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NHS staff to stage four-hour strike

Sun, 2014-10-12 19:13
Thousands of NHS workers in England and Northern Ireland, including nurses, midwives and ambulance staff, will strike later in a dispute over pay.

Liberia strike threat over Ebola

Sun, 2014-10-12 18:56
Liberian officials appeal to medical staff not to strike over the risk fee paid to them for treating Ebola patients, as the health crisis continues.

Cameron pledge to help weak schools

Sun, 2014-10-12 17:57
Wider and more rapid powers of intervention to improve failing schools in England are being proposed by Prime Minister David Cameron.

Morales claims Bolivia election win

Sun, 2014-10-12 17:52
Bolivia's President Evo Morales claims election victory and a third term in office, as votes are counted and exit polls show him winning.

More people 'trafficked for labour'

Sun, 2014-10-12 16:39
More than four in 10 victims of human trafficking in England and Wales were involved in forced labour, according to a report by the Salvation Army.

Nationalists ahead in Bosnian poll

Sun, 2014-10-12 16:15
Nationalist candidates are ahead as results are tallied in Bosnia's national and local elections, two decades after the country's civil war.

UK's 'Greatest Geosites' announced

Sun, 2014-10-12 16:10
Which are the UK and Ireland's top 100 geological sites?

Voting age 'should be extended'

Sun, 2014-10-12 16:07
Voting in all elections should be extended to include 16 and 17-year-olds, following the independence referendum, a study suggests.

VIDEO: Time marches on for watchmaker Titan

Sun, 2014-10-12 16:04
While Indian watchmaker HMT winds up business, Sameer Hashmi visits its slick, domestic rival, Titan.

NHS ruling on new breast cancer drug

Sun, 2014-10-12 16:02
Women in Scotland with a particular type of terminal breast cancer find out whether they will get a pioneering treatment through the NHS.

Government seeks buyer for Eurostar

Sun, 2014-10-12 15:48
The UK government is seeking buyers for its 40% stake in the cross-Channel passenger train operator Eurostar to help boost the public finances.

Should spy-planes fight US crime?

Sun, 2014-10-12 15:41
Hi-res surveillance system causes US controversy

Azerbaijan targets pro-democracy groups

Sun, 2014-10-12 15:26
Oil-rich Azerbaijan arrests critics while chairing Council of Europe

Pistorius sentence: Jail or Olympic training?

Sun, 2014-10-12 15:19
Will he be jailed or could he compete in Brazil Olympics?

How in a single year did life expectancy in the US dropped by 12 years?

Sun, 2014-10-12 15:13
Why did life expectancy in the US drop by 12 years after WW1

Company bosses 'earn 120 times more'

Sun, 2014-10-12 15:04
Directors of the top 100 UK companies now earn 120 times the average sum earned by their employees, according to a report by Incomes Data Services.

VIDEO: Court to start Pistorius sentencing

Sun, 2014-10-12 15:04
Karin Giannone looks ahead to the sentencing of the South African athlete Oscar Pistorius.

VIDEO: Dementia care training concerns

Sun, 2014-10-12 15:04
BBC Inside Out examines the quality of training and care on offer to people with dementia in care homes and hospitals.

VIDEO: Sir Ian Botham on his dad's dementia

Sun, 2014-10-12 15:03
Former cricketer Sir Ian Botham has been speaking about his father's dementia and how difficult it was to cope with the deteriorating condition.

More men 'face lonely old age'

Sun, 2014-10-12 15:03
Increasing numbers of men are facing loneliness and isolation in their old age, suggests research.