Australia cut unemployment faster than anyone predicted - why stop now?

If you told someone a year ago unemployment was about to dive below 5%, to just above 4%, they wouldn’t have believed you. If that person was an expert, and you said it would happen despite a Delta outbreak and lockdowns in our two big ...

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Tuesday, 15 February 2022
Merck Foundation marks International Day of Girls and Women in Science through their STEM program

Abuja [Nigeria]/Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], February 15 (ANI/BusinessWire India): Merck Foundation, the philanthropic arm of Merck KGaA Germany, marks ‘International Day of Girls and Women in Science 2022’ through their Merck Foundatio ...

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Tuesday, 15 February 2022
Texas sues Meta over facial recognition

The attorney general’s office in the southern US state claims that Facebook violated users? privacy rights A lawsuit was filed against Facebook, which changed its company name to Meta last year, on Monday by the Texas attorney general’ ...

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Monday, 14 February 2022
Sensex tumbles 1540 points on oil price surge, Ukraine crisis

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], February 14 (ANI): The Indian stock markets key indices Sensex and Nifty tumbled more than 2 per cent on Monday as crude oil prices surged to a seven-year high in the international markets amid intensifying ...

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Monday, 14 February 2022
Protest over issuing national identity cards to Bihari community in Pakistan

Islamabad [Pakistan], February 14 (ANI): Hundreds of people from the Biharis community in Pakistan have been witnessing difficulties as they are not being issued with computerized national identity cards (CNICs), local media reported on ...

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Monday, 14 February 2022
Older workers at IT giant called dinobabies

Court documents from an ageism lawsuit show company bosses discussing making mature employees ?extinct? IBM executives labelled older employees as "dinobabies" and discussed ways to make them "extinct," documents ma ...

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Monday, 14 February 2022
Erdogan Visits UAE in Bid to Repair Ties with Arab World

Istanbul — Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan is visiting the United Arab Emirates, hoping to repair strained ties. Analysts say shared concerns over Iran could provide common ground. Erdogan said that his two-day visit to the Unit ...

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Monday, 14 February 2022
2 killed in attack on ex-Afghan government executive’s house in Kabul

Kabul [Afghanistan], February 13 (ANI): Armed attack on the house of Deputy Chief Executive of the former Afghan government Engineer Muhammad Khan left two people dead and oneinjured in Kabul on Friday night, reported local media. The ...

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Sunday, 13 February 2022
Honour killing cases surge in Pakistan as Balochistan reports five killings in a day

Dera Murad Jamali [Pakistan], February 13 (ANI): The cases of honour killing are on a surge in Pakistan as five people were killed for honour in Balochistan province on Saturday, reported local media. Three women and two men were kille ...

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Sunday, 13 February 2022
PSL: Sixth successive defeat leaves Karachi Kings on brink of elimination

Lahore [Pakistan], February 13 (ANI): Karachi Kings’ nightmarish season in the Pakistan Super League 7 continued as the Babar Azam-led 2020 champions lost their sixth successive match of the season while Peshawar Zalmi kept alive hopes o ...

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Sunday, 13 February 2022
PSL: Sarfaraz Ahmed, Jason Roy star as Quetta Gladiators defeat Islamabad United

Lahore [Pakistan], February 13 (ANI): Quetta Gladiators delivered a second successive 200-plus chase as they defeated Islamabad United by five wickets in a last-over thriller at the Gaddafi Stadium, Lahore in the 18th fixture of the Paki ...

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Sunday, 13 February 2022
Yemeni Officials Say Suspected Militants Abduct 5 UN Workers

SANAA, Yemen — Suspected al-Qaida militants have abducted five U.N. workers in southern Yemen, Yemeni officials said on Saturday. The officials said the workers were abducted in the southern province of Abyan late Friday and taken to a ...

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Saturday, 12 February 2022