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Raids begin in Tokyo Olympics corruption investigation

TOKYO, Japan: Japanese prosecutors raided the headquarters of advertising company Dentsu, as part of a widening investigation into corruption during ...

U.S. stocks drop sharply following Chinese protests, Nasdaq sheds 177 points

NEW YORK, New York - Concern about the spreading of Covid-19 across China kept investors on edge Monday, with all ...

UK holds $65 million in alleged criminal bank account

LONDON, England: The UK National Crime Agency has obtained a civil recovery order for some $65 million of suspected criminal ...

Holiday iPhone shipments threatened by unrest at Foxconn plant

TAIPEI, Taiwan: After thousands of employees quit, Foxconn's flagship Zhengzhou iPhone plant in China anticipates a reduction in November shipments, ...

Stocks markets across Asia Pacific rattled by protests in China

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Widespread protests sweeping through a number of cities in China sent jitters through Asian stock markets ...

US targets Huawei, ZTE technology, bans all imports

WASHINGTON D.C.: The U.S. is banning the importation of all communications equipment made by Chinese companies Huawei and ZTE, citing ...

US smartphones record 48% of $9 billion online sales on Black Friday

NEW YORK CITY, New York: Just-released sales results show U.S. consumers spent a record $9.12 billion in online purchases during ...

Workers to decide on joining union at new Ohio auto battery plant

WARREN, Ohio: Next month, workers at a General Motors-LG Energy battery cell manufacturing plant in Ohio will decide whether to ...

Self-driving Tesla software available in North America, says Musk

AUSTIN, Texas: Elon Musk has announced that Tesla's Full Self-Driving Beta software is now available in North America. The electric ...

After eight fires, braking problems, Ford recalling 700,000 SUV's

DETROIT, Michigan: Ford Motor Co. announced this week that it is recalling 737,000 vehicles in the U.S. due to a ...

Ghana to purchase oil with gold as foreign cash reserves dwindle

ACCRA, Ghana: Ghana's Vice-President, Mahamudu Bawumia, said on Facebook this week that due to dwindling foreign currency reserves, the country's ...

To combat shoplifting, stores install more cameras before holiday

LOPS ANGELES, California: To deter shoplifters and thieves during the post-COVID-19-pandemic rush of holiday shoppers this year, many U.S. retailers, ...

U.S. stocks run into heavy weather, Nasdaq slides 59 points

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks ran into heavy weather in a shortened trading session on Friday, a day ...

Expected new House speaker says he will probe China business practices

WASHINGTON D.C.: Republican leader in the U.S. House of Representatives Kevin McCarthy said that he would form a select committee ...

US issues new rules for flying taxis, could begin operating in 2025

WASHINGTON D.C.: The U.S. Federal Aviation Administration has proposed new rules aimed at making commercial air taxi operations possible by ...

Stock markets in Asia divided Friday, U.S. dollar steadies

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Stocks in Asia were mixed on Friday.In Japan, the Nikkei 225 slid 100.06 points or 0.35 ...

Majority of US Federal Reserve officials agree to slow rate hikes

WASHINGTON D.C.: According to the minutes from Federal Reserve's meeting held on 1st and 2nd November, a "substantial majority" of ...

California nuclear plant receives funding to remain open

WASHINGTON D.C.: As part of its effort to combat climate change, the Biden administration said it has approved conditional funding ...

Stocks in Europe and Asia close higher, U.S. markets closed for Thanksgiving

LONDON, UK - Stocks in Europe and Asia generally rose on Thursday while Wall Street was closed for Thanksgiving.The U.S. ...

In first in Ireland, Marks and Spencer offers no-waiting check out

DUBLIN, Ireland: Ireland's Marks and Spencer stores are now offering shoppers checkout-free shopping technology, called 'Scan & Shop,' in all ...

Zoom struggles after Covid emergency as value of shares falls 90%

SAN JOSE, California: As it struggles to adjust after the end of the COVID-19 pandemic, shares in Zoom Video Communications ...

For G-20 , India plans mega 200 meetings across fifty cities

New Delhi [India], November 29 (ANI): India will be hosting over 200 meetings across the nation in 50 cities as ...

Pan-India 200 meetings planned ahead of G-20 presidency

New Delhi [India], November 29 (ANI): Ahead of India's G-20 presidency, New Delhi has planned more than 200 meetings in ...

