MPs set to leave Houses of Parliament for PS3. 5bn restoration

MPs vote to back refurbishment which is expected to see Commons move to Whitehall Palace of Westminster MPs set to leave Houses of Parliament for PS3. 5bn restoration MPs election to back refurbishment which is expected to see Commons move to Whitehall A tale of deterioration: the Houses of Parliament are falling down Share on…

Air pollution as bad for wellbeing as partner’s death, say researchers

Authors of Can Clean Air Make You Happy? say exposure to nitrogen dioxide can be as damaging as big-hitting life events The impact on wellbeing of exposure to nitrogen dioxide, a gas mostly produced in diesel fumes, is comparable to the toll from losing a undertaking, ending a relationship or the death of a partner,…

Nile Rodgers:’ Sadiq Khan seems like a totally cool guy’

The Chic frontman talks about Bowie tributes, working with Noel Gallagher and inviting Londons new mayor to his festival Hello, Nile! Is it actually 4am where you are now? Yes! Im in a auto on the way to the airport. Youve said in the past that you dont sleep much. Do you think dreaming less…

Funeral and vigil held for girl found dead in Holloway prison cell

A candlelit vigil was held outside the London prison where Sarah Reed, who was on remand there, was found dead in her cell in January Hundreds of protesters held a candlelit vigil outside Holloway prison on the working day Sarah Reed, the prisoner on remand who died in her cell last month, was buried in…

New Gene Treatment Saves 1-Year-Old With Aggressive Form Of Cancer

A baby cancer patient on the verge of death may have beensaved by an innovative gene-editing technique. London’s 1-year-old Layla Richards had an aggressive kind of blood cancer called relapsed acute lymphoblastic leukemia, The Wall Street Journal reports. When chemotherapy and a bone marrow transplant proved unsuccessful, physicians predicted she woulddie in a matter of…