Economy

by | June 12, 2017 | 16:23

The scale of the protests will show if Navalny can build on the success of a similar event in March, in which thousands took to the streets across Russian Federation. Officials had set up barriers along Tverskaya Street, and were admitting members of the public only once they had passed through airport-style metal detectors.

by | June 12, 2017 | 16:29

After a casual meeting with Pakistan counterpart Nawaz Sharif in Astana during SCO summit, India will now release 11 Pak civil prisoners after they have completed their sentence. Amid ongoing tensions between the two neighbouring nations, India will release 11 Pakistani prisoners on Monday, news agency ANI reported. New Delhi released the children after receiving a legal notice and petition from the High Commission of Pakistan.

by | June 12, 2017 | 15:33

American crude production will average more than 10 million barrels a day in 2018, breaking a record nearly five decades old, according to the Energy Information Administration's monthly Short-Term Energy Outlook report Tuesday. Crude prices fell by more than $2 a barrel, or about 4 percent Wednesday morning with crude trading in NY at about $46 a barrel. In the next part of this series, we'll analyze gasoline demand.

by | June 12, 2017 | 15:09

Kuala Lumpur-bound Flight MH128 departed Melbourne at 11:11 Pm (local time). One disruptive passenger tried to enter the plane's cockpit. A passenger sitting in business class, who identified himself as Andy, told Melbourne commercial radio station 3AW the man threatened to " blow the plane up ".

by | June 12, 2017 | 15:43

Corbyn and Labour, with 262 seats, on the other hand have beaten every expectation: the most seats for Labour since 2005 , the biggest share of the popular vote since 2001 and the largest popular vote swing toward Labour (almost 10 percent) since 1945 .

by | June 12, 2017 | 14:52

Lavrov said Iran and Russian Federation shared the same position on resolving the dispute between Qatar and states led by Saudi Arabia through dialogue. "So far five planes carrying perishable food items such as fruit and vegetables have been sent to Qatar, each carrying around 90 tonnes of cargo, while another plane will be sent today", Iran Air spokesman Shahrokh Noushabadi said.

by | June 12, 2017 | 15:24

All told, eurozone growth during the first quarter was double that of the USA, a welcome development for the central bankers at the ECB ahead of their latest policy decision Thursday afternoon in Tallinn, Estonia. The ECB targets headline inflation in the euro zone. The region's economy is now projected to grow by 1.9% this year, versus the prior estimate of 1.8%.

by | June 12, 2017 | 14:31

With all the ballots counted by early Monday morning, La Republique en Marche (Republic on the Move) and its Mouvement Democrate (MoDem) allies won a combined 32.3 per cent of the vote, while the established Les Republicains trailed with 15.8 per cent of the vote, reports CNN .

by | June 12, 2017 | 14:05

It saw the election as a chance for her to strengthen her hand in the fractious leadership relations within the Conservative Party. It is unlikely the DUP would enter any kind of deal with Labour . She pointed to their "friends and allies" from the Democratic Unionist Party as being the members who would help her steer the United Kingdom through the Brexit talks.

by | June 12, 2017 | 15:05

He says he's confident that's the price Microsoft will announced at their E3 press conference today, "unless something changes" before then. Here's the Xbox One X announcement trailer in case you missed it. Unfortunately, it appears, the deal is applicable on the Xbox On S in the US. It certainly seems to have had a graphical overhaul since the game was last showcased.

by | June 12, 2017 | 14:51

Xbox Scorpio, whose launch name and date are not yet known, is being built to deliver 4K resolutions in most existing games. The device is created to work with a new generation of 4K television sets that offer greater picture quality as well as games that offer ever-more-realistic scenes of vehicle races and fantasy worlds.

by | June 12, 2017 | 14:59

The investment was made through Jaguar Land Rover's mobility services business InMotion Ventures that focuses on autonomous cars and other technology. And now they're also signing a partnership with nuTonomy - a well-known startup company that actually previous year premiered the first driverless ride shares with people, not test subjects.

