(MENAFN - AFP) Young women in Western countries have caught up with their male counterparts in drinking habits, according to research published Tuesday.
Women aged 18-27 years old have almost reached parity with men of their age group in three categories of drinking -- the likelihood of consuming alcohol, the risk of problem drinking, and treatment for abuse.
(MENAFN - AFP) The British government approved a new third runway at London's Heathrow airport on Tuesday in a long-awaited decision that comes amid deep divisions and follows decades of debate over the issue.
"The government today announced its support for a new runway at Heathrow -- the first full length runway in the southeast since the Second World War," an official statement ...
(MENAFN - AFP) Europe must delay a summit this week when EU leaders hoped to sign the hotly-contested CETA free-trade deal with Canada, European Parliament President Martin Schulz told German radio on Tuesday.
"I don't think we'll have a solution this week," Schulz said in an interview on Deutschlandfunk radio. "That seems to me to be very, very difficult."