Finance

by | January 25, 2018 | 02:10

The recapitalisation of the stronger banks such as the SBI, Punjab National Bank, Bank of Baroda and Syndicate Bank is expected to help them meet Basel-III norms and increase lending, especially to the small and medium sectors, which have become the government's target for lending.

by | January 25, 2018 | 01:49

A lot of people still don't understand what the big deal is when it comes to net neutrality, so the fast food chain made a decision to demonstrate using, what else, its classic Whopper® sandwich. "This effort aims to help people understand how the repeal of Net Neutrality will impact their lives", the fast food joint added. It's an unmistakable reference to U.S.

by | January 25, 2018 | 01:48

Progeny 3 Inc sold 150,000 shares as the company's stock rose 6.27% with the market. Comcast now has an average rating of "Buy" and a consensus target price of $46.83. That may sound like a whole lot, but it's actually a stark improvement from the company's third-quarter loss of 125,000 - Comcast's worst quarterly drop in three years ( brought on by a combination of cord cutting and hurricanes ).

by | January 25, 2018 | 01:38

A 49 day-long manhunt resulted in the deaths of 24 North Korean agents, and 17 South Koreans, including one police officer. Signs of easing tensions have emerged on the Korean Peninsula after the North chose to join the Olympics. "We can only take 23 players to the Olympics and they thought these North Koreans are going to come in and take our spots". In all, 22 North Korean athletes will compete in women's ice hockey, figure skating, short track speed skating, cross-country skiing and ...

by | January 25, 2018 | 01:33

Arsenal reported on its website that Arsène Wenger, the head coach, said he liked Mkhitaryan and was happy that the latter joined his team. "We know Jose Mourinho can get the hump with some players but I hope he can come to Arsenal , a much friendlier environment in terms of management and players, and hopefully he can thrive".

by | January 25, 2018 | 01:32

Twitter will invest more in machine-learning to spot and impede fake and automated accounts, the blog post stated. "This should be disconcerting to all Americans, but especially your companies as, once again, it appears the vast majority of their efforts are concentrated on your platforms".

by | January 25, 2018 | 01:22

The vast bulk of the growth has occurred in the past four years with passenger traffic increasing by 47pc between 2014 and 2017. In total, 12,983,436 passengers travelled through the airport over the course of the calendar year, over 1.3 million more people than in 2016 giving a healthy increase of 11.5% year on year.

by | January 25, 2018 | 01:24

Pakistan on Wednesday condemned a drone strike conducted by coalition forces in Kurram agency and called the unilateral action detrimental to the spirit of cooperation between the two countries in the fight against terrorism. A police officer confirmed the death of Haqqani network commander Ehsan alias Khawari along with his two associates. The US this month also suspended military assistance worth about $ 2 billion.

by | January 25, 2018 | 01:13

Many electronic banking customers with Bank of America will soon have to pay fees unless they meet a new requirement. For those grieving the loss of free or low-priced checking, this is nothing new; banks have been pushing up what they charge customers for years.

by | January 25, 2018 | 01:11

ET. Brent crude futures were up 28 cents at $69.31 a barrel, not far off the three-year high of $70.37 reached on January 15, U.S. West Texas Intermediate ( WTI ) crude futures rose 33 cents to $63.90 a barrel. The 14-member Opec cartel has also boasted better adherence to output limits than in the past, according to analysts. That was below analyst estimates for a drop of 1.6 million barrels in a Reuters poll, but the report eased traders' worries after industry data released on ...

by | January 25, 2018 | 01:05

About 279,878 shares traded. WABCO Holdings Inc. (NYSE:WBC) has risen 17.28% since January 24, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 39.93% the S&P500. (NYSE:HBI) has "Buy" rating given on Thursday, November 2 by Buckingham Research. Cowen & Co maintained it with "Hold" rating and $73.0 target in Monday, January 8 report.

by | January 25, 2018 | 01:05

Specifically, how "thousands of potential clues about hacking activity are overlooked or thrown away each day" due to a lack of resources. The new company's mission is to give large companies a strong ally in identifying and zapping security threats before they cause harm.

