Seven killed as Taliban suicide bomber attack police truck in southwestern Pakistan

​ An explosion ripped through a police truck on Wednesday to kill at least seven people in Pakistan’s southwestern city of Quetta, police said. The truck was carrying police recruits. A Pakistani Taliban suicide bomber rammed a car into a police truck in the southwestern city of Quetta on Wednesday, killing at least seven people,… Read More Seven killed as Taliban suicide bomber attack police truck in southwestern Pakistan

Amazon Studios chief Roy Price resigns amid sexual harassment allegations

​ Amazon Studios chief Roy Price has resigned, a company spokeswoman said on Tuesday, following allegations that he harassed a producer and took no action when an actress told him she was sexually assaulted by producer Harvey Weinstein. Price went on a leave of absence last week and Albert Cheng, the studio’s chief operating officer,… Read More Amazon Studios chief Roy Price resigns amid sexual harassment allegations

Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein resigns from board of Weinstein Company

Harvey Weinstein has resigned from the board of The Weinstein Company, it said on Tuesday, as he faces allegations that he sexually harassed or assaulted a number of women over three decades in the film business. In a statement, the board said it also ratified its October 8 decision to fire Weinstein as chief executive… Read More Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein resigns from board of Weinstein Company

Female Maltese journalist Caruana Galizia killed in car bomb attack

​ Daphne Caruana Galizia, a prominent Maltese journalist and blogger who made repeated and detailed corruption allegations against Prime Minister Joseph Muscat’s inner circle, was on Monday killed by a car bomb. Muscat has condemned the killing as a “barbaric” act and ordered security services to devote maximum resources to bringing those responsible to justice.… Read More Female Maltese journalist Caruana Galizia killed in car bomb attack

Photos from Diva Essentials Re-Launch Party and the Unveiling of Their Essential Collection

​ Diva Essentials, a fashion brand that designs and produce bespoke ready to wear outfits for everyday wear and occasions, recently hosted the who is who in the city of Abuja to a re-launch party and exhibition of their latest “ready to wear” attires dubbed “The Essential Collection” at their new location – No. 32… Read More Photos from Diva Essentials Re-Launch Party and the Unveiling of Their Essential Collection

General Motors to test self-driving vehicles in New York early 2018

​ General Motors Co. plans to test vehicles in fully autonomous mode in New York state in early 2018, according to New York Governor Andrew Cuomo. The planned testing by GM and its self-driving unit, Cruise Automation, will be the first by a Level 4 autonomous vehicle in the state, Cuomo said in a statement.… Read More General Motors to test self-driving vehicles in New York early 2018

Scores killed as Taliban militants attack various centres in Afghanistan

​ Taliban militants struck government targets in many provinces of Afghanistan on Tuesday, killing at least 69 people, including a senior police commander, and wounding scores of others. The deadliest attack hit a police training centre attached to the police headquarters in Gardez, main city of Paktia province. Two Taliban suicide car bombers paved the… Read More Scores killed as Taliban militants attack various centres in Afghanistan

Google launches advanced security features for sensitive Gmail accounts

​ Alphabet’s Google Inc said on Tuesday it would roll out an advanced protection program to provide stronger email security for some users such as government officials, political activists and journalists who are at a higher risk of being targeted by sophisticated hackers. Google users will have the ability to opt in to security settings… Read More Google launches advanced security features for sensitive Gmail accounts