Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen no more

Paul Allen, the billionaire co-founder of Microsoft, died at 65. He was an investor, entrepreneur and philanthropist who influenced many aspects of modern life — from technology and science to sports and music. On Monday, Allen’s investment firm Vulcan released a statement announcing his death. Continue Reading

Trump for severe punishment in Saudi journo’s disappearance

US President Donald Trump has vowed “severe punishment” if Saudi Arabia was behind the disappearance of its dissident journalist Jamal Khashoggi who is feared killed at the kingdom’s consulate in Turkey. Continue Reading

North, South Korea agree upon railway ceremony next month

The two Koreas will hold a groundbreaking ceremony for the reconnection of their railways and roads as early as next month, they agreed Monday, as Seoul pursues an approach to the nuclear-armed North increasingly diverging from the US. Continue Reading

Fortune 500 medical technology firm announces new India head

Michigan-based Fortune 500 medical technology firm Stryker has announced a new head of Indian operations as part of its plan to tap the highly lucrative market, especially after the recent launch of Ayushman Bharat scheme. Continue Reading