On Thursday morning, Senator John McCain, of Arizona, convened a hearing of the Senate Armed Services Committee on the subject of cybersecurity, “in the aftermath of an unprecedented attack on our democracy.” By ...

Former New Jersey Gov. Jon Corzine will cough up $5 million for his involvement in investment giant MF Global's misuse of some $1 billion in customers' money — and its messy downfall in October 2011 downfall, ...

Insurance heavyweight Herbert Hall passes Steven Jackson Senior Business Reporter Herbert Hall, the former executive chairman of Prime Asset Management and a co-founder of Life of Jamaica, has died leaving a gap in the ...

PYONGYANG, North Korea (AP) — A senior North Korean delegation left Pyongyang on Friday to attend the inauguration of Nicaragua’s newly elected President Daniel Ortega. Choe Ryong Hae, a close aide to North Korean ...

Sebi Chairman U K Sinha, who was among the financial sector regulators present at the FSDC meeting, offered suggestions for the forthcoming budget for 2017-18. Ahead of the budget, regulator Sebi today said equity ...

The iBus program that will let users track their buses in real time has been delayed again. Originally promised for 2014 and then the end of 2016, the program will allow users to see the location of buses on the web, ...

Top Senate Democrats are calling on the House Office of Congressional Ethics and the Securities and Exchange Commission to investigate Georgia Rep. Tom Price's trading activity on health-related stocks while serving in ...

LAHORE:  Vice-Chairman of Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf Shah Mehmood Qureshi has said his party will hold public courts over Panama from January 7. Talking to the media after addressing a meeting of Lahore PTI Urban, the ...

LAHORE: Cement dispatches grew 8.65 percent to 19.81 million tons in the first half of the current fiscal year of 2016/17, led by growing demand in the domestic market, industry officials said on Thursday.  Cement ...

SUKKUR: The 89th birth anniversary of Zulfikar Ali Bhutto was observed across the country on Thursday. PPP Chairman Bilawal Bhutto Zardari visited the grave of Shaheed ZA Bhutto and laid a floral wreath at his grave and ...

ISLAMABAD: Ruling out the possibility of granting any extension in tenures of key positions at the Finance Ministry, FBR and NBP, the government has decided to make fresh appointments after getting approval of Prime ...

Washington; The gay, 34-year-old mayor of South Bend, Indiana – namechecked recently by President Obama – has entered the contest for chairman of the Democratic party, presenting himself as an alternative to the ...

Noranda Alumina today announced that it has entered into a long-term contract with Century Aluminum to provide it with smelter grade alumina for its smelters in Hawesville and Sebree, Kentucky. David D'Addario, the ...

Hawkish US Republican Senator John McCain has once again accused Moscow of waging a war against the United States. McCain said on Wednesday Russia’s alleged cyberattacks against US political organizations to influence ...

A MARKET town bookseller has been criticised by a parish council for behaviour it claims is "bringing the town into disrepute". Hawes Parish Council has said it has received more than 20 complaints about a bookseller ...

President-elect Donald Trump announced his intent to nominate Jay Clayton, a partner at the Sullivan and Cromell law firm who has worked with Wall Street and corporations, to "navigate complex federal regulations" as ...

The Traffic department has had the hardest hit with many officers being dismissed after vetting by the National Police Service Commission. The chairman, Johnson Kavuludi, last month said the clean up had revealed the ...

Self-defence fighters have killed three girl suicide bombers targeting a bustling market in north-eastern Nigeria, civilian and military officials said. They blamed the Boko Haram Islamic extremist group for the ...

All major surgeries at the University Hospital of the West Indies (UHWI) have been cancelled due to an inadequate number of critical-care nurses and operational theatres. This was disclosed by the chairman of the ...

President-elect Donald Trump on Wednesday chose a Wall Street attorney with experience in corporate mergers and public stock launches as his nominee to head the Securities and Exchange Commission. Trump announced his ...