Economy

Govt mulls windfall cess on upstream oil firms

Govt mulls windfall cess on upstream oil firms

Petrol and diesel prices vary from state to state depending on the factors like VAT and local sales tax. He added that while oil minister Dharmendra Pradhan will meet oil marketing companies on Wed...

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Fiat Chrysler recalling 4,800,000 vehicles over a defect

Fiat Chrysler recalling 4,800,000 vehicles over a defect

The recall was issued after FCA discovered the cruise control system used in many of its vehicles since 2014 could malfunction in the rare circumstance of a short-circuit in a specific electrical ne...

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Oil falls on shock USA stock builds, OPEC supply worries

Oil falls on shock USA stock builds, OPEC supply worries

Recently, prices have surged to four-year highs thanks to a variety of factors. "If sanctions are introduced against Iran , most of the Opec producers would like to be pumping more oil , particula...

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Europe's privacy protection rules to kick in on Friday

Europe's privacy protection rules to kick in on Friday

Multiple U.S. news sites like the Los Angeles Times , New York Daily News and Chicago Tribune are inaccessible for people in Europe . The right to restrict processing: gives a user (in some...

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Manchester bombing victims 'remembered'

Manchester bombing victims 'remembered'

The pop star tweeted early Tuesday morning that she was thinking of the survivors and the families of victims. "I love you with all of me and am sending you all of the light and warmth I have to o...

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Funerals begin for Texas high school shooting victims

Funerals begin for Texas high school shooting victims

Garcia, the two he tried to assist and seven others were killed in Friday's shooting at the school south of Houston . "We have families that are broken apart, no fathers at home", Patrick said , ...

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Mnuchin says China increasing United States ag purchases

Mnuchin says China increasing United States ag purchases

He said they expect to see a big increase — 35 percent to 45 percent this year alone — in us farm sales to China. And letting ZTE off the hook for doing business with countries is not, on its face...

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Improved Block 5 Falcon 9 rocket debuts

Improved Block 5 Falcon 9 rocket debuts

The first launch of a heavy rocket, the Falcon 9 version Block 5 was held on 11 may 2018. "I expect fate does not punish me for all these words, but that's unequivocally the aim. "The word "block" i...

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Boston Dynamics will start to sell robots-dogs

Boston Dynamics will start to sell robots-dogs

The video demonstrates what this can look like from the machine's point of view; it showed an internal map of the SpotMini navigating from one point to the next, fully aware it needed to turn a corn...

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Stamp Out Hunger for the Community Action Coalition

Stamp Out Hunger for the Community Action Coalition

Monetary donations can also be made online at feedinghope.org or by calling 405-600-3136. The Altoona area's NALC Stamp Out Hunger Food Drive on Saturday was another success. The food drive's ti...

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RBS agrees $4.9bn to settle USA subprime case

RBS agrees $4.9bn to settle USA subprime case

British junior finance minister John Glen said RBS Chief Executive Ross McEwan had informed him of the decision in a recent letter, following pressure from lawmakers to widen the scope of appeals fo...

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Ireland makes Eurovision final for first time in five years

Ireland makes Eurovision final for first time in five years

It's the first time Ireland has made the Eurovision Final since 2013. It is prohibited to copy and republish the text of this publication without a written permission from UAB "BNS". She added: ...

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Takeda, Shire reach agreement on buyout

Takeda, Shire reach agreement on buyout

Susan Kilsby, chairwoman of Shire , said the takeover of her company - which is best known as the maker of Adderall, a treatment for ADHD, but has become one of the world's biggest makers of medicine...

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Clarkson PLC (LON:CKN) Rating Changes as of May 5, 2018

Clarkson PLC (LON:CKN) Rating Changes as of May 5, 2018

Capital One Association has invested 0.09% in Pets at Home Group Plc (LON:PETS). California State Teachers Retirement System reported 0% in Ashtead Group plc (LON:AHT). Peel Hunt maintained it with "H...

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Spirited Brighton beat Man United to ensure Premier League stay

Spirited Brighton beat Man United to ensure Premier League stay

It's also signed for the departure of some of the players from the dressing room. "But if we'd lost today and the next two, it would have been a real feeling of injustice had we gone down". It was n...

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Local elections: No clear victor, Labour and Tories neck and neck

Local elections: No clear victor, Labour and Tories neck and neck

The UK Independence Party ( UKIP ), which has seen its support collapse since cheerleading the 2016 vote for Brexit , was all but wiped out while the pro-European Liberal Democrats made the biggest...

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Kevin Hart played himself and the 76ers during Game 2

Kevin Hart played himself and the 76ers during Game 2

Not only did they declare that they had control of the series , they also stated that they are more than superstar power. The problems for the 76ers really started off with their top talent, and th...

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Gennady Golovkin, denied Canelo rematch, destroys Martirosyan in two

Gennady Golovkin, denied Canelo rematch, destroys Martirosyan in two

Golovkin's two fights in 2017 - a unanimous decision win over Daniel Jacobs and a controversial split draw against Alvarez last September- both went the distance, snapping Golovkin's 23-fight knockout...

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Fed leaves interest rates under 1.75 percent following May meeting

Fed leaves interest rates under 1.75 percent following May meeting

The S&P 500 recovered more than 1 percent from session lows, buoyed by tech shares. "It is only a matter of time until the next recession comes and a question of what shock will prompt it". The Euro...

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Trump raises fears of London knife crime epidemic during NRA speech

Trump raises fears of London knife crime epidemic during NRA speech

The president spoke for about 58 minutes ending his speech to the crowd: "We will never fail and we will always protect your second amendment". Mr Trump has long enjoyed strong backing from the NRA,...

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Flipkart buys back shares from IDG Ventures, SoftBank and Accel execs

Flipkart buys back shares from IDG Ventures, SoftBank and Accel execs

His co-founder, Binny Bansal (no relation) would stay on-according to this report , Walmart only wants one of the co-founders to hang around. However, citing resources, the report said that Bin...

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Yum! Brands (NYSE:YUM) Price Target Raised to $94.00

Yum! Brands (NYSE:YUM) Price Target Raised to $94.00

It has outperformed by 20.52% the S&P500. Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund bought 28,253 shares as the company's stock declined 13.12% with the market. (NYSE:YUM) is expected On May, 2., RTT ...

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2 men arrested at Starbucks settle for $1 each

2 men arrested at Starbucks settle for $1 each

Police released the men hours later without charges. The coffee shop giant has previously announced that it would close about 8,000 company-owned stores in the USA on May 29 for racial bias trainin...

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Oil slips after U.S. rig count rises; Iran concerns cap downside

Oil slips after U.S. rig count rises; Iran concerns cap downside

Brent crude for June settlement, which expires Monday, dropped 74 cents to $73.90 a barrel on the London-based ICE Futures Europe exchange. Trump declined to say what he'll do on the Iran deal. The gl...

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Philadelphia incident a test of Starbucks's values

Philadelphia incident a test of Starbucks's values

After the first video spurred a public backlash against Starbucks , Starbucks CEO Kevin Johnson reached out to the men who were arrested and asked to meet. Johnson also met with the two men Mon...

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