Bengaluru: Biker sexually assaults, injures woman in HRBR Layout area

According to India.com, A man totally covered his face wearing a helmet came on a motorcycle tore up the girl's shirt and allegedly sexually assaulted her. According to a report in the Indian Express , the woman and her friend were returning home at... More..

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Brexit shock sees HSBC net profit for 2016 plunge by 82%
by | Tuesday, February 21, 2017

Brexit shock sees HSBC net profit for 2016 plunge by 82%

A further contributing factor to this rise is that HSBC has benefitted from a reasonable performance in Hong Kong, which accounted for approximately 25 per cent of the bank's revenues in 2015. The bank confirme...More..

Kraft exits US$143b bid for Unilever
by | Tuesday, February 21, 2017

Kraft exits US$143b bid for Unilever

Michael Mullen, a spokesman for the company, said by email: "Kraft Heinz's interest was made public at an extremely early stage". Kraft Heinz's has called off its proposed takeover of Unilever , just two day...More..

Asia's Top Software Maker Plans $2.4 Billion Share Buyback
by | Tuesday, February 21, 2017

Asia's Top Software Maker Plans $2.4 Billion Share Buyback

TCS said that the buyback size of Rs 16,000 crore doesn't include any expenses incurred for the share repurchase. The buyback will be on a proportionate basis under the tender offer route , using the stock e...More..

by | Tuesday, February 21, 2017

Unilever shares plunge after Kraft Heinz merger bid scrapped

The Pot Noodle maker said it saw "no merit, either financial or strategic, for Unilever's shareholders". Previously, Unilever issued a statement noting the bid by Kraft Heinz that it had made a potential ...More..

by | Tuesday, February 21, 2017

Paytm to Invest Rs. 600 Crores in QR Code-Based Payment Solution

QR code or quick response code, is a machine-readable barcode consisting of an array of black and white squares that includes digitally encrypted information such as account details, which can be decoded with a...More..

by | Tuesday, February 21, 2017

Snap releases 'spectacles,' sunglasses that Snapchat

You can get them in Pink, Black or Blue but won't be able to rock them for a bit. Snapchat's spectacles are an unbelievable innovation which allow you to make 10-second videos right away and then upload it to ...More..

HDFC Bank & TCS contribute over 50% to the Sensex gain
by | Monday, February 20, 2017

HDFC Bank & TCS contribute over 50% to the Sensex gain

The gauge had gained 39.78 points yesterday. Meanwhile, the broad based NSE Nifty went up by 57.50 or 0.65% at 8,879.20 with 38 components registering rise. RCom shares jumped 4.2 percent and Bharti Airtel adde...More..

Major Saudi finance group appoints woman as chief executive
by | Monday, February 20, 2017

Major Saudi finance group appoints woman as chief executive

The Saudi stock exchange, or Tadawul, is the biggest in the Middle East. While it is true that the kingdom is far from being the champion of women's rights, things are changing - especially since the launch o...More..

Alibaba partners with Bailian Group
by | Monday, February 20, 2017

Alibaba partners with Bailian Group

In addition, there are plans to make Alipay - the online payments app owned by Alibaba affiliate Ant Financial - available at all Bailian stores, while Bailian's Safepass and Bailian OK Card payments services w...More..

by | Monday, February 20, 2017

Tube strike: Early morning commuters face no Central line service

RMT leader Mick Cash said the night tube drivers" policy, which is different to that covering other drivers, was "blatantly discriminatory", adding that "night tube train operators have been prevented from movi...More..

Departing Clattenburg still on list of EPL referees
by | Monday, February 20, 2017

Departing Clattenburg still on list of EPL referees

Clattenburg, a Fifa referee since 2006, is widely considered to be one of the best officials in world football. It is believed he had grown increasingly frustrated over a perceived lack of support from the Pr...More..

by | Monday, February 20, 2017

Area gasoline prices continue to drop

Prices in Meadville were as low as $2.45 per gallon, with many outlets at $2.55. EIA reports showed US oil production held steady at 8.97 million barrels a day, continuing to offset OPEC's efforts to increase...More..

Trump in new attack on 'dishonest media'
by | Monday, February 20, 2017

Trump in new attack on 'dishonest media'

Numerous people will be part of the capacity crowd there to hear Trump speak, but the Brevard County Sheriff's Office is expecting a good number of protesters to show up as well. Press criticism central to th...More..

Oil rises, but USA drilling drags on prices
by | Monday, February 20, 2017

Oil rises, but USA drilling drags on prices

Brent crude oil prices up 37 cents in Asian trade on Monday from the recent settlement, while US oil jumped to $53.80. "US production is expected to rise by 130,000bpd". said on Friday. Iran sold its ligh...More..

by | Monday, February 20, 2017

Trai issues consultation paper on telcos' predatory pricing, promotional offers

The telecom regulator has also sought views on non-discrimination and transparency in advertising tariffs and has invited comments from stakeholders by 17 March and counter-comments by 24 March. These are diffe...More..

Kareena Kapoor on 'Veere Di Wedding'
by | Monday, February 20, 2017

Kareena Kapoor on 'Veere Di Wedding'

I think people are also expecting a lot from this film". Sharing her excitement ahead of commencing work, Bebo said, "Normally a film is about a hero and a heroine, but this one will be about four women so it w...More..

