Drone schools spread in China to field pilots for new sector

BEIJING: Joysticks at their fingertips, the mostly male students packing the classroom lift their virtual helicopters into the air, part of a new cottage...

Japan unveils first stealth fighter jet

KOMAKI, Japan: Japan yesterday unveiled its first stealth fighter jet, officials said, with the maiden test flight planned for next month. The defence ministry's...

Yahoo Japan defends online ivory sales; criticism grows

TOKYO: Yahoo Japan said yesterday it is strengthening policing of illegal ivory on its online commerce site as criticism grows it is supporting a...

Take nothing but pictures, leave nothing but footprints!

KUWAIT: At street level, architecture, shops, street art and people often catch your eye. It is these aspects that make a city so vibrant,...

India to build satellite tracking station in Vietnam that offers eye on China

NEW DELHI/HONG KONG: India will set up a satellite tracking and imaging center in southern Vietnam that will give Hanoi access to pictures from...

Harnessing app technology in International Healthcare

KUWAIT: Great Ormond Street Children's Hospital (GOSH), one of the top five children's hospitals in the world, located in London, England, has developed GOSH...

Mumbai travelers log on as Google starts train station Wi-Fi

MUMBAI: Google Inc has begun offering free Wi-Fi to Mumbai train passengers in hopes of boosting its role in the Indian market. Giggling groups...

Cisco Annual Security Report reveals decline in defender confidence, increased impact of industrialized attackers

KUWAIT: The Cisco(r) 2016 Annual Security Report released today, which examines threat intelligence and cybersecurity trends, reveals that only 45 percent of organizations worldwide...

Microsoft Lumia 950 phones a treat to use

The latest flagship smartphones by Microsoft seek to make the Windows 10 experience seamless across desktop, tablet and mobile. The Lumia 950 XL and...

Self-cleaning toilet makes splash in Vegas

LAS VEGAS: The demo high-tech toilets from Japan are unabashedly right in the middle of the floor at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las...

Cow dung patties selling like hot cakes online in India

NEW DELHI: Like consumers around the globe, Indians are flocking to the online marketplace in droves these days. But there's one unusual item flying...

A look at the rise of the brand Huawei in 2015

Huawei Technologies Co. Ltd, is the largest telecommunications equipment manufacturer in the world, having overtaken Ericsson in 2012. The company is ranked 228th in...

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10th July