Mon, 14 Jun 2021

Public forces Indian government to cuts taxes on Covid care

NEW DELHI, India: After being stung by public criticism over the high costs of medical care during the Coronavirus surge ...

July 4 fireworks spectacular to mark reopening of New York City

NEW YORK CITY, New York: Following the cancellation of last year's July 4th fireworks display, New York will return to ...

Russia again fines Facebook, Telegram for not removing content

MOSCOW, Russia: For the second time a Russian court has fined Facebook and Telegram for not taking down content banned ...

To diversify, China's Huawei to develop self-driving technology

BEIJING, China: In a bid to diversify its businesses, China's Huawei Technologies, the world's largest telecommunications equipment manufacturer, has announced ...

Aer Lingus passenger flights cancelled after Stobart Air closes

DUBLIN, Ireland: Aer Lingus cancelled 12 regional routes with Stobart Air on Friday night. The cancellations will take effect immediately. ...

French court charges Peugeot misled on emissions testing

PARIS, France: Auto giant Stellantis announced on June 9 that a court in France had accused its Peugeot division of ...

Amidst tensions, China, U.S. commerce chiefs discuss differences

WASHINGTON D.C.: Amid disagreements, top U.S. and Chinese commerce officials have agreed to promote healthy trade and cooperate over differences, ...

Google to lay internet cable from USA to Argentina

MOUNTAIN VIEW, California: Google is building a subsea cable that will run from the east coast of the United States ...

Meatpacker JBS CEO says $11 million ransom paid after cyberattack

GREELEY, Colorado: JBS USA, part of a worldwide meatpacking company, reportedly paid an $11 million ransom to criminals who attacked ...

FBI investigating leaked IRS records of wealthiest Americans

WASHINGTON D.C.: Following media reports claiming some of America's richest people paid little to no income taxes, the Treasury Department ...

Positive day on Wall Street for stocks and U.S. dollar

NEW YORK, New York - Stocks in the United States and Europe rose across the board on Friday, in a ...

Renault denies court's accusation of cheating on emissions testing

PARIS, France: Renault, the car manufacturer based in France, announced on June 8 that French prosecutors had leveled charges of ...

Reasons to invest in a Bajaj Finance Online Fixed Deposit

Pune (Maharashtra) [India], June 14 (ANI/NewsVoir): A fixed deposit is one of the most solid and secure investment options available ...

American Actor Ned Beatty Dies at 83

NEW YORK - Ned Beatty, the indelible character actor whose first film role as a genial vacationer raped by a ...

India'sQ1 GDP data suggest strong post-pandemic rebound

New York [US], June 14 (ANI): India's and Brazil's first-quarter 2021 real GDP data show a strong rebound in both ...

Will global minimum tax rate reduce Singapore's appeal?

By Lee Kah WhyeSingapore, June 14 (ANI): Last week, the Group of Seven (G7) advanced economies announced that they have ...

Equity indices trade lower, Adani Ports down 17 pc

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], June 14 (ANI): Broad equity indicators dipped during early hours on Monday dragged by metal and banking ...

G-7 Communique Wide-Ranging, But Critics Find Shortcomings

BRUSSELS - U.S. President Joe Biden has declared that the G-7 summit was an "extraordinarily collaborative and productive meeting" that ...

China asserting authority on foreign companies

Beijing [China], June 13 (ANI): As China's intense crackdown on its tech companies continues, Beijing is calling on tech giants ...

Japan to launch antitrust probe into Google, Apple

Tokyo [Japan], June 13 (ANI: The Japanese government will probe the activities of Apple and Google, amid growing allegations of ...

More transparency needed to probe COVID-19 origins: WHO

Washington DC [US], June 13 (ANI): World Health Organization (WHO) chief Tedros Ghebreyesus has called on China to cooperate with ...

1998 Oregon School Shooter Has 'Tremendous Shame and Guilt'

SALEM, OREGON -- Kip Kinkel, who killed his parents before going on a shooting rampage at his Oregon high school ...

Dubai real estate to see big boom on the back of Expo 2020

New Delhi [India], June 13 (ANI/NewsVoir): Last few months have seen increased movement of people to Dubai, because of the ...

