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Disaster doctor sent into hospital

Thu, 2015-04-16 16:20
A doctor usually deployed for major disasters is sent into Worcestershire Royal Hospital's A and E department.

'Preventable rabies kills 160 per day'

Thu, 2015-04-16 16:19
More than 160 people die every day from rabies, despite it being a preventable disease, says a report by the Global Alliance for Rabies Control.

Fewer drivers punished for mobile use

Thu, 2015-04-16 16:03
The number of drivers given penalty points for using mobile phones at the wheel fell by 24% last year in England and Wales, police figures suggest.

A rescue in the rubble of Oklahoma City

Thu, 2015-04-16 15:57
Saving a woman's life after the Oklahoma bombing

Quiz of the week's news

Thu, 2015-04-16 15:56
What's the secret of the candy-striped house?

The officer who refused to lie about being black

Thu, 2015-04-16 15:53
The officer who refused to lie about being black

Sturgeon's offer to Miliband examined

Thu, 2015-04-16 15:48
SNP leader Nicola Sturgeon's use of a TV election debate to set out of the terms of her proposals to work with Ed Miliband attracts headlines.

Vigil to be held for Karen Buckley

Thu, 2015-04-16 15:22
A candlelit vigil is to be held in Glasgow's George Square after the death of student Karen Buckley whose body was found by police on Thursday.

Labour to launch Scottish manifesto

Thu, 2015-04-16 15:19
Jim Murphy is to unveil Scottish Labour's manifesto with a claim that people north of the border could "unlock change" by voting for his party on 7 May.

Festival payment complaints persist

Thu, 2015-04-16 15:18
The Big Burns Supper festival encounters fresh complaints about the time it has taken to pay some of the acts at this year's event.

Children 'put off sport by parents'

Thu, 2015-04-16 15:18
Children as young as eight are being put off sport by the behaviour of their parents, a new study has found.

Could a ‘miracle tree’ help end malnutrition

Thu, 2015-04-16 15:08
Could the moringa help eradicate malnutrition in Zambia?

AA: Drivers' pockets being plundered

Thu, 2015-04-16 15:03
The AA has accused fuel retailers of "plundering drivers' pockets" by putting up the price of petrol and diesel disproportionately.

'Win more important than record'

Thu, 2015-04-16 15:03
Beating West Indies is more important than James Anderson breaking the England wicket record, says Gary Ballance.

VIDEO: BBC election debate in two minutes

Thu, 2015-04-16 14:52
A two minute summary of the 2015 General Election debate.

Why you should watch FA Cup semi-finals

Thu, 2015-04-16 14:37
Semi-finals have long been the stage for memorable upsets, will there be two more this weekend?

Dyke continues to look at Rooney rule

Thu, 2015-04-16 14:36
FA chairman Greg Dyke reiterates his desire to see greater opportunities for black and ethnic minority players in football.

Han Solo in new Star Wars trailer

Thu, 2015-04-16 14:02
Star Wars fans are given a first glimpse of Han Solo in the new trailer for The Force Awakens - the first film in the new series of the sci-fi franchise.

Chelsea suffer most online abuse

Thu, 2015-04-16 13:36
Chelsea receive more social media abuse than any other Premier League club, a new study by Kick It Out shows.

Murs and Flack to host X Factor

Thu, 2015-04-16 13:30
Olly Murs and Caroline Flack are confirmed as the new presenters of The X Factor

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