Economy

Total to buy Maersk Oil

Møller - Maersk get $4.95 billion in Total shares, while Total will take on $2.5 billion of Maersk Oil's debt. The deal is already approved by both boards...


Sports ministers of Indonesia, Malaysia settle flag incident

President Joko "Jokowi" Widodo also called for an apology but cautioned against exaggerating the incident. Indonesia's coach Asry Syam (right) leads his pla...


4 apps to help you watch the solar eclipse

Before looking at the sun, remember it is not safe to do so without the right protection. Eclipse glasses can be worn directly over your prescription gla...


Ex-Northwestern professor charged in 'grisly' Chicago stabbing death

They found Cornell-Duranleau's body July 27 after the building's front desk received an anonymous call that a crime had occurred on the 10th floor. Autopsy resu...


Pa. police troopers shot, suspect dead after confrontation outside store

Both troopers were transported for hospital treatment and were alert and responsive, the station reported. Authorities said the troopers had arranged a meetin...


Infosys announces Rs 13000 crore share buyback at Rs 1150 per share

Pravin Rao was named as interim managing director and CEO of the Bengaluru , India-based systems integrator. It has no secret that Sikka has resigned due to ...


Marvel's The Defenders: Netflix Releases Extended Trailer

Danny's acrobatic style works well with Luke's impermeability, while Matt Murdock's inner conflicts and drive for goodness clash with Jessica Jones' no-nonsen...


Say GoodBye to Fake Clickbaits Videos on Facebook

The engineers explain that spammers include these images to lure people into clicking on them (thinking it will cause a video to start playing) and drive people...


Here's everything you need to know about Wal-Mart's earnings

Traffic rose 1.3 per cent. Gearhart Jeffrey J had sold 11,104 shares worth $868,299. GKN plc (ADR) (OTCMKTS:GKNLY) has 0.00% since August 17, 2016 and is. The r...


Gorkhaland stir: Rajnath welcomes withdrawal of hunger strike

The GMCC, which represents 14 political parties and organisations spearheading the Gorkhaland movement, made a decision to end the hunger strike after a meeting...


Experiments, ice cream launched to space station

It will arrive at the space station Wednesday, Aug. 16, at which time astronauts Jack Fischer of NASA and Paolo Nespoli of ESA (European Space Agency) will u...


Merkel challenger slams Trump's 'downplaying of Nazi violence'

Merkel has unsettled unions and has left it unclear that those who caused this crisis will be held responsible", said Schulz, who leads the Social Democratic Pa...


Vigil held in Las Cruces for victims in Charlottesville attack

Barr began lighting candles for people at the gathering. "I've been doing this stuff for 15 years and I've never seen anything like that", said Tinkleman. Toget...


Woman says she bit into dead rodent at Pennsylvania Chick-fil-A

Also last year, a 25-year-old autistic man sued an Illinois Chick-fil-A, and it's parent company, Chick-fil-A Inc., claiming he was denied employment due to his...


Major German air carrier files for insolvency

The company said that two members of the board of directors, who had been nominated to the board by Etihad, had resigned. In a statement, Germany's Transpor...


Asian shares mixed with Japan and South Korea down on risk tension

That conflict will continue to weigh on stocks, analysts believe. "Risk aversion is still very much a concern for markets", said Shaun Osborne, chief currency s...


Asian markets suffer bloodbath over escalating US, North Korea tensions

On Thursday, the CBOE Volatility Index, a barometer of expected near-term stock market volatility, closed at its highest since the USA presidential election. Sm...


Forterra PLC (FORT) Receives GBX 284.71 Consensus PT from Analysts

It has outperformed by 1.28% the S&P500. Among 23 analysts covering IMI PLC ( LON:IMI ), 7 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 15 Hold. Therefore 83% are positive. Bl...


Toshiba's market reprieve could be fleeting

Auditor PriceWaterhouseCoopers Aarata gave a "qualified opinion" on the results and a rare "adverse opinion" on the company's internal controls, Reuters repor...


Antero Midstream Partners LP Co (NYSE:AM) Experiences Light Trading Volume

As of quarter end Bronfman E.l. Rothschild, L.p. had disposed of 460 shares trimming its holdings by 57.4%. Its position stood at $246,200,000 a decrease of $1,...