Wed, 01 Feb 2023

To reach out to public, Japanese vending machines selling whale meat

TOKYO, Japan: After struggling for years to promote its products amid protests from conservationists, Japanese whaling company Kyodo Senpaku announced ...

Air India begins update with purchase of nearly 250 aircraft

NEW DELHI, India: Marking a year since the Tata Group took control of Air India, the former state-run carrier has ...

Tech stocks lead U.S. markets rally, Nasdaq Composite climbs 191 points

NEW YORK, New York - A slowing of wages growth in the fourth quarter, as reported by the Labor Department, ...

Profits down 9% at American Express due to late customer payments

NEW YORK CITY, New York: As it sets aside more funds to cover potentially bad loans, American Express announced that ...

UK airline Flybe goes out of business, cancels all flights

LONDON, England: Flybe, a British regional airline, abruptly closed operations on January 28. The airline offered flight to Belfast, Birmingham ...

Mobileye forecasts higher revenue in 2023

JERUSALEM, Israel: As demand for its driver-assistance technology rises among vehicle-makers, Mobileye Global is forecasting revenues for the 2023 fiscal ...

U.S. stocks fade ahead of Federal Reserve Meeting

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks closed sharply lower Monday as investors fretted over which way the Federal Reserve ...

Adani says Hindenburg Research report a 'lie'

Ahmedabad (Gujarat) [India], January 30 (ANI/Big News Network): The Adani group, in a sharp and focused response to Hindenburg Research's ...

South Korea to aid public with more energy vouchers

SEOUL, South Korea: South Korean officials have said that the government will double energy vouchers and provide discounts on gas ...

Merger talks underway between cigarette makers, Juul e-cigarettes

WASHINGTON D.C.: The Wall Street Journal has reported that e-cigarette maker Juul and three tobacco giants are negotiating potential sale, ...

Tesla pins hopes on new Nevada battery factor to bring down prices

AUSTIN, Texas: Tesla gas announced an investment of more than $3.6 billion to expand its Nevada Gigafactory complex with the ...

Opposition rising to US tax credits for EVs not meeting sourcing rules

WASHINGTON D.C.: US Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee chair Joe Manchin has introduced legislation that imposes battery sourcing requirements ...

Singapore says core inflation up 5.1 percent in December

SINGAPORE: In December, Singapore saw its key consumer price gauge rise 5.1 percent, higher than predicted, official data said. However, ...

Weak 2023, predicts US defense contractor General Dynamics

RESTON, Virginia: Amidst labor and supply shortages, US defense contractor General Dynamics forecasted weak 2023 results, though strong demand for ...

Serta Simmons mattresses seeks bankruptcy protection

ATLANTA, Georgia: In light of its significant debt, the slowing economy and rising interest rates stifling consumer demand, US mattress-maker ...

Walmart minimum wage to start at $14/hr, still below Costco, Target

BENTONVILLE, Arkansas: To attract and retain employees in a tight domestic labor market, Walmart has announced that it it will ...

Technology stocks in demand as U.S. markets move modestly higher

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks hesitatingly continued higher Friday, reflecting widespread gains, albeit modest ones, across the globe."We're ...

Artificial meat given first approval by US officials

NEW YORK CITY, New York: As early as this year, lab-grown meat could be served in some restaurants in the ...

India Upbeat About Economic Growth, Despite Slowdown

NEW DELHI - India's economic growth will slow marginally this year, but the government expressed optimism Wednesday that the country's ...

European Union's Ambassador to India, Germany's parliamentarians discuss EU-India strategic ties

New Delhi [India], February 1 (ANI): European Union's Ambassador to India and Bhutan Ugo Astuto on Wednesday met a visiting ...

Centre presented Budget keeping in mind 2024 parliamentary polls: Samajwadi Party MP Dimple Yadav

New Delhi [India], February 1 (ANI): The Centre has presented the Union Budget keeping in mind the 2024 parliamentary elections, ...

Budget 2023: Fifty-year interest-free loans to States extended for another year

New Delhi [India], February 1 (ANI): Finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman, in her Budget for 2023-24 on Wednesday, announced that the ...

Govt adheres to the path of bringing down fiscal deficit: Sitharaman

New Delhi [India], February 1 (ANI): During the Union Budget speech on Wednesday, Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Wednesday ...

Budget 2023: Govt proposes 100 critical projects for last-mile logistics at Rs 75,000 cr

New Delhi [India], February 1 (ANI): The government has proposed that 100 critical transport infrastructure projects, for last and first-mile ...

