MA, and the presidential race is expected to bring many more people to the polls this year.

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  • Donald Trump Booed at Charity Dinner After Saying Hillary Clinton 'Hates Catholics'
Donald Trump Booed at Charity Dinner After Saying Hillary Clinton 'Hates Catholics'

Donald Trump has continued to float the possibility of challenging the results of the presidential election if there is a "questionable result", while promising to embrace the outcome "if I win". Trump went on to criticize Clinton on the grounds that Putin "has no respect for her". "The reality is that it doesn't matter if he accepts the elect...

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  • Social Security benefits to increase by tiny amount
Social Security benefits to increase by tiny amount

This is because the 2017 Social Security COLA (cost-of-living adjustment ) increase for SSI beneficiaries will be raised just 0.3%, reported the Social Security Administration (SSA) on Tuesday (Oct. For instance, many retirees are no longer commuting on a daily basis, so they don't benefit as much as workers do from falling gas prices. Weade s...

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  • Valeant Pharmaceuticals International's (VRX) Underperform Rating Reiterated at Wells Fargo & Co
Valeant Pharmaceuticals International's (VRX) Underperform Rating Reiterated at Wells Fargo & Co

Turns back to returns ratios, the co's returns on assets calculated as 3.70%; that gives an idea as to how efficient management is at using its assets to generate earnings. Valeant, in a statement, confirmed the end of the relationship, although it said the pharmacy only handled about 5 percent of the sales of the product a year ago.

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  • Cyber attack disrupts websites in US, Europe
Cyber attack disrupts websites in US, Europe

Spotify, Twitter and Reddit were a few of the sites that were reported to be down for a little over two hours. "The cause was a large-scale distributed denial of service attack (DDoS) against New Hampshire-based Internet performance company Dyn", USA Today reports.

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  • Snoopy Has Been Fired by MetLife
Snoopy Has Been Fired by MetLife

According to the Wall Street Journal , the decision to yank Charlie Brown's job security away like Lucy yanks that football was made because of a major change in MetLife's business model. The company paid a reported $10 to $15 million each year to license his image. "As we focus on our future, it's important that we associate our brand directly ...

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  • Earnings Review: U.S. Bancorp (NYSE:USB)
Earnings Review: U.S. Bancorp (NYSE:USB)

Kirtley Olivia F offloaded 1,454 shares in the company at a per-share price of $42.87 and ended up generating $62,330 in proceeds. Wedbush Initiated U.S. Following the completion of the sale, the director now owns 45,778 shares in the company, valued at approximately $601,522.92. The shares were acquired at an average cost of $8.27 per share , for...

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  • Morgan Stanley Earnings Beat Estimates
Morgan Stanley Earnings Beat Estimates

With 70 companies in the S&P 500 having reported earnings through yesterday morning, 80 per cent have topped earnings' expectations. Of them, 5 have a "buy", 0 suggested "sell", 12 said "hold" and 0 called "underperform" rating for the stock, according to Thomson Reuters data.

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