by | June 12, 2017 | 14:40

During the call, the White House said that Trump "emphasized the importance of all counties in the region working together to prevent the financing of terrorist organizations and stop the promotion of extremist ideology". Department of State on Friday, urging Saudi Arabia and its regional allies to ease their blockade of Qatar . "The time had come to call on Qatar to end its funding - they have to end that funding", Trump said.

by | June 12, 2017 | 14:02

While the Predators were making the first Stanley Cup Final appearance in their 19-season franchise history, the title is the fifth for the Penguins , who beat the San Jose Sharks in six games to win their fourth past year. "He was our leader and picked up the team when we needed it". The latest Conn Smythe caps a regular season in which Crosby scored an NHL-leading 44 goals and logged the 1,000th point of his career.

by | June 12, 2017 | 13:06

Some commodity markets were also absorbing news that President Donald Trump said he would withdraw the United States from the landmark 2015 global agreement to fight climate change, a move that fulfilled a major campaign pledge but drew condemnation from USA allies and business leaders.

by | June 12, 2017 | 12:55

The Conservative leader has been warned that her days are numbered after calling Thursday's vote three years early, only to lose her majority in parliament. London's neutrality is key to the delicate balance of power in Northern Ireland, which was once plagued by violence over Britain's control of the country.

by | June 12, 2017 | 11:41

The godforsaken Pittsburgh Penguins have won their second consecutive Stanley Cup , becoming the first team to win back-to-back National Hockey League titles in almost 20 years. But it will be the perceived goal that wasn't that defines the final result of the game. Sissons had several chances Sunday night. Sissons had poked it across the goal line only to have his apparent goal immediately waved off.

by | June 12, 2017 | 11:57

The show is about a high school student who suffers from social anxiety disorder exacerbated by the prevalence of social media and the suicide of a classmate. He was game enough to start the show gently mocking all four musical nominees and doing his best Glenn Close impersonation. Spacey even had fun with rumors about his sexual orientation while singing the Andrew Lloyd Webber song "As If We Never Said Goodbye" from " Sunset Boulevard ".

by | June 12, 2017 | 12:12

England goalkeeper Freddie Woodman , second left, saves a penalty during the final against Venezuela of the Federation Internationale de Football Association U-20 World Cup Korea 2017 at Suwon World Cup Stadium in Suwon , South Korea, Sunday, June 11, 2017.

by | June 12, 2017 | 11:58

Scott Dixon (9), of New Zealand, leads Mikhail Aleshin (7), of Russian Federation, out of Turn 4 during an IndyCar auto race at Texas Motor Speedway , Saturday, June 10, 2017, in Fort Worth, Texas. While Kanaan was penalized for avoidable contact, one has to wonder what Aleshin was thinking when he sandwiched his teammate (the one driver on the track he should be trying to help) and gave Hinchcliffe nowhere to go.

by | June 12, 2017 | 11:01

He scored his first goal since May 21 during Game 5 and now that he's back on track, he could factor significantly in the outcome of Game 6 in Nashville . He has won one with the Anaheim Ducks, and three with Pittsburgh . "I feel fortunate, but I also understand how hard it was so you just want to try to make the best of it".

by | June 12, 2017 | 11:48

If true, it means Project Scorpio will cost at launch the same as Xbox One + Kinect did when it came out back in 2013, but £100 more than PS4 Pro now goes for. Those that owned the original Xbox console may recall that its controller was lovingly referred to as The Duke, and it was an absurdly-sized remote.

by | June 12, 2017 | 11:13

A hostile crowd, smog and sometimes heat help create among soccer's bigger homefield advantages at Azteca, which has been reduced from 120,000 capacity to 87,000 during several renovations. Mexico's Hector Herrera hit the crossbar on a menacing free kick before Bradley fired a volley of his own off the outside of the right post. With its second draw in three road qualifiers, the USA team continued to recover from its terrible 0-2 start last fall under Klinsmann .

