Fri, 22 Jan 2021

European Union's external fishing activities under scrutiny

The EU has a large fleet that fishes outside European waters. Nearly a third of its catch comes from non-EU ...

Stocks in Asia make upward thrust, greenback falters again

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Shares in Asia followed their U.S. counterparts on Thursday, rising into the stratosphere.the Hong Kong key ...

U.S. stocks jump sharply after inauguration

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks rallied to new record highs on Wednesday as the 46th president of the ...

Jack Ma reappears after disappearing from public view 2 months ago

Chinese billionaire Jack Ma has made his first public appearance since openly criticizing China's financial regulatory system just over two ...

Shares generally gain ground in Asia, while greenback flounders

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Stock markets in Asia generally advanced on Wednesday, confident the incoming Biden administration will take positive ...

Taiwanese company Acer unveils 5 new PCs priced at under $500

TAIPEI, Taiwan - The Taiwanese multinational hardware and electronics company, Acer unveiled five new workstations focused on schools on Tuesday, ...

U.S. stocks rise for last hurrah as Trump exits White House

U.S. stocks rose on Tuesday, the last day of Donald Trump's presidency.It was a fitting farewell as numerous records were ...

Fishers get boost as Ireland designates 5 new ports for IUU and NEAFC

DUBLIN, Ireland - Five additional Irish ports for UK registered Northern Ireland vessel landings have been designated for both IUU ...

Asian stocks on fire, U.S. dollar comeback fizzles

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Stocks in Asia were hot on Tuesday, although mainland China was running against the trend.In Hong ...

SEBI imposes Rs 1 crore fine on HDFC Bank

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], January 22 (ANI): Stock market regulator SEBI has imposed a penalty of Rs one crore on HDFC ...

Hagy edges An, Kim to grab PGA lead in California desert

American Brandon Hagy sank a career-best 10 birdies in shooting an eight-under-par 64 to grab the lead after Thursday's opening ...

ESL, players union announce 'Return to LAN' protocol

ESL Gaming moved closer to a return of in-person esports competition, announcing in tandem with the Counter-Strike Professional Players' Association ...

Delhi HC refuses to stay release of film 'The White Tiger'

New Delhi [India], January 22 (ANI): The Delhi High Court on Thursday refused to grant any interim relief to Hollywood ...

Hagy (64) owns first-round lead at The American Express

Brandon Hagy, a late entry in The American Express field, shot an 8-under-par 64 on Thursday to take the first-round ...

European Central Bank Says COVID Stimulus Policies to Stay in Place

European Central Bank President Christine Lagarde said Thursday the bank will keep its COVID-19-related economic stimulus package in place as ...

Why the EU's global fishing activities can't be called sustainable yet

The EU has a large fleet that fishes outside European waters. Nearly a third of its catch comes from non-EU ...

Mark Wilson WDs from The American Express after positive test

Mark Wilson withdrew from The American Express after testing positive for COVID-19 prior to Thursday's opening round. First alternate Matt ...

ECB leaves monetary policy on hold as lockdown worries loom

© Provided by Xinhua | Photo taken on Jan. 21, 2021 shows the European Central Bank (ECB) President Christine Lagarde ...

President expresses grief over deaths in SII fire incident

New Delhi [India], January 21 (ANI): President Ram Nath Kovind on Thursday expressed grief over the demise of five people ...

Another fire breaks out at SII, Pune

Pune (Maharashtra) [India], January 21 (ANI): Another fire broke out again in one of the compartments of the building at ...

Reserve Bank keeps rates on hold at 3.5%

The Reserve Bank has decided to keep rates unchanged at 3.5%, in line with the expectations of economists.Governor Lesetja Kganyago ...

5 dead in fire incident at SII, Pune

Pune (Maharashtra) [India], January 21 (ANI): As many as five people died in the fire that broke out at Serum ...

JUST IN | Reserve Bank keeps rates on hold at 3.5%

The Reserve Bank has decided to keep rates unchanged at 3.5%, in line with the expectations of economists.Governor Lesetja Kganyago ...

