US is watching Iran 'like a hawk' on nuclear deal: Joe Biden
Mar 21, 2016 at 13:30 | Source:
Washington: Vice President Joe Biden warned Sunday that the United States is watching Iran "like a hawk" to ensure compliance with the landmark nuclear deal.Tehran and six world powers, including the United States, agreed to the deal in Jul...
EU makes Turkey migrant offer but no deal yet| Reuters
Mar 18, 2016 at 06:15 | Source:
BRUSSELS European Union leaders agreed to offer Turkey financial and political concessions if it stops migrants reaching Greece and will meet the Turkish prime minister in Brussels on Friday to try and clinch the deal. Even if they can overcome possi...
Wary EU leaders meet on Turkey migration deal| Reuters
Mar 18, 2016 at 01:46 | Source:
BRUSSELS European Union leaders met on Thursday seeking agreement with Turkey to stop migrants reaching Greece and voiced a mix of hope for a fix to the crisis and caution that a deal could fall through or prove unworkable.European Council President ...
Wall Street gains as commodities rally, dollar plunges | Reuters
Mar 18, 2016 at 01:45 | Source:
The S&P 500 and the Dow Jones industrial average turned positive for the year on Thursday, a day after the U.S. Federal Reserve signalled fewer interest rate hikes for the year. The Fed's dovish stance weighed on the U.S. dollar, which catapulted...
Wall St gains as FedEx, GE boost industrials| Reuters
Mar 18, 2016 at 00:15 | Source:
Wall Street edged up on Thursday as FedEx and GE shares lifted the industrials sector, a day after the Federal Reserve's lowered projection of two interest rate hikes in 2016 pushed the S&P 500 to its highest close this year.The Dow eked out a sm...
New York's Plaza Hotel to go on sale next month: Bloomberg| Reuters
Mar 17, 2016 at 06:15 | Source:
New York's Plaza Hotel is set to go on sale in an auction next month, Bloomberg reported on Wednesday.David and Simon Reuben hold the mortgage on the five-star hotel and scheduled a foreclosure auction for April 26, Bloomberg said, citing a source. F...
Syria aid deliveries postponed over violence: Red Cross
Mar 14, 2016 at 16:20 | Source:
Beirut, Lebanon:Aid groups were unable to deliver much-needed food packages to four besieged towns in war-torn Syria on Monday, the International Committee of the Red Cross told AFP, citing security problems.Since an unprecedented ceasefire came into...
Chinese Army spotted along LoC in Pakistan-occupied Kashmir
Mar 13, 2016 at 13:25 | Source:
Srinagar: After frequent incursions in Ladakh area, Chinese People's Liberation Army (PLA) troops have been spotted at forward posts along the Line of Control (LoC) on the Pakistani side of Kashmir, ringing alarm bells in the security grid.The Army h...