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N.Korea says missile test part of defense effort

Outsiders also saw a significant technological jump, with the test-fire apparently flying higher and for a longer time period than any other such previous missile. And after years of furtive activity in North Korea, attempts to placate the Communist state seem to have only encouraged its unsafe leaders. North Korea said the warhead flew 490 miles, reaching an altitude of 1,312 miles at the highest angle to prevent endangering neighbouring countries.



Important Points India Made Against Pak At UN Court

We are disappointed that India did not take the opportunity to be transparent. Dr Faisal said Indian Spy was traveling to Pakistan on fake Indian Passport and India was informed by Pakistan about Yadav's espionage activities. On the other hand, according to media reports, Pakistan is likely to base its case at the International Court of Justice (ICJ) against India on the confession statement of Indian national Kulbhushan Jadhav, a media report said.



Microsoft says WannaCry ransomware cyberattack should be wake up call for governments

It comes after more than 200,000 victims in around 150 countries were infected by the ransomware which originated in the United Kingdom and Spain on Friday before spreading around the world. Gas stations: State-run media in China reported that some gas stations saw their digital payment systems shut down, forcing customers to bring cash.



Thornbury Health Centre hit in NHS cyber attack

The most disruptive cyberattack in the history of Britain's National Health Service propelled a debate over state hospital funding to the center of the election campaign on Monday, though officials said there had been no second wave of infections.



Putin condemns North Korea missile test

The United States called the missile launch a message to South Korea, days after Moon took office pledging to engage Pyongyang in dialogue and keep up global pressure to impede the North's arms pursuit. It was test-fired at a steep angle, reaching an altitude of more than 1,300 miles, according to North Korean state media. Moon has advocated dialogue with North Korea to denuclearize.