Economy

Sessions: NFL should require players to stand during anthem

Sessions: NFL should require players to stand during anthem Mr. Sessions said the department would file more statements in the weeks and months to come. Attorney General Jeff Sessions said sports players who refuse to stand for the National Anthem are making a "provocative" act and can "expect" to get condemned by the president. [Full Article...]

Oil prices rally after OPEC meeting

The global benchmark crude traded at a premium of US$5.76 to WTI . Although market rebalancing is underway, OPEC and friends would have to extend their collective cuts for the whole of 2018 to achieve the market balance and erase the inventory overhang, according to Wittner. [Full Article...]

Oil prices fluctuate as uncertainty persists over OPEC production-cut extension

Oil prices fluctuate as uncertainty persists over OPEC production-cut extension Nigerian oil production remains below 1.8 million barrels per day, in compliance with a quota set on the African nation by OPEC earlier this year in response to its explosive output growth through 2017. In addition, rising crude prices have encouraged U.S. shale oil producers to ramp up output, a further reason why the drawdown on global inventories has taken longer than expected. [Full Article...]

Sensex, Nifty end lower; banks fall

Sensex, Nifty end lower; banks fall Key Indian equity indices on Friday witnessed the steepest fall since November 2016, on the back of escalating geo-political tensions between North Korea and the USA, a weak rupee and heavy selling pressure in capital goods, metal and banking stocks. [Full Article...]

IOS 11 Control Center: Wi-Fi And Bluetooth Don't Fully Turn Off

IOS 11 Control Center: Wi-Fi And Bluetooth Don't Fully Turn Off Instead, it disconnects you from other Bluetooth devices and Wi-Fi networks. In the new Control Center , which features a number of new one-touch controls that can be summoned from any screen while using an iOS device, there are individual buttons for Wi-Fi and Bluetooth . [Full Article...]

Taco Bell Opening 300 Locations, Ditching Drive-Through, Adding Alcohol

Taco Bell Opening 300 Locations, Ditching Drive-Through, Adding Alcohol They will feature local artwork and open kitchens, so you can watch your food being cooked. But possibly the biggest change on tap for the food retailer is adding alcohol to its menu. Taco Bell will reportedly open between 300 and 350 locations in big cities like Detroit, Pittsburgh, Nashville and NY. It's a first in the US for Taco Bell, which is owned by Louisville, Kentucky-based Yum ... [Full Article...]

Should you download the new Apple iOS 11?

Should you download the new Apple iOS 11? Once you select the screen recording button you'll have three seconds to get to whatever you want to record, whether that's a message conversation or photo album. From there you can drag and drop apps to initiate multitasking, with your choice of recently opened apps or a permanent roster of your favorites. Now, iOS 11 starts downloading. [Full Article...]

Call for full list of Ryanair cancellations

Call for full list of Ryanair cancellations We had already received the information on the cancelled flights up to Wednesday 20 September , and these new details run from Monday 25 September to Saturday 28 October. Make sure you have all your details to hand, including your flight number and banks details you booked the flight with. In addition, passengers can also claim compensation. [Full Article...]

What we know so far about the London subway attack

What we know so far about the London subway attack As a manhunt takes place across the capital, authorities have tightened security on all transport hubs, The New York Times reports . Sky news, citing unnamed sources, reported that the device did not fully explode. Britain's official threat level stands at " severe ", the second-highest rung on a five-point scale, meaning an attack is highly likely. According to the health service, 22 p... [Full Article...]

Oracle's Q1 Profit & Revenue Beat The Street, But Outlook Disappoints

Oracle's Q1 Profit & Revenue Beat The Street, But Outlook Disappoints Shares are up more than 37 percent this year, almost doubling the growth in the NASDAQ composite index. Oracle Corporation (ORCL ) average trading volume of 10,997,505 during the past month is 13.77% below its average volume over the past year, indicating that investors have been less active than usual in the stock in recent times. [Full Article...]

