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Trump, Apple CEO Cook to talk trade at White House

By Roberta Rampton and David Shepardson WASHINGTON (Reuters) – President Donald Trump was set to meet with Apple Inc Chief Executive Officer Tim Cook to discuss trade issues on Wednesday as the technology industry grapples with a U.S. spat over import tariffs with China, a manufacturing hub for the iPhone maker and other companies. Trump, […]

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Bayern Munich vs Real Madrid, Champions League semi-final 1st-leg LIVE updates: Bavarians take on defending champions LIVE News, Latest Updates, Live blog, Highlights and Live coverage

Bayern Munich are looking to end Cristiano Ronaldo’s incredible scoring run and halt Real Madrid’s bid for a third straight Champions League title in Wednesday’s semi-final first leg at the Allianz Arena. Record 12-time winners Real arrive with Ronaldo having scored in 11 consecutive matches in the competition, while Bayern are hoping to gain revenge […]

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ECB’s new 100-ball tournament 12 years out of date, says former England Test captain David Gower- Firstcricket News, Firstpost

London: Former England Test captain David Gower has welcomed plans for a new 100-ball format but says it is “12 years out of date”, with the Indian Premier League now setting the pace. The 61-year-old, who scored 8,231 Test runs before moving into TV work, believes the England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) may have […]

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Pakistan Army chief visits Russia: Moscow courtship of Islamabad guided by concerns about New Delhi and Washington

Pakistan’s Chief of Army Staff, General Qamar Jawed Bajwa is in Moscow to meet Russian military and defence officials. General Bajwa’s visit follows a flurry of earlier visits to Moscow by Pakistani officials, at a time when Islamabad finds itself on back foot as the US has left no stone unturned to counter Pakistan: Be it […]

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Kathua rape case accused Sanji Ram moves Supreme Court opposing transfer of case; plea to be heard tomorrow

Kathua rape case accused Sanji Ram moved Supreme Court on Wednesday opposing transfer of the case from Jammu, saying that he has been falsely implicated. The apex court will hear Ram’s plea on Thursday, CNN–News 18 said. #BREAKING — Sanjhi Ram, prime accused in Kathua rape and murder case moves SC; opposes transfer of trial […]

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Sushma Swaraj in Mongolia: Foreign minister calls on PM U Khurelsukh, discusses mining, IT, cinema among other issues

Ulaanbaatar: Indian External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Wednesday called on Mongolian Prime Minister U Khurelsukh and discussed issues of bilateral cooperation. File image of External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj. AP According to a tweet by Indian External Affairs Ministry spokesperson Raveesh Kumar, both leaders “discussed cooperation in developmental cooperation, mining, capacity building, IT, films […]

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Arthur B Rubinstein, music composer of War Games and Lost In America, passes away aged 80- Entertainment News, Firstpost

Arthur B Rubinstein, music composer whose body of work extends to more than 300 films, television programs and several Broadway shows, passed away on 23 April at the age of 80. He was suffering from cancer, as reported by Variety. Arthur B Rubinstein. YouTube In his long career, the renowned composer served as the composer-in-residence for […]

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WhatsApp raises minimum age of usage to 16 in Europe to comply with the upcoming data privacy rules- Technology News, Firstpost

WhatsApp, the popular messaging service owned by Facebook Inc, is raising its minimum age from 13 to 16 in Europe to help it comply with new data privacy rules coming into force next month. Whatsapp logo. Image credit. Whatsapp WhatsApp will ask European users to confirm they are at least 16 years old when they […]