Léon-Robert de L’Astran, an 18th-century shipowner, was praised for his noble refusal to participate in the slave trade. Sadly, however, it seems that he existed only as an internet hoax — duping Wikipedia, the online encyclopaedia, for three years, along with Ségolène Royal and others.
Facebook has released a slimmed down version of its mobile app to allow people on slow connections to access the social network.
The German government warns Greece that it must meet its commitments to lenders, after the election win of the Greek anti-austerity Syriza party.
The options for Athens in its wrangles with its creditors over debt relief
I have found out that there is not just a daily cap on contactless fares but also a weekly cap, so I shouldn't pay more than a weekly travelcard. Is this true?