Asifa Bano: Rape and murder of eight-year-old girl highlights tensions between Indian Hindus and...

She was an eight-year-old girl, who, while grazing her horses in a meadow in northern India in January, followed a man...

John Boehner: Ex-Republican speaker joins marijuana firm despite previously being ‘unalterably opposed’ to legalisation

A former senior Republican politician, who for many years was “unalterably opposed” to the legalisation of cannabis, is to join the...

Gulf Stream current at ‘record low’ with potentially devastating consequences for weather, warn scientists

Catastrophic changes in global weather patterns could be on the horizon as scientists confirm the warming Atlantic current has reached a...

Robert Mueller requests 35 blank subpoenas against former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort

Special counsel Robert Mueller has petitioned a judge for 35 blank subpoenas as a part of its case against Donald Trump's former...

US state senate approves law banning sex with animals by 25 votes to 10

Louisiana’s state senate has approved a bill explicitly banning sex with animals by 25 votes to 10. The bill, which now goes to the...

Mark Zuckerberg dodges tough questions in second day of congress hearing

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg has endured a gruelling five-hour hearing before the US House of Representatives, facing tough questions about how the...