from Expert Zone:

India Weekahead: Markets will look for global cues

June 5, 2016

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A broker monitors share prices at a brokerage firm in Mumbai

Indian markets continued to consolidate and the Nifty ended the week 0.7 percent higher on the back of strong GDP growth numbers and above normal monsoon forecast. However, weak manufacturing and services data capped gains. Brent crude ended at $48 a barrel for the week while the rupee remained flat. FIIs were net buyers to the tune of $387 million.

from Tales from the Trail:

Trump: ‘Look at my African-American over here’

June 4, 2016

Donald Trump had a message for his supporters at a campaign rally in Redding, California. His support from African-Americans, he said, is "tremendous."

from India Insight:

Movie Review: Housefull 3

June 3, 2016

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Watching the first "Housefull" film six years ago, it would have been difficult to imagine a movie with so much inanity could spawn not one, but two sequels and be called a film franchise. Thanks to the vagaries of the Indian film market and the mystery that is the Bollywood movie watcher, we are faced with "Housefull 3", a film that should never have been made.

from Reuters Select:

Reuters Select: You elitists and your expedited airline security lines…

June 3, 2016

Reuters photo of the day: What the deuce?

A protestor uses a tennis racket to return a tear gas canister during a demonstration to protest the government's proposed labor law reforms in Nantes, France. REUTERS/Stephane Mahe

from Breakingviews:

Sops for overworked bankers miss real problem

June 3, 2016

The author is a Reuters Breakingviews columnist. The opinions expressed are her own.

from Reuters News Now:

Friday Morning Briefing: The trouble with express airport security lines

June 3, 2016

Want to hop the airport security line? Just pay up, Delta says. There's only one problem. Airport managers don't like the idea. They say they don't have the room and they're not excited about stoking the ire of the little people who have to wait an hour for their pat-down.

from Tales from the Trail:

Clinton mocks Trump as ‘dangerously incoherent’

June 3, 2016

The likely Democratic nominee has unleashed a blistering attack on Republican rival Donald Trump, arguing his campaign antics show he's unfit for the presidency.

from Breakingviews:

India’s smartphone giant eyes China role reversal

June 3, 2016

The author is a Reuters Breakingviews columnist. The opinions expressed are her own.

from Alison Frankel:

7th Circuit: Forum shopping merits sanctions, even when case is legit

June 2, 2016

(Reuters) - The 7th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals hit Wisconsin plaintiffs lawyer Christopher Stombaugh of Stombaugh Smith & Co with nearly $35,000 in sanctions on Wednesday, even though the three-judge panel agreed that Stombaugh's complaint against BNSF Railway Company raised legitimate arguments on behalf of about 50 plaintiffs who blamed the railroad for flooding that destroyed their homes.

from Breakingviews:

J&J’s corpulence defense weighs heavy

June 2, 2016

The author is a Reuters Breakingviews columnist. The opinions expressed are his own.