Former IBM engineer George Laurer, who invented the supermarket bar code, dies at 94

George J. Laurer has died at the age of 94. Laurer was a former IBM engineer. His invention of the Universal Product Code at IBM...

17 men rape 11-year-old girl, to face death penalty

There is shock in the city of Chennai in the southern Indian state of Tamil Nadu after 17 men were arrested for allegedly raping...

Woman, 20, is accused of killing her baby son after toddler “pulled TV over”

A mother, 20, is accused of torturing her baby to death because he pulled a television set over, according to police. Rhionna Nichols is accused...

First photos of victims of New Zealand volcano as death toll is set to...

First photos of the victims of the New Zealand volcano have been revealed. Police this morning confirmed that a sixth person has died while being...

Gunman opens fire at Czech hospital, kills four, seriously injures two

Moments ago, a gunman opened fire on a hospital in the Czech Republic killing four people and seriously injuring two others. According to reports, the...

‘It’s surreal’: Michelle Obama speaks out on Trump’s impeachment proceedings

Former First Lady Michelle Obama has described the current impeachment hearings against US President Donald Trump as 'surreal', her first comments about the political...

Serial rapist given 33 life sentences for attacks on 11 women and children

Britain’s worst serial rapist Joseph McCann has been sentenced to 33 life sentences after carrying out a series of brutal sex attacks on 11...

Lagos to become Africa’s biggest innovation hub

Lagos State Government says its investment in technology and innovation was a deliberate effort to make Lagos Africa’s foremost centre of innovation. Lagos State Governor,...

North Korea calls Donald Trump an “erratic old man” after his tweets about Kim...

Again, North Korea has insulted U.S. President Donald Trump , calling him a “heedless and erratic old man” after he tweeted that North Korean...

If this doesn’t inspire us ladies, I don’t know what else will – Laurie...

Popular clergywoman, Laurie Idahosa has urged ladies to be inspired after a 34-year-old female politician was elected the world’s youngest Prime Minister in Finland. Sanna...

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