TOKYO—Now that Yahoo Inc. YHOO -0.30 % 's board is weighing a sale of the company's core Internet business, any shortlist of potential buyers would feature a perennial candidate, SoftBank Group Corp.
... * U.S. stockpiles rise despite expectations of a fall. * China's manufacturing sector contracts. * OPEC expected to maintain high output (Updates prices).
CANBERRA, Australia - Australia's weather bureau refused to comment on a media report on Wednesday that it has been hacked in a cyberattack that compromised sensitive systems across the federal government.
Union environment minister Prakash Javadekar on Wednesday refused to link the rain-ravaged situation in Tamil Nadu directly to climate change, saying it was natural calamity.
BANGKOK Thai Prime Minister Prayuth Chan-ocha on Wednesday ordered officials to improve aviation safety standards after the U.S. Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) downgraded Thailand's safety ratings.