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Economy Bangladesh-Sri Lanka match marred by controversy
Author: 0 Bangladesh-Sri Lanka match marred by controversy

It was reported that even after the match was over tensions flared between some Sri Lankan and Bangladesh players. Opener Tamim Iqbal led Bangladesh's reply with a fluent 50 but they lost wickets in quick succession until Mahmudullah took responsibility to get them over the line.

Economy Tourists flung from out-of-control ski lift in Georgia
Author: 0 Tourists flung from out-of-control ski lift in Georgia

They were taken to the Gudauri emergency clinic for treatment. He added that those who managed to jump from the chairs before the collision received bruises and bone fractures. A spokesperson for the ski lift's manufacturer, the Doppelmayr Garaventa group , told The Telegraph it has not yet confirmed what caused the accident.

Economy Stocks fall for 3rd day on rising trade worries
Author: 0 Stocks fall for 3rd day on rising trade worries

Asian bourses were on the defensive as worries over the USA investigation into the Trump Organisation tested investor nerves, already frayed by fears United States tariffs could hurt the global economy and trigger a trade war. Intra-day, it shuttled between 33,119.92 and 33,691.32 as metal, oil & gas, PSU, power, auto and banking stocks recorded widespread losses. The market breadth, indicating its overall health, turned negative, as a total of 534 scrips advanced and 1,263 declined, while ...

Economy Hong Kong's Richest Man Li Ka-shing Retires
Author: 0 Hong Kong's Richest Man Li Ka-shing Retires

CKH confirmed Mr Li's eldest son Victor would assume the chairmanship, though his father would keep an advisory role. Net profit for the twelve months ended December 31 was HK$35.10 billion ($4.48 billion), compared to HK$33.01 billion over a year ago, the company said in a filing to the Hong Kong stock exchange.

Economy Nike president resigns, workplace behavior cited
Author: 0 Nike president resigns, workplace behavior cited

An internal memo was sent to Nike employees this evening addressing reports of inappropriate workplace behavior and announcing the resignation of brand president Trevor Edwards. "He has helped us grow and strengthen our brand on a global scale..." Parker said that a "comprehensive review" of its HR systems and practices will be conducted, and the complaint process will be improved.

Author: 0 EnLink Midstream Partners, LP (ENLK) Stock Price Hits 52 Week Low Today

Noble Midstream Partners LP ( NYSE NBLX ) opened at $48.08 on Thursday. Over the past five trading sessions it is 0.85%; 5.32% for the month; -6.81% for the last quarter; -24% for the past six-months; and -13.99% for the last 12 months. 555.05 million shares or 0.41% less from 557.32 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Security National invested in 0.01% or 3,000 shares. Fincl Bank Of Montreal Can holds 25,000 shares or 0% of its portfolio.

Economy First National Trust Co Raises Position in Walmart Inc (WMT)
Author: 0 First National Trust Co Raises Position in Walmart Inc (WMT)

It has outperformed by 16.96% the S&P500. Hs Management Partners Llc decreased its stake in Wal ( WMT ) by 10.35% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Canandaigua National Bank & Trust Co. raised its holdings in shares of Walmart by 0.3% during the second quarter. San Francisco Sentry Investment Gp Incorporated (Ca) owns 8,000 shares.

Economy Everything You Need to Know About the Motorola Moto G6 Family
Author: 0 Everything You Need to Know About the Motorola Moto G6 Family

Motorola was expected to unveil the Moto G6 and the Moto E5 series of devices at the recently concluded MWC 2018, which was held in Barcelona but it did not materialize. The standard variant will feature a similar design but will have a smaller display and Snapdragon 450 SoC paired with 3GB/4GB RAM and 32GB/64GB internal memory.

Economy World Bank projects 7.3% GDP growth in FY 2018-19
Author: 0 World Bank projects 7.3% GDP growth in FY 2018-19

Fitch said it expects the Reserve Bank of India to start raising interest rates next year as growth gains further traction, while inflationary pressures should remain quite high. The World Bank report further said that accelerating the growth rate will also require continued integration into global economy. Investments: The rate of investment needs to accelerate.

Economy Toys R Us gift cards good only for the next 30 days
Author: 0 Toys R Us gift cards good only for the next 30 days

Since filing for bankruptcy in September, the retailer has been honoring gift cards, but since filing for liquidation, the chain is soon to stop within the next 30 days. Once the stores close, you'll be out of luck. Schumer previously pushed for gifts cards be good for at least five years. But a competitor may be willing to honor a gift card given by a bankrupt company, he noted.

Economy Ford Recalls 1.3 Million Vehicles Because Their Steering Wheels May Fall Off
Author: 0 Ford Recalls 1.3 Million Vehicles Because Their Steering Wheels May Fall Off

Ford explains that in the affected vehicles, the steering wheel bolt may not maintain torque, allowing it to loosen over time. This pressure led Ford to initiate the recall. As a effect, the steering wheel "could potentially detach and lead to a loss of steering control and increased risk of a crash". In all, 1,378,637 vehicles are affected by the recall in North America, including 62,479 in Canada.

