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Dollar shatters while Wall Street edges higher after Fed decision

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stock indices closed modestly higher on Wednesday after the U.S. Federal Reserve at it's ...

Inventor of Bar Code Dies at 94

George Laurer, who invented the universal product code, has died at his home in North Carolina. He was 94.The UPC ...

Equity indices tick up on global cues, metal and pharma stocks gain

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], Dec 12 (ANI): Equity benchmark indices edged higher during early hours on Thursday with metal and pharma ...

Not worried over slow GDP growth: Pranab Mukherjee

Kolkata (West Bengal) [India], Dec 12 (ANI): Former President Pranab Mukherjee on Wednesday said that he is not worried over ...

Taste share price falls on poor earnings forecast

Taste Holdings' share price fell on Wednesday after it announced it expects to make losses for the half-year ended August ...

On brink of 'man-made' starvation, Zimbabweans struggling to cope

Bulawayo, Zimbabwe - Every morning, just before the daily power cut kicks in, Juliet Gumbo enters her kitchen to start ...

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Els elated after 'unbelievable' start against Woods-led US

Melbourne - Ernie Els' young International team got off to dream Presidents Cup start as they stunned Tiger Woods' star-studded ...

ASF awareness drive strengthened in NegOr

DUMAGUETE CITY, Dec. 11 (PIA)) -- The awareness campaign to prevent the entry of African Swine Fever (ASF) in Negros ...

African airlines set to make almost R3bn loss in 2020

African airlines continue to suffer due to high costs and are projected to show a loss of $200m (about R2.9bn) ...

Mining revival threatened as Eskom's power cuts take toll

When Eskom utility announced record power cuts on Monday afternoon, Impala Platinum had two hours to hoist thousands of workers ...

Ernie's Internationals stun Tiger's USA on Day 1 of Presidents Cup

Melbourne - Ernie Els' young International team got off to dream Presidents Cup start as they stunned Tiger Woods' star-studded ...

Algeria to hold presidential election today

Algiers [Algeria], Dec 12 (Sputnik/ANI): Algeria is set to open polling stations across the country on Thursday for its citizens ...