Tag Archives: GMT

U.S. crude oil holds near 2009 lows as global glut persists

By Henning Gloystein SINGAPORE (Reuters) – U.S. crude prices remained near 2009 lows in early Asian trading on Friday as oil output in the Middle East continued to rise despite…

West will remain vulnerable to IS threat: experts

The Islamic State group has brought down a crowded airliner over Egypt, shot up Paris cafes & other soft targets, & inspired attacks like the shooting rampage last week in…

Apple Quietly Release iPhone Smart Battery Case That Doubles Life Of Device – For £80

One of the biggest moans from iPhone owners is that the battery life barely makes it through a day of surfing the web & listening to music. But now tech…

Anywhere, anytime: EU to allow travelers to take Netflix abroad

By Julia Fioretti BRUSSELS (Reuters) – The European Union wants to allow consumers access to their online subscriptions for services like Netflix, Sky & Canal+ when they travel in the…

Taliban storm airport complex in southern Afghan city

Taliban militants stormed the airport complex in Afghanistan's southern Kandahar city on Tuesday, triggering gunfights & explosions as a conference kicked off in Pakistan with hopes of reviving peace talks…

House set to tighten controls on visa-free travel to US

WASHINGTON (AP) — Invoking the Paris terror attacks, House lawmakers pushed toward a vote Tuesday on legislation tightening controls on travel to the U.S. & requiring visas for anyone who's…

Air France to resume flights to Tehran after nuclear deal

PARIS (AP) — Air France will resume flights to Tehran for the first time in more than seven years, as part of resuming European trade with Iran following a hard-fought…

Britain's Meggitt says to outperform weak parts market in 2016​

LONDON (Reuters) – Meggitt , a supplier of wheels, brakes & electronic systems to planemakers, said it would grow underlying revenue in the low to single digits next year, outperforming…

Cumbrian Grit In Face Of Devastating Floods

By the looks of things, Nigel had been awake through the night. 6.30am & the bar of his hotel, the Tufton Arms in Appleby, was strewn with the exhausted &…

High winds push Orbital space launch bid to Sunday

High winds in Florida have pushed to Sunday Orbital ATK's launch of its unmanned Cygnus cargo ship to the International Space Station, the latest in a series of delays due…