India welcomes Pakistan's return of captured pilot as powers urge de-escalation

The Indian Air Force also tracked the so-called digital signatures of the aircraft, one of which was downed by India and fell in Pakistan-administered Kashmir , Air Vice Marshal R.G.K. The actual events of the past couple of days remain hazy as ... More..

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More Than 500K Hyundai, Kia Vehicles Recalled For Possible Engine Fires
by | Friday, March 01, 2019

More Than 500K Hyundai, Kia Vehicles Recalled For Possible Engine Fires

In May 2017, the U.S. National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) opened a formal investigation into the recalls of almost 1.7 million Hyundai and Kia vehicles over engine defects. The recall is be...More..

India’s GDP growth slows to 6.6 per cent in December quarter
by | Friday, March 01, 2019

India’s GDP growth slows to 6.6 per cent in December quarter

According to the statement, GDP growth during 2018-19 is estimated at 7 percent as compared to 7.2 percent in 2017-18. The growth estimate has been lowered to 7 per cent in 2018-19 from 7.2 per cent released ea...More..

Martha Stewart joins Canadian pot firm Canopy
by | Friday, March 01, 2019

Martha Stewart joins Canadian pot firm Canopy

Canopy said it will benefit from Stewart's decades of experience marketing consumer products. Marijuana producer Canopy Growth has roped in lifestyle guru Martha Stewart as an adviser to help develop and ...More..

Victoria’s Secret will close 53 stores as struggles mount
by | Friday, March 01, 2019

Victoria’s Secret will close 53 stores as struggles mount

Sales for Victoria's Secret have fallen seven percent in the store's most recent quarter as customers seek out lingerie start-ups and big retailers. In their fourth-quarter report , L Brands said that earnin...More..

Tesla just revealed its long-awaited US$35,000 Model 3
by | Friday, March 01, 2019

Tesla just revealed its long-awaited US$35,000 Model 3

A $35,000 Model 3 is a major shot in the arm for Tesla during a period of major challenges for the Silicon Valley company and could put to rest concerns among some analysts that demand for Tesla's vehicles mi...More..

Trump delays increase in tariffs on Chinese goods
by | Friday, March 01, 2019

Trump delays increase in tariffs on Chinese goods

In a report written ahead of Sunday's announcement, the chamber cautioned tensions are "increasingly driven by fundamental differences" between the two economic systems. "Those proposals are all contingent up...More..

Fed's Powell Testifies to House Panel as New Members Join Debate
by | Friday, March 01, 2019

Fed's Powell Testifies to House Panel as New Members Join Debate

The U.S. GDP is now about $20 trillion, suggesting the Fed's balance sheet would be between $3.2 trillion and $3.4 trillion. She said comments like that show a "lack of understanding of the impact of the Fe...More..

USA economic growth slows moderately in fourth quarter
by | Friday, March 01, 2019

USA economic growth slows moderately in fourth quarter

But in the October-December period growth tapered down to an annual rate of 2.6 per cent, from 3.4 per cent in the third quarter. Consumer spending grew at a robust 3.5 percent rate in the third quarter. Trump ...More..

United Nations to Vote on Dueling US, Russian Resolutions on Venezuela
by | Thursday, February 28, 2019

United Nations to Vote on Dueling US, Russian Resolutions on Venezuela

A competing Russian Federation resolution instead calls for a peaceful settlement of the conflict, but says that Maduro needs to approve aid deliveries, which he has blocked from entering the country on the gro...More..

Home Depot Shares Skid As Investors Take Fright At Weak 2019 Outlook
by | Thursday, February 28, 2019

Home Depot Shares Skid As Investors Take Fright At Weak 2019 Outlook

Sompo Japan Nipponkoa Asset Management CO. US stocks were little changed in choppy trading on Tuesday, as gains in technology sector were offset by losses in shares of consumer discretionary companies inclu...More..

Volvo's Polestar unveils electric auto touted as Tesla rival
by | Thursday, February 28, 2019

Volvo's Polestar unveils electric auto touted as Tesla rival

The brand's second vehicle is a bit more practical with four doors and longer battery range, mimicking the price, design, and capability of the Model 3 - Tesla's more affordable sedan that starts at $42,000...More..

Texan Goes Viral For His Unorthodox Holiday Inn Retirement Plan
by | Thursday, February 28, 2019

Texan Goes Viral For His Unorthodox Holiday Inn Retirement Plan

Breakfast is included, and some have happy hours in the afternoon. Holiday Inns also have a spa, pool, workout room, free toothpaste, shampoo, razors and more. And for those doubting the healthcare aspect of ...More..

North Korea Could Become US Military Partner - South Korean Presidential Aide
by | Thursday, February 28, 2019

North Korea Could Become US Military Partner - South Korean Presidential Aide

President Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un , at their summit meeting on Thursday in Hanoi, Vietnam, expressed optimism about reaching a deal over nuclear arms. "At the same time, we are trying to adva...More..

U.S. Oil Imports at 23-Year-Low, Output Hits Another Record
by | Thursday, February 28, 2019

U.S. Oil Imports at 23-Year-Low, Output Hits Another Record

Weekly imports from Saudi Arabia fell to 346,000 barrels a day for the week ending February 22, the Energy Information Administration reported Wednesday. Falih said in a speech that OPEC and non-OPEC member...More..

