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A huge tax cut for guys like me

A huge tax cut for guys like me

American business magnate and world-renowned investor Warren Buffett talked about India while speaking to ET Now after a session with shareholders of Berkshire Hathaway during its 53rd annual general meeting. As a result, Buffett said that even very smart people fall victim to the urge to speculate in the stock market during times stocks are performing well. Consulte Mais Informação

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Syria violence kills 4, wounds child despite safe zones

Syria violence kills 4, wounds child despite safe zones

The Syrian opposition's High Negotiations Committee has contested Iran's signing of the agreement, saying it is "an aggressor that should be held accountable for violations against Syrians". "As for their actions in the de-escalation zones, now all of them are closed for their flights". It is not yet clear how the new plan would affect flightpaths of US -led coalition warplanes battling Islamic State militants and other radical groups - and whether the American air force would abide by a ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Michelle Obama criticizes Trump school lunch decision

Michelle Obama criticizes Trump school lunch decision

She said that healthier school meals are needed since obesity rates among youths are rising and millions of kids nationwide eat federally subsidised breakfast and lunch at school. But in early May, Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue announced that schools didn't have to follow the nutrition rules anymore. But Mrs. Obama said it's time for adults to take charge and not put kids in charge. Consulte Mais Informação

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USA studies Syria safe zones

The Syrian government has rejected a proposal to introduce foreign troops or United Nations forces to the recently agreed " de-escalation zones " in the country, reports Al Jazeera . Top U.S. national security leaders are reportedly weighing the details on a series of proposed safe zones in Syria, in an attempt to stem the violence from the country's six-year civil war. Consulte Mais Informação

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Trump Launches $1.5M 'First 100 Days' TV Ad Promoting Accomplishments

Trump Launches $1.5M 'First 100 Days' TV Ad Promoting Accomplishments

Trump says the media are trapped at the dinner in Washington and he predicts it will be "very, very boring". "A respected Supreme Court justice: Confirmed". He's said health care is complicated and China can be a useful ally. And Congress and the FBI are conducting investigations into Russia's apparent interference in last year's United States elections, and whether there was any collusion with the Trump campaign. Consulte Mais Informação

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US prosecutors told to push for more, harsher punishments

US prosecutors told to push for more, harsher punishments

Vox reports that in 2015, "Trump outright told MSNBC that he's "tough on crime.' He praised Vice President Mike Pence for increasing mandatory minimum sentences for drug crimes as governor of Indiana". "Consistent with long-standing Department of Justice policy, any decision to vary from the policy must be approved by a United States Attorney or Assistant Attorney General, or a supervisor designated by the United States Attorney or Assistant Attorney General, and the reasons must be ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Officer shot after man opens fire in nursing home

Officer shot after man opens fire in nursing home

The third person found dead inside the nursing home is believed to be the shooter. Licking Co. Sheriff: Kirkersville Police Chief had been on the job 3 weeks before shooting. He said he saw people "running" from the Pine Kirk Care Center. "You see these types of things happen all over the country". Bill Sims said his daughter, 23-year-old Sarah Sims, works at the nursing home and locked herself in the basement when she heard the sound of gunfire. Consulte Mais Informação

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Apple announces $1B fund to create advanced manufacturing jobs in the US

Estimates call for iPhone sales to rise a tick, to 52.2 million from 51.2 million a year ago, according to investment firm Stifel Nicolaus. Apple sales in India, Cook said, grew at double digits and set a new record in the March quarter. Cook, who was in India past year, said he agreed that Apple was "underpenetrated" in the market. Credit Suisse analyst Kulbinder Garcha circulated a short note to clients to reiterate his "Outperform" rating and $170 target price on Apple stock. Consulte Mais Informação

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Netanyahu Tosses Hamas Policy Paper on Israel Into trash can

Netanyahu Tosses Hamas Policy Paper on Israel Into trash can

In June 2007, Hamas fighters took complete control over the Gaza Strip, following a week of clashes between Hamas and Fatah, resulting from the firing of Prime Minister Ismail Haniyeh (Hamas) by PA Chairman Mahmoud Abbas (Fatah). Despite its governance of Gaza for 10 years, Hamas is considered a terrorist organization by Israel, the United States and the European Union. Haniya was born in Gaza's Shatti refugee camp in 1963. Consulte Mais Informação

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Weekend appointments cancelled at some Lincolnshire hospitals after cyber attack

The virus is then able to encrypt files and block user access to them, displaying a pop-up window on-screen telling users they have been blocked and demanding payment - often via a digital currency such as Bitcoin . Two security firms - Kaspersky Lab and Avast - said they had identified the malware behind the attack in upward of 70 countries, although both said the attack has hit Russian Federation hardest. Consulte Mais Informação

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New S Korean president vows to address North and tensions 'urgently'

New S Korean president vows to address North and tensions 'urgently'

Moon, who took office on Wednesday, favours engagement with the North - whose key diplomatic backer is China - to bring it to the negotiating table over its nuclear and missile ambitions. It has conducted its fifth nuclear test and a series of missile launches since the start of previous year, ratcheting up tension. Some of what Moon is pitching could indeed ease tensions and potentially create the leeway both sides need to start talking to each other again. Consulte Mais Informação

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