Fri, 15 Nov 2019

Smule Mirchi Cover Star - New Gems are Discovered

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India] Nov 14 (ANI/NewsVoir): South India's biggest cover artist hunt - Smule Mirchi Cover Star South, culminated on ...

Springbok euphoria rubs off on Bafana

Cape Town - "Run like hell ... defend like your lives depend on it," said one enthusiastic Bafana Bafana fan ...

Sensex gains 170 points, ICICI Bank and Infosys top performers

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], Nov 14 (ANI): Equities witnessed a choppy trading session on Thursday with low investor confidence but critical ...

Panasonic develops new battery management technology

Osaka [Japan], Nov 14 (ANI): Panasonic announced on Thursday that it has developed a new battery management technology which measures ...

Culture war moves to the top of Armenia's political agenda

Controversies around sexuality have taken over Armenia's political agenda, with several ongoing culture war battles dominating the public conversation in ...

Equity indices witness volatile trading, telecom stocks drag

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], Nov 14 (ANI): Equities witnessed volatile trading during early hours on Thursday with broad parameters in the ...

Former Top Kuomintang Aide James Soong Joins Taiwan Presidential Race

Former top KMT official James Soong entered Taiwan's presidential race on Wednesday, representing the People First Party he founded in ...

Hong Kong's Triads: A Reporter Looks Back

Some two decades ago I met a former magazine editor who had written something that displeased one of Hong Kong's ...

Esper: US Could Alter Military Drills to Boost North Korea Talks

JOINT BASE LEWIS-MCCHORD, WASHINGTON - Defense Secretary Mark Esper said Wednesday that he is open to the possibility of altering ...

French hope Bardet says no to 2020 Tour de France

Vaujany - French hope Romain Bardet said Wednesday he would miss the 2020 Tour de France, focusing instead on the ...

Sensex ends 229 points lower, PSU banks worst hit

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], Nov 13 (ANI): Equity benchmark indices ended lower on Wednesday in line with global stocks as investors ...

PM Modi arrives in Brazil to attend 11th BRICS summit

Brasilia [Brazil], Nov 13 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi arrived in Brasilia on Wednesday on a two-day official visit to ...

David Villa announces retirement from professional football

Leeds [UK], Nov 13 (ANI): Former Spain and Barcelona forward David Villa on Wednesday announced that he would retire from ...

Superb Mokoena goal gives SA win in Olympics qualifier

Johannesburg - A brilliant Teboho Mokoena free-kick goal gave South Africa a 1-0 victory over the Ivory Coast on Tuesday ...

Andrea Bocelli: 'Absurd' to Shun Opera Legend Domingo

MIAMI - Italian tenor Andrea Bocelli is staunchly defending opera legend Placido Domingo, calling it "absurd" that opera houses have ...

Equity indices flat in early trade, Britannia gains by over 5 pc

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], Nov 13 (ANI): Equity benchmark indices were flat during early hours on Wednesday as Asian stocks slipped ...

Pearl Farm Plan Could Spell Doom For Myanmar's Nomadic ?Sea Gypsies?

The seafaring livelihoods of Myanmar's "sea gypsies," a nomadic ethnic group also known as Moken or Salone in Burmese, are ...

Turkmenistan: Mamma mia, let me go

The president's visit to Italy last week got off to an awkward start.Gurbanguly Berdymukhamedov's two-day trip came on the heels ...

Local stocks edge higher

The local bourse edged higher on Tuesday on the back of broad-based gains across all the major indices.Although modest, most ...

Japan, US Say 3-Way Ties with S. Korea Are Key to Security

TOKYO - The chairman of the U.S. Joint Chiefs of Staff, Gen. Mark Milley, agreed with Japanese officials Tuesday that ...

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Asian markets mixed as greenback slides

SYDNEY, Australia - Stocks were mixed in Asia on Thursday.In Japan the Nikkei 225 fell 178.32 points or 0.76% to ...

ADB to fund Philippine government's decentralisation initiative

MANILA, Philippines - The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has approved a $300 million policy-based loan to support the Philippines' efforts ...

Industrial stocks zoom higher in U.S., Nasdaq dips

NEW YORK, New York - Upbeat comments from the chairman of the Federal Reserve on Wednesday helped curtail the negative ...

Asian Development Bank delegation meets with Uzbek officials

TASHKENT, Uzbekistan - Asian Development Bank (ADB) President Takehiko Nakao met with the President of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoyev on Wednesday ...

Stocks in Asia drop as Hong Kong unrest unsettles markets

SYDNEY, Australia - Stocks dropped across the board in Asia on Wednesday, with the biggest loser being Hong Kong's Hang ...

4% GDP expected for Paraguay in 2020

ASUNCION, Paraguay - An International Monetary Fund (IMF) team has concluded the economy in Parayguay, despite enduring a number of ...

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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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