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Shares of the genetics research company Illumina dropped after the company announced third-quarter revenue that was below what analysts were looking for.
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Shares in Time Warner, the company behind Game of Thrones-maker HBO, CNN and Warner Bros, jump for a second day on fresh reports of a $73bn-plus tie-up with AT&T .
News of British American Tobacco's planned merger with US cigarette company Reynolds has a mixed effect on the sector.
Nintendo has unveiled its long-awaited new gaming platform - the Switch. Watch the video inside to see all the features...
If you're thinking about creating a personal brand, there are a few key factors to keep in mind. Perhaps most importantly of all is to realize that the lines between your brand and your real persona
There would need to be a perfect storm or a revolution of sorts. That is the type of answer I would expect if I asked what would be needed to marry workers compensation, safety and health benefits on
We've all been there. Things at work can get stressful. The stress escalates those situations until things start to feel out of control and you're slowing losing your grip. Those situations can conti
An attack on domain name system Dyn shut down a host of major sites.
Business Review will present each week the articles that got most views online. Here are the pieces that got most traction this week. Analysis. Romania IT&C trend: Women, tech’s future growth driv
Microsoft India Chairman Bhaskar Pramanik stresses on the need to secure India's critical infrastructure from malware to take the Digital India transformation forward.
TORONTO - The loonie took a dive this morning amid reports that Canada's trade minister had walked out of talks aimed at salvaging a major agreement with the European Union. The Canadian dollar was a
AT&T is in advanced talks to acquire Time Warner Inc., a deal that would create a new hallmark in the rapidly converging realms of media, communications and the internet. An agreement could come as ea
NEW YORK (Reuters) - The New York Federal Reserve on Friday downgraded its forecasts on U.S. economic growth in the second half of 2016 following data on regional business activities in October and a
Can we still be In Right Work after 25 years in the same job? How could someone be in one job for 25 years and still feel she is in "right work"? How could someone who loves to learn and grow still
(Reuters) - AT&T Inc is in advanced talks to acquire media conglomerate Time Warner Inc , and a deal could come as early as this weekend, the Wall Street Journal reported.
How often have you observed or participated in a discussion where individuals with opposite viewpoints present an idea or advocate a course of action, but neither side really listens to the other? Pro
The Crimean branch of Russia’s Tourism Board has suggested introducing a tax for Russian tourists choosing to holiday abroad, it said on its website. “An additional cost for tourists going
I know that it’s way, way, way too late to try to do any serious deconstruction of a Donald Trump performance, but, like Trump on a debate stage, I can’t help myself. Somehow, even though I know bette
If you are a run-of-the-mill Joe or Jill, buying a house is probably the single largest financial commitment that you will make during your lifetime. What makes the stakes even higher is the fact th
Ed AdamczykMANCHESTER, N.H., Oct. 21 (UPI) -- A cyberattack early Friday temporarily eliminated access to Twitter, Spotify and other websites.
Billionaire Mark Cuban released a “Funny or Die” video on Friday that offered a solution to the problem of a possible Donald Trump presidency. “There are some things in life that you
Haryana government today hiked the ex-gratia grant given to the family members of police personnel killed in the line of duty from Rs 10 lakh to Rs 30 lakh. Besides this, the accidental insurance cov
As the government goes full throttle to roll out Goods and Services Tax (GST) from April 1, the CAG today said it is ready for the new challenges and will take steps to enhance effectiveness of revenu
TORONTO - The regulating body for professional engineers in Ontario is investigating the possibility of incompetence in the failure of the Nipigon River bridge last January, which severed a critical l
Just because Gretchen Carlson settled her lawsuit against former Fox News CEO Roger Ailes does not mean she’s done fighting against the larger issue of workplace sexual harassment.  C
After decades of swiping cards at ATMs, consumers may find the idea of a "cardless" ATM impossible at first glance; after all, how do you withdraw cash or make transactions without a card to access yo
Whether your small business is new or old, chances are you've heard about trade shows or considered participating in one. You may have been approached and encouraged by expo organizers to join, too. W
(Reuters) - McDonald's Corp's turnaround gained momentum in the latest quarter despite intense rivalry in the United States, helped by its all-day breakfast, the "McPick 2 for $2 promotion" and a hea
Odisha asserted their dominance in Indian rugby by winning both the boys' and girls' crowns in the Societe Generale Junior (Under-18) National Rugby Sevens Championship 2016, played at the Bombay Gymk
Hardline Hurriyat Conference leader and prominent Shia cleric Aga Syed Hassan was today put under house arrest, shortly after his return from New Delhi, where he met the Pakistan High Commissioner and
A city court today refused to cancel the bail granted to the father of a teenager, who had allegedly run over a 32-year-old marketing executive here while driving a Mercedes in April, saying there was
Tata Sponge Iron today reported an over two-fold jump in its consolidated net profit at Rs 16.06 crore for the quarter ended September 30. The company, an associate firm of Tata Steel, had clocked a
With Opposition parties making "drug menace" as major issue in the wake of upcoming assembly polls in Punjab, Deputy Chief Minister Sukhbir Singh Badal today slammed Congress and AAP for "defaming" th
All the agencies and clients interested in submitting works for this year’s Internetics festival must be aware that the entries’ deadline was extended until October 25. The works can be introduced onl

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Willem Schoeber appointed as member of Administration Council of Electrica

The Common General Meeting of Electrica SA has decided on October 21 to appoint Willem Jan Antoon Henri Schoeber as independent member of the Administration Council of Electrica SA. The appointment co
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Internetics 2016 extends the entries’ deadline until October 25

All the agencies and clients interested in submitting works for this year’s Internetics festival must be aware that the entries’ deadline was extended until October 25. The works can be introduced onl
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Hollande to meet unions as French police protests continue

As police officers demonstrated for a fourth night in Paris and other French towns, President François Hollande promised to meet their unions at the beginning of next week. The protests are demanding
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Jason Sudeikis canceled his original 'Harry' appearance for birth of daughter Daisy

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CBS is adapting 'Candy Crush' as a TV game show

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Leonardo DiCaprio brings 'Before the Flood' to the United Nations

Annie MartinNEW YORK, Oct. 21 (UPI) -- Ban-ki Moon, John Kerry and Shailene Woodley attended a screening of Leonardo DiCaprio's climate change documentary, "Before the Flood," at U.N. headquarters.
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Cher and James Corden team up to recreate a Sonny and Cher classic

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Prime Minister's Office stepped in to know of any risk to National Information security set up
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Stocks lose steam despite earnings beats from Microsoft and McDonald's

U.S. stocks traded lower on Friday, despite a slew of strong earnings reports. The S&P 500 remains stuck in a narrow trading range, as investors grapple with a number of wildcards over the next few mo
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New rules for 'master trust' pension schemes unveiled

The Government drive to auto-enrol all workers into pensions has led to the rise of an estimated 100 master trusts, which manage centralised funds for several employers at once.
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Carolwood Drive spec house matches Playboy Mansion's $100-million sale price

It’s the year of the monkey in the Chinese zodiac, but this may very well be the year of the trophy home as far as the region’s real estate market goes. A newly built spec house in the Holmby Hill
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L.A. Drives: Cruising Malibu Canyon with 'Seinfeld' veteran Spike Feresten

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There's love for 'La La Land' in the early Oscar predictions

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