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Anti-Kremlin activist taken under protection by German police

MOSCOW (Reuters) – Pyotr Verzilov, an anti-Kremlin activist being treated in a Berlin hospital for suspected poisoning, has been given a police guard for his own...

Muslim rapper cancels Paris Bataclan concert after far-right protests

PARIS (Reuters) – A French Muslim rapper said on Friday he was cancelling two gigs at a Paris concert hall attacked by Islamist militants three years ago, saying...

Is the Eurocrats’ Sound of Music setting for Theresa May showdown a sign of things to come?

The imposing building in which Theresa May delivered her Brexit speech to EU leaders was used to film the Sound of Music’s famous ‘So long, farewell, auf...

Music teacher who was found naked on top of female pupil, 17, is banned from classroom 

Elizabeth Smillie was allegedly found naked with a 17-year-old student after they began dating while she taught at Gleniffer High School in Paisley A music teacher who...

Anti-Kremlin activist saved by prompt treatment: doctors

BERLIN (Reuters) – Anti-Kremlin activist Pyotr Verzilov would probably have died following an apparent poisoning in Moscow last week if he had not received prompt...

Anti-Kremlin activist was probably poisoned: Berlin doctor

BERLIN (Reuters) – A anti-Kremlin activist who is in Berlin for treatment was probably poisoned with a substance that has affected his nervous system, his doctors...

Anti-Kremlin activist doing better in German hospital: fellow activist

BERLIN (Reuters) – An anti-Kremlin activist lost his sight, hearing and ability to walk in a suspected poisoning last week but is doing better since he arrived in...

Two dead after suspected drug overdose at Sydney music festival

MELBOURNE (Reuters) – Two people died, a dozen more were hospitalized and hundreds others sought medical assistance after suspected drug overdoses at a music...

Two dead after suspected drug overdose at Sydney music festival: police

MELBOURNE (Reuters) – Two people died, a dozen more were hospitalized and hundreds others sought medical assistance after suspected drug overdoses at a music...

Privileged kids are squeezing their working-class peers out of the music business, says report

WORKING-class kids are being squeezed out of the music business by more privileged youngsters, a report warns. It blames the injustice on the fact that fee-paying...