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Staff cuts and bed shortages are leaving mental health services "under unprecedented strain", says the nurses' union.
It should be easier to remove the degree-awarding powers of universities that fail to meet academic and consumer standards, a report by Which? says.
The retreat that has hosted Indian pilgrims since the Crusades
Parents who refuse to vaccinate their children against polio
Concerns over pressures on hospital casualty departments and ambulance services trouble some papers, while others have their eye on proposals for tax cuts.
The BBC will provide comprehensive coverage of next year's Fifa Women's World Cup in Canada.
The Royal College of Nursing highlights a drop in the number of specialist mental health nurses in Scotland and calls for more investment.
Wales' defeat by New Zealand had little to do with luck and leaves Warren Gatland facing questions, writes Tom Fordyce.
Andrew North investigates the practice of bride trafficking in India.
The slaughter of 28 people on a bus in Kenya is an attempt to start a religious war, an adviser to President Uhuru Kenyatta tells the BBC.
Barcelona's Lionel Messi becomes the Spanish league's all-time top scorer with a hat-trick against Sevilla.
England secure their first win of the autumn as they see off Samoa 28-9 with a solid, if unspectacular, performance.
Wales slip to a 34-16 defeat to New Zealand at the Millennium Stadium - continuing a run of 61 years without a win over the All Blacks.
Despite saying her own lyrics were turned down, the singer says the project is "from a place of respectful intent".
A first away win under Louis van Gall puts Manchester United fourth in the Premier League, while Arsenal slip to eighth.
The NHS volunteers travelling to Sierra Leone
One of two nuclear power stations shut down after a crack was found in a boiler is safe to use again, say regulators.
Nico Rosberg believes team-mate Lewis Hamilton is the man under pressure heading into their title showdown in Abu Dhabi on Sunday.
More than 800 cats go on show at Birmingham's NEC in what is billed as the feline equivalent of Crufts.
A four-and-a-half month-old baby girl looked 'like something from Auschwitz' when found at her home in east London, a court is told.