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SEOUL (Reuters) - South Korea's Hanjin Shipping Co Ltd said it would file for court receivership after losing the support of its banks, and the country's financial regulator said a rival operator wil
New Delhi, Aug 31: India on Tuesday invited American investments under the Make In India scheme, as the government strives to make the country a manufacturing hub. Speaking at the US-India CEO Forum,
Philippine Supreme Court Justice Antonio Caprio says there are even more legal remedies Manila can use to assert its rights over competing South China Sea claims with Beijing. However, its unlikely th
Saudi Arabia is burning through its foreign reserves, likely in U.S. dollars, as the Kingdom's oil revenue continues to decline. The Saudis are also suffering a record budget deficit, reaching nearly
"Urgent action" is needed to give new and expectant mothers more protection at work after a "shocking" increase in discrimination, MPs have said.
Detroit has targeted for redevelopment the stretch on Monroe with the blighted 105-year-old landmark             
The other big Corktown project near old Tiger Stadium site would build four new structures, most of it residential.             
Latest Lifestyle
If a young person still wants the same design a year later, give her your blessing.
The best time to salt the water when cooking pasta.
Woman wants 18-year-old boyfriend to be more responsible with money.
Top House Democrats are asking the FBI to investigate whether connections between Donald Trump’s campaign aides and Russian interests led to the cyberattacks at the Democratic National Committee and D
Feds rate 20 state facilities among worst-performing on hospital-acquired infections             
The exes dated for about six weeks after the show, but couldn't leave 'Paradise' behind.             
Cops searched the R&B star's house after he allegedly pointed a gun at a woman inside.             
Latest Tech
Apple always tries to keep everything under wraps until its time for it to reveal its new products. However, with the intense hype over its upcoming iPhone 7 handsets and Apple Watch 2 smartwatches,
Zendaya has spoken out about her parents’ divorce. Hours after TMZ broke the news that Zendaya’s mom Claire Stoermer had filed for divorce from husband Kazembe Ajamu Coleman, the 19-year-old “Shake I
“Supergirl” has enlisted Frederick Schmidt to play villain Metallo in Season 2 of the CBS-turned-CW series. According to Entertainment Weekly, Schmidt’s character will be introduced as John Corben, a
All good things must come to an end, so NBC has decided that its drama TV series “Grimm” has to bid the small screen goodbye for good after its sixth season. The “final season” will begin on Jan. 6,
Google’s Chromebook Pixel 2, the company’s second-generation premium Chrome OS-powered laptop, has officially been discontinued, VentureBeat has confirmed. The Chromebook Pixel 2 is now out of stock
“Moon Lovers: Scarlet Heart Ryeo” has just aired its first two episodes, but it looks like the drama is already getting a lot of flak. Some of the negative criticism the SBS drama has received was di
Kat Dennings and Beth Behrs became instant friends after they starred in the freshman run of the NBC sitcom “2 Broke Girls,” so when they started filming Season 6, the two ladies were happy to be reu
Latest Health
Men with high blood pressure went to bed 18 minutes earlier than those with healthy levels, perhaps because they were tired due to being in poorer health, a Hiroshima University study found.
A former head of the Army has apologised to troops given an anti-malaria drug he refused to take himself because of "catastrophic" mental health effects.
(Reuters) - Florida health officials on Tuesday said they were investigating three new Zika virus cases likely stemming from local mosquito bites in Miami-Dade County, including two cases outside of t
JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - Africa's rare forest elephants which play a key role in replenishing the central African rainforests will need almost a century to recover from an onslaught by ivory poachers
New figures, released by Diabetes UK and based on data from Public Health England, show that the number of amputations arising from diabetes-related complications is now 7,370 a year.
Dr Alexios Samentzas, a cardiologist from the Elpis Hospital, Athens, found men with erectile dysfunction's condition improved by 43 per cent when given statins.
