India issues note verbale after High Commission officials 'aggressively followed' in Pakistan

Islamabad's decision came in the backdrop of India issuing another note verbale - a form of written diplomatic protest - to Pakistan on the alleged harassment of Indian High Commission officials on Saturday. The Pakistan Foreign Ministry claimed that the staff and their families have been facing "harassment, intimidation and outright violence" from Indian state agencies in recent weeks.

Red State Dems Can't Love Trump, So They Love His Tariffs Instead

China now runs a $375 billion trade surplus with the US and Trump asked President Xi Xinping's economic advisers how to reduce this disparity during Xinping's recent visit. "Prices will go down, which is good for the [infrastructure program] 'Build, Build, Build, '" Philippine Trade Secretary Ramon Lopez told reporters on March 9.

United mistakenly flies Kansas-bound dog to Japan

On United Flight 1284 from Houston to NY on Monday, a woman who was flying with children and a small dog was pressured by a flight attendant to put her dog in overhead storage during the 3-1/2 hour flight. The US Transportation Department "is looking into the circumstances" of the dog's death, an agency spokeswoman said Wednesday. When she found out, the passenger said the attendant "seemed frazzled and shocked".

When will the sales of Toys 'R' Us locations begin?

Toys R Us is seeking bankruptcy court approval to shut down its hundreds of remaining stores in the USA and Puerto Rico following dismal sales during the crucial holiday shopping season. And Sharper Image, which also shut its stores, now sells gadgets online and opened a NY pop-up shop during the holidays past year. Perhaps. This father of two young boys can tell you from firsthand experience that it's still a lot of fun to shop - and take the kids - to smaller neighborhood toy stores.even ...

Air Canada computer issues causing congestion at some airports

It is not yet clear what caused the outage. "Today's computer issues have had a wide impact on our customers and we apologize for any inconvenience", Benjamin Smith, President, Passenger Airlines at Air Canada , said in the statement . Flights are timed to connect conveniently with Air Canada┬┤s extensive domestic schedule, provides for Aeroplan accumulation and redemption, Star Alliance reciprocal benefits, and for eligible customers, priority check-in, Maple Leaf Lounge access at Canadian ...

Mikaela Shiffrin secures 2nd straight World Cup skiing title

Colorado's Mikaela Shiffrin won the overall World Cup title Friday - for the second year in a row . Austria's Annemarie Moser-Proell won her 41st race aged 21 in 1975 before missing the following season to care for her father. "My biggest challenge this year has not been the Olympics or the (World Cup) overall or any of that, but getting motivated for these last races", she said.

Clinton officer killed, two others wounded

When police arrived at the home, Sgt. Lowe said a man fired at the responding officers from inside the residence. Police said the shooter was found dead inside the home where the 911 call originated, WDAF reported . "It's hard to put into words what you go through when you have an officer killed in the line of duty, and then to have it happen to a department after a short period of time, that's hard to wrap your head around", Lowe said Tuesday.

Lyft doubles down on helping patients get rides to the doctor

Ultimately, the goal with Uber Health is to hopefully reduce the number of no-show appointments - something that's exacerbated by people who can't get a ride to the doctor, the firm says. The dashboard allows healthcare professionals to order rides for patients going to and from the care they need. "Health IT should always put the patient first and this partnership is representative of Allscripts commitment to connecting communities and helping providers deliver services their patients ...

United Airlines holds off on lottery bonus

United Airlines on Monday suspended plans to award quarterly bonuses through a new lottery system after backlash from employees over the weekend. Hundreds of United employees signed a petition calling for the reinstatement of bonuses - and the airline was skewered for trying to peddle the lottery as a step up in worker compensation when, in reality, it was a cost-saving measure.

Federal government expects oil prices to fall

Brent crude LCOc1 rose 30 cents to $64.13 a barrel by 12:10 p.m. EST (1710 GMT). Oil prices may find some support as the considering oil-related sanctions on OPEC member Venezuela to pressure its socialist President Nicolas Maduro, a US official said on Wednesday.

In the United States launched a carrier rocket with a weather satellite

The GOES weather satellite (Geostationary Operational Environmental Satellite) will be positioned to provide data to the West Coast of the US after it's carried into orbit by one of the United Launch Alliance's Atlas V rockets. Volz also hailed GOES-16's imagery as "really visceral" at an earlier news conference. "They will have detailed, tactical information about a fire and where it's likely to go based on winds and intensity".

New Fed Chief Sees Interest Rates Continuing To Rise As Economy Strengthens

The Dow was down by 380 points Wednesday in volatile trading, with markets falling sharply towards the close of trading. It had only four such days previous year. Powell told Congress that there was no evidence that the USA economy is now overheating. Referring to the wild swings in the stock market that occurred earlier this month, Powell said the Fed does "not see these developments as weighing heavily on the outlook for economic activity, the labor market and inflation".

US Shale Surge Offsets Lowest Saudi Oil Imports Since 1980s

In disclosing this in its Oil Market Report for February, IEA also noted that compliance with OPEC supply cuts reached an unprecedented high of 137 per cent in the review month. The U.S. will overtake Russian Federation as the world's largest oil producer "definitely next year", if not as early as this year, he said . "U.S.

Here are Warren Buffett's 15 biggest stock investments

As The Oracle is quick to point out, only $36B of that $65B gain in book value came from operations. He let investors know why Berkshire, which is now sitting on a record $116 billion in cash, didn't pull the trigger on any mega-deals a year ago.

Airbnb launches tiers and a loyalty programme

It's a new tier that's "intended for guests looking for lovely homes" and "exceptional hosts", according to the company. These include services such as Wi-Fi, cooking essentials, televisions with streaming capabilities, well-maintained appliances and living spaces, and so on.

