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2022 will see historic high farm incomes in US

WASHINGTON D.C.: The U.S. Department of Agriculture reported that as producers are benefitting from high global grain and oilseed demand ...

Pfizer to spend $2.5 bln to expand Belgium, Irish factories

NEW YORK CITY, New York: Pfizer is set to invest more than $2.5 billion in its drug manufacturing operations in ...

Manufacturers predict US baby formula shortage to continue

NEW YORK CITY, New York: The infant formula shortage that has persisted in the U.S. for nearly a year, is ...

Apple returns to Twitter after Musk meeting with Tim Cook

Apple has "fully resumed" advertising on the Twitter social media platform, Bloomberg reported on Sunday, citing CEO Elon Musk's comments ...

Amtrak reports jump in riders, increased spending on infrastructure

WASHINGTON D.C.: According to U.S. rail company Amtrak, its ridership has nearly returned to pre-COVID-19 levels, rising by more than ...

Survey: Japanese manufacturing contracts for first time in 2 years

TOKYO, Japan: The results of a survey released this week showed that Japan's manufacturing activity contracted for the first time ...

CNN informs employees that layoffs are underway

ATLANTA, Georgia: As companies look to rein in costs and trim their headcount to brace for an economic slowdown, CNN's ...

US single-family home prices fall in September

CHICAGO, Illinois: Amidst higher mortgage rates, which are curbing demand, several surveys showed that U.S. single-family home prices slowed again ...

U.S. stock markets take a back seat, Nasdaq Composite retreats 21 points

NEW YORK, New - U.S. stocks were little changed at the close Friday after a volatile week.A labor report released ...

HSBC sells holdings to Royal Bank of Canada

HONG KONG: Paving the way for a potential bumper payout to shareholders, HSBC has agreed to sell its business in ...

US set Thanksgiving weekend record with 197 million shoppers

WASHINGTON D.C.: The National Retail Federation (NRF) has reported that even as inflation has negatively affected many household budgets, heavy ...

Exxon Mobil closing oil division in Equatorial Guinea in 2026

IRVING, Texas: Exxon Mobil Corp will wind down oil production in Equatorial Guinea in West Africa after its license expires ...

U.S. stock markets divided over Fed chair, jobs reports, U.S. dollar dives

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks were mixed on Thursday as investors continued to digest remarks from Fed Chair ...

To replace Russian supplies, Germany signs gas deal with Qatar

HOUSTON, Texas: QatarEnergy and ConocoPhillips have signed two sales and purchase export agreements covering at least a 15-year period, which ...

Russia asks Pakistan to honor commitment to lay Gas Pipes from Karachi to Lahore

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan - Russia refused to give Pakistan a 30-40 percent discount on Russian crude oil, claiming that all volumes ...

Pakistan suffers over 30 bln USD loss to economy due to floods: minister

© Provided by Xinhua Economic loss caused by this year's catastrophic floods has amounted to 10 percent of the country's ...

US secretly modified HIMARS sent to Ukraine WSJ

The artillery systems were allegedly altered so they couldn?t fire long-range missiles into RussiaThe HIMARS rocket launchers Ukraine received from ...

India's first open-source satellite 'InQube' to be launched this month

Srinagar (Jammu and Kashmir) [India], December 6 (ANI): Onkar Batra, a 12th-standard student at BSF Senior Secondary School Jammu who ...

EU Slaps Oil Embargo on Russia With Price Cap, Uncertain Impact

Paris - A European Union embargo against maritime shipments of crude oil from Russia went into effect Monday, along with ...

E-Visa facility resumes again for UK nationals travelling to India

London [UK], December 5 (ANI): For the first time since the COVID outbreak in March 2020, India is all set ...

RBI, Centre informs SC that procedure was followed in 2016's demonetisation policy

New Delhi [India], December 5 (ANI): The Reserve Bank of India and the Centre on Monday defended the Centre's decision ...

Ronaldo agrees deal with new team Marca

The Portuguese superstar is currently without a club after leaving Manchester UnitedFive-time Ballon d'Or winner Cristiano Ronaldo has agreed to ...

Rickshaw puller accuses Andhra Pradesh police of ignoring complaint, climbs onto telecom tower

West Godavari (Andhra Pradesh) [India], December 5 (ANI): A rickshaw puller, who accused the Andhra Pradesh police of ignoring his ...

