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August 15, 2017: The effect of fighting black moneyIn his Independence Day speech, the Prime Minister said that between April 1 and August 5, the number people filing Income Tax returns had "more than doubled" to 56 lakh against 22 lakh during the same period past year.
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    Mumbai rains 25 problems of sinking mayanagri red alert for 24 Hours

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    Teams of the National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) are on alert. India Meteorological Department estimates that the region could see up to 250 mm of rain (approximately 11 inches). "Due to the rains, we have declared a holiday for the schools and colleges in the district", Deputy Commissioner of Kodagu district Richard Vincent D'Souza said.
  • Wheeler Real Estate Investment Trust Inc

    Wheeler Real Estate Investment Trust Inc

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    The Trust owns and manages Canada's portfolio of shopping centers with ownership interests in a portfolio of approximately 300 retail and mixed use properties, including approximately 15 properties under development, containing an aggregate net leasable area (NLA) of approximately 46,973,000 square feet.
  • Harvey shutters one-quarter of USA fuel output, and it isn't finished

    Harvey shutters one-quarter of USA fuel output, and it isn't finished

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    According to the U.S. Department of Energy, 11 oil refineries along the Texas Gulf Coast are closed because of Hurricane Harvey. That's far more than the amount of oil production that has been interrupted. Meanwhile, Canadian companies with assets in the Gulf Coast area joined their American counterparts in closing offices and hunkering down to wait out the storm.
  • Levee breaches due to Harvey at Houston

    Levee breaches due to Harvey at Houston

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    The storm is already a record-breaking disaster. Levees and dams in eastern Texas are struggling to contain massive amounts of water dropped on the area by Tropical Storm Harvey , with millions of gallons of water running over the tops of spillways at dams in the Houston area.
  • A catastrophic storm for all Americans — Our View

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    We have enough rain to fill every NFL and NCAA stadium 100 times . Other words are putting the president in hot water. She also gave $1 million toward relief efforts following the tsunami and earthquake that hit Japan in 2011, E! "At 7 p.m., a lot of the rain just comes to an end", he said .
  • Crude oil prices slip, gasoline futures trade higher

    Crude oil prices slip, gasoline futures trade higher

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    Chicago-area prices are also set to jump because some Gulf Coast refiners send much of their gasoline to the Midwest. The Gulf accounts for just 15 percent of US oil production, compared with almost 30 percent a decade ago, according to RBC Capital Markets .
  • Everyone will feel a pinch at the gas pump from Harvey

    Everyone will feel a pinch at the gas pump from Harvey

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    Prices will be rise about 15 to 25 cents of some parts of the Midwest like Indians, Michigan, and OH, he said. The flooding has completely or partially shut down 13 refineries, erasing more than 10 percent - about 2 million barrels a day - of USA gasoline production capacity.
  • Houston Looters Shoot at Cajun Navy, Try to Steal Rescue Boats

    Houston Looters Shoot at Cajun Navy, Try to Steal Rescue Boats

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    The so-called Cajun Navy, a loose conglomerate of volunteer boat rescuers that first came together in the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina, was eventually credited with saving some 10,000 people from the ensuing floods. "They can handle their boats better than the average fireman, who handles a boat once a year during annual training", retired Lt. Gen. Russel Honore, told the Washington Post Tuesday.
  • Yellen, Draghi mount defense of post-crisis financial regulation

    Yellen, Draghi mount defense of post-crisis financial regulation

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    Cohn has been touted as the leading candidate to succeed Yellen (http://www.marketwatch.com/story/cohn-reportedly-front-runner-to-replace-yellen-as-fed-chief-2017-07-11) when her current term ends in 2017 and he also is seen as an instrumental figure in helping Trump advance fiscal-stimulus pledges including tax cuts.
  • Yellen — Reforms strengthened economy

    Yellen — Reforms strengthened economy

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    The Treasury is due to sell $26 billion worth of two-year notes and $34 billion worth of five-year notes next Monday and $28 billion worth of seven-year notes next Tuesday. The economists see a years-long, mostly moderate economic growth with surprisingly low inflation. But the Fed isn't buying what Trump is selling - at least, not yet.
  • Best Buy Lifts FY18 Forecast As Q2 Results Top Estimates

    Best Buy Lifts FY18 Forecast As Q2 Results Top Estimates

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    Enterprise comparable sales grew 5.4 percent in the quarter on top of a 0.8 percent rise past year, driven by stronger consumer demand for technology products and by the strong execution of strategy. The High Revenue estimate is predicted as 8.72 Million, while the Low Revenue Estimate prediction stands at 8.58 Million. Several research analysts recently issued reports on BBY shares.
  • Amazon shakes up retail food market

