Tuesday October 15-th, 2019

Hyundai Venue Unveiled in India midst Arabian Sea, Launch on May 21 Hyundai Venue Unveiled in India midst Arabian Sea, Launch on May 21

The other petrol motor, for lower-spec cars, will be the 1.2 litre petrol as seen on various Hyundai cars in India. The engine pairs with a six-speed manual transmission or a CVT automatic and drives the front wheels - all-wheel drive is not avai...

Citigroup profits rise 2%, overcoming decline in trading Citigroup profits rise 2%, overcoming decline in trading

Book value per share rose 8 percent from previous year to $77.09, while tangible book value per share rose 7 percent to $65.55. Shares in Citibank were sent earthward 75 cents, or 1.1%, to $66.67, within a 52-week trading range of $48.42 to $...

Bank of America profit tops estimates on growing loan book Bank of America profit tops estimates on growing loan book

The executive cited the bank's business mix, commitment to responsible growth which was complemented by ongoing momentum in economic growth and consumer activity in the U.S. "Economic growth and consumer activity in the US continue to be solid, busin...

Gen 2020 Subaru Outback carries on its rugged legacy Gen 2020 Subaru Outback carries on its rugged legacy

That started with the car's bones and the Subaru Global Platform . The new Subaru Outback has 220mm of ground clearance (up from 213mm on the current model), a larger footprint, better suspension travel and a more advanced "X-mode" for off-road ...

Crossover SUV juices up with thrifty, 34-mpg hybrid — Toyota Highlander unveiled Crossover SUV juices up with thrifty, 34-mpg hybrid — Toyota Highlander unveiled

The 2020 Highlander will go on sale next winter, with gas models arriving in December and Hybrids following in the first quarter of the new year. The platform underpinning it is yet another member of the Toyota New Global Architecture (TNGA) fa...

New Aston Martin Rapide E revealed with over 600bhp New Aston Martin Rapide E revealed with over 600bhp

The Rapide E , developed in part with Williams Advanced Engineering , will be limited to 155 units, and James Bond will apparently be getting at least one of those , and all will be built at Aston's new St. New to it are the honeycomb front grille,...

Lenders shortlist four investors for Jet Airways Lenders shortlist four investors for Jet Airways

It reportedly said the move was temporary. Earlier on Tuesday, Indian business channel BTVI said Jet's board had authorized Dube to seek a minimum of 4 billion rupees (S$78 million) in interim funding, and had advised him to ground the airline if n...

The Genesis Mint Concept has very interesting doors The Genesis Mint Concept has very interesting doors

Designed with input from the company's studios in Germany, the USA and South Korea, design boss Luc Donckerwolke says the Mint marries "classic proportions with forward-looking, minimalist design". Access to the Mint Concept's cargo area is through t...

Watch these 10 robot dogs pull a truck Watch these 10 robot dogs pull a truck

Ten SpotMini robots have demonstrated their strength by hauling a truck across a parking lot. The design was an evolution of the first SpotMini, whose terrifying gripping arm made it resemble something from a horror movie. Boston Dynamics wasn't ...

Easter Egg Hunt set for Logoly State Park Easter Egg Hunt set for Logoly State Park

The hunt will end on this Saturday, April 20th with another egg hunt and prize giveaway. What's better than an Easter egg hunt? The event is free. April 20 from 10 a.m.to noon (egg hunt starts at 11 a.m.) @ 17297 Glacier Way, Rosemount, mnlarges...

Nissan 370Z unveiled with 50th Anniversary Edition, Australia confirmed Nissan 370Z unveiled with 50th Anniversary Edition, Australia confirmed

Beyond the 50th Anniversary Edition, the 2020 Nissan GT-R will come in three trim levels: GT-R Premium, GT-R Track Edition and GT-R Nismo. Based on the 370Z Sport in the U.S., the 50th uses the venerable 3.7-litre V6 that's powered the model sinc...

Former Volkswagen CEO charged with fraud in Germany Former Volkswagen CEO charged with fraud in Germany

Winterkorn is already under indictment in the US on charges of fraud and conspiracy to violate the Clean Air Act and could get up to 20 years in prison. VW admitted four years ago that it had fitted as many as 11 million diesel vehicles worldwide wit...

