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Finance Vodafone, Idea to sell mobile-towers to ATC for Rs. 7850cr
Author: 0 Vodafone, Idea to sell mobile-towers to ATC for Rs. 7850cr

The merger is aimed at dominating a market which billionaire Mukesh Ambani's Reliance Jio Infocomm Ltd has disrupted with free voice calls and low data prices. Last month Bharti Infratel said it would consider buying out its partners in Indus Towers, where Vodafone has a 42 percent stake and Idea along with private equity firm Providence owns 16 percent.

Finance Alibaba crushes sales record during Singles' Day
Author: 0 Alibaba crushes sales record during Singles' Day

Total mobile GMV settled through mobile payments platform Alipay accounted for an astounding 90% of total GMV, compared to 82% past year. PChome subsidiary PChomestore Inc (商店街) said that orders on Saturday broke the company's daily order record - 430,000 - and that revenue ballooned 600 percent compared with the same day previous year.

Finance Xhaka: Northern Ireland need to stop complaining about penalty
Author: 0 Xhaka: Northern Ireland need to stop complaining about penalty

ADIDAS have released their new kit designs for the 2018 World Cup . "I don't have to pick them up", says O'Neill defiantly. "I've analysed the match again and there were decisions that went against us, especially in the 85th minute". "We go into the second leg with the strongest team we have available and I think we showed enough in the second half to show we can get something".

Finance Bitcoin Cash just made owners ridiculous profits
Author: 0 Bitcoin Cash just made owners ridiculous profits

Bitcoin cash had a wild night. Soon after the Bitcoin Cash touched its all-time high it was for little time that it could sustain this surge strongly and has been showing huge volatility since then. With a hard fork coming up for Bitcoin Cash next week, the currency is in stone demand which has been triggered in the aftermath of the Segwit2x announcement on Wednesday.

Finance N Korea brands Trump 'warmonger' as his Asia tour moves to Hanoi
Author: 0 N Korea brands Trump 'warmonger' as his Asia tour moves to Hanoi

The Rodong Sinmun on Sunday issued an article titled "Trump laid bare his true nature as destroyer of the world peace in his Asia tour", criticizing his remarks and speeches during trips to South Korea, Japan and China . "The strike force plans to conduct air defense drills, sea surveillance, replenishments at sea, defensive air combat training, close-in coordinated maneuvers, and other training", said a statement from the Navy's 7th Fleet, which is responsible for monitoring the Pacific ...

Finance Irate women brawl with McDonald's drive-thru employee over missing McNuggets
Author: 0 Irate women brawl with McDonald's drive-thru employee over missing McNuggets

The fast-food battle royale happened at around 2:30 a.m. Friday morning at a McDonald's in Indianapolis when Monique McNeely was waiting for her food in the drive-thru. "I thought that they were robbing", said McNeely, "and when I heard the shouting I thought 'Please tell me this is not happening to me'". According to RTV6 the manager told the women to "have a nice day" before turning his back on them to fulfill other customer orders.

Finance Was Iowa State robbed of a touchdown late against Oklahoma State?
Author: 0 Was Iowa State robbed of a touchdown late against Oklahoma State?

On OSU's third play of the possession, QB Mason Rudolph found wide receiver Dillon Stoner for a 19-yard touchdown that turned out to be the game victor. Iowa State scored on its first drive of the second half to take a 28-24 lead over the Cowboys. The Cyclones quickly moved down the field, including a 4th-and-13 conversion in which backup Zeb Noland hit Montgomery for 19 yards and a first down and goal.

Finance Wisconsin Still on Track to Harvest Record Soybean Acreage
Author: 0 Wisconsin Still on Track to Harvest Record Soybean Acreage

What type of yield estimate will the USDA start with for the 2018 season? The yield will also be down from 2016 at 46 bushels per acre. Global course grain production is an estimated at 125.9 million bushels higher, for a total of 52.0681 billion bushels.

Finance Hasbro Makes Bid For Rival Toymaker Mattel
Author: 0 Hasbro Makes Bid For Rival Toymaker Mattel

Joe under the same roof. A tie-up would create a toy powerhouse, uniting Hasbro's brands, which also include My Little Pony, with Mattel's Barbie dolls and Hot Wheels toys. The takeover offer comes as Mattel has encountered weak sales following the September bankruptcy of Toys "R" Us, the U.S.'s largest toy retailer. Mattel's shares have slumped 47 percent this year, valuing the company at $4.8 billion and making it more vulnerable as a takeover target.

