11:48 am April 18, 2015 | No Comment
Google has a new sheriff keeping watch over the wilds of the Internet. Austrian-born Gerhard Eschelbeck holds the reins of security and privacy for all-things Google.
11:39 am April 18, 2015 | No Comment
Farmer Tarachand Mathur was one of millions of Indians who voted Narendra Modi into power last year, but the government’s push to make it easier for big business to forcibly acquire land means he won’t be backing the premier again.
11:31 am April 18, 2015 | No Comment
Thousands of American and Filipino soldiers on Monday will kick off expanded wargames, showcasing a deepening defense alliance as alarm bells ring over China.
11:13 am April 18, 2015 | No Comment
Way back in 1999, before he became China’s prime minister, Wen Jiabao warned that water scarcity posed one of the greatest threats to the “survival of the nation”. Sixteen years later, that threat looms ever larger, casting a forbidding shadow over China’s energy and food security and demanding urgent solutions with significant regional, and even global, consequences.
6:27 pm April 17, 2015 | 29 Comments
The French ambassador in Jakarta on Friday warned Indonesia that executing a Frenchman on death row on drugs charges would have "consequences" for the bilateral relationship.
11:46 am April 17, 2015 | No Comment
A fuzzy ball the size of an orange shunts along a slanted ledge before dropping to the floor and bouncing onto the strings of a waiting wooden racquet.
11:34 am April 17, 2015 | No Comment
Thousands of dead fish have washed up over the past week in a lagoon in Rio de Janeiro that will host rowing and canoeing events at next year’s Olympic Games.
8:53 am April 17, 2015 | No Comment
In the Himalayan town of Lukla, excitement mingles with fear as mountaineers make their way up to Everest a year after an avalanche killed 16 guides and triggered an unprecedented shut-down of the world’s highest peak.
8:41 am April 17, 2015 | No Comment
Oil-services giant Schlumberger said Thursday it would cut 11,000 more jobs as its first-quarter earnings tumbled after low crude prices forced it to cut drilling.
8:29 am April 17, 2015 | No Comment
Authorities appealed for help among Mexico’s population on Thursday to locate stolen radioactive material, as the fourth such theft in less than two years prompted officials to mull new security measures.
8:24 am April 17, 2015 | No Comment
The emerging economies of the Group of 24 sharply criticized the United States on Thursday for holding up what they see as critical reforms of the International Monetary Fund.
8:14 am April 17, 2015 | No Comment
Experts have discovered a World War II US aircraft carrier that is “amazingly intact” despite languishing on the bottom of the Pacific for more than 60 years.
8:09 am April 17, 2015 | No Comment
The sale of historic French soccer club FC Sochaux by carmaker Peugeot to a Chinese high-tech company has sparked a cultural revolution in the grey industrial bastion.
6:01 pm April 16, 2015 | No Comment
London. European heavyweights Barcelona, Chelsea and Manchester United will take part in this year’s International Champions Cup friendly tournament in the United States, organizers announced on Wednesday. The 10-team line-up for the competition, won by United in 2014, also features Paris Saint-Germain, Porto, Fiorentina, Mexico’s Club America, New York Red Bulls, Los Angeles Galaxy and […]