Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg finally gets his Harvard degree

Zuckerberg returned to the university where he launched what would become the world´s biggest social network, and basked in the spotlight by receiving an honorary doctor of laws degree and addressing the 2017 commencement . "If there's one thing ab... More..

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United Kingdom scolds USA 'friends' for leak of Manchester bomb intelligence

The group claimed responsibility for the attack . Abdel-Basit Haroun, the former security official, said Wednesday he personally knew the elder Abedi. Home secretary Amber Rudd expressed London's irrit...More..

by | Friday, May 26, 2017

Theresa May facing more pressure over social care u-turn

A plan to make elderly people pay for the costs of their own care until their total assets fell to 100,000 pounds ($130,000) will now be altered so that there is a cap on what they pay. A little over a fortnigh...More..

Jury finds Oklahoma cop not guilty in shooting of black man
by | Friday, May 26, 2017

Jury finds Oklahoma cop not guilty in shooting of black man

Prosecutors have said Shelby overreacted because Crutcher wasn't being combative and had his hands raised high. Jordan said department officials and others were looking at how Shelby would return to work af...More..

by | Friday, May 26, 2017

Mark Zuckerberg Calls for Universal Basic Income in His Harvard Commencement Speech

Mark Zuckerberg grew emotional Thursday in a speech to Harvard grads as he recounted a conversation with a high school student who was also an undocumented immigrant. Its broad reach has made the company a l...More..

Dollar slips after cautious Fed minutes
by | Friday, May 26, 2017

Dollar slips after cautious Fed minutes

Minutes released on Wednesday from a May 2-3 meeting showed members of the Federal Open Market Committee, which sets the benchmark USA lending rate, believed the time would "soon" be right to raise rates. Ge...More..

by | Friday, May 26, 2017

OPEC agrees to extend production cuts

The Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) and Non-OPEC states on Thursday made a decision to extend the joint oil output cut by nine months to rebalance the global oil market after the mi...More..

by | Friday, May 26, 2017

Harworth Group PLC (HWG) Declares Dividend of GBX 0.52

In analysts report issued on 19 May, JP Morgan Cazenove reiterated their Neutral rating on shares of JRP. Deutsche Bank AG reaffirmed a "buy" rating and issued a GBX 1,750 ($22.59) price objective on shares of ...More..

by | Friday, May 26, 2017

Greek ex-premier Lucas Papademos wounded in Athens bombing

Authorities said Papademos suffered non-life-threatening injuries but was taken to hospital along with his driver, who was also hurt. There was no immediate claim of responsibility, but Greek politicians have b...More..

by | Friday, May 26, 2017

Sale, purchase of cattle from animal markets for slaughter banned

The report suggests that Muslim cow traders will be the hardest hit group, amid growing violence by cow vigilantes. The notification has described the "animal market" as a market place or sale-yard to which a...More..

by | Friday, May 26, 2017

TPP countries agree to keep trade deal alive without US

The deal goes further than most existing free trade pacts, with labour laws, environmental protections and intellectual property rights touted as a new gold standard for global trade. The 11 remaining members, ...More..

by | Friday, May 26, 2017

Crude below $50 as OPEC disappoints with 'safe bet' extension

OPEC renewed an agreement with a dozen other crude-oil producers to withhold supplies into March 2018 in an attempt to raise prices despite increasing output from USA shale oil producers, the Wall Street Journ...More..

by | Friday, May 26, 2017

OPEC and Russia have failed to fix the epic oil glut

After cutting production at in November of 2016, OPEC made a decision to extend the cuts even longer. But one problem, according to analysts, is that Saudi Arabia and Russian Federation initially deepened the...More..

ITC stock up 3%, m-cap surges Rs 10872 crore post Q4
by | Friday, May 26, 2017

ITC stock up 3%, m-cap surges Rs 10872 crore post Q4

Profits jumped by 9.35 percent to Rs 10,200.90 crore from Rs 9,328.37 crore. The diversified company's revenue from operation during the quarter increased to Rs 15,008.82 crore from Rs 14,138.78 crore in the ...More..

BlackBerry, Qualcomm decide on final amount to resolve royalty dispute
by | Friday, May 26, 2017

BlackBerry, Qualcomm decide on final amount to resolve royalty dispute

State Street Corp increased its stake in shares of BlackBerry by 4.3% in the fourth quarter. Shares outstanding are recorded as 517.97 million and total shares floated are 517.97 million. COPYRIGHT VIOLATIO...More..

by | Friday, May 26, 2017

Mark Zuckerberg Tells Harvard Graduates To Embrace Globalism, 'A Sense Of Purpose'

Noting that society will likely see "tens of millions of jobs replaced by automation like self-driving cars and trucks", Zoinkerberg continued: "When our parents graduated, goal reliably came from your job, you...More..

by | Friday, May 26, 2017

Manchester concert bombing: More arrests, police respond to incident

Pictures published by the The New York Times included remains of the bomb and of the rucksack carried by the suicide bomber, and showed blood stains amid the wreckage. A German magazine reported that Manchest...More..

