Carlos Ghosn allegations put focus on Nissan board: Governance experts

Carlos Ghosn allegations put focus on Nissan board: Governance experts

Turmoil at Japan’s Nissan Motor surrounding allegations of impropriety by ousted chairman Carlos Ghosn raises questions about the oversight role of the company’s board of directors, corporate governance experts said this week. Ghosn, long seen as a superstar of the global auto industry, was arrested last month after allegedly under reporting compensation and misusing assets. He gained renown for reviving Nissan after French automaker Renault took a large stake in the company nearly two decades…

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Kane Williamson ton, Henry Nicholls 90* put New Zealand in control

Kane Williamson ton, Henry Nicholls 90* put New Zealand in control

Stumps New Zealand 272 for 4 (Williamson 139*, Nicholls 90*, Shaheen 2-55) and 274 (Williamson 89, Watling 77*, Bilal 5-65) lead Pakistan 348 (Azhar 134, Shafiq 104, Somerville 4-75) by 198 runs Where Kane Williamson began the morning simply trying to keep his side afloat, he will put his feet up this evening pondering the best way to press home an advantage that now decidedly belongs to his side in Abu Dhabi. A superlative second-innings…

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Channing Tatum Would Totally Put A Thong Back On For Magic Mike Live

Channing Tatum Would Totally Put A Thong Back On For Magic Mike Live

It’s been over three years since we saw Channing Tatum’s abs get splashed all over posters and trailers for Magic Mike XXL. The actor has since taken a slew of different roles that have not required shirtless scenes, including voice work in Smallfoot and The LEGO Movie 2: The Second Part. However, he recently revealed he’d be totally down to slap on a thong to surprise fan at a Magic Mike Live show under one…

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Weak opposition, weather factor put India’s warm-up under a cloud

Weak opposition, weather factor put India’s warm-up under a cloud

India begin their only tour game before the Test series in Australia on Wednesday, but they do so in a manner similar to the one in England despite efforts to do it otherwise. They will play a non-first-class fixture against a weak side in a game that might not see more than three days’ play. In England, India had asked their only four-day match to be reduced to three days, a game in which every…

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WhatsApp Preparing to Put Ads in Status, Confirms VP Chris Daniels

WhatsApp Preparing to Put Ads in Status, Confirms VP Chris Daniels

Clearing the air on Facebook’s monetisation efforts towards WhatsApp, the mobile messaging service’s Vice President Chris Daniels on Wednesday said the company is going to put advertisements in its “Status” feature. “We are going to be putting ads in ‘Status’. That is going to be primary monetisation mode for the company as well as an opportunity for businesses to reach people on WhatsApp,” Daniels told reporters in New Delhi on Wednesday. Daniels, however, did not…

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Alyssa Healy and Megan Schutt put Australia into semi-finals

Alyssa Healy and Megan Schutt put Australia into semi-finals

Australia 153 for 7 (Healy 53, Kasperek 3-25) beat New Zealand 120 (Bates 48, Schutt 3-12) by 33 runs Australia’s toughest test of the tournament to-date only proved to further entrench their favouritism for the title. Alyssa Healy continued her stunning form with the bat to help Australia cruise into the semi-finals. A third consecutive half-century and a sixth in eight T20Is underpinned Australia’s strong but slightly underwhelming total given the platform set by Healy…

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These 20 jobs will put you on the path to be a millionaire

These 20 jobs will put you on the path to be a millionaire

While top medical professionals may be in for a windfall once they’ve established their careers, the path there is paved with additional schooling and expenses. “Medical school debt is a factor in how much you can save for retirement and how long it will take you to get to that point,” said Gabrielle Olya, senior writer for GoBankingRates. For starters, these individuals must make their way through four years of undergraduate education, four years of…

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