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One killed after Class XII student runs over car

One person was killed and three critically injured in the incident. The incident is believed to have taken place at 5.45 am on Thursday morning when the students were celebrating after finishing their Class 12 exams, reported NDTV . "He is undergoing medical examination, whereas the other two occupants fled the from spot", Deputy Commissioner of Police (DCP), North, Jatin Narwal said.

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Australian PM arrives on state visit; to hold talks with PM Modi

Speaking on the India-Australia relationship, Mazumdar said that the relationship between the two countries was more robust and multi-faceted today than it had ever been before. "The CECA will not be signed during this visit", Australian high commissioner to India Harinder Sidhu said here. And, that the visit gives the two countries an opportunity to shape new priorities in strategic partnership.

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Ascent Resources Plc (AST) Rating Reiterated by Northland Securities

Therefore 75% are positive. Barr A G PLC had 73 analyst reports since July 24, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The rating was maintained by Barclays Capital with "Equal Weight" on Monday, February 29. The firm earned "Market Perform" rating on Wednesday, April 27 by Northland Capital. The firm has "Buy" rating by Numis Securities given on Thursday, January 14.

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Mastercard testing a biometric bank card right here in South Africa

An encrypted digital template of your fingerprint will then be be stored on the card's EMV chip, which will work with the fingerprint sensor to determine that you're the owner of the card when you're making a purchase. Instead of keying in a PIN code, which offers minimum security, the cardholder simply places her or his finger on the sensor to authorize payment. The fingerprint is verified against the template and - if the biometrics match - the cardholder is successfully authenticated.

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Force India F1 team owner Vijay Mallya arrested in London

After getting bail, Mallya tweeted: "Usual Indian media hype". Force India team owner Vijay Mallya has been arrested in London, facing charges of fraud and conspiracy with regards to the now-defunct Kingfisher Airline business. A CBI team will leave for the U.K.to pursue the extradition request in coordination with the Indian High Commission. Under the 2003 Act, the British secretary of state may only consider four issues when deciding whether to order a person's extradition.

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Saudi says consensus is building on extending supply curbs, talks continue

He said more talks were needed. Non-OPEC countries pledged to cut about half as much. One African country has expressed interest in joining, Marzouq said, without identifying it. Mr Al Falih said the deal, which commits the producers to cut about 1.8 million barrels per day in the six months to the end of June, may not need to be extended for another six-month term but might require another 3 months.

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Marine Le Pen Pledges To Suspend Immigration If Wins Elections

Macron is now the favourite to become French President and has been edging ahead on the polls to win in the first round of voting. But a recent surge in ratings by far-left candidate Jean-Luc Melenchon has broadened the competition. And since 1965 there has been an 80 percent negative correlation between the score of the second best performing candidate in the first round and voter abstention, according to a Reuters calculation.

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Netflix nears 100 million subscribers worldwide

Netflix is on the verge of surpassing 100 million subscribers worldwide, which will be the testimonial of how much the video streaming service has shaped the entertainment landscape since its introduction a decade ago. "We remain incredibly excited about the opportunity in front of us to build a truly global and durable internet TV business", Hastings said in a letter to investors.

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U.S. aiming for bilateral trade pact with Japan

Amid heightened tension on the Korean peninsula, North Korea has escalated a war of words with the United States, warning of full-out nuclear war if Washington takes military action against it over its nuclear and missile ambitions. Mr Pence, whose visit started in South Korea the day after the failed launch by North Korea of what analysts said could have been a new missile, said the threat from the isolated regime was growing.

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EPA officials tour East Chicago, deny plans to close Chicago office

EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt, who was confirmed in February, is visiting the Superfund site this week, Kaplan said . During his visit, Pruitt provided brief comments at a press conference in East Chicago but quickly exited without answering questions from reporters.

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Trump Hails Xi Push on North Korea, Backs Off on Currency Gripe

The loss of US participation in the TPP was a blow to Japan following strenuous negotiations, especially over opening access wider to its long-protected farm sector. "The launch failed very early on, so that makes it harder to know exactly what they were trying to do", said Susan Thornton, acting assistant secretary of state for East Asian and Pacific affairs, on April 17.

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Rising CPI means we need houses more than ever

The food and non-alcoholic beverages index moved from 9.9 percent a year earlier to 8.7 percent. These were mainly due to higher prices of vegetables, home furniture and accommodation services respectively. The central bank kept interest rates at a record low 1.75 percent in March and reiterated that they are expected to stay at that level "for a considerable period".

