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UK mortgage approvals hit 15-month low in November – UK Finance

LONDON (Reuters) – British banks approved the fewest mortgages in 15 months in November, when the Bank of England raised interest rates for the first time in more than a decade, industry figures showed on Thursday. FILE PHOTO – A row of houses are seen in London, Britain June 3, 2015. REUTERS/Suzanne Plunkett Banks approved 39,507 mortgages for house purchase ... Read More »

Apple Hit by Trademark Lawsuit Over iPhone X’s Animoji Feature

HIGHLIGHTS A Japanese tech company called Emonster kk has sued Apple over trademark Emonste kk has alleged that Apple stole the term ‘Animoji’ The Animoji feature is available on iPhone X A Japanese software company is suing Apple Inc in a US court over the trademark for the term “animoji”, alleging the US technology company stole the name to use on a feature of ... Read More »

All-new Mitsubishi Pajero Sport to hit Indian Showrooms by April 2018

The all-new Mitsubishi Pajero Sport, which went on sale internationally in 2015, is expected to arrive in India by April 2018. The third generation of the Pajero Sport is expected to receive cosmetic updates and a few tweaks in its drivetrain. The exterior is revamped and the new car loses the entire rugged look, instead it carries a more futuristic ... Read More »

India: short term effects of rupee demonetisation could hit outbound market

On November 8, the government announced that the ₹500 and ₹1,000 notes – the two largest value bank notes in the currency – will no longer be legal tender, with almost immediate effect. “Eventually it’s going to be more positive. On the shorter term it’s going to be a little bit negative” The decision was made by Prime Minister Narendra ... Read More »

FTSE recovers from Trump shock to hit one-week high

Britain’s top share index ended higher, boosted by mining companies and drugmakers, after a volatile Wednesday that saw the index slumping 2 percent in early trading following Donald Trump’s victory in the U.S. presidential election. Republican Trump stunned the world by defeating his heavily favoured Democratic rival, Hillary Clinton, raising concerns that his victory could cause economic and global uncertainty. ... Read More »