• Global carbon emissions to rise 2% in 2017: scientists
Global carbon emissions to rise 2% in 2017: scientists

They said, "It is more likely that emissions will plateau or have slight positive growth, broadly in line with national emission pledges submitted to the Paris Agreement". USA emissions are projected to decline by 0.4% this year, more slowly than the decline of 1.2% per year averaged over the last decade because of a return to growth in coal use.

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  • Idea Cellular, Vodafone India to sell towers business to ATC Telecom
Idea Cellular, Vodafone India to sell towers business to ATC Telecom

Reliance Jio, in which Ambani has invested $20 billion, launched its services in September. As per reports, Idea's tower business will be sold at an enterprise value of 40 billion rupees ($613 million) to ATC Telecom Infrastructure Pvt Ltd, a unit of American Tower Corp , Idea Cellular said in a statement.

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  • Brands cash in on Alibaba's big day
Brands cash in on Alibaba's big day

The sales of JD.com, the country's second largest e-commerce giant, accounted for 21 percent, while global leader Amazon was fifth with less than two percent of the market. In theory, that improves their profit. The company also sold 100,000 microwave ovens in sixty minutes. More than 40% of the brands taking part this year came from outside ...

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  • 3-year-old dies from eating a grilled cheese
3-year-old dies from eating a grilled cheese

Silvera said his wife did "everything" she could as a parent to make the school aware of Elijah's allergy, including providing the proper medications and paperwork. The family also wants to use the funds to pay for a second autopsy. The school was shuttered by the city's health department on Wednesday (Nov. 8) while the Elijah's death is be...

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  • Angry customers crawl through McDonald's drive-thru window because of McNugget order
Angry customers crawl through McDonald's drive-thru window because of McNugget order

The manager told them that they hadn't ordered any nuggets and showed the women their receipt to confirm. Indianapolis Police said the women could be charged with battery and vandalism if they are found, according to USA Today . "I couldn't even imagine being one of the workers and seeing somebody coming into that window like that. Then I starte...

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  • European Union gives United Kingdom two weeks to spell out Brexit money
European Union gives United Kingdom two weeks to spell out Brexit money

Barnier was speaking in Brussels along with UK Brexit secretary David Davis after the sixth round of talks, which brought no results or breakthroughs. "The fact is that a political decision has been made, in this country, to maintain that there can be no going back", he will say. Mr Barnier said the latest round of talks had largely involved ...

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  • United Airlines suspends Newark-Delhi flight due to pollution concerns
United Airlines suspends Newark-Delhi flight due to pollution concerns

A report on Friday stated that the airlines said it was temporarily suspending all flights to Delhi as the region is under a health emergency . The airlines have asked their customer who has traveled from November 9 to 13 to book the ticket on or before November 18.

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  • United States corn production advances soybean production declines from October
United States corn production advances soybean production declines from October

But an estimated 2.14 million acres will be run through the combines in 2017-breaking the previous record set past year. The number of acres expected to be harvested this year remained the same as last month's USDA forecast, standing at 1.27 million acres.

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  • Self-Driving Bus Crashes Within Two Hours of Launch in Las Vegas
Self-Driving Bus Crashes Within Two Hours of Launch in Las Vegas

A driverless shuttle bus was involved in a minor crash with a semi-truck less than two hours after it made its debut on Las Vegas streets Wednesday in front of cameras and celebrities. "The shuttle did what it was supposed to do, in that its sensors registered the truck and the shuttle stopped to avoid the accident", the city said in a statement .

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  • Hasbro makes takeover offer for Mattel
Hasbro makes takeover offer for Mattel

Mattel, the maker of Barbie and Hot Wheels, has been struggling to boost sales. Hasbro has made a bid to acquire rival toymaker Mattel, according to a new report. Meanwhile Hasbro's stock is up almost 15% in the previous year. Hasbro has an $11 billion market value following its increase of 18% in stock price since the start of 2017.

