Tue, 27 Jul 2021

Dow, Nasdaq and S&P 500 hit new record highs

NEW YORK, New York - The Dow Jones, Standard and Poor's 500 and Nasdaq Composite all closed at record highs ...

World markets worry as Argentina cuts grain shipments by 25%

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina: The lowest waters in 77 years is reducing the amount of grain being shipped from Argentina's most ...

For first time, documents list 5,000 properties owned by Vatican

VATICAN CITY, Rome: For the first time, the Vatican has released information on 5,000 properties it owns, as part of ...

Hong Kong share markets tumble, Hang Seng drops more than 1,000 points

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - In Hong Kong stocks tumbled on Monday, with the benchmark Hang Seng index shedding more than ...

Domino's earnings for Q2 outpace analysts' expectations

ANN ARBOR, Michigan: Domino's Pizza Inc reported higher-than-anticipated Q2 earnings and profits on July 22, as the addition of menu ...

Indexes show housing market losing strong demand from Covid period

NEW YORK CITY, New York: The home and real estate sector, which outperformed the broader market during the pandemic, even ...

U.S. buys 200M doses of Pfizer vaccine due to future uncertainties

WASHINGTON D.C.: The United States federal government is set to purchase an additional 200 million doses of the Pfizer coronavirus ...

Trains stopped as bridge collapse halts Trans-Siberian Railway

MOSCOW, Russia: Rail traffic has been halted on the famed Trans-Siberian railroad after a bridge collapsed Friday east of Lake ...

As economy returns after Covid, American Express reports huge gains

NEW YORK CITY, New York: With nearly 50 percent of Americans having received the Covid vaccine, customers at restaurants, shops ...

New Nord Stream agreement seeks to hold back Russian 'aggression'

WASHINGTON, D.C.: According to an agreement between the United States and Germany, aimed at reducing the "strategic dangers" of the ...

Gun that killed Billy the Kid to bring $2 to $3 million at auction

LOS ANGELES, California: The gun that killed outlaw Billy The Kid in 1881 is expected to be sold for $2 ...

UK seeks new trade agreement with N. Ireland, EU says no

LONDON, England: The EU has rejected a British demand to rewrite an earlier agreement involving post-Brexit trade with Northern Ireland. ...

Pornography case: Shilpa Shetty was in tears after argument

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], July 27 (ANI): Hungama 2 Actress Shilpa Shetty and her husband Raj Kundra has a huge argument ...

Microsoft Surface Duo 2 leaks reveal triple camera system

Washington [US], July 26 (ANI): American tech giant Microsoft is planning a Surface Duo 2 for release later this year ...

World Rugby hope for Japan tournament news this year - Gilpin

World Rugby considers Japan to be at "rugby's top table" and are hoping for news later this year on which ...

China releases first negative list for cross-border services trade

© Provided by Xinhua BEIJING, July 26 (Xinhua) -- China's Ministry of Commerce (MOC) has released a negative list for ...

Govt sensitive towards farmers, says Narendra Singh Tomar

By Pragya KaushikaNew Delhi [India], July 26 (ANI): Union Agriculture Minister Narendra Singh Tomar on Monday said the government has ...

Tata Motors Q1 net loss narrows to Rs 4,451 crore

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], July 26 (ANI): Tata Motors said on Monday its consolidated net loss narrowed on sequential and year-on-year ...

Kotak Mahindra Bank Q1 PAT up 32 pc at Rs 1,642 crore

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], July 26 (ANI): Private sector lender Kotak Mahindra Bank on Monday reported 32 per cent jump in ...

Pakistan's fish export hit by Chinese ban

Karachi [Pakistan], July 26 (ANI): Pakistan's seafood exports has been hit by crisis after 'all-weather' ally China banned exports of ...

Sensex dips 123 points in volatile trade

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], July 26 (ANI): Equity benchmark indices closed marginally lower on Monday amid selling pressure in financial and ...

Dwayne Johnson, Emily Blunt on working in 'Jungle Cruise'

Washington [US], July 26 (ANI): Ahead of the release of 'Jungle Cruise', actors Dwayne Johnson and Emily Blunt shared their ...

