Beijing hits back as Trump slaps tariffs on Chinese goods

By Gaurav Sharma Beijing/Washington, Sep 18 : The trade war between the US and China got uglier on Tuesday as Beijing slapped tariffs on American goods worth $60 billion in retaliation to the additional taxes of $200 billion on Chinese goods by Washington. According to the Customs Tariff Commission of the State Council, the tit-for-tat […]

Modi, Hasina jointly inaugurate oil pipeline, railway projects

New Delhi/Dhaka, Sep 18 : Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his Bangladeshi counterpart Sheikh Hasina on Tuesday jointly e-inaugurated the construction work of a cross-border oil pipeline and a railway project, with the former describing the two countries as members of the same family. Hasina and Modi joined the event in the evening via […]

Trump slaps tariffs on $200 bn of Chinese goods, Beijing hits back

Washington/Beijing, Sep 18 : US President Donald Trump has stepped up his trade battle with China by slapping 10 per cent tariffs on $200 billion worth of Chinese imports, prompting Beijing to retaliate by imposing duties on American products worth $60 billion. The Chinese Commerce Ministry said the new wave of tariffs would go into […]

S.Korean President arrives in Pyongyang for summit with Kim

[Pyongyang : North Korean leader Kim Jong-un, right, toasts with South Korean president Moon Jae-in during a welcome banquet in Pyongyang, North Korea, Tuesday, Sept. 18, 2018. /PTI] Pyongyang, Sep 18 : South Korean President Moon Jae-in arrived in Pyongyang on Tuesday, where he was welcomed North Korean leader Kim Jong-un in an elaborate ceremony, […]

Novel AI technique can spot fake online review

London, Sep 18 : Finding it hard to understand whether a review of a product or service on sites like TripAdvisor, Yelp and Amazon is genuine or fake? Take heart, a novel artificial intelligence (AI) technique can spot the difference between genuine and fake machine-generated reviews. According to researchers from the Aalto University in Finland, […]

China hits back with tariffs on $60 bn of US goods

Beijing, Sep 18 : China announced on Tuesday it will impose additional tariffs on US products worth $60 billion in response to the newly-announced American tariffs on Chinese goods. According to the Customs Tariff Commission of the State Council, the tariffs will go into effect from September 24, Xinhua news agency reported. China also filed […]