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Fewer than 200,000 businesses failed during lockdown, says Fed

WASHINGTON D.C.: Federal Reserve research indicates that fewer than 200,000 businesses in the United States may have failed during the ...

After Brexit, Ireland-Northern Ireland trade jumps in value

DUBLIN, Ireland: Cross-border trade between Ireland and Northern Ireland has greatly increased, in some cases doubling since the start of ...

Mixed performances on Asian stock markets Monday, U.S. dollar steadies

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Stocks in Asia had an interesting start to the week with shares in Japan and Australia ...

May 3 bullfight in Spain to raise funds for jobless bullfighters

MADRID, Spain: The first bullfight in over one year is to be held in Spain on May 3 to raise ...

Serious housing shortage seen as new housing starts surge

WASHINGTON D.C.: Construction of new homes in the United States reached 1.74 million in March, which was a 19 percent ...

Jobless claims fall as economists see U.S. rebounding

NEW YORK, New York: Buoyed by the pandemic relief package and increased U.S. COVID-19 vaccinations, retail sales rebounded 9.8 percent ...

Japanese, foreign bids expected for Toshiba purchase

TOKYO, Japan: Japanese media reports indicate that numerous groups, both foreign and domestic, are bidding to purchase Toshiba Corp. Among ...

Macron says Notre Dame will partially reopen in 2024

PARIS, France: French President Emmanuel Macron visited the site of the fire that devastated Notre Dame cathedral two years ago. ...

Oil remains high due to projections of increased demand

NEW YORK, New York: Oil prices fell this week, but held their month-long highs after futures saw a jump amid ...

American optimistic as March revenues up for first time since pandemic

FORT WORTH, Texas: American Airlines reported positive operating cash flows for the month of March amid a revival in domestic ...

New Zealand bans live cow exports due to shipping conditions

WELLINGTON, New Zealand: New Zealand has announced it is banning the transport of cows and other animals by sea due ...

Revealed: true cost of Britain's addiction to factory-farmed chicken

The first time I encountered an intensive "chicken shed" up close I was taken aback by just how massive it ...

Juventus, Manchester United shares jump on Super League plans

Shares in Juventus and Manchester United jumped on Monday after the clubs announced a breakaway European Super League with another ...

RBI constitutes Committee on functioning of ARCs

New Delhi [India], April 19 (ANI): Reserve Bank of India (RBI) on Monday constituted a six-membered committee on the functioning ...

Weaker dollar pushes gold price to 7-week high

The price of gold reached a seven-week peak on Monday as a softer dollar and lower US Treasury yields lifted ...

Trans Neuron's revolutionizes higher education

Bengaluru (Karnataka) [India], April 19 (ANI/NewsVoir): In recent years, there has been an increase in the rate of unemployment due ...

Microsoft Edge getting new performance mode to improve usag

Washington [US], April 19 (ANI): American multinational technology company Microsoft has been testing out a new performance mode for its ...

ACC Q1 profit up 74 pc at Rs 563 crore on surging demand

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], Apr 19 (ANI): Cement manufacturer ACC Ltd said on Monday its profit after tax rose by 74 ...

Delhi Airport seeks financial help from Center

By Ashoke RajNew Delhi [India], April 19 (ANI): Amid the surge in COVID-19 cases in the national capital, the Delhi ...

Mohit Behl and Nitish Behl transform the digital landscape

New Delhi [India], April 19 (ANI/ThePRTree): Engineering graduates from Punjab, Mohit and Nitish Behl meet the increasing demand for digital ...

Oil price could rise to $74 with historic global surplus subsiding

The oil inventory glut that amassed during the Covid-19 pandemic is almost gone, Bloomberg reported citing industry data. The tightening ...

Sensex nosedives 883 points on Covid surge

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], Apr 19 (ANI): Equity benchmark indices nosedived on Monday as a strong second wave of Covid-19 infections ...

