Pakistan’s Finance Minister Resigns Amid Economic Crisis

Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan made a sweeping cabinet re-shuffle on Thursday and named Abdul Hafeez Sheikh as the new finance minister to replace Asad Umar , who stepped down earlier in the day. PML-N spokesperson Marriyum Aurangzeb said the... More..

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All-New 2020 Subaru Outback: Rugged, Tech-Laden, and Refined
by | Thursday, April 18, 2019

All-New 2020 Subaru Outback: Rugged, Tech-Laden, and Refined

Meanwhile, the base model still has a naturally aspirated 2.5-liter, now rated at 182-hp and 176 lb-ft (239 Nm) of torque. The platform has been fine-tuned for the Outback, and Subaru boasts that it offers some...More..

Carl's Jr. will test a CBD-infused burger
by | Thursday, April 18, 2019

Carl's Jr. will test a CBD-infused burger

The "secret" incredient is a CBD-infused Santa Fe Sauce that comes along with two beef patties, pickled jalapenos, pepper jack cheese and fries. CBD has been popping up in lattes, gummies, skin-care products ...More..

Inflation rate unchanged as lower food prices offset higher fuel costs
by | Thursday, April 18, 2019

Inflation rate unchanged as lower food prices offset higher fuel costs

In terms of region, London continued to be the highest with an average house price of 460,000 pounds. Annual house price growth has slowed to the lowest annual rate seen in close to seven years - dragged do...More..

STL Moms: Hunt for eggs and a cure this Easter
by | Thursday, April 18, 2019

STL Moms: Hunt for eggs and a cure this Easter

This year the organization dedicated their Easter egg hunt in honor of Harper Stanz who was struck and killed by a vehicle at Recreation Park, the same place the hunt will happening. The pancake breakfast serve...More..

Naresh Goyal pulls out of race for Jet Airways
by | Wednesday, April 17, 2019

Naresh Goyal pulls out of race for Jet Airways

On Tuesday, the BSE sought clarification from Jet Airways on reports that it is likely to temporarily shut down its operations. "The company's leadership, in consultation with its Board of Directors, is eng...More..

Jet Airways Suspends All Flights As It Fails To Get Emergency Funds
by | Wednesday, April 17, 2019

Jet Airways Suspends All Flights As It Fails To Get Emergency Funds

In a statement, the 26-year-old airline said: "Since no emergency funding from the lenders or any other source is forthcoming, the airline will not be able to pay for fuel or other critical services to keep t...More..

Over 1,000 Jet Airways pilots not to fly from Monday
by | Wednesday, April 17, 2019

Over 1,000 Jet Airways pilots not to fly from Monday

The pilots, along with engineers and senior management, have not received salaries since January. The airline on Thursday operated only about 14 aircraft, down from 26 last week, inviting government scrutiny ...More..

Trump Visits Truck Dealer in Minnesota to Tout Tax Cuts
by | Wednesday, April 17, 2019

Trump Visits Truck Dealer in Minnesota to Tout Tax Cuts

Today is the deadline for filing federal income taxes under the first year of the tax cut enacted by a Republican-led Congress in 2017 and signed by President Trump . Especially if they found themselves having...More..

Self-driving Teslas are about to get much more expensive
by | Monday, April 15, 2019

Self-driving Teslas are about to get much more expensive

After that, and as part of a settlement agreement between them, Musk personally paid a $20 million fine. The SEC alleges that Musk blatantly violated the settlement with a February 19 tweet about Tesla vehicl...More..

OPEC May Raise Oil Output If Prices Increase, Shortages Mount
by | Sunday, April 14, 2019

OPEC May Raise Oil Output If Prices Increase, Shortages Mount

Apart from growing speculation over OPEC's next move on crude supply, Thursday's (April 11th) data had revealed an upsurge in the United States crude stockpiles, which had also contributed potentially to the de...More..

Jerrold Nadler: Donald Trump pardon vow for Kevin McAleenan would be 'unforgivable'
by | Sunday, April 14, 2019

Jerrold Nadler: Donald Trump pardon vow for Kevin McAleenan would be 'unforgivable'

Capitol in Washington, U.S., April 4, 2019. "This just shows the President's contempt for law, another instance of the President's contempt for law", Nadler said on CNN's "State of the Union" with Jake Tapp...More..

