NATO destroys Tripoli’s airport radar
Libya: NATO warplanes have destroyed the radar
antenna at Tripoli’s International Airport, claiming it was used for
military purposes by Libyan ruler Muammar Gaddafi’s regime.
‘Air-conditioned clothes’ help Japan beat heat
Japan: As jackets go it looks far from
fashionable, but its Japanese maker cannot meet sky-rocketing demand
for “air conditioned” coats with built-in fans. Kuchofuku Co. Ltd —
whose name literally means “air-conditioned clothing” — has seen
orders soar amid power shortages in Japan after the devastating
March 11 earthquake and tsunami.
Murdochs,Brooks in dock over phone-hacking scandal
Dramatic showdown with British lawmakers:
UK: Media tycoon Rupert Murdoch, son James and
former top aide Rebekah Brooks on Tuesday faced a dramatic showdown
with British lawmakers over the phone-hacking scandal which has
enraged the nation.