Secret Superstar Movie First Song 'Main Kaun Hoon' Released

Secret Superstar Movie First Song 'Main Kaun Hoon' Released

Aamir plays a hit popstar in the film and he is also seen as a judge on a singing reality show who mentors Zaira's character. He had earlier promised that he would be introducing the audience to various hidden talents aka secret superstars during the promotional journey of his forthcoming film Secret Superstar . Read More

Sempra to buy Oncor for $9.45b

Sempra to buy Oncor for $9.45b

The company said it would own about 60 percent of Oncor under the deal, which would include financing from megabanks RBC Capital Markets and Morgan Stanley. Buffett is known for shying away from bidding wars. The transaction of the largest power distribution/transmission system in Texas should be accretive beginning next year, Sempra officials said. Read More

Total buys Maersk Oil for $7.45 Billion

Total buys Maersk Oil for $7.45 Billion

The sale in Moller-Maersk has been the first move in the company splitting up, with the sale of the oil and gas division likely to be the biggest transaction. Total will take over Maersk Oil's entire organization, portfolio, obligations and rights with minimal pre-conditions. Coretrax, leading engineering services company for wellbore clean and abandonment, has been awarded a multi-million pounds abandonment contract with Maersk Oil. Read More

Infosys CEO resigns after feud with founders

Infosys CEO resigns after feud with founders

The whistleblower complained to the market regulator Securities Exchange of India (SEBI) in two e-mails on February 12 and February 19 that the company's executives had personal interests in buying the automation technology firm (Panaya), which offers enterprise software management as a service to its global clients. Read More

Wall St opens higher; investors await Fed minutes

Wall St opens higher; investors await Fed minutes

HK/SIN. The minutes showed Fed members were increasingly torn in different directions , with some believing the current era of low inflation could last well into the future. The Federal Open Market Committee members have noted slight change to the economic and labor market outlook; however, they have spent significant time pondering "the softness in inflation" and how to react to it. Read More

President stress no war on Peninsula during press conference

President stress no war on Peninsula during press conference

SEOUL , South Korea Even as North Korea presented leader Kim Jong Un with plans to launch missiles into waters near Guam and "wring the windpipes of the Yankees", both Koreas and the United States signaled their willingness to avert a deepening crisis Tuesday, with each suggesting a path toward negotiations. Read More

US Dollar Rattled by Political Rumors, Geopolitical Risks, Fed Policy

US Dollar Rattled by Political Rumors, Geopolitical Risks, Fed Policy

The dollar dropped almost 1 percent against the yen, falling to 108.58 yen JPY=, its lowest since late April. Considerable weakness was also visible among computer hardware, as reflected by the 2.8 percent slump by the NYSE Arca Computer Hardware Index. Read More

USA retail sales surge in July

USA retail sales surge in July

For most of this year, retail sales have been lackluster, including a decline in May of 0.2 percent and a modest 0.3 percent June gain. From May through July, home furnishings store sales saw a 4.9% increase from the same three months last year at a 1.7% increase from February through April of this year. Read More

Kylie Jenner Set To Become A Billionaire By 2022

Kylie Jenner Set To Become A Billionaire By 2022

The entrepreneur's brand is projected to hit US$1 billion by 2022. According to a recent profile by Women's Wear Daily , Kylie Cosmetics is raking in tens of millions of dollars. So when @norisblackbook posted a pic of the WWD piece and said that Kylie , 20, is her mom's "new favorite", KoKo, 32, couldn't help but chime in. Read More

Teen jumps out of plane onto tarmac at SFO

Teen jumps out of plane onto tarmac at SFO

Yakel says the teenager is a USA citizen and was traveling alone on the flight from Panama City, Panama, to San Francisco . The teen was not injured and airport operations were not affected, KTVU reported. According to the passengers, the boy seemed too anxious and fidgety throughout the flight. Relay the message back. Airport spokesman Doug Yakel says a construction crew working nearby confronted the teenager and held him until police arrived and arrested him. Read More

British Gas raises electricity prices for millions of customers

British Gas raises electricity prices for millions of customers

Customers using a pre-payment meter will also not be affected. And that means if, as is possible, we see another batch of rises this coming winter, its customers will feel like they've been price-slapped twice in rapid succession. And mounting utility bills combined with flatlining household incomes and poor building standards on insulation, mean the problem has been growing steadily in the United Kingdom for years. Read More

