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How Australia's extreme heat might be here to stay

How Australia’s extreme heat might be here to stay

Warmer seas are turning Great Barrier Reef turtles female, a study has found A section of highway connecting Sydney and Melbourne started to melt. Bats fell dead from the trees, struck down by the heat….


Czech president takes early lead in poll

Czech president takes early lead in poll

Milos Zeman remains popular in rural areas Czech President Milos Zeman has taken an early lead as votes are counted in the presidential election. With 30% of results in, he had 42% with nearest rival…


Why are there so few female engineers?

Why are there so few female engineers?

The UK needs to produce thousands more engineers Fewer than one in 10 engineers in the UK are female – the lowest percentage in Europe, according to the Women’s Engineering Society. Latvia, Bulgaria and Cyprus…


Macron demands UN protection for baguette

Macron demands UN protection for baguette

Baguettes being judged during a Paris competition last April The French baguette should be listed as a Unesco cultural treasure, says France’s President Emmanuel Macron. "The baguette is the envy of the whole world," he…


Bodies found in tanker rescue off China

Bodies found in tanker rescue off China

Salvage workers managed to board the burning oil tanker on Saturday Salvage workers have managed to board a burning oil tanker off China’s coast, recovering the bodies of two crewmen before smoke forced them to…



Father charged with adopted girl's murder

Father charged with adopted girl’s murder

The adopted father of Sherin Mathews had changed his story about her disappearance The US father of an adopted three-year-old girl has been charged with capital murder after an autopsy ruled she died from "homicidal…


How social media reshaped WWE wrestling

How social media reshaped WWE wrestling

Enable it in your browser or download Flash Player here .Sorry, you need Flash to play this. WATCH: WWE’s Stephanie McMahon on social media pressure WATCH: WWE’s Stephanie McMahon on social media pressure Stephanie McMahon…


Trump's 'racist' remarks and invite 'snub'

Trump’s ‘racist’ remarks and invite ‘snub’

The Guardian reports that US President Donald Trump has been branded "a shocking and shameful racist" by the UN human rights office, following remarks he made about immigration in a meeting with senators. Mr Trump…