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Business Time PM Modi introspects ills of demonetisation, quits: Congress
Author: 0 Time PM Modi introspects ills of demonetisation, quits: Congress

Jaitley alleged that the Congress had never attempted to fight the menace of black money , and was lashing out at the saffron party due to their "inadequate understanding" of the situation. In a bid to counter the opposition campaign, the BJP will celebrate November 8, the day high value currencies were demonetised a year ago, as "Anti-Black Money Day" across the country.

Business Twitter Soars 16 Percent on Strong User Growth, Smaller Losses
Author: 0 Twitter Soars 16 Percent on Strong User Growth, Smaller Losses

Now, the company claims that it has 330 million monthly active users , 69 million of which are based in the U.S., up from 68 million in the last quarter. Also on Thursday, Twitter said it banned advertisements from accounts owned by Russian media outlets Russia Today and Sputnik, citing allegations by USA intelligence agencies that the outlets tried to interfere with the 2016 US election.

Author: 0 New TSA screenings for all US- bound passengers could cause new delays

It urged passengers flying through the Dubai airport to allow for additional time for checking in and boarding. New security screenings began on Thursday for all passengers on flights bound for the US, with airlines across the globe questioning flyers about the trip they are taking and their luggage in the latest decision by the Trump administration affecting worldwide travel.

Author: 0 Amazon Nears New Record High After Sales Rise 34% In Q3

Finally, Krilogy Financial LLC raised its position in Amazon.com by 157.1% in the second quarter. Many in the media and entertainment business will be eager to see if Bezos & Co. Analysts estimated earnings of 4 cents per share on sales of $42.2 billion. During the same period in the prior year, the business posted $0.17 EPS .

Business Amazon unlocks in-home delivery with 'Amazon Key'
Author: 0 Amazon unlocks in-home delivery with 'Amazon Key'

Spec wise, it's a pretty decent model for the price ($119.99), giving you wide-angle 1080p video, night vision via eight infrared LEDs, two-way audio over Alexa ("tell your dog to stop barking", Amazon suggests) and free storage for clips. Right before the driver arrives, you will receive an "Arriving Now" notification and can optionally watch the delivery happening live. And it's not just about package delivery.

Business Officer goes above and beyond for child left alone on birthday
Author: 0 Officer goes above and beyond for child left alone on birthday

No one is more committed to the community than Officer Darryl Robinson. Staff told Robinson that his mother was in jail and she had removed other family members from the emergency contact list, meaning officials had to involve police. People have inundated the post with comments and memories about Robinson, their own childhood interactions with officers, and thanked him for his kindness and compassion.

Author: 0 What's The Story Behind Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (NYSE:WMT)

The stock decreased 1.76% or $0.15 during the last trading session, reaching $8.37. About 4.76M shares traded. The Shareholder Yield (Mebane Faber) of Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. The stock of Wal-Mart Stores Inc (NYSE: WMT ) has "Buy" rating given on Friday, November 13 by Northcoast. Maxim Group has "Buy" rating and $4000 target.

Business 'Band Together' concert to aid North Bay fire victims
Author: 0 'Band Together' concert to aid North Bay fire victims

A pre-sale for Fifth Members fan club members will take place on October 26 beginning at 10 a.m. PT through 10 p.m. PT; check your personal presale code on your Metallica .com profile for details. We hope you'll join us on November 9th in assisting our friends and neighbors who have lost so much, but if you can not attend the show and would still like to contribute, you may donate directly to Tipping Point .

Business Oil prices ease as investors wait to see if crude stockpiles decline
Author: 0 Oil prices ease as investors wait to see if crude stockpiles decline

Crude oil prices fell Wednesday after United States government data confirmed a build in domestic oil stockpiles. Crude inventories rose by 856,000 barrels in the week to October 20, compared with analysts' expectations for an decrease of 2.6 million barrels, as imports increased and production rebounded from interruptions due to Hurricane Nate.

Business Katy Perry crashes St. Louis wedding
Author: 0 Katy Perry crashes St. Louis wedding

Katy stumbled upon a wedding reception Saturday at a Four Seasons Hotel she was staying at in St. Louis - where she was performing the next day. Katy Perry got her 15 minutes of fame this weekend.in the wedding crashing world, that is.

Business German automakers raided in antitrust probe
Author: 0 German automakers raided in antitrust probe

Daimler would be immune from any fines arising from the cartel scandal if it succeeded with its application to officially cooperate with European Union competition authorities. The EU probe represents another challenge for the German auto industry, which is still reeling from the fallout of VW's diesel-cheating scandal as well as the rise self-driving vehicles and a push from regulators for cleaner electric cars.

Business United Kingdom economy picks up pace, puts BoE rate hike on track
Author: 0 United Kingdom economy picks up pace, puts BoE rate hike on track

A Reuters poll published on Tuesday showed the BoE is widely expected to raise rates to 0.50% from 0.25% on November 2, due to concerns that the economy can not grow as fast as it used to without generating excess inflation. Richard Stone, chief executive at The Share Centre said people shouldn't panic just yet: "It should be remembered that any increase in rates will likely just be a reversal of the cut in August 2016".

Business NAACP issues travel advisory for American Airlines passengers
Author: 0 NAACP issues travel advisory for American Airlines passengers

The NAACP says the recent incidents involving African-Americans suggest that American has a corporate culture of racial insensitivity and possible bias. American Airlines appears to not have given a reason for the change to the passengers. The flight bound for NY faced a five-hour delay due to weather and passengers were asked to return to the terminal's waiting area after boarding.

