North Korea confirms ICBM test; warns of ‘long’ US confrontation | Weapons News

[ad_1] North Korea says it test-fired its biggest intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) on the orders of leader Kim Jong Un to boost its defences and prepare for a “long confrontation” with the United States, state media reported on Friday. Kim, dressed in a black leather jacket and sunglasses, oversaw the Thursday launch of what was … Read more

Shareholders at troubled Toshiba vote down spin-off plan | Business and Economy

[ad_1] Separate activist shareholder-backed motion to solicit buyout offers also fails to gain sufficient support. Toshiba Corp shareholders on Thursday voted against its plan to spin off its devices unit, but a separate motion backed by activist shareholders that called for the conglomerate to solicit buyout offers also failed to gain sufficient support. The result … Read more