14 November 2017, 08:45 | Taylor George
Sensex down by 281 pts, 3-week-low
Inflation quickened to 3.58 percent in the month, the fastest pace in seven months, from 3.28 percent increase in September. Equity markets on Tuesday spiralled down further as Sensex lost nearly a 100 points to close below the 33,000-mark.
NOAA's next-generation weather satellite JPSS-1 set to launch Tuesday
This rocket will be the penultimate Delta II with the final Delta II launch planned for the ICESat-2 in 2018. The JPSS program is a partnership between NOAA and NASA that will oversee all the satellites in the series.
Rival same-sex marriage bill to trigger Coalition showdown
Nevertheless, discussions are well under underway as to how same-sex marriage might be legislated. Liberal senator James Paterson has proposed an alternative same-sex marriage bill.
S&P declares Venezuela in selective default after missed payments
In the past, despite the hardships its people suffer, Venezuela has used its foreign reserves to make bond payments. About 70 percent of Venezuelan bondholders are North American, according to government figures.