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Fidget spinners and squishies: some Toys 'R' Us toymakers cut ties

Toys 'R' Us relies on hundreds of small vendors to give its stores the appearance of plenty

Business Standard 24 Sep 2017 5:53 pm

Lufthansa may offer $239 mn for insolvent Air Berlin assets: Source

Berlin government granted Air Berlin a 150-million-euro bridging loan to keep the airline flying for three months

Business Standard 24 Sep 2017 5:44 pm

Four top ministers plotted to oust Theresa May: Book

The revelations of the book came as the divisions within the top tier of the government are at their most pronounced

Business Standard 24 Sep 2017 5:30 pm

China experts say North Korea earthquake not a fresh nuclear test

North Korea's last nuclear test, on September 3, was the country's most powerful

Business Standard 24 Sep 2017 4:16 pm

Germany votes as history beckons for Merkel's fourth victory and far-right

Chancellor Merkel and her main challenger have urged Germans not to back the right-wing populist AfD party

Business Standard 24 Sep 2017 2:58 pm

Facebook CEO Zuckerberg wants to sell up to 75 mn shares for other projects

Wants to address challenges like curing all diseases in their children's lifetime and personalising education for every student

Business Standard 24 Sep 2017 2:42 pm

US bombers fly in international airspace near North Korea

It was the farthest north of the Demilitarised Zone that US fighters or bomber aircraft have ever flown this century

Business Standard 24 Sep 2017 2:17 pm

Trump's travel ban ends today; US weighs new restrictions on more countries

The current ban barred citizens of Iran, Libya, Somalia, Sudan, Syria and Yemen

Business Standard 24 Sep 2017 2:15 pm

Trump tweets threats against N Korea after its Foreign Minister's UN speech

Pyongyang is racing towards its goal of developing a nuclear-tipped missile capable of reaching the US

Business Standard 24 Sep 2017 1:59 pm

Trump attacks Warriors' Curry, LeBron James's retort: 'U Bum'

he urged N.F.L. owners to fire players who do not stand for the national anthem, suggested that football is declining because it is not as

Business Standard 24 Sep 2017 12:49 pm

Facebook's ad scandal isn't a 'fail,' it's a feature

The trouble is Facebook's business model is structurally identical whether advertisers are selling shoes, politics or fake diet pills

Business Standard 24 Sep 2017 12:44 pm

Rocket Man knows better

The United States has to accept the obvious: Kim Jong-un is never going to give up his missiles

Business Standard 24 Sep 2017 12:33 pm

Yellen and Cohn said to be on shortlist for new head of the Federal Reserve

The list also includes Jerome H Powell, a member of the Fed's board of governors; Kevin Warsh, a former Fed governor; and the Stanford Univ

Business Standard 24 Sep 2017 12:17 pm

Iran 'working with North Korea', Trump says after missile test in Teheran

Previous Iranian missile launches have triggered US sanctions and accusations that they violate the spirit of the 2015 nuclear deal between

Business Standard 24 Sep 2017 11:55 am

Guterres lauds India's contribution to UN

United Nations Secretary General Antonio Guterres met External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj and praised India's contribution in the wor

Daily Pioneer 24 Sep 2017 10:30 am

N Korea FM at UN: Trump 'mentally deranged', inviting attack on US mainland

Trump is a mentally deranged person full of megalomania: North Korea

Business Standard 24 Sep 2017 9:59 am

Thyssenkrupp reaches out to unions after workers protest Tata Steel merger

Tata-Thyssenkrupp steel merger could cut up to 4,000 job cuts

Business Standard 23 Sep 2017 11:17 pm

Muslim and proud, London mayor won't be cowed by Trump or terror

Sadiq Khan's critics, including in his own party, have accused him of being a malleable populist

Business Standard 23 Sep 2017 10:41 pm

Who killed US inflation? Here are the suspects in Janet Yellen's mystery

Labour-force participation remains depressed relative to its pre-crisis norm

Business Standard 23 Sep 2017 10:34 pm

Protests could derail St Louis' bid for second Amazon hub

There is no good timing for something like this and it will have an impact, says Didi Caldwell

Business Standard 23 Sep 2017 10:27 pm

A L'Oreal heiress is now the world's richest woman

In addition to music and study, the bookish and austere Bettencourt Meyers has involved herself in charity work

Business Standard 23 Sep 2017 10:24 pm

May ends impasse in Brexit talks, real arguments can begin now

Moody's downgrades UK's rating on Brexit and growth fears

Business Standard 23 Sep 2017 10:17 pm

China says small North Korean quake 'suspected explosion'

Earthquake was detected in Kilju county in North Hamgyong Province, where North Korea's known Punggyeri nuclear site is located

Business Standard 23 Sep 2017 10:07 pm

How electric cars can create the biggest disruption since the iPhone

Rise of Tesla and its rivals could be turbo charged by complementary services from Uber Technologies and Alphabet's Waymo unit

