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Mukul Roy quits TMC, says people don't like 'controversies' during Durga Puja

Roy's next destination could be BJP as there were already several reports claiming that he was in touch with senior BJP leaders including party president Amit S...


Wal-Mart trial direct-to-fridge delivery service

Walmart Vice President Sloan Eddleston said the service is meant to help busy families keep their fridge well-stocked while the adults are at work or away runn...


Unilever Agrees to Acquire Carver Korea for EUR2.27 Billion

Unilever has plans to grow its personal portfolio. Unilever PLC (UL) said Monday it has agreed to acquire skincare business Carver Korea for 2.27 billion e...


Credit Suisse takes ABB to the United States with GE deal

GE Industrial Solutions had $2.7 billion in revenue a year ago selling a wide range of systems used by electric utilities like circuit breakers, meters and tran...


Gas prices down 3 cents per gallon in RI, Mass.

AAA noted that prices surged when Hurricane Harvey struck refineries along the Gulf Coast and remained elevated as demand spiked in the Southeast with Hurrican...


Uber CEO Apologizes to London Residents

The regulatory body charged that Uber did not properly report criminal offenses and challenged how its medical certificates are obtained. Asked about the cr...


Target to raise hourly minimum wage to $11 next month

The company said the $11 hourly wage tops the minimum wage in 48 states and matches the minimum in MA and Washington. "This significant investment in its team...


Germany election: Merkel wins 4th term but nationalists surge in vote

Despite only being founded in 2013, the AfD are thought to have gained 13.5% of the vote, enough to make them the third largest party and enter the Bundestag...


Five reasons the Eagles beat the Giants | Paul Domowitch

He did give up a touchdown pass, but he also had two pass breakups and led the team in tackles yet again. Giants coach Ben McAdoo was in no laughing mood ...


Japan's Shinzo Abe calls snap polls

Mr Abe vowed to quit if the coalition fails to hit the target. Despite a recent run of growth, the election victor will also have to contend with a sluggish e...


Shoppers Stop sells 5 pc equity stake to Amazon

Retail major Shoppers Stop today said it will raise Rs 179.26 crore from Amazon by issuing equity shares, amounting to 5 per cent stake in it, on preferential b...


Northern Territory joins ACT, South Australia in space lobby efforts

The government revealed its plan on Monday morning, just hours after the Opposition unveiled its own plans to create a national space agency to coordinate the c...


Pakistani cricket team arrives in Dubai for Sri Lanka series

He has two rookie spinners for company in left-arm spinner Mohammad Asghar and off-spinner Bilal Asif. "We are trying our youngsters". Gearing up for their ...


Small N.Korean quake likely natural, not nuclear test

ET Saturday 22 kilometers (more than 13 miles) east-northeast of Sungjibaegam, North Korea, the US Geological Survey said. The Patriot Advanced Capability-3 sys...


Sydney Airport grounds flights until further notice

Airservices Australia, which manages airport traffice control, confirmed only that there was an "issue". It comes as the first day of school holidays kicks ...


Victory! Banks finally dump pesky ATM fees

On Sunday, the Commonwealth Bank of Australia (CBA), Australia and New Zealand Banking Group ( ANZ ), National Australia Bank (NAB) and Westpac agreed that "for...


Dominion Energy Midstream Partn (DM) Hits New 52-Week High

Costco Wholesale Corporation (NASDAQ:COST) has risen 25.14% since September 23, 2016 and is uptrending. Among 5 analysts covering Martin Midstream Partners LP...


Marquez wins, Rossi fifth in Aragon MotoGP thriller

Victory for Marc Marquez means Rossi now trails the Spaniard by 56 points in the championship standings. Now it's time to race, with equal points at the top...


Lavrov confirms Russia's commitment to maintain sustainability of Iran nuclear deal

Lavrov denounced the escalation of tensions around the Korean Peninsula by calling it a "very risky confrontational spiral". He said a lot of US politicians s...


Dam failure feared in Puerto Rico, thousands evacuated

The death toll from Maria in Puerto Rico was at least 10, including two police officers who drowned in floodwaters in the western town of Aguada. Authorities ...