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List of 19 signals for approaching bear market

List of 19 signals for approaching bear market

New York: Using history as a guide, Bank of America Securities has floated a "bear market signposts" list for clients to help understand when stocks might be close to bear market territory.The list of 19 signals by the brokerage ranges from fundamental to sentiment-related indicators and uses data t...

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Wuhan to quarantine cured patients again as several test positive

Wuhan to quarantine cured patients again as several test positive

Hong Kong:  There is a new dangerous trend emerging in the coronavirus (COVID-19) epicentre of Wuhan as several cured patients have tested positive and were sent to quarantine again for 14 days.As per reports in the Chinese media, patients who had recovered and discharged people were sent to qu...

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US urges Europe to exclude Huawei from 5G networks

US urges Europe to exclude Huawei from 5G networks

Madrid:  A senior US diplomat said here that European nations and telecom operators should exclude Chinese tech giant Huawei from any involvement in the development of 5G networks."That 5G toolbox for the European Union (EU) says that a high-risk vendor should not be providing critical or sensi...

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After Facebook, coronavirus derails Intel event in US

After Facebook, coronavirus derails Intel event in US

San Francisco:  After Facebook, Coronavirus has derailed another significant tech summit in the Silicon Valley, this time from global chip-maker Intel which on Monday decided to postpone briefing sessions at its conference that was scheduled from March 12-13 here.The company said in a statement...

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Trump wants to raise NASA budget to $ 25 bn for 2021

Trump wants to raise NASA budget to $ 25 bn for 2021

Washington:  In a bid to help the US space agency achieve its goal of returning humans to the Moon and sending astronauts to Mars, President Donald Trump has proposed to increase the NASA budget for 2021 to $25 billion, an increase of 12 per cent over the current year's funding.Almost half of t...

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Facebook most affected brand for phishing attempts: Report

Facebook most affected brand for phishing attempts: Report

New Delhi:  Cybercriminals imitated Facebook the most for phishing attempts in their attempts to steal individuals' personal information or payment credentials during October-December period which is the busiest online shopping periods of the year, a new report said on Friday.According to Check...

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Twitter suspends markets blogger Zero Hedge for fake news

Twitter suspends markets blogger Zero Hedge for fake news

San Francisco:  Twitter has permanently suspended markets blog Zero Hedge's Twitter account, @zerohedge, for violating company's policy after it posted a news showing a genuine Chinese researcher as the man who created "the strain of coronavirus that's currently spreading around the world".That...

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Amazon makes fresh pitch to win India's heart

Amazon makes fresh pitch to win India's heart

New Delhi:  Yet to overcome Jeff Bezo's unhappy passage to India, Amazon will continue to improve the experience of customers and sellers in India, with 'a lot of innovation, ideas, investment', top company executive has said.According to Dave Fildes, Director, Investor Relations at Amazon, the...

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Coronavirus: India among top 30 high risk countries

Coronavirus: India among top 30 high risk countries

London: Researchers have identified cities and provinces within China, and cities and countries worldwide, which are at high risk from the spread of the 2019 novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV). The most 'at risk' countries or regions worldwide are Thailand (1), Japan (2) and Hong Kong (3). The US is plac...

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