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Finance India seen holding rates steady, RBI expected to sound less hawkish
Author: 0 India seen holding rates steady, RBI expected to sound less hawkish

The six-member MPC's decision to hold rates and retain a "neutral" stance was also the panel's first to lack unanimity, with one member, Ravindra H. Nevertheless, the above mentioned points of the policy statement and the MPC declining to meet the finance ministry ahead of the policy gives one the impression that both the MPC and the RBI are making a desperate attempt to regain the lost glory and independence of the Indian central bank.

Finance London Fire: Likely Grenfell Tower Death Toll Rises to 79
Author: 0 London Fire: Likely Grenfell Tower Death Toll Rises to 79

Metropolitan Police Commander Stuart Cundy warned that the death toll could rise further as he formally identified a first victim as 23-year-old Syrian refugee Mohammad Alhajali. In a television interview Friday, she sidestepped questions over whether she had misread the public mood. Ronnie King, the UK's former chief fire officer, told Al Jazeera: "I wouldn't wish to denigrate those who installed the cladding because - whatever the cladding was - it did not have to be fire resistant ...

Author: 0 US Fed hike rates for second time this year

The Fed voted to increase rates on Wednesday to 1.25% and maintained its own forecast that rates would rise at least one more time in 2017. The Committee now expects to begin implementing of a balance sheet normalisation program this year, provided that the economy evolves broadly as anticipated.

Finance France's Macron to reshuffle government after parliament win
Author: 0 France's Macron to reshuffle government after parliament win

First-round projection had indicated LREM would win more than 400 seats, but the result still leaves little in the way of Macron's efforts to change the structure of French employment. She won her northern constituency of Henin-Beaumont with a large majority and said would "fight with all necessary means the harmful projects of the government".

Finance UPS adds new fee up to $1 for holiday-season deliveries
Author: 0 UPS adds new fee up to $1 for holiday-season deliveries

But this is the first time UPS has published peak surcharges for USA domestic residential package deliveries. Extra large or super heavy packages will also incur peak surcharges between November 19 and December 23, in addition to normal surcharges applicable to those shipments.

Author: 0 Lockheed Martin talks F-16, F-35 deals at Paris Air Show

The two companies said this unmatched US-Indian industry partnership directly supports New Delhi's initiative to develop private aerospace and defence manufacturing capacity in the country under the "Make in India" initiative. President Donald Trump and Lockheed Martin Corp are both on the same page when it comes to defense spending and delivering value for money for US taxpayers, CEO Marillyn Hewson told CNBC on Monday.

Author: 0 Price Of Oil Is Being Hammered Down By Negative News

Oil inventories are near record highs in some parts of the world, and producers outside the Opec deal are increasing output. Inventories were 292 million barrels higher than the average over the past five years, said the agency, which advises governments on energy trends.

Finance Uber CEO could have to take a leave of absence
Author: 0 Uber CEO could have to take a leave of absence

But the Journal reported that the issues addressed include the future of key executives, including Michael, who the newspaper said was expected to resign Monday. Board members voted unanimously to adopt all of the firm's recommendations, which were to be released to employees on Tuesday, the spokesman said. "Wherever I have worked, I have seen things that are not great for women", Hornsey said in a USA TODAY interview .

Finance Popular bhojpuri actress Anjali Shrivastava found dead in her Mumbai home
Author: 0 Popular bhojpuri actress Anjali Shrivastava found dead in her Mumbai home

Bhojpuri Actress Anjali Shrivastava was found dead in her apartment at Juhu, in Mumbai . "Probe is on to find out why she took the extreme step", said Mumbai Police spokesperson, DCP Rashmi Karandikar. She was immediately rushed to a nearby hospital where she was declared dead. She hung herself with a sari. Srivastava recently shot for her Bhojpuri film, " Kehu Ta Dil Mein Ba ", also starring Aditya Kashyap, Gopal Rai, Prem Dubey, Raja and others in pivotal roles.

Finance Gunman went to Republican baseball practice with a list of names
Author: 0 Gunman went to Republican baseball practice with a list of names

Jack Sava, director of trauma at MedStar Washington Hospital Center said at a news conference Friday afternoon. The bullet damaged blood vessels, bones, and internal organs, Sava said. Doctors "fully expect him to walk", Sava said, "and hopefully run". "I feel a lot more confident and a lot more optimistic than I did two, three days ago", Sava said.

Author: 0 Britain kicks off Brexit negotiations with EU

In carefully choreographed talks that even saw the two men exchange mountaineering gifts, they agreed to discuss divorce issues before negotiations on a future trade deal can start. "I think it was a mistake that we didn't spend more time and resources taking apart Jeremy Corbyn's economic proposals and his spending plans, which are frankly incredible and would do enormous damage to this country, to our jobs, to our economy".

Finance Six People Resign From Trump's HIV/AIDS Advisory Council Because He
Author: 0 Six People Resign From Trump's HIV/AIDS Advisory Council Because He "Doesn't Care"

The council was able to help craft a new national strategy for HIV/AIDS during the Obama administration. But any recommendations on the matters to the current administration would fall on deaf ears, the op-ed says. The former council members ended their article saying, "We hope the members of Congress who have the power to affect healthcare reform will engage with us and other advocates in a way that the Trump Administration apparently will not".

