As the coronavirus outbreak sweeps across the globe, people are stockpiling disinfectant, preparing to self-isolate and cancelling their travel plans to affected countries.
No country offers a child both the chance of a healthy upbringing and an environment fit for their future, the World Health Organization (WHO) says.
A US firm has given scientific details of its "human composting" process for environmentally friendly funerals.
A new gene therapy has been used to treat patients with a rare inherited eye disorder which causes blindness.
US researchers have warned that the availability of sex robots with artificial intelligence (AI) poses a growing psychological and moral threat to individuals and society.
Even though this 'day of love' has most couples rushing to make each other happy with flowers, gifts and candies, the history of Valentine's Day is rather dicey.
The last date to buy a new petrol, diesel or hybrid car in the UK will be brought forward from 2040 to 2035, under government plans.
The US has approved its first treatment for peanut allergies in children.
Behold the Sun's convulsing surface at a level of detail never seen before!
Your lungs have an almost "magical" ability to repair the cancerous mutations caused by smoking - but only if you stop, say scientists.
India's top court has said cheetahs can be reintroduced in the country, 70 years after they were wiped out.
Devoted football fans experience such intense levels of physical stress while watching their team they could be putting themselves at risk of a heart attack, research suggests.
Scientists have fulfilled a mummified Egyptian priest's wish for life after death - by replicating his voice with artificial vocal chords.
The number of people infected with a new virus in China tripled over the weekend, with the outbreak spreading from Wuhan to other major cities.
Criticizing BNP, Awami League General Secretary Obaidul Quader said BNP lawmakers tearing up a copy of the budget in front of the National Parliament, in the name of protest, amounts to contempt of parliament.
Music director Shawkat Ali Emon has allegedly beaten up his wife Hridita Raza and kicked her out of home.