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by | September 21, 2018 | 21:00

Airport sources said that the incident may have happened after the crew reportedly missed activating what is called a "bleed switch" before take-off, leading to the disturbance in the cabin pressure with oxygen masks getting deployed. Passengers aboard the flight claim there were no announcements made and there were no staff to help with the situation. "He has been admitted for audiometry test and the hospital will issue a health statement after some time ", a spokesperson of the hospital ...

by | September 20, 2018 | 16:01

Supplies at the Key storage hub in Cushing, Oklahoma, rose by an estimated 900,000 bbls last week, according to a market forecast. US production has returned to 2014 boom levels, but the energy agency said USA output will grow more slowly next year due to bottlenecks in getting oil to markets.

by | September 19, 2018 | 01:05

Jaitley also clarified that no employee will face any service conditions which are adverse in nature. The Modi government had announced the consolidation of public sector banks in 2016 owing to mounting non-performing assets. In response to a query regarding the impact to the regional identity of the three banks, Jaitley said it would continue to expand region-wise post-the announcement.

by | September 18, 2018 | 13:08

The Prime Minister said that unless Conservative MPs accept the outcome of her negotiations with Brussels, "the alternative to that will be having no deal". Prof Venki, who was born in Chidambaram, Tamil Nadu, and went on to study biology in the U.S. before moving to the United Kingdom 19 years ago, recalled a "fairly simple" process he underwent at the time .

by | September 18, 2018 | 12:25

The drinks would aim to relieve pain with CBD rather than give the "high" associated with inhaling marijuana . " The space is evolving quickly". Regardless, if Coca-Cola decides to make a CBD-infused beverage, it could become hugely profitable at a time when Americans are trying to cut back on sugar and embrace "natural" cures.

by | September 18, 2018 | 11:11

Japan wants an exemption from the threatened USA duties on auto imports, which represent a major threat to its vehicle industry. Handbags, rice, and textiles will be included, but some items expected to be targeted such as smart watches and play pens have been excluded.

by | September 17, 2018 | 15:31

A slowdown in US production growth next year comes at a delicate time for oil markets, especially with Iran production being curtailed while uncertainties remain in Venezuela , Libya and Nigeria , all three are OPEC producers. At press time, Brent crude is trading at $78.35 per barrel, having clocked a low of $77.87 yesterday. Drillers added two oil rigs in the week to December 1, bringing the total count up to 749, the highest since September, General Electric Co's Baker Hughes ...

by | September 14, 2018 | 20:45

She and U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer had agreed to review progress early on Thursday. Canadian Foreign Minister Chrystia Freeland takes part in a news conference at the Embassy of Canada in Washington , U.S., August 31, 2018.

by | September 12, 2018 | 16:30

Apple Watch Series 4 will have a 384×480 pixels resolution on the 42mm-sized dial which is slightly more dense than the 312×390 pixels display on last year's watchOS wearable. It added new watch faces will be available exclusively for the new product that take advantage of its greater screen real-estate. The larger screen means the watch will be able show much more information.

by | September 11, 2018 | 18:13

Till May 31, when the LDF government effected a slight cut in the sales tax on petrol and diesel, Kerala's was the sixth highest sales tax levy on both petrol and diesel. "It would remove a lot of discrepancies that happen when different states have different rates", said an oil industry official. Of this, 50 per cent is non-oil and 50 per cent is oil.

by | September 10, 2018 | 18:54

Despite previously indicating that he would follow that norm, Obama broke with tradition on September 7 with a speech kicking off his campaign blitz to help Democrats regain control of Congress in the 2018 midterm elections. "It works for me", Whitaker said. "We're supposed to stand up to bullies". "We were ready for Barack Obama ". Saturday's rally was Obama's second campaign stop in a string of several planned appearances that Democrats hope will energize voters in an effort to flip 23 ...

by | September 09, 2018 | 03:45

Then he added: "I hate to say this, but behind that there is another $267bn ready to go on short notice if I want". The company makes a large percentage of its products in China. According to Apple, the tariffs would affect the Apple Watch , AirPods , HomePod, Beats headphones, AirPort routers, Apple Pencil, Magic Mouse and Magic Keyboard, MacBooks, Mac mini, and a selection of cables, chargers, and adapters.

