* Commercial Metals Company reports first quarter earnings
from continuing operations per share of $0.06
* Columbia Property Trust sells Houston portfolio to Spear
Street Capital for $272 million
A special court will next week pronounce its order on framing of charge against former Telecom Minister Dayanidhi Maran, his brother Kalanithi Maran and others in two cases relating to the Aircel-Maxis deal, lodged by the CBI and Enforcement Directorate (ED).
* U.S. drillers add rigs for 10th straight week – Baker
* Aerie Pharmaceuticals Inc – Entered into a lease agreement
with Industrial Development Agency (IDA) of Ireland for a new
Donald Trump has hit back over Meryl Streep’s criticism of him as she received a lifetime achievement award at the Golden Globes.
Suicide Truck Hits Egypt Security Post in Sinai, Killing 10
New York Times
EL-ARISH, Egypt — A suicide bomber driving a garbage truck packed with explosives rammed his vehicle into an Egyptian security checkpoint outside a police building in northern Sinai on Monday, killing at least 10 people and wounding 22, officials said.
Attack on Egypt police post in Sinai kills 8
Egypt Police Attack: At Least 10 Police Officers Dead In Northern Sinai
Egypt police station suicide attack kills eight in Sinai
Prime Minister Narendra Modi may have to meet the Public Accounts Committee (PAC) of Parliament on the issue of demonetisation if the panel decides that the explanations given by top finance ministry officials and the RBI Governor Urjit Patel are are inadequate.
Israel buries soldiers killed in truck-ramming attack
Jerusalem (AFP) – Israel was to bury four soldiers Monday killed when a Palestinian rammed a truck into troops visiting a popular Jerusalem tourist site in a stark reminder of tensions despite a recent lull in violence. Sunday's attack that also saw …
Israeli Police Arrest 9 Following Palestinian Truck Attack
Truck attack kills 4 Israeli soldiers in Jerusalem
Why Israeli settlements are not 'illegal'
China`s commerce ministry published its foreign trade five-year plan for 2016 to 2020 on Monday, reiterating its determination to attract foreign investment in manufacturing and its support for domestic companies going overseas.