Ottawa's apparent refusal to grant visas to the most senior Russian and Chinese delegates at a prestigious international astronautical conference Monday blindsided the head of Canada's space agency, who was left struggling to come up with an explanation.
A pilot, a lawyer, a police officer and other South African members of an alleged poaching ring accused of killing two dozen rhinos over several years appeared Monday in a court in Pretoria, South Africa's capital.
Next windows 8 software version may be cruial for Microsoft's future. With its tablet-like touch controls, Windows 8 had been Microsoft's answer to slumping sales in personal computers amid a rising demand for mobile devices.
Canadians living outside Toronto often complain Torontonians think their city is the centre of the universe, but this week it really is as the city hosts a meeting of experts on all things astronomical.
China in recent days has busted a slew of smugglers bringing Apple iPhone 6 models into the country ahead of their official release here, with officials on Sunday reporting the latest seizure of 453 smartphones in Shanghai.
A popular hiking site in central Japan turned into a death trap Saturday when a volcano erupted. At least 31 people are believed to have been killed at Mount Ontake, though authorities have only begun recovering the bodies.
As Apple scrambled to fix a software glitch that left some of its new iPhones unable to make calls, some analysts said Thursday that the tech company is doing the right thing by quickly acknowledging and apologizing for the problem