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Johnson & Johnson to pay $4.7bn damages in talc cancer case

Thu, 07/12/2018 - 11:43pm
It is the largest payout over allegations that Johnson & Johnson's talc-based products cause cancer.

China industrial park explosion kills 19

Thu, 07/12/2018 - 9:21pm
Huge fire and plumes of smoke were seen at the chemical facility.

'See you in court' - lotto winner to nephew

Thu, 07/12/2018 - 7:42pm
Both posing with the giant cheque, the Nova Scotia lottery winners openly feuded over the winnings.

Koster - the South African town where residents took back control

Thu, 07/12/2018 - 7:40pm
Angered by corruption allegations, residents of the South African town of Koster chased away the mayor and took over.

Iceman's last meal was high-fat, high-calorie feast

Thu, 07/12/2018 - 7:39pm
Mountain goat, red deer, cereal grains and a toxic fern: What our ancestors ate 5,000 years ago.

Kylie Jenner: How the reality teen founded a cosmetics empire

Thu, 07/12/2018 - 7:32pm
Kylie Jenner is not old enough to drink alcohol in the US yet, but is worth almost $1bn.

Why Bengalis are split over their food

Thu, 07/12/2018 - 7:29pm
Columnist Rajyasree Sen traces the culinary clash between Bangladesh and India's West Bengal.

What are the rules around flying a Trump balloon?

Thu, 07/12/2018 - 7:25pm
What are the rules around flying a Donald Trump balloon in Central London?

Phone in the right hand? You're a hacker!

Thu, 07/12/2018 - 7:21pm
How firms are using cutting-edge techniques to stop cyber criminals breaching their networks.

Living with facials scars in Nigeria

Thu, 07/12/2018 - 7:11pm
Nigerian Olatunbosun Damilola says the facial scars her parents gave her mean she faces discrimination.

Puerto Rico flag row prompts hate crime case for Illinois man

Thu, 07/12/2018 - 7:04pm
A 62-year-old man who allegedly harangued a Latina picnicker faces felony hate crime charges.

Fake Twitter users: Celebrities lose followers amid crackdown

Thu, 07/12/2018 - 6:47pm
Some users, such as Katy Perry and Barak Obama, lost more than two million followers.

Trump 'riding a unicorn over a rainbow', says ex-spokesman Spicer

Thu, 07/12/2018 - 6:32pm
Sean Spicer, the ex-Trump spokesman, describes the president as a political myth in his new book.

Trump: Brexit plan 'will probably kill' US trade deal

Thu, 07/12/2018 - 6:04pm
The US president also says the UK's blueprint for Brexit is "a much different deal than the people voted on".

Ex-Pakistan PM Nawaz Sharif returns to face 'jail cell'

Thu, 07/12/2018 - 4:41pm
Ousted leader Nawaz Sharif is heading home to Pakistan, despite facing a 10-year prison sentence.

EU's Jean-Claude Juncker filmed stumbling at Nato event

Thu, 07/12/2018 - 4:22pm
The European Commission president had to be supported by other leaders from the alliance.

Sparks fly in FBI agent's Trump testimony

Thu, 07/12/2018 - 3:52pm
A congressman snaps "I don't give a damn", as Peter Strzok defends his scathing texts.

Mays welcome Trumps at Blenheim Palace

Thu, 07/12/2018 - 3:30pm
After keeping Theresa and Philip May waiting, the US president and first lady arrived in the car known as "The Beast".

Ireland set to be first country to end investment in fossil fuels

Thu, 07/12/2018 - 3:19pm
Ireland will become the first country to stop public investments in the fuels when its law passes.

North Korea fails to attend talks on repatriation of US war dead

Thu, 07/12/2018 - 1:42pm
Pyongyang pledged at June's Singapore summit with Donald Trump to return more remains of US troops.


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