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Who got hurt by the ransomware attack

A security guard stands outside the Telefonica headquarters in Madrid, Spain, Friday, May 12, 2017. That quick thinking may have saved governments and companies millions of dollars and slowed the ou...

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China presses South Korea on Thaad missile system

China presses South Korea on Thaad missile system

In a 40-minute conversation with Chinese leader Xi Jinping, the two agreed denuclearising Pyongyang was a "common goal" between them, Moon's office said. Left-leaning Moon Jae In, a former human right...

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Nigeria says vigilant after DR Congo Ebola deaths

Nigeria says vigilant after DR Congo Ebola deaths

Over the weekend, Dr Matshidiso Moeti, WHO's regional director for Africa, travelled to the capital Kinshasa to discuss the response plan with leading authorities in the country, while Gavi, the globa...

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India boycotts China's Belt and Road meet, mounts diplomatic pressure against CPEC

India boycotts China's Belt and Road meet, mounts diplomatic pressure against CPEC

Nawaz Sharif said China-Pakistan Economic Corridor is a core project of One Belt One Road that aims to connect the neighbourhoods of East and West Asia. Sharif, Sri Lankan Premier Ranil Wickramasinge,...

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Paris proves tough challenge for Aussie Sevens

Paris proves tough challenge for Aussie Sevens

The Kiwis had fight on their hands against England after being behind 5-0 down at half time, before eventually winning 12-5, with tries to Sam Dickson and Sherwin Stowers sealing the win. They beat Ja...

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Syrian activists say strikes on IS town kill 20

Syrian activists say strikes on IS town kill 20

Abu Kamal is a hugely important strategic holding of ISIS, though its value has dropped somewhat since they lost most of their territory in Iraq's Anbar Province. President Vladimir Putin praised the ...

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Syria engulfed in turmoil as safe-zones take effect

Also on May 6, a text detailing the agreement was published by Russia's Foreign Ministry. On Friday, Russian media reports cited Russia's General Sergei Rudskoi, head of the main operational d...

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ASEAN leaders go soft on China

ASEAN leaders go soft on China

As Asean chair, Mr Duterte, who had the final say on the wording, was expected to read a statement at a news conference on Saturday to mark the summit's closing. On Thursday, Duterte had indicated h...

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BC minority could have major implications for Alberta

The Liberals won 43 seats and the NDP 41, with the Greens making a major breakthrough by picking up three seats in Tuesday's provincial election. Mr. Weaver said Tuesday night that the Greens' negotia...

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Overblown claim on new China trade deal

Overblown claim on new China trade deal

Noting that Kansas beef is the largest agricultural sector for the state, generating more than $15 billion annually, Kansas Agriculture Secretary Jackie McClaskey called the agreement "tremendous ne...

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Quand Edouard Philippe critiquait Emmanuel Macron

Sortir du face-à-face ancien, culturel, institutionnalisé et confortable de l'opposition droite-gauche pour constituer une majorité d'un nouveau type. "C'est une décision individuelle, ça n'est pas un...

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Watchdog to Trump: Accountability not red carpet for Duterte

Watchdog to Trump: Accountability not red carpet for Duterte

But taking a swipe at Trump for his invitation to Duterte, Democratic US Senator Chris Murphy tweeted: "We are watching in real time as the American human rights bully pulpit disintegrates into ...

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Attorney general sparks fear with push for harsh sentences

Sessions' memo has already been criticized by fellow Republican Rand Paul , the senator from Kentucky. This isn't to say that there's no risk in investing in cannabis companies, but the risk inve...

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North Korea accuses Central Intelligence Agency of 'bio-chemical' plot against Kim Jong Un

In comments by the DPRK Ministry of State Security carried by KCNA , Pyongyang accused the CIA and South Korea's National Intelligence Service (NIS) of having a North Korean worker overseas inf...

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Qui est Edouard Philippe, pressenti pour devenir le Premier ministre d'Emmanuel Macron ?

Officiellement, Edouard Philippe ne veut pas nourrir les rumeurs qui l'envoient à Matignon. "On ne sait pas si le président de la République nouvellement élu va s'installer dans cette forme de tradi...

