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Wall Street closes mixed on fears of prolonged lockdowns

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. industrial stocks closed lower on Friday as fears of prolonged lockdowns due to the ...

IEA anticipates less oil demand in 2021

PARIS, France - The International Energy Agency (IEA) reduced its 2021 global oil forecast this week as fresh coronavirus lockdowns ...

Sellers take charge on Asian stock markets

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Stocks in Asia were sold off on Friday.All the major indices lost ground, while the rout ...

Giant telco supplier based in Ireland heralds international expansion

LIMERICK, Ireland - A boost for Ireland's expanding tech sector are plans by a giant telco supplier to recruit scores ...

U.S. stock markets have quiet day, greenback slump continues

NEW YORK, New York - Wall Street took a breather on Thursday, a day after the major indices hit record ...

European Union's external fishing activities under scrutiny

The EU has a large fleet that fishes outside European waters. Nearly a third of its catch comes from non-EU ...

Stocks in Asia make upward thrust, greenback falters again

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Shares in Asia followed their U.S. counterparts on Thursday, rising into the stratosphere.the Hong Kong key ...

U.S. stocks jump sharply after inauguration

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks rallied to new record highs on Wednesday as the 46th president of the ...

Jack Ma reappears after disappearing from public view 2 months ago

Chinese billionaire Jack Ma has made his first public appearance since openly criticizing China's financial regulatory system just over two ...

Beijing's PM2.5 density drops 53 pct over past half decade

© Provided by Xinhua | Photo taken with a mobile phone shows a turret of the Palace Museum in Beijing, ...

Xbox Live Gold price hike withdrawn by Microsoft

Washington [US], January 23 (ANI): American multinational technology company Microsoft has now backtracked on its controversial Xbox Live Gold price ...

Sungjae Im of Korea rode hot putter to seize one-shot lead

California [US], January 23 (ANI): Sungjae Im of Korea rode a hot putter to seize a one-shot lead at The ...

Vacancies rise as landlords battle rough rental market

Improved affordability, due to lower interest rates, has made buying property more attractive than renting.This is one of the reasons ...

More Pangasinan LGUs cited as most competitive nationwide

DAGUPAN CITY, Jan 23 (PIA) - More local government units (LGUs) in Pangasinan have made it to the Top 20 ...

Im shoots 65 to seize PGA lead in California desert

South Korea's Im Sung-jae, a Masters runner-up last year, fired a bogey-free seven-under par 65 to grab a one-stroke lead ...

Biden, Trudeau agree to meet next month

Washington [US], January 23 (ANI): US President Joe Biden and Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau agree to meet next month ...

NG troops deployed at Capitol test COVID positIve

Washington [US], January 23 (ANI/Sputnik): Nearly 200 members of the National Guard deployed to Washington, DC for the inauguration of ...

Sungjae Im grabs lead at The American Express

South Korea's Sungjae Im matched the best score of the day, a 7-under-par 65, and grabbed the lead at the ...

PGA to keep players' spouses, families off site for Farmers Open

There's currently a stay-at-home order in San Diego County, Calif., because of the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, so the upcoming Farmers ...

Biden signs executive orders to tackle COVID economicimpact

Washington [US], January 23 (ANI): US President Joe Biden has announced two executive orders on Friday including one related to ...

Coronavirus expected to kill over 6,00,000 people in US: Bi

Washington [US], January 23 (ANI): The coronavirus pandemic is expected to kill more than 600,000 people in the United States, ...

Broadsheet case: Pak opp rejects appointment of ex-SC judge

Islamabad [Pakistan], January 22 (ANI): Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) and Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) on Friday rejected Prime Minister Imran ...

Will Biden Reverse Trump's China Policies

China is gearing up to deal with a new U.S. administration after a particularly difficult year during which it suffered ...

Exports from Odisha increase by 55 pc in FY21 upto Nov

Bhubaneswar (Odisha) [India], January 22 (ANI): Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Friday at the inauguration of the State Export ...

