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India beats Bangladesh by 17 runs in T20 tri-series match

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After suffering a tame performance against Sri Lanka in the first T20I between the two team, the Rohit Sharma led side vindicated their mistakes by displaying a comprehensive performance against them in the last match. Strangely, all his worldwide games so far have under the leadership of Rohit. Rohit has been dismissed cheaply in all the matches. In his first over, Liton Das ran down the pitch to hit him over mid off, but next ball, he saw Liton coming, and fired the ball wide, to have ... Read More »

WhatsApp reaches deal with United Kingdom regulator over Facebook data sharing

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As the company didn't seek any unlawful way and didn't resort to illegal actions to exchange data , they have been given this pass. Since her appointment in July 2016, information commissioner Elizabeth Denham has regularly said consumer trust is "essential" to achieving growth, and can be best achieved by following the law and following the principle of privacy by design . Read More »

India's February Wholesale Inflation Eases for Third Straight Month

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However, the inflation for manufactured products group moved up in February 2018. "Going forward, the cyclical factors will provide comfort of low wholesale inflation till May 2018, however, after that due to favourable base effect waning and summer months starting will push food and headline inflation higher", Devendra Kumar Pant, Chief Economist and Senior Director (Public Finance), India Ratings & Research said. Read More »

USA crude stocks likely rose for third week, products seen down

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The report stated that oil futures ended lower, adding that the sell-off in crude oil futures started early in the month with oil prices pulled lower, as major USA stock markets declined sharply and the dollar firmed. Although OPEC in the report slightly raised its estimate of growth in world demand to 1.6 million bpd, it now projects the expansion in supply outside the group will exceed gains in demand. Read More »

Broadcom withdraws Qualcomm bid in wake of Trump block

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President Donald Trump ordered the Singapore-based company Broadcom to cease its attempts to buy the USA company Qualcomm , for which it had launched a hostile takeover of 117 billion dollars. The CFIUS had concluded that Broadcom's proposed takeover of Qualcomm could pose a risk to the national security of the USA, the Treasury Department said in a letter last week. Read More »

Equifax exec charged with insider trading

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Equifax's interim chief executive said in a statement that the company, once it learned of the sale of the shares, reviewed Ying's trading activity and concluded he had violated its trading policies. Ying sold those shares on 28 August for about $950,000. It is one of the biggest data breaches in history. IBD'S TAKE: Despite the outrage against the company now, a JPMorgan analyst said Equifax will probably be fine . Read More »

Larry Kudlow is the new favorite to replace Gary Cohn

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A White House spokeswoman did not respond to a request for comment. Earlier, we posted about President Donald Trump reportedly calling his Fox & Friend Pete Hegseth to talk about veterans' issues . Still, they could become a factor as Trump nears his final decision, which could come within days. Kudlow was an economic adviser to former Republican President Ronald Reagan and spent time on Wall Street before becoming a recognised face on cable television. Read More »

Economists say steel and aluminum tariffs won't have much economic impact

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High tariffs enacted on electronics and clothing, which the USA buys a lot of from China , would sharpen trade frictions and risk economic side effects in the US such as inflation. "The market probably correctly viewed this move as weakening internal White House opposition to some of Trump's less market-friendly policies, in particular the President's trade policy", Daiwa strategist Mantas Vanagas said. Read More »

Vancouver loses FIFA World Cup bid for 2026

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If the bid is successful, and Vancouver is selected as a host city, BC Place could host as many as five games during the tournament. The Courier left a message with Victor Montagliani, a Vancouver member of the United 2026 bid committee, but it was not returned before this story was posted. Read More »

Turkey said about the environment Afrin

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On Wednesday, Turkish bombing raids killed 10 fighters loyal to the regime, which last month deployed pro-government forces after the Kurds asked for help. Russia's forces, like Iran's, are in Syria upon a call from the Bashar al-Assad regime, unlike the U.S. Syrian state-run TV is broadcasting footage of patients being evacuated from a besieged region outside the Syrian capital, part of a negotiated deal to allow critical cases out. Read More »

Prudential to demerge UK & Europe arm and sell £12bn UK annuity portfolio

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The UK benchmark index has gained ground in London in today's session, with upbeat data out of China, the world's top metals consumer, propping up mining stocks. It will be led by current group chief executive Mike Wells. According to the company's statement , its United Kingdom and Europe savings and investment business, M&G Prudential , led by its current division chief, John Foley, will be a standalone entity focusing on more "capital-efficient and customer-focused" financial services. Read More »

Bills trade Cordy Glenn to Cincinnati to move up in 1st round

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ESPN's Dan Graziano reports that the Bills will send their first 5th round pick (158 overall) to Cincinnati for the Bengals' 6th rounder (187 overall). It eventually led to the Bills placing him on season-ending injured reserve on December 15th. Glenn spent most of last on the sidelines with a nagging foot injury. Read More »

