Facebook value drops by $37bn amid privacy backlash
3/20/2018 1:10:00 PM (GMT+7)
 Facebook's shares have fallen sharply, wiping $37bn off the firm's value, as it faces questions from US and UK politicians about its privacy rules.

Texas explosions: New Austin blast 'may be tripwire-activated'
3/19/2018 3:47:00 PM (GMT+7)
 Police in Austin, Texas, have warned the public that a fourth explosion there may pose a new threat.

Australia bushfire: Dozens of buildings feared lost in Tathra
3/19/2018 2:10:00 PM (GMT+7)
 More than 70 homes and buildings are feared to have been destroyed in a bushfire in Australia, authorities say.

Hawking: Did he change views on disability?
3/19/2018 5:00:00 PM (GMT+7)
 Stephen Hawking was both one of the world's most famous scientists and most famous disabled people.

Russia election: Vladimir Putin wins by big margin
3/19/2018 11:35:42 AM (GMT+7)
 Vladimir Putin will lead Russia for another six years, after securing an expected victory in Sunday's presidential election.

French baker disputes fine for opening every day
3/16/2018 1:49:15 PM (GMT+7)
 A French baker has been fined €3,000 (£2,650) for opening his business seven days a week, breaking labour rules.

Blackberry modified to 'help drug cartels'
3/16/2018 2:30:00 PM (GMT+7)
 The chief executive of a company that created highly-secure smartphones allegedly used by some of the world's most notorious criminals has been indicted.

At least four dead in Florida university bridge collapse
3/16/2018 11:13:59 AM (GMT+7)
 At least four people are dead and 10 others are injured after a bridge collapsed near Florida International University in Miami, 

Plastic particles found in bottled water
3/15/2018 2:17:16 PM (GMT+7)
 Tests on major brands of bottled water have found that nearly all of them contained tiny particles of plastic.

Brain back-up start-up 'will be the death of users'
3/15/2018 3:34:00 PM (GMT+7)
 A start-up that claims it will one day allow people to back-up their brains admits it will come at the ultimate price: death.

Theranos founder Elizabeth Holmes charged with $700m fraud
3/15/2018 11:35:38 AM (GMT+7)
 The founder of a US start-up that promised to revolutionise blood testing has agreed to settle charges that she raised over $700m (£500m) fraudulently.

Stephen Hawking: Visionary physicist dies aged 76
3/14/2018 4:54:55 PM (GMT+7)
 World renowned physicist Stephen Hawking has died at the age of 76. He died peacefully at his home in Cambridge in the early hours of Wednesday, his family said.