Tesla Factory Workers Want More Transparency From Elon Musk

Tesla Factory Workers Want More Transparency From Elon Musk

The same can also be said for the almost 500,000 people around the world who have placed a $1,000 reservation deposit for the vehicle. Tesla Inc ( NASDAQ:TSLA ) Elon Musk has confessed on Twitter to living a life of "unrelenting stress". Read More

After nine-year run, Rory McIlroy fires caddie JP Fitzgerald

After nine-year run, Rory McIlroy fires caddie JP Fitzgerald

McIlroy will now head to Quail Hollow looking for his first major since the 2014 PGA Championship with a new bagman. After dropping five shots in the opening six holes, Fitzgerald told his boss: "You're Rory McIlroy , what the f*** are you doing?" Last week, JP Fitzgerald nearly forced his way into golf folklore at Royal Birkdale. Read More

Trump Slams 'Failing New York Times' For Foiling ISIS Leader's Capture

Trump Slams 'Failing New York Times' For Foiling ISIS Leader's Capture

On Monday, Rhoades-Ha said in an e-mail that the segment that aired earlier that day "wasn't an apology , nor did it begin to address the larger issues with the Fox & Friends Weekend segment, one of which was sheer hypocrisy". Fox News has updated the report on its website and attached the letter. Several media outlets reported about it at the time , including the Times and Fox News. Read More

State jobless rate improves in June

State jobless rate improves in June

The national unemployment rate ticked up to 4.4 percent in June. The unemployment rate for this group stood at 3.8 percent in June. This also is the fifth month in a row that the Peach State's rate has declined. That was up three-tenths of a point from May but was down from 4.1 percent a year ago. Sectors losing jobs were construction (4,000) and manufacturing (3,000). Read More

Sears Begins To Sell Kenmore Brand Appliances On Amazon

Sears Begins To Sell Kenmore Brand Appliances On Amazon

Or with the remote that came with your air condition that always gets misplaced. The move comes with the integration of the full line of Kenmore Smart appliances with Amazon Alexa. A 2014 story from Forbes , however, pointed to the "relative indifference" of millennials toward the Kenmore brand as just one of Sears' problems in more recent history. Read More

Shraddha Kapoor gains eight kg for gangster role

Shraddha Kapoor gains eight kg for gangster role

Speaking about his experience of working with Shraddha for the first time, Siddhanth said: "I was cast with Sonakshi Sinha but she could not do the film so my sister came on board which was the best that happened to my life and my career". "She didn't want to strike a single false note in Haseena". She is really hard working. Reportedly, Shraddha has to put on a lot of weight for her role in " Haseena Parkar ". Read More

U.S. authorities have seized the dark web marketplace AlphaBay

U.S. authorities have seized the dark web marketplace AlphaBay

Sessions added that U.S. security groups had attributed a number of drug-related deaths to substances sold via the sites. These deaths include that of 13-year-old Grant Seaver, who lived in Park City, Utah and died after overdosing on a synthetic opioid one of his classmates bought on AlphaBay , Sessions said. Read More

The Trump-Russia investigation: A Timeline

The Trump-Russia investigation: A Timeline

On Tuesday, Donald Trump Jr. released an email trail from last summer confirming the odd circumstances of his meeting with a Russian lawyer who has Kremlin ties. Trump said he'll be at his desk, "pen in hand!" to sign the bill if it passes. But Trump also confirmed that he and Russian President Vladimir Putin discussed the pending congressional sanctions legislation during their meeting last week at the G-20 summit in Germany and left open the door to easing sanctions if his ... Read More

Hyperloop One had its first full-system test of ultrafast transportation system

Hyperloop One had its first full-system test of ultrafast transportation system

By the time the test took place, the team had reduced the pressure inside the test tube to around five pascals, which it says made it the fourth-largest vacuum chamber in the world and the largest in private hands. The test run in May only hit a top speed of 112 kph (70 mph), although they said that their next milestone is to crank this up to 402 kph (250mph). The goal of this first test was not to achieve record-breaking speeds, but to simulate the conditions of an aircraft flying at ... Read More

