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Manikarnika Producer Assures Historical Accuracy, Brahmin Group Gives Green Light

Manikarnika Producer Assures Historical Accuracy, Brahmin Group Gives Green Light

The Sarv Brahman Mahasabha has withdrawn its protest against, Manikarnika , a periodical movie based on Jhansi's legendary queen, Rani Lakshmibai. Speaking to the media on her role for the first time, she said that the queen was the "daughter of India" who made a significant contribution to the country's independence.


Uber settles with Google in tech theft lawsuit

Uber settles with Google in tech theft lawsuit

According to Waymo, the settlement will be paid in Uber stock and is equal to 0.34 percent of the company's value, which was $72 billion after its most recent fund-raising effort led by Japanese tech conglomerate Softbank. Levandowski was not a defendant in the case. Behind the scenes, company officials admit, negotiations were taking place. Waymo filed a lawsuit almost a year ago accusing Uber of conspiring with Levandowski to create a fake company that would be purchased by Uber and used ...


Wall Street bounces back 1 percent after Thursday's slump

Wall Street bounces back 1 percent after Thursday's slump

Bank Wealth Management. We haven't seen that many corrections in recent years, but that's an anomaly. But a stock market accustomed to a steady climb for more than a year and half has given way to two weeks of shaky selling. Other companies rose after reporting quarterly results and outlooks that beat Wall Street's forecasts. In the same period, the S&P 500 shed some $2.5 trillion.


Swiss Re in talks to sell minority stake

Swiss Re in talks to sell minority stake

SoftBank could also launch an offer on the open market. Swiss Re's largest shareholder is BlackRock Institutional Trust Co with a 5.02 percent stake, according to Thomson Reuters Eikon data. The likelihood is they will be weighed down by the hurricanes that hit the U.S. and Caribbean around September 2017. It is yet unknown whether SoftBank Group itself or the investment fund will buy the Swiss Re stake.


Lindsey Vonn confirms Pyeongchang will be final Olympics, will enter three races

Lindsey Vonn confirms Pyeongchang will be final Olympics, will enter three races

She also won super-G bronze at Vancouver 2010 . But she was rocked in her home life with the death in November of her grandfather, Don Kildow, aged 88, and was reduced to tears when the subject was raised in her press conference. "It's what I think about first thing when I wake up", she said , "and what I think about when I go to sleep". And I still have an enormous respect for her.


IndiGo grounds 3 A320 neo planes with Pratt & Whitney engines

IndiGo grounds 3 A320 neo planes with Pratt & Whitney engines

The European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) has issued an Emergency Airworthiness Directive (EAD ) that has lead to the grounding of specific Pratt & Whitney PW1100 GTF-powered A320neo/A321neo aircraft effective immediately. An Airbus spokesman said it is "in discussions with customers about delivery schedules" on a case-by-case basis. Airbus said Friday the air safety regulator has warned about A320neo in-flight engine shutdowns, according to the journal.