Heavy Rainfall Brings Mumbai To Standstill, Trains Delayed

The heavy downpour reminded over the 26 July, 2005 deluge in Mumbai - as people were seen stranded in Mumbai . On August 27 Mumbai witnessed heavy rain of 60 mm of heavy rains. Anand Mahindra tweeted that he was cancelling a flight to Delh... More..

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Gas prices already rising and likely to go higher thanks to Harvey
by | Tuesday, August 29, 2017

Gas prices already rising and likely to go higher thanks to Harvey

Motor fuel prices rose as much as 6.8 percent and oil in NY slipped 2.6 percent. The storm has affected about 2.2 million barrels per day of refining capacity in the United States, including ExxonMobil, She...More..

Harvey creates big test for new Texas property insurance law
by | Tuesday, August 29, 2017

Harvey creates big test for new Texas property insurance law

Flood damage in Texas from Hurricane Harvey may equal that from 2005's Hurricane Katrina, the costliest natural disaster in USA history, said an insurance research group on Sunday. The difference could amount t...More..

Chennai cops issue advisory on Blue Whale challenge
by | Tuesday, August 29, 2017

Chennai cops issue advisory on Blue Whale challenge

The game, commonly known as "Blue Whale", targets vulnerable youth and walks them through a 50-step scenario that ultimately leads to the player's suicide , LeFlore County Sheriff Rob Seale said in a news rele...More..

Average gas prices rise
by | Tuesday, August 29, 2017

Average gas prices rise

Nationally, regular unleaded gasoline averaged $2.36 a gallon Sunday, up from $2.35 Saturday and $2.33 a week ago. Some U-S production of gasoline is shut down because of the storm. The federal government say...More..

Rs 1000 note to make a comeback in new avatar
by | Tuesday, August 29, 2017

Rs 1000 note to make a comeback in new avatar

The government will soon start printing the new Rs 1,000 notes with enhanced security features as compared to its predecessor, Daily News & Analysis ( DNA ) reported. While the government had printed it for ...More..

Brewery stops making beer, sends cans of water for Harvey flood relief
by | Tuesday, August 29, 2017

Brewery stops making beer, sends cans of water for Harvey flood relief

Anheuser-Busch and MillerCoors are working with the Red Cross to provide clean, safe drinking water to the victims of Hurricane Harvey. Beer production for a major brewing company has stopped this week in ord...More..

by | Tuesday, August 29, 2017

"Straight Outta Compton's" Jason Mitchell Threatens Passenger On Flight

When a first class customer chose to interject, Mitchell loudly asks "Am I talking to you?" According to reports, the New Orleans native was enraged because someone was sitting in his first class seat after ...More..

Kenya: Ban on plastic bags takes effect
by | Tuesday, August 29, 2017

Kenya: Ban on plastic bags takes effect

A spot check indicated many individuals and shops in the capital city, Nairobi , as yet bundling merchandise in plastic sacks. Big Kenyan supermarket chains like France's Carrefour and Nakumatt have already ...More..

Gasoline future prices jump in Harvey's wake due to refinery disruptions
by | Tuesday, August 29, 2017

Gasoline future prices jump in Harvey's wake due to refinery disruptions

Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement. That could dump substantially more water on already flooded areas, create more wind damage and further complicate repairs to refineries like the Exon Mobil ...More..

Gilead to buy Kite for promising cancer therapies in $12 bln deal
by | Monday, August 28, 2017

Gilead to buy Kite for promising cancer therapies in $12 bln deal

Gabalex Capital Management Llc sold 50,000 shares as the company's stock declined 8.05% while stock markets rallied. (NASDAQ:GILD) for 20,957 shares. Gilead Sciences now has $98.58B valuation. Cubist Systemat...More..

Hyperloop Competition Winners Get Above 200 miles per hour
by | Monday, August 28, 2017

Hyperloop Competition Winners Get Above 200 miles per hour

The first competition was run back in January with team Warr, consisting of 30 students from the Technical University of Munich, winning. SpaceX CEO Elon Musk attended Sunday's competition and praised WA...More..

This fitness tracker may soon be iconic, the Fitbit Ionic
by | Monday, August 28, 2017

This fitness tracker may soon be iconic, the Fitbit Ionic

Perhaps most significantly, the Fitbit Ionic promises four days of battery life on a single charge. Rather than run Android Wear, it leverages a new operating system called Fitbit OS. A special Adidas edi...More..

by | Monday, August 28, 2017

Greenlam Industries Ltd (GRNLAMIND.BO) Shares Climb Higher For the Week

In some cases, MA's may be used as strong reference points for spotting support and resistance levels. GBP Hedged (DXGZ.L) touched 1474.00 on a recent bid indicating that the Tenkan line is still hovering abo...More..

by | Monday, August 28, 2017

Yellen, Draghi mount defense of post-crisis financial regulation

The dollar was buoyant against the yen on Friday as some participants bought back the currency to square positions ahead of a meeting of central bankers in Jackson Hole, Wyoming. "The evidence shows that reform...More..

