Articles By Fiona Keating
Many were close to Nelson Mandela, and one of the people who knew him best is his widow, Graça Machel, a former guerrilla fighter and humanitarian worker.
Chinese entrepreneur Sherry Li and a consortium of investors have dreamt up a scheme to build a China City in New York State.
Best-selling novelist Stephen King has at last taken to Twitter but finds himself lost for words.
The Nobel-prize winning novelist Doris Lessing has died. Her publisher HarperCollins said she died peacefully on Sunday.
Streets of Tripoli deserted on Sunday after residents called for general strike in protest at recent gun battles that left 43 people dead and more than 450 wounded.
Former chairman of Co-op Bank Paul Flowers is 'seeking help' after video shows him handing over money to buy hard drugs.
Seven men quizzed on suspicion of murder after body found in garden well in suburban Surrey.
Adherents of the religious sect Scientology call it their Super Power Building, a sprawling $80m building on Florida's Gulf Coast.
Police have arrested seven people following the discovery of a body in a well by gardeners at the grounds of a private house in Audley Drive, Surrey.
Police are investigating the death of a man found at the bottom of a well in the front garden of a private house on Audley Drive, Warlingham, Surrey.