Fri, 07 Oct 2022

U.S. stocks hit the skids, Nasdaq drops 76 points

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks traded lower on Thursday, extending losses from Wednesday which followed a two-day bounce. ...

Daily passenger limits to end at London's Heathrow

LONDON, England: After limiting the number of passenger departures since July to prevent long queues, baggage delays and flight cancellations, ...

GM out paces Toyota in third quarter sales by 80,000 cars

DETROIT, Michigan: Amidst concerns about a drop in car sales, statistics released this week reported that General Motors outsold Japanese ...

Asian stock markets divided, Australian shares finish flat

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Stocks in Asia were directionless Thursday as investors were decidedly restless following major gains earlier in ...

In meeting, White House warns oil execs about price-gouging

WASHINGTON D.C.: After President Joe Biden warned the oil industry against price-gouging, White House officials and oil executives met late ...

As fuel subsidies fall in Indonesia, inflation running at 7-year high

JAKARTA, Indonesia: Due to rising transportation costs after a fuel price hike, Indonesia's inflation rate in September surged to its ...

U.S. stocks slip, Nasdaq loses 28 points

NEW YORK, New York - The sharp two-day rally, which kicked off the start of October, and this week, came ...

Stellantis head warns of auto chip shortages thru 2023

PARIS, France: Carlos Tavares, head of carmaker Stellantis, said this week that the semiconductor supply chain will remain tight until ...

Stocks in Asia gain ground despite New Zealand central bank rate hike

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Stocks in Asia continued the global trend on Wednesday with all the major bourses gaining ground.This ...

Malaysia Air to increase flights to US after upgrade of safety rating

WASHINGTON D.C.: Three years after it restricted Malaysian Airlines from adding new flights to its U.S. route, the Federal Aviation ...

U.S. stocks surge, Nasdaq jumps 361 points

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks roared again on Tuesday with all the major indices notching up hefty gains."After ...

Britain has 'too many' low-skilled migrants, interior minister says

LONDON, England: Stating that Britain has too many low-skilled migrant workers, the country's new interior minister, Suella Braverman, said new ...

Australian stocks surge after RBA hikes rates less than expected

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Stocks in Asia moved sharply higher on Tuesday despite markets in Hong Kong and Shanghai being ...

US charges Russian billionaire Oleg Deripaska for violating sanctions

WASHINGTON D.C.: U.S. prosecutors have announced the filing of criminal charges against Russian billionaire Oleg Deripaska for violating sanctions imposed ...

Inflation causes steep fall in new orders at Ireland factories

DUBLIN, Ireland: As inflation caused prices for factory materials to rise, Ireland's factory output fell in September, causing an easing ...

U.S. stocks kick October off with major rally

NEW YORK, New York - A correction in bond yields saw a surge in stocks Monday. The 10-year U.S. treasury ...

Lego closes stores in Russia, being reopened under name World of Cubes

MOSCOW, Russia: After Danish toy maker Lego exited Russia due to Moscow's February invasion of Ukraine, 65 of its stores ...

Switzerland loosens water regulations to increase hydropower capacity

GENEVA, Switzerland: In an effort to ease power shortages this winter, the Swiss government said it will temporarily loosen water ...

Stocks in Asia quiet, but Japan's Nikkei 225 advances 279 points

MELBOURNE, Victoria, Australia - Stocks in Asia on Monday were mostly lower, following substantial falls on Wall Street on Friday.Trading ...

Lyft taxi service puts hold on hiring due to US recession

SAN FRANCISCO, California: Ride-hailing firm Lyft said it is freezing all U.S. hiring through the end of the year, in ...

Ford to spend $700 million in Kentucky truck plant, add 500 jobs

DETROIT, Michigan: Ford Motor Co. has announced that it will invest $700 million in its Kentucky plant, which will assemble ...

German politicians agree on need for $194 billion energy shield

BERLIN, Germany: As Germany grapples with surging gas and electricity costs caused largely by a collapse in Russian gas supplies ...

Rupee falls to record low against US dollar, slips past 82-mark

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], October 7 (ANI): With increasing oil prices weighing on traders' sentiments, the rupee plunged to an all-time ...

Nykaa signs deal with Apparel Group to intensify West Asia ops

New Delhi [India], October 7 (ANI): Beauty and fashion retailer Nykaa announced it has entered into an agreement to form ...

