Wed, 28 Jul 2021

U.S. investors take profits pushing stock indices sharply lower

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks were under pressure Tuesday, just a day after all the major indices hit ...

New York bank to buy People's United, fire 700 employees

BRIDGEPORT, Connecticut: Over 700 staff members of People's United Bank will lose their jobs after being taken over by a ...

Decision expected on attendance of 100 people at Irish weddings

DUBLIN, Ireland: Ireland's Cabinet is scheduled to discuss a proposal that would increase attendance at weddings from 50 to 100 ...

Bloodbath in Hong Kong stocks continues, key index down 15% in 3 days

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - The Hong Kong stock market continued to unravel on Tuesday, notching up a third day of ...

Rejecting environmental claims, U.S. judge gives ok to lithium mining

RENO, Nevada: A U.S. federal judge has ruled against environmentalists and in favor of Lithium Americas Corp excavating at its ...

Predictions call for strong global insurance recovery

NEW YORK CITY, New York: The worldwide insurance industry is anticipating that it will recover more quickly and be stronger ...

Dow, Nasdaq and S&P 500 hit new record highs

NEW YORK, New York - The Dow Jones, Standard and Poor's 500 and Nasdaq Composite all closed at record highs ...

World markets worry as Argentina cuts grain shipments by 25%

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina: The lowest waters in 77 years is reducing the amount of grain being shipped from Argentina's most ...

For first time, documents list 5,000 properties owned by Vatican

VATICAN CITY, Rome: For the first time, the Vatican has released information on 5,000 properties it owns, as part of ...

Hong Kong share markets tumble, Hang Seng drops more than 1,000 points

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - In Hong Kong stocks tumbled on Monday, with the benchmark Hang Seng index shedding more than ...

Domino's earnings for Q2 outpace analysts' expectations

ANN ARBOR, Michigan: Domino's Pizza Inc reported higher-than-anticipated Q2 earnings and profits on July 22, as the addition of menu ...

Indexes show housing market losing strong demand from Covid period

NEW YORK CITY, New York: The home and real estate sector, which outperformed the broader market during the pandemic, even ...

U.S. buys 200M doses of Pfizer vaccine due to future uncertainties

WASHINGTON D.C.: The United States federal government is set to purchase an additional 200 million doses of the Pfizer coronavirus ...

Trains stopped as bridge collapse halts Trans-Siberian Railway

MOSCOW, Russia: Rail traffic has been halted on the famed Trans-Siberian railroad after a bridge collapsed Friday east of Lake ...

As economy returns after Covid, American Express reports huge gains

NEW YORK CITY, New York: With nearly 50 percent of Americans having received the Covid vaccine, customers at restaurants, shops ...

Ancient maritime hub retains charm for modern explorers

© Provided by Xinhua FUZHOU, July 28 (Xinhua) -- Amid the setting sun and gentle sea breeze, Heros Di Bartolomeo, ...

Biden Warns Cyberattacks Could Lead To 'Real Shooting War'

President Joe Biden warned that a major cyberattack on the United States could lead to an actual "shooting war," in ...

IMF revises India's growth projection to 9.5% for FY22

Washington [US], July 27 (ANI): The International Monetary Fund (IMF) on Tuesday has scaled down India's growth to 9.5 per ...

IMF expects SA economy to grow 4% in 2021

The International Monetary Fund has upwardly revised South Africa's growth outlook for 2021 from 3.1% to 4%.This is off the ...

70 pct of EU adults get at least one COVID-19 vaccine dose: von der Leyen

© Provided by Xinhua Seventy percent of adults in the European Union (EU) have received at least one COVID-19 vaccine ...

Bombay HC adjourns Raj Kundra's bail plea

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], July 27 (ANI): The Bombay High Court adjourned the hearing on Shetty'Shilpa s husband and businessman Raj ...

Iron ore prices hand Kumba shareholders healthy returns in first half

Kumba Iron Ore declared a total dividend of R23.4 billion, up from R6.3 billion in the first half of 2021.Stronger ...

EU on track to fully vaccinate 70% of its population by end of summer

The European Commission (EC) has announced that it is on course to meet its target of vaccinating 70% of its ...

