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SBI looks at revising downwards minimum balance amount, penalty

SBI looks at revising downwards minimum balance amount, penalty

SBI had reduced the charges with effect from 1 October, following criticism. The bank has close to 40.5 Crores of Savings Accounts which attract the minimum balance criteria. While between April and O...

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GDP growth at 6.5 pc for FY 2017-18

GDP growth at 6.5 pc for FY 2017-18

Businesses were hit by the nationwide rollout of the goods and services tax or GST, which also caused the manufactucturing sector to pause in third quarter amid a major exercise of destocking and rest...

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Eau Claire store is on latest Gander list

Eau Claire store is on latest Gander list

The store closed in May 2017 after Gander Mountain went into bankruptcy. The agreement obligated Camping World to assume a minimum of 17 leases, and Lemonis, insisting on profitability, said then th...

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Redding K-Mart scheduled to close in April

Redding K-Mart scheduled to close in April

Sears Holding , the parent company of both retailers, made the announcement Thursday. Sears closed almost 400 stores previous year. Sears Holdings released a list of 103 Sears and Kmart stores t...

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Travis Kalanick to offload 29% of his stakes in Uber

Travis Kalanick to offload 29% of his stakes in Uber

As reported by Bloomberg , people with knowledge of the matter said the shares are destined to go to Softbank and a consortium of investors which plan to buy equity in the ride-hailing service worth ...

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This Country Made It Illegal to Pay Women Less Than Men

This Country Made It Illegal to Pay Women Less Than Men

If a company fails to pay a woman the same salary as they do their male employees they will face fine penalties. "I think that now people are starting to realize that this is a systematic problem th...

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United Kingdom auto sales see first drop for six years

United Kingdom auto sales see first drop for six years

It blamed a change in attitudes against cleaner diesel technology. Friday's numbers look bleak, and they could get worse - the SMMT forecasts a drop of as much as 7% in 2018 - but things are not so ...

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Ajit Pai Death Threats Keep FEC Head From Electronics Show

Ajit Pai Death Threats Keep FEC Head From Electronics Show

His scheduled appearance was announced in November. "Unfortunately, Federal Communications Commission chairman Ajit Pai is unable to attend CES 2018 ", Shapiro said Wednesday. The FCC also elimin...

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Trump draws rebukes after touting aviation safety record

Trump draws rebukes after touting aviation safety record

Last year was the safest year in history for commercial airlines, according to separate reports from Dutch consultancy To70 and The Aviation Safety Network (ASN ), with a total of 10 fatal airliner ...

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The Government Wants 'Straya To Be The World's

The Government Wants 'Straya To Be The World's "Number One Cannabis Supplier'"

Only a small group of nations now allow medicinal marijuana exports, among them Canada , Uruguay , and the Netherlands, with Israel and some others planning to follow suit. The first Australian st...

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Missing Delivery Estimates by Half, Tesla Model 3 Has an Uncertain Fate

Missing Delivery Estimates by Half, Tesla Model 3 Has an Uncertain Fate

In fact, when the Model 3 was launched, Tesla said it would initially build only the higher-spec, $44,000 model to reduce complications on the assembly line. Caldwell said that the Model 3 delay als...

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Sears will close its Twin Falls auto center

Sears will close its Twin Falls auto center

Ten Kmart stores and three Sears stores in Pennsylva-nia are among those being closed. Early in December, it was a full $1 more per share. An Auto Zone store also will stay, but it's unknown w...

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€39m Euromillions victor comes forward to National Lottery

€39m Euromillions victor comes forward to National Lottery

This is the third EuroMillions jackpot won in Ireland in 2017 and the 12th since the game began in 2004. While the lottery offices are open, the money will not be available for collection until next...

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SBI cuts base rate by 30 basis points to 8.65%

SBI cuts base rate by 30 basis points to 8.65%

Punjab National Bank collected Rs 97.34 crore through the penalty during the April-November period while Central Bank of India collected Rs 68.67 crore and Canara Bank Rs 62.16 crore. If the account h...

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BP outlines impact of Trump tax reforms

BP outlines impact of Trump tax reforms

But in the short term, lower tax rates will affect its deferred tax assets and liabilities, resulting in a one-off, non-cash charge of US$1.5 billion to its 2017 fourth quarter results which are due...

