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2,200 Brits Held In Foreign Jails

More than 2,000 British expats and holidaymakers are held in foreign jails – including 13 awaiting the death sentence, according to new official data. In...

Chewbacca Mum Drives James Corden Crazy

Mom and housewife Candace Payne has become a viral superstar just for posting a selfie video of her wearing a Star Wars Chewbacca mask...

Desert Trip – The Final Curtain For Aging Rockers

Rock until you drop is becoming a reality for some of the aging most celebrated rock stars lining up for the gig of all...

Billionaires Who Love To Play With Their Trains

Boys love to play with trains and investors are no different. Billionaire Warren Buffett, the investment guru, and Microsoft founder Bill Gates enjoy playing with...

Crowdfund Your Love If You’ve Got A Girl Called Prue

Telling his girlfriend Prue he loved her with a sky banner flypast by an aircraft for Valentine’s Day seemed a good idea at the...

Red Bull Ready To Charge With New F1 Engines

A boost from new engines could power the Red Bull Formula One team up the rankings later this season. Red Bull has suffered against the...

Pop Star Prince Dies Aged 57

Pop star Prince has died aged 57 from unknown causes at his Paisley Park studio home in Minnesota, USA. Prince was in hospital in Moline,...

Boaty McBoatface Wins Ice Ship Name Poll

Boaty McBoatface romped home as the winner for suggestions for naming the new British £200 million polar research ship. The Natural Environment Research Council put...

Wealthy Prince Drives A Fleet Of Gold Supercars

The super-rich love to shock others into standing and staring at their jaw-dropping wealth – and the latest antic to attract attention is driving...

What’s The Hardest Language For Expats To Learn?

Speaking a foreign language is often a high hurdle for many expats to leap – but what are the world’s most difficult languages to...

Trojan Mazar Wipes Data From Thousands Of Phones

Malware Mazar is wiping out all the data on Android phones from infection with a single text message. Mazar arrives as a seemingly harmless multimedia...

Sending Money To Thailand

Expats dread changing their money between currencies because they always suspect they could find a better deal. That’s one of the problems of sending money...