Finance Pogba Lauds Martial As One Of The Best He Has Played With
Author: 0 Pogba Lauds Martial As One Of The Best He Has Played With

The Frenchman has missed the last 12 games with a hamstring tear but according to the Mirror , he could feature against Newcastle United next weekend. That didn't stop him going to Friday's game, and his teammates all gathered around him, including his Man United partner Anthony Martial , and Antoine Griezmann , previously heavily linked to United.

Author: 0 Real Madrid midfielder Isco: 'Gareth Bale is having a hard time'

As patience wears thin in Madrid, the potential for a return to England's Premier League, where Bale was twice Players' Player of the Year with Spurs, remains a strong possibility. " Gareth has been injured for a long time ", Madrid attacker Isco said before Spain's worldwide friendly against Costa Rica on Saturday. Gareth Bale's injuries have limited his appearances this season.

Finance 2x Called Off: Bitcoin Hard Fork Suspended for Lack of Consensus
Author: 0 2x Called Off: Bitcoin Hard Fork Suspended for Lack of Consensus

However, in light of an insufficient consensus for "a clean blocksize [sic] upgrade", as Belshe writes, "continuing on the current path could divide the community and be a setback to Bitcoin's growth". But the Segwit2x fork was seen as a credible threat to the original bitcoin chain because of the amount of industry support behind it. One contributor called the hark fork a "ham-fisted agricultural attempt", while another said, "2x was gone, [but] if we are really going to upgrade it [the ...

Finance The gender pay gap is largely a myth
Author: 0 The gender pay gap is largely a myth

Sam Smethers, Chief Executive of The Fawcett Society said "The pay gap is widest for older women as it grows over our working lives but we are now seeing a widening of the pay gap for younger women too, which suggests we are going backwards and that is extremely worrying".

Finance Breakfast at Tiffany's is now a reality
Author: 0 Breakfast at Tiffany's is now a reality

By the time the doors opened, at 10 a.m., there was a line down the block. Rashbaum first saw the film when he was 9 and has since dreamed of re-creating its classic breakfast scene. Speaking of luxury, your morning joe at Tiffany's will cost you far more than Holly Golightly's street-cart fare. According to USA Today , the eatery will serve typical yet delicate breakfast fare, including coffee, avocado toast, buttermilk waffles and ― of course ― croissants.

Finance Equifax apologizes again after massive data breach
Author: 0 Equifax apologizes again after massive data breach

Excluding the impact of expenses related to the data hack and other one-time gains and costs, Equifax's earnings amounted to $1.53 per share. Furthermore, you reported that only 30 million individuals have utilized the website Equifax created as the primary means by which consumers can learn if they were impacted and access the limited services your company is offering to help them protect themselves.

Finance UK's May maintains cabinet balance on Brexit
Author: 0 UK's May maintains cabinet balance on Brexit

The quick Cabinet reshuffle had become necessary after 45-year-old Patel was forced to resign from her Cabinet post in charge of the Department for International Development (DfID) yesterday after days of controversy surrounding a series of unauthorised meetings she had held with Israeli officials, including Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu.

Author: 0 The Walt Disney Company (DIS) — Trending Stock

Lansdowne Partners Uk Llp sold 4.66 million shares as Disney Walt Co ( DIS)'s stock declined 2.31%. On top of these top line projections, the company's fourth-quarter earnings are expected to climb 1.82%. Argent Trust accumulated 10,644 shares or 0.47% of the stock. Vanguard Group Inc. now owns 98,803,049 shares of the entertainment giant's stock worth $10,497,824,000 after acquiring an additional 2,131,932 shares during the last quarter.

Finance Alibaba sales surge to $5 billion in 15 minutes on Singles Day
Author: 0 Alibaba sales surge to $5 billion in 15 minutes on Singles Day

Alibaba said gross merchandise volume (GMV) exceeded 10bn yuan (£1bn) in a little over three minutes and the total had reached 19.1bn yuan in under six minutes - more than the entire day's sales in 2012. Alibaba's Ma, a tai chi aficionado, is set unveil a short film starring himself performing martial arts alongside Jet Li, "Rogue One: A Star Wars Story"'s Donnie Yen and Thailand's Tony Jaa.

