HMRC: Beware of tax rebate text message scams

Image copyright Getty Images Earlier this month John, who believed he was due a tax refund, received a text message from “InfoHM”. “I was bleary-eyed from waking up early,” he

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Hacking ‘hero’ Marcus Hutchins pleads guilty to US malware charges

Image copyright Getty Images A British man hailed as a hero for stopping a global cyber-attack that was threatening the NHS has pleaded guilty to US malware charges. Marcus Hutchins,

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Ex-Peru president’s daughter reads suicide note at funeral

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Alan García shot himself in the head to avoid arrest Thousands have turned out for the funeral of Peru’s ex-president Alan García, who killed

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Stagecoach calls for inquiry after rail bid document leak

Image copyright Getty Images Stagecoach has called for an inquiry into the way rail franchises are awarded, after details of a bid it submitted were sent to a rival. The

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South Africa hit by deadly Easter church collapse

Image copyright KZN EMS/ Arrive Alive Image caption Labour Minister Mildred Oliphant was planning to attend the Good Friday service at the church At least 13 people have died and

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Mueller report: Democrats keep pressure on Trump over Russia

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionThe Mueller report – in 60 seconds Democrats are keeping up pressure on President Donald Trump following the long-awaited release of a

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National Enquirer sold to US magazine distributor

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption The newspaper has gained a reputation for outlandish celebrity coverage The owner of US tabloid newspaper the National Enquirer has agreed to sell the

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Robot dogs pull truck and other tech news

BBC Click’s Jen Copestake looks at some of the week’s best technology stories including: Tech giants Apple and Qualcomm agree to settle all ongoing lawsuits, putting an end to a

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Why India sees sex on false promise of marriage as rape

Image copyright Getty Images If a man goes back on his promise to marry a woman, can sex between consenting adults then be considered rape? The Indian Supreme Court recently

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Electric truck maker Rivian says the company is more than just hype

Electric truck maker Rivian is attracting attention on social media, from big investors and even celebrities. At the New York Auto Show the company’s founder RJ Scaringe says Rivian is

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