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Air scare: Jet Airways extends full cooperation to DGCA over probe

Air scare: Jet Airways extends full cooperation to DGCA over probe

The Ministry of Civil Aviation (MoCA) has sought a report from the Directorate General of Civil Aviation over the incident wherein loss of cabin pressure caused a scare on board Jet Airways flig...

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United States crude rises 1.4% on signs OPEC will not boost output

United States crude rises 1.4% on signs OPEC will not boost output

Oil prices were steady on Wednesday as concerns that producers will not be able to respond to a shortfall in supply once US sanctions on Iran are enacted outweighed a gain in stockpiles in the Unite...

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Brexit border backstop plan will be spectacular political auto crash

Brexit border backstop plan will be spectacular political auto crash

Speaking to BBC Panorama, she said: "I think that the alternative to that will be having no deal". Many economists say leaving the European Union without a deal would be economically devastating f...

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Trump Readies Tariffs on $200 Billion More Chinese Goods

Trump Readies Tariffs on $200 Billion More Chinese Goods

In a statement , the United States president said further tariffs worth $267bn (£203bn) will be placed on Chinese imports if Beijing takes "retaliatory action against our farmers or other industries"...

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Time magazine sold for $190 million to tech couple

The deal, first reported by The Wall Street Journal , comes nearly eight months after Meredith finalized its purchase of Time Inc . The Benioffs said they won't be involved in day-to-day operati...

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Strawberry crisis deepens: Six brands recalled after more needles found

Strawberry crisis deepens: Six brands recalled after more needles found

The discovery of sewing needles hidden inside strawberries has prompted a food recall in Queensland . The 21 year old was taken into hospital with "severe abdominal pain" after swallowing half a n...

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Canada’s Freeland returns to Washington for NAFTA talks

Canada’s Freeland returns to Washington for NAFTA talks

Rather, they're following the standard political economist playbook: protect those industries and sectors that can help carry Trudeau to another win in the federal elections 13 months from now. "Witho...

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Kshama Sawant responds to Jeff Bezos' $2 billion charitable fund

Kshama Sawant responds to Jeff Bezos' $2 billion charitable fund

Some analysts have suggested Amazon could face antitrust scrutiny over its growing power in the economy, and President Donald Trump has accused the company of taking advantage of the Postal Service, d...

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Petrol Touches Rs.90.11 In This City

Petrol Touches Rs.90.11 In This City

Since mid-August, petrol price has risen by Rs 3.24 a litre and diesel by Rs 3.74 per litre as rupee hit record low against the United States dollar , making imports costlier. Fuel prices in Delhi ...

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Alibaba's Jack Ma to step down in September 2019

Alibaba's Jack Ma to step down in September 2019

Ma will officially pass the baton on his 55th birthday next year but remain on the board until 2020. The group has the ability to nominate the majority of directors on the company's board, and now f...

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Tesla chief Elon Musk smokes marijuana on live web show

Tesla chief Elon Musk smokes marijuana on live web show

Tesla Inc shares fell almost nine percent on Friday as the resignation of its chief accounting officer after just a month at work spooked investors amid another social media storm around billionaire ...

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Financial data of nearly 400,000 British Airways customers stolen in data breach

Financial data of nearly 400,000 British Airways customers stolen in data breach

BA says the breach relates to bookings made between 10.58pm on August 21 and 9.45pm on September 5. Information stolen includes customer names, email addresses, home addresses and payment card inf...

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Trump fires back at Apple: Make your products in US

Trump fires back at Apple: Make your products in US

Talk of the bonus $267bn tariff package comes as the White House has yet to settle all of the specifics of the planned $200bn tariff prospoals - which, as we said, would follow up that earlier $50bn...

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China's richest man Jack Ma will retire on Monday

China's richest man Jack Ma will retire on Monday

The company went public on the New York Stock Exchange in 2014 and has a market value of about $421 billion. Ma, who boasts a net worth of almost $40 billion(€34 billion), making him China's riches...

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Trump calls for a fair trade deal with Canada

Trump calls for a fair trade deal with Canada

Trump and saying ... we haven't delivered a one-sided crushing defeat for Canada , what we've got is an agreement that is good for all parties", says Gordon Ritchie, a former Canadian ambassador for ...

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Ten-term male Democrat falls to progressive black woman in MA primary

Ten-term male Democrat falls to progressive black woman in MA primary

It was no sure thing that the story line leading progressive candidates of color to victory in New York City, Florida, Georgia and elsewhere would play out in MA, but voters backed Pressley and the id...

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Petrol, diesel prices at highest level

Petrol, diesel prices at highest level

In Mumbai petrol touched Rs 86.56 per litre while diesel increased to Rs 75.54 per litre, after a hike of Rs 0.44 per litre. The price of petrol increased by Rs 0.31 per litre while that of di...

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Handful African presidents not attending 2018 FOCAC summit in China

Handful African presidents not attending 2018 FOCAC summit in China

ZIMBABWE is working closely with China to support local exporting companies as part of measures to boost its foreign currency earnings, which will in turn stabilise the economy, Foreign Affairs and ...

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Trump says

Trump says "no political necessity" to keep Canada in new NAFTA deal

The president warned Congress not to meddle with the trade negotiations or he would terminate the trilateral trade pact altogether. "There is no political necessity to keep Canada in the new NAFTA ...

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Court quashes Canadian approval of Trans Mountain oil pipeline

Court quashes Canadian approval of Trans Mountain oil pipeline

In a written decision , the court says the energy board's review was so flawed that the federal government could not rely on it as a basis for its decision to approve the expansion. May 17, 2016: O...

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Calif. Senate approves net neutrality rules, sends bill to governor

Calif. Senate approves net neutrality rules, sends bill to governor

California's laws have enormous influence across the country. A 2012 law limited the practice for minors, but Low's bill would have expanded the ban to adults. Critics say the ban on zero rating will ...

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Over 99 per cent of demonetised notes back with RBI

Over 99 per cent of demonetised notes back with RBI

In its report released on Wednesday, RBI said the proportion of Rs 2000 notes in circulation has fallen to 37 per cent of the total currency from 50 per cent a year ago. This year, it transferred ...

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Bumpy ride for investors after Tesla boss Elon Musk's U-turn

Bumpy ride for investors after Tesla boss Elon Musk's U-turn

U.S. securities law requires public company executives to have a "reasonable basis" on which to make representations to the investing public, and that would likely be the focus of an SEC probe, said ...

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US, Mexico Reach New Trade Agreement

US, Mexico Reach New Trade Agreement

But compared to the more dire possibilities-that Mr. Trump would pull the USA out of Nafta or, lacking congressional approval of that, impose high tariffs on Mexican and Canadian goods that woul...

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Oil slips as trade dispute outweighs US stock decline

Oil slips as trade dispute outweighs US stock decline

In the aftermath of USA withdrawing from the Iran Nuclear Deal in May, it seems that it will soon start affecting India oil imports from Iran as India's crude oil imports from Iran fell in the f...

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