Mon, 16 Sep 2019

Bob Iger quits Apple as streaming services go head-to-head

CUPERTINO, California - Walt Disney Co Chief Executive Officer Bob Iger has quit the Apple board as the two companies, ...

Dow Jones inches ahead in otherwise flat market Friday

NEW YORK, New York - Strong U.S. retail sales and data showing a rise in U.S. consumer sentiment encouraged investors ...

Sale of Ohio pipeline to NEXUS to come with FTC conditions

Joint venture NEXUS Gas Transmission, LLC, and its member companies, DTE Energy Company and Enbridge Inc., will settle Federal Trade ...

Stocks in Asia hit six-week high

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Stocks in Asia hit a 6 week high on Friday on news overnight that the ECB ...

NFL and Facebook combine to take football global

NEW YORK, New York - The National Football League and Facebook have announced a multi-year partnership extension which will see ...

State government approach to coal-mining gets support from Lithgow

LITHGOW, Central West, NSW, Australia - Lithgow leaders have strongly backed the New South Wales government over its commitment to ...

Emerging-market rally may hinge on stimulus. Just not too much

Emerging markets will again be looking to central banks to provide the next leg-up in a rally that's making it ...

Former UK PM Cameron slams Johnson over Brexit

London - Former British prime minister David Cameron launched a blistering attack on the UK's current leader Boris Johnson in ...

Economy in a bad shape but BJP carries on with its agenda: Scindia

Indore (Madhya Pradesh) [India], Sept 15 (ANI): Senior Congress leader and former MP Jyotiraditya Scindia on Sunday launched an attack ...

Thai Government May Beat Legal Threats, But Flagging Economy Looms

BANGKOK - Less than two months into its term, Thailand's post-junta government is fending off a series of challenges to ...

MP: Some houses collapse due to heavy rain in Mandsaur

Mandsaur (Madhya Pradesh) [India], Sept 15 (ANI): Due to incessant rains in Mandsaur district, several houses were damaged and some ...

Farmers stage protest against RCEP deal in Amritsar

Amritsar (Punjab) [India], Sept 15 (ANI): Scores of farmers under the banner of Kisan Sangharsh Committee (KSC) on Sunday staged ...

Financial exclusion is BJP government's norm, says Surjewala

New Delhi [India], Sept 15 (ANI): Financial exclusion is the norm of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) led Central government, ...

Students Dazzled by Rankings May Overlook Best Schools for Them

Selecting a college or university from the thousands in the U.S. can be mind-boggling.Many applicants turn to a web search ...

Exporters can take benefit under MEIS scheme till Dec 31: DGFT

New Delhi [India], Sept 14 (ANI): The country's exporters will get the benefit of the Merchandise Exports from India Scheme ...

Govt announces new measures to boost exports and realty sector

New Delhi [India], Sep 14 (ANI): In a bid to arrest the current slowdown, Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Saturday ...

Cebuano News: Night flights sa BPIA, gi-aprobahan na sa CAAP

16 oras na. Human makompleto og taud ang mga ground-based navigational equipment, aprobado na sa CAAP ang night operations sa ...

Courts will vindicate Ramaphosa as they did me - De Lille

President Cyril Ramaphosa will be vindicated by the South African judicial system, Public Works and Infrastructure Minister Patricia de Lille ...

ADB to approve $350m loan for Pak's energy sector reforms

Islamabad [Pakistan], Sep 14 (ANI): The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has decided to shortly approve a loan worth USD 350 ...

China backs US farm purchases as trade talks atmosphere warms

China said it is encouraging companies to buy US farm products including soybeans and pork, and will exclude those commodities ...

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UN-Secretary-General in Bahamas: "I've never seen anything like this"

GRAND BAHAMA, The Bahamas - The UN chief saw for himself the deadly power of Hurricane Dorian on the shattered ...

Hamza bin Laden was killed in Afghanistan/Pakistan region

WASHINGTON, DC - The White House has confirmed the death of Hamza bin Laden, the son of Osama bin Laden.Despite ...

12 million children will never see the inside of a school

New data published by the United Nations cultural agency on Friday, reveals that without taking urgent measures, around 12 million ...

Major attack on oil infrastructure plants in Saudi Arabia

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia - Two of the largest Saudi Aramco oil facilities have been set on fire by drones.A total ...

UN critical of Israeli prime minister's annexation proposal

Israel's intention to annex the Jordan Valley is illegal and threatens chances for a meaningful two-State solution with the Palestinians, ...

Boat capsizes in Indian provinces lead to high number of deaths

NEW DELHI, India - At least 30 people died in several boat capsizing incidents during religious rituals across India early ...

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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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