Breaking News

Latest News

GDPR: EU data protection regulation comes into force

The new EU data protection rules will give people more rights over how personal information is used. READ MORE

Apple awarded $539m in US patent case against Samsung

A US court ordered Samsung to pay Apple damages in a patent dispute which began in 2011. READ MORE

Brazil reaches deal with hauliers to suspend fuel strike

The government will scrap a fuel tax to allow negotiations with lorry drivers for the next 15 days. READ MORE

North Korea ready to talk 'at any time' with Donald Trump

The vice-foreign minister calls the US decision to cancel the 12 June summit "extremely regrettable". READ MORE

Game of Thrones concert goes on tour

Composer Ramin Djawadi will use local orchestras alongside his own soloists as he travels across Europe READ MORE

Kim Jong Un-Trump summit: How did it all fall apart?

Analyst Ankit Panda examines how the planned 12 June Singapore leaders' summit fell apart. READ MORE

The strawberry-picking robots doing a job humans won't

Strawberry producers say labour shortages are driving them to find robotic fruit pickers instead. READ MORE

Saving flood water to get through the droughts

The couple whose "bhungroo" invention is protecting thousands of farmers from drought and monsoon floods. READ MORE

Angelina Jolie's Breadwinner spotlights Afghan girls' plight

The actress has produced an animation about the struggle faced by women living under the Taliban. READ MORE

Why DR Congo is confident it will halt Ebola

Despite its vast size and dilapidated health system, DR Congo is confident that it can contain the current outbreak of Ebola, which is thought to have killed 27 people. READ MORE

Quiz: What caused Oprah's quick change?

7 days quiz: It's the weekly news quiz - have you been paying attention to what's been going on in the world over the past seven days? READ MORE

'I took 57 painkillers a day to get high'

Cheap and easy to obtain, the painkiller Tramadol has millions of Egyptians hooked on getting high. READ MORE