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Russia and Iran will continue 'close coordination' on nuclear deal

Russia and Iran will continue 'close coordination' on nuclear deal

For his part, German foreign minister said Berlin followed the happening on the Golan Heights with "a great concern". On Friday, Tehran condemned the Israeli strikes on the territory of Syria, Iranian Foreign Ministry Spokesman Bahram Qassemi was quoted.


Xerox, Under Activists' Pressure, Calls Off Merger With Fujifilm

Xerox, Under Activists' Pressure, Calls Off Merger With Fujifilm

Xerox also said it was ending the deal partly because Fujifilm had failed to provide audited financial information for Fuji Xerox by an April 15 deadline and that there were "material deviations" between audited Fuji Xerox financial statements and unaudited statements provided previously.


Campaigning for Bengal Panchayat polls ends

Campaigning for Bengal Panchayat polls ends

However, Trinamool Congress chief Mamata Banerjee did not campaign, She appealed to the people of Bengal to vote in support of her government's development works. Television footage from Basanti block of South 24 Parganas district showed masked gunmen roaming outside polling stations. According to the SEC officials , Monday's elections will be held in 621 zilla parishads and 6,157 panchayat samitis, besides 31,827 gram panchayats.


SoftBank in Talks with Walmart on Selling its Flipkart Stake

SoftBank in Talks with Walmart on Selling its Flipkart Stake

Is Walmart chasing a mirage by acquiring Flipkart at a total valuation of almost $21 billion? The investment came at a time when SoftBank was working on a sale plan of e-commerce firm Snapdeal. But the talks with Paytm Mall would proceed only if SoftBank make exit from Flipkart. This deal will increase the competition between Walmart and Amazon in the Indian e-commerce industry.


Petrol, diesel prices increased after 19-day gap

Petrol, diesel prices increased after 19-day gap

After the revision, a litre of petrol in Delhi will cost Rs 74.80 while diesel will be available for Rs 66.14 a litre. With this, diesel prices have touched a record high while petrol is at a 56-month peak. However, their mysterious inaction in the last 20 days had led to speculation that the Union government was leaning on the companies to keep the rates unchanged so that the Bharatiya Janata Party could gain an advantage in the Karnataka election.


Tesla, possibly on autopilot, slams into truck in dramatic Utah wreck

Tesla, possibly on autopilot, slams into truck in dramatic Utah wreck

Witnesses told South Jordan police that the Tesla "did not brake prior to impact". According to the police, the female driver has suffered a a minor injury of broken ankle but auto has undergone heavy damage. Alphabet's self-driving unit, Waymo , said on Sunday that Matthew Schwall had joined the company from Tesla Inc where he was the electric carmaker's main technical contact with USA safety investigators.