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Walmart takes on Amazon with a $15 billion bid for stake in India’s ecommerce giant Flipkart.

Never mind, Xerox’s CEO is staying put for now.

Dow closes up more than 300 points after Apple sparks tech rally.

Carlyle set to close biggest Asia fund on $6.5 bln.

Kennedy cousin Michael Skakel’s 1975 murder conviction has been vacated; a judge orders a new trial.

How one of the largest state lottery scams almost got pulled off.

Long lending boom will be test of ‘shadow’ finance.

Nestle is close to a deal with Starbucks for the part of its business that sells bagged coffee and drinks in supermarkets.

Apollo urged to rebid for embattled FirstGroup as ‘fresh face needed at helm’.

Photo: The logo of India’s largest online marketplace Flipkart is seen on a building in Bengaluru, April 22, 2015. Reuters/Abhishek N. Chinnappa/Files