Economy

Rs 37 lakh in Rs 2000 notes seized in Hyderabad

The Income Tax department and Crime Branch, in a joint operation seized Rs 3.25 crore in old notes from a hotel in Delhi's Karol Bagh area on Wednesday. Then th...


Wholesale inflation falls to five-month low of 3.15% in November

Overall, vegetable prices came down by (-) 24.10 per cent. Prices of primary articles advanced 1.25 percent annually and that of manufactured products grew 3....


Dancing Tennessee officer helps Salvation Army's Red Kettle Drive

Major Larry Bridger of the Salvation Army said Monday they are seeing a significant increase in the number of families applying for help for the first time, as ...


Rick Perry picked to lead Energy Department in Trump Cabinet

During a November speech that year in Iowa , Perry called the energy department redundant: "We'll eliminate agencies that perform redundant functions". No surpr...


Latest Ratings On Vornado Realty Trust (NYSE:VNO)

The retail sales, in recent times, have been under strain as online sales have surged by leaps and bounds. The Company is focused on providing data center and c...


Modi should apologise for running away from Parliament: Congress

On demonetisation, he said, “You must have seen that the government is after people who have stashed black money. Prime Minister Narendra Modi criticised the ...


Iran seals $17bn contract with Boeing in first deal in 40yrs

The Boeing order comprises 50 B737 MAX 8s, 15 B777-300ERs and 15 B777-9s (pictured top). In November, the U.S. House of Representatives passed a bill inte...


Non-OPEC oil producers to cut output 558000 barrels a day

Those non-member cuts would come on top of an OPEC decision November 30 to reduce member output by 1.2 million barrels a day. He added Opec would target an oi...


Markets Right Now: Dow, Russell at new highs as stocks gain

Banks continued to lead the way as bond yields jumped, and small-company stocks soared again. Banks were benefiting from an increase in long-term interest rat...


Sensex gains over 100 points, Rupee ends winning run in early trade

A total of 27 stocks registered a fresh 52-week high in trade today, while 10 stocks touched a new 52-week low on the NSE. The gauge had rallied 457.41 points...


Trump criticizes union leader critical of Indiana deal

In the WGAW statement, Rodman slammed Trump for "tweeting from his gilded apartment", blaming the workers for the loss of their jobs, and attacking Jones by nam...


Gunbattle in Kashmir Ends; 2 Suspected Rebels Killed

He blamed India's intelligence agencies for using Afghan soil against Pakistan. Indian and Pakistani cross-border firing along the heavily militarised Line of...


Zac Efron makes waves in the first Baywatch trailer

It is stupid amusing and they even make fun of the slow-motion running scenes in the trailer! We waited for the trailer, we waited to see how she will wreck hav...


Recount ends in Michigan after 3 days; ongoing in Wisconsin

Jill Stein , the presidential Green Party candidate, arrives for a news conference in front of Trump Tower, Monday, Dec. 5, 2016, in NY. Federal law requires ...


Two budgets in 2017 after last statement in autumn

Chancellor Philip Hammond said United Kingdom growth forecasts for 2017 would fall to 1.4 percent, a reduction from 2.2 percent, as a result of the country's de...


Energy Giant Shell Inks Oil Deal With Iran

Rouhani, who can leverage on the nuclear deal bearing fruits for Iran's economy despite Trump's election", says an analyst at Wood Mackenzie. Iranian oil offi...


Here comes the Bank of Canada

Federal Reserve, which is expected to raise its key interest rate. Policy makers, however, struck a tone of caution and noted that significant amount of economi...


Balloons, floats and police at Macy's Thanksgiving Parade

A familiar face passed by in the annual Macy's Thanksgiving Day parade in NY on Thursday. Santa has ended the parade every year except once in 1933 when his...


US employers add 178K jobs as unemployment sinks to 4.6 pct

CNS News reported on December 2, that the number of people outside of the labor force, or people who gave up looking for a job, hovered near a record high at ...


Fannie, Freddie should exit government grip, Mnuchin says

They were bailed out after the housing bubble burst by the USA government in 2008-a financial rescue that wound up costing taxpayers a whopping $187.5 billion o...


Facebook adds free games like 'Pac-Man' to Messenger app

Just below the area where you type your message, you'll notice a game controller icon, tap that! When the round is over, people in the conversation will see y...


Ratan Tata's half-brother Noel Tata may become the next Tata Sons chairman

Moody's on Wednesday said that the ongoing board battle within the Tata Group will have no impact on ratings of its group companies. He said the reasons cit...


Patagonia to donate $10 million from Black Friday revenue

We expected to reach $2 million in sales-we beat that expectation five times over. "These are small groups, often underfunded and under the radar, who work on t...


Virgin Media launches new TV box and tablet just for watching TV

Virgin also announced a new Media Store, where users will be able to buy and download TV shows and films to keep, as well as receive physical DVDs. Finally, i...


Korea's Park refuses questioning by prosecutors: lawyer

Organisers said the crowd totalled 1.5mn, while the police estimated the crowd at 260,000. An increasingly odd political scandal surrounding South Korean Pres...