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Centrica share price: British Gas hikes default tariffs

Centrica share price: British Gas hikes default tariffs

The price increase is a result of rising wholesale gas and electricity costs, as well as costs coming from government policies, a reason mirrored by energy regulator Ofgem when it increased the prepay...

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Arizona court rejects lower in-state tuition for immigrants

Arizona court rejects lower in-state tuition for immigrants

It is still far better, however, than what it would cost if these students were forced to pay full out-of-state tuition of more than $32,000. Out-of-state rates are about triple the cost of in-state...

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KOTRA Signs MOU with Saudi Aramco to Enhance Biz Ties

KOTRA Signs MOU with Saudi Aramco to Enhance Biz Ties

Gulf Coast. Dharmendra Pradhan , the Union Minister of Petroleum and Natural Gas and Skill Development & Entrepreneurship, said that this project, with an estimated investment of over Rs 3 lakh cro...

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Sensex ends 91 points higher; Nifty settles at 10402

Sensex ends 91 points higher; Nifty settles at 10402

Earlier, the gauge had gained over 750 points in the previous three sessions. Around 9.16 a.m., the wider Nifty50 of the National Stock Exchange (NSE) inched up by 12.45 points or 0.12 per cent to t...

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China ready to pay any price in trade war with US

China ready to pay any price in trade war with US

President Donald Trump and China's government have escalated their trade dispute. President Trump has instructed Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue to, "use his broad authority to implement a...

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Are Analysts Bearish Akorn, Inc. (NASDAQ:AKRX) After Last Week?

A hold position is not a bad one, and even stocks that are denoted as a hold can appreciate in price over time. The median estimate represents a +84.88% increase from the last price of 18.39. Contract...

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Trump's unconventional methods are worth a try in China

Trump's unconventional methods are worth a try in China

Beijing responded with its own $50 billion list of USA goods for possible retaliation. Xi pushed measures in areas that have been high on the list of U.S. "We hope that progressive trade tariff l...

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After IndiGo, Jet Airways drops idea of Air India bid

After IndiGo, Jet Airways drops idea of Air India bid

The civil aviation secretary's comments came after IndiGo president Aditya Ghosh on April 5 that his company was opting out from the bidding process as it was interested in acquiring Air India's glo...

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Kroger to hire thousands to remain a player in the grocery battle

Kroger to hire thousands to remain a player in the grocery battle

The stock increased 0.15% or $0.04 during the last trading session, reaching $26.7. 8,623,412 shares of the company traded hands, compared to its average volume of 11,447,386. Since December 19, 2017,...

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Exxon Mobil Corporation (XOM) - Long Term Technical picture

Using market capitalization to show the size of a company is important because company size is a basic determinant of various characteristics in which investors are interested, including risk. XOM re...

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Agent For Gareth Bale Denies Exit From Real Madrid Rumors

Five-time Ballon d'Or victor Cristiano Ronaldo scored a brace during the match, including an wonderful bicycle kick in the second half, while Brazilian defender Marcelo sealed the win in the 72nd with...

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Oil prices rise on hopes US trade spat with China may ease

Oil prices rise on hopes US trade spat with China may ease

Brent crude futures were at $68.97 a barrel at 4.17am GMT, up 32c, or 0.5%, from their last close. West Texas Intermediate crude futures also gained 2.9 percent, or $1.85, to $65.27 a barrel. The pr...

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Featured Stock Overview: Merck & Co., Inc. (NYSE:MRK)

Featured Stock Overview: Merck & Co., Inc. (NYSE:MRK)

It has underperformed by 11.83% the S&P500. Gulf International Bank Uk Ltd who had been investing in Fplgrpinc for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $76.68 billion market cap company. TD ...

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Mobile, Sprint Merger Talks Reportedly Rekindled To Battle Verizon-AT&T Duopoly

Mobile, Sprint Merger Talks Reportedly Rekindled To Battle Verizon-AT&T Duopoly

The current situations of T-Mobile and Sprint aren't terribly different from what they were last fall. Last year, Sprint and T-Mobile ended talks with one another after the two companies were unable...

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Volkswagen To Name VW Brand Chief Diess As New CEO

Volkswagen To Name VW Brand Chief Diess As New CEO

Shares in Volkswagen spiked almost 3% in Frankfurt on Tuesday. Europe's biggest carmaker announced on Tuesday, it was considering reshuffling its management board, including replacing current ch...

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Portage Lake District Library celebrates National Library Week

Portage Lake District Library celebrates National Library Week

Enjoy a concert by the Jane Stuart Jazz Quartet on Saturday, April 28 at 2:00 p.m. Each month, we receive new books at Neepawa Library and the best part of unpacking the boxes is taking a few minute...

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Is Buying Stock Like Tesla, Inc. (TSLA) After Such Increase Winning Strategy?

Is Buying Stock Like Tesla, Inc. (TSLA) After Such Increase Winning Strategy?

While automakers are benefiting from the day's news, Tesla still has a long way to go. The stock was sold at an average price of $300.00, for a total value of $562,500.00. After $-3.84 actual earnings...

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Stocks bounce as China blinks on trade

Stocks bounce as China blinks on trade

The Nasdaq composite advanced 0.5 percent to 6,950.34. Asian stocks recovered from a weak start to close broadly higher on Tuesday after Chinese President Xi Jinping promised to lower import tar...

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BHP Billiton (NYSE:BHP) Price Target Raised to $44.21

BHP Billiton (NYSE:BHP) Price Target Raised to $44.21

BHP Billiton's share price, however, has fallen into the red in today's session, alongside other London-listed miners, following the latest round of United States sanctions against Russian Federation....

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Free Cone Day: How to Get Your Free Ben & Jerry's Ice Cream

Free Cone Day: How to Get Your Free Ben & Jerry's Ice Cream

From noon to 8 p.m., customers who visit participating locations can score a free cone. "We love you too, and Free Cone Day is our favourite way to show it!" The offer is even sweeter since Free ...

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Justice Department to allow Bayer's acquisition of Monsanto: Dow Jones

Justice Department to allow Bayer's acquisition of Monsanto: Dow Jones

Swiss seed and pesticide maker Syngenta AG previous year completed its $43 billion sale to China National Chemical Corp., expanding the state-owned company's heft in high-tech seeds and pesticides. Th...

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Government orders enquiry into doctor deplaning incident in Lucknow

Government orders enquiry into doctor deplaning incident in Lucknow

Dr Rai boarded the aircraft at around 6am on Monday. Every other day, incidences of unruly behaviour by Airline staff is coming out, making the passengers anxious. Similarly, in October 2017, the ai...

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Delhi's IGI Airport among world's top 20 airports; 7th busiest in Asia

Delhi's IGI Airport among world's top 20 airports; 7th busiest in Asia

Revealing more about Delhi's airport and its rankings this time, ACI said in a press release, " Delhi , the country's busiest airport for passenger traffic, grew by 14.1 percent year-over-year a...

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Trump threatens more China tariffs, Beijing ready to hit back

Trump threatens more China tariffs, Beijing ready to hit back

Since agriculture is America's biggest export industry and American farmers hold a special place in the national consciousness, many had long predicted it would face the brunt of any blowback. So ...

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MetLife Investment Advisors LLC Purchases Shares of 62879 Discovery Communications Inc. (DISCK)

At traded at $20.73 lastly.It's downtrending since April 9, 2017 and is 27.22% down. DISCK underperformed by 38.77% the S&P500. Hotchkis & Wiley Capital Management LLC now owns 18,729,826 shares of ...

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