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Nissan sales rise 4.9 pct., bucking forecasts of down month

Second, Ford's use of incentives remains under control. Explorer sales fell 12.3% for the month and are down 4.4% year to date. GM said pickup sales fell 15.5 percent for its Chevrolet Silverado and 8.5 percent for its GMC Sierra. DETROIT-The economy and overall economic conditions remain favorable for the auto industry and automakers are still on track to sell the second most cars and trucks in any year in US history.

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Meet the prehistoric competitor of white sharks

A team of researchers has found traces of a new particular species of prehistoric sharks called the " megalolamna paradoxodon ", which dates back to 20 million years and resembles modern white sharks . Its teeth measured as much as 1.8 inches long. "It's quite remarkable that such a large lamniform shark with such a global distribution had evaded recognition until now, especially because there are numerous Miocene localities where fossil shark teeth are well sampled ", says Prof.

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Microsoft focuses on Europe to expand its cloud offering

Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella said the investment comes as a result of an increasing demand from both European customers , and partners. Western Europe will account for 21 percent of $205.7 billion in overall annual public-cloud spending this year, or $42.5 billion, making it the No.

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Sensex off its highs, but up 41 points

The market had already discounted that a cut was on the cards, which saw the BSE Sensex jump close to 380 points on Monday. Laurence Balanco of CLSA says as long as price action remains above the upper boundary of the minor range which had formed in July-August between 8,547-8,565 and resistance at 8,747-8,760 the benefit of doubt should be given to the uptrend which has been unfolding off the February lows in anticipation of an ultimate break above the March 2015 highs.

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Here's how products stack up on Flipkart, Snapdeal and Amazon

After a year of tepid online retail sales, etailers like Flipkart , Amazon and Snapdeal witnessed a wave of consumers flocking onto their platforms as the much-publicised annual festive season sale kicked off over the weekend. Amazon saw a growth 6-7x growth in the popular Fashion category while FMCG category saw a 10x growth over non-sale days. It also has offers on large appliances including air conditioners , refrigerators, washing machines etc.

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I used tax laws brilliantly, says Trump as Clinton slams 'bungling businessman'

Trump's refusal to release his tax returns has been a campaign issue, drawing renewed criticism from Hillary Clinton during the first presidential debate. Pressed against a deadline, Craig said she was walking through her office on a phone call a few weeks ago and just happened to swing by her mailbox.