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Environmentalism

Reports: ISIS retakes ancient Syrian city of Palmyra

<b>(CNN) —</b> ISIS forces have retaken the ancient city of Palmyra in Syria, according to Syrian government media, the ISIS media wing and a human rights monitor.<p>Syrian news agency SANA reported that over 4,000 militants swarmed the city from "various directions," despite having suffered heavy losses …

Middle East

Tenerife with a twist: winter sun, plus wildlife and wine

A world away from the Canary Islands’ touristy Tenerife, the north offers cloud forests, lava fields, vineyards and friendly towns – and some winter sunbathing, too<p>We are racing along the coast road, passing banana plantations, goat herders, little bars, and whitewashed houses. To our right the …

National Parks

Fans give verdict on ‘Rogue One’ as ‘Star Wars’ spin-off film premieres in Los Angeles

Movie hits cinemas worldwide on Friday (December 16)<p>Fans have been giving their verdicts following the weekend’s premiere of <i>Rogue One: A Star Wars</i> …

Star Wars Anthology Series

BCC forecasts UK economy to grow at 1.1% in 2017, the weakest GDP growth since the financial crisis

BCC says the general slowdown in the UK economy will be amid Brexit uncertainty and higher inflation.<p>The UK economy will grow at 1.1% in 2017, …

EU migrants who arrive after triggering of Article 50 should not stay permanently, says report

Any EU citizen travelling to the UK after Theresa May triggers Article 50 should not be allowed to permanently stay in the UK after Brexit, a major inquiry concludes today.<p>Amid growing fears of a “surge” of EU migrants travelling to the UK to take advantage of an expected amnesty, a major report by …