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Markets Syria repositions air assets as Trump hints at war
Author: 0 Syria repositions air assets as Trump hints at war

Last week, Trump advocated pulling US troops out of the country altogether, a drastic move strongly opposed by top military officials. Meanwhile, The Telegraph has reported that British submarines are being moved within " missile range" of Syria- and that military action could start on Thursday night.

Markets Sensex Struggles After 4 Days Of Gains, Nifty Below 10400
Author: 0 Sensex Struggles After 4 Days Of Gains, Nifty Below 10400

The gauge had gained 861.18 points in the previous four sessions. Around 9.16 a.m., the wider Nifty50 of the National Stock Exchange (NSE) inched up by 12.45 points or 0.12 per cent to trade at 10,414.70 points. Metal stocks maintained their recent upward momentum with Vedanta, Tata Steel and Hindalco were up between 1 per cent and 2 per cent. In the broader markets, mid-cap index firmed up by 0.18 per cent, but small-cap index succumbed to profit-booking and shed 0.02 per cent.

Markets Major UK Supermarket Chain Iceland Bans Palm Oil to Save Orangutans
Author: 0 Major UK Supermarket Chain Iceland Bans Palm Oil to Save Orangutans

So far, Iceland Foods says they've replaced palm oil in 50 percent of their store-brand products that contain it and are tinkering with recipes for the rest. In some regions, oil palm cultivation has resulted in deforestation, leaving species that lived in virgin forest without a home. The CEO of RSPO , Darrel Webber, said in a statement to the media: "We fully share Iceland's concerns about the environmental impact of palm oil, but we do not agree with the solutions they are adopting".

Markets Tesla will have to tap markets this year, Goldman Sachs says
Author: 0 Tesla will have to tap markets this year, Goldman Sachs says

Primecap Mgmt Ca holds 1.09 million shares or 0.26% of its portfolio. Malaga Cove Capital Llc who had been investing in Tesla Inc for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $50.56 billion market cap company. RCI's profit will be $310.69 million for 18.47 P/E if the $0.62 EPS becomes a reality. The institutional investor held 33,002 shares of the capital goods company at the end of 2017Q4, valued at $10.28 million, down from 71,416 at the end of the previous reported quarter.

Markets (NYSE:MRK)'s stock rallied 6.2% on Monday?
Author: 0 (NYSE:MRK)'s stock rallied 6.2% on Monday?

Shufro Rose & Co Llc decreased Cbre Group Inc (CBG) stake by 16% reported in 2017Q4 SEC filing. Analysts await Merck & Co., Inc. Blue Fincl Cap Inc accumulated 26,193 shares. Sit Investment holds 0.22% of its portfolio in Merck & Co., Inc. The legal version of this piece can be read at https://stocknewstimes.com/2018/04/09/new-mexico-educational-retirement-board-buys-8700-shares-of-merck-co-inc-mrk.html.

Markets Snowing in Chicago, Cubs Postpone Home Opener
Author: 0 Snowing in Chicago, Cubs Postpone Home Opener

Brandon Morrow picked up his first two saves over the weekend since he signed with Chicago in the offseason. Snow blanketed the playing field early in the morning, and odd as it seemed, the sprinklers were turned on to keep the grass warm.

Markets Shares in Rusal, other Deripaska-controlled firms crash after United States sanctions
Author: 0 Shares in Rusal, other Deripaska-controlled firms crash after United States sanctions

Shares in EN+ had already fallen 22 per cent on Friday after Washington imposed sanctions against Mr Deripaska and his businesses in a targeted move against the oligarch for "advancing Russia's malign activities". The Kremlin on Monday slammed the latest round of sanctions. EN+, another company owned by Deripaska, plunged 25 percent on the London bourse, the BBC reported.

Markets Us China Trade War
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The comments from both countries followed a week of escalating tariff threats sparked by USA frustration with China's trade and intellectual property policies, worrying financial markets over potential damage to global growth. President Trump acknowledged Monday that American farmers may be hurt by Chinese tariffs. Elon Musk, CEO of electric auto giant Tesla asked for Trump's help on the issue this year, alluding to the troubles his firm has faced to producing in China .

Markets Like a Boss: Facebook Users Can Have Same Privilege as Zuckerberg
Author: 0 Like a Boss: Facebook Users Can Have Same Privilege as Zuckerberg

The political data-mining firm allegedly used ill-gotten Facebook user data in its efforts to sway elections. It turns out that there is a Facebook Messenger unsend feature - but only Facebook elite have access to it. Far from it, it seems that not a day goes by without some new piece of information which paints Facebook and company CEO Mark Zuckerberg in an unfavorable light.

Markets Dow dives more than 500 points on trade tensions
Author: 0 Dow dives more than 500 points on trade tensions

Trump, in a statement , said he proposed the additional tariffs "in light of China's unfair retaliation" against earlier USA actions that included $50 billion of tariffs on Chinese goods. China said it would "counterattack with great strength" if he that happens. Beijing responded within hours by announcing $50 billion worth of tariffs on United States goods.

Markets CBI issues non-bailable warrant against Nirav Modi, Mehul Choksi
Author: 0 CBI issues non-bailable warrant against Nirav Modi, Mehul Choksi

The CBI had written to Modi and Choksi to join probe on their official e-mail IDs but they have refused to join it citing business engagements and health issues. Both Nirav Modi and Mehul Choksi are accused of illegally obtaining LoUs from the Punjab National Bank to avail loans from lenders overseas and then defaulted on them.

