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EU slams trade ‘bullies’ as Trump tariffs row deepens

BRUSSELS: The EU has said Europe will not waver against trade “bullies” as a row with US President Donald Trump over controversial steel and aluminium tariffs deepened. The jab from Brussels came Monday after the US tycoon singled out Europe in the surging trade row, threatening to tax German cars if the European Union doesn’t lower barriers to US products. Trump’s threat was part of a dispute sparked by his announcement of tariffs on steel and aluminium imports, although the “America First” Trump administration has…

Kids more likely to stop bullies when parents tell them to: study

WASHINGTON: Kids are more likely to step in when they see bullying at school if their parents have told them to get involved than if they’ve been taught it’s better to stay out of it, a recent U.S. study suggests. About one in 10 children are victims of bullying, and many anti-bullying programs are focused on getting bystanders to intervene, researchers note in the Journal of Clinical Child and Adolescent Psychology. While previous research has linked certain parenting practices to higher odds that kids will be victims or…