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New drug gives hope for babies with cruel disease
  • Wed, 16 Aug 2017 00:36

Spinal muscular atrophy, or SMA, is one of those diseases you probably will not hear about until it affects someone you love. Then it is devastating. ...

Pearson snares gold, Bolt’s cruel finish
  • Sun, 13 Aug 2017 05:42

AUSTRALIA’S Sally Pearson has claimed a stunning gold medal victory in the women’s 100 metre hurdles on a day of high-profile farewells in London....

Angelina Jolie denies 'cruel' Cambodia child auditions
  • Mon, 31 Jul 2017 14:22

The actress said allegations she exploited children while casting for a Cambodian film were "false". BBC News - World

Ice Bucket Challenge creator’s cruel twist
  • Thu, 13 Jul 2017 20:23

PETE Frates, the 32-year-old who popularised the ‘ALS Ice Bucket challenge’ which raised US$ 220 million (AU$ 285 million) for the neurodegenera...

These pictures are just cruel
  • Sun, 02 Jul 2017 20:32

THIS place is heaven on earth — and only a few flying hours from Australia. Travel | — Australia’s #1 news site

'Unthinkably cruel' woman dumped dog in wheelie bin
  • Fri, 19 May 2017 09:10

The emaciated and dehydrated animal was found by a member of the public and later put to sleep. BBC News - Scotland

The cruel face of the Faith industry
  • Sat, 08 Apr 2017 01:48

Administrator The cruel face of the Faith industry Tuck Magazine Tuck Magazine - Online political, human rights and arts magazine EPA photo   By...

Erdogan says relations with ‘fascist & cruel’ Europe may be reviewed after April referendum
  • Tue, 21 Mar 2017 22:45

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said Ankara may re-evaluate its relations with the EU if a constitutional referendum granting him additional po...

Charlemagne: The cruel sea
  • Fri, 13 Jan 2017 01:15

Print section Print Rubric:  The Mediterranean will be at the heart of Malta’s EU presidency—...

The cruel sea
  • Thu, 12 Jan 2017 20:15

“ALL that concerns the Mediterranean is of the deepest interest to civilised man,” wrote Edward Forbes, a 19th-century naturalist. Europe’s grea...

The Cruel Business of Mongoose Hair Paintbrushes
  • Fri, 16 Dec 2016 01:48

Mongooses in India are snared and clubbed in large numbers so their fur can be turned into paintbrushes for Americans and Europeans. National Geograp...

Calm, cruel and connected: November’s best and worst of IoT
  • Thu, 01 Dec 2016 17:48

It seems that every day a new IoT device or means to connect existing devices is revealed. With so much energy being devoted to telling us how, when,...

Australia asylum: UN criticises 'cruel' conditions on Nauru
  • Fri, 18 Nov 2016 10:44

Australia's treatment of asylum seekers is criticised by a top-ranking United Nations official. BBC News - Asia

'Cruel' spit hoods used by third of UK police forces
  • Sat, 12 Nov 2016 07:41

A third of police forces use anti-spitting hoods on arrested people, many of them with suspected mental health issues, an investigation shows. BBC Ne...

China sentences former police chief to death for ‘vile, cruel’ murder
  • Fri, 11 Nov 2016 15:26

China on Friday sentenced to death the former police chief of the northern region of Inner Mongolia after convicting him of murder, bribery, and posse...

US election: 'Cruel' Trump claim annoys Muslim family
  • Fri, 28 Oct 2016 01:44

Republican Donald Trump is criticised by the family of a dead Muslim soldier after saying as president he would have kept him alive. BBC News - World

Corey Feldman's Breakdown Over Cruel Internet Comments Is Kind of Our Fault
  • Tue, 20 Sep 2016 05:22

Post by Jacqueline Burt Cote. If you haven't heard about former child star Corey Feldman's musical performance on the Today show last week, let's jus...

Calm, cruel and connected: August’s best and worst of IoT
  • Thu, 01 Sep 2016 22:01

Crowdfunding is a noisy and crowded place, particularly in hardware where some ideas soar to great fruition and others bomb abysmally. There thereR...

Critic's Notebook: Toronto, Telluride and Venice Film Fests Promise Riches After Cruel Summer
  • Tue, 30 Aug 2016 00:47

After a dismal summer movie season, the big fall festivals feature a slate of intriguing offerings, from the much buzzed-about gay drama 'Moonlight' t...

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