Anglo Platinum pays record dividend as commodity prices skyrocket

Anglo American Platinum's "industry-leading returns" have seen the company ride out the Covid-19 wave.The company is sitting on a pile ...

Pandemic debt impact varies widely across A-Pac sovereigns

Hong Kong, July 26 (ANI): Pandemic-induced fiscal responses and economic contractions have led to a sharp rise in public debt ...

Jubilant Pharma's rating headroom healthy: Fitch

Singapore, July 26 (ANI): Jubilant Pharma Ltd (JPL) will continue to maintain good rating headroom as the impact of a ...

Equity indices at flat levels, financials dip

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], July 26 (ANI): Equity benchmark indices were at flat levels during early hours on Monday amid selling ...

CONCACAF Gold Cup: Canada tops Costa Rica to reach semis

Junior Hoilett and Stephen Eustaquio netted goals and Canada defeated Costa Rica 2-0 in the CONCACAF Gold Cup quarterfinals Sunday ...

South Africa must offset relief funds, hasten reforms, IMF says

South African could receive as much as $4.3 billion in new reserves known as special drawing rights.Deviations from the National ...

VC firms are pouring billions of dollars into green tech

Green technology is quickly emerging as the hottest investment sector for venture capitalists, with private firms completing $7.7 billion in ...

US Shale Sees Light At The End Of The Tunnel

The US oil and gas sector was torn apart during last year's COVID-19 fueled market mayhem, but it appears that ...

HBO Max slated to release 10 Warner Bros. titles

Washington [US], July 25 (ANI): After deciding to release its full slate of 2021 Warner Bros. films on HBO Max ...

Record profits and blockbuster dividends: Here come the miners

Each of the group of five majors which includes Glencore, Anglo American and Vale SA are expected to report their ...

R866m college dream deferred

NEWSA project to use R866 million for skills and infrastructure development, including the construction of a state-of-the-art technical and vocational ...

Thousands Join Budapest Pride March To Protest LGBT Law

Thousands of people joined the annual Budapest Pride march on July 24 in a show of support for the LGBT ...

Morrison's recession: Australia's worst since records have been kept

Recent data confirms Australia's economy is currently being managed more ineptly than at any time in the last sixty years, ...

Banking, metal stocks lead rally at bourses

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], July 27 (ANI): Equity benchmark indices gained marginally during early hours on Tuesday with banking and metal ...

Market exchange rates in China -- July 27

BEIJING, July 27 (Xinhua) -- The following are the central parity rates of the Chinese currency renminbi, or the yuan, ...

Bombay HC to hear Raj Kundra's plea today

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], July 27 (ANI): Bombay High Court will be hearing Shilpa Shetty's husband and businessman Raj Kundra's plea ...

U.S. stocks rise ahead of big tech earnings, Fed meeting

NEW YORK, July 26 (Xinhua) -- U.S. stocks ended modestly higher on Monday as investors awaited earnings reports from tech ...

Oil prices settle mixed amid demand worries

NEW YORK, July 26 (Xinhua) -- Oil prices settled mixed on Monday as demand concerns returned to the market. The ...

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Trains stopped as bridge collapse halts Trans-Siberian Railway

MOSCOW, Russia: Rail traffic has been halted on the famed Trans-Siberian railroad after a bridge collapsed Friday east of Lake ...

New Nord Stream agreement seeks to hold back Russian 'aggression'

WASHINGTON, D.C.: According to an agreement between the United States and Germany, aimed at reducing the "strategic dangers" of the ...

UK seeks new trade agreement with N. Ireland, EU says no

LONDON, England: The EU has rejected a British demand to rewrite an earlier agreement involving post-Brexit trade with Northern Ireland. ...

ATP roundup: Novak Djokovic wins, continues quest for Golden Slam

No. 1 seed Novak Djokovic posted a 6-4, 6-3 win over Jan-Lennard Struff of Germany in the Olympics men's singles ...

Capitals trade D Brenden Dillon to Jets for draft picks

The Washington Capitals shipped defenseman Brenden Dillon to the Winnipeg Jets on Monday, acquiring a pair of second-round picks. In ...

Raptors give qualifying offers to Gary Trent Jr., Nando de Colo

The Toronto Raptors extended qualifying offers to guards Gary Trent Jr. and Nando de Colo on Monday. The offer to ...

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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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