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Key Indian equity markets plunge during afternoon session

Key Indian equity markets plunge during afternoon session

The key Indian equity markets plunged on Monday, as investors were spooked by Prime Minister Narendra Modi's hint of raising taxes on income generated via stock market trade. Nalco, Hindalco, JSPL, MOIL, Vedanta, Hindustan Zinc were the prominent losers in the Nifty Metals index falling between 3-5.5 per cent each. The Dow Jones Industrial Average ended 0.07 per cent higher in Friday's trade.


Mother arrested after dumping newborn baby in Walmart trash

Mother arrested after dumping newborn baby in Walmart trash

He said he got a call shortly after 8 p.m. Friday that a store attendant had discovered the infant. The employee is said to have seen Thomas bleeding heavily in the bathroom, however Thomas claimed she was having trouble with her menstrual cycle.


President-elect Trump celebrates Christmas Eve on Palm Beach

President-elect Trump celebrates Christmas Eve on Palm Beach

The Post also noted that while the church rector, the Rev. James Harlan, avoided politics in his sermon, at one point he did seem to offer advice for the president-elect and other congregants. It was a welcoming setting for a politician who is publicly advocating "Merry Christmas" as a salutation over the somewhat less denominational "Happy Holidays".


Chelsea player ratings: Who impressed against Bournemouth?

Chelsea player ratings: Who impressed against Bournemouth?

The Blues are looking pretty much unstoppable at the moment and it will take a huge effort from the likes of Liverpool, Manchester City and Arsenal to catch the leaders. Henrikh Mkhitaryan added a superb third, though Sunderland scored a consolation through Fabio Borini. Conte was without the Premier League's top scorer Costa for Chelsea's clash against the Cherries at Stamford Bridge but, instead of starting striker Michy Batshuayi, the Italian opted to have Hazard playing up front.


Giant food hours Christmas Eve and Christmas day

Giant food hours Christmas Eve and Christmas day

Sam's Club : Open 7 a.m.to 6 p.m . Sunday, Dec. 25 is Christmas Day 2016 , but the federal holiday will be observed on Monday, Dec. 26. For now, these stores are operating on extended hours to accommodate the sudden splurge of people gearing up for Christmas Day.



Tatts Group Rejects Pacific Consortium Takeover Bid

Tatts' board continues to believe the planned deal with Tabcorp is in the best interest of shareholders and unanimously recommends the deal, in the absence of a superior offer. But in a shock revelation, Tatts said on Friday that the performance of the lotteries trading business "has been negatively impacted by a relatively unfavourable jackpot sequence noting there has only been 15 jackpots at or above $15 million since the start of the current financial year, compared to 24 in the first half ...