• Saudi Arabia, UAE reiterate investment plans in India
Saudi Arabia, UAE reiterate investment plans in India

Oil minister Dharmendra Pradhan today said the government has no business to interfere in the pricing decisions by the Oil Marketing Companies (OMCs) related to petroleum products. In the first two weeks of October, Iran exported close to 1.5 million bpd of crude to countries including India, China and Turkey, some industry sources suggest.

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  • UK, Germany, France press Saudi Arabia over Khashoggi disappearance
UK, Germany, France press Saudi Arabia over Khashoggi disappearance

Kudlow isn't saying what Trump could do, but says Trump will "decide what the proper actions" are. The kingdom has appointed Son as an advisor for its planned $500 billion NEOM high-tech city, and in October previous year, it said it was considering selling a large stake in Saudi Electricity Co to the Vision Fund.

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  • Outage puts YouTube on pause
Outage puts YouTube on pause

YouTube , which is owned by Google, acknowledged its technical issues in a Tweet Tuesday night. The streaming service said they are aware of the issue and are working on a fix. If you find YouTube TV back online please use the contact us button to let us know. This story will be updated with more information as it becomes available.

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  • Trump threatens to cut off aid to Honduras over caravan of migrants
Trump threatens to cut off aid to Honduras over caravan of migrants

From left; Vice President Oscar Ortiz of El Salvador, Honduran President Juan Orlando Hernandez, Mexico Foreign Secretary Luis Videgaray, U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, Vice President Mike Pence, Secretary of Homeland Security Kirstjen Nielsen, Mexico Secretary of Government Alfonso Navarrete and Guatemalan President Jimmy Morales pose for a ...

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  • We’ll meet your oil needs: Saudi Arabia
We’ll meet your oil needs: Saudi Arabia

The rising crude oil prices have triggered a near-daily rise in fuel prices domestically and affected the value of rupee against dollar. "Prime Minister Modi made a strong case for a partnership between the producers and consumers in the oil market as it exists in other markets", the statement said.

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  • Arkansas Couple Claims $3 Million Mega Millions Prize
Arkansas Couple Claims $3 Million Mega Millions Prize

The Powerball jackpot players will be trying to capture Wednesday night is an estimated $ 345 million ($199 cash option) after no ticket matched all numbers in the Saturday night drawing. The grand prize for Tuesday night's drawing has grown so enormous because no one has won the jackpot since July 24. The next drawing will be October 17 with ...

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  • Check whether your data has been captured at latest Facebook data leak
Check whether your data has been captured at latest Facebook data leak

A hack on Facebook , which originally was reported to have effected 50 million users, now has been confirmed to have only affected 30 million. In a statement, Facebook said that hackers accessed the name, contact details and other information of the accounts of 14 million people.

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  • Air India flight attendant falls off plane at Mumbai airport
Air India flight attendant falls off plane at Mumbai airport

The incident has been reported and is now under investigation, which Air India said it is cooperating with. "She is conscious and well-oriented but has sustained compound (open) fracture of right lower leg bones and multiple blunt injuries", an airport official was quoted as saying by The Hindu newspaper.

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  • Fed ‘has gone crazy’ as it raises interest rates
Fed ‘has gone crazy’ as it raises interest rates

Now, he's blasting the firefighters at the Federal Reserve who are attempting to prevent runaway inflation by raising interest rates . "The real question is not whether the Fed should be raising the interest rates from where they are now, but how far and how fast should they raise interest rates".

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  • Jamal Khashoggi's family is 'traumatized,' wants 'independent' and 'international' probe
Jamal Khashoggi's family is 'traumatized,' wants 'independent' and 'international' probe

That was the last time the dissident journalist was seen - and Ankara says it has audio and video proof that he was murdered inside the building. Khashoggi, a Saudi journalist and columnist for The Washington Post , has gone missing since he entered the Saudi Consulate in Istanbul on October 2.

