Australia shares end marginally down on country’s bleak outlook; NZ closes higher

Australian shares closed marginally lower on Wednesday, with the heavyweight financial sector leading losses, as market participants fretted over the impending economic fallout from the coronavirus pandemic. The S&P/ASX 200 index settled about 0.9 per cent lower at 5,206.90, after falling as much as 2.9 per cent earlier in the session. The benchmark finished 0.65 […]

WeWork sues SoftBank for bailing on $3 billion share buyout agreed to in October

SoftBank has been under pressure as mounting losses in Son’s $100 billion Vision Fund drag down SoftBank’s profits. Earlier this year, activist investor Elliott Management said it had a substantial stake in the company, and was pushing for changes to improve performance.

Movies Anywhere users can now share their movies — with a few catches

As cool as Screen Pass sounds, there are some caveats that restrict eligibility and what you can do with the new feature. Although there is no charge for using the Screen Pass system, once you’ve been accepted to the beta program, you will need to buy a Movies Anywhere-eligible movie or redeem a digital code […]

Farm, tech shares lead strong rally

The benchmark Shanghai Composite Index rose by 2.05 percent to 2820.76 points, regaining the 2800 point mark after 15 trading days. The Shenzhen Component Index gained 3.15 percent to 10428.91 points, while the ChiNext Index for small-cap technology growth companies saw an intraday increase of 3.31 percent.

‘What a test this is’: Jeff Brazier shares rare selfie with wife Kate Dwyer during isolation and reveals the time together has brought them closer following marital problems last year

‘So it’s still just me and the boys at home a fair bit. I’m not sure whether we’ll have children. I’m just as happy if we do or don’t, and I’m content to be patient and let Kate figure all that out.’

Yasir Hussain shares thought-provoking Instagram Stories

He wrote, “We fell asleep in one world, and woke up in another. Suddenly Disney is out of magic, Paris in no longer romantic, New York doesn’t stand up anymore, the Chinese wall is no longer a fortress, and Mecca is empty. Hugs and kisses suddenly become weapons, and not visiting parents and friends become […]

Trending stocks: IndusInd Bank share price surges 11%

NEW DELHI: Shares of IndusInd Bank traded 10.69 per cent up in Wednesday ‘s trade at 10:37 am (IST). Around 17377402 shares changed hands on the counter. The stock opened at Rs 382.0 and touched an intraday high and low of Rs 441.4 and Rs 362.0 , respectively, in the session so far. The stock […]

Trending stocks: IRCTC share price gains 5% as Nifty surges

NEW DELHI: Shares of Indian Railway Catering & Tourism Corporation traded 5 per cent up in Wednesday ‘s trade at 11:18AM (IST). Around 68572 shares changed hands on the counter. The stock opened at Rs 1194.2 and touched an intraday high and low of Rs 1194.2 and Rs 1194.2 , respectively, in the session so […]

Share market update: Bandhan Bank, Alkem Labs among top gainers on BSE

NEW DELHI: The domestic equity benchmark BSE Sensex was trading 138.01 points up at 30205.22 on account of buying in frontline bluechip counters. Shares of Auro Labs (up 20.00 per cent), Alpa Labs (up 19.99 per cent), Aarey Drugs (up 19.96 per cent), Sakuma Exports (up 19.95 per cent), Morepen Labs (up 19.95 per cent), […]

Trending stocks: Shares of DLF rise 3%

NEW DELHI: Shares of DLF traded 2.9 per cent up in Wednesday’s trade at 11:23 am. Around 39,64,993 shares changed hands on the counter. The stock opened at Rs 137.0 and touched an intraday high and low of Rs 146.8 and Rs 136.85, respectively, in the session so far. The realty major said it will […]