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Pompeo meets Saudi King over missing journalist

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo met Saudi King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud here on Tuesday over the disappearance of journalist Jamal Khashoggi as diplomatic pressure mounted on Riyadh to give a fuller explanation in the case. Pompeo’s visit came as Saudi Arabia was preparing to acknowledge that Khashoggi was killed during an interrogation that went wrong,

Amazon adds 5 Indian languages to Kindle Direct Publishing

Amazon on Tuesday announced that it has added five Indian languages to Kindle Direct Publishing (KDP) — which is the e-commerce giant’s eBook publishing unit. KDP is a free service that allows authors to get fast-market, keep control of their books' rights and set their own prices, while earning a royalty of up to 70 per cent

Sundar Pichai publicly addresses Google’s China-centric plans

Google CEO Sundar Pichai has for the first time gone public about his company’s China-centric plans and has stressed on its need to re-enter the Asian nation that has the world’s largest population, a media report said. Pichai was speaking on Monday at Wired Magazine’s 25th anniversary summit here in the US.

Oil prices rise amid political uncertainties

Oil prices rallied on Monday amid tensions over the disappearance of a Saudi Arabian journalist, which stoked crude supply worries. US President Donald Trump said on Monday that he will send Secretary of State Mike Pompeo to Saudi Arabia over the disappearance of the journalist, Xinhua reported. Jamal Khashoggi, a journalist and columnist for The