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Pound to euro exchange rate: Sterling improves as European leaders show...

The pound to euro exchange rate hit month-to-date highs yesterday as Prime Minister Boris Johnson headed to Europe. GBP’s improvement saw sterling rally as...

Junior Agogo dead: Former Nottingham Forest and Ghana striker dies aged...

Former Nottingham Forest and Sheffield Wednesday forward Junior Agogo has died at the age of 40.Agogo, who most recently played for Hibernian in 2012, had...

Cheap combo pill cuts heart, stroke risks, study finds

A cheap daily pill that combines four drugs cut the risk of heart attacks, strokes and heart failure in a large study, suggesting it...

WHO says eradicating malaria 'can be done', but first aim is...

London, Reuters - Eradicating malaria is biologically feasible and a lofty aim, the World Health Organization said on Friday, but the focus for now...

UN: Possible to eradicate malaria, but probably not soon

The World Health Organization says it's theoretically possible to wipe out malaria, but probably not with the flawed vaccine and other control methods being...

UN: Possible to eradicate malaria, but probably not soon

LONDON (AP) — The World Health Organization says it's theoretically possible to wipe out malaria, but probably not with the flawed vaccine and other...

Ocean Viking rescue ship awaits port access in latest migrant standoff

MILAN (Reuters) - Two charities running rescue missions in the Mediterranean Sea have said Italy has ignored requests to allow their ship to bring...

Cheap combo pill cuts heart, stroke risks, study finds

LONDON (AP) — A cheap daily pill that combines four drugs cut the risk of heart attacks, strokes and heart failure in a large...

Jofra Archer ‘over the moon’ with devastating six-wicket haul in Ashes

Jofra Archer was delighted to prove he is more than just pace after a skilful six-wicket showing that sliced through Australia’s batting and left...

Mozambique, Russia sign energy, security deals

Moscow (AFP) - Mozambique's President Filipe Nyusi signed energy and security agreements with Russian's Vladimir Putin on Thursday in the first visit by a...

Wildlife meeting backs more protection for giraffes

Geneva (AFP) - Wildlife-supporting countries on Thursday backed regulating international trade in giraffes in a bid to offer more protection to the gentle giants,...

Owen Farrell and George Ford to start for England against Ireland

Owen Farrell and George Ford will start together for England for the first time since last June on Saturday with Eddie Jones naming the...

An African American mother and daughter journey to their family's past...

CAPE COAST, GHANA (Reuters) - Halfway across the Atlantic Ocean, the plane carrying Tani Sanchez and her daughter Tani Sylvester on a heritage tour...

South Africa court: Using apartheid-era flag is hate speech, should be...

JOHANNESBURG — South Africa's Equality Court on Wednesday restricted the display of the country's old apartheid-era flag, ruling that its gratuitous use amounts to...

How Satellite Closes the Income Gap

The world is full of sharp disparities between the privileged and those struggling for access: access to good work, to knowledge, to the means...

How Brazil and Vietnam are tightening their grip on the world's...

By Marcelo Teixeira, Phuong Nguyen and Julia Symmes CobbSAO JOAO DA BOA VISTA, Brazil (Reuters) - A towering machine rumbles through the fields of...

HHS to provide $23 million to Merck for Ebola vaccine production

FILE PHOTO: A health worker fills a syringe with Ebola vaccine before injecting it to a patient, in Goma, Democratic Republic of Congo, August...

Sudan's top general sworn in as leader of new ruling body

CAIRO (AP) — Sudan's top general was sworn in Wednesday as the leader of a joint military-civilian body created to rule Sudan during a...
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