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Reliance Communications gains 10% after Rs 550-cr payment to Ericsson

Last year, Rcom in a bid to reduce its debt of Rs 46,000 crore and pay off its lenders and creditors, had inked a deal to sell 122.4 Mhz of spectrum and 43,00...


Life without Facebook? Social network outage triggers moans and soul searching

Telegram has become one of the popular social media platforms actively used by many people, this is evident by the stats which revealed that the platform has...


Facebook's No. 3, Chris Cox, is leaving after privacy pivot

Chris Cox, the chief product officer who was considered to be a close friend of Mr Zuckerberg , and Chris Daniels , the head of WhatsApp , are departing. Dan...


Infiniti's killing off the QX30, and pulling out of Western Europe

That reversed a decision announced two years ago after Prime Minister Theresa May's government offered some 60 million pounds in incentives. 'The commercial r...


Celebrate Pi Day with These Baltimore Pizza Specials

If you have forgotten what pi means from your days in math class, it is the ratio of a circle's circumference to its diameter. You can get free pie on Pi Day...


Nvidia Outbids Intel to Acquire Israeli Chipmaker Mellanox for $6.9 Billion

Mellanox, which makes chips and other hardware for data center servers that power cloud computing, said it does not comment on rumors or speculation. Net Net:...


Charlotte Russe closing all stores nationwide, including three in Sacramento area

Charlotte Russe has since switched gears and is closing all locations. Charlotte Russe , the mall-based retailer selling clothes for young women, is closing...


Political operation tied to Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez aide faces scrutiny

The National Legal and Policy Center (NLPC), a conservative government watchdog, filed a complaint with the Federal Election Commission (FEC) which alleges th...


Indian-origin woman dentist killed in Australia; body found in suitcase

The last images police have of Dr Reddy show her at McDonald's on George Street in Sydney's CBD at around 2:15am on Sunday. After her family filed a missing...


Huawei CFO Meng Wanzhou's extradition remains in limbo

In a statement , the firm said the US Congress has "failed to produce any evidence to support its restrictions". Huawei has fired the latest salvo in its bat...


Five things Canada learned at the justice committee from Butts, Drouin

Wilson-Raybould testified she believes she lost the justice job because she didn't give in to "sustained" and "inappropriate pressure" to negotiate a remediatio...


European deal to help UK banks manage Brexit

So the choice is the Prime Minister's deal or a customs union'. Labour MP Chris Bryant. "We are happy to offer further clarifications and further assurances...


Sanders calls for political revolution as he launches 2020 campaign

Sen. Bernie Sanders , I-Vt., hugs his wife Jane after he finished speaking Saturday, March 2, 2019, in the Brooklyn borough of NY. "My experience as a child ...


Tesla lowers Model S and Model X price, standardizes battery pack strategy

Musk's memo noted that high-traffic stores will remain open as Tesla information centers and galleries. Musk said the standard Model 3 was "an incredible ...


Amtrak Train Bound for Klamath Falls Stopped Due to Snow, Debris

The passengers will get some time in Eugene to get off the train and stretch their legs, before getting back on board to finish their journey north to Seattle. ...


How paedophiles are using innocent YouTube videos for their own perverted means

He said compounding the issue was how easy it was to find new videos of young children in compromising positions thanks to YouTube's recommendation algorithms...


Apple to offer a credit card

The card will also offer cash back on most purchases, the Journal reported , with possibly higher returns on purchases of Apple products. The credit card its...


Thousands to lose their jobs as Honda's Swindon plant closes

The Japanese auto manufacturer said the move was the result of a push towards expanding its electric vehicle production. L. Alan Winters, director of the U.K....


Amazon cancels New York City HQ2 plans

But local opposition was fierce from the beginning. State lawmakers past year approved an $8.5 billion package - including $6.5 billion in tax incentives and $2...


Oil Pares Gains as Stockpiles Rise

Oil climbed for a second day after Saudi Arabia pledged to deepen production cuts and U.S. President Donald Trump said he might extend a deadline for additi...


