Ranagul Karman and her family are settling into their new home in Kashgar in Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region in northwest China.
Out of the mountains, out of poverty
Attacks by mental health patients on National Health Service (NHS) staff at Wales' largest health board halved in five years.
Assaults on north Wales NHS mental health staff halved in five years
A landmark report on the state of ageing in Britain warned that a significant proportion of people are at risk of spending later life in poverty, ill-health and hardship.
Report: Millions in Britain at risk of poor-quality later life
"A healthy community requires healthy soil." This idea spurred a consortium of researchers, farmers, and community garden practitioners to dive into the challenges — and opportunities — of urban agriculture.
What do gardens bring to urban ecosystems?
Climate change is often talked about in terms of averages — like the goal set by the Paris Agreement to limit the Earth's temperature increase to 2°C.
Study reviews the potential impacts of future heat waves on humans and wildlife
Sales of synthetic chemicals will double over the next 12 years with alarming implications for health and the environment, according to a global study that highlights government failures to rein in the industry behind plastics, pesticides and cosmetics.
Surge in chemical use ‘a threat to health and environment’
South Korea’s police said they are considering restricting elderly people's driving at night and on expressways as part of measures to improve the nation's traffic safety.
South Korean police consider restricting elderly driving at night, on expressways
Chinese courts have issued 3,718 personal safety protection orders as of 2018 since the country's domestic violence law went into effect in March 2016, according to a report by China Women's News on Tuesday.
China issues 3,718 safety orders to protect domestic violence victims
Twenty post-primary schools across Northern Ireland are to get extra places for new pupils in 2019.
Post-primary schools in Northern Ireland get pupil boost

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