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Dow Tumbles Amid Trump's Threat to Escalate Trade Confrontation With China

Fears of a trade war since Mr Trump announced tariffs on steel and aluminum imports more than a month ago have kept investors on edge over concerns that such protectionist measures would hit global economic growth. Stock futures were mostly unaffected by the March jobs report, which showed that the U.S. economy added 103,000 positions, down from a much bigger gain in February and well below what analysts were expecting. Consulte Mais Informação

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Telkom to Offer Huawei P20 Lite at R299/month on FreeMe 1GB

Telkom to Offer Huawei P20 Lite at R299/month on FreeMe 1GB

The P20 Pro will be available from Friday 13 April 2018. The devices are available on FreeMe 1GB, 2GB, 5GB, 10GB, 20GB and Unlimited for both new and existing Telkom subscribers, on prepaid, post-paid and hybrid plans. Ultimate performance, featuring the NPU on Kirin 970 and EMUI 8.1 based on Android™ 8.1 for a premium and smooth user experience. Huawei has announced the local pricing and launch date for its P20 smartphones. Consulte Mais Informação

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Damian Lillard doubtful to play against Rockets Thursday night

Damian Lillard doubtful to play against Rockets Thursday night

Harden, who finished with 24 points, missed two free throws with 13.3 seconds left before Pat Connaughton tied it with a short basket. It gave Houston its first points since Harden made a basket with just less than four minutes left. Nevertheless, with Lillard out of the lineup Thursday, Shabazz Napier will likely get the start at point guard alongside C.J. McCollum, with both likely having to shoulder much of the offensive load against the NBA's best team. Consulte Mais Informação

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Teen plans 'March for Our Guns' rally

Teen plans 'March for Our Guns' rally

The rally comes less than two weeks after hundreds of thousands of teens and their supporters rallied across the nation to press for gun control in one of the biggest youth protest since the Vietnam era. Aidan Jackson, a 15-year-old freshman at Ocean Lakes High School in Virginia Beach, was bullied at last month's school walkout for holding a sign that said: "Gun control is not the answer". Consulte Mais Informação

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Abdullah: Kashmir dialogue can't wait till last bullet fired

Abdullah: Kashmir dialogue can't wait till last bullet fired

Speaking with reporters here, Abdullah said the clock was ticking away and unless a solution was soon found, the violence would increase across the Valley. The autonomy must be restored so that the honour of the people is restored. "Playing tricks will not help", he remarked. Asking Delhi to get back to the root causes of the Kashmir issue, Dr Farooq said "wars won't solve the Kashmir crisis". Consulte Mais Informação

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Economists say reducing trade deficit not an excuse for trade war

Economists say reducing trade deficit not an excuse for trade war

Proposed 25 percent US tariffs on some 1,300 industrial technology, transport and medical products from China will be subject to a public comment and consultation period that is expected to last around two months. This lies at the heart of the problem. Even before the tariffs were announced, China and the USA had been trying to negotiate a deal over technology transfer, intellectual property and other issues. Consulte Mais Informação

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CBI questions Chanda Kochhar's brother-in-law in ICICI-Videocon deal probe

CBI questions Chanda Kochhar's brother-in-law in ICICI-Videocon deal probe

Earlier, the investigating agency had issued a lookout circular (LoC) against Kochhar based on which he was prevented from flying out of the country at the Mumbai global airport by the authorities. Today, Mr Kochhar was asked to reach the CBI office at 11 am but showed up almost 45 minutes early. He was handed over to a CBI team which is questioning him in connection with the case, they said. Consulte Mais Informação

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