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Oprah’s philanthropy for Puerto Rican relief

Oprah Winfrey donates USD 2 million to Puerto Rico relief, to help support the local community after the devestation of Hurricane Maria.

09 Apr 2019 1:53 PM

India highest recipient of remittances at USD 79 billion in 2018: World Bank

China (USD67 billion), Mexico (USD36 billion), Philippines (USD34 billion), and Egypt (USD29 billion), followed India.

09 Apr 2019 12:16 PM

Huffman, 12 other parents to plead guilty in college scam

The actor and several others busted in the biggest college admissions scandal ever, involving some of the best universities in the world.

09 Apr 2019 12:04 PM

Uber, ahead of IPO, sees some time before self-driving cars dominate the road

Uber, last valued at USD 76 billion in the private market, is seeking a valuation as high as USD 120 billion in its IPO.

09 Apr 2019 11:31 AM

Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey receives salary of 1 dollar 40 cents for 2018

Twitter chief executive Jack Dorsey received USD 1.40 as his first salary in 2018 - one cent for each of the 140 characters.

09 Apr 2019 11:00 AM

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US, China yet to find common ground in trade talks: White House official

US officials are 'not satisfied yet' about all the issues standing in the way of a deal to end the US-China trade.

09 Apr 2019 10:44 AM

Trump's return policy for asylum seekers blocked by US judge

A US federal judge on Monday blocked President Donald Trump's policy of returning asylum seekers to Mexico.

09 Apr 2019 9:50 AM

Standard Chartered expected to pay just over USD 1 bn to resolve US, UK probes

The bank settled the foreign exchange probe in February when it was fined USD 40 million by New York’s banking regulator.

09 Apr 2019 9:42 AM

US bars entry to 16 Saudis over Khashoggi killing: Mike Pompeo

The State Department previously revoked the visas of nearly two dozen Saudi officials and froze the assets of 17 others.

09 Apr 2019 8:16 AM

Women Empowerment: WWE hosts its first-ever women’s Wrestlemania main event

In early 2018, Alexa Bliss and Sasha Banks created history as they performed for the first time in Abu Dhabi.

08 Apr 2019 10:41 PM

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WrestleMania 35: Underdog Kofi Kingston walks away as WWE SmackDown champion

The fight between Kofi and Bryan was brutal and went down to the wire.

08 Apr 2019 10:18 PM

Donald Trump to pressure Iran by branding its Guard a terror group

To ramp up pressure on Tehran, the Trump administration is planning to designate Iran's Revolutionary Guard a 'terrorist organisation.'

08 Apr 2019 6:41 PM

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

White House shruggs off Democrats request for Trump's tax returns

President Donald Trump’s tax returns will never be handed over to Democratic lawmakers, White House Chief of Staff Mick Mulvaney said.

08 Apr 2019 1:36 PM

Naked woman arrested after breaking into children day care centre in US

Police arrested a naked woman on Thursday after she broke into a day-care centre in Stafford, Virginia.

08 Apr 2019 1:16 PM

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Wrestlemania 35: Batista fails to end HHH’s career, on-course to end Thanos’ life

Batista desperately wanted was to end his and the Game’s career, subject to his conditions.

08 Apr 2019 11:50 AM

US Homeland Security chief Kirstjen Nielsen leaving her position: Donald Trump

Trump said US Customs and Border Protection Commissioner Kevin McAleenan would become acting secretary.

08 Apr 2019 9:00 AM

'So much stupid trade': Trump critical of India, China tariff rates

India charges US over 100 per cent tariffs on a large number of products while the US imposes nothing on the similar or same items.

07 Apr 2019 4:23 PM

India needs to sustain high level of economic growth: Envoy

India's Ambassador to the US Harsh Vardhan Shringla said on Saturday that India represents dreams of more than a billion people.

07 Apr 2019 12:54 PM

Man charged threatening to kill muslin US lawmaker Ihan Omar

A 55-year-old New York man has been arrested and charged with threatening to assault and murder Democratic Representative Ilhan Omar.

07 Apr 2019 10:55 AM

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