220000 jobs added to US Labor Market in June

220000 jobs added to US Labor Market in June

The unemployment rate , rising wage growth and job gains indicate an economy on the rise, but the sluggish growth in the average hourly earnings (2.5 percent over the year) is still cause for concern. "What matters to the Fed is that the rebound in payrolls strongly supports their view that the soft-looking spring data were "transitory", and that the trend in the unemployment rate is guaranteed to fall further if payroll gains are sustained at anything like their June pace", said Ian ... Read More

Wimbledon: Heather Watson matches best run by thrashing 18th seed Anastasija Sevastova

Wimbledon: Heather Watson matches best run by thrashing 18th seed Anastasija Sevastova

The first set saw Watson stroll to a 6-0 victory after less than 20 minutes, playing some pitch-perfect tennis. Two-time Grand Slam victor Azarenka beat 15th seed Elena Vesnina to join Watson in round three, in her first return to Grand Slam action since giving birth to her son Leo in December previous year. Read More

Gas prices trend down for fifth consecutive week, increase in production cited

Gas prices trend down for fifth consecutive week, increase in production cited

AAA found self-serve, regular selling for as low as $2.09 and as high as $2.49 per gallon. Pittsburg experienced the largest price decrease, falling four cents to $1.99. Some 37.5 million Americans will drive to their destinations, an increase of 2.9 percent over last year, AAA predicted, while 3.44 million people will be flying for Independence Day, increasing air travel by 4.6 percent over last year. Read More

Toronto Raptors re-sign Serge Ibaka to three-year, $65 million deal

Ibaka's contract suggests the Raptors could also be nearing an agreement to retain free-agent point guard Kyle Lowry, as USA Today's Jeff Zillgitt indicated late Saturday night. This can allow Toronto to clear out a ton of salary then to reset if they want. What do you think about the Toronto Raptors re-signing Serge Ibaka? Toronto clearly hasn't changed its thinking. Read More

Why this ransomware attack is more alarming than the last

Why this ransomware attack is more alarming than the last

Security researchers have discovered a "vaccine" for the huge cyber-attack that hit organisations across the world on Tuesday. The rapidly-spreading virus, which hit Ukraine hardest on Tuesday, crippled computers running Microsoft Corp's Windows by encrypting hard drives and overwriting files, then demanded $300 in the digital currency bitcoin to restore access. Read More

Oil Prices Rise 2%, Hit One-Week High

Oil Prices Rise 2%, Hit One-Week High

Imports of Saudi barrels into the U.S.so far this month have dropped below one million barrels per day for the first time since last November. "The resilience of US shale oil producers to actually step up production once prices came above $50 is a surprise". Read More

Sears shutting down at RI Mall location

Sears shutting down at RI Mall location

On Friday, Sears Holdings announced plans to shut an additional 20 stores that are losing money, including 18 Sears stores and two Kmart locations. The future of one of the best-known brands in the retail travel industry - Sears Travel - is up in the air now that Sears Canada Inc. has filed for creditor protection. Read More

All US big banks well capitalized, Fed stress tests show

All US big banks well capitalized, Fed stress tests show

Although the banks, including household names like JPMorgan Chase & Co and Bank of America Corp, would suffer $383 billion in loan losses in the Fed's most severe scenario, their level of high-quality capital would be substantially higher than the threshold that regulators demand, and an improvement over last year's level. Read More

Amazon.com to acquire Whole Foods at US$42 per share

Investors are likely anxious that Amazon , once entrenched in the physical grocery store business, will ruthlessly cut prices for food products like it did with books. In order for Amazon to get the volume growth they are looking for, fresh foods has to be part of the equation. Whole Foods , which will keep operating stores under its name, said in an email to customers, that it will maintain the same standards under Amazon , including bans on artificial flavors and colors and ... Read More

Church calendar for Saturday, June 17

The Rev. David Moseley will preach on "What Should We Do?" during the 10:45 a.m. ConneXion service in the Christian Life Center. Father's Day Service , 11 a.m., Change Me Ministries and Fellowship, 2310 Fort Ave., our guest speaker will be the Rev. Read More