Chinese search engine Baidu Inc. become the first Chinese company to join an artificial intelligence (AI) ethics group led by top US tech firms, amid wider political clashes over AI competition between China and the US.
China is to set up an anti-terrorism alliance with Pakistan, Afghanistan, and Tajikistan, state media said on Thursday, as it seeks to boost coordination with neighbors to tackle what it says is a growing domestic militant threat.
Iran hopes to join an international project in southern France that aims to build the first machine to generate significant amounts of energy using nuclear fusion, which is considered a clean, safe and virtually limitless form of nuclear power.
Air France pilots join embarrassing train, garbage strikes.
About a quarter of Air France pilots began a four-day strike on Saturday to demand better working conditions — the latest challenge to travelers and France's image as it hosts Europe's biggest sporting event.