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Heathrow Airport will get new $22 billion 3rd runway

Britain backed a $22 billion expansion of Heathrow Airport on Tuesday, ending 25 years of indecision, and promising to boost global trade links following the vote to leave the European Union.

26 Oct 2016 1:32 AM

William Shakespeare wrote Henry VI with rival Marlowe

Three of William Shakespeare’s Henry VI plays were written in collaboration with his Elizabethan rival Christopher Marlowe, according to experts who suggest that contribution of other writers in some

25 Oct 2016 2:19 AM

‘AI Judge’ for human rights trial

Scientists have developed a new artificial intelligence (AI) system that can accurately predict the outcomes of human right trials in major international courts — an advance that could be a valuable t

25 Oct 2016 2:19 AM

Theresa May to lock horns with first ministers on path to Brexit

British Prime Minister Theresa May is to meet with the first ministers from Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland to plot the path towards Brexit, her office said on Sunday.

24 Oct 2016 4:02 AM

Universe not dominated by dark energy

The Universe is expanding at a constant rate, and is not dominated by “dark energy”, according to a new study led by an Indian-origin researcher, which casts doubt on the Nobel Prize winning discovery

24 Oct 2016 2:07 AM

Homer of North was just a literary ‘hoax’

The blind 3rd century poet Ossian — dubbed the “Homer of the North” — may have never actually existed as scientists have found that his tales were merely 18th-century copies of Irish folklore, putting

24 Oct 2016 2:06 AM

Premier League: Foxes conquer Palace for first win

Leicester City midfielder Ahmed Musa (left) shoots past Crystal Palace’s Welsh midfielder Joe Ledley to score the opening goal for his team at the King Power Stadium in Leicester on Saturday. The hosts won 3-1. (Photo: AFP)

23 Oct 2016 1:03 AM

Premier League: London duo have top spot in sights

Arsenal, level on points with current table toppers Manchester City, face struggling Middlesbrough at home on Saturday. (Photo: AFP)

22 Oct 2016 2:37 AM

UK to pardon all convicted gays, many after death

The UK said on Thursday it will posthumously pardon thousands of gay and bisexual men convicted under now-abolished sexual offences law.

21 Oct 2016 2:19 AM

In a first, UK extradites 2002 Gujarat riots accused

A 40-year-old man wanted in connection with the 2002 post-Godhra riots in Gujarat was on Tuesday extradited from the UK to stand trial in India, becoming the first person to be sent back from Britain

19 Oct 2016 12:57 AM