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USA deficit projected to hit $1T milestone in 2020

USA deficit projected to hit $1T milestone in 2020

The government is projected to break that record in 2028. The Budget . In CBO's projections, the federal budget deficit is $1.0 trillion in 2020 and averages $1.3 trillion between 2021 and 2030. ...

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7000 trapped on cruise ship 'hit by coronavirus outbreak'

7000 trapped on cruise ship 'hit by coronavirus outbreak'

A spokesperson for Costa Cruises confirmed to CNN that a 54-year-old woman was suffering from a fever. They are being held in isolation in a hospital ward aboard the ship operated by liner company...

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Australia declares state of emergency due to bushfires in the capital

Australia declares state of emergency due to bushfires in the capital

There is now no threat to Canberra suburbs, but ACT Chief Minister Andrew Barr described it as "the most serious situation" that has been faced in the ACT since the 2003 bushfires which killed four pe...

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Yemen's Houthis say they targeted Saudi Aramco facilities in Jizan

Yemen's Houthis say they targeted Saudi Aramco facilities in Jizan

Yemen's Houthi rebels claimed that they launched attacks with missiles and drones on Saudi Aramco in the kingdom's southern Jazan region. The military spokesman reported said the group had targete...

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FM Nirmala Sitharaman to present budget in Parliament today

FM Nirmala Sitharaman to present budget in Parliament today

Clearly, the finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman has very limited resources at hand, and this is likely to be highlighted in the parliament when the FM introduces the Union Budget 2020 , which is jus...

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Trump Attacks John Bolton As Senate Impeachment Trial Enters New Phase

Trump Attacks John Bolton As Senate Impeachment Trial Enters New Phase

Democrats said they were aghast that a lawyer for Trump would suggest it is OK to solicit foreign interference. Democrats believe Bolton, a Republican foreign policy hawk, could help them solidify...

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AMD confirm loads more graphics cards for 2020

AMD confirm loads more graphics cards for 2020

We didn't get much more detail beyond that but we do know that more will be revealed at AMD's financial analyst day, which takes place on the 5th of March. Although we obviously have to be careful h...

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Elizabeth Warren proposes criminal penalties for spreading 'disinformation' to voters online

Elizabeth Warren proposes criminal penalties for spreading 'disinformation' to voters online

Elizabeth Warren on Wednesday released a plan to fight disinformation and to hold tech companies accountable for their actions in light of the 2016 election. She also calls for the companies to clear...

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Boris Johnson Heralds Brexit as Opportunity for 'Renewal and Change'

It took three years from a first narrow vote for Brexit , but after a second referendum and a few changes in leadership, it finally happened. After the snap parliamentary elections of December 12, ...

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French Police Confront Protesting Firefighters in Paris

French Police Confront Protesting Firefighters in Paris

Unions organised the Paris protest for fire service workers all over the country. Paris police said firefighters who tried to break down or scale fencing near the Nation area of Paris were dispers...

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Scottish Parliament urges post-Brexit independence vote

Scottish Parliament urges post-Brexit independence vote

In a speech in Edinburgh, the SNP leader said: "I believe a referendum is practical this year, I believe it can be delivered this year, and I will continue to do all I can to bring that about". Ms Stu...

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Key takeaways from Economic Survey 2020

Key takeaways from Economic Survey 2020

Authored by India's Chief Economic Adviser Krishnamurthy Subramanian, the Economic Survey comes at a time when the country is facing the worst economic slowdown in a decade. Share of formal employme...

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Trump administration restricts immigration on 6 additional countries

Trump administration restricts immigration on 6 additional countries

Officials said immigrants from Kyrgyzstan, Myanmar, Eritrea, Nigeria, Sudan and Tanzania will face new restrictions in obtaining certain visas to come to the United States. His travel ban policy is po...

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Coronavirus: Google temporarily shuts down China offices

Wayne Hay of Al Jazeera has more than Hong Kong. The company is also advising employees now in China, and employees who have immediate family members returning from the country, return home as soon ...

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CDC Says Coronavirus Has Spread In the US For The First Time

CDC Says Coronavirus Has Spread In the US For The First Time

Chinese authorities have taken extraordinary steps to arrest the virus's spread, including effectively locking down more than 50 million people in Wuhan and surrounding Hubei province. Australia pla...

