Record $300 Million Net Loss For McDonald’s In Japan As Sales Drop

Hit by a string of scandals over food safety controls, McDonald’s business in Japan has reported its worst annual results since it went public 15 years ago. The company...

What Kids Need From Grown-Ups (But Aren’t Getting)

i Erika Christakis’ new book, The Importance Of Being Little, is an impassioned plea for educators and parents to put down the worksheets and flash cards. Ditch the tired...

4 Things The New Hampshire Primary Will Tell Us

i The polls are open in New Hampshire. A voter marks his ballot in the first-in-the-nation presidential primary Tuesday. Matt Rourke/AP hide caption toggle caption Matt Rourke/AP The polls...

Arunachal crisis: SC pulls up Governor Rajkhowa, says he interfered with functioning of House

New Delhi: A chief minister’s exclusive powers cannot be pre-empted by the governor, whose powers are “limited” under the Constitution and should be exercised in a fair manner to...

How 150 soldiers, 2 dogs rescued Armyman trapped in Siachen – Times of India

NEW DELHI: Dogged determination of over 150 soldiers helped by two canines, Dot and Misha, besides earth penetrating radars and special ice cutting equipment helped rescue Lance Naik Hanamanthappa...

David Headley was asked by Pakistan’s ISI to recruit spies from Indian Army – Zee News

Mumbai: Pakistani-American terrorist David Coleman Headley said on Tuesday that terror outfits LeT, Jaish-e-Mohammad and Hizbul Mujahideen were given “financial” and “military” support by the ISI as he made fresh revelations including about an aborted plan to...

Govinda apologizes to the fan after the Supreme Court order

Few years ago, Govinda had slapped a fan named Santosh Ray on the sets of the film Money Hai Toh Honey Hai whilst they were shooting for it at...

With Russia’s Help, Syrian Government Forces Are About To Take Aleppo

Syrians are fleeing Aleppo under an intensifying Russian assault. Renee Montagne talks to Alexei Borodavkin, Russia’s Ambassador to the U.N., who defends the Russian offensive in Aleppo. With Russia’s...

Global stocks hit the rocks after Asian markets slump – Reuters

LONDON A drop in bank shares kept European shares under pressure on Tuesday, after losses in Asian markets sent investors scurrying for safe havens. Turmoil in Asia set the...

Bonds Follow Bank of Japan Into Negative Territory – New York Times

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