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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 ...

New Zealand stocks rally despite lethargy on other Asian stock markets

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Stock markets in Asia on Wednesday took their cue from Wall Street overnight with limited moves ...

Italy to raise billions with windfall tax on energy companies

ROME, Italy: A draft of the government's 2023 budget seen by Reuters indicates that Italy plans to charge energy companies ...

Rolls-Royce and easyJet upbeat about hydrogen-powered jet engine

LONDON, England: In a world aviation first, British company Rolls-Royce has announced that it has successfully tested a hydrogen-powered aircraft ...

Nasdaq Composite drops 66 points in otherwise uneventful day

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stock markets remained on edge on Tuesday, with the major indices all finishing flat ...

Twitter signing up two million users per day, says Musk

SAN Francisco, California: As he struggles with a mass exodus of advertisers and users switching to other platforms, Twitter Chief ...

Raids begin in Tokyo Olympics corruption investigation

TOKYO, Japan: Japanese prosecutors raided the headquarters of advertising company Dentsu, as part of a widening investigation into corruption during ...

U.S. stocks drop sharply following Chinese protests, Nasdaq sheds 177 points

NEW YORK, New York - Concern about the spreading of Covid-19 across China kept investors on edge Monday, with all ...

UK holds $65 million in alleged criminal bank account

LONDON, England: The UK National Crime Agency has obtained a civil recovery order for some $65 million of suspected criminal ...

Holiday iPhone shipments threatened by unrest at Foxconn plant

TAIPEI, Taiwan: After thousands of employees quit, Foxconn's flagship Zhengzhou iPhone plant in China anticipates a reduction in November shipments, ...

Stocks markets across Asia Pacific rattled by protests in China

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Widespread protests sweeping through a number of cities in China sent jitters through Asian stock markets ...

US targets Huawei, ZTE technology, bans all imports

WASHINGTON D.C.: The U.S. is banning the importation of all communications equipment made by Chinese companies Huawei and ZTE, citing ...

US smartphones record 48% of $9 billion online sales on Black Friday

NEW YORK CITY, New York: Just-released sales results show U.S. consumers spent a record $9.12 billion in online purchases during ...

Workers to decide on joining union at new Ohio auto battery plant

WARREN, Ohio: Next month, workers at a General Motors-LG Energy battery cell manufacturing plant in Ohio will decide whether to ...

Self-driving Tesla software available in North America, says Musk

AUSTIN, Texas: Elon Musk has announced that Tesla's Full Self-Driving Beta software is now available in North America. The electric ...

Robust benchmarks critical for stability of the financial system: RBI Deputy Governor

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], December 2 (ANI): RBI Deputy Governor T Rabi Sankar has talked about the reforms undertaken in financial ...

RBI launches retail digital rupee on pilot basis

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], December 1 (ANI): The RBI on Thursday announced the launch of a digital rupee retail pilot for ...

'Can there be cheaper, crasser comment'; Cong reminds PM of Manmohan remark

New Delhi [India], December 1 (ANI): Amid the war of words between the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and the Congress ...

EU has no legal way to seize Russian assets officials

Brussels still hopes to use the frozen funds to finance Ukraine, the Wall Street Journal reportsEU officials have said they ...

Kremlin hits back at Ukraine tribunal calls

Moscow would reject any such measure organized by the West, presidential press-secretary Dmitry Peskov saysThe West has no legal right ...

EU country's economy shrinking

Finland's GDP decreased by 0.3% in July through September from the previous quarter, official data showsFinland's economy has continued to ...

"Don't want to fall prey..." Kharge on "Ravana" remarks

Vadodara (Gujarat) [India], December 1 (ANI): Amid the slugfest over his "Ravana" jibe at Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Congress president ...

Nagaland's Hornbill Festival begins at Kisama

Kisama (Nagaland) [India], December 1 (ANI): The 23rd Edition of the Hornbill Festival began at Naga Heritage Village, Kisama on ...

Kim Kardashian-Kanye West settle divorce: Let's take a look back at their relationship

Washington [US], December 1 (ANI): And it's all over for fans, as Kimye's journey has come to an end! Kim ...

Iraq rebuffs fresh Chinese investment proposals amid Beijing's tightening hold over its oil industry

Baghdad [Iraq], December 1 (ANI): Iraq has begun rebuffing Chinese investment proposals to move away from Chinese dependence. As scepticism ...

US climate law risks fragmenting the west Macron

Washington's incentives for green businesses are a concern for the French leaderA new US incentive scheme to subsidize local electric ...

G-20 presidency: Australia looks forward to working closely with India to achieve shared objectives

New Delhi [India], December 1 (ANI): On the occasion of India assuming the G20 presidency, Australian envoy to India, Barry ...

New iOS 16 update from Apple brings optimizes car crash detection festure

Washington [US], December 1 (ANI): American tech giant Apple recently released the iOS 16.1.2 update for iPhones, and the company ...

L-T raises $107-mn sustainability-linked loan from Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corp

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], December 1 (ANI): Larsen and Toubro (L and T) on Thursday said it has successfully closed a ...

Macron warns US climate plan may 'fragment the West'

Washington's incentives for green businesses would make the European economy less attractive for investors, the French leader saidA new US ...

Yellen hints at national security probe into Twitter purchase

The senior US official previously said there was ?no basis? for an investigation into the $44 billion dealUS Treasury Secretary ...

Foreign investors infused Rs 36,239 crore in Indian stock markets in November

New Delhi [India], December 1 (ANI): Foreign portfolio investors (FPIs) have infused funds worth Rs 36,239 crore in Indian stock ...

Indian stock indices hit fresh highs on strong fundamentals

New Delhi [India], December 1 (ANI): Indian stock indices traded sharply higher on Thursday morning and hit their lifetime highs ...

US Fed Chair says moderation in rate hike likely in next policy meet

Washington [US], December 1 (ANI): The US Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell on Wednesday (local time) hinted about moderating interest ...

India to receive over record USD 100 billion in remittances in 2022: World Bank

Washington [US], December 1 (ANI): Retaining its spot as the world's top recipient of remittances, migrant workers from India are ...

Khokhloma: All you need to know about the gold painted tableware

Khokhloma is one of the most recognizable of Russian-related designs. When you look at it, you realize that it can't ...

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King could step in if Malaysia parliament cannot choose leader

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia: As support for a conservative Islamic alliance prevented major coalitions from winning a simple majority in its ...

Six feet of snow falls in western New York for first storm of year

BUFFALO, New York: Just ahead of the busy Thanksgiving holiday week, western New York state was hit by a snowstorm, ...

After 73 years, Biden tells Palestinians to wait until conditions are right

NEW YORK CITY: Granting Palestine full state membership status at the UN would be a "practical" step that could preserve ...

Naomi Biden, granddaughter of president, married at White House

WASHINGTON D.C.: Naomi Biden, the 28-year-old granddaughter of U.S. President Joe Biden and first lady Jill Biden, was married on ...

Scores dead after 5.6 magnitude quake rocks Indonesia

JAKARTA, Indonesia - The casualty toll in Monday's magnitude 5.6 earthquake in Indonesia keeps rising.At the latest count on Tuesday, ...

US to remove dams on west coast river to protect endangered salmon

WASHINGTON D.C.: In the largest dam removal undertaking in U.S. history, a U.S. agency last week approved the decommissioning of ...

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