Fri, 29 Oct 2021

Nikkei 225 drops 278 points as Asian stocks flounder

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Stocks in Asia were unwanted on Thursday. All the major indices edged lower.In Japan, the Nikkei ...

Top Dubai developer commences sale of 700 off-plan apartments

DUBAI, UAE - Dubai-based property developer Meydan has unveiled the first phase of what it has designated Canal Front Residences, ...

Officials warn that Russians continue hacking American computers

NEW YORK CITY, New York: Microsoft announced on Monday that Nobelium, the Russian hackers behind the successful 2020 breach of ...

U.S. stocks struggle, Dow & S&P 500 retreat from record highs

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks finished flat to lower on Wednesday, despite strong gains earlier in the day ...

After being grounded during Covid, Airbus A380 to fly again

SINGAPORE: After mothballing the enormous Airbus A380 during the tourism lockdown of 2020, some airlines have announced that they will ...

Blue Origin space station plans call for use in research and tourism

SEATTLE, Washington: Jeff Bezos' Blue Origin is planning on launching a commercial-purpose space station, dubbed "Orbital Reef," to be used ...

Asian stock markets get boring, traders take day off

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Stocks in Asia faced headwinds on Wednesday, however damage was kept to a minimum.In Australia, the ...

California encouraged to restore and expand natural carbon sinks

SAN DIEGO, California -- Ninety percent of California's wetlands are gone, and the movement to restore them has taken on ...

Two deaths reported after using air freshener sold at Walmart

WASHINGTON D.C.: Walmart has pulled from its shelf an air freshener linked to two deaths.The first patient to get sick ...

U.S. stock markets continue higher, new record high for S&P 500

NEW YORK, New York - Technology stocks pushed Wall Street higher on Tuesday with the Standard and Poor's 500 setting ...

Two days of chaos as computer outage cripples Skywest flights

SEATTLE, Washington: Due to an "internal technical issue", believed to be a server outage, SkyWest, the regional airline which operates ...

Online ordering shut down by hackers at UK Tesco

WELWYN GARDEN CITY, England: Hackers broke into retailer Tesco's computers on October 22 and 23, causing the website to cease ...

Tokyo stock market takes off, Nikkei 225 jumps 506 points

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Stocks in Asia were mixed on Tuesday, with Japanese and Australian stocks rising in response to ...

Las Vegas hotel sells 11 Picassos for nearly $110m

Las Vegas, Nevada: Eleven Pablo Picasso paintings that have been displayed at a Las Vegas hotel for more than 20 ...

Tesla prices jump $2,000 to $5,000 on varying models

PALO ALTO, California: Tesla published new pricing in recent days, with $5,000 price increases in its Model X Long Range ...

Wall Street reaches for the stars, major indices hit new closing highs

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stock markets continue reaching for the stars. Despite a 1-in-1-100-years event, the Covid-19 pandemic, ...

Californian Gas Station Charges $7 Per Gallon

GORDA, California: In Gorda, California gasoline prices have topped $7 per gallon, according to local news station ABC 30. "The ...

Saudi Arabia announces net zero emissions goals, planting huge forests

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia: Saudi Arabia will announce that it will reach net-zero carbon emissions by 2060, Crown Prince Mohammed bin ...

Japanese stocks slide, elsewhere in Asia modest gains recorded

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Stocks in Asia were mixed on Monday. Shares in China Evergrande advanced on news the company ...

Despite pending mortgage rate increases, US home sales jump

WASHINGTON D.C.: Sales of previously occupied homes in the U.S. recovered in September to their highest level since January, with ...

US unemployment claims fall to lowest level since March 2020

WASHINGTON D.C.: The number of Americans applying for unemployment benefits dropped by 6,000 to 290,000 last week, the third straight ...

Biden weighs deploying National Guard to help with cargo at US ports

LOS ANGELES, California: The National Guard might be deployed to assist with the cargo log jam riddling the Los Angeles ...

Sinclair nationwide tv network shut down by ransomware attack

HUNT VALLEY, Maryland: An outage on 16th October that affected Sinclair Broadcast Group, which operates many local TV stations across ...

In spite of parts shortages, Tesla reports $1.62 billion profit in Q3

PALO ALTO, California: Despite a global pandemic and ongoing chip shortage, Tesla has reported a net income of $1.62 billion ...

