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Huawei launches the beastly Honor 8 Pro in India

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As far as specifications are concerned, the Honor 8 Pro comes equipped with a 5.7-inch QHD LTPS LCD display with a screen resolution of 2560 x 1440 pixels and has a pixel density of 515ppi. Honor has done an impressive job of cramming a massive 4,000mAh battery into such a sleek body. The smartphone also supports 4K recording at 30 frames per second and comes with an 8-megapixel front camera for selfies and video calling. Read More »

Qatar Airways: US flight laptop ban no longer applies

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U.S. transport officials will visit Emirates, Qatar Airways and Turkish Airlines on Wednesday to check that the carriers have implemented the latest U.S. Saudi Arabian Airlines expects to have its ban lifted by July 19, according to local media reports. The British government later issued a similar order, banning larger electronic devices from aircraft cabins for flights to the United Kingdom from six Middle East and North African countries. Read More »

The Coca-Cola Company (KO) recently sold by insider Perez Beatriz R

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Bancshares Of Montreal Can, a Ontario - Canada-based fund reported 2.75 million shares. Yet another important factor while evaluating a good buy/sell decision for The Coca-Cola Company (KO ) is its Earnings per Share or EPS. The overall volume in the last trading session was 9.28 Million shares. The Coca-Cola has a 12 month low of $39.88 and a 12 month high of $46.01. Coca-Cola Company (The)'s dividend payout ratio is 103.50%. Read More »

Majority of graduates will never pay off student loan

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The probe said that interest rates on student debt were "very high" at up to 3% above inflation. The move increased university funding per-student by about 25%, the IFS said, with the bulk of the cost borne by higher-earning graduates. Because the level at which graduates have to repay also increased, to £21,000, it meant that those with low incomes were initially better off, says the IFS. Read More »

Opposition's presidential nominee Meira Kumar to campaign in Bihar on July 6

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Addressing the legislators of Meghalaya at the Annexe Hall of the Meghalaya Legislative Assembly on Wednesday, Kumar said this was the first time in the history of the country that the presidential election has been turned into a battle of ideology and lamented that an atmosphere has been created in the country that is threatening the social fabric and harmony. Read More »

Analysts Recommendation on Cenovus Energy Inc (CVE)

Other equities analysts have also issued research reports about the stock. The stock had a trading volume of 1,135,522 shares. Seaward Management Partnership boosted its stake in stocks of Cenovus Energy by 8.4% in the Q1. The ex-dividend date was Tuesday, June 13th. Cenovus Energy's dividend payout ratio (DPR) is now -71.43%. TRADEMARK VIOLATION NOTICE: "Cenovus Energy Inc (TSE:CVE) Receives Outperform Rating from Royal Bank Of Canada" was published by Stock Observer and is the property of ... Read More »

Denim Maker True Religion Apparel Inc. Files for Bankruptcy Protection

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True Religion posted a net operating loss of $78.5 million for the year ended January 28 as a result of the shift to online shopping and a decline in the premium denim market, it said in bankruptcy documents. Payless ShoeSource and The Limited have both either filed for bankruptcy protection or closed all of their stores. The company said it would continue to operate normally, and that its trade creditors crucial to the business were anticipating to be paid fully. Read More »

Pakistan athletics squad departs for India today

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The temple city of Bhubaneswar is ready for the 22nd Asian Athletics Championships 2017 which is going to be the largest sporting event in Odisha's history with over 800 athletes from 45 countries participating in it. Long jumpers Siddharth Mohan Naik and Nayana James, as well as triple jumpers Karthik Unnikrishnan and Joyline M Lobo, passed the tests on Saturday. Read More »

Hobby Lobby agrees to pay $3M, return religious items to Iraq

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The first dealer then shipped the items marked as clay or ceramic tiles to three Hobby Lobby sites in Oklahoma. An expert in cultural property law advised Hobby Lobby's top lawyer about the risks associated with items that originated in Iraq or neighboring countries, as they are "likely to have been looted". Read More »

July Android security patch is rolling out to Pixel and Nexus devices

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While the deal is without an iota of doubt good news from LG's perspective; it might spell trouble for Google , the report said. The release of Samsung Galaxy S8 and LG G6 has set a new standard for the next generation devices. According to Concept Creator, the Pixel 2 XL is a huge smartphone with a stretched out real estate display that nearly covers the entire front panel, leaving space on the top and bottom of the mobile phone for the front speakers and camera sensor. Read More »

Achal Kumar Jyoti appointed as new Chief Election Commissioner of India

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Mr. Zaidi will demit office on July 5. Besides, he was the secretary of industry, revenue and water supply departments in the state. He will continue as CEC till 17th of January next year. The concept of multi-member Commission has been in operation since then, with decision-making power by majority vote. The top court agreed to accord final hearing on Public Interest Litigation (PIL) alleging that till now political executives have been appointing Chief Election Commissioner (CEC) and ... Read More »

New Rs 200 notes not to be dispensed through ATMs?

