China on Wednesday reported surprisingly weaker growth in industrial output and retail sales for April, reinforcing expectations that Beijing needs to roll out more stimulus measures as the trade war with the United States escalates.
As Australians head to the polls this week after the country's hottest-ever summer, outback farmers -- walloped by epic fires, floods and heatwaves -- are leading the fight against climate change, mak ... Read more
China-based lithium-ion (Li-ion) battery makers Contemporary Amperex Technology (CATL), Farasis Energy (Ganzhou) and Hefei Guoxuan High-tech Power Energy will set up overseas plants making batteries f ... Read more
The loan guarantee means first home buyers will be able to secure properties with deposits of just five per cent instead of the typical 20 per cent but it has been slammed by finance experts. Read more
A Claude Monet painting from his celebrated "Meules" (Haystacks) series fetched $110.7 million in New York on Tuesday in an auction record for the French Impressionist master. It was the first time an ... Read more
WASHINGTON (Sputnik) - The case of Russian citizen Oleg Tishchenko, who was extradited from Georgia to the United States, has signs of a provocation, staged by the US intelligence services, the Russia ... Read more
MSNBC anchor Lawrence O’Donnell slammed Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-SC) for witness tampering and made a public appeal for mental health professionals to attempt to figure out what changed him. The h ... Read more
LOS ANGELES, USA – Pop icon Madonna said Tuesday, May 14 she is determined to perform at the finals of the Eurovision Song Contest in Tel Aviv this weekend, despite calls to boycott her for playing in ... Read more