Tag Archives: England

Borthwick joins England rugby team as forwards coach

After masterminding Japan's breakthrough performances at the recent Rugby World Cup, Eddie Jones & Steve Borthwick have been reunited in England's restructured coaching set-up. Borthwick, a former England captain, was…

FACT CHECK: Rubio's single-handed 'Obamacare' win questioned

WASHINGTON (AP) — Florida Sen. Marco Rubio says he's the only Republican running for president who's actually notched a win against President Barack Obama's health care law, widely loathed on…

Antidepressants May Raise Autism Risk in Later Pregnancy Stages

Women in a new study who took antidepressants during their second & third trimesters of pregnancy showed an 87 percent increased risk of having a child with an autism spectrum…

Trial of China rights lawyer lasts three hours, police block court access

By Sui-Lee Wee BEIJING (Reuters) – The trial of one of China's most high profile human rights lawyers on charges of inciting ethnic hatred & provoking trouble lasted just three…

River levels recede in North of England as temperatures plunge

River levels across the north of England have started to recede following more downpours after the week's devastating floods. Saturday's wet weather has given way to icy conditions with a…

More Flood Warnings As Task Force Is Formed

A new Government-backed task force will examine what flood protection measures need to be introduced in the worst-affected communities in the north of England, which have been battered by record…

Hodgson and Coleman relish England-Wales Euro 2016 derby

PARIS (Reuters) – England manager Roy Hodgson & Wales counterpart Chris Coleman are eagerly anticipating their all-British Euro 2016 group match in Lens next year following Saturday's draw for the…

Former Odebrecht CEO formalises departure after six months in jail

SAO PAULO (Reuters) – Marcelo Odebrecht, the former chief executive of Grupo Odebrecht, has formalised his departure from Latin America's largest engineering group after six months in prison on corruption…

Obesity In Women Is A 'National Risk'

Obesity in women should be treated as a "national risk" according to the Chief Medical Officer. Professor Dame Sally Davies released her annual report for 2014 – which for the…

US brings WTO case against Chinese tax on aircraft imports

WASHINGTON (AP) — The United States is bringing a case against China to the World Trade Organization, protesting that taxes on imported aircraft donate Chinese manufacturers an unfair advantage. "China's…