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FTX: Collapsed crypto exchange says $415m was hacked

Last week the company told a bankruptcy judge in Delaware that it had recovered over $5bn in assets.

State-of-the-art bionic arms given to Ukrainian soldiers...

Two Ukrainian soldiers who had amputations after being wounded by landmines are being fitted with state-of-the-art bionic arms made...

World's oldest person, French nun Sister Andre, dies

The world's oldest person, French nun Sister Andre, has died at the aged of 118.

UN envoy thanks Hezbollah terror group, draws rebuke from...

A United Nations official on Monday thanked a representative of Hezbollah for giving her a "tour d’horizon" of Lebanese issues, drawing...

Parents angry as Texas football practice sends students...

A coach is on leave after the football players were reportedly forced to do 400 push-ups.

Nigeria elections 2023: How influencers are secretly paid...

Nigerian politicians are hiring social media influencers to spread disinformation ahead of February's elections.

Golden Globes: Several celebrities announce Covid days...

A number of celebrities who attended this year's awards test positive for Covid-19 days later.

Census in India: Baffling lack of data is hurting Indians

The government blames Covid for the delay in new data, which is now hitting crucial policy areas.

Chess gets a risqué makeover

Ilya Merenzon, CEO of World Chess, shares his business advice for our CEO Secrets series.

Itaewon crowd crush: Official response feeds sense of injustice...

Relatives say authorities are responding to the disaster in a cold and indifferent way.

Israel deports Italian activist after she was detained...

Israel deported an Italian activist to Italy after security forces detained her during a raid in the occupied West Bank, Israeli authorities...

Spain’s tourism revenue expected to increase by 5% this...

Revenue from tourism companies in Spain is likely to be 4.7% higher this year than in 2019, before the COVID-19 pandemic ravaged the...

Russia to expand size of military to 1.5 million troops,...

Russia detailed plans Tuesday to expand its military to 1.5 million personnel over the next few years, a move that comes as Ukraine...

Mexico's former top security official set to face trial...

A man who was once the top security official in Mexico will face trial in the United States starting this week on charges he accepted...

Father filmed celebrating daughter's birthday - before...

Footage has emerged of a Ukrainian father celebrating his daughter's birthday with candles and cake in a kitchen - before he was killed...

Ukraine war likely to 'go on for some time', warns US secretary...

Russia's war in Ukraine is likely to "go on for some time" and now is the moment to ramp up military aid, the US secretary of state...