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Tech stocks lead U.S. markets rally, Nasdaq Composite climbs 191 points

NEW YORK, New York - A slowing of wages growth in the fourth quarter, as reported by the Labor Department, ...

Profits down 9% at American Express due to late customer payments

NEW YORK CITY, New York: As it sets aside more funds to cover potentially bad loans, American Express announced that ...

UK airline Flybe goes out of business, cancels all flights

LONDON, England: Flybe, a British regional airline, abruptly closed operations on January 28. The airline offered flight to Belfast, Birmingham ...

Mobileye forecasts higher revenue in 2023

JERUSALEM, Israel: As demand for its driver-assistance technology rises among vehicle-makers, Mobileye Global is forecasting revenues for the 2023 fiscal ...

U.S. stocks fade ahead of Federal Reserve Meeting

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks closed sharply lower Monday as investors fretted over which way the Federal Reserve ...

Adani says Hindenburg Research report a 'lie'

Ahmedabad (Gujarat) [India], January 30 (ANI/Big News Network): The Adani group, in a sharp and focused response to Hindenburg Research's ...

South Korea to aid public with more energy vouchers

SEOUL, South Korea: South Korean officials have said that the government will double energy vouchers and provide discounts on gas ...

Merger talks underway between cigarette makers, Juul e-cigarettes

WASHINGTON D.C.: The Wall Street Journal has reported that e-cigarette maker Juul and three tobacco giants are negotiating potential sale, ...

Tesla pins hopes on new Nevada battery factor to bring down prices

AUSTIN, Texas: Tesla gas announced an investment of more than $3.6 billion to expand its Nevada Gigafactory complex with the ...

Opposition rising to US tax credits for EVs not meeting sourcing rules

WASHINGTON D.C.: US Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee chair Joe Manchin has introduced legislation that imposes battery sourcing requirements ...

Singapore says core inflation up 5.1 percent in December

SINGAPORE: In December, Singapore saw its key consumer price gauge rise 5.1 percent, higher than predicted, official data said. However, ...

Weak 2023, predicts US defense contractor General Dynamics

RESTON, Virginia: Amidst labor and supply shortages, US defense contractor General Dynamics forecasted weak 2023 results, though strong demand for ...

Serta Simmons mattresses seeks bankruptcy protection

ATLANTA, Georgia: In light of its significant debt, the slowing economy and rising interest rates stifling consumer demand, US mattress-maker ...

Walmart minimum wage to start at $14/hr, still below Costco, Target

BENTONVILLE, Arkansas: To attract and retain employees in a tight domestic labor market, Walmart has announced that it it will ...

Technology stocks in demand as U.S. markets move modestly higher

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks hesitatingly continued higher Friday, reflecting widespread gains, albeit modest ones, across the globe."We're ...

Artificial meat given first approval by US officials

NEW YORK CITY, New York: As early as this year, lab-grown meat could be served in some restaurants in the ...

Budget 2023: Cabinet meeting held ahead of Sitharaman's speech

New Delhi [India], February 1 (ANI): Just ahead of the Budget 2023 presentation by Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman, a Union ...

Sensex recovers 60k level as markets open with Budget expectations

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], February 1 (ANI): The domestic equity market opened with gains as Budget expectations lifted investors' sentiment while ...

South Africa hosts first BRICS meeting in Bela Bela

Cape Town [South Africa], February 1 (ANI): As Chair of BRICS for the year 2023, South Africa will host the ...

RBI partially relaxes remittance transaction restrictions on SBM Bank (India)

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], February 1 (ANI): The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has partially relaxed the restrictions it had imposed ...

US NSA Jake Sullivan welcomes Ajit Doval at White House to launch next milestone in US-India strategic partnership

Washington [US], February 1 (ANI): US National Security Advisor Jake Sullivan has welcomed his Indian counterpart Ajit Doval to the ...

How business helped foster relations between West Germany and USSR

After World War II, relations between West Germany and the Soviet Union were very complicated. But ties needed to be ...

US strategic interest is to support India's rise as global power

Washington [US], February 1 (ANI): US strategic interest is to support India's rise as a global power, a senior administration ...

Proactive measures by government brought inflation within RBI's tolerance limit: Economic Survey

New Delhi [India], February 1 (ANI): The Economic Survey for 2022-23 notes that the measures taken by the government and ...

