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First woman bishop likely next year
General Synod rule changes should enable the appointment of the first women bishops next year, it is claimed

First woman bishop likely next year

The first female Church of England bishop is likely to be appointed in 2015, a senior official has said.

World news

Ebola vaccine may be ready in 2015

Ebola vaccine may be ready in 2015

Millions of doses of two experimental Ebola vaccines could be ready in 2015, the World Health Organisation (WHO) has said.

Sport news

Martinez hails 'incredible' fans

Martinez hails 'incredible' fans

Everton boss Roberto Martinez expressed his "immense pride" for the club's "incredible" fans after a turbulent 24 hours building up to Thursday evening's 0-0 Europa League draw at Lille.

Business news

TSB hails current account boost

TSB hails current account boost

TSB hailed an above-target performance in the current account market today but said it was being held back by the low level of switching among UK bank customers.

Technology news

'Smart deficit could cost UK £9bn'

'Smart deficit could cost UK £9bn'

The UK economy stands to lose more than £9 billion over the next 12 months unless more is done to increase the adoption of smart technology, according to new findings by electronics giant Samsung.

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