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Zuckerberg 'killed goat' for dinner with Twitter boss

Zuckerberg 'killed goat' for dinner with Twitter boss

Technology
Facebook boss Mark Zuckerberg once offered Twitter counterpart Jack Dorsey a cold goat he had killed himself for dinner, it has been claimed.Recalling a bizarre meal between the two social network leaders, Mr Dorsey said that Mr Zuckerberg used some form of laser or stun gun and a knife to kill the animal. He did not perform the ritual in front of his guest, but - according to the Twitter co-founder - at the time he was committed to going through an entire year only eating what he had killed himself.In an interview with Rolling Stone, Mr Dorsey, 42, said: "He made goat for me for dinner. He killed the goat."I guess he kills it. He kills it with a laser gun and then the knife. Then they send it to the butcher." Image: The Facebook boss a...
Russia businessman Glushkov 'killed in UK'

Russia businessman Glushkov 'killed in UK'

World
UK police have launched a murder investigation after the death of Russian businessman Nikolai Glushkov in south-west London.Mr Glushkov was found dead at his home in New Malden on 12 March.A post-mortem examination revealed Mr Glushkov, who was 68, died from "compression to the neck".There is, at this stage, no evidence linking the death to the attempted murder of a former Russian spy and his daughter in Salisbury, police say.Detectives are retaining an open mind and are appealing for any information that will assist the investigation.In particular, they are appealing for anyone who may have seen or heard anything suspicious at or near his home in Clarence Avenue, New Malden, between Sunday 11 March and Monday 12 March to contact them.Police on Friday continued to guard the home lived in b...
6,700 Rohingya Muslims 'killed in a month'

6,700 Rohingya Muslims 'killed in a month'

World
At least 6,700 Rohingya Muslims were killed over the course of a month during a crackdown by Myanmar's security forces, according to a charity.Doctors Without Borders (Medecins Sans Frontieres or MSF) says its survey of refugee camps in Bangladesh put the death toll at around 9,000 between 25 August and 24 September.It said 6,700 died as a result of the violence, adding that of those 730 were children under the age of five.Myanmar's army has claimed 400 have died since the start of the crisis.Image:Refugees wait for food at a camp in BangladeshMyanmar's Information Ministry said the majority of fatalities were "extremist terrorists" who died during "clearance operations".MSF medical director Sidney Wong said: "We met and spoke with survivors of violence in Myanmar, who are now sheltering i...