Mother of Uber CEO killed in boating accident -newspaper
May 27 The mother of ride-hailing firm Uber's chief executive has died in a boating accident near Fresno, California on Friday, the Fresno Bee reported on Saturday.
MUMBAI Shares in Apollo Tires Ltd (APLO.NS) rose 3.8 percent in pre-open trading on Tuesday after Cooper Tire & Rubber Co (CTB.N) lost its U.S. court bid on Monday to force the Indian tire maker to complete their proposed $2.3 billion merger.
Under the terms of the merger, Apollo can walk away from the deal on December 31. Investors have worried a takeover of Cooper would lead to a strong increase in debt levels at Apollo.
(Reporting by Abhishek Vishnoi; Editing by Prateek Chatterjee)
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May 27 General Motors Co said on Saturday that proxy advisory firm Institutional Shareholder Services has recommended that shareholders vote against a slate of directors proposed by hedge fund Greenlight Capital and reject the hedge fund's plan to divide GM shares into two classes.