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Asian shares were mostly higher on Thursday after the Federal Reserve signaled it may begin easing its extraordinary support measures for the economy later this year. Shares rose in Hong Kong, Shanghai, Australia and Taiwan but fell in South Korea and Malaysia. The U.S. central bank indicated it may start raising its benchmark interest rate sometime next year, earlier than it envisioned three months ago.
Mayor Matheson congratulated the Duck Derby committee on their work for the 2021 Duck Derby. He said, “Lumsden looked very good yesterday. Lots of people smiling and lots of people from out of town. I had lots of very good comments. The Shriners couldn’t get over how good Lumsden was.” He said the parade was great and suggested the town send a note to the Derby committee thanking them for their work. Council agreed and made motioned to do so. The town’s webpage also noted their commendations on
Asian shares made cautious gains on Thursday, supported by some positive news from cash-strapped developer China Evergrande Group, while the dollar held near a one-month top after the U.S. Federal Reserve took a hawkish tilt overnight. However, nerves were still frayed about Evergrande's future and the country's property sector as a whole, with a major test looming on Thursday when $83.5 million in dollar-bond interest payments by the company were due. "It's a long way to go yet in terms of this being resolved," said Kerry Craig, global market strategist at JP Morgan Asset Management.
The petition says that because the RM has taken steps toward construction of a new RM shop, including a resolution to acquire lands in Raymore and approval of an associated site recommendation report that the signatories are petitioning the RM to hold a referendum to submit the matter to the voters for approval or rejection. “The move comes the day after the RM put notices on their Facebook page with details of the deadline to request a mail-in ballot and a ratepayer meeting before the RM’s plan
NEWTON, Mass. (AP) — She was orphaned during Rwanda’s genocide and lost much of one of her legs to childhood cancer, but Claudine Humure has dreams of giving back to her once war-torn homeland. First, though, she needed a new leg to propel her on the next part of her journey. The 29-year-old, who spent some of her formative years in Massachusetts, including receiving cancer treatment and her first artificial limb, recently returned to the state to get fitted with a new prosthesis. At Next Step B
According to the Union Health Ministry data, there are currently 3,01,604 active cases across the country.
A pair of rhinos enjoyed a cuddle in a puddle at San Antonio Zoo in Texas, footage taken on September 20 showed.Video uploaded on September 22, shows the pair cooling off in a puddle of muddy water in their enclosure.The caption posted along side the video read: “What better way to celebrate #WorldRhinoDay than hitting the cuddle puddle?”.World Rhino Day is celebrated annually in honor of all five species of rhino: Black, white, greater one-horned, Sumatran and Javan rhinos. Credit: San Antonio Zoological Society via Storyful
Murray, now ranked at 113, swept to a convincing 6-3, 6-3 victory over Vasek Pospisil, his fifth win against the Canadian in six meetings.
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At the Tokyo Olympics earlier this year, the USOPC stopped short of mandating Covid-19 vaccines for its members. Around 100 of the 613-athlete US team travelled to Japan without being vaccinated.
A post-mortem examination, carried out on Monday, was inconclusive.
TSICET 2021 exam was conducted on 19 and 20 August 2021.
China Evergrande Group has agreed to settle interest payments on a domestic bond, while the central bank injected cash into the banking system, soothing fears of imminent contagion from the debt-laden property developer. "So in my opinion it signals they are closer to being in a position where they have an agreement about how they should manage the situation."
He added Kermit the Frog was wrong when he said It’s Not Easy Bein’ Green.
Thursday briefing: ‘Grow up’ on climate, Johnson urgesPM says Cop26 in Glasgow must be ‘turning point for humanity’ … two more energy suppliers collapse … race to the bottom for big tech? Prime minister Boris Johnson addresses the 76th session of the United Nations general assembly. Photograph: Eduardo Muñoz/AP
Neighbour says he saw Laundrie family loading a new camper on same weekend police started missing persons search in case
Firefighters battled a newly sparked fire near Shasta Lake, California, on the afternoon of September 22.This footage, filmed by an ALERTWildfire camera, shows a large plume of smoke wafting from the blaze, dubbed the Fawn Fire, into the sky above Shasta Lake.According to local fire authorities the blaze grew to 50 acres in size and was zero percent contained as of Wednesday evening. Credit: ALERTWildfire via Storyful
BANGALORE, India, September 23, 2021--Euromonitor identifies the most impactful trends shaping the future of India’s FMCG markets in a new report launched today.
The first half of "Double Feature" wrapped with a finale that rushed through the end of the story
The dollar eased slightly from a one-month high on Thursday, after the Federal Reserve set the stage for rate hikes next year but left enough breathing room to slow things down if necessary, while sterling traded firmly ahead of a Bank of England meeting. Other moves were pretty modest, with the greenback staying near multi-week highs against the Australian and New Zealand dollars and holding onto gains made against the yen in the wake of the Fed meeting. The Fed left policy settings unchanged on Wednesday and, as expected, did not announce the beginning of asset purchase tapering.