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Possibility of Iran Spring pushes oil prices northwards

Possibility of Iran Spring pushes oil prices northwards

Iran produces about 3.5 million barrels a day of crude oil, and any disruption of this output caused by growing civil unrest would likely drive prices higher as global oil demand has accelerated thank...

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Mega Millions jackpot at $363M

Mega Millions jackpot at $363M

Almost $800 million is up for grabs between the Powerball and Mega Millions jackpots, meaning 2018 could be a very rewarding year for someone lucky enough to have a winning ticket for one of the natio...

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Airtel Takes on Jio With Updated Rs. 799 Pack

Airtel Takes on Jio With Updated Rs. 799 Pack

It may be worth noting that like other packs, the "unlimited" calls in the Airtel Rs799 pack are restricted to 250 minutes per day and 1,000 minutes per week, which applies to both local and STD calls...

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Flying in 2017 was safer than it's ever been

Flying in 2017 was safer than it's ever been

ASN President Harro Ranter explained that since 1997, "the average number of airliner accidents has shown a steady and persistent decline, for a great deal thanks to the continuing safety-driven effor...

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Australia Manufacturing Growth Robust In December

Australia Manufacturing Growth Robust In December

The country's manufacturing purchasing managers' index (PMI) came in at 51.6 in December, slightly decelerating from 51.8 in November, according to National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) data released Su...

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California set for New Year's buzz with recreational marijuana sales

It's the sixth US state to legalize the drug for non-medical use. At present, a total of 29 US states have adopted medical marijuana laws and seven states have adopted the most expansive laws lega...

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Customs outage causes delays at airports

Customs outage causes delays at airports

Worldwide travelers at multiple airports took to social media Monday evening express their displeasure after they faced delays and long lines during processing. The agency said it had access to the na...

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Bears will have eighth pick in National Football League draft

Bears will have eighth pick in National Football League draft

The Cleveland Browns and New York Giants locked up the top two spots in the 2018 NFL Draft on Sunday. As it turned out, the Colts did the Giants a favor by defeating the Texans 22-13 . By fin...

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Florida's minimum wage set to increase on January 1

Florida's minimum wage set to increase on January 1

It is a safeguard so it stops the lowest earners in OH from losing ground but it's not really an effective bump". Since the passage of the amendment and the enactment of Florida's minimum wage law i...

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Priest home for Christmas wins €500000 in EuroMillions

Priest home for Christmas wins €500000 in EuroMillions

That was the 10th EuroMillions jackpot win in Ireland since the draw began in 2004. While it was not yet clear where the ticket was sold in the country, players have been urged to check their tickets....

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Investors' Attention Alert: Mondelez International, Inc. (MDLZ), Caesars Entertainment Corporation (CZR)

It has outperformed by 9.17% the S&P500. HOTELES CITY (OTCMKTS:HOCXF) had an increase of 0.17% in short interest. NCNA's SI was 394,100 shares in December as released by FINRA. 11,011 were reported ...

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NXP Semiconductors NV (NXPI) is Westchester Capital Management LLC's 3rd Largest Position

The fund owned 1,829,830 shares of the semiconductor provider's stock after selling 316,228 shares during the period. WARNING: "NXP Semiconductors N.V. TCI Wealth Advisors Inc. raised its position i...

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Whiting Petroleum (NYSE:WLL) Getting Somewhat Positive Media Coverage, Report Shows

Natixis owns 10,000 shares. The company has a market cap of $2,420.00, a P/E ratio of -3.72 and a beta of 3.39. The regular session started at $26.27 but as the trading went on, the stock escalated, e...

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The latest alleged

The latest alleged "Nigerian prince" email scammer is a man in Louisiana

While Neu might lack a royal title, at least some of the money obtained in his scams did go to co-conspirators in Nigeria, police wrote. The man, Michael Neu , now faces 269 counts of wire fraud a...

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Iowa State defeats Memphis in AutoZone Liberty Bowl game

Iowa State defeats Memphis in AutoZone Liberty Bowl game

Memphis (10-3) missed on two opportunities to take the lead. The Tigers converted a field goal as time expired in the first half, then took a 17-14 lead after Riley Ferguson found Phil Mayhue ...

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