One of Brazil's largest phone companies, Oi SA, has hired an investment bank to examine the possibility of buying a stake in a rival phone company, TIM Participacoes SA, which is controlled by Telecom Italia SpA.
India's newest professional sport, kabaddi, is an ancient Indian game that in its newest incarnation is a high-octane mix of tag and Greco-Roman wrestling. It has been drawing sellout crowds and big TV audiences.
Some of Indonesia's largest telecommunications infrastructure companies including Tower Bersama are among the bidders to buy some of the telecom towers of XL Axiata in a deal that could be worth $500 million, people with knowledge of the matter said.
Burger King Worldwide defended its acquisition of Tim Hortons Inc. as the hamburger chain came under criticism for its effort, backed by billionaire investor Warren Buffett, to move the quintessential American brand to Canada.
A software bug disrupted some Google searches for roughly eight hours early Tuesday, displaying images of what appeared to be a car crash in Russia and sparking speculation that Google had been hacked.