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Philippines Duterte Says Will Quit If Enough Women Protest His Kiss

MANILA – Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte has defended his kiss on the lips of a married Filipino woman in South Korea, and said he will resign if enough women...

Russias Troubled Nureyev Production Sweeps Board At Ballet Awards

MOSCOW – A ballet about Russian dancer Rudolf Nureyev which tested the Kremlin’s tolerance with its evocation of gay romance picked up the major prizes on...

Britain Clears Way For Murdoch To Battle Comcast For Sky

LONDON – Rupert Murdoch faces a 22 billion pound ($29.3 billion) fight with U.S. cable company Comcast for European pay-TV company Sky after Britain cleared his...

Britain Clears Murdochs Bid For Sky If It Sells Sky News

LONDON – Rupert Murdoch will be allowed to buy Sky providing it follows through with a proposal to sell Sky News to Disney or another third party to allay concerns...

Britain To Rule On Rupert Murdochs Bid For Sky On Tuesday

LONDON – Britain will give its verdict on Rupert Murdoch’s pursuit of Sky later on Tuesday, potentially paving the way for the mogul’s Twenty-First...

Rakuten Get 24-carat Exposure From Golden States Finals Run

TOKYO – When Golden State Warriors sharp-shooter Stephen Curry pulls up for one of his signature three-pointers in the NBA Finals, millions of viewers around the...

Britain To Rule On Rupert Murdochs Bid For Sky

LONDON – The British government will give its verdict on Rupert Murdoch’s pursuit of European pay-TV group Sky later on Tuesday, Sky News said....

Young Monks Lead Revival Of Buddhism In Mongolia After Years Of Repression

BARUUNBUREN, Mongolia – Buddhism is one of the world’s oldest religions, but its fate in Mongolia now rests on very young shoulders. The country’s...

Apple Issues New App Store Rules Aimed At Streaming Pc-based Games

– Apple Inc (AAPL.O) on Monday issued new review guidelines for its lucrative App Store platform, after it moved to block plans by Steam, the biggest distributor...

Apple Focuses On Speed Parental Controls In Software Upgrades

SAN JOSE – Apple Inc (AAPL.O) on Monday unveiled software upgrades that would let older iPhones run faster, help parents limit their children’s screen time...