Friday, Dec 04, 2020


Jan 22, 2021 07:42 AM

Biden unveils coronavirus plan, but says 100,000 may die over next month

[WASHINGTON] President Joe Biden unveiled a national strategy to combat the coronavirus while issuing a sobering...

Jan 22, 2021 07:34 AM

IBM revenue disappoints as software sales mark rare decline

[BENGALURU] IBM Corp missed Wall Street estimates for quarterly revenue on Thursday, hurt by a rare sales decline...

Jan 22, 2021 07:27 AM

France tells its citizens: Fabric masks not enough to protect from Covid

[PARIS] The French government is now recommending that people wear surgical masks in public because they offer...

Jan 22, 2021 07:20 AM

Biden administration pauses federal drilling programme in climate push

[LOS ANGELES] President Joe Biden's administration has temporarily suspended oil and gas permitting on federal lands...

Jan 22, 2021 06:45 AM

US dollar slides for third day on economic data, stimulus expectations

[NEW YORK] The US dollar fell for a third straight session on Thursday, with investors seeking out higher-yielding...

Jan 22, 2021 06:37 AM

Gold slips on profit taking; stimulus bets limit losses

[BENGALURU] Gold prices eased from a two-week high on Thursday as investors booked some profit following a rally in...