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Euro zone, IMF to seek compromise on Greek debt deal Monday

Euro zone, IMF to seek compromise on Greek debt deal Monday

While Greece and its bailout supervisors have agreed on economic overhauls, the completion of the country's review has been held back by disagreements between key creditors over how much debt relief is needed. Without the deal, no new loans can be disbursed to Athens, even though the bailout is now handled only by euro zone governments. Athens also hopes to be finally allowed access to the European Central Bank's asset purchase program, known as quantitative easing, or QE, to help its return ...


Transcript Of Trump's Saudi Arabia Speech Reveals A New Tone Toward Muslims

Transcript Of Trump's Saudi Arabia Speech Reveals A New Tone Toward Muslims

In an address to leaders of more than 50 Muslim-majority countries who gathered in Riyadh for what was virtually a US-Islam summit, the American President, who stormed into the White House last November on the strength of anti-immigrant and anti-Muslim rhetoric, maintained that "every nation has an absolute duty to ensure that terrorists find no quarter on their soil", while warning that terrorist groups "do nothing to inspire but kill".


Sen. John Cornyn up for FBI Director Job

Sen. John Cornyn up for FBI Director Job

Comey was invited to testify before the Senate Intelligence Committee in a session closed off from the public on Tuesday, a spokesperson for Senate Intelligence Committee Chairman Richard Burr told The Hill . One of those being interviewed is Republican Senator John Cornyn, the second highest-ranking member of the Senate and a former Texas Attorney General.



Trump's pick for Federal Bureau of Investigation director could come within days

Spicer said he wasn't aware of any audio recording of the January 27 dinner where Comey reportedly expressed interest in keeping his job and Trump said he asked and was assured he's not under FBI investigation. "Nearly all of them are very well-known", Trump said aboard the plane that took him to Lynchburg, Virginia, where he gave the commencement address at Liberty University.


Indian police raid homes of ex-finance minister, son

Indian police raid homes of ex-finance minister, son

It is also being said that the raids are linked to clearances given to INX media, which was once owned by Peter Mukerjea. The CBI FIR alleged that invoices for approximately Rs 3.5 crore were raised by the INX Ltd in favour of companies in which Karti was having "sustainable interests" either directly or indirectly.



Switzerland's Clariant, Huntsman of US in chemicals merger

The companies said Monday that they plan to combine in "a merger of equals" through an all-stock transaction. Huntsman Chief Executive Peter Huntsman is to hold that title at the new company with. Clariant shareholders will swap their existing stake for a single HuntsmanClariant share and will ultimate own 52% of the combined entity. Huntsman had a market value of $6.4 billion while Clariant's was 6.9 billion Swiss francs ($7.1 billion).