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White House sends Congress mixed messages on Iran war votes

White House sends Congress mixed messages on Iran war votes

It also voted to repeal the 2002 Authorization for the use of Military Force for the war in Iraq, which presidents have long used to justify a range of military actions. Khanna said his measure wo...

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Plaskett Unveils House Democrats' New $760 Billion Infrastructure Framework

Plaskett Unveils House Democrats' New $760 Billion Infrastructure Framework

Rebuilding our infrastructure, DeFazio told reporters, should include construction techniques that take climate change into account, such as the use of concrete that absorbs carbon dioxide, as well ...

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OnePlus 8 May Bring the One Feature We've Been Asking For

OnePlus 8 May Bring the One Feature We've Been Asking For

So far, it hasn't reversed its position on wireless charging but that may no longer be the case. This group created and supports the dominant Qi wireless charging standard. Wireless charging is common...

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Reports of ‘Shots Fired’ Near Mar-a-Lago After ‘Driver Breaches Security’

Reports of ‘Shots Fired’ Near Mar-a-Lago After ‘Driver Breaches Security’

According to The Daily Mail , the vehicle drove through two security checkpoints just hours before the president was due to arrive at his Mar-a-Lago estate in Palm Beach, Florida. That's when a poli...

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Italy Declares State Of Emergency Over Coronavirus

Italy Declares State Of Emergency Over Coronavirus

It will last six months, the government said. Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte revealed that two Chinese tourists residing in a Rome hotel tested positive for the virus. DON'T MISSCoronavirus s...

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Jeff Bezos Adds About $13 Billion to Fortune in Matter of Minutes

Jeff Bezos Adds About $13 Billion to Fortune in Matter of Minutes

Amazon Web Services brought in $9.95 billion in net sales for Amazon in the fourth quarter of fiscal 2019 , giving the massive cloud computing business an annual revenue run rate of $40 billion. A...

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Cases of New Coronavirus Registered in All Chinese Regions - Authorities

Cases of New Coronavirus Registered in All Chinese Regions - Authorities

Toronto Public Health is reaching out to those who sat in a two-metre radius of the couple on their China Southern Airlines flight CZ311. For thousands of residents of Wuhan, which is the epicente...

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China-demands-apology-over-coronavirus-cartoon-published-in-danish-newspaper

China-demands-apology-over-coronavirus-cartoon-published-in-danish-newspaper

The cartoon , published on Monday, depicted a Chinese flag with the yellow stars normally found in the upper left corner exchanged for drawings of the coronavirus. "We have freedom of expression in D...

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MEPs demand universal mobile phone charger in clash with Apple

The introduction of USB Type-C has energized standardization talks as it incorporates numerous advantages (reversibility of connection, data transmission rates, and charging speeds) used to justify th...

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PlayStation Plus Games for February 2020 Revealed; Includes a Third Game

PlayStation Plus Games for February 2020 Revealed; Includes a Third Game

As usual you'll get two free games. The final game in the line-up is Firewall Zero Hour . The YouTube channel PlayStation Spain has published a post for the community recalling the imminent annou...

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White House Threatens to Stop Publication of John Bolton’s Book

White House Threatens to Stop Publication of John Bolton’s Book

Echoing the views of many of his Republican colleagues, Senator John Barrasso of Wyoming came out against further witnesses and urged an early end to the trial. election. Democrats have said Mr Trump ...

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Russian strikes kill 10 civilians in Syria's Idlib

Russian strikes kill 10 civilians in Syria's Idlib

The Syria Civil Defense, also known as the White Helmets, said the attacks in Idlib's Ariha district injured 50 others. The Ariha hospital, known as Shami, was no longer functional, the Observator...

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Here’s what to expect from Friday’s weather forecast

Up to 120 millimetres of rain are expected for much of the Island and the Valley, as well as Metro Vancouver and the Sunshine Coast. Snow accumulation will be an inch or less with roads mainly wet. Ho...

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Deaths from coronavirus rise to 170 in China

Deaths from coronavirus rise to 170 in China

A declaration of a global emergency typically brings greater money and resources, but may also prompt nervous governments to restrict travel and trade to affected countries. Chinese efforts to halt th...

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What's new in the China virus outbreak

What's new in the China virus outbreak

Nearly all the deaths so far have been in the central province of Hubei, home to about 60 million people and now under virtual lockdown. World Health Organization emergencies chief said the few case...

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