Finance

Judge halts auction after Madonna objections

The items include a letter from Tupac Shakur, one of the defining figures of hip-hop, with whom she had a relationship that was little...

US, China agree to cooperate on deficit in first trade talks under Trump

The discussion mechanism is a continuation of regular talks undertaken by the previous two administrations WASHINGTON (US): The United States and China have agreed to...

Draghi to calm waters ahead of easy-money exit

At a meeting in June, policymakers chose to remove a suggestion that interest rates could be lowered still further if necessary from their regular...

Havaianas: The flip-flops emblematic of Brazil, corruption and all

Inspired by traditional Japanese rice-straw sandals, the origin of the rubber-soled flip-flops is variously claimed by Brazil, Australia and New Zealand RIO DE JANEIRO (Brazil):...

Delivery drivers protest against rise in acid attacks

Some experts have suggested that criminal gangs may be switching from carrying knives to acid because it could lower the risk of prosecution LONDON (UK):...