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Letter: Leave babies up to nature


Come back Frankenstein all is forgiven. Scientists say they are close to “manufacturing” a baby in a dish from stem cells taken from the skin of two males. Why?


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Vodafone boost for maternity pay

Vodafone is offering its employees an improved maternity pay package

Vodafone is to become one of the first multinationals to introduce a worldwide minimum level of maternity pay, it announced today.

Chinese revolution at Thomas Cook

A Chinese company has bought a stake in Thomas Cook

Chinese conglomerate Fosun is buying a 5% stake in Thomas Cook for £91.8 million as part of a deal which the travel operator hopes will help it cash in on China's £85 billion tourist market.