Commentary with E. David Cook

Dr. E. David Cook, a Fellow of Green College, Oxford and the first Holmes Professor of Faith and Learning at Wheaton College, gives his take on the day's most gripping news.

There were 150 cases of the Zika virus in 2014 in Brazil. Since last October, there have been 3,500 cases. 20 countries are affected mostly in... More

Denmark’s Parliament overwhelmingly voted to approve an attempt to curb the deluge of refugees fleeing from the wars in Africa and the Middle... More

Fertility doctors have applied for permission to use a controversial IVF procedure. It may improve the chances of older women having babies by... More

Snowmageddon or Snowzilla has paralysed the North Eastern Coast of America. Washington DC and New York ground to a halt. The store shelves were... More

The Human Fertilisation and Embryology Authority are considering allowing genetic editing of human embryos. These are leftover embryos from IVF... More

The USA has little to match British pomp and ceremony. One set-piece theatre is the annual State of the Union Address. The President speaks to... More

Wedding bells are in the air and Rupert Murdoch, the media tycoon is to marry Jerry Hall, the actress and model. He is a sprightly 84 and this... More

El Chapo has been recaptured as leading drug baron and, one of the world’s most wanted criminals was captured again in Mexico. He claimed he... More

David Bowie died of cancer. The 69 year old embodied the charisma and reality of Rock and Roll. He was a singer, song-writer, Broadway and film... More

Prince George has started school at Westacre Montessori School in Norfolk where his grandmother, Diana, had been a teaching assistant. Like his... More