http://www.pagalparrot.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/05/4ce42ae745c029eea922070d02ffec0d.jpg

Economy

Railways Minister Suresh Prabhu on Friday inspected Tejas Express, three days ahead of the high-speed premium train is set to make its first run from Mumbai to Goa. A report by The Hindu said that the fare that has not been disclosed but officials point out that it will be almost 30% more than Shatabdi and other premium trains.
  • Yemen's Houthis say fire ballistic missile toward Saudi capital

    Yemen's Houthis say fire ballistic missile toward Saudi capital

    Economy

    News of the alleged missile launch comes just hours before President Donald Trump is scheduled to arrive in Riyadh as part of his first overseas trip as president. There were no immediate reports of casualties. It Riyadh but gave no further detail. Riyadh has been importing tens of billions of dollars of arms from the United States over the past years.
  • USA shale roars back at OPEC

    USA shale roars back at OPEC

    Economy

    While the extension is all but certain, there are still doubts that it will achieve its stated goal of bringing the global oil market back to balance-in other words propping up prices enough to allow for investment in new production in Middle Eastern and other producers, whose hands are now tied by budget deficits.
  • Treasury chief says US can achieve 3 percent economic growth

    Treasury chief says US can achieve 3 percent economic growth

    Economy

    But they still strongly believe Trump is their best chance to drain the swamp - to overturn the Beltway elites, to deliver border security, to improve trade deals and to cut taxes and regulations to deliver the full-fledged deeply rooted sustainable prosperity we haven't seen in 20 years.
  • Trump's Saudi speech to urge unity against radical Islam

    Trump's Saudi speech to urge unity against radical Islam

    Economy

    As Trump flew to Saudi Arabia, more reports stemming from the Russian Federation investigation surfaced. On the drive to the Ritz hotel where Trump is staying, King Salman rode with the president in the heavily armored presidential limousine nicknamed "the Beast".
  • Duterte: China's Xi threatened war if Philippines drills for oil

    Economy

    Experts say China wants to appear to engage Asean or bind its claimant states to a weak code at a time when U.S. policy on the South China Sea is in a state of flux. At the time, Philippine President Duterte bluntly stated that complaining about China's maritime activities was pointless because no one could pressure China into halting them - a similar, if less tactful, sentiment to the one expressed by Duterte's foreign secretary at Thursday's meeting.
  • OPEC wants 'collective efforts' to counter U.S. oil output

    OPEC wants 'collective efforts' to counter U.S. oil output

    Economy

    OPEC members agreed in November to cut production by 1.2 million barrels per day for six months beginning from the start of the year in a bid to reduce the glut of oil supplies on the shore up prices. Crude prices rose further in Asia on Thursday, building on overnight gains following an upbeat report on US inventories. As a result, global benchmark Brent crude was up $1.24, or 2.5% at $49.97 US a barrel mid-morning Wednesday.
  • Ottawa inflation rate holds steady at 1.6% in April

    Ottawa inflation rate holds steady at 1.6% in April

    Economy

    Gasoline prices and shelter costs were among the main contributors to the gain in annual headline inflation. Food prices were up 0.5 percent sequentially, but continue to be negative on a year-on-year basis. Energy prices rose 9.6 percent year-on-year, as compared with the 8.5 percent rise recorded in the previous month. CPI median, which shows the median rate across the various components, edged down to 1.6 percent.
  • Trump Tells Russians That Comey Firing Relieved Pressure

    Economy

    The news of a potential cover-up investigation came just hours after the Washington Post reported that an official now working in the Trump administration who is close to the president is a "significant person of interest" in the investigation.
  • Mueller Probe Reportedly Will Investigate Possible White House Cover-Up

    Mueller Probe Reportedly Will Investigate Possible White House Cover-Up

    Economy

    The Washington Post reported Friday afternoon that a senior White House adviser, close to the president, was under scrutiny by investigators examining possible coordination between Russian Federation and the Trump campaign. When subpoenas are issued or interviews are requested, it is possible the people being asked to talk or provide documents will reveal publicly what they were asked about.