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by | September 25, 2017 | 00:29

Londoners are so dismayed at Uber's disappearance from city's streets, that a petition set up by the company has gained more than 640,000 signatures in just two days. He said Uber needs to offer "decent pay and conditions for its staff", and "there is an issue about safety". John Zimmer, Lyft's co-founder said: "We're the fastest growing ride-share company in the United States right now".

by | September 22, 2017 | 00:37

Alex Neill , managing director of home products and services, said: "It's outrageous that Ryanair passengers who have had already to endure huge inconvenience are essentially being double charged for booking seating and luggage". Loizos Heracleous, a professor of strategy and organization at Warwick Business School, said it is surprising that a company so focused on optimizing operations "could be caught out like this", and that it is mushrooming into a much bigger problem.

by | September 21, 2017 | 00:43

The new combine, which will have a global workforce of 48,000 expects to cut 4,000 jobs in Europe , 2,000 in production and 2,000 in administration. Tata, the Indian conglomerate that operates the Port Talbot steelworks, and Germany's Thyssenkrupp on Wednesday said that they had struck a preliminary deal to create the continent's second largest steel producer after ArcelorMittal, in a bid to tackle crippling oversupply in the market.

by | September 20, 2017 | 00:54

Avast acquired Piriform , the makers of CCleaner, earlier this July. Anyone who downloaded the 5.33 version product or updated their existing product during this timeframe became infected. "We estimate that 2.27 million users had the affected software installed on 32-bit Windows machines", a spokesperson for software security vendor Avast told eWEEK .

by | September 07, 2017 | 01:58

The Netflix plan supports HD video, but not over T-Mobile's cellular network unless you have the One Plus plan. For instance, the company once gave free Domino's pizza to its customers through its "T-Mobile Tuesdays" scheme. There is a catch (as always): The perk is only offered to subscribers of the unlimited T-Mobile One plan with two or more active voice lines, which T-Mobile now sells for $120 a month with taxes and fees included.

by | September 07, 2017 | 01:56

The top American diplomat to the United Nations is outlining an argument for the Trump administration's possible decision not to recertify Iran's compliance with the nuclear deal. The performance should cement the ambitious Haley's place on Trump's short list of candidates to become secretary of state once Rex Tillerson's unhappy and probably short tenure in the job ends.

by | September 07, 2017 | 01:57

The ECJ's decision responded to a complaint by Hungary and Slovakia over the legality of a September 2015 Council decision to distribute asylum seekers from Greece and Italy across the bloc, based on quotas established by the European Union commission.

by | September 05, 2017 | 19:44

Royal fans are abuzz with news the Duchess of Cambridge is pregnant with her third child, but amid the excitement it's also been revealed the expectant mother is once again suffering from hyperemesis gravidarum , or severe morning sickness.

by | September 04, 2017 | 11:38

Assuming the FCCs proceeds as expected and dismantles existing net neutrality rules, both sides of the debate are expected to lobby congress to establish new net neutrality laws - hence, the objective of the September 7 hearing, to kickstart a public debate.

by | August 24, 2017 | 02:45

After wiping her social media account late last week and spending this week uploading cryptic teasers, we have solid information from the pop star herself. Debuting on the country music scene back in 2006, she has gone on to forge one the most successful music careers of the past decade, churning out mega-hits like "Love Story", "Mine", "We Are Never Ever Getting Back Together" and " Blank Space ".

by | August 22, 2017 | 00:50

Zaira, who plays an aspiring singer in the film, is seen recording her first YouTube video and before starting the song, she says "I can not reveal my name". The upcoming movie, Secret Superstar , is keeping audiences intrigued since the day its teaser released. The song is about how she is finding to try her identity and she puts it across beautifully in this song.

by | August 22, 2017 | 00:50

Funding for the Oncor deal would come from a combination of debt, third-party equity and $3 billion of expected investment-grade debt at the reorganized Energy Future. Earlier this year, Texas utility regulators quashed an offer from NextEra Energy Inc., valued at $18.4 billion including debt, after the utility giant refused to establish ring-fencing measures to protect Oncor's credit.