Moore defends qualifications for Fed, says bank 'can be divorced from politics'
by | Sunday, April 14, 2019

Moore defends qualifications for Fed, says bank 'can be divorced from politics'

As escalating an attempt from the White House to apply pressure over the central bank trump's decisions were seen. Powell was easily confirmed by the Senate, but Trump has told aides he regrets appointing P...More..

USA oil giant Chevron says will acquire Anadarko for $33 billion
by | Sunday, April 14, 2019

USA oil giant Chevron says will acquire Anadarko for $33 billion

The sale of Anadarko could likely change that for potential acquirers, including ConocoPhillips and Occidental Petroleum Corp, the two largest U.S. independents behind the majors. The combined company will pr...More..

FCC to auction additional 5G spectrum, boost rural internet
by | Sunday, April 14, 2019

FCC to auction additional 5G spectrum, boost rural internet

Fifth generation mobile networks are the wireless telecommunications standards beyond the current 4G. Trump said the 5G industry in the United States would be "private sector-driven and private sector-led",...More..

CPSC warns against Rock’n Plays for babies over 3 months
by | Saturday, April 13, 2019

CPSC warns against Rock’n Plays for babies over 3 months

Fisher-Price says "the reported deaths show that some consumers are still using the product when infants are capable of rolling and without using the three-point harness restraint". The children who died in t...More..

Tesla Model 3 lease program opens door to future ride-hailing network
by | Saturday, April 13, 2019

Tesla Model 3 lease program opens door to future ride-hailing network

Tesla is restructuring how it sells the Model 3 since the Standard Plus trim option has been selling on average six times more than the base model auto. Given the popularity of the Standard Plus relative to ...More..

Fisher-Price recalls sleepers after more than 30 babies died
by | Saturday, April 13, 2019

Fisher-Price recalls sleepers after more than 30 babies died

The deaths happened after the infants rolled over while unrestrained, or under "other circumstances". But given the number of deaths, and expert medical advice that babies should sleep on firm, flat surfaces, t...More..

House passes bill to restore 'net neutrality' rules
by | Friday, April 12, 2019

House passes bill to restore 'net neutrality' rules

In its place, Pai and the GOP-led FCC only required Internet providers to be transparent about the ways they manage their networks, while shifting oversight to another federal agency. The House of Representat...More..

International Olympic Committee stops fuel supply, Jet secures other sources
by | Friday, April 12, 2019

International Olympic Committee stops fuel supply, Jet secures other sources

To add to the airline's woes, aviation regulator Directorate General of Civil Aviation announced on Wednesday it de-registered seven Boeing 737-800 aircraft of Jet. "The cargo agent seized Boeing 777-300 ER (...More..

Google Launches First Commercial Drone Delivery Service, in Australia
by | Friday, April 12, 2019

Google Launches First Commercial Drone Delivery Service, in Australia

Drone deliveries have been the subject of many a flashy promo video over the years, but until now, they haven't been available for everyone to use whenever they want. There are conditions attached: the drones ...More..

Reaction Engines’ SABRE air-breathing rocket engine passes crucial test
by | Friday, April 12, 2019

Reaction Engines’ SABRE air-breathing rocket engine passes crucial test

A scientific breakthrough could mean an end to long-haul flights after boffins discovered a way to stop engines from melting when they travel at 25 times the speed of sound. The heat exchanger technology ha...More..

Etihad Airways submits bid for Jet Airways
by | Friday, April 12, 2019

Etihad Airways submits bid for Jet Airways

A Jet Airways flight from Amsterdam to Mumbai was stopped from taking off at the Schiphol Airport by a European cargo company due to outstanding bills. Jet Airways has grounded most of its fleet, because it...More..

China wants to destroy ‘wasteful’ Bitcoin mining
by | Friday, April 12, 2019

China wants to destroy ‘wasteful’ Bitcoin mining

According to the proposal by the National Development and Reform Commission [NDRC], crypto-mining is flagged as an "undesirable industry". The draft for a revised list added cryptocurrency mining, includin...More..

