Bitcoin rallied as much as 20 per cent from its Wednesday low, easing concern that an abrupt sell-off in the cryptocurrency might spiral into something deeper. The digital currency climbed as high as $10,787.99 in Asian trading hours on Thursday, after touching...
Bitcoin has smashed through barriers in rapid succession as its stratospheric rise continues. On Wednesday it went past $11,000, having surpassed $10,000 less than a day earlier.  This has caused many financial experts to warn of a dangerous bubble, while other commentators...
Two-thirds of slimmers looking to shed pounds the easy way by buying diet pills online say they were left with side-effects including diahorrea and bleeding the UK medicines watchdog has warned. The Medicines and Healthcare Products Regulatory Agency (MHRA) has seized £4m...
A new poll suggests that a majority of young people in America want a third party involved in US politics. The  poll shows that 71 per cent of those in their early 20s to mid-30s feel that both the Republican and...
Ivanka Trump headlined a business conference in India, but her trip highlighted questions about whether her message of empowering poor women matches her actions. Ms Trump landed in the southern city of Hyderabad where she was scheduled to make the opening address at the Global Entrepreneurship Summit. “Thank...
Theresa May has condemned Donald Trump over his retweets of posts from far-right group Britain First - but No 10 said his visit to the UK would still go ahead. A spokesman for Downing Street said: "It is wrong for the President...
The Conservative commentator who shared Islamophobic tweets by the deputy leader of Britain First with Donald Trump has claimed it is "irrelevant" the inflammatory posts he subsequently circulated to millions of people were misleading. Ann Coulter, one of only 45 people who the...
Liu Yifei has been picked by Disney to play Mulan in its upcoming live action remake of its 1998 hit animated film focused on a young girl who excels in a masculine military world that is dismissive women who want to...
Boris Johnson has responded to Donald Trump retweeting videos from far-right group Britain First by branding the organisation as “hateful”.  The Foreign Secretary’s remarks failed to mention the President by name but did say Britain First’s views were "not in line with...
Uber has revealed that 2.7 million UK users of its app were affected by a mass data breach in 2016, which the company disclosed last week.  A ransom of $100,000 (£75,500) was paid to hackers so they would delete the data and...