'CATASTROPHIC': SIERRA LEONE SELLS RAINFOREST FOR CHINESE FISH PLANT
Controversial deal with China would be 'disastrous' for fishing and protected rainforest, say opponents A $55m (39m) deal struck by the government of Sierra Leone with China to build an industrial fishing harbour on 100 hectares (250 acres) of beach and protected rainforest has been criticised as . . .
KEIR STARMER VOWS ALL-NEW LABOUR MANIFESTO AND ECONOMIC OFFER
Party leader says new blueprint for power will not draw on those of either Jeremy Corbyn or Tony Blair Keir Starmer has said Labour will have a completely new blueprint for power not based on previous manifestos, as he told activists he would spend the summer making extended visits to places the . . .
TROUBLE BREWS BETWEEN TRAPPIST MONKS AND BELGIAN MINERAL EMPIRE
David and Goliath legal battle ensues as silent religious order seeks to protect the taste of its beer For a decade the monks of Notre-Dame de Saint-Remy, in Rochefort, south Belgium - one of only 14 abbeys in the world producing Trappist beer - have been fighting with a quarry owner over the . . .