Egged on by Instagram Followers, Teen Girls Kills Herself after Father Weds Vietnamese Bride

A 16-year-old girl leaped to her death from the 3rd floor of a shophouse on Monday (13 May), following a bout of depression that stemmed from her father wedding a Vietnamese bride. The girl and her brother lived in Kuching, Sarawak, while their father was working in...

Fake news is magic

Here’s an interesting extract on why fake news works even when we know it’s fake news Magic is about manipulating our perceptions, “exploiting cognitive loopholes,” says Dr Kuhn – and understanding how magic works is being recognised as having wider implications....