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This move highlights the government's efforts at pumping in lower denomination notes in the system, especially since low denomination notes dominate everyday transactions in India. Bewildering everyone, it is still unknown from where the 200 rupee note picture came from as it is now doing rounds on social media. Government bannedRs 500 and Rs 1000 after demonetization, from the banking system. Read More »

Fed Worried About Risks Posed by Its Loose Policy, Minutes Show

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Yet they also pointed to other measures of the economy that appeared less encouraging - including stubbornly low wage growth and inflation, and slower residential investment, auto sales, and spending by state and local governments. Petersburg, Fla. The Federal Reserve accumulated more than $4 trillion of securities after the financial crisis in a bid to make lending cheaper and stimulate the economy. Read More »

Two day dialogue on India-ASEAN ties from today

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The Vietnamese leader who is on a two-day visit to Delhi, is also the Foreign Minister of his country and held talks with External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj . "We will continue to step up cooperation in countering terrorism, cyber security, anti-piracy and other transnational crimes", she said. She also targeted China saying that India was building its partnership with ASEAN on the basis of strategies and requirements but it also respected the sentiments and unlike China did not encroach ... Read More »

Civilians flee as advance against Islamic State continues in Mosul

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Iranian Foreign Ministry Spokesman Bahram Qassemi congratulated the Iraqi government and nation over victory in Mosul , and called for collective efforts to uproot the terrorist groups in the region. After you have gradually surrounded the jihadists, the security forces have launched on 18 June, the assault on the old city of Mosul . A civilian flees through a destroyed alley as Iraqi Special Forces continue their advance against Islamic State militants. Read More »

Has Sylvester Stallone just teased Creed 2 plot?

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The sequel to Creed is set to hit theaters in 2018 and we may have gotten our first plot detail thanks to Rocky himself Sylvester Stallone , who dropped this little teaser on Instagram. Jordan (who played Adonis Creed , son of the late Apollo Creed in the 2015 film) and Drago actor Dolph Lundgren face-to-face in the ring with Stallone watching from outside the ropes. Read More »

GST launch lays bare cracks in opposition unity

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The Congress, DMK and Left parties followed.But senior NCP leader and former civil aviation minister Praful Patel said in a series of tweets: "All parties unanimously passed the GST in Parliament". He said anti-profiteering provisions in its present form of GST will become detrimental on traders as it would be an instrument of harassment for officials. Read More »

Services PMI rises to eight-month high of 53.1 in June

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A reading above 50 indicates expansion, while a reading below 50 represents contraction. "Even though the impact of slowing expansion in China's services sector was cushioned by a slight rebound in manufacturing activity, the downward trend in the economy remains entrenched", Zhengsheng Zhong, director of macroeconomic analysis at CEBM Group, said. Read More »

Global Electric Space Heaters Market

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It elucidates potential revenue opportunity across different segments and explains attractive investment proposition matrix for this market . This report segments the global Naltrexone HCL Market on the basis of types , Medical Grade and Other. Read More »

China's giant elevated bus was a scam

And now, you will be unsurprised to hear, police in Beijing are saying that it was all a scam. Now, police in Beijing have launched an investigation and arrested 32 people for illegal fundraising, as speculation mounts that rather than China's next ambitious transit solution it was never much more than an elaborate investment scam. Read More »

Backed forces breach wall in Syria's Raqqa

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The leaders of the Islamic State have more to fear since it has been reported that US -backed Syrian fighters have now also claimed the last road to the ISIS capital of Raqqa in Syria. The Kurdish-led SDF besieged the ISIS capital Raqqa at the end of last week, just as Iraqi forces captured the ruins of the symbolic al-Nuri mosque in Mosul , the place where ISIS leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi first declared the ISIS "caliphate" almost three years ago. Read More »

The death of the dinosaurs was good news for frogs

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Genetic analysis by an global team of researchers from the USA and China indicates that 88% of existing frog species are descended from just three frog families that survived and prospered following the mass extinction event known as the Cretaceous-Paleogene (K-Pg) boundary, which wiped out an estimated three-quarters of animals including non-avian dinosaurs and most large mammals. Read More »