Beleaguered airline Jet cancels worldwide flights till April 18 Beleaguered airline Jet cancels worldwide flights till April 18

India's first private airline Jet Airways is headed towards a total grounding and a decision could be taken as early as Tuesday after a meeting of its board of directors. "Cooperation by and support from all the other stakeholders will be the key to ...

FDA recalls fruit linked to salmonella outbreak

The Department for Public Health said the melons range from cantaloupe, watermelon and honeydew. The affected states are Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kentucky, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Tenne...

Trump 'celebrating' tax day in Minnesota Trump 'celebrating' tax day in Minnesota

She said Trump's tax breaks could have instead been invested into bridges, roads, and schools. President Donald Trump is spending America's tax filing day in Minnesota. More evidence came from a report by tax preparer H&R Block on Thursday that...

Overtime makes people happy, says Ma Overtime makes people happy, says Ma

This month, the activists at Microsoft's GitHub launched the 996.ICU project (996 intensive care), where workers named "Alibaba" as the company with some of the worst working conditions. The machine can not stop". But in a speech to Alibaba staff o...

Global finance chiefs prepared to 'act promptly' to spur growth Global finance chiefs prepared to 'act promptly' to spur growth

The IMF cut its forecast for global growth from 3.6 per cent last year to 3.3 per cent in 2019, the slowest since the recession year 2009, but it predicts growth will return to 3.6 per cent in 2020. But he also warned that factors that undermine co...

Amazon reportedly preparing free, ad-supported music streaming service Amazon reportedly preparing free, ad-supported music streaming service

According to a report in Billboard published Friday (April 12, ) citing sources familiar with matter, the free music service would be marketed through Amazon's Echo smart speakers. The service could become available as early as next week, Billboa...

Guinness brewer drinks to the end of its plastic rings Guinness brewer drinks to the end of its plastic rings

From 2017, Diageo committed to phasing out plastic straws and stirrers and single-use plastic bottles from its sites and previous year set a target to ensure 100 per cent of plastic used was recyclable, reusable or compostable from 2025. The facility...

How the major United States stock indexes fared Friday How the major United States stock indexes fared Friday

Advancing issues outnumbered decliners by a 1.87-to-1 ratio on the NYSE and by a 1.38-to-1 ratio on the Nasdaq. Banks led the profits following quarterly profit reports from JPMorgan Chase and Wells Fargo opened the round of highly expected com...

1,100 Jet Airways pilots decide not to fly from Monday: NAG 1,100 Jet Airways pilots decide not to fly from Monday: NAG

It will, however, be hard for the airline to last till then unless banks come to the rescue with higher funds infusion. Siroya Centre is Jet Airways headquarters in Andheri suburb in Mumbai . Monday is also when SBI Caps will formally announce how...

Indian Refiners Rush To Buy Iranian Oil Before It's Too Late

In March India's oil imports from Iran rose to about 405,000 bpd, about 56 percent higher than February, the data showed. Although not all Indian refiners continued purchases because private companies with exposure to the USA financial system were ...

Luxury high-rise condos are guzzling electricity Luxury high-rise condos are guzzling electricity

Luxury condos may be marketed as being energy-efficient but according to BC Hydro, that's far from the truth. BC Hydro has found that even if you live in a higher end condo building, the amount of power your fancy building consumes may be more than...

Baby sleeper recalled in Australia after link to deaths

It's been revealed, 32 infants have died while using the Fisher-Price Rock 'n Play Sleeper (pictured below), since it was introduced to the retail market in 2009. Australia's safe sleep guidelines state a baby should be placed on their back to sleep ...

Oil prices rise after OPEC cuts, United States sanctions on Iran, Venezuela Oil prices rise after OPEC cuts, United States sanctions on Iran, Venezuela

U.S. West Texas Intermediate crude at Midland yesterday traded at the biggest discount to futures in nearly four months after Phillips 66 closed a unit for maintenance at its Borger, Texas refinery, adding to a backlog of barrels as production climbs...

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