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Justin Trudeau's 'Bollywood' wardrobe amuses Indians

Image copyright Getty Images When it comes to breaking out the traditional Indian outfits, no one is quite as committed as Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, says the BBC’s Ayeshea Perera. Justin Trudeau is certainly no stranger to Indian wear – he has regularly worn it during official celebrations of …

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Snap Wants to Copy One of Its Biggest Investors

Tencent (NASDAQOTH: TCEHY) has been an investor in Snap (NYSE: SNAP) since 2013, when it was still going by Snapchat. The Chinese company behind WeChat upped its stake significantly at the end of last year. Snap disclosed that Tencent had taken about a 12% share of the company. Snap CEO …

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Craughwell intends to pursue presidential nominations

Independent Senator Gerard Craughwell has said he will pursue the nominations he has secured to mount a challenge to become President.  Speaking on RTÉ’s News At One, the former trade unionist said it was irrelevant what President Michael D Higgins chooses to do at this stage. Mr Higgins has said he will make …

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