This Could Make the World's Third-Biggest Smartphone Maker 'Fall Apart,' Says Its CEO

Staff at China’s Huawei Technologies are bracing for possible jobs cuts after internal memos highlighted intense pressure to improve earnings and an executive said the flagship smartphone business had missed internal profit targets. 653 more words


Behold the Cactus Wren!

(Linda & Dr. Dick Buscher, February 21, 2017)

Across the desert regions of the southwestern United States southward into central Mexico, a feisty little bird thrives. 277 more words


Impact of Trump Presidency in India

On January 20th, 2017 defeating all the opposition, Donald Trump emerged as the 45th president of the U.S.A. Trump’s 15-point agenda which he had elucidated in the run-up to the elections could impact the Indian government, business sector and people in various ways. 778 more words

Part of Rio Carnival float collapses, injuring 17

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — The top of a float collapsed during Rio de Janeiro’s world famous Carnival parade early Tuesday, injuring at least 17 people, officials said. 281 more words


EU-Sudan refugee management on the rocks

The Ethiopian refugees were whipped, fined, jailed and deported from Khartoum, Sudan, last weekend following a peaceful protest over a huge rise in visa processing fees. 114 more words