Author: 0 So it begins: Britain kicks off Brexit negotiations with EU

That follows preliminary talks last week between EU negotiator Michel Barnier and David Davis , Britain's secretary of state for exiting the European Union, in Brussels that ended Thursday . Well-liked and respected by both sides, the Pole will attempt to keep the EU27 united in the face of British attempts to curry favour among individual allies.

Finance Alexandria gunman had a list of names at time of shooting
Author: 0 Alexandria gunman had a list of names at time of shooting

Duncan and Brooks were at the Alexandria, Virginia, field where GOP members of Congress were practicing for a congressional baseball game Wednesday, although Duncan left before the shooting began. This is according to a person familiar with the case who was not authorized to speak publicly and spoke to The Associated Press Saturday on condition of anonymity.

Finance Qatar rejects as baseless terrorism designations by four Arab states
Author: 0 Qatar rejects as baseless terrorism designations by four Arab states

And in a separate statement issued on Friday, the United Arab Emirates praised Trump's "leadership in challenging Qatar's troubling support for extremism". Tillerson, speaking at the State Department, said the USA would help support efforts to mediate the crisis, along with Kuwait - another Gulf country that has stepped up to try to broker a resolution.

Author: 0 Ivanka Trump calls for tolerance after latest London attack

UK Prime Minister Theresa May also called the incident a terror attack when she addressed reporters outside Downing Street Monday. The incident comes just over two weeks after three Islamist militants drove into pedestrians on London Bridge and stabbed people at nearby restaurants and bars, killing eight.

Author: 0 UK moves to ease tensions after van attack on London Muslims

PHOTO, TOP: Eight pedestrians were taken to three separate hospitals, and two were treated at the scene for minor injuries, the police said. The 48-year-old man suspected of being the van driver was arrested on suspicion of attempted murder.

Author: 0 Larson outlasts Elliott at Michigan again

He's led laps in 11 of the 15 races this season, but is still without a win. He will start 11th. Last year: Christopher Bell won after starting ninth. "We've been so close to so many other wins", said Larson, 24. In each of the first two stages, drivers finishing in the top 10 will receive championship points (10 to 1) with the victor receiving one playoff point.

Finance Airbus reveals potential A380 Superjumbo upgrades
Author: 0 Airbus reveals potential A380 Superjumbo upgrades

The company said the cost per seat when compared to the previous model will decrease 13 percent. It will have an increased maximum take-off weight and need less regular maintenance checks. "The A380plus is an efficient way to offer even better economics and improved operational performance at the same time", said Airbus COO for customers John Leahy .

Finance Chick-fil-A introduces new gluten-free bun
Author: 0 Chick-fil-A introduces new gluten-free bun

The individually-packaged bun may be ordered with any sandwich and is made with quinoa, amaranth, molasses and raisins. It contains 150 calories and costs an additional $1.15. The menu update is Chick-fil-A's latest effort to cater to health-conscious customers. Devoted to serving the local communities in which its franchised restaurants operate, and known for its original chicken sandwich, Chick-fil-A serves freshly prepared food in more than 2,100 restaurants in 46 states and Washington, ...

Author: 0 Arthur eager for World XI visit to Pakistan after Champions Trophy triumph

The News said Pakistan "sizzled at the sun-baked Oval" to record their first major victory in the 50-over format since winning the World Cup in 1992. "However, by the time it lifted the ICC Champions Trophy 2017 at The Oval, it was undoubtedly playing its best cricket". I feel that a tournament like this should end the debate about the future of ODI cricket.

Finance India cruise into Champions Trophy semi-finals
Author: 0 India cruise into Champions Trophy semi-finals

It wasn't a mental thing for us. Since his ODI debut back in 2004, de Villiers has played in 13 ICC events, dating back to the Champions Trophy in 2006, and captained in five. "We wanted to step up that intensity". Former South African player Ashwell Prince has slammed Cricket South Africa for being dictated to by individual players who do not have National interest at heart.

Author: 0 Tapwrit wins 2017 Belmont Stakes

However, the 1½-mile distance is a question for every entrant since most horses have never run that far and will never be asked to again. Having Brown and Castellano in his corner only helps. Early odds at OddShark listed Classic Empire as the 2-to-1 favorite in an original field of 13, and many horseplayers were expecting Classic Empire to expand upon his strong finish at the Kentucky Derby and place at the Preakness .

Author: 0 President Trump tackles James Comey on Twitter as 'cowardly'

I told the AG that what had just happened ... was inappropriate and should never happen. In a string of tweets Sunday morning , Trump also accused the mainstream news media - which he dubbed "the #FakeNews MSM" - of refusing to cover good economic news.

Author: 0 Expect 'a lot of activity' surrounding Boeing's MAX planes this week

French President Emmanuel Macron (2ndR), French defense minister Sylvie Goulard (2ndL), Dassault Aviation CEO Eric Trappier (R) and French Foreign Affairs minister Jean-Luc Le Drian watch demonstration flights as part of the inauguration of the 52nd Paris Air Show in Le Bourget, north of Paris, France, June 19, 2017.

