Cyclone Debbie havoc: Thousands in Australia asked to evacuate as flooding continues

Queensland police warned that the Logan River, which runs through Beenleigh south of Brisbane, would only hit peak flood levels during the afternoon while further north the city of Rockhampton was also facing a serious threat. The search continues t... More..

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Canadian troops operating in east Mosul

Belgium takes part in the US-led coalition against the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) group, which has conducted tens of thousands of air strikes against the fighters in Iraq and Syria. In the me...More..

London attack: Police stumped as all but one suspect freed
by | Sunday, April 02, 2017

London attack: Police stumped as all but one suspect freed

Islamic State (IS, formerly ISIS/ISIL) has claimed responsibility for the attack outside the United Kingdom parliament, according to the terror group's new agency Amaq. The attacker was born in southeastern Eng...More..

by | Sunday, April 02, 2017

All 4 GST Bills passed in Lok Sabha

The CGST bill will amalgamate all the indirect central government levies like sales tax, service tax, excise duty, additional customs duty (Countervailing Duty), special additional duty of customs, surcharges a...More..

by | Sunday, April 02, 2017

EPA Denies Petition to Ban Widely Used Pesticide

The EPA's Scientific Integrity Policy requires agency officials to respect the findings of the broader scientific community, saying "it is the responsibility of every EPA employee to conduct, utilize, and comm...More..

US State Department Issues Permit For Keystone XL Pipeline
by | Sunday, April 02, 2017

US State Department Issues Permit For Keystone XL Pipeline

This may be a day of endless uncertainty when it comes to the fate of ObamaCare, but we have finally achieved certainty on one thing: The Keystone XL pipeline is going to be built. "This is good news", said S...More..

Oil price seen struggling as US output weighs against OPEC cuts
by | Sunday, April 02, 2017

Oil price seen struggling as US output weighs against OPEC cuts

As I have explained before, the increase of shale can't replace oil from the OPEC cuts and traditional projects but with the illusion of a historic supply glut, the trade may not wake up until it is too late. T...More..

by | Sunday, April 02, 2017

SpaceX makes history with first recycled rocket

Although they don't fly anymore, NASA's Space Shuttle and its boosters were also reusable. The launch-and subsequent landing-is a big step toward the private company's goal of making space travel cheaper. At th...More..

by | Sunday, April 02, 2017

Fellow inmate suspected of beating serial killer to death

A former nurse's aide known as the "Angel of Death" after he admitted killing three dozen hospital patients in OH and Kentucky died Thursday, two days after he was attacked and beaten in his prison cell. Harvey...More..

Ivanka Trump Will Be Getting Her Own Office in the White House
by | Sunday, April 02, 2017

Ivanka Trump Will Be Getting Her Own Office in the White House

However, officials declared that Ivanka is no longer doing business and she just serves her father. "Having an adult child of the president who is actively engaged in the work of the administration is new gro...More..

by | Sunday, April 02, 2017

III ban: Huge discounts being offered to clear inventory

Many showrooms had already put up boards saying "No Stock of BS III vehicles" by Friday afternoon. Automakers had suggested that the April 1 deadline was meant to stop manufacturing of BS-III vehicles, and ...More..

by | Sunday, April 02, 2017

The Coca-Cola Company (NYSE:KO) announced the closing of acquisition

A number of other institutional investors also recently added to or reduced their stakes in KO. The five-year contract with Coca-Cola that allowed it to be the resort's official beverage expires on April 1. Sto...More..

by | Sunday, April 02, 2017

Are Coal Stocks the Big Winners from the Climate Rule Repeal?

One U.S. Senator from West Virginia says she stands behind President Trump's Executive Order on Energy Independence. Other Oklahoma companies say things won't really change. The Clean Power Plan require...More..

A Lot Of EpiPens Are Being Recalled Because Of A Potential Defect
by | Sunday, April 02, 2017

A Lot Of EpiPens Are Being Recalled Because Of A Potential Defect

The company said there have been two worldwide cases reported where a defective part prevented the Auto-Injector from activating. The recall is being initiated in the United States and will extend to Europe, ...More..

by | Sunday, April 02, 2017

Gennady Golovkin earns tough unanimous decision over Daniel Jacobs at MSG

Golovkin (36-0, 33 KOs), who has knocked out 23 opponents in a row and will be making his 18th title defense, will defend his three major belts. With a close decision victory in hand and a pre-established ti...More..

by | Sunday, April 02, 2017

House sends bill scrapping online privacy regulation to Trump

The FCC's rule misses this mark and its ad hoc regulations create confusion and unfair standards across the internet. It is now on President Trump's desk, and he is expected to sign it into law soon. Repu...More..

by | Sunday, April 02, 2017

Anthony Crolla ready to prove doubters wrong in Jorge Linares rematch

The WBA lightweight champion was beguiling and brutal in equal measure as he ensured this rematch was painfully one-sided, dominating Crolla with spellbinding combinations and ruthless uppercuts on his way to a...More..

