It's a dumb idea for the UK government to try and break encryption, but it'll still try – The Verge

The Verge It’s a dumb idea for the UK government to try and break encryption, but it’ll still tryThe VergeThe UK government wants to compromise WhatsApp’s encryption. It’s a familiar demand that we’ve seen before in the US and in the UK, but despite the technical ignorance of politicians and the myths used to push […]

Langham Place moves to assure visitors following escalator incident – Channel NewsAsia

Channel NewsAsia Langham Place moves to assure visitors following escalator incidentChannel NewsAsiaIn a statement, Langham Place said the operation of three other escalators which connect level four to level eight, as well as level eight to level 12 have been suspended for additional safety inspections. Posted 27 Mar 2017 23:44. Screengrab of a …VIDEO: 18 […]

Britain to decide Northern Ireland's fate after talks fail – The Straits Times

The Independent Britain to decide Northern Ireland’s fate after talks failThe Straits TimesBELFAST (REUTERS) – The British government was due to decide on Monday (March 27) whether to take back direct rule of Northern Ireland for the first time in a decade or call a new election after the collapse of power-sharing between Irish nationalists […]

Japan avalanche kills seven students and teacher – The Guardian

The Guardian Japan avalanche kills seven students and teacherThe GuardianSeven high school students and a teacher have died and more than 40 people have been injured after an avalanche hit ski slopes in Japan. A total of 52 students and 11 teachers from seven high schools were taking part in a three-day mountaineering …Japan avalanche kills […]

Samsung Electronics says to sell refurbished Galaxy Note 7s – Channel NewsAsia

Channel NewsAsia Samsung Electronics says to sell refurbished Galaxy Note 7sChannel NewsAsiaTech giant Samsung Electronics Co Ltd said on Monday it plans to sell refurbished versions of the Galaxy Note 7 smartphones that were pulled from markets due to fire-prone batteries. Posted 27 Mar 2017 22:10; Updated 27 Mar 2017 23:05. A customer tries …Samsung Galaxy […]

Kremlin critic Navalny gets 15 days in jail after Russian protests – The Straits Times

National Post Kremlin critic Navalny gets 15 days in jail after Russian protestsThe Straits TimesRussian opposition leader Alexei Navalny attends a hearing after being detained at the Tverskoi court in Moscow on March 27, 2017. PHOTO: REUTERS. Published. 1 hour ago. Facebook Twitter WhatsApp Email More. Share Tweet Linkedin Pin Google+ …Putin critic Navalny jailed after […]

US Senate panel to question Trump son-in-law on Russians -official – Channel NewsAsia

Channel NewsAsia US Senate panel to question Trump son-in-law on Russians -officialChannel NewsAsiaThe Senate Intelligence Committee is seeking to interview President Donald Trump’s son-in-law, Jared Kushner, as part of its investigation into ties between Trump associates and Russian officials, a congressional official said on Monday. Posted 27 Mar …The Daily 202: How Trump’s presidency is […]

Thousands, including tourists, evacuated as 'monster' Cyclone Debbie bears down on Australia – The Straits Times

The Straits Times Thousands, including tourists, evacuated as ‘monster’ Cyclone Debbie bears down on AustraliaThe Straits TimesAYR, Australia (AFP) – Thousands of people including tourists were evacuated Monday (March 27) as north-east Australia braced for a “monster” cyclone packing destructive winds, with warnings of major structural damage and dangerous tidal surges.Cyclone Debbie: Thousands flee as […]

Prosecutors Push to Arrest Ousted South Korean President – NBC Bay Area

NBC Bay Area Prosecutors Push to Arrest Ousted South Korean PresidentNBC Bay AreaProtesters with portraits of impeached President Park Geun-hye march towards the presidential house during a candle light vigil calling for her arrest in Seoul, South Korea, Saturday, March 11, 2017. (AP Photo/Ahn Young-joon). South Korean prosecutors …South Korean court to decide whether to arrest […]

Escalator was going 'twice as fast': witnesses describe accident at Hong Kong shopping mall that left 18 injured – South China Morning Post

South China Morning Post Escalator was going ‘twice as fast’: witnesses describe accident at Hong Kong shopping mall that left 18 injuredSouth China Morning PostAn escalator suddenly reversed direction at high speed in a crowded Mong Kok mall on Saturday afternoon, sending shoppers tumbling and leaving 18 injured, one of them in a serious condition. […]

Singapore, Vietnam to explore enhanced air services pact – The Straits Times

The Straits Times Singapore, Vietnam to explore enhanced air services pactThe Straits TimesSingapore and Vietnam will explore ways to strengthen air links between their countries and beyond, the outcome of which can benefit business on both sides, Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong said yesterday. Mr Lee and Vietnam’s Prime Minister Nguyen …Singapore will ratify Trans-Pacific Partnership: […]

Britain reviewing security at parliament after deadly attack – TODAYonline

BBC News Britain reviewing security at parliament after deadly attackTODAYonlineLONDON – Britain will review security at parliament, ministers said on Sunday, responding to criticism that a gate for vehicles was left open for a time during a deadly attack on Wednesday. British-born Khalid Masood was shot dead after killing four …London attacks: Khalid Masood a […]

Erdogan setting back integration in Germany by years: Schaeuble – TODAYonline

Washington Post Erdogan setting back integration in Germany by years: SchaeubleTODAYonlineBERLIN – Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan, who has accused Chancellor Angela Merkel of “applying Nazi methods” against Turks in Germany, is setting back integration in Germany by years, veteran Finance Minister Wolfgang Schaeuble said. Berlin is …German minister: Erdogan rhetoric causing significant damageWSB Radio‘Red line must […]