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Gangs making $60b a year: UN

Southeast Asia’s drug gangs are making over $60 billion a year pumping out record amounts of methamphetamine, then laundering the profits through the region’s mushrooming number of casinos, a UN study showed yesterday.

Kevin Spacey’s sexual assault case dropped

Kevin Spacey’s sexual assault case dropped

Prosecutors dropped sexual assault proceedings against Kevin Spacey on Wednesday after the case against the Hollywood star collapsed

Poland probes app behind viral old age selfies

Poland yesterday said it was looking into the potential security risks of using a Russian-made face-editing app that has triggered a viral social media trend where users post “aged” selfies.

Japan govt eyes slow electric cars for elderly

The government is attempting to build a framework to enable elderly people and others to use low-speed electric vehicles to go shopping, to the hospital and elsewhere.

India, Pakistan both claim victory on ICJ spy case

India, Pakistan both claim victory on ICJ spy case

The International Court of Justice, the top United Nations Court, on Wednesday ruled that Pakistan had violated international law by denying consular access to Indian Navy Officer Kulbhushan Jadhav.

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