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India heading for ‘tremendous' growth & Moody's downgrade is wrong, says legendary investor Mark Mobius

India heading for ‘tremendous' growth & Moody's downgrade is wrong, says legendary investor Mark Mobius

6 minutes ago   |   RT

The decision by rating agency Moody's to change its outlook on India from stable to negative was a mistake, since the country is enjoying “incredible” growth compared to many...
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European shares knocked off four-year highs on Trump speech

28 minutes ago   |   Reuters

European shares fell on Wednesday from four-year highs after U.S. President Donald Trump threatened to "substantially" increase tariffs if China failed to agree a trade deal...
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BRICS brings the chance of world change, as the US and EU obsess over internal battles

BRICS brings the chance of world change, as the US and EU obsess over internal battles

1 hour ago   |   RT

The big outsider nations of the world meet at the BRICS summit as the US and EU face their own struggles, with a chance to reset the global agenda to improve their own...
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Indonesia waiting on major global aviation regulators for return of 737 MAX: official

2 hours ago   |   Reuters

Indonesia will not approve the return of the Boeing Co 737 MAX to its skies until after aviation regulators in the United States, Europe, Brazil, Canada and China do so, an...
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Pentagon chief tries to keep Asia in focus with second trip

4 hours ago   |   My Sanantonio

WASHINGTON - Barely four months into his tenure, Defense Secretary Mark Esper is making his second trek across the Pacific. And yet it is the Middle East - most recently a...
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China holding 3 Taiwanese over national security suspicions

5 hours ago   |   ABC News

China has confirmed it is holding three Taiwanese on suspicion of committing subversion or other crimes against the Chinese state, part of a trend that has prompted a travel...
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China says Taiwan scaremongering with attack talk

5 hours ago   |   National Post

BEIJING - China said on Wednesday Taiwan was scaremongering with talk of a possible Chinese attack, after Taiwan's foreign minister said Beijing could resort to military...
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Upbeat outlook from Chinese banks' profits masks growing problems for small banks

Upbeat outlook from Chinese banks' profits masks growing problems for small banks

5 hours ago   |   Bruegel

This Opinion piece was originally published by Asian Banking and Finance Although growth is decelerating, the performance of Chinese banks has been resilient so far. Net...
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Trump: Trade deal with China is ‘close'

Trump: Trade deal with China is ‘close'

7 hours ago   |   New York Post

President Trump on Tuesday slammed China as “cheaters,” but said a trade deal with the country could be “close.” “Since China's entrance into the World Trade Organization in...
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Asian shares slide on trade disappointment, HK unrest

7 hours ago   |   Reuters

Asian stocks and Wall Street futures fell on Wednesday, as growing worries that U.S.-China trade talks are stalling and concern about intensifying unrest in Hong Kong hurt...
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Got Chapter 11?: America's biggest milk producer files for bankruptcy

Got Chapter 11?: America's biggest milk producer files for bankruptcy

Got Milk? Probably not anymore. America's largest milk producer, Dean Foods, filed for bankruptcy Tuesday as more people are choosing to ditch the household staple for... Read more ...

More than $100 million awarded to programs aimed at combating human trafficking

More than $100 million awarded to programs aimed at combating human trafficking

The Department of Justice has awarded $100 million to several programs to help combat human trafficking and provide vital services to trafficking victims across the country. Read more ...

Double lung transplant needed after vaping-related injury

Double lung transplant needed after vaping-related injury

Doctors have performed what they believe is the first double lung transplant in the U.S. for a male patient whose lungs were irreparably damaged after vaping. Read more ...

Bus driver finds 6-year-old boy, 2-year-old sister wandering on snowy street

Bus driver finds 6-year-old boy, 2-year-old sister wandering on snowy street

Video shows the bus driver scooping up the girl and putting the two on the bus for warmth. Read more ...

NFL teams invited to Colin Kaepernick private workout this weekend

NFL teams invited to Colin Kaepernick private workout this weekend

Colin Kaepernick, who last played in the NFL for the San Francisco 49ers in January 2017, will take part Saturday in a private workout organized by the league. Read more ...

Police: Arkansas officer suspended after caught on camera dancing naked at...

Police: Arkansas officer suspended after caught on camera dancing naked at nightclub

The officer was suspended without pay for 30 days. Read more ...

Former President Jimmy Carter out of surgery after being hospitalized in Atlanta

Former President Jimmy Carter out of surgery after being hospitalized in Atlanta

Former President Jimmy Carter is out of surgery after being hospitalized in Atlanta, the Carter Center announced Monday. Read more ...

Giants hire Gabe Kapler as new manager, per report

Giants hire Gabe Kapler as new manager, per report

The Phillies fired Kapler in October. Read more ...

Supreme Court set to hear arguments on DACA

Supreme Court set to hear arguments on DACA

The fate of hundreds of thousands of young undocumented immigrants who arrived in the U.S. as children will be on the line Tuesday, when the Supreme Court hears arguments on... Read more ...

Supreme Court lets Sandy Hook shooting lawsuit go forward

Supreme Court lets Sandy Hook shooting lawsuit go forward

The Supreme Court is letting a lawsuit proceed against the maker of the rifle used in the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting. Read more ...