Economy Spring Statement - has the light got brighter or the tunnel shorter?
Author: 0 Spring Statement - has the light got brighter or the tunnel shorter?

Philip Hammond's Spring Statement was characterised by unsafe complacency and offers no light at the end of the tunnel for families across the country, according to Positive Money Executive Director Fran Boait. Shadow Chancellor John McDonnell responded to the statement by saying Hammond's "complacency is astounding". The industry's largest hospitality body has accused the government of a "missed opportunity" to deliver meaningful tax reform following the publication of today's Spring ...

Economy Gender pay gap in Germany unchanged 21 percent
Author: 0 Gender pay gap in Germany unchanged 21 percent

The bank said it was taking a number of steps to reduce the pay gap, including committing to an aspirational target of women holding 30 percent of senior roles by 2020. Women are more likely than men to go to university but they earn less than their male peers from the moment they graduate, government figures show.

Economy Texas DA Investigating Death Of Puppy Placed In Airline Overhead Bin
Author: 0 Texas DA Investigating Death Of Puppy Placed In Airline Overhead Bin

According to one witness, despite the passenger's attempts to refuse the request, the dog (a 10-month-old puppy) spent roughly three hours confined to the poorly ventilated overhead bin-and could be heard faintly barking at some points. "If you read the literature, they tell you that you're not entitled to have your animal with you on the same flight that you're on", said Roe. About a year ago, United Airlines beat the shit out of a doctor and dragged him off of a plane because they ...

Economy Amazon attracts 5 mln new customers with Prime Originals
Author: 0 Amazon attracts 5 mln new customers with Prime Originals

Known as Prime Originals, the shows account for as much as a quarter of what analysts estimate to be total Prime sign-ups from late 2014 to early 2017, the period covered by the documents. How many Prime subscribers actually use Prime Video? If you're an Amazon Prime subscriber, have you watched any of Prime Video's original movies or TV shows? One big victor was the motoring series " The Grand Tour ", which stars the former presenters of BBC's "Top Gear".

Economy IHeartRadio owner files for bankruptcy, but you won't feel it
Author: 0 IHeartRadio owner files for bankruptcy, but you won't feel it

This filing comes following a proposal February 26 by Liberty Media Corp's John Malone of buying 40% in the restructured iHeartMedia group at a price of $1.16 billion. IHeart's is larger than those at Pandora and Sirius, he said. IHeart countered with its own streaming services and a live-events business offering concerts and awards shows.

Economy Mega Millions winning numbers for 03/13/2018; jackpot $318 million
Author: 0 Mega Millions winning numbers for 03/13/2018; jackpot $318 million

That means the drawing on Saturday, Mar. 17 will be worth $455 million with a cash option of $269.4 million. In Michigan, there were 51,867 winners. Tickets cost $2 each. The drawing is at 7:29 p.m. Deadline is 7:08 p.m. In case you were wondering, Powerball the odds of winning the grand prize are 1 in 292,201,388 while the odds of winning the Mega Millions are 1 in 302,575,350.

Economy Study finds microplastics in 93% of bottled water samples
Author: 0 Study finds microplastics in 93% of bottled water samples

In total, 250 bottles of water in Brazil, China, India, Indonesia, Kenya, Lebanon, Mexico, Thailand, and the United States were tested. It is not yet clear how microplastic in bottled water can affect human health. "Microplastics have been reported in tap water , beer and many other foods, but I think that people will be surprised that nearly all bottled water appears to be contaminated too".

Economy Toys R Us could file for liquidation today
Author: 0 Toys R Us could file for liquidation today

The company, which faces a $5 billion debt load, also recently stopped negotiating settlements with vendors on money owned before it filed for bankruptcy , some of the people said. Bloomberg reported last week that the retailer was making preparations for a liquidation of its domestic business. Officials are said to be losing hope that lenders can agree on terms of a debt restructuring, but the company has declined to comment on the speculation.

Economy Sharma, Sundar take India into T20 tri-series final
Author: 0 Sharma, Sundar take India into T20 tri-series final

Sri Lankan and Bangladesh will look to rectify their shortcomings, when they square off in a virtual semi-final encounter in the Nidahas Twenty20 tri-series in Colombo on Friday. Sundar, named Man of the Match, ended with 3 for 23 and Chahal finished with 1 for 21. With Shakib set to return as captain, Bangladesh will be quietly confident of reprising their heroics of last weekend and winning through to the final.

Economy WhatsApp will not share user data with Facebook in UK
Author: 0 WhatsApp will not share user data with Facebook in UK

Ahead of GDPR coming into effect, we understand that WhatsApp is in the process of updating its privacy policy again, and it will be going into more detail then about how it might propose to share data in the future between different Facebook services.

Economy Wholesale inflation eases in Febuary
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The wholesale inflation data follows the retail inflation figures for February which were released earlier this week. Inflation in vegetables softened with annual inflation at 15.26% as against 40.77%in January. Retail inflation had climbed over 5 per cent in January. The WPI index was eased in the month of February on lower food, vegetable and fuel prices.

