• Prime Minister arrives in NY to participate in 72nd UNGA session
Prime Minister arrives in NY to participate in 72nd UNGA session

Ambassador Maleeha Lodhi said nine bilateral meetings, including with US Vice President Mike Pence, have been confirmed and more could also take place as the prime minister's visit proceeds. The Assembly has 174 items on its agenda after a new item was inscribed on Friday. He will outline Pakistan's positions on key global political, social and dev...

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  • Modest Strength Visible On Wall Street In Mid-Day Trading
Modest Strength Visible On Wall Street In Mid-Day Trading

The Dow Jones Industrial Average climbed for a sixth consecutive session, hitting another record high, while the S&P 500 touched the 2,500 benchmark in its own run to an all-time peak, shrugging off geopolitical uncertainties and downbeat US data on gains in telecommunications and financials.

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  • MGM Resorts reveals its plan to put a casino in Bridgeport
MGM Resorts reveals its plan to put a casino in Bridgeport

New York-based Oppenheimer And has invested 0.11% in MGM Resorts International (NYSE:MGM). IFP Advisors Inc now owns 4,558 shares of the company's stock worth $125,000 after purchasing an additional 31 shares in the last quarter. The High Revenue estimate is predicted as 2.82 Million, while the Low Revenue Estimate prediction stands at 2.68 Milli...

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  • Ford and Mahindra explore strategic cooperation around auto tech in India
Ford and Mahindra explore strategic cooperation around auto tech in India

Teams from both companies will collaborate and work together for a period of up to three years, stated a joint press statement released by the two companies. "The changes facing the automotive industry globally are triggered by the accelerated rise of new technologies, sustainability policies and new models of urban shared mobility".

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  • Northrop plays on global angst with $7.8 bln deal
Northrop plays on global angst with $7.8 bln deal

Anchor Bolt Limited Partnership holds 0.77% of its portfolio in Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC ) for 96,270 shares. It has outperformed by 1.69% the S&P500. Agf Investments Inc sold 5,285 shares as Northrop Grumman Corp. It is negative, as 51 investors sold COH shares while 196 reduced holdings. Peapack Gladstone has invested 0% in ...

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  • Stephen Colbert mocks Trump at the Emmys by bringing out Sean Spicer
Stephen Colbert mocks Trump at the Emmys by bringing out Sean Spicer

Trump is like Walter White. He's just Walter Much Whiter. The 69th Primetime Emmy Awards was still replete with pithy Trump gags but this time it was the art being honoured that did the talking. Next came a hysterical " Westworld "-inspired sketch from the Emmys. Next year's "Dancing with the Stars" will be hosted by Sheriff Joe Arpaio", joked ...

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  • Air New Zealand operations disrupted by Auckland pipeline outage
Air New Zealand operations disrupted by Auckland pipeline outage

Twenty-seven domestic and global flights at the airport were cancelled yesterday and airlines are being advised to carry enough fuel for planes to make their return journeys. Refining New Zealand chief executive Sjoerd Post told the Radio NZ website the pipeline was expected to be shut for "10 to 15 days", with the company looking at ways to get ...

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  • Google Tez UPI-based payments app goes live
Google Tez UPI-based payments app goes live

Under the introductory offer, there is a reward program giving users Rs 51 (80 cents) in cash, when they refer someone and that referral makes their first payment. After verification, it will prompt the user to add a UPI pin code and you are done. The Tez app can also be secured with the Google PIN. Bharti Enterprises-backed Hike launched a U...

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  • Hot Stocks Report: Cypress Semiconductor Corporation (CY), Safe Bulkers, Inc. (SB)
Hot Stocks Report: Cypress Semiconductor Corporation (CY), Safe Bulkers, Inc. (SB)

The short interest to ON Semiconductor Corporation's float is 5.53%. About 174,135 shares traded. Cypress Semiconductor Corporation , launched on September 26, 1986, manufactures embedded system solutions for automotive, industrial, home automation and appliances, consumer electronics and medical products.

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  • Evian Championship: Anna Nordqvist wins playoff to seal second major title
Evian Championship: Anna Nordqvist wins playoff to seal second major title

Moriya, who was Rookie of the Year in 2013 but has yet to win on the LPGA Tour, started her second round at the 10th and offset a birdie at 11 with a scrappy bogey-six at the long 13th, but she got back on track with gains at 15 and 17 in a back-nine 34.

