Violence against NHS staff rockets as cuts cause ‘hostile’ environment, warns report

Tens of thousands of NHS workers faced physical violence from patients and the public last year as a new analysis shows pressure from funding cuts and...

Pulitzer Prize: New York Times, Washington Post and The New Yorker win for Weinstein...

Exposes on mogul Harvey Weinstein that helped spark the #MeToo movement and coverage of Russian election interference earned top 2018 Pulitzer prizes. <!--*/

Plan by right-wing extremists to disrupt World Cup thwarted, says Russian chief prosecutor

Russia’s chief prosecutor says law enforcement agencies have thwarted an alleged plot by right-wing soccer fans to derail events at the World Cup.  Prosecutor General Yuri Chaika’s...

Trump 2020 campaign spent 20 per cent of its money on legal fees during...

President Donald Trump’s re-election campaign has focused roughly 20 per cent of its spending in the first three months of the year on legal fees, according...

‘Most Instagrammable Hotel’ in the world is in the Maldives

The world’s “Most Instagrammable Hotel” is in the Maldives, according to Luxury Travel Advisor magazine.  Despite recent violence and a state of emergency in the Indian Ocean archipelago,...

Europe’s top clubs opposed to Fifa expansion plans for 2022 World Cup and Club...

Top leagues across Europe are opposed to Fifa’s expansion plans for the 2022 World Cup and future editions of the Club World Cup, the European Leagues...

Frenchman becomes first person to undergo two full facial transplants

A Frenchman has become the first person in history to undergo two full face transplants. Jerome Hamon, 43, left hospital last week for the first time since...

Alex Jones sued for defamation by families of Sandy Hook victims over hoax claims

Controversial radio host Alex Jones has been sued by the parents of several Sandy Hook shooting victims over his claims that the 2012 massacre was staged. Three...

Taliban destruction inspires Google virtual reality museum preserving Wonders of the World

The destruction of 1,500-year-old Buddhist statues at the hands of the Taliban in 2001 has sparked a virtual reality conservation project that now has the backing of Google. The Open Heritage project aims to recreate...

US Supreme Court restricts deportation of immigrant criminals just as Trump looks to increase...

The Supreme Court has ruled to restrict mandatory deportation of immigrants convicted of some crimes, just as President Donald Trump’s administration is looking to increase them. In a...

TRENDING RIGHT NOW