Grammy-nominated US rapper shot dead in LA

Grammy-nominated rapper Nipsey Hussle was fatally shot in the US city of Los Angeles on Sunday, NBC News reported, citing law enforcement sources.

Millions in Dhaka at risk of fires, earthquakes: Experts

The violation of building codes and defiance of safety issues during construction of high-rises have exposed around 18 million people in and around the capital to fires and

Marriage rate declines to fresh low in China

China's birthrate has been on a decline over the past few years, and now the number of people tying the proverbial knot is also heading lower.

Cancer-causing chemical found in J&J shampoo

Consumer healthcare giant Johnson & Johnson has run into fresh trouble, with drug controllers in Rajasthan finding a cancer-causing substance in its 'No More Tears' baby shampoo,

For women, drinking a bottle of wine is like smoking 10 cigarettes

When you don’t smoke, it’s easy to feel a little smug about your health. Who cares if you had McDonald’s for dinner three times this week – at least you’re not puffing

Scientists to take 1.5m-year-old ice samples for climate research

Scientists are planning to extract ice samples from more than 1.5m years ago in a bid to discover more about our ancient climate – and hopefully learn more about our future

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