Artificial intelligence helps to discover powerful new antibiotic – Channel 4 News

We’ve all heard of superbugs – nasty bacteria which can’t be wiped out by antibiotics – well a powerful new drug that can kill some of the world’s most dangerous strains of drug resistant bacteria has been discovered using artificial intelligence. Researchers on the project, based at the Massachusetts of Technology, called it “absolutely a […]

Thai court dissolves opposition party Future Forward | World news

One of Thailand’s most popular opposition parties has been disbanded after it was found to have violated electoral rules by receiving an illegal loan, a decision analysts say is likely to heighten political tensions. The constitutional court dissolved Future Forward on Friday and banned 16 of its leaders from politics for 10 years. Future Forward, […]

Meghan Markle releases behind scenes video giving rare insight into her very relaxed style | Royal | News

Meghan Markle, 38, guest-edited the September 2019 issue of Vogue magazine titled ‘Forces For Change’. The Duchess of Sussex’s image for the magazine meant it sold out in 10 days and became the biggest-selling issue of the past decade. She has since shared a video of her time with Vogue Editor-in-Chief Edward Enninful on her […]

Rohingya refugees die after boat capsizes off Bangladesh | News

At least 15 Rohingya refugees have died and dozens more are unaccounted for after their overcrowded wooden boat heading for Malaysia sank off the coast of southern Bangladesh, officials have said.  Some 130 people – mainly women and children – were packed on the fishing trawler that was trying to get across the Bay of Bengal […]

PMQs: Boris Johnson faces Jeremy Corbyn – live news | Politics

12.13pm GMT12:13 Darren Henry, a Conservative, asks Johnson is the government will fulfil its manifesto pledges and deliver for the NHS. Johnson says he is proud the money is now flowing through. 12.12pm GMT12:12 Corbyn says Johnson cut the number of climate attachés in embassies when he was foreign secretary. He says until 2015 Johnson […]

Brexit POLL: Should it be illegal to fly the EU flag from UK public buildings? VOTE HERE | Politics | News

Not all Britons will revel in planned Brexit Day celebrations on Friday, as several cities have vowed to fly the European Union flag from public buildings. Scotland’s First Minister Nicola Sturgeon has ordered officials to keep flying the European Union flag over the Scottish government headquarters even after the UK has left the bloc. Remainers […]

Afghanistan airline denies plane crash in Ghazni province | News

Afghanistan’s state-owned Ariana Airlines has denied reports by Afghan officials that one of its planes had crashed in the eastern Ghazni province.  “There has been an airline crash but it does not belong to Ariana because the two flights managed by Ariana today from Herat to Kabul and Herat to Delhi are safe,” the airline’s acting […]

Royal news: How Queen ‘convinced Prince Harry to remain member of Royal Family’ | Royal | News

The Queen is at the heart of crisis talks today at Sandringham with Prince Harry, after he and Meghan Markle announced last week that they intend to step down from their senior royal roles. Prince Charles and Prince William are expected to join Her Majesty and Prince Philip at their Norfolk home, while the Duchess of […]