Navigating journey looking at rear view mirror: P Chidambaram on Economic Survey

New Delhi [India], February 1 (ANI): Opposition leaders on Tuesday termed as 'misleading' the Centre's fiscal assessment in the Economic ...

George Santos: A democracy can't easily penalize lies by politicians

George Santos is not the first politician to have lied, but the fables he told to get elected to Congress ...

Google set to bring Microsoft 365 integration to ChromeOS

Washington {US], January 31 (ANI): American tech giant Google has said that it's planning to add Microsoft 365 integration to ...

India to witness 6 to 6.8 pc growth in 2023-24, high credit growth to MSMEs: Economic Survey

New Delhi [India], January 31 (ANI): India is expected to witness GDP growth of 6.0 per cent to 6.8 per ...

Levelling up: how UK freeports risk harbouring international crime

A significant element of the UK government's levelling up plan to create thousands of jobs, regenerate more deprived areas and ...

Old pension scheme will make fiscal situation unstable: Chief Economic Advisor

New Delhi [India], January 31 (ANI): Restoration of the Old Pension Scheme (OPS) by some states may temporarily save cash ...

Namibian Authorities Concerned About Increase in Rhino Poaching

Namibian authorities say poachers killed 87 rhinos last year, almost double the number killed in 2021 in a country that ...

American manufacturing is back to making weapons

Joe Biden's announcement of tank supplies to Ukraine came with boasts about boosting American jobsAmid soaring inflation and other economic ...

UK economy to perform worse than Russia's IMF

Surging borrowing costs and rising taxes have prompted a sharp growth downgradeThe British economy will perform worst among the major ...

Norway's wealth fund posts heavy losses

One of the world's largest investment funds lost over $160 billion in 2022 amid market volatilityNorway's sovereign wealth fund, Government ...

Congress, CPI(M) slam Centre over Economic Survey

New Delhi [India], January 31 (ANI): Congress leader Pramod Tiwari and CPI (M) leader D Raja on Tuesday slammed the ...

Eurozone posts 0.1 pct GDP growth in Q4 2022: Eurostat

© Provided by Xinhua According to a first estimate based on seasonally and calendar adjusted quarterly data, the eurozone's GDP ...

Ancestors of Prophet Muhammad, Jesus Christ were Sanatani Hindus, claims Shankaracharya Swami

Bhubaneswar (Odisha) [India], January 31 (ANI): Puri Shankaracharya Swami Nischalananda Saraswati on Tuesday claimed that ancestors of Prophet Muhammad and ...

India is set to emerge as a global superpower: Amit Shah on Economic Survey 2023

New Delhi [India], January 31 (ANI): Union Home Minister Amit Shah on Tuesday said growth and optimism in all sectors ...

Economic Survey: India's foreign exchange reserves comfortable, external debt is low

New Delhi [India], January 31 (ANI): India's foreign exchange reserves are comfortable and external debt is low, according to the ...

Ajit Doval commends launch of iCET; US NSA says initiative will boost America's strategic technology partnership with India

Washington [US], January 31 (ANI): National Security Advisor Ajit Doval on Monday highlighted the need to convert intentions and ideas ...

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Sabres, Hurricanes look to carry streaks into break

As the NHL wraps up its unofficial first half of the season and heads toward the All-Star break, it may ...

Another Nikola Jokic triple-double leads Nuggets over Pelicans

Nikola Jokic had 26 points, 18 rebounds and 15 assists for his NBA-leading 16th triple-double, while Jamal Murray poured in ...

NHL roundup: Hurricanes storm back, edge Kings in OT

Sebastian Aho scored on a power play with 53.8 seconds left in overtime as the Carolina Hurricanes completed a rally ...

CB Davison Igbinosun set to transfer to Ohio State

Former Ole Miss cornerback Davison Igbinosun, ranked by 247 Sports as 10th-best player in the transfer portal, will make the ...

Bucks build big edge, hold off Hornets for fifth straight win

Giannis Antetokounmpo scored 34 points and grabbed 18 rebounds and the Milwaukee Bucks survived a turbulent fourth quarter to record ...

Clippers take advantage of turnovers to rally past Bulls

Kawhi Leonard scored a game-high 33 points, Norman Powell added 27 and Paul George notched a 16-point, 10-rebound double-double to ...

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