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After poll defeat, Jakarta's Christian governor may escape jail

After poll defeat, Jakarta's Christian governor may escape jail

What may have also been forgotten is that the silent majority includes the under-privileged, many of whom lost their dwellings in Purnama's tough-minded efforts to clear the banks of Jakarta's rivers to prevent perennial flooding. "Ahok is one of the best governors Jakarta ever had". In one of his speeches, Ahok addressed this issue and said voters are free to choose a candidate according to their conscience.



Canada hits back in dairy dispute with the US

The latest instalment in that debate, and the one that landed Canada squarely in Trump's crosshairs for the first time, is a new classification for a certain Canadian dairy product: ultra-filtered or diafiltered milk, essentially a protein-heavy concentrate used to make cheese.


Most Recent Stock Report: Verizon Communications Inc.'s (VZ)

Most Recent Stock Report: Verizon Communications Inc.'s (VZ)

The company is scheduled to report its next earnings report before the market opens on Thursday, April 20th. Analysts forecast that Verizon Communications Inc . The company has PEG ratio of 9.03 and price to cash ratio of 69.15. Stockholders of record on Monday, April 10th will be paid a $0.5775 dividend. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, April 6th.


Buffett's Berkshire to pare Wells Fargo stake

Buffett's Berkshire to pare Wells Fargo stake

The initial sales were between April 10 and 12, Berkshire said in a filing with the U.S. Securities & Exchange Commission. Warren Buffett's decision to sell some of his Wells Fargo & Co stock is actually a complete turnaround from his recent efforts to go above a 10% stake.


The latest from the Shanghai auto show

The latest from the Shanghai auto show

The race to electric supremacy within the auto industry is on and Volkswagen recently unveiled its latest contender. Called the I.D. Crozz, it would seem that VW wants to build a correlation between the name and the Crossover classification of the vehicle, The Verge notes.



Real, Atletico draw in Madrid derby

We had the chances to have got it. Real coach Zinedine Zidane remarked afterwards: "It's a tough game to read". Each game that goes by he shows me it's not unusual that he has fought for the Ballon d'Or [coming third behind Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi], because he is a different player.