Wednesday January 26-th, 2022

We'll talk about 25th Amendment tomorrow: Pelosi We'll talk about 25th Amendment tomorrow: Pelosi

Mr Trump claimed yesterday morning that those cheques and other measures are on the table, however. The negotiations are proceeding against a frenzied backdrop, with the president recuperating from Covid-19 and the final stretch of the election cam...

COVID-19 pushed 115 million people into extreme poverty COVID-19 pushed 115 million people into extreme poverty

Extreme poverty is set to rise this year for the first time in more than two decades, with coronavirus expected to push up to 115 million people into that category, the World Bank has said. While extreme poverty has been concentrated in rural are...

Free trials are being extended through February 2021 Free trials are being extended through February 2021

The service itself launched in early November, so those trials are now weeks away from ending. Apple TV + subscriptions otherwise cost $5 per month. 9to5Mac says that credits received by ‌Apple TV‌+ subscribers who pay can be used on anything fro...

RBI Predicts -9.5% GDP For 2020-21, Keeps Rates Unchanged: 10 Points RBI Predicts -9.5% GDP For 2020-21, Keeps Rates Unchanged: 10 Points

On the ongoing coronavirus crisis, Mr Das said "silver linings are visible in the flattening of the active caseload curve across the country. and mood of the nation has shifted from despair and fear to confidence and hope". The rupee strengthened b...

WTO: Peter Obi, Ben Bruce congratulate Okonjo Iweala WTO: Peter Obi, Ben Bruce congratulate Okonjo Iweala

Kenyan sports minister Amina Mohamed, Saudi royal court adviser Mohammad Al-Tuwaijri and British ex-international trade minister Liam Fox also competed in the second selection round. She is also on the Twitter board of directors and is a special envo...

Next US presidential debate will be virtual: organisers Next US presidential debate will be virtual: organisers

In 1960, the third presidential debate between Richard Nixon and John F. Kennedy was broadcast with the two candidates on opposite coasts. The candidates will "participate from separate remote locations", while the participants and moderator remain i...

Stocks Rebound Amid Revived Hopes For Stimulus Talks Stocks Rebound Amid Revived Hopes For Stimulus Talks

I will sign now!" the president tweeted. President Donald Trump has raised concerns about his medicated state during his coronavirus treatment, but House Speaker Nancy Pelosi has been concerned about his drug use for much longer. Trump would be...

BOK to test distribution of digital currency next year BOK to test distribution of digital currency next year

The trials have expanded to Beijing, the Yangtze River Delta region, the provinces of Tianjin, Hebei and Guangdong, and the cities of Hong Kong and Macau, the country's Commerce Ministry said in August, and they could roll out to central and wester...

Pandemic Fuels Billionaire Wealth Pandemic Fuels Billionaire Wealth

Observes Anuj Kagalwala, partner, asset and wealth management tax leader, at PwC Singapore: "It is interesting but not surprising that wealth in the tech and healthcare sectors surged ahead at a faster rate than other sectors". Total billionaire weal...

Fired Amazon employee arrested for wire fraud, identity theft_china

Authorities say the refunds were not requested by legitimate purchasers. During the course of this scheme, Nguyen used or caused the use of interstate wires, the filing states. The retailer regularly pursues investigations and lawsuits aimed at tackl...

McLaren hybrid supercar confirmed McLaren hybrid supercar confirmed

Called the McLaren HPH (short for High-Performance Hybrid ), this is an all-new plug-in hybrid model built on a new platform called McLaren Carbon Lightweight Architecture (MCLA). McLaren says the new HPH supercar has entered the final stages of t...

Anti-Virus Titan John McAfee Arrested in Spain, Indicted For Tax Evasion Anti-Virus Titan John McAfee Arrested in Spain, Indicted For Tax Evasion

If convicted, McAfee could face up to 5 years in prison for each of the five counts of tax evasion, and up to one year in prison for each of the five counts of failing to file a tax return. Watson received $316,000 from McAfee for his role. As he...

