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Beijing to judge every resident based on behavior by end of 2020

Citizens with poor scores will be 'unable to move' a step

Business Standard 21 Nov 2018 11:00 pm

Crushing Russian hope, Interpol elects Korean as new prez in snap polls

The president of Interpol is the head of the executive committee that oversees the global policing body

Business Standard 21 Nov 2018 10:36 pm

US accuses China of continuing IP theft ahead of Trump-Jinping meeting

New report details intensifying cyber-attacks by Beijing

Business Standard 21 Nov 2018 10:05 pm

Donald Trump planning his first visit to a war zone to meet US troops

The latest controversy followed a pattern of concerns raised by former senior military officers about Trump's grasp of the military's role

Business Standard 21 Nov 2018 7:20 pm

Twitter bots played 'disproportionate' role in 2016 US elections: Study

Other tactics for spreading misinformation included amplifying a single tweet

Business Standard 21 Nov 2018 6:26 pm

UN environment chief Erik Solhiem resigns over excessive travel expenses

The audit found that Solheim had spent 79 per cent of his time away from the agency's headquarters in Nairobi and incurred USD 488,519 in t

Business Standard 21 Nov 2018 3:50 pm

Trump's lawyer submits written answers to counsel probing Russian meddling

Trump's personal lawyer Rudy Giuliani also issued a statement

Business Standard 21 Nov 2018 3:15 pm

US carrier docks in Hong Kong after B-52 bombers flew over South China Sea

More than 4,400 men and women are usually aboard the ship

Business Standard 21 Nov 2018 3:00 pm

What is the worst thing about President Trump's approach to foreign policy?

The president will sacrifice America's moral standing for a grotesque blood-for-money transaction

Business Standard 21 Nov 2018 2:39 pm

Nissan's Carlos felt stars deserved big pay. His accusers thought otherwise

Carlos earned a reputation as one of his generation's most successful CEOs, but now the way he managed his own rewards may prove to be his

Business Standard 21 Nov 2018 2:16 pm

Oil legend Andy Hall sees scope for OPEC-fueled crude recovery in future

When you know you've got prices in 2020 and beyond for WTI down below $60 a barrel, almost down to the mid-$50s further along the curve, I

Business Standard 21 Nov 2018 1:59 pm

Carlos Ghosn's arrest brings Nissan-Renault rivalry into the open

Ghosn, who was among the best-paid executives in both France and Japan, stands accused of under-reporting income of about $44 million

Business Standard 21 Nov 2018 12:25 pm

Donald Trump defends daughter Ivanka amid personal email scrutiny

The Washington Post on Tuesday reported that Trump's daughter Ivanka sent hundreds of emails about government business from a personal emai

Business Standard 21 Nov 2018 11:20 am

Chinese Oscars: Beijing kills coverage as awardee backs Taiwan independence

Beijing cut off live coverage of the event on both TV and internet live-streaming platforms after winner receiver her award

Business Standard 21 Nov 2018 10:40 am

Trump wanted to prosecute Hillary Clinton and James Comey: Report

White House counsel Don McGahn wrote a memo to dissuade Trump, noting that potential consequences could include impeachment

Business Standard 21 Nov 2018 10:35 am

Theresa May heads to Brussels to chalk out post-Brexit plan with Juncker

The prime minister will travel to meet European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker on Wednesday evening

Business Standard 21 Nov 2018 10:27 am

Ahead of meeting Xi Jinping, Trump says China wants a trade deal very badly

Trump and Xi are scheduled to meet on the sidelines of the G-20 summit in Argentina on November 30 and December 1

Business Standard 21 Nov 2018 10:15 am

I have no plan to step down as Facebook chairman, says Mark Zuckerberg

In an interview with CNN late on Tuesday, he said this was not the time for him to quit as Facebook shares ended at $132.43 -- down 40 per

Business Standard 21 Nov 2018 10:12 am

Back for 50th-anniversary reissue, Beatles White album is still inspiring

It is the sprawling mixture of music and ideas on the record that makes is so fascinating, especially in hindsight

Business Standard 21 Nov 2018 10:08 am

Despite Khashoggi's murder, US will remain Saudi's steadfast partner: Trump

The US last week imposed sanctions on 17 individuals of Saudi Arabia for serious human rights abuse resulting from their roles in the killi

Business Standard 21 Nov 2018 9:30 am

Poorer but optimistic: The American dream lives on, but far away in China

China's progress is especially remarkable given how the government has used social engineering to restrict where people live and how many c

Business Standard 21 Nov 2018 9:28 am

From toys to TVs, a look at the evolution of what China sells to the world

China wants to build homegrown champions in cutting-edge industries that rival Western giants like Apple and Qualcomm

Business Standard 21 Nov 2018 9:12 am

Investors flee oil in droves over stock rout, doubts on OPEC's commitment

Since hitting a four-year high in early October, crude prices have now crashed about 30 percent

Business Standard 21 Nov 2018 7:48 am

Tade war: US says China failed to alter 'unfair, unreasonable' practices

The findings were issued in an update of the U.S. Trade Representative's 'Section 301' investigation into China's intellectual property and

Business Standard 21 Nov 2018 6:25 am

NASA plans to review workplace safety culture at SpaceX, Boeing Co

SpaceX and Boeing are the two main contractors selected under NASA's commercial crew program to send astronauts to space as soon as 2019, u

Business Standard 21 Nov 2018 6:08 am

Carlos Ghosn to remain CEO after arrest, with new deputy, says Renault

Renault said chief operating officer Thierry Breton would become deputy CEO, with the 'same powers' as Ghosn

