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Support my Brexit or face no deal, U.K.’s May warns

Theresa May must consider alternatives to her Chequers blueprint that keep Britain aligned to Brussels to avoid a "chaotic and damaging" no-deal Brexit if it i...


Trump hits China with tariffs on another $200b in goods

In a statement , Trump said the tariffs will take effect on September 24, at 10 percent until the end of the year, when they will rise to 25 percent. That is b...


Time Magazine To Be Sold To Billionaire Couple For $190 Million

He added that Time's power was in its "unique storytelling of the people and issues that affect us all". The transaction is subject to customary closing c...


'Disgruntled ex-employee' blamed for needle in Woolworths strawberries

Four punnets of Berry Licious and Berry Obsession strawberries, two in Queensland and two in Victoria , have been found to contain needles. Hoani Hearne, 2...


Canadian trade negotiators to brief PM Trudeau in person

However, Canada does not seem to be feeling any sense of impending doom - and for good reason. Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said just last week that the pr...


Amazon's Jeff Bezos unveils $2bn philanthropic fund

It's unsafe to say that they're the enemy of the people". But even though Bezos was mum on headquarters news, he did perhaps reveal some insight into his deci...


Andhra CM announces Rs 2 cut in petrol, diesel price from Tuesday

Petrol prices were increased to Rs 88.26, Rs 83.75 and Rs 84.05 per litre in Mumbai, Kolkata and Chennai respectively on Tuesday. " Bharat bandh evokes good re...


Tesla Accounting Chief Quit After Elon Musk Ignored Pitfalls of Going Private

Tesla chief executive Elon Musk made a series of executive promotions to fill the gap left by senior management resignations on Friday, as shares in the elec...


Anger of British Airways customers after 380000 payments hit in data breach

Another BA customer, Stephanie Jowers, said she contacted the airline hours before the hack was announced to query a suspicious charge on her account but was no...


Apple should make its products in United States to avoid tariff hit

The tweet came after Apple warned that Trump's proposed tariffs on $200 billion of Chinese-made products would affect the company. The office of the US trad...


Alibaba co-founder Jack Ma to retire

In an interview with The New York Times , Ma said it was time for him to focus on his first passion: education. "I am very thankful for Australia and the ...


Two reasons why a NAFTA deal could be imminent

Trudeau's comments came as Foreign Affairs Minister Chrystia Freeland returned to Washington to meet with U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer . That ...


Ayanna Pressley defeats Dem Rep. Michael Capuano in upset primary victory

There is no Republican on the November ballot in the district, meaning Pressley is virtually assured of entering Congress in January. Pressley was endorsed by O...


Fuel prices touch new high on low INR

Energy minister Jeff Radebe said this week that they had taken a once-off decision to only factor in a retail margin increase of 4.9c per litre of petrol fo...


Chinese are no new colonisers - Ramaphosa

Last month, Malaysian prime minister Mahathir Mohamad canceled more than $20 billion worth of planned Chinese infrastructure projects, saying he was concerned a...


Pres. Trump Asserts 'No Political Necessity' To Keep Canada In New NAFTA

The U.S. and Mexico reached a deal on Monday that excluded Canada . Canada cited its ongoing disagreement with the US over allegations it dumps lumber into Ame...


Canada's Bid to Buy Trans Mountain Rejected by Appeals Court

Kinder Morgan also had a busy morning Strangely enough, the Federal Court of Appeal decision on the pipeline was released the same morning that Kinder Morgan's...


California lawmakers pass net neutrality bill

They sent Gov. Jerry Brown a measure allowing power companies to raise electric bills to cover the cost of lawsuits from last year's deadly wildfires, even ...


Coca-Cola expands into coffee with $5.1 billion deal for Britain’s Costa

The Costa deal still needs to get approval from shareholders and regulators, and is expected to be completed in the first half of 2019. The company also operate...


How Successful was Demonetisation? Four Takeaways From the RBI’s Annual Report

The SBNs received were verified, counted and processed in the sophisticated high speed CVPS (currency verification and processing system) for accuracy and genui...


Tesla wins dismissal of shareholder lawsuit over Model 3 production

In a long report about the Tesla board's deliberations over taking the company private, the Journal revealed that investment advisors from Goldman Sachs and S...


NAFTA No More: President Trump Announces United States-Mexico Trade Agreement

Trump has repeatedly expressed irritation with Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and with Canadian trade policy in the months since Trump's decision to impose tar...


Oil prices inch up as United States crude stocks drop, Iran sanctions weigh

Still, a trade standoff between the United States and China that could imperil global economic growth and weaken energy demand continues to weigh on crude pri...


China trade war escalates with £16bn of new tariffs

The Trump administration has promised that these tariffs-which are legally and logistically separate from the tariffs on steel and aluminum imports-will force ...


Malcolm Turnbull falls victim to his pugnacious predecessor

He delayed calling the meeting until he received a petition showing the names of the 43 people who wanted a spill. Senator Sinodinos walked in to the party ro...


The president’s men are guilty. How bad is it for Trump?

Trump's former lawyer is on a fast track to being disbarred in NY following his guilty plea Tuesday on 8 federal counts, including tax evasion and campaign la...


Trump Call For SEC To Study Reporting Rules Sparks Debate

The Commissioners' offices did not immediately respond to a request for comment. While Trump can not force Clayton to make changes, as a matter of courtesy th...


Pres. Trump: We Won't Pay For Pastor's Release Because He's Innocent

Investors said Albayrak's conference call would test whether Turkey can persuade markets that its monetary policy is not hostage to political influence. "Th...


Lira rallies after Turkey raises tariffs on U.S. imports

Doubts about Turkey's future intensified as relations with the United States, a longtime North Atlantic Treaty Organisation ally, soured. "We got somebody o...


White House says Turkish sanctions 'regrettable'

Erdogan accused the United States of conspiring against Turkey and said that the slide in its currency doesn't make any sense logically. MSCI's emerging m...