Monday, September 21, 2015

News A to Z


A new malaria vaccine will be tested on a large scale in Kenya, Ghana and Malawi, the World Health

East Coast refiners eye Texas oil as North Dakota alternative

US  East Coast refiners are looking to buy increasing volumes of domestic crude oil from the Gulf Coast, two

Erdogan accuses French researcher

President Recep Tayyip Erdogan's lawyer has lodged a complaint against a former French diplomat accusing him of inciting an

Express says likely to lose top client Anthem

Pharmacy benefit manager Express Scripts Holding Co said Anthem, its biggest customer and one that has sued the company

Russia, EU fail to mask divide on visit

The top diplomats from Russia and the European Union struggled Monday to overcome deep rifts that have plunged ties

Trump's push to fund wall may be delayed

US President Donald Trump indicated an openness on Monday to delaying his push to secure funds for his promised

US extradites Rivas back to Colombia

US immigration officials said Monday that the former head of Colombia's defunct DAS intelligence service has been extradited to

Trial of China human rights lawyer delayed

A Chinese court indefinitely postponed the trial of a prominent human rights lawyer on Tuesday, his supporters said, in

US sets 20% duties on softwood

The United States will impose preliminary anti-subsidy duties averaging 20 percent on imports of Canadian softwood lumber, Commerce Secretary

Speakers for ensuring girls' educational rights

Speakers in Rajshahi have underscored for ensuring safe space for girls through combating all sorts of violence especially sexual

Indian sarees seized at Benapole

Members of Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB) seized 205 pieces of Indian sarees and three pieces ladies wear worth TK

Tesla's big Model 3 bet rides on risky assembly line strategy

Tesla Chief Executive Elon Musk took many risks with the technology in his company's cars on the way to

Trump resorting to unilateralism with steel probe

Washington's move to probe steel imports could trigger a trade dispute between the United States and its major trading

Local, global security firms in race along China's 'Silk Road'

Global security companies and their smaller Chinese rivals are jostling for business along Beijing's modern-day "Silk Road", the grandiose

China clamps down on excess steel

Twenty-nine Chinese steel firms have had their licenses revoked as Beijing kept up its campaign to tackle overcapacity in

Anti-Ransom ware tech available with Sophos Boosts Server

Sophos (LSE: SOPH), a global leader in network and endpoint security, announced that its next-generation anti-ransom ware Crypto Guard

Luxury retailer Jimmy Choo puts itself up for sale

British luxury retailer Jimmy Choo is seeking offers for the company as part of a review of its strategic

US stock futures rose sharply

US stock index futures rose sharply on Sunday on relief that centrist Emmanuel Macron took the first round of

Primary School foundation stone laid in Singra

The State minister for Information communication technology (ICT) division Zunaid Ahamed Palak on Sunday unveiled the plaque of the

RCC to conserve cultural, archeological heritages

Rajshahi City Corporation (RCC) will preserve and conserve the existing social, cultural and archeological heritages here aims at familiarizing

'No evil force can stop development'

Civil Aviation and Tourism Minister Rashed Khan Menon, MP, has said no evil force can stop the ongoing development

Nigeria cracks down on illicit oil refineries

Nigerian commander Remi Fadairo points to the roiling plume of black smoke blotting the morning horizon in the Niger

US defense secretary visits key ally Qatar

US Defense Secretary Jim Mattis met Qatar's emir on Saturday during a visit to the oil-rich Gulf state, home

How bad debts are holding back India's growth

The recent arrest of Vijay Mallya highlighted the problem of bad loans in India, but analysts say the tycoon's

'Trump announcement on tax to be broad'

President Donald Trump's promised "big announcement" next week on overhauling the US  tax code, a top campaign pledge, will

Anti-Mugabe election coalition in Zimbabwe

President Robert Mugabe's grip on power has faced little recent threat from Zimbabwe's splintered opposition, but efforts to forge