U.S. Unemployment Rate Hits five-year Low, Eyes on the Fed
U.S. employers hired more workers than expected in November and the jobless rate hit a five-year low of 7.0 percent, raising chances the Federal Reserve could start ratcheting back its bond-buying stimulus as soon as this month.
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Indian 2014 Gold Imports Seen at Half Usual Levels
Indian gold imports may fall 70 percent in the final quarter of 2013 from 255 tonnes in the year-ago period and are expected to be half usual levels at 500-550 tonnes next year if new import rules are maintained, a top trade body official said on Friday.
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Cuba Drops Veto at WTO Meet, Enabling Global Trade Deal - Sources
The World Trade Organization cleared the way for its first ever worldwide trade reform on Saturday after Cuba dropped a threat to veto the package of measures, sources involved in the talks said.
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Sale of Power Grid gets Bids for 6.7 times Stock on Offer
A 700 billion rupee sale of shares in state-run Power Grid Corp Ltd (PGRD.NS) received bids for 6.7 times the stock on offer by close on Friday, in an issue that helps the government inch toward its asset-divestment target.
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iPhone 6 Release Date Update: Features Include Refocusable Camera and Facial Recognition
Recently, two new Apple patents were published that could point to the biggest features in the next generation iPhone. The Daily Mail reported that last Tuesday, the Cupertino tech giant was granted the U.S. Patent No. 8,600,120. The said patent is "personal computing device control using face detection and recognition.
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Google Nexus 10 2 Release Date Moved to 2014 as KitKat 4.4.1 Update Skips First Nexus 10?
Short of three weeks and its Christmas 2013 but the Nexus 10 2 remains out of sight, leading some to speculate that release date of the supposed iPad Air rival is not happening this year's holiday season.
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Samsung Galaxy J to Arrive Ahead of the Samsung Galaxy S5 Release Date: Specs and Features to Expect
Samsung is again gearing up to release another smartphone after the recent launch of the Galaxy Note 3. This new smartphone is essentially an improved version of the Galaxy S4 and most likely, it will be out in the shelves earlier than the launch of Samsung's next flagship device, the Galaxy S5.
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U2opia to Bring Text-Only Twitter
U2opia Mobile, a Singapore-based startup, is set to bring a text-only Twitter experience to its users, Reuters reported.
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London Underground Racist Jailed for YouTube Rant Spread by Ricky Gervais Tweet
Comedian Ricky Gervais among those who retweeted rant by drunk racist Keith Hurdle.
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China: Baby Beaten by Schoolgirl 'Awakes from Coma'
Yuanyuan, 18-month-old baby beaten up in elevator and allegedly thrown off balcony, believed to have survived.
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