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Fire Officials Urge Christmas Tree Safety

A dry, un-watered live tree is the most risky. But it's not just a dry tree that creates risk. Replace any string of lights with worn or broken cords or loose bulb connections. Always turn off Christmas tree lights before leaving home or going to bed. Give your Christmas decorations the once-over - check fairy lights are in working order and ensure they are kept well away from paper or fabrics that can burn easily.


Ratan Tata's emotional outburst speech at EGM

Ratan Tata's emotional outburst speech at EGM

In contrast, 318 shareholders, or 24.33 per cent of votes cast were opposed to the resolution to remove Wadia. Last Tuesday, former ousted Tata Sons Chairman Cyrus Mistry filed a petition with the National Company Law Tribunal, Mumbai , under the Companies Act alleging "oppressions and mismanagement" in the Tata Sons.


Demonetisation: CRPF to assist in IT raids in Kolkata, Mamata protests

Demonetisation: CRPF to assist in IT raids in Kolkata, Mamata protests

The state government, however, denied having received any complaint from the Income Tax department about "non-cooperation" of police officials. "There have been instances where state police could not provide adequate force... It is well known that we are carrying out such action day-in and day-out. Meanwhile, alleging that state's police force and Kolkata Police force are not cooperating with IT officials in search and seizure operations, a senior IT official told IBNS, "We were not ...


Analyst Ratings Buzz: Anadarko Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:APC)

Analyst Ratings Buzz: Anadarko Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:APC)

Johnson Rice raised Anadarko Petroleum Corp. from an "accumulate" rating to a "buy" rating in a research note on Tuesday, September 13th. On last trading day, Anadarko Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:APC) traded 2.43 Million shares and was closed at $70.75 per share.


Teva to pay $519 million to settle foreign bribery charges

Teva to pay $519 million to settle foreign bribery charges

Teva entered into a deferred prosecution agreement (DPA) in connection with a criminal information, filed today in the Southern District of Florida, charging the company with one count of conspiracy to violate the anti-bribery provisions of the FCPA and one count of failing to implement adequate internal controls.


Deutsche and Credit Suisse Fined, Barclays in Dock, Goldman in Clover

Deutsche and Credit Suisse Fined, Barclays in Dock, Goldman in Clover

Credit Suisse, led by former Prudential boss Tidjane Thiam, will pay $5.28 billion to resolve similar allegations, made up of a $2.48 billion penalty and $2.8 billion customer relief. On Thursday, the Justice Department filed civil charges against Barclays after settlement negotiations broke down. Deutsche Bank shares gained 3.8% in early Frankfurt trading, rising to €18.45 each and extending their three-month gain to 42%.