• ISRO's 'Monster' rocket sends 'selfies', Twitter is thrilled
ISRO's 'Monster' rocket sends 'selfies', Twitter is thrilled

This can be done by switching over to electric propulsion for orbit rising and to keep the satellite in the right position and orientation in the orbit through its lifetime (that is, station keeping). The Mark-III will be operational with the success of one more developmental flight, which is set to take place within a year. The semi-cryogenic engi...

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  • Election may have chilled United Kingdom housing market, Rics says
Election may have chilled United Kingdom housing market, Rics says

RICS said a "sheer lack of supply continues to support prices for the time being". It was the first time in nine months that the majority of surveyors didn't report a rise in newly-agreed sales. The most recent data released from RICS and in general, it does not illustrate a great outlook for the United Kingdom housing market. The outlook is g...

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  • Trump eases Qatar critique, offers to mediate Gulf spat
Trump eases Qatar critique, offers to mediate Gulf spat

The four Arab countries shut down land, sea and air links with Qatar, accusing it of supporting terror groups in the region, interfering in their sovereign affairs and backing groups that undermine political stability. French President Emmanuel Macron said he was ready to back "all initiatives to encourage calm". Meanwhile Kuwait's ruler Sheikh S...

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  • Keith Urban cleans up at CMT awards
Keith Urban cleans up at CMT awards

Nominees for this year's awards include such stars as Keith Urban , Carrie Underwood , Luke Bryan , Reba McEntire , Miranda Lambert and many, many more, and they're expected to be on hand at this year's ceremony. Scroll down to learn all you need to know about the highly-publicized award show! Wednesday night she won female video of the ...

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  • In shadow of terror, British election tighter than expected
In shadow of terror, British election tighter than expected

Opinion polls on Wednesday showed that May is on course to increase her majority in parliament in Thursday's election, suggesting her gamble to call the vote to strengthen her position in Brexit negotiations will pay off. "So we're not much clearer about the quality of a Brexit". Here in Britain, we have relied on exit polls to predict elec...

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  • Sacked FBI director to testify Trump pressed him for loyalty
Sacked FBI director to testify Trump pressed him for loyalty

Or as it's known inside Washington: "Thursday". In written testimony released by the Senate Intelligence Committee yesterday, Mr Comey quoted Mr Trump as telling him the Russian Federation investigation was a "cloud" impairing his ability to operate as president.

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  • UK election: Polls open after attacks mar campaign
UK election: Polls open after attacks mar campaign

The seat, where people strongly voted for Remain in the Brexit referendum, should have been furtile ground for the Lib Dems pro-EU campaign. As May vowed to bring in new anti-terror measures, Corbyn criticized cuts to the police under the Conservatives , which saw the number of officers plummet by nearly 20,000 between 2010 and 2016.

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  • Trump reverses course in Qatar call
Trump reverses course in Qatar call

A government official, speaking on condition of anonymity, said yesterday "we are in talks with Turkey and Iran and other countries". Russian Federation rejected reports it hacked into the Qatari state news agency and planted fake stories to exacerbate a rift between Middle Eastern states .

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  • Sterling implied volatility jumps to highest in almost a year
Sterling implied volatility jumps to highest in almost a year

The opposition Labour Party is likely to win 268 seats, YouGov's model showed on Monday, up from 261 on Saturday. GBP/USD is trading 1.2905 as of writing. United States factory orders contracted by -0.2% in April as expected. Reports emerged that Trump had asked Comey to drop an ongoing investigation into Michael Flynn, who misled Congres...

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  • Jordan reduces diplomatic representation with Qatar
Jordan reduces diplomatic representation with Qatar

In addition, Mr. Zarif talked to EU High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy and Vice-President of the European Commission in the Juncker Commission, Federica Mogherini, who also stressed the need to further dialogue between the United Arab Emirates (UAE) and Bahrain with Qatar.

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  • How Trump's gullibility provoked an international crisis
How Trump's gullibility provoked an international crisis

According to Al Arabiya , Saudi Foreign Minister Adel Jubeir said Iran must be punished for its interference in the region and support for terrorist organizations such as Al-Qaeda, Al Arabiya News Channel reported him as saying early Wednesday.

