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'I change my disabled son's nappy on urine-soaked floors'

BBC - Fri, 2015-02-27 16:43
'I change my disabled son's nappy on urine-soaked floors'

Why Sam's 'wobbly brain' is important

BBC - Fri, 2015-02-27 16:39
Why everyone should be aware of Sam's symptoms

Singapore at 50: From swamp to skyscrapers

BBC - Fri, 2015-02-27 16:33
How a nation was built on a tropical swamp

What would Wittgenstein say about that dress?

BBC - Fri, 2015-02-27 15:37
The colour of "that dress" has been fascinating people all around the world, including Prof Barry C Smith of the University of London's Institute of Philosophy.

VIDEO: Why we saw it differently - in 45 secs

BBC - Fri, 2015-02-27 15:11
A debate has raged on social media over the colour of a dress which looks different to different people. The BBC's David Sillito - with the help of professor John Barbur - explains why we saw it differently, in 45 seconds.

VIDEO: Ester Rada: Israel's Ethiopian diva

BBC - Fri, 2015-02-27 15:11
Israel's Ester Rada thrills with rich music inspired by Africa beats

The 30-day worm and cricket diet

BBC - Fri, 2015-02-27 15:10
The 30-day worm, cricket and cockroach diet

How satire came to Muslim Azerbaijan

BBC - Fri, 2015-02-27 15:04
How biting satire reached Muslims 100 years ago

Why Arsenal feel stuck under Wenger

BBC - Fri, 2015-02-27 14:51
Performances are erratic, the fans are divided - so what are the big issues facing Arsenal and manager Arsene Wenger?

Spock 'boldly gone' and 'Jihadi John' hunt - papers

BBC - Fri, 2015-02-27 14:50
Most papers mark the death of Star Trek star Leonard Nimoy, who played Spock, and report the latest in the hunt for Mohammed Emwazi, or "Jihadi John".

'Progress' in US-Cuba diplomatic talks

BBC - Fri, 2015-02-27 14:19
Cuban and US diplomats are optimistic about progress at talks in Washington on restoring full relations between the two countries.

VIDEO: Teacher: 'Jihadi John' had therapy

BBC - Fri, 2015-02-27 14:19
The BBC has learned that Mohammed Emwazi, who has been identified as the Islamic State extremist 'Jihadi John', had anger management therapy at his secondary school in north-west London.

Missing man 'high risk to women'

BBC - Fri, 2015-02-27 13:36
Police are searching for a man missing for two weeks from Inverness who poses a "high risk" to women.

Fugitive fights may delay Cuba talks

BBC - Fri, 2015-02-27 13:31
Wanted men and women could hinder improved US-Cuba ties

Man Utd 'miss 20-goal striker'

BBC - Fri, 2015-02-27 13:30
Manchester United are out of the Premier League title race because they do not have a 20-goal striker, says Louis van Gaal.

Apps in pockets, bums on seats

BBC - Fri, 2015-02-27 13:20
Keeping cinema affordable after Orange Wednesday's demise

Pakistani massacre boy gets UK care

BBC - Fri, 2015-02-27 13:19
A Pakistani boy who was seriously wounded during a school massacre undergoes surgery in Birmingham, paid for by his country's government.

Jeb Bush survives grassroots gauntlet

BBC - Fri, 2015-02-27 13:11
Former Florida Governor Jeb Bush runs the conservative grassroots gauntlet at the CPAC conference in Washington, DC.

Russian politician Nemtsov shot dead

BBC - Fri, 2015-02-27 13:05
A leading Russian opposition politician, former deputy PM Boris Nemtsov, has been shot dead in Moscow, Russian officials say.

Ireland 11-8 England

BBC - Fri, 2015-02-27 12:45
Ireland gain revenge for their World Cup semi-final defeat by England with a narrow Women's Six Nations victory at Asbourne.

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