Dissected new iPhones reveal Intel, Micron, Toshiba parts

Dissected new iPhones reveal Intel, Micron, Toshiba parts

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – Apple Inc’s (AAPL.O) latest iPhones hit stores around the world on Friday, featuring components made by Intel Corp (INTC.O) and Toshiba (6502.T) among others, according to two firms that cracked open the iPhone Xs and Xs Max models. Boxes of iPhones purchased by customers are pictured next to an iPhone XS […]

As typhoons get stronger, Asia must build better, experts say

As typhoons get stronger, Asia must build better, experts say

KUALA LUMPUR (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – Population growth, rapid urbanization and unfettered development of coastal areas in the Asia-Pacific region, are increasing the risk of heavy damage from powerful typhoons, experts said. Rescuers continue their search for missing miners in a landslide caused by Typhoon Mangkhut at a small-scale mining camp in Itogon, Benguet, in […]

Apple Launches New iPhones (Again). Here's a Guide.

Apple Launches New iPhones (Again). Here's a Guide.

Two of the newest iPhones hit stores Friday, with predictable scenes of customers around the world lining up outside Apple Inc. stores and the decade-old guessing game over how strong demand will be for the technology giant’s latest gadgets. Sales of the iPhone XS and XS Max, unveiled Sept. 12, began Friday at 8 a.m. […]

PM Imran offers role to heal Middle East conflicts

PM Imran offers role to heal Middle East conflicts

PHOTO: GOVERNMENT OF PAKISTAN ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan reaffirmed Pakistan’s support for Saudi Arabia and offered to play a reconciliatory role to end all conflicts in the Middle East, which were ‘weakening us all’. “In the Middle East, we will like (to play a) reconciliatory role to bring the Muslim world together. This will be […]

Fast Europe Open: France, Germany PMIs

Fast Europe Open: France, Germany PMIs

The UK’s National Crime Agency has opened a criminal investigation into a UK entity with links to the Danske Bank branch at the centre of a €200bn money-laundering scandal. The investigation, thought to be the first by UK authorities to centre on events at Denmark’s biggest lender, comes as Danske is facing increasing scrutiny around […]

Travel center part of Navajo plan to develop I-40 corridor

Travel center part of Navajo plan to develop I-40 corridor

LEUPP, Ariz. (AP) — The Navajo Nation is bringing student interns on board as it develops and builds a travel center at the tribe’s casino east of Flagstaff. Up to 20 Navajo college students will work on the project that’s expected to be complete next summer. Officials broke ground Thursday. Plans for the travel center […]

The secrecy and shame around women's cancers

The secrecy and shame around women's cancers

Illustration: Jayachandran/Mint Mumbai: After coming out of a debulking surgery and starting chemotherapy for low-grade serous ovarian cancer a year ago, I began my search for ovarian cancer support groups. Just after a cancer diagnosis, the non-cancer population can seem inadequate to help, sometimes in our second life haze, even shallow. What a newly diagnosed […]