US & World

World Cup 2018: Fifa investigates 'homophobic chanting' by Mexico fans

Mexico’s Hirving Lozano scored the only goal of the opening Group F game Fifa is investigating alleged homophobic chants by Mexico fans during the 1-0 World Cup win over defending champions Germany on Sunday. Sunday’s chants were allegedly directed at Germany goalkeeper Manuel Neuer at the Luzhniki Stadium in Moscow. The Mexican Football Federation (FMF) […]

Israel charges ex-minister Gonen Segev with spying for Iran

Trump wades into German migration row

Diane Rwigara: Rwandan politician's assets auctioned

World Cup 2018: Romelu Lukaku says some Belgians 'want to see me fail'

Trump migrant separation policy: Children 'in cages' in Texas



Review needed on medicinal cannabis cases, says May

Image copyright Reuters Image caption Twelve-year-old Billy Caldwell – pictured with his mother Charlotte – has severe epilepsy There is a need to review how cases for the medical use of cannabis are handled, the prime minister has said. Theresa May made the comment after a special licence was granted allowing Billy Caldwell, 12, to […]

How does gaming affect your brain?

HPV vaccine cuts cancer-causing infection

Hundreds of breast cancer patients 'denied reconstruction'


YouTube's paid music and video services come to UK

Image copyright YouTube Image caption YouTube announced the expansion of its subscription services at a London press conference YouTube is expanding its subscription-based music and video services to the UK and a further 11 countries. The “premium” facilities strip ads from the platform’s content and allow it to be downloaded rather than just streamed. The […]

Huawei rejects Australia security concerns

Facebook cuts out gun-accessory ads for children

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'Dumpling-shaped' space rock comes into view

A Japanese space probe has been sending back images as it approaches its target, the asteroid Ryugu. Source link


Hong Kong's fish are eating plastic – and people could be too

A lot of Hong Kong’s fish contains tiny bits of plastic that could end up on your plate. Source link


Horsefly season: How to avoid being bitten

It is horsefly season, which means all those enjoying the countryside should watch out for bites. Source link