US supply chain woes includes shortage of 80,000 truck drivers

ARLINGTON, Virginia: American Trucking Association (ATA) President Chris Spear said there are 80,000 fewer drivers than needed, as reported by ...

Biden Heading to G-20, COP26

WHITE HOUSE - U.S. President Joe Biden embarks Thursday on a whirlwind show of American diplomacy, featuring a meeting of ...

Cosmo Films posts 96 pc growth in quarterly EPS

New Delhi [India], October 28 (ANI): Cosmo Films, a global leader in films for packaging, labelling, lamination and synthetic paper ...

4-day 'Mela' to spread awareness about govt schemes for entrepreneurs begins in Jammu

Jammu (Jammu and Kashmir) [India], October 28 (ANI): Jammu and Kashmir administration has organised a four-day 'Swayam Rozgar Mela' to ...

Shivamogga Zilla Panchayat administration provides rent-free spaces to sellers of earthenware amid ongoing festive season

Shivamogga (Karnataka) [India], October 28 (ANI): Rent-free space to sell earthenware being provided to pottery workers by the Shivamogga Zila ...

Office space renewals gaining pace post pandemic: Colliers

Gurugram (Haryana) [India], October 28 (ANI/PRNewswire): Occupiers are increasingly renewing their office spaces since April 2020 when the pandemic started, ...

Bajaj Finance Ltd. Launches Diwali campaign 'EMI HAI NA' with a bang

Pune(Maharashtra) [India] October 28(ANI/Newsvoir): With the festive season transpiring in full swing, Bajaj Finance Ltd., in collaboration with Bajaj Finserv ...

Easebuzz - Bringing digital transformation through its gamut of unique features

Pune (Maharashtra) [ India] October 28 (ANI/Newsvoir): Easebuzz is a software platform enabled with value-added services, provider of a full-stack ...

Biden Expands US-ASEAN Strategic Partnership

WHITE HOUSE - U.S. President Joe Biden on Tuesday rebooted his country's lapsed relationship with the Association of Southeast Asian ...

Nigeria Launches Africa's First Digital Currency

ABUJA - Nigeria, Africa's largest economy, has launched the continent's first digital currency, the e-Naira. The launch also ranks Nigeria ...

US to Develop 'Indo-Pacific Economic Framework'

WHITE HOUSE - The United States plans to 'explore with partners the development of an Indo-Pacific economic framework,' the White ...

US State Department Creates Bureau to Tackle Digital Threats

WASHINGTON - The State Department is creating a new Bureau of Cyberspace and Digital Policy to focus on tackling cybersecurity ...

US Senate Considers 'Wealth Tax' to Fund Biden's Spending Proposals

WASHINGTON - As Democrats in Congress fight among themselves over how much of U.S. President Joe Biden's Build Back Better ...

Autumn budget 2021: experts react

UK chancellor Rishi Sunak has unveiled his autumn budget as the nation wrestles with recovery at the tail end of ...

EU To Give Moldova 60 Million Euros To Handle Energy Crisis

The European Union says it will provide Moldova with 60 million euros ($70 million) to help the country manage its ...

The doctor won't see you now: Why access to care is in critical condition

If you woke up tomorrow with a sore throat, how quickly could your doctor see you? What if your child ...

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FALL RIVER, Massachusetts -- The redistricting process in Massachusetts is well underway, with the Senate expected to vote soon on ...

Uyghur Recap: October 18-27

Here is a fast take on Uyghur-related news around the world in the past week:Xinjiang's official becomes Tibet's party leaderWang ...

College Towns Across US Consider Challenging 2020 Census Results

Officials in some college towns across the country plan to challenge the results of the 2020 census, claiming that vacant ...

Spirit photography captured love, loss and longing

Photography has always had a relationship to haunting as it shows not what is, but what once was.The process whereby ...

Hurricanes put perfect mark on line vs. Bruins

The Carolina Hurricanes have made it through five games unscathed. They will aim for the first 6-0-0 start in franchise ...

Hawks, Wizards meet fresh off road wins

The Atlanta Hawks and Washington Wizards will each attempt to sweep a back-to-back set when the clubs meet on Thursday ...

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