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Sports Direct chair narrowly weathers shareholder revolt

Sports Direct chair narrowly weathers shareholder revolt

There is also some shareholder anger over Mr Ashley's decision not to attend. At today's AGM, Hellawell defended Sports Direct's use of zero-hours contracts and told the meeting that there was no ne...

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European Union court orders Intel antitrust fine to be re-examined

European Union court orders Intel antitrust fine to be re-examined

Intel hopes were for a clearer victory after a top advisor to the European Court of Justice previous year said the lower court had failed to argue adequately that rebates were illegal. The court did...

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Ruby chocolate now exists and we're all about it

Ruby chocolate now exists and we're all about it

Ruby would be the first new type since food scientists developed white chocolate (which isn't exactly chocolate ) 80 years ago. According to the firm, the new kind of chocolate will have an int...

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HPE Set to Acquire Cloud Technology Partners

HPE Set to Acquire Cloud Technology Partners

The shares were sold at an average price of $16.71, for a total transaction of $1,046,914.92. Presently Micron Technology , Inc. "The last two quarters of server declines can be attributed from n...

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Ryanair to cut hand luggage allowance

Ryanair to cut hand luggage allowance

The luggage drop-off will take place at the boarding gate instead of at check-in. However, if passengers wish to bring larger items of carry-on baggage onto aircraft, they must purchase Priority Boa...

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Fed's rate hikes may be doing real harm to U.S. economy - Kashkari

Some investors saw any sell-off as a reason to buy in a bull run that is now more than eight years old.Financials.SPSY were the worst-performing sector, dropping 2.2 percent for their biggest one-day ...

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United States stocks tumble amid tensions with North Korea

United States stocks tumble amid tensions with North Korea

Stocks were coming off back-to-back weekly gains as investors returned from the Labor Day holiday weekend to heightened tensions between the USA and North Korea , which conducted its most powerful nu...

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Raghuram Rajan says he wasn't on board for demonetisation

Raghuram Rajan says he wasn't on board for demonetisation

Separately, in an interview to Economic Times , Rajan said demonetisation has had the largest impact on the people who transact informally, of which many might be very poor. The 54-year-old ex-Gove...

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Mort Zuckerman Sells New York Daily News

Mort Zuckerman Sells New York Daily News

It can also indicate the conclusion of the political effect its owner the real estate magnate Mortimer B. Zuckerman, who often utilized paper's bold, front-page headline recognized as the wood for elu...

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Millions of Time Warner Customer Records Exposed in Third-Party Data Leak

Millions of Time Warner Customer Records Exposed in Third-Party Data Leak

BroadSoft later told Gizmodo that it locked down its Amazon data (Charter says it was taken down) and has not seen evidence that intruders accessed the information. Charter Communications bought Ti...

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Michael Dell Has Pledged $36 Million to Relief Efforts for Harvey

Michael Dell Has Pledged $36 Million to Relief Efforts for Harvey

Fortune reports that Dell will be giving the money through the Michael and Susan Dell Foundation , a non-profit he and his wife started in 1999. "Over the Labor Day Weekend, we will contribute ano...

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Former IAS officer Alphons Kannanthanam appointed a MoS in ministry of IT

Former IAS officer Alphons Kannanthanam appointed a MoS in ministry of IT

Union Minister Mahesh Sharma, who was holding the charge of the tourism ministry along with the Ministry of Culture, was shifted to the Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change as the Minist...

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No JD(U), Sena names in list of new ministers

No JD(U), Sena names in list of new ministers

A cloud of uncertainty hangs over the participation of the AIADMK and JD (U) in the Union Cabinet as Prime Minister Narendra Modi undertakes its reshuffle on Sunday. However contrary to the expected...

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TV streaming pioneer Roku files for stock market debut

TV streaming pioneer Roku files for stock market debut

While the company originally began with a simple set-top box that focused exclusively on Netflix, it now produces a number of streaming media devices and smart TVs, each with support for a wide rang...

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Packers trade OLB Jayrone Elliott to Cowboys

Packers trade OLB Jayrone Elliott to Cowboys

Former LSU wide receiver and John Curtis standout Malachi Dupre will be released by the Green Bay Packers on Saturday, according to a Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel report . Kyle Murphy, who was drafte...

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Reshuffle: 4 elevated to Cabinet rank; 9 new MoS sworn in

Reshuffle: 4 elevated to Cabinet rank; 9 new MoS sworn in

Singh was a former police chief of India's financial and entertainment hub Mumbai who is credited with taking on the city's infamous underworld gangs in 1990s. "This reflects that the prime minister d...

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Gas prices surge to 2-year highs after Hurricane Harvey

Gas prices surge to 2-year highs after Hurricane Harvey

South Carolina, for instance, has seen prices rise almost 30 cents, and prices were up almost 20 cents in Texas , where fuel shortages were already evident. The full scale of the damage inflicted by ...

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Trump Will Discuss South Korea Trade Deal With Senior Advisers

Trump Will Discuss South Korea Trade Deal With Senior Advisers

But withdrawal from the agreement, experts say, could lead to large tariff increases on imported South Korean goods in the United States, as well as high tariffs for imported USA goods in South Korea...

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The National Flood Insurance Program Is Over Budget And Out Of Time

The National Flood Insurance Program Is Over Budget And Out Of Time

Still the number of flood policies in effect was 593,115. Congress passed some basic reforms in 2012 to do just that, but lawmakers from flood-prone areas reversed those changes in 2014. Where is th...

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Average retail gas prices rise in ME 1.1 cents per gallon

Average retail gas prices rise in ME 1.1 cents per gallon

The AAA Fuel Gauge Survey shows the national average price of regular gasoline has jumped to almost $2.45 a gallon, rising more than four cents in 24 hours. Colonial Pipeline officials announce...

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