Indian brides given bats to keep abusive husbands in check - BBC News

Hundreds of brides at an Indian mass wedding have been given wooden bats and urged to use them as weapons if their husbands turn abusive. Messages such as "for use against drunkards" are written on the paddles, which measure about 40cm (15in) and ...

The night Donald Trump failed to break the White House correspondents' dinner - Washington Post

His voters sent him to Washington to break stuff, and this weekend Donald Trump tried to break the annual dinner of the White House Correspondents' Association. As with some of his business ventures, he was not wholly successful. “They're trapped at ...

Valtteri Bottas: Is Russia Grand Prix win start of things to come? - BBC Sport

First grand prix victories do not come much better than this. Valtteri Bottas was imperious at the Russian Grand Prix as he took his maiden win in his 81st start and confirmed himself as a major player in this fascinating Formula 1 season. There were ...

Major Labour donor threatens to stand against Jeremy Corbyn in general election unless he quits as leader - The Independent

One of Labour's biggest donors has announced he will stand against Jeremy Corbyn if he does not step down as leader of the party before the General election. Michael Foster, whose family has given the Labour Party £400,000 since 2010, wrote a ...