RIL consolidated revenue increases by 7.4 pc in Q3 results

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], January 22 (ANI): Reliance Industries Limited (RIL) on Friday released results for the third quarter of the ...

Stalled: The Gold Rush

New Delhi [India], January 22 (ANI/Mediawire): We Indians love gold. We like wearing it, we like keeping it, we like ...

Reasons to include Bajaj Finance FD in investment portfolio

Pune (Maharashtra) [India], January 22 (ANI/BusinessWire India): Whether one prefers equity, mutual fund, or debt-based securities,Assured ReturnsFixed Deposit can help ...

RBI proposes revised regulatory framework for NBFCs

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], January 22 (ANI): The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) on Friday proposed tighter regulations for large non-banking ...

Vishal Nagesh appointed vice chairman of ZITC

New Delhi [India], January 22 (ANI/SRV Media): ZITC (Zimbabwe India Trade Council) recently appointed Vishal Nagesh, Managing Partner of Sogathorai ...

Lahiri off to a fine start with 68 at American Express golf

California [USA], January 22 (ANI): Anirban Lahiri got off to a fine start with a four-under 68 and was lying ...

Update in Playstation 5 and XBOX Series X has for fans

New Delhi [India], January 22 (ANI): The game-fanatics have a reason to rejoice! For the first time ever, next-gen console ...

European stocks drop at open

European stocks fell at the open Friday, extending the previous session's falls as the focus switches back to the economic ...

Budget FY22 should focus on resolving demand-side issues

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], January 22 (ANI): The Union Budget for 2021-22 should focus on boosting aggregate demand, expenditure reprioritisation and ...

Tokyo stocks open lower on profit-taking

Tokyo stocks opened lower on Friday.The benchmark Nikkei 225 index was down 0.56% at 28 594.39 in early trade, while ...

Asian markets drop after Biden-fuelled rally

Asian markets fell Friday as investors took a breather following a strong week for global equities.Asia was in the red, ...

Barloworld to sell car sales business for almost R1 billion

Industrial company Barloworld is one step closer to partially exiting the vehicle retail market after reaching an agreement on a ...

SRF reports 6 pc dip in Q3 PAT to Rs 324 crore

Gurugram (Haryana) [India], Jan 22 (ANI): Industrial and specialty intermediates manufacturer SRF Ltd has reported 6 per cent fall in ...

Mahatma Award to recognize and honour Impact Leaders

New Delhi [India], January 22 (ANI/SRV Media): "The best way to find yourself is to lose yourself in the service ...

SEBI imposes Rs 1 crore fine on HDFC Bank

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], January 22 (ANI): Stock market regulator SEBI has imposed a penalty of Rs one crore on HDFC ...

Hagy edges An, Kim to grab PGA lead in California desert

American Brandon Hagy sank a career-best 10 birdies in shooting an eight-under-par 64 to grab the lead after Thursday's opening ...

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French-Irish teen's family to challenge Malaysian coroner's ruling

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia: The family of a French-Irish teenage girl will challenge an inquest ruling that their daughter died by ...

Justice Saeed-headed committee to investigate Broadsheet claims

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan - The federal government has appointed former Supreme Court judge Azmat Saeed as head of the inquiry committee ...

Pakistan hopes for better ties with the new US admin

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan: Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi on Wednesday said Pakistan was optimistic about enhancing ties with the US administration ...

Anderson says restricting SL under 400 a "good effort"

Galle [Sri Lanka], January 23 (ANI): England pacer James Anderson on Saturday said that it was a good effort from ...

Pakistan dug a tunnel from zero line area Jammu's Pansar

Pansar (Jammu and Kashmir) [India], January 23 (ANI): After another tunnel was detected in the Pansar area of Jammu and ...

'Pak assets abroad could be seized in graft cases'

Islamabad [Pakistan], January 23 (ANI): Amid the controversy surrounding the Broadsheet saga, a Pakistani journalist has warned people in Islamabad ...

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