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Migrants at risk of drug-resistant TB in Europe

24 March 2017 | 0 comments

In the late 19th century, an estimated one in seven Europeans was dying of tuberculosis,

Brexit puts EU lifeblood of British hospitals at risk

24 March 2017 | 0 comments

With British hospitals already struggling to fill their ranks, Brexit could make life even harder for the National Health Service as EU doctors.

Singer Anohni offers song in exchange for fan emails

16 March 2017 | 0 comments

The singer Anohni is offering a missing song from her upcoming work for free -- to anyone who sends her a heartfelt email about hopes for the future."The price for this song is a gesture of anonymous...

Indian police say murdered Irish woman also raped

16 March 2017 | 0 comments

A young Irish woman who was murdered in the popular Indian tourist destination of Goa was also raped, police said Thursday.The body of 28-year-old Danielle McLaughlin was discovered naked in a field near...

UK hospital authorised to create 'three-parent' babies

16 March 2017 | 0 comments

An English hospital on Thursday became the nation's first to win authorisation to use the three-person fertility technique in an effort to prevent inherited disease. Britain last year became the first...

Britain to probe Fox's giant takeover bid of Sky

16 March 2017 | 0 comments

A proposed multi-billion takeover bid for European pay-TV giant Sky by 21st Century Fox will be probed by media watchdog Ofcom and the Competition and Markets Authority, the government said Thursday.In...

Queen authorises British PM to begin Brexit

16 March 2017 | 0 comments

Queen Elizabeth II gave royal assent on Thursday to a bill empowering British Prime Minister Theresa May to trigger Article 50 of the EU's Lisbon Treaty and begin the process of leaving the European Union.May...

Toyota investing £240 mn in Britain plant despite Brexit

16 March 2017 | 0 comments

Toyota announced a £240 million ($293 million) investment in a car assembly plant in central England on Thursday, despite uncertainty over Britain's looming exit from the European Union.The Japanese auto...

Britain bans new MPs from employing family members

16 March 2017 | 0 comments

Britain will ban new MPs from employing spouses, relatives or business associates, according to rules announced Thursday in the wake of a scandal that has rocked France's presidential election.The Independent...

UK Conservatives handed record fine over election expenses

16 March 2017 | 0 comments

Britain's ruling Conservatives made "numerous failures" in reporting expenses for several elections and breached campaign spending rules, an independent watchdog said Thursday in an embarrassing blow...

Prince William and Kate visit Paris 20 years after Diana's death

16 March 2017 | 0 comments

Britain's Prince William and his wife Kate will pay an official visit to Paris on Friday and Saturday, months before the 20th anniversary of the death of William's mother Diana in a car crash in the French...

European stocks rise at open, London hits new record

16 March 2017 | 0 comments

Europe's stock markets rallied Thursday, with London striking a new record high, after the Federal Reserve painted a positive picture of the world's largest economy.Sentiment was also buoyed by the victory...

'Now is not the time' for Scottish independence vote: May

16 March 2017 | 0 comments

British Prime Minister Theresa May on Thursday rejected a call by the Scottish government for a second referendum on independence before Britain leaves the EU -- but did not rule out a vote entirely."I...

Markets rally on Fed, London strikes record peak

16 March 2017 | 0 comments

Europe's stock markets rallied Thursday, with London striking a new record high, after the Federal Reserve painted a positive picture of the world's largest economy.The dollar recovered a day after stumbling...

Irish woman murdered in Goa: Indian police

15 March 2017 | 0 comments

Indian police said Wednesday they had launched a murder investigation after a young Irish woman was found dead in the popular tourist state of Goa.The body of 28-year-old Danielle McLaughlin was discovered...



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