Tue, 17 Sep 2019

Lockheed to concentrate hypersonic programs in northern Alabama

COURTLAND, Alabama - Lockheed Martin is to build a new plant for the assembly, integration and testing of hypersonics programs ...

Bankruptcy court to oversee restructure of Purdue Pharma

STAMFORD, Connecticut - Purdue Pharma has announced it has reached an agreement in principle on a framework for settling the ...

Nikkei 225 moves higher, Asian markets elsewhere flat

SYDNEY, Australia - Stocks in Japan rose on Monday, while in China and Australia the equity markets were flat.Oil prices ...

Human rights concerns over plans for no-deal Brexit

LONDON, UK - The UK government has been forced by Parliament to make public its contingency plans in the event ...

Bob Iger quits Apple as streaming services go head-to-head

CUPERTINO, California - Walt Disney Co Chief Executive Officer Bob Iger has quit the Apple board as the two companies, ...

US House Panel Launches Investigation of Transportation Chief Chao

WASHINGTON - A U.S. House of Representatives panel on Monday demanded documents from Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao as part of ...

VW in $9bn software revamp as tech shift expands

Volkswagen is bundling its software operations with an investment plan of about €8bn (R124bn) over the next three to five ...

EU Questions Hungary Over Rule of Law Concerns

BRUSSELS - European Union ministers grilled Hungary on Monday over Prime Minister Viktor Orban's tightening of restrictions around free media, ...

The future of work will still include plenty of jobs

There is now widespread anxiety over the future of work, often accompanied by calls for a basic income to protect ...

Local bourse brushes off global risks to close firmer

The JSE shrugged off the pessimism in other global indices as it surged higher on Monday. Bearishness crept up in ...

China Backtracks on Car Curbs as Economy Slows

China's government is trying to roll back a critical series of anti-pollution measures in hopes of pulling its struggling auto ...

Will Federal Reserve 'ever get into the game, asks Trump

Washington D.C. [United States], Sept 16 (ANI): Intensifying his criticism against Federal Reserve after an attack in Saudi Arabia over ...

No breakthrough in Brexit talks as Johnson dodges reporters

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson failed to convince EU leaders on Monday he has a serious plan for a Brexit ...

Zimbabwe's forex inflows fall just when they are needed most

Zimbabwe's foreign currency inflows fell 24% for the six months to June 2019, at a time when the country is ...

No-deal Brexit would be 'disaster' warns EU business lobby

A shock exit by Britain from the EU without an agreement would be "a disaster", the European employers' organisation, Business ...

Agusan Sur LGUs support Army's community support program

TALACOGON, Agusan del Sur, Sept. 16 - Two towns in the province of Agusan de Sur, together with the 26th ...

Saudis race to restore oil output after Aramco attacks

Saudi Arabia is racing to restore oil production after a brazen drone strike on a key Aramco facility slashed its ...

India, Singapore reaffirm strategic partnership

By Lee Kah WhyeSingapore, Sept 16 (ANI): India and Singapore have witnessed rapid growth in their business relations in recent ...

Creative Arts Emmys 2019: List of winners

Washington D.C. [USA], Sept 16 (ANI): The 71st Emmy Awards kicked off with a two-night event starting with the Creative ...

No 56 can stop you: Karti to P Chidambaram on his 74th birthday

New Delhi [India], Sept 16 (ANI): P Chidambaram, currently in jail, turned 74 on Monday and his son Karti Chidambaram ...

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Boks, All Blacks: Their neutral-soil duels revisited

Cape Town - A skimpy 3.06 percent that is how many Tests between the Springboks and All Blacks have been ...

Human rights concerns over plans for no-deal Brexit

LONDON, UK - The UK government has been forced by Parliament to make public its contingency plans in the event ...

Explainer: what happens when magnetic north and true north align?

At some point in recent weeks, a once-in-a-lifetime event happened for people at Greenwich in the United Kingdom.Magnetic compasses at ...

Global Nuclear Threat 'Highest Since Cuban Missile Crisis'

LONDON - World leaders meeting at the United Nations General Assembly, which begins Tuesday in New York, must make nuclear ...

Nigeria seizes properties of FA chiefs in fresh graft probe

Abuja - Nigerian authorities on Monday seized a dozen properties from senior officials of Nigeria's top football body, including its ...

Lampard trusts young guns for Chelsea Champions League bid

London - Frank Lampard said Chelsea's transfer embargo did not force his hand to play young forward Tammy Abraham, who ...

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