Apple CEO Promised 3 New US Plants, Says President Trump: Report

The Wall Street Journal on Tuesday reported that US President Donald Trump said Apple has promised to expand manufacturing at home with three new US plants. The Journal quoted Trump as saying that Apple chief executive Tim Cook committed to building “three big plants,” in the United States. No details were provided, and Apple did not respond to an AFP request … Read more

President to give best university award to JNU

The president of India Pranab Mukherjee on March 6, 2017 will give away the award to JNU Vice-Chancellor M Jagadesh Kumar for best university. Representational image RELATED STORIES Vacant seats, a primary issue in technical institutes Confronting Board Exams: Importance of pre-boards President to give best university award to JNU Delhi: Official suspended for misrepresentation … Read more

Markets look for lots of action in President Trump’s first week

Donald Trump finally has the power of the presidency and markets are braced for lots of action. Expectations are high for a flurry of excitement and activity from Washington in the week ahead as President Trump gets to work. But markets probably will not yet get much in the way of clues on how quickly … Read more

Fiscal stimulus will have a ‘modest’ effect on growth, San Francisco Fed President John Williams says

Fiscal stimulus brought about by the new administration may not kickstart growth as aggressively as many think, San Francisco Federal Reserve President John Williams told CNBC on Thursday. “More fiscal stimulus, I think, will have a modest effect on economic growth over the next couple of years,” the nonvoting Fed official told “Power Lunch.” President-elect … Read more

Fiscal stimulus will have a ‘modest’ effect on growth, San Francisco Fed President John Williams says

Fiscal stimulus brought about by the new administration may not kickstart growth as aggressively as many think, San Francisco Federal Reserve President John Williams told CNBC on Thursday. “More fiscal stimulus, I think, will have a modest effect on economic growth over the next couple of years,” the nonvoting Fed official told “Power Lunch.” President-elect … Read more

Philippines president to US: ‘We don’t need you…Prepare to leave’

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte told the United States on Saturday to prepare for the eventual repeal of a military deal that allows Washington to deploy troops and equipment for exercises in the country. Duterte also said the Philippines can survive “without American money” after a U.S. aid agency put on hold a decision to fund … Read more

Worries and uncertainty cloud outlook for digital privacy under President Trump

Some legal experts are worried Trump could abuse the NSA’s surveillance powers, but we just don’t know Donald Trump speaking to supporters at an immigration policy speech at the Phoenix Convention Center in Phoenix, Arizona, on August 31, 2016. Credit: Gage Skidmore 6COMMENTS Michael Kan IDG News Service Nov 9, 2016 4:53 PM When President-elect … Read more

Two students from IIT Kharagpur awarded President gold medal

Two students from IIT Kharagpur have been awarded with President of India gold medals for the first time at the annual convocation of the institute. Students from the department of computer science and engineering, Prithwish Mukherjee and Soham Dan secured the highest CGPA score of 9.75. The prestigious award was given to two students for … Read more

Motorola’s former president returns to Google to go new hardware division

Rick Osterloh may also no longer be head of Motorola, but he will nonetheless be masses concerned with Android hardware. Recode reports that the previous president has been officially hired by means of Google to run its hardware division. Osterloh is Google’s newest senior vice chairman of hardware and will report immediately to CEO Sundar … Read more