• Bill Shorten offers 'olive branch' to Malcolm Turnbull on climate
Bill Shorten offers 'olive branch' to Malcolm Turnbull on climate

Labor leader Bill Shorten said he had written to Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull with an offer to work together on how to curb greenhouse gas emissions and tackle soaring energy prices, just three years after Australia became the first developed nation to repeal laws putting a price on carbon.

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  • SoftBank buys robotics leader Boston Dynamics from Alphabet
SoftBank buys robotics leader Boston Dynamics from Alphabet

It did not disclose the terms of the transactions . On the other hand, after the deal , SoftBank share rose as much as 7.7 percent in Tokyo . Prior to this acquisition, SoftBank acquired a French robotics company Aldebaran Robotics SA.

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  • What happens if there is a hung parliament?
What happens if there is a hung parliament?

Theresa May is under pressure to resign as British prime minister after her gamble on an early election backfired, leaving her Conservatives short of a majority. After the terror attacks, Corbyn suggested the Conservatives had undermined Britain's security by cutting the number of police on the streets. Labour could also try to form a coalition a...

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  • European Central Bank keeps stimulus in place
European Central Bank keeps stimulus in place

Most observers predict the bank's 60-billion-euro ($67.4 billion) monthly bond purchases will continue and interest rates will remain at historic lows. As such, most economists think Mario Draghi , the ECB's president, will acknowledge the improved growth but hold off from announcing any change to the bank's array of stimulus programs.

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  • GOP-run House poised to roll back post-2008 financial rules
GOP-run House poised to roll back post-2008 financial rules

Peter Wallison, a scholar at the American Enterprise Institute, explained in his book Hidden in Plain Sight that lack of banking regulations caused the financial crisis, and that Dodd-Frank was a solution in search of a problem. Democrats have pushed back against this idea, though, saying the banking industry needs more oversight, not less. Rep...

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  • Britons cast ballots in election marred by terror attacks
Britons cast ballots in election marred by terror attacks

Britain's vote on Thursday is set to be a textbook example of the limits of elections . Investors worry that a minority Conservative government would be weaker in Brexit talks, which start on June 19 and are to last for at least the next two years.

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  • Minor in Tamil Nadu gang-raped in private bus, three held
Minor in Tamil Nadu gang-raped in private bus, three held

When the bus conductor, Perumal, (22) - a resident of Muthampatti, asked the girl why she was not getting down, the girl told him about the quarrel with her parents. One of the accused has raped the girl on several occasions, said a police source. The girl is now at a children's home and is undergoing counselling, reported NDTV .

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  • Trump defends tweeting as valuable tool
Trump defends tweeting as valuable tool

Comey in testimony to the Senate Intelligence Committee on Thursday, said that after he was sacked by Trump, he leaked notes of his conversations with the president to the media through a friend in the hopes it would lead to the appointment of a special prosecutor.

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  • Preet Gill elected as first female Sikh MP
Preet Gill elected as first female Sikh MP

A 44-year-old Sikh woman from Edgbaston, Preet Kaur Gill , created history on Friday after she was elected as MP in the United Kingdom general elections. Gill, a councillor from Sandwell, will be the first Sikh woman in the UK House of Commons. "Credit to the Labour Party leadership for taking the bold step of giving Sikhs the opportunity to fight...

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  • London attack: Australia confirms death of two citizens
London attack: Australia confirms death of two citizens

They added: "We are so proud of Kirsty's courageous actions which demonstrate how selfless, caring and heroic she was, not only on that night, but throughout all of her life. Sara Zelenak is missing from Brisbane . He has been hailed a hero for his actions in the midst of sheer terror. Specialist officers have been searching the river since the...

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  • Volume Moving the Tape For iShares Currency Hedged MSCI Australia ETF (HAUD)
Volume Moving the Tape For iShares Currency Hedged MSCI Australia ETF (HAUD)

Currently, the 200-day MA is sitting at 60.43, and the 50-day is 64.89. After a recent check, the 14-day RSI for Capital VC Ltd is now at 47.58, the 7-day stands at 47.00, and the 3-day is sitting at 46.09. The RSI oscillates on a scale from 0 to 100. Taking a look at the relative strength indictor, we note that the 14-day RSI is now at 56.64, the ...