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  • Amid Rohingya Refugee Crisis, Myanmar's Head Suu Kyi Skips UN Assembly
Amid Rohingya Refugee Crisis, Myanmar's Head Suu Kyi Skips UN Assembly

Acknowledging the initial attacks on Myanmar security forces on August 25, the 15-membered body condemned the subsequent violence which has led to over 300,000 people being displaced. Rycroft said the members agreed that there must be an end to the security operations and there must be full humanitarian access wherever it is needed.

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  • Ryanair to cancel 40-50 flights per day for six weeks
Ryanair to cancel 40-50 flights per day for six weeks

It begins "If you have been affected by the Ryanair programme of flight cancellations you are entitled to a choice of refund or rerouting". The airline is now moving to allocate annual leave during a nine month transition period (April-December 2017) to move the airline's holiday year (currently April-March) to a calendar year (January-December...

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  • Alphabet line up $1bn investment in Lyft
Alphabet line up $1bn investment in Lyft

Of the three industry trends that now get called "mobility", the ride sharing network may be the toughest to build from scratch. The engineer, who has since left Uber , founded self-driving truck company Otto, which was bought past year by Uber .

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  • RK Films' memorabilia, costumes burnt in fire: Rishi Kapoor
RK Films' memorabilia, costumes burnt in fire: Rishi Kapoor

The massive fire break out at RK Studios had the internet and half of the country talking about it. 6 fire engines and 5 water tanks were called immediately to stop the fire from spreading but sadly, there was a lot of property damage . Thankfully no casualties or injuries. "The show to be aired on Sony Entertainment Television will go on th...

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  • Duke Energy Florida is ready to mobilize
Duke Energy Florida is ready to mobilize

Almost 66,000 customers remain without power in Hillsborough County - that's down from more than 214,000 Wednesday morning. Duke Energy announced it expects to have restored lost electrical service to the western portions of its service area - Pinellas and Pasco counties - by midnight Friday, and to most of the rest by midnight Sunday, but th...

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  • Bitcoin Exchange BTCC to Halt Trading as Regulatory Storm Brews in China
Bitcoin Exchange BTCC to Halt Trading as Regulatory Storm Brews in China

Namibia's central bank recently issued a paper outlining its unfavorable view of cryptocurrencies . It was reported last week by Caixin that China was contemplating shutting down cryptocurrency exchange trading, and further confirmation of that order arrived today.

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  • When immigrant persecution is involved, the Trump Administration has no limits
When immigrant persecution is involved, the Trump Administration has no limits

A lawsuit filed by the American Civil Liberties Union and the Electronic Frontier Foundation on Wednesday argues that searches of phones and laptops at the border are in violation of the First and Fourth Amendments. As an indicator of how far that concern has spread, when Apple announced new face-scanning technology in its new iPhone on Tuesday...

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  • Police Responding to Incident at London Tube Station
Police Responding to Incident at London Tube Station

As a manhunt takes place across the capital, authorities have tightened security on all transport hubs, The New York Times reports . Four more bombers tried a similar attack two weeks later, but their devices failed to explode fully.

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  • Oracle kick-starts the 2018 fiscal year with bumper revenue boosted by cloud
Oracle kick-starts the 2018 fiscal year with bumper revenue boosted by cloud

Canaccord Genuity also raises its Oracle price target by $1 to $57 and maintains a Buy rating. Intersect Capital Ltd Co holds 0.36% of its portfolio in Oracle Corporation (NYSE: ORCL ) for 12,388 shares. Alpha Cubed Invs Ltd Liability Company has invested 0.35% of its portfolio in Oracle Corporation (NYSE: ORCL ). Sasco Capital Ct invested in...

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  • Elon Musk unveils date for Tesla semi truck reveal event
Elon Musk unveils date for Tesla semi truck reveal event

Therefore 40% are positive. The consensus recommendation - averaging the work of 21 analysts - of 2.7 for Tesla, Inc . A 9 analysts rate it as either a buy or a strong buy, while1 believe that investors should either steer clear of GM or, if they already own its stock, sell it.

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