Thirteen dead, dozens injured as bomb attack hits voters registration centre in Afghanistan

​A blast at a voter registration centre in Afghanistan’s restive east on Sunday killed at least 13 people and wounded 33, a health official said, capping a bloody week in the war-torn country. The bomb had been placed in a tent being used to register voters on the grounds of a mosque, marking the latest… Read More Thirteen dead, dozens injured as bomb attack hits voters registration centre in Afghanistan

Nokia acquires software maker SpaceTime Insight

​Nokia said on Monday it has acquired software maker SpaceTime Insight, which industrial customers use to manage millions of devices and assets across their networks, marking the equipment supplier’s latest push to expand beyond telecoms. Terms of the deal were not disclosed. SpaceTime supplies monitoring and analytics applications to customers in the energy, logistics, transportation… Read More Nokia acquires software maker SpaceTime Insight

Pakistan Interior Minister Ahsan Iqbal injured in failed assassination attempt

​Pakistani Interior Minister Ahsan Iqbal was wounded on Sunday in an apparent assassination attempt by a gunman linked to a new ultra-religious Muslim party, an incident likely to raise tensions before an election expected in late July. Violence has been a feature of pre-election periods in Pakistan over the past decade, mainly due to Islamist… Read More Pakistan Interior Minister Ahsan Iqbal injured in failed assassination attempt