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After Shiv Sena, will Telugu Desam too quit the BJP-led NDA?

Vijayawada: Unmindful of the criticism from Telugu Desam workers about the step-motherly treatment AP got in the Union Budget, and hints from the TD leadership...


Janet Yellen lands new job at Brookings Institution

She picked up where her predecessor, Ben Bernanke , had left off in nurturing the country's recuperation from a crisis that almost toppled the financial system...


Wells Fargo & Company (NYSE:WFC) Sentiment Report

The stock increased 2.87% or $39.95 during the last trading session, reaching $1429.95. About 4.21M shares traded or 39.07% up from the average. (NYSE:NYCB) has...


YouTube TV Service Launching For Apple TV 'Very Soon'

The 9.4 MB YouTube Go app is a lighter version of YouTube which works on all Android devices with a base version of Jellybean 4.1. The streaming service tou...


Tillerson embraces Latin America before visit

As with in the Middle East, he is familiar with numerous main actors: He wrangled with Venezuelan officials shortly after becoming chief executive officer of Ex...


No change in petrol, diesel prices despite excise duty cut

The government had between November 2014 and January 2016 raised excise duty on petrol and diesel on nine occasions to take away gains arising from plummeting g...


Volkswagen, Daimler, & BMW Sponsored Diesel Exhaust Testing On Humans & Animals

It sees a parallel to "fake science methods" in other industries in which scientists were paid "to trivialize the health damage of their products and avert hars...


Xerox shares surge 8% on report of Fujifilm deal

The joint venture will also cut 10,000 jobs globally as Fujifilm undertakes a restructuring, the Japanese company announced. The combined company will be na...


Taiwan hits back against Chinese airlines in Lunar New Year season

The airlines said in separate statements yesterday that they had no choice but to cancel the flights after what they said was a refusal by the Taiwanese authori...


Instagram model removed from flight in Miami

After sitting on the delayed plane for more than two hours, Selter chose to stand up to put her jacket away and to stretch. Selter said she got involved in an...


Elon Musk's Limited Edition Flamethrower Is Selling Out At $500 A Pop

Musk hinted in a tweet past year that his new Boring Company would begin developing a flamethrower once he sold enough hats to get the fledgling hole di...


European Central Bank keeps policy unchanged, faces questions over euro surge

The euro has roared to a more than three-year high against the dollar to reach $1.24 on the back of a stronger eurozone economy, and after US Treasury Secreta...


US Rep. Kennedy to deliver Democratic response to Trump's SOTU

Mr Kennedy came to attention a year ago for his criticism of Republican attempts to end Obamacare. The 37-year-old three-term congressman will appear on natio...


SpaceX test fires Falcon Heavy ahead of launch

The hotfire test Wednesday was the first time all 27 of the Falcon Heavy's engines have ignited together. SpaceX has commercial launches using the Falcon H...


Serial stowaway Marilyn Hartman flies to London, sent back and arrested

Marilyn Jean Hartman, 66, boarded a flight in Chicago without being spotted and flew to Heathrow, where she was arrested. The TSA likewise would not elabo...


Nationwide Day of Motion for Ontario Tim Hortons staff

Roughly 50 protests against Tim Hortons are set to take place across the country, including one here in Halifax. "What they should be doing is making sure tha...


Facebook is going to start surveying users to determine trustworthy news sources

In a blog post and a Facebook post from CEO Mark Zuckerberg Friday, the company said it is surveying users about their familiarity with and trust in new...


Los Angeles Times Publisher/CEO Ross Levinsohn Accused of Sexual Harassment

Tronc , the owner of the paper, declined to comment as to whether it would place Levinsohn on leave or suspend him while the investigation was taking place. But...


Stock market closes above 26000 for 1st time in history

The S&P 500 gained 26 points, or 0.94%, to 2,803 - a record closing high - with staples and tech rising more than 1%. The Nasdaq closed up 1 percent at 7298.28,...


Bank of Canada raises interest rate again

The Bank of Canada is widely expected to raise its overnight target rate by another quarter point at its upcoming meeting on Wednesday. The rate increase "w...