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  Newsmakers   02 Feb 2017

Newsmakers, 02 Feb 2017

4-month-old baby becomes part of UK Brexit history

Alastair was allowed inside the House of Commons along with his MP mother who interrupted her maternity leave to vote on Brexit.

02 Feb 2017 6:12 PM

Mastering the art: The wushu women of Kabul

Mixing boxing and blade control, sabres and daggers, wushu can be a choreographed exhibition of acrobatics or a full-contact sport.

02 Feb 2017 12:14 PM

From far right to far left: 12 candidates for French president

A powerful far-right leader, a deeply conservative former Prime Minister and a 39-year-old former investment banker are among candidates.

02 Feb 2017 10:14 AM

Pregnant with twins, Beyonce shares news on Instagram

The popular couple already has a five-year-old daughter, Blue Ivy, who was born in 2012.

02 Feb 2017 10:03 AM

Mary Landon Baker: The ‘shy’ spinster who received 65 proposals

Baker was also linked to the actor Barry Baxter, who collapsed onstage and died during their friendship.

02 Feb 2017 6:28 AM


Irish author first to win Costa Book Prize twice

The novel follows the relationship of two young men fighting for the US army, as they journey from Wyoming to Tennessee.

02 Feb 2017 6:18 AM

Big Blind Special: Artificial intelligence beats four players

Computer system beats four human players in a poker marathon match which lasted for 20 days.

02 Feb 2017 6:13 AM