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Stock Market News For Nov 22, 2017

Benchmarks finished in the green on Tuesday following gains in the technology and healthcare sectors. Increase in Apple’s shares boosted the broader tech sector, while healthcare stocks rallied upward after Medtronic posted strong quarterly performance and reiterated its fiscal 2018 revenue and EPS guidance. All the three key U.S. indexes reached all-time highs on Tuesday, with the S&P 500 moving ... Read More »

News Live: Godrej Agrovet IPO draws heavy demand, oversubscribed 95 times

Top Headlines:1. The GST Council announces steps to ease compliance burden on small businesses 2. Anti-nuclear campaign ICAN wins 2017 Nobel Peace Prize 3. Aadhaar now mandatory for post office deposits, PPF, and National Savings Certificate 4. Devalue rupee or provide stimulus: India faces difficult choices in bid to boost growth 5. Despite cut, Moody’s says fuel rate 2.5 times of Singapore benchmark ... Read More »

News LIVE: BJP President Amit Shah urges an end to communism in India

India is expected to retain its position as the top remittances receiving country, with its diaspora set to pump in a whopping USD 65 billion in the year 2017, the World Bank said on Tuesday. Ahead of the annual meeting of the International Monetary Fund and the World Bank, a report issued by the global lender said that remittances, which ... Read More »

The past 24 hours in Trump-Russia news, explained

In the past 24 hours, a few big news stories have emerged that shed new light on the scope and sophistication of Russia’s interference in American politics in 2016 and potential connections to the Trump administration. First, in an exclusive report, Foreign Policy revealed that Russian lawyer Natalia Veselnitskaya met with Russia-friendly Rep. Dana Rohrabacher (R-CA) just two months before she met ... Read More »

Finance news you need to know today

THE Australian market looks set to open flat with little to lead it with US and British markets closed due to public holidays. At 0703 AEST on Tuesday, the share price futures index was down four points, or 0.07 per cent, at 5,709. Meanwhile, the Australian dollar is hardly changed against a steady US counterpart with northern American traders absent ... Read More »

US Navy grounds T-45 training jet fleet following Fox News report

The U.S. Navy announced Wednesday it has grounded all T-45 Goshawk jet training flights for three days, after Fox News reported that up to 100 instructor pilots were refusing to fly the aircraft citing problems with its oxygen system. “We take the concerns of our aircrew seriously and have directed a … safety pause for the T-45 community to allow ... Read More »

Finance News Update, what you need to know

WORLD FINANCE UPDATE: The Australian share market looks set to open lower following a mixed session on Wall Street with the S&P 500 down as investors worried that US President Donald Trump’s plan to cut taxes and boost the economy could take longer than previously expected At 0705 AEDT on Tuesday, the share price futures index was down 10 points, ... Read More »

Kremlin says it wants apology from Fox News over Putin comments

The Kremlin said on Monday it wanted an apology from Fox News over what it said were “unacceptable” comments one of the channel’s presenters made about Russian President Vladimir Putin in an interview with U.S. counterpart Donald Trump. Fox News host Bill O’Reilly described Putin as “a killer” in the interview with Trump as he tried to press the U.S. ... Read More »

News Corp broadens Google antitrust complaint – source

News Corp (NWSA.O) has expanded its complaint against Google (GOOGL.O) to EU antitrust regulators investigating whether the Internet search engine abused its dominance, a person familiar with the matter said on Monday. News Corp, controlled by media mogul Rupert Murdoch and the owner of the Wall Street Journal and publisher HarperCollins, took its grievance to the European Commission two years ... Read More »