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Leaders wish speedy recovery to Jaya, police warns against

With Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa continuing to receive medical attention at a hospital here, her Andhra Pradesh and Jammu and Kashmir counterparts today wished her speedy recovery even as police warned against misuse of social media to ...
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EU regulators have renewed a push to create a common base for calculating taxable corporate profits with draft legislation that threatens to isolate Ireland politically as the UK prepares to quit the
International business — including its contract with the GAA — has been credited for a 43% jump in annual revenues for Hawk-Eye Innovations, the company whose technology is used to decide
A decline in sales of its iconic iPhone caused Apple to post its third consecutive decline in quarterly revenue and profit late last night.
Britain is showing signs of getting over-caffeinated, and the shakes and tremors in Whitbread’s earnings are the early symptoms.
The Government has confirmed it will make a pitch for a second EU regulator to relocate its offices and staff from the UK following the Brexit decision by seeking to lure the European Banking Authorit
A leading marketing and PR company, which has been placed in examinership, is restructuring its operations in the hope of trading out of difficulty.
PM Group, the Dublin- and Cork-based-management services group, is eyeing acquisitions in the US and western Europe as part of its five-year growth plan, which began last year.
One of Europe’s most storied soccer teams says it has a plan to turn a €140m deficit into a profit, and fast.
France’s economic recovery is not only trailing the eurozone, it is generating fewer jobs than elsewhere, a problem that staffing company Adecco says is partly down to apprenticeships.
The owner of the country’s largest hotel, the Citywest Hotel in Dublin, has expressed confidence in it delivering double-digit percentage growth in profits and revenue this year.
Income inequality may lie at the core of many problems at the heart of the so-called developed world.
REZ in virtual reality is transcendent, writes Ronan Jennings. 
The number of trips being made to Ireland jumped 10.5% between July and September, according to the Central Statistics Office.
A new Surface and a smart home hub are said to be on the way.
ATLANTA (AP) — Coca-Cola Co. (KO) on Wednesday reported third-quarter profit of $1.05 billion. On a per-share basis, the Atlanta-based company said it had profit of 24 cents. Earnings, adjusted for n
NEW YORK (AP) — Comcast’s profit rose 12 percent in the July-September quarter thanks to the Olympics and the first third-quarter gains in video subscribers in a decade. NBCUniversal CEO Steve
Bulgarian Prime Minister Boyko Borisov has pledged to trigger an inspection into all privatization deals signed since the democratic transition began in 1989.At a regular cabinet meeting on Wednesday,
DALLAS (AP) — Southwest Airlines Co. (LUV) on Wednesday reported third-quarter earnings of $388 million. On a per-share basis, the Dallas-based company said it had net income of 62 cents. Earnings, a
The first dimension of war exists in geopolitics and TV-propaganda space. The clash of ‘Russian world’ and free Ukraine goes on here. The second dimension is regular war – it’s dirty, it&#
Belgian real estate investor Yves Weerts has started works on an 18,000 sqm office building called Unirii View near Unirii Square in Bucharest. The project requires an investment of EUR 33 million and
The popularity of Pokemon Go fails to stop Nintendo from issuing a profit warning, which it blames on poor Wii U sales and a strong yen.
One serviceman hit a mine and was injured in the Anti-Terrorist Operation (ATO) zone in eastern Ukraine in the past 24 hours, Ukrainian Defense Ministry spokesman for ATO issues Andriy Lysenko said. &
Also, before it was only about Tata Sons which is an unlisted company. But with the letter mentioning Tata Nano, Air Asia and others which are part of listed companies, many other parties - includin
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Police say tens of thousands of dollars in clothing was stolen in a smash-and-grab at a high-end department store in Philadelphia. The Philadelphia Inquirer reports police say mor
One of the founding fathers of the deep learning movement is building a Silicon Valley-style tech incubator for AI. The post AI Pioneer Yoshua Bengio Is Launching Element.AI, a Deep-Learning Incubato
Under the agreement, the current Britannica business unit will become an independent company within Navneet and realise considerable synergies with Navneet's larger Indian group, Naveneet Education
Ukrainian Prime Minister Volodymyr Groysman says his e-declaration of assets is ready, but he could not finalize the process due to a possible system malfunction. “I’d like to announce tha
KBC Bank Ireland has announced a cut in its fixed and variable mortgage rates.
Donald Trump and Newt Gingrich had a bad night on Tuesday, but Star Jones wasn’t about to relent. During a rough interview with Megyn Kelly, Newt Gingrich flew off the handle when she reminded h
Bulgaria has committed to a fast-track payment of the debt on the Belene nuclear power plant (NPP) project, Energy Minister Temenuzhka Petkova has said.In return, Atomstroyexport, the company which wa
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PARIS (AP) — European plane maker Airbus Group SE says third-quarter net profit dwindled to 50 million euros ($55 million) from 376 million euros a year ago. The company cited higher taxes in this ye
The AT&T deal with Time Warner comes during what could be a new era for competition law, as a new generation of legal scholars concentrate on different facets of mergers.

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