Wed, 26 Jan 2022

Record high fertilizer prices in Mississippi mean smaller harvests

JACKSON, Mississippi: Record high fertilizer prices could result in Mississippi farmers planting smaller crops in 2022."Mississippi is such an agricultural ...

Toyota says demand causing four-year wait for Japanese Land Cruisers

TOKYO, Japan: Toyota, the world's largest carmaker, has warned Japanese buyers of its new Land Cruiser SUV that they will ...

Despite losses, American Airlines optimistic about spring travel

DALLAS, Texas: American Airlines has reported losses of $931 million in the fourth quarter of 2021. Additionally, officials have said ...

Airbus cancels Qatar Airways order for 50 aircraft

PARIS, France: European aircraft manufacturer Airbus has canceled a multi-billion dollar order by Qatar Airways for 50 of its single-aisle ...

Mixed day for Asian stocks Monday, ahead of Federal Reserve meeting

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Stocks in Asia were mixed on Monday as investors fretted over this week's meeting of the ...

Toddler plays with phone, $2,000 in furniture delivered to home

MONMOUTH JUNCTION, New Jersey: A toddler in Monmouth Junction, New Jersey, 22-month-old Ayaansh Kumar, grabbed his mother's phone, pressed a ...

Crystal Cruises cancels sailings through April

HONG KONG: Crystal Cruises is suspending planned sailings of its two ocean-going ships and one expedition ship through 29th April, ...

Jury awards customer $9 million after accidentally being served bleach

MARION COUNTY, Tennessee: Following a nearly 10-year court battle, after being served commercial-grade bleach instead of water at a Cracker ...

US home prices hit record high in 2021 with median price of $346,900

CHICAGO, Illinois: The real estate market saw a boom last year, with the median home sales price soaring to $346,900 ...

'Total' urges sanctions against Myanmar's oil and gas funds

PARIS, France - TotalEnergies, a French energy behemoth, has asked the US and French governments to approve targeted sanctions against ...

U.S. stocks sink, Nasdaq Composite sheds 385 points

NEW YORK, New York - Global stock markets reeled on Friday as interest rates fell and oil prices dived.Technology shares ...

Promise of new 5G cellular includes greater speed, more data

NEW YORK CITY, New York: Telecom companies have rolled out 5G networks in various locations across the United States over ...

Orange harvests down 3 percent, juice prices to jump

WASHINGTON D.C.: The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) has said that this year's orange crop will produce a smaller yield ...

ASX slides more than two percent as Asian shares generally dive

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Stocks in Asia fell almost across-the-board on Friday, with the biggest loser the ASX.The Australian All ...

Rising UK food costs pushing inflation to 30-year high

LONDON, England: Consumer prices in the UK have risen at their fastest rate in nearly 30 years, but experts warn ...

Ford, ADT launch antitheft technology for vehicles

DETROIT, Michigan: Ford Motor Co. and ADT, through a new joint venture called Canopy, are introducing two new vehicle security ...

Dow Jones falls 313 points as U.S. stock markets continue to correct

NEW YORK, Jan. 20 (Xinhua/Big News Network) -- U.S. stocks dropped on Thursday as the recent sell-off continued on Wall ...

IMF downgrades 2022 global growth forecast to 4.4 pct amid Omicron surge

© Provided by Xinhua Growth will slow as economies grapple with supply disruptions, higher inflation, record debt and persistent uncertainty, ...

Emerging economies to experience more pain when developed world raises interest rates: IMF

Washington [US], January 26 (ANI/Sputnik): Emerging economies that face inflationary pressure as they come out of the coronavirus pandemic are ...

Billionaire predicts rise of China as US empire collapses

Ray Dalio compares political risks in the US with recent economic growth in ChinaChina is winning the economic competition against ...

IMF Cuts Forecast for Global Economic Growth

The International Monetary Fund has lowered its forecast for the global economy's growth this year, citing the spread of the ...

Gen Bipin Rawat, Kalyan Singh awarded Padma Vibhushan posthumously; Ghulam Nabi Azad among 128 Padma awardees

New Delhi [India], January 25 (ANI): India's first Chief of Defence Staff (CDS) General Bipin Rawat and former Uttar Pradesh ...

Microsoft Chairman Satya Nadella, Alphabet CEO Sundar Pichai to be conferred with Padma Bhushan

New Delhi [India], January 25 (ANI): Chairman and CEO of Microsoft Corporation Satya Nadella and Alphabet CEO Sundar Pichai to ...

IMF cuts 2022 global economic growth forecast to 4.4 pc on US, China slowdown

Washington [US], January 25 (ANI): Amid faltering growth in the world's largest economies of the US and China due to ...

