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RBI leaves rates unchanged

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The RBI also cut the statutory liquidity ratio by 50 basis points to 19.50 percent from mid-October, in a bid to spur banks into lending more, and the amount of bonds that banks can hold till maturity to 19.50 percent by end-March 2018 from 20.25 percent now. Read More »

United Kingdom won't foot Brexit bill unless trade deal reached

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Even the usual hard-nosed EU Chief negotiator Michel Barnier conceded in a rare positive statement that May's speech made it possible to unblock the Brexit negotiations to some extent. "The taxpayers of the 27 don't have to pay for the consequences of the decision that they didn't take", said Mr Barnier to rapturous applause. Nigel Farage, who led the UK Independence Party to victory in last year's Brexit referendum but saw its vote slashed in the June election, described May's Florence ... Read More »

The new fight of the century? George Foreman v Steven Seagal

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Foreman has remained consistent in his reasoning for the fight challenge on social media and has not alluded to any of Seagal's comments as motivation. Fresh on the heels of Mayweather vs. McGregor, there could be another superfight on the horizon. " Steven Seagal , I challenge you one on one, I use boxing you can use whatever". Read More »

Ivanka Trump, Donald Trump Jr. investigated for felony fraud

In another, according to a person who read the e-mails, they anxious that a reporter might be on to them. Trump Jr. told a broker in one message that no one would ever find out about those false statements because the deception was kept strictly within the Trump Organization, according to a person who saw the email. Read More »

Colts QB Luck returns to practice

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The earliest Luck could plausibly return to game action for the Colts would be October 16, after two full weeks of practice. Since having surgery to fix a partially torn labrum in his throwing shoulder in January, Luck hadn't participated in any team drills or thrown a pass in front of anyone. Read More »

In message of hope, Ellen looks back at everyday heroes

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Ellen DeGeneres is absolutely distraught about the mass shooting that took place in Las Vegas on Sunday but she has a plan to help combat the darkness felt in its aftermath. "I always say that there's a lot more good in the world than there is bad, and I continue to believe that". DeGeneres concluded the segment saying, 'The world is full of unbelievable people. Read More »

Las Vegas Attack: Why Did Shooter Stephen Paddock Wire $100000 To Girlfriend?

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Danley was met by federal agents at the airport, said the officials, who were not authorized to discuss the case publicly, the Los Angeles Times reported. "She has probably the best insight into the mind of Paddock prior to him killing all these people", Gomez said. Lot of problems, I guess, and we're looking into him very, very seriously, ' the US President told reporters as he left the White House to visit Hurricane-ravaged Puerto Rico. Read More »

Santa Claus' tomb discovered under church in Turkey, researchers suggest

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The church is in the Demre district of Turkey which is known to be the Christian saint's birthplace. St Nicholas is also the Saint of Children. Known globally as a jolly festive gift giver, Santa Claus has delighted children across the planet for centuries. However, Turkish experts are now claiming the wrong bones were removed and those taken overseas belong to another, local priest, rather than the legendary bishop. Read More »

French police arrest 5 after homemade bomb found in Paris

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The latest attack took place on Sunday when suspected Islamist Ahmed Hanachi cried "Allahu akbar" before fatally stabbing two women outside Marseille's main train station. A state of emergency was declared after those attacks, and was subsequently extended several times to protect major sporting events and this year's elections. Read More »

IN cop mistakenly shoots at actor during movie robbery scene

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An investigation has been launched by Indiana State Police after an officer shot at a man they believed to be a gunman but was actually an actor in a film. I probably would have done the same thing'. Indiana State Police then figured out that Montgomery County Production was filming at the location, but no one, including the bar or the production company, had notified police or businesses nearby that filming would be occurring. Read More »

Chennai multiplexes strike against double taxation in Tamil Nadu

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So, we at TFPC met today with all producers and have come to a decision wholeheartedly. Another industry source said that treating used cars akin to new cars and levying a GST of 28% along with a cess would knock the bottom out of the second-hand vehicle dealer, a dealer said. Read More »

