Wed, 08 Jul 2020

U.S. stocks waver after strong rally of recent days

NEW YORK, New York - Uncertainty over the future predominance of the coronavirus disease Covid-19 gave Wall Street a panic ...

Vouchers instead of refunds in case of canceled flights disappoint

Despite unrelenting pressures from passenger rights advocates, intense media scrutiny and strident demands from passengers, airlines have remained largely immutable ...

Big move in electric rickshaw industry, Ampere swoops on Bestway

Ampere Vehicles is acquiring Noida based E-3Wheeler company, Bestway Agencies Pvt. Ltd. (BAPL), which sells e-Rickshaws under the ELE brand. ...

Last year 53.6 million metric tons of e-waste was generated globally

One of the lessons the current coronavirus pandemic has taught us is that we depend on electronic devices more than ...

Demand for oil may have peaked

PARIS, France - Although crude prices have rebounded from coronavirus crisis lows, oil executives and experts are starting to ask ...

Microsoft, NSDC collaborate to empower youth with digital skills

New Delhi [India], July 8 (ANI): Microsoft and the National Skill Development Corporation (NSDC) on Wednesday announced a strategic partnership ...

Gov't boosts wage subsidy, loan programs amid COVID-19 crisis

CAGAYAN DE ORO CITY, July 8 (PIA)-- Assisting individuals and businesses through wage and emergency subsidy, and loan programs, is ...

Xinhua Photos of the Day (July 8)

BEIJING, July 8 (Xinhua) -- The world in the past 24hrs. A selection of the best daily press photos from ...

Mexican President Visits US With Focus on Trade

Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador is in Washington for meetings Wednesday with U.S. President Donald Trump days after a ...

Equity indices subdued, Nifty PSU bank up 3.2 pc

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], July 8 (ANI): Equity benchmark indices were flat with a negative bias during early hours on Wednesday ...

The latest: Coronavirus watch updates, July 8

A man with a mask walks on a street in Santiago, Chile, June 10, 2020. (Photo by Jorge Villegas /Xinhua)- ...

US Journalist Daniel Pearl killer Omar Sheikh could walk free soon

Islamabad [Pakistan], July 7 (ANI): In another victory for terrorists in Pakistan, Ahmed Omar Saeed Sheikh convicted of the 2002 ...

Americas Rugby Championship scrapped over Covid-19 issues

The Americas Rugby Championship, a six-nation event featuring the top teams from North and South America, will not be staged ...

76ers' Embiid 'doesn't trust' players to remain in bubble

All-Star center Joel Embiid wants to play basketball, but the Philadelphia 76ers' big man is no fan of the bubble ...

Treasury to allocate last R45bn of virus stimulus in October

Budget breaks President Ramaphosa's promise - economists' letter to MPsPressures in some departments, including those previously earmarked for budget reductions ...

Brazil's President Tests Positive for COVID-19

Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro, who repeatedly has expressed skepticism about the coronavirus, said Tuesday he has tested positive for COVID-19.Brazil ...

Kanye West The Girl Scouts Hedge funds All Got PPP Loans

WASHINGTON - The government's small business lending program has benefited millions of companies, with the goal of minimizing the number ...

Whitecaps' Montero, RSL's Onuoha opt out of tourney

Vancouver Whitecaps FC forward Fredy Montero and Real Salt Lake defender Nedum Onuoha have cited family concerns for their reasons ...

South Africa's consumer index declines to 35 year low

Residents walk past a sign reminding people of the measures to reduce the risk of COVID-19 infection at a shopping ...

NFLPA president Tretter rips NFL's coronavirus plan

NFL Players Association president J.C. Tretter unloaded on the league's health and safety plan for dealing with the coronavirus, alleging ...

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Countries across the globe re-thinking reopening as coronavirus surges

As coronavirus cases around the world approach 11.5 million, governments are struggling with how to reopen their economies, leading some ...

38% of Americans approve of President Donald Trump's performance

A new Gallup poll showed Monday that 38% of Americans approve of President Donald Trump's White House performance, a figure ...

North Dakota pipeline supported by Trump ordered to be closed

A U.S. federal judge ruled Monday that a controversial pipeline that runs through Native American lands in North Dakota be ...

Philippine military thwarts CNT militants attack on construction site

CAMP SIONGCO, Maguindanao, Philippines - Troops of the 37th Infantry Battalion, under 603rd Infantry Brigade, foiled a communist NPA (CNT) ...

Yair Netanyahu making name for himself at home and abroad

JERUSALEM - As scandal-plagued Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu stands trial for corruption, his 28-year-old son has emerged as a driving ...

Nick Cordero dies from Covid-19 after 90 days in intensive care

WASHINGTON, DC - Broadway actor Nick Cordero, aged 41, has passed away after a long battle with coronavirus.According to Variety, ...

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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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