Saturday January 29-th, 2022

4th-gen Kia Carnival MPV revealed 4th-gen Kia Carnival MPV revealed

When will the 2021 Kia Carnival come to Australia? The new Grand Sedona features a shorter front overhang than before, with the base of the A-pillar shifted backwards to create a longer bonnet. The Kia Carnival , also sold as the Kia Sedona in...

USA set to announce aluminum tariffs on Canada USA set to announce aluminum tariffs on Canada

That trade agreement has since been ratified by all three countries - Canada, the USA, and Mexico - and comes into effect on July 1. United States producer Alcoa has smelters in Canada. The agreement to lift tariffs came amid indications that new N...

Germany in Lufthansa bailout talks with key shareholder Germany in Lufthansa bailout talks with key shareholder

Scholz said the proposal to be put to shareholders had been "carefully weighed" in negotiations with Lufthansa and the European Union, adding: "This will be taken into account, I think, by the shareholders". Thiele is particularly opposed to the gove...

FDA: Quit using these hand sanitizers FDA: Quit using these hand sanitizers

In a letter, the FDA said their products may contain methanol, which can be poisonous if absorbed through the skin or ingested. Too much exposure can result in blindness, seizures, brain damage, coma, blurred vision, vomiting and nausea, headache, ...

White House adviser Navarro walks back comments China trade deal ‘over’ White House adviser Navarro walks back comments China trade deal ‘over’

Navarro later told Reuters his comments had been "wildly" taken out of context and did not pertain to the trade deal with China. Navarro said the deal was over when asked about it on Fox News, and that the quote "turning point" came when the US l...

Name change on way for popular Aussie candies Name change on way for popular Aussie candies

The new names for the products have not yet been finalised, but Nestlé says it will move quickly to change them. The decision was made by the brand's parent company, Nestle, because a redskin is a slang term for Native Americans in the USA, where i...

Oil dips as demand worries outweigh tighter supply Oil dips as demand worries outweigh tighter supply

A prolonged rally above the $40 level "will be hard for WTI crude as restrictions are not going away anytime soon... so oil prices at best might have another dollar or two to climb higher", said Edward Moya at Oanda. It is worth noticing that the pre...

Trump says he would only meet Venezuela's Maduro to discuss exit Trump says he would only meet Venezuela's Maduro to discuss exit

On Twitter, however, Trump insisted, "I will ALWAYS stand against socialism and the people of Venezuela". Trump tried to clarify his administration's position by tweeting today that he "would only meet with Maduro to discuss one thing: a peacefu...

Sensex, Nifty trade higher; banks, metals lead; IndusInd Bank top gainer Sensex, Nifty trade higher; banks, metals lead; IndusInd Bank top gainer

IndusInd Bank was the top gainer in the pack, rallying around 5 per cent, followed by Bajaj Finance, PowerGrid, NTPC, Nestle India, Titan and Bajaj Auto. On a net basis, foreign institutional investors bought equities worth Rs 424.21 crore in the cap...

Virgin Galactic signs NASA deal to take private citizens to the ISS Virgin Galactic signs NASA deal to take private citizens to the ISS

While training and trip brokering doesn't sound too thrilling, Virgin Galactic does have some unique expertise. The service won't just be for rich space tourists, but could be used by "researchers or even government researchers", the company said.

RIL shares at fresh high, m-cap crosses Rs 10.8 lakh cr RIL shares at fresh high, m-cap crosses Rs 10.8 lakh cr

Cumulatively until now, Jio Platforms has been able to raise Rs 1,15,693.95 crore from the leading global investors such as Facebook , Silver Lake , Vista Equity Partners, General Atlantic , KKR , Mubadala , ADIA , TPG and L Catterton .

United Kingdom downgrades COVID-19 alert level, reopens businesses Tuesday United Kingdom downgrades COVID-19 alert level, reopens businesses Tuesday

Speaking to Sophy Ridge On Sunday , he said this could include pubs and restaurants reopening - as well as people being able to get haircuts again. Many pubs and restaurants say the 2m rule makes it unviable to reopen as they would have to operate...

United Kingdom tells telcos to stockpile Huawei gear in face of USA sanctions United Kingdom tells telcos to stockpile Huawei gear in face of USA sanctions

Meanwhile, at least three sources familiar with the subject-matter were quoted as saying in a press agency report on Friday that the Senior British Intelligence Officials had asked a number of British telecom operators to store Huawei equipment over ...