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  • Sears, One-Time Face of American Retail, Files for Bankruptcy
Sears, One-Time Face of American Retail, Files for Bankruptcy

Sears opened its first store in 1925 in Chicago, and the Sears Tower in that city, now known as the Willis Tower, was the world's tallest building when it opened in 1973. Sears said ESL is negotiating a $300 million debtor-in-possession loan to support it through bankruptcy. The company will now be run by three of the company's top executives.

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  • Saudi Arabia government pledges ‘greater action’ if United States retaliates for Khashoggi disappearance
Saudi Arabia government pledges ‘greater action’ if United States retaliates for Khashoggi disappearance

White House economic adviser Larry Kudlow declined to speculate on what Trump might do after the president promised " severe punishment " in a " 60 Minutes " interview, if the US determines that Khashoggi was indeed killed inside the Saudi consulate in Istanbul.

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  • Sears files for Chapter 11 amid plunging sales, massive debt
Sears files for Chapter 11 amid plunging sales, massive debt

The bankruptcy filing is expected in NY early Monday, according to the sources. CEO Ed Lampert, a hedge fund titan who acquired the company in 2005, became known for successfully spinning off some of Sears' most well-known brands, like Orchard Supply and Land's End, even as the iconic department store itself languished.

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  • Saudi stock market plunges amid USA threats over Khashoggi case
Saudi stock market plunges amid USA threats over Khashoggi case

However, Senator Marco Rubio (R-Florida) says the U.S. must take action against Saudi Arabia - including potentially regarding arms sales - if the allegations are proven true. He also voiced appreciation for the positions of Saudi Arabia, "which has always supported -and still does - our just cause and the rights of our people".

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  • Oil prices: IEA, OPEC weigh in with forecasts
Oil prices: IEA, OPEC weigh in with forecasts

Brent crude settled up 17 cents a barrel at US$80.43, after dropping 3.4 per cent on Thursday. USA commercial crude oil inventories fell by 5.8 million barrels in the week to August 17 to 408.36 million barrels, the Energy Information Administration (EIA) said on Wednesday.

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  • Plug-In Hybrid Car Grant SCRAPPED
Plug-In Hybrid Car Grant SCRAPPED

From next month, buyers of cars that emit less than 50 grams per kilometre of Carbon dioxide and have a zero-emission range of at least 70 miles will see the price reductions they are eligible for reduced by 22 per cent from £4,500 to £3,500.

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  • Unlikely winners from Hong Kong's market crash: retail investors
Unlikely winners from Hong Kong's market crash: retail investors

A value above 100 indicates Shanghai shares are pricing at a premium to shares in the same company trading in Hong Kong , and vice versa. The benchmark Hang Seng Index traded between 25,286.86 and 25,835.76. The Shanghai equity gauge has tumbled more than 20 percent this year, while the Hong Kong benchmark - the world's best performing market ...

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  • Woman With 'Emotional Support Squirrel' Removed From Plane
Woman With 'Emotional Support Squirrel' Removed From Plane

Because she refused to get off the plane, authorities had to deplane all the passengers until the situation was resolved. The squirrel , which was in a cage, had gone through the airport safety inspection. It mentions that each passenger is allowed only one support animal, on the condition that it be a cat or a dog and it be kept on a leash or i...

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  • BMW to gain control of China venture in milestone deal
BMW to gain control of China venture in milestone deal

BMW's deal with Brilliance Automotive, which is subject to regulatory and shareholder approval, is expected to conclude in 2022 when the 50:50 foreign ownership policy for all vehicle ventures have been lifted. The policy is expected to increase the number of electrically powered vehicles in the world's largest auto market in coming years. BMW ...

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  • This is the world’s longest flight, filled with uniqueness
This is the world’s longest flight, filled with uniqueness

Entertainment-wise, these flights will feature Singapore's standard in-flight entertainment system, but will also be outfitted with an additional 200 hours of entertainment to allow for more choices. "There's nearly a party atmosphere on board". But Max Kingsley-Jones, group editor of Flight Global, warned that plans for new non-stop routes h...

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