Russia-friendly Czech President Milos Zeman won the first round of voting to retain his job yesterday, but pro-Western runner-up Jiri Drahos will be a formidable opponent in the second round vote in two weeks, nearly complete results showed.
Producer price index dips 0.1% in December; rises 2.6% on year-on-year basis; core PPI edges up 0.1%; up 2.3% year-on-year; weekly jobless claims increase 11,000
Having walloped the West Indies without raising a sweat, New Zealand are expecting a more rigorous workout when the one-day series against Pakistan begins in Wellington today.
Opec deepened compliance with an oil supply-cutting deal in December due to a further decline in Venezuelan output and extra cuts by Gulf exporters, a Reuters survey found, showing strong commitment to the deal despite higher prices.
Diego Costa scored for Atletico Madrid just five minutes into his return as the club cruised to a 4-0 win at Lleida Esportiu in the Spanish Copa Del Rey on Wednesday night.
Aspire Zone’s outdoor football pitches witnessed an influx of local, regional and international football fans as hundreds of keen spectators showed up to watch Bayern Munich’s first open training session yesterday.
A child playing with a stove may have caused the fire in a New York City apartment building that killed 12 people, including four children, Mayor Bill de Blasio said on Friday.
The Supreme Committee for Delivery and Legacy (SC) (represented by Josoor Institute) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Silatech, the international social development organisation that works to create jobs and expand economic opportunities for youth in the Arab world.
Of all the investing themes that were supposed to go smoothly in the year of a landmark tax cut, owning US small caps looked like the closest thing to a slam dunk.