China promotes further opening in panda bond market

© Provided by Xinhua BEIJING, Dec. 5 (Xinhua) -- China has announced improved fund management rules for panda bond issuance ...

CCI chief stresses on need for innovative perspectives of competition agencies to apply existing instruments

New Delhi [India], December 5 (ANI): Competition Commission of India Acting Chairperson Sangeeta Verma on Monday stressed on the need ...

RBI imposes Rs 5-lakh penalty on Bharat Co-operative Bank

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], December 5 (ANI): The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) on Monday imposed a monetary penalty of Rs ...

Delhi HC seeks RBI stand on PIL seeking uniform banking code for foreign exchange transactions

New Delhi [India], December 5 (ANI): The Delhi High Court on Monday sought a response from the Reserve Bank of ...

EU finalizing plan for new anti-Russia sanctions Politico

The bloc may reportedly blacklist 180 Russian entities and individuals in the tech, financial and media sectorsEU officials have discussed ...

US funded Chinese lab for intelligence op whistleblower

America's technology transfer to China resulted in the Covid-19 pandemic, a former EcoHealth Alliance executive claimsUS-funded bioresearch on foreign soil ...

Germany to miss NATO spending target study

Berlin has, however, managed to earmark ?10 billion ($10.5 billion) to buy American F-35A fighter jets, Bloomberg reportsDespite Chancellor Olaf ...

Smugglers adapt to changing dynamics of pandemic, start novel way of ops: DRI report

New Delhi [India], December 5 (ANI): The COVID-19 pandemic has forced smugglers and contraband traffickers to swiftly adapt to the ...

EU finalizing plan for next wave of sanctions Politico

The bloc may reportedly blacklist 180 Russian entities and individuals in the tech, financial and media sectorsEU officials have discussed ...

35 basis points repo rate hike looks imminent from RBI policy meet: SBI Research

New Delhi [India], December 5 (ANI): The Reserve Bank of India is likely to hike rates in smaller magnitude in ...

Eminent economist flags 'biggest bubble in world history'

Robert Kiyosaki has urged investors to dump their paper assets and to consider buying physical goldThe economy today is the ...

EU experts raise concerns over funding to front groups linked to Muslim Brotherhood

Brussels [Belgium], December 5 (ANI): Brussels-based think tank South Asia Democratic Forum (SADF) last week held a webinar titled 'The ...

Indian stock indices extend losses to second day; Sensex down over 300 pts

New Delhi [India], December 5 (ANI): Ahead of a key RBI policy meeting starting Monday, the Indian stock indices traded ...

Bank of Baroda expects 25-35 basis points rate hike from Dec 5-7 RBI policy meet

New Delhi [India], December 5 (ANI): The Reserve Bank of India's three-day monetary policy committee meeting commences today. Financial markets ...

RBI's 3-day monetary policy meet to start today; all eyes on rate hike stance

New Delhi [India], December 5 (ANI): The Reserve Bank of India's three-day monetary policy committee meeting is set to commence ...

World Bank: Indian migrant workers from Singapore, other countries send home record USD100 billion in 2022

By Lee Kah WhyeSingapore, December 5 (ANI): A World Bank report published last week revealed that remittance flows to India ...

Delegates consider India's G20 presidency to come up with solutions on issues of climate, economic growth

By Ayushi AgarwalUdaipur (Rajasthan) [India], December 5 (ANI): Sherpas and delegates of countries attending the first Sherpa of India's G20 ...

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WASHINGTON D.C.: A U.S. government committee has urged the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to deny an application to connect Cuba ...

UK sees half of free-range turkeys dead to bird flu before Christmas

LONDON, England: Richard Griffiths, chief executive of the British Poultry Council, said nearly half of all turkeys and geese in ...

Iran's morality police force disbanded in response to demonstrations

The country has been gripped by violent protests after the death of a woman who allegedly wore an "improper" hijab ...

Musk says Neuralink brain chip human trials to begin in 6 months

AUSTIN, Texas: Elon Musk has said that he expects a wireless brain chip developed by his company, Neuralink, to begin ...

In major break from past, Egypt to build 21 desalination plants

CAIRO, Egypt: Ayman Soliman, CEO of Egypt's Sovereign Fund, said as part of the first $3 billion phase of a ...

Request made for fast-tracking promising Alzheimer's drug

WASHINGTON D.C.: According to trial data contained in a report presented this week, an experimental Alzheimer's drug from Eisai and ...

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