    Amazon shakes up retail food market

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    Naysayers can continue to gripe, but our society - and our economy - will ultimately be better off with increased accessibility to good food and increased competition that lowers prices. Amazon's Echo and Echo Dot hands-free smart speakers were now on sale at select Whole Foods branches for the same price they are available on Amazon.com.
  • Texas governor says flooding in Houston may be worst ever

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    Pence said Trump , first lady Melania Trump and Cabinet officials would visit Tuesday. It's historic. It's like Texas . "We will assess better how we can help as we get further information about the needs from the ( Texas Catholic Conference of Bishops) and Catholic Charities".
  • Israeli-founded pharma company Kite snapped up for some $11 billion

    Israeli-founded pharma company Kite snapped up for some $11 billion

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    In February, Kite Pharma announced that over a third of 100 patients in a trial of vehicle T therapy appeared free of lymphoma six months after receiving one treatment . Buying Kite meets that qualification in terms of positioning the biotech in oncology. Axi-cel will likely face steep and swift competition. While the excitement around the launch of Kite's drug may hold off investor criticism for a while, peace and quiet is not worth $12 billion.
  • $A surges to 4-week high against $US

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    Indonesian shares however fell slightly, with Telekomunikasi Indonesia down 0.8% and Bank Rakyat Indonesia 0.7% lower. "Watch these numbers closely for Asian and Australian markets alike". USA oil CLc1 pulled back slightly to $47.82, after Friday's 0.9 percent gain. Gold had almost surpassed its threshold of $1,300/oz. on Friday, when a sudden one-minute trade operation of large volumes of the metal sent prices cascading - just ahead of Fed Chair Janet Yellen's speech.
  • How you can help Houston from Hurricane Harvey's devastation

    How you can help Houston from Hurricane Harvey's devastation

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    More than 40 Red Cross volunteers from IN have been deployed to Texas, including Montgomery County's Jerry Gorrell, who is helping feed victims. "As the water recedes and the rescue efforts come down, we'll be ready to go with waves of volunteers who have come in mass throughout the United States to set up shelters and feeding programs as well", explained Brubaker.
  • Global outrage as North Korea fires ballistic missile over Japan

    Global outrage as North Korea fires ballistic missile over Japan

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    Still, the latest launches, coming after North Korea last month launched two intercontinental ballistic missiles theoretically capable of reaching the mainland United States, underscore both Kim's defiance of the worldwide community and his determination to press ahead with his missile program.
  • After the Arsenal horror show, is there still a 'Big Six'?

    After the Arsenal horror show, is there still a 'Big Six'?

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    If the reason for Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain's discontent at Arsenal is his sluggish personal development, and not the contract terms on offer, then he would be forgiven for eyeing the opposition ranks with envy on Sunday. The bigger the game , the bigger the performance from the Reds. "There had to be a change and they bottled it". Liverpool legend Jamie Carragher has heaped praise on Emre Can following his performance during the Reds win over Arsenal .
  • Uber's CEO Search Is Nearing a Decision

    Uber's CEO Search Is Nearing a Decision

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    Khosrowshahi will be responsible for improving Uber's image by fixing tussles among investors, rebuilding employee morale and creating a profitable business after seven years of losses. What role Kalanick has in Uber going forward remains unclear. An Iranian refugee who built his early career in the USA financial industry, Khosrowshahi is facing a new kind of challenge at the ride-hailing company after 12 years running Expedia.
  • Uber appoints Dara Khosrowshahi as CEO

    Uber appoints Dara Khosrowshahi as CEO

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    In June Mr Kalanick told employees he needed time off to grieve for his mother, who died in a May boating accident. In February, during a conference call about Expedia's financial results, Khosrowshahi remarked: "H$3 opefully we will all be alive to see the end of next year".
  • Central Bank Confab May Be-Calm Before The Storm — Breakingviews

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    Bush, at exactly this time in the process in 2009. Yellen's term as Fed Chair will conclude on Feb. 1. Demonstrators here held a rally outside the conference donning wigs fashioned after Yellen's hairstyle. He pointed out that the last "beginner" who ran the Fed was G.William Miller, an investment banker appointed to the post by President Jimmy Carter.
  • Millions urged to evacuate as Category 4 Harvey makes landfall in Texas

    Millions urged to evacuate as Category 4 Harvey makes landfall in Texas

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    But the lingering storm could pump as much as another 20 inches of rain into the coastal plains, and the weather service expects flooding in as many as 82 of its gauge stations in southeast Texas. He added that 1,000 people are involved with search and rescue operations. "City, State and Federal Govs. working great together!" the President wrote.
  • Party poopers: rightwing rally cancelled in San Francisco amid dog poo protest

