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by | November 23, 2017 | 17:35

Once we get that, the number of machines in operation will rise, " Pune district collector Saurabh Rao said .At a meeting held earlier this week with the Aadhaar authorities, the collector proposed to rope in private operators and requested UIDAI to allow fix of machines at the district level rather than sending them to Mahaonline, which was yet to renew the annual maintenance contract."The process will take time and UIDAI authorities are fine with the fix work.

by | November 23, 2017 | 17:35

The man, who was charging interest upon interest on the loan we had borrowed for the last seven years, began behaving in a despicable manner six months ago. He further said, "Only in cinema everybody can speak like heroes but in reality we are all struggling. Producers' council must sit and talk about these issues or else it would lose its objective", said Ameer.

by | November 23, 2017 | 14:42

At the moment Internet providers are allowed to advertise speeds only attainable by 10 per cent of their customers, but the Advertising Standards Authority has declared that this isn't going to be allowed anymore. Among the new rules for broadband adverts, is the recommendation that ISPs also include speed-checking facilities in broadband adverts, wherever possible.

by | November 23, 2017 | 15:48

Finance minister Philip Hammond said some multinationals were avoiding tax on profits generated from selling to United Kingdom customers by using inter-group royalty payments to shift those profits into affiliates in low-tax jurisdictions.

by | November 23, 2017 | 15:48

Centrica ( LON:CNA ) shares fell considerably on Thursday, after its British Gas business lost 823,000 customers in the last four months. The FTSE 100 energy giant said full-year adjusted earnings per share would be 12.5p lower than analyst estimates of around 15.5p, partly thanks to warmer than expected weather in October and November.

by | November 23, 2017 | 12:40

What are your views on the Uber data breach? This week's revelations that the company covered the hack have added to the challenges Khosrowshahi now faces in trying to fix Uber's reputation. "They went further and they tried to pay off a hacker in order to avoid their obligation to report to attorneys generals". Legal experts said the company is likely to face limited financial fallout from data-breach lawsuits.

by | November 23, 2017 | 11:56

Campaign group FairFuelUK said that more than 30,000 supporters had emailed the Chancellor over 48 hours with a plea for him not to hit families and businesses who are "struggling to make ends meet" in order to win green credentials for his Budget.

by | November 23, 2017 | 12:57

Tesla has finished installing the world's biggest lithium-ion battery and will switch it on over the coming days. Musk had some wiggle room: By the time the agreement was actually signed on September 29, Tesla had already completed half the project.

by | November 23, 2017 | 12:51

Public Prosecutor Pijush Kanti Mondal prayed for full-term police custody on the grounds that it was important to question the accused - Samsad Mia (26) alias Tushar Biswas, Riazul Islam (25) alias Riaz alias Suman and Manotosh Dey (46) - given their "ties" to ABT.

by | November 23, 2017 | 11:10

The company moved in the past week with shift of 0.83%. About 892,814 shares traded. The stock has "Outperform" rating by Davy Research on Friday, November 13. The firm has "Buy" rating by Macquarie Research given on Wednesday, July 19. Crown Castle International Corp. was covered by a number of analysts recently, 6 rated the stock as Buy, 7 rated Outperform, 8 rated Hold, 0 gave an Underperform and 0 rated sell.

by | November 23, 2017 | 11:46

Barbara Sosa hugs her son Michael Sosa (facing away with backpack). According to AAA Colorado, over 850,000 Coloradans will travel 50 miles or more this Thanksgiving . This holiday weekend will see the highest Thanksgiving travel volume since 2005. Amtrak set a ridership record in 2017, with 31.7 million passenger trips - an increase of 1.5percent over the previous year.

by | November 23, 2017 | 11:57

A refugee who acted as a leader and spokesperson for the men detained on Manus Island has been arrested as Papua New Guinea police descended on the decommissioned processing centre. A human rights campaigner from Australian activist group GetUp Shen Narayanasamy told AFP she had heard there were buses parked outside the camp, although police "have not as yet forcibly dragged anyone" to them.

by | November 23, 2017 | 11:24

Alexion Pharmaceuticals, Inc . (NasdaqGS: ALXN ) presently has a 10 month price index of 0.81552. The Temasek Holdings Private Ltd holds 1.45M shares with $176.78M value, up from 1.23M last quarter. Emerald Advisers Pa owns 2,758 shares or 0.01% of their U.S. portfolio. Mitsubishi Ufj Ltd owns 360 shares. The biopharmaceutical company reported $1.44 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $1.32 by $0.12.