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  • The Tesla Inc (TSLA) Shares Sold by Van ECK Associates Corp
The Tesla Inc (TSLA) Shares Sold by Van ECK Associates Corp

About 6.98M shares traded or 8.72% up from the average. Tesla Inc (NASDAQ: TSLA ) has risen 44.43% since June 8, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 27.73% the S&P500. Shares for $6.24 million were sold by DENHOLM ROBYN M. Jurvetson Stephen T had sold 56 shares worth $11,323 on Wednesday, December 14. Therefore 42% are positive.

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  • Traders Purchase High Volume of Call Options on Encana Corp (ECA)
Traders Purchase High Volume of Call Options on Encana Corp (ECA)

Finally, GMP Securities cut Encana Corp from a "buy" rating to a "hold" rating in a research note on Tuesday, February 21st. First Allied Advisory Services Inc. The Company Touched its 52-Week High on 06/09/16 and 52-Week Low on 06/07/17. The Altman Z-score is the output of a credit-strength test that gauges a publicly traded manufacturing compan...

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  • Trump says Obamacare in 'death spiral,' urges Congress to act
Trump says Obamacare in 'death spiral,' urges Congress to act

But the hearing ultimately served as a prelude to Thursday's long-awaited testimony by fired FBI Director James Comey . Mr. Trump expressed confidence in the ability of GOP senators to successfully pass a GOP health care bill , declaring, "Republicans or bust".

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  • Telangana Student Shot in California
Telangana Student Shot in California

Mubeen Ahmed, son of Indian Air Force employee Mujeeb Ahmed, went to the United States in February 2015 and completed his MS course recently. There was some heated argument between the customers and Mubeen. Mubeen Ahmed, from Sangareddy district of Telangana, suffered injuries after being shot and was taken to a hospital nearby. Mubeen Ahmed (26)...

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  • Police dog fails academy for being too friendly, gets new 'regal' job
Police dog fails academy for being too friendly, gets new 'regal' job

The problem is, Gavel is too sociable. However, what he lacked in crime-fighting ability also happened to make him a ideal companion for the governor of Queensland , Paul de Jersey AC. Here's a look at some of Gavel's most candid moments. Despite coming from "a long line of pedigree", according to a news release from police cited by the BBC...

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  • Arab powers add people, groups with Qatar links to terrorism lists
Arab powers add people, groups with Qatar links to terrorism lists

The global community has been striving to mediate the crisis among the countries concerned since the escalating tensions between Qatar and its fellow Arab nations culminated when Bahrain , Saudi Arabia , the United Arab Emirates (UAE), Egypt , Libya and Yemen abruptly announced to sever diplomatic ties with the Gulf gas-rich state, accusing it...

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  • House GOP on track to undoing post-2008 financial rules
House GOP on track to undoing post-2008 financial rules

Ted Yoho (R-Fla.) said . He said: "The Dodd-Frank Act has had a lot of bad consequences for our economy, but most of all in the small communities across our country". President Trump has said that scheme would "encourage excessive risk taking" among banks. "That's not our intention". According to the American Action Forum, applying REINS t...

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  • Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc. (NASDAQ:FOX) Under Analyst Spotlight
Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc. (NASDAQ:FOX) Under Analyst Spotlight

Jefferies Group LLC reaffirmed a "buy" rating and set a $35.00 price target on shares of Twenty-First Century Fox in a report on Wednesday, April 5th. It has underperformed by 21.05% the S&P500. The Market Capitalization of the company stands at 50.52 Billion. The Company's activities are organized into five divisions: News and Information Services...

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  • Graphic Packaging Holding Co (NYSE:GPK) Institutional Investors Quarterly Sentiment
Graphic Packaging Holding Co (NYSE:GPK) Institutional Investors Quarterly Sentiment

About 178,045 shares traded. It has outperformed by 20.12% the S&P500. Graphic Packaging Holding Company earned a media sentiment score of 0.40 on AlphaOne's scale. Now the shares of Graphic Packaging Holding Company (GPK ) has a trading volume of 3.55 Million shares, with an average trading volume of 2980 shares - with shares dropping to a 52 w...

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