Who is shining a torch for women today?

The general election of 14 December 1918 saw the first votes cast by women in the UK. It was also the first time that women were eligible to stand for

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Brexit: No visa but Britons will pay €7 to travel to EU countries

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Holidaymakers will have to apply for an electronic permit to travel to the EU Britons will have to pay €7 (£6.30) every three years

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Wetherspoons fake accounts to be exposed

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption The pub chain said the parody accounts had caused it lots of issues The high court in London has ruled that Twitter must reveal

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Brexit: EU says no to May on renegotiating deal

Image copyright AFP European Union leaders have said the Brexit withdrawal agreement is “not open for renegotiation”, despite appeals from Theresa May. She wanted legal assurances on the Irish backstop

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Half of UK homes could get faster broadband

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Many people could get faster speeds but are not, Ofcom has found One in seven homes could be paying more than they need to

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China buys US soybeans for first time since trade war

Image copyright Reuters Image caption China’s purchase of 1.13 million tonnes of US soybeans has been hailed as a wonderful, great step by US officials. China has bought US soybeans

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Southwest Airlines flight U-turns after human heart discovery

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption The plane was reportedly in the air for about three hours A US passenger plane travelling from Seattle to Dallas was forced to turn

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How traffic lights became a million dollar idea

Traffic lights. They’ve been keeping road crossings safe for over a century. They make the firms that manufacture them over a billion dollars a year. But the first one was

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Why your pizza may never be delivered by drone

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption What happens if it drops them? For years tech companies such as Amazon, Alphabet and Uber have promised us delivery drones bringing goods to

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Maria Butina: Russian gun activist in US conspiracy case

Image copyright Reuters Image caption Maria Butina has been held in an adult detention centre in Virginia since July Maria Butina loves guns, has ties to a top Russian banker,

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