Spiderman scales HK skyscraper in plea for peace

Image copyright AFP Image caption "French Spiderman" has a message for Hong Kong and China A French climber known as "Spiderman" has scaled a Hong Kong skyscraper and put up a banner urging peace in…

Cathay Pacific boss Rupert Hogg quits

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Rupert Hogg had been chief executive of Cathay Pacific for three years The chief executive of Cathay Pacific, Rupert Hogg, has resigned in the wake of the protests in…

UK ski instructor jailed for rape in Australia

Image copyright NSW POLICE Image caption Matthew James Williams (centre) at the time of his arrest, in an image blurred by police A British ski instructor has been jailed for 10 years for raping a…

David Bowies bandstand gets listed status

Image copyright Historic England/Ray Stevenson/PA Wire Image caption David Bowie (left) playing with other musicians at the Beckenham bandstand in 1969 A bandstand where David Bowie played soon after the release of his first hit…

Zimbabwe opposition vows to defy protest ban

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Nationwide demonstrations erupted in January following a crippling strike over an increase in the price of fuel Zimbabwe's main opposition group has said it will hold anti-government protests in…

Spiderman scales HK skyscraper in bid for peace

Image copyright AFP Image caption "French Spiderman" has a message for Hong Kong and China A French climber known as "Spiderman" has scaled a Hong Kong skyscraper, and put up a banner urging peace in…

Nascar driver survives plane crash in US

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionFootage shows the wreckage of the plane that burst into flames on the runwayA retired racing driver and his family have survived a plane crash in the…