US President Trump threatens China with sanctions on trade imbalance

Sen. Roy Blunt, R-Mo., warned that import restrictions could also drive up prices for USA businesses that use steel and aluminum as well as for American consumers. Due to that threat, Ross recommended the president reduce imports through quotas or tariffs . The aluminum recommendations include a 7.7% tariff on imports from all exporter nations.

Silicon Valley Investor Peter Thiel Moving To LA To Flee Liberal Politics?

Billionaire Peter Thiel, one of the most powerful men in Silicon Valley and its most prominent conservative, plans to move his home and personal investment firm to Los Angeles because he's disaffected with what he sees as the left-leaning politics of the San Francisco Bay Area, a person familiar with his plans said Thursday.

FireEye (FEYE) Given a $20.00 Price Target at Evercore ISI

KeyCorp reaffirmed a hold rating on shares of FireEye in a research note on Friday, October 27th. Morgan Stanley raised FireEye from an "equal weight" rating to an "overweight" rating and lifted their price objective for the company from $13.00 to $19.00 in a research report on Thursday, September 7th.

Don't take Omarosa's Trump remorse at face value

The report further stated Newman compared her and Trump's relationship with that of " Celebrity Big Brother " co-contestant Keisha Knight Pulliam's relationship with comedian Bill Cosby . ROSS MATTHEWS: Don't say that because we are anxious but I need you to say 'No, it's going to be okay'. Now she's lounging in her pajamas and talking Big Brother gameplay with Mark McGrath over calculated champagne toasts.

Russian pilot killed after Syrian rebels shoot down plane

The pilot ejected but was killed in an exchange of gunfire, the Russian defense ministry reported . "Rebel factions shot down a Sukhoi 25". One of the armed men shouts: "He is Russian". UN Envoy for Syria also said that the constitutional committee agreed on at the Syrian National Dialogue Congress will comprise both the representatives of the Syrian government and opposition activists and thanked the forum in the city of Sochi for its contribution to the Geneva peace talks.

Oil jumps as Goldman Sachs boosts price forecast by a third

In November 2017 - the latest month for which full numbers are available - crude oil production reached 10.038 million barrels per day. The producers agreed in December to extend current oil output cuts until the end of 2018. "The rebalancing of the oil market has likely been achieved, six months sooner than we had expected", the bank's analysts said in a report, as it revised higher its global demand growth forecast to reflect surging imports from emerging markets.

US Market Indexes Report Another Day of Losses

The seven biggest percentage losers among the S&P 500 components trading premarket were health stocks . S. Treasury long-dated yields rose in choppy trading ahead of a slew of events this week such as a Federal Reserve monetary policy decision which could help shed more light on the outlook for interest rates this year.

New Budget 2018 Income Tax Slab Common-Man Expectations

We are aware that Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on behalf of Modi government is going to present union budget for FY 2018-19. State Bank of India chief economist Soumyakanti Ghosh, said he believes the budget would ultimately be a balance between pragmatism and fiscal consolidation.

Fumes on people: Volkswagen, Daimler & BMW sponsored exhaust experiments, say German media

Daimler, for its part, said it "condemn (s) the experiments in the strongest terms", and was "appalled by the extent of the studies and their implementation." It remains unclear whether the carmakers were aware of monkeys being used in the experiments.

Quicksilver surf company CEO missing at sea, boat washed up on beach

The area is known for intense, sometimes unsafe waves and boasts surf breaks pursued by the world's best surfers. His 11-metre Mascaret III speedboat was found on a beach of the French Coast. According to local news reports , at 7:30 a.m. on Tuesday, January 30, the Frenchman took his 36-foot motorboat fishing for squid off the coast of Hossegor , a popular surfing beach north of Biarritz that's home to an annual World Surf League contest .

United Airlines denies seat to emotional support peacock

WHAT?! We're discussing emotional support animals on an upcoming episode! Earlier this month, Delta Air Lines announced that passengers who want to bring service or emotional support animals aboard must show proof of vaccinations 48 hours in advance of the flight.

Relief For Workers As Canada's Bombardier Wins Trade Dispute With US

Aircraft manufacturer Bombardier has won its case against plans for huge tariffs on its USA imports which had put thousands of jobs at risk in Northern Ireland. "We always believed that the C Series, in order to reach its full potential, would need a very strategic partner and we do have a strategic partner in Airbus ", he said.

Over $500 million have been Lost to Hackers - Japanese Exchange

It was also rumored that the hackers may have stolen an additional $123 million worth of Ripple digital currency, too, as the exchange also suspended all Ripple withdrawals today. We sincerely apologize for the inconvenience this has caused everyone. Officials are looking into what happened and do not yet know when trading will resume.

Shares of leading state-run banks fall after recapitalisation plan

The government has made a decision to give Rs 8,800 crore to the SBI, Rs 5,375 crore to Bank fo Baroda, Rs 4,865 crore to Canara Bank and Rs 4,524 crore to Union Bank among various other PSBs. Ahead of the announcement on Wednesday, the markets had factored in a larger share of the near Rs 90000-cr recapitalisation money for the stronger banks.

$0.05 EPS Expected for EnLink Midstream Partners, LP (ENLK)

The firm has "Hold" rating by Cowen & Co given on Thursday, January 18. Pictet & Cie Europe Sa who had been investing in Celgene Corp for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $81.09 billion market cap company. (NYSE:BRT). Stifel Fin holds 0% or 10,237 shares. Center Coast Capital Advsrs Ltd Partnership reported 0.76% in Martin Midstream Partners L.P. (NASDAQ:MMLP).