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Alphabet's subsidiary Loon LLC has secured its first commercial deal - to deliver 4G internet access to remote areas of Kenya using high-altitude balloons. Loon will partner with Telkom Kenya to deliver connectivity to parts of Kenya. Telkom Kenya...


The UK budget deficit narrowed in June on higher revenue and lower expenditure and public borrowing for the quarter ended June reached its lowest level since 2007, the Office for National Statistics reported Friday. Public sector net borrowing, excluding...


A conversation between President Donald Trump and longtime lawyer Michael Cohen about payments to a former Playboy model claiming to have had an affair with the then-real estate tycoon was secretary recorded, according to a report from the New York Times. Citing...


After seeing modest strength for much of the session, stocks pulled back near the unchanged line in afternoon trading on Friday before closing slightly lower. The major averages added to the losses posted in the previous session.


American legendary boxer Floyd Mayweather is the world's highest-paid entertainer, according to Forbes magazine. He earned $285 million in pretax earnings across a 12-month period beginning 1 June 2017, almost entirely on the strength of his August...

worldcup-july10.jpg BELGIUM-ENGLAND With their dream of entering a World Cup final dashed by stronger rivals, Belgium and England now look into the play-off for third place in Saint Petersburg Stadium tonight. The two neighboring European teams' journey at Russia 2018 has been filled with an array of unforgettable performances. England manager Gareth Southgate admits the World Cup third-place play-off is a
worldcup-july10.jpg CROATIA-FRANCE Finally, the best two teams of the world's 32 top football playing countries are stepping on to Moscow's Luzhniki Stadium tonight for what is slated to be one of the most exciting and scintillating finals in World Cup history. Croatia has nothing to lose in this match but only a big opportunity to create history as they are competing in their first-ever World Cup Final, while
worldcup-july10.jpg France won the Fifa World Cup for the second time by overcoming Croatia's bold challenge in a thrilling final in Moscow's Luzhniki Stadium. Twenty years after France won the first World Cup in its country's history, a youthful Les Bleus side beat Croatia...
asian-markets2_15jul18.jpg Asian stock markets are in negative territory on Monday despite the positive cues from Wall Street and European markets Friday, with investors turning cautious as they digested a raft of mixed economic data from China. The Japanese market is closed for a holiday. While China's GDP growth in the second quarter and fixed asset investment in June matched forecasts, June retail sales beat estimates.
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trump-cpac-072018.jpg Previous presidents have largely refrained from commenting on the Federal Reserve's monetary policy, but President Donald Trump once again addressed the issue in posts on Twitter on Friday. Trump suggested the Fed's plan to gradually raise interest rates could hurt recent economic progress.
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election-commission-071918.jpg Following the recent indictment of twelve Russian intelligence officers for crimes intended to interfere with the 2016 presidential election, Democratic lawmakers have been looking to provide an increase in funding for election security. House Republicans...
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Women are said to experience a more severe outcome from influenza A virus infection and recover slower than men, even when the viral load is the same in both the genders.
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The Canadian stock market ended lower on Friday, as concerns over global trade war outweighed encouraging data on consumer inflation and retail sales. Commodity prices were largely steady but the mood in the equity market stayed bearish right through the session.
The Supreme Court of India has set September 11 as the final hearing date on a set of writ petitions challenging the central bank's ban on the country's commercial banks from providing services to investors in digital currencies. The apex court resumed hearing on petition by the Internet and Mobile Association of India (IAMAI) Friday. After hearing some arguments from IAMAI and the Reserve Bank, Read More
As another week comes to a close, let's take a look back at some of the stories that made headlines in the pharma space, and look ahead to what's in store in the coming week. Read More
Valsartan, an active pharmaceutical ingredient in drugs used to treat high blood pressure and heart failure, has been making headlines over the past two weeks for all the wrong reasons. Read More
telecom-july20.jpg Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) issued a directive to telecom operators to use blockchain technology to curb pesky telemarketing calls and SMSs, which are made despite the "Do Not Disturb" choice of customers. A draft regulation to this effect was notified on May 29 and was open for comments up to June 11 before releasing the final regulation.
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Economic Calendar
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FDA Calendar
Event DateSymbolDrug NameEvent Name
10/06/18AKCAInotersen (NDA)FDA decision on Tegsedi (Inotersen) for hereditary TTR amyloidosis (hATTR)
10/06/18IONSInotersen (NDA)FDA decision on Tegsedi (Inotersen) for hereditary TTR amyloidosis (hATTR)
10/05/18ACORINBRIJA (NDA)FDA decision on INBRIJA as a treatment for symptoms of OFF periods in people with Parkinson’s disease taking a carbidopa/levodopa regimen.
10/05/18VSTM Duvelisib (NDA)FDA decision on Duvelisib for relapsed or refractory chronic lymphocytic leukemia/small lymphocytic lymphoma (CLL/SLL)
10/04/18RHHBYHEMLIBRA (sBLA)FDA decision on HEMLIBRA (emicizumab-kxwh) for hemophilia A without factor VIII inhibitors
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