News Reality

Oil Prices 2016: Saudi Arabia Cuts Off Oil To Egypt

Saudi Aramco has discontinued shipping refined oil products to the Egyptian General Petroleum Corporation, Egypt's state oil company, as of early October, Reuters reported Monday, citing an Egyptian government official.
Read Full Article On
Following an emergency decision to move to Amazon Web Services, Iceland’s Wow Air has wholeheartedly bought into the cloud
Facebook has rolled out Live Location in its Messenger app. The Live Location features enables the user to share their location with a friend or a group for one hour. The location sharing stops af...
Year 11s who receive encouragement are significantly more likely to go to university, a study says.
Musk has taken an active role setting up the California-based company and may play a significant leadership role, according to sources.
Donald Trump and Melania Trump's close friend, Karen LeFrak, has rejected claims about the couple going through some marriage troubles since the president took office in January. In an interview with
Things are definitely looking up for Jennifer Garner. The actress was in noticeably good spirits again when she went on a coffee run with her son, Samuel, this week. On Monday, March 27, Garner seeme
LG and Telstra are offering a bonus 43-inch LG FHD smart TV on selected 24-month plans.
Rob Heaps plays Ezra Bloom, a Jewish-American man, on “Imposters.” But unbeknown to many, Heaps is neither a Jew nor an American. So how did Heaps, who is actually British, manage to sound like a rea
Lindsay Lohan is once again confusing her fans and stirring rumors that she’s converted to Islam with her latest Instagram post. The “Mean Girls” star appears to have known that her new photo would c
Devin Nunes, the House Intelligence Committee chairman, will not recuse himself or step aside from the committee's Russia investigations, in spite of the rising controversies around him and the deman
The global energy industry is facing huge challenge and is being transformed by decarbonization, decentralisation, and datafication. I speak to GE Power's Chief Data Officer Ganesh Bell to explore the
Bharti Airtel Ltd (Airtel) has completed the secondary sale of over 190 million shares of its subsidiary Bharti Infratel Ltd (Bharti Infratel) representing 10.3 per cent to a consortium of funds advi
Optus will begin to switch off its 2G network in April, followed by Vodafone in September: find out if this will affect you
Las Vegas — Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson has no problem admitting he’s a fan of the original “Jumanji” movie. During CinemaCon 2017 Gala Opening Night Event: Sony Pictures Highlights its 2017 Summer and
Samsung#39;s Note 7s were permanently scrapped in October following a global recall, roughly two months from the launch of the near-$900 devices, after some phones self-combusted.
President Donald Trump’s weekend visits to his Florida estate have been a source of great “financial burden” on the local government, Florida Democrats say, urging the president to pay for the spike
Las Vegas — CinemaCon attendees were treated to the first look at what is sure to be this summer’s most musical action movie during Sony Pictures’ presentation Monday night. The first scene from the
The Donald Trump administration will not allow Palestinian officials to take on top positions in the United Nations until the Palestinian Authority cooperates in peace talks with Israel, Nikki Haley,
President Donald Trump tweeted late Monday night saying that the "Trump Russia story is hoax" and attacked Hillary Clinton asking why the House Intelligence Committee has not been investigating the C
Oppo’s Android-based ColorOS is getting an upgrade across a number of its devices in 2017.
Waze's traffic navigation app already shows ads prodding drivers to swing by fast-food joints like Dunkin' Donuts and Taco Bell
MLB The Show has been one of the most consistent sports video game franchises. Does the excellence continue in 2017?
Three experts weigh in, and look to the future
Try to think of an education policy that 1) has been shown, in dozens of studies across multiple decades, to positively affect student outcomes; 2) has the overwhelming support of parents and voters;
Is test-based accountability “on the wane”? The question is based on a fallacy. For something to be on the wane, it has to exist, and test-based accountability has never truly existed in the United St
The greatest trick the devil ever pulled in education is convincing the American public that we have had test-based accountability. The media and politicians adopted the rhetoric of “high stakes” test
Samsung's newest phone must restore consumer trust following last year's Galaxy Note 7 recall
The Samsung Galaxy S8 will be official in less than 48 hours and rumors and leaks have painted a detailed look of the device. The Galaxy S8 comes on the heels of the Galaxy Note 7 discontinuation, an
SHANGHAI (Reuters) - Chinese ride sharing firm Didi Chuxing is considering a $6 billion investment backed by Japan's SoftBank Group Corp, as it looks to take on global rivals such as Uber Technologies
According to NASA, all of Juno's science instruments and the spacecraft's JunoCam were on during the flyby, collecting data that is now being returned to Earth. 
Barry’s (Grant Gustin) journey to the future in Season 3, episode 19 of “The Flash” is unlike any time travel he has done before. “This is definitely his most involved trip to the future or the past
“Big Little Lies” Season 1, episode 7 will finally unveil the name of the person responsible for killing one of the residents of Monterey.
“Scorpion” Season 3 did not air a new episode on Monday, March 27. According to Spoilers Guide, the hit CBS TV series is on a short hiatus and will return with episode 21 on April 10 at 10 p.m. EST.
While April, the pregnant giraffe, did not go into active labor Monday, the Animal Adventure Park in Harpursville, New York, remained optimistic and said that — slowly but surely — “we are getting th