by | September 07, 2018 | 20:08

Hackers obtained the credit card details of some 380,000 British Airways travellers during a two-week data breach this summer that leaves the customers vulnerable to financial fraud, the airline says. Future bookings will not be affected, BA said. "Atrocious that I had to find out about this via news and twitter", he tweeted. BA apologized in July after technology issues caused dozens of its flights to and from London Heathrow Airport to be canceled.

by | September 06, 2018 | 05:14

But global oil markets are still fairly well supplied. The Brent crude oil - the global benchmark for oil prices - was trading at $78.01 per barrel, however, closed trading at $79.38 per barrel. This output was helped by Libya recovering some of its production capability. Russia, which is cooperating with OPEC along with several other non-members, kept pumping at near post-Soviet records last month as it reaped the benefits from the June deal to ease output caps.

by | September 04, 2018 | 00:00

Trump notified Congress on Friday that he plans to sign an agreement in 90 days with Mexico to replace Nafta and hopes Canada can brought on board, too. "You said that the Mexican deal is closed- there's still a lot of work left to be done even on the Mexican deal, Chris, because of the language isn't drafted, we haven't seen whole chapters of the thing".

by | September 03, 2018 | 23:45

Though the loans are due by the end of the year, the amount owed by indebted countries and developing nations across the continent will be written off, Xi said. "It is through platforms like [this forum] that we should work to balance the structure of trade between Africa and China", Ramaphosa said. "Rather it is about greater openness, sharing and mutual benefit".

by | September 01, 2018 | 19:27

They also note that while certain sectors of USA manufacturing were hurt by NAFTA, American consumers and companies - and workers in some industries, like agriculture - benefited from it. In Canada, it is a near-$20-billion industry that employs more than 220,000 people. "The text could shift, but not the core of concessions and undertakings".

by | August 29, 2018 | 01:35

But after a year of intense negotiations to salvage NAFTA, US and Mexican negotiators are keen to seal a new deal before Pena Nieto hands power to President-elect Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador on December 1. "We're going to call it the United States-Mexico Trade Agreement, and we'll get rid of the name NAFTA". Exports are responsible for more than 30 percent of the new jobs created in the state.

by | August 28, 2018 | 19:55

Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto wants to sign the agreement before leaving office at the end of November, and Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau faces a national election expected by October 2019. Calling the deal "very good" for USA farmers and manufacturers, Mr Trump said Mexico has agreed to purchase "as much farm product as possible" immediately.

by | August 28, 2018 | 13:41

President Donald Trump's plans to punish carmakers who produce vehicles outside the US and sell them to Americans are hindering his administration's efforts to close the deal on a new Nafta this month. Trump said on Saturday that Washington could reach agreement with Mexico "soon" as the chief trade negotiator of Mexico's incoming president signaled possible solutions to energy rules and a contentious USA "sunset clause" demand.

by | August 26, 2018 | 23:10

The euro gained 0.7 percent to $1.1625. Asian markets were mixed on Friday as China-US trade talks wrapped up with little progress being made, while the dollar held up ahead of a key speech by the head of the Federal Reserve . The research theme at the Jackson Hole conference this year involves change in market structure, and Powell used that topic to elaborate on why shifts in concepts like the level of "full employment" and the neutral rate of interest justify gradual rate increases.

by | August 26, 2018 | 22:59

Verizon will introduce a new unlimited data plan for public safety employees and allow agencies to upgrade to the new plan at no cost next week, according to Maiorana. "I don't want to pay for all that data every month on the off chance that we're going to use it", he said. But Verizon said in a statement that "this situation has nothing to do with net neutrality or the current proceeding in court".

by | August 24, 2018 | 12:33

The Google Pixel 3 XL images are finally out , and the live pictures of upcoming Google flagship have given away all the major specs. If there's one thing that Google's Pixel lineup isn't known for, it's for new and unique features.

by | August 24, 2018 | 11:01

One location in MI is on the chopping block: Sears at the Jackson Crossing Shopping Center off I-94 in Jackson. The ailing company said liquidation sales at the 46 unprofitable stores marked for closure will start August 30, according to the company website.

by | August 24, 2018 | 10:58

Russian President Vladimir Putin on Wednesday called USA sanctions against Moscow "counterproductive and senseless" after Washington warned that more "economic pain" was to come. The bloc hasn't expanded the sanctions it imposed in response to Russia's annexation of Crimea in 2014. But, the European Union has not imposed sanctions related to Salisbury, although it strongly condemned Moscow and joined worldwide action to expel Russian officials.