New Zealand space launch is first from a private site

An American company has launched a rocket into space from New Zealand, the first from a private launch facility. Rocket...

South China Sea: US warship sails close to disputed Mischief Reef

A US warship has sailed close to an artificial island built by China in the South China Sea, the first challenge to Beij...

Google’s AI takes on champion in fresh Go challenge

Google DeepMind's AI system, AlphaGo, has won the first of three matches it is playing against the world's number one Go...

Will Indian superstar Rajinikanth go into politics?

Last week, India's Tamil cinema superstar, Rajinikanth, again made noises about joining politics. Speaking to his fans,...

South China Sea: US warship sails close to disputed Mischief Reef

A US warship has sailed close to an artificial island built by China in the South China Sea, the first challenge to Beij...

Manchester attack: Police hunt ‘network’ behind bomber

A seventh person has been arrested in the UK over the Manchester Arena bombing, as police said they were investigating a...