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Meghan Markle shares five-year-old throwback snaps which show her on tour with troops

Meghan Markle has shared five-year-old throwback snaps with troops to mark Remembrance Day.The Duchess of Sussex, 38, took to the Sussex Royal Instagram account on Monday night to share the post - which shows her on a tour and visiting troops...

Alibaba’s Singles’ Day sales top $38 billion

After 24 hours of frenzied buying and selling, and weeks of advertising and promotions before it, the Alibaba Group said today its sales hit another record high on Singles’ Day, the biggest shopping day on the planet. The Chinese e-commerce...

Priceless fourth-century statues of Buddha stolen from Afghanistan returned after 17-year stay in UK

A number of priceless fourth-century statues of Buddha that were stolen from Afghanistan and intercepted at Heathrow have been returned after a 17-year stay in the UK.Officers stopped two wooden crates from Peshawar, in Pakistan, after suspecting the Buddha...

US general condemns witch-hunt of soldiers who served in Northern Ireland left open to prosecution 

General David Petraeus (pictured) will say it is appalling that troops who served in Northern Ireland remain exposed to the risk of prosecution decades onA former US general today blasts...

China Roundup: facial recognition lawsuit and cashless payments for foreigners

Hello and welcome back to TechCrunch’s China Roundup, a digest of recent events shaping the Chinese tech landscape and what they mean to people in the rest of the world. This week, a lawsuit sparked a debate over the...

Injured Iraq and Afghanistan war heroes are being shut out of ‘half-empty’ £350m military hospital

The Mail on Sunday joins forces with military charities, top brass and former SAS hero Chris Ryan (pictured) to call for the world-leading Defence National Rehabilitation Centre (DNRC) to be...

Microsoft uses AI to diagnose cervical cancer faster in India

More women in India die from cervical cancer than in any other country. This preventable disease kills around 67,000 women in India every year, more than 25% of the 260,000 deaths worldwide. Effective screening and early detection can help reduce...

China’s news and data site 36Kr tumbles in its stock market debut

36Kr, a Chinese news and data website that tracks startups, fell 10% in its Nasdaq debut on Friday. The disappointing debut followed 36Kr’s decision to slash the size of its offering from 3.6 million shares to 1.4 million and...

Relocating Indonesian capital will impact nation’s startup ecosystem

Hugh Harsono Contributor Hugh Harsono is a former financial analyst currently serving as a U.S. Army officer. More posts by this contributor Why the world’s first smart highway will most likely...

Alibaba to invest $3.3B to bump its stake in logistics unit Cainiao

Alibaba is doubling down on its logistics affiliate Cainiao, two years after acquiring a majority stake in the firm. The Chinese giant said today it would invest an additional 23.3 billion yuan (about $3.33 billion) to raise its equity...

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Kyle and Jackie O reveal their worst ever celebrity interview

Radio hosts Kyle Sandilands and Jackie 'O' Henderson have revealed their worst ever celebrity interview.Speaking on their KIIS FM breakfast...

High school student slams Prime Minister Scott Morrison over bushfire response

Scott Morrison was criticised over his response to bushfires by a high school student on Q&A on Monday night.  Poppy Burton slammed the Prime Minister,...

Kim Kardashian seems to be modeling BOTH diamond rings Kanye gave her

The Kardashian sisters have stepped up their campaign for the new Diamonds Collection of KKW perfumes.Kim, Khloe and Kourtney have all posed for fresh...

Theo Hayez bombshell: Byron Bay locals claim police and SES turned away volunteers during search

An Irish couple living in Byron Bay claim they were turned away by emergency crews when they volunteered to scour the bush for missing...

Deval Patrick, Ex-Governor of Massachusetts, Is Considering White House Bid

Former Gov. Deval Patrick of Massachusetts has told Democratic officials that he is considering making a last-minute entry into the 2020 presidential race, according...