Elon Musk, ceo SpaceX, left, shakes hands with Yusaku Maezawa, who will be the first private passenger on a rocket around the moon. Photograph: Patrick T. Fallon/Bloomberg

Elon Musk plans to launch Japanese billionaire Yusaku Maezawa on a rocket around the moon, the embattled SpaceX CEO announced on Monday. Maezawa, a 4(...)

Elon Musk apologised for his tweet. Photograph:  Brendan Smialowski/AFP

A British diver who helped rescue youth football players trapped in a cave in Thailand is suing Tesla chief Elon Musk for libel. Vernon Unsworth clai(...)

Elon Musk: tweeted that he thought it was strange he hadn’t been sued, “even after he [Unsworth] was offered free legal services”. Photograph: Toru Hanal/Reuters

Just when Tesla’s board members thought it was safe to go back on Twitter, bigmouth strikes again. Having faced widespread criticism last month over c(...)

Elon Musk was responding to another critic on Twitter on Tuesday night when he appeared to reaffirm the accusation.  Photograph: Reuters

Tesla boss Elon Musk appears to have doubled down on his claim that a British explorer who was instrumental in freeing a group of Thai boys trapped in(...)

Tesla founder Elon Musk caused an international news sensation when he made vile allegations without any foundation against one of the divers involved in the Thai cave rescue. Photograph: Robyn Beck/AFP/Getty

Why is it that some people who become famous for their ability to innovate and invent can also sometimes become famous for other less savoury reasons?(...)

 Elon Musk: his paedo slur is further evidence the Tesla founder is a very thin-skinned soul who cannot stand having his judgment questioned. Photograph: Kiichiro Sato/AP

The Tesla founder didn’t take kindly to having his proposed Thai cave rescue plans dismissed by British cave diver Vernon Unsworth, responding by base(...)

A mug by Tom Edwards depicting a farting unicorn.  Photograph: Elon Musk/Twitter

A Colorado artist says he has reached a settlement with Elon Musk after challenging the Tesla tycoon’s use of a farting unicorn motif that he had draw(...)

Elon Musk: ‘I apologise to Mr Unsworth and to the companies I represent as leader. The fault is mine and mine alone’. Photograph: Kiichiro Sato/AP

The tech entrepreneur Elon Musk has apologised to a British diver who helped rescue the Thai boys and their football coach last week, after calling hi(...)

British cave diver Vernon Unsworth  gets out of a pick up truck near the Tham Luang cave complex, where 12 boys and their soccer coach were trapped. He played an instrumental part in their rescue. Photograph: Panu Wongcha-um/Reuters

A British cave diver who was instrumental in the rescue of 12 children trapped in a northern Thailand cave says he is considering legal action after t(...)