Virat Kohli lands mammoth 100-crore deal with Puma
by | Monday, February 20, 2017

Virat Kohli lands mammoth 100-crore deal with Puma

It is slated to involve a fixed payment and royalty depending on the brand's business performance. He added, "Both Puma and I are committed to a long-term partnership". Virat Kohli was earlier contracted to ...More..

by | Monday, February 20, 2017

Schaeuble expects no final deal on Greece at Eurogroup, spokesman says

Merkel's meetings are scheduled to take place two days after euro area finance ministers gathering in Brussels will evaluate Greece's progress in complying with the terms attached to the bailout, including an o...More..

by | Monday, February 20, 2017

Oxford To Protest Trump Visit Plans

The state visit, expected around August/September this year, has been at the centre of a lot of protests and controversy, including Commons Speaker John Bercow's impartiality coming into question after saying t...More..

by | Monday, February 20, 2017

Iraq government announces fresh offensive against Islamic State in Mosul

A federal police officer stands inside a damaged house Sunday after it was hit by an airstrike in Hamam al-Alil, Iraq . Iraq not only has its own army but USA special forces advisers, Shia militia fighters a...More..

Unilever slides as Kraft Heinz abandons $143bn chase
by | Monday, February 20, 2017

Unilever slides as Kraft Heinz abandons $143bn chase

British Prime Minister Theresa May has asked top officials to examine US food company Kraft Heinz's proposed takeover of Unilever Plc, the Financial Times reported on Sunday without citing any sources. Kr...More..

Saif Ali Khan gives confirmation for daughter Sara's Bollywood debut
by | Monday, February 20, 2017

Saif Ali Khan gives confirmation for daughter Sara's Bollywood debut

Actress Kangana Ranaut was one of Karan Johar's guests on the Koffee With Karan episode which aired on television on Sunday night. In an attempt to form a new relationship, KJo was all the more happy to con...More..

by | Monday, February 20, 2017

RBS Abandons Sale of Williams & Glyn Retail Bank

RBS revealed recently it had set aside a further $3.8bn (£3.1bn) ahead of an expected levy from U.S. authorities, which will be included in the bank's results for the fourth quarter of 2016. "If agreed, it woul...More..

by | Monday, February 20, 2017

Traffic study ranks Los Angeles as world's most clogged city

INRIX, based in Kirkland, Washington, aggregates and analyzes traffic data collected from vehicles and highway infrastructure. While congestion is the most severe in London - which was found to be the seventh...More..

EFL Cup final: Manchester United v Southampton road to Wembley
by | Monday, February 20, 2017

EFL Cup final: Manchester United v Southampton road to Wembley

Harry Kane scored a hat-trick as Tottenham cruised to a 3-0 win at Fulham on Sunday while Zlatan Ibrahimovic grabbed the victor in United's 2-1 victory at Blackburn Rovers. Speaking to BT Sport postmatch, Pog...More..

by | Monday, February 20, 2017

Race To The Daytona 500

Rain at Daytona International Speedway on Saturday caused the start of the Advance Auto Parts Clash exhibition race to be postponed until 11:30 a.m. Sunday. "I think if something did come up, that I would think...More..

Analysts Set Supergroup PLC (SGP) PT at $1779.63
by | Monday, February 20, 2017

Analysts Set Supergroup PLC (SGP) PT at $1779.63

This indicates the analyst now believes there is a potential upside of 18 .5% from the opening price of 447.3 GBX. J P Morgan Chase & Co restated an underweight rating and issued a GBX 285 ($3.56) price objecti...More..

Kim Kardashian Paris Robbery Scene Photos Surface
by | Monday, February 20, 2017

Kim Kardashian Paris Robbery Scene Photos Surface

France's TF1 news channel released pictures that were downright disturbing. The photos taken inside Kim's room at the Hotel de Pourtalès, following the October 3 caper, show her bed in complete disarray and ...More..

Russian Federation and United States of America remain major arms exporters in world
by | Monday, February 20, 2017

Russian Federation and United States of America remain major arms exporters in world

It rose 8.4 percent in the most recent five-year period to the highest level of any five-year period since the end of the Cold War, SIPRI said. The main buyers were Saudi Arabia, the UAE and Turkey. At the same...More..

Kangana Ranaut was stark naked while filming steamy scenes in Rangoon
by | Monday, February 20, 2017

Kangana Ranaut was stark naked while filming steamy scenes in Rangoon

Karan and Kapil share a good bond and they have co-hosted many award shows. Bollywood's Queen Kangana Ranaut is known for making bold and honest statements which often creates awkward moments for the people a...More..

Kraft Heinz withdraws bid to buy Unilever
by | Monday, February 20, 2017

Kraft Heinz withdraws bid to buy Unilever

In a joint statement on Sunday Heinz said it had agreed not to proceed with the offer it made on Friday. The two companies said in a press release they hold each other in high regard and that Kraft Heinz ha...More..

by | Monday, February 20, 2017

Cleveland Cavaliers' Kyrie Irving Seriously Believes Earth is Flat

For the record, Fox Sports Ohio's Allie Clifton sounded as incredulous as the rest of us when Kyrie Irving repeatedly insisted the Earth is flat . He's taken a good amount of heat for the comments but cont...More..

by | Monday, February 20, 2017

Barclays Capital Indicates Potential -8.33% Decrease In Shares Of Pearson PLC

Over the last twelve months shares in Pearson PLC have decreased by -12.95% from 758.16 to 660. Jefferies Group LLC raised their price target on shares of Reckitt Benckiser Group Plc from GBX 7,750 ($96.85) t...More..

by | Sunday, February 19, 2017

Advocates: ACA Repeal Would Reduce Access to Mental-Health Care

Trump still sounds like he's an outsider on the campaign trail. Obama recently said that if anyone comes up with a better plan that continues to insure so many people and is more affordable, he will publicly ...More..