‘Turn off Galaxy Note 7s immediately’, Samsung tells users as sales halted

‘Turn off Galaxy Note 7s immediately’, Samsung tells users as sales halted

Samsung on Tuesday called a worldwide halt to the sale and exchange of its Galaxy Note 7 smartphone, citing continued safety concerns, and advised all customers to stop using the device immediately. The dramatic warning came in a written statement issued a little over a month after the world’s largest smartphone maker announced a global […]

Pressure mounts on Western powers to halt arms sales to Saudi Arabia

Pressure mounts on Western powers to halt arms sales to Saudi Arabia

As a UN conference on the arms trade kicked off in Geneva on Monday, France, Britain and the United States came under fire from NGOs for selling weapons to Saudi Arabia, which is waging a controversial campaign against Houthi rebels in Yemen. The Swiss city is hosting the second conference on the UN-backed Arms Trade […]