Nissan ex-CEO tells Japanese court Ghosn’s pay was too low

Former Nissan Chief Executive Hiroto Saikawa has told a Japanese court he believed the compensation for his predecessor Carlos Ghosn was too low “by international standards,” and so he supported the plans for his retirement pay…

Read more

To Build Loyalty to China, Hong Kong Rewrites History

Through new lesson plans and expensive publishing projects, the government hopes to teach future generations a curated lesson about Hong Kong’s past. …

Read more

Nigeria’s Boko Haram crisis: Maiduguri rocket attack kills 10

The use of long-distance bombs is part of a new tactic by Islamist militants, local officials say. …

Read more

Experts fear fresh wave of political prisoners in Myanmar

As arrests of dissidents continue during anti-coup protests across Myanmar, experts are concerned that a new generation of political prisoners will begin to fill the country’s prisons…

Read more

BSE bulk deals: Affle India’s promoter trims stake; SBI MF raises holding in Esab India

Promoter of Affle India sold 306,826 shares of the company today at Rs 5,267 apiece through a bulk deal…

Read more

Biden Looks to a Consensus Builder to Heal a Democratic Rift on Trade

Katherine Tai, the Biden administration’s nominee for trade representative, will set the course for the Democrats’ worker-focused approach to trade. …

Read more

Innovations in bond market can help raise Rs 7-10 lakh crore: Crisil

“Pooled assets bring scale, diversification benefits and flexibilityto structure the cash flows. This can attract foreign capital and improve the confidence of bond market investors,” says Ashu Suyash, MD & CEO, Crisil….

Read more

Myanmar’s coup is awkward for China

China may have a history of backing the junta, but it may not be that happy about the present state of affairs….

Read more

Foreign nationals exempted from Aadhar authentication for GST registration

However, Indian citizens will have to follow the Aadhaar authentication or personal verification route for GST registration …

Read more

Facing existential threat, crypto backers seek identity change and regulation

Experts and commentators at the ETMarkets Conclave today pleaded with the government to see the positive side of technological innovation and said that they will welcome any regulations instead of a blanket ban….

Read more

Bruce Meyers: Meet the beach boy who invented the dune buggy video – Roadshow

Bruce Meyers died earlier this month at age 94. We spoke to him about his life, his car and what it did for him back in 2014….

Read more

Cocaine ‘worth billions’ seized in record Germany and Belgium haul

More than 23 tonnes of the drug was discovered in two raids on shipments heading to the Netherlands. …

Read more

Parineeti Chopra wants to erase the time she was ‘hugely overweight’, says her college photos ‘terrify’ her

rrParineeti Chopra, on being asked about a time in her life she would like to forget, said that she would like to erase her college days as she was ‘hugely overweight’ at the time.rr…

Read more

New World Map Tries to Fix Distorted Views of Earth

You’re going to need some double-sided tape. …

Read more

Sub-inspector, accused in liquor case die in gunfight in Bihar

Village watchman sustains injuries …

Read more

India to explore external markets for high capacity, advanced dredgers

Cochin Shipyard Ltd (CSL), Dredging Corporation of India and IHC Holland have joined hands to make world-class dredgers at CSL …

Read more

Ahead of Market: 12 things that will decide stock action on Thursday

Chandan Taparia, Technical & Derivative Analyst at MOFSL said, “Now Nifty has to hold above 14,900 level to extend its move towards 15,150 and then 15,250 levels, while on the downside, immediate support exists at 14,850 and 14,700 levels.”…

Read more

Jamal Khashoggi: US report expected to name Saudi crown prince as complicit in murder

President Biden to call King Salman as his administration prepare to release intelligence report in ‘long awaited step’Joe Biden is expected to call Saudi Arabia’s King Salman on Wednesday, as his administration prepares to release an unclassified intelligence report that many experts expect will name the royal’s son and heir as complicit in the grisly murder of Jamal Khashoggi.Biden’s plan to call to the 85-year-old ruler was reported on Tuesday night by Axios. Continue reading… …

Read more

Polk Awards Honor Pandemic Reporters

The Washington Post led all news organizations, with four prizes. The infectious-disease reporter Helen Branswell, of Stat, took the public service award for a yearlong chronicle of the coronavirus and its effects. …

Read more