South Korean court increases jail term of former President Park Geun-hye to 25 years

A South Korean appeals court sentenced former President Park Geun-hye to 25 years in jail on Friday in a case arising from a far-reaching corruption scandal that toppled her from power in 2017. Park became South Korea’s first democratically elected leader to be forced from office when the Constitutional Court removed her over a scandal… Read More South Korean court increases jail term of former President Park Geun-hye to 25 years

Google terminates several blogs, YouTube accounts linked to Iran

Alphabet Inc’s Google said on Thursday it had identified and terminated 39 YouTube channels linked to state-run Islamic Republic of Iran Broadcasting. Google has also removed 39 YouTube channels and six blogs on Blogger and 13 Google+ accounts. “Our investigations on these topics are ongoing and we will continue to share our findings with law… Read More Google terminates several blogs, YouTube accounts linked to Iran