Facebook to exclude billions from European privacy laws
4/20/2018 11:56:58 AM (GMT+7)
 Facebook has changed its terms of service, meaning 1.5 billion members will not be protected under tough new privacy protections coming to Europe.

Jérôme Hamon: Frenchman gets 'third face' in new transplant
4/20/2018 2:20:00 PM (GMT+7)
 The first person in the world to receive two facial transplants says he is feeling well, three months after his latest groundbreaking operation.


 
Cuba's Raúl Castro hands over power to Miguel Díaz-Canel
4/20/2018 3:01:00 PM (GMT+7)
 Miguel Díaz-Canel has been sworn in as Cuba's new president, replacing Raúl Castro who took over from his ailing brother Fidel in 2006.

The festivals aiming to get rid of single-use plastic by 2021
4/20/2018 3:40:00 PM (GMT+7)
 More than 60 independent British festivals - including Boardmasters and Bestival - have pledged to rid their sites of single-use plastic by 2021.


 
Time 100: Millie Bobby Brown is youngest person ever on list
4/20/2018 1:45:00 PM (GMT+7)
 Millie Bobby Brown has been named as one of the world's 100 most influential people by Time magazine.

Lance Armstrong settles $100m US government lawsuit for $5m
4/20/2018 11:34:00 AM (GMT+7)
 Lance Armstrong has agreed to pay $5m (£3.5m) to the US government to settle a long-running lawsuit that could have cost him $100m (£71m) in damages.


 
IMF issues warning on global debt
4/19/2018 2:46:09 PM (GMT+7)
 The International Monetary Fund says that high global debt is a concern. In a new report, the IMF says governments should use the current strong economic growth to strengthen their finances.

Southwest Airlines engine explosion: US to order fan blade inspections
4/19/2018 3:30:00 PM (GMT+7)
 US aviation authorities are to order inspections of jet engines after a mid-air explosion that punctured an airliner's window, killing a passenger.


 
Plastic straw and cotton bud ban proposed
4/19/2018 3:19:36 PM (GMT+7)
 Plastic straws and cotton buds could be banned in England as part of the government's bid to cut plastic waste.

Are celebrity baby Instagram accounts OK?
4/18/2018 5:00:32 PM (GMT+7)
 It's the news the world has been waiting for - or at least her 75.1m Instagram followers.


 
Facebook seeks facial recognition consent in EU and Canada
4/18/2018 5:16:00 PM (GMT+7)
 Facebook has started asking European and Canadian users to let it use facial recognition technology to identify them in photos and videos.

Australian surf event cancelled after shark attacks
4/18/2018 4:37:52 PM (GMT+7)
 A major surfing tournament in Australia has been called off following two shark attacks in the area.


 

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