Air France-KLM shares plunge after Dutch buy stake
by | Thursday, February 28, 2019

Air France-KLM shares plunge after Dutch buy stake

The Dutch government last week ordered Dutch bank ABN Amro, which is still 56 percent state-owned following its 2008 bailout, to start acquiring Air France KLM shares on the open market and directly from priv...More..

Honda shows cute new electric hatch in prototype form
by | Thursday, February 28, 2019

Honda shows cute new electric hatch in prototype form

This means the electric auto will have "dynamic driving characteristics", says Honda, while the extra space up front means the front wheels can turn more, giving it a tiny turning circle similar to the Renault ...More..

by | Thursday, February 28, 2019

May offers MPs three month extension to Brexit talks

Labour MP Yvette Cooper's amendment was also accepted by the Government. Theresa May 's deputy promised MPs they would be able to veto no deal Brexit this afternoon as the Commons prepared to vote again to...More..

Oil prices firm on hopes for US, China trade deal
by | Wednesday, February 27, 2019

Oil prices firm on hopes for US, China trade deal

Oil has rallied about 26 percent this year as OPEC and its allies cut production while a resolution in the trade war helps ease concerns over demand. The oil price has risen by around 20 percent this year, ai...More..

Marks and Spencer confirms joint venture talks with Ocado
by | Wednesday, February 27, 2019

Marks and Spencer confirms joint venture talks with Ocado

M&S shares jumped as much as 4.3% to a three month high of 306.2 pence on the news, while Ocado's shares leapt as much as 12.5% to a three week high of 997.2 pence. The potential deal was first reported in ...More..

India proposes new e-com regulations with focus on data rules
by | Wednesday, February 27, 2019

India proposes new e-com regulations with focus on data rules

A business entity, which collects or processes any sensitive data in India and stores it overseas, needs to share such data with Indian authorities when required. "We look forward to an enabling policy to ser...More..

Elon Musk in Trouble with the SEC Again
by | Wednesday, February 27, 2019

Elon Musk in Trouble with the SEC Again

But those factors evidently didn't sway the SEC, which illustrated Musk's allegedly contemptuous behaviour with some of the comments he made during a television interview with "60 Minutes" that aired December 9...More..

FCA announces $4.5B Jeep, Ram factory investment
by | Wednesday, February 27, 2019

FCA announces $4.5B Jeep, Ram factory investment

Production of the next-generation Grand Cherokee will kick off in the first half of 2021, according to the automaker. A rendering of how the Mack Avenue facility will look after the conversion process. Those ...More..

Jody Wilson-Raybould can speak about SNC-Lavalin affair at committee: Trudeau
by | Wednesday, February 27, 2019

Jody Wilson-Raybould can speak about SNC-Lavalin affair at committee: Trudeau

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has issued a waiver allowing former justice minister Jody Wilson-Raybould to speak to the House of Commons Justice Committee about her discussions with government officials on the...More..

The next-generation Porsche Macan SUV will be all-electric
by | Wednesday, February 27, 2019

The next-generation Porsche Macan SUV will be all-electric

One of the newest entries to the EV world will be the next-gen Porsche Macan , which will be entirely electric and contend with cars like the BMW iX3 , Mercedes-Benz EQC and Audi e-tron . It'll be followed s...More..

It's happening - Barrick makes hostile $17.8 billion bid for Newmont
by | Tuesday, February 26, 2019

It's happening - Barrick makes hostile $17.8 billion bid for Newmont

In its announcement of Barrick's proposals, Newmont said the Goldcorp deal represents the best opportunity to create value for its shareholders. Barrick kicked off a gold mining consolidation rush last mont...More..

Man bought $540 in cookies so Girl Scouts could escape cold
by | Tuesday, February 26, 2019

Man bought $540 in cookies so Girl Scouts could escape cold

But shortly after, he returned and bought the rest of the girls' stock, to the tune of $540, just to get them out of the cold. "This man purchased 7 packs of cookies". "This man purchased seven packs of cooki...More..

Buffett says Bloomberg would make a 'very good' president
by | Tuesday, February 26, 2019

Buffett says Bloomberg would make a 'very good' president

In a recent interview with CNBC Squawk Box co-host Becky Quick , billionaire investor and CEO of Berkshire Hathaway , Warren Buffett , has said that he's not willing to buy more Apple shares at current l...More..

Adani Enterprises Win Highest Bid To Operate Five Indian Airports
by | Tuesday, February 26, 2019

Adani Enterprises Win Highest Bid To Operate Five Indian Airports

For the Lucknow airport , Adani bid Rs 171 per passenger beating AMP Capital's quote of Rs 139. "Adani does not know how to operate airports , but he knows Prime Minister Narendra Modi well", said Vijayan at ...More..

Popular apps stop sharing users' personal data with Facebook
by | Tuesday, February 26, 2019

Popular apps stop sharing users' personal data with Facebook

Some of the personal information was being uploaded to Facebook within seconds of users inputting it into the app , this allowed developers to use Facebook's in-built analytics tool to analyze the data and t...More..