Economy

North Korea showed two new kinds of ICBM enclosed in canister launchers mounted on the back of transporter erector launcher trucks, or TELs. Military officers visit the birthplace of North Korean founder Kim Il Sung, a day before the 105th anniversary of his birth, in Mangyongdae, just outside Pyongyang , North Korea.
  • BC Liberals outline platform promises just ahead of provincial election

    Economy

    Clark says their plan for those issues was in the most recent budget. Taking questions at Government House, Clark said her party's platform is the only one that is costed and won't require tax increases. In total, the Liberal platform commitments will add $157 million a year in spending by 2020 to the government's $52-billion budget. The platform included no promise to raise basic welfare rates, which have been frozen since 2007.
  • Chelsea, not Arsenal, in Pochettino's sights

    Economy

    A rampant Tottenham ripped Bournemouth apart easily to record a club-record 12th straight home win in the league to trim Chelsea's advantage to four points ahead of the leaders playing Sunday at Manchester United. Tottenham's Kieran Trippier has hailed the form of "quality" Son Heung-min and believes the forward has been a brilliant stand-in up front during Harry Kane's absence through injury.
  • Broadcom Ltd (AVGO) Shares Sold by Winslow Evans & Crocker Inc

    Economy

    Barclays PLC reissued an overweight rating and set a $250.00 price target (up previously from $240.00) on shares of Broadcom in a research report on Friday, March 10th. If you are viewing this piece of content on another website, it was illegally copied and republished in violation of USA and global copyright & trademark laws.
  • Last day to file taxes is Tuesday

    Economy

    So far, the IRS has already processed 101 million individual tax returns . It's good news for tax payers and preparers, like Bryan Wong, owner of Jackson and Hewitt Tax Services in Palm Springs. The April 18 annual filing deadline is the first estimated tax due date for affected 2017 earnings. But this date is crucial for those who owe money.
  • Man stung by scorpion in United jet

    Economy

    Gate agents can offer $2,000. U.S. Sen. Richard Blumenthal (D., Conn.) plans to announce legislation Monday for an airline passenger bill of rights, requiring minimum cash compensation for involuntary bumping, limitations on the use of police to forcibly remove passengers, and restrictions on airlines' ability to bump passengers to accommodate crew or elite-level passengers.
  • India calls off maritime talks with Pakistan as tension soars over Jadhav

    Economy

    A Pakistani military tribunal had on April 10 sentenced Jadhav, a former Indian naval officer, to death in a secret trial for alleged involvement in "espionage and sabotage activities" in restive Balochistan and Karachi . He also said that consular access had not been provided as India had not responded to the letter of assistance for help in the investigation and access to certain Indian officials.
  • PM Narendra Modi launches BHIM-Aadhaar pay app for merchants

    PM Narendra Modi launches BHIM-Aadhaar pay app for merchants

    Economy

    The merchant merely has to download the BHIM app on his smartphone and link the device to an Aadhaar biometric reader. "This will make digital payments easy even for those who can not read or write, thus realising Ambedkar's vision of social and financial empowerment for all", Modi said.
  • Easter Service & Egg Hunt Combined!

    Economy

    The typical Easter holiday is full of family gatherings which often include bunnies, baskets and of course, eggs and egg dyeing. The annual Easter weekend Egg Hunt at the Governor's Residence will be held after all following the capture of Joseph Jakubowski, Gov.
  • Verstappen fastest in final Bahrain practice

    Verstappen fastest in final Bahrain practice

    Economy

    Max Verstappen in a Red Bull ran over the wing and suffered extensive damage to the floor of his auto, which reduced his running to only 18 laps in the floodlit session. After Wehrlein appeared to get too close near the end of P1, Ocon said over his race radio: "I don't know what Wehrlein is doing". He said: "Overall I am happy with qualifying third and with how the vehicle felt".
  • British Woman Fatally Stabbed In Jerusalem

    Economy

    An off-duty policeman travelling on the tram pulled an emergency brake and then tackled the attacker, with the help of another passenger. Israeli police spokesman Micky Rosenfeld tweeted a picture of the knife used in the attack. On the first day of her studies in January, Ms Bladon posted a photo of the Dome of the Rock on the Temple Mount in the Old City of Jerusalem along with a message to her friends asking how she was getting on.
  • US Sales Of Nintendo Switch, New 'Zelda' Break Company Records

    US Sales Of Nintendo Switch, New 'Zelda' Break Company Records

    Economy

    Analyst and tracking firm SuperData is reporting (via VentureBeat ) that the company has sold 2.4 million units of the Nintendo Switch worldwide in March, beating Nintendo's own forecasts. Come on, I'm sure you can feel it too. Nintendo have signalled that they hope to avoid the same situation occurring with Nintendo Switch games and software, expanding their current HackerOne policies to now include their new console.