Daily Archive: June 11, 2017

How far some Chinese tourists go to avoid zoo entrance charges

Two Chinese women and a man, hoping to avoid paying entrance fees, scaled a fence at a zoo in the central city of Changsha, Hunan province on Saturday, only...

Board adopts report on Uber's culture, silent on CEO leave

Uber’s Board of Directors has adopted a series of recommendations about the company’s corporate culture from former Attorney General Eric Holder, but it was silent late Sunday on whether...

Hyderabad woman stuck in Saudi, family's hopes rest on Sushma Swaraj

[India], June 12 (ANI): Another case of exploitation of an Indian national on a foreign land has come to light, according to which a Hyderabad woman has been allegedly...

Panneerselvam dissolves 7-member panel for holding merger talks

[India], June 12 (ANI): Former Tamil Nadu chief minister O. Panneerselvam has dissolved the seven member panel that he appointed for holding merger talks between two rival AIADMK groups,...

Jnanpith awardee C. Narayan Reddy passes away

[India], June 12 (ANI): Noted poet and writer C. Narayan Reddy passed away on Monday at the age of 85. Reddy, who was considered to be an authority on...

PRESS DIGEST – Wall Street Journal – June 12

The following are the top stories in the Wall Street Journal. Reuters has not verified these stories and does not vouch for their accuracy. – Uber Technologies Inc’s leadership...

Uber board adopts all recommendations from Eric Holder investigation

The Uber Technologies Inc [UBER.UL] board of directors voted unanimously to adopt all recommendations from a report stemming from allegations of sexual harassment at the company and other employee...

Macron must take his popularity as a means to push throug…

Richard Hodges, head of unconstrained fixed income at Nomura Asset Management, says that French President Emmanuel Macron has "exceeded everyone's expectations." Source: Yahoo Finance Link: Macron must take his...

UK election result changes force of Brexit talks: Moscovi…

CNBC's Willem Marx updates from Brussels on European leaders' reaction to the result of last week's U.K. General Election. Source: Yahoo Finance Link: UK election result changes force of...

I'm getting on with the immediate job: UK PM May

CNBC's Steve Sedgwick updates from Westminster on the surprise result of the U.K. General Election, with a soundbite from Prime Minister Theresa May. Source: Yahoo Finance Link: I'm getting...