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Business ITC Q4 net profit up 12 per cent to Rs 2669.47 crore
Author: 0 ITC Q4 net profit up 12 per cent to Rs 2669.47 crore

However, total income of the company increased by 36.74% at Rs 8829.64 crore for year under review as compared to Rs 6457.27 crore for the year ended March 31, 2016. The company's market valuation surged Rs 10,871.98 crore to Rs 3,74,928.98 crore. Meanwhile, the segment grew to Rs 10,511.83 crore year-on-year from Rs 9,731.17 crore last year.

Author: 0 Hacker breaks into Harvard student paper to troll Mark Zuckerberg

The address was the thematic opposite of much of President Trump's speeches , with some saying that Zuckerberg "positioned himself as the anti-Trump ". "I had my little laptop here". "My dad took this video when I got accepted to Harvard", Zuckerberg wrote in the Facebook post . Its broad reach has made the company a lightning rod for controversy, most recently for the ways that producers of fake news stories used it to influence public opinion during the 2016 United States ...

Author: 0 Trump threatens prosecution over Manchester attack leaks

The pictures published by the New York Times included remains of the bomb and of the rucksack carried by the suicide bomber, and showed blood stains amid the wreckage. Britain's Queen Elizabeth speaks to Millie Robson, 15, and her mother, Marie, while on a visit to a Manchester hospital to meet victims of the terror attack.

Business Trump budget slashes money of clean air and water programs
Author: 0 Trump budget slashes money of clean air and water programs

The proposal would trim the EPA's funding by $5.65 billion or more than 31%. He said that the confusion caused by federal regulations is now being addressed by President Trump . This budget directly targets communities around the country by completely eliminating all spending on almost a dozen state and regional programs that provide vital research and protection for treasured watersheds, including programs on the Great Lakes, the Chesapeake Bay basin, Lake Champlain, Long Island ...

Author: 0 Seven Eight Capital LP Acquires New Position in Exxon Mobil Co. (XOM)

Therefore 75% are positive. The Higher end of the revenue forecast is $70.19 Billion, while the Lower end of the forecast is $61.16 Billion. Stock is now moving with a negative distance from the 200 day simple moving average of approximately -3.28%, and has a poor year to date (YTD) performance of -8.83% which means the stock is constantly subtracting to its value from the previous fiscal year end price.

Author: 0 OPEC agrees to extend production cuts

OPEC made a decision to continue with the current level of cuts, sending oil prices lower , as that particular outcome of the OPEC meeting was expected and already priced into the oil market. Meetings released Wednesday from the U.S. U.S crude oil production is now expected to average 9.3 million bpd this year and nearly 10.0 million bpd next year, compared to an estimated 8.

Author: 0 Macron unshaken by Trump power grip

U.S. President Donald Trump met his match in a handshake showdown with France's new president , Emmanuel Macron . Lombardi told The Daily Beast that when he first notified Trump adviser Steve Bannon about the plans, Bannon responded, "Oh great, don't worry about it".

Author: 0 Mark Zuckerberg's 'Best Memory' From Harvard Isn't Facebook

He also met his wife, Priscilla Chan, while attending the university. "When our parents graduated, objective reliably came from your job, your church, your community", Zuckerberg, 33, said in a commencement speech . "There is something wrong with our system when I can leave here and make billions of dollars in ten years when millions of students can't afford to pay off their loans, let alone start a business", Zuckerberg told the crowd on a cold, drizzly day when graduates' dark academic ...

Business Oil producers extend output cut by 9 months
Author: 0 Oil producers extend output cut by 9 months

Nigeria stands to continue to benefit from an improved oil revenue as the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) decided on Thursday in Vienna to extend cuts in oil output by nine months to March 2018 to further battle a global glut of crude.

Business Getting 'Round the 5th: US Senate Intel Committee Subpoenas Flynn's Businesses
Author: 0 Getting 'Round the 5th: US Senate Intel Committee Subpoenas Flynn's Businesses

The Senate Intelligence Committee said it is issuing new subpoenas for documents from two Virginia-based business entities controlled by Michael Flynn . Separately, the top United States intelligence official, Dan Coats, sidestepped a question on a Washington Post report that Trump had asked him and the National Security Agency chief to help him knock down the notion there was evidence of such collusion.

Author: 0 Gianforte apologizes to reporter after winning US House race

On Thursday, Republican Greg Gianforte lost the endorsements of the leading newspapers in Montana . Gianforte apologized in his victory speech: "When you make a mistake you have to own up to it. A Democratic upset in the race would set off alarms for Republicans already anxious about the effects of Trump's unpopularity and the healthcare issue on their candidates in next year's midterm elections, when Republicans must defend their 24-seat House majority.

