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IMF demands more from eurozone on Greek debt relief

After more than eight hours of talks in Brussels overnight, eurozone finance ministers and the IMF failed to settle their deep differences on the thorny debt question.

US lawmaker calls for abolishing H1B visa lottery system

A top Republican lawmaker has demanded abolition of the lottery system in allocating H-1B visas, the most sought-after by Indian IT professionals, to restore the original purpose of the programme to bring the "best and brightest" to the country.

Nokia settles patent dispute with Apple Nokia settles patent dispute with Apple

Nokia has settled its patent dispute with Apple and signed a business collaboration deal with the U.S. giant, the Finnish firm said on Tuesday, sending its shares sharply higher.

Twitter hires Todd Swidler as Global Head of live business Twitter hires Todd Swidler as Global Head of live business

In March, Twitter join hands with ESL and Dreamhack -- two of the biggest organisations in the pro-gaming world -- to live stream tournaments and other e-sports events.

Donald Trump aims to balance budget in decade targets 3% growth Donald Trump aims to balance budget in decade targets 3% growth

US President Donald Trump is aiming to balance the federal budget in a decade with substantial cuts to safety-net programmes, combined with a tax overhaul to speed up the economy and achieve an ambitious growth rate of three per cent, the White House has said.

Twitter co-founder asks sorry for 'helping make Trump president' Twitter co-founder asks sorry for 'helping make Trump president'

For Twitter playing a role in the election of Donald Trump as US president, former CEO and co-founder Evan Williams of micro-blogging site has apologied in public.  

Trump wants to end key Obamacare subsidies Trump wants to end key Obamacare subsidies

US President Donald Trump has told advisers that he wants to end payments of key Obamacare subsidies, a media report said.  

China, India drive Alibaba's UCWeb revenue up 271%

Alibaba group firm UCWeb has reported a 271 percent year-on-year jump in its digital media and entertainment revenue for 2017 financial year on account of growth in China, India and Indonesia.

EU fines Facebook 110 million euros over WhatsApp deal EU fines Facebook 110 million euros over WhatsApp deal

European Union antitrust regulators fined Facebook 110 million euros ($122 million) on Thursday for giving misleading information during a vetting of its deal to acquire messaging service WhatsApp in 2014.

Britain sells its last remaining stake in Lloyds Banking Group

The takeover of HBOS in 2008 caused Lloyds to suffer more than 25 billion pounds in losses, with the bailout leaving the government with a 43 percent state shareholding.

Twitter co-founder Biz Stone to rejoin Twitter co-founder Biz Stone to rejoin

Twitter co-founder Biz Stone, who left the company in 2011, is rejoining the company as a full-time employee.

Yahoo to buy back $3 billion shares Yahoo to buy back $3 billion shares

Yahoo said it would pay between $50.79 and $44.74 per share based on its calculations, Alibaba`s share price and timing of the buyback.

Facebook fined 150,000 euros by French data watchdog Facebook fined 150,000 euros by French data watchdog

The 150,000 euros fine is small in the context of the company which has quarterly revenue of about $8 billion and a stock market capitalisation which stands at around $435 billion.

Oil market 'almost balanced' despite rising US supply: IEA Oil market 'almost balanced' despite rising US supply: IEA

Supply and demand in the oil market are close to matching up, the IEA said on Tuesday, but rising US supply could mitigate landmark OPEC-led production cuts.

Vodafone dials up 6.3-bn-euro annual net loss Vodafone dials up 6.3-bn-euro annual net loss

Vodafone`s performance in the 12 months to March was hit by a 3.7-billion-euro impairment at the Indian unit and compared with a net loss of 5.4 billion euros in the previous financial year, it said in a statement.

White House hails Apple for $1 bn investment White House hails Apple for $1 bn investment

Apple has been critical of Trump`s immigration orders, bringing a strain in their relation with the President.

China's economy loses momentum as policymakers clamp down on debt risks

China`s growth took a step back in April after a surprisingly strong start to the year, as factory output to investment to retail sales all tapered off as authorities clamped down on debt risks in an effort to stave off a potentially damaging hit to the economy.

Greece slashes GDP forecast in new budget plans

The Greek government Sunday slashed GDP growth forecast for 2017 as it moved towards submitting new austerity measures, including a wider tax net, for approval by lawmakers.

Britain is gearing up for EU rows, Brexit minister says

Britain is gearing up for rows with the EU over the structure of divorce talks and the future role of the European court, fuelling an increasingly bitter war of words before negotiations begin.

Venezuela hopes no country hinders China's 'fantastic' Silk Road initiative Venezuela hopes no country hinders China's 'fantastic' Silk Road initiative

China`s Belt and Road initiative is 'fantastic' but obstacles could arise from some countries who see it as a potential threat, a senior official from Venezuela said on Sunday.