Tag Archives: Sky News

Decision On Airport Expansion Delayed Again

The Government has delayed making a decision on airport expansion until at least next summer. The announcement came after Prime Minister David Cameron – who had at one stage promised…

Men, arms, still pour into east Ukraine from Russia – U.N

GENEVA (Reuters) – Arms & fighters are still pouring into rebel-held areas of eastern Ukraine from Russia, a United Nations report said on Wednesday, as it announced the death toll…

Anger As Storm Damage Reaches £500m

A Carlisle resident has told Sky News that the official who designed the failed flood defences should put their hands up & admit failure. Alan McDermott was speaking as insurance…

The Latest: Finland tightens immigration policies

ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — The latest developments as tens of thousands of people make their way to Europe & across the continent, seeking safety & a better life. All times…

New US space mining law to spark interplanetary gold rush

Flashing some interplanetary gold bling & sipping "space water" might sound far-fetched, yet both could shortly be reality, thanks to a new US law that legalizes cosmic mining. In a…

Electrolux's $3.3 billion acquisition of GE Appliances falls through

STOCKHOLM (Reuters) – Sweden's Electrolux said on Monday its deal to buy General Electric's appliance business had fallen through after GE terminated the $3.3 billion (2.1 billion pound) agreement with…

Veterans in Utah among 1st to get first prosthetic implants

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Two military veterans will undergo surgery in Salt Lake City that will make them among the first in the U.S. to have a surgically implanted…

US to lead UN Security Council meeting on terror financing

US Treasury Secretary Jacob Lew will chair a first-ever summit of the finance ministers of the UN Security Council this month, to discuss combating terror group finances, the Treasury said…

ECB under fire over 'timidity' of policy moves

The ECB was under fire Friday for failing to act as decisively as expected to rekindle inflation, with some market players suspecting divisions among the bank’s top brass stopping it…

Presidential elections kick off in Seychelles

NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — The state news agency in Seychelles says citizens of the Indian Ocean archipelago have started voting in presidential elections. Seychelles News Agency said nearly 71,000 eligible…