Stories about Finance

Dec 09 2017

Sensex rises over 150 points; Nifty above 10200

The gauge had rallied 352.03 points Thursday. The sharp bounce-back in the last two sessions came after losing over 400 points from the record high of 10,490 levels on ...

Dec 09 2017

Apple Fixes iOS 11.2 Homekit Vulnerability

Nonetheless, it allows for an unauthorized user to gain control of smart home devices connects via HomeKit . The fix does, however, disable remote access to shared users...

Dec 09 2017

Bryan Singer 'categorically denies' allegations of rape

In the lawsuit, Cesar Sanchez-Guzman said he met Mr. Singer for the first time at the 2003 party, which took place on a yacht in Seattle , when he offered to give him a ...

Dec 07 2017

Pacific carriers en route to higher profits in 2018: Iata

These are good times for airlines around the world but it's still a tough business, the industry's trade association says. More than 2.7 million people are expected to ...

Dec 06 2017

New York Daily News Calls Shohei Ohtani 'Chicken' For Passing On Yankees

For example, the Cardinals, already deep with intriguing outfield options include Stephen Piscotty and Randal Grichuck, are among the teams said to be interested in sever...

Dec 06 2017

Apple strikes interim deal on escrow fund for $15B Irish tax claim

The EU's ruling also angered a number government leaders in Ireland, who filed their own appeal on the grounds that the ruling infringes on the nation's sovereignty and...

Dec 05 2017

Amazon Australia Is Officially Here (For Real This Time, No Jokes, OK?)

United States ecommerce giant Amazon launched in Australia overnight with its first party retail and marketplace offer. There are no imminent plans to bring it here. ...

Dec 05 2017

Facebook payout turns Winklevoss twins into first Bitcoin billionaires

Even JP Morgan's senior analyst Tom Lee has confirmed the optimistic estimates it wants to climb within five years to $ 25,000, endorsing his undisputed commercial succes...

Dec 02 2017

Tesla activates world's biggest battery

More importantly for the residents of South Australia, they hope the Tesla's Powerpack system can begin to solve some of the massive energy problems experienced over past...

Dec 01 2017

Jaitley: India has standardised itself for growth rate of 7-8%

We should wait for the growth rates over the next 3-4 quarters before we can reach a definite conclusion. So, GST has had a major impact on this quarter's growth rate. ...

Nov 30 2017

Uber Hack Affected 2.7 Million Users And Drivers In The UK

Europe's national privacy regulators have joined forces to tackle Uber over the way it handled its monumental data breach previous year. Uber recently landed in trouble...

Nov 29 2017

Judge delays Uber-Waymo trial, slams Uber for withholding evidence

The hearing instead quickly turned into a forum raising more questions about Uber's ethics and corporate culture. The judge has repeatedly criticized Uber in strong terms...

Nov 29 2017

Your Smartphone Just Killed Black Friday

As of 10 a.m. Monday, Americans had spent almost $14 billion online since Thanksgiving Day, when many companies started their Black Friday sales, according to Adobe Ana...

Nov 28 2017

MI gas prices down 10 cents after Thanksgiving

At the beginning of November, prices reached almost $3 a gallon, the highest price since 2015. "AAA expects to see gas prices trend cheaper through the year-end, decrea...

Nov 26 2017

Protesters fire teargas shells at security forces

Angry mobs earlier set fire to four police vans and attacked journalists, local broadcaster Geo News reported. A court had given the government until 18 November to cle...

Nov 26 2017

Dish, CBS Sign New Agreement; Icahn Buys Stake in SandRidge

CBS officials said they, too were happy that the tiff was over. The blackout had prevented almost 3 million Dish subscribers from watching the NFL's Los Angeles Char...

Nov 25 2017

Market gains for 7th session, Sensex up 91 pts

The 30-share Sensex had earlier slipped to a low of 33,468.30, but some last-minute buying helped the index wipe- off losses and closed up 26.53 points, or 0.08 per cen...

Nov 24 2017

Ex Senegal Minister; Hong Kong Businessman Charged with Bribery

Ho was charged alongside former Senegalese foreign minister Cheikh Gadio over an alleged multimillion-dollar bribery scheme targeting top officials from Uganda and Chad i...

Nov 24 2017

Robinho sentenced to nine years for 2013 sexual assault

Brazilian footballer Robinho has been sentenced to nine years in jail after an Italian court found the former Real Madrid , Manchester City and AC Milan player guil...

Nov 22 2017

Uber-Volvo deal set to catalyze autonomous vehicle industry expansion

The deal is the latest development in a long-term alliance between the two firms. Volvo - which is owned by China's Geely and has yet to build a self-driving system - s...