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Anas Is The Most Wicked Person In Ghana - GFA Official

Ghana's football association (GFA) has pledged that it will not attempt to cover up or shield any of its members implicated in alleged acts of corruption . On Thursday, the government of Ghana began action to dissolve the GFA "as a result of the pe...

'We did receive Facebook data,' confesses Ex-Cambridge Analytica chief

Kogan had told lawmakers he did give Cambridge Analytica the data. He denied deliberately misleading British lawmakers and said the company had deleted the data, which had been of no use. Christopher Wylie is a Canadian data scientist who came f...

No Driver Input Detected In Seconds Before Deadly Tesla Crash, NTSB Finds

The autopilot system sent warnings to the driver to place his hands on the wheel more than 15 minutes prior to the collision with a crash attenuator located at the end of a concrete median barrier, but none were sent immediately before the crash, a...

US reaches deal to rescue Chinese telecom company ZTE

The ban amounted to a death sentence for the company, which relies on US parts. In March 2017, ZTE agreed to pay that fine and also to a seven-year suspended denial of export privileges, which would go into effect if ZTE broke the agreement during th...

Trump falsely accuses Canada of burning down White House

Anticipating a tense two days in Quebec, Trump has complained about having to attend the summit, particularly since it comes just before his high-stakes meeting in Singapore with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, said two people with knowledge of his ...

Congress has few options to stop Trump from saving China's ZTE

Here we are, though. China-based ZTE has reportedly signed an agreement in principle that would lift a U.S. Commerce Department ban on the company which barred it from buying from U.S. The Commerce Department plans to amend its settlement agreement...

Trump Might Signal The End Of The Republican Party

On average, the Senate has taken 86 days to confirm a Trump nominee, more than any of the four previous presidents, according to the Partnership for Public Service . Meanwhile, the deep-pocketed Koch brothers, Republican kingmakers , went on th...

White House reportedly considering new economic penalties against Canada

CNN said on Wednesday that Trump invoked the War of 1812 in a testy phone call with Trudeau on May 25 about the burgeoning trade row. Now, to be fair to Trump, the British attack on the White House was in retaliation for our attack on York, Onta...

Mexico slaps 20 percent tariff on US apples

Mexico submits that the tariffs, imposed on the grounds of national security, were not adopted in accordance with relevant WTO procedures and also violate the 1994 General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade. In talks in Beijing over the weekend, China of...

Qatar Airways boss apologizes for remarks on women CEOs

Qatar Airways has long had an abysmal reputation for its treatment of its predominantly female cabin crew , at one time firing them for being pregnant. When asked about what could be done to increase the poor representation of women in the Middle E...

Tesla Shareholders Meeting Almost Saw Elon Musk Stripped of Chairman Title

The multibillionaire has bet the future of his $49 billion electric vehicle and battery-making company, on the success of the Model 3. While the Model S and Model X are known for price tags starting between $70,000 and $100,000, Tesla has set a $35...

Google will let its AI contract with the Pentagon expire after backlash

Google Cloud CEO Diane Greene announced the decision at a meeting with employees Friday morning, three sources told Gizmodo . The phrase served as company's motto from its founding days but was dropped from the official code of conduct in 2015, foll...

Nicaragua buries victims of latest violence

Reuters said the Deputy Director of the National police of Nicaragua, Francisco Diaz, reports UNN. Mother's Day protests in Nicaragua turned deadly on Wednesday as government forces opened fire on protesters, killing over a dozen people and injur...

Petrol, diesel prices cut marginally on Wednesday

However, the slash in prices comes after 16 consecutive days of hike following the Karnataka polls. Petrol price has dropped by 70 paisa a litre and diesel by 50 paisa in the last eight days. Fuel prices have increased quicker than at any time i...

IPhones Are Getting Grouped Notifications in iOS 12

Instead of blasting you with all of the notifications that arrived while you will asleep, your phone will instead encourage you go back to school. Apple has said new operating systems powering its devices will include features created to thwar...

Starbucks shuts stores for racial-bias training

In an open letter to customers on Tuesday, Mr Schultz thanked them for their "patience and support as we renew our promise to make Starbucks... an inclusive gathering place for all". Good training also means companies must let employees know that "re...

