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Former U.K. Treasury chief Geoffrey Howe, a prominent figure in Margaret Thatcher's government who helped bring about her downfall, has died at 88.
Australia is to begin trialling some of the world's most advanced shark deterrent technologies in the next few months, the FT reports.
A Muslim farmworker has been beaten to death in India by an angry mob over rumors his family had been eating beef, the FT reports.
A series of package bombs exploded on Wednesday in the southwest China city of Liuzhou, killing at least seven people and injuring 51.
Fiat Chrysler under-reported a "significant" amount of deaths, injuries and legal claims that it was obliged to reveal, the FT reports.
Thai police have declared Bangkok's worst-ever bombing solved, even as questions grow over the investigation, the FT reports.
Richard Rainwater, who became a billionaire investor and philanthropist, has died, according to his charitable foundation.
Legendary deal maker Richard Rainwater has died after fighting a long battle with a rare neurological disease.
A new report says more people have died this year than being killed by sharks, with CNBC's Brian Sullivan.
New York Yankees icon and baseball Hall of Famer Yogi Berra has died, Major League Baseball and his charitable foundation announced early Wednesday.
One of America's greatest baseball players and Hall of Fame catcher died on Tuesday of natural causes at his home in New Jersey.
A businessman known for his marketing acumen, Jagmohan Dalmiya was a key figure in bringing the 1987 World Cup to the sub-continent.
The co-founder of sandwich chain Subway died at 67 on Monday, the company confirmed.
Indian police said they were hunting for the owner of illegally-stored explosives that accidentally detonated in the center of a crowded town.
A new government study on blood pressure found potentially lifesaving results, reports CNBC's Meg Tirrell.
Floods that swept houses off their foundations spread across Japan on Friday, leaving at least 25 people missing.
The piece of wing found on Reunion Island has been formally identified as part of the wreckage of Malaysian Airlines flight MH370.
Explosions at a fireworks plant in China killed one and injured six, after blasts killed at least 145 people last month.
Thai police have arrested a second foreign suspect in the country's deadliest bombing, saying they believed he played an important role.
Wes Craven, whose "Nightmare on Elm Street" and "Scream" movies made him one of the most recognizable names in horror films, has died. He was 76.