Syrian government supports de-escalation zones - foreign ministry

The Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights says the attack included suicide bombers and heavy clashes with Kurdish-dominated US -backed rebels who are fighting IS in Syria . The latest discussions, if successful, would see Russia , Ir... More..

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by | Saturday, May 06, 2017

China's narrow-body C919 jet makes maiden flight from Shanghai

State broadcaster CCTV sent out live footage from the plane, which had no passenger seats installed for the maiden flight. But the maiden flight is a milestone: While China is already an adept designer of mil...More..

In Latest Populist Betrayal, Trump Executive Order Unchains Wall Street Greed
by | Saturday, May 06, 2017

In Latest Populist Betrayal, Trump Executive Order Unchains Wall Street Greed

Trump did not provide any details about his new tax plan - just that it would be " bigger I believe than any tax cut ever " and that he would announce it next "Wednesday or shortly thereafter". However, he ...More..

by | Saturday, May 06, 2017

Gun-friendly Trump may be slowing gun sales

Several sources are reporting that the White House still has no way of explaining how to fund the huge project that might cost over $20 billion Dollars. "We've also moved very quickly to restore something gun...More..

How major US stock market indexes fared on Friday
by | Saturday, May 06, 2017

How major US stock market indexes fared on Friday

The bench mark S&P 500 Index and the tech-based NASDAQ Composite closed at record highs as investors prepped for the French presidential elections on Sunday. On the Nasdaq , 1,692 issues fell and 1,068 advance...More..

Swimmer injured in shark attack at Southern California beach
by | Friday, May 05, 2017

Swimmer injured in shark attack at Southern California beach

In an interview with NBC San Diego , her mother Christine McKnerney Leidle said , "I can't imagine how scared she must have been in that water". The woman, whose identity was not revealed, was wading in the w...More..

by | Friday, May 05, 2017

French presidential contenders stage rival rallies on May Day

Anti-immigrant chants rose in the crowd of thousands for Ms Le Pen's rally. On Wednesday, another embarrassing moment saw Macron being insulted by workers from Whirpool, a domestic appliance factory in Amiens...More..

McDonald's invents the
by | Friday, May 05, 2017

McDonald's invents the "Frork", a French fry fork, to pitch new sandwiches

USA Today shares that the first 100 callers will receive a frork and the first 5,000 will recipe a coupon for a Signature Crafted Recipe sandwich. Now, however, McDonald's has come up with a ideal way to g...More..

Cisco to Acquire Cloud-Based SD-WAN Specialist Viptela
by | Friday, May 05, 2017

Cisco to Acquire Cloud-Based SD-WAN Specialist Viptela

Acquiring Viptela helps Cisco address the threat posed by SD-WAN to its high margin ISR routing business and more generally strengthens Cisco's position in the broader enterprise campus market (switching, routi...More..

Sensex slips below 30000, down 133 points in early trade
by | Friday, May 05, 2017

Sensex slips below 30000, down 133 points in early trade

Metal stocks were also in the limelight as the Cabinet, on Wednesday, chose to give "preference to domestically manufactured iron and steel products" under its infrastructure policy. The US Dow Jones Industrial...More..

Army photographer captures her own death in mortar explosion
by | Friday, May 05, 2017

Army photographer captures her own death in mortar explosion

The U.S. Army recently released this 2013 photo, the last one taken by Spc. The Military Review published the harrowing photo and a tribute to Clayton in the May/June 2017 issue - four years after her dea...More..

Linking Aadhaar with PAN needed to curb multiple PAN cards, SC told
by | Thursday, May 04, 2017

Linking Aadhaar with PAN needed to curb multiple PAN cards, SC told

Making this submission before a bench of Justices A.K. Sikri and Ashok Bhusha, Attorney-General Mukul Rohatgi said Aadhaar was very essential when the country was witnessing all round progress, especially techn...More..

Alitalia board decides to ask for special administration
by | Thursday, May 04, 2017

Alitalia board decides to ask for special administration

Shareholders in Alitalia voted unanimously Tuesday to put the company into administration, moving the troubled airline a step closer to liquidation as efforts continue to find a buyer. The company said that t...More..

Aetna Inc Boosts EPS Outlook Despite Negative Q1 Revenue Growth
by | Thursday, May 04, 2017

Aetna Inc Boosts EPS Outlook Despite Negative Q1 Revenue Growth

They issued a "neutral" rating and a $136.00 price objective for the company. Today, Cantor Fitzgerald reiterated its Overweight rating on Aetna (NYSE:AET) with a price target of $150.00. The dividend yield...More..

Sainsbury's warns over 'challenging' trading as profits dip to £503m
by | Thursday, May 04, 2017

Sainsbury's warns over 'challenging' trading as profits dip to £503m

Pre-tax profits, meanwhile, were down 8.2 per cent from £548 million to £503m. Sainsbury's , which trails market leader Tesco (TSCO.L) in annual sales, cautioned that it saw no let-up in the intensely comp...More..

QUALCOMM, Inc. (QCOM) Rating Reiterated by Cowen and Company
by | Thursday, May 04, 2017

QUALCOMM, Inc. (QCOM) Rating Reiterated by Cowen and Company

Several analysts have weighed in on QCOM shares. Standpoint Research upgraded shares of QUALCOMM , Inc. Stifel Nicolaus has "Buy" rating and $70 target. The Company dividend yield observed at 4.24%. QUALCOM...More..

Akamai Technologies, Inc. (AKAM) Releases Earnings Results, Beats Estimates By $0.01 EPS
by | Thursday, May 04, 2017

Akamai Technologies, Inc. (AKAM) Releases Earnings Results, Beats Estimates By $0.01 EPS

Exxonmobil Investment Management Inc sold 62,024 shares as Procter & Gamble Com Npv (PG)'s stock declined 5.17%. Akamai Technologies, Inc . (NASDAQ:AKAM) has risen 20.75% since September 26, 2016 and is uptren...More..

A Detailed Guide on How to Choose Java Development Outsourcing Provider in Europe
by | Wednesday, May 03, 2017

A Detailed Guide on How to Choose Java Development Outsourcing Provider in Europe

Boost this process. Check out the detailed guide for finding the best Java services outsourcing provider. Is it possible to find a professional Java development outsourcing company that provides high-qualit...More..

Trump criticizes news media on night of press dinner
by | Wednesday, May 03, 2017

Trump criticizes news media on night of press dinner

Well, in an address on Friday, he said his first 100 days had been "just about the most successful" in USA history. And that's because he lives in Moscow, it is a very long flight. So good job, ladies. " Do...More..

by | Wednesday, May 03, 2017

Trump says he will release tax reform package next week

The rules, imposed under Obama, make it more hard for American corporations to achieve "tax inversions" - a practice that allows them to avoid taxes by legally becoming a "foreign" US -based entity. Asked at an...More..