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Swiss seen rejecting plan to speed exit from nuclear energy

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Polls show a tight race on the issue as the yes and no camps are neck and neck at 48% and 46% respectively. Swiss voters rejected a plan to force their government to accelerate the country's exit from nuclear energy in a referendum Sunday, turning down an initiative that would have seen the last plant shut in 2029. Read More »

PM attacked opposition over demonetisation

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Earlier the demand from Opposition benches in Rajya Sabha was to have the PM speak in the House on the demonetisation issue, which has now been escalated to a demand for apology. We are against black money. "Opposition MPs are in Lok Sabha, Rajya Sabha.(MLAs and MLCs in) state assemblies", he said, adding that the Opposition can not remain silent when serious allegations are levelled against them. Read More »

River flow to Pak will be stopped: PM

Criticising the previous governments at the Centre, Mr Modi said, "Water kept flowing to Pakistan, but successive governments kept sleeping on this issue and my farmers kept crying for water". The moment you do so you don't need to carry cash. The apex bank said lenders will ask for three documents including a detailed list of persons to whom the cash withdrawn is proposed to be paid together with declaration from such persons that they do not have the bank accounts. Read More »

Massachusetts Weather: Chance of drizzle and snow on Thanksgiving Day

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Stay with FOX43 Weather for updated changes to the forecast through the rest of the week! For Norwalk, forecasters are calling for a slight chance of drizzle or light rain before 1 p.m. Mostly cloudy. A chance of sprinkles in the morning. East winds around 5 miles per hour. Sunday .Mostly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of rain showers. Read More »

A major Alzheimer's drug just failed a key trial

Yet, the results did not come as a complete surprise. Meanwhile, the illness is a tremendous burden on society: according to the charity Alzheimer's Association, the cost of the disease to patients, their families, and, in turn, the economy in the United States is estimated to grow to over $ 200 billion by 2025. Read More »

Thanksgiving travelers head to TF Green, train station

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The TSA says it's prepared. On Wednesday morning, travelers told News 18's sister station, WISH-TV, the lines at Indianapolis International were moving smoothly. "The number of people processing through the checkpoint was on the rise and the sort of came to a head". OK to fly: Non-flammable liquid , gel or aerosol (must meet size requirements to carry on), e-cigarettes (carry-on only), safety matches (carry-on only), sharp weapons (checked only), food (must meet size requirements to ... Read More »

Why Juno Therapeutics Inc Plummeted Today

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There are now 102,614,000 shares in issue with a current share value of 22.18 giving Juno Therapeutics Inc a market capitalisation of 2.28B United States dollars. Patients receiving CAR-T therapies typically receive doses of chemotherapy beforehand to make the tumor more vulnerable to the CAR-T cell. Juno removed fludarabine from the protocol, and the FDA allowed the company to restart the trial. Read More »

Walmart kicks off Cyber Monday on Friday

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Retail analysts believe it's natural for the digital shift to follow what has happened the past few years with Black Friday , which for years had served as the official beginning of the holiday shopping season. We need retailers of every size to have a successful holiday shopping season. "Obviously we lost sales on Black Friday , which was a very big day for us, but overall it didn't hurt our trend". Read More »

Indian equities rise on positive global cues

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Sensex, after falling to a low of 26,106.78 on sustained foreign fund outflows, recovered briefly to hit a high of 26,349.02, before dipping again by 77.38 points, or 0.30 per cent, to 26,150.24, its lowest level since May 25, 2016. Crude oil climbed in Asian trading with U.S. West Texas Intermediate (WTI) up 1 percent as the dollar pulled back and expectations of production cuts grew. Read More »

VW puts conquering Americas at heart of turnaround plan

The changes are part of a sweeping overhaul announced by Volkswagen Chief Executive Officer Matthias Mueller earlier this year, to improve the group's operating margin, increase sales of electric cars and create a new mobility division that focuses on ride-sharing and self-driving technologies. Read More »

Demonetisation beginning of fight against black money: PM Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who has been avoiding to hear voices of the opposition members and respond to their concern in the Parliament, today has indicated that many more drastic steps are likely to be followed. "This is an abnormal situation where people can not use their own money". How can you deny me using my own property. He also said a myth was being created that the people are actually hailing the demonetisation move. Read More »

