Category: World

City worker ‘raped woman as she slept under desk during office party’

A City worker raped a young woman after a cocaine and champagne-fuelled impromptu party at a stockbrokers’ office, a court has heard. Daniel Green, 26, allegedly...

Child dies after E.coli outbreak linked to blue cheese

The death follows an outbreak of the disease in Scotland. An incident management team (IMT) set up by Health Protection Scotland was investigating the outbreak of E.coli...

Child actor Makayah McDermott knocked down and killed by stolen car

Three girls remain in hospital after being mown down by a suspected stolen car being chased by police in a crash that left a woman and boy dead. The vehicle ploughed...

Don’t watch eclipse with naked eyes, Official warns

An educationist, Mr Olajide Olunoiki, on Wednesday warned Lagos residents to avoid watching the annular eclipse of the sun with naked eyes on Thursday. Olunoiki, a...

Islamic State: Abu Muhammad al-Adnani ‘killed in Aleppo’

The chief strategist of the Islamic State group, whose calls for attacks against the West during Ramadan led to mass bloodshed, has been killed in Syria, IS-affiliated...