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(SBUX) Upgraded at Vetr Inc

Gradient Investments LLC now owns 1,865 shares of the coffee company's stock worth $109,000 after buying an additional 718 shares in the last quarter. BTIG Research set a $64.00 target price on shares of Starbucks Corporation and gave the stock a "buy" rating in a research note on Saturday, December 10th.

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Netflix's first-quarter subscriber additions misses estimates

The service added almost 5 million subscribers during the first three months of the year, and will end March with 98.7 million customers in roughly 190 countries . To be sure, Netflix executives may be privy to a reason why subscriber growth could slow in the second half of this quarter, making their guidance just right.

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'Sword stands ready,' Pence warns North Korea

Abe said that it was a "matter of paramount importance for us to seek diplomatic efforts as well peaceable settlements of the issue". The country's Vice-Foreign Minister, Han Song-ryol, told the BBC Monday that North Korea would continue to test missiles "on a weekly, monthly and yearly basis", and warned an "all-out war" would result if the USA took military action.

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President Trump Says 'Only Time Will Tell' on Improving US-China Trade

Instead, it was interrupted by the unexpected missile attack. Tillerson said that Trump told Xi, "We would be, and are, prepared to chart our own course if this is something China is just unable to coordinate with us". Nevertheless, the strikes against Assad's government in Syria - which Pyongyang considers an ally - are likely to have added weight in the North's eyes to Trump's recent threat to act unilaterally against North Korea's weapons program.

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Despite passenger-dragging nightmare, United execs are upbeat about airline's prospects

So no, there was never a consideration for firing an employee. He noted that the board of United Continental Holdings Inc. has supported him. Mr Munoz, who initially backed claims that Dr Dao was "belligerent" and "disruptive", said: "I'm sure there was lots of conjecture about me personally".

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Turkey: Trump applauds Erdogan's referendum win

Hundreds of people queued and protested outside the Turkish election board's offices in Ankara and Istanbul to demand a controversial last-minute decision during Sunday's referendum to accept ballots without official stamps verifying them as genuine was overturned.

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Australia to scrap 457 visa programme popular with Irish

The 457 Visa programme, again favoured by Indian workers, allowed the businesses to hire from outside countries and retain them for a period of up to four years . "We must ensure that our citizenship program is conducted in our national interest". A permanent resident has most of the same rights as an Australian citizen, though they must have a valid visa with authority to travel if they wish to return to Australia.

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Suspect in Facebook video murder dead

Steve Stephens , the so-called "Facebook killer" who live-streamed the brutal murder of 74-year-old Robert Godwin Sr . on Sunday, has been found dead. "She's the reason why this is about to happen to you", Stephens said. Beech Brook, a behavioral health facility in a Cleveland suburb where Stephens had worked since 2008, said in a statement on Tuesday that Stephens had shown no cause for alarm.

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Oil edges higher as OPEC boost offsets dent from United States supply

OPEC plans to meet with non-OPEC oil producers on the same day as its scheduled May 25 conference, sources familiar with the arrangements said, as they decide whether to extend supply cuts into the second half of the year. Output in the lower-48 states rose 21,000 bpd to 8.72 million, also the highest since August 2015. "The U.S. has increased production by about 600,000 barrels a day since the OPEC agreement, mitigating their cuts".

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Why the iPhone 7S could be better than the iPhone 8

This year marks the 10th anniversary of the first iPhone, which Asymco analyst Horace Dediu earlier this year proclaimed "the most successful product of all time", having sold an expected total of 1.2 bllion units from 2007 through the first half of 2017.

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Honda to launch all-electric battery car in China next year: executive

Industry executives will use the Shanghai Motor Show, which opens to the public on Friday, to show off numerous battery electric and plug-in hybrid models. China's central government and many local authorities are keen to reduce congestion and air pollution and have dangled various incentives for car-sharing, such as eased licensing requirements and guaranteed parking.

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Delta Air Lines, Inc. Posted gains of 0.14% in the Last Trade

The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available through this link . During the trading on 04/13/2017, Company's stock ranged from $45.00 to $43.81. Delta Air Lines , Inc. has a 12 month low of $32.60 and a 12 month high of $52.76. Analysts predict that Delta Air Lines , Inc. will post $5.12 EPS for the current year.

