Teenager Apple fan hacks into its secure systems
Sydney: An Australian teenager pleaded guilty to charges of hacking into Apple’s secure systems and said that he was a fan of the technology giant and hoped to work there one day, the med
Hundreds stranded in Manila airport as plane crash lands
Manila: Hundreds of passengers were stranded at the Manila airport on Friday after a Chinese airline plane crash-landed amid heavy rains, forcing authorities to shut the runway.
Militants attack Afghan intelligence agency’s training centre
Kabul: Armed militants attacked a National Directorate of Security (NDS) training centre here on Thursday and heavy clashes were ongoing, officials said.
Rescue teams continue search for Italy bridge collapse survivors
Rome: Rescue teams were continuing on Thursday their search for possible survivors among the rubble of a bridge that collapsed in Genoa in northwestern Italy, killing at least
Cambodia’s ruling CPP wins all seats in general elections
Phnom Penh: The ruling Cambodian People’s Party (CPP) has won all 125 seats in the general elections, the poll body has said. The opposition was declared illegal and bann
Tokyo: Apple allegedly pressured Yahoo Japan to quash a game platform that offered competition to the App Store, prompting regulators in Japan to initiate an investigation, Nikkei Asian Review reported on Thursday.
Launched in July 2017, Yahoo Japan&
Khartoum: At least 22 students drowned on Wednesday morning when a boat sank on the Nile River in Sudan, state news agency SUNA reported.
A woman also died in the drowning accident that took place at al-Buh
San Francisco: Google took a new move Wednesday to increase transparency on political ads on its platform by releasing an online library of US political ads and a report on details of ad-expenditure ahead of the mid-term US elections in November
Yangon: A 40-year-old woman has been killed in a shooting incident in Myanmar’s Mandalay city, media reported on Tuesday.
A bike-borne gunman attacked a couple on a bike on Monday. When he failed to snatch the woman’s purse, he shot at them, Xin
Washington: US President Donald Trump on Monday signed the $716 billion National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) into law.
The bill for the fiscal year 2019 was named after Republican Senator John Mccain,
Accident at Spain music festival leaves many injured
Madrid: Dozens of people have been injured, four seriously, after a section of wooden promenade collapsed at an urban sports and music festival in Spain’s Galicia, police said, conf
New York: The dominance of Google and Facebook of digital advertising has led to the number of independent and smaller ad tech companies falling 21 percent since 2013 to 185 in the second quarter of 2018, the media reported.
Kabul: The Taliban on Sunday continued with their offensive to seize control of the strategic easter Afghan city of Ghazni, the third day in a row on which their forces battled government troops supported by US airstrikes.
London: Ten people, including two children, were injured in a shooting at a street party early on Sunday in Manchester, British Police said.
The police rushed to the scene on a residential street in the Moss
Trump denounces racism ahead of white supremacist rally anniversary
Washington: US President Donald Trump denounced on Saturday “all types of racism” ahead of the anniversary of the white supremacist rally that took place in Charlottesville, Virginia, which res
Amy Adams needs character backgrounds
Los Angeles: Actress Amy Adams gives all her characters a back story from the age of three to help with her preparations.
“For each character, I build a psychological back story from the age of around three – I’ll imagine their whole li
FBI rules out terrorism in Seattle plane crash
Washington: The airline employee who stole a plane on Friday in Seattle and crashed soon afterward did not have any links to terrorist organizations and was seeking to commit suicide, the FBI said on Saturday.
The FBI sa
Antibiotic resistance genes in air pose threat to human health: Study
Beijing: Urban air is being polluted by antibiotic resistance genes (ARGs) whose exposure is posing threat to human health, researchers have warned.
Antibiotic resistance is caused by the incorrect use of antibiotics, and