Cathie Wood’s flagship ARK Innovation fund is headed for its worst-ever month as April goes from bad to worse for the one-time star stock picker. With a day’s trading to go, the ETF is down 26%, easily eclipsing the previous steepest monthly plunge in January. The fund has declined almost
Exxon Mobil reported $5.48bn in profits during the first quarter as oil and gas prices rose steadily, more than doubling its profits compared with the same quarter last year.. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
A New York judge has expressed surprise that former US President Donald Trump, a man he described as perhaps the world’s most famous real estate developer, was unable to provide any documents sought in a probe of the Trump Organization, his family company.. . . . . . . .
The United States defence department has accused Russian President Vladimir Putin of “brutality” and “depravity” in his country’s invasion of Ukraine. “It’s hard to look at what he’s doing in Ukraine,” a visibly emotional John Kirby, the Pentagon spokesman, said, questioning how any “moral” person could justify the atrocities being
Mr Parish – the MP for Tiverton and Honiton in Devon – said it had been a “moment of madness” and “I was not proud of what I was doing”. He said the first time was accidental after looking at tractors, but the second time was deliberate. He was suspended
Volodymyr Zelensky, president of war-torn Ukraine, has appeared on the cover of the latest issue of the US weekly magazine Time. Simon Schuster writes on the cover of Time how he led the country in the difficult period of more than two months long war with Russia. . . . .
A Ukrainian air force pilot known as the “ghost of Kiev” has shot down at least 40 Russian warplanes and died in a battle with Russian troops. According to a report in the Times of London, the Ukrainian pilot died last month. . . . . . . . . .
US President Joe Biden will visit South Korea and Japan next month. The White House made the announcement on Wednesday, local time. Washington is touring two Asian allies amid tensions with rival China and North Korea. News AFP. White House Press Secretary Jane Sackie said in a statement that Biden
Four astronauts have arrived at the International Space Station (ISS). They arrived there last Wednesday on a spacecraft from the US aerospace company SpaceX. Three of the astronauts are from the US space agency NASA, the other from the European Space Agency. News Reuters.. . . . . . .
At a time when the people of Bangladesh and some parts of India are suffering from severe heatstroke, a severe cyclone is raging in the Andaman Sea. According to a forecast from the Alipore Meteorological Department in the Indian state of West Bengal, the cyclone could turn into a hurricane by