Business Standard 23 Sep 2017 10:03 pm

SoftBank may be willing to take market price for Sprint

SoftBank doesn't expect to receive much of a premium to Sprint's current share price

Business Standard 23 Sep 2017 9:59 pm

Uber tops 500,000 signatures on petition to halt London ban

The campaign on the website asks London Mayor Sadiq Khan to reverse the decision

Business Standard 23 Sep 2017 9:55 pm

Donald Trump considers restrictions instead of travel ban

The US President gets recommendations from Homeland Security; criteria for entry may include information shared with US

Business Standard 23 Sep 2017 9:52 pm

Facebook scraps new share class in rare win for investors

Move would have let Zuckerberg keep voting control even while selling almost all his shares

Business Standard 23 Sep 2017 9:46 pm

Greece to remain under EU supervision after it exits bailout

Eurozone calls upon Athens to achieve economic and political stability, but says Greek economy is faring better

Business Standard 23 Sep 2017 8:51 pm

Russia pledges to help India in tackling Blue Whale Challenge

The diplomat said the challenge, whose origins are not known, can be accessed through multiple platforms

Business Standard 23 Sep 2017 8:44 pm

Another strong 6.2 magnitude quake hits central Mexico: USGS

Days after a powerful quake that killed nearly 300 people

Business Standard 23 Sep 2017 7:43 pm

Donald Trump to NFL owners: Fire players who kneel during anthem

Says players who disrespected the American flag, deserve to lose their jobs

Business Standard 23 Sep 2017 6:33 pm

Bill Clinton's upcoming novel The President Is Missing to get TV adaptation

The book will be published in June 2018

Business Standard 23 Sep 2017 5:20 pm

Russians tried to hack into California election system ahead of 2016 polls

California's Secretary of State said he was informed for the first time about such activities on Friday

Business Standard 23 Sep 2017 5:12 pm

China suspects North Korea quake is an explosion; Seoul says its natural

Previous quakes from North Korea have indicated nuclear tests by the reclusive state

Business Standard 23 Sep 2017 3:57 pm

Facebook abandons plans to change share structure, avoiding lawsuit

Reversal is the latest about-face for the social media giant as it fends off controversies on several fronts; CEO Mark Zuckerberg says he p

Business Standard 23 Sep 2017 3:56 pm

Trump, Kim Jong-un are like 'kindergarten kids': Russian Foreign Minister

Says we have to calm down the hot heads and understand that we do need pauses

Business Standard 23 Sep 2017 3:51 pm

Trump's new travel ban to be stricter; could cover several more countries

Citizens of those countries would be denied entry or face other travel restrictions

Business Standard 23 Sep 2017 3:45 pm

Pakistan Navy test fires air-to-surface anti-ship missile in Arabian Sea

Chief of Naval Staff Admiral Muhammad Zakaullah praised the combat readiness of the fleet

Business Standard 23 Sep 2017 2:54 pm

Zuckerberg won't create new Facebook share class after shareholder lawsuit

It would have helped him to retain control of the company and fund his pledge to give his wealth to charity

Business Standard 23 Sep 2017 2:25 pm

Rohingya militants behind Mosque blast in Rakhine: Myanmar army

Around 40% of Rohingya villages in northern Rakhine have been completely abandoned over the past month

Business Standard 23 Sep 2017 2:25 pm

India calls for action to counter use of internet for terrorism at UN

Foreign Secretary S Jaishankar said that India is cognizant of the threat posed by terrorists using Internet

Business Standard 23 Sep 2017 1:43 pm

Iran 'successfully' launches ballistic missile defying warnings from the US

The report said the missile was launched late Friday, without providing further details

Business Standard 23 Sep 2017 12:42 pm

Etihad launches 'fly now pay later' scheme, fare to be paid in installments

The instalments can be paid within three to 60 months, with 17 participating banks

Business Standard 23 Sep 2017 11:58 am

US prez elections: Federal government notifies 21 states of hacking

Being targeted does not mean that sensitive voter data was manipulated or results were changed

Business Standard 23 Sep 2017 11:41 am

Hurricane Maria: Dam fails in Puerto Rico, 70,000 ordered to evacuate

Puerto Rico was already battling dangerous floods after Hurricane Maria ravaged the island

Business Standard 23 Sep 2017 11:08 am

'Rocket Man' Kim Jong-un should have been handled long time ago: Trump

Trump mocked Kim by continuing to call him 'Rocket Man' and 'Little Rocket Man'

Business Standard 23 Sep 2017 10:33 am

Mattis to visit India, meet PM Modi next week

US Defence Secretary Jim Mattis will visit India and hold talks with Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his Indian counterpart Nirmala Sith

Daily Pioneer 23 Sep 2017 10:30 am

Indian flies to Singapore to buy new iPhone as wedding gift for daughter

An Indian businessman flew all the way to Singapore and lined up for 13 hours overnight outside an Apple store to buy the latest iPhone a

Daily Pioneer 23 Sep 2017 10:30 am