Tue, 22 Oct 2019

Sterling jumps to 1.3000, euro also gains

SYDNEY, Australia - The British pound powered higher in the Asian session on Monday, and into early European trading.Sterling was ...

In world first, Qantas flies direct from New York City to Sydney

SYDNEY, Australia - Qantas Flight 7879 touched down at Sydney airport on Sunday morning, ending the longest commercial flight undertaken ...

Jonesy and Amanda named best Australian on-air team

BRISBANE, Australia - Successful WSFM breakfast hosts Jonesy and Amanda (Brendan Jones and Amanda Keller), have been crowned Best On-Air ...

Rejuvenation of century-old De Angelis Carousel in Buffalo starts

BUFFALO, New York - New York Governor Andrew Cuomo on Friday announced the Erie Canal Harbor Development Corporation has begun ...

Chinese man who tried to send U.S. military technology to China jailed

WASHINGTON, DC - A Chinese national has been sent to prison for conspiring to export military and space-grade technology to ...

Chile death toll rises to 11, president extends emergency

Chile's death toll has risen to 11, authorities said on Monday, after three days of violent demonstrations and looting that ...

China's Energy Risks Rise With Iran Sanctions

As concern rises in China over reliance on imported oil and gas, U.S. sanctions on the transport sector have heightened ...

Expensive childcare is making it harder for women to return to work

In the UK, women with children are less likely to be in paid work than men who have children or ...

Can Renewable Power Reenergize Ukraine?

Chernobyl is again churning out energy -- not nuclear, but solar power.In the shadows of the shuttered nuclear power plant ...

Netflix borrowing $2bn as war for content heats up

Netflix is selling bonds as it continues to bolster its original content in the face of expanding competition.The company is ...

Chile extends state of emergency as unrest death toll hits seven

Five people died on Sunday when a garment factory was torched by looters near Chile's capital Santiago, bringing the death ...

Indian Village Suffers as Auto Sector Lays off Thousands

NEW DELHI - Four years ago, an optimistic Gopal Singh built a four-story house and opened a shop with the ...

India tour in doubt as Bangladesh go on strike

Dhaka - Bangladesh's professional cricketers - including several members of the national squad - went on strike on Monday to ...

Strike in public sector banks on Tuesday to paralyse operations

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], Oct 21 (ANI): Public sector banking operations are likely to be hit on Tuesday due to a ...

Misuse of Alphabet's virus scanner is exposing sensitive files

Companies are misusing Alphabet's virus scanner and similar products, and are unwittingly leaking data such as factory blueprints to intellectual ...

China braces for economic growth to fall below 6%

China's policy makers are preparing for two key policy meetings in the coming weeks with fresh evidence that sooner rather ...

Balwin reports 'robust demand' for its properties

Balwin Properties [JSE:BWN] released its unaudited interim results for the six months to end-August on Monday.The company specialises in the ...

Guns, Mercenaries, Minerals - Russia Embraces Africa

MOSCOW - Russia has been busy on the African continent in recent years. Russian officials acknowledged Russians were on board ...

India America trade negotiations back on track: Piyush Goyal

New Delhi (India), Oct 21 (ANI): Union Minister Piyush Goyal said that trade negotiations between India and America had a ...

Piramal reports 18 pc jump in Q2 net profit at Rs 569 crore

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], Oct 21 (ANI): Piramal Enterprises Ltd on Monday reported an 18 per cent jump in its net ...

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White House now looking for new G7 venue as Trump bows out

WASHINGTON, DC - In an abrupt about-face U.S. President Donald Trump announced on Saturday night the upcoming G7 in June ...

EU to decide on half-hearted request by UK to extend Brexit deadline

LONDON, UK - British Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Saturday sent the European Union an unsigned photocopy of a request ...

UK prime minister vows to leave EU by 31 October after losing poll

LONDON, UK - British Prime Minister Boris Johnson is sticking to his guns despite failing to get parliamentary backing to ...

Facebook Unveils Policies to Protect 2020 US Elections

WASHINGTON - Facebook on Monday said it will apply lessons learned from America's 2016 election to prevent manipulation of its ...

Reporter's Notebook: Confusion and Fear in Northeastern Syria

TAL TAMER, SYRIA - Ambulances howled down the road to Ras al-Ayn, while small trucks piled with mattresses, appliances and ...

Facebook Suspends Russian Instagram Accounts Targeting U.S. Voters

Facebook says it has suspended a series of Instagram accounts originating in Russia whose operators posed as people inside the ...

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Abbott Ireland announces expansion plans, new jobs

DONEGAL, Ireland - Announcing plans to expand its workforce in Donegal, the U.S. healthcare giant Abbott unveiled plans to create 500 new jobs in the country.Abbott Ireland currently hires c ...

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