PM Modi compares 'pessimistic' critics to Mahabharata's Shalya

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday lashed out at the Opposition, saying this was not the first time the GDP growth was below 5.7%. "November 8, 2016 will be known in history as the first day in the war against corruption and black money", Mr... More..

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Wells Fargo CEO defends bank in tough Senate hearing
by | Wednesday, October 04, 2017

Wells Fargo CEO defends bank in tough Senate hearing

Many senators urged that the change in culture can not just be at the retail banking locations; it needs to go from the executive level down. Sen. Elizabeth Warren led the charge, armed with transcripts of ...More..

United States expels 15 Cuba officials after mysterious attacks
by | Wednesday, October 04, 2017

United States expels 15 Cuba officials after mysterious attacks

USA secretary of state Rex Tillerson said the move would "ensure equity". "The decision to reduce our diplomatic presence in Havana was made to ensure the safety of our personnel", Secretary of State Rex Ti...More..

Weak sterling hits manufacturing PMI
by | Tuesday, October 03, 2017

Weak sterling hits manufacturing PMI

New orders, output and employment all rose at sharper rates in September. Positive outlook Confidence in United Kingdom manufacturing is also high, with over 51 percent of manufacturing companies surveyed e...More..

UK PM May Targets Young Voters With Pledge To Freeze Tuition Fees
by | Tuesday, October 03, 2017

UK PM May Targets Young Voters With Pledge To Freeze Tuition Fees

The upper limit on tuition fees was set to rise by £250 to £9,500 per year from the 2018/19 academic year. Describing the plans as "desperate", shadow education secretary Angela Rayner said: "The fact Theres...More..

Former military man named as new leader of British UKIP
by | Tuesday, October 03, 2017

Former military man named as new leader of British UKIP

Not all senior Ukip figures are thrilled by the rise of Bolton, or convinced he has the charisma and personality to turn the party around, with one predicting that, while Waters would destroy the party quickly,...More..

Man fatally stabs two at French train station; shot dead
by | Monday, October 02, 2017

Man fatally stabs two at French train station; shot dead

The suspect used a butcher knife in the attack at the Saint Charles train station, and it was reportedly unprovoked and random. A total of 239 people, excluding the two victims of the Sunday attack in Marsei...More..

Real Madrid's Gareth Bale has calf strain, but 'nothing important' - Zidane
by | Monday, October 02, 2017

Real Madrid's Gareth Bale has calf strain, but 'nothing important' - Zidane

Portuguese worldwide Cristiano Ronaldo provided the superb assist for the 25-year-old Spaniard who curled the ball at the far corner of the post. "I see him in good shape, I see that he is happy and focused",...More..

Five injured in Canada
by | Monday, October 02, 2017

Five injured in Canada "terror" incidents

Canada has not experienced as much violence from extremist attacks as the United States and Western European nations, though there have been several deadly incidents in recent years. The police officer's condi...More..

Farm Stockpiles Jumpstart US Economy to 3.1% Growth in Q2
by | Sunday, October 01, 2017

Farm Stockpiles Jumpstart US Economy to 3.1% Growth in Q2

Although the quarterly growth was confirmed at 0.3 percent, the composition was more encouraging, Paul Hollingsworth, an economist at Capital Economics, said . Separate figures from the ONS indicated that the...More..

Chubb unveils preliminary loss estimates following hurricanes
by | Sunday, October 01, 2017

Chubb unveils preliminary loss estimates following hurricanes

The company sees its losses due to the recent catastrophe events falling in a range from USA $175 million to United States $275 million. Further details will be provided in Beazley 's third-quarter trading u...More..

UAE: British official Tony Douglas to head Etihad aviation group from January
by | Sunday, October 01, 2017

UAE: British official Tony Douglas to head Etihad aviation group from January

He also served as the airport operator for BAA, a company that operates some the UK's biggest airports and held the position of Chief Operating Officer and Group Chief Executive designate of Laing O'Rourke, an ...More..

Aston Martin has designed a futuristic submarine fit for James Bond
by | Sunday, October 01, 2017

Aston Martin has designed a futuristic submarine fit for James Bond

As far as we can tell the wait was worthwhile - especially since Aston Martin in the meantime also delivered the brand new DB11 to go with the keys of the speedboat. After refining its nautical skills on the ...More..

Vacuum Maker Dyson Announces Electric Car Initiative
by | Sunday, October 01, 2017

Vacuum Maker Dyson Announces Electric Car Initiative

The company is investing one billion pounds ($1.34 billion) to develop the auto, plus the same sum to create solid-state batteries to power it, Dyson said. "I believe that electrically-powered vehicles would ...More..

Celebrate Interanational Coffee Day with some deals
by | Saturday, September 30, 2017

Celebrate Interanational Coffee Day with some deals

On Friday, places like Wawa , Dunkin' Donuts , QuickChek and more will be dishing out free coffee to their loyal customers. Get 25 percent off fresh beans. The Happy Cappuccino in Schenectady is offerin...More..

Ryanair cancels more flights as regulator threatens legal action
by | Saturday, September 30, 2017

Ryanair cancels more flights as regulator threatens legal action

Europe's biggest budget airline also promises to "reimburse any reasonable out-of-pocket expenses incurred by customers as a result of these flight cancellations". Ryanair claims this move will eliminate the r...More..

London 'worst-performing' house price region for first time since 2005
by | Saturday, September 30, 2017

London 'worst-performing' house price region for first time since 2005

London was named as the UK's weakest performing region for house price growth in the three months to September, in the latest House Price Index from Nationwide. Robert Gardner , Nationwide's chief economist, s...More..

Ryanair to cancel flights affecting 400000 more passengers
by | Friday, September 29, 2017

Ryanair to cancel flights affecting 400000 more passengers

Ryanair has just announced that it is cancelling more flights in the coming weeks. All of the passengers affected in this new wave of cancellations - as well as those affected from flights scrapped between...More..

How Myanmar expelled the majority of its Rohingya
by | Friday, September 29, 2017

How Myanmar expelled the majority of its Rohingya

Violent clashes in the Rakhine State continued in 2012 and 2015, displacing more Rohingya . ARSA, in last night's statement, said it "categorically denies that any of its members or combatants perpetrated mu...More..

Police investigating IN double homicide made aware of Mt. Herman menacing arrest
by | Friday, September 29, 2017

Police investigating IN double homicide made aware of Mt. Herman menacing arrest

Sheriff's office spokeswoman Jacqueline Kirby said Thursday that charges are pending against Nations in El Paso County. Woodland Police Department said the red Chevrolet Prizm had expired IN license plates. A...More..