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Saudi Arabia confirms princes arrested over protest

Saudi Arabia confirms princes arrested over protest

The move marked a departure from Saudi Arabia's line of succession, breaking with decades of custom maintained by the Kingdom's royal family. Saudi Arabia, the world's top oil exporter, has introduced reforms that include reducing energy subsidies, introducing value-added tax and cutting some perks to royal family members to try to cope with a drop in crude prices that has caused a budget deficit estimated at 195 billion riyals ($52 billion) in 2018.


Ship collides with oil tanker off Chinese coast, 32 crew members missing

Ship collides with oil tanker off Chinese coast, 32 crew members missing

An Iranian oil tanker carrying gas condensate collided with a Chinese cargo ship and exploded in the eastern coasts of China, Kasra Nouri, spokesman for the Iranian oil ministry, said January 7. Hanwha Total was not immediately available for comment. All 21 Chinese crew on board the Hong-Kong registered freighter the CF-Crystal were rescued, the ministry said.



Vanguard FTSE Developed Markets ETF (VEA) Rises 0.468% for Jan 5

The exchange traded fund has 104.11B net assets and 0.69% volatility this month. Sei Investments Co. now owns 16,686,453 shares of the company's stock worth $724,359,000 after purchasing an additional 4,760,534 shares during the last quarter.


PTI chief Imran Khan ushers in new year with third marriage

PTI chief Imran Khan ushers in new year with third marriage

The " nikah " was performed by Mufti Saeed, a member of PTI core committee, who had performed it when Imran Khan had publicly entered into marriage with Reham Khan on Jan.8, 2015 amid reports of secret " nikah " in November 2014. A few months ago, Khan in response to a question about a third marriage had said in a lighter vein: "I am in a hurry to complete my marriages' hat-trick".


Major fire guts CineVista Studios in Mumbai, no casualties

Major fire guts CineVista Studios in Mumbai, no casualties

Fire tenders rushed to the spot at Shiv Shakti Industrial Estate in the area, ANI reported. On December 28, a major fire at Kamala Mills compound in Lower Parel left 14 people dead. The studio is located at Kajurmarg in Mumbai where two TV serials were being shot- Bepanaah and Haasil- at that time. As per the official website of Cinevista Studio it states that it is a mix of all kinds of permanent and temporary sets and over 30 shooting locations.


Jeb Bush Wants 'Honey Badger' Steve Bannon To Leave Politics For Good

Jeb Bush Wants 'Honey Badger' Steve Bannon To Leave Politics For Good

Call it Bannon's burn book. Rove, former White House Deputy Chief of Staff under President George W. Bush, pointed out that several GOP congressional candidates who have been supported by Bannon have since denounced his comments. But Ms Mercer said she stays committed to Breitbart . Steve Bannon is still in the midst of his precipitous descent from influence, and he's managing to hit every branch on his way down.