London, Dec 13 (IANS) Councillors from the British city of York have refused to renew Uber's licence to operate in the area after they received several complaints from hackney carriage and private hire drivers about the company.
Washington, Dec 13 (IANS) US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson has said that the US embassy in Israel was unlikely to move to Jerusalem before 2020.
Tokyo, Dec 13 (IANS) A window of an US military helicopter fell on the grounds of an elementary school in Okinawa in Japan on Wednesday, injuring a student and sparking a backlash from officials.
London, Dec 13 (IANS) HP has released a patch to remove keylogging software that was accidentally installed on nearly 500 computer models. These laptops were released with software that can track every key stroke.
Seoul, Dec 13 (IANS) South Korea's President Moon Jae-in on Wednesday left for China on a four-day visit. He will meet his Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping to discuss the North Korean crisis and bilateral issues.
Tokyo, Dec 13 (IANS) A crack and oil leak was found underneath a running shinkansen bullet train in the first "serious incident" affecting the Japanese high-speed train system since 2001, media reported on Wednesday.
Pyongyang, Dec 13 (IANS) Kim Jong-un, the top leader of North Korea has asked for further strengthening of his country's nuclear force, the state media said on Wednesday.
Pyongyang, Dec 13 (IANS) A delegation of the Russian Defence Ministry is visiting North Korea amid efforts "to revise the policy of mutual threat and intimidation", media reports said.
London, Dec 13 (IANS) The UK and European Union (EU) face a "furious race against time" to finalise Brexit talks before March 2019, the head of the European Council says.
Washington, Dec 13 (IANS) US President Donald Trump has been accused of trying to "slut shame" a female senator who demanded he quit over sexual misconduct claims.
Washington, Dec 13 (IANS) The US is ready to open nuclear disarmament talks with North Korea, without preconditions, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson has said.
New York, Dec 13 (IANS) In a historic first, a distinguished Sikh public prosecutor "who has experienced hate and intolerance first-hand" has been nominated to be the next attorney general of the US state of New Jersey.
Washington, Dec 13 (IANS) Voters in the US state of Alabama are choosing between a Republican accused of child abuse and a Democrat hoping for an upset win after an ugly Senate race in the Deep South.