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Mercedes-Benz India sells record 15330 units in 2017 (+16%)

The company is expected to announce its full-year sales figure this week. Additionally, the New Generation Cars continued its success story with a high conque...


Ford to build thousands of new engines at its Dagenham plant

Diesel engines are common in large trucks , especially semi-tractor trailers. Although the new engine will be branded "Power Stroke", like the bigger 6.7-lit...


IShares MSCI Global Impact (MPCT) Rises 0.28% for Jan 9

This is an investment tool that analysts use to discover undervalued companies. The formula uses ROIC and earnings yield ratios to find quality, undervalued sto...


Hulu Ad Revenue Surpasses $1 Billion, Subscriber Base Grows 40% YoY

For comparison, Netflix boasts around 110 million subscribers, with almost half that number in the U.S. And while Hulu's still cultivating the side of its bra...


Microbead ban introduction welcomed by MP

Politicians and activists hailed the move, which follows a similar USA law signed in 2015, as a welcome step toward diminishing the amount of plastic washed i...


Brooklyn Assemblywoman Indicted on Fraud Charges

New York State Assemblywoman Pamela Harris is facing multiple federal corruption charges for allegedly stealing federal and city funds. In one scheme, pro...


Kodak Announces ICO and KODAKCoin; Stock Jumps Over 100%

Kodak , whose name was once synonymous with photographic film, emerged from bankruptcy in 2013 after selling off most of its patents to companies including Ap...


Egypt detains 4 after Kiwis survive balloon crash

AN AUSTRALIAN tourist caught up in the horrific hot-air balloon crash in Egypt tried frantically to save a dying fellow passenger. They will be detained for f...


Discovery announces it's moving its national headquarters to Knoxville

Discovery Communications , which helped lead the revitalization of downtown Silver Spring , Maryland, is leaving Montgomery County, selling its headquarters ...


Amazon's Jeff Bezos now the richest person in history

Gates, 62, would have a net worth of more than $US150 billion if he'd held onto assets that he's given away, largely to the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation. B...


Dimon Backpedals on Bitcoin

While some investors and bank chiefs have been skeptical of cryptocurrencies, they've lauded blockchain as a promising way to speed up payments and contracts. I...


Allegiant Air to offer nonstop flights from Sarasota

The three routes announced by Allegiant will bring more than 100,000 passengers annually to the Bradenton-Sarasota area, Hafer said. Less than one week afte...


Country duo Sugarland to play at Spokane Arena in June

Tickets go on sale Friday, January 19 at this link . Tickets will be available for purchase at www.etix.com or 800-514-3849. Former One Direction frontman N...


How NASA honored John Young, its most experienced astronaut

The US space agency further informed that Young was the only NASA astronaut to go into space as part of the Apollo, Gemini, and space shuttle programs. Youn...


Air fight in cockpit; Two Jet Airways pilots fired

The quarrel reportedly led the female pilot to leave the cockpit in tears and she had to be persuaded to go back in by cabin crew. However, the investigation wi...


Takata recalls additional 3.3 million air bags

The largest recall in USA history only continues to expand as Takata announced the recall of 3.3 million more faulty airbag inflators. The NHTSA is ordering...


Morrisons posts better-than-expected Christmas sales

The Bradford, northern England, based grocer said on Tuesday group like-for-like sales, excluding fuel, rose 2.8 percent in the 10 weeks to January 7, the bulk ...


California has ample weapons to battle Trump on drilling

S. Navy has been vocally opposed for many years. The Trump administration's plan revealed Thursday to permit drilling in most US continental shelf waters ...


Brigadier Kapil Mohan man Behind Old Monk success, passes away at 88

The Old Monk, launched in 1954, was a synonym for dark rum for a long time, and continues to be a brand loved by many liquor-lovers. But with increasing co...


Golden Globes: del Toro wins Best Director for Motion Picture

It received 14 nominations, including for best picture, best actress for Sally Hawkins and best director for del Toro. January 8, 2018: Donald Trump may be ...