Markets Arvind Kejriwal slams Narendra Modi for detention of TDP MPs
Author: 0 Arvind Kejriwal slams Narendra Modi for detention of TDP MPs

The decision to protest was taken after the party MPs held meeting at Rajya Sabha member and former union minister YS Chowdary's residence in the morning to decide the future course of action. I went and met them at police stn (station) in solidarity. The TDP had issued a no-confidence motion notice against the government. Kejriwal justified TDP's demands for special status and put the blame for the detention of the MPs on Modi.

Markets Commonwealth Games: D'Tigers lose 67-82 to Canada
Author: 0 Commonwealth Games: D'Tigers lose 67-82 to Canada

Mona Pretorius of South Africa won the bronze medal when she lifted 206 kilograms. However, the highlight of the day was a historic gold medal for India in the table tennis women's team event. On the way to the podium she crushed the existing Games record lifting 84kg in Snatch. Another high point of the day was 35-year-old Mary Kom advancing to the medal rounds in what is her first and probably last appearance at the Games.

Markets Deutsche Bank Replaces CEO
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Deutsche Bank's supervisory board also on Sunday appointed management board members Garth Ritchie and Karl von Rohr as new presidents. Achleitner thanked Cryan, the departing CEO, saying he had "played a critical role" at the bank during his brief tenure.

Markets Tiger still the man at Augusta despite Masters struggles
Author: 0 Tiger still the man at Augusta despite Masters struggles

Ghim has been one of the golf world's up-and-coming stars, and there's no reason to believe he won't be a fixture on the PGA Tour when he turns pro. Woods had the putter rolling, he was hitting the ball unreasonable distances for a man of his age and medical history, and he was routinely finding the center of the green with his irons.

Markets AMC to open Saudi Arabia's first cinema in 35 years
Author: 0 AMC to open Saudi Arabia's first cinema in 35 years

AMC operates among the most productive theaters in the United States' top markets, having the #1 or #2 market share positions in 22 of the 25 largest metropolitan areas of the United States, including the top three markets (NY, LA, Chicago).

Markets American Airlines Orders 47 Boeing 787 Dreamliners; Cancels 22 A350s
Author: 0 American Airlines Orders 47 Boeing 787 Dreamliners; Cancels 22 A350s

If it is an entirely new order plus options, that indicates that American plans to acquire 175 787s to replace 94 Airbus and Boeing wide-bodies. Choosing between Boeing and Airbus was a "difficult decision", the airline's president, Robert Isom, said in a news release, but going with Boeing to simplify the fleet "made the 787 a more compelling choice".

Markets Russell Crowe's Master And Commander violin hits high note at 'divorce auction'
Author: 0 Russell Crowe's Master And Commander violin hits high note at 'divorce auction'

Crowe said it was a way to deal with the end of his marriage. Although his divorce from Danielle Spencer was past year, today would have been the couple's 15th wedding anniversary. Sotheby's was closer to the mark in valuing the maroon Dr Martens boots Crowe wore as the skinhead Hando in the 1992 movie Romper Stomper . The pair sold for AU$10,000, while Sotheby's had anticipated between AU$10,000 and AU$15,000.

Markets Bed Bath and Beyond will buy your Toys R Us gift cards
Author: 0 Bed Bath and Beyond will buy your Toys R Us gift cards

The company reported its EPS on 11/29/2017. Bed, Bath and Beyond says offers will vary. ( BBBY)'s stock recent trading price and 3 moving average price of updated past trading days (20, 50 and 200). The ABR is the calculated average of the actual recommendations (strong buy, hold, sell etc.) made by the brokerage firms for the given stock. Therefore 82% are positive.

Markets Boeing (BA) Earns Daily Media Impact Score of 0.15
Author: 0 Boeing (BA) Earns Daily Media Impact Score of 0.15

The aerospace giant's stocks fell as much as 6% in premarket trading after the latest development in the trade war between the US and China. About 5.95 million shares traded. As per Wednesday, July 26, the company rating was maintained by Canaccord Genuity. A number of equities analysts have recently commented on BA shares.

Markets The Government's Thinking About Including Milkshakes in the Sugar Tax
Author: 0 The Government's Thinking About Including Milkshakes in the Sugar Tax

The UK has joined a small number of nations, including Mexico , France and Norway, which have already introduced similar taxes , but Australia is yet to embrace the concept. The sugar tax was announced by Chancellor Philip Hammond in his budget statement in 2017. The revenue generated will be put into the Primary Sports Premium, the creation of a Healthy Pupils Capital Fund to help schools upgrade their sports facilities, and give children access to top quality PE equipment.

Markets India to buy over 100 new fighter jets in world's largest deal
Author: 0 India to buy over 100 new fighter jets in world's largest deal

In the event of the deal, Lockheed Martin, Boeing, Saab and Dassault are expected to join other military aircraft manufacturer companies. The government began the long-delayed process of buying 110 aircraft fighter planes for the Indian Air Force (IAF ), which will help make up a shortfall of more than 10 squadrons, in what will be one of the country's biggest defence deals in recent times.

Markets Cancer patient wins $30 million in lawsuit against Johnson & Johnson
Author: 0 Cancer patient wins $30 million in lawsuit against Johnson & Johnson

Lanzo's case was the first to go to trial in New Jersey, the home state of Johnson & Johnson. Earlier in the trial, Lanzo's attorneys called Jacqueline Moline, of the Feinstein Institute of Medical Research at Northwell Health, to support their claim that J&J's baby powder and other products contained the asbestos that caused his mesothelioma .