DHAKA: Bangladesh’s government said Tuesday it was planning to sue the Federal Reserve Bank of New York after hackers allegedly stole nearly $100 million from a reserve account.
KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia’s attorney-general cleared Prime Minister Najib Razak of any criminal offences or corruption on Tuesday, closing investigations into a murky multi-million-dollar funding scandal that his opponents had hoped would bring him down.
SAN FRANCISCO: Facebook Inc has enabled users without an account to sign up for its Messenger app with a phone number, the social media company said on Wednesday, in another move to broaden the app’s reach and make it a standalone platform.
NEW DELHI: An anonymous Twitter handle which built up a wide following for its salacious gossip about India’s elite fell silent Friday after a woman journalist complained to police over a series of sexually offensive posts.
KARACHI: Twitter has suspended the account of Jamaat-ud-Dawa’s welfare wing ” Falah-e-Insaniat Foundation Pakistan” on its website on Wednesday.
WASHINGTON: “Hello, Twitter! It’s Barack. Really! Six years in, they’re finally giving me my own account.”
WASHINGTON: Hackers calling themselves “CyberCaliphate” threatened U.S. President Barack Obama and his family when they took control of Newsweek magazine’s Twitter account on Tuesday with the words “Je suIS IS,” a reference to Islamic State and the deadly attack at French newspaper Charlie Hebdo.
WASHINGTON: US Central Command suspended its Twitter page on Monday after a group declaring sympathy for Islamic State jihadists hacked its social media accounts and posted internal documents.
NEW DELHI: A popular pro-Islamic State Twitter account traced to an Indian engineer was back up on Monday as police combed through tens of thousands of followers to identify sympathisers of the militant group.
DUBAI: A Twitter account associated with Iranian Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamanei said on Wednesday that a U.S. Senate report into CIA torture showed the U.S. government was a “symbol of tyranny against humanity”.