Economy

by | June 05, 2017 | 15:54

Discovery Communications, Inc. (NASDAQ: DISCA ) pulled off a 0.91 percent gain and now trades for $26.74. The institutional investor owned 33,906 shares of the company's stock after selling 3,444 shares during the period. A number of research firms have commented on DISCA. Finally, Zacks Investment Research raised Discovery Communications from a "sell" rating to a "hold" rating in a research note on Tuesday, February 28th.

by | June 05, 2017 | 14:38

Pakistan's target at the start of their innings was 324 runs in 48 overs under the Duckworth-Lewis method, but this became 289 in 41 after play was again interrupted by rain. Pak scored 164 runs in 33.4 overs. A headline in The Hindu read "India knocks the stuffing out of Pakistan " with the newspaper calling the recent cricketing rivalry between the two neighbours as "anything but competitive".

by | June 05, 2017 | 15:16

At the time of writing, Shares the company recently traded 135.46% away 52-week low and noted price movement -71.85% away from the 52-week high level. Aegis reaffirmed a "buy" rating on shares of CytRx in a report on Tuesday, March 21st. The volume of the particular stock is the shares bought and sold in a single trading day.

by | June 05, 2017 | 14:50

It was just another day for those driving on Civil Lines in Jaipur . The people witnessed a rare accident on Sunday here. The four legged animal tried to run towards safety but instead, it hit a auto.

by | June 05, 2017 | 14:21

The world of mobility is quickly evolving and Ford needs to move faster to adapt, Bill Ford , Ford's executive chairman, said on a press call Monday. Hackett, 62, joined the company past year as head of its "smart mobility" operation, which includes driverless technology. "The clock speed at which the world is moving and our competitors are working really requires us to make decisions at a faster pace", Ford said.

by | June 05, 2017 | 14:34

Along with the iOS, the mac OS, the watch OS and also the TV OS may all get refreshed and one can expect that the company will share with the developers, the new ideas it has developed for these operating systems. According to a report in The Verge, Apple will announce the next iterations of iOS, macOS, tvOS, and watchOS. Another placeholder has been spotted for Activity app which again believed to be an iOS 11 app.

by | June 05, 2017 | 12:43

OPEC and non-member oil producers began talks in Vienna on Thursday to extend output cuts, most likely by nine months, in an effort to clear a global stocks overhang and prop up crude prices. The most important issue for OPEC is to stabilise the oil market and prompt a draw on global inventories, Venezuela's oil minister Nelson Martinez said on Thursday.

by | June 05, 2017 | 14:06

Three men then got out of the vehicle with large knives and attacked people at bars and restaurants in nearby Borough Market until they were shot dead by police . Jeremy Corbyn has turned his fire on Theresa May's record on dealing with the terror threat, accusing her of denying resources to the police and security services and suppressing a report believed to make sensitive allegations about Saudi funding of extremists.

by | June 05, 2017 | 14:05

Authorities on Sunday morning made a dozen arrests in connection with the bloodshed in a Barking, east London raid, Metropolitan police said. The BTP's top officer paid tribute to the "enormous courage" of his colleague, after it was revealed his condition was stable.

by | June 05, 2017 | 12:34

The event began as planned Sunday evening at the Old Trafford Cricket Ground in Manchester , as a show of support for the victims of terror. The show opened to a minute of silence and a performance by Marcus Mumford of Mumford and Suns.

by | June 05, 2017 | 12:47

The pound has risen almost 4% since May called a snap election for June, as investors bet a then-predicted landslide majority for May would result in a stronger hand in negotiating Britain's exit from the European Union. A failure to build on the working majority of 17 that the Conservatives won at the last election in 2015 - against a Labour Party led by radical left-winger Jeremy Corbyn - would be a major blow for May just as she embarks on the Brexit process.

by | June 05, 2017 | 12:56

As the world awaits Trump's decision on climate change after he denounced the Paris pact in his 2016 presidential campaign, Li said China was committed to tackling the issue, both via the Paris Agreement and by setting national targets. China always attaches great importance to fairness and sustainability while promoting free trade with the EU, Li said. By far the world's top steel producer, China's annual steel output is nearly double the EU's total production.

