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Eleven Taxi Drivers Shot Dead In South Africa On Return From Funeral

JOHANNESBURG – Gunmen have shot dead 11 taxi drivers returning to Johannesburg from the funeral of a colleague in Kwa-Zulu Natal, a police spokesman said on...

Arrest Warrant Issued For Man Suspected Of Knife Attack On German Bus

BERLIN – A German court has issued an arrest warrant for a German-Iranian man suspected of carrying out a knife attack on a bus in the northern city of Luebeck but...

Man Arrested After Knife Attack On German Bus

BERLIN – A man armed with a knife attacked people on a bus in the northern German city of Luebeck on Friday, wounding at least 14 people, two seriously, before...

Weary Venezuelans Rely On Dog Cart Transports As Buses Succumb To Crisis

VALENCIA, Venezuela – On a recent afternoon, a crowd of hundreds massed on the sidewalk outside an exit from the subway in the central Venezuelan city of Valencia....

Car Share Operators Jump In As Paris Autolib Scheme Withers

PARIS – A string of private car-share operators are revving up business in Paris as the pioneering city-run Autolib scheme comes to an end and city authorities...

Softbanks Son Says Japan Is Stupid To Disallow Ride-sharing

TOKYO – SoftBank Group Corp Chief Executive Masayoshi Son blasted Japan on Thursday for not allowing ride-sharing services, calling it “stupid” and...

Softbanks Son Says Japan Is Stupid For Not Allowing Ride-sharing

TOKYO – SoftBank Group Corp Chief Executive Masayoshi Son slammed on Thursday the Japanese government’s ride-sharing ban and said the country had fallen...

Malaysia Pm Says To Negotiate Deferment Of High-speed Rail Link With Singapore

KUALA LUMPUR – Malaysia will look to negotiate the deferment of a high-speed rail project with Singapore, Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad said on Thursday....

Uber Names New Privacy Chief Data Protection Officer

– Uber Technologies Inc [UBER.UL] appointed Ruby Zefo as chief privacy officer and Simon Hania as data protection officer, a company spokesman told Reuters on...

Light Rail Line In Nigerias Capital Opens To Passengers

ABUJA – Nigeria has opened a new Chinese-built light railway network in the capital Abuja after 11 years of construction, a rare transport project in a nation...