Economy

The row threatens to draw in many countries, and on Friday US President Donald Trump accused Qatar of being a "funder of terrorism at a very high level". Included on the "terrorist" list were the Egyptian leader of the Muslim Brotherhood, Yousef al-Qaradawi, and 12 Qatari-funded charities. On Saturday, Saudi Arabia , Bahrain and the UAE made no mention of Mr Tillerson's call.
  • 'Critical milestone': Pentagon hails ICBM intercept test

    'Critical milestone': Pentagon hails ICBM intercept test

    Economy

    The ground-based interceptor launched from Vandenberg Air Force Base in California shortly after 3:30 p.m. ET. A US interceptor scored a direct hit and appeared to result in the "complete obliteration" of a mock warhead over the Pacific Ocean in what the Pentagon said Wednesday was a realistic test that mirrored the missile threat from North Korea and Iran.
  • Check Out the Odds on FireEye, Inc. (FEYE), Prudential Financial, Inc. (PRU)

    Economy

    Meritage Portfolio has 64,780 shares for 0.74% of their portfolio. It is down 0.00% since June 8, 2016 and is. It has underperformed by 4.68% the S&P500. Credit Suisse maintained the stock with "Hold" rating in Friday, April 28 report. Barclays Capital has "Overweight" rating and $78 target. Zacks upgraded the stock to "Buy" rating in Monday, September 7 report.
  • JEE Advanced results declared today

    JEE Advanced results declared today

    Economy

    JEE Advanced AIR will be published category-wise after the declaration of results . We have explained about it in the upcoming section below. Of the 2.2 lakh students who were eligible 1.7 lakh registered and appeared for the exam held on 21 May this year.
  • May seen fighting for survival after election failure

    May seen fighting for survival after election failure

    Economy

    She would then be called upon to prove her majority on the floor of the House of Commons possibly after the Queen's address is through on June 19. Even if she stays, it'll be tougher for her to get things done. "Do your best to avoid a "no deal" as result of 'no negotiations'". "I am delighted to see Labour do so well", the Vermont senator said in a Facebook post, linking to a Guardian news story .
  • French parliamentary elections looked to provide Macron's new party boost

    French parliamentary elections looked to provide Macron's new party boost

    Economy

    The government's argument is that employers need a more predictable framework on the time and cost of disputed dismissals and will be less reluctant to recruit if they have that. With this new initiative, France is affirming the importance of a combined global effort to combat climate change, which remains a global problem. The far-right National Front of his defeated presidential rival Marine Le Pen and the radical left will both be seeking to capitalise on the move away from ...
  • Merkel says ready for Brexit talks, assumes United Kingdom sticking to its plan

    Merkel says ready for Brexit talks, assumes United Kingdom sticking to its plan

    Economy

    Now that it has chose to jump ship, it seems it can't get its act together to actually leave. The German government closely watched the British election in which Prime Minister Theresa May lost her majority but will not comment on that result while Britain tries to form a new government, a spokeswoman for Chancellor Angela Merkel said.
  • Russian Federation calls for dialogue in Qatar crisis after hacking claims

    Russian Federation calls for dialogue in Qatar crisis after hacking claims

    Economy

    Trump said he helped plan the move against Qatar, although a senior administration official told Reuters earlier this week that the U.S. had no indication from the Saudis or Emiratis during the visit that they would sever ties with Qatar. Ashcroft didn't respond to a request for comment. Earlier this week, Saudi Arabia , the United Arab Emirates , Egypt and Bahrain unleashed a raft of punitive measure against Qatar, severing diplomatic ties and accusing it of supporting terrorism in ...
  • Moderate Republicans Open to Ending Funding for Medicaid Expansion

    Economy

    In this vein, Sen. Republicans can't agree on what they want to do while Democrats also don't agree - and even if they did, they have no power to enact anything. As Blasting News reported, House and #Senate Republicans met with President Trump at the beginning of the week to try and give the impression that President Trump's agenda was not stalled.
  • UK: May to form minority govt after shock at polls

    Economy

    May said she would "continue to work with our friends and allies in the DUP in particular" to keep to the Brexit timetable. The DUP and the Tories are not going into coalition like David Cameron and Nick Clegg did in 2010, but the two parties have many policies in common.