Trump budget slashes money of clean air and water programs
by | Friday, May 26, 2017

Trump budget slashes money of clean air and water programs

But his full budget wish list released Tuesday actually assigns a dollar value to his promises. He said the budget proposal would "right-size" what he called "one of, if not the most , bloated fede...More..

by | Friday, May 26, 2017

E*TRADE Financial Corp (ETFC) Stake Increased by Cornerstone Capital Management Holdings LLC

Ladenburg Thalmann Financial Services Inc. now owns 4,291 shares of the financial services provider's stock worth $153,000 after buying an additional 2,223 shares during the period. Summit Secs Group Inc Ltd re...More..

by | Friday, May 26, 2017

Oil producers extend output cut by 9 months

In early December, oil producers outside OPEC, led by Russian Federation, agreed to reduce output by 558,000 barrels per day ( bpd ). US light crude was 10 cents lower at $51.26. hope is that demand will grow f...More..

by | Friday, May 26, 2017

Did Trump really favor Macron in France?

Will have a big effect on presidential election! U.S. President Donald Trump (L) and French President Emmanuel Macron shake hands before a working lunch ahead of a NATO Summit in Brussels , Belgium, May...More..

by | Friday, May 26, 2017

Oil price decline after OPEC output cut extension an 'overreaction'

Time is still needed to monitor the shale oil output in the future, which could be influential on the efforts made by the OPEC and Non-OPEC producers to rebalance the market, said the analyst. hope is that de...More..

Ansell sells condom division to Chinese consortium for $800 million
by | Friday, May 26, 2017

Ansell sells condom division to Chinese consortium for $800 million

Ansell, which also makes medical and other protective gloves, said on Thursday that Humanwell Healthcare and the private equity arm of China's CITIC Capital Holdings has agreed to purchase the business for $US6...More..

by | Friday, May 26, 2017

With special congressional race in

House seat in Montana . Quist hasn't commented on the incident. Gallatin County Attorney Marty Lambert said Thursday he will review the case involving Greg Gianforte , the Republican congressional can...More..

Korea fires warning shots at object flown from N. Korea
by | Friday, May 26, 2017

Korea fires warning shots at object flown from N. Korea

Despite warnings and sanctions from the United Nations and US President Donald Trump , North Korea still continued conducting missile tests , including one that was capable of carrying a nuclear warhead a...More..

Manchester attack: Off-duty police officer killed in bombing
by | Friday, May 26, 2017

Manchester attack: Off-duty police officer killed in bombing

Undercover armed police officers arrested a man in connection with the Manchester Arena terror attack in a dramatic confrontation . Britain's National Counter Terrorism Policing agency said in a statement tha...More..

Emmanuel Macron prepares to introduce new French government
by | Friday, May 26, 2017

Emmanuel Macron prepares to introduce new French government

He is also slated to travel to Germany later on Monday to meet Chancellor Angela Merkel . In a nod to German concerns, Macron said at the news conference with Merkel that he had never pushed for jointly issu...More..

by | Friday, May 26, 2017

See Trump's latest handshake showdown, with France's Macron

Trump met new French President Emmanuel Macron in Brussels , Belgium, ahead of a North Atlantic Treaty Organisation summit. And the two world leaders chose to use it as an opportunity to test out some moves ...More..

by | Friday, May 26, 2017

Trump supporter apologises to Guardian reporter after winning US House race

He allegedly body-slammed Guardian political reporter Ben Jacobs at his campaign headquarters in Bozeman when the journalist approached him with a question on healthcare. "Rest assured, our work is just beg...More..

by | Friday, May 26, 2017

Polls Close in Montana's Suddenly Famous Special Congressional Election

Montana voters are heading to the polls Thursday, Ma. Gianforte is opposed by Democrat Quist , a songwriter and musician, and Wicks, a farmer from Inverness. Trump and Vice President Mike Pence recorded r...More..

by | Friday, May 26, 2017

Ferrari shows the pace at Monaco GP as Mercedes struggles

In traditional Monaco fashion, there will be no running on Friday before FP3 and qualifying taking place on Saturday. "I've really enjoyed practice, both the long and short runs. The German's time was 0.4...More..

by | Friday, May 26, 2017

Tehran Accuses Trump Administration of 'Iranophobia' and 'Hostile Policies'

No matter where we go we see the signs of Iran in the Middle East. ... Rouhani added: "Our missiles are for peace, not for attack". On the campaign trail, he was heavily critical of the 2015 nuclear deal be...More..

by | Friday, May 26, 2017

Oil price rises as Russian Federation and Saudi Arabia back supply cut

Brent crude, the worldwide benchmark for crude oil , gained around $1.53 to trade at $52.37 per barrel on the global market. "We assume that the main thing is not the price, but the (intention) to bring ave...More..

by | Friday, May 26, 2017

GOP candidate who scuffled with reporter wins Montana election and apologizes

Results are not expected in the election until late Thursday night at the earliest. Asked twice whether Republicans would let Gianforte join their conference, Ryan said they would. Gianforte: I'm sick an...More..

by | Friday, May 26, 2017

Army foils attack by Pak's BAT, two militants killed

The deceased were later identified as members of BAT of Pakistan. Defence experts say that the Pakistani BAT beheads and mutilate the bodies of Indian soldiers to terrorise troops and wage psychological war...More..