Icelandic PM becomes world’s first head of state in gay marriage

By Andy Rice 28 June 2010

Johanna Sigurdardottir, Iceland's prime minister, married her long-time partner on Sunday after new laws legalising gay marriage were passed. Sigurdardottir and Jonina Leosdottir had already been in a civil union for some time, though this was not considered a formal marriage under the previous legislation. Read more: The Telegraph



As Shaun Abrahams packs his bags, Ramaphosa appoints Silas Ramaite acting NPA head

By Greg Nicolson

The filming of The Beach permanently damaged the ecosystem on the Thai island it was located on.