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India finmin says taking time to reset ATMs for new bank notes

India finmin says taking time to reset ATMs for new bank notes

At a hurriedly called press conference, Jaitley urged people not to flock the banks to exchange the now-defunct banknotes, asking them to stagger it over the 50-day window provided by the government for the goal. I agree there could be difference in the currency that is available and not as per people's demands. On criticism about spurt in bank deposits in the second quarter of the current fiscal, Jaitley said: "One more irresponsible comment has been given that since bank deposits increased ... Read More

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Judge declares mistrial in fatal police shooting of Sam DuBose

Judge declares mistrial in fatal police shooting of Sam DuBose

He was released from custody after posting a tenth of his $1 million bond. A protest against the mistrial joined with an already-scheduled anti-Donald Trump protest. DuBose's family says they're upset the jury failed to deliver a conviction and are calling for another trial. "It's obvious to me you have made a honest and conscientious effort", the judge said before setting a new hearing date for November 28 to determine whether the case will re-tried. Read More

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Marijuana initiatives pass in eight states on Election Day

Marijuana initiatives pass in eight states on Election Day

By ending state prohibition, Arizona could have essentially swept away most of the basis for 99 percent of marijuana arrests. Rapper and weed enthusiast Snoop Dogg took to social media to express his feelings on the new laws. Californians who are 21 and older can now possess, transport, buy and use up to an ounce of weed without fear. With 91 percent of precincts reporting, legalization was ahead 348,652 votes to 344,250 - a margin of 4,402 votes. Read More

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AAP, TMC Demand Demonetisation Rollback, Opposition Slams Govt for Long Queues

AAP, TMC Demand Demonetisation Rollback, Opposition Slams Govt for Long Queues

She further added that this anti-people, anti-poor govt has no moral right to continue in power. Withdraw this "black" political decision which is anti-commoner. "This has turned out to be a big black scandal". Demanding immediate withdrawal of the "draconian" decision to demonetise Rs 500/1000 notes, Banerjee said the government's move without proper planning was risky. Read More

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BoB profit surges four-fold to Rs 552 crore in Q2

BoB profit surges four-fold to Rs 552 crore in Q2

Earlier the bank had said a sum of Rs 53,000 crore was deposited during the last two days, which the bank latter corrected as Rs 39,727 crore. "Till that time, please publicise the use of debit cards", bank Chairperson Arundhati Bhattacharya told reporters here while announcing the bank's second quarter results. Read More

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Photoshop maker Adobe to buy video ad firm TubeMogul

Photoshop maker Adobe to buy video ad firm TubeMogul

TubeMogul's technology includes a product created to help marketers buy web video ads aimed at specific people using automated software through direct buys with a number of well-known media companies simultaneously. The stock has a consensus rating of "Hold" and a consensus target price of $14.17. According to TipRanks.com, which ranks over 7,500 financial analysts and bloggers to gauge the performance of their past recommendations, Ronald Josey and Richard Tullo have a yearly average ... Read More

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After Donald Trump wins presidential election, #NotMyPresident trends on Twitter

After Donald Trump wins presidential election, #NotMyPresident trends on Twitter

Katy Perry shared her reactions to the unexpected victory by Republican candidate Donald Trump on Twitter. Clinton supporters utilized the hashtag to articulate their feelings in the sobering aftermath of Trump's win. There were many folks who are angry... See more election results . While this won't change the outcome of the election, the protest seems particularly apt. Read More

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Big sinkhole swallows road in Japanese city

Big sinkhole swallows road in Japanese city

Workers dumped huge amounts of wet cement and sand into the gaping hole, measuring around 30 metres wide and 15 metres deep, that had exposed support columns of nearby buildings at a traffic intersection in the southern city of Fukuoka. The city government has told the media that it is now filling the sinkhole with "special soil" and hopes to restore traffic to the downtown Hakata area by next week, according to The Japan Times . Read More

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Mylan sees 3Q loss due to settlement for EpiPen overcharges

Mylan sees 3Q loss due to settlement for EpiPen overcharges

A trio of Senators called on Mylan Pharmaceuticals Monday to reimburse the Department of Defense for overcharging the department for EpiPens for years. The company said the majority of the change was due to previously announced changes in EpiPen Auto-Injector access programs, as well as the upcoming launch of a lower-cost generic EpiPen Auto-Injector. Read More

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Community comes out to support those going to 'Standing Rock'

Community comes out to support those going to 'Standing Rock'

Maybe you can compensate people, but you can't stop the bullet once it's been fired at some black teenager, can't un-bomb the Afghan wedding party that the drone mistook for a Taliban meeting. Yet their actions suggest otherwise. Fairhurst and Smith returned from their trip over the weekend, bringing their experiences back to their congregations during sermons Sunday morning. Read More

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Absentee ballot changes for Trump don't look likely

Absentee ballot changes for Trump don't look likely

However, polling this week suggests that voters who were previously committed to Clinton remain so. But it's become more likely as the race has tightened nationally while remaining lopsided in California. We've also seen a series of new polls of Pennsylvania, another hugely important firewall state for Clinton - and they all show her ahead. Founded in 1846, AP has covered all the major news events of the past 165 years, providing high-quality, informed reporting of everything from wars and ... Read More

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Remains found in East Texas believed to missing girl, 10

Remains found in East Texas believed to missing girl, 10

Separate from the press conference, the Tyler Morning Telegraph confirmed that Kayla's relative Gustavo Zavala-Garcia was booked into the Smith County Jail on an immigration hold on November 6. Search dogs have been walking the perimeter set up around the church but there has been no trace of Kayla. Electronic message boards from the Texas Department of Investigation are displaying information about the alert on roadways across the region and state, including along Interstate 20. Read More

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