Fed announces US rate increase
3/22/2018 1:05:00 PM (GMT+7)
 The US central bank has said it will raise its benchmark interest rate citing a strengthened economic outlook.

Nicolas Sarkozy: French ex-president under formal investigation
3/22/2018 11:59:36 AM (GMT+7)
 Former French President Nicolas Sarkozy has been placed under formal investigation over allegations he received campaign funding from late Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi.

Facebook's Zuckerberg 'sorry' over Cambridge Analytica 'breach'
3/22/2018 10:35:19 AM (GMT+7)
 Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg has admitted that the social network "made mistakes" that led to millions of Facebook users having their data exploited by a political consultancy.

Stem cell transplant 'game changer' for MS patients
3/21/2018 4:40:00 PM (GMT+7)
 Doctors say a stem cell transplant could be a "game changer" for many patients with multiple sclerosis.

Is leaving Facebook the only way to protect your data?
3/21/2018 2:48:46 PM (GMT+7)
 Allegations that research firm Cambridge Analytica misused the data of 50 million Facebook users have reopened the debate about how information on the social network is shared and with whom.

Uber halts self-driving car tests after death
3/20/2018 2:12:00 PM (GMT+7)
 Uber said it is suspending self-driving car tests in all North American cities after a fatal accident.

Facebook value drops by $37bn amid privacy backlash
3/20/2018 1:10:00 PM (GMT+7)
 Facebook's shares have fallen sharply, wiping $37bn off the firm's value, as it faces questions from US and UK politicians about its privacy rules.

Texas explosions: New Austin blast 'may be tripwire-activated'
3/19/2018 3:47:00 PM (GMT+7)
 Police in Austin, Texas, have warned the public that a fourth explosion there may pose a new threat.

Australia bushfire: Dozens of buildings feared lost in Tathra
3/19/2018 2:10:00 PM (GMT+7)
 More than 70 homes and buildings are feared to have been destroyed in a bushfire in Australia, authorities say.

Hawking: Did he change views on disability?
3/19/2018 5:00:00 PM (GMT+7)
 Stephen Hawking was both one of the world's most famous scientists and most famous disabled people.

Russia election: Vladimir Putin wins by big margin
3/19/2018 11:35:42 AM (GMT+7)
 Vladimir Putin will lead Russia for another six years, after securing an expected victory in Sunday's presidential election.

French baker disputes fine for opening every day
3/16/2018 1:49:15 PM (GMT+7)
 A French baker has been fined €3,000 (£2,650) for opening his business seven days a week, breaking labour rules.