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NHS backs multimillion pound drug

Wed, 2015-01-28 02:47
A drug costing millions of pounds per patient has been given the green light for use on the NHS by the medicines watchdog NICE.

First Lady headscarf row - do Saudis really care?

Wed, 2015-01-28 02:43
What Saudis really think about Michelle Obama's bare head

Kenya Christian broadcaster hacked

Wed, 2015-01-28 02:41
Suspected hackers briefly hijack a popular Christian radio station in Kenya, and play Islamic verses before it went off air.

US warns of more sanctions on Russia

Wed, 2015-01-28 02:41
US Treasury Secretary Jacob Lew threatens a possible extension of sanctions on Russia because of the escalation of violence in eastern Ukraine.

TV camera plans for Scottish courts

Wed, 2015-01-28 02:39
Some court cases could be shown live on television, under proposals put forward by Scotland's judges.

Attacks on Israeli-Lebanon border

Wed, 2015-01-28 02:27
An attack on an Israeli military vehicle wounds four solders near the Lebanon border and the Israeli army responds with shellfire.

National Gallery staff go on strike

Wed, 2015-01-28 02:25
Staff at the National Gallery in London are to stage a five-day strike in a row over plans to hand visitor services to a private company.

Mourinho fined £25,000 over comments

Wed, 2015-01-28 02:24
Chelsea boss Jose Mourinho is fined £25,000 by the Football Association over comments about a "campaign" to influence referees.

Couple charged with child cruelty

Wed, 2015-01-28 02:22
A couple are with child cruelty as part of a police investigation into the care system in north Wales.

Glitter sobs over child porn images

Wed, 2015-01-28 02:21
Gary Glitter breaks down in tears as he tries to explain to jurors why he had been in possession of child pornography images.

VIDEO: Home alone children rescued from fire

Wed, 2015-01-28 02:19
Fire fighters in Fresno, California save three children from a burning apartment.

Missing woman's partner in court

Wed, 2015-01-28 02:18
The partner of a mother-of-four who has been missing for six days appears in court charged with her murder.

Litvinenko: Russians 'still wanted'

Wed, 2015-01-28 02:16
British police are still investigating the death of Alexander Litvinenko and want to speak to two Russians suspected of his murder, an inquiry hears.

Two in court over 1991 Payne murder

Wed, 2015-01-28 01:55
Two men appear in court charged with the murder of 18-year-old Nicola Payne, who went missing in Coventry in 1991.

Harris attacks BBC books coverage

Wed, 2015-01-28 01:48
Novelist Robert Harris calls on the BBC to give books more coverage "at a time when they're really fighting like crazy for a bit of space".

Djokovic surges into semi-finals

Wed, 2015-01-28 01:47
Four-time champion Novak Djokovic beats Milos Raonic in straight sets to reach the Australian Open semi-finals.

Florida cat crawls out of grave

Wed, 2015-01-28 01:37
A cat in Florida who was presumed dead after being run over appears five days later having somehow escaped its grave.

Obama, Apple and the tax issue

Wed, 2015-01-28 01:33
The astonishing success of technology giant Apple raises again the issue of where it pays its taxes.

Real's Bale rules out Man Utd move

Wed, 2015-01-28 01:20
Real Madrid forward Gareth Bale rules out a move to Manchester United, saying he is "happy" at the Bernabeu.

Ambulance times 'worst on record'

Wed, 2015-01-28 01:18
New figures show the proportion of ambulances in Wales meeting the target response time for the most urgent calls are the worst on record.

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