Washington, United States:  With a record five Indian Americans elected to the US Congress, the minority community has now set its eyes on doubling the number of its lawmakers followed by a White House occupant.The ...

ALBANY — Gov. Cuomo on Thursday proposed expanding a child care tax credit he said would aid 200,000 middle class families. The credit would supplement an existing state child and Dependent Care Tax Credit by more ...

Western Digital has become a major player in the flash memory world since acquiring SanDisk last year and now the company is announcing its first WD Black PCIe SSD. Built on the PCIe Gen3 x4 NVMe standard, this is the ...

By Simon Johnson The number of Scottish applicants missing out on a university place increased to a new record level last year after more than doubling over the past decade of SNP rule, official figures have disclosed. ...

THE deflation bugbear that the European Central Bank has battled for the past couple of years appears to have been seen off, at least for now. Consumer prices across the 19 countries that use the euro grew in December ...

Turkey’s government is pushing to extend a nearly six-month-old state of emergency following the deadly New Year’s attack claimed by Islamic State, as it struggles to contain rising terrorist threats. On the third ...

PARIS, Jan. 3 (UPI) -- An arrangement with the leading insurance company in France helps with the goal of doubling wind power capacity in the country, French power group ENGIE said. The French company said it build up ...

A year ago, at CES 2016, Samsung swung for the smart fridge fences with the debut of its Family Hub Refrigerator, a $6,000 four-door fridge with Wi-Fi connectivity, a king-sized touchscreen loaded with apps, and cameras ...

Donald Trump’s assault on trade is escalating. First the foes were China and Mexico. Now it is the world. The Trump transition team has mooted an import tariff of 10 per cent across the board, doubling down on ...

Donald Trump's assault on trade is escalating. First the foes were China and Mexico. Now it is the world. The Trump transition team has mooted an import tariff of 10 per cent across the board, doubling down on earlier ...

SHANGHAI'S real estate investment market concluded with record performance in 2016 with en bloc deals more than doubling in value from a year ago, data released today by global property service provider DTZ/Cushman ...

BANGKOK —  Thailand’s bilateral relationship with China is advancing, evident by growing economic ties and military cooperation. Analysts, however, say Bangkok wants to set a more moderate course by rebalancing its ...

President Barack Obama speaks to members of the media as he meets with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington, Monday, Nov. 9, 2015. The president and prime ...

Less than a week before changes to the pension assets test come into effect, the Turnbull government has accused Labor of running a scare campaign about their impact on older Australians. Special Minister of State Scott ...

TORONTO — Tax and regulation changes in Ontario that kick in Jan. 1 will provide some relief from soaring electricity rates while pushing up the cost of home heating, and give first-time home buyers a financial ...

The minister said several developmental projects in the northeast — doubling of railway lines, electrification and capacity augmentation — have got fresh impetus due to the active monitoring and participation of ...

AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) - It’ll take $17 million and five years to bring Maine’s courts into the 21st century.Maine has selected Tyler Technologies to transform the state’s 200 year-old system of paper court filings ...

The total value of all bitcoins in circulation hit a record high above $14 billion on Thursday, as the web-based digital currency jumped 5 percent on the day to its highest levels in three years after more than ...

New Delhi: The government's plan to more than double the share of natural gas in India's energy mix to 15 per cent would necessitate investments of at least Rs 65,000 crore just to augment gas import and pipeline ...

The total value of all bitcoins in circulation hit a record high above $14 billion on Thursday, as the web-based digital currency jumped 5 percent on the day to its highest levels in three years after more than ...