Researchers reveals a link between the places we live and our risk of coronary heart disease using Google Street View. Getty Images
Google Street View helps predict the risk of heart disease

Researchers use images to uncover how our surroundings affect our risk of coronary heart disease

March 28, 2024, 12:05 AM
Khalifa University Prof Samuel Mao says that solar-powered atmospheric water generators could have a tremendous impact in the Middle East. Getty Images
Drawing water from desert air no longer a mirage

Cutting-edge technology is addressing the Middle East's water scarcity challenges

March 22, 2024, 5:00 AM
Heat exposure can increase inflammation and impair the immune system. AFP
Heat might be making you more prone to illness

Scientists uncover the hidden dangers of heat exposure to your immune system

March 19, 2024, 8:00 PM
New compounds mimic benefits of exercise, offering hope for those unable to exert themselves. Getty Images
Future pill may mimic exercise benefits for muscle health

Research offers hope for those unable to exercise because of age, illness or injury

March 18, 2024, 9:08 AM
British cellphone company Vodafone confirmed on Friday that it is selling its Italian business to Switzerland’s Swisscom for 8 billion euros ($8.7 billion) and will hand back half of the proceeds to its shareholders through the buyback of company shares. AP
Vodafone sells Italian arm to Swisscom for $8.7 billion

Telecom company streamlines portfolio to focuse on growth markets with shareholder boost

March 15, 2024, 10:52 PM
Finneas O'Connell  and sister Billie Eilish wear "Artists4Ceasefire" pins at the 96th Annual Academy Awards. AFP
Stars wear Gaza hearts on sleeves, and lapels, at Oscars

The annual awards became a platform for advocating peace and solidarity with Gaza

March 11, 2024, 12:14 AM
British Muslim women and children demonstrate against Islamophobia. Getty Images
Government commits extra funding to protect UK Muslims

More than £117 million allocated to enhance security at mosques, schools and community centres

March 11, 2024, 12:01 AM
The image of the Princess of Wales and her children that has been withdrawn by international agencies because of fears that it has been manipulated. PA
Princess of Wales photo pulled after manipulation claims

International agencies halt distribution of Kate's image saying it has been manipulated, as Kensington Palace remains silent

March 10, 2024, 11:10 PM
British shadow foreign secretary David Lammy. PA
UK shadow foreign secretary seeks 'compassionate Gaza intervention'

In a letter to Foreign Secretary, David Lammy conveys the critical situation in Gaza as Ramadan begins

March 10, 2024, 10:54 PM
A global gathering in London aims to dismantle safe havens for frauds. PA
World leaders and tech giants unite in summit to fight fraud

London summit aims to crush safe havens for international fraudsters

March 10, 2024, 10:30 PM
Pope Francis has called for Ukraine to negotiate, drawing Ukrainian and western criticism. Reuters
Ukraine's Zelenskyy dismisses Pope's appeal for talks with Russia

Kyiv gives priority to defence and diplomatic efforts with clear conditions

March 10, 2024, 10:11 PM
Vincent van Gogh's Head of a Peasant Woman in a White Headdress is hung at TEFAF in Maastricht. EPA
Rare van Gogh fetches millions at Dutch art fair

Vincent van Gogh's Head of a Peasant Woman in a White Headdress sells for several million euros at Tefaf art fair

March 10, 2024, 5:43 PM
The mothers taking part in the protest plan to strike without food from Sunday to Thursday. PA
Mothers unite in hunger strike outside UK Parliament to highlight child food insecurity

They plan to fast from Sunday to Thursday and will then meet MPs to discuss actionable steps forward

March 10, 2024, 12:01 AM
Ministers Anne-Marie Trevelyan and Tom Tugendhat advocate for a significant increase in UK defence spending amid growing global security challenges. Reuters
UK ministers call for increased defence spending amid global tensions

Urgent appeal made for budget boost as international security concerns mount

March 09, 2024, 7:31 PM
An overstretched, understaffed health service with exhausted workers under 'unsustainable pressure' is putting cancer patients at risk. PA
Urgent call for action as NHS struggles threaten cancer patients

Health ombudsman highlights risks amid staff shortages and record waiting times

March 09, 2024, 12:01 AM