Someone in Ireland has just become €4.3 million richer

Tickets are on sale until 10:30pm tonight (Friday). Two tickets sold in the Sault Ste. A winning ticket of $500,000 was sold in Richmond and Pitt Meadows. For each $5 play, Lotto Max players receive three sets of seven numbers ranging from one to...

Starbucks chairman Howard Schultz stepping down

He became Starbucks' executive chairman a year ago, handing the chief executive job to Kevin Johnson at a time when growth in Starbucks' dominant US market was showing signs of cooling. "Starbucks changed the way millions of people drink coffee, th...

Apple gives users control of Siri with new Shortcuts and Suggestions tools

Apple also announced a new app called Measure , which allows you to measure objects and distances in augmented reality. This is perhaps the easiest way to tune into the conference, as you can watch using the Safari app on your Apple device .

Dog dies during Delta Air Lines layover in Detroit

Alejandro was checked on". In an email statement provided to Global News, the airline said it is investigating the death. The airline said Alejandro was alive when the plane landed at Detroit Metropolitan Airport on Thursday morning, but when it ...

China warns US against tariffs as trade talks end

To meet the people's ever-growing needs for a better life and the requirements of high-quality economic development, China is willing to increase imports from other countries, including the United States, which will benefit people of both countries a...

‘Sure looks like Zuckerberg lied to Congress’: Democrat on Facebook report

A week earlier it emerged that data firm Cambridge Analytica may have gotten access to the data of up to 87 million users , and most of Facebook's 2 billion users may have had their personal data skimmed by "malicious actors". "All these partners...

Microsoft reportedly agrees to acquire GitHub

The company has since grown to feature video game consoles (Xbox), consumer electronics, personal computers and cloud services ( Microsoft Azure). It's worth noting how will the developer community react to this acquisition . Larry Salibra, a Hon...

Apple's WWDC 2018 is here, and here's how to watch it

Apple is expected to debut tools to help people stare at their phones less, and their loved ones and sunsets more . Apple will focus on stability and bug fixes, and reports have said the company will not add new features which are unpolished or...

Merkel gives new push for eurozone reforms ahead of European Union summit

In her first detailed response to Emmanuel Macron's euro-zone ideas, the German chancellor blends caution and compromise: Yay to a Euro-IMF and deeper common defense, nay to Italian debt relief. "This is very pleasing", SPD leader Andrea Nahles tol...

Arab oil ministers stress need for continued OPEC, non-OPEC cooperation

For the week, WTI was on track for a 1 percent fall, adding to last week's near 5 percent decline and shrugging off a 3.6-million-barrel drop in U.S. crude stockpiles last week. "A drop in inventories in the United States was overshadowed by USA outp...

Visa investigating payment disruption

Visa card payments are failing across the United Kingdom and Europe , with customers in Sheffield also reporting problems. Visa users have taken to social media to complain. Though the issue has been resolved, this caused a chaos across Europe ...

Cinemas, Wrestling in Saudi Arabia Are 'Sinful Projects,' Al-Qaeda Says

Prince Mohammed has courted Western allies in a bid to open up the deeply-conservative Muslim kingdom and diversify its oil-dependent economy, the region's largest. ALQAST, an independent Saudi human rights organisation, rejected the government ...

China says reserves right to retaliate to United States actions against its investments

He said, according to multiple news outlets,"Tariffs or threat of tariffs are a very useful and powerful negotiation tactic, and it has brought China to the negotiating table more seriously than ever before". Import tariffs for apparel, footwear and ...

Deutsche Bank CEO Says Staff Are ‘Sick and Tired’ of Bad News

Many of you are sick and exhausted of bad news. The secret and rare designation from the Fed took place about a year ago and forced Deutsche Bank to dial back its risk taking, The Wall Street Journal reported on Thursday . "The bank has failed t...

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Iraq confident of OPEC deal to raise oil output

Brent oil prices rose 1% to 74.03 in London trading on Friday. OPEC member Ecuador's oil minister Carlos Perez said he expects an increase of about 600,000 bpd. A production i...

European Union retaliates against Trump’s metal tariffs

In trade wars, there tend to many casualties and few winners. China implemented a 25 percent duty on most US pork items on April 2, and a 15 percent tariff on a range of fruit...

