5G Research Project causing backlash as Huawei Nears Deal With London School of Economics
2020-02-13

Spotnik news agency reported that London School of Economics (LSE), a leading British public research university, has garnered criticism for negotiating with China’s Huawei. The investigative

Statement: Facebook dismantles Russian intelligence operation targeting Ukraine
2020-02-13

Reuters news agency reported that Facebook on Wednesday said it had suspended a network of accounts used by Russian military intelligence to seed false narratives online targeting Ukraine and other

Hollywood acting legend Kirk Douglas has died at the age of 103
2020-02-06

According to US media the Spartacus star died on Wednesday at his home in Beverly Hills, California. He is survived by his wife of 65 years Anne Buydens and his three sons Michael, Joel, and Peter.

Egyptian actress Nadia Lutfi dies at the age 83
2020-02-05

The Egyptian actress Nadia Lutfi passed away aged 83 after struggling with an illness, the Egyptian Actors Syndicate stated on its Facebook page, according to egyptian streets magazine. The actress

US Congress warns British MPs of catastrophic cost of allowing Huawei in UK's 5G
2020-02-02

The Daily Mail reported that Forty-two members of the US House of Representatives have sent a letter to the UK’s House of Commons Defence Select Committee, warning about the “catastrophi

Apple: We’re closing all our corporate offices, stores, and contact centers in mainland China
2020-02-01

Apple company on Saturday said in a statement it would shut all of its official stores and corporate offices in mainland China until Feb 9. as fears over the coronavirus outbreak mounted and the dea

Verizon shares fall on profit miss even as wireless customers added
2020-01-30

According to research firm FactSet, Reuters news agency reported that Verizon Communications Inc shares fell about 1% on Thursday as quarterly profits missed estimates even though the company added

Facebook stocks growth slowed in years, expenses increased
2020-01-30

According to Pivotal analyst Michael Levine Reuters news agency reported that stocks of Facebook fell 7% on Thursday after the social media giant posted its slowest quarterly growth since its m

Apple's iPhone hit a new revenue record as company braces for coronavirus impact
2020-01-29

Reuters news agency reported that the iPhone is back. But Apple is girding for more disruptions in virus-hit China. Apple Inc (AAPL.O) on Tuesday reported sales and profits for the holiday shopping

History of a scandal of Jeff Bezos texts to mistress
2020-01-26

The Sanchez' brother, Michael Sanchez, sold the texts to the National Enquirer tabloid. The leak of Jeff Bezos’ intimate texts to his girlfriend has prompted multiple investigations into how

CCTV: Hong Kong Disneyland and Ocean Park to be closed on coronavirus
2020-01-26

China state media CCTV reported on Sunday that Hong Kong’s popular amusement parks Disneyland and Ocean Park are closed from Jan. 26 to help prevent the spread of a deadly coronavirus that bro

US to expands ban on Huawei in 2020
2020-01-25

The US is working to expand the ban on Huawei in 2020. Bloomberg reported that Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross revealed to that the government is working on new rules aimed to deny even more US-relat

A Yemeni student files a complaint with King of Morocco
2020-01-23

The Yemeni student, Mokbel Amer Mokbel Hassan, filed a complaint with His Majesty King Mohammed bin Hassan II, King of the Kingdom of Morocco, because of his fall in the first year of the institute

First case of coronavirus is reported in US
2020-01-22

The first case of coronavirus has been reported in the United States by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention registering a case in Seattle, Washington.The virus, which was first spotted in

Sheba Queen painting dating to 17 century in Ethiopian church
2020-01-21

The Queen of Sheba is an enigmatic figure found in all three of the Abrahamic faiths, i.e. Judaism, Christianity and Islam. In addition to her presence in these three religions, the Queen plays an i

Reports: Huawei ditches Google Maps, hits deal with TomTom
2020-01-20

Media reports revealed that Huawei Technologies has partnered with Dutch mapping and navigation firm TomTom to use the latter's services on smartphone apps. The deal had not been publicised but was

New mobile chief in Samsung as Huawei chips away at market share
2020-01-20

Reuters news agency reported that Samsung Electronics Co Ltd on Monday named its youngest president as its new smartphone chief as the firm seeks to defend its lead in the handset market from rising

Storms and floods block roads in fire-stricken areas in Australia
2020-01-18

Thunderstorms and floods that hit parts of Australia's east coast early Saturday led to road closures and power cuts, but the country is still fighting nearly 100 forest fires.Major highways in Quee