The Brexit vote has cost the United Kingdom £1200000000000

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The report's authors said most of the rise in wealth per adult in Switzerland was due to appreciation of the Swiss franc against the USA dollar from 2001 to 2013. The survey also points to a reversal in the trend of Irish people selling down their equity holdings. In contrast, the number of adults belonging to the global middle class, with net wealth between $10,000 and $100,000 grew by 90 per cent over the same period. Read More »

Trump meeting The New York Times after all

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The New York Times only learned that its meeting with the president-elect had been canceled after seeing Trump's tweet , according to the paper's head of communications, Eileen Murphy. They tried to yesterday - asking for a private meeting and no on-the-record segment, which we refused to agree to. "The failing @ nytimes just announced that complaints about them are at a 15 year high". Read More »

Goldman Sachs Santander quit R3 blockchain consortium

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R3 now boasts the involvement of over 70 fee-paying financial institutions from around the world, including Barclays, JP Morgan and Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS). The original 42 members will be given the first shot at participation in the fundraising round while R3 does not intend to lower its fundraising target any lower than the $150 million. Read More »

A $900 Billion Oil Treasure Lies Beneath West Texas Desert

Natural gas deposits have also been discovered at Wolfcamp and are estimated at nearly 160 trillion cubic feet, with 1.6 billion barrels of natural-gas condensate. ConocoPhillips, the world's largest independent oil producer by market value, increased its estimate for the size of its Wolfcamp holdings on November 10 to 1.8 billion barrels from 1 billion past year. Read More »

PV Sindhu in China Open finals

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The Indian seventh seed lost the first game 11-21 but fought back to snatch the next two games 23-21, 21-19 respectively. Their last encounter was in March 2014. It was only a matter of time that Sindhu won the third game, which she eventually won 21-11. Yet at 14-all, Sun warded off a body-smash and hit her first curving overhead to go from 10-14 down to 16-14 up. Read More »

FD rates cut, loan rates next

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The cut in fixed deposit rates is typically followed by a reduction in lending rate in the next few days. Regional Rural Banks' (RRB), cooperative banks, and nationalized banks recorded a growth of 3.68%, 1.27%, and 1.83% respectively on quarter-over-quarter basis. Read More »

Clarkson in airport row with 'Argentine official'

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The TV presenter claimed "Argentinian" airport worker Manuel Pereira stopped him from boarding the flight in what Clarkson described as a "hate crime". A spokesman for Stuttgart Airport later told the BBC that Clarkson and his team had missed several calls for their flight and the other passengers had already boarded. Read More »

Target Is Soaring After 3Q Results (TGT)

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Target Corp.'s (TGT) has YTD performance of 1.61%. Guggenheim analysts provided their view on Target Corp. Smith Catherine R accumulated 5,000 shares in the company at a per-share price of $67.82 and ended up spending $339,100 in the investment. Read More »

Slow store traffic weighs on Lowe's third-quarter profit

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The company had revenue of $15739.00 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $15830.42 million. Lowe's ended the quarter with cash and cash equivalents of $960 million, long-term debt (excluding current maturities) of $14,395 million and shareholders' equity of $6,599 million, excluding non-controlling interest of $109 million. Read More »

Lawmaker offers 'suck it up, buttercup' bill to protesters

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CBS Des Moines affiliate KCCI reports that University of Northern Iowa students and faculty gathered at three sessions to discuss the election and their fears. After receiving hundreds of emails of support from across the country, Kaufmann also has set up a website where supporters can "Adopt a Trump protester" and get a " suck it up, buttercup " hat for $17.76. Read More »

Surface Pro 3 battery issue

As part of its Black Friday offers, Microsoft is throwing in a free unlocked Lumia 950 and a free Microsoft Display Dock with every purchase of an unlocked Lumia 950 XL . Amazon is offering huge discounts for the purchase of tablets as well as Surface Pen. On the downside, Surface 4 carries lackluster Intel HD integrated GPU, unlike latest MacBook and MacBook Pro coming out with AMD Radeon Pro 400 series graphic cards with Polaris infrastructure. Read More »

Surprise fall in rate of inflation

For the month of August, 2016, the final Wholesale Price Index was revised upward to 183.3 as compared to 183.1 (provisional) and annual rate of inflation based on final index at 3.85% as compared to 3.74% (provisional) respectively. The pound has lost nearly a fifth of its value since the June 23 vote in Britain to leave the European Union. "However we need to remember that sterling's drop, assuming it doesn't continue to plummet, is a one-off factor, which will fall out of the year-on-year ... Read More »