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by | September 21, 2018 | 16:16

A doctor said that the five travellers are suffering from temporary mild deafness and they're now recuperating in a Mumbai hospital. In a statement , Jet Airways expressed regret and said the flight's cockpit crew had been "taken off scheduled duties pending investigations".

by | September 18, 2018 | 09:28

There was talk of an open talk to oust May last week and Boris Johnson is very vocal in his criticism of the Chequers agreement. Asked in an interview for Panorama, asked why she thought Brexit would be good for Britain, she replied: "It gives the United Kingdom opportunities as an independent and sovereign state to build a better future for all our people".

by | September 17, 2018 | 12:08

In breaking news, the first reported instance of needles being found inside strawberry punnets in NSW has been reported . When Van Dorp bit through the strawberry, he found that he had swallowed half a sewing needle. Already struggling with low prices, Queensland strawberry growers are imploring customers to stick by their product after sewing needles were discovered in retail stocks of the fruit.

by | September 10, 2018 | 13:01

BA Chairman and Chief Executive Alex Cruz said in London the airline discovered on September 5 that bookings made between August 21 and September 5 had been infiltrated in a "very sophisticated, malicious criminal" attack. Another BA customer, Stephanie Jowers, said she contacted the airline hours before the hack was announced to query a suspicious charge on her account but was not informed it could have been compromised.

by | September 08, 2018 | 21:29

Unsworth told the Guardian he was "astonished and very angry" at Musk's Twitter blast, which the tech billionaire followed up with, "Bet ya a signed dollar it's true". However, he has continued the attack in astonishing emails to a BuzzFeed reporter. "I started to doubt whether I was also stuck in the cave", he said.

by | September 05, 2018 | 16:11

Apple's stock price fluctuated in sync with Amazon's today, with a peak around 11:30 this morning and a trough about an hour later. It is also a major streamer of video content on its Amazon Prime service. The milestone is another sign of Amazon's swift rise from an online bookseller to a behemoth that sells toilet paper, TVs and just about anything. The shares climbed as high as $2,050.50 in intraday trading in NY, just above the $2,050.27 level that gives the ecommerce and cloud computing ...

by | September 05, 2018 | 15:38

On Tuesday, Pressley became the latest primary challenger to upset a sitting Democratic member of Congress , defeating 10-term incumbent Rep. Mike Capuano in the Boston-area district once represented by John F. Female candidates in both parties have dominated key races in a year with record numbers of women seeking office. According to her website , Amatul-Wadud's platform includes support for Medicare for all, opposing religious exemption laws, and promoting a path to citizenship for ...

by | September 05, 2018 | 00:01

Amazon is the second USA company to reach a $1 trillion valuation, after Apple hit the milestone earlier this month. Its book value is greater than that of every stock market in all but 13 countries - even greater than those of Taiwan, Spain, and Italy - according to figures from the CIA's World Factbook (though several estimates are from 2015 or earlier).

by | September 04, 2018 | 17:24

In Kolkata , the price of petrol has been increased to ₹82.22 per litre while the diesel price has gone up to ₹74.19 per litre. Nearly half of the retail selling price of the two fuel is made up of central and state taxes. The fuel prices have been increasing continuously since the beginning of August on the cue of rising crude oil prices and falling rupee against the U.S.

by | September 03, 2018 | 19:29

Debt from China's interest-free loans, due by the end of 2018, would be written off for some poor African states, Mr Xi said. One of the biggest contentious issues between African countries and China has been on trade and in the three-year plan, Beijing had promised under the China-Africa Trade and Investment Facilitation Plan to carry out 50 trade programmes to improve Africa's capacity for internal and external trade and investment.

by | September 01, 2018 | 20:03

It's made from around one million pieces (including 4032 gears for the motors) and took a combined 13,438 man hours to put together. Amazingly, the 1:1 copy actually drives with power from electric motors used in Lego's standard production models.

by | September 01, 2018 | 19:26

A key element of the US-Mexico talks was the agreement on content requirements for autos produced in the region in order to qualify for duty-free NAFTA treatment, which Mexico agreed to increase to 75 percent from 62.5 percent. His left-wing successor, Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador , takes office at the beginning of December. During a brief luncheon speech before a group of insurance representatives, Trudeau focused on the future impact of a new trade agreement on Canadians.

by | August 30, 2018 | 17:27

The statistics suggest that the demonetisation exercise failed to check black money, which was claimed to be one of the main aims of banning specified notes. "The notes issued increased by 26.93 per cent from Rs 15,063.31 billion as on June 30, 2017 to Rs 19,119.60 billion as on June 30, 2018", the report said.

by | August 28, 2018 | 15:26

Details of the U.S. -Mexico agreement were expected to be unveiled later Monday. US trade officials described the agreements reached over the weekend with Mexico as a big improvement over the current free trade pact between the three countries.

by | August 28, 2018 | 13:39

USA and Mexican trade negotiators are near reconciliations over bilateral differences on the North American Free Trade Agreement ( NAFTA ). NAFTA negotiators, who began their work one year ago, have missed a series of informal deadlines, from an original goal for a deal by last December to a revised objective for an agreement in the first half of this year.

by | August 24, 2018 | 04:14

The greenback has been on the ascent in recent months as USA borrowing costs have gone up and the economy improves but it stumbled after Trump's latest criticism of the central bank. Powell, a Republican, has repeatedly said that he believes in the Fed's independence and that he and his colleagues that set interest rates will not bow to outside pressure.

by | August 21, 2018 | 11:55

The move is widely seen as an effort by Pepsi to prop up its catalogue of "healthy" food and drink options as it continues to wage battle against longtime rival Coca-Cola. SodaStream makes machines that carbonate home tap water. The company had marketed itself as a more environmentally friendly alternative to mainstream bottled drinks and therefore a threat to the giant producers.

by | August 20, 2018 | 21:16

President Donald Trump on Friday said he has instructed the US Securities and Exchanges Commission to investigate the abolition of quarterly financial reporting for US companies, after discussions with business leaders. The SEC requires public companies to report profit, revenue and other figures publicly every three months. Trump's proposal, offered in a 7:30 a.m.

by | August 20, 2018 | 20:58

USA embassy spokesman David Gainer would only confirm that a "security incident" took place. The U.S. Embassy was scheduled to close at midday Monday until the end of the week for the Islamic holiday of Eid al-Adha, according to its website.

by | August 20, 2018 | 20:12

In an tearful interviewwith The New York Times , Musk said this has been "the most hard and painful year" of his career. "This past year has been the most hard and painful year of my career", he said in the interview. In a tweet on Friday, CNBC news anchor Jim Cramer called the latest interview "devastating" and said "the safest thing for Musk right now is a medical leave".