Are women in India any safer?

The rape and subsequent death of a female student in Delhi in 2012 put the global spotlight on the problem of gender-based violence in India. Years later, the topic remains

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Weedkiller glyphosate a ‘substantial’ cancer factor

Image copyright AFP A US jury has found that one of the world’s most widely-used weedkillers was a “substantial factor” in causing a man’s cancer. Pharmaceutical group Bayer had strongly

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How will we get around in 2050?

The majority of vehicles on the road could be self-driving by 2050, according to enthusiasts for electric and autonomous cars. They believe technology, plus the push for cleaner air will

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Brexit: Less than half of trusted trader applications approved

Image copyright PA Less than half of the applications from UK firms for “trusted trader” status have been approved by HMRC since 2016, Newsnight has learned. The status is a

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Brexit: Merkel vows to fight for orderly process

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Mrs Merkel said her position would depend on what Theresa May tells the summit of EU leaders planned for Thursday German Chancellor Angela Merkel

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All aboard the driverless bus in Greater Manchester

Developers hope driverless technology could be used in public transport within five years. Source link

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Jim Ratcliffe: Turning cast-offs into gold

Image copyright Getty Images The UK’s richest man Jim Ratcliffe is the proud new owner of a high-profile professional cycling team, after his firm Ineos took over the former Team

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Dutch shooting: Letter suggests motive in Utrecht attack

Image copyright AFP Image caption Gokmen Tanis was known to police before he was arrested on Monday in connection with the shooting Dutch prosecutors investigating the murder of three people

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Vote Leave fined over thousands of unsolicited texts

Image caption One of the ways in which Vote Leave said it acquired the phone numbers was through its football competition. The Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) has fined Brexit Campaign

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UK employment at highest since 1971

Image copyright PA The number of employed people in the UK has risen again, to a new record number of 32.7 million people between November and January, figures from the

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