Gendered toys could deter girls from career in engineering, report says

Insitution for Engineering and Technology found toys with a technology focus were three times as likely to be targeted at boys One of the worlds largest engineering institutions is warning against gender stereotyping of toys in the run-up to Christmas amid concern it could be discouraging girls from pursuing a career in engineering and technology. […]

Benjamin Netanyahu to discuss ‘bad’ Iran nuclear deal with Donald Trump

Israel leader renews criticism of Iran pact, which Trump has called a disaster, and says they will discuss it after president-elect enters the White House The Israeli prime minister, Benjamin Netanyahu, has said he and Donald Trump will discuss the bad nuclear deal with Iran after the US president-elect enters the White House. During the […]

Young guns and old hands in frame to replace Nico Rosberg at Mercedes

Sebastian Vettel, Fernando Alonso and Max Verstappen are headline possibilities to partner Lewis Hamilton at Mercedes after Nico Rosbergs shock retirement as world champion Max Verstappen The most exciting driver in Formula One and almost certainly a future world champion. But he is under contract at Red Bull and Christian Horner would be incredibly unlikely […]

Photographer David Hamilton found dead in Paris

Briton, 83, was best known for his pictures of teenage girls and had recently denied rape allegations The British photographer David Hamilton has died at the age of 83, according to French police. A police source told Reuters that Hamilton, best known for his pictures of teenage girls, killed himself in Paris. Hamilton, who lived […]

Two convicted of tracking credit card history of Danish royal family

Five convicted overall after former employee of payment company passed card records to gossip magazine editor A former employee of a payment-processing company and a former chief editor of a gossip magazine were convicted on Thursday of illegally accessing credit card transactions and using them to track celebrities and members of the Danish royal family […]