Thu, 22 Nov 2018

Wall Street closes modestly ahead, but well off highs

NEW YORK, New York – It was a volatile day for U.S. stocks on Wednesday. At first markets responded to ...

Asian markets put stop to frenzied selling

SYDNEY, Australia – The rout on global markets appeared to be running out of steam on Wednesday, as selling on ...

Saudis and emiratis did deep to combat Yemen crisis

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia – The two powerhouse countries in the Gulf, the UAE and Saudi Arabia on Tuesday pledged to ...

Dow plunges over 550 points, turning negative for the year

NEW YORK, U.S. - Extending a pre-Thanksgiving rout, U.S. stocks fell sharply on Tuesday, sparked by disappointing earnings from several ...

Several users globally complain of Facebook, Instagram crash

CALIFORNIA, U.S. - Facebook and Instagram users in several parts of the world complained about not being able to access ...

After Bitcoin bloodbath, digital currencies to fall further

NEW YORK, U.S. - In a matter of a week, Bitcoin has lost nearly a third of its value, dropping ...

Asian markets reel after downfall of Nissan chairman

SYDNEY, Australia – Stock indices in Japan fell on Tuesday, dragging the Asian region down with them. Japan is caught ...

Nasdaq leads U.S. markets lower

NEW YORK, New York – U.S. stocks had a wild ride on Monday, falling sharply, recouping some lost ground, and ...

Airport in China's Urumqi to expand in project worth $6 bn

BEIJING, China - Chinese authorities have approved the expansion of one of the country's airports, which is set to serve ...

Dark Web hosting provider hacked, thousands of sites down

BERLIN, Germany - One of the world's largest providers of Dark Web hosting services, Daniel's Hosting, suffered a cyberattack last ...

Fantastic Beasts 2 marks slow start at home, soars globally

CALIFORNIA, U.S. - While delivering an underwhelming performance domestically, the sequel of the movie that left Harry Potter fans thrilled ...

Instagram notifies some users about exposed passwords

CALIFORNIA, U.S. - Instagram has sent out notifications to some of its users, informing them that their passwords have accidentally ...

An all expenses paid honeymoon to Iceland by WOW air

New Delhi [India], Nov 22 (ANI): WOW air, the low-cost Icelandic transatlantic carrier, is all set to offer the gift ...

Microsoft Launcher 5.1 adds digital health features on Android

Washington [United States], November 22 (ANI): Microsoft is not budging from introducing new tools and features to fight Google's popular ...

Nissan Board to Meet for Ousting Ghosn as Future of Alliance in Focus

TOKYO - Nissan Motor Co will hold a board meeting on Thursday to oust Chairman Carlos Ghosn after the shock ...

India, Australia exchange five MoUs

Sydney [Australia], Nov 22 (ANI): India and Australia exchanged five Memoranda of Understanding (MoUs) in the presence of Foreign Minister ...

Right-Leaning Nonprofit Paid Whitaker More Than $1.2 Million

Before joining the Justice Department, acting Attorney General Matthew Whitaker earned more than $1.2 million from a right-leaning nonprofit that ...

As Facebook Faces Fire, Heat Turns Up on No. 2 Sandberg

NEW YORK - For the past decade, Sheryl Sandberg has been the poised, reliable second-in-command to Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg, ...

Retail Disappointments, Energy Decline Hit Wall Street

NEW YORK - U.S. stocks extended their recent selloff on Tuesday, with the S&P 500 hitting a three-week low, as ...

K-Pop band BTS breaks global event cinema record

Washington DC, [USA] Nov 20 (ANI): Korean boy band BTS broke the global event cinema record surpassing English boy band ...

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Trump disses last year's WHCD host, might attend next year

WASHINGTON, U.S. - Following this week's announcement by the White House Correspondents' Association, the U.S. President Donald Trump - who ...

South Korea's Kim Jong Yang elected as Interpol president

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates - In what came as a huge setback for Russia's efforts at pushing its candidate for ...

Man with bow and arrow in Blacktown takes aim at police

BLACKTOWN, Greater Western Sydney, Australia - A man appeared in the Blacktown Local Court on Wednesday charged with pointing a ...

Bag with cocaine arrives at Sydney airport unaccompanied

SYDNEY, Australia  - A 41-year-old Spanish man appeared in Sydney Central Local Court on Wednesday charged with bringing 4kg of ...

Trump: Saudis say Khashoggi was Muslim Brotherhood member

WASHINGTON DC – Saudi Arabia considers Jamal Khashoggi was an ‘enemy of the state,’ and was a member of the Muslim ...

Suicide bomber strikes Afghan Islamic clerics in Kabul

KABUL, Afghanistan - In a brazen terror attack targeting Islamic religious scholars in Afghanistan, a suicide bomber blew himself up ...

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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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