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Everything you need to know

[unable to retrieve full-text content] Delegates, conventions and recounts, oh my! The United States will vote for President this November in a nationwide election. Here’s what you need to know about the US election. CNN.com – RSS Channel – Regions – Asia

Technology

Prime Minister Modi to open virtual Bengaluru Tech Summit on November 19

Bengaluru: Prime Minister Narendra Modi will open Karnataka‘s flagship tech event, the Bengaluru Technological Summit-2020 (BTS-2020) on November 19. The event will be held virtually for the first time, and the response from industry and experts has been overwhelming, deputy chief minister CN Ashwath Narayan, who also holds the IT portfolio, said on Wednesday. The […]

Investment

Investors look at debt mutual funds differently after Franklin Templeton saga

By Harshad Chetanwala Debt mutual funds were considered a completely safe investment option almost two years ago. Risk-averse investors, who were looking to generate marginally better returns than savings bank accounts or fixed deposits, preferred to invest in debt mutual funds. This perception has changed in the last couple of years. The change started in […]

Technology

AT&T considers selling significant minority stake in DirecTV, AT&T Now and U-Verse pay-TV operations, sources say

CNBC; Getty Images AT&T is in discussions with private-equity firms, including Apollo Management, to sell a significant minority stake in its DirecTV, AT&T Now and U-Verse pay-TV businesses in a complicated transaction that would shift legacy assets off the wireless carrier’s balance sheet, according to people familiar with the matter. Under the terms of the […]