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Fifa probes Suarez 'biting' incident

Tue, 2014-06-24 20:23
Football's governing body Fifa opens disciplinary proceedings against Uruguay's Luis Suarez over an alleged biting incident during the World Cup match against Italy.

Heads' concern over pupil anxiety

Tue, 2014-06-24 19:34
Four out of five head teachers in England (80%) are concerned about pupils in their schools who are suffering from anxiety disorders, a survey finds.

Vampire bats lose bitter taste

Tue, 2014-06-24 19:32
Vampire bats' strict blood diet makes them lose much of their ability to taste bitter flavours, scientists show.

Screenings 'do not harm theatres'

Tue, 2014-06-24 19:29
Cinema screenings of plays from the National Theatre do not tempt fans away from regional theatres, new research suggests.

Glastonbury: 11 acts to watch

Tue, 2014-06-24 19:26
11 acts to watch, away from the main stage

Doctors face new language checks

Tue, 2014-06-24 19:23
New powers allowing the medical regulator to check doctors' English language skills come into force, in a move hailed as an "important milestone".

VIDEO: US working on Sudan apostasy exit

Tue, 2014-06-24 17:58
The US says it is working with Sudan to ensure a woman freed from death row can leave the country,

Disbelief and denial: Inside the Suarez storm

Tue, 2014-06-24 16:35
"Four hundred journalists turned their heads in collective disbelief - did he really just do what I think he did?"

VIDEO: World Cup first-timers lose but party on

Tue, 2014-06-24 16:35
The World Cup may be ending early for Bosnia-Hercegovina but the country's fans will never forget their first trip to football's global party.

Right-to-die: For and against

Tue, 2014-06-24 16:29
An argument for assisted suicide, and one against

A craze for 'loom bands'

Tue, 2014-06-24 16:23
What's behind playground bracelet craze?

'No helmet' cycling ad ban reversed

Tue, 2014-06-24 15:51
A ruling against a safe cycling advert which showed a rider without a helmet is overturned by the Advertising Standards Authority.

Scot to have double hand transplant

Tue, 2014-06-24 15:45
Scottish woman Corinne Hutton is to be the first person in the UK to have a double hand transplant, BBC Scotland reveals.

US special forces arrive in Iraq

Tue, 2014-06-24 15:37
The first US troops deployed to assist the Iraqi army in combating a growing Sunni militant insurgency have arrived, the Pentagon says.

Today at the World Cup: Your at-a-glance guide

Tue, 2014-06-24 15:37
Who is playing? How can you watch? Who does our expert think will win? Everything you need on day 14 of the 2014 Fifa World Cup.

Suarez in World Cup 'bite' controversy

Tue, 2014-06-24 15:31
Uruguay's Luis Suarez appears to bite Giorgio Chiellini during a match which sees Italy knocked out of the World Cup.

Ivory Coast coach Lamouchi steps down

Tue, 2014-06-24 15:23
Sabri Lamouchi steps down as Ivory Coast head coach after the Africans fail to reach the World Cup last 16, losing to Greece.

VIDEO: When bees swarm, 'who you gonna call?'

Tue, 2014-06-24 15:13
When bees swarm urban areas, the DC Beekeepers Alliance keeps both humans and bees safe. The BBC spoke to beekeepers and city dwellers who found an unexpected common bond over buzzing bees.

The Italian town with an English secret

Tue, 2014-06-24 15:10
The Italian town with an English secret

VIDEO: Where donkeys power the internet

Tue, 2014-06-24 15:10
Herdsmen in Turkey are using solar panels tethered to donkeys to power their internet sessions.
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