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US to end all waivers on imports of Iranian oil, crude price jumps

United States on Monday demanded that buyers of Iranian oil stop purchases by May 1 or face sanctions.

23 Apr 2019 12:12 PM

'The fun begins, See you soon Sri Lanka': Last post of US man before blast

US technician was visiting Sri Lanka for work.

23 Apr 2019 8:54 AM

Why will Amazon delivery drivers take a selfie with you?

Amazon is now asking its delivery drivers to take selfies, in a bid to reduce fraud.

20 Apr 2019 3:58 PM

Boeing conducts final test flight of 737 MAX with software fix

Test pilots have completed 120 flights totalling more than 203 hours of airtime with the software fix.

18 Apr 2019 9:37 AM

Senators urge Trump administration to delay decision on India's GSP

The GSP is the largest and oldest US trade preference programme.

13 Apr 2019 8:29 AM


India needs to bolster level of capitalisation of government-owned banks: IMF

The level of non-performing loans (NPLs) in India remains high.

11 Apr 2019 10:21 AM

Some reforms in India show benefits of digitalisation: IMF

India have shown the benefits of digitalisation which has also reduced the opportunities for discretion and fraud, says IMF.

10 Apr 2019 10:42 AM

India's GDP expected to expand 7.5 per cent in 2019-20: World Bank

With robust growth, and food prices poised to recover, inflation is expected to converge toward four per cent.

08 Apr 2019 4:02 PM

Boeing to cut production rate of 737 MAX jets from mid-April

The 737 MAX jets came under scrutiny after 346 people lost their lives in two deadly plane crashes in Indonesia and Ethiopia.

06 Apr 2019 8:28 AM

India's ASAT Debris expected to burn up in atmosphere says Pentagon

Shanahan said last week he believed India had avoided a similar scenario by testing at a lower altitude.

05 Apr 2019 8:41 AM


Amazon CEO's phone hacked by Saudi to access personal data: Bezos security chief

Gavin de Becker linked the hack to extensive coverage by a newspaper, which is owned by Bezos, on the murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi.

31 Mar 2019 12:08 PM

Khashoggi’s murderers received training in US: report

Members of the Saudi team that killed journalist Jamal Khashoggi received training in the United States, the Washington Post reported.

31 Mar 2019 9:19 AM

Pentagon denies US spying on India's ASAT test

It is said that the United States was aware of India's first test-fire of an anti-satellite missile.

30 Mar 2019 8:58 AM

Donald Trump threatens to shut US-Mexico border, again

This new threat shows that Trump is doubling down on his bid to make immigration a keystone of the gathering 2020 reelection campaign.

29 Mar 2019 2:16 PM

Seattle shooting: 2 killed as gunman opens fire during rush hour

The bus driver was struck but managed to turn the bus around and head away from the assailant, police said.

28 Mar 2019 11:47 AM


Boeing holds test flights for 737 MAX fix: sources

FAA engineers and flight test pilots were involved in the MCAS operational evaluation flight test.

27 Mar 2019 2:24 PM

Pentagon eyeing 5G solutions with Huawei rivals Ericsson and Nokia: official

Huawei has strongly rejected the allegations and earlier this month sued the US government over the issue.

26 Mar 2019 9:12 AM

Pentagon authorises USD 1 billion to build Trump-proposed wall

Shanahan has authorized commander of US Army Corps of Engineers to begin planning and execution.

26 Mar 2019 8:33 AM

Trump's 2016 campaign didn't conspire with Russia, finds Mueller report

Democrats demand release of full Mueller report.

25 Mar 2019 8:36 AM

Sexy clothed freshly graduated women are considered as weak: Study

Females who dress sexily at their graduation were perceived as less competent and than their peers who dress more professionally.

22 Mar 2019 9:33 PM