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Drift analysis says MH370 likely crashed north of search

The plane flying from Kuala Lumpur to Beijing went off the radar on 8 March 2014 with 239 passengers and crew on board. In December, just as the search was wr...


UK retail sales post biggest quarterly fall since 2010

Year-on-year, retail sales growth slowed to 1.7 per cent in March from 3.7 per cent in February, compared with forecasts of 3.4 per cent growth. With consumer...


Sensex, Nifty Reverse Early Gains Ahead Of French Election

The NSE Nifty rose by 32.90 points or 0.36 per cent to 9,136.40 points, while the Sensex closed at 29,422.39 points - up 85.82 points or 0.29 per cent. HDFC Ban...


Schlumberger N.V. (NASDAQ:SLB) To Release Earnings

Sell-side analysts have also provided a consensus recommendation of 1.90 on company shares. Since the start of the New Year, Schlumberger Limited (NYSE:SLB)...


Paris attack could influence undecided voters in presidential election

Until now, Le Pen had struggled to get the campaign to focus on her party's trademark tough security and immigration stance. With regards to the specific fact...


Toronto proposes tax on home purchases by foreigners

Premier Kathleen Wynne's Liberals are widely expected to reveal housing policy measures when Sousa issues his budget on April 27. Local house hunters are incr...


United Airlines can't say if video has hit sales

United's first-quarter financial results shows higher profits than those expected by analysts, which Munoz said gave the company "a lot of confidence about the ...


Labour MP says her party is not trying to win election

Because the British people know that they are the true wealth creators, held back by a system rigged for the wealth extractors. After news sites - including t...


Oil prices tumble on U.S. inventories data

OPEC will decide at a meeting on May 25 whether to prolong the cuts it pledged to make starting in January, he said . "We are optimistic the policy measures ...


Former RCB owner Mallya arrested in the UK

He was arrested earlier on Tuesday by the Metropolitan Police's extradition unit on behalf of authorities in India, where he is wanted in connection with money ...


Two people killed during anti-government protests in Venezuela

Venezuela's public prosecutor, Luisa Ortega, a member of the ruling Socialist party, urged security forces to guarantee the ability to dissent. Tens of thousand...


France's Fillon cancels Friday election campaign event after Paris shooting

Jones noted yesterday's terror attack in Paris and said Le Pen is the only one responding, proposing that suspected terrorists be expelled from the countr...


British lawmakers back PM May, give resounding approval to snap election

Philip Dunne, Owen Paterson, Daniel Kawczynski, Lucy Allan, Mark Pritchard, and Glyn Davies, all voted with the government to abandon the fixed-term parliament ...


No tears over spilled milk as Canada fires back at Trump

But after dairy farmers in Canada's largest province of Ontario complained about competing with lower US prices for the milk product, the Ontario government cha...


North Korea Warns US And Its Allies Of 'Super-Mighty Pre-Emptive Strike'

North Korea will definitely be in the United Nations spotlight on April 28 when U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson presides at a Security Council meeting ...


Nasscom faults selective restrictions on US visas

Chandrashekhar said Thursday. Amid concerns over the US' changed H1-B visa programme, India has said it was in touch with the Trump administration and m...


United Airlines to testify at hearing after violent video surfaces

The flight had been overbooked, as the airline was trying to make room for four crew members from a sister airline. "We are looking at a broad array of issues...


F1: Ferrari's (NYSE:RACE) Sebastian Vettel Takes Chequered Flag at Bahrain

Checkout what Lewis Hamilton did to get a five second penalty that probably cost him the race. He went on to pass the Australian before serving his penalty d...


Ronaldo in a league of his own - Zidane

After losing the first leg 2-1 at Allianz Arena, Bayern had pulled the tie back to 3-3 on aggregate when Arturo Vidal was sent off on 84 minutes, receiving a se...


Bill O'Reilly Leaves Fox News, Tucker Carlson Takes His Slot

And he keeps echoing in the broader media landscape. "About three weeks after appearing on his show, I received an email ... asking if I would after dinner wi...


Oil prices mixed after U.S. production seen rising

Kuwait needs the price hike to fill a $26 billion hole in its national budget. That is the highest in about two years. Brent crude futures were up 19 cents ...


Oil prices dip on bloated US market, mixed Saudi signals

The U.S. Energy Information Administration early Wednesday reported that crude supplies fell by a more-than-expected 1 million barrels for the week ended Apri...


United States existing home sales hit 10-year high in March

Existing-home sales in the West dropped 1.6% to an annual rate of 1.22 million in March, but they remain 5.2% higher than March 2016 totals. Meanwhile, the m...


Bebe Is Closing All 175 of Its Stores

The company said it was not clear yet how large a loss the decision would trigger. Bebe is closing all its stores, the latest brick-and-mortar retailer to get...


Oil spill reported on North Slope, volume unknown

About 45 minutes later, they determined that the well was spraying a mist of crude oil into the air. That's still down by nearly three-quarters from the peak of...


Trump Backs Baldwin's American-Made Construction Bill

Trump's visit to Wisconsin takes him to the congressional district of House Speaker Paul Ryan, who won't be joining the president because he's on a congressiona...


Ashmore Group plc (ASHM) Given "Hold" Rating at Peel Hunt

On Tuesday analysts at HSBC reiterated Barclays PLC's (LON:BARC) shares as "Buy" in a research note issued to investors. Finally, Deutsche Bank AG raised Pagegr...


The USS Carl Vinson is still nowhere near North Korea

During a White House press briefing last week, Sean Spicer, when asked about the decision to send the strike force to North Korea, claimed the move to be a ...


Iran 'not living up to the spirit' of nuclear deal

US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson on Wednesday accused Iran of "alarming ongoing provocations" to destabilise countries in the Middle East as the Trump ad...


NewsAlert: Strident Trump targets Canadian trade on energy, lumber, dairy

One senior government official who spoke on the condition of anonymity characterized one portion of the visit as a "trade-mission oriented trip on softwood". Tr...


General Motors plant seized, protesters killed in Venezuela

Capriles said that one of the fundamental requirements for the opposition to abandon street protests is for the democratically-elected government of Maduro to s...


Khurshid raps govt. over 'premature hullaballoo' of Mallya's arrest

In April 2016 India revoked Mallya's passport, and began seeking his extradition from the United Kingdom the following month. Following is the legal twists an...


Trucks loses control, plows into crowd, killing 20 in India

Yerpedu is at a "T" junction, leading to Tirupati, Srikalahasti and Venkatagiri towns and the accident spot is close to this junction. While six people died...


Emirates cutting flights into Boston from 2 to 1 per day

A day after Emirates announced plans to cut flights to the United States by 20 percent, the airline's president has called its decision temporary and said it ...


Tesla recalling 53000 vehicles worldwide for brake problem

Tesla says less than 5 per cent of the vehicles it's recalling may be affected, but it wants to inspect them all to make sure. Despite the faulty part, Tesl...