by | June 05, 2017 | 13:42

During the meeting, Khalid al-Falih reportedly said, while the oil market is on its way to recovery, "more time is needed" before oil supplies can be expected to return to their five-year average. European stocks are mixed in mid-day trading Friday following disappointment that Thursday's OPEC meeting failed to produce bigger supply cuts. Furthermore, the reaction of US shale producers will be a key factor in establishing price levels, said Benigni, adding "this supply response is a little ...

by | June 05, 2017 | 12:42

The British PM said that the attackers are copying one another and that the nation cannot pretend that the way things are can continue. The attacks at London Bridge and nearby Borough Market killed at least seven people and wounded almost 50 others Saturday night.

by | June 05, 2017 | 12:49

BA said it aimed to operate the majority of services from Heathrow and a near normal schedule from Gatwick, the capital's second busiest airport. BA were unable to say how many flights would be cancelled on Sunday or how long the disruption is likely to continue for.

by | June 05, 2017 | 11:46

California stands poised to fill the USA leadership vacuum in the battle against climate change, analysts say, as the state's governor Jerry Brown headed to China on Friday for a high-profile visit largely centered on environmental issues.

by | June 05, 2017 | 12:26

British Prime Minister Theresa May is facing a much closer election after the lead held by her governing Conservative Party halved since she set out proposals to reduce financial support for some elderly voters, opinion polls showed. The poll put the Conservatives on 43 percent, down 5 percentage points from a May 15 poll, with Labour at 34 percent, a reported rise of 5 points due to rounding.

by | June 05, 2017 | 12:53

In 2016, OPEC lost an estimated $76 billion due to low oil prices . Crude prices have stabilized, and shale is coming back stronger than before . The slide deepened this week, with worldwide benchmark Brent crude slipping below $50. Output in May increased from 315,000 barrels per day earlier month to 32.21 million.

by | June 05, 2017 | 11:31

Finn, a veteran of 69 ODIs, last played for England as recently as Monday when, on his Lord's home ground, he featured in the final match of a one-day series against South Africa while Woakes was being rested with a thigh problem that healed in time for the Champions Trophy .

by | June 05, 2017 | 11:16

All flights operated from Gatwick on Sunday but more than a third of services from Heathrow - mostly to short-haul destinations - were cancelled. "At this stage we know there was an exceptional power surge that collapsed our IT systems, bringing down all our flight, baggage and customer communication systems", said Alex Cruz, the CEO of British Airways , in a statement.

by | June 05, 2017 | 10:34

The president said that if there had been something meaningful the ambassador would have made a report to the Foreign Minister, and the minister would have made a report to him but there have been none. Kennedy, saying if USA intelligence services were capable of killing him, then they could have easily framed anyone for the election hacks - a theory now common among Trump and his supporters, who argue the " deep state " is sabotaging him for threatening global power-brokers.

by | June 05, 2017 | 11:17

However, Madigan says that Democratic legislators are wary of Gov. Bruce Rauner after watching the Senate's experience. "Where we can compromise with the governor without hurting middle-class families, House Democrats have consistently advanced measures that address the governor's requests so we can get down to the work of passing a balanced budget".

by | June 05, 2017 | 11:52

Thousands of delirious Real Madrid fans poured onto the streets of the Spanish capital to catch a glimpse of Cristiano Ronaldo and his teammates on Sunday as they paraded the Champions League trophy for a record 12th time. "It is the best thing that could happen", said Colombian shop worker Jose Ordonez, 54, who took in the festivities with his two sons. "It's been hard with my ankle this year".

by | June 05, 2017 | 10:27

The Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries and other producers, including Russian Federation, meet in Vienna on Thursday and are widely expected to agree to extend a cut in oil supplies by 1.8 million barrels per day (bpd).

