Sonoma County Sheriff’s office photograph shows a replica of an assault weapon that a teenage boy was carrying before he was shot by Sonoma County deputies in Santa Rosa, California, on Tuesday. A 13-year-old boy carrying a replica of an assault rifle was shot and killed by sheriff’s deputies in the Northern California community of Santa Rosa who believed the gun was real. Photograph: Sonoma County Sheriff’s office/Reuters

A 13-year-old California boy carrying a replica of an assault rifle to a friend’s house has been shot and killed by a sheriff’s deputy who reportedly (...)

The founder of  AirAsia,  Tony Fernandes, deliveing his keynote address during the launch of the company’s prospectus in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia,  on June 10th this year

AirAsia, a Malaysia-based no-frills carrier, has admitted defeat in a two-year attempt to break into Japan’s low-cost airline market after abandoning (...)

Steal away to write that novel
  • Travel
  • March 16, 2013, 06:00

In 1998 Sue Booth-Forbes, an American teacher, writer and editor who had been running creative retreats on a voluntary basis in Boston, decided(...)