Communal violence in Bengal; Centre rushes paramilitary troops

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He threatened me. In fact I never felt insulted so much in my political career and at one time I thought of putting in my papers. "I have not come to power at his mercy". State Congress president Adhir Ranjan Chaudhury however said both the persons should keep mutual respect. It has now become a fashion for her to accuse and blame others. Read More »

70% say political civility down since Trump elected

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Only 12 percent of Republicans say the tone of discourse in the country has improved. Since Trump assumed the office, U.S. media, including CNN, have accused the USA president's team of having ties to the Kremlin. By party affiliation, 84 percent of Republican respondents trust the president compared with 2 percent of Democrats and 28 percent of independents. Read More »

Airtel offers 30GB free data under Monsoon Surprise

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Along with this, the buyers are also eligible for exclusive Reliance Digital offers. Amidst much speculations whether Jio would fizzle away once the offer period is over, came a survey early this year by Bank of America Merrill Lynch (BAML) which said, a chunk of the Reliance Jio users will continue using its service even after the termination of free services. Read More »

Worldpay soars amid takeover interest from Vantiv, JPMorgan

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Global payments processor Worldpay saw its value surge by £2bn as it confirmed it had received competing takeover approaches from Wall Street giant JP Morgan and United States rival Vantiv. After partnering with over 150 gambling operators , including numerous online casinos , Worldpay accrued extensive regulatory experience in the sector. Read More »

Tencent to limit game play for younger mobile gamers

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It will also step up the requirement of real-name registration for all users, it said. Parents have also talked about how much money these games are taking from them as kids sometimes use their parents' credit cards to pay for upgrades, new items and weapons, plus other features created to keep you playing for longer, which is a business model that has faced considerable scrutiny around the world. Read More »

North Korea claims it tested first intercontinental missile

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The South's Joint Chiefs of Staff said in a statement that the launch was made from North Korea's North Phyongan province, The Associated Press and South Korea's Yonhap news agency said. "Perhaps China will put a heavy move on North Korea and end this nonsense once and for all", he wrote on Twitter . The U.S military says it tracked a North Korean missile for 37 minutes before it landed in the Sea of Japan . Read More »

Air Horror as AirAsia Flight Diverts to Brisbane After Bird Strike

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AirAsia said a suspected bird strike caused the emergency and all 345 passengers and 14 crew on board were uninjured. "Two bird remains were found on the runway", it said. Passengers have been taken to hotels and the airline is arranging a replacement flight, expected to leave this evening. "We are following all regulatory guidelines to ensure the safety and wellbeing of our guests". Read More »

Australian Dollar Retreats After RBA Rate Decision

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Taking account of the available information, the Board judged that holding the stance of monetary policy unchanged at this meeting would be consistent with sustainable growth in the economy and achieving the inflation target over time. Conditions in the housing market varied considerably around the country. Despite the recent hiring surge it said that wage growth "remains low... Read More »

Tech stocks appear to go nuts after computer glitch

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Share traders around the world got a shock today after seeing dramatically changed prices for well-known companies after third-party providers improperly propagated test data sent out by the Nasdaq exchange. The actual prices of the stocks were not affected and no trades were completed at that price, a Nasdaq spokesman confirmed. Nasdaq said it was working with unnamed third parties to resolve the matter. Read More »

Trading Notes on Bankrate, Inc. (NYSE:RATE): Active Stock Recap

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Buy rating has been given by 2 analysts to the company stock whereas 0 given UNDERPERFORM rating to stock and 18 given HOLD rating. The transaction, which is expected to close in 2017, is subject to approval by Bankrate shareholders, regulatory approval and other customary closing conditions. Read More »

Encana Corporation (NYSE:ECA) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by BMO Capital Markets

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Encana Corp (NYSE: ECA ) has average revenue estimates of $812.73 Million, compared to low analyst estimates of $759 Million and high estimates of $868 Million for the current quarter. During the same period in the prior year, the company posted ($0.15) EPS. The firm also recently disclosed a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Friday, June 30th. Read More »

Tropical depression expected to form later this week

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The storm, dubbed Invest 94-L, sits about 650 miles west-southwest of the Cabo Verde Islands and continues to produce disorganized showers and thunderstorms as of Monday morning, the NWS said. However a low pressure trough may steer the storm on a more northwesterly course, potentially raising the threat to the Bahamas, Bermuda and the east coast of the U.S. Read More »