Recent News

Romania’s revenues to the budget down 1.4 pct in the first two months of 2017 y/y

Revenues to Romania’s consolidated budget were lower by 1.4 percent in the first two months of 2017, to RON 34.9 billion (4.3 percent of the GDP), compared with the same period of 2016, accordin
Read Full Article

Evan Thwaites takes over reins of Jamaica Skeet Club

Evan Thwaites is the new president of the Jamaica Skeet Club after he was elected unopposed on Sunday at the club’s base in Portmore.
Read Full Article

Baca Star, Harmony for mid-season final

KINLOSS, Trelawny — Baca Star United will contest the mid-season final of the Trelawny Football Association/Monymusk Plantation Rum Major League after topping Zone Two with 24 points after beati
Read Full Article

Friendship open with big win over Logwood

LUCEA, Hanover — Friendship United scored a big win in the opening game of the Hanover Football Association Charley’s JB Rum/ Captain’s Bakery & Grill Major League on Saturday, comin
Read Full Article

She’s A Maneater,Sotomayor head Guineas fields

First and second in last year’s top juvenile event the Jamaica Two-Year-Olds Stakes, Sotomayor and She’s A Maneater respectively, head the weights going in the first two Classic races of t
Read Full Article

Three medals for Jamaica as curtains fall on Para Pan Youth Games

The fourth staging of the Para Pan American Youth Games in Sao Paulo, Brazil, came to a colourful and splendid close on Saturday night at the Pavilhão Oeste after days of valiant and inspiring
Read Full Article

Juniors impressive at the JGA Junior National Trials

The Jamaica Golf Association (JGA)Junior National Team Trials kicked off on March 20 at Caymanas Golf Course.
Read Full Article

Jamaican speed skaters epitomise spirit of World Winter Games

GRAZ, Austria — So the 2017 Special Olympics World Winter Games are history and Jamaican followers must be smiling from ear to ear.
Read Full Article

Racing photos - March 28, 2017

Racing Commissioner Solomon Sharpe surely has the attention of Claire Du, sales manager at Shenzhen Absen Optoelectronic Company while at the races on Saturday last.
Read Full Article

Popular Finance


One in six British roads are in poor condition

Those classed as being in poor condition 'will not be fit for purpose in five years' and local authorities need £12bn in funding. The number of potholes filled by councils in London fell by 43 per c
Read Full Article

Five reasons why it IS worth sticking with your cash Isa

Cash Isas seem to have been forgotten by savings providers - but there are still reasons for maximising the tax-free wrapper, as we explain.
Read Full Article

What’s the best and cheapest way to borrow a small amount?

Despite record low interest rates on personal loans, borrowing a smaller sum can be expensive, with much higher rates than offered on larger amounts.
Read Full Article

Last minute mistakes that could cost your Isa allowance

A simple mistake, such as forgetting to sign the form (easily done!) can end up costing you the year's Isa allowance, which could prove a costly mistake for your future finances.
Read Full Article

Grandmothers have better intuition for fat tails: Nassim Nicholas Taleb

Read Full Article

Angola builds oceanic research vessel

Luanda - Angola is building a modern, strong and high-technology well-equipped oceanic research vessel to conduct studies on marine biology, said on Monday the Fisheries minister, Victória de Barros
Read Full Article

Angola at world summit on industrialization

Luanda - Angola, through the Ministry of Industry, is taking part since Monday at the World Summit on Manufacturing and Industrialization in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, a joint initiative launch
Read Full Article

Eurobonds finance energy, water and construction projects

Luanda - At least 15 projects related to energy, water and construction will be financed with Angola's sovereign debt securities in the form of Eurobonds, in the amount of USD 1.5 billion, issued on
Read Full Article

Dangerous winds leave more than 13,000 customers in Southland without power

More than 13,000 customers across Southern California lost power Monday as gusty winds between 40 mph and 50 mph damaged trees, downed power lines and fanned small fires. The National Weather Serv
Read Full Article