Finance China's Toutiao buys teens social video app Musical.ly in latest expansion
Author: 0 China's Toutiao buys teens social video app Musical.ly in latest expansion

This week's deals come after Bytedance earlier this year acquired L.A. -based Flipagram, which lets users create short video stories from their photos, set to licensed music clips. ByteDance is considered one of China's hottest startups and is notable for keeping its independence from the three big tech conglomerates in the market, Tencent, Baidu and Alibaba.

Finance Broadband users in the United Kingdom to get automatic compensation for poor service
Author: 0 Broadband users in the United Kingdom to get automatic compensation for poor service

The regulator Ofcom has announced that householders who receive poor service from their telecoms provider are to get automic compensation. It's worth stressing that for a delayed fix you'll begin to be paid compensation if it's not fixed after two working days (so Monday to Friday), but after this point you'll be owed £8 each calendar day, including weekends and bank holidays.

Finance JC Penney Company, Inc. Holding Company (JCP) Updates FY18 Earnings Guidance
Author: 0 JC Penney Company, Inc. Holding Company (JCP) Updates FY18 Earnings Guidance

Same-store sales were up 1.7%, exceeding the company's previously announced guidance of 0.6% to 0.8% comparable store growth. J. C. Penney Company, Inc . The OTC listed company saw a recent bid of $0.0002 on 1821800 volume. Morgan Stanley upgraded the shares of JCP in report on Monday, February 13 to "Equal-Weight" rating.

Finance Veterans Day 2017: Where to get deals, freebies and discounts
Author: 0 Veterans Day 2017: Where to get deals, freebies and discounts

Red Robin: Free Double Tavern Burger and all the steak fries your stomach can handle , all day long on Saturday, November 11. Military ID must be shown to receive this offer. 11 . The U.S. National Park Service is waiving fees at most of its day-use recreation sites over the Veterans Day holiday weekend. Customers must present acceptable proof of military service.

Finance SSE and Npower agree to merge supply businesses
Author: 0 SSE and Npower agree to merge supply businesses

German energy group E.ON (EONGn.DE) said operating profit at its retail business fell by more than a third in the first nine months, singling out difficulties in Britain, where key peers announced plans to merge their struggling customer units.

Finance Incredible NVidia Earnings Not Enough For Investors
Author: 0 Incredible NVidia Earnings Not Enough For Investors

Following the transaction, the director now directly owns 48,069 shares in the company, valued at $7,798,714.56. That business had hit a pause in the second quarter after a couple of years of high double-digit gains, leading to the investor disappointment even though the company said it was a temporary blip caused by a switch to a new chip architecture.

Finance River and Mercantile Group PLC (LON:RIV) PT Raised to GBX 385
Author: 0 River and Mercantile Group PLC (LON:RIV) PT Raised to GBX 385

Shares of NEXT plc ( LON:NXT ) traded down GBX 35 ($0.46) during trading on Thursday, reaching GBX 4,369 ($57.46). Investec Securities have a GBX 450.00 price target on the stock. Two Creeks Capital Management Lp owns 3.09 million shares or 10.99% of their USA portfolio. Sg Americas Limited Liability has 645,021 shares. The firm has "Buy" rating by Stifel Nicolaus given on Thursday, October 12.

Finance Sam Dastyari's Racist Abusers Face Legal Action Over 'Romper Stomper' Name
Author: 0 Sam Dastyari's Racist Abusers Face Legal Action Over 'Romper Stomper' Name

He admitted that it makes him feel small, disgusting and "feel kind of bad and that's what they are created to do". For Dastyari, the verbal assault was " the sickening face of white nationalists ". Instead, she blamed Dastyari and called him "a little Mr Bean" and "a smartarse", The Guardian reports. Labor leader Bill Shorten also said he was disgusted by the "ugly" incident.

Author: 0 Opel reveals new strategy under PSA Group guidance

And fast, as the PACE! strategy unveiled today shows. It also confirmed previously announced profitability targets for Opel that call for a 2 percent operating margin in 2020, rising to 6 percent in 2026. Our future will be secured and we will contribute with German excellence to the Groupe PSA development. Overall, Opel aims to reduce the number of platforms it uses for passenger cars from nine now to two by 2024, with the number of powertrains cut by ten to four.

Author: 0 European Commission Increases GDP Growth Forecast for Croatia

Only the United Kingdom's growth outlook is nearly the same as Italy's, but Britain was excluded from the EU-28 table for the first time in view of Brexit. It is however expected to grow to 1.8% in 2019, with higher prices in the services projected to be behind this. Average annual inflation is projected to accelerate to 1.5% in 2018 and 1.6% in 2019.The positive developments in the labour market are expected to remain.