Iraq referendum : Parliament votes to reject poll on Kurdish independence

Iraq referendum : Parliament votes to reject poll on Kurdish independence McGurk said the alternative plan was presented to Kurdish President Masoud Barzani by representatives of the USA, the United Nations and the U.K. during a meeting Thursday at the anti-IS coalition's command center in Duhok. The Turkish Foreign Ministry said on Thursday that there would be a "price to pay" should the Kurdish Regional Government (KRG) in northern Iraq insist on holding the independe... [Full Article...]

Israel's Teva Pharma appoints Lundbeck's Kare Schultz as CEO

Israel's Teva Pharma appoints Lundbeck's Kare Schultz as CEO Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Limited on 6/29/2017 reported its EPS as $1.31 with the analysts projecting the EPS of the stock as $1.28. Sandler O'Neill downgraded the shares of BR in report on Thursday, September 29 to "Hold" rating. (NASDAQ:LSTR). Moreover, Renaissance Technology Ltd Liability Company has 0.02% invested in Landstar System, Inc. The stock has a beta value of 0.56. [Full Article...]

Apple introduces Apple TV 4K

Apple introduces Apple TV 4K All of your existing iTunes HD movie purchases are upgraded to 4K HDR for free, which is a huge upgrade. In India, Apple TV 4K starts at INR 15900 for 32GB and is priced at INR 17900 for 64GB. So it looks like Apple ended up coming out on top in their recent battle with studios over 4K home video pricing . You'll also be able to use the TV to view photos and videos on your TV screen, listen... [Full Article...]

NZ dollar falls as greenback recovers with weakening Irma

NZ dollar falls as greenback recovers with weakening Irma Meanwhile, North Korea celebrated its 69th anniversary without testing any missiles or nuclear bombs alleviating concern it would use the occasion to flaunt its fire power. Petersburg area, though in a weakened state. While devastating, Irma didn't reach the feared Category 5 storm that some had expected and looks to have spared Miami, helping the dollar push off its lowest level in more than tw... [Full Article...]

China eyes ban on petrol vehicles

China eyes ban on petrol vehicles Xin Guobin, vice minister of the ministry of industry and information technology, did not say when the world's largest vehicle market would implement such a ban. China is looking to join the growing number of countries setting bans in place for vehicles that run on fossil fuels. As a broad report from analyst firm RethinkX put it in May , vehicle companies could be looking at "total disruption... [Full Article...]

Oil prices decline on Hurricane Irma

Oil prices decline on Hurricane Irma USA crude oil prices are rising today, trading at levels not seen since earlier August as investors worry whether yet another devastating storm could be heading for US shores. That was the biggest plunge since September 2005 after Hurricanes Katrina and Rita, according to Richard Hastings, macro strategist at Seaport Global Securities. [Full Article...]

Uber takes steps against diesel cars in London

Uber takes steps against diesel cars in London At least one analyst questioned Uber's intentions. The extra change will reportedly help fund a scheme whereby Uber drivers can receive up to £5,000 towards the cost of upgrading their vehicle to a hybrid or electric model. That might appeal to passengers, but obviously it won't help drivers who still need to work while they save for a new electric or hybrid vehicle. Those familiar with Uber m... [Full Article...]

If we had to drive an electric vehicle, it'd be this Jaguar

If we had to drive an electric vehicle, it'd be this Jaguar The latest is Jaguar which announced today that starting in 2020, all of its new cars will either be some type of hybrid or EV. Jaguar will launch its first electric vehicle, the I-Pace, next year. According to the perspective the only part of a vehicle owned by a consumer is the steering wheel, which has been named the Sayer after Malcolm Sayer , designer of the E-type. [Full Article...]

US Treasury Secretary Wants More Sanctions on N. Korea

US Treasury Secretary Wants More Sanctions on N. Korea Texas Gov. Greg Abbott on Sunday said the price tag for Hurricane Harvey relief could reach as high as $180 billion, arguing the devastated population and area is "far larger" than ones swamped by Hurricane Katrina and Superstorm Sandy in years past. [Full Article...]

Skill development minister Rajiv Pratap Rudy resigns - reshuffle round the corner?

Skill development minister Rajiv Pratap Rudy resigns - reshuffle round the corner? Late in the evening, Shah was learnt to have driven down to meet Prime Minister Narendra Modi at his official residence, sources said. A rejig of the government has been due for months now, especially after vacancies and transformed alliances. [Full Article...]


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