Toyota set to recall over a million vehicles over wiring issues

​Toyota Motor Corp said on Wednesday it planned to recall around 1.03 million vehicles, including its gasoline-hybrid Prius model, in Japan, North America, Europe and other regions due to an issue with the engine wire harness which can pose a fire risk. Following a domestic recall announcement by Japan’s transport ministry, Toyota said that in… Read More Toyota set to recall over a million vehicles over wiring issues

Ten  killed, power supply cut off as super typhoon hits western Japan

A powerful typhoon killed 10 people in western Japan and an airport company started to transfer some 3,000 stranded passengers by boats from a flooded airport, the government said on Wednesday, as more than a million homes were without power. Jebi, or swallow in Korean, was briefly a super typhoon and is the most powerful… Read More Ten  killed, power supply cut off as super typhoon hits western Japan

Afghan militant network Haqqani leader Jalaluddin Haqqani dies following long illness

​Jalaluddin Haqqani, founder of the militant Haqqani network, one of the most powerful and feared groups in the Afghan insurgency, has died after a long illness, the Taliban said on Tuesday. Haqqani, who founded the network in the 1970s, gave up operational leadership of the group some years ago to his son Sirajuddin, who is… Read More Afghan militant network Haqqani leader Jalaluddin Haqqani dies following long illness