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Gold hits 6-month peak on stock sell-off, decelerating economy

Gold hits 6-month peak on stock sell-off, decelerating economy

Gold options activity explodes   11:17 AM ET Mon, 24 Dec 2018 | 07:01 Gold scaled a six-month peak on Monday as sliding stock markets and concerns about a global economic slowdown sapped risk sentiment, driving investors to seek safety in the precious metal. Spot gold gained 1 percent to $1,268.38 per ounce at 1:40 p.m. [...]

December 26, 2018 Loknath Das Business Comments Off on Gold hits 6-month peak on stock sell-off, decelerating economy

London stock market hits record high; world’s richest get even richer – business live

London stock market hits record high; world’s richest get even richer – business live

A small toy figure is seen on representations of the Bitcoin virtual currency. Photograph: Dado Ruvic/Reuters Over in New York, the US stock market has opened very slightly higher as traders return to work after the Christmas break. The Dow Jones industrial average rose by 16 points, or 0.07%, with the S&P 500 and the [...]

December 27, 2017 Loknath Das Business Comments Off on London stock market hits record high; world’s richest get even richer – business live

Realty Sentiment Hits 3-Yr Low In December Quarter On Note Ban

Realty Sentiment Hits 3-Yr Low In December Quarter On Note Ban

Although the residential sector is going through a difficult phase, the stakeholders are quite optimistic for the future, especially with regards to sales volume. New Delhi: The real estate sentiment fell to a three-year low in the October-December period, indicating pessimism among developers and financial institutions which reeled under the demonetisation pressure, says a report. [...]

March 15, 2017 Loknath Das Real Estate Comments Off on Realty Sentiment Hits 3-Yr Low In December Quarter On Note Ban

Donald Trump travel ban hits scholars and students

Donald Trump travel ban hits scholars and students

An executive order signed by US president Donald Trump late on Friday afternoon immediately barring immigrants and non-immigrant visitors from seven Muslim-majority countries from entering the US has had immediate effects on scholars and students. More than 17,000 students in the U.S. come from the seven countries affected by the immediate 90-day entry ban: Iran, [...]

January 30, 2017 Saheli Education Comments Off on Donald Trump travel ban hits scholars and students

India’s Currency Ban Hits Real-Estate Market

India’s Currency Ban Hits Real-Estate Market

AMBERNATH, India—Saturdays are typically busy at the sales office of Patel’s Planet, one of the many new apartment developments in the suburbs surrounding Mumbai where India’s fledgling middle class has been flocking in recent years. But last Saturday, it was virtually deserted. Prateek Patel, the cousin of the developer, complained that he hasn’t sold an [...]

December 7, 2016 Saheli Real Estate Comments Off on India’s Currency Ban Hits Real-Estate Market

Health care stocks tumble as stock market hits records

Health care stocks tumble as stock market hits records

While the major U.S. stock indexes hit all-time highs Tuesday, health care stocks traded lower on disappointing earnings and gave back some of a post-election relief rally that had lifted the sector. “Medtronic certainly had a pretty tough quarter and [is] driving down medical devices” stocks, said Mike Bailey, director of research and chair of [...]

November 23, 2016 Saheli Health Comments Off on Health care stocks tumble as stock market hits records

Community buy-out of controversial art deco building hits the skids

Community buy-out of controversial art deco building hits the skids

A campaign led by Phil Doig to stop the potential demolition of  56 Barrack Street gained almost 800 signatures of support. Home to former furniture store Robertson’s for almost 130 years until the firm’s demise in 2011, plans have been lodged with Dundee City Council to turn the building into student accommodation. Mr Doig had formed [...]

November 6, 2016 Saheli Home Deco Comments Off on Community buy-out of controversial art deco building hits the skids

Alleged Weiner victim hits out at FBI over Clinton emails

Alleged Weiner victim hits out at FBI over Clinton emails

A 15-year-old girl who was allegedly sent indecent messages by former US congressman Anthony Weiner has criticised the director of the FBI. The teenager said James Comey’s decision to publicise part of the FBI’s investigation into Mr Weiner had led to her being hounded by news reporters. Mr Comey announced last week that the investigation [...]

November 3, 2016 Saheli News Comments Off on Alleged Weiner victim hits out at FBI over Clinton emails

Ongoing cyber attack hits Twitter, Amazon, other top websites (Update)

Ongoing cyber attack hits Twitter, Amazon, other top websites (Update)

Major internet services including Twitter, Spotify and Amazon suffered service interruptions and outages on Friday as a US internet provider came under sustained cyber attack. The internet service company Dyn, which routes and manages internet traffic, said that it had suffered a distributed denial of service (DDoS) attack on its domain name service shortly after [...]

October 24, 2016 Saheli Technology Comments Off on Ongoing cyber attack hits Twitter, Amazon, other top websites (Update)

Arsenal News: Defender considers future, forward hits out at Wenger, £59m transfer update

Arsenal News: Defender considers future, forward hits out at Wenger, £59m transfer update

Arsenal defender Kieran Gibbs is reportedly considering his future at the Emirates due to a lack of playing time. The Gunners academy product was Arsene Wenger’s first-choice left-back between 2012 and 2015, but has since lost his place to Nacho Monreal. And now The Sun claim the 26-year-old, who is contracted at the north London [...]

September 5, 2016 Saheli News Comments Off on Arsenal News: Defender considers future, forward hits out at Wenger, £59m transfer update