Amazon takes over Whole Foods
by | Monday, August 28, 2017

Amazon takes over Whole Foods

The discounts will be on such items as: Whole Trade bananas; organic large brown eggs, avocados, baby kale, baby lettuce and Gala and Fuji apples; "animal-welfare-rated" 85% lean ground beef; organic "respons...More..

How Hurricane Harvey could hit Canada's gas prices
by | Monday, August 28, 2017

How Hurricane Harvey could hit Canada's gas prices

The storm is striking a region that has a cluster of refineries that process 5 million barrels of oil a day. That means there will be less gasoline to meet the demand from American drivers. And as for what thos...More..

Court Jails Billionaire For Five Years For Bribery Scandal
by | Monday, August 28, 2017

Court Jails Billionaire For Five Years For Bribery Scandal

However, the judge said Lee likely knew the foundation was "not a conventional one" and that the payments would be spent to buy horses for Choi's equestrian daughter. Park, Korea's first female leader, is in tr...More..

Uber CEO Search: Jeff Immelt Backs Out, But Meg Whitman Reportedly Reconsidering
by | Monday, August 28, 2017

Uber CEO Search: Jeff Immelt Backs Out, But Meg Whitman Reportedly Reconsidering

I have huge respect for the company & founders - Travis, Garrett and Ryan. But while Uber's board and executive management team went on a hunt for a new leader, a battle erupted between Kalanick loyalists o...More..

U.S. stocks end higher; oil shares boosted by hurricane
by | Monday, August 28, 2017

U.S. stocks end higher; oil shares boosted by hurricane

Ms. Yellen steered clear of monetary policy comments in her speech, instead laying out a measured, footnoted philosophy on regulation . In Friday's remarks, Ms. Yellen's predecessor, Ben Bernanke, signal...More..

USA revises assessment of N. Korea launch
by | Monday, August 28, 2017

USA revises assessment of N. Korea launch

North Korea responded by threatening to bomb the waters surrounding the United States territory of Guam, which led to one of the most serious escalations in hostile rhetoric between Washington and Pyongyang in ...More..

Live News Team Covering Hurricane Harvey Saves Flooded Truck Driver's Life
by | Monday, August 28, 2017

Live News Team Covering Hurricane Harvey Saves Flooded Truck Driver's Life

They urged people to get on top of their homes to avoid becoming trapped in attics and to wave sheets or towels to draw attention to their location. "Do not climb into the water". Put yourself in that place: yo...More..

CBS to Buy Australian Broadcaster Ten Network
by | Monday, August 28, 2017

CBS to Buy Australian Broadcaster Ten Network

The broadcaster has entered a binding agreement to acquire the business and assets of the troubled Australian media company. "Network Ten is a prime broadcasting asset with over half a century of experience a...More..

Ram Rahim Sentencing Tomorrow - Mobile Internet Blocked in Punjab & Haryana
by | Monday, August 28, 2017

Ram Rahim Sentencing Tomorrow - Mobile Internet Blocked in Punjab & Haryana

Security forces were deployed to prevent further violence, and Hayana's state government ordered a search of all centres linked to the sect. Several cases of torching of DTC buses and train coaches were repo...More..

Should Taylor Swift Return to Country Music?
by | Monday, August 28, 2017

Should Taylor Swift Return to Country Music?

The Game Of Thrones character, played by Maisie Williams , finally gave fans what they had been asking for this season when she returned to Winterfell to reunite with her brother Bran (Isaac Hempstead Wright...More..

Hurricane Harvey Leaves Logjam of Cargo, Cruise Ships at Galveston Port
by | Monday, August 28, 2017

Hurricane Harvey Leaves Logjam of Cargo, Cruise Ships at Galveston Port

The Freedom now has 3,666 passengers and the Valor is carrying 3,628 passengers. Carnival Freedom and Carnival Valor are in New Orleans today for a short technical stop to replenish provisions before resu...More..

by | Monday, August 28, 2017

Hurricane Harvey Has Knocked Out 25 Per Cent Of Gulf Gas Production

Gulf Coast. Oil prices in United States rose during Friday's trade as the dollar fell. The federal agency in charge of offshore drilling says oil and gas companies operating in the Gulf of Mexico are evacua...More..

Hurricane Harvey impacts Gulfport flights
by | Sunday, August 27, 2017

Hurricane Harvey impacts Gulfport flights

A Houston Airport System statement at midday Sunday said George Bush Intercontinental Airport and Hobby Airport are closed to commercial flights until further notice. Hobby Airport is 7 miles south of downtown ...More..

by | Sunday, August 27, 2017

Shares to buy from the think tanks: Marathon Petroleum Corporation (MPC)

Almost 4.06 million shares were traded by the close, higher than its average daily volume of 3.9 million shares. Menta Cap Limited Company has invested 0.12% in Marathon Petroleum Corp (NYSE: MPC ). The Chemica...More..

Jeff Immelt has dropped out of Uber's contentious CEO race
by | Sunday, August 27, 2017

Jeff Immelt has dropped out of Uber's contentious CEO race

Immelt was reportedly a top candidate for the job. Times reporter Mike Isaac tweeted that Immelt pulled out to save face because he didn't have the necessary support from Uber's board. Benchmark still believe...More..