by | August 22, 2017 | 00:53

Moller-Maersk said the separation of the energy businesses was decided as part of last year's strategic decision to focus the company's activities on transport and logistics, due to recent years' oil and gas industry and market developments.

by | August 20, 2017 | 02:47

Sikka announced his sudden resignation following a protracted war of words with the founders group, led by Narayana Murthy . The offer price at Rs 1,150 per share is Rs 226.90 more than Rs 923.10 per share closing price on Friday when it plunged 9.6 per cent after Sikka's resignation spooked investors and is at around 18 per cent premium of the August 16 closing price.

by | August 20, 2017 | 02:43

In recent months, China has joined with Russian Federation in calling for the U.S.to suspend annual military drills with South Korea in exchange for Pyongyang halting its missile and nuclear tests as a first step toward direct talks. Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov warned Wednesday "we can't support ideas by some of our partners to suffocate North Korea economically with all the negative and tragic humanitarian consequences for its citizens".

by | August 19, 2017 | 07:24

A Wall Street analyst, Bucky Hellwig, senior vice president at BB&T Wealth Management in Birmingham, Alabama, said that because the infrastructure panel had yet to get off the ground, its demise was less important than the scrapping of the other two groups.

by | August 17, 2017 | 12:34

Consumer spending accounts for about 70 percent of economic activity. Sales in May and June were also revised higher, signalling that months of sluggish consumer spending may have come to an end, a report by the commerce department showed.

by | August 11, 2017 | 00:30

The birthday young lady - who will authoritatively turn 20 on Thursday - was joined backstage at Staples Center by her momager Kris , enormous sister Kendall , and relatives Khloé Kardashian and Kim Kardashian West . Kylie Jenner doesn't try to compete with her sister Kim Kardashian when it comes to their beauty lines. 'I just feel like this fame thing is going to come to an end sooner than we think.

by | August 03, 2017 | 00:52

The teen was a male USA citizen, airport spokesman Doug Yakel told CBS in San Francisco . The teen was not injured, but was transported to a local hospital for psychiatric evaluation. Passengers said the teen seemed fidgety and anxious throughout the flight that he acted so quickly, no one had a chance to stop him. "We are cooperating fully with the relevant authorities to support the ongoing investigation".

by | August 02, 2017 | 00:41

Such announcements are highly sensitive because they can affect share prices. Iain Conn, chief executive of Centrica, which owns British Gas, claimed the move was due to the the "16% rise in the cost of energy and delivery to customers".

by | August 02, 2017 | 00:40

These battery packs are expected to reduce the per-kilowatt-hour cost of its battery by more than 30%, which, in turn, allows the company to make a mass-market electric vehicle 50% cheaper than its luxury Model S. This will be the first time many Tesla workers will be able to afford a Tesla . Panasonic's close involvement with Tesla makes it a major player in batteries, but Korean firms LG and Samsung have more automaker clients.

by | August 01, 2017 | 22:52

There is major news breaking in the world of golf this morning, as Rory McIlroy is splitting with caddy JP Fitzgerald. "JP, he reminded me who I was, basically". Phil Mickelson and Jim "Bones" Mackay made a decision to end 25 years together. Hiring Fitzgerald in 2008, the pair enjoyed remarkable success, including those four majors, reaching world number one, and securing the lucrative Race to Dubai and FedEx Cup accolades .

by | July 30, 2017 | 01:13

Delta also has a minority stake in a Brazilian carrier and already owns 3.5% of China Eastern. In addition, Delta and Air France-KLM are partnering with Virgin Atlantic , part of Sir Richard Branson's Virgin Group , to create a global joint venture.

by | July 25, 2017 | 11:55

The newspaper called the network's report linking it to intelligence leaks back in 2015 " malicious and inaccurate ". The " Fox and Friends " segment aired early Saturday and may have been the story that lead the President to tweet later Saturday saying the newspaper values "their sick agenda over National Security".

by | July 24, 2017 | 01:13

Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today. Jobless claims generally have hovered near four-decade lows in recent months, suggesting that employers are holding on to workers. In comparison with June 2016, total non-farm jobs have expanded by 9,800. Consistent hiring has helped sustain the gradual recovery, although the expansion is starting to show its age as the pace of job gains has slowed this year.