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February 15, 2018 2:01 PM VW looks at Apple for electric-car design guidance

Volkswagen is looking at Apple products for guidance on how to style its new generation of electric cars, its top designer said, as the automaker aims to turn profits on battery-powered vehicles when they launch in 2020. The U.S. tech giant has brought about a design aesthetic with its iPhone and iPad that set it apart from rivals such as Samsung Electronics 109

January 16, 2018 6:42 AM Ford to boost investment in electric cars by 2022

Ford says it will boost its investment in electric vehicles to $11bn (£8bn) in the next five years, more than doubling a previous commitment. Chairman Bill Ford said the car maker would have 40 hybrid and fully electric vehicles in its range by 2022. It comes as countries around the world put more pressure on car makers to rein in carbon emissions 112

October 12, 2017 6:44 AM Fire guts house near gas station at Mankessim

On the dawn of Wednesday, fire gutted a household at Mankessim in the Central Region. Earlier reports had suggested that there was a gas explosion at a nearby filling station, but checks by Citi News’ Joseph Ackon-Mensah at the fire service revealed that, the fire outbreak was due to the negligence of a resident in a household near the said filling station 187

October 9, 2017 6:45 AM Oil stable on lower U.S. rig count, expectation of ongoing Saudi output restraint

SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Oil prices stabilized on Monday, after a 2 percent slide on Friday, as the number of rigs drilling for new oil in the United States dipped and on expectations that Saudi Arabia would continue to restrain its output to support the market. U.S. West Texas Intermediate (WTI) crude futures were trading at $49.38 per barrel at 0702 GMT, up 9 cents 61

October 6, 2017 10:32 PM Live Adom Praiz: The mantle has indeed fallen on The Mettle

Welcome to the 8th edition of Adom Praiz here at the magnificent Perez Dome in Accra. Patrons are entering in ceaselessly in a way that throws up imaginations of how triumphant Israel entered the promised land, Canaan. Well, this promised land here won't take you 40 years to reach. It will take you 50 cedis. It is now the Preye hour. He was a drop out, nearly 220

October 6, 2017 12:43 AM Use $15m World Bank funds to alleviate sufferings of Free SHS students – Isaac Adongo

The Member of Parliament for Bolgatanga Central, Mr Isaac Adongo, has asked the government to use a $15 million funds secured from the World Bank under the Secondary School Improvement Project to alleviate the sufferings of senior high students under the Free SHS Policy. Although laudable, Mr Adongo said “the teething problems showing now are clearly 84

October 5, 2017 9:02 AM Remember your promises to Ghanaians – Bolga MP to Nana Addo

The Akufo-Addo administration is already about 10 months old, and the NDC MP for Bolgatanga Central MP, Isaac Adongo, has reminded President Nana Akufo-Addo that people are still waiting for the fulfillment of the $1 million per constituency, one-district-one-factory, and the one-village-one-dam among other promises. “Please ensure that, these campaign 57

September 28, 2017 7:57 PM Europa League: Cologne and Hertha both lose 1-0

Cologne's woes continued with a 1-0 home loss to Red Star Belgrade on Matchday 2 while Hertha went down by the same score at Sweden's Ostersund. Cologne were unlucky to lose while Hertha bemoaned a penalty award. Cologne lost again as their season goes from bad to worse but at least their second half performance offered some hope to their suffering fans. Tensions 75

September 28, 2017 3:29 AM Inside the dark, dangerous world of 'moles'

In Mexico Inside the dark, dangerous world of 'moles' He hasn't showered in a week, he's been sleeping a few hours a day on the floor of a strip club, and he spends the rest of his time digging through the rubble of a building that collapsed in Mexico's earthquake last week. Villegas is a "topo," the Spanish word for mole -- volunteer rescuers who tunnel 91

September 22, 2017 8:26 AM Danger looms on Graphic Road overpass

This is because the scrap dealers have resorted to burning their discarded metals and rubbish under the bridge. A hawker who spoke to The Mirror said the perpetrators usually carried out their activities at night. “They often burn electric cables and other materials mostly after midnight when the road is less busy,” he said. In addition to the activities 46