Fans all say the same thing as WBC boxing chief slams Jake Paul ‘haters’ after big win over UFC legend Anderson Silva

BOXING fans slammed WBC president Mauricio Sulaiman after he praised Jake Paul and branded his critics “bitter” and “haters”. Paul defeated UFC legend Anderson Silva via unanimous decision on Saturday in the biggest victory of his young boxing career. 2 Jake Paul defeated UFC legend Anderson Silva and was praised by the WBC presidentCredit: Reuters … Read more

‘We’re not banning anyone’ – LIV Golf rebels free to play The Open as R&A chief refuses to ‘betray 150 years of history’

LIV Golf rebels look free to play in next year’s Open after R&A chief Martin Slumbers insisted: “We’re not banning anyone.” The controversial Saudi-backed tour has attracted a host of the sport’s top stars with its mammoth cash prizes. 2 LIV rebels are free to play at next year’s Open, which is good news for … Read more

LA Port Chief Says Labor Deal Still Likely But Months Away

(Bloomberg) — A labor deal between 22,000 dockworkers at US West Coast ports and their employers may take several months to reach, but service disruptions while negotiations continue are unlikely, according to the chief of the Port of Los Angeles.  “It’s not going to get solved in the next few weeks — it will probably … Read more

Conor McGregor won’t fight for another SIX MONTHS as UFC chief Dana White reveals ace is OUT of USADA drug testing pool

CONOR MCGREGOR won’t be back in the octagon until April at the earliest after leaving the USADA drug testing pool. Speculation over the Irishman’s UFC future arose last month when it emerged he hadn’t been drug tested this year. 4 Conor McGregor hasn’t fought since breaking his leg in his trilogy fight with Dustin Poirier … Read more

US, global economy facing ‘very, very serious’ mix of headwinds: JP Morgan chief

New York, Oct 11 (IANS) The US and global economy is facing a “very, very serious” mix of headwinds that is likely to cause a recession by the middle of next year, warns Jamie Dimon, chief executive of JP Morgan Chase (NYSE:), the largest American investment bank. Dimon pointed to the effects of runaway inflation, … Read more

FM to embark on US visit on Tuesday, to meet US Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen, World Bank chief

New Delhi, Oct 10 (IANS) Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman will be visiting the US on an official visit beginning October 11, to attend the annual meetings of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) and the World Bank, and also the meeting of the G20 Finance Ministers and Central Bank Governors (FMCBG). In a high-level meeting, the … Read more

NSE phone tapping case: CBI arrests ex-Mumbai Police Chief

New Delhi, Sep 25 (IANS) The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI (NS:)) have arrested former Mumbai Police Commissioner Sanjay Pandey in connection with a case pertaining to alleged phone tapping of National Stock Exchange (NSE) employees between 2009 and 2017. Pandey was already in judicial custody and was lodged in Delhi’s Tihar jail. He was … Read more

‘Buckle Up’ as Inflation Fight Threatens Growth, IMF Chief Warns

(Bloomberg) — International Monetary Fund Managing Director Kristalina Georgieva said she expects slowing growth from higher borrowing costs will make next year feel like a recession for millions of people, even if the global economy avoids a technical downturn.  “Increased interest rates will bite and we will see the impact on growth,” Georgieva said in … Read more

India’s fintech market to reach $1 trillion by 2030: Chief Economic Advisor

Mumbai, Sep 20 (IANS) India’s fintech market is expected to reach $1 trillion by 2030, from $31 billion in 2021, Chief Economic Advisor Dr V. Anantha Nageswaran said here on Tuesday. Speaking at the ‘Global Fintech Fest 2022’ (GFF 2022), he noted that a major shift towards a more equitable distribution of investment across sectors … Read more

IMF chief says India ‘a bright spot’ in global economy

New Delhi, Sep 7 (IANS) International Monetary Fund’s (IMF) Managing Director Kristalina Georgieva on Thursday said that despite global uncertainty and headwinds, India continues to be a bright spot in the global economy. She made the statement during her meeting with Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman, where India’s upcoming G-20 Presidency was also discussed and the … Read more