Author: Loki

Bold leadership crucial to Ebola eradication, says Economic Commission for Africa (ECA)’s Biha

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Here’s how much Jeff Bezos, Bill Gates, Warren Buffett could pay under Bernie Sanders’ tax plan

As the adage goes, there are only two certainties in life: death and taxes. And if Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders’…

Trump’s State of the Union challenges Congress to take on issues ‘neglected by both parties’ over the years

Leah Millis | Reuters President Donald Trump delivers his second State of the Union address to a joint session of…

Alphabet’s Verily has been working on health-tracking shoes to measure movement, weight and falls

Alphabet’s life sciences arm, Verily, has been looking for partners to co-develop shoes with sensors embedded to monitor the wearer’s…

LIC launches Micro Bachat plan

For the first time, a micro insurance plan has been launched providing coverage up to Rs 2 lakh, it said….

‘Never expected this in my life’: Christians of the UAE hail pope’s visit

Francois Nel | Getty Images Pope Francis arrives to celebrate Mass at Zayed Sport City on February 5, 2019 in…

Ford’s 5 big fixes for its troubled international business

Hauke-Christian Dittrich | picture alliance | Getty Images At Ford’s stand at the IAA Commercial Vehicles, an off-road vehicle of…

Break in US-Venezuela relations raises fresh concerns for oil market and OPEC

Wil Riera | Bloomberg | Getty Images An attendant sits at a closed Petroleos de Venezuela SA (PDVSA) gas station…

UAE announces new international weapons deals as Middle East military spending soars

Markus Matzel | ullstein bild | Getty Images Attendees walk the floor at IDEX, the International Defence Exhibition and Conference,…

US asks Brazil to consider lifting tariffs on ethanol exports

Miguel Schincariol | AFP | Getty Images A technician takes samples from a tank during the production of cellulosic ethanol,…