Boehner Agrees on Extending Payroll-Tax Cuts

Boehner Agrees on Extending Payroll-Tax Cuts

By Dhwani Shah - Dec 23, 2011

U.S. House Speaker John Boehner gave up to the rising pressure from President Barack Obama and congressional Democrats f...

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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 reported...

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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 hold...

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Obama, Republicans Deadlocked over Debt Ceiling & Spending Cuts

Obama, Republicans Deadlocked over Debt Ceiling & Spending Cuts

By Jay Raol - Jul 11, 2011

Are we looking at a U.S Default Scenario ? With the August 2 deadline looming ahead, U.S President Barack Obama met with...

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OPEC meeting to focus on output quotas and triple-digit oil prices

OPEC meeting to focus on output quotas and triple-digit oil prices

By Carrie Ann - Jun 06, 2011

The Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC), scheduled to convene in Vienna on Wednesday, is likely to face...

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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 wou...

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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 la...

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