Sensex all-time-high at 34355.28 pts

The 30-share Sensex was trading higher by 201.57, or 0.59 per cent, at 34,355.42 at 1155hrs. Among the 50 stocks in the Nifty50 index, 39 were trading in the green, while 11 were in the red. Important bills passed during the session also included t... More..

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Comedian Jerry Van Dyke dies at 86
by | Monday, January 08, 2018

Comedian Jerry Van Dyke dies at 86

Van Dyke made his acting debut on his older brother's show, The Dick Van Dyke Show and was a regular on " The Judy Garland Show ". The actor essayed the role of the assistant coach of the fictional Minnes...More..

Why stars are wearing Time's Up pins — Golden Globes
by | Monday, January 08, 2018

Why stars are wearing Time's Up pins — Golden Globes

The Globes, which will be broadcast live at 8 p.m. EDT on NBC, had always been the stomping grounds of disgraced mogul Harvey Weinstein, whose downfall precipitated allegations against James Toback, Kevin Space...More..

SpaceX to launch mysterious Zuma spacecraft from Cape Canaveral
by | Monday, January 08, 2018

SpaceX to launch mysterious Zuma spacecraft from Cape Canaveral

The landing caused a sonic boom to be heard all the way to Orlando. SpaceX had originally planned for this launch in November of past year. (SpaceX has had 17 consecutive successful landings, so they're getting...More..

George Weah invites Arsene Wenger to his inauguration
by | Monday, January 08, 2018

George Weah invites Arsene Wenger to his inauguration

Weah was said to have had a special session with Prophet Joshua who assured him of victory in the November 7 rescheduled run-off election. A worker dusts a walkway in front of a billboard bearing the pictures...More..

Will & Grace star Debra Manning slams E! over Catt Sadler over inequality
by | Monday, January 08, 2018

Will & Grace star Debra Manning slams E! over Catt Sadler over inequality

It was an awkward interaction, especially since Giuliana did not directly address Debra's gripe about Catt - who recently revealed that she left E! after discovering her male counterpart, Jason Kennedy , had b...More..

Arctic blast freezes US, Canada, affects flights
by | Monday, January 08, 2018

Arctic blast freezes US, Canada, affects flights

Kennedy ( JFK) International Airport is not available due to bad weather . JFK Airport is the busiest airport in the Northeast, and the fifth-busiest in the United States. On Twitter, passengers shared stor...More..

Crude Oil Price Retreats After Hitting 2015 Highs
by | Sunday, January 07, 2018

Crude Oil Price Retreats After Hitting 2015 Highs

Oil has risen for two years running as the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries and Russian Federation led a coalition of oil producers in cutting output. Oil hit its highest since May 2015 this we...More..

Father of Slender Man attacker criticises new, 'absurd' film
by | Sunday, January 07, 2018

Father of Slender Man attacker criticises new, 'absurd' film

Even if, in 2018, Slender Man lacks the bite it once had - it's been almost a decade after the original creepypasta that started it all hit the Something Awful forums - maybe there's still promise for a good ...More..

Apple App Store witnessed record $300 million sales on January 1
by | Sunday, January 07, 2018

Apple App Store witnessed record $300 million sales on January 1

Hundreds of popular Android apps covertly leave the phone's microphone switched on - listening to users as they watch TV and film. Naturally, one of the first things people do when receiving an Apple ga...More..

by | Sunday, January 07, 2018

West Oak Capital LLC Lowers Position in Charles Schwab Corp (SCHW)

Its opening price on the last trading day was $51.52. About 1.32M shares traded. The Charles Schwab Corporation (NYSE: SCHW ) has risen 32.11% since January 4, 2017 and is uptrending. A 15 analysts rate it as...More..

2 planes collide on ground at Toronto airport, firefighter hurt
by | Sunday, January 07, 2018

2 planes collide on ground at Toronto airport, firefighter hurt

WestJet Flight 2425, carrying 174 people from Cancun, was waiting to taxi to an arrival gate when a Sunwing aircraft backed into it Friday night (Jan. The collision between the two planes from Sunwing Airlines ...More..

GDP growth seen slowing to 6.5%
by | Sunday, January 07, 2018

GDP growth seen slowing to 6.5%

Briefing media persons here on Friday, Chief Statistician T C A Anant said that the next two quarters of the financial year will have a GDP growth of 7 per cent which will be better than the first two quarter...More..

Bay Area reacts to strong quake
by | Sunday, January 07, 2018

Bay Area reacts to strong quake

No injuries or accidents were reported. The USGS placed the epicenter of the natural disaster next to the Claremont Club and Spa in Berkeley. "You wouldn't necessarily feel an natural disaster of that size"...More..

United Flight Reroutes to Alaska After Passenger 'Smears Feces Everywhere'
by | Sunday, January 07, 2018

United Flight Reroutes to Alaska After Passenger 'Smears Feces Everywhere'

The United Airlines website indicated that Flight 895 was diverted to Anchorage, and the departure to Hong Kong was cancelled due to "operational difficulties". Passengers were put up in hotels and the airl...More..

by | Sunday, January 07, 2018

Chevron (CVX) Earns "Buy" Rating from Jefferies Group

New Capital Management LP now owns 1,455 shares of the oil and gas company's stock worth $156,000 after purchasing an additional 4 shares in the last quarter. Shares for $3.43 million were sold by JOHNSON JAMES...More..

Flights backlogged at John F. Kennedy Airport
by | Sunday, January 07, 2018

Flights backlogged at John F. Kennedy Airport

Kennedy International Airport . THIS is the moment anxious passengers were notified that their plane would not be able to land due to horrendous weather conditions. The Port Authority attributed the delays to...More..

by | Sunday, January 07, 2018

Reflections on the Current State of The Charles Schwab Corporation (SCHW)

Cornerstone Capital Management Hldgs Ltd Llc accumulated 235,743 shares or 0.08% of the stock. Shellback Capital Lp decreased Penn Natl Gaming Inc (PENN) stake by 33.6% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. Since Au...More..

Ripple co-founder is now richer than the Google founders on paper
by | Sunday, January 07, 2018

Ripple co-founder is now richer than the Google founders on paper

It only takes a few seconds to finalise transactions. This rumour prompted the value of Ripple to jump from around $US2.50 per coin to $US3.80 ($3.18 to $4.85) - in other words, it increased by about 50 per...More..

Zuckerberg's 2018 personal challenge focuses on Facebook
by | Saturday, January 06, 2018

Zuckerberg's 2018 personal challenge focuses on Facebook

Zuckerberg has repeatedly condemned Russia's attempts to influence the elections through Facebook posts and advertisements and pledged a year ago to ramp up spending to confront the problem. "If we're successf...More..