UK govt accused of covering up failed nuclear missile test

LONDON: The British government was accused on Sunday of covering up a failed test of its nuclear weapons deterrent last year, just weeks before...

Samsung probe finds faulty batteries triggered fire: report

SEOUL: A Samsung probe into the exploding batteries that forced the electronics giant to scrap its Galaxy Note 7 smartphones has found irregularly sized...

Facebook to build third foreign data center in Denmark

COPENHAGEN: Facebook will build a new data centre in the Danish city of Odense, the California-based tech company said at a press conference with...

North Korea preparing to launch new missiles: report

SEOUL: North Korea is preparing to test new rockets, a report said Thursday, after its leader Kim Jong-Un said the country was in the...

Eugene Cernan, last man to walk on moon, died at 82

WASHINGTON: US astronaut Eugene Cernan, the last man to set foot on the moon, died Monday at age 82, NASA and his family announced. Cernan...

S.Korea prosecutors seek arrest of Samsung heir

SEOUL: South Korean prosecutors on Monday sought the arrest of the heir to giant conglomerate Samsung for bribery in connection with a political scandal...

Japan aborts mini-rocket mission shortly after liftoff

TOKYO: Japan's space agency Sunday aborted a mission to use a mini-rocket to send a satellite into orbit after the spacecraft stopped sending data...

WhatsApp vulnerability allows snooping on encrypted messages: report

LONDON: The Facebook-owned mobile messaging service WhatsApp is vulnerable to interception, the Guardian newspaper reported on Friday, sparking concern over an app advertised as...

Nintendo reboots with new Switch game console

TOKYO: Nintendo unveiled its new Switch game console Friday, which works both at home and on-the-go, as it tries to offset disappointing Wii U...

Samsung heir returns home after marathon bribery questioning

SEOUL: Samsung heir Lee Jae-Yong returned home on Friday after marathon questioning by South Korean prosecutors as a suspect in a massive corruption scandal...