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Asia Stocks Slip, Dollar Up amid N. Korea Concerns

The Japanese yen strengthened 0.16 per cent versus the greenback at 108.73 per dollar, while Sterling was last trading at US$1.275, up 1.50 per cent on the day. OPEC will also be meeting in May to determine whether to continue their production cuts and to evaluate other ways to respond to continued production increases in the USA, which is now the world's third-biggest oil producer.

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Exxon wants waiver from U.S. sanctions to restart Russian Federation oil venture

Part of the sanctions leveled on Russia include the prohibition of technology transfers in Russian energy projects in the Arctic, Siberia, and the Black Sea. Treasury does not speak publicly about such waivers or their considerations, and Exxon did not return a request for comment. The time since the sanctions has seen an even further deterioration of the U.S.

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Oil hits five-week top on geopolitical tensions, strong demand

On Tuesday, the American Petroleum Institute, an industry group, forecast a 1.3 million-barrel fall in US crude supplies, a 3.7-million-barrel decrease in gasoline stocks and a 1.6-million-barrel fall in distillate inventories, for the week ended April 7.

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International Monetary Fund warns of growing risks to improving global recovery

The IMF's global growth estimate is 3.5% for this year and 3.6% for 2018, up from 3.1% last year. After gaining speed in the fourth quarter of 2016, the International Monetary Fund now envisions growth momentum to persist, it said in the spring edition of its twice-yearly World Economic Outlook .

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United CEO says nobody is getting fired - including the CEO

Mr Munoz says he takes full responsibility "for making this right " after the April 9 incident on board a United Express plane in Chicago. "We've always thought to repay our customers" trust with the highest quality of service and deepest level of respect and dignity, ' Munoz said.

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European Union calls on Turkey to investigate referendum fraud allegations

Before the electoral board's announcement, Prime Minister Binali Yildirim said the opposition had the right to file objections, but warned that calling for street protests was unacceptable. On Tuesday, the main opposition Republican People's Party (CHP) submitted a petition demanding the cancelation of Sunday's referendum to Turkey's Supreme Board of Election.

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After Initially Defending Staff, United Airlines Boss Apologizes for 'Horrific Incident'

Moments before David Dao was violently ripped from his United Airlines seat, the 69-year-old passenger's combative exchange with airport officers was caught on tape. "I was hired to make United better, and that's what we'll do". "My initial words fell short of truly expressing the shame". In a not-so-subtle dig at the US-based carrier, Emirates released a video mocking United Airlines' "Fly the friendly skies." motto.

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Delta Air Lines, Inc. (NYSE:DAL) & Nike Inc (NYSE:NKE) Traders Recap

Just few days ahead of results announcement, United Continental Holdings Inc (NYSE:UAL) was caught with an incident involving a passenger and the treatment meted to him. Among 10 analysts covering Oclaro Inc ( NASDAQ:OCLR ), 9 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 1 Hold. (HIMX) ("Himax" or "Company"), a leading supplier and fabless manufacturer of display drivers and other semiconductor products, announced that it has made a strategic investment in cash in exchange for a 45.1% equity ownership of ...

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Oil near flat in strong week for crude

But even as the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries works to slow the onrush of oil, it expects increasing resistance from American shale producers and other non-OPEC countries. But the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries also raised its forecast for supplies from non-member countries in 2017 as higher oil prices encourage USA shale drillers to pump more, reducing demand for OPEC's oil this year.

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Pence assures Japan: America is with you '100 percent'

Pence will meet with Indonesian President Joko "Jokowi" Widodo earlier in the day during his first trip to the country. Pence met in Tokyo with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, focusing on the U.S. He will also visit Indonesia, Australia and Hawaii. From two continents, Pence and Defense Secretary Jim Mattis warned that North Korea's latest failed missile launch was a reckless act of provocation and assured allies in Asia that the USA was ready to work to achieve a peaceful ...

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Oil steadies as OPEC boost offsets dent from USA supply

The gasoline inventory rose by 1.4 million barrels as refinery runs increased by 334,000bpd in the US. U.S. West Texas Intermediate crude futures were also down 18 cents at $53. United States shale production in May was likely to post the biggest monthly gain in more than two years, government data showed on Monday, as producers stepped up the pace of drilling, with oil prices holding above $50 a barrel.


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