US President Donald Trump says could extend China trade talks deadline

US campaign against Huawei faces challenge in Eastern Europe / WSJ (paywall)"In the Czech Republic, officials have taken opposite sides on how to balance securi...


Wilson-Raybould resignation sets back Liberal relationship with B.C. First Nations

Trudeau informed the rest of his cabinet Tuesday morning about her decision and named Defence Minister Harjit Sajjan to take over responsibility for the veteran...


May to promise new Brexit debate in push for more negotiating time

Mr Johnson accused Mr Corbyn of trying to "frustrate" Brexit by demanding a customs union, which he said would prevent the United Kingdom from striking its own ...


Amazon reconsidering NYC headquarters after opposition

The governor's office did not immediately respond to a request for comment on the Post report , but did circulate to reporters an editorial arguing that ny...


Jeff Bezos Alleges National Enquirer of Blackmail Over Photos

Do you see how much I like writing "Pecker"? AMI did not immediately return a message from The Post about Farrow's claim. That's one of the dangers to democ...


RBI seen changing its stance, but may hold rates

Consequently, the reverse repo rate under the LAF stands adjusted to 6.0 per cent, and the marginal standing facility rate and the Bank Rate to 6.5 per cent. ...


Alphabet delivers better-than-expected Q4 revenue

Alphabet made a profit of $8.9 billion in the fourth quarter of past year compared with... The company's profitability remained robust as its operating i...


US Economy Adds More Than 300000 Jobs During Shutdown

Average hourly earnings rose in January by just 3 cents, but they are still up 85 cents, or 3.2 percent, over the past 12 months. The amount of jobs exceede...


Unemployment Rate Highest In 45 Years, Reveals Stalled Report | Read

Modi's ambitious Make-in-India project to lift the share of domestic manufacturing from 17 percent of GDP to about 25 percent and create jobs for an estimated 1...


No final China trade deal without Xi meeting

President Trump has threatened to increase and expand those tariffs, but he agreed to hold off until early March, while negotiators try to hammer out a deal. O...


China, Russia opposes unilateral sanctions against Venezuela

The second-biggest US importer of Venezuelan crude, Valero Energy Corp., said it would "re-optimize" its supply to minimize the impact of the sanctions . Mad...


US charges Huawei in technology theft, sanctions violations

Watch live in the player above. The Washington indictment comes almost two years after a jury awarded T-Mobile $4.8 million in damages in a long-running trade...


Howard Schultz's potential 2020 bid gives Democrats a double shot of unease

The book tour , which was scheduled to kick off Monday in NY, comes on the heels of Schultz's announcement that he was considering running for president in 202...


How Facebook Scammed Kids with 'Friendly Fraud' Games

According to court documents , the company calculated that between 2008 and 2014 minors under 18 made purchases on Facebook totaling more than $34 million. "I ...


Global slowdown worries keep oil prices under pressure

Here's a look at how such a move might affect both countries. "The oil market is partially pricing in the risk to Venezuela's crude production, which has ...


As U.S. government reopens, lawmakers say shutdowns don't work

Trump, in agreeing to the end of the government closures, threatened a new government shutdown in mid-February if he can not reach a border security deal with...


Oil prices slide on swelling USA supply, global market slump

On Thursday, oil prices were mixed as traders looked to the possibility of USA sanctions on Venezuelan oil sector and a weekly surge in US crude stockpiles. H...


Vodafone 'pauses' use of Huawei equipment over security concerns

Chief executive Nick Read said the company would temporarily stop the installation of new Huawei equipment in its core telecoms infrastructure in Europe . Mr...


Talks to end U.S. shutdown take shape as urgency mounts

The White House says President Trump had been briefed on the situation and was in regular contact with officials at the Department of Transportation and the F...


Oil slips on near-record USA production, demand fears

In addition to perceived progress in the U.S. /China trade talks, it cited as two other reasons for trader optimism "a more dovish stance on interest-rate hike...