by | November 23, 2017 | 11:33

According to a survey the organization conducts annually, the cost of this year's Thanksgiving dinner is the lowest it's been in five years. Thanks to higher production, milk , dinner rolls, and pie shells are noticeably cheaper this year, too, while pumpkin pie mix and pre-made stuffing will cost you a little more.

by | November 23, 2017 | 10:59

Stonebridge Capital Management Inc sold 8,570 shares as Gilead Sciences Inc Com (GILD)'s stock declined 8.05%. It has underperformed by 16.70% the S&P500. Investec Asset Limited, United Kingdom-based fund reported 94,307 shares. Moreover, Clearbridge Invests Ltd has 0% invested in D. R. Horton Inc (NYSE:DHI).

by | November 23, 2017 | 10:34

El Paso Electric Company (NYSE:EE) was downgraded by equities research analysts at Bank of America Corporation from a "buy" rating to a "neutral" rating in a research report issued on Wednesday. Portland General Electric Company is an electric utility that is engaged in the wholesale purchase, transmission, distribution and retail sale of electricity in the State of Oregon.

by | November 23, 2017 | 11:12

About 215,026 shares traded. Workday Inc (NYSE:WDAY) has risen 32.94% since November 21, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 158.32% the S&P500. It also reduced Mastercard Inc (NYSE:MA) stake by 4,316 shares and now owns 128,895 shares. Voya Invest Management Llc invested in 499,143 shares or 0.04% of the stock.

by | November 23, 2017 | 11:18

Mgm Resorts International (Put) now has $18.88 billion valuation. It closed at $80.87 lastly. It is down 15.85% since November 22, 2016 and is uptrending. It also upped Bmc Stk Hldgs Inc stake by 70,000 shares and now owns 975,200 shares. Accenture Plc Ireland (Call) ( NYSE :ACN) was reduced too. Its up 0.20, from 0.83 in 2017Q1.

by | November 23, 2017 | 09:56

He said the progress achieved so far meant the negotiation process was 20% complete and that Mexico remains committed to the process. "Absent rebalancing, we will not reach a satisfactory result", Lighthizer added. Many of these new ideas are strongly opposed by our trading partners and many in the US business community. However, Mexico didn't present counter-proposals on other controversial issues this week because it first wanted to further analyze the US proposals, Guajardo said.

by | November 23, 2017 | 09:47

If Freeney's switched on, he could help Detroit on a few key downs in a few games during a push for the postseason. Adding Freeney costs Detroit next to nothing, as the aging veteran signed with the Seahawks for a modest $1 million contract earlier this season with an $8k per-game roster bonus.

by | November 23, 2017 | 04:23

Over the past three months, the average daily trading volume came in at about 9.14 million shares per day. Zoetis Inc (NYSE:ZTS) has risen 29.89% since November 22, 2016 and is uptrending. Doyle Wealth Management raised its stake in Exxon Mobil Corporation by 2.7% during the 2nd quarter. Qs Investors holds 0.45% or 652,711 shares in its portfolio.

by | November 23, 2017 | 03:54

Since the current law does not say anything about promoters of defaulting companies to regain control of the assets facing insolvency proceedings under the IBC, the amendment in the IBC could address this loophole. The resolution applicant and other persons connected with it to enable the Committee of Creditors to assess their credibility. "Some changes are proposed to the IBC, since this is being done by an ordinance and till it is approved as a matter of propriety we dont give the ...

by | November 23, 2017 | 05:02

A few changes have been made at the synthetic ice skating rink at Spring Park that opens today "to help things out and make it better this year", Searcy Parks and Recreation Director Mike Parsons said. December 24 and January 1 - Noon to 5 p.m.; closed Christmas Day. The ice rink, which is held in conjunction with the Holiday of Lights celebration, will be open from 5-10 p.m.

by | November 23, 2017 | 03:32

Their pride was on full display on Monday and after a 30-minute delay the instruments were packed up and the flight took them home to the east coast. Sacrey Philpott came upon the kitchen party while it was already in progress, and quickly jumped in to sing and dance with her fellow Newfoundlanders.

