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Is Trump Teflon? Most Say No as Brand Perception Takes a Hit

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The recent revelation of vulgar comments Donald Trump made about women is diminishing the value his brand brings to categories like entertainment and real estate, according to research firm Brand Keys.
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Agriculture, Livestock and Fisheries Cabinet Secretary Willy Bett said in a statement yesterday the livestock insurance plan targeting six counties is meant to cushion farmers against the effects of t
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Kenya Airports Authority, however, now says construction works are nearly complete and President Uhuru Kenyatta will commission mid-next month.
The two-day global event, which begins on Thursday, expects to draw participants from over 40 countries across the world.
This is part of an integration programme for the newest additions to the airline's fleet. The first of six scheduled checks begins later this month, with the last one planned for October.
The bank said yesterday the funds are part of its plan to consolidate the position of the housing specialist for this year.
Hashi Energy, which is among the largest oil firms in the country with interests across different segments of the industry, has got approval from the Competition Authority of Kenya (CAK) to sell its r
The subtle programme may be targeting over 500 employees with an offer for early retirement, according to industry sources.
More than three quarters of smallholder farmers in Kenya and the region are stuck with low yields at every harvesting season in what researchers attribute to a systemic information gap on vital farmin
More than three quarters of smallholder farmers in Kenya and the region are stuck with low yields at every harvesting season in what researchers attribute to a systemic information gap on vital farmin
The agreement falls short of an all-encompassing deal, but is a positive sign ahead of a meeting this week between Germany and the International Monetary Fund.
The whistleblower is reported to have mailed the letter to the Indian market regulator Securities Exchange of India (Sebi) in Mumbai.
The central assistance for construction of these houses would be to the tune of Rs 1,188 crore.
Ryan MaassFeb. 20 (UPI) -- Russia's state-owned defense enterprise Rostec will partner with the United Arab Emirates for the development of a 5th-generation light combat fighter.
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Richard TomkinsFeb. 20 (UPI) -- Russia's Uralvagonzavod scientific-production corporation is ready to export the latest variant of the T-90 main battle tank, Tass reports.
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Associated Press and two other news organizations asked a judge Monday to force the federal government to reveal how much it paid for a tool to unlock an iPhone used by one of t
CALGARY - Credit has started to flow more freely to Canada's battered oil and gas sector, though some executives say lenders are favouring larger and more financially secure producers. Many Canadian
Tata group will enter a new era tomorrow as N Chandrasekaran takes over as chief, hoping to put behind an acrimonious boardroom battle that saw the ouster of Cyrus Mistry as Tata Sons Chairman.
The Marshall County Sheriff's Dept. said the suspect in a fatal shooting Monday morning at an armored vehicle supplier is in custody.              
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The Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) has rescinded its offer to have controversial alt-right figurehead Milo Yiannopoulos speak at its annual conference. The decision to rescind  Yianno
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Lee Jae-yong took the South Korean conglomerate’s reins vowing to reshape it along Silicon Valley lines. Now a corruption probe has dragged him in, raising the biggest doubts yet about whether he has
The United Kingdom’s House of Commons on Monday debated whether or not to invite President Donald Trump to the country for an official state visit, and one member of parliament gave a particular
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Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao today said a special comprehensive plan will be put together for the welfare of the Most Backward Classes (MBCs). Rao, who held a meeting with minister
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