Facebook faces US lawsuits that could force sale of Instagram, WhatsApp

Facebook faces US lawsuits that could force sale of Instagram, WhatsApp

Facebook Inc could be forced to sell its prized assets WhatsApp and Instagram after the US Federal Trade Commission and nearly every US state filed lawsuits against the social media company ...

Ethiopia faces 'hell' in battle for Tigray, say rebels

Ethiopia faces 'hell' in battle for Tigray, say rebels

The rulers of Ethiopia's rebellious Tigray region refused on Wednesday to surrender to federal troops and instead claimed they were winning a war that has exacerbated ethnic fractures in the vast nation and further destabilised the Horn of Africa.

US to approve 737 MAX return as Boeing faces strong headwinds

US to approve 737 MAX return as Boeing faces strong headwinds

After nearly two years of scrutiny, corporate upheaval and a standoff with global regulators, Boeing Co is set on Wednesday to win approval from the US Federal Aviation Administration to fly its 737 MAX jet again after two fatal disasters.

Mallya runs out of legal options, faces extradition

Mallya runs out of legal options, faces extradition

Fugitive businessman Vijay Mallya on Thursday lost his appeal in the UK Supreme Court against his extradition to India, clearing a major roadblock for the Narendra Modi government ...

Africa faces 'hunger pandemic' as coronavirus destroys jobs and fuels poverty

Africa faces 'hunger pandemic' as coronavirus destroys jobs and fuels poverty

Since South Africa went into lockdown four weeks ago to slow the spread of the coronavirus, hairdresser Nasreen Pillay has had no income.

Scientists develop face test for sad sheep

Scientists develop face test for sad sheep

They may look placid while grazing in fields but sheep's faces can tell us a lot, according to scientists in Britain who have developed a new system to work out if sheep are in pain or just feeling sad.

Farnborough faces fewer jet orders, as Boeing turns 100

Farnborough faces fewer jet orders, as Boeing turns 100

After recent record years, fewer orders expected; top-selling Airbus jet misses show after engine snags; Boeing to show rival 737 MAX but faces market-share worry; Lockheed F-35 makes delayed international debut

City of London faces threat to its role as major financial centre

City of London faces threat to its role as major financial centre

The City of London is facing the first direct threat to its role as Europe’s dominant financial centre ...

Duterte faces allegations of holding ‘undeclared’ assets

Duterte faces allegations of holding ‘undeclared’ assets

Davao City Mayor Rodrigo Duterte also has several undeclared property assets aside from his unreported millions of pesos

Credit Suisse faces penalty in Japan

Credit Suisse faces penalty in Japan

Credit Suisse Group faces punishment in Japan after the nation’s securities watchdog found that it leaked private information about a company.