Finance Billionaire Hedge Funder John Paulson Joins Valeant Board (VRX)
Author: 0 Billionaire Hedge Funder John Paulson Joins Valeant Board (VRX)

EVP and CFO, Herendeen Paul , purchased 24,000 common shares of Valeant Pharmaceuticals International, Inc. Shares of Leap Therapeutics Inc (NASDAQ: LPTX ) now have an ABR of 1.50, derived from a total of 2 opinions. ATR remains at 0.70 while Beta component of the stock stands at -0.31. Paulson's hedge fund, which has a 5.6-percent stake in Valeant, has yet to come close to scoring a win as big as its famous bet against the United States housing market leading up to the financial crisis.

Author: 0 79 people presumed dead in London tower block fire

The previous number released by police was 58 . One of the burned-out apartments inside London's Grenfell Tower. "It is incredibly hard to describe the devastation in some parts of the building", he continued, his voice breaking. Experts say the cladding and the insulation it contained seems to have spread the flames quickly along the exterior of the building, overwhelming safety devices like fire doors.

Finance Boeing unveils plans for new version of 737 Max
Author: 0 Boeing unveils plans for new version of 737 Max

A Reuters photographer got up close to the roughly three-metre-high split wingtip which has been installed on an A380 belonging to the Air and Space Museum at Le Bourget airport , where the Paris Airshow opens on Monday. The A320neo range of jets, created to use less fuel than the original and widely-used A320s, have proven popular and are competing with Boeing's 737 Max series in the short to mid-range market.

Author: 0 EQT buys Rice Energy to create shale gas drilling giant

Industry experts's backtests show that 55% of these patterns reach their targets. Paloma Mngmt has 0.01% invested in Rice Energy Inc (NYSE: RICE ) for 34,978 shares. Stifel Nicolaus started coverage on Rice Energy in a research report on Thursday, March 23rd. RBC Capital Markets maintained the stock with "Outperform" rating in Monday, October 3 report.

Author: 0 Paris attacker dead, French minister says

It also marks the second time this year that Paris' most famous avenue, renowned for its shopping, dining and monuments, has been the scene of bloodshed. French officials, speaking to the Associated Press on condition of anonymity, said the incident was a suspected attack on police. About 20 police vans and several armed police surrounded a man on the ground.

Author: 0 Gold slips to four-week lows

The 10-year Treasury note TMUBMUSD10Y, +1.13% was up 1.4 basis point at 2.171%, compared with 2.157% late Friday in NY. New York Federal Reserve President William Dudley kicked off a heavy week of Fed speak, saying he's upbeat on the economy while noting that breaking the tightening cycle would hurt the economy.

Finance Amazon's Whole Foods deal set to quicken grocery evolution
Author: 0 Amazon's Whole Foods deal set to quicken grocery evolution

And 28% of Whole Foods shoppers already shop at Amazon for groceries, the most of any other grocer. As a string of recent moves show, Amazon has made growing sales to lower-income consumers a priority. The company will offer $42 per share to the Whole Foods Market shareholders. "We are also highly confident that Amazon will leverage the new store footprint for much more than just selling groceries", said Daniel Salmon, an analyst for BMO Capital Markets.

Finance Trump, Shuster back privatizing air-traffic-control system
Author: 0 Trump, Shuster back privatizing air-traffic-control system

Trump's proposal to spin off air traffic control from the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) was part of a weeklong White House focus on infrastructure. President Trump's proposal outlines an overhaul to the current system, now run by the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA). Trump and Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao said the change would also reduce costs and fuel consumption for airlines.

Finance DraftKings And FanDuel Merger Challenged By FTC, California And DC
Author: 0 DraftKings And FanDuel Merger Challenged By FTC, California And DC

Please don't let this regulatory setback distract you. Fantasy leagues are the business that runs DraftKings and FanDuel . Several state attorneys general charged them with violating state laws that prohibit gambling. The complaint, which will be filed jointly with the office of California Attorney General Xavier Becerra, alleges the merged company would control more than 90 percent of the daily fantasy sports market, thus potentially representing a monopoly.

Finance Blue Apron seeks IPO valuation boost despite Amazon-Whole Foods fears
Author: 0 Blue Apron seeks IPO valuation boost despite Amazon-Whole Foods fears

Blue Apron , which ships its subscribers boxes of measured ingredients and recipes , will trade on the New York Stock Exchange using the ticker symbol APRN . A representative from the company declined to comment. As Amazon.com Inc. dives harder into food, Blue Apron Holdings Inc.is showing little fear in seeking a higher valuation.

Author: 0 Larson tops Elliott, Michigan yet again

Logano finished in the top 10 in eight of the first nine races of the season, including a victory at Richmond. And in both of those stages, he claimed wins after passes on Larson. Clint Bowyer was third in the Haas-Automation Ford at 201.664 miles per hour. Accordingly, the No. 48 team rolled out the backup, and Johnson will have to start from the rear in today's FireKeepers Casino 400 because of the post-qualifying vehicle change.