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United Kingdom minister says lockdown in England could be extended

United Kingdom minister says lockdown in England could be extended

Speaking on the Sophie Ridge on Sunday show Mr Gove said it would be "foolish" to predict the national lockdown will last until December 2. Households will not be allowed to mix, except for childcar...

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Philippines reports 2,298 new COVID-19 infections

The research by the International League of Dermatological Societies and the American Academy of Dermatology found that this new symptom can develop chilblain-like inflammation on the feet of the pati...

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SSC will redo Tuatara's top speed record run to satisfy nay-sayers

SSC will redo Tuatara's top speed record run to satisfy nay-sayers

Looking at their videos, he sees the data SSC North America offered didn't add up, so the blame is only his. Once that was done, Shami and other personalities in the video questioned its validity....

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Black Friday Deals Have Already Started At Best Buy

Black Friday Deals Have Already Started At Best Buy

You should definitely expect most of these to remain fairly steady throughout the holiday shopping season. As it has already started Black Friday deals . November 16-17: My Best Buy Member Early ...

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US jury tells Apple to pay USD503M in patent case

US jury tells Apple to pay USD503M in patent case

VirnetX contended in the suit that Apple VPN On Demand functions used its patented technology. Apple releasing a statement said, "This case has been going on for over a decade, with patents that a...

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Trump leads Biden in Iowa, poll finds; Ernst ahead in Senate race

Trump leads Biden in Iowa, poll finds; Ernst ahead in Senate race

Till Saturday, more than 92 million Americans have already cast their ballots, setting a new record. The poll , conducted by Selzer & Co., also showed 3 percent of likely voters say they will vote ...

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CDC cancels

CDC cancels "No Sail" order and allows "Simulation" cruises

Robert Redfield. Then, cruise ship operators will have to prove their ability to reduce the risk of the spread of the virus by operating mock voyages with volunteers pretending to be passengers, t...

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UK says 4-week coronavirus lockdown may have to last longer

UK says 4-week coronavirus lockdown may have to last longer

The scheme supported 8.9 million jobs at its peak, and had been forecast to cost around 52 billion pounds ($67.28 billion) over its eight-month lifespan. Some European neighbours and the devolved go...

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Amazon tells SEBI Future Retail is misleading shareholders

Amazon tells SEBI Future Retail is misleading shareholders

As per a Reuters' report (via Gadgets360 ), Amazon wrote a letter to the Securities & Exchange Board of India(SEBI) Chairman Ajay Tyagi. "The Emergency Arbitrator order accepts Amazon's content...

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RJio posts net profit of ₹2,844 crore

RJio posts net profit of ₹2,844 crore

The revenue from petrochemicals fell 23 per cent, refining fell 36 per cent, oil & gas fell 55 per cent, and retail fell 4.9 per cent on-year. Energy-to-telecom-to-retail conglomerate Reliance Indu...

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Triumph Trident 660 Roadster Unveiled: Will It Come To India?

Triumph Trident 660 Roadster Unveiled: Will It Come To India?

It might be the least expensive model in Triumph's portfolio now but the images speak for itself in terms of features, fit and finish, and reliability. Pillion grab handles are available as an accesso...

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ExxonMobil racks up a third straight loss as pandemic dents demand

ExxonMobil racks up a third straight loss as pandemic dents demand

The figure includes all US job cuts , as well as layoffs and retirements previously announced in Europe and Australia, and any future reductions in Canada or remaining industries. In terms of revenue...

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Farah Khan has the sweetest birthday wish for 'brother' Sonu Sood

Farah Khan has the sweetest birthday wish for 'brother' Sonu Sood

It has been quite a while since Sonu Sood acted in a Telugu film and if he stars in "Acharya", it will be a comeback of sorts for him. Known for his character roles, during the last five months the ...

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Kia's LandCruiser rival could come with military credentials

Kia's LandCruiser rival could come with military credentials

Kia has revealed plans to develop a new standard platform for next-generation military vehicles. Kia states that its military standard platform will enable specialized vehicles to offer the absolut...

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Genesis GV70 revealed as handsome BMW X3 rival

Genesis GV70 revealed as handsome BMW X3 rival

Hyundai applied its "sporty elegance" design language to the GV70 after it applied to the GV80 sports cars and the G80 sedan. The GV70 SUV and an all-electric vehicle will be added to the lineu...

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Oil under pressure: Crude prices sink further on virus anxiety

Oil under pressure: Crude prices sink further on virus anxiety

Futures for global benchmark Brent were down 3.89 percent, trading at 37.60 a barrel, hitting its lowest level since mid-June. That was the lowest close for Brent since June 12 and for WTI since Oct...

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Spotify reports $118 million loss despite adding more users, paid subscribers

Spotify reports $118 million loss despite adding more users, paid subscribers

Spotify today reported its Q3 2020 results with strong MAU and subscriber growth. Russian Federation has been our most successful new market launch to date and represented the largest portion of subsc...

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Wall Street drops at open as tech stocks slide, COVID cases jump

Wall Street drops at open as tech stocks slide, COVID cases jump

The spiraling pandemic and Washington's failure to reach a deal on new fiscal stimulus before the November 3 election drove all three stock indexes to close more than 3% lower in heavy trade. Stocks...

