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Explosion inside mosque in Afghan capital Kabul, casualties reported

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Published time: 20 Oct, 2017 14:07 Edited time: 20 Oct, 2017 14:29 A suicide bomber detonated explosives inside a Shiite mosque in the western part of the Afghan capital, Kabul, Reuters reports, citing a senior security official. Tolo news reported the blast took place inside the Imam Zaman mosque. At least 30 dead bodies have Read More

Toxic firecracker haze darkens Indian capital after festival of lights

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NEW DELHI (Reuters) – Air pollution in New Delhi hit 18 times the healthy limit on Friday under a thick, toxic haze after a night of fireworks to celebrate the Hindu festival of Diwali – despite a court-ordered ban on their sales. A man chews sugarcane on a bridge during smoggy morning in New Delhi, Read More

Colony Capital injects cash, in talks to buy Weinstein Co

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NEW YORK (Reuters) – The Weinstein Company has entered talks to sell the bulk of its assets to private equity firm Colony Capital, the companies said on Monday, as the film production company looks for stability after the departure of co-founder Harvey Weinstein. Co-Chairman Bob Weinstein, Harvey’s brother and the other co-founder, on Friday had Read More

Colony Capital in talks to buy Weinstein Co

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NEW YORK (Reuters) – The Weinstein Company has entered talks to sell the bulk of its assets to private equity firm Colony Capital, the companies said on Monday, as the film production company looks for stability after the departure of co-founder Harvey Weinstein. The announcement of the deal talks comes only days after co-Chairman Bob Read More

Death toll jumps to over 180 after twin bomb blasts in Somali capital – media

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Published time: 15 Oct, 2017 10:30 Edited time: 15 Oct, 2017 11:49 The death toll from two car bomb explosions in Somalia’s capital, Mogadishu, has risen to 189, police and hospital sources told AP. The attack has become one of the deadliest in the recent history of the country beset by an Islamist insurgency. Over Read More

At least 22 killed as twin blasts rock Somali capital (PHOTO, VIDEOS)

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Published time: 14 Oct, 2017 13:50 Edited time: 14 Oct, 2017 14:42 Two car bombs hit Somalia’s capital, Mogadishu, police say, adding that 22 people were killed. The first blast was reportedly followed by gunfire. The incident took place in the center of the city where government offices, hotels, restaurants, and shops are located, police Read More

Atlantic Capital names Doug Williams president

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Oct 13 (Reuters) – Atlantic Capital Bancshares Inc * Mike Kramer resigns as president and Chief Operating Officer; Doug Williams to serve as president; new leadership team announced * Atlantic Capital Bancshares Inc – ‍in connection with Mr. Kramer’s resignation, board reduced size of board from 11 to 10, effective October 31, 2017​ Source text Read More

Swiss helicopter maker plans $154 mln capital increase -source

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ZURICH, Oct 13 (Reuters) – Marenco Swiss Helicopter plans to raise 150 million Swiss francs ($154 million) in fresh capital as it gears up to deliver its carbon-fibre aircraft to customers starting in 2019, a source familiar with the transaction said. The helicopter maker wants a share of the single-engine light helicopter market served by Read More

GE Capital Aviation Services acquires 747-8 freighter from Boeing Capital

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Oct 12 (Reuters) – GE Capital Aviation Services: * GE Capital Aviation Services says acquired 747-8 freighter (MSN 63378) from Boeing Capital; will continue existing aircraft lease with airbridgecargo Source text (bit.ly/2yjm94P) Further company coverage: Read More

UPDATE 1-Goldman Sachs to buy mortgage lender Genesis Capital

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(Reuters) – Goldman Sachs Group Inc (GS.N) has agreed to buy private mortgage lender Genesis Capital LLC as the Wall Street bank looks to new businesses for growth with trading revenue remaining sluggish. Los Angeles-based Genesis, which is currently backed by private equity firm Oaktree Capital Management LP, provides financing for real estate developers looking Read More