BMW workers to stage first UK strikes over pensions

Workers at BMW’s UK plants plan strike action over plans to close the company’s final salary pension scheme. Unite the union will call eight 24 hour strikes across four sites, starting on 19 April and ending on 24 May. It will be the first time that staff at BMW’s UK …

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Can sweat patches revolutionise diabetes?

Scientists have developed a sensor that can monitor blood sugar levels by analysing sweaty skin.But rather than a gym-soaked t-shirt, it needs just one millionth of a litre of sweat to do the testing.The team – in South Korea – showed the sensor was accurate and think it could eventually …

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