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Kohli's genius, Kedar Jadhav's brilliance help India gun down chase of 351

Virat Kohli's 122 from 105 balls was the sort of mastery that his form had been threatening throughout 2016, and which had left him a towering favourite to be t...


Rising Petrol, Diesel Costs Push WPI Inflation to 3.39% in Dec

Data released by commerce and industry ministry on Monday showed WPI inflation at 3.39% in December compared with 3.15% in November. Prices of manufactured pr...


International Monetary Fund revises UK's growth forecast

However, lower growth rates of some emerging economies such as Brazil, India and Mexico will offset higher forecasts for the world's three largest economies - t...


South Africa beats Sri Lanka by an innings & 118 runs

Having won by 206 runs in Port Elizabeth and 282 runs in Cape Town, the Proteas prevailed by an innings and 118 runs at the Wanderers in Johannesburg. They drop...


GST rollout deferred to July 1

The agreement hammered out was based on a proposal by Tamil Nadu. The division of taxpayers between the Centre and States will be done through a computerised ...


Dramatic Stevan Jovetic victor ends Real Madrid's 40-game unbeaten run

This is a big one as Sevilla are now third in la liga standings behind first placed Real Madrid and Barcelona (who have an extra game played). However, he net...


Air India creates 'women only' section on aeroplanes

Air India says the specialty seating will come at no additional cost to passengers and will only be offered on domestic flights, for time being, reports The Hi...


Petrol price up by 42 paise, diesel by Rs. 1.03

New petrol price will be Rs68.4. It was the fourth increase for petrol in 6 weeks, and diesel rate was raised by second time in a fortnight. In November all m...


Radar fault at Amausi Airport: Authorities deny landing, take off of aircraft

All affected flights have been diverted to a nearby airport. The flight operations at the Chaudhary Charan Singh Airport here which were suspended due to a te...


Serbia train slogan fuels political row with Kosovo

The train , which had been painted with Serbian national colors and the phrase " Kosovo is Serbian", cut short its journey amid fears it was under threat of v...


May to lay out Brexit strategy in major speech on Tuesday

In a separate report , The Guardian noted that Malta's prime minister, Joseph Muscat , whose country has taken over the European Union presidency, the UK'...


PBS Kids, with a new channel, turns to tech old and new

In a move that expands the reach of its educational programming to 90% of U.S. households-with an emphasis on providing access to low-income families-PBS KIDS h...


Biden: International Community Must Stand Up Against Russian Aggression in Ukraine

Speaking Monday in Kyiv alongside President Petro Poroshenko, Biden noted Ukraine is "fighting both the cancer of corruption" and "the unrelenting aggression of...


Ray-Ban maker, Essilor to merge into $49B firm

Del Vecchio. Luxottica will also be removed from the Milan stock exchange, because EssilorLuxottica will be traded on the Paris stock exchange instead. Mediob...


International Monetary Fund boosts growth forecast for U.S.

The global economy was set to accelerate over the next two years but there were uncertainties around exactly what policies the United States would put in place ...


Eight men have as much wealth as the world's poorest half

Oxfam , an global confederation of 18 non-governmental organizations, published their findings on Monday which also found that the world's 10 biggest corporatio...


Radar failure at Lucknow Airport, all operations suspended

Apart from domestic destinations, some airlines use Lucknow's airport to fly to and from the United Arab Emirates. Due to a major radar problem, the worldwide...


Has Lindsay Lohan embraced Islam? Seems like!

Lindsay has been spotted carrying a Quran a couple of times and last October, she had even posted a picture of her wearing a "hijaab" (headscarf) that was gift...


Bank of America's 4Q profit jumps 43 percent

Bank of America's large base of USA deposits and rate-sensitive mortgage securities makes it particularly dependent on an uptick in interest rates, which remai...


PBS KIDS debuts on 75 PBS stations including Costa Mesa

The January 16 debut will occur across 75 licensees, with additional roll-outs in the coming month. As befits the era of Netflix and Facebook Live, PBS will d...


Boeing, SpiceJet in $22bn deal for 205 planes

The agreement also provided a big boost for Boeing in India. "The economics of the 737 MAXs will allow SpiceJet to profitably open new markets, expand connectiv...


South Korea investigators mull arrest warrant for Samsung leader: Yonhap

The special prosecution had said it would make a decision on Lee by Sunday. "He has denied most of the allegations". The team also said it will decide on whethe...


France's Peterhansel wins 13th Dakar Rally title

Saturday's 64km timed special stage between Rio Cuarto and Buenos Aires concluded Dakar Rally 2017 and its 9,000km route through South America. The three Fren...


Pilot killed as Thai fighter jet crashes at air show

Photo taken on January 14, 2017 shows smokes rising from the crash site of a Thai Air Force's Gripen combat fighter during a National Children's Day flight sh...


Thousands of families evacuate their home ahead of expected flooding in Britain

Around 100 soldiers were also deployed to Slegness in Lincolnshire, where around 3,000 people were urged to leave their homes. Residents evacuated over fears ...


Exports rise for 4th month in Dec; up 5.72% at $23.9 billion

Imports during December 2016 were valued at US$ 34254.32 million (Rs. 232588.18 crore) which was 0.46 per cent higher in Dollar terms and 2.43 per cent higher i...


Lockheed assures Trump it will cut F-35 fighter jet costs

Lockheed Martin investors are now concerned regarding Donald Trump involvement in the F-35 project as under cost reduction objective, its profit margins are ...


Wedbush Reiterates Outperform Rating for Gamestop Corporation (GME)

Shares in the company were 8.0% lower at $22.64 in early trade on Friday. Macquarie reaffirmed an outperform rating and issued a $36.00 price target on shares o...


Bank of America Profit Rises 43% on Bond Trading, Cost Cuts

The Charlotte-based bank, which kicked off earnings season for the largest USA financial firms, said it earned 40 cents a share, compared 27 cents a year earlie...


Most Recent analysts Ratings: Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE:MRO)

They noted that the move was a valuation call. Shares of Marathon Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:MPC) have received a consensus recommendation of "Buy" from the ...


China Vanke's No. 2 shareholder sells stake

Vanke's third largest shareholder China Evergrande Group (3333.HK), which quickly built up its stake late past year, said in a statement on Friday it has no int...


Does Africa Oil Corp Have Any Gas After Today's Huge Increase?

During the same period previous year, the firm posted $0.78 earnings per share. Macquarie increased their target price on Africa Oil Corp. from C$3.23 to C$3.24...


Oil prices up on world market

The Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries is planning to cut its output by 1.2 million barrels per day to 32.50 million bpd from January 1. OPEC Sec...


Alec Baldwin Mocks Donald Trump's 'Golden Showers' Scandal on SNL!

He also generously points out that the newly-minted politician should get a writing credit for SNL , given how many of Trump's tweets and quotes were used ...


HTC will cut back on its new phones by half in 2017

The HTC U Ultra and U Play are part of the said "six to seven" models this year, which means consumers should only expect four or five more for the rest of the ...