Business Gilead Sciences, Inc. (GILD) Shares Bought by Capstone Asset Management Co
Author: 0 Gilead Sciences, Inc. (GILD) Shares Bought by Capstone Asset Management Co

It also reduced Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) stake by 2,720 shares and now owns 62,886 shares. On Tuesday, January 24 the stock rating was downgraded by Macquarie Research to "Neutral". Investors sentiment decreased to 1.31 in Q4 2016. Its down 0.23, from 0.93 in 2016Q3. Share performance for the month is now at -5.90%. 40 funds opened positions while 126 raised stakes.

Business China says no one should bring chaos to Korean peninsula
Author: 0 China says no one should bring chaos to Korean peninsula

All 15 council members, including the North 's closest ally China, approved the statement ahead of emergency closed consultations Tuesday where France's U.N. US President Donald Trump has warned that a "major, major conflict" with North Korea is possible if Pyongyang won't change its ways. Liu spoke to reporters after emergency Security Council consultations behind closed doors on the North's latest missile test .

Author: 0 British Police Make Two Further Arrests Over Manchester Attack

Armed police patrolled outside St. Paul's Cathedral in London , another popular tourist spot. The Palace of Westminster, which houses the British Parliament in London , was also closed Wednesday to all those without passes, and tours and events there were cancelled until further notice.

Author: 0 Union Environment Ministry bans sale of cattle for slaughter

The definition of cattle includes bulls, bullocks, cows, buffalos, steers, heifers, calves and camels. It requires anyone purchasing cattle to provide an undertaking that the animals are bought for agricultural purposes and not slaughter.

Business Macron's prime minister: like-minded
Author: 0 Macron's prime minister: like-minded

French President Emmanuel Macron and Paris Mayor Anne Hidalgo, left, walk together to attend a ceremony at the Paris city hall, France, Sunday, May 14, 2017. Mr Juppé praised the new prime minister as a man of "great talent". Meanwhile, criticism from Socialists and conservative Republicans met the nomination of Philippe as prime minister.

Author: 0 Trump, French President Macron Have Intense Handshake

Trump's aversion to hand-shaking seemed to lessen over the course of the US presidential campaign . During the election , Trump voiced his support for Macron's opponent, nationalist candidate Marine Le Pen . Video of the incident spread on social networks in multiple languages. BRUSSELS (AP) - U.S. President Donald Trump met his match in a handshake showdown with France's new president, Emmanuel Macron .

Author: 0 Greg Gianforte is leading in Montana special election

Witnesses said he grabbed Ben Jacobs and slammed him to the ground after being asked about the Republican health care bill. As Jacobs meant to record Gianforte's answer to his health care questions, he recorded the entire incident. Gianforte , a wealthy software executive, lost to Democratic Gov. Steve Bullock past year by about 4 points, even as President Trump rolled to a 20-point win in the state.

Author: 0 The internet is losing its mind over Trump's Saudi 'orb' photo

He said: "Terrorism has spread across the world". "A better future is only possible if your nations drive out the terrorists and drive out the extremists". Whether U.S. policy will change as a result of Rouhani's reelection remains to be seen. " Iran has a rich history and culture, but the people of Iran have endured hardship and despair under their leaders' reckless pursuit of conflict and terror", he said.

Author: 0 President Trump's proposed budget would have significant effects in Shelby County

The Congressional Budget Office says an estimated 51 million people under age 65 would be uninsured in 2026 under the latest version of the House Republican health care bill. "If you are on disability and you should not be, we need you to go back to work". The Trump budget could compound those restrictions by reducing the rate of growth in federal Medicaid funding even more.

Author: 0 Republican Greg Gianforte wins Montana special election

Gianforte canceled planned interviews, and the campaign has not commented on the altercation with a reporter Wednesday. US Republican Greg Gianforte has won a special congressional election in Montana , just hours after he was charged with assaulting a United Kingdom reporter.

Author: 0 Max Verstappen third after first practice in Monaco

Despite Mercedes' apparent struggles, Vettel is tipping the reigning world champions to bounce back on Saturday. Hamilton says that we not only wants to defeat Vettel fair and square, he wants to beat a driver at the top of his game.

Author: 0 Tehran Accuses Trump Administration of 'Iranophobia' and 'Hostile Policies'

Shiite Iran regularly points to the Saudis' fundamentalist Wahhabi creed and their efforts to spread it around the Muslim world as the root cause of violent Sunni jihadism. "Iran is committed to reach this level of trade between the two neighbors and now is a good opportunity to realize areas on interest to the two countries", Rouhani said .

