Tue, 11 Dec 2018

Australia recommends tougher scrutiny of tech giants

SYDNEY, Australia - In a bid to better scrutinize the role of tech giants that have gained strong market dominance ...

Nissan and ousted chairman Ghosn formally charged in Tokyo

TOKYO, Japan - In a move that allowed Japanese prosecutors to keep Carlos Ghosn in detention until December 30, the ...

Mired in scandals, Facebook plans to buyback more stock

CALIFORNIA, U.S. - As it attempts to emerge from the recent stock slump, the world's largest social media company, Facebook ...

Implicated by Cohen, Trump denies collusion, targets Mueller

WASHINGTON, U.S. - This week, the developments made in the federal investigation against the U.S. President Donald Trump's election campaign ...

Apple buys Platoon to further boost its music business

CALIFORNIA, U.S. - In a bid to further boost its music business, Apple has confirmed its purchase of a small ...

Iran warns over U.S. sanctions: Drug trafficking will rise

TEHRAN, Iran - After the U.S. reimposed crippling sanctions on Iran and its key oil exports, months after exiting the ...

Russian National Guard Chief Sues Opposition Leader Navalny For Libel

The head of Russia's National Guard, Viktor Zolotov, has filed a lawsuit against opposition politician and anticorruption activist Aleksei Navalny, ...

Kazakh Man Jailed For Criticizing Putin Released On Parole

AQTOBE, Kazakhstan -- A Kazakh man who was serving a prison term for criticizing Russian President Vladimir Putin on Facebook ...

Russia Jails Former Police Officer On High Treason Charge

A Russian court has sentenced former police officer Aleksandr Zhitnyuk to 13 years in prison on high treason charges. The ...

US Marine aircraft crash: Marines declared dead

Tokyo [Japan], Dec 11 (ANI): Almost a week after two Marine planes crashed off the coast of Japan, the United ...

Flight Risk of Huawei CFO Discussed at Second Day of Bail Hearing

BEIJING - China is stepping up the pressure on Canada as a bail hearing for tech executive Meng Wanzhou continues ...

Former US Senators Warn of 'Dangerous Period' Ahead

A group of former U.S. Senate members from both the Democratic and Republican parties is urging current members to be ...

Trump could be indicted once he leaves office: Dem Senator

Washington D.C. [USA], Dec 11 (ANI): Democrat Senator Chris Coons stated that United States President Donald Trump could be indicted ...

Suicide Attack On Afghan Security Forces Kills Four

KABUL -- A suicide attack targeting members of Afghanistan's security forces on the outskirts of the capital, Kabul, has killed ...

Veteran Rights Defender Alekseyeva To Be Buried In Moscow

MOSCOW -- Veteran human rights defender Lyudmila Alekseyeva, who died last week, will be buried in Moscow's Troyekurovskoye cemetery on ...

North Korea hits back at US for sanctions against officials

Seoul [South Korea], Dec 11 (ANI): Following the imposition of sanctions on three of its officials, the North Korean state ...

World Doping Experts To Conduct Followup Audit Of Russian Agency

World anti-doping experts are expected In Moscow, as part of a follow-up audit of the Russian anti-doping agency after conditionally ...

Moldovan Constitutional Court Suspends President For Fifth Time

Moldova's Constitutional Court has again suspended President Igor Dodon from performing his duties, amid a dispute over legislation that he ...

Nadia Murad From Jihadists' Captive to Nobel Winner

BAGHDAD - Nadia Murad survived the worst of the cruelties and brutality inflicted on her people, the Yazidis of Iraq, ...

Colombia's Gulf Clan Crime Gang Declares Holiday Ceasefire

BOGOTA - The Gulf Clan crime gang, considered Colombia's largest criminal organization, has declared a month-long ceasefire for Christmas and ...

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Australia recommends tougher scrutiny of tech giants

SYDNEY, Australia - In a bid to better scrutinize the role of tech giants that have gained strong market dominance ...

Millions of commuters impacted after German rail strike

BERLIN, Germany - Amid growing anger over an ongoing pay dispute, several German railway workers staged a four-hour long strike ...

RBI Governor quits citing personal reasons amid ongoing rift

NEW DELHI, India - At a time when the country's central bank is engaged in a prolonged rift with the ...

Nissan and ousted chairman Ghosn formally charged in Tokyo

TOKYO, Japan - In a move that allowed Japanese prosecutors to keep Carlos Ghosn in detention until December 30, the ...

China court imposes injunctions of some iPhone sales

BEIJING, China - A court in China has issued a nationwide ban on the sales and marketing of a range ...

Late gains boost Wall Street

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks bounced back from fierce selling earlier in the day, to finish in the ...

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