Coronavirus: Wuhan to shut public transport over outbreak

Media playback is unsupported on your device Wuhan, a Chinese city of nearly nine million people, is to temporarily shut public transport as it tries to halt the outbreak of a ...

Scientists discover ‘why stress turns hair white’

Scientists say they may have discovered why stress makes hair turn white, and a potential way of stopping it happening without reaching for the dye. In tests in mice, stem cells that ...

Wuhan: Virus-hit Chinese city to shut public transport

Media playback is unsupported on your device Wuhan, a Chinese city of nearly nine million people, is to temporarily shut public transport amid a virus outbreak. Those ...

President Trump impeachment: Trial under way in the US Senate

[unable to retrieve full-text content] Live coverage from Washington DC as President Donald Trump’s impeachment trial takes place in the Senate.

Terry Jones: Monty Python stars pay tribute after comedy great dies at 77

Media playback is unsupported on your device Sir Michael Palin, John Cleese and Eric Idle have led the tributes to their Monty Python co-star Terry Jones, who has died at the age ...

Jeff Bezos hack: UN experts demand probe of Saudi crown prince

UN human rights experts have demanded an immediate investigation into allegations Saudi Arabia’s crown prince hacked Amazon boss Jeff Bezos’s phone. They said Mohammed ...

Trade tensions rise as US threatens car tariffs

Trade tensions with the US have spiralled after the chancellor, Sajid Javid, took a defiant stance at Davos. US treasury secretary Steve Mnuchin has threatened new tariffs on UK carmakers ...

Whorlton Hall abuse: Care watchdog wrong not to publish critical 2015 report

The care watchdog was wrong not to publish an inspection report raising concerns about Whorlton Hall, four years before a Panorama investigation suggested alleged abuse, a review ...

Terry Jones: Monty Python star dies aged 77

Monty Python star Terry Jones has died at the age of 77, his agent has said. A statement from his family said: “We are deeply saddened to have to announce the passing of beloved ...

Grammy Awards are ‘ripe with corruption’ says ousted boss Deborah Dugan

Voting for the Grammy Awards is “ripe with corruption”, Recording Academy chief Deborah Dugan has claimed, days after she was suspended from her job. Dugan said she was ...