Business Oil prices up 2% after deal to extend supply cut
Author: 0 Oil prices up 2% after deal to extend supply cut

The deal still had to be ratified by other OPEC producers at their 25 May ministerial meeting. In the first quarter of 2017, "the oil market was nearly balanced", the International Energy Agency said in its latest monthly report . The American Petroleum Institute was scheduled to release data for last week at 4:30 p.m. EDT on Tuesday, with the U.S. Energy Information Administration report due at 10:30 a.m.

Author: 0 Deutsche Bank AG Raises easyJet plc (EZJ) Price Target to GBX 1125

The company's overnight air cargo segment operates in the air express delivery services industry. About 50,787 shares traded. J Sainsbury plc (LON:SBRY) has risen 6.00% since April 18, 2017 and is uptrending. The rating was maintained by Deutsche Bank on Friday, September 18 with "Hold". On Tuesday, March 14 the stock rating was maintained by Cantor Fitzgerald with "Hold".

Business G-7 countries call for renewed common effort against cybercrime
Author: 0 G-7 countries call for renewed common effort against cybercrime

US Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said the United States reserved the right to be protectionist if it thought trade was not free or fair. The economy minister and central bank governor of Italy, which holds the G7 presidency, both replied negatively when asked at the end of a G7 meeting in Bari whether the group had any suspicions on the culprits of the attack.

Author: 0 Manchester Bomber Known to US Authorities Before Attack

According to the Kalam Research think-tank, which has an office in Tripoli, Abedi's father Abu Ismail left Saudi Arabia for London in 1992 and joined the Islamist Libyan Islamic Fighting Group in 1994. The senior Abedi worked as a security officer under dictator Moammar Gadhafi's rule. British Prime Minister Theresa May, who spoke about the matter with U.S.

Business Montana special election: Votes show close race
Author: 0 Montana special election: Votes show close race

Trump and Vice President Mike Pence recorded robocalls to voters on Gianforte's behalf, and Republican groups poured millions into ads criticizing Quist for property tax liens and unpaid debts, which Quist said stemmed from a botched gallbladder surgery.

Author: 0 GST rates: Tax on Gold not yet decided

The tax rate on non-AC restaurants will be 12%. Jaitley said most of the work relating to GST roll out has been completed and only a few things remain. While the rate proposed for cinema halls is lower than 40 to 55 per cent now, it may not result in a reduction in tariffs on cinema tickets as states continue to hold right to levy local charges on them.

Author: 0 Concepta PLC (CPT) Rating Reiterated by Beaufort Securities

Liberum Capital upgraded Hunting plc (LON:HTG) rating on Friday, December 4. BNP Paribas initiated the shares of MNGPF in report on Monday, September 14 with "Outperform" rating. Bancorp Of Ny Mellon has 0% invested in Kirkland's, Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) for 141,468 shares. Hightower Advisors Ltd holds 3,737 shares. Morgan Stanley reported 0% in Kirkland's, Inc.

Business Toronto Dominion Bank (The) (NYSE:TD) Broker Views On Wall Street
Author: 0 Toronto Dominion Bank (The) (NYSE:TD) Broker Views On Wall Street

Beutel Goodman & Co Ltd. now owns 26,049,255 shares of the bank's stock worth $1,302,551,000 after buying an additional 1,005,230 shares during the last quarter. Toronto Dominion Bank (The) was upgraded to "equal-weight" by analysts at Barclays. Toronto-Dominion Bank's revenue for the quarter was up 5.9% on a year-over-year basis.

Business US extends Iran nuclear sanctions relief
Author: 0 US extends Iran nuclear sanctions relief

Ruan Runling, a Chinese national, and three Chinese companies were sanctioned for their proliferation activities in support of a key designated Iranian defence entity, the Treasury statement said. Richard Nephew, a former USA negotiator with Iran now at Columbia University, called the renewal an "important step" in maintaining the deal but said it was still threatened by "congressional pressure, Republican politics, and the views of many people" in the Trump administration.

Author: 0 The Australian dollar has dropped after China rating cut

The Chinese economy expanded by 6 .7% in 2016 compared with 6.9% the previous year, the slowest growth since 1990. A spokesman for the Ministry of Finance said Moody's report "overestimated the difficulties faced by China's economy, and underestimated the Chinese government's capability to deepen the supply side structural reform and moderate expansion of gross demand".

Author: 0 Trump says intelligence leaks deeply troubling

Meanwhile, President Trump and the acting US ambassador to the U.K have both pledged that the source of the leaks will be identified - and, "if appropriate. The mayor of Manchester called the leaks "arrogant, wrong and disrespectful". Home Secretary Amber Rudd has also expressed concern that Abedi may not have been working alone.

