“Scientists are not natural politicians… but they solve problems,” says one of the record number running in the US mid-term elections.
Image copyright Getty Images Japan’s cabinet has approved draft legislation to loosen the country’s immigration rules. The relaxed laws would create two new visa categories to allow foreigners in sectors with labour shortages to enter the country. Japan has restrictive immigration laws and accepts few workers from other countries. But new rules could allow blue-collar […]
Image copyright Reuters Image caption The airline boss’s youngest daughter was involved in a water-throwing incident this month The CEO of Korean Air says his two daughters are resigning after separate incidents that led to allegations of abuse of power inside the company. Police are investigating the youngest daughter, Cho Hyun-min, after she allegedly splashed […]
Image copyright Missouri Department of Corrections Image caption Russell Bucklew argued that his medical condition would make death by lethal injection extremely painful The US Supreme Court has ruled that a convicted murderer on death row in Missouri does not have a right to a “painless death”. The ruling clears the way for the execution […]