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Sensex gains over 100 points, Nifty above 10500-mark

Sensex gains over 100 points, Nifty above 10500-mark

The BSE Sensex rose 95.61 points or 0.28 per cent to end at 34,427.29 while the Nifty50 index added 39.10 points or 0.37 per cent to end above the 10550 mark at 10.565.30. BPCL tanked 7.07 per cent to be the top loser in Nifty, followed by HPCL and International Olympic Committee, which fell 5.66 per cent and 4.24 per cent respectively.


Plastic straws, stirrers and cotton buds set to be banned

Plastic straws, stirrers and cotton buds set to be banned

The Government has said it will work with the plastic industry to develop alternative products hit by the proposed ban, which would exclude plastic straws used for medical reasons. Mr Gove said: "Single-use plastics are a scourge on our seas and lethal to our precious environment and wildlife so it is vital we act now". But today's announcement goes much further by extending the ban to cotton buds and stirrers.


What getting woke will cost Starbucks

What getting woke will cost Starbucks

Their lawyer said they have approached Starbucks to enter mediation with a retired federal judge in Philadelphia to address the matter and they have agreed. Schultz joined Starbucks CEO Kevin Johnson and members of their leadership team in Philadelphia this week, to meet with employees and members of the community, the company said in a statement .



Were Analysts Bullish BAE Systems plc (LON:BA) This Week?

Focused Wealth stated it has 0% in AA plc (LON:AA). Moreover, Oakmont Partners Ltd Liability has 0.15% invested in AbbVie Inc. The Creative Planning holds 261,123 shares with $25.25M value, up from 239,574 last quarter. Smiths Group (LON:SMIN)'s stock had its "overweight" rating restated by JPMorgan Chase in a research note issued on Tuesday, March 27th. The stock has "Neutral" rating by Credit Suisse on Tuesday, March 7.



(NYSE:CVX) Shares Sold by IFC Holdings Incorporated FL

The stock increased 1.64% or $3.94 during the last trading session, reaching $243.48. About 2.93M shares traded. Sanofi ( NYSE :SNY) has declined 13.31% since April 18, 2017 and is downtrending. Landscape Mngmt Limited Co has 11,374 shares for 0.09% of their portfolio. Tiemann Advsr Ltd Liability Corp accumulated 7,486 shares. Alliancebernstein LP reported 0% of its portfolio in Ebix, Inc.


Delta Air Lines smoking engine emergency

Delta Air Lines smoking engine emergency

The airport tweeted later that there was "minimal impact to operations". Tweets by the Atlanta airport say the smoke was reported about 6 p.m. from an engine of the plane and it immediately returned to the airport. The aircraft had apparently left a tire back in NY, from where it had taken off. Since Richmond was only 120 miles from Dulles, all the 46 passengers that the plane was carrying, were transported by a charter bus to their destination, Fox News reported.