WORLD NEWS TOMORROW –   A terminally-ill man killed himself after watching a TV program about euthanasia by Sir Terry Pratchett, an inquest heard.Father-of-two Thomas Hobkinson, 71, suffered from motor neurone disease and took his own life with veterinary drugs he bought on the internet.

The retired auditor had recently watched a TV show about euthanasia presented by Discworld author and Alzheimer sufferer Pratchett.He purchased veterinary drugs and a suicide handbook online from Mexico and took his own life after telling his wife he was going to die.

Anne told that her husband had been wheelchair-bound and had problems breathing and swallowing.