News UK snow: Ice warning as commuter disruption expected 2017-12-12T02:21:54.000000000+00:00 A fifth day of wintry conditions could cause travel disruption, while hundreds of schools remain closed. Gove: I'll make Brexit work for animals too 2017-12-12T01:16:04.000000000+00:00 The environment secretary publishes legislation to recognise animal feelings in UK law. Meet India's dam-building grandmother 2017-12-12T00:26:21.000000000+00:00 The female social entrepreneur buildings dams for farms and villages across Rajasthan, India. Bitcoin: Does it really use more electricity than Ireland? 2017-12-12T00:25:02.000000000+00:00 Does the crypto-currency Bitcoin really use more electricity than Ireland? Syrian army deserters on why they had to escape the civil war 2017-12-12T00:22:41.000000000+00:00 Seif and Ghadir both deserted the "slavery" of the Syrian Army and fled the country. Viewpoint: India court disregards woman's right to choose husband 2017-12-12T00:17:16.000000000+00:00 The courts are questioning a Hindu woman's decision to convert to Islam and marry a Muslim man. Hunting the shipwrecks of the slave trade 2017-12-12T00:09:33.000000000+00:00 Marine archaeologists in Senegal are diving on the wrecks of ships used in the transatlantic slave trade. 'Worrying alarm call' for world's birds on brink of extinction 2017-12-12T00:09:15.000000000+00:00 Seabirds such as the kittiwake are being pushed to the brink of extinction, say conservationists. Migrants face frozen border crossing 2017-12-12T00:08:21.000000000+00:00 Migrants attempt to cross from Italy to France through the mountains in sub zero temperatures. Renting a home: How much space will £100 buy you? 2017-12-12T00:05:17.000000000+00:00 The equivalent of a small garden shed in London, but five times that in Bradford.