(Reuters) - University of Michigan researchers on Tuesday said their own experiments undermine recent allegations of security flaws in St. Jude Medical Inc's pacemakers and other implantable medical d
Latest Finance
SINGAPORE, Aug 31 (Reuters) - Singapore' total bank lending rose in July from the previous month, helped by increases in general commerce loans and lending to financial institutions, central bank data
TOKYO, Aug 31 (Reuters) - Japanese stocks rose on Wednesday to highs not seen in two weeks, led by exporters and financial stocks as the dollar stood tall against the yen and upbeat U.S. consumer conf
* Warns of external risks such as murky Fed outlook (Adds quotes, detail)
TAIPEI, Aug 31 (Reuters) - Taiwan's Mega Financial Holding Co said on Wednesday its chairman, Shiu Kuang-si, has submitted his resignation, the latest development following investigations into the fir
To access the newsletter, click on the link: http://share.thomsonreuters.com/assets/newsletters/Indiamorning/MNC_IN_08312016.pdf FACTORS TO WATCH 10:30 am: Federal cabinet likely
Aug. 31 (Reuters) - Australian shares reached their lowest in more than six weeks on Wednesday as the U.S. dollar strengthened ahead of U.S. jobs data this week, hurting basic materials and energy sto
TEMECULA, Calif. — The two homes set back along Cruz Way were indistinguishable from the other residences that dotted the orchards and vineyards in Riverside County’s wine country. In a semirural
Latest Sport
While Florio says Johnson’s resume doesn’t stack up, Anquan Boldin, who has better career stats, isn’t sure on criteria             
Looking back at that spectacular prep state final finish, this Detroit King product could help settle MSU’s offense             
Minnesota Vikings quarterback Teddy Bridgewater is expected to miss at least the next season while recovering from a dislocated left knee and torn anterior cruciate ligament after a freak practice inj
Tom Koehler allowed himself only a moment of outward disappointment. As Curtis Granderson's sixth-inning shot flew high and deep to center field, Koehler turned and watched, hands on his knees, knowin
UCF isn’t running an Oregon-style offense, if you ask offensive line coach Greg Austin. And Austin should know, considering he joins head coach Scott Frost and quarterbacks coach Mario Verduzco as the
UPDATE (11:15 p.m. ET): The Vikings released an official statement regarding quarterback Teddy Bridgewater’s knee injury. It’s bad news for... Read More »
BOSTON — Just hours after reiterating his faith in Clay Buchholz as the Red Sox’s primary setup man, manager John... Read More »
You can’t exactly question Mookie Betts’ humility. The young Boston Red Sox outfielder is having the best season of his... Read More »
Latest Release
"I want people to enjoy the book as much as I enjoyed writing it," Summary:Russell Little's debut novel, Murder for Me, launched July 9, 2016, is FREE Kindle download on Lab
"This is very exciting for me," Martine says. "It's a good way for me to introduce more readers to my work." Summary:YA Reads Book Review Blog Tour features Martine Lewis's debut
It is just not fair that in this country an Independent cannot debate a Republican or Democrat and why does the news media not care about other choices? Summary:Joseph Maldo
Summary:Family & Friends of convicted University of Virginia Varsity lacrosse player George W. Huguely have created a website: www.truthforgeorge.com. The site presents a plethora o
LAS VEGAS, NV--(August 25, 2016) - StreamNet Inc. has added The Legends of Classic Soul Live Concerts to StreamNet’s, Motown Sound Concert Channel lineup. We are
"We live and work in a digital world," says Jay Gubert, Vice-President of VirtualTone. "Many companies run their business from mobile devices. Social networks, cloud-based applications,
I speak for the people as a working person that knows the struggles of what a person goes through in this country to just make ends meat. Summary:Tiger Trainer Joseph Maldon
Leadsbyseo has launched top professional SEO reseller services. The top SEO reseller in Noida, in a corporate press statement has declared that it has introduced an elite pa
Grade & Auction Your Cards & Collectibles with Small Traditions & Don't Spend a Single Penny Out-of-Pocket Summary:Denver-Based Auction Firm Presents 100 High-End Lots In It
LAS VEGAS, NV--(August 17, 2016) -  StreamNet Inc. signs agreement to acquire master tapes to 44 Movie and Film Companies. The deal is expected to close in the next 60
"Companies should not have to waste important resources like time and money searching for a communication system that only meets a portion of their business needs," Jay Gubert, Vice-Pre
August 10, 2016 (DENVER, Colorado) – State-of-the-art dredging equipment is putting Denver-based Shell Dredging at the forefront of the global toxic mercury re

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Singapore bank lending rises in July

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