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Twitter appoints Manish Maheshwari as India MD

ET News - 45 min 1 sec ago
Based out of Delhi, he will oversee Twitter India's teams in Delhi, Mumbai and Bengaluru from April 29.
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Conversational Artificial Intelligence goes mainstream now

ET News - 45 min 1 sec ago
Voice interactions, chatbots, AI-supported human concierges, and digital assistants largely make up the conversational AI market in India.
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2 JD-S members among Indians killed in Sri Lanka blasts

ET News - 45 min 1 sec ago
Karnataka govt is in touch with families of the victims and the missing people for further information on them.
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Shiv Sena asks govt to take over Jet Airways

ET News - 45 min 1 sec ago
It asked PM Modi to take a cue from the foresight shown by former PMs Jawaharlal Nehru and Indira Gandhi in nationalising insurance and airline companies.
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T-Mobile, Sprint lobby regulators to win U.S. approval for tie-up

Reuters Business News - 1 hour 13 min ago
Senior executives at T-Mobile US Inc and Sprint Corp made the case to U.S. officials in Washington last week that they should approve a planned tie-up between the two wireless companies, arguing a combined firm would have incentives to "aggressively lower prices."
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Facebook hires State Department lawyer as general counsel

Reuters Business News - 1 hour 38 min ago
Facebook Inc on Monday named the legal adviser to the U.S. State Department as its general counsel, as the social media giant faces growing regulatory hurdles and privacy concerns.
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Textron sees final certification of Longitude jet in third quarter

Reuters Business News - 1 hour 40 min ago
Textron Inc said on Wednesday it expects the final certification of its newest Longitude business jet in the third quarter of 2019, after it was delayed for several months.
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Extend special loans to Jet to clear staff dues: Bank employees' union

Business Standard - 1 hour 45 min ago
They praised lenders, led by SBI, for their mature and pragmatic han­dling of the Jet case, espe­cially for not yielding to pre­ssure to extend a rescue loan
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Whirlpool profit beats on price hikes, shares jump

Reuters Business News - 1 hour 49 min ago
Appliances maker Whirlpool Corp beat analysts' estimates for quarterly profit on Monday, fuelled by price increases to counter higher raw material and freight costs.
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U.S. to end all waivers on imports of Iranian oil, crude price jumps

Reuters Business News - 1 hour 55 min ago
The United States on Monday demanded that buyers of Iranian oil stop purchases by May 1 or face sanctions, a move to choke off Tehran's oil revenues which sent crude prices to six-month highs on fears of a potential supply crunch.
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USTR names new general counsel to replace departing Vaughn

Reuters Business News - 1 hour 58 min ago
U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer said on Monday that his agency's general counsel, Stephen Vaughn, will depart the Trump administration in coming weeks and be replaced by veteran Washington lawyer Joseph Barloon.
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Wall Street near flat in quiet session ahead of earnings wave

Reuters Business News - 2 hours 2 min ago
U.S. stocks ended a low-volume trading session little changed on Monday, with the biggest gains in the energy sector as investors otherwise stayed on the sidelines ahead of quarterly earnings.
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Easter blasts: Sri Lanka imposes emergency as death toll mounts to 290

Business Standard - 2 hours 2 min ago
Number of Indians killed in the serial blasts rises to 8; attacks carried out with the help of an international network
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US Supreme Court to decide whether bias law covers gay, transgender staff

Business Standard - 2 hours 10 min ago
The law forbids employment discrimination based on sex. The question for the justices is whether that language bars discrimination based on sexual orientation or transgender status
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Donald Trump sues to block Democrats from getting his financial records

Business Standard - 2 hours 17 min ago
President's lawyers say request has no 'legitimate' purpose
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March foreign flows into Asian bonds the highest since January 2018

Business Standard - 2 hours 26 min ago
Indian and Indonesian bonds - the two with highest yields in the region - both received net foreign inflows of $1.7 billion in March
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Promoter stake slips in Essel group, Anil Ambani firms in March quarter

Business Standard - 2 hours 31 min ago
According to exchange disclosures, the promoter group entities sold Rs 1,796 crore worth of shares in the listed Essel entities during the March quarter
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Credit risk funds back on investors' radar as debt paper spreads widen

Business Standard - 2 hours 40 min ago
The spreads differ depending on the sector and companies that issue the papers
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Brazil growth forecasts tumble as key pension reform vote looms

Reuters Business News - 2 hours 45 min ago
Economists continue to slash their forecasts for Brazilian economic growth this year, according to a closely watched survey published on Monday, intensifying the spotlight on a key Congressional vote on pension reform later in the week.
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US ends Iran oil import waivers; no supply woes for India, say marketers

Business Standard - 2 hours 46 min ago
Though major Indian consumers said the country was ready for the situation, spiralling oil prices could create worries for the new government that will come to power next month
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