Bollywood mourns the death of the veteran actor. (Twitter) Om Puri dead: Veteran actor Om Puri passed away today at his home in Mumbai. During his career that spanned over fifty years, Puri had done just about every ...

STAFF at a community farm had three reasons to be cheerful this Christmas. For in late December a trio of baby llamas were born at Smithills Open Farm. The trio – Nutty, Stuffing and Cranberry – are a big hit with ...

Auckland Classic organisers have appealed for Serena Williams to return next year despite the world number two lashing out at conditions following her shock second-round exit. Williams said she "abhorred" the Auckland ...

An endless stretch of white silk sand. A crystalline blue sea. The twilight hues of a sun setting over a tropical paradise. Kailua, nestled on the Windward Coast of Hawaii is a dream. A dream chased for the last time ...

Former national player and coach Connie Francis is being heavily tipped to become the next head coach of Jamaica's national senior netball team, the Sunshine Girls. Netball Jamaica (NJ) is set to meet next Thursday, at ...

Bosch has lifted the lid on its concept car at the 2017 Consumer Electronics Show focusing on a personal experience for each driver. The car on display features a drive monitor camera that remembers personal preferences ...

Hull vice-chairman Ehab Allam says the club hope to unveil their new before the weekend, with Marco Silva widely tipped to be appointed. The Premier League’s bottom club parted company with Phelan on Tuesday with ...

An intense hailstorm passes through Waipara, North Canterbury, on Wednesday afternoon. There was hail and snow, temperatures plummeted and Serena Williams said conditions in Auckland were her "least favourite". ...

​Washington; WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange agrees with the assessment of Fox News pundit Sean Hannity that the media colluded with Hillary Clinton throughout the 2016 presidential election. He must not have read ...

Duco Events fighter Jeff Horn may get a chance to step into the ring with boxing great Manny Pacquiao as the New Zealand promoter edges closer to making the deal with Bob Arum and his Top Rank outfit. Horn, a ...

THERE were a couple of big goodbyes to be said in the month of September. After announcing it was to shut, the iconic Prestons of Bolton jewellery store launched its final closing down sale which gave the people of ...

Fawlty Towers has been named the favourite sitcom of British comedians, while the moment Alan Partridge met his biggest fan in I’m Alan Partridge has been chosen as their favourite scene. David Baddiel, Jenny Eclair ...

Space is overflowing with visual wonders, but what happens on earth can just be as fascinating as moons and stars. NASA have compiled their favourite photos of 2016, capturing rare cosmic events, rockets unleashing ...

London:  British people are hoarding around 433 million pounds in the old style coins in piggy banks, car ashtrays and down the back of sofas and armchairs, experts say as the Treasury prepares to phase them out this ...

Awesome Games Done Quick takes place every January, and this month is no different. The website confirms that we can watch speedrunners break apart many of your favourite games from January 8th (the charity event ...

Vinyl records enjoyed a staggering renaissance in 2016, with sales jumping to their highest level in 25 years as Millenials continued to discover the delights of listening to their favourite artists on 12-inch. More ...

IN-form trainer Anthony 'Baba' Nunes continued where he left off last season, saddling three winners on the McKay Security Limited-sponsored 10-race programme at Caymanas Park yesterday, including the grey SOY EL SENOR ...

Swansea are interested in signing Ghanaian striker Jordan Ayew, according to The Mirror. The Swans need help up front and have identified the brother of former Liberty Stadium favourite Andre as the man to help save ...

As United States President Barack Obama’s second term draws to a close, Chief White House Photographer Pete Souza shared his favourite images captured over the course of the last year. Keeping with his annual ...

BEIRUT: The screams of a dozen Syrian and Palestinian children pierce the air of a community centre in Lebanon´s Shatila refugee camp. Yet the children are not hurt. They are yelling to express the anger and fear they ...