Morgan Stanley jumps after reporting better than expected fourth-quarter earnings (MS)

And, out-of-hours trading post the earnings release is positive. For the past month, Morgan Stanley's stock has been 5.15%, 13.10% for the last quarter, 22.62% for the past six months and 31.32% for the past 52 weeks. Full-year earnings were al... More..

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China's Economy Grew 6.9% in 2017
by | Friday, January 19, 2018

China's Economy Grew 6.9% in 2017

For 2018, Chinese government officials predict growth of 6.5-6.8%, according to Chinese media. " Beijing's official GDP target for 2017 was around 6.5 percent, but economists began to expect higher growth la...More..

Interserve shares plunge on monitoring reports
by | Friday, January 19, 2018

Interserve shares plunge on monitoring reports

Shares in Interserve have plunged following reports that the outsourcing giant has been placed under uk Government watch amid fears for its financial health following the collapse of Carillion . It was foll...More..

Mukesh Ambani endorses good governance under Mamata Banerjee
by | Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Mukesh Ambani endorses good governance under Mamata Banerjee

RP-Sanjiv Goenka Group Chairman Sanjiv Goenka said he would make an investment of Rs 1,000 crore in power distribution network. Steel magnate L N Mittal of Arcelor Mittal said he plans to bring his family f...More..

What goes around… 'S***hole' emblazoned onto Trump's DC hotel
by | Wednesday, January 17, 2018

What goes around… 'S***hole' emblazoned onto Trump's DC hotel

US President Donald Trump has been facing strong condemnation at home and overseas after suggesting immigrants from Haiti, El Salvador and Africa were from "shithole countries". The man behind it was Robin B...More..

Airbus says to scrap A380 programme if no new orders
by | Tuesday, January 16, 2018

Airbus says to scrap A380 programme if no new orders

The European planemaker said on Monday net orders after cancellations rose 52 percent to 1,109 aircraft in 2017, placing it ahead of Boeing's 912 net orders . Airbus, as a result, is still betting that airli...More..

CPI Inflation at 5.21%, hits 17 months high in December 2017
by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

CPI Inflation at 5.21%, hits 17 months high in December 2017

Fed fund futures are pricing in ajn 87% chance of a rate hike at the March Federal Open Market Committee meeting. In the same month past year, growth was 1.5 percent. The cost of both hospital and doctor visits...More..

Walmart Raising Wages, Giving Bonus,Expanding Leave
by | Friday, January 12, 2018

Walmart Raising Wages, Giving Bonus,Expanding Leave

Walmart announced Thursday a slew of changes to its employee benefits package, including expanded parental and maternity leave, a new adoption benefit and one-time employee bonuses. But low unemployment has ...More..

BBC's China editor quits over pay discrimination
by | Wednesday, January 10, 2018

BBC's China editor quits over pay discrimination

Neither Gracie or BBC Europe editor Katya Adler appeared on the BBC salary list which made public the salaries of all employees earning more than AU$259,122 a year (£150,000). Aside from the fact that all of th...More..

'Being followed': Journalist's chilling last message to friends before she vanished
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

'Being followed': Journalist's chilling last message to friends before she vanished

She appears unharmed. She'll be taken to an area hospital for an evaluation. A U.S. journalist who has been missing since Saturday was anxious "she was being followed by a blue truck", according to social med...More..

UK Lawmakers Propose 'Latte Levy' To Cut Coffee Cup Waste
by | Monday, January 08, 2018

UK Lawmakers Propose 'Latte Levy' To Cut Coffee Cup Waste

The report proposed a 25 pence " latte levy " on disposable coffee cups, saying the money raised could be used to improve recycling facilities. To tackle the problem, a group of British lawmakers is calling f...More..

Three and a half year in jail for Lalu Prasad Yadav
by | Monday, January 08, 2018

Three and a half year in jail for Lalu Prasad Yadav

Earlier, during a press conference Lalu's wife Rabari Devi said that they had full faith in judiciary and they would accept the verdict, whatever it may be. "We will go to the High Court after studying the se...More..

Man 'smearing feces' causes United Airlines flight to be redirected to Alaska
by | Saturday, January 06, 2018

Man 'smearing feces' causes United Airlines flight to be redirected to Alaska

He wasn't combative with anyone and was in his seat when the flight landed in Alaska . Officials added that the unnamed passenger carried out the stunt in more than one of the flight's restrooms before taking ...More..

Nevadans still forced to head to the state border for lottery tickets
by | Saturday, January 06, 2018

Nevadans still forced to head to the state border for lottery tickets

Tickets for each drawing can be purchased up until one hour before drawing. It became even more hard to hit a Mega Millions jackpot beginning with the October 31 drawing when the matrix of balls was altered...More..

German lawmaker's anti-Muslim tweet prompts complaint
by | Wednesday, January 03, 2018

German lawmaker's anti-Muslim tweet prompts complaint

The attacks, allegedly carried out by men with migrant backgrounds, sparked outrage across Germany amid tensions over the arrival of 1.1million refugees in 2015. "Political correctness has led to a situation wh...More..