by | June 12, 2017 | 11:02

Comey delivered scathing remarks about the president on Thursday at a congressional hearing and testified that Trump had asked him to drop a Federal Bureau of Investigation probe into former aide Michael Flynn and his alleged ties to Russian Federation.

by | June 12, 2017 | 11:00

Kenny also "noted the absence of any nationalist voice in Westminster", after Northern Ireland's Social Democratic and Labour Party (SDLP) lost its three seats in Thursday's election. As Mrs May clings on to power, there is disquiet within her party about the link-up with the DUP, which opposes same-sex marriage and abortion. But, unlike during the election campaign, when she repeatedly referred to the talks starting on 19 June, she was not specific about the date, suggesting it might slip.

by | June 12, 2017 | 10:01

The nearby London Bridge station was operational though one of the exits that leads to the cordoned off area on Borough High Street remained closed. All three perpetrators were confronted and shot dead by armed officers within eight minutes of the first emergency call. Police said Butt was known to security services but there had been no evidence of "attack planning".

by | June 12, 2017 | 10:26

It is great that I was able to do my bit with my three goals", he said. Germany fielded players from 11 different clubs in their starting line-up, the first time that has happened in 57 years, as coach Joachim Loew gave starts to some of his less experienced players.

by | June 12, 2017 | 09:55

Reuniting with her mentor - the legendary assassin Daud - Billie will explore the dark underbelly of Karnaca in order to pull off the ultimate assassination: kill the Outsider. Dishonored 2 focused pretty heavily on Emily and Corvo, and switching to new characters might mean that Bethesda has lost faith in the ability of Dishonored 2's protagonists to generate interest.

by | June 12, 2017 | 08:38

Newcomer is also reporting that the findings and firings are the results of a different investigation than the Holder one, meaning Uber has been running at least two of these things concurrently... The Perkins Coie investigation lays the groundwork for the investigation being conducted for Uber by Eric Holder , the former U.S. attorney general.

by | June 12, 2017 | 08:42

See, " Dear Evan Hansen ", one of the musicals nominated this year, centers around a teenager who writes fake emails to ingratiate himself into the family of a fellow classmate, who commits suicide. They'll also be keeping their fingers crossed that they avoid any technical or human snafus that have marred previous awards shows this year, including the wrong victor announced at the Oscars and sound issues at the Grammys.

by | June 12, 2017 | 08:32

The diplomatic crisis, the worst since the 1990 invasion of Kuwait by Iraq and the subsequent Gulf War, has seen Arab nations and others cut ties to Qatar, which hosts a major USA military base and will be the host of the 2022 FIFA World Cup.

by | June 12, 2017 | 08:27

He said he considers this duration as enough and would like to return to his practice. Early this month, the Appointments Committee of the Cabinet had extended his tenure until further orders. Asked about his response if PM Narendra Modi insisted that he continue, Rohatgi said: "I will cross the bridge when it comes". "On June 3, the Centre's Department of Personnel and Training had extended the term of seven law officers, including Mr Rohatgi".

by | June 12, 2017 | 07:52

The shooter, armed with an M-4 assault rifle and bottles of gasoline, burst into the casino at the Resorts World Manila complex shortly after midnight, stole almost $2.3 million worth of casino chips and set fire to gambling tables and carpeting, police said .

by | June 12, 2017 | 08:07

It's an edgy interpretation of Shakespeare's 400 year-old play, but hardly an extraordinary one. As those familiar with Shakespeare's " Julius Caesar " already know, the play is a fictionalized account of Julius Caesar's life. In the wake of the controversy, Delta Airlines has reportedly cancelled its sponsorship of the Public Theater, which stages the free productions of Shakespeare in the Park.

by | June 12, 2017 | 07:24

Niger said on Saturday it had recalled its ambassador to Qatar in solidarity with Arab countries that have cut ties with Doha over allegations it sponsors Islamist militants and Iran. The government of Qatar has hired John Ashcroft, the U.S. attorney general during the September 11 attacks, as it seeks to rebut accusations from U.S.