The Surrogate: It's about sex

Sex is at the centre of award winning film ‘The Surrogate’, which tells the real life story of a polio stricken journalist, who hires a professional


Maastricht with hindsight

European figures have been commemorating the 20th anniversary of the signing of the Maastricht Treaty, which led to the creation of the euro, in


New therapies

Could hypnosis become the preferred method for pain relief in maternity wards throughout the world? A hospital in Lille is trying out the drug free


Upbeat forecast from Toyota

Toyota, Japan’s biggest carmaker, has said it sees its full-year profit being much better than it had previously predicted. That is because of cut


Gloomy outlook from UBS

Swiss bank UBS says a restructuring of its investment banking business had failed to give it the improvements hoped for. That division have been

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Taiwan's Lantern Festival

A laser light show accompanied by a 21-metre-tall dragon lamp illuminated the Taipei skyline as Taiwanese residents celebrated the annual Lantern