End of an era; Toys "R" Us plans to close USA stores

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In the weeks that followed that announcement, reports from sources about the retailers situation got progressively worse, with insiders saying that vendors were not being paid and that employees were anxious the company couldn't met its payroll. Read More »

RB McKinnon Signing With 49ers

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A source said that running back Jerick McKinnnon, who spent the past four seasons with the Vikings, will sign a four-year, $30 million contract with the 49ers on Wednesday's first day of free agency . The following season Adrian Peterson returned from suspension and drew the lion's share of carries. So the question is how Kyle Shanahan and the 49ers will view McKinnon this upcoming season. Read More »

All-Party Team To Meet Supreme Court Committee On Delhi Sealing Drive

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Tiwari said. Kejriwal tweeted, " Had a v good meeting wid reps of Congress . BJP boycotted. Congress president Rahul Gandhi on Tuesday accused the BJP and the AAP of "collusion" on the ongoing "sealing drive" issue and asked both the parties to stop blaming each other and find an immediate solution to the problem. Read More »

Amazon recalls six AmazonBasics power banks over fire concerns

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The affected batteries are all Amazon's low-priced AmazonBasics brand. All listings for these power banks have already been removed from the Amazon website and they can no longer be purchased. The United States Consumer Product Safety Commission says that about 260,000 units are affected. The potentially unsafe models of the AmazonBasics Power Banks can no longer be purchased. Read More »

Low-priced 3D-Printed Home Will Help Overcome Housing Shortages

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So this week at the annual film and innovation festival known as SXSW, an Austin-based startup unveiled the solution to the growing problem of affordable housing around the world. However, before these homes are built, ICON is planning to trial the model by 3D printing an office in Austin. How long will the homes last? There are other groups which are working on printing houses. Read More »

SBI slashes monthly balance charges by 75 per cent

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In metro & urban, the bank will charge minimum Rs.10 plus GST and the maximum charge is Rs.15 plus GST. SBI now charges penalty from customers for non-maintenance of monthly average balance in savings accounts . "The bank has always focused on keeping the interests of its customers first and this is one of our many efforts towards fulfilling customers' expectations", he added. Read More »

Tata Sons to sell TCS stake worth $1.25 billion to pay debt

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Shares in Tata Consultancy Services fell 5.4 percent. While past year Tata Songs boosted its stake in Tata Motors Ltd, the owner of Jaguar Land Rover, it is also planning to buy 6.6 percent additional stakes in Indian Hotels Co. The conglomerate has been planning to raise its ownership over time in five of its largest businesses including Tata Chemicals Ltd. and Tata Steel Ltd, Bloomberg News reported past year. Read More »

DKS Stock Falls After Earnings Again as 4Q Sales Disappoint

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Exxon Mobil Corp now has $319.27 billion valuation. 348.95 million shares or 1.76% more from 342.91 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. The Coca-Cola Company (NYSE:KO) has declined 0.95% since March 12, 2017 and is downtrending. Among 36 analysts covering Dick's Sporting Goods Inc . Beck Capital Management Llc holds 7,900 shares or 0.1% of its portfolio. The North Carolina-based Financial Bank Of America De has invested 0% in Dick's Sporting Goods, Inc . Read More »

Oil Prices Fall On Concerns Over US Output

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West Texas Intermediate (WTI ) crude futures were up 34 cents at $61.70 a barrel. All loadings at the Libyan oil export port of Zawiya, which exports crude from the 308,000-barrel per day (bpd) El Sharara oil field, have stopped due to a strike, a Libyan website said. Read More »

Abcam (LON:ABC) Rating Lowered to Hold at Berenberg Bank

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Therefore 83% are positive. The stock of TP ICAP plc (LON:TCAP) has "Underweight" rating given on Wednesday, March 15 by Barclays Capital. The firm has "Overweight" rating given on Wednesday, October 28 by JP Morgan. It has outperformed by 16.19% the S&P500. Greggs plc operates as a bakery food-on-the-go retailer in the United Kingdom. The company has market cap of 198.63 million GBP. Read More »

Spring Budget: OBR upgrades 2018 growth forecasts

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Mr Hammond said he hoped this weekend's forthcoming summit of the G20 developed nations in Argentina would help to set out some concrete steps for achieving that. Growth forecasts in 2019 and 2020 were kept unchanged at 1.3 per cent, Hammond told parliament, citing figures from the independent Office for Budget Responsibility. Read More »

This employee's act of kindness holds a powerful HR lesson

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Waitress Evoni Williams worked the hectic morning shift at the Waffle House in La Marque, Texas, saving up for college. This may seem small but to him, I'm sure it was huge. A moment now captured in time also captured the attention of thousands on Facebook. "That just meant something to me". Besides heaps of praises from netizens and media reports across the United States, a 16000-U.S. Read More »