Panasonic Thinks Twice About Investing More Money with Tesla
by | Friday, April 12, 2019

Panasonic Thinks Twice About Investing More Money with Tesla

Tesla and Panasonic both have vested interest in the success of Gigafactory, the EV automaker's dedicated battery plant. Panasonic also plans to halt investment in Tesla's battery and EV plant in Shanghai, ...More..

Lyft investors bail as Uber IPO prospect casts a looming shadow
by | Friday, April 12, 2019

Lyft investors bail as Uber IPO prospect casts a looming shadow

The company set a placeholder amount of $1 billion but did not specify the size of the IPO. It could also work in Uber's favor that it is now expected to seek a valuation of $90 billion to $ 100 billion , b...More..

Saudi Energy Minister: Demand for Aramco Bond Issue Exceeds $30 Bln
by | Friday, April 12, 2019

Saudi Energy Minister: Demand for Aramco Bond Issue Exceeds $30 Bln

This isn't the first time Saudi Arabia has turned to debt markets since the death of Khashoggi. The bond sale is largely seen as Plan B to raise money for the kingdom's economic agenda after the initial pub...More..

Trump Welcomes South Korea's Moon to the White House
by | Friday, April 12, 2019

Trump Welcomes South Korea's Moon to the White House

He has staked his presidency on engagement with isolated North Korea, pushing for a resumption of South Korean tourism to the North's Mount Kumgang and operations at the Kaesong Industrial Complex, where compan...More..

Amazon staff listen to recordings of what you say to Alexa
by | Friday, April 12, 2019

Amazon staff listen to recordings of what you say to Alexa

Amazon previously has been embroiled in controversy for privacy concerns regarding Alexa . Employees can discuss what they hear with other employees in an internal chat service, and they can share clips they...More..

Oil rallies as U.S. gasoline inventory draw offsets crude build
by | Thursday, April 11, 2019

Oil rallies as U.S. gasoline inventory draw offsets crude build

Global benchmark Brent futures settled at $71.73 a barrel, gaining $1.12, or 1.59 percent, after hitting a five-month high of $71.78 a barrel. U.S. West Texas Intermediate crude oil futures rose 64 cents, or ...More..

Take Selfie at Phuket Airport Beach, Expect The Death Penalty
by | Wednesday, April 10, 2019

Take Selfie at Phuket Airport Beach, Expect The Death Penalty

According to the Phuket International Airport website, the airport has a capacity of handling 24 flight operations per hour, and operates 24 hours a day. Anyone breaking the new rule would be fined or - more sh...More..

Pakistans economic conditions may further decline, fears International Monetary Fund
by | Wednesday, April 10, 2019

Pakistans economic conditions may further decline, fears International Monetary Fund

The current account and fiscal deficits are expected to bring the growth down from a decade-high of 5.2 percent in the last fiscal year of 2017/18. Fiscal policy needs to tighten further for which mobilising mo...More..

The Best and Worst Day to Get Gas For Your Car
by | Wednesday, April 10, 2019

The Best and Worst Day to Get Gas For Your Car

While Monday is the best day to fill up, in most states Friday is the worst... but just by a nose. That's up 14 cents from a week ago and 38 cents from a month ago. The cheapest place to get gas in the state ...More..

Crown Resorts in ASX trading halt
by | Wednesday, April 10, 2019

Crown Resorts in ASX trading halt

The company has had some prior dealings with Wynn, having sold the company a 34.6-hectare parcel of land adjacent to Wynn Las Vegas on the Las Vegas Strip in December 2017 for AU$300 million. Yesterday, it was ...More..

Cain, Moore nominations for Federal Reserve seats on track: Kudlow
by | Wednesday, April 10, 2019

Cain, Moore nominations for Federal Reserve seats on track: Kudlow

Cain ran for the 2012 Republican presidential nomination but suspended his campaign amid allegations of sexual misconduct. Some market watchers have expressed concern that a nomination of Herman Cain as wel...More..