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Activist asks Indian court to order probe into WhatsApp over hacking scandal

K.N. Govindacharya filed his petition accusing it of helping clients break into the phones of roughly 1,400 users across four continents.

05 Nov 2019 7:51 AM

Nissan panel to propose bigger role for external directors in Ghosn scandal's wake

The independent panel will announce the results of its three-month audit of Nissan’s governance-related procedures.

27 Mar 2019 9:27 AM

YouTube stops channels running anti-vaccination videos from running ads

Advertisers have also reached out to YouTube to fix its algorithm.

24 Feb 2019 12:52 PM

Indian-origin woman accused in largest US Navy bribery case in Singapore

Sharon Rachael Gursharan Kaur, who was lead contract specialist for US Navy, was involved in USD 35-million 'Fat Leonard' scandal.

22 Jun 2018 3:07 PM

House committee calls for Facebook's Zuckerberg to testify

As Facebook's top executive, Zuckerberg is indeed the "right witness to provide answers to the American people," House said.

23 Mar 2018 7:55 AM


It's time to regulate tech firms, says Facebook chief

It no longer is a question whether Facebook and other large tech companies should be more closely regulated, Mark said.

22 Mar 2018 8:36 AM

Mark Zuckerberg breaks his silence, says we made mistakes

CEO admits, "This was a major breach of trust. I’m really sorry this happened. We have a basic responsibility to protect people’s data.”

22 Mar 2018 7:51 AM

Software may have helped Daimler pass US emissions tests: report

Report says US investigators had found several software functions that helped Daimler cars pass emissions tests.

19 Feb 2018 9:12 AM

UK Politicians share ‘me too’ stories in wake of Weinstein scandal

While one admits men were always hitting on her when she first joined Parliament, another reveals she was assaulted by her boss.

24 Oct 2017 11:09 AM

Nissan's inappropriate inspections started at least 20 years ago: NHK

The automaker produced roughly 79,300 passenger and commercial vehicles in Japan in August.

20 Oct 2017 10:44 AM


Japan's scandal-hit defence minister Tomomi Inada quits

Days before the Tokyo election Inada called on voters to support the LDP in the name of her ministry and the military.

28 Jul 2017 11:01 AM

Uber CEO to take leave, leadership team to run company

Uber CEO Travis Kalanick told employees on Tuesday he will take time away from the company he helped to found.

14 Jun 2017 9:18 AM

Uber CEO takes leave of absence amid probe into workplace culture

Uber's CEO Travis Kalanick would take an indefinite leave of absence as it unveiled steps at restoring confidence in scandal-plagued giant.

14 Jun 2017 8:58 AM

Samsung may be snooping on you. Find out how!

Privacy watchdogs have explained that Samsung is using these technologies to promote its own devices.

11 Jun 2017 7:07 PM

Ailing Nobel laureate Desmond Tutu at protest against South African prez

Police in Pietermaritzburg city fired rubber bullets to keep Jacob Zuma supporters away from a rally against him.

07 Apr 2017 7:15 PM


Kerala nursing recruitment scam: Prime accused arrested

Uthup Varghese, owner of a private recruiting agency which recruited nurses for Kuwait, was arrested by the CBI on Wednesday morning.

29 Mar 2017 10:43 AM

VW says it has fixed 470,000 cars in Britain affected by diesel scandal

The firm has not been fined in Britain and that motorists have not received compensation, unlike VW owners in the United States

21 Feb 2017 9:00 PM

South Korea prosecutor says expands charges against Samsung chief

Lee, third-generation leader of S.Korea's top conglomerate, has been identified as a suspect by prosecutors in an influence-peddling scandal

15 Feb 2017 9:34 PM

Five Premier League clubs under investigation for child abuse

British police are investigating five Premier League clubs and a host of others in relation to widespread allegations of sexual abuse.

31 Jan 2017 12:48 PM

No sleep, a $5 meal: Samsung scion grilled for 22 hrs straight

Jay Y. Lee was given a $5 box meal for lunch and did not sleep in over 22 hours of questioning in a corruption scandal.

13 Jan 2017 2:17 PM