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  • Duterte 'to carry voice of ASEAN' vs China militarization
Duterte 'to carry voice of ASEAN' vs China militarization

The two met on the sidelines of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) summit in the Vietnamese resort city of Danang. "Now, he (Xi) said they will not build anything in the Scarborough Shoal". The South China Sea is a vitally important waterway for global commerce and for regional security, with nearly 30 per cent of the maritime trade of th...

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  • Pogba Lauds Martial As One Of The Best He Has Played With
Pogba Lauds Martial As One Of The Best He Has Played With

The Frenchman has missed the last 12 games with a hamstring tear but according to the Mirror , he could feature against Newcastle United next weekend. Perhaps unsurprisingly, it's fellow France worldwide Anthony Martial . "I am sure he will come back ", Pogba told MUTV . "I am sure as he is very good and had a great pre-season".

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  • Amazon devices to be sold at Whole Foods locations around the country
Amazon devices to be sold at Whole Foods locations around the country

As such, with deals season about to go into full Black Friday overdrive, Amazon is getting ready to slash the prices of its own-brand gear in Whole Foods stores. The supermarket chain has been facing pushback from fellow mall tenants ever since Amazon acquired it. Amazon's rival retailers apparently blocked the placement of Lockers inside the s...

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  • Oil prices extend losses amid rise in crude stocks
Oil prices extend losses amid rise in crude stocks

During the week ending on 3 November, total U.S. commercial crude inventories rose by 2.2m barrels (consensus: 2.9m) versus the prior week to reach 457.1m barrels, according to the Energy Information Administration . Refining capacity utilisation increased by 1.5 percentage points from the previous week to 89.6%. The EIA also reported Wednesday ...

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  • Breakfast at Tiffany's is now a reality
Breakfast at Tiffany's is now a reality

Tiffany's have recently launched a homeware collection, and the café will feature items from this, and be branded (of course) in the jeweller's signature blue colour. In 2012, it was added to the US National Film Registry at the Library of Congress . Well now, you can actually make it happen. The Blue Box Cafe is Tiffany's first restaurant, time...

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  • British industrial output jumps in September
British industrial output jumps in September

On the other hand, the industry group "other manufacturing" has shown the highest negative growth of (-) 27.1 percent followed by (-) 23.1 percent in "manufacture of tobacco products" and (-) 19.2 percent in "manufacture of electrical equipment".

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  • Crude Oil Rebounds Despite Citi Warning
Crude Oil Rebounds Despite Citi Warning

According to Reuters, oil prices surged to their highest levels since the summer of 2015 in last few days as a major political shakeup in Saudi Arabia underpinned a rally fueled by geopolitical risk. OPEC will discuss output at a meeting on November 30, and is expected to extend the limits beyond their expiry in March 2018. Traders said a rally t...

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  • $1 Billion To Chinese Media Giant Bytedance
$1 Billion To Chinese Media Giant Bytedance

Also this week, Bytedance entered into a pact with Chinese mobile-app developer Cheetah Mobile to provide $50 million in funding to Live.me , a top live-streaming app majority-owned by Cheetah, which has a community of about 30 million users.

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  • ISPs agree to Ofcom broadband compensation proposals
ISPs agree to Ofcom broadband compensation proposals

It's worth stressing that for a delayed fix you'll begin to be paid compensation if it's not fixed after two working days (so Monday to Friday), but after this point you'll be owed £8 each calendar day, including weekends and bank holidays.

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  • SBI's results signal Indian banks' record bad loans peaking
SBI's results signal Indian banks' record bad loans peaking

Net interest income, the difference between interest earned and expenses, increased by 2.6 per cent from Rs 18,119 crore in Q2FY17 to Rs 18,586 crore in Q2FY18. Investors cheered the bank's finances as it posted less than expected rise in bad loans and aggressive provisioning for the cases referred to the bankruptcy courts.

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