Economy

After a close-fought battle in Ater, Congress' Hemant Katare emerged victorious by polling 49,382 votes to BJP candidate Arvind Singh Bhadoria's 41,829 votes. "The BJP talks of Digital India, but the websites of the corporations have been under construction for 13 years and Rs 12 crore has already been spent", he said.
  • Trump says China working on NKorea 'problem'

    Economy

    Both countries have exchanged heated rhetoric in recent days about Pyongyang's advancing nuclear and missile programs. While some reports claimed that North Korea deliberately set the test to fail, other analysts said it could be a sign that the USA cyber warfare against North Korea is working effectively.
  • China Q1 GDP grows 6.9 pct y/y, better than expectations

    China Q1 GDP grows 6.9 pct y/y, better than expectations

    Economy

    It's the second straight quarter that China's economy has accelerated, in a sign that a rebound is gaining momentum after last year's economic growth was its slowest pace in almost three decades. Growth in services - which includes the much-watched residential real estate development - slowed to 7.7% from 8.3% in the three months ended December.
  • Jobs Added in March

    Jobs Added in March

    Economy

    Jobless: The number of new USA jobs dropped to 98,000 in March after reaching an impressive 235,000 in February. With modest job gains in March, the Federal Open Market Committee of the Federal Reserve that sets monetary policy needs to pause ahead of its proposed interest rate hike in June.
  • Blues top Wild 3-1, grab 3-0 series lead

    Economy

    He has been the best player on either team thus far in the series. And for those with faulty memories, Magnus Paajarvi got the game victor (on a nifty pass from Nail Yakupov , who earlier scored his first goal as a Blue in that game) in St.
  • NEXT plc (NXT) Rating Reiterated by Peel Hunt

    Economy

    The company was maintained on Thursday, January 7 by AlphaValue. Macquarie Research maintained it with "Outperform" rating and GBX 250 target in Monday, April 3 report. 12/04/2014 - Britvic Plc had its " rating reiterated by analysts at Goldman Sachs. Citigroup upgraded the shares of AU in report on Tuesday, February 23 to "Neutral" rating.
  • North Korean medium-range missile test fails, US says

    Economy

    The two sides may reaffirm the deployment of the Terminal High Altitude Area Defence system and call on Beijing to stop its economic retaliation against South Korea, observers said. The US Navy dispatched the aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson strike group to the region last weekend, and Trump said this week that if China can't rein in North Korea's nuclear program, the United States will.
  • Businesses should tackle gender pay gap, says Young Women's Trust

    Economy

    The ride-sharing service Lyft even announced that it would be donating 20 percent of ride proceeds on April 4 to organizations for women. Des Moines Professionals, the city's local Lean In Circle - a global network of small peer support groups - and local business Wanderlust are participating in the campaign.
  • Russia, Syria and the Fears of the West

    Economy

    Johnson was widely criticized for failing to get the G7 to back his bid for new sanctions against senior Russian and Syrian figures following the chemical weapons attack in Syria's Idlib province that killed dozens and caused an worldwide outcry.