• Microsoft just hit a $10 billion milestone with its gaming business, and it's a huge sign for the future of the Xbox
  • Amazon reportedly had a 300-person conference call to deal with the Prime Day glitches
  • North Korea economy declines at sharpest rate in 20 yrs in 2017
  • Sensex gains 50 points, Nifty above 10,950 amid political uncertainty
  • Within 24 hours, 2 of Trump's top intelligence officials hint that they've considered resigning

Amazon reportedly had a 300-person conference call to deal with the Prime Day glitches

Getty/Chip Somodevilla When Amazon started to have technical glitches during Prime Day, it raced to set up a lightweight landing page and cut off international traffic to keep up, according to documents obtained by CNBC. A source told CNBC that the scene was “chaotic” and that 300 people were on the line during an emergency conference call. An internal tool called Sable also reportedly experienced problems, causing problems for other…

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North Korea economy declines at sharpest rate in 20 yrs in 2017

By: Reuters | Seoul | Published: July 20, 2018 9:45:12 am Gross domestic product (GDP) in North Korea last year contracted 3.5 per cent from the previous year. (AP Photo) North Korea’s economy contracted at the sharpest rate in two decades in 2017, South Korea’s central bank estimated on Friday, in a clear sign international sanctions imposed to stop Pyongyang’s nuclear and missile programmes have hit growth hard. Gross domestic…

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Sensex gains 50 points, Nifty above 10,950 amid political uncertainty

Rupee tumbled amid political uncertainty. The domestic currency hit a record low of 69.12 against dollar in early trade on Friday, led by selling by banks and exporters. The Lok Sabha will be held for the full day, followed by a voting on it. The BJP brass and Union ministers on Thursday reached out to NDA partners and non-Congress parties while finalising its strategy for taking on the Opposition during…

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Within 24 hours, 2 of Trump's top intelligence officials hint that they've considered resigning

ReutersChristopher Wray and Dan Coats. Two of President Donald Trump’s top intelligence officials hinted that they’ve considered resigning from their positions. FBI Director Christopher Wray and Director of National Intelligence Dan Coats made the comments at the Aspen Security Forum this week. The comments came after Trump’s widely-panned summit with Russian President Vladimir Putin on Monday. Two of President Donald Trump’s top intelligence officials hinted within 24 hours of each…

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Buy or Sell: Stock ideas by experts for July 20, 2018

Buy or Sell: Stock ideas by experts for July 20, 2018 | The Economic Times Video | ET Now Never miss a great news story!Get instant notifications from Economic Times Stocks ET Now | Jul 20, 2018, 09.14 AM IST Embed ET Now spoke to various experts and here’s what they have to recommend for today’s trade. 0views Related VideosBuy or Sell: Stock ideas by experts for July 19, 2018Views:…

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PwC ropes in Gaganpreet Puri to head anti-fraud services unit

By Mohit Bhalla New Delhi: PwC has roped in former KPMG partner Gaganpreet Puri to head its anti-fraud services unit. Puri has been an advisor to the central vigilance commission in drafting a national anti-corruption policy and has worked in over 20 countries advising large corporates and private equity funds on investigating fraud and providing expert testimony in disputes. He was also appointed to investigate allegations of fund misappropriation at…

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Live Cricket Score Sri Lanka vs South Africa 2nd Test Day 1 Live Streaming: South Africa look to bounce back

Live Cricket Score Sri Lanka vs South Africa 2nd Test Day 1 Live Streaming: Sri Lanka take on South Africa. (Reuters) Live Cricket Score Sri Lanka vs South Africa 2nd Test Day 1 Live Streaming: After a disastrous first Test, the Proteas look to save the series in the 2nd Test against Sri Lanka at Colombo. The batting performance from the visitors left a lot to ask as they were…

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Buy Cadila Healthcare, target Rs 325: Manas Jaiswal

Manas Jaiswal of manasjaiswal.com has a buy call on Cadila Healthcare Ltd. with a target price of Rs 325.0 . The current market price of Cadila Healthcare Ltd. is Rs 343.3 Time period given by analyst is Intra Day when Cadila Healthcare Ltd. price can reach defined target. Manas Jaiswal recommended to keep stoploss at Rs 356 Cadila Healthcare Ltd., incorporated in 1995, is a largecap company with a market…

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China on wrong side of religious freedom: Mike Pompeo

By: PTI | Washington | Published: July 20, 2018 8:56:08 am US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said that the US puts religious freedom, this fundamental human right, at the very center of its discussions with every country with whom it interacts. (Source: Reuters) China is on the wrong side of the religious freedom which is a fundamental human right, US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo alleged on Friday. Next…

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