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Apr 03 2016

Tesla Model 3 Pre-orders Hit 150000

The orders came from across the globe even though the vehicle isn't scheduled for sale until late in 2017. Other major electric cars in India cost between Rs5 lakh to Rs...

Apr 02 2016

Tesla Model 3 Basically Became America's Best-Selling Electric Car in 1 Day

That's just three hours since the Model 3 was uncloaked for everyone to see. In January, General Motors announced its own electric people's vehicle, the Chevrolet Bolt ...

Apr 02 2016

Saudi says will only freeze oil output if others do as well

Oil futures fell nearly 4 per cent to below $39 per barrel on Friday, with the market growing increasingly sceptical that a looming deal to freeze crude production can he...

Apr 01 2016

Affordable Model 3 is Tesla's biggest test yet

While Model 3 reservations continue to take place in different regions and work its way westward, half way around the world Tesla is putting the final wraps on this eveni...

Mar 31 2016

Sheraton-owner Starwood accepts higher offer from Marriott

Anbang offered $78 per share last week, a bid Starwood called superior to that of Marriott . Under the new deal, Marriott raised the cash portion of its offer to US...

Mar 31 2016

Starwood receives sweetened $15B bid from Anbang-led group

That agreement came in the wake of a raised bid from Anbang's group that Starwood said on March 18 was "superior" to the previous deal it made with Marriott . Starwood...

Mar 31 2016

Premier Foods rejects third takeover offer by U.S. food giant McCormick

Premier Foods has not commented on the revised offer. Sharwood's sauces maker Premier Foods is the target of a takeover bid by US-based McCormick & Company, which ...

Mar 30 2016

Iranian President arrives in Islamabad today

It said the lifting of sanctions on Iran following its nuclear deal with the West "has opened new avenues for enhancing economic interaction". It should be noted that i...

Mar 30 2016

No RAW talks with Pakistan: Hassan Rouhani

The Army Chief called on Rouhani to discuss matters relating to regional security and Pakistan-Iran relations, said a statement issued by the Inter-Services Public Relati...

Mar 30 2016

What to Expect From Elon Musk's Tesla Model 3 Unveiling

Argus also mentioned the company's today Finished "Gigafactory" in Vegas, which administration has stated will certainly reduce expenses by 30%, is just a significant ben...

Mar 29 2016

Shekel stronger against dollar after Fed rate decision

Asian shares were mixed on Wednesday while the dollar dithered as markets waited anxiously for the Federal Reserve to provide guidance on the risk of US rate hikes this y...

Mar 29 2016

Iran's Rouhani making first visit to Pakistan as president

Rouhani said that Iran was committed to provide electricity and gas to Pakistan, urging Islamabad to complete work on gas pipeline project. "These additional crossing...

Mar 29 2016

Oil prices rise in thin holiday trading

Markets were closed Friday for the Good Friday holiday. Extrapolating from studies on the economic impact of oil well closures, the Brookings Institution estimates that...

Mar 28 2016

Microsoft deletes AI chatbot after racist, homophobic tweets, according to report

The Internet, however, can be an unpleasant place and Twitter trolls were quick to pounce on the TayTweets account after the chatbot launched on Wednesday . While Tay'...

Mar 27 2016

Democratic Voters Gather To Caucus In Alaska, Hawaii And Washington State

Sanders will win at least 18 of those, and Hillary Clinton will receive at least five. Those delegates will move on to the county and legislative district caucuses before...

Mar 26 2016

Amazon sees no gender pay gap among its employees

The company also tossed another percentage into the mix, saying minorities within the company made 100.1% of what white employees made. "There will naturally be slight ...

Mar 26 2016

Zika landed in Brazil 2 years before it was detected

The CDC is recommending special precautions for pregnant women, women who are trying to get pregnant, and their partners. "Other problems have been detected among fetus...

Mar 26 2016

Zika case detected in Nevada

The release says the woman experienced Zika-related symptoms after traveling to Central America in recent months and has recovered from the illness. Zika virus is bel...

Mar 25 2016

Michigan Task Force Lays Most Blame on MDEQ for Flint Crisis

He says a stricter state standard will benefit Flint and every community in MI. EPA officials were hesitant to hand over money to Flint to ameliorate its lead probl...

Mar 25 2016

A Zika Vaccine Is Definitely Years Away

LONDON, March 24 The Zika virus now sweeping through the Americas looks to have hitched a ride on a plane into Brazil in 2013 and begun its invasion of the continent from...