Sensex closes 274 points lower, pharma stocks crack

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], July 27 (ANI): Equity benchmark indices shaved early gains and closed half a per cent lower on ...

Mumbai Court sends Raj Kundra to 14 day judicial custody

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], July 27 (ANI): A court in Mumbai has sent actor Shilpa Shetty's husband and businessman Raj Kundra ...

China's industrial firms report steady profit growth in H1

© Provided by Xinhua BEIJING, July 27 (Xinhua) -- China's major industrial companies saw a steady increase in profits in ...

APSEZ raises 20-year money from global markets

Ahmedabad (Gujarat) [India], July 27 (ANI): Adani Ports and Special Economic Zone (APSEZ) said on Tuesday it has successfully priced ...

Major Chinese Companies Caught in Squeeze Play Between Beijing, US

WASHINGTON - Chinese companies with shares traded on American stock exchanges are facing significant challenges from political leaders in both ...

Congress leader Subodh Kant Sahai comment

Ranchi (Jharkhand) [India], July 27 (ANI): Days after the Ranchi police arrested three people over the alleged plot to topple ...

Banking, metal stocks lead rally at bourses

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], July 27 (ANI): Equity benchmark indices gained marginally during early hours on Tuesday with banking and metal ...

Bombay HC to hear Raj Kundra's plea today

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], July 27 (ANI): Bombay High Court will be hearing Shilpa Shetty's husband and businessman Raj Kundra's plea ...

Pornography case: Shilpa Shetty was in tears after argument

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], July 27 (ANI): Hungama 2 Actress Shilpa Shetty and her husband Raj Kundra has a huge argument ...

Microsoft Surface Duo 2 leaks reveal triple camera system

Washington [US], July 26 (ANI): American tech giant Microsoft is planning a Surface Duo 2 for release later this year ...

World Rugby hope for Japan tournament news this year - Gilpin

World Rugby considers Japan to be at "rugby's top table" and are hoping for news later this year on which ...

China releases first negative list for cross-border services trade

© Provided by Xinhua BEIJING, July 26 (Xinhua) -- China's Ministry of Commerce (MOC) has released a negative list for ...

Govt sensitive towards farmers, says Narendra Singh Tomar

By Pragya KaushikaNew Delhi [India], July 26 (ANI): Union Agriculture Minister Narendra Singh Tomar on Monday said the government has ...

Tata Motors Q1 net loss narrows to Rs 4,451 crore

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], July 26 (ANI): Tata Motors said on Monday its consolidated net loss narrowed on sequential and year-on-year ...

Kotak Mahindra Bank Q1 PAT up 32 pc at Rs 1,642 crore

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], July 26 (ANI): Private sector lender Kotak Mahindra Bank on Monday reported 32 per cent jump in ...

Pakistan's fish export hit by Chinese ban

Karachi [Pakistan], July 26 (ANI): Pakistan's seafood exports has been hit by crisis after 'all-weather' ally China banned exports of ...

Sensex dips 123 points in volatile trade

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], July 26 (ANI): Equity benchmark indices closed marginally lower on Monday amid selling pressure in financial and ...

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Air Canada remains in red, but sees brighter future for air travel

TORONTO, Canada: Air Canada is projecting increased domestic and U.S.-bound flight bookings by this winter as travel restrictions ease.At the ...

U.S. investors take profits pushing stock indices sharply lower

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks were under pressure Tuesday, just a day after all the major indices hit ...

New York bank to buy People's United, fire 700 employees

BRIDGEPORT, Connecticut: Over 700 staff members of People's United Bank will lose their jobs after being taken over by a ...

Decision expected on attendance of 100 people at Irish weddings

DUBLIN, Ireland: Ireland's Cabinet is scheduled to discuss a proposal that would increase attendance at weddings from 50 to 100 ...

Bloodbath in Hong Kong stocks continues, key index down 15% in 3 days

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - The Hong Kong stock market continued to unravel on Tuesday, notching up a third day of ...

Rejecting environmental claims, U.S. judge gives ok to lithium mining

RENO, Nevada: A U.S. federal judge has ruled against environmentalists and in favor of Lithium Americas Corp excavating at its ...

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