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Cyrus Mistry removed from Tata Teleservices Board

Wadia also said the "alleged reasons for seeking my removal do not even remotely relate to my performance or my conduct as an Independent Director of Tata Motors for 18 years". Considering he would have voted against the resolution brought by Tata Sons, less than half of the negative votes for the resolution may be his own. Holders of Tata Motors ADRs can tell the depositary bank, which holds the carmaker's stock on their behalf, on how to vote at the extraordinary general meeting, according ... Read More

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T department seized Rs 3.25 crore in old denominations in Delhi

As per the reports, the raid was carried out at a hotel in Karol Bagh in the national capital. "They had hired packaging specialists who pack these notes in such a manner that they are even undetectable by airport scanning machines". During interrogation, the suspects claimed that they were specialists in transporting hawala money in such a way that it could go undetected through X-ray machines. Read More

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DEMONETIZATION: Wholesale Price Inflation falls to 3.15% in November

Substantial decline in wholesale prices was witnessed in vegetables (-24.10 per cent), Onion (-51.51 per cent) and oil seeds (-5.05 per cent) last month. Primary articles inflation was 1.25 per cent and fuels inflation was 7.07 per cent. However, the price of ragi (20%), gram (10%), coffee (10%), wheat (5%), poultry chicken and barley (4% each) and bajra, fish-inland, tea, fish-marine, egg and jowar (1% each) moved up. Read More

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Fans give their verdict on Matt Terry's 'X Factor' victory

Last night the last three contestants on The X Factor 2016, 5 After Midnight , Matt Terry and Saara Aalto sang to stay in the competition and win this year's crown. Runner-up Aalto thanked everyone for their support and told O'Leary: "This has been an wonderful journey". John Lewis's annual seasonal offering has been synonymous with the festive feel-good factor for years now, and it appears that has not gone unnoticed by at least one X Factor judge. Read More

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New Italian coalition government to be sworn in

Italy has different electoral laws for its two chambers and the president has said they need to be harmonized to try to make sure a solid government can emerge from the next ballot. "Long live Italy", Renzi said on Twitter. He still leads the Democratic Party, although he faces internal party challenges should he bid for a return to the premiership when elections are eventually scheduled. Read More

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Skin, sand, slow-mo running: trailer for Baywatch reboot released

Skin, sand, slow-mo running: trailer for Baywatch reboot released

And I do believe that Baywatch has the potential for a Lord/Miller-style movie reboot, making fun of what the franchise has become known for. Needless to say, Indian fans of PC slammed the trailer. All we can see is a re-branding of the name " Baywatch ", packaged to come off as a cop-buddy movie. Directed by Seth Gordon ( Horrible Bosses ), Baywatch is set to arrive in theaters May 19, 2017. Read More

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Wisconsin recount nears end; Michigan's halted

Opponents were quick to explain that Michigan's recount law does not exist in order to prove the legitimacy of the election but rather to contend the results. It was the judge's midnight ruling Monday that started the recount in MI. On Monday, U.S. District Judge Mark Goldsmith ordered an immediate statewide recount of the 4.8 million ballots cast in MI last month. Read More

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WikiLeaks' Assange releases statement he gave prosecutors

WikiLeaks' Assange releases statement he gave prosecutors

He claimed his Swedish lawyer was excluded from the two days of questioning by Swedish authorities last month, "yet another breach of my basic rights". Assange portrayed other text messages from S.W.as indicating that Swedish police were eager to press charges against him over her opposition. Justin Trudeau cries while reuniting with Syrian refugee Justin Trudeau wiped his tears as a Syrian father recalled how they met at Pearson Airport one year ago. Read More

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Russian, OPEC ministers to meet this week on oil output cuts

Last week, OPEC agreed to cut production of oil for the first time since 2008 in a last-ditch bid to support prices. Mohammed Sanusi Barkindo, briefing reporters on the sidelines of India's Petrotech energy conference, said Asia would have a big role to play in the demand growth and that there was plenty of room for OPEC and non-OPEC countries to grow in the global oil market. Read More

