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Some foreign banks as well as a few private banks in India could be working on knowing their customers up close and personal to boost their business
For all the talk in California about leading the world on climate change and resisting President Trump’s anti-environment agenda, the state has a third rail of environmental policy. Touch their
Hurricane Maria strengthened into a Category 3 storm on Monday and pushed toward the Leeward Islands in the eastern Caribbean, as forecasters warned it was expected to become a major hurricane by
Faced with continuing issues with the local homeless population, officials in Costa Mesa have again floated the idea of installing new public restrooms that would provide a hygienic and safe place
The government is concerned at the stuttering growth despite a benign macroeconomic environment with easy money flowing in, global growth reviving, government revenues looking solid, deep foreign ex
Head of equity strategy at online investing platform Interactive Investor, Lee Wild, on generous dividends that are also affordable and sustainable, and covered by profits.
Once, having $1 million meant you were rich. Not so much anymore. Why is that, and what can you do about a wealth shortfall?
After news that San Diego’s deadly hepatitis A outbreak may have infiltrated the food service industry, more than 200 people this weekend lined up for vaccinations as restaurants reinforced thei
After news that San Diego’s deadly hepatitis A outbreak may have infiltrated the food service industry, more than 200 people this weekend lined up for vaccinations as restaurants reinforced thei
Al Jarreau’s Tarzana home has sold for $1,065,000. The late jazz artist, known as the “Acrobat of Scat” for his vocal improvisations, had been the owner since 2002, when he bought the house
Name: Hiho. This burger restaurant’s founding crew, Matt Levin (entertainment industry), Jerry Greenberg (restaurateur who is one of the owners of Sushi Nozawa LLC), Ajay Sahgal (entertainment i
Marshawn Lynch was overjoyed Sunday to be playing in front of his hometown crowd as a member of the Oakland Raiders, especially with the way the team was playing. Need some proof? Check out the vi
Six California beneficiaries of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program sued the Trump administration Monday for rescinding protections for young immigrants without legal status. In the
U.S. stocks were modestly higher in early trading Monday, building on the market's gains from last week, which was its best week since the beginning of the year. Banks and technology companies wer
Tehran, Sep 18, IRNA – An Iranian oil official announced on Monday that the presence of the foreign companies in IranPlast international exhibition has had 100 percent growth.
Gross advances by banks in Gujarat stood at Rs 4,77,480 crore in the quarter ended June, up from Rs 4,60,030 crore in the March quarter
Gross advances by banks in Gujarat stood at Rs 4,77,480 crore in the quarter ended June, up from Rs 4,60,030 crore in the March quarter
Harrods Bank, which has been around since 1893, is set to be sold to challenger online-only brand Tandem after years of loss-making.
With President Trump pushing hard for tax reform--or at least a big league tax cut--we asked top Senate and House tax writers, Forbes contributors and outside experts, to weigh in on the possible chan
Here’s what we learned following the Chargers’ 19-17 loss to the Miami Dolphins at StubHub Center on Sunday: The teams, they're not so special For the second week in a row, botched plays on sp
With the S&P 500 up 260% since March 2009, investors have been well rewarded for holding US stocks in the recent past.
The catch is, it's only available through mortgage brokers as the deal is exclusive to Accord Mortgages, Yorkshire BS's intermediary lending arm.
Hurricane Maria strengthened into a Category 2 storm on Monday and pushed toward the Leeward Islands in the eastern Caribbean, as forecasters warned it was expected to become a major hurricane by
Mike Coupe worked for Unilever, Asda, Tesco and Iceland before moving to Sainsbury’s, where he spent a decade climbing the ladder to become chief executive.
Asked if the inclusion of petrol and diesel in the GST would lead to lowering of their prices, Sushil Modi, head of the committee to resolve GST-related issues, said that he cannot make a categorica
What we learned in the Rams’ 27-20 loss to the Washington Redskins: The Rams need work on their run defense Washington rushed for 229 yards, with three backs gaining at least 67 yards. The Rams
Hi, and welcome to another edition of Dodgers Dugout. My name is Houston Mitchell, and it’s amazing how a couple of series victories can brighten your outlook. Upcoming goals So it appears the g
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With a $20 ice cream maker and a hunger for a more healthful indulgence, Los Angeles lawyer Justin Woolverton concocted a dessert that quickly developed a cult-like following. A few years later, h
Defense giant Northrop Grumman Corp. is acquiring aerospace and defense firm Orbital ATK Inc. for about $7.8 billion in cash, a deal that would boost Northrop’s presence in the space, launch and
Today’s column takes up the availability of spousal benefits, restricted applications, trial work periods for those receiving disability benefits and the application and effects of the WEP and GPO.
Eugene Steurele, whose work at the U.S. Treasury helped produce the Tax Reform Act of 1986, sets out eight lessons current tax reformers can tax from that groundbreaking effort.
First they sent rescue ships. Now cruise lines plan to give millions to help Caribbean islands recover from Hurricane Irma. Royal Caribbean International’s cruise ships made humanitarian aid tri
Shorting has traditionally been for only professional investors but those with more modest sums can access this type of trading through low-cost exchange-traded funds called inverse ETFs.
This week the team take a look at the modern dilemma of wanting to help children and grandchildren but then worrying about your cash being squandered or lost if a relationship ends
It's not hard to boost your 401(k) savings. Here are 3 powerful tools.
Would you be willing to pay your mortgage broker hundreds of pounds in fees if they made it clear exactly how much they were earning in commission too?
As many as 22,949 cases of fraud in both public and private banks came to light in the last five fiscals involving over Rs 69,769 crore
Entertainer and comedian Norm Crosby, known as the Master of Malaprop for his clever mangling of the English language, has sold his longtime home in Hollywood Hills West for $5.425 million. The sp
Where to stay in Honolulu this fall and winter just got more challenging. Three hotels are wrapping up top-to-bottom renovations, and two of them are even changing names. The Pacific Beach Hotel h
Max out the benefits while customizing the card to your spending style.
Nitin Gadkari#39;s #39;bulldozer#39; comment created ripples across the auto-industry. With auto-makers already investing heavily toward BS-VI, another investment in E-vehicles looks daunting
SBI Life Insurance Company Ltd, a joint venture between the State Bank of India (SBI) and BNP Paribas Cardif S A, is eyeing 35-40 per cent growth in new business premium collection in this fiscal.In F
Good morning, and welcome to the Essential California newsletter. It’s Monday, Sept. 18, and here’s what’s happening across California: TOP STORIES Hepatitis outbreak fear Though Los Angeles
A walking tour in northern Italy takes you through the country’s Lakes District. Immerse yourself in the color and culture of the area on a weeklong, self-guided trip from Lake Maggiore to Lake
This interview killer is completely avoidable.
This interview killer is completely avoidable.
Financial scammers want to cash in on the Equifax credit breach. Here's how to stop them in their tracks and protect your money.
President Trump has an important speech and series of meetings at the United Nations this week, yet his tweets and retweets struck a jarring note beforehand. Here are the stories you shouldn’t m
Gregory Allen Justice landed himself in plenty of trouble last year when FBI agents caught him selling stolen military secrets to a man he believed to be a Russian spy. Prison was almost a certain
California State University officials vowed in 2014 to more than double the system’s four-year graduation rate by 2025, but their own policies for bringing students up to college-level speed wer
Some of the state’s biggest water districts are about to make their opening moves in a financial chess game that ultimately could saddle the Southland with much of the bill for re-engineering th
A Los Angeles woman who ended up with a life prison sentence after initially agreeing to a plea deal that promised possible parole after 7½ years has asked Gov. Jerry Brown to commute her sentenc
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