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US military sticks with Microsoft for $10 billion cloud contract

US military sticks with Microsoft for $10 billion cloud contract

After a second look at proposals for the "JEDI" cloud computing contract, the Pentagon concluded anew that Microsoft is the preferred choice. The US Department of Defense said Friday...
MacKenzie Scott has become the world's richest woman

MacKenzie Scott has become the world’s richest woman

MacKenzie Scott — philanthropist, author and ex-wife of Amazon (AMZN) CEO Jeff Bezos — is now the wealthiest woman in the world. Scott's net worth is now $68 billion, propelling her past...
Germany begins allocating €40 billion to coal regions to start phase-out

Germany begins allocating €40 billion to coal regions to start phase-out

By 2038, Germany’s last coal-fired power plants are expected to be shut down. To reorient the regions economically, however, they are to be replaced by research institutions and companies. A coordination committee...
Chinese Air Force redeployed J-20 fighters near LAC days before fresh intrusion bid

Chinese Air Force redeployed J-20 fighters near LAC days before fresh intrusion bid

Days before the PLA troops carried out provocative movements’ at Pangong Lake in Ladakh, Chinese Air Force had redeployed its J-20 fighter aircraft near the LAC. The Chinese Air...
IAF to formally induct Rafale jets on September 10

IAF to formally induct Rafale jets on September 10

The arrival of the jets in July coincided with the ongoing India-China border tensions in Ladakh The Indian Air Force (IAF) will formally induct Rafale fighters at the Ambala...
Jeff Bezos is now worth a whopping $200 billion

Jeff Bezos is now worth a whopping $200 billion

Jeff Bezos was already the world's richest man. Now his net worth has skyrocketed once again, setting another new record.On Wednesday, the Amazon CEO's wealth reached an estimated $202 billion, according to...
Coronavirus: Flights within China to 'fully recover' next month

Coronavirus: Flights within China to ‘fully recover’ next month

Flights within China should fully recover by the start of next month according to a global travel data firm. Air travel has been picking up gradually since the coronavirus...
China Fires 'carrier Killer' Missile In Disputed Sea

China Fires ‘carrier Killer’ Missile In Disputed Sea

China's military testfired two missiles into the South China Sea, including a carrier killer military analysts suggest might have been developed to attack U.S. forces, a newspaper reported Thursday.
US spy planes fly into Chinese airspace during drills, 2nd day in a row

US spy planes fly into Chinese airspace during drills, 2nd day in a row

Both the Chinese foreign and defence ministries have lashed out at the US for sending spy planes into mainland airspace during military drills; the foreign ministry has lodged a formal protest.
Russia hopes agreement with India soon on IGLA-S anti-air missile

Russia hopes agreement with India soon on IGLA-S anti-air missile

India has signed an intergovernmental agreement with Russia to the manufacturing of spare parts of Russian equipment supplied to India. New Delhi: Continuing the close defence partnership, Russia has...

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