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Gas prices rising but not expected to get far

Gas prices rising but not expected to get far

The state average on Monday was $2.283, 14 cents higher than a month ago and 23 cents higher than on the same date in 2016. The refrain in an old Frank Sinatra song, "Ain't that a kick in the head" might sum up a driver's reaction when they realized gas prices have gone up as much as 10 cents a gallon in one week at some stations.



Barclays PLC Reiterates Overweight Rating for Meggitt plc (LON:MGGT)

The firm has "Buy" rating by Deutsche Bank given on Tuesday, October 20. The firm has "Neutral" rating given on Thursday, June 22 by Goldman Sachs. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, October 19th. Investec decreased their price target on shares of Moneysupermarket.Com Group PLC from GBX 375 ($4.95) to GBX 370 ($4.88) and set a buy rating on the stock in a research report on Friday, July 21st.


Commuters battle first Monday of £800m Waterloo station upgrade

Commuters battle first Monday of £800m Waterloo station upgrade

The £800m station upgrade means that almost half of the platforms at Waterloo will now be closed for three-and-a-half weeks until 28 August. South West Trains says it will only offer compensation on days when there has been "severe disruption" and "no alternative transport", as per its passengers' charter.


ASEAN latest to condemn North Korea for missile tests

ASEAN latest to condemn North Korea for missile tests

Earlier, China's foreign minister said new UN Security Council sanctions on North Korea were the right response to a series of missile tests, but dialogue was vital to resolve the issue, now at a "critical juncture". They say his recent threat to bomb tribal schools he accused of teaching students to become communist rebels could constitute war crimes, prompting Duterte to clarify that the schools would only be bombed when the buildings are empty.


Govt deactivates over 11.44 lakh PAN cards

Govt deactivates over 11.44 lakh PAN cards

But the Aadhaar-PAN linking revealed some shocking facts. It is well known that as per government rules, a person can not be registered with more than one PAN number, meanwhile, the authorities also detected fake PAN cards which were allotted to non-existing individuals or to people who have submitted falsified information about themselves, and those deactivated ones were also included in the above 11.44 lakhs.


Sensex Ends 52 Points Lower; Midcap, Smallcap Stocks Shine

Sensex Ends 52 Points Lower; Midcap, Smallcap Stocks Shine

JP Associate closed 14.20 per cent higher at Rs 28.95 today after gaining as much as 19 per cent during intraday trade. The BSE market breadth was bullish with 1,464 advances and 947 declines. "Both the NSE index and BSE index hit record highs last week, raising concerns that factors such as positive earnings and hopes of an improving economy were already factored into prices".