Author: 0 Bank of Canada interest rate holds steady at 1% - for now

The rate, which remains at 1 per cent, plays a primary role in what retail banks offer their customers on loans and savings accounts. The bank said it expects inflation to rise to two per cent by the end of next year - a little later than expected, because of strength in the Canadian dollar.

Business Senate approves repeal of CFPB arbitration rule in win for financial institutions
Author: 0 Senate approves repeal of CFPB arbitration rule in win for financial institutions

Consumer advocates say it's good news for companies like Wells Fargo WTC, +3.53% or Equifax EFX, -0.70% which have both had class-action lawsuits filed against them, and bad news for their customers. But Elizabeth Warren, a Democrat from MA who is a proponent of the CFPB, has said the rule would have allowed " working families to hold big banks accountable when they're cheated".

Business Amazon Key is a new service that brings your packages indoors
Author: 0 Amazon Key is a new service that brings your packages indoors

Yes, as long as the delivery driver can access and enter your front door. When paired with certain third-party smart locks, which Amazon is bundling with a Cloud Cam for $249.99 , Prime customers can use their Cloud Cam and an iOS app to let Amazon Logistics' delivery people unlock their home and leave packages inside.

Business GST intelligence team raids at actor-producer Vishal's Office
Author: 0 GST intelligence team raids at actor-producer Vishal's Office

According to the Newspaper, . "The income tax department denies that the action taken against the film producer (Vishal Krishna) has anything to do with the film ( Mersal )". "If there is any motive, I don't know whether there is, behind this thing then I'm ready to face it" On his tiff with Raja over Mersal , the actor slammed the BJP leader for admitting that he watched few scenes of the movie which decries Prime Minister Narendra Modi's GST and Digital India Programme.

Author: 0 International Paper, Graphic Packaging Combine Packaging Businesses

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Business USA regulators approve fix for 38000 Volkswagen 3.0-liter diesel SUVs
Author: 0 USA regulators approve fix for 38000 Volkswagen 3.0-liter diesel SUVs

The company had agreed to buy back almost 80,000 of the crossovers if they couldn't be repaired. Volkswagen, the best-selling automaker globally in previous year, could have been required to pay up to $4.04 billion if the United States Environmental Protection Agency and California Air Resources Board could not authorize fixes for all 3.0-liter automobiles.

Author: 0 United Kingdom financial watchdog investigates Equifax hacking (EFX)

The Financial Conduct Authority is probing the circumstances surrounding the incident where United Kingdom customer data held by the credit reporting agency was stolen alongside that of others on the servers of its USA parent. Since the scandal broke, Equifax's chief executive has quit and USA lawmakers have threatened the credit checking industry with a legislative crackdown in the wake of the episode, which has put about half the adult population of the U.S.

Business Mobile skips quarterly earnings call to avoid Sprint merger questions
Author: 0 Mobile skips quarterly earnings call to avoid Sprint merger questions

About 20.23M shares traded or 35.05% up from the average. APG Asset Management N.V. grew its holdings in T-Mobile US, Inc. Moreover, Utd Ser Automobile Association has 0.06% invested in T-Mobile US Inc (NASDAQ: TMUS ) for 313,281 shares. Investors sentiment increased to 1.36 in 2017 Q2. Its up 0.14, from 1.22 in 2017Q1. 82 funds opened positions while 187 raised stakes. About 3.80 million shares traded.

Business Husband of Australian teacher shot dead in Kenya arrested
Author: 0 Husband of Australian teacher shot dead in Kenya arrested

However, it's possible the shooting was targeted with Maina's lawyer telling the ABC she was kneeling during the shooting. The autopsy conducted by Government Pathologist Johansen Oduor showed that the bullet punctured her lung, causing it to collapse.

Author: 0 Revenue Estimates Analysis Eldorado Gold Corporation (EGO)

Legal & General Group Plc lifted its stake in Eldorado Gold Corporation by 2.5% during the first quarter. Hexavest Inc. raised its holdings in shares of Eldorado Gold Corporation by 121.5% in the 2nd quarter. For the current year the company's revenue estimates are $431.74 Million compared to low analyst estimates of $371.62 Million and high estimates of $501.58 Million according to the prediction of 13 analysts.

Author: 0 Amazon.com, Inc. (AMZN) Unveils Business Prime In US And Germany

Amazon.com, Inc. ( NASDAQ:AMZN ) just announced a new Prime service tailored just for businesses - especially those with multiple users and locations. Under existing laws, it's hard for Amazon to both sell its own wine and sell and advertise wine from third parties. At the same time, using this model of a designated buyer also introduces complexity and process handoffs.

Business Delphi acquires autonomous driving specialist nuTonomy
Author: 0 Delphi acquires autonomous driving specialist nuTonomy

A self-driving vehicle built by Delphi Automotive in Mountain View, Calif. Delphi is one of the world's largest suppliers of automotive parts. IBD'S TAKE :As Delphi ramps up its self-driving ambitions, see how it compares with this top growth stock in its industry group.

Business Taco Bell, Kit Kat combine to concoct the
Author: 0 Taco Bell, Kit Kat combine to concoct the "Chocoladilla"

According to Consumerist , the latest offering from the taco chain offers a grilled quesadilla that is stuffed with either melted Kit Kats or Twix candy bars. At this point, Taco Bell is well known for its experimental culinary concoctions. But even if you live nowhere near a Wisconsin Taco Bell , the upside is this: It's pretty much just candy in a tortilla.

Business September GST collections touch Rs 92150 crore
Author: 0 September GST collections touch Rs 92150 crore

It is possibly to bridge this gap that Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley announced the waiving of late fees for filing of GST returns. The waiver comes ahead of some major announcements expected to be made by Jaitley later in the day.