TTD Chairman pays obeisance at Vaishno Devi Shrine

Katra (Jammu and Kashmir) [India], June 13 (ANI): Chairman of the Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanams (TTD) Trust Board, Y. V. Subba ...

Nvidia plans to drop Windows 7, 8 driver support in October

Washington [US], June 12 (ANI): American multinational technology company Nvidia is planning to drop support for Windows 7, 8, and ...

China's COVID propaganda seeks to embolden foreign origins

Beijing [China], June 12 (ANI): As international pressure mounts on China to probe the origins of the novel coronavirus, Beijing ...

NBFC-MFI sector may see more restructuring of portfolio

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], June 12 (ANI): A hit to collection efficiency of non-banking finance companies and microfinance institutions (NBFCs-MFIs) owing ...

Biden pushes G7 leaders to call out China on forced labour

London [UK], June 12 (ANI): US President Joe Biden is pushing world leaders to call out China over allegations of ...

Pirates ask Chad Kuhl to try to stop Brewers once again

The Milwaukee Brewers keep rolling, with the visiting Pittsburgh Pirates the latest opponent to try to make some headway against ...

Microsoft will end support for Windows 10 in 2025

Washington [US], June 12 (ANI): With a new version of Windows, potentially called Windows 11, scheduled to launch by the ...

World renowned masters at JKYog International Festival

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], June 12 (ANI/NewsVoir): The JKYog International Festival of Yoga from Jun 15-21, 2021 in celebration of International ...

East Africa seeks R220 billion of debt to spur economies

East Africa's largest economies plan to borrow at least $16 billion (R220 billion) to fund an economic revival after Covid-19. ...

Anglo's coal retreat may boost SA fossil-fuel output

Anglo American exited its SA coal business this week - but there's a potential catch. The spinoff, Thungela Resources, could ...

What's the G-7? An international economist explains

The Group of 7 is an informal group of seven powerful democracies: Canada, France, Germany, Italy, Japan, the United Kingdom ...

For Cornwall, G-7 Summit Brings Mix of Disruption and Hope

FALMOUTH, England - Towering steel fences, masses of police, protests on the beach: The Cornish seaside's turquoise waters and white ...

IRS Data Leak RevealsHow Little America's Wealthiest Pay in Taxes

An unprecedented leak of the personal federal tax data of thousands of Americans has turbocharged a debate over wealth inequality ...

Leak of IRS Data Reveals Tax Strategies of America's Wealthiest

An unprecedented leak of the personal federal tax data of thousands of Americans has turbocharged a debate over wealth inequality ...

There Is No Labor Shortage, Only Labor Exploitation

Conservatives and corporate employers are weaving an insidious web of myths, lies and exaggerations to justify maintaining low-wage jobs.By Sonali ...

Spagnola: Most Impressive This Offseason

FRISCO, Texas - This gave me pause this week when asked who was the most impressive for the Cowboys during ...

Cochinita & co. gets Small Business Boost from Texans & Amegy Bank

Houston Texans Staff The impact of the COVID-19 pandemic has been tough on small businesses across the world. The Texans ...

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Global indifference to holding of 2020 Olympics slammed

The widely respected international medical journal The Lancet, which has been publishing medical research since 1823, has called for a ...

American Airlines invests $25 million in UK flying taxis

FORT WORTH, Texas: American Airlines will purchase flying taxis to ferry passengers high above the congestion of crowded cities.In moving ...

Apple, Amazon, Nike, criticized for using Chinese forced labor

WASHINGTON D.C.: American companies, including Amazon.com, Apple and Nike, came under fire by a U.S. Senator on Thursday for disregarding ...

Hong Kong to censor films, claiming national security concerns

HONG KONG: The Hong Kong government on Friday put in place new regulations to allow films shown on the island ...

U.S. to donate 500 million Pfizer doses by end 2022

WASHINGTON D.C.: The Biden administration has announced it will donate 500 million Pfizer Covid vaccine doses to nearly 100 countries ...

U.S. pharmacist pleads guilty to destroying Covid vaccines

MILWAUKEE, Wisconsin: A Wisconsin pharmacist is to be jailed for three years for destroying hundreds of doses of Moderna's COVID-19 ...

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