SoftBank proposes merger of Snapdeal with Flipkart

Last week, VCCircle first reported that Tiger Global may have struck a deal with Microsoft and other new investors to sell a part of its stake in Flipkart with three-fold return. Founded in 2010, Snapdeal was valued at $6.5 billion after a fund-raisi... More..

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Taiwan warns US, China not to use it as a pawn
by | Tuesday, March 28, 2017

Taiwan warns US, China not to use it as a pawn

She also urged Washington to handle the Taiwan question with prudence, and preserve China-US relations and peace and stability across the Taiwan Straits. Military experts said the missile has a range of betwe...More..

by | Tuesday, March 28, 2017

Indian airlines push for no-fly list to ban unruly passengers

The FIA, said, "It has taken a strong view of the incident, and accordingly have taken a decision to bar Gaikwad from flying, in any of its member carriers even". The flight was an all-economy class flight, whi...More..

Donald Trump's son-in-law 'to be quizzed over meetings with Russians'
by | Tuesday, March 28, 2017

Donald Trump's son-in-law 'to be quizzed over meetings with Russians'

VEB provided no further details. According to a senior congressional official, committee Chairman Richard Burr, R-North Carolina, spoke with the White House counsel "some weeks ago" to warn that the committee...More..

New Zealand holds interest rate at historic low
by | Tuesday, March 28, 2017

New Zealand holds interest rate at historic low

It also noted that dairy prices, New Zealand's largest goods export by dollar value, had been volatile in recent auctions. Wheeler in October introduced new lending restrictions for property investors in an a...More..

by | Tuesday, March 28, 2017

Apples unveils the new RED iPhone

In its lineup of phones, Apple said its smaller screen iPhone SE will be available beginning March 24 in 32GB and 128GB models, doubling the current capacity and replacing 16GB and 64GB models. Apple also an...More..

by | Tuesday, March 28, 2017

Major brands pull advertising from YouTube

US wireless carriers Verizon Communications Inc and AT&T Inc said on Wednesday they have suspended digital advertising on Google's YouTube and other advertising platforms not related to search over concerns t...More..

What's at stake for NY in federal health overhaul?
by | Tuesday, March 28, 2017

What's at stake for NY in federal health overhaul?

Stefanik and her colleagues said the amendment "shifts the county share" of Medicaid costs to the state. The amendment would prohibit federal reimbursement to NY for county funding of Medicaid. We hold ou...More..

UK Communications Regulator Proposes Cash Compensation for Broadband or Landline Problems
by | Tuesday, March 28, 2017

UK Communications Regulator Proposes Cash Compensation for Broadband or Landline Problems

Ofcom's idea of the customer being entitled to automatic compensation , would mean they don't have to go through a potentially lengthy and hard claims process. £6 for each calendar day of delay at the start of...More..

US Preparing Case Accusing North Korea In 2016 Theft At NY Fed
by | Tuesday, March 28, 2017

US Preparing Case Accusing North Korea In 2016 Theft At NY Fed

The breach saw hackers infiltrate Bangladesh Bank's systems and use the SWIFT message network to try to withdraw up to $1 billion from its New York Fed accounts over a series of requests. The culprits originall...More..

Tesla raises $1.2 billion ahead of the upcoming Model 3 sedan
by | Tuesday, March 28, 2017

Tesla raises $1.2 billion ahead of the upcoming Model 3 sedan

The company initially meant to offer $750M in debt and raised that by $100M to meet demand. As Tesla standardizes its offerings around these next-gen battery cells, offering lower-range, lower-price battery o...More..

Get Free HBO With New DirecTV Now Promotion
by | Tuesday, March 28, 2017

Get Free HBO With New DirecTV Now Promotion

If you miss out, you will have to add an extra $5 a month to your DirecTV Now package to add HBO. In addition, new subscribers can bundle this deal with an additional secondary promotion offered by AT&T. For Di...More..

Transocean LTD (NYSE:RIG) Has Further Downside Risks
by | Tuesday, March 28, 2017

Transocean LTD (NYSE:RIG) Has Further Downside Risks

Several sell side analysts reviewed their recommendations on Transocean Ltd. (RIG ) where 1 analyst have rated the stock as Strong Buy, 6 analysts said it's a Buy, 14 rated the stock as Hold, 12 analysts rep...More..

US durable goods orders rose in February, led by aircraft
by | Tuesday, March 28, 2017

US durable goods orders rose in February, led by aircraft

However, the weakest link in the report is core capital goods (non-defense ex-aircraft), where orders fell 0.1% in February juxtaposed to expectations for a 0.5% gain. Shepherdson noted that "core" capital good...More..

Cop calls IRS scammer back, and the exchange goes viral
by | Tuesday, March 28, 2017

Cop calls IRS scammer back, and the exchange goes viral

The other man answered yes and asked for a case number. Roder carried the conversation in front of his colleagues for several minutes, complete with hilarious facial expressions and one of his fellow officers...More..

Don't Fall For These Last-Minute Tax Season Scams
by | Tuesday, March 28, 2017

Don't Fall For These Last-Minute Tax Season Scams

They have to pass a special exam. That means money from things such as retirement accounts and even part-time jobs can have unintended tax consequences for retirees. The you immediately forward the suspicio...More..

Asia Stocks Weaker, Dollar Slips As Fed Continues To Weigh
by | Tuesday, March 28, 2017

Asia Stocks Weaker, Dollar Slips As Fed Continues To Weigh

It traded 0.1 percent lower at 112.57 yen. Wall Street shares drifted lower on Monday as investors anxious that President Donald Trump's plan to cut taxes and boost the economy could take longer than earlier ...More..

by | Tuesday, March 28, 2017

Arizona crash leads to suspension of Uber's self-driving vehicle program

The taxi app company has taken its fleet of self-driving cars off the roads in three cities until the investigation of a Friday accident in Tempe, Arizona, is completed. A driver of a Tesla Motors Inc Model S a...More..

Oracle raises dividend as cloud growth accelerates
by | Tuesday, March 28, 2017

Oracle raises dividend as cloud growth accelerates

Several other research analysts have also recently weighed in on ORCL. JPMorgan upgraded it to an Overweight rating from Neutral. Sell-side analyst recommendations point to a short term price target of $4...More..

General Mills, Inc. (GIS) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Argus
by | Tuesday, March 28, 2017

General Mills, Inc. (GIS) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Argus

Toronto Dominion Bank boosted its stake in General Mills by 433.8% in the third quarter. Investors measure stock performance on the basis of a company's earnings power. "(GIS) Stock Rating Lowered by Sanford C....More..