Wednesday, 24 April 2019

Box Office: Jordan Peele’s ‘Us’ stuns with $70 million opening weekend

LOS ANGELES Talk about scary good. Universal’s “Us,” the second directorial effort from Jordan Peele, pulled off a stunning debut, generating $70 million from 3,741 North...

EU leaders to discuss ways to limit Chinese influence at summit dinner

BRUSSELS The European Union will discuss a more defensive strategy on China on Thursday, potentially signaling an end to the unfettered access that Chinese business...

Iran vows to control prices, boost production despite U.S. sanctions

LONDON Iranian leaders vowed on Thursday to control soaring prices, bring stability to the national currency and create jobs as the nation marked the end...

From farms to slums, Indian women on sharp end of jobs crisis

CHINCHOLI, India A few years ago, in this sweltering corner of western India, the horizon was dotted with hunched, barefoot women swinging sickles all day...

Instagram adds shopping feature for U.S. users

Facebook Inc’s Instagram is trialing a feature that lets U.S. users shop from the photo-sharing app by using a “checkout” option on items tagged...

Vietnamese workers, streaming to Japan, face risks as labor system opens up

TOKYO When a young Vietnamese woman found out late last year that she was pregnant after arriving in Japan on a “technical trainee” visa, she...

Elon Musk never sought approval for a single Tesla tweet, U.S. SEC tells judge

Chief Executive Elon Musk has never sought pre-approval for a single tweet about Tesla Inc since striking a court-approved deal about how to communicate...

Soda, sports drinks tied to higher risk of early death

People who consume lots of sugary sodas and sports drinks every day may be more likely to die early of causes like heart disease...

Brexit spurs biggest cut in UK business investment in 10 years: BCC

LONDON British companies look set to cut investment by the most in 10 years in 2019 because of Brexit, even if Prime Minister Theresa May...

Boeing 737 MAX jets could be grounded for weeks as black box probe to...

WASHINGTON/PARIS/ADDIS ABABA Boeing Co’s 737 MAX 8 and 9 planes will be grounded for weeks if not longer until a software upgrade can be tested...

Facebook apps down for some users across the globe

Facebook Inc said on Wednesday some users around the world were facing trouble in accessing its widely used Instagram, Whatsapp and Facebook apps, making...

Brexit set for delay after May wounded by rejection of ‘no-deal’

LONDON The British parliament on Wednesday rejected leaving the European Union without a deal, further weakening Prime Minister Theresa May and paving the way for...
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