Japanese airline forces wheelchair user to crawl on board

28 Jun

Japanese low-cost carrier Vanilla Air asked a man paralysed from the waist down to climb a ladder to enter the plane, saying safety rules prohibited him from being carried aboard. The incident triggered outrage, prompting the airline to a…


Ukraine cyberattacks disrupt some Chernobyl radiation checks

27 Jun

The Chernobyl nuclear power plant, where a huge meltdown occurred in 1986, has had its radiation monitoring equipment knocked out by the mass cyberattack sweeping Ukraine, though most other systems are functioning as normal. Read Full Art…


Russian sub test-fires ICBM across Eurasia

26 Jun

A Russian submarine has successfully launched a missile from the Barents Sea near Norway to a test site in the Kamchatka Peninsula in the Far East, the Russian Defense Ministry reports. Read Full Article at RT.com