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Amazon sees pandemic boosting holiday sales and investment in delivery

Amazon sees pandemic boosting holiday sales and investment in delivery

Looking ahead, Amazon is bullish on sales, but notes costs related to COVID-19 might affect operating income. In the just-ended third quarter, AWS sales grew 29%, while Microsoft reported a 48% ...

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BP swings back into profit after bruising second quarter

BP swings back into profit after bruising second quarter

It continues to plan a total of 10,000 job cuts, mostly by the end of this year. The vast profits from its massive oil trading operation, which cushioned Q2's results , fell back significantly am...

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Trudeau predicts tough winter with COVID - NationNews Barbados

Trudeau predicts tough winter with COVID - NationNews Barbados

Trudeau said that lockdowns did work in the spring as the curb was flattened. After a summer lull, the death count in Canada has also started to climb. The COVID-19 pandemic has highlighted challeng...

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Mass. Unemployment Filings On The Rise As National Claims Fall

Mass. Unemployment Filings On The Rise As National Claims Fall

The still-elevated number of jobless claims underscores that a full recovery from the pandemic recession remains far off. In recent weeks they have fallen below 800,000 for the first time since claims...

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Wall St gains on stimulus hopes, hints of Trump hospital discharge

Wall St gains on stimulus hopes, hints of Trump hospital discharge

Morgan Asset Management. Nancy Pelosi , the Democratic speaker of the House of Representatives, had been negotiating the terms of the next federal coronavirus aid deal with US Treasury Secretary St...

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GDP roared back at record 33.1 percent in third quarter

GDP roared back at record 33.1 percent in third quarter

Trump's Democratic challenger Joe Biden highlighted the lack of full recovery and the rapidly petering growth spurt. The odds of an additional economic stimulus package are slim, and coronavirus ...

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Bank Of Canada Holds Key Interest Rate

Bank Of Canada Holds Key Interest Rate

In its Monetary Policy report Wednesday, the Bank of Canada said household and corporate borrowing tend to be most closely linked to bond yields in the three to 15 year range, though Macklem said th...

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S&P 500, Dow sink to late-Sept lows on virus woes

S&P 500, Dow sink to late-Sept lows on virus woes

The sell-off accelerated during the session's final minutes, with both the Dow and benchmark S&P 500 posting their biggest single-day declines since June 11. Stocks of companies that most need the vir...

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United States stock market has worst day in a month amid election uncertainty

United States stock market has worst day in a month amid election uncertainty

Shares of hotels, airlines and other companies sensitive to Covid-19-related curbs dropped with Wynn Resorts down 2 per cent and the S&P 1500 airlines index declining 3 per cent. However, its stock di...

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Trump tries to block first African candidate for WTO chief

Trump tries to block first African candidate for WTO chief

The former Nigeria minister received the backing of regional body ECOWAS, the African Union, Caribbean and Pacific States and the European Union, on her way to emerging victor. Moon added that she is ...

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Oil in reverse as crude stock build fans oversupply fears

Oil in reverse as crude stock build fans oversupply fears

Libya's production is expected to rebound to 1 million barrels per day (bpd) in the coming weeks. Some of that was due to offshore facilities coming back online after Hurricane Delta. Energy companies...

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Boeing posts fourth straight quarterly loss as sales slump amid the pandemic

Boeing posts fourth straight quarterly loss as sales slump amid the pandemic

The Covid-19 pandemic has brought air travel to a near halt, pushing major airlines to the brink of bankruptcy and forcing them to seek government aid, cut costs and defer aircraft deliveries - wh...

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Hero MotoCorp and Harley Davidson to partner for Indian market

Hero MotoCorp and Harley Davidson to partner for Indian market

Meanwhile, shares of Hero MotoCorp ended the intraday trade today at Rs 2,914.95, up 17 points, or 0.59 per cent on NSE. According to the licensing agreement, New Delhi-based company will develop ...

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Samsung chairman dies at 78, East Asia News & Top Stories

Samsung chairman dies at 78, East Asia News & Top Stories

As Samsung chairman since 1987, Lee led the company in its meteoric rise to becoming a global powerhouse. The news comes six years after he was hospitalized for a heart attack. "The leadership he sh...

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Square Buys 4,709 BTC ($50 Million), Predicts Mass Adoption for Bitcoin

Square Buys 4,709 BTC ($50 Million), Predicts Mass Adoption for Bitcoin

According to the news on Yahoo Finance, Square , Inc. Jack Dorsey , the company's founder, has always been a crypto champion, predicting in 2018 that bitcoin would one day become the world's "sing...

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US stocks tumble toward worst day in a month amid virus woes

US stocks tumble toward worst day in a month amid virus woes

At 10:53 a.m. ET, the Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 78.40 points, or 0.28% to 27,606.98, the S&P 500 lost 1.09 points, or 0.03% to 3,399.88 and the Nasdaq Composite gained 63.73 points, or 0.56% t...

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Jack Ma's Ant Group set for record $34bn stock market listing

Jack Ma's Ant Group set for record $34bn stock market listing

The company is wary of the growing tensions between the USA and China, severely affecting Chinese companies. Mobile payments have replaced cash and credit cards in China as the preferred payment met...

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