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How one MBA went from Lehman Brothers to high-pressure juice

Wall Street veteran Hillary Lewis' high-pressure processed juice has made it to Whole Foods shelves all around the country. (Poets&Quants) — Hillary Lewis awoke on a clear September morning in 2013 in Charlottesville, Va. with an awful feeling. .....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneApr 24th, 2015

On Iran, the GOP Stumbles Toward Self-Destruction

It was an outlandish act of political theater, and one that resulted in utter failure. In the fall of 2013, the Republican Party decided to take a stand against the Affordable Care Act, President Barack Obama’s signature health-care legislation. The GOP.....»»

Category: topSource: newsweekApr 22nd, 2015

8 Million Calls Unanswered as IRS Cuts Taxpayer Service

Filed under: Taxes, U.S. Government, Income Tax, IRS, Consumer Issues Al Behrman/APTea party activists demonstrate in Cincinnati in May 2013 to protest the IRS' targeting of conservative groups seeking tax-exempt status. By STEPHEN OHLEMACHER WASHINGTON.....»»

Category: topSource: dailyfinanceApr 22nd, 2015

Rural India leads record 35% surge in use of e-governance

In 2013, 2.4 billion e-transactions were recorded across the country of which 480 million were related to e-governance projects in rural India.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardApr 22nd, 2015

This is how British students are going to vote at different universities around the country

There are only two weeks to go until Britons vote in the General Election and polls show that Britain's main stream political parties are neck and neck in the polls. Meanwhile, according to the latest poll by High Fliers Research, the political party Brit.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 21st, 2015

Shiv Sena calls Yechury "captain of sinking ship"

Describing CPI(M) General Secretary Sitaram Yechury as the "captain of a sinking ship", Shiv Sena today said the left party has "lost relevance" in the country and does not have the strength to stand up as a strong opposition......»»

Category: topSource: business-standardApr 21st, 2015

Healthy habit

Back in 2013, even before he became prime minister, Narendra Modi had said at the Vibrant Gujarat's National Summit on Inclusive Urban Development, "At least one day a month, people should use cycles to work and other places rather than use cars." ........»»

Category: topSource: business-standardApr 20th, 2015

Another Wall Street movie is coming. This time, it will star a woman

Hollywood brought us cigar-smoking Gordon Gekko in the 1987 film "Wall Street" and party animal Jordan Belfort from "The Wolf of Wall Street" in 2013......»»

Category: topSource: moneyApr 20th, 2015

The new wolf on Wall Street is a woman

Hollywood brought us cigar-smoking Gordon Gekko in the 1987 film "Wall Street" and party animal Jordan Belfort from "The Wolf of Wall Street" in 2013......»»

Category: topSource: cnnApr 20th, 2015

Opposition Centre Party wins Finnish election; ousts PM Stubb

Finland's opposition Centre Party has won general election, ousting Prime Minister Alexander Stubb's left-right coalition after a campaign dominated by the country's economic woes......»»

Category: topSource: business-standardApr 20th, 2015

Govt puts UPA"s low-cost airport project on hold

Work to go on in 5 of the 50 places identified in 2013; new criteria mooted for viability study.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardApr 19th, 2015

Spanish authorities search ex-IMF chief Rato"s office for 2nd day

Madrid (AFP) - Spanish tax authorities carried out new searches of former IMF chief Rodrigo Rato's Madrid offices in a money-laundering probe as the country questioned whether he had been made a scapegoat in the ruling Popular Party's anti-corruption driv.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 18th, 2015

UK Bookmaker Starts Taking Grexit Bets As Exit Very Likely

A U.K. bookmaker has stopped taking bets on Greece leaving the euro zone, saying it is increasingly likely that the country could “begin the process of departing” very shortly. William Hill closed their book on whether Greece will leave the eu.....»»

Category: topSource: marketpulseApr 16th, 2015

Push To Grant Snowden Citizenship Continues In Iceland

The changing fortunes of one country's Pirate Party may mean new citizenship for Edward Snowden. The changing fortunes of one country's Pirate Party may mean new citizenship for Edward Snowden......»»

Category: topSource: forbesApr 14th, 2015

Abe"s Party Prevails in Local Elections

Prime Minister Shinzo Abe’s Liberal Democratic Party cruised to victory in Japan’s local elections, as voter turnout likely remained at record-low levels across the country......»»

Category: topSource: wsjApr 12th, 2015

Justin Bieber will be arrested if he ever returns to Argentina

An Argentine judge ordered the arrest of pop star Justin Bieber if he sets foot in the country after the Canadian singer failed to face questions about an alleged assault at a Buenos Aires nightclub in 2013, his court secretary said on Friday. A local pho.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 10th, 2015

Grenada Reaches Debt Restructuring Deal

Grenada has reached an agreement with its creditors to restructure $262 million of bonds that the small Caribbean island country defaulted on in 2013.....»»

Category: topSource: wsjApr 9th, 2015

Scottish Nationalists Rebound After Defeat

As the U.K. heads toward the most unpredictable election in a generation, one thing seems sure: The Scottish National Party is headed for a landslide in the north that could upend politics for the whole country......»»

Category: topSource: wsjApr 9th, 2015

Scottish Nationalists Bounce Back from Independence Defeat

As the U.K. heads toward the most unpredictable election in a generation, one thing seems sure: The Scottish National Party is headed for a landslide in the north that could upend politics for the whole country......»»

Category: europeSource: wsjApr 9th, 2015

Opposition Strike Shuts Down Nepal

Nepal’s opposition Maoist party and its allies demonstrated in Katmandu as they urged a three-day general strike amid a dispute with the government over a new constitution for the Himalayan country......»»

Category: topSource: wsjApr 7th, 2015