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by | November 18, 2016 | 08:05

Shoeboxes are being collected through this week, and until Monday, Nov. 21, for anyone who wishes to help with the cause. After the shoe boxes are packed and sent by the Operation Christmas Child team, participants can discover where in the world their gifts will be delivered.

by | November 17, 2016 | 09:00

Through this transaction Millennium Energy will become a major participant in the renewable solar and wind energy business in India. "California leads the nation in renewable energy and these projects demonstrate that commitment", said California Energy Commissioner Karen Douglas.

by | November 17, 2016 | 09:00

The finance minister said the loan was a problem his government had inherited. The hard-earned money of people will be put into banks to write off the loans of crorepatis. No let off of borrowers happen and all processes are focused for full recovery. Other than Mallya some other prominent defaulters whose loans have been written-off list are KS Oil (Rs 596 crore), Surya Pharmaceuticals (Rs 526 crore), GET Power (Rs 400 crore) and SAI Info System (Rs 376 crore).

by | November 16, 2016 | 00:32

On the year, the eurozone economy expanded by 1.6%. "The election of Donald Trump as U.S. President and the resulting political and economic uncertainties, however, have made an impact". In the Netherlands, growth was unchanged from the previous quarter at 0.7 per cent. "The economy is growing in the euro area but still not quite helping the European Central Bank meet its price-growth target of 2 percent", Ralph Solveen of Frankfurt-based Commerzbank AG said.

by | November 15, 2016 | 05:50

E-commerce giant Alibaba has posted a record 120.7 billion yuan ($23.39 billion) worth of sales on Friday during its Singles' Day festival, one of the world's busiest days for e-commerce. The best-selling goods so far this year include Apple iPhones, Nike and Adidas apparel and Haier appliances, according to Alibaba . The popularity of Singles Day reflects how Chinese consumers are racing to shop online especially through their smartphones.

by | November 14, 2016 | 01:16

Police said that the exact cause for her death would be known after the post-mortem of the body which will be held at Thrissur Medical College Hospital on Sunday. It is understood that the decomposed body of the 29-year-old, suspected to have died three days ago, was found on November 11. The prima facie evidence suggests this may be a case of suicide.

by | November 10, 2016 | 00:55

Tucker said that American Apparel has already stopped shipping inventory to its British stores after "experiencing strong retail headwinds". The two most likely types of buyers for American Apparel are a branding and licensing company or a private equity firm, analysts said.

by | November 07, 2016 | 01:24

The contentious race for the presidency has raised fears about potential intimidation or violence at the polls on Election Day. She visits Pennsylvania, Ohio and New Hampshire on Sunday, while Trump has a busier itinerary: Iowa, Minnesota, Michigan, Pennsylvania and then Virginia.

by | November 06, 2016 | 02:20

Trump's remarks come at a time when internal divisions in the nation's law enforcement community over how to handle investigations of and relating to Hillary Clinton are spilling into public view. The new poll shows Clinton standing at 47 per cent support, compared to Trump's 45 per cent, among likely voters. President Barack Obama speaking in Chapel Hill.

by | November 05, 2016 | 05:52

In Pennsylvania Clinton was beating Trump 48%-44%, and in Wisconsin she was up 48%-41%, the polls, all conducted October 31 - November 1, showed. During a late-night rally Tuesday in Fort Lauderdale, the former secretary of State urged supporters not to "get distracted" as she sought to turn the spotlight back to issues that could be damaging to Trump.

by | November 05, 2016 | 05:50

Officials told the Washington Post that they did not see Russian Federation as capable of using cyberespionage to alter the outcome of the presidential election, but they warned that Moscow might continue meddling after the voting has ended.

by | November 04, 2016 | 05:22

The Appeal Court of B.C. has ruled in favour of Trinity Western University, describing efforts by B.C.'s law society to deny accreditation to the school's future lawyers as "unreasonable". The court added that members of Law Society had called the TWU's community covenant "abhorrent", "archaic", and "hypocritical "- views that "would no doubt be deeply offensive and hurtful" to the school's Evangelical Christian supporters.

