Australia scientist, 104, heads to Switzerland to end his life; says he’s too old to be alive

Australia’s oldest scientist, who caused a stir when his university tried to vacate his office aged 102, will fly to Switzerland in early May to end his life, reigniting a national euthanasia debate. David Goodall, who is now 104, does not have a terminal illness but his quality of life has deteriorated and he has secured a fast-track appointment with…

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Arsene Wenger: Arsenal boss to leave club at end of season after 22 years

Arsene Wenger is to leave Arsenal at the end of the season, ending a near 22-year reign at the club. The Frenchman departs a year before his latest contract was due to expire. The Gunners are sixth in the league and set to miss out on a top-four spot for the second straight season, with their hopes of reaching the Champions…

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MMM founder Mavrodi dies of heart attack

According to media reports, founder of the MMM series of financial pyramid schemes, Sergei Mavrodi, has died in Moscow. Mavrodi was taken to a city hospital from a bus stop overnight Monday after he felt weakness and pain in the chest area, reports Moskovsky Komsomolets. The emergency team has failed to save his life. “He died this morning,” the report…

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Stephen Hawking, cosmology’s brightest star, dies aged 76

The physicist and author of A Brief History of Time has died at his home in Cambridge. His children said: ‘We will miss him for ever’

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Huawei, Samsung launch new gadgets

China’s Huawei and Samsung launched new gadgets on Sunday,on the eve of the opening of the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, Spain. While Huawei launched a new laptop and tablet to cement its place among the world’s three biggest electronic device manufacturers, Samsung unveiled its new flagship smartphone, Galaxy S9 with a focus on augmented reality features as it seeks to…

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Billy Graham Dies At 99

Billy Graham the famed televangelist who became known as “America’s Pastor,” has died at the age of 99, MSNBC and CBS reported. Born in 1918 in Charlotte, North Carolina, William Franklin Graham Jr. was the oldest of the four children of William and Morrow Graham. He was raised on a dairy farm, and little in his childhood suggested he would become a world-renowned…

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17 killed in Florida school shooting by former student

A former student armed with an AR-15 rifle opened fire at a Florida high school on Wednesday, killing at least 17 people, officials said, in a harrowing shooting spree that saw terrified students hiding in closets and under desks as they texted for help. Broward County Sheriff Scott Israel identified the gunman as Nikolas Cruz, 19, a former student at…

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First s£x doll brothel opens in France, as hundreds flock to s€x club

The s3x dolls are all dressed in skimpy lingerie (Image: Getty Images Europe) The s3x club is France’s first s3x doll brothel (Image: Getty Images Europe) Images of other s3x dolls adorn the windows of the Parisian establishment. The United K’s first s3x doll brothel opened its doors in Gateshead. Lovedoll UK provide a unique ‘try before you buy’ service, which has…

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Olivera world’s oldest man dies in Spain

A Spanish village  declared a day of mourning on Tuesday following the death of  Francisco Nunez Olivera, a retired farmer billed as “the world’s oldest man”. He  passed away just over a month after turning 113. Olivera, who was 10 years old when World War I broke out, died on Monday in the village of Bienvenida in southwestern Spain where…

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Trump State of the Union address promised unity but emphasized discord

The president’s ‘new American moment’ speech stirred Republican applause while Democrats showed thinly disguised contempt

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