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Companies engagement in advancing social equality sincere

In the past month, there's been an outpouring of support for Black Lives Matter from America's largest corporations.You might have ...

Hong Kong stocks appreciate, elsewhere markets slide

NEW YORK, New York - Stocks in Asia were mostly on Wednesday, in line with the sell-off globally a day ...

Vouchers instead of refunds in case of canceled flights disappoint

Despite unrelenting pressures from passenger rights advocates, intense media scrutiny and strident demands from passengers, airlines have remained largely immutable ...

Big move in electric rickshaw industry, Ampere swoops on Bestway

Ampere Vehicles is acquiring Noida based E-3Wheeler company, Bestway Agencies Pvt. Ltd. (BAPL), which sells e-Rickshaws under the ELE brand. ...

Last year 53.6 million metric tons of e-waste was generated globally

One of the lessons the current coronavirus pandemic has taught us is that we depend on electronic devices more than ...

Ryder Cup at Whistling Straits postponed to 2021

This year's Ryder Cup golf showdown between Europe and the United States was postponed to 2021 on Wednesday, becoming the ...

Kanye West Breaks Ranks with Trump, Vows to Win Presidential Race

Rapper Kanye West signaled he no longer supported U.S. President Donald Trump and said he would enter the presidential race ...

UK royal residences finally reopen after virus shutdown

UPDATE | UK Labour leader says coronavirus inquiry is inevitableHowever, the State Rooms at Buckingham Palace, Frogmore House and Clarence ...

Cabinet approves Rs 1 lakh crore fund for agriculture infrastructure

New Delhi [India], July 8 (ANI): The Union Cabinet on Wednesday gave its approval to Agriculture Infrastructure Fund of Rs ...

Coronavirus recovery - the new economic thinking we need

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) is calling the coronavirus-induced economic crisis "the Great Lockdown". The phrase mimics the Great Depression ...

ADB sells $4 billion 3-year global benchmark bond

Manila [The Philippines], July 8 (ANI): The Asian Development Bank (ADB) returned to the US dollar bond market with the ...

CSC, Coca-Cola India sign pact to boost outreach in rural India

New Delhi [India], July 8 (ANI): To promote the availability of consumer products at doorsteps in rural India through local ...

Sensex falls by 346 points, auto and IT stocks tumble

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], July 8 (ANI): Equity benchmark indices fell sharply during the last hour of the trading session on ...

LIC Mutual Fund Launches eKYC Services

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], July 8 (ANI/VRPR Online): To take this even further, BSE has now partnered with LIC Mutual Fund ...

Microsoft, NSDC collaborate to empower youth with digital skills

New Delhi [India], July 8 (ANI): Microsoft and the National Skill Development Corporation (NSDC) on Wednesday announced a strategic partnership ...

Gov't boosts wage subsidy, loan programs amid COVID-19 crisis

CAGAYAN DE ORO CITY, July 8 (PIA)-- Assisting individuals and businesses through wage and emergency subsidy, and loan programs, is ...

Xinhua Photos of the Day (July 8)

BEIJING, July 8 (Xinhua) -- The world in the past 24hrs. A selection of the best daily press photos from ...

Mexican President Visits US With Focus on Trade

Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador is in Washington for meetings Wednesday with U.S. President Donald Trump days after a ...

Equity indices subdued, Nifty PSU bank up 3.2 pc

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], July 8 (ANI): Equity benchmark indices were flat with a negative bias during early hours on Wednesday ...

The latest: Coronavirus watch updates, July 8

A man with a mask walks on a street in Santiago, Chile, June 10, 2020. (Photo by Jorge Villegas /Xinhua)- ...

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Chinese government backs WHO, slams United States

TEHRAN (Tasnim) - China on Wednesday defended the World Health Organization and lashed out at the US decision to withdraw ...

Bullying of International court and Bank of England laid bare

On January 9, 2020, Ambassador Karen Pierce-the United Kingdom's permanent representative to the United Nations-spoke at a meeting on the ...

Countries across the globe re-thinking reopening as coronavirus surges

As coronavirus cases around the world approach 11.5 million, governments are struggling with how to reopen their economies, leading some ...

38% of Americans approve of President Donald Trump's performance

A new Gallup poll showed Monday that 38% of Americans approve of President Donald Trump's White House performance, a figure ...

North Dakota pipeline supported by Trump ordered to be closed

A U.S. federal judge ruled Monday that a controversial pipeline that runs through Native American lands in North Dakota be ...

Philippine military thwarts CNT militants attack on construction site

CAMP SIONGCO, Maguindanao, Philippines - Troops of the 37th Infantry Battalion, under 603rd Infantry Brigade, foiled a communist NPA (CNT) ...

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Abbott Ireland announces expansion plans, new jobs

DONEGAL, Ireland - Announcing plans to expand its workforce in Donegal, the U.S. healthcare giant Abbott unveiled plans to create 500 new jobs in the country.Abbott Ireland currently hires c ...

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