• Inflation Falls by 0.53% to 15.37% in December 2017
Inflation Falls by 0.53% to 15.37% in December 2017

This was the 18th consecutive month of positive inflation . But the trade-weighted value of the pound is up nearly 5 per cent since last August and many analysts expect inflation to have peak at around 3 per cent. While retailers will continue to do their best to absorb cost increases for their customers, the challenges to the industry remain st...

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  • New Ryanair baggage rules take effect this morning
New Ryanair baggage rules take effect this morning

As part of its "Always Getting Better" programme, the airline also announced that the check-in bag allowance has increased from 15kg to 20kg for all bags while the fee has been cut from €35 to €25 for the 20kg bag. The new policy is created to improve punctuality and avoid slow boarding, which can cause delays, as reported by The Independent . P...

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  • Fifth-Largest Diamond Found In Lesotho Mine
Fifth-Largest Diamond Found In Lesotho Mine

The concentration of nitrogen atoms and their atomic organization affect a diamond's tint. The 603-carat Lesotho Promise recovered by Gem Diamonds in 2006 was sold for US$12.4 million, or $20,498 per carat, to Graff Diamonds, which owns a 15% stake in Gem Diamonds.

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  • Oil hovers below $70 highs, clouded by rise in US output
Oil hovers below $70 highs, clouded by rise in US output

Prices climbed 3.3 per cent last week. In a recent survey by Reuters where over 1,000 market participants responded, the now expected range is "around $60 to $70 per barrel through the end of the decade" and that the range would widen to $60-$80 by 2020.

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  • Carillion goes into liquidation putting jobs at risk
Carillion goes into liquidation putting jobs at risk

The construction and services company is working on major public works projects, such as the HS2 rail line in northern England, while also maintaining prisons, cleaning hospitals and providing school lunches. Sky News reports that the company's bank lenders were considering a last-ditch appeal to fund a rescue plan, but accountancy firm EY is no...

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  • Airbus could abandon A380 superjumbo jet production amid lackluster sales
Airbus could abandon A380 superjumbo jet production amid lackluster sales

Airbus has held an order lead over Boeing since 2012, spurred by sales chief John Leahy , who is set to retire in coming weeks. Airbus Monday said it handed over 718 planes last year, meeting its target of more than 700 and topping the previous year's total of 688 aircraft.

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  • Lineups: Iowa at IL, 7 pm today
Lineups: Iowa at IL, 7 pm today

On the season, IL basketball averages 78.9 points, 37.4 rebounds and 14.3 assists per game. Junior forward Nicholas Baer (10 points) and Bohannon swished back-to-back 3-pointers to make it 54-51 with 17:52 to go. The biggest comeback was 22 points, also against IL in 1987. He could be eligible for the second semester of next season. Iowa commi...

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  • JPMorgan's Results: 5 Things to Watch
JPMorgan's Results: 5 Things to Watch

Insiders have sold 202,699 shares of company stock worth $17,009,515 over the last quarter. 13,676,700 shares of the stock were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 13,482,000. The company was maintained on Friday, August 7 by Needham. The firm earned "Buy" rating on Friday, November 3 by Canaccord Genuity. The stock of General Electric Com...

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  • Can analysts adopt a bullish outlook for Chemring Group plc (LON:CHG)?
Can analysts adopt a bullish outlook for Chemring Group plc (LON:CHG)?

Peel Hunt's target price indicates a potential upside of 14.29% from the company's current price. Canaccord Genuity restated a buy rating and set a GBX 590 ($8.00) price objective on shares of SDL in a research report on Tuesday, November 28th.

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  • Turkish jet dangles precariously off muddy cliff following crash landing
Turkish jet dangles precariously off muddy cliff following crash landing

Panic spread through the Boeing 737-800 as it stopped at the edge of the Black Sea - with its nose dangling precariously off a cliff edge. Reports say that there was widespread panic on board but that all passengers and crew members escaped without injury.

