Airlines rush in cockpit ‘rule of two’ after investigators reveal captain was locked out before deliberate plunge into French mountainside International airlines scrambled to introduce rules insisting
Garlic lovers: You can smell them before you see them. Some people would say they even stink! Hours after you eat garlic, your breath can still smell bad, as your body digests compounds in the plant and
Are we always in control of our minds? As David Robson discovers, it’s surprisingly easy to plant ideas in peoples’ heads without them realising. Are we all just puppets on a string? Most people would
Jyoti Singh's rape and murder, detailed in the controversial BBC documentary India's Daughter, has emboldened Indian women, says Nobel Peace Prize winner Kailash Satyarthi • Nobel Peace Prize: Who is Satyarthi?
Kuni Takahashi for Al Jazeera America SRIPERUMBUDUR, India — Six seconds a phone, the supervisor told her, 10 phones a minute, 600 an hour, eight hours a day. In 2009, 19-year-old R. Kalpana landed what
Why are some people extraordinarily selfish, manipulative, and unkind? David Robson asks the scientist delving into the darkest sides of the human mind. If you had the opportunity to feed harmless bugs
Apple's long-awaited smartwatch has finally arrived, and here are all the details The Apple Watch is finally here—almost. Orders open April 10, with the watch actually available on April 24, the company
70 years on, the fire-bombing of Tokyo remains the deadliest bombing campaign in history It is spring in Tokyo, but Toshiko Takagi cannot bear to see the office workers sitting beneath cherry blossom the
Why do people travel abroad to take part in somebody else’s violent conflict? In August 2014, ISIS marked Eid al-Fitr, the end of Ramadan, with a 20-minute, high-definition video offering its greetings
Equality of the most basic kind cannot exist when a woman’s life and her words are always worth less than a man’s On some days I don’t need to read the news. I know it already. It is basically a list the
For a century, the East India Company conquered, subjugated and plundered vast tracts of south Asia. The lessons of its brutal reign have never been more relevant One of the very first Indian words to
Oil is cheap. The price of crude has slumped nearly 50% since last summer and filling your car no longer breaks the bank: in the UK petrol prices are averaging £1.07 per litre. Falling prices are due part
Not only is it his right to speak, he will touch off a needed debate on the Iran nuclear deal. Despite the Obama administration’s campaign to dissuade Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu from addressing
Adorable seven-month-old Amelia Queen is a baby with a difference Baby Amelia Queen, aged seven months, was genetically engineered in a laboratory to help beat an incurable disease which has blighted family.
On the surface, the One M9 is difficult to distinguish from the One M8 preceding it. The display’s 1080p resolution and 5-inch size haven’t changed, and neither have the BoomSound speaker grilles that