Major Russian air strikes destroy Kyiv power plant, damage other stations

Tokyo, 12 April, /AJMEDIA/ Russian missiles and drones destroyed a large electricity plant near Kyiv and hit power facilities in several regions of Ukraine on Thursday, officials said, ramping up… Read more

Israel on alert after Iranian threat as Gaza war grinds on

Tokyo, 12 April, /AJMEDIA/ Israel was on alert Thursday after its arch foe Iran threatened reprisals over a strike in Syria this month that killed two Iranian generals, and as… Read more

Osaka looking at ‘bigger picture’ on her tennis comeback

Tokyo, 12 April, /AJMEDIA/ Former world number one Naomi Osaka said Thursday that she was looking at “a bigger picture” and not just results since returning to tennis late last… Read more

Bitcoin miners face survival test in ‘halving’

Tokyo, 12 April, /AJMEDIA/ Miners of bitcoin will soon face a halving of the reward for operating the most popular cryptocurrency, in a pivotal event that is a test of… Read more

Meta turns to AI to protect minors from ‘sextortion’ on Instagram

Tokyo, 12 April, /AJMEDIA/ Meta said on Thursday it was developing new tools to protect teenage users from “sextortion” scams on its Instagram platform, which has been accused by U.S.… Read more

Britain announces Indo-Pacific military exercises with US, Japan

Tokyo, 12 April, /AJMEDIA/ Britain will hold regular joint military exercises in the Indo-Pacific with the United States and Japan from 2025, seeking to boost security in the region, Reuters… Read more

Yen falls to 153 level against dollar for first time in nearly 34 years

Tokyo, 12 April, /AJMEDIA/ The Japanese yen dropped to the 153 range against the US dollar at one point on the New York foreign exchange on Wednesday for the first… Read more

Meta introduces new artificial intelligence training chip

Tokyo, 12 April, /AJMEDIA/ Meta introduced its new artificial intelligence (AI) training chip Wednesday that supports new generative AI products and services, according to Anadolu Agency. The US-based global tech… Read more

Türkiye supports Azerbaijan’s policy – defense minister

Tokyo, 12 April, /AJMEDIA/ The Turkish Armed Forces support the legal positions of friendly countries, especially the Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus (TRNC) and Azerbaijan, contributing to global and regional… Read more

Police uncover and seize ammunition, radiosets in Azerbaijan’s Khankendi

Tokyo, 12 April, /AJMEDIA/ Ammunition and communication equipment have been found and seized in Azerbaijan’s Khankendi city, AJMEDIA reports via the Ministry of Internal Affairs. Following police operations on April… Read more