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Severe punishment! United States warns Saudi Arabia over mysterious death of journalist

But he says he has not discussed Khashoggi with Saudi King Salman as he said Friday he would do. Widely broadcast video shows the 59-year-old writer and Wa...


Trump vows 'severe punishment' for Saudi Arabia if Khashoggi was killed

The prime minister also says Canada has "serious issues" around reports about the disappearance of US journalist Jamal Khashoggi , although he says there is st...


President Trump blames 'loco' Federal Reserve for October's big stock drop

The Nasdaq dropped more than 4% in the worst percentage decline since June 2016. With the stock market's huge losses in the past week - the largest decline si...


James Murdoch could take chairman role at Tesla

The newspaper is wrong, Musk tweeted in response, without elaborating. The FT cited two unidentified sources familiar with the discussions involving Tesla...


Facebook shares more details on huge hack

The company initially warned that third-party apps may have been affected by the attack. With those 400,000 accounts, the hackers used the same vulnerability ...


Passenger jet departs on longest commercial flight

This time around, passengers will fly on the airline's new Airbus A350-900 ULR (ultra-long range) aircraft , where they'll eclipse the approximately 17-and-a...


US, China trade war might end soon, Asia expert says

Customs data on Friday showed growth in Chinese imports of USA goods decelerated to 9 percent over a year earlier. Export numbers have been buoyed by producer...


US Pastor to Be Released After Secret Turkey Deal

NBC cited sources as saying that under an agreement USA officials reached recently with Turkey, Brunson would be released after certain charges against him we...


Trump says Federal Reserve ‘has gone crazy’ after big stock drop

U.S. presidents have rarely criticised the Fed in recent decades because its independence has been seen as important for economic stability. The Fed, through so...


IMF Raises GDP Growth Forecast for Hungary

Maurice Obstfeld, the IMF's economic counsellor, said at a press conference in Bali, Indonesia , after the report was released, admitted the April forecast...


May to hold Brexit War Cabinet to agree backstop plan

Dimitris Avramopoulos, the European Union commissioner for migration and home affairs, said Barnier had briefed the body on the state of play in the negotiati...


US stocks plunge toward their worst loss in six months

The moves come as positive economic data - including the unemployment rate standing at 3.7 percent, its lowest level since 1969 - stoked investor fears that the...


Global stocks tumble after Trump 'crazy' Fed comment

Trump , who has been critical of the central bank's interest rate increases, tells reporters after landing in Erie, Pennsylvania, that he thinks "the Fed is mak...


International Monetary Fund upgrades outlook on Russian Federation as economy recovers

The planned event set to kick off Thursday - the "Peoples' Global Conference against IMF-WB" - has had its approval yanked by police, and the venue organizer ca...


Saudi crown prince ordered operation against missing journalist

CCTV via Hurriyet / Associated Press This image from CCTV video obtained by the Turkish newspaper Hurriyet reportedly shows Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi ...


China shares tumble as investors dump stocks across the board

Brazil's real currency hit a two-month high and stocks jumped after market-preferred presidential candidate Jair Bolsonaro's strong first-round win on Sunday...


Missing Saudi Journalist: One suspect heads Saudi defence forensics

Khashoggi has been a subject of worldwide concern for the last few days, ever since he went missing after his visit to the Saudi consulate in Istanbul, Turkey...


Governor Ivey issues State of Emergency due to Hurricane Michael

The storm is moving north at 9 miles per hour with maximum sustained winds of 80 miles per hour. The NHC warned that both could trigger deadly flooding ,...


International Monetary Fund predicts 7.3% growth rate for India in current fiscal year

The financial market volatility will likely continue next year, because the US Federal Reserve, after raising the federal funds rate by 25 basis points in its...


Tehran says Saudi Arabia unable to replace lost Iranian oil

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said in India last month that the administration would consider waivers and that some buyers of Iranian oil would take a "littl...


Heads-up!! Your Facebook account was not cloned

But that's not what's happening here, according to Facebook-there's apparently been no uptick in fake accounts since the messages started making the rounds. "...


India decides to import crude oil from Iran

Meanwhile, the International Court of Justice ordered the USA on Wednesday to ease some sanctions against Iran , including those related to the supply of human...


Indian central bank keeps key interest rates unchanged

The rupee opened a tad strong at 73.56 a dollar against its previous record low closing of 73.58. Between April and September the rupee has plummeted more t...


Unemployment Drops to 3.7 Percent-Lowest Since 1969

The Labor Department says employers added just 134,000 jobs, the fewest in a year, though that figure was likely lowered by Hurricane Florence . BLS revision...


As BJP States Follow Centre in Cutting Fuel Prices, Kerala Refuses

Traders cited concerns that the government could make the companies absorb further rises in global crude prices rise or carry the cost of any additional weakeni...