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  • Uber Used Secret
Uber Used Secret "Ripley" Program to Evade Law Enforcement

Bloomberg says some Uber employees felt the Ripley system hindered legitimate investigations, while some people believed its use was justified when police didn't come with warrants or specific-enough data requests. Late previous year, news broke that Uber is officially under federal investigation for a program it called Greyball . Uber said t...

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  • Delta Air Lines; Kering SA — CORPORATE REPORT
Delta Air Lines; Kering SA — CORPORATE REPORT

The stock decreased 0.16% or $0.05 during the last trading session, reaching $31.8. (NYSE: DAL ) has risen 11.83% since January 9, 2017 and is uptrending. The firm has "Hold" rating given on Tuesday, July 11 by Imperial Capital. Partly due to its own expected tax savings, Delta raised its full-year profit outlook to between $6.35 and $6.70 pe...

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  • Kenya Airways launches non-stop direct flight from Narobi to NY
Kenya Airways launches non-stop direct flight from Narobi to NY

Kenya Airways flight will be the fastest connection from East Africa to NY, with 15 hours duration eastbound and 14 hours westbound and will be operated by a Boeing 787 Dreamliner. city and Nairobi and further boost tourism and trade ties between the two countries. Direct flights are expected to boost the numbers, with the travel time reducing from...

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  • Faulty gene has no impact on breast cancer survival say scientists
Faulty gene has no impact on breast cancer survival say scientists

Interestingly, prompt bilateral mastectomy did not confer a survival advantage among the BRCA carriers. FRIDAY, Jan. 12, 2018 ( HealthDay News) - Lynparza (olaparib) has been approved by the U.S. This was not affected by the women's body mass index or ethnicity. Immediate bilateral mastectomy also was not associated with improved surviva...

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  • France's Lactalis forced into new recall in baby milk scare
France's Lactalis forced into new recall in baby milk scare

Consumers in China, a fast-growing market for baby food and dairy products, are particularly sensitive to such scares after melamine-tainted baby milk led to the deaths of six children in 2008. Le Maire has summoned Lactalis for talks on Friday. Speaking from a press conference in Rome, Macron hit out at dairy giant Lactalis after major super...

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  • Fireworks allowed in Bakersfield between specific times on New Year's Eve
Fireworks allowed in Bakersfield between specific times on New Year's Eve

A heavy security presence is seen at venues of various events to celebrate the New Year . There are also free, family-friendly activities happening from 6 p.m. -Have a fire extinguisher or a bucket of water on hand to extinguish any incipient fire. According to Sydney New Year's Eve website , the celebration galore will kick-start at the st...

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  • Diet Coke's new redesign is a total departure from its old look
Diet Coke's new redesign is a total departure from its old look

If you are reading this piece of content on another site, it was illegally copied and reposted in violation of United States & worldwide trademark and copyright legislation. Coca-Cola Classic contains 10.6g of sugar per 100ml. Nicolas Coster stars as Mr Hadley and heads up the first of a series of uplifting ads from the "First Taste" campaign, u...

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  • The road to autonomy now has a carpool lane: CES 2018 wrap-up
The road to autonomy now has a carpool lane: CES 2018 wrap-up

In an unprecedented turn, a major blackout happened during one of this year's biggest tech shows. The irony of a partial blackout at a trade show dedicated to the latest electronic technology did not escape social or industry media. "Even without power, #CES2018 still can't match the flawless black of an #LGOLEDTV ". CES attracts about 1...

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  • 50 firefighters tackle fire at Nottingham station
50 firefighters tackle fire at Nottingham station

He said crews were still inside and trying to contain the fire between the new part of the station and the main building, describing the operation as "difficult and protracted". He said many people were left waiting outside the building after being told to leave. "The smoke was so thick that you could not see in front of you".

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  • SC judges mutiny: BJP condemns Congress for politicising SC's 'internal matter'
SC judges mutiny: BJP condemns Congress for politicising SC's 'internal matter'

In 1997, he was made the additional judge in the Andhra Pradesh HC and was then made the CJ of the Gauhati High Court in May 2011. "I am in agreement with the goal of the press conference ". Today's press conference would cause a bad precedent. In 2016, Justice Nagarjuna Reddy of the high court of Andhra Pradesh and Telangana courted controver...

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