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US will no longer enforce mask mandate on airplanes, trains after court ruling

WASHINGTON/CHICAGO:  The Biden administration will no longer enforce a US mask mandate on public transportation, after a federal judge in Florida on Monday ruled...

Cryptoverse: Gold coins glimmer amid the global gloom

A fledgling class of crypto that feasts on risk is outshining a wider market paralyzed by war and inflation. Coins backed by gold are newer...

Elon Musk offers to buy Twitter for $41.39 billion

Billionaire Elon Musk has offered to buy Twitter for $41.39 billion, a regulatory filing showed on Thursday. Musk's offer price of $54.20 per share represents...

US to extend transit mask mandate through May 3 amid Covid surge

President Joe Biden's administration plans to extend by 15 days a US mandate requiring travellers to wear masks on aeroplanes, trains and in transit...

A close look at the all-new Huawei nova 9 SE camera features

Huawei recently welcomed its newest member to its nova 9 family — the Huawei nova 9 SE. Continuing the tradition of the previous nova...

Pakistan’s parliament set to elect new prime minister

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan's parliament was set to meet on Monday to elect a new prime minister, with opposition leader Shehbaz Sharif the favourite to win...

EX-Goldman banker convicted of bribery, money laundering conspiracy charges in 1MDB case

NEW YORK: Former Goldman Sachs banker Roger Ng was convicted by a US jury on Friday of corruption charges related to his role in...

Katanji Brown Jackson became the first black woman judge in the US Supreme Court, Senate confirmed

Ketanji Brown Jackson served on the US Sentencing Commission before becoming a federal judge in 2013. History has been made in the US Supreme Court....

US South braces for more storms

Washington: The threat of tornadoes and other extreme weather again loomed over the US Southeast yesterday, a day after a swarm of twisters destroyed...

Meta plans virtual currency, creator coins for its apps – FT

Meta Platforms Inc is readying plans to introduce virtual tokens and cryptocurrencies to its family of apps with an aim to use such virtual...

Oil climbs on prospect of fresh Russia sanctions

SINGAPORE: Oil futures extended gains on Tuesday as the United States and Europe planned new sanctions to punish Moscow over alleged war crimes by...

Musk takes 9% stake in Twitter to become top shareholder, starts poll on edit button

Tesla Inc boss Elon Musk on Monday disclosed a 9.2% stake in Twitter Inc, worth nearly $3 billion, making him the micro-blogging site's largest...

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