Pan-India 200 meetings planned in the run up to G 20 presidency

New Delhi [India], November 29 (ANI): In a run-up to India's G-20 presidency, New Delhi has planned more than 200 ...

RBI slaps Rs 1.25-crore penalty on Zoroastrian Co-operative Bank

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], November 29 (ANI) The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has imposed a monetary penalty of Rs 1.25 ...

Govt funding into health sector needs substantial augmentation: Chairman 15th Finance Commission

New Delhi [India], November 29 (ANI): The alacrity with which India responded to the pandemic in close partnership between the ...

World Insights: Disastrous U.S. policies weigh on world economy

© Provided by Xinhua BEIJING, Nov. 29 (Xinhua) -- The U.S. Federal Reserve announced earlier this month the fourth consecutive ...

Newly-listed Fusion Micro Finance reports highest quarterly profits in Q2 2022-23

New Delhi [India], November 29 (ANI): The newly-listed company Fusion Micro Finance has announced its earnings for the second quarter ...

"Delivering a new FTA with India": Sunak during key Foreign Policy address

London [UK], November 29 (ANI): Delivering his first major address on UK Foreign Policy, Prime Minister Rishi Sunak on Monday ...

Foreign investors turn net buyers in Indian stocks in November

New Delhi [India], November 29 (ANI): Foreign portfolio investors have infused funds worth Rs 32,344 crore in Indian stock markets ...

Sensex, Nifty touch fresh lifetime highs

New Delhi [India], November 29 (ANI): Extending gains from the previous session, Indian stock indices rose this morning and hit ...

Sustainability is a critical differentiator, say Indian firms as per survey

By Lee Kah WhyeSingapore, November 29 (ANI): 51 per cent of firms in India that participated in a recent survey ...

Cyber Monday Deals Lure In US Consumers amid High Inflation

New York - Days after flocking to stores on Black Friday, consumers are turning online for Cyber Monday to score ...

RBI Chief Secretary Arun Mehta inaugurates diamond jubilee function of RBI, Jammu

Jammu and Kashmir [India], November 28 (ANI): Chief Secretary of the Reserve Bank of India, Dr Arun Kumar Mehta, on ...

Pakistan's default risk at 'dangerous levels': PML-N leader Miftah Ismail

Islamabad [Pakistan], November 28 (ANI): Pakistan's default risk has climbed up again and reached dangerous levels and there is no ...

We don't have any hate towards Muslims, say Union Minister Giriraj Singh

New Delhi [India], November 28 (ANI): Union Minister Giriraj Singh on Monday lashed out at Congress leader Rahul Gandhi over ...

US-EU alliance heading for ugly divorce ex-Russian president

Washington cheats on its partner, which lacks the resolve to break up, Dmitry Medvedev has saidThe "marriage" between the US ...

Sensex ends at a fresh record of 62,504 in closing, Nifty touches lifetime high

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], November 28 (ANI): Sensex surged to a fresh lifetime high of 62,577.6 and settled at 62,504.80 and ...

RBI is the protector of Indian economy: CM Bommai

Bengaluru (Karnataka) [India], November 28 (ANI): The Reserve Bank of India is the protector of the Indian economy, said Karnataka ...

Chopped into 10 pieces, buried skull; another macabre murder in Delhi

New Delhi [India], November 28 (ANI): As the investigation into the brutal Shraddha Walker's murder case is still underway, the ...

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Twitter signing up two million users per day, says Musk

SAN Francisco, California: As he struggles with a mass exodus of advertisers and users switching to other platforms, Twitter Chief ...

Raids begin in Tokyo Olympics corruption investigation

TOKYO, Japan: Japanese prosecutors raided the headquarters of advertising company Dentsu, as part of a widening investigation into corruption during ...

U.S. stocks drop sharply following Chinese protests, Nasdaq sheds 177 points

NEW YORK, New York - Concern about the spreading of Covid-19 across China kept investors on edge Monday, with all ...

UK holds $65 million in alleged criminal bank account

LONDON, England: The UK National Crime Agency has obtained a civil recovery order for some $65 million of suspected criminal ...

Holiday iPhone shipments threatened by unrest at Foxconn plant

TAIPEI, Taiwan: After thousands of employees quit, Foxconn's flagship Zhengzhou iPhone plant in China anticipates a reduction in November shipments, ...

Stocks markets across Asia Pacific rattled by protests in China

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Widespread protests sweeping through a number of cities in China sent jitters through Asian stock markets ...

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