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Drug 'could cut drink dependence'

Thu, 2014-10-02 15:46
A pill designed to reduce alcohol consumption among problem drinkers looks set to be made available to NHS patients in England and Wales.

Sheeran album 2014's biggest so far

Thu, 2014-10-02 15:42
Ed Sheeran's album X overtakes Coldplay's Ghost Stories to make him the UK's top-selling artist of 2014 so far.

Cash incentives 'don't boost GCSEs'

Thu, 2014-10-02 15:41
Financial incentives do not boost teenagers' GCSE results and parents may be wasting their money, a study suggests.

Early HIV drugs are 'not a cure'

Thu, 2014-10-02 15:39
Giving drugs within hours of HIV infection is not a cure for HIV, according to doctors treating a baby in Milan.

GP out-of-hours care 'improving'

Thu, 2014-10-02 15:38
GP out-of-hours services in England are improving, but weaknesses still exist in certain areas of care, inspectors say.

N Korea 'not planning weapons tests'

Thu, 2014-10-02 15:38
North Korea is not planning any missile or nuclear tests, the country's envoy to the UN in Geneva, So Se Pyong, is quoted as saying.

Aids origin 'was 1920s Kinshasa'

Thu, 2014-10-02 15:37
The origin of the Aids pandemic has been traced back to 1920s Kinshasa, in what is now the Democratic Republic of Congo, scientists say.

Disabled pupils' behaviour 'a worry'

Thu, 2014-10-02 15:36
The behaviour of children with disabilities and learning difficulties often deteriorates when they start school, research suggests.

Hungry US bullfrog invasion spreads

Thu, 2014-10-02 15:18
Scientists report an invasion of voracious American bullfrogs along the Yellowstone River in the US state of Montana, posing a threat to native species.

Appeal saves Wedgwood collection

Thu, 2014-10-02 15:17
The Wedgwood collection is saved after reaching its £15.75m target in a month.

Marooned baboon: Africa's loneliest monkey

Thu, 2014-10-02 15:07
Meet Robinson - the loneliest monkey in Africa

VIDEO: Scientists create 'invisibility'

Thu, 2014-10-02 15:06
Scientists reveal how to make objects disappear, Tetris to become a movie and Assassin's Creed but starring cats. BBC Click has more.

Decc 'failed to get consumer value'

Thu, 2014-10-02 15:01
The government's decision to award billions of pounds of renewable energy contracts without a proper tendering process has left consumers out of pocket, MPs say.

Francis: The Pope's calling

Thu, 2014-10-02 15:01
Is Pope Francis the moderniser progressives hope for?

More pensioners to get energy help

Thu, 2014-10-02 15:00
An extra 200,000 pensioners will get help with their energy bills this winter, the government has announced.

VIDEO: Lagarde: Economic growth 'too low'

Thu, 2014-10-02 14:44
Christine Lagarde, head of the International Monetary Fund, tells the BBC's Katty Kay the global economy is doing less well than anticipated.

US skier Vonn makes new comeback

Thu, 2014-10-02 14:44
Lindsey Vonn returns to the slopes for the first time since admitting defeat in her battle to make the 2014 Winter Olympics.

Tottenham Hotspur 1-1 Besiktas

Thu, 2014-10-02 14:08
Former Chelsea striker Demba Ba scores a late penalty as Besiktas hold Tottenham to a 1-1 draw in the Europa League.

St Helens 30-12 Catalan Dragons

Thu, 2014-10-02 13:18
St Helens reach their second Super League Grand Final in four years after overcoming Catalan Dragons at Langtree Park.

Celtic 1-0 Dinamo Zagreb

Thu, 2014-10-02 12:57
Kris Commons scores early as Celtic hold on for a hard-fought Europa League victory against Dinamo Zagreb.
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