Winter Olympics' sponsors keep low profile over Beijing's human rights abuse amid risk of missing marketing opportunities in China

Washington [US], January 25 (ANI): Sponsors and advertisers of Beijing Winter Olympics 2022 are keeping a low profile over human ...

How 5G puts airplanes at risk - an electrical engineer explains

New high-speed cellphone services have raised concerns of interference with aircraft operations, particularly as aircraft are landing at airports. The ...

A great asset: Why the US is losing the war on inflation

Rising prices may be the Democrats? undoing in midterms, so no wonder Joe Biden gets riled up when asked about ...

Gems and jewellery exports surge 71 per cent to USD 28.9 billion

New Delhi [India], January 25 (ANI): India's exports of gems and jewellery surged by 71 per cent to USD 28.9 ...

Pakistan: Foreign oil companies extracting billions of rupees, says retired Justice Wajihuddin Ahmed

Islamabad [Pakistan], January 25 (ANI): The Chairman of Pakistan Qaumi Ittehad retired Justice Wajihuddin Ahmed on Tuesday said that the ...

Sensex snaps 5-day losing run, closes 366 points higher

Mumbai [India], January 25 (ANI): Snapping 5 days of losing run the Indian equities markets key indices closed in the ...

China's fiscal revenue exceeds 20 trln yuan in 2021

© Provided by Xinhua BEIJING, Jan. 25 (Xinhua) -- China's fiscal revenue rose 10.7 percent year on year to hit ...

Germany has betrayed Ukraine Kiev mayor

Boxer turned city official Vitali Klitschko claims Berlin has stabbed Ukraine in the back on several countsBerlin has repeatedly sold ...

Indipaisa and Hitachi Payment Services introduce new Fintech platform

New Delhi [India], January 25 (ANI/TPT): Hitachi Payment Services, India's foremost enabler of both cash and digital payments and Indipaisa, ...

US trade pact suspensions: what it means for Ethiopia, Mali and Guinea

Three African countries' manufacturers have lost their tariff-free access to the US market this year. This follows the US decision ...

Shootih - India's first business wealth management platform for SMEs

Indore (Madhya Pradesh) [India], January 25 (ANI/BusinessWire India):This will help small and medium-sized businesses get a consolidated, analytical view of ...

Bajaj Privilege Club: A Smart Plan for Regular Traders

Pune (Maharashtra) [India], January 25 (ANI/BusinessWire India): In the present pandemic age, the business world has managed to revive, resulting ...

US, European Leaders Align Against Russian Invasion Threat

WASHINGTON - U.S. President Joe Biden met virtually Monday afternoon with key European leaders about the ongoing threat of a ...

Macron voices need to work for quick de-escalation around Ukraine

Paris [France], January 25 (ANI/Sputnik): French President Emmanuel Macron expressed concern about the situation near the borders of Ukraine and ...

Angie Frederick joins C5MI as Partner and Chief Operating Officer

Hyderabad (Telangana) [India]/ Chicago [US], January 25 (ANI/PRNewswire): Angie Frederick has been named the Chief Operating Officer and Partner of ...

'I was such a big fan of yours until I saw this', Taylor Swift calls out Damon Albarn for criticizing her writing

Washington [US], January 25 (ANI): 11-time Grammy-winner Taylor Swift has slammed musician Damon Albarn for saying that she doesn't write ...

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Small terrorist groups active in Pakistan after Taliban's success

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan - Interior Minister Sheikh Rashid admitted on Saturday that there has been an increase in terror attacks in ...

India refuses to buy Nepali power produced by Chinese equipment

KATHMANDU, Nepal - As Nepal's private sector prepares to sell electricity in India's power exchange market, its southern neighbor has ...

Vayu Sena Medal conferred upon Wing Commander Chinmaya Patro

New Delhi [India], January 26 (ANI): For displaying exceptional courage in an extremely hostile area in Operation Triveni, Wing Commander ...

Russian Prof Tatiana Shaumyan conferred with Padma Shri award for contribution to literature, education

Moscow [Russia], January 26 (ANI): Tatiana Shaumyan, a Russian scholar and champion of Indo-Russian friendship is being conferred with the ...

Country needs patriots like Kalam, not traitors like Jinnah, says RSS leader

Varasani (Uttar Pradesh) [India], January 26 (ANI): Senior Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh leader Indresh Kumar on Tuesday said that India needs ...

President approves Tatrakshak medals to Indian Coast Guard personnel

New Delhi [India], January 25 (ANI): President Ram Nath Kovind has awarded President's Tatrakshak Medal (PTM) and Tatrakshak Medal (TM) ...

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