Latest Debt Ceiling Plan Unsettles Democrats

Latest Debt Ceiling Plan Unsettles Democrats

By Vrushti Mawani - Jul 22, 2011

The deal that U.S President Barack Obama and Republican House speaker John Boehner seem to be closing in on has reportedly evoked harsh reactions from the Democratic Party in relat

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U.S Debt Ceiling Debate, Euro Woes Push Investors towards Gold

U.S Debt Ceiling Debate, Euro Woes Push Investors towards Gold

By Jay Raol - Jul 18, 2011

With the precious yellow metal touching a record $1600 an ounce earlier today, while some investors with large gold holdings are rejoicing, it could also be an indication of a mark

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IEA, Obama admin counter Libya hold-up by releasing oil reserves

IEA, Obama admin counter Libya hold-up by releasing oil reserves

By Vrushti Mawani - Jun 24, 2011

The International Energy Agency (IEA) announced on Thursday, the release of 60 million barrels of oil from global reserves. Primarily being touted as a move to counter the oil shor

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Government shutdown averted; Obama warns, painful budget cuts ahead

Government shutdown averted; Obama warns, painful budget cuts ahead

By Jay Raol - Apr 10, 2011

With a last-minute deal struck late on Friday night between the Democrats and Republicans, the widespread chaos that would’ve resulted from the Government shutdown was averted. H

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What will the looming U.S Government shut-down mean in real-terms?

What will the looming U.S Government shut-down mean in real-terms?

By Jay Raol - Apr 08, 2011

While President of the United States, Barack Obama, continues to be hopeful about avoiding a government shut-down by lawmakers arriving at a last-minute deal today, he announced a

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