banner
Luca Minutello

Man arrested in killing of engaged Boston doctors

Image copyright CBS A man is in custody over the double murder of two doctors found dead in a luxury penthouse in Boston – reportedly tied up with their throats...

Zero hours workers are ‘missing out on paid holidays’

Image copyright Getty Images Thousands of workers on zero hours contracts miss out on paid holiday because they are lied to or do not know their rights, it has been...

UK house prices in first quarterly fall since 2012

Image copyright Getty Images UK house prices are “stagnating” and have actually fallen in the last three months, according to the Halifax. In the three...

Ofcom to probe high cost of directory enquiry calls

Image copyright 118 118 Image caption 118 118 has spent tens of millions on television advertising Telecoms regulator Ofcom says it is “very concerned” about...

The world’s largest artificial sun

Scientists at the German Aerospace Center, in Juelich, are using 149 film projector lights to produce a glare that is 10,000 times the intensity of natural sunlight on...

Rare flowers destroyed in Australia after paperwork error

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption The flowers (not pictured) were on loan from the National Museum of Natural History in Paris Australian biosecurity officers...

Trump shadow hangs over climate talks opening

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Fears are growing that President Trump may withdraw the US from the Paris climate agreement Climate negotiators meeting in...

Child abuse site creator jailed for 30 years

Image copyright Thinkstock Image caption A mistake helped police forces find the location of the Playpen site The man who created what is believed to be the...

Facebook publishes fake news ads in UK papers

Image copyright PA Facebook has broadened its campaign to raise awareness about fake news, by publishing adverts in the UK press. The ads, in papers including The Times,...

Guardian Soulmates users hit with spam after data exposure

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Guardian Soulmates took action after users said they had received spam containing information from their profiles Users of...