FACTS OF THE DAY

16 January 2017

Theresa May is to feature in a spread in the April edition of US Vogue. A lifetime subscription to Vogue was her chosen luxury on Desert Island Discs.

bbc.co.uk

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The European Parliament’s legal affairs committee has voted to grant legal status to robots as ‘electronic persons’, making them responsible for their actions.

independent.co.uk

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Around 100,000 Japanese people disappear without trace every year.

metro.co.uk