NEW YORK: US regulators considered grounding some Boeing 737 MAX planes last year after learning of a problem with a system that is now the main suspect in two deadly crashes, a source close to the matter said.
STOCKHOLM: US military spending has risen for the first time in seven years, reflecting Trump administration policy, according to a new report released Monday by the Stockholm International Peace Research Institute.
KHARTOUM: Sudanese marchers converged from all directions on army headquarters for a “million-strong” demonstration Thursday to turn up the heat on the ruling military council after three of its members resigned following talks on handing over power.
BAGHDAD, April 26 (Bernama) -- Iraqi security forces on Thursday killed six Daesh militants in an operation at a rugged area in the northern province of Kirkuk, Xinhua news agency reported, quoting the Iraqi military.
NEW YORK: A German-Russian woman who passed herself off as an heiress was found guilty of multiple felonies yesterday in New York, for stealing over US$200,000 (RM829,000) and attempting to make off with millions more.
ALTAMIRA, BRAZIL: A rifle resting on his shoulder, Tatji Arara looks despondent as he steps over the trunks of huge trees felled by timber traffickers in the heart of Brazil’s Amazon rainforest, now the scene of numerous land conflicts.
ACCRA: Ghana launched on Wednesday a fleet of airborne drones carrying medical supplies to remote areas, with President Nana Akufo-Addo declaring it would become the “world’s largest drone delivery service.”