Australian FM joins pro-Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank choir

March 17, 2015 by · Comments Off on Australian FM joins pro-Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank choir 

CANBRERA, March 16 — Australian Foreign Minister Julie Bishop on Monday became the latest senior cabinet minister in voicing support of australia joining the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) proposed by china.

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Are electric vehicles now the future of Filipino transportation?

March 4, 2015 by · Comments Off on Are electric vehicles now the future of Filipino transportation? 

By Lily O Ramos

MANILA,March 3 (PNA)– Are electric jeepneys, electric tricycles and electric bikes that do not emit air pollution while giving comfort and style to riders the future Filipino transport mode?

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Only half of UK food to be homegrown in 2040 — Report

February 25, 2015 by · Comments Off on Only half of UK food to be homegrown in 2040 — Report 

MOSCOW, Feb. 24 — Just half of food supplies in the United Kingdom will be domestically produced in 25 years' time, a report by the UK National Farmers' Union (NFU) issued Tuesday revealed.

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UK officials say British role in fighting ISIL ‘strikingly modest’

February 6, 2015 by · Comments Off on UK officials say British role in fighting ISIL ‘strikingly modest’ 

MOSCOW, Feb. 5 — The role the United Kingdom has in the fight against the Islamic State (IS) extremist group is "strikingly modest," a report by a committee of British lawmakers published Thursday says.

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Report says number of anti-Semitic incidents in UK doubles in 2014

February 6, 2015 by · Comments Off on Report says number of anti-Semitic incidents in UK doubles in 2014 

MOSCOW, Feb. 5 — The number of anti-Semitic incidents in the United Kingdom more than doubled in 2014 from the previous year, reaching 1,168, the Community Security Trust (CST) reported Thursday.

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Goldman Sachs president says UK should stay in EU

January 25, 2015 by · Comments Off on Goldman Sachs president says UK should stay in EU 

MOSCOW, Jan. 24 — The president of one of the world’s leading investment bank, Goldman Sachs, said that London was a great financial capital and urged the United Kingdom to stay in the European Union, the BBC reported Saturday.

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UK Hospital in Northampton isolates woman suspected of having Ebola

January 16, 2015 by · Comments Off on UK Hospital in Northampton isolates woman suspected of having Ebola 

MOSCOW, Jan. 15 — A patient with a suspected case of Ebola has been admitted to the Northampton General Hospital in the United Kingdom, the hospital said in a statement Thursday.

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UK Home Secretary concerned over gangs forcing children to sell drugs

January 16, 2015 by · Comments Off on UK Home Secretary concerned over gangs forcing children to sell drugs 

MOSCOW, Jan. 15 — Home Secretary Theresa May expressed concern over the practice of criminal gangs in the United Kingdom forcing children to sell hard drugs within the country, the Sky News reported Thursday.

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Cameron plans to introduce communications bill to prevent terror attacks

January 13, 2015 by · Comments Off on Cameron plans to introduce communications bill to prevent terror attacks 

MOSCOW, Jan. 12 — British Prime Minister David Cameron has promised to introduce a communications bill aiming to prevent terrorist attacks, dubbed the “Snoopers’ Charter,” if he wins the next general election.

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Half of UK population to get cancer diagnosis in lifetime by 2020

January 8, 2015 by · Comments Off on Half of UK population to get cancer diagnosis in lifetime by 2020 

EDINBURGH, Jan. 7 — One in every two people in the United Kingdom can expect to be diagnosed with cancer at some point in their lifetime by 2020, Macmillan Cancer Support's director for policy and research in England told Sputnik.

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