EU Fines Apple $14.5B For Irish Tax Deal

The technology giant pays tax at an extremely low rate on its European earnings, based on its tax deal with Ireland, where its European operations are headquartered.

Kim Dotcom’s Extradition Case To Be Live-Streamed

The United States, which wants to charge the tech entrepreneur with copyright infringement and money laundering, was against the hearing to be streamed on YouTube.

60% Of South Asia’s Groundwater Is Contaminated

According to a new study, more than half of the groundwater in the region now has excessive amounts of arsenic and salinity, making it unfit for consumption or irrigation.
Number of drugs in development for heart disease dwindling

Fewer Heart Disease Drugs In Clinical Testing

While heart disease remains one of the leading causes of death worldwide, the number of drugs in development to combat the illness has reduced in the last 20 years, a study found.

Early Human Ancestor Lucy Died Falling From Tree

Researchers studied the skeleton of the famous hominin, who lived 3.18 million years ago, and suggest she died from the “impact following a fall from considerable height.”

Has Milky Way’s Missing Mass Been Found?

A new study states that the discrepancy between our galaxy’s observed and real mass can be explained by events that took place 6 million years ago.

Samsung And Tencent Grab Tech Spotlight In Asia

South Korea's Samsung and China's Tencent are pushing forward into the global tech limelight with stock prices sitting around record highs. As correspondent Tara Joseph reports, both firms have launched successful products in a crowded and competitive sector.


Dogs Understand What We Speak And How

Dogs can distinguish between words and the intonation of human speech by using brain regions similar to those used by humans, a new study suggests.
Anthony Weiner

Inside Anthony Weiner, Huma Abedin’s Separation

A source described as a close friend of Abedin said that the two have been separated for over a year already despite Weiner's latest sexting scandal.

Was There ‘Pay To Play’ At The Clinton Foundation?

Newly released emails brought fresh attention to the intersection of foundation fundraising and policies pushed by the Hillary Clinton-led State Department. Here's what's been reported so far.
Mia Isabella

Mia Isabella Responds To Kaepernick's Protest

“It is, in fact, his American right to speak his mind whether right or wrong—[just] as it is for everyone else's commenting,” the model said in an IBTimes exclusive interview.
Biographer suggested renowned author Emily Bronte may have had asperger's.

Emily Brontë May Have Had Autism: Biographer

According to a biographer, Brontë may have suffered from a form of Autism formerly known as Asperger syndrome.