UK population forecast to pass 70 million in 2031

The UK population is projected to pass 70 million in 2031 - but the annual growth rate will slow.The Office for National Statistics (ONS) says the population will incr...

PTSD is even more common than you think - especially among young people

Many of us think Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) is a relatively rare psychological problem. In reality, however, PTSD can affect anyone – and, looking into the...

Govt push for taming food inflation

Last week, the federal cabinet took notice of the increasing food prices, a major source of surging inflationary pressures in the economy. It ordered (administrative) ...

Erdogan: Turkey's military operation in Syria not land grab

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has denied any territorial ambition in the military operation in Syria, calling the accusation an "insult" to him.Spea...

Why are South African cities still so segregated 25 years after apartheid?

It doesn’t take long after I drive out of the sleek OR Tambo international airport for the penny to drop. Again. Johannesburg is the bastard child of the worst aspec...

Court asked to consider if PM's Brexit delay tactic is lawful

Scotland's highest court is to consider whether Prime Minister Boris Johnson has fully complied with a law requiring him to ask for a Brexit delay.He sent an unsigned ...

NASA's Mars InSight is unstuck and officially back to work

It was looking grim for NASA's Mars InSight mission back at the beginning of October. But now, things seem to have turned around.The InSight lander had originally been...

JOHN LEWIS AND WAITROSE TO STOP SELLING CHRISTMAS CRACKERS CONTAINING PL...

The John Lewis Partnership, which includes John Lewis and Waitrose, has announced it will stop selling Christmas crackers containing plastic t...

How craft breweries are changing the beer industry in South Africa

(CNN)For more than a century, beer-making in South Africa has been dominated by South African Breweries (SAB), a subsidiary of multinational giant Anheuser-Busch ...

China rout Canada 3-0 into women's volleyball semis at Military World Ga...

WUHAN, Oct. 20 (Xinhua) -- China thrashed Canada 3-0 on Sunday to reach the women's volleyball semifinals at the 7th CISM Military World Games.Gao Yi scored a game-hig...

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