New round of U.S.-China trade talks to begin in Washington on Tuesday

Reuters Business News - Mon, 02/18/2019 - 23:11
A new round of talks between the United States and China to resolve their trade war will take place in Washington on Tuesday, with follow-up sessions at a higher level later in the week, the White House said on Monday.
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As medical costs mount, Japan to weigh cost-effectiveness in setting drug prices

Reuters Business News - Mon, 02/18/2019 - 23:10
Japanese doctor Yasushi Goto remembers prescribing the cancer drug Opdivo to an octogenarian and wondering whether taxpayers might object to helping fund treatment, which at the time cost hundreds of thousands of dollars, for patients in their twilight years.
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Auto industry lines up against possible U.S. tariffs

Reuters Business News - Mon, 02/18/2019 - 23:07
The U.S. auto industry urged President Donald Trump's administration on Monday not to saddle imported cars and auto parts with steep tariffs, after the U.S. Commerce Department sent a confidential report to the White House late on Sunday with its recommendations for how to proceed.
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CBI chief Shukla holds first meeting of all branches since taking charge

Business Standard - Mon, 02/18/2019 - 23:05
The meeting will be attended by all heads of over 70 CBI branches across India
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U.S. tariffs on EU cars could mean EU buying less U.S. soya beans and gas - Juncker

Reuters Business News - Mon, 02/18/2019 - 23:03
United States tariffs on imports of European cars could mean that Europe would buy less soya beans and liquid gas from the U.S., the head of the European Commission Jean-Claude Juncker said on Monday.
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Aditya Birla Sun Life Mutual Fund launches retirement scheme; offer closes on March 5

MoneyControl Business News - Mon, 02/18/2019 - 23:02
The fund offers four investment options designed as per suitability of various age groups.
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How music conspired to find young Sa'adat Hussain and turn him into Khayyam

Business Standard - Mon, 02/18/2019 - 22:45
A deep dive into the timeless compositions of one of India's finest music composers on his 92nd birthday
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Corrected: Asian prices drop to 17-month low on tepid demand

Reuters Business News - Mon, 02/18/2019 - 22:40
(Corrects paragraph 16 to say Kuwait Petroleum seeks LNG cargo, not offers)
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Brent oil eases from 2019 highs as markets await trade talks outcome

Reuters Business News - Mon, 02/18/2019 - 22:38
Brent crude oil prices eased away from 2019 highs on Tuesday on caution that economic growth may dent fuel demand this year, although supply cuts led by producer cartel OPEC still meant markets were relatively tight.
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Crude oil drops from 2019 highs as global economic concerns grip markets

Business Standard - Mon, 02/18/2019 - 22:38
Bank of America Merrill Lynch said in a note that the Sino-American trade dispute was hurting economic growth globally
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Lok Sabha elections LIVE: Modi flags off electric loco engine in Varanasi

Business Standard - Mon, 02/18/2019 - 22:32
In the run-up to the Lok Sabha Elections 2019, Narendra Modi will address a public meeting in Varanasi, besides laying the foundation stone for projects worth Rs 2,900 crore. Catch LIVE updates
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How Swachh Bharat Mission's pit toilets failed to help flood-prone areas

Business Standard - Mon, 02/18/2019 - 22:26
Flood-prone areas get twin-pit toilets, not Ecosans, all to meet Swachh Bharat Mission targets
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Huawei founder says Huawei CFO arrest was politically motivated - BBC

Reuters Business News - Mon, 02/18/2019 - 22:24
Huawei founder Ren Zhengfei said on Monday that the arrest of his daughter, Huawei Chief Financial Officer Meng Wanzhou, was politically motivated.
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Huawei founder says CFO's arrest by US was politically motivated: BBC

Business Standard - Mon, 02/18/2019 - 22:24
Commenting on the spying concerns, the Huawei founder reiterated that the company will "never undertake" any spying activities
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Emami, Varun Beverages and Ambuja Cement top stocks to watch out for

Business Standard - Mon, 02/18/2019 - 22:07
Here's a look at the top stocks that may remain in focus today -
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Maharashtra farmers set for long march 2.0 as demands remain unfulfilled

Business Standard - Mon, 02/18/2019 - 21:59
The farmers are demanding that loans be waived, minimum support prices be set at cost plus 50% and the implementation of the Forest Rights Act
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63 Moons serves legal notices to Chidambaram, 2 civil servants; to seek Rs 10,000 cr damages

MoneyControl Business News - Mon, 02/18/2019 - 21:57
Formerly known as Financial Technologies Ltd (FTIL), 63 Moons and some of its former executives, including founder Jignesh Shah, are under the scanner of multiple probe agencies regarding the Rs 5,600 crore payment scam at the now defunct National Spot Exchange Ltd (NSEL).
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Explainer: Why Jet Airways is selling a majority stake for Re 1

Business Standard - Mon, 02/18/2019 - 21:55
Jet Airways has defaulted on loans that were due by December 31 and has delayed payments to staff and lessors
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Chinese traders halt Australian coal orders as customs delays pile up: sources

Reuters Business News - Mon, 02/18/2019 - 21:47
Chinese coal traders have stopped ordering Australian coal as clearing times through China's customs have doubled to at least 40 days, according to major buyers in China and international coal merchants, resulting in a sharp fall in Australian prices.
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Samsung Galaxy M30 with tri-camera set-up to launch day before Redmi Note 7

Business Standard - Mon, 02/18/2019 - 21:42
The Amazon-exclusive Samsung Galaxy M30 smartphone will launch in India on February 27 at 6 PM
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