by | November 23, 2017 | 03:14

Insiders have sold 308,415 shares of company stock worth $11,836,825 in the last ninety days. ARNZEN APRIL S sold $30,750 worth of Micron Technology, Inc . The disclosure for this sale can be found here. Micron Technology Inc . had 188 analyst reports since July 29, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. In the past 3-month period alone, shares of MU have appreciated +19.84 - or +67.12%.

by | November 23, 2017 | 03:32

Johnson & Johnson now has $367.52 billion valuation. In other Johnson & Johnson news, VP Paulus Stoffels sold 22,000 shares of the stock in a transaction dated Wednesday, February 15th. Oracle had 97 analyst reports since July 30, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Finally, Citigroup Inc. upped their price target on shares of Johnson & Johnson from $140.00 to $149.00 and gave the company a "buy" rating in a research report on Monday, October 23rd.

by | November 23, 2017 | 01:43

Rajiv Memani, chairman and regional managing partner, EY, who is one of the members of the tax force, said the government's steadfast focus on undertaking 'bold yet much needed reforms will enhance India's competitiveness and make the country future-ready'.

by | November 23, 2017 | 00:53

Quotable: "When you watch C.J. Beathard the other day, it looked like he could be our guy", 49ers GM John Lynch Tuesday while also discussing Garoppolo, per The Sacramento Bee. Lynch said the 49ers' belief in Garoppolo has only been bolstered by seeing him up close for the past three weeks. Shanahan will ultimately have the final say on when San Francisco will make the switch at QB.

by | November 23, 2017 | 00:00

Retirement Systems of Alabama owned approximately 0.17% of WPX Energy worth $7,776,000 as of its most recent SEC filing. In other WPX Energy news, insider Clay M. FMR LLC increased its holdings in WPX Energy by 22.1% in the 2nd quarter. Previously Wpx Energy Inc (NYSE: WPX ) reported $-0.1 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $-0.12 by $0.02 with surprise factor of 16.7%.

by | November 23, 2017 | 01:27

Thanksgiving Day is one of the busiest days of the year for firefighters and it's not because of space heaters or candles. - Deep-frying turkeys: Turkey fryers that immerse the turkey in cooking oil at high temperatures pose a significant danger of hot oil being released or spilled during cooking, leading to devastating burns, other injuries and property destruction.

by | November 23, 2017 | 00:52

Watching the technical levels for MFS Charter Income Trust (MCR), we have spotted that the SuperTrend line is now sitting above recent share price levels. The ATR basically measures the volatility of a stock on a day-to-day basis. When charted, the RSI can serve as a visual means to monitor historical and current strength or weakness in a certain market.

by | November 22, 2017 | 23:35

It has outperformed by 8.74% the S&P500. Investors may choose stocks in a specific industry that is gaining strength. The PEG ratio shows us that, when compare to the beer company, the always-popular tech company doesn't have the growth rate to justify its higher P/E, and its stock price appears overvalued.

by | November 23, 2017 | 00:54

Msci Inc (NYSE:MSCI) has risen 31.33% since November 21, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 0.30% the S&P500. (NYSE:DAL) has risen 11.83% since November 22, 2016 and is uptrending. Stratos Wealth Prtnrs Ltd owns 22,788 shares. 134 were accumulated by Hanson Mcclain. Currently, 437.91 million total shares are owned by the public and among those 424.92 million shares have been available to trade.

by | November 23, 2017 | 00:56

Chicago Partners Investment Group LLC boosted its holdings in shares of Bank of America Corporation by 11.0% during the second quarter. Bank Amer Corp now has $278.13B valuation. Everett Harris And Com Ca holds 2% of its portfolio in Bank of America Corp (NYSE: BAC ) for 2.66M shares. Willis Invest Counsel invested in 2.54% or 253,918 shares.

by | November 22, 2017 | 23:21

State Treasurer State Of Michigan accumulated 294,725 shares or 0.17% of the stock. About 881,482 shares traded. Lowe's Companies, Inc. (NYSE:LOW) has risen 5.92% since November 21, 2016 and is uptrending. Morgan Stanley raised its position in Lowe's Companies by 1.5% in the third quarter. Of those transactions, there were 48,530 shares of LOW bought and 737,164 shares sold.