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The beauty of Paris can be beguiling, especially now. On the slopes of Montmartre, springtime blossom is out, under dazzling blue skies. Tourists throng around its gypsum white basilica.There is a serene tranquility. But only on the surface. Below it...
The number of cases of an "almost untreatable" superbug are on the rise, according to NHS data. CPE, or carbapenemase-producing Enterobacteriaceae, has proved immune to even the most powerful antibiotics, including the so-called last-line drugs.Figures from the US-based Centers for...
The Chancellor has suggested the Conservatives may abandon a 2015 election pledge not to raise income tax, National Insurance or VAT. Speaking at an International Monetary Fund meeting in Washington, Philip Hammond said the vows made at the time of...
Two men remain in custody following their arrest in connection with a nightclub attack that left two people partially blinded. A 24-year-old man was arrested at an address in north London on suspicion of grievous bodily harm on Friday evening,...
Seven Manchester United fans have been killed while watching their team play on television. The group in Nigeria were electrocuted while viewing Jose Mourinho's side play Anderlecht on Thursday night.A transformer had exploded, sending a high-powered electricity line onto the...
United Airlines has U-turned on its plan to promote CEO Oscar Munoz to chairman following his response to a passenger being dragged bloodied and screaming from one of its flights. The airline called police officers to drag 69-year-old Dr David...
French prosecutors are investigating whether the man who killed a policeman in Paris had accomplices and links to terrorist groups, as France prepares to vote in the closest, most volatile election in years. So far the authorities appear to...
Britain went coal-free for the whole of Friday, generating all its electricity without using even one lump of the most polluting of all the fossil fuels. It was the first continuous 24-hour coal-free period for Britain since use of the...
Britain went coal-free for the whole of Friday, generating all its electricity without using even one lump of the most polluting of all the fossil fuels. It was the first continuous 24-hour coal-free period for Britain since use of the...
An Islamic State operative who was a close associate of leader Abu Bakr al Baghdadi and linked with an attack on a Turkish nightclub that left 39 people dead has been killed, the US says. Abdurakhmon Uzbeki, believed to be...