Afghanistan-Pakistan quake: Cold puts homeless at risk

Aid workers have warned that some Afghans and Pakistanis made homeless by Monday’s earthquake could die from exposure. There is an urgent need for tents and blankets for those forced to spend Read More →

Australia’s return of Uluru to Indigenous owners marked 30 years on

The traditional indigenous owners of Uluru have marked 30 years since it was returned by the Australian government. Hundreds of people gathered by the isolated hill, popularly known outside Australia as Ayers Read More →

Ben Carson compares abortion to slavery

Retired neurosurgeon Ben Carson, one of the current frontrunners for the Republican presidential nomination, wants to make abortion illegal in all instances, including cases of rape and incest. He told an NBC Read More →

US Federal Reserve refrains from interest rate rise

The Federal Reserve has decided to keep US interest rates unchanged after its latest meeting. The decision leaves short-term interest rates at record lows of 0% to 0.25%, the same level they Read More →

Royal Dutch Shell pushed into loss by charges

Royal Dutch Shell has reported a loss for the third quarter of the year, after taking a big charge to reflect the cost of halting major projects. The oil company reported a Read More →


Lloyds reports highest profit in decadeLloyds Banking Group, nearly 5% owned by the taxpayer, sees profits rise on lower PPI provisions. Read More →

Scammers taking control of computers, experts warnConsumers are being warned about fraudsters who offer help with computer printers, then demand money Read More →

Military plane cost hits Airbus profitsAnnual profits slump at the aircraft maker following another big charge on its military cargo plane. Read More →


Jean-Claude Juncker: UK faces hefty Brexit billThe European Commission's president warns of a "tough" two-year divorce negotiation w Read More →

Philip Hammond 'listening' to business rates concernsPhilip Hammond is under pressure to act with some businesses facing "eye-watering" rate ri Read More →

Lamont: Remainers' 'duty' not to undermine Brexit talksLord Lamont urges peers not to amend the Brexit bill during a marathon debate. Read More →


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We break down Katy Perry's video for Chained To The RhythmWe break down the imagery of Katy Perry's vivid, political video for Chained To The Rhythm. Read More →

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Star Wars: First picture of Han Solo film team releasedHan Solo is back in the cockpit in the first official snap from the next Star Wars spin-off film. Read More →

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Life expectancy to break 90 barrier by 2030Women in South Korea will be the first in the world to live an average of 90 years. Read More →

Testosterone replacement for men 'trade-off with risks'In those deficient, the therapy may improve bone health, but at what cost? Read More →


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Cooper, who has an OBE for services to literature, has attacked David Cameron for allowing more than Read More →

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