Fri, 03 Jul 2020

Warning for owners whose dogs are attacking sheep on Irish farms

DUBLIN, Ireland - An alarming number of attacks by dogs on sheep has prompted an appeal from gardai for dog ...

Washington Redskins sponsors under pressure over nickname furore

A group of investment firms and shareholders is lobbying Nike, FedEx and PepsiCo to end their sponsorship agreements with the ...

Pfizer vaccine hopes lift Wall Street, Dow Jones however slips

NEW YORK, New York - Stocks in the U.S. were mixed on Wednesday with the Dow Jones falling 77 points, ...

Two-thirds of Airbus' 15,000 job cuts to be in France and Germany

TOULOUSE, France - Airbus says it plans to adapt its global workforce and resize its commercial aircraft activity in response ...

American companies given go-ahead to collaborate with Huawei

WASHINGTON, DC - In a rare twist to Washington's long-standing restrictions on the Chinese tech giant Huawei, the Commerce Department ...

Air cargo floundering as demand and capacity plummet

GENEVA, Switzerland - Global air freight markets in May showed a slight improvement in the air cargo market, but capacity ...

Manila to rely on localized lockdowns if Covid-19 surges again

CALOOCAN CITY, June 30 (PIA) -- Metro Manila, the region that accounts for the majority of the COVID-19 cases in ...

Motorcycle manufacturer Harley-Davidson announces extensive lay-offs

American motorcycle manufacturer Harley-Davidson says it will have to lay off 140 workers across its production plants in the USA. ...

Nine more NBA players test positive for coronavirus

New York [USA], July 2 (ANI): The National Basketball Association (NBA) and the National Basketball Players Association (NBPA) on Thursday ...

Jeff Bezos is richer than ever

Shares in Amazon surged 4.4% on Wednesday, boosting Bezos' wealth to a record $171.6 billion.He has gained $56.7 billion this ...

Fed Minutes Show Concerns About Severity of Downturn

WASHINGTON - Federal Reserve officials last month expressed concerns about the severity of the economic downturn triggered by the coronavirus ...

Here's looking at EAEU #2: Trading places

The Eurasian Economic Union is, first and foremost, an exporter of raw materials. This has left it especially vulnerable to ...

Here's looking at EAEU #1: Trading places

The Eurasian Economic Union is, first and foremost, an exporter of raw materials. This has left it especially vulnerable to ...

HUL's Fair Lovely skin care brand to be known as Glow Lovely

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], July 2 (ANI): Fast-moving consumer goods major Hindustan Unilever Ltd's (HUL's) flagship skin care brand for women ...

India's GDP may contract by 6.4 pc in FY21: Care Ratings

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], July 2 (ANI): Care Ratings on Thursday revised India's GDP growth forecast for the current financial year ...

Rand strengthens to below R17/$

The rand arrested its decline on Thursday, strengthening to below R17 and seemingly ignoring data that South Africa's economy contracted ...

Old Mutual's share price is key focus in Zimbabwe's currency war

The share price of one of Africa's oldest insurers is taking center stage in Zimbabwe's battle to bring order to ...

Equity indices up on vaccine hopes, banking and financial stocks gain

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], July 2 (ANI): Equity benchmark indices were up by nearly one per cent during early hours on ...

Report: Reigning MLS MVP Vela likely to skip tournament

Los Angeles FC forward Carlos Vela, the reigning Major League Soccer MVP, likely will skip the MLS is Back Tournament ...

Lillard worried NBA players won't follow 'bubble' rules

The NBA's ability to complete the season in its Walt Disney World Resort "bubble" depends on participants following the rules ...

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India's Navy repatriates 687 citizens who were stranded in Iran

THOOTHUKUDI, Tamil Nadi, India - The Indian Navy Ship Jalashwa, carrying 687 stranded citizens, including two women, arrived in Tuticorin ...

Pakistan's global image hit, PIA suspension in EU latest fallout

Islamabad [Pakistan], July 2 (ANI): Pakistan's international image continues to get battered on a number of issues. Pakistanis are not ...

Why some Americans seem more 'American' than others

In the United States and many other countries, nationality is defined by a set of legal parameters. It may involve ...

Indonesia to Produce COVID Vaccine for Its Own Exclusive Use

Indonesia will be producing a coronavirus vaccine for itself due to concerns about global distribution of foreign-produced vaccines, the head ...

Shahid Afridi says wife, kids now Covid negative

Karachi [Pakistan], July 2 (ANI): Former Pakistan all-rounder Shahid Afridi on Thursday announced that his wife and two daughters Aqsa ...

More than 100 dead in Myanmar jade mine landslide

AFP Zaw Moe Htet, AFP AFP Handout, Myanmar Fire Services Department, AFP AFP Zaw Moe Htet, AFPRescuers worked all morning ...

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Abbott Ireland announces expansion plans, new jobs

DONEGAL, Ireland - Announcing plans to expand its workforce in Donegal, the U.S. healthcare giant Abbott unveiled plans to create 500 new jobs in the country.Abbott Ireland currently hires c ...

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