U.S. Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke has blamed "environmental extremists" for big forest fires in the West.
Zinke is blowing smoke, argues Washington Gov. Jay Inslee. "With climate change you have a.. SeattlePI.com
In view of former prime minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee’s death, Rajasthan chief minister Vasundhara Raje has cancelled the second phase of her pre-poll tour across the state - Rajasthan Gaurav Yatra -.. DNA
· *The Aussie saw a mild recovery yesterday, but Dollar support remains high.*
· *Little of note for the AUD is on the calendar to close out the week, though talking points from central bankers will.. FXstreet.com
Analysts at Westpac Banking Corporation explained that European and US equities posted decent gains, with investors welcoming a planned US-China meeting on trade and retailer earnings strong.
Florida Governor Rick Scott declared a state of emergency in seven coastal counties this week as a red tide laps at the state’s shores. While officials and scientists on the scene react, IBM and some.. The Next Web
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s political opponents on the right and left seized Thursday on his comment that America “was never that great,” with Republicans buying him a bus.. Seattle Times
The National Payments Corporation of India (NPCI) launched the Unified Payments Interface (UPI) 2.0, with features such as overdraft facility, one-time mandate, invoice and signed QR, said a press.. DNA
Montana’s Democratic governor was in Iowa on Thursday railing against money’s corrupting influence in government and talking up his ability to win in Trump country, but he continued to deflect.. Seattle Times
The rate setting committee, Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) voted for two consecutive rates hikes as an insurance cover to insulate the economy from inflation. Economist Chetan Ghate said that while.. DNA
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — A former Texas sheriff who’s now the Democratic nominee for governor says she has been a “responsible gun owner” as authorities continue searching for her on-duty firearm.. Seattle Times
The candidates for Ohio governor were in the Dayton region Thursday to tout their plans to grow the economy and address workforce development issues that have been plaguing businesses across the state... bizjournals
It was one of those annoying snafus that air travelers encounter, and when it happened to former Arkansas Governor Mike Huckabee on Thursday, he took to Twitter to make light of it. But hundreds of his.. Reuters
The Jigawa governor says audit is going on in many states on how to reconcile figures the states and FIRS have.
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China’s leadership stepped up efforts to assuage public anger over a vaccine scandal, dismissing a provincial vice governor and ordering an investigation into a former senior drug regulator. Wall Street Journal
The second version of the Unified Payments Interface (UPI) will also enable customers to check the invoice sent by merchant prior to making payment, National Payments Corporation of India (NPCI) said.. IndiaTimes