UK Britain should strengthen climate goal to net zero emissions by...

The UK should aim to cut its greenhouse gas emissions to net zero by 2050, according to its chief advisory committee on climate change. If adopted, the target proposed...

Gavin Williamson: wrong person in her Huawei investigation

Gavin Williamson said he would have been “absolutely exonerated” by a police investigation into the Huawei leak as MPs called for Scotland Yard to launch a criminal probe. Labour...

WhatsApp and Instagram to add online shopping, Report

SHOPPING over WhatsApp and Instagram will soon be possible as Facebook announces new features that could challenge the likes of Amazon in the online shopping domain. Mark Zuckerberg will...

Researchers discover nearly 200,000 new virus species in ocean

The oceans cover over 70 percent of the planet and are teeming with life, from 100-foot-long blue whales with hearts that weigh as much as a car to...

Game of Thrones Episode Shatters Ratings Record, Report

Hopefully you’ve had a chance to catch up on the latest episode of HBO’s Game of Thrones, because it’s just about all anyone’s been talking about since Sunday...

Misaligned black hole just 8000 light years from Earth, Report

A black hole nearly 8,000 light-years from Earth has been behaving strangely and astronomers are fascinated. Though it was discovered in 1989, the V404 Cygni black hole first...

New antidote for box jellyfish sting isn’t entirely new, Report

Warm Australian waters are home to the box jellyfish (Chironex fleckeri), which is considered to be one of the most venomous animals on the planet. Box jellyfish stings lead...

Free ATMs Which? vanishing as another 1,700 have started charging

Almost 1,700 free ATMs have started charging for cash withdrawals between January and March this year, with 1,250 becoming fee-paying in March alone. The research was carried out by...

Trump’s address to Parliament ‘set to be dropped’, Report

Government plans to invite Donald Trump to address parliament during his state visit look set to be dropped, as officials seek to avoid a potentially embarrassing row with...

Theresa May sets one-week deadline for progress in Brexit talks

A government source said the talks - which have been ongoing since early April - needed to be brought to a conclusion one way or another by the...

Prince William writes forward to book by Jonny Benjamin, Report

Prince William has written a heartfelt foreword for The Stranger on the Bridge; a memoir written by Jonny Benjamin who very nearly committed suicide in 2008. William recalled how...

Biggest uncut diamond in history found in Botswana

A Canadian mining corporation unearthed a diamond bigger than the size of a tennis ball being the second-biggest uncut diamond discovered in history. The largest diamond extracted from earth...