Friday, December 15, 2017

Business

Brexit responsible for Sharm El Sheikh flight ban, says travel industry chief

Brexit is responsible for the continuing flight ban from the UK to Sharm el Sheikh, a leading tourism figure has claimed. For two years, British airlines have...

Boris Johnson lavishes praise on Donald Trump in Fox News interview

Under-fire Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson has lavished praise on Donald Trump during an interview with Fox News, lauding the US President for “penetrating corners of the...

Scientists think they’ve discovered a fourth type of fuel for humans — beyond carbs,...

Ketones could supercharge the body in a way unlike any other source of fuel. The San Francisco-based startup HVMN recently launched a drink made of pure ketone...

Trump in China: US President first in decades not to take reporter questions at...

Donald Trump appears to have become the first US President in decades not to take questions from reporters during a key press conference on his first state...

Boris Johnson dodges questions on future of Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe

Boris Johnson has sidestepped questions about the future of jailed British woman Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe after Iranian state TV reported that he had made an "unintended confession"...

England inspired by fierce rivals Germany but Gareth Southgate all too aware his side...

It is one of international football’s oldest rivalries, but England manager Gareth Southgate did not hide his admiration for the Germany side – not just their...

Theresa May told to replace Priti Patel with Brexiteer to keep Cabinet balance

Theresa May has been warned to promote another Brexiteer into the Cabinet to keep the balance of her top team in the wake of Priti Patel’s...

‘Isis is finished’: Syria declares end of terror group’s ‘project’ as last town held...

Isis militants withdrew on Thursday from their last stronghold in Syria, a strategic town near the border with Iraq, following a government offensive that has effectively...

Pope Francis bans sale of cigarettes at the Vatican on health grounds

Pope Francis has ordered a ban on the sale of cigarettes inside the Vatican from next year because of health concerns, a spokesman said on Thursday. “The motive...

Brazilian male MPs chant ‘abortion no’ after voting to ban terminations for pregnant rape...

Eighteen male Brazilian MPs chanted "life yes, abortion no" after voting to ban terminations for rape victims and women whose lives are in danger. One Congressman brandished...