Tony Blair 'in £330,000 demand for hunger talk'
By Peter Henn
June 1, 2015
Tony Blair, making a speech - GETTY IMAGES
Mr Blair was asked to speak at the Eat food forum in Stockholm, Sweden, which starts tomorrow.
Vietnamese woman says she had 18 abortions in bid to conceive son
29 May 2015
Vietnamese woman says she had 18 abortions in bid to conceive son - © Frank Leonhardt, dpa
Hanoi (dpa) - The story of a Vietnamese woman who says she had 18 abortions in her unsuccessful quest for a son provoked sympathy among internet users Friday on sex-selection practices that officials say have reached an alarming level.
Porn actors will have to wear GOGGLES under new California regulations
By Louise Boyle
29 May 2015
Porn stars Jessica Drake and James Dean made a satirical clip about the safety measures being introduced to the porn industry in 2012. According to a new set of regulations in California, published on Thursday by the state Occupational Safety and Health Standards Board, goggles could soon be mandatory as a way to prevent the spread of STDs
Porn stars may soon be forced to wear goggles along with condoms as part of a stricter set of rules for adult film sets.
- Turkish minister defends spending on posh cars as 'peanuts'
- Up to 8 million birds poached in Italy each year
- Texas hunter shoots endangered Namibian rhino for $350,000
- Myanmar's dam plans may cause new kind of poverty, villagers warn
- China’s Amazonian railway ‘threatens uncontacted tribes’ and the rainforest
- Russian official causes outrage with 'shrivelled women' remarks
- Bus company pulls topless 'ride me' adverts after outcry
- Priest Who Ran Meth Ring Sentenced to 5 Years
- Environmentalists sue over theme park's solar farm plans
- Thousands worldwide march against Monsanto and GM crops