    Party poopers: rightwing rally cancelled in San Francisco amid dog poo protest

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    Tuffington didn't realize he'd made the event public. Amber Cummings, who is organizing the rally against Marxism, said racists and hate groups are not invited to her Sunday event. "As a matter of public safety, it can not be allowed to happen", Wiener told USA TODAY. It's the kind of symbolic image - jackboots landing in dog poop - that any artist would love, not to mention writers of headlines, like this one in The Guardian : "Turd Reich: San Francisco dog owners lay minefield of ...
  • IPhone 8 Video Shows Rear Touch ID Sensor In Action

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    The base variant is expected to sport 64GB storage whereas the middle variant will sport 256GB of storage. Despite zero official confirmation from Apple , the iPhone rumor mill has been churning like crazy this year . If this report is to be believed then there are chances that Apple could ditch its traditional physical mute button. Apple is reportedly planning to introduce a new facial recognition feature on the iPhone 8 which will replace Touch ID.
  • Dollar inches up ahead of Jackson Hole policymakers' meeting

    Dollar inches up ahead of Jackson Hole policymakers' meeting

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    Elsewhere on the Comex, silver futures were steady at $16.96 a troy ounce. In the mining space, BHP Billiton rose 0.3 percent and Rio Tinto added 0.5 percent. Hong Kong's Hang Seng gained 1.2 percent to 27,852.36, while the Shanghai Composite index was up 1.8 percent at 3,331.52. On the 2 percent inflation goal itself, 53 percent respondents said it should be maintained, while 20 percent believed it should be lowered and 24 percent said it should be ditched altogether.
  • Samsung Heir Found Guilty Of Corruption, Sentenced To 5 Years

    Samsung Heir Found Guilty Of Corruption, Sentenced To 5 Years

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    His sentence was the mandatory minimum. "Our ultimate goal is Park's acquittal and release", Kim Won-joon, a 62-year-old former construction worker said. Lee is the third-generation head of a giant, publicly traded conglomerate and critics say that kind of governance is outdated. The other 22 billion won was in donations to foundations allegedly controlled by Choi.
  • Will Nandan Nilekani return to Infosys?

    Will Nandan Nilekani return to Infosys?

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    Nilekani made it clear that as the non-Executive Chairman, his role will be oversight, governance and functioning and to help with the CEO search that will include internal and external candidates as well as Infosys "alumni". The new chairman has already had at least one round of talks with company's top leadership, including interim CEO UB Pravin Rao, CFO Ranganath D. Mavinakere, Deputy COO Ravi Kumar S, Mohit Joshi, head of financial services, the company's biggest unit, and head of ...
  • Harvey could dump heavy rain in Texas, Louisiana — The Latest

    Harvey could dump heavy rain in Texas, Louisiana — The Latest

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    The storm is becoming better organized every day, and it's forecast to slowly meander closer to the Lone Star State through warm Gulf of Mexico waters in an area with little to no shear - two ingredients for fast storm growth. For others, this is the first hurricane that they can remember. There's some uncertainty to how the storm will progress once it hits land, where it could stall or move further west or north depending on several factors, Smart said .
  • Amazon/Whole Foods Deal to Close, Lower Prices

    Amazon/Whole Foods Deal to Close, Lower Prices

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    That means Prime members will receive special savings and other "in-store benefits", according to the statement. He noted Amazon is known for its innovation and said that company could turn Whole Foods from "the class dunce" to "valedictorian".
  • Gold Falls Back To Lowest Level In Nearly a Week

    Gold Falls Back To Lowest Level In Nearly a Week

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    Stocks in Southeast Asia were mixed. Earlier, the MSCI index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan also rose, shaking off jitters that shook markets after President Donald Trump threatened to shut down the USA government and end the North American Free Trade Agreement.
  • Strange Move: DNC Goes After Trump for 'Empty Promises' on Border Wall

    Strange Move: DNC Goes After Trump for 'Empty Promises' on Border Wall

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    Trump has threatened to blow up NAFTA less than one week into the renegotiation of the trade agreement, providing an early indication that the upcoming talks might occur under a cloud of menace. It said it was reviewing the U.S. credit rating "with potentially negative implications". "If your strategy requires you to twist yourself into this big of a pretzel, it might be time for a better strategy", tweeted Mike Casca , communications director for New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio.
  • Infosys Experiences Change at the Top

    Infosys Experiences Change at the Top

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    All the more comprehensively, he blamed the board for neglecting to consider Mr. Sikka answerable, and of permitting a move towards a more US-style corporate culture in which pay for top administrators has risen more quickly than that of different workers.