KKR-Reliance Retail deal: American buyout firm to invest Rs 5,500 crore for 1.28% in RIL unit
Second deal by Mukesh-Ambani-controlled Reliance Industries Ltd retail unit in as many weeks will help it widen lead over competitors such as Amazon and Walmart-owned Flipkart as India’s largest retailer.
Mike Pence’s plane forced to return to New Hampshire airport after striking bird
The U.S. coronavirus death toll tops 200,000, and it’s just ‘the tip of the iceberg’
Shopify says two 'rogue' employees involved in data breach to obtain customer records
Shopify Inc. is working with the FBI after two "rogue members" of its support team engaged in a scheme to illegitimately obtain customer transactional records of some merchants.
Kamala Harris Downplays Debate Skills as Buttigieg Stands In for Pence
Kamala Harris’s team is working to manage public expectations that her upcoming debate with Vice President Mike Pence will present her with an easy opponent, despite her withering attacks on Democratic rivals in earlier presidential primary debates.
International Space Station Relocates To Avoid Collision With Debris
Astronauts on the International Space Station carried out an "avoidance maneuver" Tuesday to ensure they would not be hit by a piece of debris, said US space agency NASA, urging better management of objects in Earth's orbit.
Trump Criticizes China for Covid-19 Response in United Nations Speech
President Donald Trump, who prefers speaking to boisterous crowds, is set to give a prerecorded address to the U.N. General Assembly as he grapples with the coronavirus pandemic, chilly relations between the U.S. and China and ongoing threats from North Korea and Iran — all during a heated campaign for reelection.
Nike Soars After Sales and Profit Surge Past Projections
Nike Inc. rallied in late trading after the world’s largest sportswear maker returned to profit and posted far better revenue than predicted, a sign it’s swiftly bouncing back from the pandemic slump.
FBI, DHS warn that foreign hackers will likely spread disinformation around election results
The FBI and the Department of Homeland Security’s Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) warned Tuesday that foreign malicious hackers will likely attempt to spread disinformation around election results later this year.
Pence adviser knocks ex-staffer who criticized Trump on COVID-19
The White House on Tuesday sought to forcefully push back on a former aide to Vice President Pence who has offered support for Democratic nominee Joe Biden and publicly criticized President Trump’s handling of the novel coronavirus.
Venezuela and Iran Buck U.S. Sanctions Again to Export Crude
After defying U.S. sanctions by shipping a cargo of oil condensate to Venezuela just last week, Iran is using the same ship to help the Latin American country export its crude.
Apple CEO Impressed by Remote Work, Sees Permanent Changes
Apple Inc. Chief Executive Officer Tim Cook said he’s been impressed by employees’ ability to operate remotely and predicted that some new work habits will remain after the pandemic.
Xi Jinping: China aims to achieve carbon neutrality by 2060
China is willing to contribute more to the fight against climate change, as it aims to bring carbon emissions to a peak by 2030, and achieve carbon neutrality by 2060 with more forceful policies and measures, Chinese President Xi Jinping said Tuesday.