Key Swing States Targeted by Russian-Linked Facebook Ads

The investigators looked into the possibility of Russian ads getting any help from the Trump camp to target these ads to a specific region or group. Sen. He is the first Republican since George H.W. Bush in 1988 to carry the Great Lakes State, where he outperformed historical averages for a Republican in rural communities. Read More »

Florida to seek death penalty for killer clown suspect from Abingdon

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Keen, 54, faces charges for the murder of Wellington mother Marlene Warren , who was shot in the face when she answered the door in 1990 by a person dressed in a clown costume delivering balloons and a bouquet of flowers. Michael Warren was present when his wife was arrested. She died within two days from her wounds, officials said. She is being held without bond. Detectives back then said the clown left the scene in a white convertible Chrysler LeBaron without a license plate; the auto ... Read More »

Modi defends economy, says slowdown exaggerated by pessimists

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Enlisting the achievements of the NDA government, Modi said that his government has fought against corruption right from day one by forming a special investigation team on black money right in its first meeting. "Fundamentals of Indian economy are strong, reform process will continue keeping financial stability in mind", he added. Current account deficit has shrunk to 2.5 percent and the fiscal deficit has moved down to 3.5 percent. Read More »

Las Vegas shooting: Shooter's 'companion an Australian granny'

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The sisters, who spoke to 7 News exclusively , did not want to be identified by name and requested their faces be blurred. "I'm paying for your drink, just like I'm paying for you.' Then she would softly say, 'OK" and step back behind him", Starbucks supervisor Esperanza Mendoza said. Read More »

38000 lbs of meat sold in the east is now being recalled

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Evidence of possibly contaminated meat was observed September 27 while employees at the plant were cleaning processing equipment, according to an FSIS press release. Thousands of pounds of ground turkey are being recalled due to a possible metal contamination. The packages included Publix ground turkey breast with natural flavorings , Publix ground turkey with natural flavorings , Fit & Active fresh ground turkey break with natural flavorings, and Weis Markets fresh ground turkey ... Read More »

Putin says oil supply cut could be extended to end

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Russian Federation opened an information centre at its London tourist office in September to ease England fans' fears about hooligans. While oil prices have since returned to a bull market, risks remain and crude could fall as low as US$40 a barrel next year, according to the nation's central bank. Read More »

North Korea Threatens 'Nuclear Clouds' Over Japan After Shinzo Abe Speech

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Foreign minister Angelino Alfano announced the move in an interview with Italian daily La Repubblica , published on Sunday. Both Mattis and Marine Corps General Joseph Dunford, the Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff have stated their support for the nuclear agreement with Iran in the past, however, both have also voiced their concerns about Iran's other provocative behavior, that, while not in direct association with the agreement at hand, are worthy of note as they lend to the ... Read More »

Facebook Will Testify At Senate Hearing On Russian Election Interference

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Republican Sen. Richard Burr of North Carolina, the chairman of the panel, and Virginia Sen. Facebook turned over 3,000 ads linked to a Kremlin troll farm to Senate staff earlier this week and has briefed staffers on the Russian ad campaigns that ran on the social media network leading up to the 2016 election. Read More »

Plattsmouth schools cancel classes after "credible" shooting threat

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Johnston Police Chief Dennis McDaniel says while his department can't substantiate any credible or imminent threats, he wants the community to stay alert. An investigation by law enforcement determine the threat was credible. When classes resume tomorrow (Wednesday) in Johnston, there will be an increased law enforcement presence. Read More »

Rahul Gandhi likely to be elected as Congress president post Diwali

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Nitish Kumar , who had met Rahul days before he walked out of the alliance, attacked the Congress vice-president for not doing enough to save the Grand Alliance. In the row Chief Minister of Mizoram Lal Thanhawla, said that the Congress party has unanimously chose to elevate Rahul Gandhi as its president as it needs a leader in place of Sonia Gandhi who faces health issues. Read More »

Greek Court Approves US Extradition of Suspect in Cryptocurrency Crime

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Vinnik allegedly operated the digital currency exchange BTC-e, connected to the laundering of more than US$ 4 billion for individuals involved in criminal activity. He is also said to have helped launder funds stolen when the Japanese Mt Gox Bitcoin exchange was hacked , resulting in its collapse and the loss of virtual currency worth hundreds of millions of euros. Read More »