Author: 0 Donald Trump meets Pope Francis at Vatican City

Trump's predecessor, Barack Obama, had a private audience with Francis at the Vatican in 2014 that lasted 50 minutes. Previously, Hillary Clinton and Laura Bush also visited Saudi Arabia without a headscarf. "It is my desire that you become an olive tree to construct peace", the Pope said in Spanish. "We can use peace", said the president, acknowledging the symbolism.

Author: 0 Did Trump really favor Macron in France?

President Donald Trump congratulated newly-elected French president Emmanuel Macron , and in a brief photo-op at the United States embassy in Brussels remarked on Macron's "tremendous victory". Rather than shake hands, Trump just stared off into space like a lost schoolboy. Throughout his time in office Trump seems to have perfected his signature intimidating handshake, in which he firmly grasps the hand of his victim and powerfully shakes and pulls on it for a ridiculously long ...

Business Yamana Gold Inc. (NYSE:AUY) Under Analyst Spotlight
Author: 0 Yamana Gold Inc. (NYSE:AUY) Under Analyst Spotlight

P/E ( price to earnings) ratio is 0 and Forward P/E ratio of 19.23. The stock added 4.03% beyond one week and declined -5.65% during previous one month session. The business also recently disclosed a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Friday, July 14th. Analysts forecast that Yamana Gold will post $0.05 earnings per share for the current year.

Author: 0 Donald Trump's budget, spending cuts are 'moral,' Mulvaney says

Trump's budget would limit subsidies to farmers , including a cut in government help for purchasing popular crop insurance policies. "Basically dead on arrival", said the Senate's No. "Three percent growth is not something we should talk about, but something that should drive everything". Mr Mulvaney's appearance was one of four planned for Wednesday as Trump Cabinet officials fanned out on Capitol Hill to defend the president's budget, which contains jarring, politically unrealistic ...

Author: 0 Some Republicans Blame Liberals And Journalists After GOP Candidate Body-Slams Reporter

And now a GoFundMe campaign has raised enough money for him to buy new ones. Gianforte yells, "The last guy who came here did the same thing", and a shaken-sounded Jacobs tells the candidate he just body-slammed him. "If you have somebody sticking a phone in your face, a mic in your face, over and over, and you don't know how to deal with the situation, you haven't really done that, you haven't dealt with that, I can see where it can.

Author: 0 Trump's views on Islam 'continue to evolve,' says Secretary of State

The President also hit out at Iran, accusing Tehran of "fuelling the fires of sectarian conflict". "Trump, who generated controversy with his push to ban many Muslims from entering the United States , described the fight against terrorism as a battle between good and evil rather than a clash of civilizations ".

Business NATO Allies Need To Pay Their Fair Share
Author: 0 NATO Allies Need To Pay Their Fair Share

The summit is expected to renew a long-standing commitment that each member will spend at least 2 per cent of GDP on defence. "Many of these nations owe massive amounts of money from past years", repeating a charge he had raised constantly on the campaign trail.

Author: 0 China's reforms not enough to arrest rising debt, another downgrade possible - Moody's

Earlier in the day, Moody's cut its China rating for the first time since 1989, saying that the country's financial strength is likely to erode as economic growth slows and debt will rise further. "While these connects bring benefits including, it is hoped, enhanced liquidity, they also risk introducing more direct contagion channels between China's and Hong Kong's financial markets ", Moody's said in a statement.

Author: 0 Another bad budget from Trump targets the poor

Brooke Singman is a Reporter for Fox News. Trump's budget would cut several key K-12 programs, while boosting funding for charter and private school voucher programs. Lowey said she anxious that Kelly didn't fully understand how important that money is to local jurisdictions, including New York City. He praised the president's initial budget released in March, while saying he was still "reviewing" the proposal's "impacts on the Sixth District specifically".

Business European markets watch Greek debt relief talks
Author: 0 European markets watch Greek debt relief talks

However, uncertainty over the loan has been one of the major factors behind Greece sliding back into recession, Howard Archer of IHS Markit told the BBC . The group has gone through numerous late-night meetings over Greece, whose debt crisis spiraled into three bailouts from the worldwide lenders in 2010, 2012 and a last, three-year program worth $95 billion in 2015.

Author: 0 Tiffany Increases Quarterly Dividend by 11%

Taking a broader look brokerage firms' analysts on the street with an expectant view have Tiffany & Co (NYSE: TIF ) high price target of $110 and with a conservative view have low price target of $76. If you are viewing this report on another domain, it was illegally copied and reposted in violation of United States & global copyright legislation. Franklin Resources Inc.