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Good Friday Agreement: Clinton visit marks anniversary

Good Friday Agreement: Clinton visit marks anniversary

Image caption Bertie Ahern, Tony Blair, Bill Clinton and George Mitchell are in Belfast for the anniversary The Good Friday Agreement was a "work of genius" which helped to preserve the concept of democracy, former US president Bill Clinton has said. He was addressing a Belfast conference to mark the 20th anniversary of the 1998…

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Marked increase in Scottish kidney transplants

Marked increase in Scottish kidney transplants

Image copyright Getty Images Kidney transplants from dead donors have reached record levels in Scotland, according to figures from NHS Blood and Transplant.In 2017-18, 208 such transplants were carried out. This represented a 27% rise on the previous year's figures.There was also an increase in the number of transplants from living donors, up from 86…

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India’s ‘sugarcane leopards’ prowl close to humans

India’s ‘sugarcane leopards’ prowl close to humans

Over the years, deforestation has driven large numbers of leopards into sugarcane fields in the western Indian state of Maharashtra. This has led to increased conflict with farmers living nearby, especially as the leopards often stray into people's homes in search of food. Video by Praveen Thakare and Parvez Ahmad

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