US President Obama to make a sunny pitch for Hillary Clinton's historic White House bid – The Straits Times

NBCNews.com US President Obama to make a sunny pitch for Hillary Clinton’s historic White House bidThe Straits TimesPHILADELPHIA (REUTERS) – US President Barack Obama will add an optimistic pitch to the campaign to elect Hillary Clinton as the first woman US president, as he seeks to hand off the White House to a trusted fellow […]

French ex-commissioner to lead EU Brexit talks, Britain cool on move – Channel NewsAsia

Channel NewsAsia French ex-commissioner to lead EU Brexit talks, Britain cool on moveChannel NewsAsiaA French politician who introduced a swathe of European financial regulation after the financial crisis was named on Wednesday to represent Brussels in negotiations on Britain’s exit from the European Union, drawing a cool response in London. Posted 27 …Michel Barnier, thorn in […]

Deutsche Bank flags deeper cuts as trading drop hits profit – The Straits Times

The Straits Times Deutsche Bank flags deeper cuts as trading drop hits profitThe Straits TimesFRANKFURT (BLOOMBERG) – Deutsche Bank Chief Executive Officer John Cryan signaled the German lender may have to deepen cost cuts after second-quarter profit was almost wiped out by a slump in trading and restructuring costs. Net income …Deutsche Bank CEO warns of […]

As iPhone sales stagnate, services promise growth for Apple – Channel NewsAsia

Channel NewsAsia As iPhone sales stagnate, services promise growth for AppleChannel NewsAsiaThough Apple Inc is selling enough iPhones to keep investors happy for now, the world’s most valuable publicly traded company is set increasingly to rely on its apps and services to drive growth. Posted 27 Jul 2016 21:20; Updated 27 Jul 2016 21:55. A […]

Truck bomb blast kills dozens in northeast Syria city – monitors, state TV – Channel NewsAsia

Channel NewsAsia Truck bomb blast kills dozens in northeast Syria city – monitors, state TVChannel NewsAsiaA large truck bomb blast claimed by Islamic State killed nearly 50 people and wounded scores more in the northeastern Syrian city of Qamishli near the Turkish border on Wednesday, a monitoring group and state television reported. Posted 27 Jul […]

Indonesia president puts ex-general, popular World Bank leader in cabinet – Daily Mail

Daily Times Indonesia president puts ex-general, popular World Bank leader in cabinetDaily MailJAKARTA, July 27 (Reuters) – Indonesian President Joko Widodo pleased market reform advocates on Wednesday by bringing home the World Bank’s managing director to be finance minister and upset human rights activists by naming a controversial …Commentary: Jokowi’s reshuffle a solid boost to Indonesia’s […]

Abuse claims against Australian Cardinal George Pell – New Zealand Herald

Herald Sun Abuse claims against Australian Cardinal George PellNew Zealand HeraldTwo men have come forward claiming Cardinal George Pell groped them at a Victorian pool in the 1970s. The men, who were in primary school at the time, say Cardinal Pell abused them while they were swimming at Ballarat’s Eureka Pool during the summer …Two men […]

Nintendo posts first-quarter loss, delays launch of accessory for Pokemon GO – Reuters

Reuters Nintendo posts first-quarter loss, delays launch of accessory for Pokemon GOReutersTOKYO Japan’s Nintendo Co Ltd (7974.T) booked a quarterly operating loss on a sharply stronger yen and delayed the launch of an accessory for Pokemon GO, but hopes for long-term growth are running high on the mobile game’s success. First rolled out …Lacking ‘Pokémon Go’ […]

Canadian pilots charged with being drunk on Glasgow flight granted bail – Glasgow Live

Glasgow Live Canadian pilots charged with being drunk on Glasgow flight granted bailGlasgow LiveJean-Francois Perreault and Imran Zafar Syed have been granted bail but forced to surrender their passports. Shares. Get daily news by email. Tim Ockenden/PA Wire. The two pilots were due to take off from Glasgow Airport at 1pm on Monday. and more » […]