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Japan makes ‘online insults’ punishable by imprisonment after TV star’s suicide

Japan’s parliament has passed legislation making “online insults” punishable by imprisonment. It comes amid rising public concern over cyberbullying sparked by the suicide of reality television star Hana Kimura, who had faced social media abuse. Under the amendment to the country’s penal code – set… Read More »Japan makes ‘online insults’ punishable by imprisonment after TV star’s suicide

US preparing to approve advanced long-range rocket system for Ukraine as Russian TV host warns of crossing a ‘red line’

The administration is leaning toward sending the systems as part of a larger package of military and security assistance to Ukraine, which could be announced as soon as next week. Another system Ukraine has asked for is the High Mobility Artillery Rocket System, known as… Read More »US preparing to approve advanced long-range rocket system for Ukraine as Russian TV host warns of crossing a ‘red line’