The birds' beauty belies their often menacing and destructive nature
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Wednesday 15 January 2014
The intelligence agency reportedly inserted radio-transmitters into computers via spies and unwitting users to crack disconnected devices
Tuesday 14 January 2014
Well-wishers queued outside to pay their respects at the temple where the 17-year-old was laid to rest
Monday 06 January 2014
Liz Cheney, the daughter of the former Vice-President Dick Cheney, is abandoning her attempt to win a seat in the Senate, according to reports.
Sunday 29 December 2013
Author whose accounts of his battles with depression gave hope to young people who were similarly afflicted
Monday 02 December 2013
Downing St make official complaint after financial journalist on PM's delegation banned from only official public event
Wednesday 20 November 2013
It is another example of Beijing’s increasing pressure on foreign news organisations to drop embarrassing stories about the country's leaders
Wednesday 20 November 2013
Software to deter theft will not be pre-installed on Samsung smartphones, with networks fearing profitable insurance policies will be affected
Sunday 10 November 2013
Out of America: He has been nailed for using in a book of his a passage taken from Forbes magazine – but only in America could it threaten his promising career
Friday 11 October 2013
Changes to the company's terms and services opens the possibility of 'social' advertising
Wednesday 02 October 2013
Writer was a canny businessman who managed to turn himself into a brand, spawning successful film and video game franchises
Tuesday 01 October 2013
A partial shutdown of the US government has begun after the two houses of Congress failed to agree a budget last night, with the Republican-led House of Representatives adamant they would only agree to a deal if it included a delay to the start of Obamacare, the President’s package of health reforms.
IPCC report increases certainty humans are to blame for climate change. This is what you can do about it....
Friday 27 September 2013
Right, so, it might not be exactly YOUR FAULT, but it's not entirely not your fault either. The IPCC climate change report, released today in Stockholm, has upped the certainty that man is the dominant cause of climate change to 95 per cent. Pretty certain, overall. And unless you happen to be an ape blessed with extraordinary powers of literacy, the fact that you're understanding this sentence implicates you in the whole heating mess. So here are ten Dos and Don'ts you can follow to cook the planet an infinitesimally smaller amount...
‘Great Firewall of China’ closes for business in financial district: Government lifts Shanghai ban on Facebook and Twitter to make foreign investors 'feel at home'
Tuesday 24 September 2013
Banned websites including the New York Times will only be available in specially designated economic zone
Friday 20 September 2013
New York critics split on the Lord of the Rings star's performance in David Leveaux's production of the Shakespeare classic
Monday 16 September 2013
The 2022 tournament is expected to be moved to winter
British actor Idris Elba cannot star as James Bond because he is black, says shock jock Rush Limbaugh
Rozanne Duncan: Ukip expels councillor for 'jaw-dropping' comments made in BBC TV interview
Germany anti-Islam protests: 17,000 march on Dresden against 'Islamification of the West'
Ukip member gets into Christmas spirit with Union Flag plea to Santa 'for our country back'
BBC director Danny Cohen: Rising UK antisemitism makes me feel more uncomfortable than ever
Alex Salmond has 'broken his word to the Scottish people' says Scottish Lib Dem leader
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