A mother has given birth to a healthy baby girl after surgeons implanted a womb in her body from a deceased donor.
Posted 2018/12/04 14:00:00
British Prime Minister Theresa May's government fought on Monday to defend its Brexit deal by outlining the legal basis for parliament to support its plan to leave the European Union, but instead seemed to fan the flames of rebellion.Source
Posted 2018/12/03 19:18:33
Britain's parliamentary speaker John Bercow said he would make a decision as early as Monday evening on whether the government is in contempt of parliament for failing to release its full legal advice on Brexit.Source
Posted 2018/12/03 19:11:17
China has made more than $1.2 trillion (942 billion pounds) in additional trade commitments as part of a deal reached by U.S. President Donald Trump and China's Xi Jinping and Beijing has vowed to take immediate steps on those promises.Source
Posted 2018/12/03 18:39:49
U.S. President Donald Trump said China had agreed to cut import tariffs on American-made cars, buoying shares in BMW and Daimler AG who manufacture in the United States for export to the world's biggest auto market.Source
Posted 2018/12/03 18:39:49
Qatar said it will quit OPEC to focus on gas in a swipe at Saudi Arabia, the de facto leader of the oil exporting group which is trying to show unity in tackling an oil price slide.Source
Posted 2018/12/03 17:56:21
International banks in Britain should resist pressure from European Union regulators to shift their non-EU business to new hubs in the bloc because of Brexit, Britain's markets watchdog said on Monday.Source
Posted 2018/12/03 17:47:29
Yemeni Houthi officials are expected to travel to Sweden shortly for talks as early as Wednesday to end the nearly four-year-old war after the Saudi-led coalition allowed the evacuation of some of their wounded for treatment.Source
Posted 2018/12/03 17:36:04
Miners, autos, tech, and oil stocks surged on Monday, driving Europe's main benchmarks up strongly after U.S. and Chinese leaders agreed a temporary truce in a trade war.Source
Posted 2018/12/03 17:34:42
Royal Dutch Shell caved in to growing investor pressure over climate change on Monday, setting out plans to introduce industry-leading carbon emissions targets linked to executive pay.Source
Posted 2018/12/03 17:30:55
Britain's government is committed to the so-called backstop arrangement on the Northern Irish border after Brexit, but does not believe that it will be trapped permanently in a EU customs union, the government's Attorney General Geoffrey Cox said.Source
Posted 2018/12/03 17:24:43
U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer will lead negotiations with China over tariffs, market access and structural changes to intellectual property practices over the next 90 days, the White House has confirmed, potentially signalling a harder U.S. line.Source
Posted 2018/12/03 17:16:53
Mining and energy stocks led a rally in British equity markets on Monday after Washington and Beijing agreed a ceasefire in their trade conflict, which has upended financial markets, and oil prices surged ahead of an OPEC meeting.Source
Posted 2018/12/03 17:08:23
Hundreds of criminal convictions may be at risk after it was revealed the defence barrister involved in the cases was a police informant.
Posted 2018/12/03 15:43:00
A pensioner who wanted to take 20 years off his official age to improve his job prospects and luck on Tinder has had his request refused.
Posted 2018/12/03 13:27:00
The world's most powerful particle accelerator, the Large Hadron Collider (LHC), has been switched off after scientists concluded a second run of experiments.
Posted 2018/12/03 12:26:00
Ukraine's president has called-up army reservists to strengthen its defences over fears of a Russian invasion.
Posted 2018/12/03 12:04:00
Russia's space agency Roscosmos has successfully launched a manned Soyuz rocket carrying astronauts to the International Space Station for the first time since October's aborted mission.
Posted 2018/12/03 11:49:00
Total has warned dozens of its petrol stations have run dry in France following the worst rioting to hit the country in 50 years.
Posted 2018/12/03 11:35:00
The Nigerian president has denied rumours he died following a period of ill health and was replaced by a Sudanese clone.
Posted 2018/12/03 09:11:00