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Ebola fight hit by aid cuts, MPs warn

3 hours 8 sec ago
Cuts in the amount of health aid the UK provides to Liberia and Sierra Leone have "compromised the fight" to stop the spread of the Ebola virus, MPs warn.

Pimco investors withdraw record sum

3 hours 10 min ago
Bond giant Pimco saw its investors withdraw a record $23.5bn (£14.5bn) in funds after manager Bill Gross abruptly left the company last month.

Can antidepressants treat cancer?

3 hours 55 min ago
Can antidepressants treat brain tumours?

Warsaw Uprising: 'There were flames everywhere'

3 hours 57 min ago
RAF veterans who risked their lives to help Polish resistance

The strange world of super-specialist cutlery

3 hours 58 min ago
The strange world of super-specialist cutlery

Call for universal credit delay

4 hours 4 min ago
Deputy First Minister Nicola Sturgeon calls for a major UK welfare reform to be put on hold in Scotland.

Horowitz to write new Bond novel

4 hours 25 min ago
Anthony Horowitz, best-selling author of the Alex Rider teenage spy adventures, becomes the latest writer invited to pen a new James Bond novel.

UK universities slip down rankings

4 hours 26 min ago
Three UK universities lose their place in the top 200 of a global higher education league table while elite universities hold their ground.

Over 500 GP practices 'risk closure'

4 hours 27 min ago
Hundreds of GP practices are at risk of closure because of the ageing workforce, doctors' leaders say.

Indian officials wield brooms against dirt

4 hours 37 min ago
India is set to launch a nationwide campaign to clean up the country on 2 October, the birthday of Mahatma Gandhi, but many of the country's bureaucrats are not happy about it, writes the BBC's Geeta Pandey in Delhi.

Rio 2016 Olympics "are on track"

5 hours 4 min ago
The International Olympic Committee says it is satisfied with the progress made by Rio de Janeiro in its preparations for the 2016 Olympics.

VIDEO: Smartphone beacons beckon you

5 hours 8 min ago
Click learns how to bend beacon technology to its bidding by turning a London Street into a musical wonderland.

In pictures: A journey through 19th Century Brazil

5 hours 9 min ago
19th Century Brazil seen through the eyes of an Englishman

Will our cities be congestion-free?

5 hours 11 min ago
Will our cities ever be congestion-free?

Argentina bank governor resigns

5 hours 12 min ago
Argentina's central bank governor Juan Carlos Fabrega resigns after less than a year in the job, as the country's economic troubles pile up.

EU commissioner: Nude celebs 'dumb'

5 hours 13 min ago
Celebrities who had intimate pictures of themselves leaked onto the internet were "dumb" for taking them, the EU's new digital commissioner says.

Lyth and Lees given PCA awards

5 hours 14 min ago
Yorkshire batsmen Adam Lyth and Alex Lees are named the PCA's player and young player of the year respectively.

Devil worship on the man-eating mountain

5 hours 15 min ago
Devil worship in the tunnels of the man-eating mountain

Job hunting the big data way

5 hours 16 min ago
How data crunching is dictating our job prospects

Executive 'to go into red' warning

1 October 2014 - 11:57pm
The Treasury has been formally warned that the Northern Ireland Executive is on track to go into the red by the end of this financial year.