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Setback for Sasikala as SC restores conviction in DA case Setback for Sasikala as SC restores conviction in DA case
- February 14, 2017

The people threw her regime out in disgust after vulgar displays of wealth and gross misuse of power. Early a year ago, she bucked predictions to come back to power with the AIADMK. Sasikala with her co victims will be jailed for 4 years with penalty of 10 crores each. Jayalalithaa herself spent time in jail over a corruption case in 2014, leaving Panneerselvam to mind the state, when a period of drift seems to have started. (more...)
Should Democrats be the party of 'No' in the age of Trump? Should Democrats be the party of 'No' in the age of Trump?
- February 09, 2017

The U.S. Senate's top Democrat on Tuesday vowed to oppose any infrastructure plan by President Donald Trump that would rely on "tax credits for developers" to rebuild the nation's roads, bridges, airports and other such structures. Schumer is under pressure from many in his party to oppose the nomination. Pointing to Trump's criticism of a federal judge who halted the executive order over the weekend, Schumer said the bar for a Supreme Court nominee "to prove they can be independent has ... (more...)
Brokers Recommendations on: GoPro, Inc. (NASDAQ:GPRO) Brokers Recommendations on: GoPro, Inc. (NASDAQ:GPRO)
- February 04, 2017

The camera maker beat Wall Street's profit estimate of 22 cents a share, but missed on the sales target of $574 million. GoPro stock was down 13%, near 9.50, in morning trading on the stock market today. The Relative Volume of the company is 0.95 and Average Volume (3 months) is 4.56 million. Still, he characterized 2016 as a successful year for GoPro , rolling out the Hero5 line, the Karma Grip hand-held and wearable stabilizer, the Quik mobile and desktop applications, and the ... (more...)
Trump calls for negotiations on NAFTA as soon as May Trump calls for negotiations on NAFTA as soon as May
- February 04, 2017

Mr Trump's motivation for trade policy reform is anchored in the perceived negative impacts of globalisation for the U.S. economy and its workers. After all, Trump won the election. Renegotiation of the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) will not begin until May at the earliest, the Mexican government said this week, according to a Reuters report . (more...)
Britain's Parliament Votes to Trigger Brexit Britain's Parliament Votes to Trigger Brexit
- February 03, 2017

The House of Commons voted 498 to 114 in Parliament's first round of of Brexit voting. While 47 Labour MPs went against party leader Jeremy Corbyn to vote against the bill, MPs from our constituencies did not. In response to a query by Conservative MP Maria Miller, May told the House of Commons, "I can inform my Right Hon Friend and the House that that White Paper will be published tomorrow". (more...)
Snapchat IPO: What You Need to Know (SNAP, FB)
- February 03, 2017

But Facebook's ARPU grew by just 29 percent, while Snap's grew by more than 300 percent. He likes Snap's opportunity for revenue growth. "We compete with other companies in every aspect of our business, particularly with companies that focus on mobile engagement and advertising", Snap leadership wrote in its S-1 filing . (more...)