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Japans Nikon sues ASML, Zeiss over chip making technology

Japans Nikon sues ASML, Zeiss over chip making technology

Nikon Corp. said Monday it has taken legal action in the Netherlands, Germany and Japan over the use of semiconductor lithography technology in products made by Dutch and German companies. Nikon said it is seeking to stop Dutch company ASML Holding N.V. and its supplier Carl Zeiss SMT GmbH from using patented technology without its [...]

April 24, 2017 Loknath Das Technology Comments Off on Japans Nikon sues ASML, Zeiss over chip making technology

Dairy-free diets warning over risk to bone health

Dairy-free diets warning over risk to bone health

Diets which cut out dairy food could be a “ticking time bomb” for young people’s bone health, a charity is warning. A National Osteoporosis Society survey found a fifth of under-25s are cutting out or reducing dairy in their diet. It said it was concerned many young adults were putting their health at risk by [...]

April 12, 2017 Loknath Das Health Comments Off on Dairy-free diets warning over risk to bone health

Congress Goes Home, and Constituents Fired Up Over Health Care Are Waiting

Congress Goes Home, and Constituents Fired Up Over Health Care Are Waiting

As Republican lawmakers prepare to leave Washington for a weeklong congressional recess, liberal groups and Democratic Party organizers are hoping to make their homecoming as noisy and uncomfortable as possible. But national organizers concede they are playing catch-up to a “dam-bursting level” of grass-roots activism that has bubbled up from street protests and the small [...]

February 18, 2017 Saheli Health Comments Off on Congress Goes Home, and Constituents Fired Up Over Health Care Are Waiting

Bolivia declares emergency over locust plague

Bolivia declares emergency over locust plague

The Bolivian government has declared a state of emergency in a vast agricultural area affected by a plague of locusts. President Evo Morales has announced a contingency plan, which includes $700,000 in extra funds for fumigation. The swarm first appeared over a week ago near the low-lying eastern city of Santa Cruz, where most of [...]

February 9, 2017 Saheli News Comments Off on Bolivia declares emergency over locust plague

Toshiba shares fall over possible lawsuit by several Japanese banks

Toshiba shares fall over possible lawsuit by several Japanese banks

Toshiba shares fell by 5.85% on Monday, following reports of a possible lawsuit by several Japanese banks, rumours of the impending resignation of its chairman and a withdrawal from its nuclear power plant business in the US.   In the mid-session break at the Tokyo Stock Exchange, the tech giant’s share price fell 4.16% and [...]

January 30, 2017 Saheli Business Comments Off on Toshiba shares fall over possible lawsuit by several Japanese banks

Apple Sues Qualcomm in China Over Technology Fees

Apple Sues Qualcomm in China Over Technology Fees

Apple Inc. has filed suit in China challenging Qualcomm Inc.’s fees for technology used in smartphones two years after Chinese regulators fined the chipmaker for its licensing practices. Two lawsuits filed by the iPhone maker accuse Qualcomm of abusing its control over essential technology to charge excessive licensing fees, a Beijing court said on its [...]

January 27, 2017 Saheli Technology Comments Off on Apple Sues Qualcomm in China Over Technology Fees

Apple Sues Qualcomm in China Over Technology Fees

Apple Sues Qualcomm in China Over Technology Fees

Apple Inc. has filed suit in China challenging Qualcomm Inc.’s fees for technology used in smartphones two years after Chinese regulators fined the chipmaker for its licensing practices. Two lawsuits filed by the iPhone maker accuse Qualcomm of abusing its control over essential technology to charge excessive licensing fees, a Beijing court said on its [...]

January 27, 2017 Saheli Technology Comments Off on Apple Sues Qualcomm in China Over Technology Fees

Mexico wall: Trump condemned over imports tax proposal

Mexico wall: Trump condemned over imports tax proposal

Mexico has condemned a US suggestion that it may impose a 20% tax on Mexican imports to pay for President Donald Trump’s planned border wall. Foreign Minister Luis Videgaray said such a tax would make Mexican imports more expensive for US consumers and they would end up paying for the wall. The Mexican president earlier [...]

January 27, 2017 Saheli News Comments Off on Mexico wall: Trump condemned over imports tax proposal

Chicago police hold four over live-streamed attack

Chicago police hold four over live-streamed attack

Four people have been arrested in the US city of Chicago over a video live-streamed on Facebook, in which a bound and gagged man was assaulted. The man being assaulted has special needs, police say. His assailants can be heard making derogatory statements against white people and President-elect Donald Trump. In one part of the [...]

January 5, 2017 Saheli News Comments Off on Chicago police hold four over live-streamed attack

ED finds over Rs 104 crore in BSP account; Mayawati’s brother under scanner

ED finds over Rs 104 crore in BSP account; Mayawati’s brother under scanner

The Eneforcement Directorate on Monday detected cash deposits totalling over Rs.104 crore in an account belonging to the Bahujan Samaj Party and Rs 1.43 crore in an account belonging to party Supremo Mayawati’s brother Anand in a branch of United Bank of India in New Delhi, sources in the Enforcement Directorate said. Officials said the [...]

December 26, 2016 Saheli News Comments Off on ED finds over Rs 104 crore in BSP account; Mayawati’s brother under scanner

Donald Trump faces Senate backlash over ‘cabinet of billionaires’

Donald Trump faces Senate backlash over ‘cabinet of billionaires’

Earlier this month, Donald Trump used a “thank-you” rally in Des Moines, Iowa, to give his supporters further insight into the “deal-making” team he intends to build in Washington. As president-elect, Trump has so far nominated a number of billionaires, three Goldman Sachs bankers and the chief executive of the world’s largest oil firm to [...]

December 18, 2016 Saheli News Comments Off on Donald Trump faces Senate backlash over ‘cabinet of billionaires’

Tamil Nadu on edge after rumours over Jayalalithaa’s health

Tamil Nadu on edge after rumours over Jayalalithaa’s health

Six-time Tamil Nadu chief minister J Jayalalithaa’s life hung in the balance on Monday, with doctors putting her on life support after a near-fatal cardiac arrest that briefly triggered rumours of her death. Hundreds of police held back emotional supporters of the 68-year-old former film star when they tried to break through the barricades outside [...]

December 5, 2016 Saheli Health Comments Off on Tamil Nadu on edge after rumours over Jayalalithaa’s health