TORONTO - Ontario's Liberal government is promising to inject billions of new dollars into health care in its first balanced budget in a decade, a fiscal plan designed to appeal ...
TORONTO - Ontario's Liberal government delivered its first balanced budget in a decade on Thursday. Here are five things you need to know about the financial plan:
POLITICAL CONTEXT: The $141-billion
British experts will carry out tests to try to determine how a rare copy of the U.S. Declaration of Independence found its way to an archive in southern England. The handwritten manuscript, only the s
CHICAGO (Reuters) - United Airlines and the passenger who was dragged from a Chicago flight earlier this month have reached a settlement for an undisclosed sum, they said on Thursday, in the carrier'
(Reuters) - Microsoft Corp reported a 27.8 percent increase in quarterly profit on Thursday, lifted by robust demand for its cloud computing services.
NEW YORK (Reuters) - The Nasdaq Composite ended at a record high on Thursday, boosted by results-related gains in Comcast, PayPal and Intuit, while the S&P 500 and the Dow were little changed.
The Standard-and-Poor's/T-S-X index lost 143.07 points to 15,506.47.
Volume at 4 p.m. E-T was 361.79 (m) million shares.
Eight of the 12 subgroups closed lower, led by capped financials at 282.94 po
Highlights at the close Thursday at world financial market trading.
S&P/TSX Composite Index _ 15,506.47, down 143.07 points
Dow _ 20,981.33, up 6.24 points
S&P 500_ 2,388.77, up 1.32 point
The Railway authorities here today set a target to complete the construction work of new Bhubaneswar railway station by May, 2017, officials said.
The target was set at a review meeting chaired by Ea
LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Starbucks Corp reported quarterly profit that matched Wall Street's estimate on Thursday, sending shares of the chain that often tops expectations down 2.9 percent to $59.50 i
TORONTO - Ontario's finance minister delivered the province's fiscal plan Thursday, the government's first balanced budget in a decade. Here are the highlights:
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The Canadian dollar ended the day at 73.40 cents US, down 0.06 of a cent from Wednesday's close.
The U.S. dollar closed at C$1.3624, up 0.12 of a cent.
Pound sterling was ...
TORONTO - Ontario's Liberal government has finally eliminated its deficit, but its debt is rising to new heights.
The province's first balanced budget in a decade gets rid of a deficit ...
Amid reports of unrest in Venezuela, US President Donald Trump today said this Latin American country is in a mess.
Venezuela has withdrawn from the Organisation of American States (OAS) in response
(Reuters) - Google parent Alphabet Inc reported a 22.2 percent rise in quarterly revenue, driven by a surge in advertising on mobiles and its popular YouTube video service.
A U.S. appeals court on Thursday granted a request made by the Trump administration to put litigation on hold in which states and industry groups are challenging an Obama administration pollution cont
(Reuters) - Intel Corp , the world's largest chipmaker, reported a near 45 percent rise in first-quarter profit, helped by strength in its data centre business and a stabilizing personal computer mark
(Reuters) - Amazon.com Inc posted a 41.1 percent jump in first-quarter profit on Thursday, driven by sustained growth in online retail sales and its profitable cloud business.
DJ Jazzy Jeff and actor-singer Will Smith will reunite for two-night performance in Europe in August.
Ever since Ivanka Trump spoke at the Republican National Convention, people have been confused. Looking cool in one of her trademark sheaths (she would soon tweet on how to “get the look”), the daught
NEW YORK (Reuters) - The Nasdaq Composite closed at a record high on Thursday, boosted by results-related gains in Comcast, PayPal and Intuit, while the S&P 500 and the Dow were little changed.
People in Karnataka faced corruption the most in accessing public services, a think-tank has claimed, based on its survey in 20 states.
The Centre for Media Studies (CMS) today released its 11th roun
Canada Bond yields for Thursday as of 4 p.m. (previous day in brackets):
One-month: 0.525% (0.51%)
Three-month: 0.525% (0.53%)
Six-month: 0.55% (0.575%)
One-year: 0.64% (0.65%)
Two-year: 0.735% (
A 52-year-old woman died after being hit by a tree branch during an evening walk with her husband, police said today.
The branch broke off and fell due to the storm on April 25.
Her husband escaped
NEW YORK (AP) — To understand taxes, you have to think about geography. Don’t worry, this will make sense eventually. The U.S. has high corporate taxes compared with other developed countries.
Three workers were killed and nine injured when a blast took place in the furnace of a rolling mill in Kala Amb industrial area here today.
Yogender Singh, Station House Officer of the Kala Amb polic
CNN contributors Ana Navarro and Margaret Hoover on Thursday reacted to Fox News host Jesse Watters’ inappropriate sexual comments about Ivanka Trump and agreed that it was a reflection of the n
David Dao’s legal team announced the settlement Thursday in a brief statement.
US President Donald Trump's proposed changes to the H-1B visa program may end up benefiting Indian IT professionals in terms of higher wages, a US expert today said.
The new rules for the visas could
The disaster management cell here today conductedan evacuation drill in over 100 schools in Gautam Budhha Nagar district simulating the aftermath of an earthquake of six on the Richter Scale on the 's
PROVIDENCE, R.I. - Five hundred Rhode Island residents have received duplicate tax refund checks totalling $364,000.
A state official says human error is to blame.
The checks were sent in a group ..
The United States would deport 7,000 Ghanaians this year for breaching terms of their visa agreement, a US diplomat said on Thursday.
David Dao’s legal team announced the deal, which includes a provision that the amount will remain confidential
Dr David Dao will be paid an undisclosed sum after being violently dragged off a United flight.