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Trump wants separate trade deals with Canada, Mexico, says adviser Kudlow

The meeting with Trudeau could be particularly frosty, given Trump's recent sharp criticism of Canada's trade policies and the anger in Ottawa over Washingt...


Monetary policy: RBI hikes repo rate by 25 basis points to 6.25%

Domestic factors which will hurt inflation will include house rent allowance revision by state governments, surge in minimum support prices and also impact of t...


US said to ask OPEC for 1-MMbpd output hike

Benchmark Brent oil futures dropped as much as 1.5 percent to $74.16 a barrel in London trading after the United States request was reported. "The gains are...


IHOP announces name change

Some commenters said the IHOP name change is a hoax or probably just a publicity stunt. From breakfast and bacon to brunch, burritos, and biscuits, the option...


United Kingdom clears Murdoch's bid for Sky if it sells Sky News

Comcast has offered to pay £12.50 ($16.70) per share for Sky ( SKYAY ), topping Fox's (FOX) bid of £10.75 ($14.40). The Culture Secretary has told 21st Cen...


Genealogy site MyHeritage says 92 million user accounts compromised

It is unclear if the breach is the result of a hacker attack or because of a malicious employee selling the company's data. The breach was discovered by a se...


Tesla 'quite likely' to meet Model 3 goal; Musk remains chairman

Moments after the vote, Musk - who appeared emotional as his voice quivered - said that the company has experienced "the most excruciating hellish several month...


Trump Wants Bilateral Deal With Ottawa Instead of NAFTA - White House

They say the group has been known to harbor ideological differences on major economic issues and the meeting adjourned without any clear resolution to the matte...


Women can't run airlines, says gaffe-prone Qatar Airways chief

The comments reportedly drew groans and gasps from those present, and Mr Baker later appeared to try to clarify his comments. Big companies have been forced...


Drivers hit by biggest petrol price rise for 18 years

Recent cut in fuel rates in India have come in the backdrop of continuous fall in global oil prices over the week. The RAC said a "punitive combination" of hi...


Hail storm shatters American Airlines plane, prompts emergency landing

An airline spokesman said Monday that the plane was awaiting repairs for damage to the nose, windshield panels and a cockpit side window. Esparaza said pass...


Google Won't Renew AI Project With Pentagon

Tech publication Gizmodo first reported that Google Cloud chief executive Diane Greene told employees last week Google's role in the program would end. Ma...


Mexico to impose tariffs on U.S. goods

The backlash from the tariffs dominated the meeting of G7 finance ministers in Canada's Whistler resort over the weekend, with Bruno Le Maire, French foreign mi...


Rounding up the features of iOS 12

Apple is said to unveil upgrades to its AR software at WWDC 2018 . Adobe has already announced that it is supporting the new AR content format, and wi...


Starbucks to close over 8,000 stores for anti-bias training

Some have praised Starbucks, but others see it as a publicity stunt which will do little to end the persistent problem of racial profiling in the USA, our corre...


Asian stocks decline after global markets fall on Italian turmoil

The euro fell against the Swiss franc, Japanese yen and US dollar, nearing $1.15 EUR= and touching its lowest point since July. Tokyo's Nikkei .N225 meanwhi...


Starbucks is sliding after Howard Schultz steps down as chairman

Starbucks' Howard Schultz has announced that he will step down as the coffee giant's executive chairman at the end of the month. Over the course of his ca...


Apple's new phone software speeds up older devices

Here's what's on our wishlist for iOS 12 . Apple also announced a new app called Measure , which allows you to measure objects and distances in augmented re...


China warns United States against imposing tariffs as latest trade talks end inconclusively

The Xinhua statement instead said that details of implementing the Washington consensus were subject to confirmation by both sides. "The achievements reac...


Google won't renew Pentagon contract to use AI

The Times said Pichai addressed the matter at an all-staff meeting last Thursday, telling employees that the firm intended to come up with a list of principle...