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by | February 13, 2019 | 17:09

The Consumer Price Index inflation rate for rural areas stood at 1.29%, while it was 1.50% in December 2018. The industrial growth for November was revised downwards to 0.3 per cent from the provisional estimate of 0.5 per cent released last month.

by | February 13, 2019 | 01:28

The man, known only as A. Campbell on his giant check, wore the mask made popular by the 1996 movie " Scream " when he signed for the winning jackpot prize on February 5 in Kingston, Jamaica. The emoji mask-wearing victor, identified only as N. Gray, won $180 million Jamaican dollars and wore the mask "in response to rampant crime in the country", Sky News reported .

by | February 12, 2019 | 22:26

The Donut Sticks are not microwaved, but flash-fried. At the time, McDonald's would neither confirm nor deny the reports, but told Fox News to expect "more delicious and craveable news" in the near future. "It was critical that we perfected them before we brought them to our customers nationwide", VanGosen wrote in her statement. "We looked at several donut shapes, tested a variety of doughs and even worked to get the amount of cinnamon sugar just right for the recipe".

by | February 12, 2019 | 20:13

Since analyst price targets calculations are subjective, there often can be wide range of targets from various analysts. Reiterated Activision Blizzard (NASDAQ: ATVI ) Rating. In the second quarter previous year, the firm recorded $0.41 earnings per share. Analyst established EPS growth expected to grow of -7.00% for this year and EPS growth for next year is likely to attain at -1.85%.

by | February 12, 2019 | 19:57

To date, Wilson-Raybould has said little about the allegations, citing solicitor-client privilege. Last week Trudeau repeatedly denied the report , but wouldn't directly answer whether any pressure was put on Wilson-Raybould to interfere in the case.

by | February 12, 2019 | 00:56

Other funding participants include funds and accounts advised by T. Rowe Price, Lightspeed Venture Partners, Geodesic, Shell Ventures , and Reinvent Capital, as well as previous Aurora investors Greylock and Index Ventures. Aurora raised $90 million in a funding round past year. It competes with companies like Alphabet's Waymo and Argo AI (Ford) and Cruise (GM). Amazon, a logistics and delivery behemoth, has shown interest in autonomous driving, recently launching a program to help ...

by | February 11, 2019 | 15:28

Free pizza of course! Get two pepperoni pizzas for just $10 when you order online . National Pizza Day is celebrated annually February 9 and this year, IHOP is looking to get in on the action with the " Pancizza ". Order an 18-inch Patron XL pizza with three toppings and get a large one-topping pizza for free . In honor of National Pizza Day the food brand is offering a buy-one-get-one coupon for their cauliflower-crust pizzas.

by | February 10, 2019 | 17:57

The decision by the cartel authority allows Facebook to continue collecting data from its services like WhatsApp and Instagram . If consent is withheld, Facebook would have to substantially restrict its collection and combining of data, and should develop proposals to do this within 12 months , subject to the outcome of appeal proceedings.

by | February 10, 2019 | 05:48

Shares in India's Tata Motors tanked nearly 30 per cent today after problems at its Jaguar Land Rover unit dragged the luxury carmaker to India's biggest quarterly loss. "Economic outlook in China remains bleak. Despite the muted growth, Tata Motors has delivered strong results, registered an impressive profitable growth this year on the back of exciting products, renewed brand positioning and aggressive cost reduction".

by | February 10, 2019 | 00:12

For the fourth quarter, Twitter booked revenue of $909 million versus a market expectation of $868.1 million, a figure also significantly up on the $758 million in revenue booked in the third quarter . Twitter's MAUs declined 9% year over year to 321 million. Advertisers will now be able to view the number of "monetizable" Daily Active Users (mDAU), which stands in solid opposition with Facebook's recent announcement that it will be merging its metrics across its "Family" of apps ...

by | February 09, 2019 | 21:36

Past year it emerged the USA, which has long frozen out the company from its own telecommunications infrastructure, had been encouraging other western nations to take similar action. Relations between the United States and China worsened amid a current trade war between the countries since Trump announced last June that $50 billion worth of Chinese goods would be subject to 25 percent tariffs in a bid to fix the US-Chinese trade deficit.

by | February 09, 2019 | 17:10

Amazon may not deliver a new headquarters to New York City after all. But another source familiar with Amazon's thinking disputed the report , telling The New York Times , "I think that's a bit far in my opinion". "No one knows for sure if (the article) is true, and Amazon has been pretty tight-lipped on if they have wandering eyes", the source said. No one city will be home to Amazon's second North American headquarters.

by | February 08, 2019 | 08:45

In another email dated February 6, Fine asked Bezos and his attorney to publicly refute the Post's reporting and announce "that they have no knowledge of basis for suggesting that American Media Inc .'s coverage was politically motivated of influencer by political forces, and an agreement that they will cease referring to such a possibility".

by | February 07, 2019 | 23:53

Supply cuts by the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) and allies since January have been supporting prices. US West Texas Intermediate ( WTI ) futures were at $55.13 per barrel, down 13 cents, or 0.24 percent, from their last settlement.

by | February 07, 2019 | 20:11

Addressing the media in Mumbai today, Mr Das said that inflation had fallen to 18-month low of 2.19 per cent in December and was expected to remain in the range of 3.2 - 3.4 per cent in April - September which is lower than previous RBI prediction of 3.8 - 4.2 per cent range.

by | February 07, 2019 | 15:24

When adding in all imports and exports of crude oil and petroleum products, the United States imported a net 1.9 million barrels per day last week, seeing a growth of 177,000 barrels from the January 19-25 week. The report revealed that there have been encouraging signs in trade talks between the USA and China over tariffs recently, and any agreement between the two countries could provide upside to oil demand, and indeed oil prices, going forward.

by | February 06, 2019 | 18:09

Mnuchin said in an interview with CNBC that the talks he and U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer led in Washington last week with Chinese Vice Premier Liu He were "very productive". "Countries that are expected to benefit the most from U.S". "One major concern is the risk that trade tensions could spiral into currency wars, making dollar-denominated debt more hard to service", the report adds.

by | February 06, 2019 | 12:53

The stock market, meanwhile, is down more than 3 percent since Trump's last State of the Union address, due to uncertainty about Trump's trade policy. Foreign policy, including Trump's talks with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, will be a heavy focus of the speech. "In the past, most of the people in this room voted for a wall".

by | February 06, 2019 | 07:53

One official said more supplies would be staged in Brazil and in the Caribbean. Portugal-based Novo Banco halted the $1.2 billion transfer of Venezuelan government financial assets to Uruguayan banks, legislator Carlos Paparoni said during a congressional session, a day after Guaido said authorities were trying to move funds.

by | February 05, 2019 | 22:15

General Motors Co. on Monday confirmed thousands of internal salaried job cuts are starting today and expected to take several weeks to complete. In his rebuke of GM, Trump focused on the closures in OH, a state he won in the 2016 election.