Stocks in Asia take off, Hong Kong’s Hang Seng surges 668 points

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia — Defying sliding global stock markets, Asian investors weighed into stocks on Tuesday. In Hong Kong, leading the way, the Hang Seng surged 667.94 points or 3.15 percent to 21,889.28. In Japan, the Nikkei 225 a ...

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Tuesday, 22 March 2022
Home Depot reports decline in holiday-quarter gross profit margins

ATLANTA, Georgia: Due to a rise in transportation and labor costs that offset the benefits of steady demand for big-ticket items and higher prices, Home Depot has reported a decline in holiday-quarter gross profit margins. Also, shares ...

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Thursday, 24 February 2022
Truefitt Hill, market leaders in luxury men’s grooming comes to Powai

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], February 22 (ANI/NewsVoir): The World’s oldest barbershop amongst much British upper crust for almost over 2 centuries, TruefittHill continues its illustrious legacy by bringing their luxury grooming service ...

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Tuesday, 22 February 2022
SP, AAP, Congress don’t work against terrorism, says BJP MP Rajyavardhan Rathore

New Delhi [India], February 22 (ANI): Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MP Rajyavardhan Rathore alleged that Congress, Samajwadi Party (SP), and Aam Admi Party (AAP) don’t act against terrorism and promote it indirectly due to their vote bank ...

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Tuesday, 22 February 2022
Agartala Smart City adopts ‘one for ten’ trees compensatory afforestation drive to minimise ecological loss

Agartala (Tripura) [India], February 22 (ANI): Agartala Smart City Mission has taken up a ‘compensatory afforestation drive’ to compensate for the ecological loss suffered due to the extraction of adult trees amid the ongoing smart road ...

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Tuesday, 22 February 2022
Millions of Florida kids could lose health coverage by April

A new report has found Florida kids in the Children’s Health Insurance Program could be at most risk of losing health coverage when the official public-health emergency for COVID-19 expires. Researchers at the Georgetown University Cent ...

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Tuesday, 22 February 2022
Donetsk and Lugansk celebrate Russian recognition

Announcement by Russia’s president prompted celebrations across Donbass with fireworks lighting up the skies Street celebrations broke out in breakaway republics, which Ukraine claims as its own territory, late on Monday after Presiden ...

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Tuesday, 22 February 2022
New study finds better treatment for Parkinson’s disease

Copenhagen [Denmark], February 21 (ANI): Parkinson’s disease is a neurodegenerative disease wherein dopaminergic neurons progressively die in the brainstem. Tremor and difficulties in walking are the most commonly recognizable symptoms f ...

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Monday, 21 February 2022
Researchers discover new medicines for treating heart patients

Ohio [US], February 21 (ANI): A recent research by the University of Cincinnati discovered a unique class of medications that acted as blood thinners by inhibiting an enzyme in the genes of tick saliva. The study was published in ‘Natu ...

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Monday, 21 February 2022
China is interested in Ukraine’s defence-industrial complex, says report

Moscow [Russia], February 21 (ANI): Ever since Ukraine rejected the Chinese bid to buy a major stake in the Ukrainian aviation company Motor Sich and imposed sanctions on Chinese individuals and entities involved in the deal, Beijing has ...

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Monday, 21 February 2022
Bajrang Dal activist murder: Investigation started last night, police have gathered few leads, says Karnataka CM

Bengaluru (Karnataka) [India], February 21 (ANI): After the death of a 26-year-old Bajrang Dal activist in Shivamogga, Karnataka Chief Minister Basavaraj Bommai on Monday said that police have gathered a few leads in the case, the invest ...

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Monday, 21 February 2022
EU warns of Russia sanctions blowback

Brussels will have to pay a heavy price for imposing new sanctions on Moscow, says senior Eurocrat Brussels is committed to imposing new sanctions on Moscow if Russia attacks Ukraine, even though there would be an enormous cost for EU ...

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Sunday, 20 February 2022