Business Standard 21 Nov 2018 5:30 am

No 'definitive' conclusion on Saudi Crown Prince's hand in Khashoggi murder

Trump clearly suggested in his statement that Saudi oil production was a key factor in his decision not to acknowledge the CIA's analysis o

Business Standard 21 Nov 2018 5:10 am

US banking sector reports $62 bn profit in Q3, boosted by lower tax rate

Only 3.5 per cent of banks reported net losses, down from 4 per cent a year ago

Business Standard 21 Nov 2018 2:43 am

Facebook, Instagram hit by global outage due to unspecified problems

The hashtag #FacebookDown was trending on Twitter

Business Standard 20 Nov 2018 11:10 pm

Carlos Ghosn's fall ripples from Tokyo to Paris as allegations grow

Renault's board is convening for a crisis meeting late Tuesday night in Paris to discuss the future of the Renault-Nissan car alliance

Business Standard 20 Nov 2018 10:55 pm

Spain to vote against Brexit accord if text on Gibraltar not changed

According to EU rules, the withdrawal treaty is adopted by qualified majority and not unanimity

Business Standard 20 Nov 2018 10:43 pm

Amid political crisis, Sri Lanka's largest party flags risk of debt default

The political unrest also saw the IMF suspend a tranche of a $1.5-bn bailout loan agreed to in 2016

Business Standard 20 Nov 2018 9:00 pm

UK PM Theresa May sees off leadership threat over Brexit, for now

May's troubles are far from over as Northern Ireland's Democratic Unionist Party (DUP) went into revolt mode by abstaining during some vote

Business Standard 20 Nov 2018 7:36 pm

Brexit: European Court hearing to decide whether Article 50 can be reversed

Britain invoked Article 50, its two-year notice of intention to withdraw from the EU, in March 2017

Business Standard 20 Nov 2018 7:17 pm

Aasia Bibi wants to leave Pakistan for any Western country, says lawyer

Pakistan's Supreme Court judges on October 21 acquitted the 54-year-old mother-of-five of blasphemy charges

Business Standard 20 Nov 2018 6:00 pm

Amid talks of bailout, IMF wants peek into Pak's financial deal with China

As talks enter the final phase, the IMF set stricter conditions for Pakistan to implement in exchange for a bailout package much needed for

Business Standard 20 Nov 2018 5:25 pm

If most politicians lie, then why are some Americans so hard on Trump?

When a politician gets caught in a lie, there's usually a bit of sweat, perhaps some shame and the expectation of consequences. Not for Tru

Business Standard 20 Nov 2018 5:15 pm

Trump tweet threatens to further worsen already fragile US-Pak relations

Trump accused the Pakistani government of hiding Laden in its territory and claimed that despite the US giving $1.3 billion annually to Isl

Business Standard 20 Nov 2018 4:42 pm

After CNN's Jim Acosta case, White Houses imposes curbs on correspondents

As per the new White House guidelines, a reporter can ask a single question and permission for a follow up will be subject to the discretio

Business Standard 20 Nov 2018 4:35 pm

Case against WikiLeaks founder Assange is a crisis for the First Amendment

Assange's recent legal case protesting new asylum conditions was rejected by a court in Ecuador

Business Standard 20 Nov 2018 3:42 pm

France moves to oust Ghosn from Renault, defends alliance with Nissan

Renault has been weakened, which make it all the more necessary to act quickly

Business Standard 20 Nov 2018 3:41 pm

A Tesla customer mistakenly given access to 1.5 mn forum users' accounts

He was given full administrator access to the forum and he could edit or delete posts on the forum

Business Standard 20 Nov 2018 3:15 pm

Separating the Renault-Nissan Twins after Ghosn's arrest would be blood

The central problem is that Nissan's superior earnings and volumes should put it in the driving seat of the alliance

Business Standard 20 Nov 2018 2:11 pm

Judge bars Trump from denying asylum to people entering US illegally

US District Judge Jon Tigar on Monday in San Francisco issued a temporary restraining order against the Trump order.

Business Standard 20 Nov 2018 1:25 pm

US China trade war to benefit some Asian countries; India not one of them

Vietnam is the clear winner from companies switching production from China, followed by Malaysia, Singapore and India

Business Standard 20 Nov 2018 12:37 pm

Migrant caravan: Branding migrants 'human shields' has a deadly motive

The use of military vocabulary - invasion, divisions, insurgency and human shields - to describe such migrants is, of course, calculated. I

Business Standard 20 Nov 2018 12:08 pm

IMF asks Pakistan to provide details of financial aid from China: Report

International Monetary Fund mission is in Pakistan and holding talks with officials over arranging an unspecified amount to help in address

Business Standard 20 Nov 2018 11:40 am

From rugby to painting, how China is squeezing Taiwan's international space

Rugby is a minor sport in both places, but diplomats and officials say the spat illustrates China's willingness to swipe at Taiwan over the

Business Standard 20 Nov 2018 11:28 am

Amazon, Facebook didn't deserve public trust in the first place; here's why

Facebook has still not solved the problems in data privacy and transparency that caused the Cambridge Analytica scandal

Business Standard 20 Nov 2018 11:04 am

With Ghosn's arrest for financial misconduct, cracks appear in car alliance

Even the probe into Ghosn's alleged misconduct reveals the fault lines, with the allegations against Ghosn sparked by a whistleblower inves

Business Standard 20 Nov 2018 9:12 am