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Situation toujours incertaine à Bouaké — Côte d'Ivoire

Les mutins réclament le paiement de reliquats de primes promis par le gouvernement après ces mutineries de janvier qui avaient ébranlé le pays. Samedi, des mutins impliqués dans ce mouvement a...

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Microsoft re-releases security update after cyberattacks

Microsoft re-releases security update after cyberattacks

Security experts are advising victims to wait before paying the ransom. It has been reported that a new ransomware " WannaCry " is spreading widely, RBI advisory to the banks said. Two big telecom c...

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Learjet crash near New York City kills 2 crew members

Two people are dead, no others are injured . Emergency responders reached the scene a short time later and worked for more than an hour to extinguish the blaze. The jet had flown from Teterboro to B...

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Rep. Mo Brooks seeks US Senate seat in Alabama

Rep. Mo Brooks seeks US Senate seat in Alabama

Following the press conference, Monday the congressman's staff has planned appearances in Montgomery, Birmingham, and Mobile. A handful of other prominent local Republicans are considering bids, inclu...

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Maruti Suzuki gains speed on plans to launch new vehicle

Maruti Suzuki gains speed on plans to launch new vehicle

Maruti Suzuki Dzire now accounts for an average sales between 16,000 to 18,000 units per month. The new Dzire Tour is available in a single variant, with two engine options - a petrol and a diesel...

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Singapore hosts 1st int'l maritime review

Singapore hosts 1st int'l maritime review

A total of 46 warships and four aircraft from 28 countries, including Singapore, participated in an exercise that included a parade, a land review and a sea review, as part of the IMR. Warships from b...

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'The Right and Moral Thing to Do': Sessions Orders Tougher Prison Sentences

'The Right and Moral Thing to Do': Sessions Orders Tougher Prison Sentences

A lot has changed since then. For the past few years criminal justice reform has been held up as the model for bipartisan policy making in Washington, D.C., But now the Trump administration looks po...

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Trump lawyers: Documents show no undisclosed Russian income

Trump has come under increasing scrutiny over his possible ties to Russian Federation - which he has denied - and is now facing a firestorm over his decision to fire then-FBI Director James B. The sal...

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Supreme Court rejects appeal over N.C. voter ID law

The court's denial effectively meant the Republican-controlled General Assembly could not revive an appeal dropped by the two original combatants. Therefore, a federal appeals court ruling that struck...

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Macron à Berlin au lendemain de son investiture — France-Allemagne

Interrogé sur ses projets de réformes financières de la zone euro, Emmanuel Macron a dit qu'il ne souhaitait pas la création d'Eurobonds, un sujet très sensible en Allemagne , et qu'il était opposé à...

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Motard décédé à Allinges (Haute-Savoie): un homme interpellé

Motard décédé à Allinges (Haute-Savoie): un homme interpellé

Les enquêteurs n'ont aucun doute sur le délit de fuite . Un couple, âgé d'une vingtaine d'année, a été interpellé et placé en garde à vue samedi après un accident de la route qui a coûté la vie à un ...

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Fluent Design System Prepares Microsoft For A World With Fewer Windows

Fluent Design System Prepares Microsoft For A World With Fewer Windows

Microsoft stated that developers in the U.S. and Canada can pre-order an Acer ($299 USD) or HP ($329 USD) Windows Mixed Reality Headset Developer Edition starting today from the Microsoft Store for...

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GOP candidate for FBI says no special counsel for inquiry

Two days after after U.S. Education Secretary Betsy DeVos was booed during a commencement speech at Bethune-Cookman University, another historically black college, Texas Southern University, has can...

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SEGA Plan a

SEGA Plan a "Revival of Major IPs"

As part of the "Road to 2020," Sega published a series of slides that shine a light on how it plans to do this. We've already seen some of Sega's plans to bring back previous IPs in action in rece...

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Callista Gingrich to be nominated as U.S. ambassador to Vatican?

Callista Gingrich to be nominated as U.S. ambassador to Vatican?

Callista Gingrich, 51, a former congressional aide, is the president of Gingrich Productions, which produces documentaries as well as other materials related to her husband, Republican Newt Gingrich, ...

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