Budget is futuristic, growth-oriented: K'taka Minister K Sudhakar

Bengaluru (Karnataka) [India], February 1 (ANI): Praising the Union Budget, Karnataka Health Minister K Sudhakar on Wednesday said that the ...

"Will create more jobs..." CII president Sanjiv Bajaj welcomes Union Budget 2023-24

New Delhi [India], February 1 (ANI): Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) president Sanjiv Bajaj on Wednesday welcomed the Union Budget ...

Better if budget is more for country than a party: BSP chief Mayawati

Lucknow (Uttar Pradesh) [India], February 1 (ANI): Bahujan Samajwadi Party (BSP) chief Mayawati on Wednesday took a veiled jibe at ...

Budget 2023: Stock market investors cheer, Sensex up over 1,000 points

New Delhi [India], February 1 (ANI): Indian stock markets reacted positively to the Union Budget for 2023-24 with benchmark indices ...

Union Budget 2023-24: Lok Sabha adjourned till 11 am tomorrow

New Delhi [India], February 1 (ANI): After the nearly one-and-a-half-hour-long Budget speech by Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Wednesday, ...

Budget: Fiscal deficit target pegged at 5.9 pc of GDP for 2023-24

New Delhi [India], February 1 (ANI): Presenting the Union Budget 2023, Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Wednesday pegged the ...

Budget 2023-24: Sitharaman's big announcement; Allocation for PM Awas Yojana raised by 66 percent

New Delhi [India], February 1 (ANI): The outlay for Prime Minister Awas Yojana (PMAY) has been enhanced by 66 per ...

Budget: Govt announces new airports, helipads, water aero drones, advanced landing grounds to boost air connectivity

New Delhi [India], February 1 (ANI): During the Union Budget speech in the House, Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on ...

Budget 2023 will take India forward in direction of welfare of poor: Madhya Pradesh CM

Bhopal (Madhya Pradesh) [India], February 1 (ANI): Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan on Wednesday said that the Union ...

Economic Watch: EU staves off economic contraction but not yet off hook

© Provided by Xinhua Though the worst fears for the European economy did not materialize in 2022, market observers believe ...

Budget: Capital outlay for railways pegged at Rs 2.40 lakh cr, highest ever

New Delhi [India], February 1 (ANI): The government proposed a capital outlay of about Rs 2.40 lakh crore for railways, ...

Budget: Govt raises capital expenditure outlay by 33 pc to Rs 10 lakh crore

New Delhi [India], February 1 (ANI): The government proposes to increase capital expenditure outlay by 33 per cent to Rs ...

Budget 2023: Finance Minister announces Agriculture Accelerator Fund

New Delhi [India], February 1 (ANI): The second day of Budget Session 2023 began on Wednesday with the Union Finance ...

Budget 2023: Cabinet meeting held ahead of Sitharaman's speech

New Delhi [India], February 1 (ANI): Just ahead of the Budget 2023 presentation by Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman, a Union ...

Sensex recovers 60k level as markets open with Budget expectations

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], February 1 (ANI): The domestic equity market opened with gains as Budget expectations lifted investors' sentiment while ...

South Africa hosts first BRICS meeting in Bela Bela

Cape Town [South Africa], February 1 (ANI): As Chair of BRICS for the year 2023, South Africa will host the ...

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No. 12 Gonzaga looks to start new home win streak vs. Santa Clara

No. 12 Gonzaga's most recent game at the McCarthey Athletic Center, known as "The Kennel," didn't go well. The Bulldogs ...

Sri Lanka name 15-member squad for 2023 ICC Women's T20 World Cup

Colombo [Sri Lanka], February 1 (ANI): Sri Lanka on Wednesday named their 15-member squad for the forthcoming ICC Women's T20 ...

Women's Premier League: Jhulan Goswami roped in by Mumbai as bowling coach

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], February 1 (ANI): Legendary Indian pacer Jhulan has been roped in by the Mumbai franchise in the ...

WBBL: Sydney Thunder appoints Lisa Keightley as head coach

Sydney [Australia], February 1 (ANI): Lisa Keightley, a former Australian player and well-known coach, has been hired by Sydney Thunder ...

Key Kiev-controlled city faces encirclement official

Russian troops have positioned themselves to prevent the resupply of Ukrainian troops in Artyomovsk, a key aide claimsRussian troops are ...

India's talismanic batter Suryakumar Yadav reaches new career-high in latest ICC rankings

Dubai [UAE], February 1 (ANI): The accolades continue to roll in for Suryakumar Yadav as the India dynamo and world's ...

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