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Chinese investor swoops for historic country pub

Chinese investor swoops for historic country pub

A village pub made that hit the headlines across the world after a visit by China's President Xi Jinping and then Prime Minister David Cameron has been bought by a Chinese firm. "Asian investors are becoming more interested in United Kingdom markets, particularly hotels, and we're seeing more and more Chinese investors", said Neil Morgan, managing director of pubs and restaurants for Christie & Co. Read More

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Company official: Dakota Access Pipeline will be completed

The company building the $3.8 billion Dakota Access oil pipeline is slamming the Obama administration after the U.S. Army's decision not to grant an easement for the project. The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers put the project on hold over the weekendwhen Assistant Secretary of the Army Jo-Ellen Darcy issued a memorandum saying the pipeline's crossing "merits additional analysis, more rigorous exploration and evaluation of reasonable siting alternatives and greater public and tribal ... Read More

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Hurricane Otto Crawls Westward Over Caribbean

While Hurricane Otto is a potential soaker capable of dropping 15-20 inches of rain to some Central American mountains, it's no threat to Florida, and that's something we can be thankful for this Thanksgiving. If so, it will keep the same name, according to the hurricane center. "The storm's intensity has increased and the concentration of clouds has moved to its central area, generating winds of up to 68 miles per hour (110 kpm)", Fallas said. Read More

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Boris Johnson Flees Dermot Murnaghan's 'Pub Quiz' On Sky News

Doing so, which has also been mooted by Brexit Secretary David Davis, would allow the United Kingdom to have a soft Brexit, rather than a "hard" one which would involve leaving the free trade area. The Observer reported members of May's own party are anxious they could lose the next general election, timed for 2020, if her Brexit push ends up alienating moderate supporters. Read More

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Over 1 mn Google accounts breached by Gooligan: Check Point

Over 1 mn Google accounts breached by Gooligan: Check Point

Check Point Software Technologies discovered the code, named Gooligan , which is an aggressive variation of the "Ghost Push" family of Potentially Harmful Apps . The hack has so far mostly been witnessed in the Asian region, with only 19% in South and North America and 9% in Europe. Even Google's two-factor authentication fails to stop the attack as the malware shows the user as already logged-in. Read More

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House Democrats to Hold Leadership Elections

House Democrats to Hold Leadership Elections

At the same time I love Tim Ryan. "I understand responsibilities will have to be reallocated in order to make room at the leadership table for others, but we must make sure that we do not send the message that, of the top three leaders, the assistant leader bears the blame for our losses", he wrote. Read More

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Oil drops amid caution over OPEC meeting; stocks mixed

Oil drops amid caution over OPEC meeting; stocks mixed

Following unexpected victories for Donald Trump in the US and the U.K.'s campaign to leave the European Union, investors are on edge about Italy's referendum. A Yes vote from the Italian public on December 4 would hand powers back to Italy's regions, making parliament's lower house - the Chamber of Deputies - more powerful than the Senate. Read More

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Trump 'thank you' tour to start Thursday in Cincinnati

Thursday night's event is planned for the gaping US Bank arena in downtown Cincinnati in western OH, another midwestern state that helped put Mr Trump over the top. Mr Trump announced the plans on Tuesday on his website. Trump's victory in OH on November 8 helped send the Republican to the White House. "It's actually sort of old-fashioned, that you want to actually meet people and press the flesh with them". Read More

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China yuan weakens to near 8.5-year low

China yuan weakens to near 8.5-year low

The Wall Street Journal reported on Friday that China plans to tighten controls on companies looking to invest overseas in an effort to slow surging outflows. In light of the weakening yuan, China's central bank has warned commercial banks in Shanghai to avoid allowing money to flow out within the Shanghai Free Trade Zone (FTZ), Reuters reported on Friday. Read More

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