Manish Kumar

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People are afraid these 'zombie ships' are the first sign of global economic collapse

"We are now at the stage where people are struggling to remember an era when it was this difficult, we've gone through what it was like in the '90s, the '80s and the '70s, so expressions like 'living memory' start to apply," said Jeremy Penn, the chief executive of the Baltic Exchange in London.<p>The …

Kayak protesters detained after trying to stop Shell oil rig

SEATTLE (AP) — The U.S. Coast Guard temporarily detained two dozen protesters who formed a blockade with kayaks and other vessels Monday to try to …

Russia says will retaliate if U.S. weapons stationed on its borders

MOSCOW/WARSAW (Reuters) - A plan by Washington to station tanks and heavy weapons in NATO states on Russia’s border would be the most aggressive U.S. act since the Cold War, and Moscow would retaliate by beefing up its own forces, a Russian defence official said on Monday.<p>Men wearing military …

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TSIPRAS: Greece isn't budging

The Financial Times' Peter Spiegel has a copy of the statement.<p>Sunday night's talks collapsed after less than 45 minutes, and Greece seems no closer to reaching an agreement to unlock the €7.2 billion ($8.07 billion, £5.19 billion) in bailout cash it needs to make its upcoming debt payments.<p>Here's …

Australian Treasurer Confirms Netflix Tax

Will be introduced sometime after July 1, 2015.<p>The Australian Federal Government confirmed today that it will introduce the “Netflix Tax,” meaning …

BlackRock: Fed tightening to trigger market tremors as liquidity evaporates

Complacent investors will be hurt as Fed raises rates, says BlackRock, as managing director warns central banks are running out of ammunition to deal with next crisis<p>The smooth ride investors have enjoyed in a world of ultra-loose monetary policy is coming to an end, according to BlackRock, which …

Why a startup called Nutanix is making VMware absolutely crazy

An ugly, very public, and somewhat entertaining squabble between a hot startup, Nutanix, and the tech incumbent it challenges, VMware, has taken a new twist, Business Insider has learned.<p>At stake is a big up-and-coming $77 billion market that VMware desperately needs.<p>Here’s what we’re hearing:<p><b>1.</b> …

Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge bends under same weight as Apple's iPhone 6 Plus

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Russia warns Denmark its warships could become nuclear targets

Russia tells Denmark not to join Nato missile shield or face becoming a target for Russian missiles<p>Russia has gone on the offensive in the Baltic, warning Denmark that if it joins Nato’s missile defence shield, its navy will be a legitimate target for a Russian nuclear attack.<p>“I don’t think that …

Liquidity crisis could spark the next financial crash

Traders warn of a global credit 'meltdown' if corporate bond markets don't improve<p>For Norval Loftus, chief investment officer at Allegra Asset Management, trading corporate bonds is not as easy as it used to be.<p>“It’s like night and day compared with six or seven years ago,” the bond market veteran …

Analysts see Samsung selling 55 million Galaxy S6, S6 Edge units in 2015

Between carriers and retailers combined, Samsung has already reportedly received 20 million pre-orders for the Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge handsets. Because of this, the company is apparently ramping up production on both handsets, set to produce an additional 13 million handsets by the end of April. …

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12 Photos That Prove Fall Is The Best Time To Get Married

Whether you're tying the knot or just looking to travel, these venues are the best places to take in the changing seasons.<p>Whether you're tying the knot or just looking to travel, these venues are the best places to take in the changing seasons.

How hackers steal mobile payments data in China

As of 2014, China is home to 649 million Internet users, with millions being added every month. Driven by high smartphone penetration and improving network coverage, more Chinese are using mobile payment services.<p>The country’s annual m-payment turnover soared 134.30% year-on-year to reach US$3.61 …

How to make your Gmail address public without going nuts

At a time when we're all socially connected, making your email address publicly available is often the friendly and approachable thing to do.<p>It can …

Online Learning Service Platzi Wants To Teach You Useful Tech Skills

A couple of things about online learning service Platzi immediately set it apart from the other companies in Y Combinator’s latest batch. First, it is from Latin America — Colombia to be precise. Second, it is profitable. That’s right, it’s already making money.<p>Online learning is hardly a new …

Look at how much Amazon has changed since it first launched

Today, it's a mega-company that sells hundreds of millions of products, makes its own tablets and phones, and plans to deliver packages via drone someday.<p>Thanks to The Internet Archive, though, we can revisit the early days and see exactly what Amazon used to look like.

Sensational strawberry recipes

Strawberry season is upon us. We asked chefs and food writers from Lorraine Pascale to Paul Rankin for their favourite recipes<p>There's no taste that evokes the English summer better than a delicious home-grown strawberry, preferably still warm from the sun.<p>The best English strawberries really need …

Sandwich Week: the best sandwich recipes from around the world

To mark National Sandwich Week, Helen Graves, author of the book '101 Sandwiches', shares six sensational recipes from across the globe<p><b>VIETNAM: Caramel pork bánh mì</b><p>The bánh mì is arguably one of the world's greatest sandwiches. A light baguette is stuffed with various fillings, which may include …

Why Do People Keep Predicting China's Collapse?

The temptation to make predictions about China is probably irresistible, because it is arguably the most important contemporary case in international …

Political Science

The FTSE 100’s recovery will help the economy

Rising share prices will make it easier for companies to raise funds on the stock market<p>Milestones matter, even when they are arbitrary. The fact that the <b>FTSE 100 has finally smashed through the 7,000 barrier</b> is psychologically and symbolically significant, if not directly economically so. A rise …

World could face water 40 per cent shortfall in just 15 years, UN report warns

The UN has urged world leaders to rethink water policies or face a 40 per cent shortfall in just 15 years.<p>A combination of low underwater reserves …

Fossil-fuel-free future plan pitched by Canadian scientists

More than 60 Canadian scientists, from every province, have assembled a report that points to a realistic, clean, sustainable future for our country, …

Fossil Fuels

'Greece is in a corner' and the government is running out of cash

A statement from the European heads of government said "we are all committed to speed up the work and conclude it as fast as possible," which is a very polite way of hinting that Greece's immediate cash situation is looking dire.<p>Though Athens negotiated an extension to its bailout, it doesn't …

15 Things Women See In A Man Before Falling For Him!

<b>15 Things Women See In A Man Before Falling For Him!</b><p>So, do you have those traits which are a must to have the girl of your dreams? Ever thought of …

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