Billionaires' riches reach record highs during pandemic Billionaires' riches reach record highs during pandemic

The total global billionaire count during the same period grew by 31 to 2,189 billionaires. Josef Stadler , the head of UBS's global family office said: "Billionaires did extremely well during the Covid crisis, not only [did] they ride the storm t...

Ducati Multistrada V4 with radar tech enters production, unveiling on November 4 Ducati Multistrada V4 with radar tech enters production, unveiling on November 4

The Italian motorcycle manufacturer had started working on radar tech as early as 2016, with a formal announcement in 2018 . The integration of front and rear radar technology promises to make Ducati Multistrada V4 a step ahead of its rivals by o...

Covid-19 downturn not as bad as feared Covid-19 downturn not as bad as feared

It said the debt service relief under the CCRT requires a commitment of about SDR 1billion ($1.4 billion) and so far, donors have provided grant contributions totaling about SDR 360 million, including from the UK, Japan, Germany, the Netherlands, Swi...

Scoop! Hyundai i20 1.0L turbo petrol with 7-speed DCT spied Scoop! Hyundai i20 1.0L turbo petrol with 7-speed DCT spied

The carmaker release two images and the sound of the engine which claims to produce around 200 hp of power. In their regular forms, the now retired second- and newly launched third-generation i20 hatches were both deemed too costly for an Australia...

Reserve Banks monetary policy decision to be announced on Friday Reserve Banks monetary policy decision to be announced on Friday

The Reserve Bank of India was forced to delay the bi-monthly committee meeting set to take place from Sept. 29 to October 1, as it required at least four MPC members to proceed and the Indian government had failed to name replacements for three p...

What We Know And What We Don't About Trump's COVID Illness What We Know And What We Don't About Trump's COVID Illness

The president reported he had tested positive for the virus last Thursday, before being transported to Walter Reed for further treatment. "The president's tweet is highly irresponsible and makes every public health official's job that much mo...

Australia plans big spending pandemic measures, record debt Australia plans big spending pandemic measures, record debt

The Australian Council of Social Service had launched a nationwide campaign to raise the rate of the payment, and CEO Cassandra Goldie said in a statement she was disappointed the Federal Budget "failed to deliver a permanent, adequate JobSeeker rat...

USA recovery would be stronger, faster with more aid: Fed's Powell USA recovery would be stronger, faster with more aid: Fed's Powell

That sort of prolonged slowing, he warned could "trigger typical recessionary dynamics as weakness feeds on weakness". Powell noted that U.S. fiscal and monetary policy actions have so far "substantially muted" the normal recessionary dynamics ...

Oil Rises on Trump Health News By .com Oil Rises on Trump Health News By .com

Hopes for a USA stimulus package to counter the economic impacts of the pandemic also lent some support to prices. Brent crude has actually drawn back above the $40 mark after being up to its least expensive level because June in the previous week,...

Virologist: Trump’s COVID treatments make his actual condition ‘very unclear’ Virologist: Trump’s COVID treatments make his actual condition ‘very unclear’

It's like the Wild West, and he's the president of the United States, and so you feel like, I want to do anything I can to prevent the disease from progressing. Daniel McQuillen, an infectious disease specialist at Lahey Hospital & Medical Center in ...

SEC brings John McAfee to court over ICO promotion SEC brings John McAfee to court over ICO promotion

Also past year, McAfee was transferred to the United Kingdom after a stint in a Dominican prison where he'd been detained for bringing weapons into the country via his yacht, an attorney told Reuters . Mr McAfee sold the cyber security company that ...

CEO says Southwest needs union pay cuts to avoid furloughs CEO says Southwest needs union pay cuts to avoid furloughs

Southwest Airlines' (NYSE: LUV ) flight attendants union rejects management's call for negotiated pay cuts to avoid furloughs, instead urging more federal aid. U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Friday said a deal was "imminent", and talks with Tr...

U.S. trade deficit jumps to largest in 14 years in August U.S. trade deficit jumps to largest in 14 years in August

The closely watched trade deficit with China decreased $1.9 billion to $26.4 billion in August. US Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer cheered the data, saying it showed the United States - home to the world's worst coronavirus outbreak with mor...

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