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UPDATE 6-BSkyB to pay $9 billion to create Sky Europe

* BSkyB shares fall 5 pct (Adds names of banks that advised on the deal)

1:41am IST

US STOCKS SNAPSHOT-Wall St closes down with Amazon, Visa

NEW YORK, July 25 - U.S. stocks closed lower on Friday in a broad consumer discretionary-led selloff after Visa and, a pair of closely watched bellwether names, reported disappointing results.

Small U.S. brokerages ramp up training to fill growing need

NEW YORK, July 25 - Small U.S. brokerages are beefing up their training and presence on campuses to woo future employees as the industry faces a mass exodus of retiring financial advisers over the next decade.

1:09am IST

Dell, BlackBerry downplay threat from Apple-IBM alliance

TORONTO, July 25 - IBM Corp's recent move to partner with Apple Inc to sell iPhones and iPads loaded with corporate applications has excited investors in both companies, but two rivals say they are unperturbed for now.

12:22am IST

"The Judge", with Duvall and Downey, to open Toronto Film Festival

TORONTO, July 25 - "The Judge", starring Robert Duvall and Robert Downey Jr, will open the annual Toronto International Film Festival on Sept. 4, the festival said on Friday.

12:13am IST
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India threatens to derail WTO deal, prompts angry U.S. rebuke

NEW DELHI/GENEVA - India threatened on Friday to block a worldwide reform of custom rules, which some estimates say could add $1 trillion to the global economy and create 21 million jobs, prompting a U.S. warning that its demands could kill global trade reform efforts.