26 Nov 2015
Seoul: The South Korean government on Thursday confirmed that German car giant Volkswagen used software to manipulate emission levels in cars sold in the country and ordered a recall of over 120,000 vehicles.
26 Nov 2015
Los Angeles: California regulators ordered Volkswagen to recall some diesel vehicles equipped with emissions-cheating software in coming months as the German company's pollution scandal widens.
24 Nov 2015
Berlin: German auto giant Volkswagen, mired in a massive emissions cheating scandal, has said it has found technical solutions for more than 90 percent of the vehicles affected in Europe. The recall process is now viable "technically, financially and in terms of manpower. This is good news," chief executive Matthias Mueller said yesterday.
27 Nov 2015
New Delhi: A city-based school teacher has moved the National Green Tribunal against the Indian arm of German automobile firm Volkswagen seeking a ban on sale of its vehicles in the country as it allegedly flouted emission norms.
21 Nov 2015
Wolfsburg: Volkswagen AG cut 1 billion euros (USD1.1 billion) from its 2016 investment plan yesterday, as its emissions cheating scandal expanded to include tens of thousands more US vehicles.
09 Oct 2015
Skhirat: The United Nations proposed a national unity government to Libya's warring factions yesterday to end their conflict, but the deal faces resistance from Tripoli's self-declared rulers and hardliners on the ground.
21 Nov 2015
Washington: Volkswagen's emissions cheating scandal widened as the US Environmental Protection Agency said that clandestine software allowing six-cylinder Volkswagen diesel engines to cheat on pollution tests is on more models than originally thought.
13 Nov 2015
Brasilia: German automaker Volkswagen was fined 50 million Reais (USD 13.1 million) by the Brazilian Institute of the Environment and Renewable Natural Resources (Ibama) for modifying vehicles to falsely pass environmental regulations, the government announced on Thursday.
04 Nov 2015
New Delhi: The government today will issue notice to Volkswagen Group over 'significant variations' that have been found by testing agency ARAI in on-road emission levels, compared to laboratory measurements, of the firm's three diesel models in India - Jetta, Audi A4 and Vento.
25 Sep 2012
Libya's slain dictator Muammar Gaddafi used to kidnap and rape girls to fulfill his routine sexual desires reveals a new book Les Proies: Dans le harem de Kadhafi (Prey: In Gaddafi’s Harem).