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Wall Street moves lower on Apple, interest rate worries| Reuters

Aug 05, 2015 at 02:45 | Source: FirstPost

Wall Street ended lower on Tuesday for a third straight session as investors worried about a rise in interest rates while Apple's shares hit their lowest in over six months.The iPhone maker's shares fell 3.21 percent to $114.64, firmly below their 20...

Apple and interest rate jitters weigh on Wall Street| Reuters

Aug 05, 2015 at 00:45 | Source: FirstPost

Wall Street extended losses on Tuesday as investors worried about a rise in interest rates while Apple's shares hit their lowest in over six months.The iPhone maker's shares fell as much as 4.4 percent to $113.25, slipping firmly below their 200-day ...

Wall Street lower as Apple slips to 6-month low| Reuters

Aug 05, 2015 at 00:30 | Source: FirstPost

REUTERS - Wall Street fell on Tuesday as Apple's shares remained under pressure, hitting their lowest in more than six months, and investors digested earnings reports from a host of companies.The iPhone maker's shares fell as much as 4.4 percent to $...

Drugmaker Shire bids $30 bln for Baxter spin-off Baxalta| Reuters

Aug 04, 2015 at 23:45 | Source: FirstPost

LONDON Drugmaker Shire (SHP.L) said on Tuesday it was seeking to buy Baxalta (BXLT.N), a company spun-off by Baxter International (BAX.N) last month, for $30 billion to forge the leading global specialist in rare diseases.The London-listed group went...

Monsoon washout: How Modi sarkar has lost the plot, and what it needs to do now

Aug 04, 2015 at 18:52 | Source: FirstPost

With the monsoon session of parliament a near-total washout and with the NDA government more or less abandoning its reforms agenda for now, Narendra Modi has more or less lost the political initiative for now. With the suspension of 25 Congress MPs f...

China breaks India's 2010 Guinness record for largest umbrella

Aug 04, 2015 at 17:42 | Source: FirstPost

Beijing: A giant umbrella of around 23 metres in diameter and 14.4 meters in height made by a Chinese firm has set a new Guinness World Record for the world's largest umbrella, breaking record set in India in 2010.The umbrella company in east China's...

Monsoon washout: How Modi govt lost the plot, and what it needs to do now

Aug 04, 2015 at 15:36 | Source: FirstPost

With the monsoon session of parliament a near-total washout and with the NDA government more or less abandoning its reforms agenda for now, Narendra Modi has more or less lost the political initiative for now. With the suspension of 25 Congress MPs f...

Insight - Breaking taboo, Jerusalem Palestinians seek Israeli citizenship| Reuters

Aug 04, 2015 at 00:31 | Source: FirstPost

JERUSALEM "I declare I will be a loyal citizen of the state of Israel," reads the oath that must be sworn by all naturalised Israeli citizens. Increasingly, they are words being uttered by Palestinians.In East Jerusalem, which Israel captur...

Bradesco to acquire HSBC Brazil unit, biggest-ever buy| Reuters

Aug 03, 2015 at 23:45 | Source: FirstPost

SAO PAULO Banco Bradesco SA agreed to buy HSBC Holdings Plc's Brazilian unit for a surprisingly high 17.6 billion reais ($5.2 billion), narrowing the gap with larger rivals while boosting its base of affluent customers in Latin America's largest econ...

Secular-Left opposition to death penalty is often driven by hidden motives

Aug 03, 2015 at 17:15 | Source: FirstPost

The current debate about the death penalty boils down to a simple moral question about natural justice: does a killer have greater rights than the people he kills? A priori, one would have to say that no, killers do not have greater rights than their...

Automakers buckle up for more China woe after stock crash saps sales| Reuters

Aug 03, 2015 at 09:30 | Source: FirstPost

BEIJING Automakers in China may be forced to come up with more drastic mitigation measures when July sales results released from this week likely reveal a fourth month of contraction after a stock market crash sapped consumer sentiment.Many Chinese w...

Is India doing business with IS in Libya, asks Congress leader Manish Tewari

Aug 01, 2015 at 17:41 | Source: FirstPost

Congress leader Manish Tewari on Saturday questioned whether India was "doing business" with terror outfit Islamic State (IS) in Libya."Happy two Indians released in Sirte Libya pray for others. Ques- since (Foreign Minister) Sushma Sw...

Is India doing business with Islamic State in Libya, asks Cong leader Manish Tewari

Aug 01, 2015 at 14:21 | Source: FirstPost

Congress leader Manish Tewari on Saturday questioned whether India was "doing business" with terror outfit Islamic State (IS) in Libya."Happy two Indians released in Sirte Libya pray for others. Ques- since (Foreign Minister) Sushma Sw...

ICICI Bank Q1 net profit rises 12% to Rs 2,976 cr; scrip jumps 6%

Jul 31, 2015 at 14:44 | Source: FirstPost

New Delhi: Private sector lender ICICI Bank today reported a 12.08 percent growth in net profit at Rs 2,976.16 crore, its record quarterly profit, for the quarter ended June despite increase in stress on asset quality.The bank had a standalone net pr...

Indian Ocean debris almost certainly from Boeing 777 | Reuters

Jul 31, 2015 at 03:46 | Source: FirstPost

SAINT-DENIS, Reunion Plane debris washed up on the French island of Reunion in the Indian Ocean is almost certainly part of a Boeing 777, a Malaysian official and aviation experts said, potentially providing some answers for families of those aboard ...

Unsure about financial planning: 10 questions to help understand why you need one

Jul 30, 2015 at 16:26 | Source: FirstPost

In today's world, each one of us is constantly trying to be updated with the latest in technology, gadgets, knowledge, lifestyle etc. Competition is fierce all around us and the urge to professionally outperform always remains within us.Everything is...

Barclays to speed up cost-cuts after new mis-selling hit| Reuters

Jul 30, 2015 at 01:15 | Source: FirstPost

LONDON Barclays' (BARC.L) new executive chairman sought to stamp his mark on the bank on Wednesday by accelerating the sale of assets and cost cutting, after the group reported an 12 percent rise in profit and another big charge to compensate custome...

Black Vine: Formidable cyberespionage group targeting aerospace, healthcare since 2012

Jul 29, 2015 at 14:51 | Source: FirstPost

Earlier this year, the second largest health insurance provider in the US publicly disclosed that it had been the victim of a major cyberattack. The attack against Anthem resulted in the largest known healthcare data breach to date, with 80 million p...

Global stocks rally as China fears dwindle, oil prices steady| Reuters

Jul 29, 2015 at 02:45 | Source: FirstPost

NEW YORK U.S. and European stock markets climbed 1 percent or more on Tuesday, reversing five days of declines, as investors looked past China's equities sell-off and took buying cues from earnings and mergers news.Prices of safe-haven government bon...

No Indo-Pak series amid terror strikes: Ganguly backs BCCI

Jul 28, 2015 at 17:14 | Source: FirstPost

Former India captain Sourav Ganguly today backed BCCI's stance of not resuming bilateral cricketing ties with Pakistan until the cross-border terrorism stops.PCB had requested its Indian counterpart to host a bi-lateral series in December this year a...

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