Owner of Eskimo Pie announces changes to ‘derogatory’ brand name Owner of Eskimo Pie announces changes to ‘derogatory’ brand name

According to CNN , the head of marketing for Dreyer's Grand Ice Cream told CNN that the company is aware that the ice cream's name is derogatory . Cream of Wheat said it was also reviewing its mascot to ensure the brand does not "inadvertently con...

Gold Prices Today Surge To Record High, Silver Rates Jump

In early trade, gold taking cues from worldwide rates which jumped to one-month high, was trading higher by 0.71% or Rs. 339 at Rs. 48,276 per 10 gm. July silver futures on MCX rose 1.2% to ₹49,190 per kg. In India, rupee's drag against the greenback...

Petrol, diesel price rise continues through the fortnight

In 16 days, petrol has risen by ₹8.3 per litre and diesel by ₹9.46 per litre. Retail diesel price in Delhi set a new daily record high for the third straight day with the fuel costing Rs 77.06/litre on Friday. The prices of petrol and diesel rose...

Face coverings become mandatory aboard English trains Face coverings become mandatory aboard English trains

Over 3,000 extra staff from British Transport Police, Network Rail, train operating companies and Transport for London will be on duty at key transport hubs and interchanges to provide reminders and assistance to passengers. The new rule came into ...

Government to spend Rs 50,000 crore to boost rural employment Government to spend Rs 50,000 crore to boost rural employment

Mr. Modi interacted with some people who came back to their villages after the lockdown. "The people in villages have emerged as exemplars in fighting corona", Modi said, adding that their fortitude and discipline to ward off the epidemic is a less...

Bronco Reveal Moved Amid Concerns Original Release Coincided With OJ Simpson's Birthday Bronco Reveal Moved Amid Concerns Original Release Coincided With OJ Simpson's Birthday

Simpson, whose televised vehicle chase in a white second-generation Bronco in 1994 transfixed the nation and whose later acquittal in the murder trial of his ex-wife, Nicole Brown Simpson and her friend Ronald Goldman, appalled it. Former football le...

Ontario sees uptick in new COVID-19 cases, 31 additional deaths Ontario sees uptick in new COVID-19 cases, 31 additional deaths

According to OPH's numbers Saturday, that brings the city's total number of cumulative cases to 2,054 since the pandemic started; the number of cumulative deaths remain at 260. As well, Waterloo Region recorded 13 new cases on Sunday. The recovery ...

U.S. stocks open higher as energy sector leads gains U.S. stocks open higher as energy sector leads gains

The S&P 500 edged higher 0.36 points to 3,113.85. At 11.26 am ET, the Dow Jones Industrial Average was up 154.52 points, or 0.59 percent, at 26,234.62, the S&P 500 was up 19.04 points, or 0.61 percent, at 3,134.38. Those gains came after a record s...

Rio Tinto to Review Heritage Management Processes After Blasting Ancient Caves Rio Tinto to Review Heritage Management Processes After Blasting Ancient Caves

On Friday morning, Rio Tinto's former global advisor on social performance accused the company of abandoning its social commitments and said the board was testing the waters of "what it can get away with". But emotional protests by Aboriginal leade...

PH banks deny holding missing $2.1B cash of German firm Wirecard PH banks deny holding missing $2.1B cash of German firm Wirecard

The German company's auditor, Ernst & Young, refused to sign off its 2019 accounts after being unable to find the money , which was meant to be held in two escrow accounts . "We are stunned", said Ingo Speich, a fund manager at Deka Investments, a ...

Wirecard CEO quits after billions go missing, shares plummet Wirecard CEO quits after billions go missing, shares plummet

Revenues grew 37.5 percent to 2.8 billion euros, while net profits climbed 39 percent to 482 million, Wirecard said . Founded in 1999, Wirecard was once considered one of the most promising tech firms in Europe. Braun has aggressively fought a...

Wall Street opens higher on hopes of swift economic recovery Wall Street opens higher on hopes of swift economic recovery

Advancing issues outnumbered decliners for a 3.27-to-1 ratio on the NYSE and a 2.60-to-1 ratio on the Nasdaq. A slew of negative news surrounding the pandemic knocked stocks to their session lows earlier in the day. Airlines, hit particularly hard ...

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