by | Sunday, April 02, 2017

EpiPen and EpiPen Jr. recalled for potential defect

The recall is being initiated in the United States and will extend to Europe, Asia, North and South America, Mylan said. "The recall is being expanded to include additional lots as a precautionary measure out...More..

by | Sunday, April 02, 2017

Jared Kushner retains millions in property portfolio while serving in White House

And both - like President Trump - have held onto income-producing stakes in a number of companies despite concerns about conflicts of interest from some ethics experts. White House financial disclosure forms re...More..

by | Sunday, April 02, 2017

Trump to order trade abuses study, improve import duty collection

The second executive order will give US agencies, especially those working at the borders, greater power to collect import taxes. According to CNN , Trump later signed the orders in a different room. On th...More..

by | Sunday, April 02, 2017

Investigators lacked basic information on London attacker

In a counterterrorism operation launched after the attack, Britain's Metropolitan Police made eight arrests and searched six addresses in Birmingham and London . Both men were arrested Thursday in Birmingham, ...More..

by | Sunday, April 02, 2017

Editorial, 3/31: Time to work together on health care

If the Trump administration does administer the law the way the Obama administration did, the GOP base would likely be enraged, especially without a repeal-and-replace option. Trump should prod those states to ...More..

by | Sunday, April 02, 2017

Oil retreats, set to become worst-performing asset in 1Q

Prices, which rallied by 2.3% Wednesday, were poised to settle at another three-week high. Brent crude futures have recorded the biggest losses across global asset classes this quarter. Traders said supply di...More..

by | Sunday, April 02, 2017

Israel to slow West Bank construction in deference to Trump's request

In a security cabinet meeting Thursday night, Netanyahu said any future construction would be limited to existing settlement boundaries or adjacent to them. That illegal settlement was destroyed in February a...More..

by | Sunday, April 02, 2017

Oil prices settle above $50 a barrel

We typically take a contrarian view to crowd sentiment, and the fact traders are net-long suggests Oil - US Crude prices may continue to fall. Still, prices are down about 6 per cent for the first three month...More..

by | Sunday, April 02, 2017

Trump storms out of executive order signing ceremony

During the campaign, Trump blamed free trade deals for being a key cause of job losses and other American economic problems in an attempt to woo voters struggling with economic difficulties. Trump has threatene...More..

by | Sunday, April 02, 2017

TransCanada gets US State Department's OK for Keystone XL pipeline

It's one of several steps the administration is expected to take in the coming weeks to prioritize economic development over environmental concerns. Keystone XL was one of the reasons conservative voters wary...More..

by | Sunday, April 02, 2017

European Union leaders disagree on idea of multi-speed Europe

Theresa May was conspicuous by her absence - staged a solemn celebration on the ancient Capitoline Hill, thousands of ordinary people took to the streets, some waving the blue and gold flag of the crisis-plague...More..

by | Sunday, April 02, 2017

Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro chastised by his top prosecutor

The court decisions neutralised the opposition-majority National Assembly and revoked lawmakers' immunity from prosecution. The controversy is rooted in the approval of two rulings released by the TSJ this ...More..

by | Sunday, April 02, 2017

Federal agency refuses to ban pesticide used on crops

The U.S. Department of Agriculture supported Pruitt's action. The proposal was a response to a petition from various environmental groups, including the Natural Resources Defense Council . The U.S. Environmen...More..

by | Sunday, April 02, 2017

State Govt bans registration of vehicles with BS III emission

The dealers have shifted their focus to liquidating the stocks. However, there were not as many takers for BS-III four-wheelers, prompting many dealers to register the vehicles in stock under their own names ...More..

US Bans All Electronics Larger Than a Cellphone From 9 Countries
by | Sunday, April 02, 2017

US Bans All Electronics Larger Than a Cellphone From 9 Countries

The latest move is based on evaluated intelligence that shows terrorist groups usually target commercial aviation and are attempting to find new ways to smuggle explosive devices in various consumer items. If y...More..

New ads for the Apple iPad Pro are released
by | Sunday, April 02, 2017

New ads for the Apple iPad Pro are released

In terms of repairability, the new 9.7-inch iPad was rated 2 out of 10 which was very low. On February 28 according to the Trusted Reviews , Apple is rumored to release a cheaper version of the iPad featurin...More..

Two-wheeler dealers run out of stock
by | Sunday, April 02, 2017

Two-wheeler dealers run out of stock

The SC was told that there are over 600,000 two-wheelers, 95,000 commercial vehicles and around 30,000 three-wheelers on unsold BS-III stock lying with manufacturers and dealers. Here is a quick look at some of...More..

by | Sunday, April 02, 2017

United Nations chief alarmed by Israel's approval of new settlement

The settlements are considered illegal under global law, though Israel disputes this. Israel's security cabinet agreed to restrict construction in Judea and Samaria, according to Trump's position, with an exc...More..