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VIDEO: Ashya King 'has really come along'

BBC - Fri, 2014-10-24 06:07
Ashya King's father said his son "has really come along" while under going proton beam therapy in Prague.

'Millions of Ebola vaccines' in 2015

BBC - Fri, 2014-10-24 05:57
Millions of doses of experimental Ebola vaccines will be produced by the end of 2015, the World Health Organization has announced.

Why do professional sportsmen try trick shots?

BBC - Fri, 2014-10-24 05:40
Why do professional sportsmen try trick shots?

Dozens monitored for Ebola in Mali

BBC - Fri, 2014-10-24 05:20
Dozens of people are being monitored in Mali after the nation confirmed a two-year-old girl as its first Ebola case.

VIDEO: Phones off to mark Jewish Sabbath

BBC - Fri, 2014-10-24 05:19
The global Jewish community is being encouraged to observe the Sabbath a little more strictly from sunset on Friday.

Briton in Thai cosmetic surgery death

BBC - Fri, 2014-10-24 05:19
A British woman understood to have gone to Thailand for cosmetic surgery has died in an operation, Thai officials say.

VIDEO: The Indian coal mines in Australia

BBC - Fri, 2014-10-24 05:18
Several large Indian companies are developing their own mines in Australia, but environmentalists are concerned for the future of the Great Barrier Reef.

Alvin Stardust album gets early release

BBC - Fri, 2014-10-24 05:13
The release of Alvin Stardust's final album, his first in 30 years, is brought forward following his death.

Why is the UK being asked for more money?

BBC - Fri, 2014-10-24 05:12
Why is the UK being asked for more money?

VIDEO: The Queen sends her first tweet

BBC - Fri, 2014-10-24 05:05
The Queen's has sent her first tweet - sent through the @BritishMonarchy account - heralding the launch of a major new exhibition at London's Science Museum.

VIDEO: Man starts fire at petrol station

BBC - Fri, 2014-10-24 04:56
CCTV footage showing the moment a man started a fire at a petrol station has been released by police.

VIDEO: Wood: Time for Wales to step up

BBC - Fri, 2014-10-24 04:37
The majority of people in Wales want to see their assembly take on more powers, says the leader of Plaid Cymru.

Canada attack 'not linked to IS'

BBC - Fri, 2014-10-24 04:27
Canada's foreign minister tells the BBC there is no evidence so far that the man behind gun attacks in Ottawa was linked to Middle Eastern jihadists.

Daniel Pearl murder suspect released

BBC - Fri, 2014-10-24 04:24
One of the suspects in the murder of American journalist Daniel Pearl, beheaded in 2002, is set free by an anti-terrorism court in Pakistan.

First transplant of 'dead' heart

BBC - Fri, 2014-10-24 04:00
Surgeons in Australia say they have performed the first heart transplant using a "dead heart".

VIDEO: Police spy 'was paid to love me'

BBC - Fri, 2014-10-24 03:58
The Metropolitan Police is to pay more than £400,000 to a woman whose child was fathered by a man who she did not know was an undercover police officer.

GDP rises by 0.7% in third quarter

BBC - Fri, 2014-10-24 03:22
The economy expanded at a slower pace in in the three months to 30 September following a 0.9% rise in the second quarter, the ONS said.

El Clasico in numbers

BBC - Fri, 2014-10-24 03:07
Ronaldo's hot streak, Messi's record, 500 million watching and mega assets on the pitch - Real Madrid v Barca has everything.

VIDEO: Crossbow bolt shot dog recovering

BBC - Fri, 2014-10-24 03:04
A Staffordshire bull terrier shot through the skull with a crossbow bolt is making a "miraculous" recovery following surgery.

Week in pictures: 18-24 October 2014

BBC - Fri, 2014-10-24 03:02
Top news images from 18-24 October