Oil prices rise ahead of OPEC’s June 22 meeting

The recent surge in crude oil prices have increased India's oil import bill and burdened the trade deficit. "It will be a hard meeting today". Russia , which isn't a member of...

Trump threatens new tariffs on Chinese imports

These tariffs are not set to come into effect until July 1, as consultation on the final list ended late last week. "One benefit of employing a CGE model is that it can model t...

Supreme Court's Wayfair tax decision sidelines Quill

While the court made clear that the states do not have unlimited power to require sales tax collection, "The court blessed South Dakota's law", said Carl Davis, research di...

U.S. Oil Prices Slip a Bit Before OPEC Meeting

Tensions between Iran and Saudi Arabia broke out days before OPEC's meeting on Friday in Vienna , with Tehran indicating it would probably not abide to the cartel's plans to c...

EU to impose duties on US imports after Trump tariffs

This report comes after the European Commission announced it approved initial retaliatory tariffs on USA exports worth €2.8 billion ($3.2 billion). The EU retaliatory tariffs wi...

Microsoft slammed for ICE contract, amid child separations

Video: Satya Nadella: The whole world is now a computer. There have been numerous reports of United States immigration separating immigrants entering the U.S. "I consider mys...

After $31 million hack, crypto exchange Bithumb halts withdrawals

South Korea's biggest cryptocurrency exchange Bithumb , which has been the most trusted digital asset trading platform within the country alongside UPbit, Coinone, and Korbit ov...

Elon Musk launches investigation into sabotage at Tesla

According to Reuters , Musk emailed a number of staff on Sunday night (17 June) warning of an individual that has conducted "quite extensive and damaging sabotage " to Tesla's...

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Trump promises Apple he won’t put tariff on iPhones

Trump promises Apple he won’t put tariff on iPhones

More American targets are likely to follow as soon as the Trump administration follows through with publishing an expanded tariff list. Even as the USA trade conflict with Chi...

China announces equal penalties to retaliate for US tariffs

China announces equal penalties to retaliate for US tariffs

The Trump-led tariffs apply to almost 1,100 Chinese exports ranging from automobile and manufacturing hardware to aerospace and robotics. "If the USA takes unilateral and pr...

Audi CEO Rupert Stadler arrested over diesel emission cheating scandal

Audi CEO Rupert Stadler arrested over diesel emission cheating scandal

The group also said that an investigation is now ongoing and it is yet to be determined whether Stadler would be remanded following the arrest. "The hearing to determine whether h...

Chanda Kochhar to go on leave till completion of enquiry: ICICI Bank

Chanda Kochhar to go on leave till completion of enquiry: ICICI Bank

Even in the case of PNB, Reserve Bank of India governor Urjit Patel reportedly told a parliamentary standing committee that the board had failed in its supervisory role. ICICI's ...

Trump threatens additional $200bn in tariffs on China

Trump threatens additional $200bn in tariffs on China

China's commerce ministry said Beijing will fight back with "qualitative" and "quantitative" measures if the United States publishes an additional list of tariffs on Chinese goods....

McDonald’s switching to paper straws in U.K., Ireland

McDonald’s switching to paper straws in U.K., Ireland

The roll out, which is set to begin in September, will apply to its 1,361 restaurants across the United Kingdom and Ireland. Friday's announcement is apparently a reaction to ...

McDonald's to replace plastic straws in all United Kingdom restaurants

McDonald's to replace plastic straws in all United Kingdom restaurants

Several companies around the world have opted out of single-use plastic products in an effort to reduce the amount of plastic being thrown out and ending up in landfills or oceans....

Ride-sharing Giant Didi Chuxing Goes to Australia

Ride-sharing Giant Didi Chuxing Goes to Australia

According to a Didi Chuxing spokesperson: 'What I can say is that Melbourne drivers are continuing to respond exceptionally well to the product we are offering.in fact, almost 100...

European Central Bank announces end of bond buys, sees rates stable until summer 2019

European Central Bank announces end of bond buys, sees rates stable until summer 2019

The S&P 500 has edged up and the Nasdaq has reached another record closing high after the European Central Bank said it would avoid raising interest rates until mid-2019, and...