Meningitis plea

Medical leaders and charities make urgent call for vaccination against bacterial infection that kills in hours

Safety rules stop rescue helicopters landing at hospitals

Patients face delays in receiving life-saving treatment because helicopters in the UK’s search-and-rescue fleet are barred from landing at many hospitals.

Duterte: I threw a man out of a helicopter

Don’t take our leader too literally, aides to the foul-mouthed, fiery-tempered and highly popular Philippine president have sometimes advised.