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Manufacturers predict US baby formula shortage to continue

NEW YORK CITY, New York: The infant formula shortage that has persisted in the U.S. for nearly a year, is ...

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 ...

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 ...

Rickshaw puller accuses Andhra Pradesh police of ignoring complaint, climbs onto telecom tower

West Godavari (Andhra Pradesh) [India], December 5 (ANI): A rickshaw puller, who accused the Andhra Pradesh police of ignoring his ...

China promotes further opening in panda bond market

© Provided by Xinhua BEIJING, Dec. 5 (Xinhua) -- China has announced improved fund management rules for panda bond issuance ...

CCI chief stresses on need for innovative perspectives of competition agencies to apply existing instruments

New Delhi [India], December 5 (ANI): Competition Commission of India Acting Chairperson Sangeeta Verma on Monday stressed on the need ...

RBI imposes Rs 5-lakh penalty on Bharat Co-operative Bank

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], December 5 (ANI): The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) on Monday imposed a monetary penalty of Rs ...

Delhi HC seeks RBI stand on PIL seeking uniform banking code for foreign exchange transactions

New Delhi [India], December 5 (ANI): The Delhi High Court on Monday sought a response from the Reserve Bank of ...

EU finalizing plan for new anti-Russia sanctions Politico

The bloc may reportedly blacklist 180 Russian entities and individuals in the tech, financial and media sectorsEU officials have discussed ...

US funded Chinese lab for intelligence op whistleblower

America's technology transfer to China resulted in the Covid-19 pandemic, a former EcoHealth Alliance executive claimsUS-funded bioresearch on foreign soil ...

Germany to miss NATO spending target study

Berlin has, however, managed to earmark ?10 billion ($10.5 billion) to buy American F-35A fighter jets, Bloomberg reportsDespite Chancellor Olaf ...

Smugglers adapt to changing dynamics of pandemic, start novel way of ops: DRI report

New Delhi [India], December 5 (ANI): The COVID-19 pandemic has forced smugglers and contraband traffickers to swiftly adapt to the ...

EU finalizing plan for next wave of sanctions Politico

The bloc may reportedly blacklist 180 Russian entities and individuals in the tech, financial and media sectorsEU officials have discussed ...

35 basis points repo rate hike looks imminent from RBI policy meet: SBI Research

New Delhi [India], December 5 (ANI): The Reserve Bank of India is likely to hike rates in smaller magnitude in ...

Eminent economist flags 'biggest bubble in world history'

Robert Kiyosaki has urged investors to dump their paper assets and to consider buying physical goldThe economy today is the ...

EU experts raise concerns over funding to front groups linked to Muslim Brotherhood

Brussels [Belgium], December 5 (ANI): Brussels-based think tank South Asia Democratic Forum (SADF) last week held a webinar titled 'The ...

Indian stock indices extend losses to second day; Sensex down over 300 pts

New Delhi [India], December 5 (ANI): Ahead of a key RBI policy meeting starting Monday, the Indian stock indices traded ...

Bank of Baroda expects 25-35 basis points rate hike from Dec 5-7 RBI policy meet

New Delhi [India], December 5 (ANI): The Reserve Bank of India's three-day monetary policy committee meeting commences today. Financial markets ...

RBI's 3-day monetary policy meet to start today; all eyes on rate hike stance

New Delhi [India], December 5 (ANI): The Reserve Bank of India's three-day monetary policy committee meeting is set to commence ...

World Bank: Indian migrant workers from Singapore, other countries send home record USD100 billion in 2022

By Lee Kah WhyeSingapore, December 5 (ANI): A World Bank report published last week revealed that remittance flows to India ...

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 ...

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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 ...

Guards Massacred 83 Tigrayan Prisoners at Camp in Southern Ethiopia

A published report says Ethiopian guards and villagers massacred 83 Tigrayan prisoners at a camp in southern Ethiopia last November ...

Cameroon WelcomesUS Indictment of Suspected Separatist Sponsors

Yaounde, Cameroon - Cameroon's government is praising U.S. authorities for arresting three Cameroonian Americans accused of supporting separatist violence in ...

India has a good chance to win the men's hockey world cup: Former Pakistan forward Tahir Zaman

New Delhi [India], December 5 (ANI): Pakistan hockey legend Tahir Zaman has said that Team India has a good chance ...

Why women sometimes stay with abusers: insights from a Nigerian study

Domestic violence is a public health problem in most parts of the world. A 2021 United Nations report showed that ...

Why Britain should immediately withdraw from Mauritius' Chagos Islands

Britain is on the cusp of decolonising Mauritius - again. The first attempt at decolonisation took place in 1968 but ...

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