by | June 05, 2017 | 11:24

Chinese leaders have identified the containment of financial risks as a top priority this year, but are moving cautiously to avoid choking economic growth. Moody's said it expects that the strength financially of the economy in China will erode during the next few years as its growth will slow and debut will continue rising.

by | June 05, 2017 | 09:45

Police have since made at least 12 arrests in connection with the attack. On Sunday a van had mowed down several people on London Bridge. The ISIS said that the attack was carried out by its fighters. The friend said that the man, who was reportedly born in Pakistan but raised in the United Kingdom, had been watching videos of an American hate preacher named Ahmad Musa Jibril and that when they had spoken about an attack he had justified it, "that day I realised I needed to contact the ...

by | June 05, 2017 | 10:16

The administration also is reportedly considering pulling the United States out of the underlying U.N. framework calling on nations to address climate change globally. "China and the European Union need to steadfastly adhere to the Paris agreement", Yang said in a written briefing to reporters. The alliance struck by the European Union and China is a concrete expression of worldwide frustration with Mr Trump, who has already moved to undo measures his predecessor, Mr Barack Obama, agreed as ...

by | June 05, 2017 | 09:14

ISIS group claimed responsibility for the Manchester bombing, but there has not yet been a claim of responsibility for the London attack , which the prime minister linked to Islamic extremism. Twitter also said it was working to tackle the spread of militant propaganda. Flowers and messages lie behind police cordon tape near Borough Market after an attack left 7 people dead and dozens injured in London , Britain, Sunday.

by | June 05, 2017 | 10:22

The truck and the bus reportedly caught fire immediately after the collision, even before the passengers, majority sleeping, could recover from the impact. Most crashes are blamed on reckless driving, poorly maintained roads and ageing vehicles. The injured were rushed to nearby medical facilities. The traffic has been diverted.

by | June 05, 2017 | 09:37

Putin also said Russia's future lay in developing the digital economy. During an interview on NBC News' "Sunday Night with Megyn Kelly," host Megyn Kelly asked Putin if he has "something damaging on our president". The Russians made a conscious decision to speak out, said Fyodor Lukyanov editor-in-chief of Russia in Global Affairs, despite their concerns that anything they say can be used by Trump's opponents to discredit him.

by | June 05, 2017 | 09:35

Brits will vote for their new government June 8. The YouGov survey showed Labour could expect to gain almost 30 seats. A failure to build on the working majority of 17 that the Conservatives won at the last election in 2015 - against a Labour Party led by radical left-winger Jeremy Corbyn - would be a major blow for May just as she embarks on the Brexit process.

by | June 05, 2017 | 08:36

Together with the Illinois-to-Texas Energy Transfer Crude Oil Pipeline, it has 520,000 barrels per day of commitments from shippers, leaving room for another 50,000 barrels. In March, a federal judge in Washington, D.C., denied a request by the Sioux nation to order an emergency injunction preventing the pipeline from becoming operational.

by | June 05, 2017 | 09:34

Less oil on the market normally means higher value per barrel. Early indications from US futures prices suggest a similar pullback on Wall Street Friday, with modest declines priced into both the Dow Jones Industrial Average and the broader S&P 500 , the latter of which printed its second-consecutive all-time high Thursday when it closed at 2,415.07 points.

by | June 05, 2017 | 08:02

The pair have history, and Nadal said: "If you want to play well, you have to let players breathe a little". "I think the rain helped me a lot, because I was really down in the fourth set and mentally I wasn't ready", Nishikori said. But he did it and, for the moment, he is still the champion of Roland Garros. Police officers patrol outside the Roland Garros stadium for the French Open tennis tournament, Friday, June 2, 2017 in Paris .

by | June 05, 2017 | 07:43

A BA spokeswoman said: "We sincerely apologise for the difficulties and frustration customers faced during the huge disruption across the bank holiday weekend". Ryanair , which reported its full-year figures yesterday, said it had seen "strong bookings" over the weekend amid BA's woes. Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Even if one data centre fails, many businesses have contingency plans to rely on another What about disaster recovery? The Association of British Insurers has ...