Italy hit by market volatility after referendum defeat

Mattarella will have to embark on a round of consultations with party leaders before naming a new prime minister - Italy's fifth in as many years - who will be tasked with drawing up a new electoral law. He also insisted the the result was not an ant... More..

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Taiwan's diplomatic situation stable after Trump-Tsai call
by | Tuesday, December 06, 2016

Taiwan's diplomatic situation stable after Trump-Tsai call

China and the Washington foreign policy establishment thought they could tell President-elect Donald Trump whom he can and cannot speak with on the phone. I think everybody should just calm down. Yet the phon...More..

by | Monday, December 05, 2016

Russian Oil Output Near Post-Soviet Record as It Prepares to Cut

Brent for February settlement added as much as US$0.89, or 1.7 percent, to US$52.73 per barrel on the London-based ICE Futures Europe exchange. Barriers to the cuts could come on multiple fronts-from members ...More..

by | Monday, December 05, 2016

Autumn Statement: Government set to borrow more as economy slows down

Hammond said the Office for Budget Responsibility (OBR) has revised its growth projection for the United Kingdom economy in 2017 down to 1.4% from 2.2% and to 1.7% in 2018 from 2.1%. "This Autumn Statement resp...More..

by | Monday, December 05, 2016

Trump the campaign trail showman returns on 'Thank you' tour

James Mattis. In Cincinnati , during his first rally on his "thank you" tour, the president-elect brought back his brawling campaign style. "He said , 'Congratulations, that was fantastic, '" Trump recall...More..

by | Monday, December 05, 2016

Bank of England Promises Action In Uproar Over Non-Veggie Banknotes

More than 100,000 people have signed a petition to remove tallow, which is widely used in the making of candles and soap. Vegans and vegetarians are protesting British cash because it contains animal fat...More..

by | Monday, December 05, 2016

Malaysia says Myanmar violence against Muslim Rohingya 'ethnic cleansing'

Pamaukkha, a monk who organized the protest, accused Razak of using religion in an attempt to regain his popularity among Malaysians by intervening in Myanmar's sovereign affairs. "The world can not just sit by...More..

by | Sunday, December 04, 2016

U.S. lawmaker introduces constitutional amendment to eliminate electoral college

The petition called on 149 electors to ignore their states' votes and instead cast ballots for Clinton on December 19. At the same time, Clinton has won the popular vote by more than 2.5 million votes so far,...More..

by | Sunday, December 04, 2016

Will make black cash Jan Dhan: PM

This queue is the last queue to end all queues, says Modi . People, he said, were cribbing about long queues outside banks and ATMs and reminded "them there was a time when people would line up for buying oi...More..

United States jobs report: 4 facts to know before its release
by | Sunday, December 04, 2016

United States jobs report: 4 facts to know before its release

In addition, first-time applications for unemployment benefits dropped to 43-year lows in November and other labor market surveys were generally strong last month. But those new jobs aren't evenly spread out ac...More..

Bergdahl seeks pardon from Obama to avert desertion trial
by | Sunday, December 04, 2016

Bergdahl seeks pardon from Obama to avert desertion trial

Bergdahl walked off his post in Afghanistan in 2009 and was held captive by the Taliban and its allies for five years. At the time , Bergdahl said his plan was to leave the remote outpost and travel by foot ...More..

Palin calls Carrier deal 'crony capitalism'
by | Sunday, December 04, 2016

Palin calls Carrier deal 'crony capitalism'

Fresh off a deal with air-conditioning company Carrier, President-elect Donald Trump is now singling out another company leaving its in plant for Mexico: Rexnord, which plans to nix 300 union jobs from their ...More..

Washington presidential elector joins anti-Trump movement
by | Sunday, December 04, 2016

Washington presidential elector joins anti-Trump movement

Guerra says she promised her community that she'd do anything to ensure Trump does not become president and worries what kind of example Trump would set for her generation. Nelson said the 38 electors didn't kn...More..

Black Friday on D-street, Nifty ends below 8100
by | Saturday, December 03, 2016

Black Friday on D-street, Nifty ends below 8100

US stocks inched up marginally overnight as a rally in the healthcare sector offset declines among energy shares ahead of the highly anticipated OPEC meeting. As a result, Airtel's overall holding in Airtel Nig...More..

USA rate hike fears spook investors, equities trade in the red
by | Saturday, December 03, 2016

USA rate hike fears spook investors, equities trade in the red

The NSE 50-share Nifty, too, dropped 67.80 points, or 0.84 per cent, to close below the crucial 8000-level to 7965.50. The Sensex touched a high of 26,049.14 points and a low of 25,810.97 points during the in...More..

by | Saturday, December 03, 2016

Exelon energy overhaul headed to House floor

Exelon Generation and ComEd today announced they have reached an agreement with Governor Rauner on the Future Energy Jobs Bill, which has been further enhanced with additional customer protections, based o...More..

No vendetta in motion to remove Nusli Wadia, Tatas say
by | Saturday, December 03, 2016

No vendetta in motion to remove Nusli Wadia, Tatas say

The EGM was convened after the majority shareholder, Tata Sons sent a special notice and requisition on November 22, Tata Power said in a stock exchange filing. Tata Steel's EGM notice further said that the com...More..

by | Saturday, December 03, 2016

Magnus Carlsen Holds on to the Crown Beating Sergey Karjakin

The first seven ended in draws - with Karjakin coming back from the brink in the third and fourth - before the challenger drew first blood in the eighth. The tie forced them to compete in four tiebreaker game...More..

Jefferies Group has upgraded the stock of UnitedHealth Group Inc. (NYSE:UNH)
by | Saturday, December 03, 2016

Jefferies Group has upgraded the stock of UnitedHealth Group Inc. (NYSE:UNH)

Eubel Brady & Suttman Asset Management Inc. acquired a new stake in UnitedHealth Group during the second quarter valued at approximately $209,000. Ameritas Investment Partners Inc. COPYRIGHT VIOLATION NOTICE:...More..

Top EU finance officials in Greece to nudge for deal
by | Saturday, December 03, 2016

Top EU finance officials in Greece to nudge for deal

Eurogroup head Jeroen Dijsselbloem and German Finance Minister Wolfgang Schäuble, in a move likely to anger Athens and the International Monetary Fund, warned yesterday (7 November) it would be impossible to ...More..