Motif India to partner Microsoft's ISV

Mumbai (Maharashtra)[India], January 21 (ANI/BusinessWire India): Even as schools grapple with the dilemma of opening, they have realised the importance ...

JSPL posts consolidated profit at Rs 2,432 crore in Q3

New Delhi [India], Jan 21 (ANI): Jindal Steel and Power Ltd (JSPL) said on Thursday it continues to benefit from ...

No major injuries due to fire at SII's Manjari plant

Pune (Maharashtra) [India], January 21 (ANI): The fire which started at the Serum Institute of India's (SII) Manjri plant on ...

Tokyo stocks close higher on US rallies

Tokyo stocks closed higher Thursday, extending US rallies on hopes of new stimulus after President Joe Biden took office.The Bank ...

Sensex slips below 50,000 on profit booking

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], Jan 21 (ANI): The SP BSE Sensex crossed historical milestone of 50,000 in Thursday's session as benchmark ...

The new BMW 3 Series Gran Limousine launched in India

Chennai (Tamil Nadu)[India], January 21(ANI/BusinessWire India): BMW India has launched the new BMW 3 Series Gran Limousine in the country. ...

European stocks extend gains on Biden bounce

European stock markets rose at the start of trading Thursday.Joe Biden on Wednesday signed a flurry of executive orders, starting ...

Markets welcome Biden presidency with healthy gains

Asian and European markets welcomed Joe Biden's first day as US president with broad gains Thursday.Soon after being sworn in, ...

Fruit Traders on Dragon Fruit name changed to Kamalam

Vadodara (Gujarat) [India], January 21 (ANI): The decision of the Gujarat Government to rename dragon fruit as 'Kamalam' is getting ...

Syngene reports 11 pc growth in Q3 PAT at Rs 102 cr

Bengaluru (Karnataka) [India], January 21 (ANI): Biocon's subsidiary Syngene International has reported 11 per cent growth in earnings before interest, ...

USAGM Head Resigns Following Biden Request

WASHINGTON - The head of the U.S. Agency for Global Media stepped down Wednesday afternoon at the request of President ...

Biden Plans to Forgive Some Federal Student Loans

President Joe Biden plans to make sweeping changes for students who borrow loans from the federal government, which could result ...

China's economy to grow by over 7 pct in 2021: Credit Suisse

© Provided by Xinhua | Aerial photo taken on Aug. 27, 2019 shows cargo ships at a wharf of Wenfeng ...

Sensex breaches 50K mark, Reliance gains 2.2 pc

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], January 21 (ANI): Equity benchmark indices scaled new record highs during early hours on Thursday with the ...

Novak Djokovic: Good intentions in 'misconstrued' letter

After Novak Djokovic received criticism for his request that Australian tennis official adjust their COVID-19 quarantine protocols, the world's top-ranked ...

IFFCO is Number 1 among top 300 cooperatives of the world

New Delhi [India], January 21 (ANI): The Indian Farmers Fertiliser Cooperative Limited (IFFCO) has stepped up to 65th position in ...

Phil Mickelson will 're-evaluate things' if struggles continue

Phil Mickelson said he will "re-evaluate things" if he doesn't get off to a solid start to his 2020 PGA ...

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Europe says it is ready for a new start with U.S.

LONDON, UK - World leaders have congratulated Joe Biden following his inauguration Wednesday as the 46th U.S. president. Many allies ...

NYC man accused of threatening to murder Representatives and Senators

NEW YORK CITY, New York - A New York City man who who stoked tensions before and after the storming ...

48 years after winning Senate seat, Biden assumes presidency

The end of Donald Trump's dysfunctional tenure in the White House means the start of a relatively normal presidency under ...

Former President Donald Trump arrives at new home, Mar-a-Lago

U.S. President Donald Trump left the White House for the final time on Wednesday, heading by helicopter to a nearby ...

B'Tselem describes Israel as apartheid state

Last week Israeli human rights group B'Tselem released a position paper describing for the first time in its 30-year history, ...

Inauguration Day for Joe Biden and Kamala Harris arrives

WASHINGTON, DC - With a promise to 'heal' America, which in recent months witnessed a chaotic election and messy transition ...

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