Why are the Chinese buying fewer cars?

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption The fact that President Trump’s limousine is a Cadillac is said to have helped the US carmaker’s sales in China If you’re selling Cadillacs in China, it helps that the US president is driven around in one. Cao Chenyi, the boss of a Cadillac dealership near Shanghai, told me […]

Divers find India mine worker body

Image copyright Reuters Image caption The miners have been trapped since mid-December Indian navy divers have found the body of a worker who was trapped with 14 others inside a flooded coal mine in the north-eastern state of Meghalaya. The men had entered the illegal pit, known as a “rat hole”, on 13 December, and […]

London state school secures 41 Oxbridge offers

Image caption Forty one students at the London state school have received offers from Oxbridge “Both of my mums were so excited,” says Dorcas Shodeinde. “First I rang my foster mum and then I rang my actual mum,” she explains. Dorcas has been in care since she was 14 and has just received an offer […]