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  • Iran blames Trump for new Mid-East muddle
Iran blames Trump for new Mid-East muddle

For Trump, the rift has emerged as a key test of his goal to unite the region around destroying IS and other extremist groups, and containing Iranian influence. Sheikh Sabah left yesterday night for Saudi Arabia. Both moves will likely inconvenience Singapore firms headquartered in the UAE for their Qatar subsidiaries, Mr Ho said.

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  • Denver Post sportswriter apologizes after facing backlash for Indianapolis 500 tweet
Denver Post sportswriter apologizes after facing backlash for Indianapolis 500 tweet

It's part of his dream to become only the second driver to win the Triple Crown of Motorsport - the Monaco Grand Prix, Le Mans 24 Hours and Indianapolis 500 . Ever since Fernando Alonso announced that he would run the 2017 Indianapolis 500 , there have been some who frowned on his decision. As is customary, a portion of his winnings will go...

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  • Germany describes Gulf crisis a 'powder keg'
Germany describes Gulf crisis a 'powder keg'

Speaking to the BBC, Qatar's foreign minister Sheikh Mohammed bin Abdulrahman Al-Thani gave the first response to Trump's tweets , denying any Qatari funding "of terrorism". However, he said, since Saudi Arabia is not a member of IATA, Qatar Airways would face problems of landing in Saudi Arabia as the country can restrict landing rights.

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  • US Justice Department opposes Wells Fargo on whistle-blower suit
US Justice Department opposes Wells Fargo on whistle-blower suit

NC bought a new position in Wells Fargo & Co during the fourth quarter valued at $102,000. It has outperformed by 49.39% the S&P500. The stock of Wells Fargo & Co (NYSE: WFC ) has "Hold" rating given on Wednesday, July 13 by Berenberg. WFC's profit will be $5.21 billion for 12.52 P/E if the $1.04 EPS becomes a reality. Finally, Green Square Cap...

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  • Voting begins in Britain's snap elections
Voting begins in Britain's snap elections

As for ICM , company spokesman Martin Boon said: "This final poll confirms the pattern that ICM has produced over the last fortnight: a fairly healthy and static Conservative share with consolidation of the Labourbump first witnessed after the manifesto publication".

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  • The Majestic Wine PLC (WINE) Given Average Rating of
The Majestic Wine PLC (WINE) Given Average Rating of "Hold" by Brokerages

It has outperformed by 35.05% the S&P500. The TP means a potential upside of 10.50% from firm's close price. Telford Homes Plc is a residential developer operating across London. It has underperformed by 16.70% the S&P500. Investors sentiment decreased to 1.01 in Q4 2016. Its up 0.09, from 1.03 in 2016Q3. Shares of Paypoint plc ( PAY ) opened...

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  • Boohoo raises £50m for new warehouse as sales double
Boohoo raises £50m for new warehouse as sales double

In a trading update announced alongside the share placing, Boohoo said that sales in the three months to May rose 106 per cent to £120 million. The company said it now expects annual revenue for the year to the end of February 2018 to be "around 60% ahead of previous guidance of revenue growth approaching 50%", while earnings before interest, tax...

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  • Trump urges Gulf unity after supporting Saudi over Qatar row
Trump urges Gulf unity after supporting Saudi over Qatar row

They accused the tiny Gulf state of harboring extremist groups and suggested Qatari support for the agenda of Saudi Arabia's regional arch-rival Iran. UAE carriers Emirates, Etihad, flydubai and Air Arabia, as well as Saudi Airlines had all announced the suspension of flights to and from Qatar as of Tuesday morning.

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  • Saudi ally Bahrain demands Qatar distance itself from Iran
Saudi ally Bahrain demands Qatar distance itself from Iran

The real pawns in this geopolitical game are the ordinary citizens, especially foreign workers including more than 400,000 Nepalis based in the tiny Gulf nation. Qatar Airways CEO Akbar Al Baker was rushing to Doha on private jet from Cancun in Mexico where he had gone to attend the International Air Transport Association annual conference.

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