International

Apr 192018
The recent events that unfolded in Maldives gave an idea of the problems India will face, as China gains control of the neighbours.
  International oil prices dropped by 2 percent, significantly drilling activities in the United States of America rose, indicating the ease of tension in the Middle East after combined air strikes on Syria during the last week. The oil prices had gone up by 10 percent soon after the attack launched on Syria suspected of three chemical weapon production facilities in retaliation for a poisonous gas attack during the first week of April. The combined attack of 105 missiles by  US, France, and Britain caused enough reasons for the increase in oil prices.
India finished 3rd in the Commonwealth Games  2018 held at Glasgow by striking 26 gold medals. Australia stood at No.1 and England at No.2 showed their supremacy in the world of sports. India did climb the ladder by two steps, from the 5th position during the in the previous Commonwealth Games. Javelin throw to his best at 86.47 meters by Neeraj Chopra picked a gold, an exceptional one to India with an excellent performance.It did not stop there, Seema Punia and Navjeet Kaur Dhillion bagged silver and Bronze respectively in discuss throw for women.
- Walmart Inc may reach out to a deal to buy a majority stake in Indian e-commerce player Flipkart by June end. This could be the retail giant Walmart's biggest acquisition of an online business. It is east vs west clash between Walmart and Amazon on the Indian soil. The reason for the move to buy India's Flipkart is to take on with Amazon which is spreading its wings in India particular, all over the world in general.
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg sincerely apologized for the data breach-over the Cambridge Analytica scandal, which caused a serious " breach of trust" between the Facebook and its users. "I want to share an update on the Cambridge Analytica situation including the steps we have already taken and our next step is to address this important issue. I have been working to understand exactly what happened and how to make sure this does not happen again, he wrote on the facebook.
70 years old Toys RUs, an established chain of Toy shops manufacture has decided to down the shutter due to heavy loss. 740 shops in the US selling exclusively toys, will be forced to end their business due to the invasion of online shopping and mobile games. It is not only applicable to Toys RUs but to all toy manufacturers shall be forced to down their shutters,  worse days  are ahead in the coming months. The habits of present children too are changing, are not interested in playing with toys but with keyboards.
The country of "Pathans"- Afghanistan too has "Donald Trump", named after the 3rd child of Asadullah Poya and his wife. Poya says" I loved Donald Trump, his personality and I think he is the best in economics, an also a great politician."
Wall Street Bank stated that Goldman Sachs Group Inc is keen to recruit more women in the global workforce by 2021. The company also is keen to hype the process of recruitment to address the gender and racial imbalances across the country. Even though there has been some progress in women's representation in ethnic and racial diversity, yet there is a long way to go, in achieving the target. Goldman Sachs has an ambitious target of raising women workforce to the desired level of 50:50 man-women workforce.
Ken Dodd - comedian well known to Britishers, a star with a difference with a spiky hair, buck teeth, and a magic stick, he use to energize make everybody laugh till he chokes by a cough, unable to breathe, breathed his last at 90. Popular theater artist in 1950, Ken Dodd, a hat got him nickname "madcap" who lived up to, could generate humor off-the-cuff rejoinders, lead him to become one of the great comedians in the Television programme and Radio in Great Britain.
The United States of America, No 2 crude oil producer in the world after Saudi Arabi, producing 10.37 million barrels per day (bpd), Russia producing 11 million barrels per day is pumping more oil into the market, thereby forcing the oil prices to slide, even though the initial trend was showing upwards.The prices came down by 13 cents in the afternoon of Monday.

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Apr 192018
Writer Jerry Siegel and artist Joe Shuster- gave birth to 'Superman'- a character which has likes by children, youth and old alike, still alive in every moviegoer.April 18th, 1938, the day 'Superma