Too rich to jail

The big banks are bigger than ever and prosecution of white-collar crimes is at a 20-year low in the US

Guests ride a new rollercoaster at the

Disney to supercharge theme parks

The company’s theme park division has emerged as a surprisingly strong money-maker. Now the global vacation empire is about to get much, much bigger

The screenwriter William Goldman at the Tribeca Film Festival in 2009. He was attending a screening of “Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid,” one of two films for which he won the Academy Award. The New York Times

Screenwriter William Goldman dies

He won Academy Awards for screenplays 'Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid' and 'All the President’s Men'

Justin Bieber performs at Z100's Jingle Ball in Manhattan, New York, US, Dec 9, 2016. REUTERS

Bieber confirms marriage

The pop star updated his social media status two months after it was reported that the couple had obtained a marriage license

Alli Webb, owner of Drybar, appears in an undated hand-out photo provided by Alli Webb in Irvine, California, US, Nov 14, 2018. REUTERS

How Alli Webb built a styling empire

Today, Alli operates 115 salons across the United States, with 3,000 employees and over a $100 million in annual revenue. She spoke to Reuters about financial lessons she has learned over the years.

Aldyr Schlee was 19 when he won a newspaper contest for his design of the Brazilian national soccer team jerseys. He died on Thursday. Reuters

Brazil football jersey designer dies

Aldyr Schlee, the iconic designer, won a contest though he was sceptical about the rules: The design had to include the blue, green, white and yellow of the Brazilian flag

HIV in ‘key populations’ shoots up

Female sex workers, men who have sex with men, and injecting drug users are identified as the key populations

Vets take an X-ray of a leg of Phoolkali, a female elephant, at the Wildlife SOS Elephant Hospital, India's first hospital for elephants run by a non-governmental organisation in the northern town of Mathura, India, Nov 16, 2018. REUTERS

India’s opens first elephant hospital

The unique medical centre offers wireless digital X-ray, thermal imaging, ultrasonography, tranquilisation devices and quarantine facilities

Half of parties seek boat, paddy sheaf

Political parties shun their own symbols as they gear up for the polls

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Carlos Ghosn, chairman and CEO of the Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi Alliance, attends a press conference on the second press day of the Paris auto show, in Paris, France, Oct 3, 2018. REUTERS/Regis Duvignau/File Photo

Nissan chief ousted for misconduct

Japanese automaker found Carlos Ghosn had used company money for personal use

German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas.

Germany imposes travel bans on 18 Saudis

Foreign ministry said, the travel sanctions were imposed in coordination with France and UK.

Justin Bieber performs at Z100's Jingle Ball in Manhattan, New York, US, Dec 9, 2016. REUTERS

Bieber confirms marriage

The pop star updated his social media status two months after it was reported that the couple had obtained a marriage license