Sudan reforms strict Islamist laws after 30 years

Image copyright AFP Image caption Sudanese drinkers have had to secretly make their own alcohol until now After more than 30 years of Islamist rule, Sudan has outlined wide-reaching reforms including allowing non-Muslims to drink…

The US record 71128 new cases, crossing 70k…

Information collected on the first 20 domestic cases (not including repatriated cases and Diamond Princess cruise ship evacuee cases) is presented in the table below: Patients Under Investigation (PUI) in the United States CDC in…

Sarah Good

Sarah Good was one of the first women to be accused of witchcraft during the Salem Witch Trials of 1692. Good was the wife of William Good and, at the time of the Salem witch…

Turning the tables on cold callers

Image caption Lee Beaumont is taking on the cold callers A man targeted by marketing companies is making money from cold calls with his own higher-rate phone number. In November 2011 Lee Beaumont paid £10…