Man Posing As A
by | Monday, January 01, 2018

Man Posing As A "Nigerian Prince" Defrauds Hundreds Of Americans

He is accused of acting as a " middle man " for a group of Nigerian scammers. Most people who use emails have likely received a message that says it was from a Nigerian prince or ones offering hundreds of tho...More..

by | Sunday, December 31, 2017

Sensex, Nifty record biggest annual gain since 2014

The index started the day at 33, 889.39 points and reached highest-ever 34,086.05 before closing at 34,056.83- this was an increase of 208.80 points, or 0.62 per cent in toto. In the Sensex pack, Tata Motors...More..

Supply discipline and demand to prop up oil prices in 2018
by | Saturday, December 30, 2017

Supply discipline and demand to prop up oil prices in 2018

The rally came on the back of a well-orchestrated campaign led by Saudi Arabia and Russian Federation to enforce and extend supply curbs implemented by the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries and othe...More..

SoftBank seals deal for large Uber stake, trimming valuation
by | Friday, December 29, 2017

SoftBank seals deal for large Uber stake, trimming valuation

Following SoftBank's tender offer, Uber employees and investors offered to sell shares equivalent to about a fifth of the company to the investment firm at its proposed discounted price, according to the Journ...More..

Apple CEO Tim Cook's Annual Pay Jumps 47 Percent to $12.8 Million
by | Friday, December 29, 2017

Apple CEO Tim Cook's Annual Pay Jumps 47 Percent to $12.8 Million

The board of directors of Apple Inc. has told their CEO Tim Cook that he must fly a private jet when traveling, whether it is for work or pleasure. Each of the top officers, not including Cook, receive a ba...More..

Pennsylvania woman receives $284 billion electric bill
by | Wednesday, December 27, 2017

Pennsylvania woman receives $284 billion electric bill

REUTERS/Rick WilkingU.S. currency and coins in a vault at a bank in Westminster, Colorado. Mary Horomanski checked her online account this month and found she owed $284 billion to the electric company-a f...More..

Shoppers flock to local stores for day after Christmas deals
by | Wednesday, December 27, 2017

Shoppers flock to local stores for day after Christmas deals

Both the Bay Street outdoor mall in Emeryville and Stoneridge Shopping Center in Pleasanton advertised hours from 7 a.m.to 10 p.m. on their websites. "The after Christmas shopping, it tends to be a pretty big...More..

Thomas Fire becomes largest wildfire in California's history
by | Tuesday, December 26, 2017

Thomas Fire becomes largest wildfire in California's history

It started in Ventura County and has been moving across Santa Barbara County. It's an area that's already bigger than the size of New York City. Cal Fire says the flames have burned through 1,063 building...More..

Twenty feared dead as bus plunges into river in Rajasthan
by | Monday, December 25, 2017

Twenty feared dead as bus plunges into river in Rajasthan

Going into the news, incident took place around 6:30 AM in the morning while the bus was traveling from Madya Pradesh to Uttar Pradesh. The speeding bus was trying to overtake another vehicle when it rammed t...More..

Is a good place for a white Christmas
by | Monday, December 25, 2017

Is a good place for a white Christmas

Rural Scotland still has the highest chance of living the white Christmas dream, even if locals do not wake up to a blanket of snow. The storm has left the region, though a few lake effect snow flurries are p...More..

Elon Musk Really is Sending a Roadster to the Red Planet
by | Saturday, December 23, 2017

Elon Musk Really is Sending a Roadster to the Red Planet

Launching a auto into space sounds like something Musk would do, but this is the first confirmation that it's actually happening. Musk notes that rocket payloads for first test flights are generally just thin...More..

by | Thursday, December 21, 2017

Signed, sealed, but not delivered-Will you Xmas parcel arrive on time

Nothing quite beats receiving a special delivery in time for Christmas. except perhaps magically finding presents under the tree. USPS says they are expecting to deliver 3 billion pieces of mail just this wee...More..

Ola acquires Foodpanda: Marks its entry back into the food business
by | Wednesday, December 20, 2017

Ola acquires Foodpanda: Marks its entry back into the food business

The deal includes transfer of the Berlin-based company's India business to Ola in exchange for Ola stock, a press statement said. Pranay Jivrajka, founding partner at Ola has been appointed as the interim...More..

Chinese electric vehicle maker Nio launches with Tesla in its sights
by | Wednesday, December 20, 2017

Chinese electric vehicle maker Nio launches with Tesla in its sights

It also comes equipped with the Nio Pilot, a driver-assistance system as well as an in-car artificial intelligence or AI system called NOMI that can help regulate the temperature and play music based on voi...More..

Track Palin Allegedly Assaulted His Dad ... Sarah Palin Called Cops
by | Tuesday, December 19, 2017

Track Palin Allegedly Assaulted His Dad ... Sarah Palin Called Cops

In their statement through their attorney, the Palins asked "that [their] family's privacy [be] respected during this challenging situation". Track Palin, shown with Willow and Trig Palin in 2008, was arr...More..