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Sharks can be 'social or solitary'

Wed, 2014-10-01 19:17
A UK study finds that the most feared predators in the sea have individual personalities, which determine how readily they socialise.

Top Bahrain rights activist arrested

Wed, 2014-10-01 17:45
Leading Bahraini human rights activist Nabeel Rajab is arrested over Twitter remarks deemed "denigrating" to government institutions.

Ebola: 'Five S Leone cases per hour'

Wed, 2014-10-01 17:42
Save the Children says healthcare demands are far outstripping supply in Sierra Leone and warns that the Ebola outbreak there is getting worse.

Young people 'lack workplace skills'

Wed, 2014-10-01 17:32
Young people lack workplace skills such as communication and team working, a study among employers suggests.

Mexico arrests drug syndicate leader

Wed, 2014-10-01 17:31
The Mexican authorities say they have captured the head of a notorious drug crime syndicate, Hector Beltran Leyva.

Ebola fight hit by aid cuts, MPs warn

Wed, 2014-10-01 17:20
Cuts in the amount of health aid the UK provides to Liberia and Sierra Leone have "compromised the fight" to stop the spread of the Ebola virus, MPs warn.

Pimco investors withdraw record sum

Wed, 2014-10-01 17:09
Bond giant Pimco saw its investors withdraw a record $23.5bn (£14.5bn) in funds after manager Bill Gross abruptly left the company last month.

Can antidepressants treat cancer?

Wed, 2014-10-01 16:25
Can antidepressants treat brain tumours?

Texas children 'monitored for Ebola'

Wed, 2014-10-01 16:24
Five children in Texas who came into contact with the Liberian man infected with Ebola are being monitored at home.

Warsaw Uprising: 'There were flames everywhere'

Wed, 2014-10-01 16:22
RAF veterans who risked their lives to help Polish resistance

The strange world of super-specialist cutlery

Wed, 2014-10-01 16:21
The strange world of super-specialist cutlery

Call for universal credit delay

Wed, 2014-10-01 16:15
Deputy First Minister Nicola Sturgeon calls for a major UK welfare reform to be put on hold in Scotland.

Horowitz to write new Bond novel

Wed, 2014-10-01 15:54
Anthony Horowitz, best-selling author of the Alex Rider teenage spy adventures, becomes the latest writer invited to pen a new James Bond novel.

UK universities slip down rankings

Wed, 2014-10-01 15:53
Three UK universities lose their place in the top 200 of a global higher education league table while elite universities hold their ground.

Over 500 GP practices 'risk closure'

Wed, 2014-10-01 15:52
Hundreds of GP practices are at risk of closure because of the ageing workforce, doctors' leaders say.

Head of US Secret Service resigns

Wed, 2014-10-01 15:42
Secret Service director Julia Pierson resigns as criticism of the agency intensified following several high-profile security lapses.

Rio 2016 Olympics "are on track"

Wed, 2014-10-01 15:15
The International Olympic Committee says it is satisfied with the progress made by Rio de Janeiro in its preparations for the 2016 Olympics.

VIDEO: Smartphone beacons beckon you

Wed, 2014-10-01 15:11
Click learns how to bend beacon technology to its bidding by turning a London Street into a musical wonderland.

In pictures: A journey through 19th Century Brazil

Wed, 2014-10-01 15:10
19th Century Brazil seen through the eyes of an Englishman

Will our cities be congestion-free?

Wed, 2014-10-01 15:09
Will our cities ever be congestion-free?