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World War 3: How world came close to ARMAGEDDON five times

Many believed the conclusion of World War 2 would mark a change in international diplomacy and prevent future global conflicts. However, the story is far...

Huawei handsets draw fewer clicks after U.S. ban: PriceSpy

(Reuters) - Huawei handsets are drawing fewer clicks from online shoppers since the United States blacklisted the Chinese telecom company, according to PriceSpy, a...

South Korean social satire 'Parasite' wins Palme d'Or at Cannes

CANNES, France (Reuters) - “Parasite”, a suspenseful dark comedy about class struggles directed by South Korea’s Bong Joon-Ho, won the top Palme d’Or prize...

Soccer: Ebi set for fifth women’s World Cup appearance

LAGOS (Reuters) - Defender Onome Ebi was named to play at her fifth women’s World Cup when she was included on Saturday in Nigeria’s...

South Korea orders further arrests at Samsung Electronics over accounting scandal

FILE PHOTO: The logo of Samsung Electronics is seen at its office building in Seoul, South Korea, March 23, 2018. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji/File PhotoSEOUL (Reuters)...

Points of Progress: Bedouin women are gaining ground, and more

EGYPTFor the first time, Bedouin women are becoming tour guides. Bedouin conservative ideals traditionally have not supported women working outside the home or socializing...

Singapore chases tech 'Jedi Masters' for Silicon Valley ambitions

SINGAPORE (Reuters) - San Francisco-based investor Paul Bragiel said he needed to be asked three or four times before he accepted an invitation from...

Cannes darling Dolan says triumphs, mistakes have shaped him

PARIS (Reuters) - At the ripe old age of 30, Canadian filmmaker Xavier Dolan is already a Cannes veteran after bursting onto the scene...

Cannes darling Dolan says triumphs, mistakes have shaped him

PARIS (Reuters) - At the ripe old age of 30, Canadian filmmaker Xavier Dolan is already a Cannes veteran after bursting onto the scene...

China factories releasing thousands of tonnes of illegal ozone-depleting gas, study...

Industries in north-eastern China have released large quantities of an ozone-depleting gas into the atmosphere in violation of an international treaty, scientists have said.Since 2013,...

ARM supply halt deals fresh blow to Chinese tech giant Huawei

LONDON (Reuters) - British chip designer ARM halted relations with Huawei to comply with a U.S. blockade of the company, potentially crippling the Chinese...

West Ham fan fined for racially abusing Tottenham’s Son Heung-min

A West Ham United fan has been fined after pleading guilty to a racially aggravated offence at a Carabao Cup game against Tottenham Hotspur...

Asia shares sink to four-month low, yen a safe harbor

SYDNEY (Reuters) - Asian shares carved out a four-month trough on Thursday amid worries the Sino-U.S. trade conflict was fast morphing into a technology...

Japanese firms prefer to use 5G networks of domestic carriers

TOKYO (Reuters) - An overwhelming majority of Japanese firms have no plans to use 5G mobile networks by China’s Huawei or other foreign firms,...

Qualcomm Leans on Appeals, Trump Help to Reverse FTC Order

(Bloomberg) -- Qualcomm Inc., smarting from a major legal setback that could unravel its business model, will now look to an appeals process that...

Darkly comic 'Parasite' gets critics buzzing at Cannes

72nd Cannes Film Festival - Photocall for the film "Parasite" (Gisaengchung) in competition - Cannes, France, May 22, 2019. Cast members Chang Hyae-Jin,...