by | November 04, 2016 | 05:23

The new company will work completely with Air France. Third-quarter total revenues were 6.94 billion euros compared to 7.31 billion euros, prior year, down 5.1% and down 4.1% like-for-like as a result of increasing pressure on unit revenue.

by | October 29, 2016 | 06:01

In any case, by opening grocery stores (especially traditional ones), Amazon is entering a retail market already saddled with thin margins that could get badly shook up in the near future with the arrival of German grocer Lidl and the USA expansion of its rival Aldi (which also owns Trader Joe's).

by | October 28, 2016 | 10:58

Powers said Thursday it was frustrating to not find Guo. A rigid-hull inflatable boat had been deployed and rescuers boarded it, but Chuan was not on board and they only found his lifejacket. The USS Makin Island is heading to Guo's vessel to see if he's onboard. Man's last name is corrected in this item. "The Qingdao China remained adrift Wednesday, according to the Coast Guard ".

by | October 27, 2016 | 12:24

The Samsung Galaxy Note 7 seemed to be a real success for Samsung when it was first released , with critics and reviewers alike heaping praise on the device. On Wednesday, it said it expected the move to knock about $2.3 billion off its operating profit for the three months to September 30. Meanwhile, those who would rather purchase a non-Samsung smartphone or just get a refund after exchanging their Note 7 will get a $25 bill credit.

by | October 26, 2016 | 07:49

After all, she had a point to make. A Rhode Island man, Alan Sorrentino, wrote a letter to the editor of the Barrington Times in the hopes of discouraging women over the age of 20 from wearing yoga trousers in public. The letter, which appeared in The Barrington Times last Wednesday was written by 63-year-old Alan Sorrentino . "To all yoga pant wearers, I struggle with my own physicality as I age".

by | October 26, 2016 | 07:48

But it's hard to ignore the damage the Trump brand has suffered since Donald Trump launched his bid for the presidency. Amid a growing number of reports that Trump properties have seen business drop off in parallel with Donald Trump's presidential campaign, Travel Weekly surveyed a representative sample of our readers to ascertain whether travel agents are seeing any impact, positive or negative, on demand for Trump-branded resorts and hotels as the presidential race nears the ...

by | October 26, 2016 | 07:49

Environmental Protection Agency said Volkswagen had fitted many of its cars with software to fool emissions tests. The vehicles were equipped with a "defeat device" that allowed them to cheat US emissions tests in the shop, and then operate at an illegal level when on the road.

by | October 24, 2016 | 00:42

No 10 today insisted a decision on whether to expand Heathrow or Gatwick would be reached "soon" and insisted there had been no change to plans. It comes after Mr Goldsmith said Mrs May would have to offer the Tories a free vote or give leave for Boris Johnson and Justine Greening to be absent from the Commons if she wanted to expand Heathrow, because the pair remain resolutely opposed to the plan.

by | October 24, 2016 | 00:38

The NFL said its investigators asked to see these records but were denied. Brown admitted committing domestic violence upon his ex-wife, according to police documents related to a 2015 arrest. "We have some new information here", Goodell told BBC Sport . Executives from several other clubs have voiced their displeasure with me privately about how the Giants and the National Football League handled this case, noting what they believe is a very cozy relationship between the Giants ...

by | October 23, 2016 | 01:12

Devices like DVRs and routers that were infected with a malware are at least somewhat responsible for Friday's cyber attack that took down major websites like Twitter, Spotify, Amazon and Paypal , according to the security intelligence company Flashpoint.

by | October 22, 2016 | 06:12

May repeated a similar formulation of words as the Labour leader pressed her several times on the issue, noting the fall in the pound and the warnings of business leaders about the repercussions of a so-called hard Brexit without single market access.

by | October 22, 2016 | 06:08

BAT already owns 42.2% stake in Reynolds and offer represents a 20% premium to Reynoldss closing price of October 20. BAT has been a shareholder of Reynolds for 12 years, and now it is offering $20 billion in cash and $27 billion in shares for the American company.