Author: 0 Tata Motors makes a big come back, net vrooms three-fold

Net profit for the quarter ended September 30 came in at 24.83 billion rupees versus 8.28 billion rupees a year ago. Analysts on average expected a net profit of Rs 1,499 crore, according to Thomson Reuters data. This helped the company book an operating margin of 11.8 per cent and Ebit margin of 5.2 per cent in the quarter. Sales of Jaguar Land Rover in the United Kingdom, historically the main market for the business, have dipped since the "Brexit" referendum.

Author: 0 Target Fidget Spinners Reportedly Contain Too Much Lead for Kids

In fact, one of the fidget spinners was found to contain 300 times the 100 parts per million allowable for children's toys . The center circle tested for 1,300 ppm of lead. But now a consumer advocacy group says two types of fidget spinners being sold at Target could be risky. CoPIRG says lead exposure is particularly damaging for young children because of its impact on development.

Finance Tripadvisor issues warnings against hotels where sexual assaults have occured
Author: 0 Tripadvisor issues warnings against hotels where sexual assaults have occured

TripAdvisor has made it easier for its users to see if safety concerns have been stated about hotels they research. Last week, the Journal Sentinel published its report on TripAdvisor's removal of reviews in which travelers claimed they had been raped and sexually assaulted at Iberostar Paraiso Maya , a resort located between Cancun and Playa del Carmen.

Finance The DOJ may be pushing AT&T to sell off CNN
Author: 0 The DOJ may be pushing AT&T to sell off CNN

Many are balking at this alleged demand, seeing it as political retribution from President Trump's camp over what they believe is unfair coverage from CNN . After the second meeting, which was focused on emerging technologies, the president said that Mr. Stephenson was doing "really a top job". The new concessions suggest the head of the Justice Department's antitrust division, Makan Delrahim , has changed his view of AT&T's plan to buy Time Warner, since giving an interview in 2016 ...

Finance Pack Your Bags: WOW Air Is Offering $99 Flights to Europe
Author: 0 Pack Your Bags: WOW Air Is Offering $99 Flights to Europe

The cheap flights from New York City's JFK will begin on April 28, 2018. The UK has the highest taxes on airfares in the world, so this means that at its lowest price-point the journey is £24 cheaper than the cost of tax alone. Already operating a route to Newark Liberty International Airport, the airline also now offers routes to Chicago, Pittsburgh, Miami , Toronto, Boston, Montreal, Washington DC and Californian destinations Los Angeles and San Francisco.

Finance Kegs of ranch dressing now exist, thanks to Hidden Valley
Author: 0 Kegs of ranch dressing now exist, thanks to Hidden Valley

If you're looking to get someone the flawless gift this holiday season, then a keg full of ranch dressing might just be something to consider. "Special inside coating meets FDA specifications and keeps the ranch tasting fresh", reads the description on the website.

Finance Oil markets stumble on a surprise U.S. crude inventory build-up
Author: 0 Oil markets stumble on a surprise U.S. crude inventory build-up

Crude inventories rose 2.2 million barrels in the week to November 3, contrary to analysts' expectations for a decrease of 2.9 million barrels. Unprecedented flooding from the Category 4 storm that slammed into the state's coast last week, sending gasoline prices surging as oil refineries shut, may also set a record for rainfall in the contiguous US, the weather service said Tuesday.

Finance Markets suffer biggest loss in 6 weeks, Sensex plunges over 360 points
Author: 0 Markets suffer biggest loss in 6 weeks, Sensex plunges over 360 points

The BSE Sensex declined 0.5%, or 151.95 points, on Wednesday to close at 33,218.81. Consequently Oil & Gas stocks such as Castrol India (down 4.39 per cent), OIL (down 2.73 per cent), Hindustan Petroleum (down 2.06 per cent), Reliance Industries (down 2.03 per cent) and GAIL (down 1.60 per cent) took a beating and emerged as top losers in the BSE Oil&Gas index.

Finance Best Buy releases 2017 Black Friday ad
Author: 0 Best Buy releases 2017 Black Friday ad

Retailers are releasing their ads even earlier. "Some of the ones who are struggling are doing that", he said. (Doors officially open at 5 p.m.) That's because there are several huge price cuts on things like consoles, which are sure to go fast.