Former Uber engineer sues company alleging sexual harassment -law firm

May 21 A former software engineer at Uber Technologies Inc sued the ride-hailing service on Monday, claiming that she was subjected to sexual harassment during her employment but that her complaints were ignored, the law firm representing the plaintiff said.

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U.S. slaps heavy duties on Chinese steel from Vietnam

WASHINGTON, May 21 The U.S. Commerce Department on Monday slapped steep import duties on steel products from Vietnam that originated in China after a final finding they evaded U.S. anti-dumping and anti-subsidy orders.

1:40am IST

Deadly acid cloud rises over Hawaii as lava streams into ocean

PAHOA, Hawaii, May 21 Deadly white clouds of acid and fine shards of glass boiled into the sky over Hawaii on Monday as lava from the Kilauea volcano flowed into the ocean, creating a new hazard from a more than two-week eruption.

1:04am IST

UPDATE 3-Data firm IHS Markit to buy Ipreo in $1.86 bln deal

* IHS to pause share buyback program (Adds details from call, comments from Blackstone interview)

France to absorb 35 bln euros rail operator SNCF debt - Les Echos

PARIS, May 21 The French government plans to absorb about 35 billion euros ($41.20 billion) of national railway operator SNCF's debt burden of around 47 billion euros as part of planned reforms to SNCF, French business daily Les Echos said on Monday.

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Top executives at fraud-hit PNB misled RBI, CBI alleges

MUMBAI Senior executives at Punjab National Bank misled the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) in late 2016 over the lender's handling of the financial messaging system and credit guarantees that were at the centre of a more than $2 billion fraud, the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) alleged in a charge sheet filed in court.