Buffett appears to fault Trump, laments M&A dearth in Berkshire shareholder letter

(Reuters) – Warren Buffett on Saturday appeared to fault U.S. President Donald Trump for taking too much credit for the nation’s economic growth, while acknowledging that market conditions are making it tough for his Berkshire Hathaway Inc to find more … Continue reading Buffett appears to fault Trump, laments M&A dearth in Berkshire shareholder letter

Director Stanley Donen, famed for landmark film ‘Singin’ in the Rain,’ dies at 94

(Reuters) – Stanley Donen, the former dancer who directed some of Hollywood’s greatest musicals including Gene Kelly’s landmark “Singin’ in the Rain,” “Seven Brides for Seven Brothers” and “On the Town,” has died at age 94, according to media reports. … Continue reading Director Stanley Donen, famed for landmark film ‘Singin’ in the Rain,’ dies at 94

S. African opposition party vows to create jobs, fight graft in manifesto

JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) – South Africa’s largest opposition party, the Democratic Alliance (DA), launched its manifesto for May’s general elections on Saturday with pledges to create jobs and set up an anti-corruption unit. Leader of South African opposition party, the Democratic … Continue reading S. African opposition party vows to create jobs, fight graft in manifesto

Matteo Salvini: Sweeping to power with selfies? | Europe| News and current affairs from around the continent | DW

Loud pop music booms across the market square in Sassari, Sardinia’s second-largest city. Italy’s political pop star, Matteo Salvini, is standing on the brightly lit stage with his back to the audience. With his arm around a young man, he … Continue reading Matteo Salvini: Sweeping to power with selfies? | Europe| News and current affairs from around the continent | DW