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Is there any point in recycling?

Katy Wheeler, University of Essex To sort or not to sort, that is the question. Lots of people wonder whether it’s really worth their time...

British parliament rejects Brexit deal

The British Parliament on Tuesday overwhelmingly voted against a deal that the Theresa May government had reached with the European Union to allow an...

UK exports arms to countries with poor humanrights track record: report

A third of the UK's military arms deals worth an estimated £39bn approved between 2008 and 2017 went to nations identified by the government...

One in eight workers in UK are poor: report

The number of working poor in the UK has increased by 500,000 to a total of four million in the last five years, says...

No-deal Brexit to trigger an economic crisis in UK: Bank of...

Leaving the European Union without a deal could trigger an economic crisis in the United Kingdom, the Bank of England has said. The bank said...

At least 320,000 are homeless in UK

The UK has 320,000 homeless people this year, says analysis by housing charity Shelter. The highest rate of homelessness is in London. The number of...

EU has ‘strong’ interest in safeguarding post-Brexit energy supply – UK...

By Sara Stefanini, Climate Home News EU countries have a “strong commercial reason” to maintain gas and electricity trade across the English Channel, UK energy...

Global register being launched to prevent abuses in aid sector

A global register is being prepared to prevent criminals getting employed in the aid sector which will see support from the Interpol and the...

Scientists develop method to create electricity out of coffee waste

Scientists have developed a method to produce electricity out coffee waste, created during the process of turning coffee berries into powder. The wastewater generated during...

UK considers ban on selling energy drinks to children

The British government is considering a ban on sales of energy drinks to anyone below 18, amidst concerns over their impact on children's health. The...

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