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Charter has shot down a plan for it to buy Sprint and create a media and telecom giant.

But Charter (CHTR) dismissed the idea late Sunday.

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NEW DELHI: Shares of IL&FS Transportation Networks surged over 5 per cent in Monday's trade after reports that the company emerged as the lowest bidder for the project to build the Zojila tunnel that will provide all-year connectivity between Srinagar and Leh.Following the development, the stock gained 5.59 per cent to Rs 94.50 on BSE. It opened at Rs 93.75 and touched an intraday high and low of Rs 97.30 and Rs 93.75 respectively, in the first hour of trade.ET reported that the tunnel, to be built at an altitude of 3,528 metres, will provide an alternative to the national highway that connects Srinagar and Leh but remains shut for close to six months due to snow.IL&FS’ bid of Rs 4,849 crore stunned industry executives as it is lower than the reserve price of Rs 5,630 set by the government.The other bidders for the tunnel project are Larsen & Toubro (up 3.61 per cent), Reliance Infrastructure (up 0.63 per cent) and Jaiprakash Ventures (1.47 per cent).Promoters held 73.22 per cent stake in the company as of June 2017.The scrip touched its fresh 52-week high of Rs 124.80 on January 12,2017 and its 52-week low of Rs 65.85 on August 19, 2016.

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Dena Bank dips 5% even as it trims losses in Q1 [0.09]

Posted on July 31, 2017, 4:17 a.m. by Markets @ [source]

Shares of shed 5% on the BSE even as the public sector lender reported an improvement with the net loss reducing to Rs 132.65 crore in the quarter ended June 30, helped by decline in NPAs and better net interest margin.

So far nearly two lakh shares exchanged hands on the counter on the BSE against its two-week average of 1.3 lakh shares.

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The plane was leaving Big Bear headed to Apple Valley Airport. One of the confirmed dead is a sheriff's deputy who worked in the Barstow station.

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Lloyd's Banking Group's (LYG) stock has lost about 4% of its value since it reported a great quarter last week, simply because of a relatively small (albeit unexpected) increase in PPI provision.

The fundamentals of the bank remain very strong, with several key areas showing signs of strength; which is not just good news for Lloyd's but also for the UK economy as a whole.

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Larsen & Toubro nears 52-week high on good Q1 results [0.10]

Posted on July 31, 2017, 4:11 a.m. by Markets @ [source]

Consolidated revenues rose 10% to Rs 23,990 crore on Y-o-Y basis.The stock is trading close to its 52-week high of Rs 1,223, touched on May 30, 2017 in the intra-day trade. With multiple engines to fire, we see as a credible play on investment recovery and maintain BUY with SoTP based target price of Rs 1,331,” analysts at Antique Stock Broking in Q1FY18 results review.“We forecast 12% CAGR in revenues till FY19.

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Republicans in Congress and the broader Grand Old Party (GOP) are worried that now that President Donald Trump has cut loose former Republican National Committee (RNC) honchos Reince Priebus and Sean Spicer, he could turn his followers against ...

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Domestic indices were trading in greenon Monday with BSE Sensex up 125 points or 0.39 per cent at 32,434.87 while Nifty was trading 30 points or 0.30 per cent higher at 10,044.15.Nifty PSU Bank led the rally by surging 2.10 per cent. On the other hand, Nifty Pharma was down 1.52 per cent with shares of Dr Reddy's Laboratories (down 2.59 per cent) and Sun Pharmaceutical Industries (down 2.36 per cent) dragging the index.Over 39 stocks such as PG Electroplast, Seamec, Gvk Power & Infrastructure, Avadh Sugar & Energy, Eastern Silk and Prakash Industries were among other hit their fresh 52-week high on NSE.Benchmark indices opened on a positive note on Monday amid hopes the RBI may cut the policy rate by 25 basis points in its two-day policy review that will begin on Tuesday.Cues from Asian markets were largely mixed with markets in South Korea and Japan dropping amid flaring up of geopolitical tensions between North Korea and US on latest missile test, Chinese shares rose following a better-than-expected services PMI reading.At 9.30 am, the BSE Sensex was trading 123 points, or 0.38 per cent, higher at 32,433.62.

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As president, Trump set an amazing record setting pace of firing top level officials or having them leave just before being fired. Flynn misled Vice President Mike Pence and other administration officials about the contents of his phone conversations with Sergey Kislyak, Russia’s ambassador to the US.

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HSBC to Launch $2 Billion Buyback [0.16]

Posted on July 31, 2017, 3:53 a.m. by Latest Articles in Stocks @ [source]

HSBC (5.HK) (HSBA.UK) is poised to launch a GBP1.5 billion ($2 billion) share buyback on Monday as part of a three-year program to run down its stockpile of cash, according to the Sunday Times .

HSBC has built up a stockpile of capital, with $400bn in excess deposits and $140bn in equity, according to analysts.

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China's Factory Activity Slows in July [0.05]

Posted on July 31, 2017, 3:53 a.m. by Latest Articles in Stocks @ [source]

China's official measure of factory activity fell slightly in July as hot weather and floods weighed on manufacturers.

China's Purchasing Managers Index (PMI) slowed to 51.4 in July, slightly down from 51.7 in June.

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This is what Anthony Scaramucci really was this past week: After President Donald Trump, he was the most famous face — and voice — in Trump's administration. Scaramucci was Trump's chief coat carrier, his loudest and truest true believer.

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The Nifty50 at 10,000 is a measure of the progress of Indian economy and the confidence that investors have in its potential. This has reduced historical dependence on foreign investors and the resulting volatility of the market has been reduced.Over the years, the Nifty50 Index has emerged as the most important benchmark to measure the performance of the Indian stock market .

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Eight people were transported to hospitals after the incident on West Pico Boulevard, the Los Angeles Fire Department said on Twitter.

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The owners of D.C. United, Washington’s Major League Soccer team, are quietly weighing a sale of the franchise, people briefed on the discussions said on Sunday.

The potential sale arose from efforts by D.C. United’s majority owners to sell a 35 percent stake once held by the investor Will Chang.

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Trump's willful misunderstanding of the obligations of an Attorney General reflects a larger flaw in his Presidency and in his character. The Attorney General of the United States supervises all federal ...

By Jeffrey Toobin.

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WALKER COUNTY: Twelve inmates escaped from the Walker County Jail, six have been recaptured on Sunday, per a press release from Walker County Sheriff's Office. Walker County lists the six inmates that are still at large as: Steven Blake Lamb, 28, ...

Walker County lists the six inmates that are still at large as: Steven Blake Lamb, 28, ...

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