Legal watchdog to sue Trump over foreign payments

Washington, Jan 23 : A US legal watchdog says it will file a lawsuit on Monday against President Donald Trump, alleging he is violating a constitutional ban on accepting payments from foreign governments. The group of lawyers and researchers said Trump was receiving payments from foreign governments via guests at his hotels and leases on […]

Foxconn may build $7 bn plant in US

New York, Jan 23 : Taiwan technology giant Foxconn has announced that it was considering setting up a plant in the US with an investment of $7 billion. The world’s largest contract electronics maker company’s chairman and chief executive, Terry Gou, on Sunday said the investment would likely generate thousands of jobs, if it goes […]

Key Indian equity indices open in red

Mumbai, Jan 23 : The key Indian equity indices on Monday opened in the red. The 30-scrip Sensitive Index (Sensex) was trading 35.06 points or 0.13 per cent lower soon after opening. The wider 51-scrip Nifty of the National Stock Exchange (NSE) was also trading 16.05 points or 0.19 per cent lower at 8,333.30 points. […]

Faulty battery caused Galaxy Note 7 to catch fire: Samsung

Seoul, Jan 23 : Samsung Electronics said on Monday that faulty battery caused its flagship Galaxy Note 7 to catch fire after discontinuing the fire-prone device more than three months ago. A mix of thin separators between the positive and negative layers, abnormal squeeze in battery corners, abnormal bump in battery surface and absent insulating […]

Disappointed with Bollywood songs demeaning women: Prasoon Joshi

By Vikas Datta Jaipur, Jan 22 : Acclaimed lyricist, screenwriter and ad guru Prasoon Joshi is “disappointed” with both Bollywood songs demeaning women as well as the common people who enjoy them and urged bad work be rejected so good work can come up. Noting that the moral imbalances one can sometimes see in advertising […]

Delhi airport bags Golden Peacock CSR Award

New Delhi, Jan 22 : GMR Group-led consortium Delhi International Airport Ltd. (DIAL) on Sunday said it has bagged the prestigious Golden Peacock Award for Corporate Social Responsibility in the aviation transport sector for 2016. The award was presented on Friday at a special presentation ceremony during the 11th International Conference on Corporate Social Responsibility, […]