UP budget: Government fails to fulfil promises made in its ‘sankalp patra’, says Congress

The Congress on Thursday termed the 2022-2023 UP budget as “chhal” (deceit) with the people of the state, saying that the Yogi Adityanath government failed to fulfil promises made in its ‘sankalp patra’ (election manifesto). In a statement issued here, Congress Legislature Party leader Aradhana Misra also said that the budget has been infected by … Read more

Will Apple’s iPhone numbers keep meeting expectations?

Ming Yeung/Getty Images News With Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) prepared to host its annual developers conference in early June, the consumer electronics behemoth will take a few days to focus on software and services designed to appeal to its developer community. It automotive parlance, it will be a lot of “under the hood” stuff. But, while Apple … Read more

European leaders urge Putin to unblock Ukraine’s grain supplies

European leaders have stepped up diplomatic efforts to loosen Russia’s hold on Ukraine’s grain supplies as Kyiv’s prospects in the eastern Donbas region worsen and the risk of a global food crisis mounts. German chancellor Olaf Scholz and French president Emmanuel Macron discussed the situation with Vladimir Putin in a phone call on Saturday. Putin … Read more

Amid sanctions, Russia weighs crypto for international payments: Report By Cointelegraph

Amid sanctions, Russia weighs crypto for international payments: Report The Russian Federation is reportedly considering accepting cryptocurrencies for international payments in response to Western sanctions against the country that were prompted by its full-scale invasion of Ukraine earlier this year. The Moscow-based Interfax news agency and Reuters reported Friday that Ivan Chebeskov, who heads the … Read more

630 Steelworkers Are on Strike At Glencore’s Raglan Mine

Article content Workers cite subcontracting and lack of respect from the employer as key issues in the dispute KATINNIQ/MONTREAL, Quebec — The 630 unionized workers at the Glencore-owned Raglan Mine in Nunavik, members of the Syndicat des Métallos/United Steelworkers union, went on strike late Friday night, May 27. A demand for genuine respect from Glencore … Read more

When Not Just Any Dividend Stock Will Do

The volatility — and resulting lower prices — that have hit financial markets in 2022 have been tough on investors. Fears of supply-chain impacts, a slowdown in consumer spending, and even a full-blown recession are weighing on market participants. However, the silver lining is that with lower prices come better value propositions for capital appreciation, … Read more

money manager: Mind Over Money: This money manager practices Vipassana & Pranayam to reduce anxiety

“Vipassana mediation and Pranayam help me to reduce anxiety, remain calm and feel in control of myself,” says Piyush Nagda, Director – Private Wealth & Product Strategy at . In an interview with ETMarkets, Nagda, who has over 20 years of professional experience in the financial service industry, said: “I strongly believe that meditation in … Read more

Enovix charges to top industrial gainer, earnings drag down Elbit to pick #1 loser tag

sefa ozel/E+ via Getty Images It was a better week for the market as the S&P 500 snapped out of its 7-week losing streak. While, electric-products related stocks Enovix and Nikola took the top spots, earnings results played a key role for most of the other gainers and decliners in the list. For the week … Read more

Emerging markets hit by worst sell-off in decades

Emerging market bonds are suffering their worst losses in almost three decades, hit by rising global interest rates, slowing growth and the war in Ukraine. The benchmark index of dollar-denominated EM sovereign bonds, the JPMorgan EMBI Global Diversified, has delivered total returns of around minus 15 per cent so far in 2022, its worst start … Read more

Fire engulfs superyacht in British marina By Reuters

3/3 © Reuters. Thick black smoke rises from a fire on a yacht, at Torquay harbour in Torquay, Britain May 28, 2022. Picture taken with a drone. Mike Trower/Handout via REUTERS 2/3 LONDON (Reuters) – Fire ripped through a superyacht in southwest England on Saturday, sending thick plumes of black smoke into the sky and … Read more