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Warning for Brits as Zika discovered in Kent



CHINA, HEALTH, UK October 20, 2016


(Photo: Asian Tiger Mosquito/Pixabay) A mosquito with eggs that could potentially transmit Zika has been discovered for the very first time in United Kingdom.  The eggs were discovered near Folkestone in Kent, south-east En...

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British Micro-Computer in China Link-up



BUSINESS, CHINA, UK October 19, 2016


(Photo: Pixabay) A British-made mini-computer is to be sold across the world and you too can make your own - as the devices' blueprints are being offered up for all to see.  The Micro Bit Educational Foundation is ensu...

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Europe's Red Planet Race while China Lands in Space



TECHNOLOGY, CHINA, UK October 19, 2016


(Main photo: Mars Probe/Pixabay) Europe is preparing to send a probe to Mars in the next few hours.  The European Space Agency (Esa) plans to launch robot Schiaparelli on a a 500 million km journey to reach the re...

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Burberry's boost thanks to Chinese Buyers



BUSINESS, CHINA, UK October 18, 2016


Luxury British brand Burberry has seen a hike in profits thanks to tourists from China taking advantage of the weakening pound.  The UK's exit from the European Union bore witness to the pound plummeting to a thirty year low...

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London Police in largest body-worn camera operation



UK, LONDON LIFE October 17, 2016


(Photo: Pixabay) The UK's Metropolitan Police Service is set to roll out the world's largest-scale operation of body-worn cameras in the force.  The overhaul has already been trialled for almost a year across 10 London boro...

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