Gliding silently through Alibaba Group Holding Ltd’s futuristic “FlyZoo” hotel, black disc-shaped robots about a metre in height deliver food and drop off fresh towels.Read More
At least 59 people have been killed and dozens more injured by a train running into a crowd near Amritsar in India’s northern Punjab state.
Victims were standing on the railway tracks watching celebrations for Dusshera, a Hindu festival, when a train hit them at high speed on Friday. The Punjab authorities have ordered an inquiry into the incident Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi described the incident as “heart-wrenching”. Families of victims held an angry protest on the tracks on […]
A loving sister has given birth to her brother and his partner’s baby girl. But Chapelle Cooper will always be a ‘special’ aunt – and not her ‘mummy’. Chapelle, 27, stepped in when brother Scott Stephenson, 30, and his partner Michael Smith, 29, found adopting a baby was both expensive and complex. She made the […]
Gains in defence shares as well as healthcare helped to keep U.S. stocks in positive territory on Thursday, while an end to the latest chapter in Britain’s exit from the European Union, Prime Minister Theresa May’s defeat of a confidence vote, lifted sterling.Read More Advertisements