Store of 770m email addresses and passwords discovered after being posted to a hacking forum The largest collection of breached data ever seen has been discovered, comprising of more than 770m email addresses and passwords posted to a popular hacking forum in mid-December. The 87GB data dump was discovered by security researcher Troy Hunt, who

Mumbai: The rupee opened on a weaker note but soon pared the losses and appreciated by 13 paise to 70.92 against the US dollar in opening trade Wednesday, driven by gains in domestic equities and weakening of the greenback in overseas markets. The rupee opened on a weak note at 71.10 at the interbank forex market

Confectioner to phase out all non-recyclable or hard-to-recycle plastic from products The food and drink multinational Nestlé has stepped up its effort to reduce its use of plastics, rolling out plastic-free packaging across several products and pledging to phase out plastic Smarties tube tops. Nestlé has pledged to phase out all plastics that are not recyclable or

Driving a hard bargain in exchange for a lifeline for the cash strapped Jet AirwaysNSE -8.17 %, Etihad Airways CEO Tony Douglas has set a slew of tough pre-conditions which include complete exit of Naresh Goyal and his family from the management of the Indian carrier.  Etihad has sought exemptions from Sebi from making a open offer and preferential pricing guidelines

The largest cinema operator in the U.K. said admissions for the year increased by 2.6 percent to reach 308 million, a company record, as U.S. box office increased 6.9 percent. Movie theater giant Cineworld Group, which last year completed its $3.6 billion acquisition of Regal Entertainment Group, on Wednesday reported 7.2 revenue growth for 2018,

Car companies seek to reduce costs amid slowing sales, with announcement expected at Detroit auto show on Tuesday Ford and Volkswagen are expected to announce an alliance on Tuesday as the two car companies look to cut the cost of the technological revolution now shaking the industry and deal with slowing sales. The announcement is expected

Housebuilder is one of the biggest beneficiaries of the taxpayer-funded scheme Persimmon has upgraded its profit forecast after building more homes and increasing its prices, with the support of the government’s help-to-buy scheme. Britain’s second-biggest housebuilder reported a 4% rise in revenues to £3.74bn in 2018, after completing 406 more homes than a year earlier, increasing

Board will also consider a proposal for issue of bonus shares later this week. Wipro shares rallied 6 percent intraday Tuesday ahead of board meeting later this week to consider the issue of bonus shares. The meeting of the board of directors will be held over January 17-18, 2019 to consider and approve the condensed audited

M&S outlets in Bedford, Hull, Huddersfield and Rotherham among those to be axed Marks & Spencer is closing another 17 stores in a move that will affect more than 1,000 employees. The struggling high street giant is closing 100 stores as part of a restructuring plan as sales move online. It has already shut 30 branches. Sacha Berendji,