Defend Israel-Palestine two-state system says Abbas

Defend Israel-Palestine two-state system says Abbas

Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas has called on the international community to defend the Israel-Palestine two-state solution in an address at the opening of the 34th session of the United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC). His comments come after promises that US president Donald Trump made during his leadership campaign to...

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Congolese president cancels election over ‘high cost’

Congolese president cancels election over ‘high cost’

Repeatedly delayed elections in the Democratic Republic of the Congo face another obstacle after the budget minister said he doubted whether the country could find the £1.5 billion that the government claim is required to hold a poll this year. Joseph Kabila has been president since his father was assassinated...

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State-of-the-art knee unit reopens at The Wellington Hospital

State-of-the-art knee unit reopens at The Wellington Hospital

The Wellington Hospital’s Knee Unit, the only dedicated knee surgery unit, was reopened on March 1 by celebrity ex-patient Jodie Kidd following extensive refurbishment. The unit, which was originally established 25 years ago to serve the local population in St John’s Wood, offers everything from diagnosis right through to surgery...

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Chelsea children celebrate World Book Day

Chelsea children celebrate World Book Day

Children at The Hampshire School, Chelsea, celebrated World Book Day, dressing up as their favourite book character in celebration of a love for reading. The day was met with enthusiasm from pupils and staff alike, with a wide variety of fancy dress costumes on display. Children in the main school...

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