Tesla’s Elon Musk overhauls management

Tesla’s Elon Musk overhauls management

Image copyright Getty Images Tesla’s Elon Musk has announced a “thorough reorganization” amid concerns about the electric carmaker’s production output and mounting losses. In an email to staff, the chief executive said Tesla was “flattening” its management structure and “combining...
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World leaders react to US embassy relocation to Jerusalem

World leaders react to US embassy relocation to Jerusalem

The US administration has officially relocated the country’s embassy in Israel from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem, fulfilling one of Donald Trump’s key promises during his election campaign. A special US delegation attended the inauguration ceremony on Mo...
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Canadian takes key role with UN forces on Korean Peninsula

Canadian takes key role with UN forces on Korean Peninsula

Canada is stepping up its military involvement on the Korean Peninsula by sending a senior officer to take over as deputy commander of UN forces there, the first time the post has been held by someone not from the U.S....
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‘He’s a hero in my book’: Florida police officer’s quick action saves unresponsive baby

‘He’s a hero in my book’: Florida police officer’s quick action saves unresponsive baby

A Florida police officer’s dramatic rescue of an unconscious baby was caught on his car’s dash cam. The incident occurred as deputy Jeremie Nix of the Marion County Sheriff’s Office was heading home from work last week. Story continues below...
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US opens embassy in Jerusalem: Which countries attended?

US opens embassy in Jerusalem: Which countries attended?

The United States has formally opened its embassy in Jerusalem amid deadly protests in the Gaza Strip. The move on Monday followed a December 2017 decision by US President Donald Trump to recognise Jerusalem as Israel’s capital and relocate the...
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Sergei Skripal Was Retired, but Still in the Spy Game. Is That Why He Was Poisoned?

Sergei Skripal Was Retired, but Still in the Spy Game. Is That Why He Was Poisoned?

For former double agents, retirement can be dull and anticlimactic. The British government provides a stipend, but in the past defectors have protested that it is too small. In the late 1990s, a former spy named Victor Makarov filed a...
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US ruling opens way for states-wide sports betting

US ruling opens way for states-wide sports betting

Image copyright Getty Images The US Supreme Court has made a landmark ruling that could allow states across the country to legalise sports betting. It has endorsed a 2014 state ruling in New Jersey which permits sports betting in casinos...
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Africa:Countries Must Compete for Migrant Workers to Boost Their Economies

Africa:Countries Must Compete for Migrant Workers to Boost Their Economies

analysisBy Melissa Tandiwe Myambo, University of the Witwatersrand Politicians and the media expend inordinate amounts of energy debating migration, often using nativist, populist and xenophobic rhetoric. This is despite the fact that, as of 2017, only three o...
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India MP Shashi Tharoor charged over wife’s death

India MP Shashi Tharoor charged over wife’s death

Image copyright Reuters Image caption Sunanda Pushkar was found dead in her hotel room in January 2014 Indian MP and former UN diplomat Shashi Tharoor has been charged with aiding his wife’s suicide in 2014. Sunanda Pushkar’s unexplained death was...
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Mark Waugh to give up Australian selection job

Mark Waugh to give up Australian selection job

11:22 AM ET Australian cricket will soon rid itself of a major conflict of interest after Mark Waugh chose to step down as a national selector in order to commentate full-time for the pay-TV provider Fox Sports. Officially Waugh is...
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