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Gary Glitter breaks down crying in court and blames child abuse images on being 'in a very bad place in my life'

The former glamrock star Gary Glitter broke down in tears in court today as he tried to explain why he was found with a stash ...

Drone maker will stop smugglers and accidents by stopping them flying over national borders and Washington

Drone maker DJI is to release an update for its drone that will stop them from being flown in Washington, across national borders or near ...

Devon beavers can stay living in the wild, Natural England rules

England’s first population of wild beavers for 500 years has been saved from a future in captivity, thanks to a landmark decision by the government’s ...

9 reasons Greece's experiment with the radical left is doomed to failure

Greece’s new cabinet faces the biggest task of any Greek government since democracy returned in 1974; how to save the nation. A frustrated, fatigued and ...

Alibaba attacked by Chinese government over its 'credibility crisis'

The Chinese government has published a highly critical report on Alibaba, which it admitted it had withheld until now because of the internet giant’s multi-billion ...

What do you ink? Dame Judi Dench plans tattoo to mark her 80th birthday

Dame Judi Dench would like to mark her birthday by getting a tattoo. But the Oscar-winning actress - who turned 80 last month - is ...

Amal Clooney gives excellent answer to fashion question at European Court of Human Rights

Amal Clooney, the renowned human rights lawyer, gave an excellent response to a journalist who asked her speculation surrounding her fashion choices as she appeared ...

Ikea profits remain flat as staff benefit from rising revenues

Ikea's profits remained flat last year despite rising sales – because the Swedish retailer contributed a vast sum to an employee loyalty programme. The world’s biggest ...

From a political economics professor to the Marxist head of Syriza's far-left: Greek PM Alexis Tsipras unveils the members of his new cabinet

From an outspoken bailout critic to the Marxist head of Syriza's left-wing hardliners, Alexis Tsipras has wasted little time signalling his government's intentions after naming ...

Outspoken, Marxist and anti-austerity: Greek PM Alexis Tsipras unveils the members of his new cabinet

From an outspoken bailout critic to the Marxist head of Syriza's left-wing hardliners, Alexis Tsipras has wasted little time signalling his government's intentions after naming ...