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Finance BJP president Amit Shah arrives in J-K on Mission Kashmir
Author: 0 BJP president Amit Shah arrives in J-K on Mission Kashmir

BJP president Amit Shah would be visiting Lucknow to attend a State Executive meet on May 2 where the issue of the new State president may figure, sources said. "The BJP's rule in the country proves how strong and huge it is". "There would not be a single booth in the country where BJP workers' presence is not felt", they said.

Author: 0 Trump to Sign Order on Offshore Drilling

Gulf Economic Survival Team Executive Director Lori LeBlanc called the move a "positive first step" for the oil and gas industry toward job creation and boosting the national economy. Rhea Suh, President of the NRDC Action Fund, said Trump's attempt to reverse Barack Obama's actions is disastrous. "Exploration in this area is critical to our national security, and we continue to see our neighbors in Mexico and Cuba pursue these opportunities", API chief executive Jack Gerard said in a ...

Finance Modi urges Muslims not to politicise triple talaq
Author: 0 Modi urges Muslims not to politicise triple talaq

He added that he would continue his fight against the suffering of the country's Muslim daughters and that the Centre would look for a solution to the triple talaq issue. JD (U) leader Sharad Yadav said Modi should not speak on issues which are pending in the court. The Prime Minister also asked the Basava Samiti to launch a quiz competition on the "Vachana" that would help spread the teaching of Basavanna to future generations.

Finance Celtics embarrassed by 8-seed Bulls, down 0-2 heading to Chicago
Author: 0 Celtics embarrassed by 8-seed Bulls, down 0-2 heading to Chicago

This is a team that expected to be riding a big wave of momentum. The Celtics fell at Atlanta in Game 2 after losing Game 1 past year, scoring just seven points in an 89-72 loss. Smith had cancer and his condition had worsened. The two grew up outside Seattle and played AAU ball together. "Bobby, he's really been comfortable in that bench role, " Hoiberg said.

Author: 0 Formula One: Vettel on pole for Russian GP in Ferrari one-two

Ferrari hasn't had both cars on the front row since the 2008 French GP. "I'm happier than previous qualifyings, but I think we had all the tools to be on the front today". "The trophies of previous years don't guarantee that we'll be winning in Russian Federation when you have a very fierce competitor like we do in Ferrari".

Finance Eurozone inflation rises to target as economy improves
Author: 0 Eurozone inflation rises to target as economy improves

However, GBPUSD shrugged off the figures and continues to knock the door of that important 1.30 level. Economic growth has picked up in recent months, with employment rising and economic sentiment hitting a 10-year high this month. Inflation in the eurozone will pick up in future but remain driven by volatile food and energy prices, a quarterly survey of forecasters by the European Central Bank suggested.

Finance UK Prime Minister Announces Snap General Election
Author: 0 UK Prime Minister Announces Snap General Election

It's a choice between strong and stable leadership under the Conservatives or weak and unstable coalition of chaos led by (Labour leader) Jeremy Corbyn", May said on Wednesday, after winning backing from the British parliament to hold the snap election .

Finance Appeals court upholds decision to block Anthem bid for Cigna
Author: 0 Appeals court upholds decision to block Anthem bid for Cigna

A federal appeals court in Washington has blocked the planned merger of the two health insurance companies. Still, Anthem and Cigna have the option of trying to save the deal by asking the appeals court to re-consider the case or appealing straight to the U.S.

Author: 0 Mobile Galaxy J3 Prime launched for $150

In hindsight, the specifications of Galaxy J3 Prime totally fits into the specsheet of Galaxy Amp Prime 2 launched via Cricket Wireless about a week ago which was also priced at $150. The smartphone is backed up by a removable 2600mAh battery , which claims to offer upto 20 hours of talk time and upto 20 days of standby time. There is a camera combination of 5 MP rear facing camera with autofocus & LED flash & 2MP front facing camera.

Finance EU's Tusk says Brexit talks must settle 'people, money, Ireland' first
Author: 0 EU's Tusk says Brexit talks must settle 'people, money, Ireland' first

May's decision to call a general election in Britain on June 8 in a bid to shore up her mandate and strengthen her negotiating position, has only stiffened their resolve. In contrast, citizens in Britain have been divided because of the momentous event looming. But the most touchy issue of all could be Britain's exit bill, estimated at around 60 billion euros (S$91 million), which mainly covers financial commitments made by the bloc while Britain was a member.

Finance Weekend Looks Good, Tracking Severe Storms for Monday
Author: 0 Weekend Looks Good, Tracking Severe Storms for Monday

A couple things to watch out for are areas of fog this morning, and a few pop-up afternoon thunderstorms which could contain some isolated strong wind and hail. The rain should not move out until later in the afternoon towards the evening hours. Southeast winds at 6 miles per hour. By Next Wednesday , we are expecting another round of storms to make its way through.