'No Driver' Tesla Involved in Deadly Texas Crash

Two men were killed in a crash in Texas while riding in a Tesla car that police said almost certainly ...

Free State Stadium to host historic Nedbank Cup final

The Premier Soccer League (PSL) on Monday announced Bloemfontein's Free State Stadium has been chosen as host of this year's ...

Tokyo stocks close flat

Tokyo stocks closed flat on Monday as concerns over the spread of coronavirus variants offset buying sentiment.Vaccination in Japan has ...

Asian equities higher on US recovery hopes

Asian markets rose on Monday after recovery hopes for the coronavirus-battered US economy fuelled another round of record highs on ...

Tesla with ?no one? driving crashes in Texas, killing two men

A Tesla electric car that "no one" was driving crashed late Saturday in Texas, killing the two passengers, according to ...

'No Driver' Tesla Involved in Deadly Crashin Texas

Two men were killed in a crash in Texas while riding in a Tesla car that police said almost certainly ...

EU poised to unveil green-friendly investment list

The European Commission will release a classification system on energy sources and technology considered to be sustainable investments.A leak of ...

Zimbabwe's Mnangagwa says 'fight still on' to fix broken economy

Zimbabwe's economy is plagued with annual inflation of 241% and chronic foreign-currency shortages.President Emmerson Mnangagwa says fixing the economy will ...

Biden defends not immediately raising refugee cap

Washington [US], April 18 (ANI): US President Joe Biden on Saturday explained his initial decision to not increase the limit ...

Biden ignored Commanders' advice on leaving Afghanistan

Washington [US], April 18 (ANI): Top US military commanders were recommending against a full withdrawal of US forces from Afghanistan, ...

How Black Lives Matter put slave reparations back on the agenda

The US House of Representatives' Judiciary Committee voted Wednesday to advance a bill that would create a commission to study ...

U.S. stocks slip as tech lags

NEW YORK, April 19 (Xinhua) -- U.S. stocks finished lower on Monday amid weakness in tech names. The Dow Jones ...

Canada sees record housing construction increase in March

OTTAWA, April 19 (Xinhua) -- Canada's new housing construction rose record 21.6 percent in March due to loosening restrictions against ...

Oil prices rise after upbeat week

NEW YORK, April 19 (Xinhua) -- Oil prices climbed on Monday, building on the gains they scored in the prior ...

U.S. dollar weakens as euro, sterling strengthen

NEW YORK, April 19 (Xinhua) -- The U.S. dollar moved noticeably lower in late trading on Monday amid an upward ...

Gold falls after becoming overbought

CHICAGO, April 19 (Xinhua) -- Gold futures on the COMEX division of the New York Mercantile Exchange fell on Monday ...

New Super League Threatens to Blow Up European Football

European football was rocked by the biggest story in at least a generation, when12 of Europe's biggest clubs announced plans ...

EU launches digital platform to involve people in policy-making

BRUSSELS, April 19 (Xinhua) -- Europeans are being given the opportunity to sound their opinions on the future of Europe ...

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U.S. stocks lose ground as profit-takers move in

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks were sold off Monday, a surprising break in what has been a relentless ...

Fewer than 200,000 businesses failed during lockdown, says Fed

WASHINGTON D.C.: Federal Reserve research indicates that fewer than 200,000 businesses in the United States may have failed during the ...

After Brexit, Ireland-Northern Ireland trade jumps in value

DUBLIN, Ireland: Cross-border trade between Ireland and Northern Ireland has greatly increased, in some cases doubling since the start of ...

Mixed performances on Asian stock markets Monday, U.S. dollar steadies

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Stocks in Asia had an interesting start to the week with shares in Japan and Australia ...

May 3 bullfight in Spain to raise funds for jobless bullfighters

MADRID, Spain: The first bullfight in over one year is to be held in Spain on May 3 to raise ...

Serious housing shortage seen as new housing starts surge

WASHINGTON D.C.: Construction of new homes in the United States reached 1.74 million in March, which was a 19 percent ...

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