Economy Oil Prices Rise on Falling Fuel Inventory
Author: 0 Oil Prices Rise on Falling Fuel Inventory

The former Soviet republic is prioritizing its giant Tengizchevroil expansion plan, which accounts for about 37 per cent of the $87 billion of global oil projects approved since the 2014 oil price collapse. OPEC production, however, fell last month, to 32.1 million barrels a day. Due largely to the rise in USA output, estimates by the EIA show global supplies will exceed 100 million bpd for the first time in the second quarter of 2018, while demand will only break through that level in the ...

Economy IndiGo, GoAir cancel 48 flights on Day 2 over engine woes
Author: 0 IndiGo, GoAir cancel 48 flights on Day 2 over engine woes

It has also shifted some business from IndiGo and GoAir to Vistara, Jet Airways and Air India as passengers don't want any last minute hiccups. On Wednesday, IndiGo and GoAir cancelled around 50 flights as nearly one-third of their A320 Neo aircraft fleet remained grounded for the third day following a safety directive by the Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA).

Economy Trump Was Right to Block a Merger
Author: 0 Trump Was Right to Block a Merger

Broadcom is officially withdrawing its $117 billion (roughly Rs. 7.6 lakh crores) bid to buy United States chipmaker Qualcomm, two days after President Donald Trump blocked the Singapore company's ambitions over national security fears. The Singapore-based company also withdrew its list of directors that were nominated for election to Qualcomm's board. Singapore-based Broadcom was trying to acquire Qualcomm, headquartered in San Diego, for $117 billion - which would have made it the ...

Economy Former Equifax executive charged with insider trading ahead of massive data breach
Author: 0 Former Equifax executive charged with insider trading ahead of massive data breach

A former top Equifax executive was charged Wednesday with insider trading for selling almost $1 million in company stock after he learned about a major data breach in 2017 but before it was publicly announced. That represented a gain of more than $480,000, prosecutors said . "We may be the one breached", and "I'm starting to put 2 and 2 together", the indictment says.

Economy BC at odds with terms put forward by World Cup bid committee
Author: 0 BC at odds with terms put forward by World Cup bid committee

Expanded FIFA World Cup could include games in Vancouver. "None of these concerns were addressed by the bid committee". "That adds unknown costs and unknown risks to the B.C. In another first, all 211 FIFA federations will have a say in the decision, which was previously made by the FIFA council. "Throughout this process, we have been in regular contact with the bid committee and other levels of government to support this bid, while protecting taxpayers".

Economy Bengals make move for Bills tackle
Author: 0 Bengals make move for Bills tackle

By packaging one of their picks with Glenn, the Bills are in a great position to continue their climb up the first round in an effort to land one of the top four quarterbacks in this year's NFL Draft . Reportedly, the Bengals will assume all of Glenn's current contract. It eventually led to the Bills placing him on season-ending injured reserve on December 15th.

Economy Pru to spin-out and float M&G
Author: 0 Pru to spin-out and float M&G

As a standalone entity, M&G Prudential will be led by its current Chief Executive John Foley and will continue its transformation into a more capital-efficient and customer-focused business, targeting growing demand for comprehensive financial solutions.

Economy Para athlete from Russia Milenina wins ski sprint gold in PyeongChang
Author: 0 Para athlete from Russia Milenina wins ski sprint gold in PyeongChang

OMEGA has a long-term partnership with the International Paralympic Committee (IPC) and OMEGA President and CEO, Raynald Aeschlimann said: "There are so many dreams still to be achieved in PyeongChang and we feel very proud to fulfil our timekeeping role for the athletes at the Paralympic Winter Games".

Economy Kudlow 'Frontrunner' For Trump Economic Advisor Gig
Author: 0 Kudlow 'Frontrunner' For Trump Economic Advisor Gig

Trump's tariffs "prosperity killers". Wang, who spoke on the sidelines of the National People's Congress in Beijing, urged the U.S.to work with China on a mutually beneficial solution. Cohn, who said he would resign after losing a battle over the president's longstanding desire to impose large tariffs on steel and aluminum imports.

Economy YouTube to fight hoaxes with information cues
Author: 0 YouTube to fight hoaxes with information cues

The move comes weeks after YouTube was criticized for letting a conspiracy theory video about last month's mass shooting in Parkland, Florida take the top spot in its "Trending" section . YouTube intends to present an alternative viewpoint to videos questioning science or describing conspiracies about events such as the U.S. moon landing.

Economy India's central bank scraps guarantee system in wake of bank fraud
Author: 0 India's central bank scraps guarantee system in wake of bank fraud

Both Modi and Choksi have denied wrongdoing, and so have two key accused PNB employees in the case that has been dubbed as India's largest ever bank fraud. "A LoU does not have these details and when it is not linked to the banking system it can not be traced, like it happened with PNB". The PNB, the country's second-biggest state-run lender, filed a supplementary complaint to the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on March 4 against Gitanjali Gems Ltd, Gill India Ltd, Nakshatra Brand ...