Finance Under Armour Shares Surge 10% As Q1 Margins Fall Less Than Expected
Author: 0 Under Armour Shares Surge 10% As Q1 Margins Fall Less Than Expected

They use historic price data to observe stock price patterns to predict the direction of that price going forward. The dominant statistics will authorize the investment community to govern the size of Under Armour, Inc. The company has gradually increased the price in each subsequent Curry shoe release while Nike Inc (NYSE: NKE) lowered its signature shoe price points to become more competitive with Under Armour .

Finance Potash Corp sees better conditions ahead, raises 2017 profit estimate
Author: 0 Potash Corp sees better conditions ahead, raises 2017 profit estimate

Cowen and Company upgraded shares of Potash Co. of Saskatchewan from an "underperform" rating to a "market perform" rating and upped their target price for the company from $14.75 to $18.89 in a research note on Tuesday, January 24th. During the same period previous year, the company earned $0.24 earnings per share. Potash Co. of Saskatchewan (NYSE: POT ) last issued its earnings results on Thursday, January 26th.

Finance Man removed from flight for using bathroom before takeoff
Author: 0 Man removed from flight for using bathroom before takeoff

A passenger was allegedly removed off a Delta flight from Atlanta to Milwaukee , Wisconsin, after he used a restroom as the plane taxied for takeoff, according to a series of videos posted to YouTube and a blogpost from the passenger who filmed them.

Finance Oil prices fall on lingering oversupply concerns
Author: 0 Oil prices fall on lingering oversupply concerns

The EIA reported that USA crude oil imports rose by 172,000 bpd to 8,113,000 bpd on April 14-21, 2017. Oil temporarily steadied until markets took a closer look at the EIA report - gasoline inventories increased by 3.4 million barrels. Refinery demand is at the highest level ever. A Libyan oil source and a local official had earlier told Reuters production had resumed at the field, which is operated by state oil firm NOC with Repsol, Total, Norway's Statoil and OMV.

Finance Oil prices face second weekly loss as oversupply lingers
Author: 0 Oil prices face second weekly loss as oversupply lingers

Amidst concerns about the persistent global oil glut the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries and Russian Federation are in talks to extend a six-month deal to cut 1.8 million bpd into the second half of the year. Oil prices rose earlier in Monday's session after last week's recommendation by a panel of OPEC and other producers to extend output cuts into the second half of 2017.

Finance Starbucks Meets Q2 Earnings Estimate, Comps Increase 3%
Author: 0 Starbucks Meets Q2 Earnings Estimate, Comps Increase 3%

Starbucks ended the quarter with 26,161 stores in 75 countries globally. On Tuesday, November 15 TERUEL JAVIER G sold $1.78M worth of Starbucks Corporation (NASDAQ:SBUX) or 32,654 shares. Starbucks Corporation (NASDAQ:SBUX) has committed to a new long-term renewable electricity tariff, the "Green Direct" tariff, in its home state of Washington in an effort to ensure all its local facilities are powered 100% by renewable energy.

Finance American Airlines Group (AAL) Beats on Q1 Earnings
Author: 0 American Airlines Group (AAL) Beats on Q1 Earnings

American Airlines Group Inc (NASDAQ: AAL ) was the recipient of some unusual options trading on Wednesday. Tracking most recent quarter period, Price to book (P/B) ration is at 0.36 and Price to cash per share ration is at 6.29. The fund owned 370,464 shares of the airline's stock after buying an additional 5,053 shares during the period. Bragg Financial Advisors Inc sold 33,616 shares as Endurance Specialty Hldgs Lt (ENH)'s stock declined 1.92%.

Author: 0 UK leader meeting top EU officials for Brexit working dinner

Dr Merkel repeated her line that it "made no sense" to discuss Britain's future relationship with the bloc until its exit was completed. After starting the Article 50 process of leaving the European Union last month, May is seeking to shore up her mandate for the Brexit talks in a snap election on June 8, with polls suggesting her Conservatives will return with an increased majority.

Finance Canadian leader responds to lumber tariffs imposed by the US
Author: 0 Canadian leader responds to lumber tariffs imposed by the US

The Trump administration's decision to slap tariffs on lumber imported from Canada should serve as a warning to its partners that the U.S.is planning stricter enforcement of trade laws, Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross said. "Their mid-term elections are only a year and a half away - we should be very strategic with the list", Wall said. An investigation by the Commerce Department has concluded that Canadian authorities subsidize timber companies to help them sell to the United States at ...