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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 ...

Powell signals slowing of interest rate hikes, Nasdaq rises more than 4%

NEW YORK, New York- U.S. stocks were uneasy early Wednesday following a release of a raft of economic data but ...

Canada looks to defend Indo-Pacific, protect from China

OTTAWA, Canada: Canada has launched its Indo-Pacific strategy, which includes spending worth $1.7 billion, with the aim of enhancing military ...

Hyundai, LG Energy weigh building battery plants in US Georgia

SEOUL, South Korea: Online news outlet Dailian has reported that South Korean companies Hyundai Motor Co and LG Energy Solution ...

New Zealand stocks rally despite lethargy on other Asian stock markets

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Stock markets in Asia on Wednesday took their cue from Wall Street overnight with limited moves ...

Italy to raise billions with windfall tax on energy companies

ROME, Italy: A draft of the government's 2023 budget seen by Reuters indicates that Italy plans to charge energy companies ...

Rolls-Royce and easyJet upbeat about hydrogen-powered jet engine

LONDON, England: In a world aviation first, British company Rolls-Royce has announced that it has successfully tested a hydrogen-powered aircraft ...

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 ...

No OPEC+ Oil Shakeup as Russian Price Cap Stirs Uncertainty

Frankfurt, Germany - The Saudi-led OPEC oil cartel and allied producers including Russia did not change their targets for shipping ...

EU must take action against US von der Leyen

Joe Biden's investment plan could threaten the bloc's industry, the European Commission chief has saidEuropean Commission President Ursula von der ...

Assam: CM calls for end of birth-based discrimination

Guwahati (Assam) [India], December 4 (ANI): Assam Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma on Sunday attended the last day of the ...

Disney to receive its first Indian Princess, a musical helmed by Gurinder Chadha

Los Angeles [US], December 4 (ANI): The "Disney Princess" franchise is set to go Desi with its newest addition. According ...

OPEC+ keeps output target unchanged amid market uncertainties

© Provided by Xinhua OPEC+'s output rollover decision on Sunday was announced amid increasing uncertainties in the oil market, including ...

"First time we are setting out own agenda...:" G20 Sherpa Amitabh Kant on India's Presidency

Udaipur (Rajasthan) [India], December 4 (ANI): India's G20 Presidency has come at a time when the world is under political ...

Why Big Tobacco's attempts to rehabilitate its image are so dangerous

In September, Imperial Tobacco Canada, the Canadian subsidiary of British American Tobacco, was awarded the "Great Place to Work" certification, ...

Party for 387,000 EU project attracts only six guests media

The bloc's Foreign Aid Department hosted a virtual-reality launch event in the metaverse for 18-to-35s who are ?neutral? about the ...

Centre continues its silence on Chinese incursions on border, change in status quo on LAC: Congress

New Delhi [India], December 4 (ANI): Congress on Sunday alleged that the Central government has continued its silence on Chinese ...

Advertisers back on Twitter: Elon Musk

New Delhi [India], December 4 (ANI): Twitter and Tesla Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Elon Musk indicated on Sunday that the ...

NITI Aayog CEO urges food processing sector to leverage focus on millet-based food

New Delhi [India], December 4 (ANI): NITI Aayog CEO Parameswaran Iyer urged food processing industries to leverage the focus on ...

Russia refuses to accept EU's oil price cap

Moscow [Russia], December 4 (ANI): Russia refused to accept a price cap on Russian oil which European Union along with ...

Apple plans to shift production out of China in wake of violent protests

Washington [US], December 4 (ANI): Apple, in recent weeks, is accelerating its plans to shift some of its production outside ...

Russia Rejects G7 Oil Price Cap

Russia is rejecting a price cap of $60 a barrel on Russian oil imposed by the Group of Seven and ...

EU gala party draws just six guests media

The bloc's Foreign Aid Department hosted a virtual-reality launch event in the metaverse for 18-to-35s who are ?neutral? about the ...

Amul aims to double farmers' income in next 4 years through genetically superior dairy herd: Amit Vyas

By Saurabh TrivediAnand (Gujarat) [India], December 3 (ANI): Anand Milk Union Limited (AMUL) aims to double the income of farmers ...

Check out 10 most expensive cities in the world

New Delhi [India], December 3 (ANI): According to a new index, the Russian war in Ukraine and the pandemic's aftereffects ...

Woman in South Kashmir's remote village sets up wholesale dry fruits business under govt scheme

Pulwama (Jammu and Kashmir) [India], December 3 (ANI): The government has taken various measures to empower women in urban as ...

Real wages drop globally UN

A report has warned that inflation is hitting the poorest households hardestReal wages across the world dropped in 2022 for ...

Oswald the Lucky Rabbit reappears in Disney short after 95 years

California [US], December 3 (ANI): The pre-Mickey Mouse Disney cartoon finally graces the screen again after nearly a century!According to ...

China Eases Some COVID Restrictions Following Protests

Days after protests erupted in China over the country's strict zero-COVID policy, there are signs the government is beginning to ...

US reveals secretive B-21 bomber in California

California [US], December 3 (ANI): The United States has unveiled the B-21 Raider stealth bomber, the world's first sixth-generation aircraft ...

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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 ...

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