Mon, 20 Jan 2020

Apple ensures iPhone owners can switch off location tracking

SAN JOSE, California - Apple has added a new toggle that addresses privacy concerns around the location tracking feature on ...

UAE to house massive solar park costing $13.6 billion

DUBAI, UAE - The 800MW third phase of Dubai's solar park will be operational in April, the Dubai Electricity and ...

Half-a-billion dollars awarded in U.S. Defense contracts

WASHINGTON, DC - The Pentagon on Thursday awarded more than half-a-billion dollars in defense contracts.With around 0.53 cents in every ...

New York to spend $6.8 billion over 5 years to combat climate change

ALBANY, New York - New York state is to spend an additional $2 billion on energy efficiency and building electrification ...

China economy slows to 3-decade low, stocks finish flat

SYDNEY, Australia - Stock markets in Asia finished in the black on Friday, despite the release of economic data in ...

Lower expenses and low debt highlights of New Zealand financial report

WELLINGTON, New Zealand - The New Zealand government's books are in good shape with the accounts in surplus and expenses ...

Landry holds off Ancer to win The American Express

Andrew Landry recovered from a few late mistakes and held off a spirited charge by Mexico's Abraham Ancer to win ...

Migration, borders a challenge to African free trade - futurist

The African Continental Free Trade Area will test the capacity for African leadership to build consensus in translating policy to ...

Don't rule out another rate cut in 2020 - economists

The Reserve Bank this week unexpectedly cut the repo rate by 25 basis points to 6.25%, and some economists have ...

South Africans nervous about the future, study finds

South Africans are viewing the year ahead with some trepidation, a recent study has found.However, not everyone feels the same ...

What Nigeria needs to do to avoid World Bank's 'worst case scenario'

In its latest report on Nigeria, the World Bank issued a stark warning: that the country risks becoming home to ...

Landry, Scheffler share lead in PGA Tour desert showdown

Los Angeles - Americans Andrew Landry and Scottie Scheffler pulled away with birdie binges to share a four-stroke lead after ...

As SA retailers struggle, other African markets start to shine

As more South African retailers announce possible closure of unprofitable stores, their peers in the continent are breaking new grounds, ...

Landry joins Scheffler to lead American Express

Andrew Landry opened with a bang on Saturday, collecting six birdies in his first eight holes en route to a ...

`Shirdi Sai Baba temple will remain open on Jan 19`

Shirdi (Maharashtra) [India], Jan 18 (ANI): Deepak Madukar Muglikar, Chief Executive Officer of Shri Saibaba Sansthan Trust, has said that ...

JSPL reports net loss of Rs 219 cr in Q3 of current fiscal

New Delhi [India], Jan 18 (ANI): Jindal Steel and Power Limited (JSPL) on Saturday said to have posted a consolidated ...

Putin's Moves Leave Russian Opposition With Few Options

MOSCOW - Russian President Vladimir Putin played it differently this time.Instead of openly declaring plans to extend his rule like ...

Rahul Gandhi pitches for spice park, mega food park in Wayanad

New Delhi [India], Jan 18 (ANI): Congress leader Rahul Gandhi has requested Union Minister Piyush Goyal to set up a ...

Fowler, Scheffler share American Express lead

Rickie Fowler and Scottie Scheffler each carded an 8-under-par 64 on Friday at PGA West's Jack Nicklaus Tournament Course, and ...

US-China trade deal will help reduce some uncertainty: IMF Director

Washington D.C. [US], Jan 18 (ANI/Sputnik): The newly-signed US-China trade agreement will help relieve some uncertainty that has hindered worldwide ...

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Half-a-billion dollars awarded in U.S. Defense contracts

WASHINGTON, DC - The Pentagon on Thursday awarded more than half-a-billion dollars in defense contracts.With around 0.53 cents in every ...

Wake Forest cruises past Boston College

Brandon Childress scored 20 points for his second big game of the season against Boston College, this one leading to ...

Penguins rally from early hole to defeat Bruins

Bryan Rust's tiebreaking goal in the third period capped the Pittsburgh Penguins' comeback from an early three-goal deficit Sunday to ...

Celtics aim to end three-game skid vs. red-hot Lakers

The banged-up Boston Celtics are hoping to be back to 100 percent as they get ready to host the Los ...

NBA roundup: LeBron, D lead Lakers by Rockets

LeBron James produced his 31st double-double, Kyle Kuzma chipped in 23 points and the visiting Los Angeles Lakers turned a ...

Booker dominates, Suns clip short-handed Celtics

Devin Booker scored 39 points and fell an assist shy of his first career triple-double as the visiting Phoenix Suns ...

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