RS Dy Chairman Harivansh meets his S Korean counterpart on sidelines of G20 Parliamentary Speakers' Summit in Jakarta

Jakarta [Indonesia], October 7 (ANI): Deputy Chairman of Rajya Sabha, Harivansh met his South Korean counterpart, Kim Young Joo, in ...

RBI governor launches advanced supervisory monitory system - Daksh

Mumbai (Maharashtra) (India), October 7 (ANI): The governor of the Reserve Bank of India (RBI), Shaktikanta Das, launched a new ...

Iranian Kurd Exiles in Iraq Under Fire as Protests Rage

Sulaimaniyah, Iraq - As protests flare across Iran over the death of young Iranian Kurdish woman Mahsa Amini, the Kurdistan ...

IBM announces USD 20 Billion investment in New York State

New York [US], October 7 (ANI): Arvind Krishna, chief executive officer of International Business Machines (IBM) on Thursday (local time) ...

Taliban 'reversed' decade-long economic growth in Afghanistan, reveals UN report

Kabul [Afghanistan], October 6 (ANI): As Afghanistan continues to face a slump in the economy after the Taliban takeover of ...

EU Lawmakers Condemn Myanmar's Crackdown on Media Freedom

Brussels - EU lawmakers on Thursday condemned the crackdown on media freedom in military-ruled Myanmar and called for the release ...

Apple asks suppliers to shift production of some AirPods, Beats headphones to India: Report

Washington [US], October 6 (ANI): Apple is asking its suppliers to move the production of some AirPods and Beats headphones ...

India one of most important partners of NZ: Minister Nanaia Mahuta

Auckland [New Zealand], October 6 (ANI): New Zealand Foreign Minister Nanaia Mahuta on Thursday said that India is one of ...

Success of 75-day long beach clean-up vindicates 'whole of gov' approach: Jitendra Singh

New Delhi [India], October 6 (ANI): Union Minister Jitendra Singh on Thursday said that the success of the 75-day long ...

Delhi Excise policy: Court extends ED remand of businessman Sameer Mahendru till Oct 10

New Delhi [India], October 6 (ANI): The Rouse Avenue Court on Thursday extended the Enforcement Directorate (ED) remand of businessman ...

Strong demands support growth momentum for road logistics sector: ICRA

New Delhi [India], October 6 (ANI): The domestic road logistics sector is expected to continue its growth momentum in FY2023 ...

Indian economy is resilient, not going to be impacted by OPEC oil output cut: Economist

By Ayushi AgarwalNew Delhi [India], October 6 (ANI): After OPEC agreed to steep oil production cuts on Wednesday, curbing supply ...

Sensex pares gains, closes 157 points higher; metal, tech stocks rally

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], October 6 (ANI): The Indian stock market's benchmark Sensex closed 157 points higher on Thursday led by ...

Airtel unveils plan to roll out 5G services in 8 cities

New Delhi [India], October 6 (ANI): Bharti Airtel on Thursday said it has launched "Airtel 5G Plus" services in eight ...

New Zealand: Jaishankar participates in Kiwi Indian Hall of Fame awards; launch of Modi@20 book

Auckland [New Zealand], October 6 (ANI): External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar, who is on a visit to New Zealand, Thursday ...

EU makes U-turn on sanctioning world's largest diamond miner media

Russia's Alrosa was reportedly excluded after Belgium blocked an embargoAlrosa, the Russian state-run diamond miner, has been excluded from the ...

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Pakistan's double speak at UNHRC resolution over China's Xinjiang

Geneva [Switzerland], October 6 (ANI): While Pakistan claims to speak for the rights of Muslims, the country at a UNHRC ...

MLS, Liga MX reveal details for World Cup-style club tournament

Major League Soccer and Mexico's Liga MX announced new details Thursday for their newly-expanded Leagues Cup, which will begin on ...

UN Appeals for Humanitarian Corridor to Access Haiti Fuel

new york - The United Nations and humanitarian agencies called Thursday for the immediate opening of a humanitarian corridor in ...

Blinken Announces Aid for Migrants, Refugees

Lima, Peru - U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken on Thursday announced new humanitarian aid to migrants and refugees in ...

US: Stabbing attack in Las Vegas Strip kills one, injures five others

Nevada [US], October 7 (ANI): One person was killed while five others were injured in a stabbing attack on the ...

Messi says Qatar World Cup will "surely" be his last

New Delhi [India], October 7(ANI): Argentine superstar Lionel Messi made a big announcement saying that the FIFA World Cup 2022 ...

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