December India manufacturing PMI falls on demonetization

The official manufacturing PMI, also released Sunday, fell to 51.4 in December from 51.7 in November. Markit's Purchasing Managers' Index (PMI) for manufacturing, which accounts for about a fifth of the economy, rose to 55.6 from 54.3 in November t... More..

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Leafs, Matthews enjoy the great outdoors
by | Tuesday, January 03, 2017

Leafs, Matthews enjoy the great outdoors

Tens of thousands of fans gathered in the cold to celebrate 100 years of NHL hockey alongside The Great One. But when the scrap took place at 3:25 of the third period and the score tied at 1-1, the 40,000-plus ...More..

by | Tuesday, January 03, 2017

Brazil prison riot more than 50 in Amazonas state

When the riot started on Sunday afternoon , six headless bodies were tossed over the perimeter fence of the Anisio Jobim Penitentiary Centre, the largest prison in the state. The latter is believed to be affil...More..

Here's how to plan your ride home this New Year's
by | Monday, January 02, 2017

Here's how to plan your ride home this New Year's

Sat 12/31: Admission to WBEZ New Year's Eve at Pinstripes (435 E. Illinois) includes an open bar, hors d'oeuvres, stories from the Moth, bowling and bocce ball games , and a dance party with tunes from DJ Aya...More..

French workers get the to 'disconnect' from emails under new law
by | Monday, January 02, 2017

French workers get the to 'disconnect' from emails under new law

Supporters of the law say employees feel obligated to deal with work emails after hours but aren't being paid for that overtime. The measure was introduced by labour minister Myriam El Khomri, who commissio...More..

Iraqi Army Begin Second Phase Against ISIS In Mosul
by | Sunday, January 01, 2017

Iraqi Army Begin Second Phase Against ISIS In Mosul

Since the offensive began 10 weeks ago, USA -backed forces have retaken a quarter of Mosul in the biggest ground operation in Iraq since the 2003 US -led invasion that toppled Saddam Hussein. The troops have fa...More..