by | October 21, 2016 | 01:35

The lucky pennies carry a copper color like real pennies but feature the bank's logo instead of Abraham Lincoln's head. Charlotteans who consider themselves too good to pick up a penny off the pavement could be missing out on a $1,000, as part of an Ally Financial contest that has so called "lucky pennies" sprinkled throughout 10 cities around the nation.

by | October 21, 2016 | 01:30

Although American saved $200 million on jet fuel, paying an average of $1.48 per gallon, the carrier's salaries and wages for its workers jumped 15.3 percent as American reached new labor agreements that gave raises to its mechanics, ground workers and other employees.

by | October 19, 2016 | 01:44

He said that "thanks to the cooperation between our police services, 33 illegal immigration networks smuggling people into the United Kingdom have already been dismantled in France since the beginning of this year". Thanks to the pressure put on the government by the Red Cross and other organisations, dozens more children are set to arrive in the United Kingdom over the next few days after a team of British officials were dispatched to Calais to assist the French authorities in speeding up ...

by | October 19, 2016 | 01:43

The market grew just 2 per cent from June 2015 to June 2016, Netflix's lowest ever in the USA since 2012. It also said it added more than 50 percent subscribers more than it expected, as original shows such as " Stranger Things " enticed new worldwide viewers and preserved US customers.

by | October 18, 2016 | 01:00

It reported that the FAA issued Emergency Restriction/Prohibition Order No. FAA-2016- 9288 on Friday, which states that as of noon on Oct 15, fliers are prohibited from bringing the device onto an aircraft. Samsung Electronics (KRX:005930) has come under a lot of pressure recently after their Galaxy Note 7 smartphone and washing machines too began to explode .

by | October 17, 2016 | 07:06

The European Space Agency's Schiaparelli lander has parted from the Trace Gas Orbiter that was its companion on the ExoMars mission and is on track for its planned Wednesday landing on the red planet. The current spacecraft carries an atmospheric probe to study trace gases such as methane, around the planet. The second part of the ExoMars mission, delayed to 2020 from 2018, will deliver a European rover to the surface of Mars.

by | October 14, 2016 | 01:20

Verizon Communication Inc. expects loss of 3200 jobs as part of its consolidation of call centers. Employees unable to locate "or who do not secure other assignments" will be offered a separation package. The Meriden jobs are being relocated to Columbia, South Carolina, Ancin said. These jobs are unaffected, and those workers will be moving to another Verizon location in town.

by | October 12, 2016 | 08:08

Industrial growth during the first five months of the current fiscal year has been the lowest in at least 10 years, according to the Index of Industrial Production (IIP). Segment-wise, growth was witnessed in "fruit pulp" (762 per cent), "air conditioner (room)' (59.1 per cent), "instant food mixes (ready to eat)' (46.5 per cent), "ship building and repairs" (41.1 per cent), "scooter and mopeds" (33.3 per cent), 'stainless/ alloy steel" (31.8 per cent), and 'boilers" (22.8 per cent).

by | October 11, 2016 | 06:41

Twitter at one time received interest from Google's parent Alphabet Inc, Walt Disney Co and Salesforce .com, all of which spoke to banks for consultation on whether they should acquire the company. Like Twitter , Yahoo has a strong presence in the digital lives of hundreds of millions of people. Since its founding a decade ago, Twitter has struggled to generate revenue growth and profit, despite having some 313 million average monthly active users and a growing presence as a source of ...

by | October 08, 2016 | 04:40

FBR & Co reaffirmed a "market perform" rating and set a $22.00 price target on shares of Gap in a research note on Wednesday, July 6th. Six analysts recommend selling Gap , while 23 have "hold" ratings and just three recommend buying, according to Thomson Reuters data.

by | October 08, 2016 | 04:37

The cancer drug developer announced that it would cut nearly a quarter of its workforce and look for a new CEO. Rival Commerzbank was marginally higher while insurer Allianz rose half a percent. JOBS IN FOCUS: A number of economic reports are due out this week, culminating Friday with the government's monthly jobs survey. SEOUL, South Korea (AP) - The Nikkei led gains in Asian stock markets Tuesday as the dollar rose against the yen following upbeat USA manufacturing data.