NASA study will help identify potentially habitable planets

NASA has already found tons of exoplanets around nearby stars, and will spot countless more once the James Webb Space Telescope (JWST) launches. The problem is that scientists aren't exactly sure which planet-star combinations are most likely to supp… Source: engadget Tags:businesscurrent affairsengadgetbusiness newsnews paper

Workers at Tata Steel’s Dutch arm oppose Thyssenkrupp merger

The works council of Tata Steel Netherlands said on Friday it opposed preliminary plans by Tata Steel and Thyssenkrupp to combine their European steelmaking operations into a joint venture (JV) and would fight to block it if necessary. Works council chairman Frits van Wieringen said that, after viewing the two companies’ memorandum of understanding, he…

GEs stock falls 5.1% to pace Dow decliners

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Dow, S&P 500 hit fresh intraday all-time highs

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U.S. stocks open higher to end the week

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Plex for Android Auto simplifies server-based music streaming

In-car entertainment will have to step up to accommodate our automated driving future. With an AI at the wheel, we'll be free to watch movies, play games, and conduct video calls. It's easy to imagine an all-round media player, like Plex, fitting int… Source: engadget Tags:businesscurrent affairsengadgetbusiness newsnews paper

‘Forex reserves sufficient to cushion external woes’

India’s foreign exchange reserves touched a record high in September and the current stock is sufficient to cushion India against unexpected global risks, says a report. According to global financial services major DBS, India’s total foreign reserves touched a record high of $402.5 billion in September this year. “This is a long way since reserves…

Only 2,300 bank branches open Aadhaar centres on premises

Only about 2,300 branches of private and public sector banks have opened Aadhaar enrolment and updation centres within their premises as against the targeted 15,300 branches by this month end, an official source said today. The Aadhaar-issuing body has already extended by a month, till October 31, the deadline for banks to open Aadhaar enrolment…