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S&P 500 wraps week with longest losing streak in 36 years as election nears

S&P 500 wraps week with longest losing streak in 36 years as election nears

– All three major U.S. stock indices completed the week Friday by posting losses, with the presidential election four days out. Losses on Wall Street are commonplace immediately prior to a U.S. presidential election, but Friday’s trading placed the S&P 500 in record territory. The bellwether index dropped just three points Friday (0.2 pct) to [...]

November 5, 2016 Saheli Business Comments Off on S&P 500 wraps week with longest losing streak in 36 years as election nears

Citing family feud in SP, Mayawati calls for early polls in U.P.

Citing family feud in SP, Mayawati calls for early polls in U.P.

Bahujan Samaj Party chief Mayawati on Wednesday urged the Election Commission to declare the Uttar Pradesh Assembly elections early, by January-February next year. Ms. Mayawati argued that the family feud within the ruling Samajwadi Party and the “jungle raj” in the State would lead to “chaos” in governance in the coming months and cause difficulty [...]

August 17, 2016 Saheli News Comments Off on Citing family feud in SP, Mayawati calls for early polls in U.P.

Surprisingly good July jobs report fuels Nasdaq, S&P 500 into record territory

Surprisingly good July jobs report fuels Nasdaq, S&P 500 into record territory

A better-than-expected jobs report for July from the U.S. Department of Labor sent two stock indices into record territory on Friday. The Dow Jones Industrial Average climbed nearly 200 points by Friday afternoon (to close at 18,543.53), nudging the index into positive ground for the week. The S&P 500 and Nasdaq both reached record highs [...]

August 6, 2016 Saheli Business Comments Off on Surprisingly good July jobs report fuels Nasdaq, S&P 500 into record territory

Law on lines of SC/ST Atrocities Act for Muslims should be enacted, says Maharashtra SP Chief

Law on lines of SC/ST Atrocities Act for Muslims should be enacted, says Maharashtra SP Chief

Maharashtra chief of Samajwadi Party, Abu Azmi said a law along the lines of the SC and ST (Prevention of Atrocities) Act should be enacted for Muslims to protect them from “particular section” of society. “On the lines of the Prevention of Atrocities Act, a similar law should also be enacted for Muslims as they [...]

August 1, 2016 Saheli News Comments Off on Law on lines of SC/ST Atrocities Act for Muslims should be enacted, says Maharashtra SP Chief