by | January 24, 2018 | 10:42

With bitcoin's price dropping from almost $20,000 on the 18th December to $10,000 17th January Stripe say that the recent price volatility meant the time needed to complete a sale had risen . And a number of governments around the world are considering cryptocurrency regulations or bans . Another bane of bitcoin of late is that transaction fees have risen substantiually.

by | January 24, 2018 | 10:28

Until 2001, it carried the top spot, at which time it was knocked out by its lighter cousin, Bud Light. Coors Light is in second place followed by Miller Lite in third. For the first time since the '70s, the top three beers in the United States are light. Make it your business. The two brands listed with the biggest increases in shipments in 2017: Michelob Ultra, also made by Anheuser-Busch, which increased shipments by 21% to make it the No.

by | January 24, 2018 | 09:56

Residents and visitors in Hawaii receive alerts from the state Emergency Management Agency on Saturday morning. But if the governor wants to learn the intricacies of Twitter, there's no one better than America's commander-in-chief to give him a few pointers.

by | January 24, 2018 | 09:47

In promoting Powell to the Fed leadership, Trump takes another step toward remolding the central bank in his image, with four vacancies on the Fed's board of governors yet to be filled. It was the potential for that deregulatory push that prompted the most pointed opposition to Powell, a former executive at the Carlyle Group private equity firm whose credentials as Fed chair are rooted in his understanding of markets.

by | January 24, 2018 | 09:35

Animals brought onto a plane must fit on or under the seat with the passenger and can not obstruct the aisle. The U.S. Department of Transportation said it is aware of the changes at Delta and will monitor the implementation to make sure that the rights of people with disabilities who rely on service animals are upheld.

by | January 24, 2018 | 09:19

Starting his 36th playoff game, Brady shook off an injury to his right hand and the loss of top target Rob Gronkowski to rally the Patriots to their record 10th Super Bowl appearance. Terrell Owens remarkable recovery to play in the Super Bowl was the major story from the game. "It's pretty incredible. Just to be on a team that wins these kinds of games, it's just a great accomplishment".

by | January 24, 2018 | 09:20

The goal is for the electric auto company to be worth $650 billion. Each $50 billion increase would result in Musk receiving 1.69 million shares, which is now worth about $600 million at today's price, but if they fully vest, it would increase Musk's stake in Tesla to around 30% - making him the richest man in the world through his stake in the automaker.

by | January 24, 2018 | 09:18

One of her most famous works, The Wizards of Earthsea , kicked off a series in which a boy who, after discovering his magical abilities, attends a school for wizards - a theme that many believe had some inspiration on the wizarding school of Hogwarts in J.K.

by | January 23, 2018 | 20:29

Banks have long grappled with how to charge customers for basic checking services. The banks's eBanking customers, all of which were switched into accounts requiring the minimum balance this month, will now be required to keep a daily balance of $1,500 to avoid being charged the fee, according to the WSJ , or have a direct deposit of $250 or more.

by | January 23, 2018 | 20:27

CBS Boston reports that tight end Rob Gronkowski suffered a concussion in the final minutes of the first half after being the recipient of a helmet-to-helmet hit from Jacksonville safety Barry Church . Gronkowski had only one catch on three targets for 21 yards prior to exiting the contest. Asked Monday about Amendola's exploits, Pats offensive coordinator Josh McDaniels could not help but gush over the receiver's play over the years.

by | January 23, 2018 | 20:20

If they put the item back, no problem - the technology knows to remove it from the "cart". It looks and feels like a regular grocery store, but with one major difference: There's no checkout - and no checkout lines. "This technology didn't exist", Puerini told Reuters . "It was really advancing the state of the art of computer vision and machine learning". The 1800-square-foot (167-square-meter) store is located in an Amazon office building.

by | January 23, 2018 | 20:16

The unidentified driver was found passed out in a Tesla on the Bay Bridge by cops. The Tesla suffered significant damage, and the fire truck has been taken out of service to have body work done, Powell said . Sumwalt III at the time. This dude was arrested and charged with suspicion of DUI with a blood alcohol content "more than" twice the legal limit.

by | January 23, 2018 | 20:13

The Progressive Corporation (NYSE:PGR) inched up of 0.65% and Patterson-UTI Energy, Inc. It has outperformed by 16.21% the S&P500. Christopher Lord decreased its stake in Wynn Resorts Ltd (WYNN) by 28.47% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC.