The Dow and the S&P 500 rose about 0.2 percent while the tech-heavy Nasdaq Composite gained 0.4 percent. The NSE Nifty fell 14.85 points to 9,649.05. In the sectoral landscape, IT stocks bled the most, plunging almost 2 per cent to settle at 10,178, with TCS (down 3.59 per cent) being the biggest loser.
President Donald Trump is being investigated by special counsel Robert Bueller for possible obstruction of justice also impacted risk sentiment in Thursday's early trade. This report left investors more bullish on the Australian Dollar overall, especially as the Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) had put focus on the job market earlier in the year.
Gov. Sandoval must also decide whether to sign Assembly Bill 206 and Senate Bill 392, which respectively would boost the state's renewable portfolio standard and develop a community solar program. Nevada's solar industry entered a tailspin in 2015 when state utility regulators began decreasing those credits. Rooftop solar system. Author: Martin Abegglen.
And so I think he's basically daring the Republicans on the Senate intelligence committee to not let him off the hook and to actually have to agree with the Democrats, many of whom have already pushed and will be pushing for more compelled answers.
Mr Faki warned that if the rift is allowed to escalate further, it could have adverse political, security and humanitarian implications for the Gulf states, Africa and worldwide peace and security. Joseph Dunford , chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff , said the Saudi-led diplomatic and economic boycott of Qatar would not affect military operations out of Qatar's Al-Udeid airbase.
Trump wrote on Twitter, in a pair of messages that ended with a reference to his campaign slogan "Make America Great Again". After Mr Comey's testimony, Mr Trump said he had been vindicated because his former FBI director confirmed telling Mr Trump on three occasions that he was not under investigation.